View profile

Virtual & Augmented Reality - Global Issue # 16

Issue #16 — View online — Suggest a link
Virtual & Augmented Reality

We provide you with a list of handpicked stories, best practices, startup showcases and fresh tools to build the Metaverse and the next version of the web!

Hi there,
This week we are slightly late but we don’t want to skip it.
Happy Friday, everyone. Some fresh news on a Friday - all below!

VR NEWS
Facebook can project your eyes onto a VR headset, and it’s exactly as uncanny as it sounds
Telehealth company Rey to absorb Oxford VR as it announces $10M in new funding
Making it Work: Virtual reality tech training firm targets €2m funding to continue expansion
Ryff raises $11.7M for its real-time brand integration
AR NEWS
Batman Augmented Reality App Launches | licenseglobal.com
XR NEWS
This Week In XR: Brain Tech Nabs $50 Million, 3D Without Glasses, More On Metaverses
METAVERSE
Mark Zuckerberg wants to expand Facebook into the metaverse, but no one's really sure what that means
INTERNET OF SENSES
Spectricity Raises €14 Million Series B Funding as It Accelerates Plans to Deliver Industry Leading Hyperspectral Sensing to Mobile and Consumer Devices | Business Wire
Fabrizio Gramuglio, Founder and CEO of Xperience+
DEVICES
Rick Osterloh believes smart glasses will be 'very useful' as Google Tensor chip has AR implications
Chinese augmented reality glasses maker Nreal looks to go public within 5 years, CEO says
RANDOM
Future technology bets: 15 innovation-led technologies to watch out for
Trimble launches $200-million fund to invest in early-, growth-stage startups
Nvidia is tracking more than 8,500 AI startups with $60B in funding
Jeffrey Katzenberg, Will.i.am Invest in Creator-Focused NFT Startup Cent as Part of $3 Million Round
EVENTS
AR Cloud Challenge: Submit by August
WebAR Workshop: Sept 9-10, Online
 
AWE USA 2021: Nov 9-11, Santa Clara, CA
SIGGRAPH 2021 Virtual: Aug 9-13, Online
**NEW DATES** AWE Asia: Sep 27-28, Chengdu, China
VRARA Global Summit Online: Sep 29-Oct 1, Online
EWTS 2021: Oct 6-27, Every Wednesday
VIEW 2021: Oct 17-21, Turin, Italy - Hybrid Event
VRDays Europe: Nov 13-17, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Euro XR 2021 Conference: 24-26 Nov, Milan, Italy
ICHVR 2021: Dec 14-16, Budapest, Hungary
TWEETS
BOOKS and PODCASTS
Kent Bye, Producer and Host of the “Voices of VR”
VIDEOS
This Week In XR 7-30-2021 ft. Rony Abovitz
This Week In XR 7-30-2021 ft. Rony Abovitz
NEW VIRTUAL REALITY ENTERTAINMENT PROJECT | Sensorium Review
NEW VIRTUAL REALITY ENTERTAINMENT PROJECT | Sensorium Review
Closing notes
Thanks for reading until the end.
If you want to connect with me, always happy to do some networking.
Until next week - Keep up the good work,
👨‍💻 Pedro Ferreira
Techstars Startup Digest Virtual & Augmented Reality is curated by:
Luís Bravo Martins Luís Bravo Martins - CMO, VR/AR Author & Speaker
luis.martins@startupdigestmail.com
Did you enjoy this issue?