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Jargon matters: Don’t let words overwhelm meaning

Jargon is important and helpful, but it’s also easy to abuse. How do you know if you’re jargoning correctly?

ARCore In Reality

Google’s ARCore takes on Apple’s ARKit |
The In Reality Podcast

Marxent's In Reality Podcast features industry news, commentary, and perspective from AR/VR veterans and experts.

Augmented Reality News: Star Wars Jedi Challenge

AR News: Star Wars, iPhone 8 and more

Augmented Reality News is a periodic digest highlighting interesting news stories about AR as reported in the mainstream press.


Who wants to go to a meeting? No one!

Here are 8 tips to make meetings less painful and more productive.

Augmented Reality News: Marines Using Hololens

AR News: War, Religion, Weed

Augmented Reality News is a bi-weekly digest highlighting interesting news stories about AR as reported in the mainstream press.

MarXent Prize

MarXent Prize awards scholarships, internships

Since 2014, the MarXent Prize has granted one-year scholarships to students attending WSU's College of Engineering and Computer Science.

Marxent @ Work

Marxent @ Work: Building an awesome workplace one story at a time

Catch up with Marxent @ Work, a series created by Marxent staffers that sheds light on who we are and what we do as a company.

Startup vs. Big Corporation

Startups vs. big companies: Size matters

Startup or mega-corp? Choosing the right workplace is a personal decision, and what's great for one worker may be totally wrong for another.

challenge Marxent @ Work Challenge Yourself

Challenge yourself, even if it means crying and swearing

Making time for tasks outside your core skills will leave you better prepared for whatever challenges the future throws at you.

What We're Reading

Snap’s IPO, Cochella’s AR/VR plans and more

Expand your mind with these stories as selected by the Marxent staff. This week's haul includes pieces from Vulture, Tech Crunch, the NY Times and many more.

Good News Bad News

Why I love bad news

It may be hard to admit that something isn’t going as planned, but bad news can have a positive effect when shared quickly and clearly.

Gabbi Hardin Education

Want to find your dream job? Start with the right education

The first step in becoming who you want to be is finding the right school.

Failure Forbes Megan Gray

Forbes: Ever failed? Tell us about it

Technical hiring managers are spilling their secrets to Forbes, and that including Marxent's own Megan Gray.

Creatives in the office

Creatives unite! It’s cool being the artist in the office

Creatives often thrive in an office. So forget the stereotypes, and check out 4 ways Marxent's creative team copes with professional stress.

Jobs in Virtual Reality: What's your giant octopus?

This is the story of how I tamed a giant octopus

What do jobs in virtual reality have to do with a giant octopus? It's all in the storytelling.

Realism lighting

Realism and lighting: 5 methods for bringing Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality to life

There's more to designing realistic 3D imagery for AR and VR experiences than just seeing the light — you also have to know how to harness it.

How We Got Here

How We Got Here: Personal Stories From The AR/VR Trenches

Curious about who works at Marxent - and why they work here? "How We Got Here" is a video series that explores the personal stories of Marxent team members. Come meet the team!

Leading with questions

Ask more, talk less: Get more out of meetings by leading with questions

Want to get team members talking and move a project forward? It's time to start leading with questions.


You do you: 4 ways to ease the transition into a high-tech career

Finding your way in the tech industry doesn't have to stress you out. Here's four tips on gently easing into your new, high-tech life.


Make mistakes. You might learn something

Overcoming mistakes reveals your true character. The most innovative companies succeed when risk-taking becomes a part of their DNA.

3 Tips for Useful Meetings

News flash: Meetings aren’t over when they’re over; Use these 3 tips to get more out of meetings

I'm not the biggest fan of meetings, but meetings done right can be powerful for learning, communicating and getting to decisions quickly.

Marxent @ Work: QA

How to be a quality assurance analyst without being an a**hole

It's true that Quality Assurance Analysts spend their days pointing out the flaws of others. It's harder than it sounds! Here are 4 tips on how to QA without being an a**hole.

Cooking with code

Cooking with code: Making fudge (I mean delicious software!) at Marxent

Cooking and coding are far more alike than you might believe, as illustrated by this list of 5 things they have in common.


I’m perfect! Only, I’m not: 4 things I’ve learned from teamwork

As a creative, my impulse is to make beautiful things in solitude. I've learned that without the diversity of perspectives that make up a Marxent team, projects can falter.

