‘Lone Echo II’ Release Date Delayed to Q1 2020

Road to VR

One of the most anticipated Oculus exclusives, Lone Echo II , has been delayed from 2019 to Q1 2020. Initially announced in 2018 and set for release sometime in 2019 , Ready at Dawn today confirmed that the Lone Echo II release date has been pushed back to Q1 2020.

AT&T Expands Partnership with Magic Leap to Focus on Enterprise AR, Promises Nationwide 5G by 2020

Next Reality AR

With CES in full swing, it seemed like Magic Leap would have little to announce at the major tech event, but it turns out that one of its partners has weighed in with a rather substantial update regarding the company.

Report: Apple Developing AR/VR Headset with 8K Resolution Per-eye Slated for 2020

Road to VR

According to a report by CNET , citing an anonymous “person familiar with Apple’s plans,” the company is working on an AR/VR headset targeting 8K resolution per-eye, scheduled for launch in 2020.

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Enormous, Multisensory Arena Heads To Las Vegas Strip 2020


The MSG Sphere Las Vegas is scheduled to open 2020 on the Las Vegas Strip. The post Enormous, Multisensory Arena Heads To Las Vegas Strip 2020 appeared first on VRScout.

Carnegie Museum Takes You To 2020 Dystopias in VR


The post Carnegie Museum Takes You To 2020 Dystopias in VR appeared first on VRScout. A new VR exhibit at the Carnegie Museum of Art gives us a glimpse of dystopias in our near future.

Forecast: VR Market Will Reach $162 Billion by 2020


billion in 2016 to more than $162 billion in 2020. Most revenue through 2020 will come from the US. The United States will pull well ahead of the other two regions by 2020. The post Forecast: VR Market Will Reach $162 Billion by 2020 appeared first on VRScout.

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Report: Apple Could Release an AR Headset as Early as 2020

Road to VR

Citing sources familiar with the matter, the report maintains Apple has definite plans to produce a dedicated AR headset, and could ship a product as early as 2020. The post Report: Apple Could Release an AR Headset as Early as 2020 appeared first on Road to VR.

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Report: Apple Targeting 2020 Release For Wireless VR/AR Headset


Today, a report from CNET writer Shara Tibken , citing an unnamed source, suggests Apple is targeting a 2020 release for what sounds like a combination AR/VR headset “that would be untethered from a computer or smartphone.” Just yesterday we highlighted a new patent from Apple for eye-tracking in a VR/AR headset — the latest in a long string of breadcrumbs from the company indicating spatial computing continues to be an area of extreme interest.

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Apple is working on an AR/VR headset for 2020: my thoughts over this news

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On Friday, a report on CNET shook a bit the XR community revealing that Apple is working on an AR/VR headset for 2020. And regarding point 3, the release date of 2020, again: (Image from Make A Meme). Apple reportedly working on a headset for 2020 with “8K” per eye.

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Analyst: Despite Slow 2016, VR Still Forecast To Reach $14B In Software Sales By 2020


But it still believes that consumer VR software could grow from $407 million in revenue in 2016 to $14 billion by 2020. By 2020, that percentage will fall to about 41 percent as enterprise, media, and other categories rise.

Camera maker Insta360 raises $30M as it eyes 2020 IPO

TechCrunch VR

Insta360, one of the pioneers in making 360-degree cameras, just raised $30 million in a Series C+ funding round from Chinese investors, including Everest Venture Capital , MG Holdings and Huajin Capital. The Shenzhen-based camera maker declined to disclose its latest valuation.

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Report: Apple AR Headset Coming In 2020 With Brand New OS


A new report from Bloomberg claims that Apple is aiming to have its AR headset ready in 2019 and possibly start shipping it in 2020. Apple’s ARKit marks the start of a long journey for the company’s work with augmented reality technology, but the long-rumored AR headset the company may be working on may still be years away from release.

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Gene Munster Thinks Apple’s Augmented Reality Glasses Will Launch in 2020 for $1,300 via.


