Microsoft, world’s largest tech giant is started taking interest in Mixed reality from some years. It launched HoloLens, the world’s first fully self-contained holographic computer in January 2015. HoloLens was just a step from Tech Giant. It was welcomed by Ford Motors and used in car designing.
AltspaceVR, a virtual reality social network, that announced to close the shutter in July due to failed funding round, just announced that it was “deep in discussion” with some people who are interested into it. And, yes Microsoft is that people who is interested into AltspaceVR.