Walk over a waterfall on this breathtaking bridge in Norway

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Architect Carl-Viggo Hølmebakk designed the Vøringsfossen step bridge in Norway's largest national park. More about Mashable Video , National Park , Waterfall , Bridge , and Norway. Mashable Video National Park Waterfall Bridge Norway

Norway to Decriminalize Personal Purchase, Possession, and Use Of All Drugs In Small Quantities

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The government of Norway is moving to decriminalize possession of small amounts of all recreational drugs as well as their use, including everything from weed and coke to heroin, per Bloomberg.

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Open House: Animation, Digital Art, and Computer Science Majors Invited to the Augmented & Virtual Reality Programme in Norway

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The Norwegian Interactive Digital Center (IDC) is a partnership between the Municipalities of Elverum and Hamar, Hedmark County, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences, and EON Reality. EON Reality Norway has its headquarters and production center in Hamar. The center provides access to state-of-the-art Virtual Reality showroom, development lab, and an Add-On Programme in Augmented and Virtual Reality at Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences.

Viking Sword Dug Up in Norway Likely Belonged to a Left-Handed Warrior

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The unusual placement of a sword found in a Viking grave suggests the weapon was brandished by a southpaw warrior, in what is an unusual discovery. Read more. southpaw warriors vikings anthropology viking graves ancient swords science

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Will Ferrell's Super Bowl ad will make you want to fight Norway

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Comedian Will Ferrell is really upset that America is lagging behind Norway — those lugers! — when it comes to using electric vehicles. That's the premise of this General Motors' Super Bowl ad, which will air during the first quarter of Sunday's game.

Norway’s Supreme Court Will Hear an Arctic Drilling Case With Global Implications

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Norwegian climate activists are taking their government to court over Arctic drilling. The case’s fate could have implications for climate litigation around the world. Read more. arctic climate lawsuits ice ice maybe

Watch a remarkable airlift rescue of a cargo ship crew

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More about Rescue , Cargo , Norway , Ship , and Tech. Rescue Cargo Norway Ship TechA distress signal was sent out from the cargo ship Eemslift Hendrika after a heavy storm caused it to lean dangerously close to the water.

Watch These Schoolchildren Discover the HoloLens for the First Time

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For the first time in Norway, students at a primary school have experienced one of the Microsoft HoloLens’ greatest applications — education. “I think it was interesting to see how small Norway is,” Harstad said. News Education HoloLens Microsoft HoloLens Norway Pointmedia Solar SystemThe science lesson, presented by Pointmedia , took kids at Åssiden Elementary School to outer space to learn about our Earth and Solar System.

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50% of U.S. Adults Will Be Fully Vaccinated by End of Today

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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. In addition to the Jesper on Wheels presentation, EON Reality Norway also maintained a booth at the event where they could provide more information and demonstrate the various tools of the AVR Platform. Norway

Virtually Drive Audi’s New Q5 Through Your Own Sandbox Creation

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Partnering with production group MediaMonks , Audi Norway is tapping into the spirit of our inner child by allowing us to bring our creations within a real life sandbox into a virtual space. For many of us, playing with cars in the sandpit is a distant memory,” says Audi Norway’s manager of marketing Tommy Jensen, in a prepared statement “Let’s face it, the opportunity rarely presents itself once you pass a certain age.

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UN Women Moldova and EON Reality Use AVR to Help End Domestic Violence

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IRVINE, CA, August 14, 2019 – Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences and EON Reality have partnered with United Nations Women Moldova as one of their innovation initiatives. Featured Locations News Norway Press Release The AVR Platform Virtual RealityThe three-way partnership will bring Augmented and Virtual Reality training applications to police forces in Moldova and beyond.

It's Way Too Hot in the Arctic Right Now

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Svalbard, Norway, is home to the world’s doomsday seed vault because it’s so cold. But the climate crisis is changing that calculation. Read more. ice ice maybe svalbard arctic heat wave

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Australia Burned Under a Haze of Misinformation Earlier This Year. The U.S. Is Next.

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Only a few months after I moved to Norway, the most terrifying firestorms the country has ever encountered tore through the land. In January, I watched Australia burn from a distance, gripped with anxiety and sadness.

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Archaeologists Open Frozen Wooden Box Found on Viking Mountain Pass

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Melting glacial ice along a mountain passageway in Norway has resulted in the discovery of hundreds of ancient artifacts. One of these items, a wooden box with the lid still firmly in place, has finally been opened, revealing its precious contents. Read more.

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One Of The Best VR Fitness Apps Just Got Better

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Explore the beauty of Norway: Supernatural’s new home environment is Sennesvik, Norway. Everyone’s fitness journey is unique. Supernatural’s latest update makes it easier to create your own personal workout plan.

With $15M round and 100K tablets sold, reMarkable CEO wants to make tech ‘more human’

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EON Reality and Catalyst Group Intl launch Anti-Terrorism App at 22nd UNWTO General Assembly

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China Featured NorwayAt the 22nd United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) General Assembly in Chengdu, China, EON Reality and Catalyst Group Intl. launched the “Suspicious Signs” application which trains users how to detect agents and indicators of an eminent terror attack. The application focuses on suspicious human behavior, vehicles, luggage, and documentation.

It's Not Just Siberia as Record Heat Spreads Across the Arctic

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The relentless heat that’s buffeted the region has decided to expand to other parts of the Arctic, from Norway to Canada, with high-temperature records breaking over the weekend. Siberia has been hot and on fire. Perhaps you’ve heard ?

