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Apple’s AR Plans May Come to Life After Acquiring iKinema Motion...

VentureBeat reports: "Apple’s ARKit already has many of the fundamentals in place to help developers create augmented reality experiences — this year’s release of...

Nomadic to Open VR Center in Las Vegas

Variety reports: "Bay Area-based virtual reality (VR) startup Nomadic will open a new outpost in Las Vegas later this year: Nomadic’s second VR center will be part of Area...

This Week In XR: Apple’s Annual Love Fest, RIP Darqui AR,...

Forbes reports: "The biggest news in XR this week was Apple’s annual unveiling of new editions of the iPhone, iWatch, iPad and Apple services...

ThisWeek In XR: Are Growth Predictions Coming True?

Forbes reports: "If the number of announcements and the upcoming annual computer graphics conference, Siggraph, are any indication, XR remains hotter than summer, with...

Google Maps AR Walking Directions Arrive on iOS and Android

The Verge reports: "Google is making its new augmented reality walking directions, known now as Google Maps Live View, available to a much wider...

Microsoft: VR is big on Windows, but Xbox would need ‘a...

VentureBeat reports: "Microsoft’s Windows Mixed Reality initiative may have brought multiple VR headsets and a substantial quantity of VR software to the PC platform,...

Why AT&T Launched a DirecTV Streaming App on Magic Leap’s Mixed-Reality...

Variety reports: "AT&T’s DirecTV pay-TV business has been hemorrhaging subscribers, and its DirecTV Now internet service — which was supposed to help offset the customer exodus on...

This Week In XR: Valve VR Index, RLab New NYC Accelerator,...

Forbes reports: "The Valve Index VR headset shipped this week. Orders for the Index opened up back in May, though supplies ran out rather...

Here’s how Apple’s AR headset will likely be introduced — and...

VentureBeat reports: "Apple has been working on an augmented reality headset for years. The company hasn’t explicitly confirmed the project, but between hiring AR hardware-specific personnel, filing...

Snapchat launches Lens Web Builder to simplify AR ad creation

VentureBeat reports: "While augmented reality hardware hasn’t yet taken off with average consumers, Snapchat is among several smartphone apps that have succeeded in introducing...