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Almost a fifth of Facebook employees are now working on VR...

The Verge reports: "Facebook has nearly 10,000 employees in its division working on augmented reality and virtual reality devices, according to a report in...

Microsoft debuts its AR/VR meetings platform Mesh

TechCrunch reports: "Today, at a special AR/VR focused event held inside its virtual reality community platform Altspace, Microsoft showcased a new product aiming to...

This Week In XR: Sony’s Next-Gen VR, $18M For Interplay XR...

Forbes reports: "Interplay raises $18 million to expand XR Training platform for workers in HVAC, plumbing, electrical, facilities maintenance, and energy industries. The system...

Sony planning new PS5 VR headset

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Sony today confirmed it is working on a completely new virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 5." Read more  

CMOs, It’s Time To Take Augmented Reality (AR) More Seriously Than...

Forbes reports: "The augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) market is forecasted to reach over $72 billion globally by 2024. I recently had...

Facebook Shares Insights into its Coming Smart Glasses, New Developments in...

Social Media Today reports: "Will we see the launch of fully-enabled AR glasses from Facebook in 2021? Facebook previewed its work on its new...

Unity has acquired RestAR to enable AI-based 3D capture

VentureBeat reports: "Game engine maker Unity has acquired RestAR, a Tel Aviv-based computer vision and deep learning company that enables fashion brands, online retailers,...

VR spending to pass $1bn in 2020

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "A total of 6.4 million VR headsets will be sold in 2020, with the VR market reaching $1.1 billion in content spending...

Resolution Games launches VR publishing arm

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Virtual reality developer Resolution Games has branched out into publishing as it helps other studios bring their titles to key headsets." Read more  

Behind CBS News’ Augmented Reality and Other Advanced Election Night Tech

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "CBS News will broadcast its multiplatform election night coverage from a newly built set in the Viacom CBS headquarters in...