SCOPE AR NEWS

Scope AR’s $9.7M Series A

Scope AR’s $9.7M Series A

I’m ecstatic to announce that Scope AR has raised a $9.7M Series A! This follows a strong year for Scope AR and we’re on track to have an even better 2019. We’re so excited to have the resources we need to grow and to take advantage of the amazing opportunity that lies before us, which is ... Read More
 

Scope AR Closes $9.7 Million Series A Funding to Help Make Any Worker An Instant Expert with Augmented Reality

Thriving enterprise AR company continues growth and demonstrated success with Fortune 500 leaders including Lockheed Martin and Unilever SAN FRANCISCO, March 20, 2019  /PRNewswire/ — Scope AR, the pioneer of enterprise-class augmented reality (AR) solutions, today announced it has secured a $9.7 million round of Series A funding. The round was led by Romulus Capital, with follow-on investment participation from ... Read More
 
How Augmented Reality is Modernizing Manufacturing

How Augmented Reality is Modernizing Manufacturing

January 31, 2019 – Scott Montgomerie:   The manufacturing industry has a long history of constant innovation. In this “man versus machine” industry, there has always been a precarious balance between innovation and having the right labor force to successfully drive these innovations. A new skills gap study by Deloitte predicts that 4.6 million new manufacturing jobs will ... Read More
 
Why manufacturing needs augmented reality

Why manufacturing needs augmented reality

January, 30 2019 – Norbert Sparrow:   Remember Glass? When Google introduced its augmented reality (AR) eyewear, the initial excitement faded into disdain for early adopters, who earned a memorable nickname: Glassholes. The user affectation, as well as the cost and paucity of reasons to actually use them in nature, doomed AR wearables in the ... Read More
 
2019: The year AR finally goes from “unsexy” to cool?

2019: The year AR finally goes from “unsexy” to cool?

December 18, 2018 – Greg Nichols:   The AR Cloud, ruggedized hardware, and a consumer-friendly app ecosystem. Could 2019 be the year this technology breaks out of the novelty phase?   Augmented Reality is still pretty lame. Sorry, I know that’s a broad brush to paint an increasingly diverse technology category, but that’s my professional opinion. ... Read More
 
XR Talks: Dos and Don’ts of Enterprise AR

XR Talks: Dos and Don’ts of Enterprise AR

November 30, 2018 –  Mike Boland: XR Talks is a weekly series that features the best presentations and educational videos from the XR universe. It includes embedded video, as well as narrative analysis and top takeaways. Speakers’ opinions are their own. Enterprise AR is a rich area of opportunity, given continually-proven bottom line impact. In fact, ... Read More
 
NASA is using HoloLens AR headsets to build its new spacecraft faster

NASA is using HoloLens AR headsets to build its new spacecraft faster

October 9, 2018 – Erin Winick: Lockheed Martin engineers wear the goggles to help them assemble the crew capsule Orion—without having to read thousands of pages of paper instructions. When you work at a factory that pumps out thousands of a single item, like iPhones or shoes, you quickly become an expert in the assembly ... Read More
 
How to convince your Enterprise to buy into AR

How to convince your Enterprise to buy into AR

  September 19, 2018 – Scott Montgomerie: Almost everyone’s heard something about the promise of augmented reality (AR). Next-generation video game action. The future of interactive movies. Or blockbuster AR investments from heavy-hitters like Facebook, promising a new way that we’ll connect and interact. Is this exciting? Absolutely. But there’s more to AR than hype ... Read More
 
Tech Trends: Building Spaceships with Mixed Reality

Tech Trends: Building Spaceships with Mixed Reality

Lockheed Martin’s space division has partnered with Scope AR to support the manufacturing of spacecraft, including NASA’s Orion. On September 14, Alice Bonasio, Tech Trends’ Editor in Chief posted an article to TechTrends exploring Lockheed Martin’s expanding use of Scope AR’s WorkLink, particularly the work done on their Orion project using Scope AR’s WorkLink. Some ... Read More
 
WSJ: Lockheed Martin Deploys Augmented Reality for Spacecraft Manufacturing

WSJ: Lockheed Martin Deploys Augmented Reality for Spacecraft Manufacturing

On August 1, in the Wall Street Journal, Sara Castellanos posted an article exploring Lockheed Martin’s use of augmented reality, particularly the work done on their Orion project using Scope AR’s WorkLink. Some highlights from the article: Lockheed Martin Corp.’s space division is using augmented reality headsets and software to speed up the time it ... Read More