Varjo Raises $8.2M Investment to Further Develop “Human Eye-resolution” Headsets

Varjo Raises $8.2M Investment to Further Develop “Human Eye-resolution” Headsets

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Varjo Raises $8.2M Investment to Further Develop “Human Eye-resolution” Headsets
Varjo Technologies, a Helsinki-based startup known for its ‘human eye-resolution’ display intended for VR headets, today announced it’s closed an $8.2M Series A funding round that aims to support the upcoming launch of Varjo-branded enterprise VR/AR/XR products. The Series A was lead by European venture capital fund EQT Ventures Fund, followed by Lifeline Ventures Fund III, The Venture Reality […]
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Udacity Launches a ‘Learn ARKit’ Course Created in Collaboration with Unity

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Udacity Launches a ‘Learn ARKit’ Course Created in Collaboration with Unity
With ARKit already baked into the mobile operating system of “hundreds of millions of iPhones and iPads,” the massive potential install base means there’s plenty of reasons for developers to start making new augmented reality apps for Apple’s App Store. Now Udacity, the for-profit online education site that was spawned from free Stanford University computer science […]
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[2 Pack] OnePlus 3/OnePlus 3T, Rockxdays [Easy Installation] 3D Full Coverage Ultra Clear Film Edge Tempered Glass Screen Protector for OnePlus 3/OnePlus 3T black

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[2 Pack] OnePlus 3/OnePlus 3T, Rockxdays [Easy Installation] 3D Full Coverage Ultra Clear Film Edge Tempered Glass Screen Protector for OnePlus 3/OnePlus 3T black
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Watch Google’s Pixel 2 Event Livestream Here, Starting at 9AM PT / 12PM ET

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Watch Google’s Pixel 2 Event Livestream Here, Starting at 9AM PT / 12PM ET
According to Google “There’s something new to love on October 4th,” as the company is slated to unveil its newest smartphone today, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. Watch here for suspected updates surrounding the company’s AR/VR aspirations. Google does VR (Daydream). Google does AR (ARCore). But what will they do next? And what extras do […]
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‘Pigeon Panic’ Proves That AR is Only Going to Make the World a Stranger Place

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‘Pigeon Panic’ Proves That AR is Only Going to Make the World a Stranger Place
As first to market with a robust augmented reality function baked right into its mobile operating system, the various projects we’ve seen using Apple’s smartphone-based AR platform have tended to range from the useful, to the artful, to the downright silly. Targeting the ‘downright silly’ category is Pigeon Panic, a deliciously strange game from AR studio Combo that […]
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‘League of Legends’ and ‘Lego’ AR Experiences Coming to Android

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‘League of Legends’ and ‘Lego’ AR Experiences Coming to Android
At today’s Google hardware event in San Francisco, the company previewed various augmented reality apps built using the ARCore SDK, including a League of Legends AR map and a Lego AR model builder. ARCore is Google’s equivalent to Apple’s ARKit – supported by their new flagship Pixel 2 smartphone, and coming to many other high-end […]
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Google is Adding ‘AR Stickers’ to Pixel 2 Camera App

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Google is Adding ‘AR Stickers’ to Pixel 2 Camera App
Exclusive to Pixel smartphones is an experience called ‘AR Stickers’. Built into the camera app, this enables creative use of augmented reality objects and animated characters giving users new ways of capturing unique video moments to express themselves. Demonstrated using the new Pixel 2 smartphone revealed at Google’s hardware event today, AR Stickers is a […]
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5 Windows VR Headsets Now Available for Pre-Order Including Samsung Odyssey

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5 Windows VR Headsets Now Available for Pre-Order Including Samsung Odyssey
At Microsoft’s special Mixed Reality event today, the company announced that all of their VR headsets destined to ship this holiday season are accounted for, and are now available for pre-order including headsets from Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo and the newly revealed Samsung ‘HMD Odyssey’. There’s still no word on a launch date for Asus’ […]
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The First ‘Halo’ VR Experience Comes to Windows VR Headsets This Month

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The First ‘Halo’ VR Experience Comes to Windows VR Headsets This Month
We learned back in August that Microsoft was planning to bring content from the iconic Halo series to the Windows “Mixed Reality” VR headsets, and now the company has announced that its coming sooner than expected. Though we’re not expecting a full blown Halo VR game just yet, we will get our first taste of Halo in […]
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Hands-on: Samsung Odyssey Windows VR Headset & Controllers

