• Investment in the next big thing in computing is cooling off - except for one super-hyped startup that few are sure of

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Magic Leap, an insanely hyped augmented reality startup, is regularly pulling in hundreds of millions of dollars in funding.
    But investment in the broader augmented reality and virtual reality industry is flatlining.
    New data shows how over the past three years, investment in the AR/VR space - excluding Magic Leap - has stayed fairly steady.
    Investment in two fields that promise to be the next big thing in computing - augmented and virtual reality - has exploded over the last year or so, frequently hitting highs of more than half a billion dollars a quarter.
    But when you remove Magic Leap...
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