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UK-based vTime raises $7.6 million to get people to create memories...

Tech Crunch reports: "After a few years of hype, a lot of the noise within the VR industry has died down, but with so...

Google opens VR video and photo format VR180, promises new publishing...

Venture Beat reports:"Introduced at VidCon 2017 last June, Google’s VR180 video and photo format for VR isn’t yet being used in shipping products. But with its...

Leap Motion nabs $50M for its VR/AR hand-tracking tech

Tech Crunch reports: "Leap Motion, a hand-tracking company based in San Francisco, has raised $50 million in Series C funding led by clients advised by...

MelodyVR To Launch Long-Awaited Music App ‘In The Coming Weeks’

Billboard reports: "Virtual reality firm MelodyVR today announced that its inaugural product, the MelodyVR app, is forthcoming. In a short press release, the company said the app will be...

HTC is looking for a savior in VR, but it won’t...

Tech Crunch reports: "Times are certainly tight at HTC,  but their plays in the consumer VR market are starting to look like Hail Marys. The company’s...

Mozilla announces Firefox Reality, a cross-platform browser for AR and VR...

Venture Beat reports: "Mozilla is doubling down on its mixed reality efforts with the announcement of a new browser built specifically for virtual reality (VR) and...

Nvidia stuns by driving a car in real life through virtual...

Tech Crunch reports: "Today at Nvidia’s  GTC conference the company unveiled a wild technology demo and it’s straight out of Black Panther. Simply put, a driver...

Snap Inc acquires British VR and software startup PlayCanvas

Gamesindustry.biz reports: "Snapchat's parent company Snap Inc has indicated a move into games with the acquisition of British software and virtual reality startup, PlayCanvas.The...

Sony cuts PSVR prices, releases free Wipeout Omega Collection VR patch

Venture Beat reports: "Buoyed by recent upticks in PlayStation VR sales due to temporary price cuts, Sony today announced permanent drops for PSVR bundle prices, coinciding with the...

HTC launches first Ready Player One VR apps

Venture Beat reports: "In just under one year’s time, HTC’s VR partnership with Steven Spielberg’s movie Ready Player One has gone from promise to (virtual) reality....