The Valve Index Is Now Available In Canada And Japan

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The Valve Index is now available for purchase in Canada and Japan, further expanding the post-launch markets for Valve’s latest VR headset. Now, customers in Canada and Japan join the ranks of Index-available countries, after initial pre-orders sold out for the device in May this year.

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VR Chuckwagon Racing Stampedes Into Canada

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So you can imagine my shock when Alberta, Canada’s annual Calgary Stampede festival announced that this years attractions will include a multi-player VR chuckwagon racing experience. The post VR Chuckwagon Racing Stampedes Into Canada appeared first on VRScout.

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Samsung Opening Two-Story ‘Experience Store’ In Canada

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Our new Samsung Experience Store at CF Toronto Eaton Centre is, simply, unlike anything we’ve ever launched before in Canada,” said Patricia Heath, Vice President, Retail Excellence, Samsung Canada. News Canada Gear 360 Gear VR Samsung Samsung Experience Store Toronto

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View Conference 2018: National Film Board of Canada offers us interesting VR storytelling tips

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Today I’ve attended my first lecture at View Conference : the Masterclass “Artist-Driven Immersive Work” by Eloi Champagne and Martin Viau, of the National Film Board of Canada. virtual reality canada cardboard nfb storytelling tips view conference vr

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Uber's Arbitration Clause Ruled Invalid by Canada's High Court

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One of the biggest arrows in Uber’s quiver was snapped clean in half by the Supreme Court in Canada today. labor uber canada supreme court heller uber technologies inc v hellerIt’s about damn time. Read more.

Shady Face Recognition Firm Clearview AI Says It's Left Canada Amid Two Federal Investigations

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based face recognition firm Clearview AI has suspended its contract with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), effectively locking its business out of Canada entirely, Bloomberg reported on Monday. Dystopian, U.S.-based

IKEA Canada Lets You Flip Pancakes in VR

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Don’t get too excited yet, though: for now, as part of a global test pilot, the VR kitchen experience is only being demoed at the IKEA Etobicoke store in Ontario, Canada. The post IKEA Canada Lets You Flip Pancakes in VR appeared first on VRScout.

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Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about. CANADA. The post Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada appeared first on Road to VR.

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Oculus Rift arrives in Canada and Europe next month

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The team behind the Oculus Rift is gearing up to significantly expand its reach, announcing today that the VR headset will be available in Canada and Europe starting on September 20. Archive Canada europe gaming oculus rift virtual reality vr

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Oculus Rift to Hit Stores in Europe and Canada from September 20th

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Soon you’ll be able to walk into a regular store in Europe and Canada and pick up an Oculus Rift headset, according to a tweet from the company’s CEO Brendan Iribe. Rift hits retail in Europe and Canada Sept 20, in-store Touch demos begin in October.

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EON Reality and Mohawk College Inaugurate Augmented and Virtual Reality Center in Ontario, Canada

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On June 24, EON Reality and Mohawk College celebrated the inauguration of the first Interactive Digital Center (IDC) in Ontario, Canada. Mohawk is the first college in Canada to offer this program with EON Reality.

Oculus Rift Price Seemingly Cut In UK & Canada, Now £349 / C$449

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If you’re in the UK or Canada, the Oculus Rift seemingly just got cheaper. The price is now listed as £349 in the UK and C$449 in Canada Oculus website. Tagged with: 2019 , facebook , oculus rift , pc vr , price cut Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Oculus Rift Price Seemingly Cut In UK & Canada, Now £349 / C$449 appeared first on UploadVR. Previously the price was £399 / $529.

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Toronto Gets Canada’s First IMAX VR Center

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Gelfond said via press release that Cineplex, “has led the way in expanding the IMAX network across Canada and is now the first to launch an IMAX VR Center in the country. IMAX announced today a new partnership with Canadian theater chain Cineplex to bring an IMAX VR Center to the Scotiabank Theater in Toronto. As part of the deal, IMAX will also install auditoriums at one other cinema in Toronto, and one in Regina, Saskatchewan. IMAX CEO Richard L.

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A ‘Viral’ New Bird Song in Canada Is Causing Sparrows to Change Their Tune

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A new bird song is spreading like wildfire among Canadian white-throated sparrows, at a scale not seen before by scientists. Read more. birdmodo birds bird song sparrows science

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The VOID Opens In Canada And Plans For The Future Of Hyper Reality

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Their other location in Canada features virtual reality through a relationship with Canada’s first virtual reality arcade brand, CTRL V , using their proprietary VR arcade platform with HTC Vives. Hyper-reality has officially landed in Toronto as today marks the opening of the newest VOID Experience Centre in the fourth largest city in North America and a popular tourist destination.

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Valve Index Expands Sales Locations to Canada and Japan

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With it being a Valve title then the natural choice is the Valve Index, today seeing two more countries where it’s available, Canada and Japan.