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Hands-on: Samsung Odyssey Windows VR Headset & Controllers
Microsoft and Samsung formally announced the Odyssey Windows VR headset today, positioning it as the “premium” option among the Windows VR headsets, with a range of features not found on the other headsets, and the top price point. The headset became available for pre-order today and will launch on November 6th (a few weeks after […]
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Hands-on: ‘Halo: Recruit’ is the First Taste of Halo’s True Scale

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Hands-on: ‘Halo: Recruit’ is the First Taste of Halo’s True Scale
Today Microsoft revealed the Halo: Recruit experience, launching on October 17th for Windows VR headsets. I got to go hands-on with the experience during an event today at the company’s San Francisco developer hub. Among a number of exciting announcements Microsoft made today, including open pre-orders for their range of VR headsets, the company revealed Halo: Recruit, […]
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Halo Recruit Announced For Windows VR Headsets

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Halo Recruit Announced For Windows VR Headsets
A few weeks back we caught word that Microsoft’s iconic Halo franchise would be coming to its new line of Windows 10 VR headsets, which are made by partners such as Asus and Dell, though we didn’t know in what form. Today, Microsoft revealed all. Halo Recruit is coming to all Windows VR headsets at […]
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Galaxy S8 Screen Protector [2 Pack], 3D Tempered Glass Screen Protector Full Curved for Samsung S8 Edge, HD Clear, Touch Sensitivity, 9H Hardness Anti-Scratch, Bubble-Free

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Spec Sheet: Samsung, Dell, Acer, Asus Lenovo And HP’s Windows VR Headsets Compared

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Spec Sheet: Samsung, Dell, Acer, Asus Lenovo And HP’s Windows VR Headsets Compared
Two weeks from today Microsoft finally launches its grand vision for virtual reality on Windows 10. On October 17th the company will release several new headsets, made in partnership with select companies, running on its new Windows Mixed Reality platform. But which headset is right for you? To answer that question, we’ve drafted up the […]
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Varjo Raises $8.2 Million To Boost Its High-res VR Headset

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Varjo Raises $8.2 Million To Boost Its High-res VR Headset
Varjo, a Finnish company that’s working on an ultra high-fidelity mixed reality headset, has raised an $8.2 million series A round to propel it forward as it works toward the launch of its first developer kits. EQT Ventures led the round, with participation from Lifeline Ventures, the Venture Reality Fund, Presence Capital, and others. The […]
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Magic Leap Chief Game Designer Talks Internal Demos and “Everyday Adventure” Format for AR

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Magic Leap Chief Game Designer Talks Internal Demos and “Everyday Adventure” Format for AR
Speaking at the Games for Change 2017 conference, Magic Leap “Chief Gaming Wizard” Graeme Devine offered some insight into the types of AR experiences the company has been building internally, and offers up what he believes will be the format of AR content which will “define a generation.” Graeme Devine is a long time games industry […]
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Galaxy S8 Plus Screen Protector Full Coverage 3D Curved Tempered Glass Anti-Scratch Curved Edge Ultra Clear 9H Hardness Premium Japanese Asahi Glass—(Black 2 PACK )

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Aromatherapy Oil Diffuser, AOPERK 3D Glass Ultrasonic Air Humidifier 100ml with 14 Color Changing LED lights Waterless Auto Shut-off Function for Home Office Baby Room (Starry sky)

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Aromatherapy Oil Diffuser, AOPERK 3D Glass Ultrasonic Air Humidifier 100ml with 14 Color Changing LED lights Waterless Auto Shut-off Function for Home Office Baby Room (Starry sky)
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Tripp Raises $4 Million For Mood-altering Virtual Reality Experiences

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Tripp Raises $4 Million For Mood-altering Virtual Reality Experiences
A lot of people say that virtual reality will blow your mind. And that’s the point of Tripp, which has raised $4 million to make a VR experience that will alter your mood and your mind. Mayfield Fund led the round and contributed most of the funds for the startup, which is working on “transformative […]
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World’s Largest Cinema Chain, AMC, Leads $30M Investment to Bring VR to Movie Theaters

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World’s Largest Cinema Chain, AMC, Leads $30M Investment to Bring VR to Movie Theaters
AMC Theaters, the largest cinema chain worldwide, and largest in the United States, has announced a strategic investment in Dreamscape Immersive, a firm developing multi-user out-of-home VR attractions. AMC is leading a $20 million investment in the company—aimed at rolling out a number of VR attractions both inside and outside of AMC theaters—and is committing $10 […]
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2Pcs Red-blue / Cyan Anaglyph Simple Style 3d Glasses 3d Movie Upgrade Style,Style 1

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2Pcs Red-blue / Cyan Anaglyph Simple Style 3d Glasses 3d Movie Upgrade Style,Style 1
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‘The Gallery: Heart of the Emberstone’ Coming to PSVR, Ep. 1 Under Consideration

