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September 2016

Press Release: Tastemade and Jaunt Debut 'A Perfect Day in Los Angeles,' Taking Viewers Around LA with Ryan Seacrest, Conan O'Brien, and More

Press Release: Jaunt Appoints Media Leader George Kliavkoff As Chief Executive Officer

Jaunt's future-proof VR Camera - TechCrunch

Jaunt, a VR company with Big Media connections, has hired Hearst exec George Klavioff as its new CEO - re/code

Virtual Reality Proves Itself as the Next Great Adventure-Film Tool - Outside

Hearst Exec George Kliavkoff Becomes CEO of Virtual Reality Startup Jaunt - Variety

VR heavyweight Jaunt names ex-Hearst, NBC exec as CEO - Fast Company

Virtual Reality's Distribution Frontier is Heating Up - Huffington Post

Jaunt and Tastemade Bring Us A Perfect 360° Day In Los Angeles - VR Scout

From Donuts to Malibu, Tastemade and Jaunt Get Immersive in 'A Perfect Day in Los Angeles' VR Short - VideoInk

Facebook food giant Tatesmade is getting into virtual reality - Digiday

'A Perfect Day in Los Angeles' can be yours with VR from Jaunt and Tastemade - Mashable

August 2016

Press Release: Jaunt Further Expands Its Cinematic VR Ecosystem With The Launch Of Jaunt Publishing

Press Release: Sundance Institute and Jaunt Studios Announce Latest Additions to VR Residency Program

Sundance Institute New Frontier/Jaunt VR Residency Program Inducts Three New Projects - Filmmaker Magazine

Three Projects Picked for Sundance's VR Residency - Salt Lake Tribune

On the Waterfront: A Historical VR Tour of New York Harbor - ABC News

Disney-Backed Jaunt Launches Publishing Platform for Virtual Reality Content - Variety

Jaunt Wants To Be The People's VR Platform - FastCompany

Jaunt Launches Publishing Platform for YOur Cinematic VR Content - VR Scout

July 2016

Press Release: Jaunt and ESL Extend Partnership in Multi-Year Exclusive Deal; Release First VR Esports Documentary
 
Press Release: Jaunt Expands European Presence With Opening of Amsterdam Office
 

Press Release: Dolby Laboratories and Jaunt Launch World’s First Cinematic VR Portal with Dolby Atmos

Counter Logic Gaming featured in first VR esports documentary from Jaunt - Mashable

Jaunt's new VR film series explores e-sports tournaments - The Verge

Jaunt partners with ESL to create VR documentaries for esports - VentureBeat

Jaunt launches VR esports documentary series - VR Scout

Virtual Reality in Sports Poses Unique Challenges for Producers - Variety

For veterans who can't travel, virtual reality offers a way to see the WWII memorial - Today

Jaunt VR Presents Home Turf Series - VR Magazine

How Paul McCartney and Jaunt Are Using VR to Bring Storytelling Back to Music - UploadVR

June 2016

Press Release: Jaunt ONE Camera Available to Public Through Radiant Images Rental House

Press Release: Jaunt and Camp4 Collective Collaborate to Explore Extreme Places and Sports with New “Home Turf” VR Series

Is Virtual Reality About To Go Mainstream? - Bloomberg

Jaunt's super-fancy VR movie camera is getting easier to find - The Verge

Jaunt's ONE VR camera now available for rent, opens access to editing software - VentureBeat

You Can Now Rent Jaunt's Crazy Expensive Camera For Your Own VR Creations - Gizmodo

Jaunt opens its industry-leading VR capture tech to other studios - Extreme Tech

Jaunt One Camera Now Available to Public - VR Scout

MLB: Is Virtual Reality the Future of Instant Replay? - Call to the Pen

10 of the best virtual reality apps for your smartphone - The Guardian

[video] Cashing in on VR - CNBC

CNBC Disruptor 50: 47. Jaunt - CNBC

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred: Virtual Reality is the Next Big Sports Tech - Fox Business

May 2016

Press Release: Jaunt Named to Fourth Annual CNBC Disruptor 50 List

Press Release: Jaunt, SMG, and CMC Officially Launch Jaunt China

Press Release: WE ARE BASEBALL: Baseball Hall of Fame Tour to Begin Multi-Year Journey on July 3

Press Release: Jaunt Launches Search for New CEO

Press Release: Jaunt Collaborates with Paul McCartney to Produce PURE McCartney VR, Six-Part Documentary Series

