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WarDucks raises $3.8 million for augmented reality game studio

Venture Beat reports: "WarDucks has raised $3.8 million in funding to launch a location-based augmented reality game studio, and it has tapped Doom co-creator John Romero for...

Angry Birds AR is coming to iPhone this spring

Tech Crunch reports: "Angry Birds: Isle of Pigs took the scenic route to the iPhone. Rovio began flirting with augmented reality on the Magic Leap...

Epic Games awards $500,000 in final Unreal Dev Grants

Venture Beat reports: "Epic Games has awarded $500,000 in awards to the final recipients of Unreal Dev Grants, a $5 million fund supporting developers working with...

Ryff raises $3 million to place virtual objects in movie, commercial,...

Venture Beat reports: "Ryff has raised $3 million for an advertising business where it places virtual objects in a scene of a movie, TV commercial,...

Apple could launch augmented reality headset in 2020

Tech Crunch reports: "According to a new report from Ming-Chi Kuo (via 9to5mac), a reliable analyst on all things Apple, the company has been working...

CNN Launches App on Magic Leap One Headset

Variety reports: "CNN is coming to augmented reality: The news network launched an app on Magic Leap’s AR headset Thursday, streaming live programming and on-demand videos on...

Employees demand Microsoft cancels $479m HoloLens military contract

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "A group of Microsoft workers is campaigning for their employer to cancel a contract that would see the US Army using HoloLens...

Qualcomm is pushing to make VR and AR headsets work with...

The Verge reports: "Chip maker Qualcomm is promoting a platform for smartphone-powered virtual and augmented reality headsets that rely on 5G networks, alongside partners...

Magic Leap Brings Star Wars To Life With ‘Project Porg’

Forbes reports: "Star Wars: Project Porg uses the Magic Leap One head-mounted display to overlay realistic digital imagery onto your real world environment, providing a...

Microsoft teases HoloLens 2 launch for later this month

The Verge reports: "Microsoft has started teasing what is likely to be its HoloLens 2 launch at Mobile World Congress later this month. Alex...