Stories You Might’ve Missed: JPEG XS, VR180 and more

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Meanwhile, researchers at the University of Malta have been working to create VR experiences to simulate that of an autistic child. During the first half of April, JPEG introduced the JPEG XS format and a good few other stories broke.

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Stories You Might’ve Missed: JPEG XS, VR180 and more

VRWorld

Meanwhile, researchers at the University of Malta have been working to create VR experiences to simulate that of an autistic child. During the first half of April, JPEG introduced the JPEG XS format and a good few other stories broke.

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German Circus Ends Its Use Of Live Animals In Favor Of 3D Holograms

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In November, for example, Italy joined Belgium, Greece, and Malta in the permanent ban of circus animals, much to the chagrin of circus performers and enthusiasts alike. Circus Roncalli adopts holographic tech amid concerns over animal cruelty.

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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.

VR Train Simulator ‘Derail Valley’ to Launch into Early Access This Week

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For the sake of comparison, that’s about the size of the island of Malta (not including Gozo).

The ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Movie Is Getting a Cinematic VR Experience

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When I say painstakingly, it was our team that was literally there in a warehouse in Malta in the summer, scanning swords and weapons and costumes from this movie. Hollywood is knee-deep in their latest attempts to revitalize movie adaptations of video game properties.

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Leap Of Faith: Behind The Making Of The ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Movie VR Experience

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While the Spanish Inquisition scene in the big budget film was shot on location in Malta, the VR experience was shot in Los Angeles.

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‘ARKTIKA.1’ Behind-the-scenes – Insights & Artwork from 4A Games

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isn’t part of the Metro universe, and despite the fact that the company’s main headquarters moved to Malta in 2014, the studio is sticking to its guns for their first VR game, building out a new universe, but one which still very much influenced by the region.

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.

Hands-on: ‘ARKTIKA.1’ is Gun-Centric, Highly Detailed and Ready to Impress

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Among them was an entirely new level of ARTIKA.1, a sci-fi shooter from 4A Games ‘ Malta-based studio that aims to get gun freaks excited as you plug away at human raiders and horrific creatures alike with an arsenal of customizeable futuristic weapons.

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‘Metro’ Devs 4A Games Ready to Reveal Oculus Touch Title, First Glimpses Here

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The company initially published a 360 screenshot via their facebook page at the beginning of this month which not only showed 4A’s development offices in Malta strewn with Oculus Rift headsets, but also several pairs of Oculus Touch controllers can be seen on desks and in hand too.

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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.

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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‘MetaWorld’ Wants You to Buy Virtual Land for Real Money, and It’s Not Clear Why

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For reference, MetaWorld is planning to cover an area about as large as the island of Malta.

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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.

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.