Mixer co-founder Matt Salsamendi leaves Microsoft to work on lasers

Mixer (Image credit: Microsoft)

What you need to know

  • Mixer is a livestreaming platform now owned by Microsoft.
  • Another of its co-founders, Matt Salsamendi, is leaving Microsoft.
  • He's planning on doing a project with lasers.
  • It's unclear what he plans to do aside from that at the moment.

Mixer is an interactive livestreaming platform along the lines of Twitch. Today, another one of its co-founders, Matt Salsamendi, announced that he was leaving Microsoft for new business ventures. A post on Twitter says that Salsamendi plans to work with lasers in some capacity in the future.

It's unclear what Salsamendi plans to do next, aside from lasers, but we'll keep you posted as soon as we know more. Hopefully, it'll be another meaningful endeavor like Mixer which provides more options for gamers. However, if you see a unique laser display in the near future at an electronic concert, we know who's going to be behind it.



Asher Madan

Asher Madan handles gaming news for Windows Central. Before joining Windows Central in 2017, Asher worked for a number of different gaming outlets. He has a background in medical science and is passionate about all forms of entertainment, cooking, and antiquing.