Google’s VR Labs Provide STEM Students With Hands-On Experience

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Google teams up with Labster to develop 30 immersive lab experiences for the Daydream platform. Cue Google VR Labs, a series of comprehensive virtual lab experiences available on the Google Daydream platform. Developed as part of partnership between Google and simulation education company Labster, the in-depth program boasts 30 interactive lab experiences in which biology students can engage in a series of hands-on scientific activities in a realistic environment.

Google And Labster Are Making VR Labs For Students

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Google is already taking classrooms around the world on virtual field trips , but now it’s bringing students into VR laboratories too. In a blog post, Google reasoned that many students and schools (especially those studying online) don’t have the resources to spend lots of time in laboratories, which is required in many STEM degrees such as biology. Experiences Google Daydream VR Industry News Labster

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NBA All-Star and Weekly Regular Season Coverage Comes Live to VR via TNT and Intel

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The app is available today on the Oculus store and the Google Play store. Oklahoma City @ San Antonio , 8:00 p.m. Android VR Games Google Daydream Games Mobile VR Games News Bits Samsung Gear VR Games VR Games VR Sports all star basketball vr all star vr intel intel true vr nba nba in vr nba on tnt vrTNT and Intel have teamed up to bring NBA All-Star coverage to VR on Gear VR and Daydream.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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You can enjoy the full audio recording below: In this weekly VRScout Report wrapup, we cover the pulse on PlayStation VR, USA Today’s parent company premieres VR news show, the NBA to stream 1 game/week in virtual reality with NextVR, Google wants YOU, investment & funding wrapup, and more… PLAYSTATION VR: TAKING THE PULSE. GOOGLE WANTS YOU. Take a look at Google’s job postings. News Google VR Next VR Playstation VR USA Today

Get Free Courtside VR Seats to Spurs vs. Timberwolves NBA Game This Tuesday

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This Tuesday, January 17th, NextVR is offering a free pass to watch the San Antonio Spurs, currently holding the #2 position in the NBA Western Conference, tip off against the Minnesota Timberwolves. This season, the company agreed to broadcast some 20 live NBA games in VR , straight to the NextVR app, which is available on Gear VR and Google’s Daydream View headset. Own Gear VR or Daydream View?

The NBA and TNT Partner With Intel For Biggest VR Push Yet

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Thursday, March 29 – Oklahoma City @ San Antonio. It’s currently available for Samsung Gear VR, Google Daydream, Oculus , and Google Play. TNT’s NBA VR livestreams begin February 16th. The NBA and TNT are launching a VR experience that is powered by Intel True VR and promises to not only bring fans even closer to the game, but serve as a portal into all available programming through on-demand VR coverage of the upcoming NBA All-Star weekend.