SXSW Announces Finalists for 2018 Accelerator Pitch Event
Jan16

SXSW Announces Finalists for 2018 Accelerator Pitch Event

SXSW Announces Finalists for 2018 Accelerator Pitch Event “Pitch competition to showcase global startups with cutting-edge innovation in 10 tech categories” South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference & Festivals has announced the finalists for the 10th annual SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event®, to take place March 10-11 during the Startup & Tech Sectors Track at the Downtown Hilton Austin. Based on the technological...

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ARwall Captures VFX Composites In-Camera with AR
Jan15

ARwall Captures VFX Composites In-Camera with AR

ARwall Captures VFX Composites In-Camera with Augmented Reality (AR) “ARwall Showcase Opens, Demonstrating Spatial Imaging Technology through January in LA” AR spatial imaging company ARwall is currently presenting their state-of-the-art augmented reality (AR) solution–geared toward filmmakers and content creators–from their LA-based Phase 2 studio. ARwall technology captures live, in-camera VFX composites...

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Announcing the ASUS Windows Mixed Reality Headset in North America
Jan09

Announcing the ASUS Windows Mixed Reality Headset in North America

Announcing the ASUS Windows Mixed Reality Headset in North America ASUS today announced the ASUS Windows Mixed Reality Headset, the futuristic innovation that lets users explore exciting new virtual worlds. Its unique and innovative design, featuring a beautiful 3D pattern and a comfy weight-balanced construction with premium antibacterial cushioned materials, means it's not only stylish but also supremely cool and comfortable for...

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Quantum Storey Introduces AR/VR VR Books at CES
Jan06

Quantum Storey Introduces AR/VR VR Books at CES

Quantum Storey Introduces AR/VR VR Books at CES The Quantum Storey Company, publisher of the World's First VR Book series, Operation YOU®, today announced its participation at Pepcom's Digital Experience! to be held on Monday, January 8 at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas. During the three-hour media event, members of the press can experience the self-directed action of this next generation of storytelling through the Operation YOU book...

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LetinAR to Unveil AR Optic Lens at CES 2018
Jan04

LetinAR to Unveil AR Optic Lens at CES 2018

LetinAR to Unveil AR Optic Lens at CES 2018 A pair of augmented reality (AR) glasses to be unveiled are expected to cause no dizziness even after using them for a long time. LetinAR Co., Ltd. (“LetinAR” or “The company”), a professional AR technology company, is anticipating the CES 2018 exhibition of a groundbreaking AR optical solution, and its smart glasses armed with it. Humans perceive the distance to the...

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Epson AR Glasses and Sensics Collaborate for Cross-Platform Content Creation
Jan04

Epson AR Glasses and Sensics Collaborate for Cross-Platform Content Creation

Epson AR Glasses and Sensics Collaborate for Cross-Platform Content Creation Epson®, providers of the Moverio® augmented reality (AR) smart glasses platform, today announced the availability of a device plug-in based on the Open Source Virtual Reality (OSVR) platform to enable cross-platform content creation for Moverio software developers.  The integration was made in collaboration with Sensics, creators of OSVR and a leading...

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Meta, Ultrahaptics and ZeroLight Partner to Shape the Future of Digital Interaction
Jan03

Meta, Ultrahaptics and ZeroLight Partner to Shape the Future of Digital Interaction

Meta, Ultrahaptics and ZeroLight Partner to Shape the Future of Digital Interaction In a collaboration designed to connect people more naturally with digital experiences, technology pioneers Meta Company, Ultrahaptics and ZeroLight today announced a new effort combining advanced augmented reality (AR), haptic feedback and real-time 3D visualization technologies. The three companies have created a holistic technological encounter,...

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WayRay to Demo First Ever Holographic AR Navigation System with SDK Availability at CES 2018
Jan03

WayRay to Demo First Ever Holographic AR Navigation System with SDK Availability at CES 2018

WayRay to Demo First Ever Holographic AR Navigation System with SDK Availability at CES 2018 WayRay, a Swiss developer of holographic AR navigation systems for cars, is coming to CES 2018 to demonstrate cutting-edge technologies: NAVION gets its first ever public showcase after 4 years of R&D. For OEMs, WayRay will demonstrate the new multicolored version of the world’s first holographic AR Infotainment System for cars. Following...