Microsoft to Expand Azure Kinect’s Computer Vision Tech to Commercial Market

Road to VR

” Microsoft has also recently expanded HoloLens 2’s availability to Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Viking Combat Brought To Life In New VR Experience Using Volumetric Capture

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This new VR experience will be going on display tomorrow at The Viking Planet Centre in Oslo, Norway. In it, viewers come face-to-face with a crew of Vikings on Norway’s west coast (also authentically recreated using photogrammetry). Volumetric capture is one promising avenue for creating photorealistic VR. It’s a process in which a lot of cameras capture an actor’s performance from a wide range of angles.

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Flight Sim’s Nordics World Update Tackles Iceland And The Lego House

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Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden are all getting a makeover in this update to the VR compatible game. It’s time for another stunning update to Asobo’s brilliant Microsoft Flight Simulator, this time tackling Nordic regions.

The Nobel Peace Prize 2020 winner has been announced

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The announcement, which also highlighted the UN's work towards improving peace conditions in conflict areas, was made on Friday morning in Oslo, Norway.

Here’s Every Country & Store Where Quest 2 is Officially Being Sold

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Jump to: Australia | Austria | Belgium | Canada | Denmark | Finland | France | Iceland | Ireland | Italy | Japan | Netherlands | New Zealand | Norway | Poland | South Korea | Spain | Sweden | Switzerland | Taiwan | United Kingdom | United States. Where to Buy Oculus Quest 2 in Norway.

These 12 Amazing Projects Are the Pinnacle of U.S. Brand.

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Brazil, China, Colombia, India, Japan, Norway, Poland, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates all have one entry on the shortlist.) These 12 Amazing Projects Are the Pinnacle of U.S. Brand Innovation Today See the U.S. entries on the Lions Innovation shortlist at Cannes The Cannes Lions festival announced the Lions Innovation shortlist Wednesday, recognizing branded projects around the world that use data and technology in creative ways to bring game-changing products to life.

Your Android device becomes a mini-Xbox on Sept. 15

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Project xCloud is almost here. Microsoft's long-hyped entry into the realm of cloud gaming is coming on Sept. 15, starting with Android devices. In practical terms, that means Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will be able to play more than 100 games on their Android smartphones or tablets.

Earth won't immediately cool off if we slash emissions

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In research published Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications, scientists at the Center for International Climate Research in Norway determined how Earth's temperature would respond to different types of emission cuts.

These Are the Countries Where You Can Still Buy Quest & Rift S Direct From Oculus

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Norway. ×. With a successful holiday season under its belt, Facebook was no doubt looking forward to resupplying its retail partners with more Oculus Quest & Rift S stock.

SkyReal’s VR CAD visualization makes companies save up to 40% of product development time

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We have a historical customer based in Norway which actually use SkyReal for shipbuilding operations. I had the pleasure of having a quick chat with Hugo Falgarone, the founder and CEO of SkyReal , a startup offering CAD models visualization in VR.

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Audi Creates VR Sandbox Track You Can Shape And Drive Yourself

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The installation was developed by MediaMonks in line with Audi Norway’s creative agency POL’s creative concept. While the idea behind the “Enter Sandbox” originates in Norway, it may be made available to other countries and markets following the launch phase. Bringing out the big kid in all of us. Remember how much fun you had playing in the sandbox as a kid?

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Google Play Store will soon let Android users download gambling apps

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and 14 other countries — Australia, Belgium, Canada, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Norway, Romania, Spain, and Sweden — will join Brazil, France, Ireland, and the United Kingdom as places where Google-sanctioned in-app gambling is allowed. "We

How to transfer your Apple iCloud Photos to Google

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Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, Iceland, and Liechtenstein, and for now, just works for transfers to Google Photos. Transferring your iCloud photo library to Google is easier than you think it would be.

Kygo Unveils ‘Carry Me’ VR Music Experience

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Stressing the importance of Kygo’s presence within the experience, MPC VR flew a team to Norway to do a complete 3D scan of Kygo in his studio. This DJ’s virtual world will take your breath away. During the first day of VR On The Lot , a virtual reality industry conference at Paramount Pictures Studios, Sony Music unveiled a new VR experience from superstar Norwegian DJ Kygo.

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HoloLens 2 Sales Expanding to 15 More Countries, ‘Development Edition’ Launches in the US

Road to VR

Now Microsoft is expanding the regions where it will sell HoloLens 2 to 15 new countries: Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Quest 2 Stock Starting to Slip Ahead of Black Friday

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Norway. Though it has held fairly steady since its launch in October, the stock of Oculus Quest 2 is starting to dwindle heading into the Black Friday holiday shopping season.

The Day The World Changed Is An Anti-Nuclear Weapon VR Memorial

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This week saw the premiere of The Day The World Changed, an interactive VR memorial, held at the Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony in Oslo, Norway. VR is now a tool in the ongoing struggle to bring an end to nuclear weapons. The piece was shown to commemorate the work of this year’s prize winner, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). It uses photogrammetry and 3D scanning to bring viewers first-hand accounts of the terrors of nuclear weapons.

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Oculus Go to Hit UK & European Retailers This Month, Pre-orders Now Available

Road to VR

UK and European residents have (mostly) been able to order Oculus Go directly through the Oculus website since it launched early last month, with the company delivering to many countries in the EU and Schengen Zone including Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK.

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