New Strain of Extensively Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Appears in Austria

GizModo VR

The bacteria was detected in April in a man from Austria, who likely caught it while traveling in… Read more. The rise of super gonorrhea continues unabated.

Austria Just Passed Europe's First Vaccine Mandate for All Adults

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continues to bicker over the limited extent to which the government can compel covid-19 vaccinations, Austria has gone ahead and pushed through its own sweeping vaccine mandate. While the U.S.

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Austria to Require Covid-19 Vaccinations for Everybody in February

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Several European countries introduced new restrictions this week on people who refuse to get vaccinated against covid-19, and there was even an announcement from Austria on Friday that covid-19 vaccinations will become mandatory in February.

Austria's Latest Step Toward Going Green Is a $3.50 Per Day, Go-Anywhere Travel Card

GizModo VR

Austria’s Klimaticket, the nation’s $3.50 per day, go-anywhere pass to combat climate change, went live this week, CNN reports.

Virtual Reality Horror Sport Influenced with the Cyberith Virtualizer and the Oculus Rift

VRGames

Have enters Digital Fact employing an Oculus Rift and the Cyberith Virtualizer and embraces intense horror in the worlds of “Impacted” Impacted is a digital fact … supply.

This Bizarre VR Gas Mask Makes Breathing In VR More Difficult

VRScout

A research team working out of the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences in Austria has developed a unique accessory for the Meta Quest 2 VR headset that allows users to interact with the virtual world by simply breathing.

Microsoft to Expand Azure Kinect’s Computer Vision Tech to Commercial Market

Road to VR

” Microsoft has also recently expanded HoloLens 2’s availability to Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Monday's Best Deals: Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G, Doom Eternal, Netvue Pet Camera, Philips Smart Toothbrush, M?eller Veggie Slicer, and More

GizModo VR

A Samsung Galaxy S20+ 5G and Samsung charging accessories Gold Box , a $40 copy of Doom Eternal , a Netvue pet camera , a Philips Sonicare smart toothbrush , a pair of shades by Smith optics , a Müeller Austria Veggie Slicer , and more lead Monday’s best deals.

The MikMe Pocket Is a Solid Little Voice Recorder for Your Phone

GizModo VR

Created by a hardware startup in Vienna, Austria, this pocket-sized audio record is the second product in the MikMe line and, arguably, and it makes it easy to record meetings, vocals, and video soundtracks with a box the size of a pack of… Read more.

Epic Games Awarded Grants to 31 XR Projects in 2021 Through the $100M MegaGrants Fund

Road to VR

Research Center for Molecular Medicine (CeMM) – DataDiVR Interactive Data Analytics Platform (Austria).

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Here’s Every Country & Store Where Quest 2 is Officially Being Sold

Road to VR

Jump to: Australia | Austria | Belgium | Canada | Denmark | Finland | France | Iceland | Ireland | Italy | Japan | Netherlands | New Zealand | Norway | Poland | South Korea | Spain | Sweden | Switzerland | Taiwan | United Kingdom | United States. Where to Buy Oculus Quest 2 in Austria.

Russia Bans Facebook & Instagram, Quest Sees Ripple Effects

Road to VR

Facebook and Instagram have been blocked in the Russian Federation, with both social media platforms now completely inaccessible to users in that country.

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These Are the Countries Where You Can Still Buy Quest & Rift S Direct From Oculus

Road to VR

Austria. ×. With a successful holiday season under its belt, Facebook was no doubt looking forward to resupplying its retail partners with more Oculus Quest & Rift S stock.

5G AR Experience Transforms Vienna City Hall Into a Magical Wonderland

ARPost

Austria plans to be the first European country with a city-wide 5G network in Vienna. He believes that this app has the capabilities to grow and include other historical landmarks in Vienna and elsewhere across Austria.

Everything you need to know about Paramount+ in the UK

Mashable VR

First launched in March 2021 (but not entirely as a new streaming service, we'll get to that), Paramount+ will also debut in Asia by launching in South Korea in June, with Italy, Germany, France, Switzerland, and Austria set for late 2022, and India in 2023 in partnership with Viacom 18.

Artivive Is Bringing Classical Works Of Art To Life In AR

VRScout

Fueled with a desire to showcase his vision for augmented reality, Ardelean guerilla-style hijacked a show at the Albertina, a prestigious museum in the heart of Austria’s capital. The future of art is multi-dimensional; Artivive is making sure of that. .

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One Direction’s Liam Payne Stars In Live VR Concert Tomorrow

VRScout

Britain, France, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria and Belgium; plans for launch in South Korea, China, Taiwan and Japan are on the horizon. MelodyVR enlists the former boy band member for their first live VR concert. Liam Payne, former member of English-Irish boy band One Direction, is hosting a secret concert for a small handful of lucky fans somewhere in London, U.K.

LimeWire is relaunching.as an NFT marketplace

Mashable VR

The defunct platform is getting a crypto makeover, thanks to a pair of entrepreneurs in Austria who have just bought the rights to LimeWire. Remember all those hours spent on LimeWire, sorting through "free" albums and downloading 2000s cult films?

HoloLens 2 Sales Expanding to 15 More Countries, ‘Development Edition’ Launches in the US

Road to VR

Now Microsoft is expanding the regions where it will sell HoloLens 2 to 15 new countries: Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Oculus Go to Hit UK & European Retailers This Month, Pre-orders Now Available

Road to VR

UK and European residents have (mostly) been able to order Oculus Go directly through the Oculus website since it launched early last month, with the company delivering to many countries in the EU and Schengen Zone including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK.

