Tuesday 12 March 2024
Pokemon Go developer Niantic believes that AR's biggest market will be outdoors
As Pokemon Go approaches the tenth anniversary of its launch, it continues to be the most influential augmented reality (AR) game globally. John Hanke, CEO of Pokemon Go developer...
Tuesday 27 February 2024
LG and Meta form AI and metaverse alliance; XR device coming in 1Q25 at the earliest
Meta and LG Electronics are expected to officially launch their AI and metaverse alliance. According to the latest reports from Korean media outlets, Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg is visiting...
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Panasonic sells its VR/AR equipment startup due to lack of gaming console platform
Panasonic has decided to sell Shiftall, its subsidiary responsible for VR head-mounted display (HMD) development, on February 1, 2024. Panasonic, alongside Sharp and Sony, were all...
Friday 2 February 2024
Meta hopes Vision Pro can revitalize XR device market
Apple is set to officially launch its brand-new Mixed Reality (MR) headset Vision Pro on February 2. The general market perception is that, despite its high sale price of US$3,499,...
Tuesday 5 December 2023
HTC's Charles Huang on the company's plans for 2024
HTC sees promise in 2024 for both its smartphone business and its AR/VR metaverse ecosystem, according to corporate vice president Charles Huang: even amid cutthroat competition in...
Friday 17 November 2023
Jorjin combines AR with healthcare to build Taiwan's first 'optometry X metaverse center'
Augmented reality (AR) supplier Jorjin announced on November 16 that it is collaborating with the Department of Optometry at the Central Taiwan University of Science and Technology...
Monday 13 November 2023
Taiwan's Vactronics eyes explosive growth in semiconductor and metaverse sectors following IPO
Vactronics Technologies Inc (VTI), a leading company specializing in optical and semiconductor coatings, is gearing up for a mid-December initial public offering.
Friday 15 September 2023
With multi-pronged strategy, HTC awaits new bloom
HTC is taking a highly diversified strategy in its operations, strengthening and enriching its VR/AR ecosystem, while at the same time expanding its smartphone lineup to face market...
Monday 19 June 2023
Unraveling the future: XR's momentous leap and ongoing journey
The year 2023 stands as a pivotal moment in Extended Reality (XR). If historians were to select a period to study this chapter of spatial computing history, they would likely focus...
Thursday 15 June 2023
NTU Hospital explores medical metaverse through 3D holographic trauma imaging
On June 13, National Taiwan University Hospital (NTUH) and long-time partner Microsoft Taiwan jointly announced a mixed reality (MR) application project. The NTU Hospital team will...
Friday 9 June 2023
Vision Pro's decoupling with metaverse leaves the market with questions
Apple's first mixed reality (MR) headset device Vision Pro was officially unveiled at the WWDC 2023. It features Apple's proprietary visionOS operating system and is expected to be...
Thursday 1 June 2023
Siemens join forces with Nvidia to discuss industrial metaverse trend at Computex
At the metaverse next-gen application forum held at Computex 2023 titled "Surreal to Real," Siemens Taiwan president and CEO Erdal Elver and Nvidia VP of corporate marketing and developer...
Tuesday 30 May 2023
LG teams up with Korean peers to work on 3D AR glasses
South Korean companies including LG Electronics are moving to collectively roll out augmented reality (AR) glasses with 3D images in cooperation with Qualcomm, and are expected to...
Monday 29 May 2023
Apple's MR device will determine Cook's place in company history
Apple is expected to unveil its mixed reality (MR) device at the WWDC in June, the company's first brand-new product since the launch of the Apple Watch back in 2015. Sources believe...
Thursday 4 May 2023
Shanghai on track to incentivize investments in semicondutor, AI sectors
The Shanghai Municipal Government has just announced a set of policy measures to strengthen the development of modernized industrial systems, offering subsidies to encourage more...
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