Hawaii's K?lauea Volcano Erupts for First Time Since 2018's Destructive Rampage

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In Hawaii, this cursed year is going out with even more horror. hawaii volcanoes kilaueaThe volcano K?lauea lauea on the state’s Big Island erupted Sunday night. Read more.

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Why Rainbows Look Different in Hawaii

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Rain and sunlight are the key ingredients of rainbows, but many other environmental factors are required to consistently pull off this visual trick, as new research shows. Read more.

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Hawaii's Kīlauea volcano awakes, awesomely fountains lava into the air

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The lava has returned. On Sunday night, the U.S. Geological Survey reported an eruption at Kīlauea , the youngest Hawaiian volcano whose gushing lava rivers captivated the world in 2018.

The Final Games Released on the Xbox 360, PS3, and Wii U and How To Buy Them

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Top Mention: Shakedown: Hawaii | $80 | Wii U Read more. entertainment_culture technology_internet video game consoles home video game consoles seventh generation of video game consoles wii shakedown hawaii retro city rampage xbox one playstation 3 xbox 360 in video games e3

Two Tropical Cyclones Could Make Landfall in the US This Weekend

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weather is happening hurricane season hurricanes tropical storms hawaii texasJust when it feels like 2020 can’t 2020 any harder, things somehow get worse. The latest example of this year of no chill is the prospect of two tropical cyclones making landfall in the U.S.

What Do You need to Play Battlefield 1

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AMD Breaking Game Reviews Gaming Graphics Nvidia Reviews VR World Battlefield Battlefield 1 DICE DirectX DX11 DX12 EA Electronic Arts Frostbite Frostbite Engine Fury X Hawaii R9 390X RX 480In the eternal battle of Battlefield vs. Call of Duty, Electronic Arts once more pulled the trigger first and released Battlefield 1 on October 21th (to be followed by Call of Duty on November 4th).

GameStop is Selling Refurbished PSVR Headsets for $99, Available 1 Day Only

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GameStop only ships the headset in the lower 48, meaning Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico residents needs not apply. Whatever your opinion on GameStop, we know a deal when we see one. For today only, on April 8th, GameStop is selling refurbished PSVR headsets for $100.

Qualcomm Details The Snapdragon 888: 3rd Gen 5G & Cortex-X1 on 5nm

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This year although we’re not reporting from Hawaii, Qualcomm’s Tech Summit is still happening in digital form, representing the company’s most important launch event of the year as it showcases the new flagship products that will power next year’s smartphones.

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USA Today Premieres Season Two of ‘VRtually There’

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On board one of the last flights of Goodyear’s GZ-20 model blimp or hang gliding in Hawaii, you can now experience season two of USA Today’s “VRtually There” series. For Tuesday’s premiere, three new VR segments made their debut, including hang gliding in Hawaii, a last ride of the beloved Goodyear Blimp that’s retiring after almost 50 years, and an up-close encounter with giant elephant seals in Ano Nuevo State Park, CA with UC Santa Cruz researchers.

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Vivid images show the powerful cyclone deluging California

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The storm is coming from the frigid north, as opposed to streaming across the tropical Pacific from around Hawaii (a more common weather phenomenon known as the " Pineapple Express ").

NASA's new discovery of water on the moon could aid future missions

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NASA discovered water molecules on a sunlit portion of the moon's surface, the agency announced Monday.

Feast your eyes on gorgeous shots of fresh lava from Iceland's new eruption

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Hawaii has a similar hot spot). Earth's grandeur is spilling out. The Icelandic Meteorological Office reported Friday evening that lava started flowing out of a fissure on the island's Reykjanes peninsula, after months of quaking in the region.

It's probably not aliens: New 'Oumuamua theory suggests simpler origins

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It's called ‘Oumuaumua, a Hawaiian word meaning “scout” or “messenger from afar” in honor of its sighting from the Haleakalā Observatory in Hawaii.

Surgery Training Platform ‘Osso VR’ Now Used by 1,000 Surgeons Monthly

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The company says that leading hospitals using the platform include Brown University, Vanderbilt University, Hospital for Special Surgery, Marshall University, Newcastle Simulation Centre, The University of Hawaii, UCLA, University of Washington, Wake Forest Baptiste Health, University of Kentucky, University of Utah, and New York University.

Award-winning Mobile Meditation App ‘Calm’ Comes to Oculus Go & Gear VR

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Once you’ve selected a meditation, which addresses a number of subjects such as grief, gratitude, and creativity, users can then choose from a few locations: a mountain lake, a redwood forest, or a white sand beach in Hawaii. “We

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Microsoft Research’s VROOM Combines Life-sized AR Avatars With Robots

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The conference was scheduled to take place in Hawaii last week but was largely canceled due to COVID-19 and global shutdown orders.

Jumping out of a virtual plane is perfect for those who can't or won't skydive IRL

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Which is how I ended up at iFly's new VR experience near Universal Studios in LA this week, dressed in a jump suit, strapped into a Samsung Gear, and floating over Hawaii while bemused tourists wandering the retail center outside the theme park gawped and 'grammed. I've never quite got round to throwing myself out of a plane. Somehow, I wake up every day and find something marginally less terrifying to do with my waking hours and here we are.

One simple tweak to California's car culture could help save the world

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While it has more public EV charging stations than any other state ( nearly 27,000 ), California only has the fifth highest number of chargers per person — behind Vermont, Hawaii, Oregon and Colorado, and only slightly ahead of South Dakota.

