New ‘Jurassic World’ VR Game to Debut at Dave & Buster’s Across North America Next Week

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Mexico Celebrates First VR Festival in Latin America

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Last month, more than 1,200 people participated in VR Fest MX , Mexico’s first international virtual reality festival, the first of its kind in Latin America and Spain. VR in the Spanish-speaking community is growing, but it’s not as huge as it is in North America.

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TPCast for Vive is Now Available for Pre-order in North America at $300

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The company suffered somewhat of a false start when they first announced pre-order availability in North America back in September. The post TPCast for Vive is Now Available for Pre-order in North America at $300 appeared first on Road to VR.

TPCast for Rift Pre-orders Start Shipping Next Week in North America and Europe

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The post TPCast for Rift Pre-orders Start Shipping Next Week in North America and Europe appeared first on Road to VR. TPCast, the wireless transmitter first launched for Vive , is going to be arriving in few different regions soon including US, Canada, and much of the European Union.

CtrlV Opens First Vive VR Arcade In North America

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Recently UploadVR posted an in-depth feature on how The post CtrlV Opens First Vive VR Arcade In North America appeared first on UploadVR. entertainment Experiences canada ctrlv VR arcade

This is How Fake News Happens: The Reporting of Palmer Luckey and Nimble America

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In mid-September 2016, Palmer Luckey donated just shy of $10,000 to a recently formed pro-Trump non-profit organization called Nimble America. At the time of his donation, the entire body of Nimble America’s work consisted of putting up a single billboard in the Pittsburgh area [pictured below]. Going forward, Nimble America planned to put up more billboards in battleground states (hence the organization seeking donations). And who helped Luckey create Nimble America?

Samsung’s Exploding Phones Spread To North America

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Can You Fall in Love in VR?

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That’s the question Oculus, Tool of America, and director Kevin Kornish set out to answer with the new experimental VR experience, Fall in Love VR. He pitched the idea to Tool of America, who jumped on board right away. “

HTC VR Survey Offers Vives & Gift Cards as Prizes, Aims to Understand VR Users

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A survey sponsored by HTC America is currently open on SurveyGizmo , with the option to enter a prize draw, which includes three Vive systems and seven gift cards worth $100 – $150.

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Oculus Founder Issues Statement After Developer Backlash to Polarizing Politics

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Nimble America had apparently taken credit for a billboard spotted in Pittsburgh, depicting a caricature of Clinton bearing the slogan “Too Big to Jail,” referring to the Democratic candidate’s recent email server troubles.

The Obama administration launches competition to harness the creativity and ingenuity of the VR and AR developer community on behalf of America’s students.

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President Obama, The Obama administration has launched a new competition to harness the creativity and ingenuity of the VR and AR developer community on behalf of America’s students Utilizing the U.S. “I’m calling for investments in educational technology that will help create.

VR First Expands: New VR labs Opened to Asia, Europe and North America

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The post VR First Expands: New VR labs Opened to Asia, Europe and North America appeared first on VR World. As a technology, Virtual Reality is gradually influencing the shape of the world.

VR experience featuring First Lady Michelle Obama and Modern Family's Nolan Gould encourages students, parents, and educators to experience America's National Parks.

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Every Kid in a Park aims to introduce a new generation and population of students, parents, and educators to the awe-inspiring experience of learning in the living classrooms of America’s unique National Parks, public lands, waters and historic spaces; and to inspire the next generation of environmental stewards by: instilling them with curiosity about nature’s wonders, fostering their appreciation for diverse cultural heritage, and furthering their understanding of historic events.

Bobby Throne Saves The World may be the next killer disruptive VR app, eSport, and social networking platform people in highly populated tech sectors of America are looking for.

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"Games are about learning, you learn muscle memory, history, communication, stories, and so much more. If games are about learning then I’m here to teach. So what better place to share my ministry with than at the wonderful PAX East show where everyone is learning.

Sex In Virtual Reality Is Getting Even More Immersive in 2017

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When I met Ian Paul – Chief Information Officer of Naughty America – in April last year, they had just launched Randy’s Roadstop, their first Virtual Reality Adult entertainment series. Chief Information Officer Ian Paul from Naughty America. Tagged with: alicex , naughty america , teledildonics. VR Porn alicex naughty america teledildonics

5 Patriotic VR Games To Play On The Fourth Of July

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Today is the Fourth of July which is also known as Independence Day in America. Well imagine a world in which America was so obsessed with firearms that they were used for literally everything in the world. Experiences Gaming 4th of july america fourth of july

CES: Intel CEO Krzanich keynote highlights AI and VR

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Also announced was an AI partnership with Ferrari North America for racetrack insights. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich used Monday’s CES 2018 keynote to highlight how data is changing our work and personal lives, while simultaneously pushing forward technological innovation both at his company and within the larger technology sector. His keynote also specifically addressed Intel’s new initiatives in the VR space.

Discovery and Google Announce VR Travel Series ‘Discovery TRVLR’, First of 38 Episodes to Arrive in November

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Chapters for North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Europe and Australia consist of six episodes each, while the chapter for Antarctica features two episodes, for a total of 38 episodes in the series.

Palmer Luckey releases statement about recent pro-Trump smear campaign controversy.

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Daily Beast Recently broke the news that Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey is funding Nimble America, a group that supports Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump. Reports that I am a founder or employee of Nimble America are false.

Report: HTC to Merge VR and Smartphone Divisions as President of Smartphones Resigns

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Daniel O’Brien, GM of HTC VIVE Americas, is now GM of HTC Americas.

