• China's Nreal raises $15M to shrink augmented headsets to size of sunglasses

    9 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    A former Magic Leap engineer believes the problem with most consumer-facing augmented headsets on the market is their bulky size.
    “You wouldn't want to wear them for more than one hour,” Xu Chi, founder and chief executive officer of Nreal told me as he put on a bright orange headgear that looked just like plastic Ray-Ban shades. Called Light and powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor , Nreal's first-generation mixed reality glasses officially launched at Las Vegas' tech trade show CES this week.
    With a light-weight play, the two-year-old Chinese startup managed to bring in some...
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