2016 CNBC Distuptor 50 companies - CNBC

Jaunt launches a new virtual reality content company in China - TechCrunch

Jaunt launches major VR effort in China - Fast Company

Jaunt VR Startup in China Joint Venture with SMG, CMC - Variety

Paul McCartney, VR firm Jaunt examine Macca's solo career in doc series - CNET

Paul McCartney Launches Virtual Reality Video Series to Promote Forthcoming Compilation - ABC News Radio

Paul McCartney invited virtual reality users into his studio - USA Today

Paul McCartney to Appear in Six-Part Virtual Reality Series - Hollywood Reporter

Paul McCartney mines virtual reality for 'Pure McCartney' release - LA Times

Paul McCartney is stepping into virtual reality for his new album - Mashable

Paul McCartney has a new series that gives you an immersive look inside his life - Business Insider

Voices: Take me out to the VR may be MLB's new theme - USA Today

The San Francisco Giants Want To Bring Fans Closer To the Action With VR - Fast Company

The San Francisco Giants And Jaunt Are Capturing Great Virtual Reality Content - Sport Techie

Jaunt is Ready For Friday 13th Spooks With Release of Escape the Living Dead - VR Focus

A 360 Celebration of Mariachi and Dance - VR Board I/O

April 2016
 

NFL shooting VR video of the draft - Fast Company

The best virtual reality from the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival - The Verge

Behind the cameras: 25 years of Sky Sports - SportsPro

Inside Grateful Dead's 'Truckin' Virtual Reality Experience - Rolling Stone

Watch Ray LaMontagne's Kaleidoscopic 360 video for "Hey No Pressure" - Entertainment Weekly

Conde Nast Goes Into Show Business - New York Times

March 2016

Press Release: Jaunt Announces Business Team To Support Growth Of International Cinematic VR Market

Press Release: Jaunt Collaborates With Grammy Award Winner Ray LaMontagne To Produce VR Music Video For Single "Hey, No Pressure" 

Jaunt's 'cinematic VR' tech will take you around the world - Engadget

Virtual Reality Startup Jaunt Builds Sales Team to Become the 'Netflix for VR' - re/code

Jaunt Partners with Shotgun to Build a Better VR Pipeline - StudioDaily

Google Cardboard: Which VR Experiences Are Worth Your Time?  - Extreme Tech

The Most Innovative Startups In The Movie Business - Inc.

Will VR Rock in 2016? - TBI Vision

Academia Tackles Storytelling in Virtual Reality - EdTech

Sam Macaroni's 'Junkbots' Used a Custom Camera Rig to Capture Seamless 360 Action - Road to VR


February 2016

Press Release: Jaunt Announces Production of Six-Part Series With Conde Nast Entertainment and Legendary Director Doug Liman

Press Release: Jaunt Named One of Fast Co.'s"World's Most Innovative Companies 2016" 

Press Release: "CBS This Morning" is the first television broadcast to go behind-the-scenes of the assembly work for the Mars 2020 mission at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Press Release: Jaunt and Barcroft Media Announce Virtual Reality Collaboration

'Bourne Identity' director Doug Liman is making a VR action miniseries - The Verge

VR Action Series INVISIBLE In Production By Jaunt - VR Focus

The Most Innovative Companies of 2016 - Fast Co. 

'INVISIBLE' is an action-packed VR series from Jaunt and Doug Liman - Upload VR

Cinema school explores virtual reality technology - Daily Trojan

Jaunt’s New ‘Zoolander 2’ 360 Degree Video Is A Farcical Romp - Road to VR

The Chinese’s Theatre Next Big Premiere: YouTuber Lilly Singh’s Doc - Mashable

Unicorn Island: All Access Launched on Jaunt VR App - VR Focus

Barcroft Media Gets Into VR Space - Realscreen

Sundance 2016: Nine New VR Pieces You Need To Know - Los Angeles Times


January 2016

Press Release: Jaunt and the USC School of Cinematic Arts Announce the "Jaunt Cinematic Virtual Reality Lab"

Bringing Cinematic Virtual Reality Video Experiences to the Masses - eMarketer

The State of Directional Audio in Virtual Reality - psfk

Looking Beyond Games To Make 2016 The Year of VR - AlleyWatch

Tom's Hardware's CES 2016 Top Picks - Tom's Hardware

My Virtual Life at Tech's Big Consumer Electronics Show - New York Times

Virtual Reality In CES 2016 Spotlight As Sony, HRV And Facebook's Oculus Show Off VR Gear, Content - International Business Times


December 2015

Press Release: Jaunt Studios and RYOT Announce Production Deal And Release First Two Episodes Of Virtual Reality Documentary Series

