Colin McMahon Expands Greenlight Insights’ Technology Expertise To Boston

Greenlight InsightsCompany

We are pleased to announce that Colin McMahon is joining the Greenlight Insights team as an Analyst in the VR/AR Technologies Practice. Colin will be based in Boston and will focus on expanding the team’s expertise and presence in Boston, New York City, and Montreal. Colin McMahon is a leading analyst on emerging technology trends with a particular focus on … Read More

Greenlight Discussion: HTC Link Exclusively Available in . . . Japan?

Greenlight InsightsAnalysis, Virtual Reality

HTC's new headset, Link, is the first mobile headset to support 6DoF.

Thoughts by Analysts Alexis Macklin and Colin McMahon  Last week, HTC announced its first mobile-based VR headset, Link. It is the first mobile-based headset to incorporate 6DoF and will be made available exclusively in Japan later this year. This is the second of two recent non-Vive headset announcements from HTC. HTC also announced an all-in-one headset in collaboration with Google. … Read More

A 360 View of the Market: Samsung’s New Camera Pricing Strategy

Alexis MacklinAnalysis, Virtual Reality

Samsung recently announced a new retail price for its 360-degree camera, Gear 360. The new price of $229 positions the Samsung Gear 360 competitively among an increasingly competitive field. While the new Gear 360 includes several new usability enhancements and technical capabilities, such as a handle, iPhone compatibility, 4k resolution and live streaming on Facebook and YouTube, the biggest implication … Read More

The Optis Presence at LiveWorx 2017

Colin McMahonAugmented Reality, Virtual Reality

LiveWorx 2017

LiveWorx Technology Conference 2017 took place from May 22nd to the 25th at the Boston Convention Center in Boston, Massachusetts. The event brought together a mix of technology companies working largely within the manufacturing space. The message of LiveWorx 2017 was clear: The manufacturing industry must change with the evolution of VR/AR technologoy. On the showroom floor, virtual prototyping company Optis conveyed this … Read More

Coming to Your Screens 2017: Colin McMahon to Deliver Keynote on Immersive Worlds

Greenlight InsightsAugmented Reality, Events, Immersive Content, Virtual Reality

Coming To Your Screens 2017

“It turns out that the killer application for virtual reality is other human beings. Build a world that people want to inhabit, and the inhabitants will come.” – Charles Stross, Renown Science Fiction Author Colin McMahon, Analyst with Greenlight Insights, will give the keynote presentation at Coming to Your Screens Montreal 2017. His talk, titled Immersive Worlds: Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Realities … Read More