mojo vision

Back in April, Mojo Vision announced a new $22.4 million Series A. Six months later, the round has nearly doubled to $43.5 million, courtesy of New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and…

Mojo Vision’s Series A hits $43.5M, following pivot to micro-LED displays

News of Mojo Vision’s pivot rather poetically dropped during CES. After years of trying out the latest iteration of the company’s smart contact lens in various Las Vegas hotel suites,…

After losing sight of its initial pitch, Mojo Vision eyes pivot with $22.4M raise

We’ve met with Mojo Vision for several CESes, watching the startup’s AR contact lenses develop, year by year. These sorts of things take a lot of time and money, of…

Mojo Vision puts contact lens production ‘on hold’ as it lays off 75% of staff

New computing paradigms are never not going to be weird, but such uncomfortability dramatically intensifies when the human body enters into the picture. There’s a sense in which the smart…

Amazon: Coming soon to your eyeballs

We’ve known Mojo Vision’s journey to market was going to be a long and deliberate one since we saw an early prototype in Las Vegas a number of CESes ago.…

Mojo Vision takes another step toward AR contact lenses with new prototype

For the past few years, Mojo Vision has had a small presence at CES, offering up glimpses into the potential of its augmented reality contact lenses. Every year, the picture…

Smart contact lens startup Mojo Vision partners with Adidas and other sports brands

Leonardo DiCaprio is making a significant commitment to the Los Angeles-based investment firm Struck Capital as part of the actor’s commitment to building LA into a tech development powerhouse. It’s…

Leonardo DiCaprio takes a stake in Struck Capital to fund the future of LA’s tech ecosystem

Mojo Vision’s technology still felt early-stage when we met with them back at CES. But the demos we did see were enough to convince us that there really could be…

Smart contact lens startup Mojo Vision raises $51M

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Mojo Vision’s AR contact lenses are very cool, but many questions remain

Companies keep trying to make glassholes happen. Understandably. After the smartphone and the wrist, the face is the next local battlefield for computational space, if decades of science fiction movies have taught us anything. But we’ve seen the Google Glass, the Snapchat Spectacles, The Magic Leap, the whatever that thing that Samsung just semi-announced was.…

5:00 am PST • January 16, 2020
Mojo Vision’s AR contact lenses are very cool, but many questions remain