Colorado State University Has Deployed a 100 Headset VR Lab for Biomedical Education

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Colorado State University has deployed a new VR lab; designed to accommodate up to 100 students simultaneously, the lab’s headsets run custom software which allow students to visualize life-sized virtual cadavers and medical imagery in a shared virtual space.

Virtual Reality Being Used To Rehabilitate Prisoners In Colorado

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Just before the turn of the New Year, VICE News visited the Fremont Correctional Facility in Colorado to interview six inmates. The post Virtual Reality Being Used To Rehabilitate Prisoners In Colorado appeared first on VR World.

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‘Hyper Room’ Offers Collaborative VR Painting In New Beta

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Drive up to Colorado’s huge tornado with this 360-degree video

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Enter a new 360-degree video that shows storm chasers with a 360-degree video camera getting up close and personal with a big tornado in Wray, Colorado. Want some of the thrills of heart-stopping adventure without, you know, the higher-than-typical odds of dying?

Interview With Joseph Johnson, Owner of a Colorado Springs VR Arcade

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After looking into local VR arcades in my area, I found one- Epic VR – based in the nearby Citadel Mall of Colorado Springs. We’re right across from GameStop, we know there’s a lot of gamers in Colorado Springs, so we wanted to make sure our customers had sufficient machines.

Oxford VR Picks up $12.5M in Funding for Its VR-based Therapy Platform

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SEE ALSO Colorado State University Has Deployed a 100 Headset VR Lab for Biomedical Education. In the US, the company has also established a partnership with the Colorado-based National Mental Health Innovation Center (NMHIC) where it is running multiple pilots using VR therapy treatments.

VRsenal, Maker of ‘Beat Saber’ Arcade Cabinets, Rebuts Fraud Allegations

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VRsenal, maker of out-of-home VR products including an officially licensed Beat Saber arcade cabinet, has pushed back on fraud allegations raised in an indictment filed by a Colorado court last month.

FundamentalVR Raises $5.6M Investment to Further Develop VR Surgery Training Tools

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SEE ALSO Colorado State University Has Deployed a 100 Headset VR Lab for Biomedical Education. FundamentalVR , a company specializing in VR medical training, has closed a £4.3 million (~$5.6

Top VR 360 Movies on YouTube

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Read the full story from Intel here Grand Canyon 4K 360º Video by 360 Labs Recently 360 labs added the 4K version, allowing you to explore the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon with Western River Expeditions and 360 Labs, a 360º VR production company based in Portland, Or.

Preserving Historical Landmarks In VR Should Be A Priority

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and the Native American cliff dwellings at Mesa Verde in southern Colorado. Ensuring history survives using modern day technology. Yesterday, the historic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France suffered a devastating fire that caused significant, lasting damage to the 12 Century building.

VR Tour App ‘MasterWorks’ Uses Photogrammetry to Bring You to 4 Fully Explorable Heritage Sites

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Mesa Verde Native American cliff dwellings of Colorado. MasterWorks: Journey Through History (2018) is a new app for Oculus Rift and Gear VR that takes you on a guided tour through four cultural sites spanning three continents.

Matchbox Twenty to Stream Concert Live In VR

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The legendary rock band will livestream their Colorado concert with customizable options for VR users. Tonight, Matchbox Twenty will rock the infamous Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado, to a crowd full of insatiable fans.

HTC Vive now available to try in some stores

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Later this week, another HTC Vive demo experience will also be available at the Park Meadows Mall in Colorado. You may have been fortunate to attend a tech event within the last few years, such as CES and tried VR. Otherwise, you have probably not tried an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive.

CNN Launches VR Journalism Unit and Platform

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The same content will also be viewable on their website at CNN.com/VR , which already features a handful of videos, taking you into Aleppo, Syria or visiting an animal sanctuary in Colorado. The CNNVR 360° video platform is available on mobile apps and web.

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Apple Acquires AR Optics Startup Akonia Holographics

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Founded in 2012, Colorado-based Akonia Holographics claims to have 200 patents focused on holography, specifically pertaining to storage and optics. Apple has acquired Akonia Holographics , a startup focused on holographic display and storage technology.

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Intel & Major League Baseball Partnership Will Bring Free Weekly Games Streamed in VR

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The schedule of June’s so-called ‘Intel True VR Game of the Week’ follows: Cleveland Indians vs. Colorado Rockies. Live VR broadcasts from the world’s biggest sporting leagues are steadily becoming easier to find.

Google Helps Preserve Endangered Historical Sites in VR

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However, the Ananda Ok Kyaung temple is just one of 25 other available sites spanning 18 different countries including the historic city of Ayutthaya in Thailand , the Al Azem Palace in Damascus, Syria, and my personal favorite, the Mesa Verde’s cliff dwellings in Colorado, U.S. .