Gene Munster Thinks Apple’s Augmented Reality Glasses Will Launch in 2020 for $1,300 via @themotleyfool [link] [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) July 2, 2017. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

AR+VR Weekly: 3 million PSVRs, $5 billion in XR investments & Apple smartglasses 2020?

AWE Blog

In addition to keeping you up-to-date on the top AR+VR news, funding activity, and launch announcements, here are there three stories you need to know: 3 million PSVRs, $5 billion in XR investments and Apple smartglasses 2020?

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AR+VR Weekly: 32M smartglasses by 2020, Ready Player One & Accenture’s XR findings

AWE Blog

The post AR+VR Weekly: 32M smartglasses by 2020, Ready Player One & Accenture’s XR findings appeared first on AWE USA 2018 - the world's #1 AR+VR conference and expo Catch up on AR+VR news, funding and launch announcements. By Tom Emrich. It’s been another busy week in AR+VR!

52 Million VR Headsets by 2020? That’s A Serious Boom This.


52 Million VR Headsets by 2020? Analysts are saying there could be as many as 52 million headsets sold by 2020, made up mostly of the recently released HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift. That’s A Serious Boom This will become an explosive market, according to Forrester. Are you ready?

IDC: AR/VR revenues to grow to $162 bil by 2020

Hypergrid Business

Press release: Worldwide Revenues for Augmented and Virtual Reality Forecast to Reach $162 Billion in 2020, According to IDC FRAMINGHAM, Mass. According to the new Worldwide Semiannual Augmented and Virtual Reality Spending Guide from... News VR & AR IDC

VR Will Transform Marketing Experiences But Not Before 2020

Forrester VR

Virtual Reality generates lots of buzz and massive investments. Isn’t it the next computing platform according to Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg? Hasn’t Magic Leap – the most secretive start-up– raised up to $1.4 billion to deliver on that promise? Together with my colleague Samantha Merlivat, we decided to evaluate the opportunities VR will open up […]. B2C marketing virtual reality

Two New X86 CPU Vendors coming to Market in 2018, 2020


2020 will see THATIC entering the frame with multidozen core CPUs and GPUs. Can x86 stay relevant in the CPU battlefield into 2020 and onward? The post Two New X86 CPU Vendors coming to Market in 2018, 2020 appeared first on VR World. One of everlasting legacies from former President of The United States (POTUS) Mr. Barrack Obama will be the creation of Chinese semiconductor industry.

‘After the Fall’: Explore the Ruins of 1980s Los Angeles and Fight for Survival in the Latest from Vertigo Games, Coming 2020


Last week, we teased a larger-than-life announcement from Vertigo Games, and if you’ve been keeping tabs on fwdtothepast.com, you might have decoded a clue or

Toyota Rolls Out Web-Based AR Advertising Campaign via 8th Wall

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Nonetheless, Toyota is catching up with the competition with a web-based augmented reality advertising campaign for the 2020 Corolla. While Toyota ranks as the leading automotive brand in the world, the company is a follower when it comes to augmented reality.

Emerging Tech in Emerging Markets

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After its conclusion, however, he says that both attendees and media are calling this the “Flagship Event for AR/VR in India” and he’s already fielding enquiries for Big brands wanting to partner for the second edition which takes place in 2020.

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Capturing humans to make a synthetic world: converting 2D videos of humans to 3D with RADiCAL

Robert Scoble

Doing research for a book about the seven industries that will be disrupted by Spatial Computing in the 2020s we will be publishing in 2020. By the end of 2020, and maybe by the end of 2019, they predict that entire process will be done on a modern smartphone without uploading.

‘LOW-FI’ is a Moody Cyberpunk Game That Presents a Dark but Plausible Future

Road to VR

LOW-FI is an upcoming VR game from the veteran indie VR developer behind TECHNOLUST (2016). The game presents a dark but plausible future where most of the population lives in a VR simulation, while at the same time the city’s poor inhabitants live unseen on the streets of the real-world.

