Kids In Arkansas Are Using VR To Learn About Concussions

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Kids in Arkansas are set to strap VR headsets on to learn about the damage they can do to their noggin’ CrashCourse is a new interactive education program that’s designed to educate high school students about the risks and effects of concussion.

The Knight Foundation launches $750,000 initiative for immersive technology for the arts

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Project lead: Shane Richey | Bentonville, Arkansas | @crystalbridges. The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation is looking for pitches on how to enhance and augment traditional creative arts through immersive technologies.

AR will mean dystopia if we don’t act today

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Matt Miesnieks. Contributor. Matt Miesnieks is CEO and co-founder of 6D.ai. More posts by this contributor. Why the YouTube of AR won’t be YouTube. The product design challenges of AR on smartphones.

Using augmented reality, Altoida is identifying the likely onset of neurodegenerative diseases

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CrashCourse Uses VR To Teach High School Students About Concussions

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Arkansas is the first state in the US that’s been confirmed to start implementing CrashCourse into their curriculum, reportedly in every high school across the state as mandated by Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson.

Walmart Brings Tricked Out ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ VR Experience to Select Stores

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Rogers, Arkansas (4208 S Pleasant Crossing Boulevard) – April 5-6. Bentonville, Arkansas (406 S Walton Boulevard) – April 7-9.

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Walmart and STRIVR Partner To Train Employees In VR

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Walmart partnered with STRIVR Labs to create these experiences after one of the company’s executives saw the University of Arkansas football team training using VR too. US supermarket chain Walmart is betting big on VR to help improve its employee training techniques, and it’s turned to a new company to help. TechCrunch is reporting that Walmart plans to install VR training platforms at each of its 200 Academy training centers across the US by the end of the year.

This Restaurant Will Let You Paint With Sauces in VR

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10 – TCU vs. Arkansas. 17 – Arkansas vs. Texas State. Zaxby’s is taking an interactive HTC VIVE experience on tour to tailgaters across the country.

Walmart Will Set Up VR-enhanced DreamWorks Gift Shops In Parking Lots

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The seven-city run begins at noon February 15 in Los Angeles, California, and concludes in Bentonville, Arkansas on April 9. Walmart’s cavernous stores apparently aren’t large enough to hold the Hidden World in DreamWorks’ latest How to Train Your Dragon film.

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What is WebVR, How to Create It, and Main Use Cases

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Image courtesy of University of Arkansas – Pulaski Technical College. University of Arkansas – Pulaski Technical College – Read our interview with UA – PTC Digital Marketing Specialist Lennon Parker to find out why they chose InstaVR and added WebVR to their site.

How to Create a VR Soft Skills App Using InstaVR

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Our client, University of Arkansas – Pulaski Tech, for instance created a VR application to help students better engage in public speaking. VR for training humans on soft skills — ie interacting with other humans — has really taken off over the last year.

Three Reasons Higher Education Has Embraced Virtual Reality

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Virtual Reality has always been of interest to higher education. But no longer are they just watching from the sidelines to learn about the technology. University faculty and students are actively building, deploying, and promoting their VR work like never before.

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.

STRIVR Introduces VR Training On and Off the Field

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Fast forward to 2016 and STRIVR Labs counts the likes of Texas Tech, Arkansas, Stanford, Dallas Cowboys, and Arizona Cardinals, among others, as clients using STRIVR’s VR solutions to enhance training.

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.

Here’s How VR is Helping Athletes Prepare for Games

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STRIVR boasts clients such as the Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals, New York Jets, the University of Arkansas, Stanford University and the Washington Wizards. A rookie quarterback walks from the huddle to the line of scrimmage, facing a scowling defense ready to tear him apart.

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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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Using VR Revolutionize Sports Training with STRIVR Labs

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They quickly signed up Stanford, Vanderbilt, Clemson, Auburn, Arkansas and Dartmouth as their first official partners to continue their research, and they also started working with NFL teams including the Cowboys, Cardinals, Giants, Vikings, and Jets.

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017

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Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.

This Degree Will Actually Land You a Job and Prepare You for the Future

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For some Entrepreneur School Alumni , after working an extensive eleven months to pursue a dream it’s time to relax. For others, it means it’s time to pursue their dreams by starting their career in the Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality industry.

Getting Fit with a VR Toolkit, and Other XR Tips with VRd?j?'s Michael Eichenseer

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I worked at a steel mill one time, and that was the backend of the IT wave was hitting that place, and that was an industrial complex in the middle of nowhere, Arkansas. We talk a lot about the business use cases of XR on this podcast, but any good business comes with a great fitness plan or exercise room. XR is no different, and VRd?j? founder Michael Eichenseer runs Alan through a few of the cardiovascular benefits to the technology. And that's just the first six minutes!

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