Blippar is a leading technology company specializing in augmented reality, artificial intelligence and computer vision.
Blippar's flagship product, Blippar app, is the world’s first augmented reality browser, harnessing augmented reality and artificial intelligence to bring the physical world to life through smartphones.
Blippar was founded in 2011 in London and has offices in Singapore, India and the United States. The company was founded by Ambarish Mitra, Omar Tayeb, Steve Spencer, Jess Butcher.
Blippar created the first augmented-reality digital ad platform. It's app lets users look at real-world objects enhanced with text and digital graphics through their smartphone camera.
Blippar has raised a total of $99M in 3 funding rounds. The company received their last funding on Mar 2, 2016, where they secured $54M from Khazanah Nasional in a "Series D" funding.
Blippar has also acquired Layar & Binocular and made an investment in WaveOptics amount undisclosed.