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AltspaceVR Raises USD10.3m For Shared Virtual Spaces

AltSpaceVR has raised USD10.3m for its shared virtual reality spaces. The funding comes from Tencent, Dolby Family Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Lux Capital, Maven Ventures Growth Labs, Promus Ventures, Raine Ventures, Rothenberg Ventures, Streamlined...

Read More29 Jul 15
Where Oculus' Latest Acquisition Fits Into Its VR Game Plan

Facebook’s USD2bn acquisition of Oculus VR was a headline-grabbing deal in 2014 and an almost textbook definition of the term ‘game-changing’ for the virtual reality (VR) field in particular. But 2015 seems to be Oculus’ time to do some acquiring...

Read More17 Jul 15
5 Companies To Watch in Virtual Reality

It may still be commonplace for people to view virtual reality (VR) headsets as something from the world of science fiction, but this is changing. Facebook’s USD2bn purchase of Oculus altered things and the race is now very much on to see which company...

Read More17 Jun 15
The 6 Most-Significant Investments In Social Media In Q3

Social media is maturing as a sector with the likes of Facebook and Twitter now established as household names, but there is still room for new social media players. Q3 did not see any big blockbuster funding rounds such as the USD200m Pinterest raised...

Read More30 Oct 14
AltspaceVR Snatches USD5.2m For Social Virtual Reality

A social platform for virtual reality, AltspaceVR, has raised USD5.2m in seed funding. The round was contributed to by Dolby Family Ventures, Formation 8, Google Ventures, Lux Capital, Foundation Capital, Rothenberg Ventures, SV Angel, Haystack Fund,...

Read More15 Sep 14
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