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Verizon buys software and technology of AR specialist Jaunt

Tuesday 1 October 2019 | 09:33 CET | News
Verizon has bought the software and technology of augmented reality content delivery start-up Jaunt XR, as well as some other of its assets, all for an undisclosed amount. Jaunt specialises in immersive services. Jaunt president and CEO Mitzi Reaugh said the company was "thrilled" with the acquisition and that Jaunt will be assisting Verizon with the transition of select portions of the software and technology for a brief period of time. The CEO did not give any more details about Jaunt going forward.

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