VR Chuckwagon Racing Stampedes Into Canada via @VRScout [link]

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Apple is reopening 70 retail stores in the U.S. and Canada

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It's been a rocky couple of months for Apple's retail operations. In March, the company shut down all of its stores outside China due to the coronavirus pandemic. In early May, Apple started to slowly reopen its stores, only to temporarily shut some of them down again in the U.S.

MetaVRse Launches Canada's First Full Service Virtual Reality Agency

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Toronto-based VR Agency MetaVRse has launched as Canada’s first full-service Virtual Reality agency.

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Pistol Whip Confirmed For PSVR Release This Summer

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VR canada cloudhead games new game Pistol Whip playstation PSVR release top storiesCloudhead Games says its arcade shooter Pistol Whip should launch on PSVR this summer.

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HP Reverb G2 Worldwide Pre-Orders To Launch In June/July

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These regions include Asia, Canada, Latin America and Europe. Last week’s announcement of the HP Reverb G2 headset was met with excitement from the VR community. But, while the US can already pre-order the device, HP Reverb G2 worldwide pre-orders aren’t available yet.

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Pistol Whip ‘High Priestess’ Update Arrives With Scoring Changes

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The new modifiers include “Unarmed Foes” to practice scenes without risk of elimination and “No Obstacles, intended for accessibility and standing room playspaces,” according to Canada-based Cloudhead.

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Google Cardboard comes to Canada, UK, and more

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There have been many promotions by Google and other companies to send out free Google Cardboard VR headsets. I got really excited about the Star Wars one last year, but despite getting signed up, mine never arrived. Thankfully, if you haven't been able to get in on one of these promos, there is still a way to get your own, … Continue reading. Archive google google cardboard virtual reality vr

EON Reality Establishes Augmented and Virtual Reality Center in Ontario, Canada with Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology

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the world leader in Augmented and Virtual Reality-based knowledge transfer for industry and education, together with Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology, today announces the establishment of an Interactive Digital Center in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The post EON Reality Establishes Augmented and Virtual Reality Center in Ontario, Canada with Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology appeared first on EON Reality.

Pistol Whip Launches In November On Quest, Rift, and SteamVR

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CtrlV Opens First Vive VR Arcade In North America

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

Brian Sharp Talks Next Steps For Facebook’s Sculpting Software

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Art & Science Experiences Q&A brian sharp canada creativity medium professional sculptingThe The post Brian Sharp Talks Next Steps For Facebook’s Sculpting Software appeared first on UploadVR.

Mobile AR Game Minecraft Earth Is Now Available In The United Kingdom

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The United Kingdom joins New Zealand, Iceland , Australia, Mexico, Sweden , Canada, South Korea and the Philippines as launch countries.

VR Photogrammetry Showcase ‘Realities’ is Getting Three New Scenes

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10 ways to enjoy Toronto life in the age of COVID-19

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More about Toronto , Paytm , Paytm Canada , Covid 19 Quarantine , and Toronto Cultural Events. Toronto Paytm Paytm Canada Covid 19 Quarantine Toronto Cultural EventsToronto is considered a world-class city when it comes to food, culture, sports and entertainment.

Canadian government invests in VR training technology

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The Government of Canada announced this week that it has awarded a $1.1 The contract comes as part of the Canadian government’s Build in Canada Innovation Program, which has seen over $126 million invested in 285 contracts since 2010. “Bluedrop is extremely happy that the Build in Canada Innovation Program recognizes and supports the innovative capabilities of our company,” said Jean-Claude Siew, Vice President, Technology & Simulation at Bluedrop.

The Free Roam VR Cage Fight

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With over forty competitors on their heels, free roam VR leader VRStudios announced a massive deal with Canada's Cineplex

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View Conference 2018: Museum of Symmetry review: one of the best creative VR experiences I’ve tried

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During the talk of the National Film Board of Canada at View Conference 2018 , the speakers Eloi Champagne and Martin Viau talked about one of the experiences they have developed, called Museum of Symmetry , that was like a cartoon in virtual reality. Image by National Film Board of Canada).

Canadian researchers bring us a step closer to “x-ray goggles”

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Students in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada are refining a new technology that allows clinicians to see inside a patient’s body using augmented reality.

Exclusive: Pistol Whip’s First Full Level Gameplay Video

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VR Industry News canada cloudhead games Pistol Whip Repilcants top storiesIf you were already excited for Cloudhead’s Pistol Whip the video on this page may make the next few weeks excruciating ahead of its release on Nov. Not sure what the game is actually like to play? On the fence?

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VR 360 Sports Lesson abouts the National Hockey League

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VR 360 Sports Lesson abouts the National Hockey League in North America, currently comprising 31 teams: 24 in the United States and seven in Canada.

Report: Apple Using VR to Test Self-Driving System

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The car operating system would be built at least partially in Canada, Bloomberg reported. The new report states that Apple has “dozens of software engineers in Canada building a car operating system.” Virtual reality is being used to test Apple’s self-driving vehicle.

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