As consumers and businesses begin to focus on what form the next generation of computing may take beyond our current era of the smartphone, startups developing at the cutting edge of these concepts are attracting some major attention from investors. MindMaze — which is developing both hardware and a software platform that create
MindMaze — which is developing both hardware and a software platform that create “human” virtual reality experiences by tapping into advances in computer vision, neuroscience, AI and haptics — has raised a $100 million round of funding at a pre-money valuation of $1 billion.
The funding comes at the same time that another startup working on a whole new ecosystem around virtual and augmented reality — Magic Leap — has also been raising very large sums of money. (Big money is what you need to raise when you are building new ecosystems, I guess!)
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