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Niantic Acquires Augmented Reality Tech Startup Escher Reality

Even though augmented reality is firmly in the here and now, there still isn't much good software that supports it. Apple has made some decent strides by providing app developers with access to their ARKit foundation, but the biggest names in the AR market, for better or worse, are still apps like Pokemon Go or even Snapchat — possibly because they provide users with the most straightforward AR experience.
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