John Underkoffler is a founder and ex-CEO of Oblong Industries, an award-winning maker of multi-stream, gesture-based collaboration solutions. Oblong’s technological expertise built on 10 years of his work at the MIT Media Lab. John also was a science advisor to blockbusters including Iron Man, The Hulk, and Minority Report.

In this episode, John describes the early days of Oblong Industries, shares his opinion on the impediments for big ideas in a current startup ecosystem, talks about the future breakthrough of UI, and explains who would be responsible for the disruption in the UI space.

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