Massless is a London-based company that has the stated mission of providing the best spatial interaction in augmented reality and virtual reality beginning with precision design for engineers and designers.
The company's first product is the Massless Pen. This device is a flexible 3D pen which can be used for sketching, modeling, review and animation both inside and outside the world of virtual reality.The stated intention for this pen is to aid desk-based design and engineering professionals with their productivity and creativity.The product is compatible with virtual reality headset devices, such as Oculus Rift and HTC Vive.
The pen has a capacitive sensor that allows users to accurately select the action they want. There is also an inertial measurement unit so that movements such as touches, twists, and taps are translated into the user's applications. The Massless Pen has tracking volume, allowing users to become immersed in the virtual reality situation and utilize their real-life desk top at the same time.
Massless raises $2M to build an Apple Pencil for virtual reality
February 12, 2019