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Company Overview of Leap Motion, Inc.

Company Overview

Leap Motion, Inc. manufactures and develops motion-control hardware and software for virtual and augmented reality. The company develops a suite of hardware and software designed for untethered VR/AR headsets by using Windows VR and Android VR. It serves healthcare, education, social, gaming, automotive, retail, and art and music sectors. The company partners with VR manufacturers to embed its technology into mobile VR/AR headsets. Leap Motion, Inc. was formerly known as OcuSpec Inc. and changed its name to Leap Motion, Inc. in May 2012. Leap Motion, Inc. was founded in 2010 and is based in San Francisco, California.

321 11th Street

San Francisco, CA 94103

United States

Founded in 2010



Key Executives for Leap Motion, Inc.

Co-Founder, CEO & President
Co-Founder & CTO
Vice President of Finance
GM of China & VP
GC & VP Legal
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Leap Motion, Inc. Key Developments

Leap Motion, Inc. Presents at GSM Association-Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017, Jun-28-2017 through Jul-01-2017

Leap Motion, Inc. Presents at GSM Association-Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017, Jun-28-2017 through Jul-01-2017. Venue: Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Entrance Hall 2 (North) / Entrance Hall 1 (South), 2345 Longyang Road, Pudong, Shanghai 201204, China. Presentation Date & Speakers: Jun-30-2017, Christopher Tam, GM, Greater China.

Leap Motion, Inc. Presents at Credit Suisse 20th Asian Investment Conference, Mar-28-2017 11:30 AM

Leap Motion, Inc. Presents at Credit Suisse 20th Asian Investment Conference, Mar-28-2017 11:30 AM. Venue: Conrad Hotel, Hong Kong. Speakers: Chris Tam, Vice President and General Manager of China.

Qualcomm Technologies and Leap Motion Introduce the First Pairing of a Natural Virtual Reality Interface on the Qualcomm™ Snapdragon® 835 Mobile Platform

Qualcomm Incorporated announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., in conjunction with Leap Motion, Inc. introduced the first pairing of a natural virtual reality interface on the Qualcomm™ Snapdragon® 835 mobile platform. For the VR enthusiast, this demonstration of Qualcomm Technologies' positional tracking with Leap Motion hand tracking is engineered to offer immersive presence in the virtual world and the power to transform that world with one's bare hands. For the broader VR ecosystem, this relationship ushers in the future of natural human computer interaction for mobile standalone HMDs, and sets a new standard for mobile VR content development. In order for virtual reality to become ubiquitous, it must deliver on the promise of simulating physical presence in real or imagined worlds. This degree of immersion in VR is only possible when virtual visuals, interactions, and sounds become sufficiently close to its real world experiences. The combination of the Snapdragon 835 mobile platform and Leap Motion's cutting-edge hand tracking technology, which renders the precise movement of hands and fingers with very low latency, is designed to allow developers to tap into an incredible software and hardware ecosystem.

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