A Marine who worked on 'Six Days in Fallujah' in 2009 helped us see why it exists

Mashable VR

That was clear in 2009 when Konami revealed the Atomic Games project set during the Iraq War's second battle of Fallujah, in 2004. There's no easy way to talk about Six Days in Fallujah.

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13 Spectacular Pics of the 'Super Blood Moon' Eclipse From Around the World

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Scope AR Adds To SaaS Platform With WakingApp Acquisition

Charlie Fink

The company is reporting 100% in growth in revenues in 2009

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How to get Minecraft for free

Digital Trends

While there is a free version available, it's limited in scope and only includes the Creative mode from 2009. Gaming How-To minecraft mojang Video Games

This bizarre glowing Mercedes concept car was somehow inspired by 'Avatar'

Mashable VR

Maybe once you squint your eyes enough (and pass by the non-existing steering wheel), there is some semblance to the 2009 film. Mercedes-Benz say they are embracing sustainability goals with this.vehicle, apparently attempting some sort of symbiosis between human and machine. Read more.

Alan Moore's Legendary Miracleman Run is Getting an Omnibus

GizModo VR

Created in 1954 by Mick Anglo and originally named Marvelman, the character’s been lost to time, even after his rights were eventually sold to Marvel back in 2009. For fans of the old superhero Miracleman, the last several years have been tumultuous.

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Netflix's Sweet Tooth May Become Our Summer 2021 Obsession

GizModo VR

along with his wife Susan Downey, are executive producers on a new dark, family, fantasy show called Sweet Tooth , based on the 2009 DC Comic series written and drawn by Jeff Lemire. Iron Man might be gone from the Marvel Cinematic Universe but he’s bringing a whole new world to Netflix.

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‘POW POW: Dye It Up!’ Is A Family-Friendly VR Battle Royale Game

VRScout

Beginning in 2009, the popular television sitcom developed a cult following thanks to its pop culture references and self-referential humor. Battle it out in competitive paintball matches set throughout a sprawling college campus.

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Hands On: Going Behind the Cowl in the PS VR Exclusive ‘Batman: Arkham VR’

UploadVR

When Rocksteady kicked off the Arkham franchise with Batman: Arkham Asylum in 2009, I don’t think the world was really ready. The post Hands On: Going Behind the Cowl in the PS VR Exclusive ‘Batman: Arkham VR’ appeared first on UploadVR. E3 gaming PSVR

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You Should Definitely Update Your Dell Computer Right Now

GizModo VR

A public service announcement for anyone who, like me, is using a years-old Dell computer as their primary machine: Dell has released a security patch for a security vulnerability affecting close to 400 different computer models manufactured between 2009 and right now.

Bill Murray Is Either in Ant-Man 3 or Lying to Germans

GizModo VR

He shows up in weird places to hang with random people, like that time in 2009 when he read poetry to construction workers. Bill Murray is an unpredictable man.

Apple Reportedly In Talks To Purchase VR Live Streaming Platform NextVR

VRScout

Founded in 2009 by D.J. Another move towards the companies rumored AR/VR device perhaps? According to a new report by 9to5Mac , Apple is currently in the process of acquiring VR/AR live streaming platform NextVR for a modest $100M.

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Paramount Wants You to Spend Halloween Weekend With a Paranormal Activity Documentary

GizModo VR

When the first Paranormal Activity came to theaters in 2009, it spawned its own franchise and revitalized the found footage genre of horror films. Then it got.not particularly great, hence the reboot Next of Kin.

New Avatar 2 Concept Art Reveals Na'vi Kids and a Giant Lizard

GizModo VR

The sequel to Cameron’s 2009 movie, which remains the highest grossing film of all-time , is set for release December 16, 2022, and a new piece of concept art gives us our first look at its new … Read more. Just about one year from this very moment, audiences will be lining up to see Avatar 2.

Marvel Sues Comic Creators’ Heirs to Keep Major Character Rights

GizModo VR

Marvel—which Disney has owned since 2009 —unsurprisingly, disagrees and has filed lawsuits against all five to keep… Read more.

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Netflix's 'All of Us Are Dead' trailer sees high school students fight to survive a zombie outbreak

Mashable VR

Based on the 2009 webtoon of the same name, Netflix's All of Us Are Dead follows a group of teenagers forced to fight for their lives after their high school becomes the site of a horrific virus outbreak.

Chuck Grassley Tweets That Cable Companies Have Gotten 'To [Sic] Big Like Goggle [Sic]'

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After all, who can forget Grassley classics like “PantsBurnLegWood” of 2009 and “WH:ANSWER MY LETTER” of 2017 ? Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa has always used Twitter in a rather bizarre way.

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Virus pandemic study in AR

EON Reality

The most recent, the 2009 swine flu pandemic, resulted in under a million deaths and is considered relatively mild. An influenza pandemic is an epidemic of an influenza virus that spreads on a worldwide scale and infects a large proportion of the world population.