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ThirdEye Brings Military-Level Augmented Reality Tech to the Commercial World at CES 2018
Dec24

ThirdEye Brings Military-Level Augmented Reality Tech to the Commercial World at CES 2018

ThirdEye Brings Military-Level Augmented Reality Tech to the Commercial World at CES 2018 Augmented reality is being used by the DoD to improve how the warfighter communicates, trains and interacts with their surroundings. Now, this advanced military technology is available for the commercial and consumer worlds, set to debut at CES 2018. Founded by Nick Cherukuri, ThirdEye Gen, Inc leverages their 20+ year pedigree developing AR...

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REALITY CLASH PARTNERS WITH ESPORTS APP GIZER FOR AR COMBAT TOURNAMENT PLAY
Dec23

REALITY CLASH PARTNERS WITH ESPORTS APP GIZER FOR AR COMBAT TOURNAMENT PLAY

REALITY CLASH PARTNERS WITH ESPORTS APP GIZER FOR AR COMBAT TOURNAMENT PLAY “Integration will enable players to connect, organise their own Reality Clash tournaments,win prizes and trade in-game items” Reality Gaming Group has partnered with eSports app Gizer to offer tournament play for its mobile AR combat game, Reality Clash. The partnership means Reality Clash players will be able to create and host tournaments, win...

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Magic Leap Reveals First Generation Headset
Dec20

Magic Leap Reveals First Generation Headset

Billion Dollar Startup Reveals First Gen Product About Magic Leap Magic Leap remains a mystery. Originally founded in 2011, not much is known about the company other than they successfully raised over $1.9 billion investments from several high profile investors, such as Google and Alibaba. This super secretive startup only released a few concept videos to date. For the first time, Magic Leap has released the first generation photo of...

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Scope AR Delivers First Enterprise-Class Live AR Video Calling Platform for Microsoft HoloLens
Dec18

Scope AR Delivers First Enterprise-Class Live AR Video Calling Platform for Microsoft HoloLens

Scope AR Delivers First Enterprise-Class Live AR Video Calling Platform for Microsoft HoloLens Scope AR, the pioneer of enterprise-class augmented reality solutions, today announced the launch of Remote AR for Microsoft HoloLens, marking the first cross-platform live support video calling solution available for HoloLens. Designed specifically with enterprise customers in mind, Remote AR is the company’s remote assistance...

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Viscira® Capitalizes on Advances in Augmented Reality (AR) Technology
Dec17

Viscira® Capitalizes on Advances in Augmented Reality (AR) Technology

Viscira® Capitalizes on Advances in Augmented Reality (AR) Technology Augmented reality has experienced incredible growth since its introduction and is now having a transformative impact on the healthcare sector. According to a recent report by Grand View Research, Inc., the global augmented reality and virtual reality healthcare market is expected to reach USD $5.1 billion by 2025. Increasing adoption of AR advances in surgeries and...

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New AR Project from VFX Studio Known for Avatar is Made WIth Unity
Dec14

New AR Project from VFX Studio Known for Avatar is Made WIth Unity

New AR Project from VFX Studio Known for Avatar is Made WIth Unity Case Study for AR Horse By Weta Digital The studio Weta Digital, a studio founded in 1993 by Peter Jackson, Richard Taylor and Jamie Selkirk to create effects for their film Heavenly Creatures has gone on to create some of the most stunning effects in films including the Lord of the Rings trilogy, Avatar, and The Jungle Book. While the majority of the Weta team remains...

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Lumus Announces Collaboration with Deep Optics, Combining Its Leading Transparent AR Displays with Dynamic Focal Technology
Dec13

Lumus Announces Collaboration with Deep Optics, Combining Its Leading Transparent AR Displays with Dynamic Focal Technology

Lumus Announces Collaboration with Deep Optics, Combining Its Leading Transparent AR Displays with Dynamic Focal Technology “Joint solution creates even more lifelike user experience for AR enthusiasts” Lumus, a leading developer and producer of transparent AR displays, and Deep Optics, a pioneer in novel electronic lenses, today announced a new collaboration that will demonstrate dynamic focus technology in Lumus AR...

