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Oculus and Unreal Engine Announced as VRTL: Media Summit 2018 Sponsors

The second annual event at Paramount Studios on November 15 is featuring leaders in Augmented Reality, AI, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, and Esports. LOS ANGELES, November 1,...

HTC Vive joins VirtualLink, a cable standard now backed by all...

Venture Beat reports: "A universal cable standard for virtual reality devices can’t be considered 'universal' without the participation of all the major makers of...

Resolution Games raises $7.5 million for AR/VR games

Venture Beat reports: "Scandinavia’s Resolution Games has raised $7.5 million for augmented reality and virtual reality games. Fundings for virtual reality game makers aren’t what they used...

Samsung updates its Windows VR headset with better display tech

The Verge reports: "Samsung is refreshing its Windows Mixed Reality headset today with the new HMD Odyssey+. Samsung’s original headset was one of the...

Vuzix will sell Blade AR glasses in November, retail bundle in...

Venture Beat reports: "Having originally planned to sell its lightweight Blade AR smart glasses in 2017, VR/AR headset maker Vuzix has announced separate 2018 and 2019 ship dates for two...

SuperData: Oculus Quest will mainstream VR in 2019, but AR will...

Venture Beat reports: "Though 2016 was once described as the “year of VR” because that’s when consumer headsets became available, 2019 will be the...

Jaunt Lays Off “Significant” Portion of Staff in Pivot to AR

The Hollywood Reporter reports: "Disney-backed virtual reality startup Jaunt has laid off a 'significant portion' of its staff as it pivots to creating augmented...

VR Hardware Startup Varjo Raises $31 Million for High-Resolution Headset

Variety reports: "Helsinki-based virtual reality (VR) hardware startup Varjo has raised a new $31 million Series B round of funding led by Atomico, the venture capital company of Skype...

Facebook Announces $399 Oculus Quest VR Headset

Variety reports: "Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg used his keynote at the company’s Oculus Connect VR developer conference in San Jose, Calif. Wednesday to announce the next major...

Google is bringing support for all Android apps to Daydream VR

Venture Beat reports: "Google is continuing to push its Daydream VR platform forward, the company announced today, as it’s making moves that expand the app support...