Virtual Reality Headset Manufacturers Create New Trade Group – Global Virtual Reality Association

VIRTUAL REALITY INDUSTRY LEADERS COME TOGETHER TO CREATE NEW ASSOCIATION Acer Starbreeze, Google, HTC VIVE, Facebook’s Oculus, Samsung, and Sony Interactive Entertainment today announced the creation of a non-profit organization of international headset manufacturers to promote the growth of the global virtual reality (VR) industry. The Global Virtual Reality Association (GVRA) will develop and share […]

Market Spend 2015: AR/VR Investment Totals Over $1 Billion

Augmented and virtual reality are the new hotness, as VCs and corporates get in on the act. While Facebook’s multi-billion dollar acquisition of Oculus got everyone’s attention early last year, it’s only in the last 12 months that investments accelerated. Augmented/virtual tech, real investments There was a slow trickle of AR/VR investments from 2006 until […]

Vision Summit 2016: Hollywood Veteran Alex McDowell to Keynote Inaugural Virtual and Augmented Reality Event

Summit Draws Endorsement and Support from Oculus, Vuforia, Sony, Steam VR, and Unity Technologies Designed for artists, engineers, programmers, designers, producers, and more, the inaugural Vision VR/AR Summit 2016 is a cross-industry event geared towards furthering the knowledge base of anyone developing virtual or augmented reality content. Taking place February 10-11 in Hollywood, CA, the event will […]