Matterport acquires AI special effects startup...
Real estate computer vision platform startup Matterport is set to acquire Arraiy, an AI startup aiming to automate...
AR headsets promise new enterprise productivity,...
Just as the bluetooth headset ushered in an era of hands-free calling, AR startups are trying to convince manufacturing...
The next frontier for sneakerheads is trying on...
Startups in the AR space see a bright future for bringing retail experiences into the home, but there haven’t...
A chat with Niantic CEO John Hanke on the launch...
Just shy of three years ago, Pokémon GO took over the world. Players filled the sidewalks, and crowds of...
YouTube’s new AR Beauty Try-On lets viewers...
Makeup tutorials and reviews are some of the most popular content on YouTube, as they help people learn about new...
Focals by North Review: The future is (almost)...
The concept of an IRL heads-up display has been a part of science fiction since basically the beginning. Big players...
Vuzix smart glasses get automatic facial...
This is one of those ‘I’m not surprised but I am slightly terrified’ moments in tech development:...
Medivis gets FDA approval for its augmented...
Augmented reality is coming to the operating room theater sooner than anyone may have predicted. Medivis, which...
Google rolls out dining and translation filters...
Google Lens users on iOS and ARCore-compatible Android phones are getting some added utility when it comes to ordering...
The Looking Glass Pro might be the weirdest...
All-in-one PCs have adopted some pretty odd designs over the years, but I’ve never seen one quite like this. The...
VCs give failed AR startup Meta a do-over with...
AR startup Meta’s original investors might have been screwed by the company’s collapse and fire sale, but a...
Streem buys Selerio in effort to boost its AR...
Streem, an AR startup that is meshing teleconferencing software with computer vision tech, has acquired a small UK...
Glass graduates from Google X as it scores new...
Google’s head-worn smart display, Google Glass, in finally ready to move the tassel. After defining the...
AR display-maker DigiLens lands $50 million from...
The broader AR market is made up of a lot of hype and excitement, but fundamentally it’s all based around the...
Africa Roundup: Jumia’s IPO, DHL launches...
The biggest news in a month of weighty African headlines was Jumia listing on the New York Stock Exchange. After filing...
The definitive Niantic reading guide
In just a few years, Niantic has evolved from internal side project into an independent industry trailblazer. Having...
Angry Birds AR is coming to iPhone this spring
Angry Birds: Isle of Pigs took the scenic route to the iPhone. Rovio began flirting with augmented reality on the Magic...
Blind users can now explore photos by touch with...
Microsoft's Seeing AI is an app that lets blind and limited-vision folks convert visual data into audio feedback, and...
Niantic’s Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is a...
Niantic's follow-up to the absurdly popular Pokémon GO, the long-awaited Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, has one...
Apple could launch augmented reality headset in...
According to a new report from Ming-Chi Kuo (via 9to5mac), a reliable analyst on all things Apple, the company has been...