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Beat Saber Announces Lady Gaga Music Pack, Launching Tonight

Upload VR

The music pack will release tonight and features 10 tracks primarily from Gaga’s 2008 debut The Fame (and its 2009 reissue The Fame Monster), with a smattering of tracks from both her 2009 sophomore album Born This Way and 2020 sixth solo album Chromatica.

Disney's Princess and the Frog Park Attraction Sounds Like a Blast

GizModo VR

It was more than a year ago when Disney Parks announced its Splash Mountain theme park attraction would be rethemed around the 2009 movie The Princess and the Frog , replacing the problematic Song of the South.

Why Setting a Clean Energy Standard Should Be Democrats’ Next Move

GizModo VR

And one of the signature failures of that period was a 2009 bill that would’ve created a national cap and trade program but ultimately never came to a vote in the Senate (it squeaked by in the… Read more.

The path to a VR metaverse

Hypergrid Business

I got into writing about OpenSim back in 2009 because it seemed to be, at the time, the best path to an open-source, peer-to-peer metaverse. I want to see a future where anyone could put... Maria's Worlds Metaverse Android Daydream Google OpenSim

I Miss the Netbook That Made Me Feel Cool for a Summer

GizModo VR

I worked there in 2009, during the height of the netbook’s popularity. I never owned a netbook, but I played with them constantly when I was interning at Maximum PC magazine.

Scientists discovered a new mammal. Hear its haunting bark.

Mashable VR

While on an expedition in Nigeria in 2009, researchers noticed a curious bark-like call in the night. On our wildly diverse planet , scientists are still finding new species. Even mammals.

Sounds Like the Snake Eyes Movie (Wisely) Puts G.I. Joe on the Back-Burner

GizModo VR

There were a lot of things wrong with the 2009 movie G.I. Joe: Rise of Cobra — a lot of things. But it seems like the upcoming film G.I. Joe Origins: Snake Eyes has figured out to avoid them, and thus create the G.I. Joe movie franchise the previous films failed to do.

Netflix serves up an enchanting teaser for DC Comics adaptation 'Sweet Tooth'

Mashable VR

Based on the beloved comic written and drawn by Jeff Lemire (40 issues of which were produced between 2009 and 2013), Sweet Tooth takes place in post-apocalyptic world that's full of strange and beautiful — but still dangerous — natural wonders.

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Scriptable Supercharges iOS 14 Widgets Like No Other App

GizModo VR

It is not 2009 and I’m not… Read more. With iOS 14, iPhone users finally got a taste of the sweet, sweet widget life anyone who’s used an Android phone in the last decade was already familiar with.

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Report: Apple to Acquire Live Event Streaming Company NextVR for $100M

Road to VR

Founded in 2009, the Orange County-based startup broadcasts stereoscopic video of live sports and music to a wide swath of VR headsets, including Oculus Go, Oculus Quest, PSVR, and PC VR headsets such as HTC Vive and Oculus Rift S.

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Coatsink, Veteran VR Studio of ‘Jurassic World Aftermath’ and Others, Acquired for up to $85 Million

Road to VR

Coatsink is a British game studio and publisher founded in 2009. Veteran VR studio Coatsink, currently in development of Jurassic World Aftermath , has been acquired for $30 million by game publisher Thunderful.

AR Virus Study

EON Reality

The most recent, the 2009 swine flu pandemic, resulted in under a million deaths and is considered relatively mild.

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'Six Days in Fallujah' is ready for its comeback. The question is, are we?

Mashable VR

Back in 2009, the world wasn't quite ready for a game set during the Iraq War. Well, times have changed. Atomic Games first announced Six Days in Fallujah as a third-person shooter set during a six-day span as the second battle of Fallujah unfolded in 2004.

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John Mulaney to host 'Saturday Night Live' on Halloween

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His 2018 appearance garnered an Emmy nomination (as did his writing for the show when he worked there from 2009 to 2012). John Mulaney will return to hosting Saturday Night Live in its final episode before the 2020 election.

Steve Carell and Rainn Wilson reunite to talk 'The Office,' the pandemic, and quarantine beards

Mashable VR

Calling all Office fans: Steve Carell is finally on Instagram! Well, sort of.

CES 2022: AMD’s Next-Gen AM5 Platform to Have Long Term Support

Anand Tech

AM2/2+ socket from 2006 to 2009. AM3/3+ socket from 2009 to 2013. One of the key aspects of AMD’s offering in the consumer desktop space is the longevity of its socket and platform.

NASA would really like it if you stared at the moon on Saturday night

Mashable VR

Image: Lick Observatory via NASA NASA pitches the day as an international event, but the annual observance that's been happening every year since 2009 is sponsored by the U.S. Did you know that Sept. 26, 2020 is officially the date of the annual International Observe the Moon Night?

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LAPD used facial recognition software tied to wrongful arrests

Mashable VR

According to the Times , over 300 LAPD officers have access to facial recognition software, and the department used it almost 30,000 times between November of 2009 and September of this year.

Virus pandemic study in AR

EonReality

The most recent, the 2009 swine flu pandemic, resulted in under a million deaths and is considered relatively mild. An influenza pandemic is an epidemic of an influenza virus that spreads on a worldwide scale and infects a large proportion of the world population.

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