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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...

Redpill VR and Sensorium will bring music experiences to social VR

VentureBeat reports: "Redpill VR and Sensorium have teamed up to bring music experiences to social virtual reality. Under the strategic partnership, the technical prototype of the SVR experience...

Firefox Reality VR Browser Is Coming to Oculus Quest

Variety reports: "Facebook’s new Oculus Quest virtual reality (VR) headset will get a second browser any day now: Mozilla, the non-profit behind the popular Firefox browser, has been...

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...

Backed by LG, AmazeVR is hoping to resurrect virtual reality’s consumer...

TechCrunch reports: "Propelled by new technologies, new businessmen have been landing in Los Angeles since the invention of the nickelodeon to create a studio...

VR Fund: Virtual reality ecosystem has more than 550 companies

VentureBeat reports: "The Venture Reality Fund said it is tracking over 550 companies on the virtual reality landscape. The major growth areas for investment in VR were gaming,...

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...