NASA Debuts AR Graphic Novel At New York Comic-Con

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You can even get a life-size look at the new astronaut suits that are in development right now. “It’s The post NASA Debuts AR Graphic Novel At New York Comic-Con appeared first on VRScout.

The New York Times’ Famous Crossword Puzzle Now Available In AR

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The beloved New York Times crossword puzzle is now available in AR, offering fans of the long-running daily puzzle the chance to test their word skills in a whole new way. The New York Times is no stranger to AR. Image Credit: The New York Times.

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Two New ‘Harry Potter’ VR Experiences Launch at Harry Potter New York

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Two new Harry Potter VR experiences have launched at the Harry Potter New York retail location. The post Two New ‘Harry Potter’ VR Experiences Launch at Harry Potter New York appeared first on Road to VR.

New York Times Revives Its AR Storytelling on Instagram with Tokyo Olympics Experiences

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Old school media stalwart The New York Times mobile-ar.reality.news/news/new-york-times-adds-ar-its-coverage-time-for-winter-olympics-0182577/ launched its augmented reality news content in 2018 with a feature on the athletes of the Winter Olympics.

Harry Potter VR Experiences Coming To New York This Summer

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Location-based Harry Potter VR experiences will be available at the Harry Potter store opening this summer in New York. The new store will feature two entirely new experiences for Harry Potter fans.

New York Times Releases Holographic Experience Starring Ashley Graham

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Celebrate New York Fashion Week with a volumetric AR runway show featuring model and activist, Ashley Graham. However, in a just released AR experience in honor of New York Fashion Week, The New York Times is doing just the opposite by showcasing supermodel Ashley Graham as she walks the “runway” in an innovative 360-degree holographic video that is raw, unfiltered, and completely unretouched. Image Credit: The New York Times / Graham Roberts.

The New York Times Reinvents the Crossword Puzzle for Augmented Reality via Instagram

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At first glance, it may not sound like there's much value in doing a crossword puzzle in augmented reality, but The New York Times has managed to revamp the pastime as an immersive game.

New York Faces Blackouts as Extreme Heat Strains the Grid

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On Wednesday afternoon, New Yorkers’ phones started shrieking as an emergency alert warned them to conserve power or face the prospect of widespread blackouts.

Why the New York Subway Keeps Flooding—and What to Do About It

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The New York metro area turned into a lake on Wednesday night following a 1-in-200-year-plus rainstorm from Hurricane Ida’s remnants. The streets were flooded, but underground was even worse. Read more.

New York Wants to Legalize It

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New York could soon make it easier for people to legally get high. Though this would make New York the latest to embrace cannabis, health policy experts are pushing for a plan that openly tries to… Read more. drug policy cannabis 420 new york cuomo drugs science

The New York Times Now Publishing Daily 360° Videos

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The New York Times and Samsung have partnered up to launch The Daily 360 , delivering at least one 360° video every day on the publisher’s properties. The footage was shot by New York Times Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Tyler Hicks and Times Middle East correspondent Ben Hubbard. The project will likely usher in a new era in journalism, showing that a major national publication can successfully produce immersive video content daily. 10 in New York City.

3 reasons why a Google Store in New York could succeed where Microsoft failed

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Microsoft ultimately shuttered its physical stores, but the Google Store in New York City could succeed where Microsoft failed. Android Computing Health & Fitness Home Theater Mobile Opinion Smart Home Wearables google store Google Store New York City Google Store NYC

New York Times Uses AR To Tell Story Of Thailand Cave Rescue

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The New York Times visualizes the extremely dangerous conditions Thailand Cave rescuers dealt with during the rescue of the Wild Boars soccer team using AR. To help you understand just how crazy dangerous this rescue mission was, the New York Times have created an AR experience that shows you the very same tunnels rescuers were forced to make their way through in order to save the team, giving users a clear idea of the tight conditions expert divers were dealing with.

New York Comic Con will go online-only this October

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New York Comic Con will go online for the 2020 version of the East Coast's annual pop culture convention. Movies & TV News new york comic con nycc 2020

New York Comic Con Has Been Canceled, Will Move Online

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New York Comic Con 2020, meant to take place in October in Manhattan, has been canceled because of the novel coronavirus pandemic. new york comic con new york comic con 2020 youtube coronavirus covid 19 sars cov 2 san diego comic con conventions

New York Times Launches 360° Series With Hollywood’s Best Actors

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” Following last years mesmerizing 360° series Take Flight , The New York Times is at it again with their annual celebration of Hollywood’s best performers, this time bringing us nine film-noir style 360 videos in a series titled Great Performers. You can watch the full series playlist below: Photos courtesy of New York Times and Milk(vr). The post New York Times Launches 360° Series With Hollywood’s Best Actors appeared first on VRScout.

Nat Geo Built a Mars VR Theme Park in New York

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In advance of their new Mars docu-series that premieres November 14, Nat Geo created a red planet habitat on an empty downtown Manhattan lot last month. The post Nat Geo Built a Mars VR Theme Park in New York appeared first on VRScout. News Gear VR Nat Geo New York Oculus Rift SpaceVisitors got an immersive taste of living on Mars.

