• Apple Reportedly Acquires Augmented Reality Headset Startup For $30M

    26 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Apple's interest in augmented reality is pretty well known, and the company has expanded on it with the launch of the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and the X. The company has long touted the usefulness of AR, so much so that it has led to rumors that Apple could be working on an AR headset of their own. While Apple has yet to officially confirm their plans, their actions do seem to leave little to the imagination. According to a report from TechCrunch , it appears that Apple has acquired a startup from Montreal, Canada that specializes in AR headsets. Dubbed Vrvana, the company is behind an AR headset...
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  • Apple acquires AR startup Vrvana for $30M as it continues work on its own AR headset

    Apple acquires AR startup Vrvana for $30M as it continues work on its own AR headset

    26 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    According to a new report from TechCrunch , Apple recently acquired a virtual/augmented reality startup out of Montreal, Canada called Vrvana. The deal was worth radon $30 million, the report says.
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  • Apple Bought Augmented Reality Headset Company Vrvana

    Apple Bought Augmented Reality Headset Company Vrvana

    26 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple recently purchased Vrvana , a company that developed an augmented reality headset called Totem, reports TechCrunch .
    Two sources with knowledge of the deal confirmed the acquisition, but Apple declined to comment and did not provide its usual acquisition statement. TechCrunch says Apple did not deny the story, though, and several employees who were previously with Vrvana are now with Apple.
    Apple is said to have paid $30 million for Vrvana, and the deal may have taken place this summer. Vrvana's website is still up and running, but social media accounts ceased updates in...
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