This Year, VR Finally Comes of Age - Fast Company

Is 2016 The Year Virtual Reality Finally Goes Mainstream? - NPR

Virtual Reality Filmmakers are discovering new things about the power of audio - Quartz

Take a Virtual Reality Tour of New York City During the Most Wonderful Time of the year - ABC News

Virtual Reality Is Proving A Powerful Vehicle For Disaster Relief, Social Causes - Entrepreneur

Jaunt And RYOT Announce VR Documentary Series Holy Land - VRFocus

A Timeline of Fashion's Early Experiments With Virtual Reality - Racked

An inside look at ABC News' expansion of virtual reality reporting - The Drum

See North Korea on VR tour with Bob Woodruff as your guide - Metro

Get inside secretive North Korea with this 360-degree virtual reality video - The Telegraph

How do you turn North Korea's unreal facade into virtual reality? - The Verge

ABC's Bob Woodruff Brings VR Cameras to North Korea - TV Newser

Inside the Hermit Kingdom: A Virtual Reality Journey Through North Korea - ABC News

Virtual reality video drops you in the middle of North Korea's massive anniversary march - Mashable

Australian filmmaker brings virtual reality cinema to Sundance 2016 - if.com.au

10 Startups Changing the Video Space - Tech Cocktail

Virtual Reality And The Future Of Music - TechCrunch


November 2015
 

Press Release: MTGx, ESL and Jaunt partner to bring eSports to life through VR

Press Release: The North Face and Jaunt Studios Introduce New VR Content, Allowing Shoppers to Experience Winter in Nepal

With Launch Of Samsung's Gear VR, The Age of Consumer Virtual Reality Is Finally Here - Fast Company

IEM San Jose to feature game-changing VR spectator experience - The Daily Dot

Jaunt VR Takes You Up A Mountain - Popular Science

The North Face Adds Nepal to its VR Retail Experience - InsideOutdoor

Brands Look Far and Wide for a Niche in Virtual Reality - New York Times

Virtual Reality Transports Veterans to War Memorials - ABC News

Virtual Reality - the new frontier in the battle to entertain - The Telegraph

Sundance partners with Jaunt to support VR filmmakers - The Tech Bulletin

Sundance Launches a Talent Program Just for VR Filmmakers - Wired

Sundance and Jaunt are looking for VR filmmaking visionaries - Engadget

The Future Of Virtual Reality Video Has Arrived - Forbes


October 2015

Press Release: Veterans United Foundation and Jaunt Inc. Release Honor 360 Virtual Reality Experiences Bringing National Memorials to Those Aging and Disabled Military Veterans Who Cannot Make the Trip

Press Release: Sundance Institute and Jaunt Studios Launch Sundance Institute New Frontier | Jaunt VR Residency

VR and Drew Barrymore: The Perfect Combo for a Behind-The-Scenes View of an InStyle Cover Shoot - PSFK

8 awesome virtual reality experiences everyone needs to try - Trusted Reviews

Is Virtual Reality The Next Major Computing Trend? - Forbes

VR and Augmented Reality Will Soon Be Worth $150 Billion. Here Are The Major Players - Fast Company

New to VR: NEO Becomes The One As Jaunt Launches Cinematic VR Camera - VR Focus


September 2015

Press Release: Jaunt Raises Additional $65 Million to Make VR a Reality for Audiences Worldwide

Press Release: ABC News and Jaunt Collaborate On Immersive Virtual Reality Experience Inside War-Torn Syria

Press Release: The Advanced Imaging Society Bestows 16 Awards for 6th Annual Technology and New Products at Ceremony Held at Paramount Pictures Studios

Press Release: Time Inc.'s InStyle Premieres InStyle Virtual in Collaboration With Jaunt 

Jaunt's New $65 Million Round Makes It Highest-Funded Virtual Reality Startup So Far - re/code

Disney Leads $66 Million Investment In Virtual-Reality Startup JauntVR - Fast Company

Jaunt's CEO on its $65M funding and the humanity-advancing mainstream future of virtual reality - Venture Beat

Why The Walt Disney Co is investing in This Startup - The Motley Fool

Jaunt Gets Big Round Of Money From Big Media - CNBC

Disney Leads $65M Investment in Jaunt Virtual Reality (video) - Bloomberg Business

Sky Ups Investment in VR Outfit Jaunt - TV Europe

ABC News launches VR experience to give viewers a 360-degree tour of Syria - The Verge

ABC News steps into immersive video with Jaunt VR - Upload VR

ABC News VR: Debut Report Offers Guided Tour of Damascus And Syria's Fight To Preserve Its Antiquities - International Business Times