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Seek Unveils “Augmented Reality Anywhere,” Launches World’s Leading Mobile AR Community
Dec11

Seek Unveils “Augmented Reality Anywhere,” Launches World’s Leading Mobile AR Community

Seek Unveils “Augmented Reality Anywhere,” Launches World's Leading Mobile AR Community Until now, Augmented Reality (AR) has mainly been for gaming and adventurer enthusiasts, with Pokémon Go giving us just a hint of what mobile AR can deliver. But with mobile AR becoming the primary driver of a $108 billion virtual reality (VR)/AR market*, it's obviously a much larger market, poised to hit $96 billion by 2021. ** That's...

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Vuzix Blade™ Smart Glasses Developer Kit Pre-Order Program Officially Launches
Dec03

Vuzix Blade™ Smart Glasses Developer Kit Pre-Order Program Officially Launches

Vuzix Blade™ Smart Glasses Developer Kit Pre-Order Program Officially Launches Vuzix® Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), (“Vuzix” or, the “Company”), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets, is pleased to announce that it has launched the developer kit pre-order program for its award winning Vuzix Blade™ augmented reality Smart...

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Paramount Launches AR Experience Featuring Content from Transformers: The Last Knight
Nov27

Paramount Launches AR Experience Featuring Content from Transformers: The Last Knight

Paramount Launches AR Experience Featuring Content from Transformers: The Last Knight Paramount Home Media Distribution today unveiled a free augmented reality experience for iOS app users, coinciding with the release of Transformers: The Last Knight on 4K Ultra HD. Created by Viacom’s VR team Viacom NEXT using Apple ARKit technology, the app incorporates content from the latest film in the blockbuster series, Transformers: The Last...

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Object Theory Releases Prism – a Collaboration Experience for Microsoft HoloLens
Nov27

Object Theory Releases Prism – a Collaboration Experience for Microsoft HoloLens

Object Theory Releases Prism – a Collaboration Experience for Microsoft HoloLens Experience the future of collaborative computing with avatar-based holographic telepresence, created by Object Theory for Microsoft HoloLens and Windows Mixed Reality. [vsw id=”224855362″ source=”vimeo” width=”425″ height=”344″ autoplay=”no”] Object Theory, a member of the Microsoft Mixed Reality...

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Sketchfab Now Supports Both iOS ARKit and Android ARCore
Nov24

Sketchfab Now Supports Both iOS ARKit and Android ARCore

Sketchfab Now Supports Both iOS ARKit and Android ARCore ​​Hot on the heels of the platform’s recent update to its mobile app, bringing Augmented Reality (AR) to iOS devices, Sketchfab announced today that they're extending AR support to Android users. The 3D sharing platform has updated its mobile app to support Google’s “ARCore” functionality. The move gives Android users access to over two million models on Sketchfab: effectively...

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Lightform Raises $5 Million to Make Projected AR Mainstream
Nov23

Lightform Raises $5 Million to Make Projected AR Mainstream

Lightform Raises $5 Million to Make Projected AR Mainstream  Lightform Inc., an augmented reality hardware company, is announcing a $5 million round of funding led by Lux Capital. Other participants in the round include Dolby Family Ventures, CrunchFund, Comet Labs, Presence Capital, and Anorak Ventures. Lightform is using the capital to fund the manufacturing of their projected AR device, which lets artists and designers easily map...

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With support of QQ-AR Technology Justice League’s Box Office Take in China Exceeds RMB 400 Million 
Nov23

With support of QQ-AR Technology Justice League’s Box Office Take in China Exceeds RMB 400 Million 

With support of QQ-AR Technology Justice League's Box Office Take in China Exceeds RMB 400 Million “QQ-AR becomes the new trump card for Chinese social network giant Tencent” Tencent Holdings Limited (“Tencent“, SEHK: 00700), Chinese internet conglomerate Tencent has recently made strides in the domain of augmented reality (AR) by launching a new QQ-AR scanning feature for Justice League, the latest addition to...

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ThirdEye’s X1 Augmented Reality Smart Glasses ™  to Debut at CES 2018
Nov22

ThirdEye’s X1 Augmented Reality Smart Glasses ™  to Debut at CES 2018

ThirdEye's X1 Augmented Reality Smart Glasses ™  to Debut at CES 2018 “Backed by Military Expertise in Augmented Reality, ThirdEye Gen Now Offers its X1 Smart Glasses to Enterprises and Consumers” ThirdEye Gen, Inc. today announced they will exhibit their X1 Smart Glasses, a powerful workplace Augmented Reality (AR) mobile computing device, at CES Las Vegas, January 9-12, 2018. With more than 20 years of Augmented Reality...

