Google really doesn’t want its Glass successor to piss you off

By News Curator
From Project Ara to Wave, Google has a rich history of bailing on neat ideas when the going gets tough. Yet unlike those forgone experiments, Google’s augmented-reality glasses apparently aren’t doomed to spend eternity in a metaphorical graveyard. Instead, Google is tip-toeing its spiritual successor to Glass back into the wild. After teasing the smart […]

Beem, an app that lets you live-stream yourself in AR, raises $4 million

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What’s the next step beyond Zoom calls and FaceTime? How about beaming yourself from one device to another in real-time using augmented reality? That’s the premise behind a startup called Beem, which is today announcing its first consumer app, $4 million in seed funding, and its longer-term plan to become a communications technology for the…