The Rebecca Minkoff Virtual Reality Headset Is Here - Racked

These are the Companies Enabling VR Content Creators - UploadVR


August 2015

For virtual-reality movies, old methods don't fit new medium - CNET


July 2015

Why Virtual Reality Is About to Change the World - TIME 

Jaunt VR's Camera Makes Virtual Reality Feel Real - Popular Science

How Jaunt's New Neo Camera Gives VR Filmmaking a Boost - readwrite


June 2015

Press Release: Jaunt Gives First Look At VR Camera Codenamed "NEO" - The First Professional-Grade Camera System Specifically Designed For Capturing Cinematic Virtual Reality Experiences

Press Release: Google and Jaunt to Collaborate on High-End, Cinematic Virtual Reality (VR) Experiences

Press Release:  Jaunt Studios signs production deal with top digital media influencer Brandon Laatsch, bringing cinematic VR to the next generation of creative storytellers

Jaunt Unveils First Pro 360-Degree Camera Built From the Ground Up - Fast Company

The Wild Camera Rig That Could Finally Crack VR Filmmaking - WIRED

In Google's Vision of Virtual Reality, Where Does Jaunt Fit? - Re/code

Jaunt Announces New Virtual Reality Camera, Hints At Licensing Plans - Variety

Jaunt Unwraps 360-Degree Virtual Reality Camera System - The Hollywood Reporter

Jaunt unveils a high-end camera setup for virtual reality movies - The Verge


May 2015

Other Space Director Paul Feig: Virtual Reality Is No Joke - Yahoo

Jaunt, Ghost Machine Partner for Honor Everywhere 360 - VR Focus

Virtual reality called tech's next mega trend - Investor's Business Daily

Ever wanted to base jump? North Face wants you to try it — in its stores - The Washington Post

The Reality of Virtual Reality: Creative and Technical Possibilities - TV Technology


April 2015

Press Release: Jaunt launches "Jaunt Studios" led by Hollywood veterans to ramp up production of new virtual reality content

VR Watch: Jaunt forms studio, hiring Lucasfilms veterans to run it - L.A. Times

Big-time Hollywood vet heading up virtual reality production studio - VentureBeat

VR company Jaunt is starting a virtual reality movie studio - The Verge

Conde Nast eyes digital viewers with virtual reality, scripted shows - Reuters

7 For All Mankind, Jaunt, Elle join on 3D Virtual Reality Campaign - L.A. Times

What Fashion's California Dreams Feel Like In Virtual Reality - ELLE


March 2015

Press Release: Music network Revolt partners with Jaunt to take fans beyond the front row through series of virtual reality performances and concerts - March 20, 2015

Press Release: The North Face and Jaunt create and launch "The North Face VR" leading with breathtaking virtual reality experiences in Yosemite National Park and Moab - March 11, 2015

Hollywood looks to bring virtual-reality cinema to life - L.A. Times

Dolby's stereoscopic virtual reality proves utterly terrifying - Wired U.K. 

How Jaunt And Dolby Scared The Bejeesus Out Of Me With A Virtual Reality 'Black Mass' - CNET

Dolby's All-Encompassing Atmos Sound Comes To Virtual Reality - Engadget


February 2015

Dolby Partners With Jaunt To Deliver Atmos Surround Sound For VR - VRFocus

Dolby dives into virtual reality with Atmos surround sound for VR - The Verge

Jaunt steps up push for virtual reality content - SF Business Journal

Qantas May Revolutionize In-Flight Entertainment with Virtual Reality Headsets - Conde Nast 

Qantas First Airline to Offer Virtual Reality Headsets to Passengers - Variety


January 2015

Signs that Virtual Reality Is on the Verge of Taking Off - NY Times (video) 

The Weird Science of Naming New Products - NY Times

Virtual Reality For The Masses - Financial Times

"Kaiju Fury!" Sets The Stage For "Snackable" Virtual Reality - Engadget

Hollywood Studios Are Helping To Bring Virtual Reality Closer To Home - Bloomberg

CNET's Next Big Thing: How virtual reality goes beyond geeky - CNET

Virtual Reality To Extend Way Beyond Games And Movies, Oculus VR Founder Predicts - Variety

CES: Hollywood Will Be "Huge" for Virtual Reality, Jaunt Exec Projects - Hollywood Reporter

Virtual Reality Breathes Life into Immersive Storytelling - Hypergrid Business


December 2014

Filmmakers Will Have To Adopt New Ways Of Storytelling To Make Virtual-Reality Movies - New York Magazine

