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The latest news and stories about Avataar

TechCrunch | Funding News

TechCrunch | Funding News

Super excited to announce our $45mm Series B led by Tiger Global with co-participation from Sequoia Capital. Time to manifest our dream of being the shapers of our industry! Onwards and upwards.

CNBC Asia | Future of the Metaverse
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CNBC Asia | Future of the Metaverse

Avataar CEO Sravanth Aluru recently joined CNBC Asia to discuss the work Avataar is doing in the global retail sector and beyond; future applications of the Metaverse and the value of 3D tech for retail marketplaces and beyond.

AWE 2022 | 13th Annual Auggie Awards
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AWE 2022 | 13th Annual Auggie Awards

Avataar wins an Auggie at the prestigious Auggie Awards ceremony at AWE 2022 ! Now in its 13th year, the Auggies continue to showcase the best of the best in augmented, virtual and mixed reality.

XR Today | Avataar launches 3D AR Tool at AWE 2022
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XR Today | Avataar launches 3D AR Tool at AWE 2022

Avataar recently launched an integration AR solution for eCommerce retailers. The one-click tool allows headless eCommerce players such as BigCommerce and Shopify to integrate their platforms, enabling shoppers to access interactive 3D AR experiences for products.

Metaverse Standards Forum | Avataar's inclusion in the founding team
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Metaverse Standards Forum | Avataar's inclusion in the founding team

Avataar is one of the founding members of the Metaverse Standards Forum to enable industry-wide development of interoperability standards needed to build the open metaverse.

AWE 2022 Keynote | Introducing Contextual Reality
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AWE 2022 Keynote | Introducing Contextual Reality

Avataar CEO Sravanth Aluru introduces contextual reality at AWE 2022 and how it can be used to cut the friction from a consumer's retail journey (and drive sales for retailers).

VentureBeat | How AR is changing consumer psychology
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VentureBeat | How AR is changing consumer psychology

Sravanth Aluru (CEO, Avataar) shares insights on how AR is creating seismic shifts by impacting consumer psychology positively and changing online retail experiences for consumers and brands in prevalence today.

AR Insider | Democratizing AR with NeRF
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AR Insider | Democratizing AR with NeRF

Achieving scalability with 3D content creation is a precursor to fundamentally changing consumers’ purchase behaviour. Read this insightful article by Dan Frith, VP of 3D at Avataar on how a deep learning approach can be leveraged to empower retailers and eCommerce players to reimagine visual discovery for their consumers.

CB Insights | Top 100 AI Companies
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CB Insights | Top 100 AI Companies

Avataar makes it to the annual AI 100 list by CB Insights. The list features the most promising AI companies in the world, advancing the development and use of AI across industries.

AWE 2022 Retail Stage Talk | Making 3D Scalable and Accessible for Everyone
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AWE 2022 Retail Stage Talk | Making 3D Scalable and Accessible for Everyone

At the AWE 2022 conference, Avataar's VP of 3D, Dan Frith showcased how Avataar is democratizing 3D - making 3D content scalable and accessible for use in XR, AR, VR, retail, and more.

CB Insights | Top 100 Retail Tech Startups
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CB Insights | Top 100 Retail Tech Startups

Avataar has been recognized on the annual Retail Tech 100 list by CB Insights! We are reimagining visual discovery. Our AR and life-size 3D visualization brings spatial depth to digital shoppers, making us one of the most promising retail tech companies in the world.

Samsung - Shopping Experience at Home with Augmented Reality
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Samsung - Shopping Experience at Home with Augmented Reality

Life like Virtual shopping experience from your home for Samsung's flagship products

TEDx Talk | Metaverse
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TEDx Talk | Metaverse

Get a glimpse of the future with Gaurav Baid in his latest TEDx talk. Watch him deconstruct the Metaverse and take you through an immersive journey, helping you understand and visualize your experience in web3.0.

Authority Magazine | How to go from idea to launch
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Authority Magazine | How to go from idea to launch

Avataar CEO Sravanth Aluru talks about his journey from working on computer vision at Microsoft to building Avataar in this latest interview with Authority Magazine.

XR Today | Building AR experiences in retail
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XR Today | Building AR experiences in retail

Dan Frith, VP of 3D at Avataar interacted with XR Today about the consumer benefit of AR technology in the e-commerce buyer journey, and how technology goes hand in hand with content.

PYMNTS | 3D AR Finds a Home in Furniture Sales
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PYMNTS | 3D AR Finds a Home in Furniture Sales

Avataar CEO Sravanth Aluru recently spoke with PYMNTS about the future of 3D retailing, the merchant ROI of AR and how the consumer will be the protagonist of the buying experience.

MMA | Democratize your Product in the End User era
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MMA | Democratize your Product in the End User era

SaaS landscape is changing and the most impactful driver of this change is Product Led Growth - where product is the experience driving sustainable growth. Read this insightful article by our CPO Gaurav Baid on how Product Led growth strategy can achieve non-linear expansion fuelled by network effects and self-serve revenues.

Bizztalk | Top Business Growth Leader 2022
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Bizztalk | Top Business Growth Leader 2022

Avataar CPO Gaurav Baid was recently awarded the 'Top Business Growth Leader 2022' by BizzTalk World. Watch him share how Avataar is democratizing 3D AR, delivering meaningful and delightful visual discovery experiences to end consumers.

MMA | Reimagining visual discovery for consumers
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MMA | Reimagining visual discovery for consumers

Read this insightful article by Avataar CBO Mayank on conquering the digital marketplace with AI, personalization, and AR.

PCQuest | Current & future applications of XR tech
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PCQuest | Current & future applications of XR tech

Avataar CEO Sravanth in conversation with PCQuest about the current and future applications of AR/XR tech, where the metaverse will be in 10 years and the limitations of XR headsets.

Forbes India - Daily Tech Conversation
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Forbes India - Daily Tech Conversation

Avataar CEO Sravanth Aluru talks about Avataar’s effort to develop a platform to deliver a holistic view of the consumer to enterprise customers, and about future applications in the metaverse

FB Accelerator AR
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FB Accelerator AR

Understanding consumer behaviour to create a paradigm shift in visual discovery for commerce

Podcast | Advertising is Dead
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Podcast | Advertising is Dead

In the latest episode of Advertising Is Dead podcast, Sravanth Aluru, Founder & CEO, Avataar.Me and Arun Srinivas, Director & Head of Global Business Group, Facebook India, speak about evolution of brand experiences into a phygital world in pandemic and post-pandemic times.

Economic Times Prime

Economic Times Prime

Avataar.Me is shaping the future of commerce in the next phase of the internet evolution, #Metaverse, blending physical and virtual worlds to transform consumer interactions and experiences.

Economic Times Auto
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Economic Times Auto

Contactless digital journey for consumer safety in the new normal (post covid)