• Centaur Operations

    Centaur Operations (CentOps) refers to influence campaigns that negatively use technologies like Peared to influence real-world events. Events such as riots and protests where surrogates would attend real-world protests and riots but would be controlled by users who wanted them to revolt on purpose so that they could shape public opinion. This was initially an idea that Paolo…

  • Together

    Together is a copycat startup that developed a VR headset and software technology that allows users to pair with each other similar to Peared and Rizon. The company was founded by Elliot Blank, a Standford University dropout, who was inspired by Peared‘s success and decided to create his own company to focus on it. Together’s VR headset and software technology…

  • The Last Network

    The Last Network is a 2019 novella by ChrisF exploring VR/AR technology. Technology has a terrible hold on us, and it’s only getting worse. It’s in our homes, it’s in our minds, but it wants more. It always wants more. With each new innovation, Silicon Valley peers deeper into our souls, taking control, and pushing…

  • Sonny Kumar

    Sonny Kumar is the former founder of ImmerCast and former COO of Peared. As a driven and ambitious entrepreneur, Sonny had always been interested in technology and innovation. He had a natural talent for coding and problem-solving, and he spent most of his free time tinkering with computers and electronics. After graduating from one of India’s prestigious IITs,…

  • Rabbit Wilson

    Rabbit Wilson is the founder and CEO of Peared, a company that came to life with a $14M loan from him to the company. Before Peared, he was at the Smash House. A company where he spent much time and made some great connections and memories, but in the end, he was happy to leave. He had…

  • Paolo Soto

    Paolo was a 32-year-old software developer and former associate of Kendra Godfrey, with whom he attended the University of Southern California. She introduces Paolo to Rabbit Wilson when he comes to her to start Peared. From 12 until he left for the University of Southern California at 17, he had been a wannabe Lost Boy who’d wear leather, sunglasses,…

  • Monica

    Monica (last name unknown) is a deceased former associate of Kendra Godfrey and girlfriend of Paolo Soto. She was known for her intelligence and her dedication to her work. Born and mostly raised in South America, Monica was always interested in technology and its potential to change the world. Monica and Kendra had a complicated work and personal…

  • Malcom DuBour

    Malcolm Dubour was born in Melbourne, Australia to parents Michael and Anne, both of whom worked as teachers. He was the first child in his family and the only boy, followed by four sisters. Growing up, Malcolm attended the local public schools in Melbourne. He always had a knack for problem-solving and a head for…

  • Kendra Godfrey

    Kendra Godfrey is the former CEO of NAM, a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, and a former member of Square 90 Ventures, a successful startup incubator program. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Godfrey attended the University of Southern California, where she studied computer science and AI. While at the university, she was Paolo Soto‘s resident advisor…

  • Ka$ia

    Ka$ia (real name Kasia Sawicka) is a successful entrepreneur and CEO of Smash House, a revolutionary new content publishing platform that is changing the way people consume and share information online. Born in Poland in 1989, Ka$ia always had a passion for technology and media, and after studying at the University of Warsaw, she moved…