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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...

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

VentureBeat reports: "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 —...

Windows Mixed Reality Headsets Get Viveport Infinity, the Netflix for VR

Variety reports: "HTC’s Viveport Infinity VR subscription service will be coming to Windows Mixed Reality headsets next month. VR headsets powered by Microsoft’s platform will have access...

Meta View acquires assets of augmented reality pioneer Meta

VentureBeat reports: "New spatial computing company Meta View today announced it has acquired the assets of Meta, a pioneer in augmented reality head-mounted displays. Meta, which shut...

Disney-Backed VR Startup Tyffon Raises $7.8 Million

Variety reports: "Disney-backed immersive media startup Tyffon has raised a new $7.8 million Series A round of funding. The company wants to use the new cash...

Oculus Quest will have 1 million YouTube VR videos at May...

VentureBeat reports: "If you’re planning to buy an Oculus Quest, and wondering whether there will be sufficient content to keep you entertained on its...

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...

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...

DigiLens raises $50 million to develop cheap AR display tech

VentureBeat reports: "DigiLens, a Sunnyvale, California-based startup developing displays for augmented reality (AR) devices, today announced that it’s closed a $50 million oversubscribed series...

How Snapchat Is Transforming The Physical World Through Augmented Reality

Forbes reports: "Snapchat was the first social media app to introduce the concept of Stories and is now leading the augmented reality (AR) revolution."  Read...