Case Study: Amazon’s Lesson In Enteprise AR And Privacy

J.C. Kuang, Analyst J.C. Kuang, Analyst Analysis, Augmented Reality, Business Transformation

While giant OEMs and software/hardware companies scramble to research and develop the next generation of augmented reality headwear, massive advancements are being made in areas such as information display, computer vision, and processor engineering. However, hardware manufacturers have yet to contribute any meaningful solutions to one of AR’s most pressing obstacles. Increasing anxieties over personal privacy and data security, as … Read More

Keys to the Kingdom: Enterprise Data Security in XR

J.C. Kuang, Analyst J.C. Kuang, Analyst Analysis, Business Transformation, Devices & Technology

Data security woes and upcoming regulatory action in major markets should be front and center for enterprises looking to implement XR. Customer data breaches, vague terms of service, and compromised intellectual property present real dangers to the public perception of an individual organization. And this is to say nothing of the bottom line. Since mid-March of 2018, new discoveries regarding … Read More

8% of VR/AR Venture Capital Deals Went to Startups With a Female CEO in 2017

Paula Cevallos Press Releases

SAN FRANCISCO (March 13, 2018) — Greenlight Insights, the global leader in market intelligence for the virtual and augmented reality industry, released a new report today detailing the state of venture funding for woman-led XR companies. The report was co-authored with the WXR Venture Fund, a venture capital fund that promotes equal gender representation among VR/AR/XR startups. 2017 was another … Read More

Top 5 Charts of the VR Industry in 2016

Alexis Macklin, Analyst Alexis Macklin, Analyst Analysis

Virtual reality grew a lot in 2016 with the sale of headsets, investments and media attention. Greenlight Insights has focused on how this growth will aid the future in the 2016 Virtual Reality Industry Report and 2016 Virtual Reality Consumer Report. Here are the top 5 graphs from 2016:   U.S. VR Hardware and Software Market to Hit $38B by … Read More

Is Your Industry Analyst A Data Scientist?

Greenlight Insights Company

According to a new report published today by Glassdoor, data scientists hold the best jobs in America. For those curious, a “data scientist” typically refers to a mix of skills, part statistician and part computer programmer. For instance, data scientists often have to employ computer code (like the Python programming language – one of our favorite!!) to scrape the web for … Read More