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Under the Hood with Zynga’s CSR Racing 2 AR Mode
Nov17

Under the Hood with Zynga’s CSR Racing 2 AR Mode

Under the Hood with Zynga’s CSR Racing 2 AR Mode  “Integration with Apple’s ARKit Puts Players in the Driver’s Seat of the World’s Most Desirable Supercars” Zynga (Nasdaq:ZNGA), a leading social game developer, today announced the launch of AR Mode, an augmented reality integration, for CSR Racing 2 (CSR2), the most popular Racing game on mobile. Designed with Apple’s ARKit and exclusively available for iPhone and iPad...

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Cappasity Starts ARToken Crowdsale
Nov10

Cappasity Starts ARToken Crowdsale

Cappasity Starts ARToken Crowdsale & Adds Cryptocurrency Expert David Drake to Advisory Board Cappasity, a company that develops a platform and an AR/VR blockchain ecosystem for 3D content production and mass distribution, is announcing the start of a crowdsale of ARToken(AR) on October 25, at 1 PM UTC. David Drake, Chairman at LDJ Capital, joins Cappasity’s advisory board to provide counsel on critical issues relating to the...

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DroneBase Launches AirCraft, the First Augmented Reality Platform for Both Commercial and Recreational Drone Activities
Nov04

DroneBase Launches AirCraft, the First Augmented Reality Platform for Both Commercial and Recreational Drone Activities

DroneBase Launches AirCraft, the First Augmented Reality Platform for Both Commercial and Recreational Drone Activities DroneBase, the world’s largest drone platform, today launched AirCraft, the first Augmented Reality platform for both commercial and recreational drone use. The new AR technology allows pilots of any skillset to use their drones to create, edit, and share objects in the sky. AirCraft will first launch in beta and...

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ThirdEye Gen Releases X1 Augmented Reality Smart Glasses™ with Enterprise AR Software
Oct31

ThirdEye Gen Releases X1 Augmented Reality Smart Glasses™ with Enterprise AR Software

ThirdEye Gen Releases X1 Augmented Reality Smart Glasses™ with Enterprise AR Software ThirdEye Gen, Inc is pleased to announce the release of ThirdEye's X1 Smart Glasses with Enterprise Solutions Platform and the creation of the ThirdEye App Store. ThirdEye's X1 Smart Glasses™  have received interest & pre-orders from Enterprises, Educational Institutions, Sports Media & Law Enforcement. The X1 pushes the boundaries of...

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REALITY GAMING GROUP EMBARKS ON AGGRESSIVE EXPANSION
Oct30

REALITY GAMING GROUP EMBARKS ON AGGRESSIVE EXPANSION

REALITY GAMING GROUP EMBARKS ON AGGRESSIVE EXPANSION BAFTA’s Breakthrough Brit awardee Henry Hoffman on board as publisher readies mobile AR combat game Reality Clash. Reality Gaming Group is aggressively expanding its development team ahead of its release of mobile combat game Reality Clash next year. Fiddlesticks Co-Founder & BAFTA Breakthrough Brit awardee Henry Hoffman joins to work on the underlying technology framework,...

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EarSkinz Teams with Augmently, Inc. to Create Exciting New Shareable AR Packaging
Oct26

EarSkinz Teams with Augmently, Inc. to Create Exciting New Shareable AR Packaging

EarSkinz Teams with Augmently, Inc. to Create Exciting New Shareable AR Packaging EarSkinz, an innovative company that revolutionized comfort, fit, and sound for Apple EarPods and AirPods with their patented silicone earbud covers, is developing new augmented reality packaging that allows users to download an app offering shareable AR. EarSkinz worked with Los Angeles-based Augmently, Inc., The Augmented Realism Agency™, on the...

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Acer’s Windows Mixed Reality Headset and Motion Controllers Available for Pre-Order by Consumers in the United States
Oct03

Acer’s Windows Mixed Reality Headset and Motion Controllers Available for Pre-Order by Consumers in the United States

Acer’s Windows Mixed Reality Headset and Motion Controllers Available for Pre-Order by Consumers in the United States “Lightweight head mounted displays (HMD) come bundled with two wireless motion controllers for $399.99 (MSRP)” On the forefront of the one of the most significant technology trends to come, Acer America announced its new Acer Windows Mixed Reality HMDs are now available for pre-order by consumers in the...

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