Channel Your Inner 90’s Child With POGs AR

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The game first originated in Maui, Hawaii sometime during the 1920’s or 1930’s, but it wasn’t until the 1990’s that the game exploded into a craze so popular, it was banned from schools all over the United States. One of the biggest fads of the 90’s returns with an AR multiplayer twist. The 1990’s were full of crazy fads like fanny packs, Snap, and Beanie Babies – but one of the biggest fads was POGs.

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Sketchfab Hosts 1 Million Online Scenes While Matterport Posts 250K Virtual Spaces

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Matterport’s 3D camera has been used to map a vast collection of places, from a Maori village in New Zealand to a huge lava tube in Hawaii. Virtual reality’s web presence is heating up. In separate announcements, two of VR’s most prolific online companies are celebrating big milestones.

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USA Today’s VRtually There Gets A Full Second Season

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We don’t have any specific insight on the five content areas that VRtually There’s second season will focus on but, considering it mirror’s the debut episode, it stands to reason that the Hawaii hang-gliding focus on the first episode of season two means extreme sports did well with USA Today’s VR audience. As companies maneuver through content plans that include VR and AR, it is encouraging to see renewed interest with a doubling-down of efforts.

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Snapchat’s Augmented Reality Vending Machines are Marketing Gold

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Editor’s Note: VRScout was able to independently verify valid re-sale permits for Snapchat’s Bot in the states of Nevada, Texas, Washington and Hawaii. On a seemingly random Thursday morning, a bright yellow vending machine appeared suddenly on the Venice Beach Boardwalk in California spitting out Snapchat’s new Spectacles throughout the day.

Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 to Improve AR/VR Rendering & Reduce Power Consumption “by 30%”

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Qualcomm introduced it’s new Snapdragon 845 mobile processor at the company’s tech summit in Hawaii this week, which Qualcomm says improves mobile AR/VR headset (branded to as ‘XR’, or ‘eXtended reality’) performance up to 30 percent in comparison to its predecessor, Snapdragon 835.

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Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Hawaii. 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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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.

Final Assault Review: Brisk RTS Mechanics Make Great VR Strategy

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I spent hours marching artillery units against tanks, something I distinctly remember experiencing in the backseat of the cars that my parents rented when we travelled to Hawaii and Las Vegas, back in a time when I was small and family vacations were still a thing. The very first time I came into contact with a real time strategy (RTS) game was on my dad’s lap, where he often sat me down as he played Starcraft on his PowerMac G3.

NVIDIA Posts First DirectX 12 Ultimate Driver Set, Enables GPU Hardware Scheduling

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AMD: Hawaii. NVIDIA sends word this morning that the company has posted their first DirectX 12 Ultimate-compliant driver.

Scale Learning and Teaching for the Online Classroom

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At EON Reality, we are working at lightning speed to help classrooms around the world transition safely and effectively to an online classroom. As we shift towards preparing for tomorrow it is now more important than ever to build resilience into our online classrooms.

How to Analyze Virtual Reality (VR) Heatmaps and Analytics

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So, for instance, if you’ve built a travel VR app where the user can initially choose between visiting Hawaii, Alaska, Maine, or California, you can understand which choice is the most popular. How to Analyze Virtual Reality (VR) Heatmaps and Analytics. Many organizations now use virtual reality as an integral part of their business. They’re making VR experiences for employee training, sales/marketing presentations, recruiting, communications and more.

Qualcomm’s New Snapdragon 845 Improves VR and AR Performance

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At Qualcomm’s annual Snapdragon Summit held this year in Hawaii the company announced their latest Snapdragon chip for smartphones and mobile VR/AR. The Snapdragon 845 represents the pinnacle of Qualcomm’s technology prowess and its ability to deliver a low power system on a chip with lots of performance and minimal heat. The Snapdragon 845 makes notable improvements across the board, but there’s a particular focus on immersive technologies this time around.

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The Business Of Showbusiness: How Atlas V Is Producing Some Of VR’s Best Movies

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One is called 38 Minutes, telling the story of the 2018 false missile alert in Hawaii in which an erroneous phone alert warned people of an incoming ballistic missile.

AMD Launches RX 480, the $199 VR-Ready GPU

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Hawaii. AMD today launched the Radeon RX 480, the company’s budget-friendly GPU that promises to lower the barrier of entry into virtual reality. And while VR still isn’t exactly what you’d call cheap, budget-conscious consumers looking to upgrade their old gaming rigs or build new, VR-ready rigs should definitely take notice.

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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. Workers with access to real-time contextual information, displayed when and where they need it will reshape the workplace and dramatically improve the efficiency, productivity, and safety of the average worker. The future is here, with EON Reality’s Augmented Virtual Reality (AVR) technology. CONTACT US. Name *. First. Job Title * Email *.

Hands-on: VR Goes Skydiving at iFLY – The Ultimate Haptic Simulation

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They can choose between several different skydiving locations—like Dubai, Hawaii, or Switzerland—where iFly has recorded real skydives specifically for use in the iFly VR experience. iFLY , a leading provider of indoor skydiving facilities, today launched their iFLY VR initiative which combines the company’s indoor skydiving experience with immersive visuals powered by a Gear VR headset. I got to try to experience for myself at the company’s SF Bay location.

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Google Launches Earth VR on HTC Vive, A Breathtaking New Way to Know Our Planet

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” “Go to Hawaii!” Today Google launches Earth VR for the HTC Vive for free, giving us a whole new perspective on the world. I remember, back in 2001, how amazed I was to see Google Earth for the first time. I remember huddling around the computer monitor with friends shouting “go to New York City!” ” “Go to the Grand Canyon!”,

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Scale Learning and Teaching for the Online Classroom

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At EON Reality, we are working at lightning speed to help classrooms around the world transition safely and effectively to an online classroom. As we shift towards preparing for tomorrow it is now more important than ever to build resilience into our online classrooms.

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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