2019 Wearable Technologies Conference Recap: Manufacturers See Bright Future for Wearable Augmented Reality Products

Avatar Chelsea Mercer, Analyst Augmented Reality, Augmented Reality Intelligence Service, Devices & Technology, Insight Articles, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality Intelligence Service

This year, Greenlight Insights attended the 34th Wearable Technologies Conference held on July 9-10 in San Francisco, CA. Many leaders in the wearable technologies industry gathered to demonstrate breakthrough innovations for the wearables ecosystem, as well as research and thought-leadership for the audience of electronics manufacturers, application developers, and healthcare professionals.

Vive Enterprise Solutions Reinforce HTC’s Business Practice

Avatar Chelsea Mercer, Analyst Enterprise Transformation, Enterprise xR Intelligence Service, Insight Articles, Software, Virtual Reality

On July 1st, HTC announced VIVE Enterprise Solutions, a new business unit that focuses on delivering services to businesses and developers. HTC will now provide professional services, business solutions, and support along with hardware and software solutions centered around four major categories: training and simulation, design and visualization, virtual collaboration, and location-based entertainment.  The new business unit is the result … Read More

Location-Based xR Channel Tracker: Venue Openings Outpace Closures in H1 2019

Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Alexis Macklin, Research Manager Insight Articles, Location-Based Entertainment, Location-Based xR Intelligence Service, Media & Entertainment, Virtual Reality

Greenlight Insights tracks openings and closures for a select group of venue operators in the location-based entertainment virtual & augmented reality sector.  Our Location-Based xR Channel Tracker focuses on arcades, entertainment centers, malls, cinemas, theme parks, and other out-of-home venues, including, but not limited to, those selling virtual reality, augmented reality, immersive media, and other digital experiences. Click here to view our full … Read More

2019 Midyear Funding Update: Will Early Stage VR/AR Investments Rebound?

Clifton Dawson, CEO Clifton Dawson, CEO Augmented Reality, Augmented Reality Intelligence Service, Devices & Technology, Insight Articles, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality Intelligence Service

In 2018, a record high of $2.8 billion was invested in virtual reality and augmented reality (xR) technology-related startups globally. Although several promising new companies like Spatial, Wikitude, and Vantage Point raised their substantial early rounds during 2018, the $2.8B tally, the $2.8 billion tally was driven primary by large, late-stage venture capital rounds, such as those raised by Magic … Read More