USA Today Deepens Story on Afghanistan War with AR Experience

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The augmented reality team at USA Today closed out a prolific year of immersive storytelling with a hard-hitting companion piece exploring the controversial conflict in Afghanistan.

Afghanistan's All-Girls Robotics Team Desperate to Escape Country as Taliban Takes Control: Report

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Afghanistan’s all-girls robotics team, which made headlines in recent years for their inventions , is desperately trying to escape the country after the Taliban took control of the capital city of Kabul over the weekend, according to a report from Canada’s CBC News.

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Airbnb Says It Will Host 20,000 Afghan Refugees Following Taliban Takeover of Afghanistan

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Airbnb said on Tuesday it will provide free temporary accommodations to 20,000 Afghan refugees fleeing the Taliban’s virtually complete takeover of Afghanistan in the wake of U.S.

U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan Posts Online Job Listing While It’s in the Process of Being Evacuated

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Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan—and not only because it’s being evacuated. backed government, regain control of Afghanistan, and reimpose its strict version of… Read more. It’s not exactly the best time to work at the U.S.

U.S. Officials Rush to Delete Online Pics of Afghan Allies

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Pentagon Orders US Airlines Provide 18 Planes to Help With Afghan Evacuation

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airlines be delivered to the Department of Defense to help with the effort to evacuate Americans and Afghan refugees from Afghanistan according to a press release last Sunday. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin has ordered 18 aircraft from U.S.

Afghan Girls Robotics Team Asks White Lady to Stop Claiming She Rescued Them From the Taliban

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The Taliban Is Silicon Valley's New Big Problem

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The Taliban have swept through Afghanistan, re-taking the country from the feeble local government that America’s military has propped up for the better part of two decades.

GOP Quietly Scrubs Webpage Detailing Trump's 'Historic Peace Agreement With the Taliban'

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In the wake of the Taliban’s recent capture of Kabul, Afghanistan’s capital, it looks like the Republican Party is quietly scrubbing traces of the former president’s deals with the militant Islamist group.

USA Today Examines the Problems with the Boeing 737 Max Aircraft with Latest AR Story

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Don't Miss: USA Today Deepens Story on Afghanistan War with AR Experience. After jumping to the head of the class of augmented reality journalism in 2019, USA Today is continuing to push the medium forward in 2020.

Sea Shepherd's Web-Based Augmented Reality Experience Spotlights the Damage Done by the Fishing Industry

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Augmented reality's status as a new storytelling medium has already led to the reinvention of filmmaking and journalism. Now, AR is helping non-profits draw attention to their respective causes.

Afghan Refugees Are Trapped on a U.S. Base in Qatar Without Air Conditioning Amid 107-Degree Heat

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People fleeing Afghanistan following the Taliban’s rapid takeover of the country last week are being housed in conditions U.S. officials are describing as a “living hell”—including suffering through searing temperatures in August in Qatar without any air conditioning. Read more.

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9 verified GoFundMe campaigns if you want to help Afghans in crisis

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In the days since Afghanistan fell to the Taliban, people hoping to aid the country's refugees have turned to crowdfunding to finance various rescue and humanitarian efforts. GoFundMe is featuring it in a hub of several verified campaigns dedicated to Afghanistan relief efforts.

Man With No Work Experience Will Now Arbitrate Your Reality

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He served in the military—two tours in Afghanistan. UPDATE: I would just like to point out that, as should be obvious, Prince Harry actually has done a lot of things in his life.

VR and Post-Traumatic Stress with Bravemind and STRIVE

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This was the reality of our troops during deployment in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. Combat. Injustice. Attacks. Isolation. Barren and desolate terrain. With close family members who served, I know firsthand how challenging the return to “normal” can be. What if VR can revolutionize our approach to treating those who suffered post-traumatic stress after service in wars?

How to respectfully observe Memorial Day online, from a veteran who knows

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Between 2003 and 2008, he deployed two times each to Iraq and Afghanistan. John Phipps doesn't want you to thank him for his military service any day, but especially on Memorial Day. Memorial Day] isn't about anyone who's alive," says Phipps.

Firewall Zero Hour Gets New Contractor And F.O.B. Sandstorm Map

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Firewall Zero Hour is receiving a mid-season update during Operation: Nightfall which includes a free new map in Afghanistan called FOB and new contractor Lynx. Yesterday, the developers revealed the mid-season update that includes a brand new map located in Afghanistan (free for all players) and a brand new Contractor named Lynx that can revive himself as a special perk.

Airbnb is providing temporary housing to 20,000 Afghan refugees

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This comes just a week after the Taliban seized power in Afghanistan as the U.S. The European Union announced on Tuesday that it would increase humanitarian aid to Afghanistan by more than $175 million, the Post reported.

Preserving Historical Landmarks In VR Should Be A Priority

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Following the destruction of the Bamiyan statues in Afghanistan back in 2001, Ben Kacyra began digitally capturing historical landmarks for preservation using laser-scanning technology, going on to launch the non-profit company CyArk in 2003. Ensuring history survives using modern day technology. Yesterday, the historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France suffered a devastating fire that caused significant, lasting damage to the 12 Century building.

How to help Afghan refugees trying to escape Taliban rule

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military continued to withdraw from Afghanistan this summer, following decades of deploying troops in the country, thousands of Afghans scrambled to get special immigrant visas available for those who'd helped American forces. As the U.S.

Firewall Zero Hour Gets New Contractor And F.O.B. Sandstorm Map

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Yesterday, the developers revealed the mid-season update that includes a brand new map located in Afghanistan (free for all players) and a brand new Contractor named Lynx that can revive himself as a special perk. Firewall Zero Hour is almost a year old and its still getting new content on a regular basis.

A Chat With the Congressman Trying to Make 'Hot FERC Summer' Happen

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Barbara Lee’s speech as the only vote against authorizing the use of force in Afghanistan and Sen. The Congressional Record chronicles nearly everything that happens in the House and Senate. It includes watershed moments such as Rep.

'Father Soldier Son' quietly reflects on the struggles of a military family

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While the story opens with kids Isaac and Joey dealing with their dad's deployment in Afghanistan, the bulk of the documentary covers the recovery period after, in which Eisch must learn to deal with a serious leg injury and find purpose in a life away from war.

Google Partners With CyArk to 3D Scan the World’s Historical Sites, Provide Open Access to Data

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CyArk founder Ben Kacyra was inspired to preserve the world’s heritage sites digitally when the Taliban destroyed a number of 1,500 year-old Buddhist statues in Bamiyan, Afghanistan in 2001. Google has partnered with CyArk , the non-profit studio behind VR app MasterWorks: Journey Through History (2018), to expand CyArk’s mission to 3D laser-scan the world’s historical sites and provide open access to the data.

Google Helps Preserve Endangered Historical Sites in VR

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Founded by Ben Kacyra in 2013, CyArk was the result of Kacyra’s passionate reaction to the 2001 destruction of several 1,500 year-old Buddhist statues in Afghanistan by Taliban forces. Google assists CyArk in saving our heritage by preserving the wonders of the world in VR.

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Top 5 Best Racing Simulator or Virtual Reality Racing Equipment

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We pick the best racing simulator for different budgets and needs. This list will help you choose the racing simulator best suited to you and your equipment. Racing Simulator Games.

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VR Documentary Explores The Horrors Of War From A Soldier’s Perspective

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Following the true story of Iraq veteran Scott England, Mind at War is an emotional, room-scale journey into Scott’s dark descent into PTSD as a result of his combat experience in Iraq and Afghanistan. See the effects of PTSD first-hand in this hand-illustrated recollection of one Iraq War veteran’s haunting memories. Over the past couple of years post-traumatic stress disorder among military personnel has gained more national attention than ever before.

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GOOD NEWS! Owatch August BIG SALE, UP TO 20% OFF!

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Everyone who wants to start a business will think so. ” What is the most profitable business right now? How much does it cost to start a VR business? “ If you want to start your VR business, then you can’t miss the best discounts that Owatch will launch in August! Buy more and save more!

Huge Promotion for 9D VR Chair Cinema/Simulator and VR Park

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PTSD Exposure Therapy in VR: Importance of Storytelling & Emotional Presence in Healing Trauma

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VR is used to incrementally trigger an embodied sensory experience in PTSD patients by placing soldiers within the virtual sights, sounds, feelings, and smells of common combat scenarios in Iraq and Afghanistan. Skip Rizzo heads the Medical VR Research Group at USC’s Institute for Creative Technologies , which has been exploring how to use VR for psychological treatments, cognitive assessment, motor rehabilitation therapy, as well as interactions with virtual humans.

What is 5D/7D Cinema?

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5D Cinema is a form of film art expression developed on the basis of 4D Cinema. It contains all the functions of 4D theater. 5D theater uses seat effects and environmental effects to simulate lightning and thunder, wind, frost, rain and snow, and explosion impact.

EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

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At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

Hand interactive VR Game Simulator, the latest One-stop Arcade Unattended VR Machine

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Owatch Launched the New VR Plus Series! Hand Interactive VR Game Simulator !!! Unique Interactive VR Coin-op Game set to take the market by VR WOW! Owatch Interactive Simulator Ride.

Scale Learning and Teaching for the Online Classroom

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At EON Reality, we are working at lightning speed to help classrooms around the world transition safely and effectively to an online classroom. As we shift towards preparing for tomorrow it is now more important than ever to build resilience into our online classrooms.

Smart Nations Powered By Augmented Virtual Reality

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Advances in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are reshaping the way we learn and interact with our world. Workers with access to real-time contextual information, displayed when and where they need it will reshape the workplace and dramatically improve the efficiency, productivity, and safety of the average worker. The future is here, with EON Reality’s Augmented Virtual Reality (AVR) technology. CONTACT US. Name *. First. Job Title * Email *.

Owatch Virtual Reality: Canton Tower XR Rides Cinema is located in Guangzhou, China

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With the continuous maturity of virtual reality technology, the development of virtual reality equipment is becoming more and more rapid. You may be able to see VR in large shopping malls and commercial circles. Currently, VR is not yet popular. But the market for VR is still very broad. Nowadays, VR cinema is the new direction of VR development. It has broken through the traditional movie viewing mode through VR virtual reality technology. 9d virtual reality equipment.

The AVR Platform and Classroom 3.0 Showcased at EduTECH Asia 2018

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At EduTECH Asia 2018 this week in Singapore, EON Reality spent two full days speaking, promoting, and demonstrating the latest updates to the AVR Platform to the thousands of education and technology professionals in attendance.

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