From real estate to the military to healthcare, startups are developing AR/VR applications across industries.
The problem of physical movement is a common one in VR, and teleportation is one solution being explored by tech giants.
So far in 2017, VR has seen 52% of deals whereas AR has seen 22%.
Object, Facial & Audio Recognition along with Spectacles & AR amounted to about 15% of the company's currently publicized patents.
The latest deal to VR simulation engine Improbable is among the largest in AR/VR, trailing only Magic Leap's mega-rounds.