Confirmed: Vikings Reached the Americas Long Before Columbus

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Vikings were active at a Newfoundland settlement nearly 500 years before Christopher Columbus crossed the Atlantic, new research suggests. Read more.

Students Time Travel to Experience Christopher Columbus Cartography in AR

EON Reality

Columbus embarked on a journey to find and develop a westward route to the Far East, but instead discovered a route to the Americas, which were then unknown to the Old World. Columbus’s voyages were the first European expeditions to the Caribbean, Central America, and South America.

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Students Time Travel to Experience Christopher Columbus Cartography in AR

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Columbus embarked on a journey to find and develop a westward route to the Far East, but instead discovered a route to the Americas, which were then unknown to the Old World. Columbus’s voyages were the first European expeditions to the Caribbean, Central America, and South America.

Astronaut’s 360 video shows off one of the best-equipped modules on ISS

Digital Trends

Check out this cool 360-degree video of the International Space Station's Columbus module, one of the best-equipped facilities on the habitable laboratory. News columbus module International Space Station ISS Space Station thomas pesquet

Home Alone's Director Takes Aim at Disney's 'Paint-By-Numbers' Remakes

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Director Chris Columbus is not only speaking out against the remake for Disney+, he says it’s part of a larger problem of the studio doing safe reboots instead of something original. disney chris columbus reboot animation streaming live action remakes nostalgia home alone disney plus

Police Tried to Take a Protester's Prosthetic Legs After Macing Him, Witnesses Say

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Oh, Right! A Percy Jackson Streaming Series! We Totally Forgot!

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The first Percy Jackson book was released in 2005. The first Percy Jackson movie was released in 2010. And now, 22 months after news broke of a Percy Jackson streaming show, that’s officially happening too. Read more.

Rick & Morty Anime Will Return Very Soon, in Spooktacular Fashion

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Chris Columbus will no longer direct Five Nights at Freddy’s. An interesting result in the long-running Friday the 13th lawsuit has emerged. Rob Zombie teases The Munsters ’ haunted abode. Plus, Doom Patrol takes on Dada , and a new look at R.L. Stine’s Disney+ horror anthology. Spoilers get!

Live-Action Saint Seiya Movie in the Works With Some Familiar Names Attached

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Chris Columbus and Ned Vizzini are turning House of Secrets into a live-action show. Netflix reveals the voice cast for Arcane , its League of Legends animated series. Plus, what’s next on Star Trek: Lower Decks , and what’s to come on Stargirl and Supergirl. Spoilers go! Read more.

A Boy Called Christmas Is Netflix's Latest Attempt at a Holiday Classic

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Halloween is over, which means it’s instantly time for Christmas —and not just in shopping malls. Netflix has also manifested a sudden case of the holiday spirit, evidenced by this new trailer for its latest original film, which looks like it’s angling to be a perennial holiday classic.

Zack Snyder Has Some Wild Ideas for His Army of the Dead Sequel

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Kurt Russell’s Hot Santa Is Back to Save Christmas from Deadpool’s Julian Dennison

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FBI Says It Uncovered Terror Plot to Kill George W. Bush Through WhatsApp Messages

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Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Ohio announced Tuesday that Shihab Ahmed Shihab Shihab, an Iraqi citizen living in Columbus, Ohio, was charged with participating in a conspiracy to murder former President George W. The U.S.

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Native Americans Voyaged to Polynesia Long Before Europeans Reached the Americas, DNA Study Shows

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Indigenous South Americans reached islands in the South Pacific some 300 years before Christopher Columbus landed in the Americas, according to new genetic evidence.

Two Worrying Coronavirus Variants Local to U.S. Flagged by Researchers in Ohio

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One variant appears to contain a mutation found in other troubling variants, while the other has started to spread fast in Columbus, Ohio over the last month and carries its own unique mix of… Read more.

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Franklin County, Ohio Forced to Ditch Electronic Pollbooks After Surge in Early Voting

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Franklin County, the largest county in Ohio, has moved back to paper ballots after unprecedented levels of early voting created data files too large to sync with the hard drives of electronic pollbooks, according to the Columbus Dispatch.

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Learn The Rules Of Survival In ‘Zombieland VR: Headshot Fever’

VRScout

Join Tallahassee, Wichita, Columbus, and Little Rock on a zombie-slaying adventure. And your performance is being assessed via the witty banter of Tallahassee, Columbus, Wichita, and Little Rock.

Politician's Zoom Background Can't Hide Fact That He's Actually Driving

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The Ohio Senate is currently taking up a bill that would create additional penalties for distracted driving and a local newspaper, the Columbus Dispatch , pointed out the irony of the… Read more. Andrew Brenner, a state senator in Ohio, is getting some heat for driving while participating in a Zoom call earlier this week.

