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Grace Vassallo

Month in AR - October 2020

October has been a big month for us here at Zappar, with all hands on deck to launch our all-new ZapBox Kickstarter campaign (only just over a week to go now!).

Grace Vassallo

In conversation with Product Designer, Steven Spong

It was just really exciting to see a company that is actually looking to put it out there and to democratize it, to put it in the hands of as many people as possible.

Grace Vassallo

In conversation with Head of ZapBox, Simon Taylor

The ZapBox philosophy is to keep trying to push what we've got as far as we can.

Caspar Thykier

Eden Reforestation Projects partnership: from small acorns...

Our new partnership with Eden Reforestation Projects,  joining a growing community of businesses big and small worldwide committed to building a more sustainable world.

Grace Vassallo

All-new ZapBox: off to an exciting start

We’ve had an exciting start to the campaign so far, we’ve passed the 350 mark for backers, and are closing in on 50% funded.

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Introducing all-new ZapBox: now on Kickstarter

All-new ZapBox will enable content creators and developers to build truly immersive, 6-DoF Mixed Reality (MR) and Virtual Reality (VR) experiences at an unrivalled price point of just $40,

Grace Vassallo

Month in AR - September 2020

September has been a great month for us here at Zappar as well as for our ZapWorks community and we are delighted to be showcasing everything from sporting giants to virtual zoos this month. Not to mention a special shout out to our first piece of...

Kamala Sankaram

Why XR and the performing arts are made for each other

Historically, theater and opera have long been early adopters of technology, pioneering technical feats in stagecraft including lighting, moving sets, and even holographic effects like the Pepper’s Ghost. Indeed, the orchestra itself can be consid...

Grace Vassallo

Month in AR - August 2020

This month in AR we have helped fans to celebrate a long-awaited Premier League win, had fun collecting bugs and launched our Unity SDK.

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Download Zappar's 2020 Guide to WebAR

A practical guide to delivering world-class WebAR campaigns, including key industry insights and practical UX considerations.