Six of the best: August 23rd

Six of the best: August 23rd

Start your week with a Monday morning briefing of the most read articles from the global VR, AR and MR industry on in the last week:

1) StatusPRO raises $5.2 million seed round led by KB Partners and TitletownTech

NFL MVP Lamar Jackson, Baltimore Ravens head up crossover appeal

2) XR Games secures $2 million in funding to open 20 new jobs in Leeds

"Immersive technology has huge potential in this industry…"

3) AR game DogemonGo launches on mobile; players earn Dogecoin

New game combines augmented reality, blockchain and memes

4) Oculus launches Horizon Workrooms - collaborative spaces for business

Hand tracking and spatial audio available to developers now, mixed reality soon

5) Augmented reality opportunities to explode in coming years

Smartglasses adoption in two years, fully immersive AR glasses in five says new report

6) There's only one game stock to buy, according to investment expert

Game giant's growth accelerates in Q2 2021


Six Of The Rest

These all-time all-star stories are some of our most popular articles ever:

  1. Tommy: VR Wizard
  2. Oculus Just Accidentally Bricked Rifts Everywhere - And They Could Do It Again Tomorrow If They Wanted To…
  3. 25 VR Developers To Watch
  4. Focal Point: What Does Blockchain Mean For XR?
  5. From Hydrographer To Total Art: One Developer’s Journey From Surveying To Synesthesia
  6. XR headset shipments nearly triple annually in Q1 2021, Quest 2 has sold 4.6m units
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