8th Wall

8th Wall is a computer vision technology company based in Palo Alto, California, and the first to bring interactive augmented reality to the mobile web. Founded in 2016 by Erik Murphy-Chutorian, 8th Wall is on a mission to democratize immersive content so that anyone can experience AR, no matter what device they’re using. 8th Wall’s highly optimized SLAM engine provides markerless, 6-DoF (Six-Degrees of Freedom) camera tracking, lighting estimation, surface detection and instant world tracking to enable full AR experiences for mobile applications and web browsers.

Company Info:

Year Founded:
2016

Founders:
Dana Elizabeth - Head of Operations

CEO(s)/CTO(s)/Other Officers:
Erik Murphy-Chutorian (CEO & Founder)

Investors:
Greylock, SV Angel, Betaworks, Norwest, VR Fund, Shasta, Third Kind

Company Size:
11 to 20

Stage:
Series A