How to Win Half a Million Dollars from Magic Leap

3 Tips for Understanding Magic Leap's Independent Creator Program

If there’s one thing you can say about Magic Leap, it’s that the company is not afraid to spend money. Having already secured $2.3 billion in investment rounds for its recently launched Magic Leap One augmented reality headset, it is now running a contest to determine which independent AR developers it will invest in to create content for the device. The total pot of prize money is $500,000, to be doled out in grants of anywhere from $20,000 to the whole $500,000. Applications are being accepted now through December 15, 2018.

So how can AR developers increase their odds of winning? As in any game, you’re more likely to win if you understand the rules. Having read through those rules, here are my top three tips for increasing your chances:…

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