EON Reality and Baker College to Bring First EON-XR Rollout to Michigan


EON Reality, the global leader in Augmented and Virtual Reality-based knowledge and skills transfer for industry and education, announces a new partnership with Michigan’s Baker College to launch a brand new EON-XR rollout. Press Release eon xr michigan

You Can Take a Free Coursera Course on XR from the University of Michigan


The University of Michigan has an ambitious XR program that is both incorporating extended reality into education within the University and trying to create the next generation of creators through education and outreach. The University of Michigan’s XR Innovation.


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Autonomous vehicles set to get their own special roads in Michigan

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Michigan wants to build special roads for exclusive use by autonomous vehicles. Cars News autonomous cars Autonomous vehicles breaking twitter cavnue Michigan self-driving cars

AR Sports Game Allows Children Of All Abilities To Compete On A Level Playing Field


A team of researchers led by Roland Graf, Associate Professor at the University of Michigan’s Penny W. Image Credit: Michigan Photography. Image Credit: Michigan Photography. Professor Roland Graf / Image Credit: Michigan Photography. Image Credit: Michigan Photography.

Meteorite That Crashed Into Michigan Contains 'Pristine' Organic Compounds

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The rapid recovery and analysis of a meteorite that fell onto a frozen lake in Michigan two years ago is illuminating the pivotal role these rocks played in delivering the basic building blocks for life to Earth.

Report: Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Will Finally Be Charged for Poisoning Flint's Water

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Former Michigan governor and certified monster Rick Snyder will catch charges for his role in the Flint water crisis, according to the Associated Press. Y’all.

8 Inventive Examples Of Immersive Technology In Education


For example, the University of Michigan Football program has created a VR tour that allows students to experience what it would be like to play at their university’s stadium.

University of Michigan to launch interdisciplinary VR program


The University of Michigan this week announced plans to launch an augmented, virtual and mixed reality (AVMR) graduate certificate. We’ve got an entertainment venue, Michigan Stadium, where we can play to live audiences of 100,000 seven times a year ,” said Thomas A. Finholt, dean of the School of Information, University of Michigan. “ The post University of Michigan to launch interdisciplinary VR program appeared first on VR World.

University Of Michigan Deploys Augmented Reality System To Aid Testing Of Automated Vehicles via.


University Of Michigan Deploys Augmented Reality System To Aid Testing Of Automated Vehicles via @Forbes [link] [link] — allthingsvr (@allthingsvr) June 23, 2017. virtual reality augmented reality vr ar

Around 1:26 Rudy Giuliani Farts

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If it pleases the court, I submit evidence that on December 2nd, while giving testimony at a Michigan House Oversight Committee hearing, Rudolph William Louis Giuliani farted multiple times. election 2020 rudy giuliani michigan fart farts house oversight committee

Militia used Facebook to plan kidnapping of Michigan governor, FBI claims

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In a 15-page criminal complaint released Thursday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation accused six men of a months-long effort — discussed over Facebook and unnamed encrypted messaging apps — to kidnap and possibly murder Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Violent militia groups have long had a thing for Facebook , and a newly foiled violent plot makes clear that hasn't changed.

FOX Sports will offer the Michigan State vs Notre Dame game in social VR


FOX Sports has announced plans to broadcast the Michigan State vs Notre Dame football game in virtual reality, giving fans a very immersive way to enjoy the upcoming game airing on September 23. FOX is calling this a ‘social virtual reality’ experience, saying it will be available through the FOX Sports VR app available for Android, iOS, and Gear VR/Oculus. … Continue reading. Archive Fox sports virtual reality vr

No, There Isn't a ‘Glitch’ in Michigan Election Software That Flipped Thousands of Trump Votes

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2020 election trump trump administration voting voting machines voting infrastructure michiganDispelling every b t election conspiracy that’s inundated the internet this week would be a full-time job in and of itself, but one particularly insidious theory has blown up to such a ridiculous degree that it deserves to be set straight. Read more.

How One Man Turned The Busiest International Border Crossing In North America Into The Centerpiece Of His Empire

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detroit michigan central station bridges infrastructureManuel “Matty” Moroun died on Monday at 93 years old.

Joe Biden Touts Endorsement From the Guy Who Poisoned Flint, Michigan

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Joe Biden can, once again , f**k off.

The Knight Foundation launches $750,000 initiative for immersive technology for the arts

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Rudy Giuliani (almost definitely) farted while flailing to overturn Michigan election results

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First, all credit must be given to the good folks over at Gizmodo , who first heard the flatulence and clipped video from a long hearing in Michigan about the 2020 election that Trump lost. A simple truth: Farts are funny.

Trump's Favorite Covid Adviser: We're Really Not Doing Enough to Collaborate With the Virus

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The Trump administration’s pseudoscience advocate on the White House coronavirus task force, Dr. Scott Atlas, is urging the population of Michigan to, uh, stage some sort of rebellion in solidarity with the novel coronavirus.

Umm, here's a computer made out of honeycomb – Future Blink

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Designers made prototype computers out of totally natural materials found in Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan, and New York. Read more. More about Mashable Video , Retro , Natural , Computers , and Future Blink. Mashable Video Retro Natural Computers Future Blink

New Research Exposes Weird Tsunamis Caused by Gravity Waves

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On April 13, 2018, a huge swell of water broke on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan. It was a tsunami, one far from any fault line typically associated with the ginormous waves. This was a meteotsunami, a wall of water forged from the air conditions above it. Read more.

