New Report: Location-Based Entertainment Bring New Opportunities for Virtual Reality

Alexis MacklinAnalysis, Funding Database, Virtual Reality

Location-based VR entertainment (LBVRE) is emerging as one of the the fastest growing sectors in VR. Several LBVRE technology companies have raised considerable investment rounds in the first quarter of 2017 and more investment is likely to come. When analyzing data from Greenlight Insights’ VR/AR Funding Database of more than 400 venture deals from 2011 to 2016, LBVRE-specific companies raised … Read More

Why Intel Will Pay $16B for Automotive Computer-Vision Leader

Clifton DawsonAnalysis, Augmented Reality

This week, Intel announced a plan to acquire Mobileye for $15.3 billion as a strategic move to fortify its burgeoning automative chips division. Since early 2000, Israel-based Mobileye has supplied car manufacturers with computer-vision technology for advanced driver assistance systems. Using a low-cost, yet powerful chip-based system combining a monovision camera, image recognition software, and machine-learning algorithms, Mobileye accurately and rapidly distinguishes between … Read More

Greenlight Insights Confirmed as Analyst Partner for MIPTV Summit

Stevi RexCompany, Immersive Content, Press Releases

analyst partner with MIPTV

Greenlight Insights has been confirmed as an analyst partner for MIPTV’s Immersive Content Leadership Summit. MIPTV is the global marketplace for TV and digital content. The summit will take place on April 3-6, 2017 in Cannes, France. Technologies related to the consumption and creation of immersive media are one of the most disruptive and transformative opportunities facing entertainment companies today. … Read More