NextVR

Broadcaster of Live, High Definition, Three-Dimensional Virtual Reality Content Over the Internet Delivering a Completely Immersive and Life-Like Experience for the Viewer.
End Market(s): Media & Entertainment
URL: 
http://www.nextvr.com/

Company Type:  Enterprise Platform Developer

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Summary: NextVR is a technology company that captures and deliver live and on-demand virtual reality experiences. From rock concerts to sporting events to fashion shows, and everything in-between – viewers are transported into life-like experiences with true broadcast quality. It’s better than being there.

Launched in 2009, NextVR has a vast IP portfolio with more than seventeen patents granted and pending for the capture, compression, transmission, and display of virtual reality content. No other company can compete with this. NextVR also allows content to be streamed with pristine quality using current home and mobile Internet connections. Founded by veterans in stereoscopic imaging technology, software development and an award-winning filmmaker – NextVR provides a deeply immersive experience.

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Investors:

  • NextVR raised a venture round of $5 million on September 9, 2014, from Vectr Ventures.
  • In November 2015, NextVR raised a Series A round of $30.5 million, backed by Dick Clark Productions, the Madison Square Garden Company, RSE Ventures, Peter Gruber, Comcast Ventures, Time Warner Investments, and Formation 8.

Product / Service Offerings: See NextVR camera technology here

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Competitors: Rewind, Vrse