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Over 2,000 Meta Quest Headsets Deployed in Kentucky Schools

XR Today - Virtual Reality

In a recent report by XR MDM solutions provider MangeXR, the firm highlighted a recent success story with educational end users in the Kentucky region. Moreover, the current phase two of headset distribution sees the Kentucky Department of Education actively approach special education groups.

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At Least 16 People Killed in Devastating Kentucky Floods

GizModo VR

At least 16 people are dead in Eastern Kentucky after heavy rains pounded the state on Thursday, flooding roads and towns and forcing rescuers to save people stranded on rooftops and in trees. Read more.

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'We're Going To Be Finding Bodies For Weeks,' Kentucky Governor Says About Flood

GizModo VR

At least 28 people have died in the floods that have hit eastern Kentucky, according to the latest update from the state. And Kentucky’s Governor warns the death toll is going to get much worse in the coming days and weeks. Read more.

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Kentucky Residents Left Homeless by Floods Sue Coal Company Over Alleged Negligence

GizModo VR

At least 39 people were killed during the heavy rains and subsequent flooding that hammered Eastern Kentucky at the end of July. In addition to the lives lost, the devastating inundation and accompanying debris destroyed cars, homes, and other infrastructure. It could be months before utilities like water and electric… Read more.

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This KFC VR Game Is Played Inside A Bucket Of Chicken

VRScout

Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC), the popular American fast food chain, has launched a VR game in Hong Kong, China that transported players to a KFC-inspired world where they could earn real-world fried chicken by completing virtual objectives. The more points you earn the more IRL chicken you get.

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New Meta Quest for Education Product Due this Year

XR Today - Mixed Reality tag

Over 2,000 Meta Quest Headsets Deployed in Kentucky Schools The news comes soon after the Kentucky Department of Education – under the leadership of Dr Shannon Putman, PhD – deployed roughly 2,450 Meta Quest 2 VR headsets across the region’s learning institutions.

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Why These States Just Opened An Investigation Against TikTok

Slashgear

States' attorneys general from California, Florida, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New Jersey, Tennessee, and Vermont are now investigating TikTok.

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