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Urbanbase is a startup based out of Seoul, South Korea that specializes in developing virtual reality tools intended for interior design and planning. They recently announced raising $1.8 million in Series A funding. The investors involved in this round...
Moral and ethical concerns have begun to arise from both virtual reality and augmented reality because of the way it can impact and even trick our perceptions.For example, experts have expressed concerns about the booming virtual reality pornography industry...
Neverdie is a gaming company that has been involved in the exploration of virtual reality space for several years now. Its newest funding method comes courtesy of a venture into blockchain and cryptocurrency. The ICO has already managed to...
Next-generation immersive content network, Inception, recently announced a $15 million Series A funding around which was led by RTL Group. There was also participation by James Packer, Gigi Levy-Weiss, and iAngels. In addition to funding, Christo Schizas, who is...
Recently, the Pentagon released information regarding an update to the U.S. Military augmented warrior programs. The Tactical Augmented Reality (TAR) display integrates with command structures and feeds geosynchronized, real-time information to units who are deployed in the field.The TAR system...
Sana Health was founded by Richard Hanbury in order to alleviate his chronic nerve pain induced insomnia. lack of sleep has been shown time and again to be very unhealthy for anyone. And according to Sana Health, individuals using...
In Series B funding for Within, which is a Los Angeles-based VR studio, Singaporean investment company Temasek and Emerson Collective led funding. There was also participation by existing investors, Andreessen Horowitz, 21st Century Fox, and Raine Ventures. New investors...
As debate continues in Congress over funding a wall between the United States and Canada, U.S. Representative Will Hurd and a handful of allies introduced a new proposal on July 7th. This proposal involves the building of a “smart...
A United Kingdom-based startup, WaveOptics, that builds optics with a waveguide-base has raised nearly $16 million in Series B funding. The funding comes from Touchstone Innovations PLC, Octopus Ventures, Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH who are previous investors, as...
Leap Motion, Inc. is the primary creator for motion tracking technology based on natural input in augmented and virtual reality. They recently announced raising $50 million in Series C funding led by clients advised by J.P. Morgan Asset Management.“Virtual...

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