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Attracting Millennials with XR: The Future of On-Demand Training and Continuous Skill Development

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UPS, Walmart, Linde North America, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines—all […]. JRCS, a Japanese supplier of maritime systems, is the latest company to partner with Microsoft to test the HoloLens Mixed Reality headset for training purposes.

HTC VIVE VR Headset Now Available on Amazon

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Exposing this $800 VR platform to millions of new buyers in North America. If you have yet to demo the VIVE, you can check their site for demonstration locations throughout North America and lets us know if your first-hand experience is as mind-blowing as ours was.

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‘One Piece’ VR Experience to Head Westward May 22nd on PSVR

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The company has now given a firm release date in North America and Europe: May 22nd. Bandai Namco has teased One Piece fans for some time now with images and trailers of the PSVR exclusive experience One Piece: Grand Cruise.

Samsung and Six Flags Re-up Collaboration with New VR Coasters Combining ‘Mixed Reality’ and ‘Complex Gameplay’

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Six Flags Entertainment Corporation—which runs theme park properties across the americas—and Samsung Electronics America, Inc. We are thrilled to continue to work with Six Flags and bring VR to the mainstream,” said Marc Mathieu, Samsung Electronics America’s Chief Marketing Officer.

Nintendo Will Support VR at “a point where it can be mainstream”

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That is according to Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aimé, who The post Nintendo Will Support VR at “a point where it can be mainstream” appeared first on UploadVR.

Dreamscape Immersive Launches Pop-up Location Featuring ‘Alien Zoo’ Experience

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Dreamscape Immersive says they’ll be opening up to six VR centers in North America and the U.K., Dreamscape Immersive , the location based VR startup, today announced the public debut of a limited engagement VR experience called Alien Zoo.

Expecting Parents Can Meet Their Baby Using VR

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Their full research will be shared at the Radiological Society of North America next week. Research and image sources: Radiological Society of North America , November 21, 2016. Doctors and parents are getting a new perspective of babies in the womb thanks to VR.

NOLO VR Completes $10 Million Series A Financing Led by BlueRun Ventures

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Daoning Zhang, founder & CEO of Nolo VR, says that more than 10,000 users worldwide have purchased a Nolo CV1, with the core users located in North America, Europe, Japan, South Korea and China.

‘Archangel’ Launches on PSVR, Vive and Rift Support Coming in August

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Now is the time to join the resistance, protect your friends and countrymen, and become the beacon of hope that America needs – the Archangel!”. Skydance Interactive’s first virtual reality game Archangel has launched with a short timed-exclusivity window on PlayStation VR.

Winner of numerous "Best VR Game” Awards at E3 2017, Archangel is now out for Playstation VR.

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Players will step into the cockpit to pilot a six-story high war machine and lead their squad mates in an incredible VR battle across the scarred landscapes of a post-apocalyptic America.

Wipeout VR Coming To PlayStation VR In Early 2018

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“You’ll have to supply your own air sickness bags,” said Shawn Layden, CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment America. Sony revealed it is offering a free update to its Wipeout Omega Collection in early 2018 that will add VR to the racing game.

Rec Room Becomes VR’s Most Important App With PSVR Launch

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Rec Room launches in open beta on the PlayStation Store today in North America, South America and the EU. Seattle-based Against Gravity is working on what is perhaps VR’s most important app.

Disney Movies VR Experience

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Captain America. With the recent success of Disney's latest Star Wars movie The Last Jedi. Disney brings us Disney Movies VR , but is it any good? The Disney Movies VR experience is a short collection of experiences highlighting some of most popular Disney movies, such as: Jungle Book. Star Wars. Disney Movies VR - The GOOD. It is FREE. 3D Menus are cool. The snake scene is nicely done in 3D. Disney Movies VR - The BAD. Videos are 360-degrees spherical video without head tracking.

HTC’s Black Friday Sale Gets You a Free Audio Strap with Vive Purchase, Free ‘Fallout 4 VR’ Code

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HTC recently announced they’ll be sweetening the pot this Black Friday for potential Vive-owners located in North America by throwing a free Deluxe Audio Strap your way when you purchase an HTC Vive.

PSVR Gaming Bundle ‘HeroCade’ Available This Month in Europe, Australia & New Zealand

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‘Marvel Powers United VR’ to Include ‘Inhumans’ Black Bolt and Crystal as Playable Heroes

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While we’re hoping for more ‘main franchise’ characters, future hero reveals could sync up with heroes featured in Marvel’s upcoming films ; Thor: Ragnorok (2017), Black Panther (2018), and Captain America: Civil War (2018).

‘Goalie VR’ is a Cheap & Cheerful VR Party Game That Brings a Hailstorm of Hockey Pucks

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The game is available today on Steam for HTC Vive and Oculus Rift in North America and Europe, for $9.99

HTC is Giving Away a Vive to Celebrate The International Dota 2 Championships

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This giveaway is open to those in North America, Europe, and Taiwan. If you’ve yet to hop on the VR train, here’s a shot at scoring a free HTC Vive system and some swag from the 2017 International Dota 2 Championships.

Google to Announce New Dev Tools at GDC 2018, Keynote to Feature AR/VR

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Presented at Google Developer Day keynote on March 19th, Martz will be joining Instant Apps PM Lead Jonathan Karmel and Mark Vela, Head of Games Merchandising at Google Play Americas.

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‘Archangel’ is Free this Weekend on Rift, Access Now Available

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Letting you step into the cockpit of a six-story mech as the main force behind the United States Free Forces’ war against the tyrannical corporation HUMNX, you command an arsenal of weapons to shoot down the enemy and protect a post-apocalyptic America.