Felix & Paul Location-Based VR Experience The Infinite Opening In Houston

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The Infinite, an immersive VR exhibition about space and the International Space Station, will open in Houston this December. The exhibition is currently available in Montreal, Canada, where it will stay until it moves to Houston for a limited run from December 20, its United States debut.

Microdosing companion app Houston wants to be your guide to 'inner space'

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On Wednesday, Goode launched an app called Houston , which his company describes as the first user-oriented microdosing companion app. Houston is purely a service for users. Why the name "Houston"? Credit: Houston. Credit: Houston.

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Creating Synthetic Photography, with ThreeKit’s Ben Houston

XR for Business Podcast

The obvious answer is the ethos behind ThreeKit’s product customization software, which CTO Ben Houston joins Alan to discuss. Today, we have a very special guest, Ben Houston. Today, we have a very special guest, Ben Houston.

Creating Synthetic Photography, with ThreeKit’s Ben Houston

XR for Business Podcast

The obvious answer is the ethos behind ThreeKit’s product customization software, which CTO Ben Houston joins Alan to discuss. Today, we have a very special guest, Ben Houston. Today, we have a very special guest, Ben Houston.

Houston Fire Department on VR’s Potential to Enhance Firefighter Training

Road to VR

Patrick Hagan is a technical specialist for the Houston Fire Department who had an opportunity to try out a VR demo by HTX Labs featuring an active shooter critical response training scenario. The post Houston Fire Department on VR’s Potential to Enhance Firefighter Training appeared first on Road to VR.

Houston’s ITC Expo to Showcase Business-focused VR/AR Solutions, November 6th–7th

Road to VR

The Immersive Technology Conference (ITC) , soon to be hosted at the University of Houston on November 6th & 7th, is an event built around a paradox. Houston, Texas, a hub for industries ranging from Medicine to Oil & Gas to Aerospace, has been ground-zero for many of the conversations reimagining the scope of what VR and AR can accomplish. “At The Immersive Technology Conference runs from November 6th-7th at the University of Houston, in Houston, Texas.

Houston, there's a turd floating around the Moon – Space is Weird

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In 1969, Apollo 10 astronauts discovered multiple turds floating around the capsule. We found the audio recordings in NASA's archives and animated the chaos. Read more. More about Nasa , Mashable Video , Space Exploration , Apollo 10 , and Space Is Weird.

At Least 4 Injured in Exxon Oil Refinery Fire

GizModo VR

Houston area residents were startled awake early this morning by a thunderous boom followed up by smoke-filled, orange-tinted skies.

GE Breaking Up Into Three Separate Public Businesses

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Lost ‘Foreign’ Neighborhood Discovered at Ancient Maya City of Tikal

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A Rare, Cancer-Like Parasite Is Emerging in North America

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Sansar Partners With Overwatch For Esports VR Streaming

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Partnering with prominent Overwatch teams such as the Houston Outlaws and the San Francisco Shock , fans can participate in virtual photo ops and official meet-and-greets with their favorite players, access exclusive giveaways, view live matches in a custom shared watch space, even show their love by purchasing branded merch from their favorite teams. “We’ve News eSports Houston Outlaws Linden Lab Overwatch Overwatch League Sans Francisco Shock Sansar

Gwendoline Christie Adds Tim Burton's Wednesday TV Series to Her Schedule

GizModo VR

I don’t know if Tim Burton’s Wednesday TV series will be any good, but it has been already been immensely successful in one regard: the casting.

There's Still Hope for Attack the Block 2

GizModo VR

The Flash movie has lost its Henry Allen. Get a look at the Mortal Kombat movie’s take on Kabal in new footage. Marc Webb teams up with Seth Grahame-Smith for a new R.L. Stine adaptation at Disney. Plus, what’s coming on Batwoman and Van Helsing. To me, my spoilers! Read more.

Join the Industrial XR Global Summit, October 28-29

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Taking place October 28-29, the hybrid event will host the top enterprise XR leaders in Houston for networking & narratives. AR Insider is proud to partner with the Industrial XR Global Summit.

Overwatch League’s Dallas Fuel will resume in-person esports events in July

Digital Trends

The Dallas Fuel announced it will be hosting an in-person Overwatch League event with an audience against the Houston Outlaws. Gaming dallas fuel eSports Overwatch

Startup 1RIC Serves Up AR Volumetric Videos of Vic Mensa, Poppy, & More via Jadu iPhone App

Next Reality AR

While holographic Whitney Houston is hitting the road, a new mobile app is bringing volumetric captures of up and coming performers directly to the iPhones and iPads of fans.

Project Veritas 'Whistleblower' Complains Fox Station Suppressed Bitcoin Reports

GizModo VR

Depending on your political outlook and/or how much paint you’ve huffed lately, the far-right activist group Project Veritas is either a groundbreaking conservative investigative outlet or a group of dweebs doing an unending series of pratfalls and faceplants for your amusement.

