Virginia coronavirus contract-tracing app uses Apple and Google software

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News Apple contact tracing app Apple Google contact tracing app contact tracing app Coronavirus coronavirus app Google contact tracing appThe app is free to download on iPhone and Android devices.

Facebook steps into cloud gaming — and another feud with Apple

TechCrunch VR

Their approach is different than what Microsoft or Google has built but Facebook highlights a shared central challenge: dealing with Apple. Apple was initially slow to provide a path forward for cloud gaming apps from Google and Microsoft, which had previously been outlawed on the App Store.

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Report: Apple Using VR to Test Self-Driving System

VRScout

Virtual reality is being used to test Apple’s self-driving vehicle. According to a Bloomberg report on Tuesday, Apple will be able to continue to keeping their secretive plans to develop self-driving software behind closed doors thanks to virtual reality. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman and Gerrit De Vynck reported that VR simulators will allow the Apple team to test their self-driving software without taking the system on public roads. News Apple Automotive

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Apple Mum on AR/VR for iPhone 7, but Here’s How We Know They’re Still Working on It

Road to VR

Yesterday Apple held a keynote presentation to update the world on their latest products. It’s too early for Apple to jump into the AR/VR game. That much was made clear on stage at the company’s latest keynote where they revealed the iPhone 7 and the Apple Watch Series 2. But that doesn’t mean Apple isn’t actively engaged in AR/VR research and development. See Also: 3 Moves Oculus is Borrowing from Apple’s Marketing Playbook.

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Classic Point-And-Click Game ‘Shadowgate’ Coming To VR

VRScout

1987’s Shadowgate was one such title, taking Apple Macintosh players on a dark fantasy adventure through a magical castle riddled with horrific creatures, complex puzzles, and deadly traps. The legendary fantasy-adventure franchise has been reimagined for Oculus Quest headsets.

The XR Week Peek (2019.14.09): a new powerful Vive Focus appears, Facebook Connect is coming, and more!

The Ghost Howls

In two days there will be the Facebook Connect, an Apple event and a Sony event about PS5! Apple teases AR for its next event and invents the “SR” acronym. One day before the Facebook Connect, Apple is going to hold an event where the launch of a new product is expected.

Five Universal Tasks of 3D User Interfaces with Doug Bowman

Road to VR

Doug Bowman has been one of the leading researchers in 3DUI as the Director of the Center for Human-Computer Interaction at Virginia Tech , and the co-author of the 2004 book titled “ 3D User Interfaces: Theory and Practice.” As of early 2016, he’s reportedly now working with Apple on AR/VR research. In 1968, Douglas Engelbart gave “The Mother of All Demos” where he gave the first public demonstration of a mouse as a computer control device.

Samsung Stops Production and Sales of Galaxy Note 7

VRWorld

The Note started the “phablet” craze which resulted in every manufacturer – including Apple – coming out with a large “barely hold in the hand” smartphone. ” After that there were two more incidents, one in Virginia and other in Texas. Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will probably go down the line as the most troublesome product in history of Samsung, and that says something.

Attending Digital Concerts in XR with The Boolean’s Anne McKinnon

XR for Business Podcast

One day Apple will come out and say a new feature. Anne: Yeah, we have a 16 year old, who is part of our collective in Virginia, who’s taken some amazing drone footage that we used in our music videos.

Attending Digital Concerts in XR with The Boolean's Anne McKinnon

XR for Business Podcast

One day Apple will come out and say a new feature. Anne: Yeah, we have a 16 year old, who is part of our collective in Virginia, who's taken some amazing drone footage that we used in our music videos. The average concert is a tour de force for one's sense of sound (and, if the bass is decent, one's sense of their bones vibrating). But Anne McKinnon from The Boolean isn't interested in "average" concerts. She wants to use XR to make concerts a sensation for all the senses.