Tag: magic leap
Oculus VR founder slams Magic Leap headset as a ‘tragic heap’
The founder of Oculus VR, Palmer Luckey – who no longer works for the Facebook subsidiary – has delivered a comprehensive battering to the just-released Magic Leap augmented-reality headset.
August 28, 2018
AR firm Magic Leap ships its first mixed-reality headset
It’s not vapourware! The Magic Leap One Creator Edition mixed-reality headset is actually shipping this week, with a few restrictions. Not least the price: the headset, computing pack and controller costs a cool $2,295,...
August 9, 2018
Magic Leap promises to ship its first AR headset this summer
Augmented-reality hardware startup Magic Leap has raised $2.3bn over six funding rounds since February 2014, without yet launching a commercial product. That’s changing, the company promises: its first headset will be...
July 12, 2018
Magic Leap reveals its first augmented-reality headset
Well, we say ‘headset’. The Magic Leap One Creator Edition might be more accurately termed a pair of steampunk goggles. Very cool (specifically: very cool when Johnny Depp wore something very similar as Willy Wonka...
December 21, 2017
REPORT 410: AR SPECIAL–MUSIC’S AUGMENTED FUTURE
Lead: Take an in-depth look into the world of AR and ask if this is finally the time for a technology that has been knocking on the door for some time now to finally take off in a meaningful way. Beyond Music: Try these brilliant...
October 24, 2017
Magic Leap boss promises ‘rainbow powered unicorns’
Magic Leap is the massively-funded augmented-reality (AR) company which ran into its first bad press before Christmas, amid reports that it was struggling to get its ambitious technology to work. Now its CEO Rony Abovitz...
January 5, 2017
Magic Leap reveals more on its well-funded AR plans
Augmented reality (AR) startup Magic Leap has raised a whopping $1.4bn in funding without yet launching a product. That plus the secrecy around its technology is making it one of the most talked-about startups in the AR...
November 3, 2016
20 music/tech startups we’ll be watching in 2016
At times in 2015, Music Ally felt like a grouch when surveying the landscape of music/tech startups – usually at the sight of the latest ‘Instagram / WhatsApp for music’ social app without an obvious demand from users...
January 5, 2016
Former Vevo boss Caraeff joins AR startup Magic Leap
Rio Caraeff has a new job, six months after leaving music videos service Vevo, where he was founding CEO. Caraeff is taking a position as chief content officer at Magic Leap, the well-funded augmented reality (AR) startup...
July 2, 2015