Iron Man VR Jetting Onto Marvel Games Panel At New York Comic Con

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Camouflaj’s anticipated PSVR-exclusive adventure will star in the Marvel Games Panel at New York Comic Con. Still, we’ve seen very little from that game that’s actually new since its reveal earlier this year. The panel won’t be the only place to catch Iron Man VR in New York. There’s plenty of reasons to suit up for New York, this October, then. Experiences Gaming Camouflaj Iron Man VR New York New York Comic Con

New York’s Public Power Bill Could Be a Model for the Rest of the Country

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Two years ago, New York enshrined the most ambitious statewide climate targets in the country.

New York Comic Con Will (Carefully) Return This Fall

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ReedPop has officially announced that New York Comic Con will return as a physical event this October, along with several other conventions—as well as a lot of rules in hopes of… Read more.

Redditors found a naked dude in the 'world's largest photo of New York City'

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More about New York City , Panorama , Culture , and Web Culture. New York City Panorama Culture Web CultureRead more.

New York Times Tech Workers Say Publisher’s Union Busting Is Out of Control

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Tech workers at the New York Times are officially fed up with the company’s union busting behavior. Read more.

New York Times Debuts Location-Based Air Pollution AR Visualization for Apple iOS Devices

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After establishing itself as a leader among media companies in augmented reality in journalism over the course of 2018, The New York Times pulled back from the technology this year.

New York State Just Set a New Standard for Fossil Fuel Divestment

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After an eight-year fight to get New York to divest its $226 billion pension fund from fossil fuels, activists have won a major victory. divestment fossil fuels new york big oil oil and gas

The New York Times Used Thousands Of Old Photos To Recreate Olympic Stadiums In VR

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IMAX Down To Four VR Centers With New York Closure

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Variety last week confirmed that the company’s center at the AMC Kips Bay cinema in New York, which was the first location to launch inside a multiplex theater, had closed down. Back in August IMAX also shut down its other New York location as well as one in Shanghai, China. “We’re not looking for new business projects,” said CFO Patrick McClymont. IMAX’s VR Centers are now down to just four locations following its most recent closure.

New York's Little Island is a floating oasis for urban escapism

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More about Park , New York , Island , Artificial , and Hudson. Park New York Island Artificial HudsonDesigned by Thomas Heatherwick, Little Island is an artificial island located on the Hudson river in lower Manhattan.

‘The Unspoken’ Was Originally an Open World Console Game Called ‘Wizards of New York’

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In an interview with UploadVR, Price revealed that The Unspoken was originally conceived by his team as an open world console game called Wizards of New York. ” It wasn’t until Price’s longtime friend Jason Rubin , the founder of Naughty Dog and current head of content at Oculus, approached him about developing games for VR that Price and his team decided to revisit Wizards of New York.

Hands-On: Launching Space Rockets in New York's Central Park via Magic Leap's Boosters App

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We're a few weeks away from the fireworks associated with New Year's celebrations, but that doesn't mean you can't start a little early — in augmented reality.

New York Amazon Employees Had to Work During Deadly Floods

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As Tropical Depression Ida transformed New York City into a lake on Monday night, Amazon, absurdly, kept its warehouses open and expected staff to work.

An Emerging Tickborne Disease Is Gaining Steam in New York

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An emerging disease spread by ticks is becoming a substantial public health threat in New York State, researchers warn in a new study out this month.

The New York Times Continues To Pivot Hard Into Virtual Reality With Ad Agency Buyout

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Microsoft HoloLens Art Project Turns New York into an Undersea Dystopia

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The latest example of this comes in the form of a new AR art installation called "Unmoored,", which transforms New York City's Time Square into an underwater environment. Created by artist Mel Chin, the interactive art installation is a location-specific AR experience designed to allow viewers to imagine a future in which global warming has resulted in catastrophe for New York, flooding the city with sea.

New Subway Map Just Dropped

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New York may get a reboot of the iconic 1970s subway map, if it likes.

New York's Rockefeller Center Wants to Build a Rooftop Ride That Lets You Recreate the Historic Ironworkers Photo

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One of New York City’s many tourist magnets is Rockefeller Plaza, which includes a Top of the Rock observation deck for viewing all of Manhattan. Now a real estate investment company wants to upgrade the deck with a new ride that simulates the historic 1932 Lunch Atop a Skyscraper photo—minus the risk of falling.

IMAX Shutters VR Experience Centre in New York, No New VR Investment in 2019

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Now, the company has shut down their last remaining New York location, and has said they won’t be investing any more into VR during 2019. As reported by Variety , IMAX says the closure at AMC Kips Bay in New York comes as the conclusion of a pilot test. This brings the number of closed IMAX VR Centres to a total of three, two locations in New York and another in Shanghai.

SWINGING Via NEW YORK City AS SPIDER-Man! (Spider-Gentleman VR)

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I virtually grew to become Spider-guy in VR! I by no means considered in my existence I would be able to set on a headset and be capable to be my favorite superhero. Crazy things! Hope you fellas … Source.