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Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Colorado. Haven’t been able to make it to any of the big gaming expos (or you don’t know anyone with the $3,000 AR headset)? Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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DigiLens Raises $50 Million To Develop Cheap AR Display Tech

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DigiLens has competition in TruLife Optics, WaveOptics, and Colorado-based Akonia Holographics, the latter of which spent a decade (and $100 million) unsuccessfully pursuing holographic storage before pivoting to displays.

Harvest Space Slugs With Real Plungers in This Bizarre VR Experience

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Developed as part of this year’s Global Game Jam at the University of Colorado, the bizarre VR experience tasks users with harvesting adorable space slugs on a desolate planet in order to power their fuel harvester. Toilet plungers as VR controllers.

Samsung XR and EarthX Debut Environmentally-focused 360 Short Films

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Journey down the mighty Colorado River to see the Grand Canyon as too few do, from the bottom looking up. Samsung has partnered with EarthX to debut a dozen immersive short films on the Samsung XR video platform from environmentally-focused filmmakers.

Intel Cuts 3-Year Deal With MLB For VR Broadcast Content

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Intel also released the schedule for June in their press release for the announcement : Cleveland Indians vs. Colorado Rockies on June 6 at 8:40 p.m. The NBA, NFL, and NCAA have all been tapped for virtual content on a regular basis and will likely continue to forge relationships with immersive content producers as the quality of the hardware and streams continue to increase.

Virtuix And Funovation Launch VR Arena For Virtual Reality Esports

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Based in Colorado, Funovation has attractions installed in 350 locations in 29 countries. Virtuix tried to get home consumers to use its Omni virtual reality treadmill in years past, without much success. Now the company is targeting its treadmill tech for esports VR contests in VR arcades in a partnership with Funovation. Back in 2014, the company raised millions in funding on Kickstarter and from investors for its $500 treadmill.

How VR Brings Real Benefits To The Real Estate Industry

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As an example, my company Outer Realm recently implemented room scale VR tours for high-end luxury properties in Aspen Colorado, with broker Andrew Ernemann and developer Aspen Starwood properties.This has been a huge success with prospective buyers and has translated into real business value.

AR and VR Can Save Lives on the Operating Table

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IRVINE, CA, November 21, 2019 – Dan Lejerskar, Founder of EON Reality, today called for medical schools to consider using AR and VR in surgical training at the Digital Healthcare Transformation Conference in Denver, Colorado.

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A panel in which developers share their experience with different virtual reality platforms, with Colorado Technical University professor Cynthia Calongne , Michael Cerquoni, Adam Frisby, Crista Lopes and DeepSemaphone CEO Ramesh Ramloll.

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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.

TECHINNOVATION Singapore 2018

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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.

How VR Saves Lives in the OR

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In early 2017, Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Department of Biomedical Sciences created its own VR app to visualize and manipulate magnified models of the human brain and nervous system in all dimensions. VR is completely changing how doctors can train.

Akonia Uses Holography To Create Transparent Augmented Reality Display

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Akonia Holographics , a startup in Longmont, Colorado, spent years trying to make holographic data storage work. It didn’t succeed, but now it found a new use for the same technology. The company now plans to use holography to make inexpensive transparent displays for augmented reality smartglasses. Augmented reality is expected to be a $90 billion market by 2020, according to tech advisor Digi-Capital.

Ouverture des inscriptions à EON Entrepreneur School

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Vous rêvez de créer les nouvelles applications en Réalité Virtuelle et Augmentée ? Saisissez cette opportunité avec EON ENTREPRENEUR SCHOOL.

Now Recruiting: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Enthusiasts of Dubai, UAE

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EON Reality and EAIT (Emirates Advanced Investments Trading) have partnered to form EON Reality UAE LLC , an Interactive Digital Center (IDC) focused on vocational skills training and higher education utilizing Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality.

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Open House: Animation, Digital Art, and Computer Science Majors Invited to the Augmented & Virtual Reality Programme in Norway

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Join the Open House March 22nd at Hamar Campus. Auditorium 3 Between 11:00 – 14:00. Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy.

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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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EON Reality recognized as Top 100 Company Supporting Education Excellence by OCBJ and IPSF

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EON Reality has been recognized by the Irvine Public Schools Foundation (IPSF) and Orange County Business Journal (OCBJ) as one of the Top 100 Companies Supporting Education Excellence.

Are Apple’s AR Glasses Hiding in Plain Sight?

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” Apple’s other strategic move, buying Colorado company Akonia Holographics in 2018, looks to have two possible reasons: not just for the waveguide displays that Akonia was working on, but for the “holographic storage” that was the company’s original goal.

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