Niantic Buys 8th Wall
Niantic, creator of the popular Pokémon GO and the Lightship AR SDK, announced it has acquired 8th Wall, an AR development tool for creators to make complex interactive AR experiences that are available on a variety of mobile devices.
Megan Thee Stallion’s “Enter Thee Hottieverse” VR concert
Tickets for Megan Thee Stallion’s “Enter Thee Hottieverse” virtual reality concert are now available at AmazeVR.com. AmazeVR, is a VR entertainment platform. Megan Thee Stallion’s partnership with AmazeVR is advertised on AmazeVR’s site as a first-ever VR concert tour experience.
Dispelix Partners with AAC
Dispelix, a provider of see-through waveguide displays for augmented and mixed reality (AR/MR) wearables, and AAC Technologies Holdings Inc., a solutions provider for smart devices, are partnering to join Dispelix’ waveguide tech with AAC’s wafer-level optics manufacturing. The companies will give the AR and MR wearables industry high quality see-through waveguide displays.