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‘The Gallery: Heart of the Emberstone’ Coming to PSVR, Ep. 1 Under Consideration
As VR gamers on PC look forward to the release of The Gallery – Episode 2: Heart of the Emberstone, launching October 18th, PSVR should be excited too; developer Cloudhead Games is working on a PSVR version of Heart of the Embertsone, and is also considering porting the first episode in the series, Call of the Starseed […]
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Rift Puzzler ‘Bending the Light’ Looks Like an Intriguing Break From All the Wave Shooters

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Rift Puzzler ‘Bending the Light’ Looks Like an Intriguing Break From All the Wave Shooters
Finally, a new indie VR game that isn’t a wave shooter! Created by indie developer Deeperbeige Games, Bending the Light is a puzzle game launching exclusively on Oculus Rift today. Arrive in an ethereal, dreamy world filled with colorful beams of light and ambient music to set the tone. In Bending the Light, players will apply different […]
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Space Sim ‘Elite Dangerous’ Gets Major Update With New Content and VR Fixes

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Space Sim ‘Elite Dangerous’ Gets Major Update With New Content and VR Fixes
Elite Dangerous (2014), the interstellar space trading, fighting, and exploration sim, has received a major new update, 2.4, The Return, which brings frightening new enemies to the virtual galaxy, as well as a number of fixes to the game’s VR mode, and improvements to the avatar system. Elite Dangerous is not a VR-only title, but with […]
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‘Rec Room’ is Coming Soon to PSVR, Applications for Beta Testing Now Open

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‘Rec Room’ is Coming Soon to PSVR, Applications for Beta Testing Now Open
Rec Room (2016), the popular social VR app for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, is coming soon to PlayStation VR. Production studio Against Gravity announced Rec Room‘s PSVR release via the PSVR reddit page, saying that the game is slated to arrive by the end of this year. Rec Room offers a slew of active social games using […]
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TRIPP Raises $4 Million to Develop ‘Mood Altering’ VR Experiences

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TRIPP Raises $4 Million to Develop ‘Mood Altering’ VR Experiences
Los Angeles-based VR software development company TRIPP has announced a $4 million Series A round investment lead by venture capital firm Mayfield. TRIPP describe themselves as “mood architects”, aiming to create VR software that improves mindfulness. Many types of VR experiences already function as powerful forms of escapism, but TRIPP believes their approach to creating […]
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Magic Leap Updates Site in Preparation for the “journey to launch”

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Magic Leap Updates Site in Preparation for the “journey to launch”
Magic Leap today launched a refresh of their official website which includes a new teaser stating that the company wants to “[take] you with us on this journey to launch. More to come…”. Magic Leap is the secretive startup apparently building an AR headset based on novel display technology which they call Digital Lightfield. The company has […]
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Valve: No Steam Dev Days in 2017 “and not very likely for 2018”

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Valve: No Steam Dev Days in 2017 “and not very likely for 2018”
Valve’s ‘no press allowed’ dev conference, Steam Dev Days, is seeing the ax this year, and it seems next year doesn’t look any better. According to a tweet by Valve Marketing and Business Development team member Tom Giardino, Steam Dev Days is definitely not happening this year. Definitely not in 2017 and not very likely for […]
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ZED Mini Turns Rift and Vive into an AR Headset From the Future

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ZED Mini Turns Rift and Vive into an AR Headset From the Future
Stereo camera company Stereolabs has launched pre-orders for the ZED Mini, a smaller version of their stereo depth-mapping camera which fits on a mount made to attach to VR headsets like the Rift and Vive. When attached, the camera provides stereo pass-through video and real-time depth and environment mapping, turning the headsets into dev kits […]
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Leak Suggests Samsung is Building a Windows VR Headset

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Leak Suggests Samsung is Building a Windows VR Headset
There wasn’t any mention of Samsung getting into the Windows ‘Mixed Reality’ program when it was announced last year, which saw OEMs like Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, and Lenovo tapped to create VR headsets around the same reference design. A recent leak however, showing a rendering of a Samsung-built VR headset emblazoned with a “Windows Mixed […]
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Pimax VR Headsets Pass $1M in Funding After 5 Days on Kickstarter

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Pimax VR Headsets Pass $1M in Funding After 5 Days on Kickstarter
Pimax, the China-based VR headset manufacturer known for their 4K headset, have recently hit Kickstarter with their newest devices, the Pimax 8K and 5K VR headsets. Surpassing their initial goal of $200,000 within the first few hours, Pimax went on to gather a staggering $1 million in funding after only 5 days on the crowdfunding […]
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