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We graduated Techstars 2019.

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We were awarded the Y Combinator SUS grant.

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Check out our latest interview with The Hill.

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We were named Top 25 in Sir Richard Branson's Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) 2019.

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We won the DevProject Award at DeveloperWeek NYC.

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We were named on the 2019 Most Fundable Companies List by Pepperdine University.

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October 27 2018

Leading AR/VR innovation in NYC

We are talking about AR/VR in NYC at the RLab NYC, NYC's newly-opened AR/VR hub, in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.

echoAR is proud to be one of the first startups to reside in the center and lead AR/VR innovation in NYC.

Come visit the RLab at Building 22 in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Read more information here:


October 25 2018

echoAR featured @ NYVR 2018

echoAR is ready to present at NYVR, the premier XR event on the east coast, at the Javits Center in NYC.

We will be speaking at The Glimpse Group’s startup pitch session. Come see a live demonstrations of our AR + Cloud solution at the expo hall.

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October 24 2018

echoAR named Top 25 at XTC2019

Beyond thrilled and honored by the announcement that echoAR is one of the Top 25 finalists in Sir Richard Branson's Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) 2019.

Extreme Tech Challenge is the world's largest startup competition which empowers entrepreneurs and their companies with world visibility, resources, and mentorship with an all star judging panel spearheaded by Sir Richard Branson.

Passion, purpose and innovation are key characteristics of the companies poised to take on the XTC 2019; the fifth annual race to Sir Richard Branson's Necker Island. 

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October 24 2018

RLab launches in NYC

echoAR is honored to be one of the first startups residing at NYC's RLab through the NYC Media Lab XR bootcamp.


RLab NYC is the first city-funded VR/AR innovation and entrepreneurship center and will house over 16,000 square feet of AR/VR startups, co-working labs, studios and more.

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October 11 2018

echoAR for mass media

echoAR was selected as one of the top digital innovation & emerging media technology startups from the NYC Media Lab network to participate in demo sessions with Bertelsmann, Penguin Publishing, and other corporate partners. 

We had a great time showcasing echoAR and discuss applications of augmented reality for mass media companies.

October 4 2018

echoAR featured @ ARKit NYC Meetup

echoAR is one of the keynotes at this month's ARKit NYC meetup. We showcased our CMS+CDN solution built for AR.

Honored to share the stage with 8th Wall to showcase the unlimited potential of WebXR and web-based AR experiences.

See the meetup page here: