Two Orcas Near South Africa Are at War With Great White Sharks

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Since 2017, eight great white sharks have washed ashore in South Africa, with signs of having been attacked by orcas. Two orcas named Port and Starboard seem to have developed a taste for great white sharks.

Higher Education in Africa After COVID-19

EON Reality

How will higher education look like in Africa after COVID-19? As we consider these issues, the World Economic Forum reports a startling disparity between access and education in Africa as countries around the world continue to battle the fall out.

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WebAR Experience by Coca-Cola First in South Africa

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However, the company’s marketing department recently made a huge first with a WebAR experience in South Africa. Coca-Cola is one of the most internationally recognized brands ever.

Archaeologists Uncover Africa's Oldest Intentional Human Burial

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A group of archaeologists has found the oldest deliberate burial of a modern human ever discovered in Africa, dating back 78,300 years ago. The discovery sheds new light on the early origins of this ancient practice. Read more.

Moderna Plans to Build $500 Million Vaccine Factory in Africa

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Pharmaceutical firm Moderna plans to build a vaccine factory in Africa that will cost as much as $500 million, according to a press release from the company early Thursday.

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Disney+ goes live in 16 markets in the Middle East and North Africa

Digital Trends

Disney+ is expanding its global footprint even more as it goes live in 16 new countries in the Middle East and North Africa. Home Theater News Disney disney plus International mena Streaming

Facebook's Subsea Cables Are The Last Thing Africa Needs

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On Monday, Facebook announced it was partnering with Africa’s largest fiber company, Liquid Intelligent Technologies, to build an “extensive” fiber network that’s over 2,000 kilometers (or 1,243 miles) long.

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Intra-African Trade Fair 2021, Durban, South Africa

Steki Amusement

IATF2021 also focused on Africa’s creative economy as well as the automotive industry with dedicated programmes. Intra-African Trade Fair 2021, Durban South Africa. VR Simulator in Intra-African Trade Fair 2021, Durban South Africa. About the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021).

Higher Education in Africa After COVID-19

EonReality

How will higher education look like in Africa after COVID-19? As we consider these issues, the World Economic Forum reports a startling disparity between access and education in Africa as countries around the world continue to battle the fall out.

A Deadly Cyclone Just Devastated Southeastern Africa—and Another May Be on the Way

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Fallout from a devastating tropical storm that hit several countries in southern Africa is building as the death count continues to rise and communities struggle to recover.

A Young Soldier Proves Her Might in a First Glimpse at North Africa-Inspired Debut Fantasy The Unbroken

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Clark’s debut , The Unbroken , a fantasy tale set in a desert kingdom inspired by North Africa. exclusive authors the unbroken cl clark africa booksThe destinies of two women—one, a soldier; the other, a princess —become intertwined in C.L.

Apple has decreased App Store prices in the U.K., South Africa, other countries

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Apple has altered App Store pricing across a number of markets utilizing the Euro as their primary currency. Apple Mobile News App Store Apple App Store

Moderna Says Its Vaccine Should Work Against UK and South Africa Coronavirus Variants

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The covid-19 vaccine developed by Moderna can likely fend off worrying variants of the coronavirus first found in the UK and South Africa, the company announced Monday.

Ebola Has Returned to Africa and Officials Are Racing to Contain It

GizModo VR

The deadly viral disease Ebola has once again surfaced in Africa, and health officials are rushing out vaccines and other measures to stop its spread.

EON Reality joins the Commercial Aviation Manufacturers Association of South Africa (CAMASA)

EON Reality

EON Reality’s Tshwane IDC in South Africa has become a full member of CAMASA (Commercial Aviation Manufacturers Association of South Africa). The post EON Reality joins the Commercial Aviation Manufacturers Association of South Africa (CAMASA) appeared first on EON Reality. CAMASA is a joint initiative of industry and government that represents the business interests of the sector, with a view to significant export growth.

‘Rangi’ is a VR Puzzle Game from Ex-Ubisoft Devs That Lets You Explore Mythical Africa

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In the fervor of the holiday season surrounding the release of PlayStation VR and Google Daydream, followed by the Oculus Touch controllers and the never-ending onslaught of new games and experiences on the Steam marketplace, it’s easy to forget about Samsung’s Gear VR.

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In This Best of World SF Story, an Artificial Daughter Longs for Her Mother in Near-Future Africa

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Edited by World Fantasy Award winner Lavie Tidhar , The Best of World SF: Volume 1 collects 26 new short stories from authors representing 21 countries , including France, China, Singapore, Nigeria, India, Japan, Italy, and Cuba.

