Pimax 8K backing passes US$3m in VR funding milestone

Virtual reality company Pimax claims to have the “most funded VR project on Kickstarter ever” after backing for its Pimax 8K headset passed US$3 million over the weekend. As of this morning, Pimax has received pledges of US$3.2 million for the Pimax 8K, far surpassing the US$2.4 million that Oculus originally raised on the crowd-funding […]

YouTube updates to include crowd-funding options

YouTube is planning a number of site enhancements in the coming months, including tools that will allow content curators to crowd-source subtitle translations and raise KickStarter-style funding. Announcing the new features and updates on the YouTube Creators blog, the video site said that it is adding an option where fans will be able to contribute […]