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PSVR ‘Mega Pack’ Hardware Bundle for Europe to Arrive with 5 Top Games

Road to VR

Sony maintains that retail pricing may vary from store to store, so we’re sure to find out soon enough as the bundle launches in the UK on December 3rd, and in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland a day later. Sony is gearing up for the 2018 Christmas season with a new PSVR hardware bundle that’s delivering five high-profile games to Europe-based PS4 owners.

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5G AR Experience Transforms Vienna City Hall Into a Magical Wonderland

ARPost

Austria plans to be the first European country with a city-wide 5G network in Vienna. He believes that this app has the capabilities to grow and include other historical landmarks in Vienna and elsewhere across Austria.

Oculus Announces $300 Commercial ‘Go for Business’ Bundle, Pre-orders Now Available

Road to VR

The company is currently only shipping to the US, Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK. Oculus Go, the company’s recently launched standalone VR headset, is already on store shelves starting at $200 for the 32 GB version. And just like the company’s previous Rift for Business announced last year, now it’s Go’s turn for the commercial treatment.

Quest 2 Stock Starting to Slip Ahead of Black Friday

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Austria. Though it has held fairly steady since its launch in October, the stock of Oculus Quest 2 is starting to dwindle heading into the Black Friday holiday shopping season.

You Can Buy an Oculus Rift + Touch Bundle in Germany for €450

Road to VR

The sale is only available on the company’s German site , and doesn’t appear on other international branches MediaMarkt including Switzerland, Austria, Netherlands, Belgium, or Italy-based MediaWorld. Germany-based customers looking to snap up a deal on Oculus Rift and Touch, the VR headset’s motion controller, are seeing one of the biggest price cuts thanks to German electronics retailer MediaMarkt.

Facebook Expects Coronavirus Will Have “additional impact” on Oculus Quest Availability

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Austria. After being backordered by weeks in many regions, Oculus Quest is now “unavailable” from Oculus in 17 out of 23 regions where the unit is sold, including the United States, Canada, and much of Europe. Facebook says the Coronavirus outbreak is to blame.

Pre-orders for TPCast Wireless VR Add-on Now Available in Europe

Road to VR

TPCast pre-orders are available in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and UK. TPCast, the wireless streaming device that lets HTC Vive owners play VR games cable-free, is now available for pre-order in most of continental Europe starting at €349 (or the regional equivalent).

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Meta makes fundraising easier ahead of Earth Day

Mashable VR

Meta has announced new fundraising tools and educational initiatives in honor of Earth Day — the global climate awareness holiday taking place on April 22 — including expanded Instagram Reels options for more than 30 countries to participate in digital fundraising.

Augmented Reality Versus Disinformation – How “Escape Fake” Fights the Battle

ARPost

Polycular , an Austria-based digital solutions firm created Escape Fake out of a concern that fake news is corroding democracy. “We We’re living in a time that some people have called the “ post-truth era.”

PlayStation’s answer to Xbox Game Pass will evolve into 3 tiers

Mashable VR

Canada, Japan, UK, France, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Austria, Switzerland, Ireland, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Norway, Denmark, Finland, and Sweden.

How VR helped one student learn German

Hypergrid Business

When I first arrived in Austria I was extremely happy because I was finally ready to pursue an international degree. Junge Römer , a top VR company in Austria, had developed a VR software to simulate traditional classroom learning and business meetings.

Microsoft to Expand HoloLens Availability to 29 More European Markets in December

Road to VR

Starting December 1st, HoloLens will be available in the following countries: Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Denmark, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Finland, Luxembourg, Poland, Liechtenstein, Iceland, Estonia, Czech Republic, Latvia, Slovakia, Lithuania, Romania, Hungary, Portugal, Bulgaria, Turkey, Croatia, Greece, Malta, Cyprus, and Slovenia.

Putting AR into Art

Tech Trends VR

A Viennese start-up is the first company from Austria to be accepted to Berkeley SkyDeck accelerator. Artivive recently beat over 600 competing entries to become the first Austrian start-up to join the Berkeley SkyDeck program (considered one of the top ten accelerator programs in the world). The latest six-month cycle begins in January and also includes a six-digit investment amount.

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Send HTC Your Idea for a Vive Accessory and Win a Free HTC Vive

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Note: Only legal residents (18+) of the following countries can enter to win: United States, Canada (excluding Quebec), United Kingdom, Germany, France, Sweden, Netherlands, Australia, New Zealand, China, Taiwan, South Korea, Switzerland, Norway, Poland, Austria, Belgium, Russia, Thailand, Singapore, India, Mexico and Japan.

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Oculus & ESL Return For VR League: Season Two

VRScout

Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and United Kingdom. Five new titles, generous prizes, and a more flexible tournament system could take VR eSports to new heights. Whether it’s the conventional headset technology used in Ready Player One, or the futuristic, cerebral connection featured in Sword Art Online, it seems as though the end goal for competitive esports has always been VR.

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Oculus For Business is now available for all companies

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At the time of writing they are: United States Canada Austria Belgium Denmark Finland France Germany Iceland Italy Netherlands Norway Poland Republic of Ireland Spain Sweden Switzerland UK Australia Japan New Zealand Taiwan.

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David Attenborough’s VR Experience ‘Hold the World’ Lands on Rift

Road to VR

If you’re a Sky customer and enrolled in the free Sky VIP loyalty program , you can access Hold the World for free via the Sky VR app in UK, Ireland, Germany, Austria and Italy. Hold the World (2018) is an educational VR experience from Sky that lets you come face-to-face with Sir David Attenborough, the English broadcaster and world’s foremost naturalist, as he teaches you about a number of species going as far back at the Trilobyte and as recent as the flea.