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Another high-flying, heavily funded AR headset startup is shutting down

While Apple and Microsoft strain to sell augmented reality as the next major computing platform, many of the startups aiming to beat them to...

Ultrahaptics acquires AR/VR pioneer Leap Motion for only $30 million

Leap Motion publicly established itself as a pioneer in VR hand-tracking controls and DIY augmented reality gear, but reportedly didn’t generate much revenue — one...

Matterport raises $48M to ramp up its 3D imaging platform

The growth of augmented and virtual reality applications and hardware is ushering in a new age of digital media and imaging technologies, and startups...

Realmax Qian is a light, fully wireless AR/VR headset with a...

Realmax has officially taken its AR/VR ambitions from dream to reality, having evolved its Qian headset from an intriguing prototype at the 2018 CES to...

Niantic reportedly raising $200M at $3.9B valuation

Pokémon GO creator Niantic is raising a $200 million Series C at a valuation of $3.9 billion, according to a report from Katie Roof...

IDC: VR headset market grew 8.2% in Q3 2018, led by...

Months after predicting that the VR market would soon experience a rebound after a sharp drop in shipments, IDC today issued a positive report...

Osmo Detective Agency taps AR to put kids in the role...

Tangible Play, the Palo Alto startup behind the augmented reality Osmo game system, has sold its 11 educational games in over 42 countries and...

Highlights: Season 3 AR/VR Venture Capital Bootcamp At EVC Ventures

  The odds of getting venture capital funding for an early-stage startup is about one in a thousand. It’s unsurprising that every now and then...

Special Projects shows AR-aided desktop computer replacement Magic UX

The phrase “augmented reality” tends to evoke holographic imagery — visions of computer-generated overlays and objects floating in real spaces — but there are...

Coord’s Surveyor app uses AR to map curbs and sidewalks

Tolls, parking, and curb space data are harder to come by than you might think. There are more than 4.12 million miles of road...