Every Country With the New Covid-19 Variant Omicron (So Far)

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Worlds Largest Earth Day Event Will Use VR & AR To Empower People Across The Globe

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You will find yourself swimming with dolphins, rescuing turtles, exploring remote islands, and traveling through Africa to defend wildlife – all through the power of AR, VR, and MR technology. A touching scene from My Africa / Image Credit: Passion Planet, Vision3. News Earthx Earthx2019 Expo EarthxFilm EarthxInteractive MY AFRICAImmersive storytelling will have you looking at environmental issues in an impactful new way. 2019 will be an important year for Earth Day.

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Monkeys Living Near Florida Airport Connected to 1948 Zoo Escape

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Celebrate Earth Day With These Nature Themed VR Experiences

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MY AFRICA. Narrated by Lupita Nyong’o, My Africa is an eye-opening 360-degree documentary short that covers the courageous efforts of Northern Kenya tribes to protect African wildlife from animal poachers. News Earth Day 2019 Google Earth Greenland Melting MY AFRICA Nature Treks VR Project Chimps THE STANFORD OCEAN ACIDIFICATION EXPERIENCEImmersive experiences that highlight the importance of environmental protection.

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Bee Swarm Kills 63 Endangered Penguins in ‘Fluke’ Occurrence

GizModo VR

Park rangers in South Africa are investigating a bizarre incident in which dozens of endangered African penguins appear to have been killed by honey bees.

CNN, Forbes, Bloomberg, And Others Cover Mexico IDC Announcement And South Africa Inauguration

EON Reality

The City of Tshwane claims it will be home to the first virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) content training centre in continental Africa. The post CNN, Forbes, Bloomberg, And Others Cover Mexico IDC Announcement And South Africa Inauguration appeared first on EON Reality.

Empowering Women in South Africa Through Design and VR

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TL;DR: In March of this year, Facebook was invited by non-profit organization Girls Invent Tomorrow to give two workshops on design and VR with local

United Kingdom and South Africa Teams of EON Reality Demonstrated the Benefits of the AVR Platform During UNIDO General Conference

EON Reality

The post United Kingdom and South Africa Teams of EON Reality Demonstrated the Benefits of the AVR Platform During UNIDO General Conference appeared first on EON Reality Ken Swain, Chairman of EON Reality Manchester and Lucett Ramokgopa, Business Development Director of EON Reality Tshwane , joined forces together at UNIDO’s General Conference. EON Reality has been in partnership with UNIDO for quite some time.

New Details Emerge About Bee Swarm Attack That Left 63 Penguins Dead

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A shocking scene took place late last week in South Africa, as swarming honey bees laid waste to dozens of endangered African penguins. We’re learning more about what happened that day and why the deaths are a such big blow to conservationists. Read more.

Oldest Known Fossil of a Modern Human May Be Even More Ancient Than We Thought

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EON Reality and Central University of Technology Announce Partnership to Develop New XR Rollout

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As a high-tech university of technology in Bloemfontein, the capital of the Free State Province of South Africa, CUT has long been a proponent of utilizing e-learning and other digital aspects within their education. Press Release eon xr south africa

A Young Girl Becomes One With the Sea in This New African Animated Series

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isaura lucan animation africaThousands of miles away from Hollywood, a new heroine is being born. Her name is Isaura. She’s from Mozambique, can breathe underwater and talk to turtles, and wants to save the planet. Read more.

Cellebrite Under Fire Again, After Cops Use Its Phone-Cracking Tech to Target a Journalist

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Glasgow Climate Pact Has Loopholes So Big an Oil Tanker Could Get Through Them

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GLASGOW, SCOTLAND — The curtain came down on United Nations climate talks a day later than expected. It’s a strange feeling as representatives from countries around the world said they were willing to accept an agreement that they all said sucks. Read more.

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40% of New Covid-19 Cases in London Likely the Omicron Variant: Report

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New EON Reality Interactive Digital Center at University of the Western Cape Will Teach Students How to Develop AR and VR Products

EON Reality

As a part of the Global Emergency Initiative, the education-based center will be one of EON Reality’s key contributors in using and developing premium content and curricula for the company’s flagship AVR Platform for South Africa and beyond.

Biden Orders Military to Fight Omicron

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Second-Largest Ebola Outbreak in History Is Finally Over

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Local health officials and the World Health Organization today finally declared the end of an outbreak of Ebola that had plagued the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Africa for nearly two years. ebola viruses science africa world health organization

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Everything Is Going Fine at UN Climate Talks, Why Would You Ask? [Chuckles Nervously]

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SpaceX Hit With Worst Covid-19 Outbreak of Any Business in Los Angeles

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