Tag Archives: Holograms

Visualize Harvey, Startup Funding, TMC Medtech Firm Updates, & More

—Hurricane Harvey’s landfall on the Texas Gulf Coast was catastrophic, causing damage to communities from Corpus Christi, TX, to Beaumont on the border of Texas and Louisiana. The storm also disabled Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city. Rice University’s Kinder Institute created a “story map” with storm-related data to illustrate the economic cost of the […]

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Presence Capital Takes the Temperature of VR/AR at Mid-Year

This week we checked in with Presence Capital, a San Francisco-based venture capital firm that specializes in virtual reality and augmented reality startups. Presence, which made its first investment in July 2015, has now invested in 33 companies, including VR animation studio Baobab; Strivr, a creator of VR training systems; Meta, the developer of a […]

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Austin’s Zebra Imaging Closes $5M Loan to Boost Retail 3-D Holograms

Zebra Imaging closed on $5 million in a planned $5.2 million debt financing obtained, in part, to see the company through the budgetary chaos of the federal government’s two-week shutdown in October. Chuck Scullion, Zebra’s CEO, called the deal “a bridge loan to ease over that timing.” The cash is important since Zebra’s primary customers […]

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