See Umbra’s new HoloLens demo at Gamescom 2016!

August, and most importantly Gamescom, are finally here! This is definitely one of our favorite events and the sheer size of it is just massive! Umbra will be attending again this year, you can find us inside the business area (Hall 2.1, booth D022) where we have few exciting demos for you to see. The city …

E3 2016 – Meet Our Favorites

The annual Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3 as people usually call it, was held once more at Los Angeles Convention Center last week. Although we did hear a lot of rumors and leaks before the event, there was room for some surprises too. Here I’ve gathered a list of my personal favorites from press conferences and …

Exhibiting at GDC is a blast, but also a lot of hard work

The annual Game Developers Conference is the most important event of the year for many in the gaming industry, and we’re no different either. With nine brave Umbrians we conquered the expo halls quite literally, as you could find us at three different booths. Also a lot of meetings were held during the days, and …

Umbra goes Vision Summit 2016

In Finland we have this thing called endless winter, but we did finally manage to see some sun during the Vision Summit 2016 that was held last week at Loews Hollywood Hotel. Needless to say we were more than happy to attend, especially as we got our GearVR-demo ready to go public just few days before. There …

Slush 2015 was great, and here is why

Even though Finland is small in size, we do have some big events throughout the year. One of them is the startup and tech focused conference called Slush, which happened once again last week. Obviously we were there too representing our new product in development, and of course checking out the latest trends in business and …

We announced some news, and boy did we party too!

Like you may have noticed, we announced some great news last week. As a short recap, we did close a $3.4M Series A round of financing for developing our technology further. Our grand goal is to be able to stream and render any 3D content on any device in real time. It may sound a …

AWS re:Invent 2015, Las Vegas

Last week we were in Las Vegas for the Amazon Web Services re:Invent conference. The two big themes of the conference seemed to revolve around containers and Lambda. Amazon announced their own container registry for ECS. People don’t generally seem to be very happy with Docker’s own registry, so AWS rolling their own was certainly …