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Report: Apple to Announce ARKit Updates at WWDC 2019 Including OS Support for AR Headsets

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Chi Kuo, someone Business Insider called “the most accurate Apple analyst in the world,” offered up his prediction for the fabled device last month, stating that Apple will likely begin production of its AR headset sometime between Q4 of 2019 and Q2 of 2020. This comes as stark contrast to one of the earliest reports we’ve seen, from late 2017, by Bloomberg which posited an Apple AR headset would be a dedicated, standalone device , also slated for a 2020 release.

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Mona Lisa VR Experience Coming To Louvre Museum, Viveport


As for the exhibition, the experience will feature from October 24th 2019 to February 24th 2020. A new VR experience coming to the Louvre Museum in Paris, France virtualizes of one of the most iconic paintings in history.

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Next-gen Xbox Revealed with No VR in Sight, Sony Forges Ahead with PSVR on PS5

Road to VR

Today at E3 2019, Microsoft capped off their keynote presentation with the announcement of Xbox Project Scarlett, the company’s next-gen console which will bring powerful new hardware to your living room come holiday 2020.

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Report: Apple AR Headset Could Rely on iPhone for Rendering & Connectivity

Road to VR

Several reports over the past two years have suggested Apple is getting ready to manufacture an AR headset , and possibly ship it sometime in 2020—something that’s so far unsubstantiated by the company itself.

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Apple Reportedly Plans 3-lens And Laser 3D Cameras For 2019-2020 iPhones


A new Bloomberg report claims, however, that major iPhone camera improvements are in the works for 2019 and 2020, with an iterative bump planned for this year’s models ahead of a more significant improvement next year. Bloomberg says that the new laser 3D camera was originally intended for its high-end 2019 phones, but was delayed into 2020, and could appear first on a spring 2020 update to the iPad Pro.

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Report: Global VR Gaming Market to Jump 84% in 4 Years


percent between 2016 and 2020, according to a new industry research report from TechNavio. This market analysis falls in line with other recent predictions claiming the VR industry will be worth $162 billion by 2020 and that it’ll see improved adoption rates in 2017.

Disaster Report 4 Is Finally Coming West With PSVR Support


Disaster Report 4: Summer Memories (I still love that name) is coming to PS4, Switch and PC in early 2020. It was nearly three years ago now that we reported Disaster Report 4 would include a PSVR mode.

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Microsoft’s Minecraft Earth AR Experience Is Straight-Up Black Magic


With Harry Potter: Wizards Unite launching at some point within the next couple of months, 2020 is shaping up to be a highly competitive year for mobile AR gaming. New gameplay shown at WWDC teases an incredible augmented adventure on the way.

Hololens Co-inventor & AR/VR Pioneer Avi Bar-Zeev Has Left Apple

Road to VR

SEE ALSO Report: Apple Developing AR/VR Headset with 8K Resolution Per-eye Slated for 2020. According to Variety , Bar-Zeev was involved in the creation of an unannounced Apple AR headset—something a supposed Apple insider said may see a possible 2020 launch.

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Ambitious VR Project Restores 1964 Tokyo With Real Images


Produced by Toshio Tsuchiya, the piece is a part of celebrations leading up to Tokyo’s 2020 Summer Olympics. The absence of Terminators in 2019 means VR is probably the closest we’re going to get to time travel. But how do we ensure trips to our past are as accurate as possible?

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nReal Light Is A $499 Consumer AR Headset, Shipping This Year


The consumer edition of nReal Light will start shipping in limited quantities later this year but will be mass produced in 2020. Today AR headset company nReal have announced the debut of the nReal Light, a consumer-focused AR headset with a small sunglasses form factor for just $499.

AR contact lenses are far away, but a new research is paving their way

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We expect to get the first prototypes by the end of 2020 , to be tested in real use case conditions (in particular for surgical assistance and military uses).

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HADO Announces 2019 Pro AR League


It all kicks off in Japan 2019, with plans to expand to the APAC, EU, and US by 2020. Professional eSports meets augmented reality in Hado’s ambitious new league.