Apple refused to comment even though they also did not deny this news. Vrvana did not respond when asked for comment.
This acquisition is important because even though Apple is reportedly interested in making AR hardware, they are reluctant to disclose the plan. This acquisition is the clearest indication of what Apple wants to make in the future.
A number of workers from Vrvana have started to join Apple in California. Vrvana's site is currently functioning as usual, but the startup has stopped uploading new content to its social media since August of this year.