Autonomous vehicles set to get their own special roads in Michigan

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

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

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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

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

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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.

A Nasty Pipeline Showdown Is Brewing Today in Michigan, and Canada Is Pissed

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Seizing the profits of a major oil company, making Canadians angry, tugboats causing havoc: It’s all happening in Michigan right now.

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

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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

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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.

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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

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.

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

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

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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

Giant Camels and More Treasures Discovered in Fossilized California Forest

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An Animal Friendship Thought to Have Ended 250 Million Years Ago Is Still Flourishing Off the Coast of Japan

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This Solar Crypto Mine Plan Is Stranger Than Fiction

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This Solar Crypto Mine Plan Is Stranger Than Fiction

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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.

Michigan Republicans Want to Legally Protect Their 'Right to Be Wrong Without Being Told So'

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Republicans! They just love their live-action role-playing, don’t they folks. They’re still questing to find the magic law that will stop the nefarious Silicon Valley leftists and antifa journalists from censoring the land of Real America. The latest proposal?

Meditative breathing and VR combo reduces pain without drugs

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Researchers at the University of Michigan have combined the ancient tradition of meditative breathing with modern technology, namely a virtual reality headset.

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.

How to get your university to divest from fossil fuels

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University of Michigan students know a little something about how difficult it can be to get a resistant administration to stop investing in fossil fuels.

Uber Sued for Failing to Deactivate Mass Shooter Prior to Kalamazoo Rampage

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A passenger who rode with Jason Dalton—the Uber driver convicted of a 2016 shooting spree in Kalamazoo, Michigan—is suing Uber for allegedly misrepresenting its safety protocols and failing to provide an incident report service.

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

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.

Watch Jeremy Renner in action in gritty trailer for Paramount+'s 'Mayor of Kingstown'

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Paramount+'s upcoming drama series Mayor of Kingstown stars Jeremy Renner, Kyle Chandler, and Dianne Wiest as members of the McLusky family, power brokers in Kingstown, Michigan, where incarceration is the only thriving industry.

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.

Biden Launches Federal Probe Into International Ransomware Attack That Hit 1,000+ Companies

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intelligence agencies to investigate the sophisticated ransomware attack that has ensnared more than 1,000 companies worldwide, he told reporters on Saturday during a trip to Michigan to promote his infrastructure package. President Joe Biden has ordered U.S.

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.

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.

Ohio University Launches Virtual Reality and Game Development Major

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See Also: You Can Take a Free Coursera Course on XR from the University of Michigan. If you want to build a career in immersive technologies , you can start by getting your degree in this field.

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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