Greenlight Insights’ latest update on the VR marketplace shows continued growth. San Francisco, CA, May 20, 2019 — Greenlight Insights’ newly released Total Market Forecast continues to show solid gains in most categories of the virtual reality (VR) marketplace. As this market matures, Greenlight expects revenues from Location-Based VR Entertainment (LBVRE) and Head-Mounted Displays (HMDs) to be market leaders, each … Read More
PTC’s most recent earnings call saw its bookings forecast decline by $15 million, attributed to unfavorable hiring conditions for sales reps in its rapidly growing IoT business, which includes flagship augmented reality products such as the Vuforia engine and Vuforia Chalk. However, the call also revealed that AR and IoT revenue had surpassed the company’s historical cornerstone business of CAD … Read More
The Society for Information Display (SID) once again hosted the annual Display Week on May 12th-17th in San Jose, California. Display Week is one of the world’s largest semiconductor industry tradeshows for suppliers providing materials, processes, components, and services to major display manufacturers. At Display Week 2019, augmented reality and virtual reality were again key focus areas during the conference … Read More
Beginning on May 6th, Seattle saw Microsoft’s Build developer event unveil a number of important announcements from the tech giant, all reinforcing the service-centric vision pioneered by CEO Satya Nadella. Executives representing Azure, Office 365, GitHub, and others took center stage, focusing on Microsoft’s evolving set of enabling technologies and compelling industry partnerships. In a continuing trend across large technology … Read More
At its annual developer conference, Microsoft teased a Minecraft mobile augmented reality application. Little is known about the newest edition of Microsoft’s ever-growing online game. With one of the biggest audiences in the world, is Microsoft supporting Minecraft to be the biggest mobile AR platform?