Virtual reality and augmented reality startups in the UK to watch

Thomas Macaulay
Thomas Macaulay

Thomas Macaulay

Tom is online editor. He studied English Literature and History at Sussex University before gaining a Masters in Newspaper Journalism from City University. He's particularly interested in the public sector and the ethical implications of emerging technologies.

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Worldwide revenues for the augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are set to increase by 100 percent or more over each of the next four years, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC), taking the total spending from $11.4 billion in 2017 to nearly $215 billion by 2021.

The UK is home to a number of emerging players in the industry hoping to cash in on the boom. Here's our pick of the pack.

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Additional reporting by Hannah Williams.

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