Magic Leap looking to raise as much as $1B

Magic Leap looking to raise as much as $1B

Magic Leap may be raising as much as $1 billion to fund their vision of a future filled with augmented reality glasses. A Delaware filing dated Wednesday was provided to us by CB Insights, confirming that the secretive startup has authorized about $1 billion in new...
Current Challenges of Virtual Reality, Explained

Current Challenges of Virtual Reality, Explained

Virtual reality seems to be the up and coming trend in the digital world. Technocrats everywhere are espousing the value of VR, and indicating that it will continue to gain market share among both the technically savvy and illiterate alike. 1. How popular is VR today?...
NYC is getting a huge new VR conference this fall

NYC is getting a huge new VR conference this fall

In addition to an upcoming virtual reality hub at NYU, New York City will also host its first VR-focused convention later this year. The NYVR Expo, which will take place at the Javits Center from Oct. 26th through 28th, aims to be the biggest virtual reality...
Will 2017 be the year virtual reality gets real?

Will 2017 be the year virtual reality gets real?

Virtual Reality is … well, real. The last year has seen the launch of every major VR platform, from high-quality tethered systems like HTC’s Vive and Facebook’s Oculus Rift, through to cheap-and-cheerful smartphone-based platforms like Google’s Daydream and Samsung’s...