What’s Holding Augmented Reality Back?

AR has been eagerly awaited for decades, but so far, it has failed to truly deliver

Amber Case
Dec 9, 2019 · 7 min read
Augmented reality demo featured in M. W. Krueger’s book ‘Artificial Reality II,’ 1991.

What you’re looking at above is the state of augmented reality nearly two decades ago. It’s also a clue as to why, today, Magic Leap is reportedly looking for more venture funding after having already raised more than $2.6 billion from Google and other Silicon…