There's a lot of lingo around the wider web (which is itself lingo) so this is one of a series of short definition posts.
Immersive displays include opaque head mounted displays like current virtual reality systems, see-through xrglasses, projection domes and CAVES, and any other display that surrounds you and gives you a view into a real and/or virtual environment.
"Immersive display" is a less specific term than "xrglasses", which are only see-through and only head-worn.
Immersive is one of the three display modes on the wider web:
Develop wider web apps for three display modes (flat, portal, and immersive) using just your desktop browser.
As we watch growth companies flourish and then disappear when acquired or sold for parts it seems useful to have a name for companies that actively choose to make tools that are durable and anti-fragile.
Using Three.js to build a reusable border geometry for spatial UIs!
🌸 Updated potassium style system (KSS), now with margins!
🌸 The path to the vNext
🌸 A couple of new spatial controls
🌸 A brief intro to the existing samples
🌸 Building UI components that work in flat, portal, and immersive display modes