EON Reality and UMKC Partner to Establish Augmented and Virtual Reality Center in Kansas City

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EON Reality, the world leader in augmented and virtual reality-based knowledge transfer for industry and education, together with University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Computing and Engineering, will establish an Interactive Digital Center (IDC) in Kansas City, Missouri.

Employee Indicted for Hacking Kansas Water Utility and Trying to Shut Down Key Systems

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Dude allegedly hacked into a computer system that controls a rural water utility in Ellsworth County, Kansas, then messing with the virtual processes that affect procedures for cleaning and disinfecting… Read more.

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Kansas facility tests virtual reality to help people with dementia via @wibw [link]

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Kansas facility tests virtual reality to help people with dementia via @wibw [link] [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) July 16, 2017. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

Watch Kansas City Royals at Baltimore Orioles tonight (7:05p ET) with Intel’s True VR app.

AllThingsVR

Watch Kansas City Royals at Baltimore Orioles tonight (7:05p ET) with Intel’s True VR app here: [link] [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) August 1, 2017. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

CW's Naomi Wow's Fans With Kaci Walfall in Show's First Official Image

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naomi kaci walfall david f walker brian michael bendis arrow supergirl american television series naomi mcduffie the cw lois ava duvernay serial drama television series creative works amanda marsalis television series arrowverse flash in other media were not in kansas anymore

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Man Faces Up to 25 Years in Prison for Allegedly Breaching Kansas Water Plant's Network

GizModo VR

The former employee of a Kansas-based water treatment facility is facing decades in prison after allegedly having broken into its computer systems two years ago.

Watch The Super Bowl For Free In VR With ‘Bigscreen’

VRScout

This Sunday the Tampa Bay Buccaneers take on the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LV. Host your own covid-safe Super Bowl party or meet new friends in the public room.

Design And Race Your Own Car With NASCAR Mobile AR Racing

VRScout

12 – Kansas, Texas, and Martinsville. Compete in AR races against 16 playoff drivers across 10 playoff tracks. It’s no secret that professional sports have been hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Black farmers denied loans teach each other how to make money growing hemp

Mashable VR

As she explains it, the Dawson family's farming history started when Jabez bought farmland in Kansas after purchasing his freedom as a young man.

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MVP Football: The Patrick Mahomes Experience Now Available On Oculus Quest

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There’s a new American football game on Oculus Quest, but this one focuses solely on one player — Patrick Mahomes, quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs.

This Mom Used VR to Open Up New Worlds for Her Son

VRScout

Tim Bartow is a filmmaker and writer hailing from Kansas City, Missouri. As COO of Blue Chalk Media , an award-winning nonfiction production company, Huling arranged for a Blue Chalk production crew filming in a nearby city to add a stop in Kansas City, where they filmed the indescribable moment in which Tim first experienced virtual reality (shown in the video above). Despite the limitations of his body, now he can use VR to see the world.

Watch Super Bowl LV For Free In VR This Weekend With Bigscreen

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The Super Bowl LV event in Bigscreen kicks off on Sunday, February 7th, at 3:30 PM PT when the Kansas City Chiefs take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. This weekend you can watch the Super Bowl in VR, for free, in Bigscreen on Quest, Rift, Index, Vive, WMR, or any other SteamVR headset.

“War Remains” Provides Immersive Experience of World War I

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MWM Interactive gifted the War Remains location-based experience to the National WWI Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, Missouri. This experience is unlike anything that Kansas City has hosted before,” said Matthew Naylor, President and CEO of the National WWI Museum and Memorial. “

How to stream Super Bowl LV without cable

Mashable VR

The defending champion Kansas City Chiefs will take on the newly relevant Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 6:30 p.m. The state of the world isn't even close to normal, no matter how much we wish it were. But against all odds, a Super Bowl will be played on schedule this year.

Uber adds option to send packages just in time for the holidays

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It'll be available in cities including Atlanta, Charlotte, Charleston, Columbus, Detroit, Fort Myers-Naples, Honolulu, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Milwaukee, Minneapolis-St.

VR MURDER MYSTERY! – Dead Secret Part 1

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DEAD SECRET is a first-person horror mystery set in rural Kansas in 1965. Ready for some light horror, creepy masks, and terrible jokes? Well too bad! Here is the first part of my “Dead Secret” play-through on Steam VR! A reclusive man with a mysterious past is dead and it’s up to you to crack the case. Investigate the crime scene, uncover secret documents, and piece together the puzzle to name his killer.

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Watch the Super Bowl from anywhere in the world with NordVPN

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This is a big day in the world of sport, as the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers battle it out for NFL domination. SAVE 69%: A two-year subscription to NordVPN is on sale for £2.74 per month as of Feb. 7, saving you 69% on list price.

You can watch some NFL games on Prime Video and Twitch starting this week

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Other noteworthy games in the Prime and Twitch schedule include matchups between the Kansas City Chiefs and Buffalo Bills next week and the Green Bay Packers and San Francisco 49ers in early November.

The Shared VR Of Tokyo’s TeamLab Borderless Offers A Glimpse Of An XR Future

VRScout

What at first glance may appear to be doorways turn out to be mirrors, and vice versa, giving you the immediate sense that not only are you no longer in Kansas, but you are no longer on the normative plane of reality—your senses can’t quite be trusted here.

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Foo Fighters respond to hate group with love and disco dancing

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The alt-rock outfit played a show in Kansas on Thursday where they once again met with the Westboro Baptist Church, a famously homophobic, transphobic, and generally bigoted hate group that has protested multiple Foo Fighters shows.