Elle Magazine's Virtual Reality - Women's Wear Daily

Jack White Brings VR Performances To Google Cardboard - Engadget

Jaunt Releases 3 New Cinematic VR Trailers for Oculus Rift and Android - Road to VR

Sky and Jaunt team up to deliver Hobbit immersive experience on Oculus Rift - recombu

ELLE Takes A Tech-y Turn - Fashion Week Daily

Jack White Gets Right In Your Face With 3-D VR You Can Watch With Your Tricked-Out Phone - Fast Co. Create


NOVEMBER 2014

Virtual Paul McCartney app is mind-blowingly cool - Mashable

The Virtual-Reality Future for Hollywood Blockbusters - Bloomberg (video)

Where Paul McCartney, virtual reality and a 3D camera collide - Los Angeles Times

Making Cinematic VR A Reality - Forbes (video)

Super-Humanizing: Virtual Reality, Music and the coming revolution - Billboard

Paul McCartney's Candlestick Footage Gets Virtual Reality Release - Rolling Stone


October 2014

Jaunt VR makes history repeatable, and every spectator becomes part of the show - Polygon

The Last Medium - California Sunday Magazine

Engadget Live L.A. was all about that bass (and some treble) - Engadget

Virtual Reality And The Silver Screen: A Match Made In Heaven - CNET


September 2014

Future of Film: Even Bigger Screens and, Yep, Cinema Selfies - Hollywood Reporter

Jaunt Developing Cinematic VR Technology for Gear VR - VRfocus

Jaunt CEO: Cinema will adapt easily to Samsung's virtual reality headset - GigaOM

Cinematic Virtual Reality - a Testbed for Interactive Story - Medium

The Future of Travel Has Arrived: Virtual-Reality Beach Vacations - Wired

In The Future... We'll Be Watching Films In Virtual Reality - Empire

Director of 'The Lawnmower Man" Thinks Real Virtual Reality Is Pretty Cool - Re/code

U.K.'s BSkyB Invests in U.S. Ad Tech Company Sharethrough - The Hollywood Reporter


August 2014

Press Release: Jaunt Announces $27.8 Million Funding To Scale Its Cinematic VR Technology

Immerse Yourself in Jaunt VR - CNBC

Jaunt Aims To Kick-Start Hollywood Virtual Reality With $27.8 Million In New Funding - The Hollywood Reporter

Next For Virtual Reality: Video, Without The Games - New York Times


July 2014

Variety Produces First Virtual Reality Red Carpet Coverage - Variety

NBA Courtside at Home? Live Action Virtual Reality Is Here and Better Than Expected - Singularity Hub

The Startup Guide to Hollywood - 500

Virtual Reality: Advertising's Next Big Thing - AdAge

Virtual Reality Creates Another Frontier For Television - Financial Times

Sky VR firm eyes scripted TV - Broadcast

June 2014

What It's Like to Shoot A Feature Film For Oculus Rift - Fast Company

Virtual reality gets more real - BBC

Three of the largest tech acquisitions in 2014 are hardware companies - PandoDaily

How Virtual Reality Can Transform the News - PBS


May 2014

Virtual-Reality Company Survios Gets $4 Million in Venture Funding - Wall Street Journal

Inside The Oculus Business Ecosystem - Fast Co. Labs

BSkyB Mines Silicon Valley for Tech Boost - Wall Street Journal


April 2014

Jaunt wants to make virtual reality a platform for beautiful, immersive cinema - GigaOM

Virtual reality has another ‘wow’ moment as Jaunt introduces 360-degree cinematic videos - VentureBeat

Jaunt VR wants to capture the real world and put it in an Oculus Rift - Engadget

Meet the Crazy Camera That Can Make Movies for the Oculus Rift - Gizmodo

Jaunt Raises $6.8 Million for Virtual Reality Movies - <re/code>

Jaunt Pulls in $6.8 Million in Venture Funding for Virtual Reality Cinema Toolset - RoadToVR

Cinematic Virtual-Reality Startup Jaunt Raises $6.8 Mil from BSkyB, Others - Variety

Jaunt Builds Cameras, Software To Bring Cinematic Experiences To VR - TechCrunch

A Revolutionary Investment in Jaunt - Redpoint

Jaunt Wants to Help Hollywood Make Virtual-Reality Movies - Time

Press Release: Jaunt ushers in new era of cinematic VR, Announces $6.8M funding - Thursday April 3, 2014


December 2013

BSkyB Invests $350,000 In Early-Stage Immersive Video Startup Jaunt - TechCrunch

BSkyB takes stake in 360 video start-up Jaunt - The Telegraph