launch pad

  • Facebook and Oculus commit $250M+ for VR content, diversity, education

    Facebook and Oculus commit $250M+ for VR content, diversity, education

    Oculus wants to make sure the next computing platform isn’t dominated by white males like the last ones. The company has announced it will put $10 million toward supporting VR app and video creators of diverse backgrounds, including women and people of color. This comes alongside Facebook and Oculus committing to invest another $250 million to help developers accelerate the proliferation… Read More

  • Infinity Ventures Summit Launch Pad in Japan (Part 2: The Best Of The Rest)

    The Infinity Ventures Summit (IVS) in Sapporo/Japan, one of Asia’s most important web industry events, is a wrap, and we were there to witness a total of 12 startups presenting at the launch pad. The judges awarded 3D model maker MotionPortrait with the top prize. Graph sharing service Vizoo [this and many of the following links are in Japanese], recommendation engine Deqwas, photo… Read More