HTC Is Working With ‘More Than 30 Teams’ On Vive Content That We’ll See Soon

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We love one-man teams in Kansas working by themselves.” With $250 million invested in VR content and another $250 million to come, Oculus wants you to know it is helping developers get VR experiences made. HTC, meanwhile, has been a little less direct, but its plans are no less exciting.

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Don Cheadle talks with Jimmy Fallon about his experiences with police in America

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Cheadle talks about growing up in Kansas City, Missouri around his family in a predominantly Black neighbourhood. "I

Suzanne Borders: BadVR is mixing art and technology to innovate data visualization

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When he graduated, I was moved to Kansas City, which is in the middle of the country, and no offense to anyone who’s listening from Kansas City… but it’s kind of a smaller town and it’s not as big as San Diego where I was living. because then I can step inside the holodeck and go back to California… I can leave Kansas City and go wherever in the world that I wanted to go , to escape all of the bullying and the people that would make fun of me.

Intel Cuts 3-Year Deal With MLB For VR Broadcast Content

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Kansas City Royals vs. San Francisco Giants on June 13 at 10:15 p.m. The NBA, NFL, and NCAA have all been tapped for virtual content on a regular basis and will likely continue to forge relationships with immersive content producers as the quality of the hardware and streams continue to increase. Now the MLB is making a big immersive splash with a 3-year partnership with Intel that will be delivered to baseball fans for free.

LiveLike Adds DVR-Like Replay To Live VR Broadcasts

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In addition to the replay feature, LiveLike will be introducing highlights that include 360-degree footage from previous events like the UFC faceoff between Ronda Rousey and Amanda Nunes, and the campus view during the Kansas State vs Stanford college football game. We’re at an early point in the expansion of the virtual reality industry where a lot of “firsts” will be claimed as companies blaze their own paths toward prominence.

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Enter The Monarchy

ARVR

With Frogworld , the first public NatureSims™ VR prototype, now available on Oculus and Steam, I am turning back to the project that first inspired me to start along this path.

Do you know about VR in the healthcare industry? We introduce case and effect of use.

InstaVR

Emporia State University – Crime scene VR for forensic students Emporia State University has partnered with the Kansas Investigator to create a forensic student VR app using InstaVR. Customer Stories: How a Kansas University Uses InstaVR to Publish Cross-Platform Apps Quickly & Easily for their History, Forensic Science, and Business Classes. You might be unfamiliar with this. Virtual Reality (VR) is also used in the healthcare sector.

Here’s How VR is Helping Athletes Prepare for Games

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EON Sports has helped Major League Baseball’s Tampa Bay Rays and National Football League’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers as well as college teams such as Kansas, UCLA and Ole Miss. A rookie quarterback walks from the huddle to the line of scrimmage, facing a scowling defense ready to tear him apart. But he’s not scared. He’s seen this all before. The rookie knows exactly what coverage the defense is in and what they’ll try to do next. He’s gone through this specific scenario hundreds of times.

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Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

Road to VR

Kansas. 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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Tesla’s data advantage. Can Apple, or others, keep up?

Robert Scoble

One guy in Kansas told me “I’m a narcissistic control freak and there’s no way a computer is going to drive me around.” ” Almost everyone, including that guy in Kansas, said “yeah, I don’t have a problem with what it does when I’m not in the car.”

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Intel & Major League Baseball Partnership Will Bring Free Weekly Games Streamed in VR

Road to VR

Kansas City Royals vs. San Francisco Giants. Live VR broadcasts from the world’s biggest sporting leagues are steadily becoming easier to find. A major new three year partnership between Intel and MLB, America’s leading baseball league, will bring weekly live baseball games streamed in VR for free to Gear VR via Intel’s ‘True VR’ tech.

LiveLike Adds DVR-Like Replay To Live VR Broadcasts

UploadVR

In addition to the replay feature, LiveLike will be introducing highlights that include 360-degree footage from previous events like the UFC faceoff between Ronda Rousey and Amanda Nunes, and the campus view during the Kansas State vs Stanford college football game. We’re at an early point in the expansion of the virtual reality industry where a lot of “firsts” will be claimed as companies blaze their own paths toward prominence.

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Oculus Venues Arrives for Oculus Go and Gear VR

VRScout

June 27 // MLB: Kansas City Royals @ Milwaukee Brewers // 11:10 am PT. Your ticket to live social events in VR is here. You can now watch live concerts, sports, and comedy shows with friends in VR. A month after the launch of Oculus’ $200 standalone VR headset, Oculus Go, the long teased Oculus Venues app is finally available for download. Available on both Oculus Go and Gear VR, Oculus Venues attempts to bring the stadium fan experience to VR.

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How UPS Spoiled my Oculus Rift VR Weekend

VRCircle

Wednesday, May 18 - Friday, May 20 Anxiously check the UPS tracking and watch it travel from Louisville, KY to Kansas City, KS, to Vernon, CA and finally arriving in Aliso Viejo, CA on Friday evening May 20. Good friends of mine are VR fans; many pre-ordered their headsets back in January. Even with the Oculus delays, many are now receiving their headsets or are estimated to receive them shortly. One such story goes like this.

EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

EON Reality

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.

‘Google Earth VR’ Lets You Experience the Total Solar Eclipse Right Now

Road to VR

Released in an August 12th update, Google has added a new menu function that lets you activate Monday’s total solar eclipse, which can be seen as it passed through 14 US states: Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Wyoming.

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A speeding object collided with Jupiter and blew up, cool space footage shows

Mashable VR

A similar-size impact event today could destroy a city the size of Kansas City," David Kring, an impact expert at the Lunar and Planetary Institute , told NASA this year. Flash! An asteroid or icy object collided with the gas giant Jupiter on Sept.