CEO CORNER: Kudan’s Founder Tomo Ohno – Connecting IoT with Artificial Intelligence

“Augmented Reality is a technology. It’s never been a product or a solution to a problem…I was so excited by the possibility but also so disappointed with the idea and concepts available.” – Tomo Ohno, Kudan Founder and Managing Director In 2011 Kudan Limited started developing what is now a very mature computer vision engine that […]

Augmented Reality Gaming comes to Spin Masters with Air Hogs Connect!

Spin Master is introducing Air Hogs Connect, a new AR gaming platform that blends the worlds of RC (remote control) and augmented reality, enabling players to command remote control (RC) vehicles inside deep virtual game worlds.  Transforming your living room to a science fiction AR world, Connect takes RC play to a whole new dimension. […]

A Different kind of AR/VR Forecast

This month we are featuring an op-ed from Mark Morrison of USens.  No pun intended, but I haven’t seen any ARVR revenue forecasts that remind me of reality yet. I have a great deal of respect for all of the players in both the augmented reality and virtual reality industries, specifically those who have been researching and […]

Magic Leap’s Valuation at $4.5B Thanks to Latest Investment of $793.5M

Magic Leap announced $793.5 million in new funding, led by Alibaba Group. Continued investment comes from Google Inc., Qualcomm Incorporated, through its venture investment group, Qualcomm Ventures, and others. New investment also comes from Warner Bros. and tier-one financial institutions, including Fidelity Management and Research Company, J.P. Morgan Investment Management, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, funds […]