REFUGEE CRISIS IN VIRTUAL REALITY | We Wait VR Animation (Oculus Rift CV1)

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You will be traveling to a starlit beach in Turkey where you meet a Syrian family that is about to cross the dangerous sea to Greece. We Wait is a story based VR experience that takes you to the heart of the refugee crisis in Europe.

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WarDucks announces Christmas launch of RollerCoaster Legends for PSVR, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive

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The title takes you back to Greece and its mythology, including the Minotaur, Kronos, and Hades. WarDucks, the Irish based Virtual Reality studio have announced the launch of their next title, RollerCoaster Legends.

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Watch World Cup 2018 Matches for Free in ‘Oculus Venues’ Starting This Weekend

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The World Cup is due to kick off today, and Oculus announced that US residents will be able to watch select matches of the quadrennial football championship for free in Oculus Venues , the company’s social VR event viewing app for Oculus Go and Gear VR.

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

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Microsoft announced at their at Future Decoded conference in London that HoloLens, the company’s augmented reality headset, will be expanding its international availability to include all of the European Union in December.

BBC Debuts VR Film ‘We Wait’ For Oculus Rift

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Now available to download for free on Rift, We Wait is a dramatized story that brings you along a Syrian family’s journey to embark on their second perilous attempt to cross the sea to Greece on smuggler boats.

‘DiRT Rally’ VR Racer Currently 75% Off, Sale Ends Next Week

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SIX MASSIVE RALLIES WITH OVER 70 STAGES – Head to the muddy paths of Wales, the dusty trails of Greece and the icy tarmac of Monte Carlo.

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FOVE Launches Pre-Orders For Eye-Tracking VR Headset FOVE 0, Starting at $549

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It’s been a long road for FOVE , the creators of the eye-tracking VR headset that hit Kickstarter last summer, but today the company launches pre-orders for their first commercially available product, the FOVE 0.

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How To Watch The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Live In VR

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ERT VR via the Gear VR (Available in Greece). Immersing yourself in football’s biggest tournament has never been easier as leading media providers bring VR live streaming to the masses. With an average viewer audience of 3.5

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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.

Crytek-Incubated ‘VR First’ Program to Double Number of Academic VR/AR Labs in 2017

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University of the Aegean, Greece. VR First , the global initiative to seed academic institutions with VR/AR hardware and software, today announced that it’s nearly doubling the number of its VR labs in universities and science parks across the globe by the end of 2017.

Lithodomos VR Raises $679500 To Bring Archaeology To Virtual Life

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The app was born from Young’s vision, inspired by studying the worlds of ancient Greece and Rome at the University of Adelaide. As it stands, the Roman Colosseum is one of the most impressive historical sites you can lay your eyes on.

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‘We Wait’ Is The First BBC Production For The Oculus Store, And It Is Free

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2016 has been a busy year in VR for the BBC, as it started to figure out what role the medium will play in its future by releasing a range of 360 and VR projects exploring the boundaries of the new medium.

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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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.

Visit the Ancient Rome in VR with Rome Reborn

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in Egypt, Gaul, Judaea, Greece) and can eventually merge with those coming later (e.g., Do you have a passion for ancient history and virtual reality? Then Rome Reborn is for sure a project you should look into. Rome Reborn is an amazing project that goes on since 22 years ago (yikes!)

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You Can Now Visit Athens With a Little Help from VR

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The company’s latest release for Greece features photorealistic, archaeologically correct reconstructions of all of the most famous buildings of ancient Athens, and can be experienced by downloading it on all major VR platforms, including the Apple App Storefor iOS, Google Play for Android, Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive. If you are, like myself, a lover of an ancient architecture, you will sure love the new Lithodomos VR story.

Are people ready for having a sex with robots?

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This goes all the way back to ancient Greece with the myth of the artist Pygmalion who fell in love with a statue that he carved out of ivory. In 2017 most liberal societies accept or tolerate sex in many different forms and varieties. Sex toys and masturbation aids have been used for centuries and can be easily purchased in stores in many countries. Now companies are developing robots for sexual gratification.

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017

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Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.

Weekend Downloads: New on Gear VR, Rift and Touch

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On a starlit beach in Turkey you meet a Syrian family about to embark on their second perilous attempt to cross the sea to Greece. Weekend Downloads is part of our weekly update to bring you the latest additions to the Samsung Gear VR , Oculus Rift , and Touch Controllers.

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3 Rock Stars join the Studio216 family!

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At KMW he worked primarily on large-scale institutional work including the American Embassy in Athens, Greece and Harvard University's Science Research Campus. We are very excited to welcome three stellar individuals to the Studio 216 family.

This Degree Will Actually Land You a Job and Prepare You for the Future

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For some Entrepreneur School Alumni , after working an extensive eleven months to pursue a dream it’s time to relax. For others, it means it’s time to pursue their dreams by starting their career in the Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality industry.

Writing for VR: The Definitive Guide to VR Storytelling

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Contemporary popular storytelling is most often plot-driven; a classic model going all the way back to ancient Greece. All great VR stories still begin with words in your head. .

Reveries on The Future of VR

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“The future is already here. It’s just not evenly distributed.” – William Gibson. As we enter Year 2 of the emergence of Virtual Reality as a consumer platform, we will see many analysts, articles and pundits weigh in on the state of the nascent industry.

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Holiday parties and events on the hypergrid

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Greece region is also themed for Christmas and you can make Christmas Tours to many great places around the world, including the excellent attractions in Athens. 8002:Greece.

YrGrid blames Bitcoin problems on vendor

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Its alleged mastermind, a Russian hacker accused of using the exchange to launder billions of dollars, has been arrested in Greece and is currently in the process of being extradited to the U.S. YrGrid’s Welcome Center region is a recreation of the gambling district in Macau.

Review: VirZoom, The Virtual Reality Exercise Bike That Works With Rift, Vive and PSVR

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While the first generation of software for the VirZoom doesn’t yet offer the ability to bike through exotic locations like New York, Rome, or the beaches of Greece – its makers clearly have those goals in mind for the future. I once owned one of the greatest exercise machines ever made. It was a game controller called the Kilowatt Pro for the PS2, Xbox, GameCube, and PC. This was back in 2002.