VR arcades in Shanghai: A red ocean looking for innovation

Editor's note: This was produced in partnership with Start Alliance, a business…


Meet Pinta Studios: Turning VR content into money-making IP

With the Venice International Film Festival kicking off this week, Pinta…


This Chinese film studio is showing the potential of VR content

China saw explosive growth in the VR sector last year, but by the end of 2016…


Topplus wants to turn your phone's camera into a Kinect for VR/AR

Cameras, a crucial factor to assess how good a smartphone is, have improved…


China's biggest selfie company adds the newest AR effects to Facebook camera

Facebook has selected Meitu for its AR abilities to help it catch up in…


Why PC gamers are the worst at VR—and what that means for China’s VR gaming

People who have played a lot of PC and console games are the worst at VR gaming…


VR evolves as VIVE X graduates focus on physical sensation

VIVE X, HTC VIVE’s $100 million global VR/AR accelerator program, saw its…


Live from TechCrunch – The future of VR is mental health, data storage... and sex

At TechCrunch Shenzhen this year, VR was a hot topic. “With VR… China will lead…


Can VR karaoke save the flagging KTV industry?

When karaoke machines first appeared in Japan in the 1970s they were considered…