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

TechCrunch VR

Tarnanas finally settled in Houston, where Altoida is now based. Augmented Reality Health TC Altoida Alzheimer's arkansas Bern dementia Disease Food and Drug Administration Houston iPad Japan medicine Mental Illness Merck New York Pharmaceutical san diego switzerland United States Virtual reality

NASA Announces VR Mars Ride With Actual 90-Foot Drop

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Those lucky enough to attend the Super Bowl Live festival in Houston have the chance to travel to Mars in virtual reality. One of the biggest of these events, Super Bowl Live, will take place nine days leading up to the big game February 5th in Houston, Texas at NRG Stadium. 5, 2017 at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Super Bowl is just around the corner, and unsurprisingly the multiple promotional events dedicated to the massively-popular spectacle have begun to kick off.

2 Dead After a Tesla Believed to be Driverless Crashes Into a Tree

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Two men died after the Tesla they were riding in, which local authorities believe had no one in the driver’s seat, crashed into a tree and burst into flames in the north of Houston on Saturday.

Texas Company Charged for Causing Major California Oil Spill

GizModo VR

A federal grand jury indicted Houston-based Amplify Energy Corp. The Texas company allegedly responsible for spilling hundreds of gallons of oil near Huntington Beach, California, in October is facing criminal charges.

Nuro delivers FedEx packages in driverless vehicles

Mashable VR

In Houston, Nuro's steering wheel-less delivery vehicles have been working alongside FedEx's traditional human-driven delivery fleet since April. Nuro's driverless bots are delivering FedEx packages in a city that already has autonomous pizza delivery.

Huge fight between teams at MLB game is definitely not socially distanced

Mashable VR

It all started when one player, the Oakland Athletics Ramon Laureano, was hit by a pitch thrown by Houston Astro Humberto Castellano. But things escalated, apparently after Houston batting coach Alex Cintron started talking with Laureano.

The Wonderful Looks Out of This World.Literally

GizModo VR

It’s not just “ Houston, we have a problem ,” there’s always a problem. Most of your favorite space movies feature something going wrong. A malfunction. An invasion. But that’s the movies. It’s fiction.

Amazon's Alexa is taking a trip to the moon

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To test the tools, there will be "virtual crew members" in NASA's mission control center in Houston, Texas. Alexa, can you go to space? Apparently, Alexa can. Amazon Alexa, the digital technology assistant, will be breaking new ground in 2022.

Jake Gyllenhaal talking about his dog's neuticles for 210 seconds is an interesting watch

Mashable VR

I desperately tried to make friends with Jake Gyllenhaal at Cannes Turns out Jake Gyllenhaal gets fiercely competitive if you criticise Sean Paul Jake Gyllenhaal crashes James Corden's show for a live Whitney Houston parody

7 coping skills to deal with anger you might be feeling right now

Mashable VR

And some people are angry and frustrated because they don't have any other solutions," says Dr. Rheeda Walker, a clinical psychologist, speaker, and professor of psychology at the University of Houston who focuses on Black mental health. There's a lot to be angry about these days.

Boeing Is Using Varjo Headsets To Train Astronauts For Its Starliner Spacecraft

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Engineers in Australia recreated the Starliner in Unreal Engine, and this was then integrated in the Houston training center. US aerospace giant Boeing will use Varjo’s VR-2 advanced mixed reality headset to train astronauts for its Starliner spacecraft.

What's the Best Air Purifier?

GizModo VR

Houston, we’ve got allergies. Or rather my wife has allergies and I’m suffering the consequences secondhand.

ThreeKit Raises $10 Million To Turn Static Images Into ‘3D Experiences’

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CTO Ben Houston, a 15-year Hollywood veteran who created visual effects software that has been used in the Harry Potter franchise, The Avengers , Titanic , and over 100 other films, said the cash would be used to fund talent acquisition and product and business development. A picture’s worth a thousand words, but what about a three-dimensional rendering? Ask ThreeKit — it’s in the business of creating 3D renderings for clients such as Crate and Barrel, Steelcase, and CIROC.

What Earth was like last time CO2 levels were this high

Mashable VR

The last time CO2 levels were as high as today, ocean waters drowned the lands where metropolises like Houston, Miami, and New York City now exist. Climate 101 is a Mashable series that answers provoking and salient questions about Earth’s warming climate.

The National Women's Soccer League stopped play to bring awareness to sexual assault

Mashable VR

Subsequently, the North Carolina Courage vs. Racing Louisville match and the Portland Thorns vs. Houston Dash match also both came to a stop at the six-minute mark for a show of solidarity.

FedEx uses autonomous trucks for first time on delivery route

Mashable VR

The route on Interstate 45 between Houston and Dallas is about 500 miles round trip, and expected to be busy as the holiday shopping season approaches. That truck driving down the interstate might not have a flesh-and-blood driver.

Tesla is building a massive battery for Texas

Mashable VR

Although the project is being kept under wraps, the Tesla logo has been spotted on the hard hats of employees at the site, which is located roughly 40 miles outside Houston. Tesla knows how to manufacture massive batteries, just ask Australia.

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Youth activists share how people too young to vote can participate in the election

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Chanté Davis, a 16-year-old involved with the youth-led climate justice organization, the Sunrise Movement , in Houston, Texas feels similarly about the election.

2020 NAMM Show Highlights The Growing Impact Of Immersive Technology On Live Music

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In 2020, for example, Whitney Houston’s hologram will begin touring in the UK. “The world’s largest trade-only music event” shined a spotlight on how VR and AR are changing how artists perform live.