Startups Weekly: Will the real unicorns please stand up?

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TaniGroup raises $10M to help Indonesia’s farmers grow. Hello and welcome back to Startups Weekly, a newsletter published every Saturday that dives into the week’s noteworthy venture capital deals, funds and trends. Before I dive into this week’s topic, let’s catch up a bit.

Futuristic AR eSports Tournament Coming To USA


The HADO eSports tournament first launched in 2016 exclusively in Japanese theme parks and malls, but has since managed to expand into countries including Malaysia, Indonesia and Vietnam. Your chance to go pro in energy dodgeball has finally arrived.

Changi Airport Will Use AR Glasses To Speed Up Ground Handling


SATS is planning on fully rolling out the procedure by mid-2018 and eventually internationally to locations in both Indonesia and Hong Kong. Going to the airport is a hassle. It doesn’t matter where you’re going, which airline you’re using, or who you’re traveling with, there are always annoyances and issues along the way.

EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

EON Reality

At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

These Five 360-Degree Nature Videos Showcase Planet Earth


Tour the Bird’s Head Seascape in Indonesia with Ronald Mambrasar and his son, Valen. Featured image: President Barack Obama watching a virtual reality film captured during his trip to Yosemite National Park in 2016. Going outside in winter can be…well, terrifying.

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Smart Nations Powered By Augmented Virtual Reality

EON Reality

Advances in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are reshaping the way we learn and interact with our world.

Farpoint: How Impulse Gear Made One Of VR’s Most Ambitious Shooters


A little closer to home, the blue glow of the Kawah Ijen volcano and lava streams in Indonesia.”. Farpoint, one of PlayStation VR’s most anticipated games, has just hit store shelves. You can read (and watch) our full review right here.

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017

EON Reality

Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.

This Degree Will Actually Land You a Job and Prepare You for the Future

EON Reality

For some Entrepreneur School Alumni , after working an extensive eleven months to pursue a dream it’s time to relax. For others, it means it’s time to pursue their dreams by starting their career in the Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality industry.

How I use CoSpaces to help students create their dreams

Hypergrid Business

Schools from Australia, Indonesia, Russia, Canada, New Zealand, Kentucky, Delaware, and our school all participated.

Uber’s Competitor Didi Chuxing Rauses $4B more for AI


The acquisition meant that Uber was actually forced to make an exit from the Chinese market.While Didi has invested in other ride-sharing platforms including GrabTaxi Holdings Pte, which operates in Thailand, Indonesia and other Southeast Asian countries, it has primarily focused on the domestic market until beginning this year to ramp up its presence elsewhere.

Hands On: VR PARK-V3 Google Cardboard Headset


While the west seems to be slowing the pace of adoption ahead of content frenzy coming next year, China and Taiwan seem to be the birthplaces of VR boom which is spreading like wildfire not just in their domestic markets, but also in countries like Indonesia.

Who is Trying to Make Key App for VR?


There’s also a category of “on-rails” travel documentaries, such as Valen’s Reef , which tells the story of conservationists in Indonesia.

How Hollywood and Razer Are Shaping the Future of VR?


However, gaming scene has never been stronger and most of all – the fastest growing markets such as China, Indonesia, India and several progressive countries in Africa – PC and mobile are dominating, where consoles do not even qualify for ‘also runs’ The gaming industry might thing VR is a passing thing, but when it comes to players with serious money, they do not agree.

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Take a Meditative VR Journey + 16 More VR Demos


Labtek Indie is an R&D and dsign Company from Bandung, Indonesia. Want to float through an alternate dimension, fly an airplane, or just shoot some hoops? Check out these 17 3D Jam VR demos that will take you to new worlds. Adit Rush.