Apple ARKit Update: New demos, rumors and more |
The In Reality Podcast

Oculus Rift summer sale | The In Reality Podcast

Hands-on with Apple’s ARKit | The In Reality Podcast

Apple unveils ARKit at WWDC | The In Reality Podcast

Google I/O’s big reveal | The In Reality Podcast

PayPal’s AR plan | The In Reality Podcast

Amazon’s future selling furniture | The In Reality Podcast

Facebook’s F8 Conference | The In Reality Podcast

Amazon’s AR/VR retail plans | The In Reality Podcast

WebVR added to Chrome | The In Reality Podcast

Snap’s historic IPO | The In Reality Podcast

PSVR crushes the competition | The In Reality Podcast

Sony’s PSVR takes the lead and more

Disney “nails” wireless power, iPhone 8 camera and more

Magic Leap’s bad hype | The In Reality Podcast

Magic Leap’s bad week, “Planet of the Apps” and more

Serial Killer algorithm, magic, Doritos and more

Marxent at NRF Big Show and much more

VR DUI, The Alchemist and more

Disney Drone Show, Google Earth VR and more

Daylight Saving Time explained

Abba to reunite in Virtual Reality, Microsoft’s $299 headset, Vine is dead and much more

Plain of Jars, Emma Stone and more

Self-driving cars, Usual Cat Day, NFL robot MVP and much more

What We’re Reading: SpaceX on Mars, Big Data Podcast, Google’s free WiFi plan and much more

Treating the paralyzed in VR, “The Gift of Failure,” Google Jump and much more

Tim Cook on Augmented Reality, NFL and Star Wars in VR, and much more

9/11 boat lift, “Pit People,” Norman Doors and much more …

How We Got Here: Joe Bardi, Senior Content Strategist

How We Got Here: Julius Edraisa, 3D Artist

6D VR film “Moon,” Zipper Club’s “Going the Distance,” hot dogs or legs?!!? and much more …

Homemade lasers, “Quicksilver,” mixed commerce, and much more …

How We Got Here: Megan Gray, Human Resources Manager

Charity: water, Saint Motel, “Grit” and much more …

How We Got Here: Carlo Spagnola, Concept Artist

Paraplegics rehab in VR, “The Inevitable,” new Rogue One trailer, and much more …

How We Got Here: Jessi Sparks, Senior User Experience Designer

How We Got Here: Vince Kilian, Product Manager

How We Got Here: Joe Johnson, Marketing Creative Director

How We Got Here: Kelsey Riviello, Project Manager

How We Got Here: Seth Cooper, Data Strategist

Apple’s AR plans, VR Field Trip to Mars, Mingus Ah Um and much more …

VR News from RYOT, Bastille’s “Bad Blood,” Voices of VR and much more …

Pokémon Go conquers America!

NFL training in VR, Pokemon Go a “complete disaster,” “American Gods,” and much more …

July 4th Weekend Edition | What We’re Reading

Revisionist History, Stephen King talks to George R.R. Martin, Led Zeppelin wins in court and more …

Tom Wheeler fights for Net Neutrality, Apple’s AR iPhone plans and more

Elon Musk, Battery upgrades, Guy Martin and much more

Google’s team-building, A Wolf Among Us, AquaSonic and much more

The Empty Brain, Lab Girl, The End of Code and much more

Code goes to the moon and much more

VR will save journalism and more

Grateful Dead in VR, Aphantasia, and more

Wired on Magic Leap, Prince obits and more

5 things I’ve learned while traveling for work

How to know that your job is “the one”

California to Dayton: Best move ever?

Thank you. We mean it.

“Don’t move to Dayton, Ohio if…” – Our top 6 reasons to steer clear of Dayton

Want a mobile developer job? 5 tips on how to interview

Why we love rapid prototyping for Virtual Reality apps

Long meetings are the pits. Here’s how we avoid them

How to make Virtual Reality amazing with Unity 3D

Where’s your to-do list? 8 ways to build trust and confidence at work

How to plan a Virtual Reality marketing project

Want to work in Virtual Reality? 5 Virtual Reality jobs and how to get them

Dayton Business Journal: The kids don’t want to work in your cubes

Designing with clients: 7 tips for successful iteration

Play is the new work: 5 things Dungeons & Dragons taught me about working at a startup

Discipline surfing: How I became a Unity 3D Augmented Reality developer

Proud to be a “Best Place to Work” in Dayton, Ohio

10 sci-fi moments to fall in love with

At work, love is all you need

Come join our [work] family. I mean it.

How I became a Unity 3D and Augmented Reality developer

Will you fit in at Marxent? Not if you need to be micromanaged

How we stay on top of emerging technologies

Project management and the art of making things possible

What makes a great quality assurance analyst?

How your boss knows you have your s*@! together

Get your s*@! together: What’s your personal process?

What is an agile product roadmap? 7 elements of a successful roadmap

We’re hiring: Why your favorite superhero matters

What’s your 90-day plan?

Working in the anti-“Office Space”

Work Culture: Empty Offices

A day in the life of a 3D artist – jobs in Dayton, Ohio

Work culture: Success is only real when shared

Creativity and the Kinect developer mindmeld

We’re hiring: Tech marketing & sales internship in St. Petersburg, Florida

The art and discipline of responsive design (RWD)

Work culture: Feedback is love. Worry when it stops.

The best sales & marketing internship in Tampa Bay, FL

Creative inside sales | Jobs in Tampa Bay – Florida

“POW!” Comics & mobile user experience design: “We live in an illustrated world”

5 reasons to work @ Marxent Labs

Business Analyst Job in Dayton, Ohio

Work culture: “That’s a stupid idea, boss”

How to build beautiful software

Work culture: The video game test

We’re hiring: iOS and Android developers – jobs in Dayton, Columbus or Cincinnati, Ohio

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