Disaster Fatigue Is Real—and the Coronavirus Could Make It Worse

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Rains overwhelmed unmaintained dams in Michigan. Hurricane season has begun with a roar. The West is threatened by wildfires. Arizona is blanketed in a heat wave. At the same time, we are living through a combined health, political, economic, racial, and climate crisis. Read more.

Magic Leap & AT&T Team Up to Bring Fans 'Fantastic Beasts' AR Movie Experience in Chicago

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Don't Miss: The 5 Most Innovative Augmented Reality Products of 2018 The special experience, which is only available to the public at AT&T's Michigan Avenue store in Chicago, was revealed by Magic Leap on Sunday via Twitter. Despite less than glowing reviews from critics, the latest installment from the Harry Potter spinoff movie series, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, is winning at the box office.

A Woman's Tragic Covid-19 Death Traced to Tainted Donated Lungs, Report Finds

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Doctors say that a Michigan woman’s untimely death last fall was caused by covid-19 unknowingly spread through a double lung transplant. It’s likely the first clear case of covid-19 linked to transplantation. Another doctor contracted the viral illness through the procedure, but survived.

What It's Like to Live With a Giant Brain Cyst

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In June 2017, Michigan doctor Jennifer De Longpre published a report in the New England Journal of Medicine detailing a highly peculiar case she had come across in 2016: a then 26-year-old man with a brain cyst so big that it took up half of his skull and had started to cause neurological problems, including seizures. Read more.

Therapy center wins $30K for VR treatment innovation

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Michigan’s VR Therapy and Counseling Center has won a total of $30,000 in Comcast’s Innovations 4 Entrepreneurs contest. The therapy center has found success treating patients that suffer from PTSD, social anxiety, and phobias using virtual... Briefs

5 critical things disease experts got right about COVID

Mashable VR

destinations left Pfizer's Michigan plant this past weekend. To cheering crowds, the first vaccine-packed trucks bound for U.S. Elsewhere, planes ferrying COVID vaccines have landed. The vaccinations, similar to vaccinations that rid the U.S.

Watch people cheer as trucks carrying COVID vaccines depart Pfizer plant

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That's right, coronavirus vaccines are officially en route to distribution centers and airports across the United States, and their departure from a Pfizer plant in Michigan at around 8:25 a.m. Coming to a distribution center near you: vaccines.

Grassroots Student Initiative Brings XR To The Midwest


Michigan students Michael Zhang and Matthew Kosova successfully hosted over 70+ attendees at their homegrown XR Midwest Conference on April 7, bringing companies like Ford to share VR/AR projects with a nascent but optimistic young audience. Zhang and Kosova have worked tirelessly on the creation of the ARI ( Alternate Reality Initiative ), a student-led organization that the two established together in late 2017 at The University of Michigan.

Watch Moscow Ballet’s Nutcracker Live In VR Today


You’ll get a front-row experience with 3D video streamed like from the Miller Auditorium in Kalamazoo (that’s in Michigan, not Russia, I had to look it up). Here’s an early festive treat for the anti-Scrooges among us; NextVR is going to be streaming the Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker in VR later today. The show will be airing via the NextVR app and Oculus Venues at 7pm ET/4pm PT on both Oculus Go and Gear VR.

University apparel emblazoned with 'CUM' is a chaotic internet mystery

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Delighted and embarrassed students and other internet users shared on TikTok and elsewhere that a private Lutheran school, Concordia University of Michigan, appeared to have recently debuted a rather unfortunate and/or glorious new line of athletic wear.

Trevor Noah takes a deep dive into the disturbing world of U.S. militia groups

Mashable VR

Following last week's news about the FBI stopping a plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer , Trevor Noah has taken a closer look at the rise of militia groups in the U.S.

Saturday: Watch Real Madrid vs. Chelsea Live in VR


Jul 30 – 3pm ET: Real Madrid vs Chelsea at Michigan Stadium. You can now watch world-class soccer live in virtual reality with NextVR. Soccer fans, rejoice. NextVR and Relevant Sports are broadcasting the 2016 International Champions Cup (ICC), a preseason tournament between some of Europe’s top clubs. Using the NextVR app you get to watch the best players in the world from the stands, on the field, and behind the goal without leaving your house or paying a dime.

The vaccine rush is a dark game show hosted by Fauci on the 'SNL' cold open

Mashable VR

Have you tried getting in line for a COVID vaccine yet? Did you notice how difficult it is to navigate a labyrinthine online process that's hard to keep up with even for people who were raised on the internet? Well, you're not alone.

10 protests that have defined 2020 so far

Mashable VR

Small protests also emerged during the earlier months of the pandemic in states like Michigan and Virginia as conservative activists demonstrated their opposition to the science-backed stay-at-home orders meant to slow the coronavirus' spread.

4 ways to be an ally to bisexual people

Mashable VR

Beach revealed the truth to friends and curious classmates at her/their suburban Michigan high school. Mashable is celebrating Pride Month by exploring the modern LGBTQ world, from the people who make up the community to the spaces where they congregate, both online and off.

VR Teaches Oregon Residents How To Pump Gas


The Michigan-based software recently premiered its VR training programs for emergency management and first response teams at the Concordia University Summit this past November, where it joined four other companies in demoing their VR-based training projects. As more and more Oregon gas pumping jokes pour in, the VR industry takes its own light jab at the “game-changing” new law.

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9 Must Have Skills To Become An AR/VR Developer (With Course Recommendations)


Mixed Reality Here is a course from the University of Michigan. This course from the University of Michigan focuses mainly on developing XR apps with WebXR, Unity & Unreal — Developing AR/VR/MR/XR Apps with WebXR, Unity & Unreal Skill 5?—?Machine