8 Inventive Examples Of Immersive Technology In Education

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With the Unimersiv app and Oculus Rift headset, students can meet people from any country in the world and learn languages in VR. The Unimersiv app is free to download on the Oculus Store, making it easily accessible to a wide range of students.

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.

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Eminem Arrives On Oculus Headsets In Marshall From Detroit

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Felix & Paul Studios’ Eminem project is now available on Oculus headsets. You can grab the 8 GB download for free on Oculus Go , Rift and Gear VR. But as any native would tell you, Detroit, Michigan is one hell of a place to call home.”. A still from Marshall From Detroit, available now on Oculus headsets. Marshall From Detroit is a 21-minute look into Marshall Mathers aka Eminem and his origins in Detroit.

Watch Moscow Ballet’s Nutcracker Live In VR Today

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The show will be airing via the NextVR app and Oculus Venues at 7pm ET/4pm PT on both Oculus Go and Gear VR. 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.

XRSI Releases 45-Page VR/AR Privacy Framework Due To Urgent Industry Need

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Virtual and augmented reality technologies have continued to improve at a brisk pace, with Facebook’s Oculus Quest VR headset and Nreal’s Light AR glasses setting new standards for mobility and comfort.

VRARA Holds Annual Education Forum

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Retention can be improved when focus is improved, which headsets can also help with, according to Esther Tang, a graduate student in UX studying XR at the University of Michigan. “[In See Also: You Can Take a Free Coursera Course on XR from the University of Michigan.

Neurosurgery Patients Take A VR Tour Of Their Own Brains

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Patients and their family can also step inside of the VR experience through an Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, or other type of PC-powered VR headset. Michigan State University’s Marissa Brandt, who studies VR trends told PBS , “I think that there’s a lot of potential benefit, but we don’t want to be premature about it solving a lot of problems.”. Brain surgery can be a terrifying process; this VR tour of your brain could help ease anxiety.

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

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Mixed Reality Here is a course from the University of Michigan. The Oculus headsets have the Oculus SDK. XR encompasses augmented, virtual, and mixed reality technologies. This is an upcoming industry that may be good to get into.

Weekend Downloads: New Content on Gear VR

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Weekend Downloads is part of our weekly update to bring you the latest additions to the Samsung Gear VR and Oculus Rift. This Week’s New Gear VR and Oculus Rift Content (7/30/16). ENTERTAINMENT: Absolut deadmau5 (FREE – Gear VR / Oculus Rift ). Using the NextVR app you can watch Real Madrid vs Chelsea at Michigan Stadium Jul 30th at 3pm ET.

VR Headsets of the Future Might Be Made With Mirrors?

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Magyari and Immy , his company based in Troy, Michigan, believe that they have the solution: VR headsets that don’t use lenses. Do you get headaches or feel nauseous while using VR headsets? About 20% of people do.

How Is Virtual Reality in Online Education Used?

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Examples of the former include Oculus Rift and Valve Index , while the latter include Gear VR and Google Cardboard. This is the kind of approach that was implemented at Davenport University in Michigan.

Prepping for Virtual Surgery, with 8Chili’s Aravind Upadhyaya

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He's the provost at University of Michigan Hospital. Alan: It's amazing that you said University of Michigan, because there's a lot of work going on at the University of Michigan. We are actually hosting an app on the Oculus Quest.

Prepping for Virtual Surgery, with 8Chili’s Aravind Upadhyaya

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He's the provost at University of Michigan Hospital. Alan: It's amazing that you said University of Michigan, because there's a lot of work going on at the University of Michigan. We are actually hosting an app on the Oculus Quest. Of all the jobs that are difficult to train for, surgery is especially challenging, what with needing a body and all. But our guest Aravind Upadhyaya is working to make surgical training virtual, with the help of XR technologies.