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Intel Plans $20 Billion Factory in Ohio to Accelerate Domestic Chip Manufacturing

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Intel will invest $20 billion in a sprawling new processor manufacturing facility outside Columbus, Ohio, according to an announcement from the tech giant early Friday.

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‘Zombieland: Headshot Fever’ Review – Arcade Shooting Returns To VR

VRScout

First appearing in 2009, this post-apocalyptic comedy film brought us an entertaining story about four survivors—Tallahassee, Columbus, Wichita, and Little Rock—making their way through a zombie-infested apocalypse. Ever wanted House of the Dead in VR?

No, DC's Peacemaker Show Will Not Bring in a New Green Arrow

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Chris Columbus still has hopes for a Gremlins 3. The success of Alien XMas could decide if Netflix goes for Killer Klowns from Outer Space 2. Get a glimpse of The Walking Dead ’s return.

Dreamscapes Latest 4D VR Experience Is An 8-Person Dragon Flying Simulator

VRScout

This past August, the company opened its second location at Dallas’ NorthPark Center in collaboration with AMC Theaters, with several more locations scheduled to open in Columbus, Ohio and the New York/New Jersey metro area over the next year.

‘Sense Arena’ is a VR Hockey Trainer That’s Being Adopted by NHL Teams

Road to VR

According to NHL.com the system has been used by at least 10 NHL goalies including Philipp Grubauer of the Colorado Avalanche, Elvis Merzlikins of the Columbus Blue Jackets, and Antoine Bibeau of the Carolina Hurricanes. Flying, driving—even fencing & crane operation —and now hockey.

Dreamscape Immersive to Open 4 New Out-of-Home VR Venues

Road to VR

Worth, to the New York & New Jersey metro areas, and to Columbus, Ohio. Dreamscape Immersive , the location-based VR startup backed by some of the biggest companies in Hollywood, today announced it will be opening four US-based locations in addition to its flagship LA venue. Until now, Dreamscape Immersive has operated pop-up venues for limited time engagements with their multiplayer VR experiences. The company plans to bring four stand-alone and theater-based locations to Dallas/Ft.

Dreamscape Immersive Begins Nationwide Expansion With Four New Venues

VRScout

Location-based VR studio and retailer Dreamscape Immersive this week confirmed plans for four new state-of-the-art immersive venues across Los Angeles, CA; Dallas/Fort Worth, TX; Columbus, OH; and the New York/New Jersey metro area. The premiere location will launch at LA’s Westfield Century City this December.

The XR Week Peek (2021.10.11): Lynx succeds on Kickstarter, Lone Echo 2 is finally launching, and more!

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October, 12th won’t be remembered in history books only as the day America was discovered by Columbus (that was Italian, of course, :D), but also as the day that Lone Echo 2 launched. Let’s start this roundup with a roundup of news about me, that this October I’m doing so many things!

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

Road to VR

Columbus, Easton Town Center. 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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Virtual reality scales back its real world presence

TechCrunch VR

Dreamscape Immersive announced yesterday that it has temporarily closed all of its VR entertainment centers across Los Angeles, Dallas, Columbus and Dubai.

Intel Announces Ohio Fab Complex: 2 New Fabs For $20B, And Space For More

Anand Tech

The new site, Intel’s first new manufacturing site location in 40 years, is located in New Albany, Ohio, just outside of Columbus.

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

TechCrunch VR

Liss, MD, director at Columbus Memory Center and Founder of Columbus Memory Project, who has been using Altoida’s technology since September 2018. For the past 19 years, Ioannis Tarnanas, the founder and chief scientific officer at Altoida , has been developing virtual and augmented reality tools to offer predictions about the onset of mental illness in older patients.

See the World in 360 & Win VR Gears

VeeR VR

Columbus Award x5 QooCam (valued at 399USD) will be awarded to the creators who produce content of the highest quality. Whether it's a moment’s reflection amid a chaotic journey, a spontaneous snapshot grabbed off-the-cuff, or a patiently-waited-for shot that becomes magical, we are eager to see the world through your lens!

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

VRScout

Set in a Dystopian future with Columbus, OH as the fastest-growing city in the world, people live in crowded slums called “stacks”—run-down shantytowns of inhabited junk formed in towering heaps. Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report , a weekly podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst.

Could Spielberg’s ‘Ready Player One’ be our future forecast?

VeeR VR

Setting in the year of 2045 in Columbus, Ohio, people escapes to OASIS to go every places they want to go, do anything they want to do, and be anyone they want to be, where the only limits are their own imagination. Steve Spielberg’s newest virtual-reality fantasy “Ready Player One” hit theaters last month and stirred up a whole round of discussion on VR technology.