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.

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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

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

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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. Tagged with: advertising , audi , Norway , sandbox , VR.

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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.

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).

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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.

Oculus Announces $300 Commercial ‘Go for Business’ Bundle, Pre-orders Now Available

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The company is currently only shipping to the US, Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK.

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.

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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.

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Virtuix Omni Starts Shipping to US Customers

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When I first checked out the Virtuix Omni at CES 2015 , I was intrigued, but my wallet stayed firmly in my pocket. The Virtuix Omni is just not practical for the average gamer or even like myself, a self-confessed gadget freak.

Chess World Championships to Broadcast Live in 360 Video

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The Championship final is between Magnus Carlsen, the reigning World Champion from Norway, and Sergey Karjakin of Russia, the challenger and will take place this November in New York.

Microsoft to Expand HoloLens Availability to 29 More European Markets in December

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Microsoft announced at their at Future Decoded conference in London that HoloLens, the company’s augmented reality headset, will be expanding its international availability to include all of the European Union in December.

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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Top VR 360 Movies on YouTube

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Watch Sebastien Buemi at the Rudskogen Motorsenter in Norway. Google started adding 360-degree movies back in early 2015. Their collection continues to grow, here are some of my favorites I've found. See Also: How to watch 360-degree movies on your phone Invasion!

Audi AR App Brings Advertising Into Your Living Room

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The Quattro Coaster app was created by Audi Norway in conjunction with Norwegian creative agency POL Oslo. Car salesman are always trying to get you to “picture this baby at home in your driveway.” ” But who needs imagination when we have augmented reality?

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Send HTC Your Idea for a Vive Accessory and Win a Free HTC Vive

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The Vive’s Lighthouse tracking system is an impressive piece of tech, considering it boasts sub-millimeter, 3D room-scale positional tracking for a VR headset and hand controllers using lasers.

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Oculus Introduces $299 Go for Business Bundle

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Currently, the bundle is scheduled to release in the US, Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK. Facebook’s affordable standalone VR headset, Oculus Go, is looking to finally make the platform a mainstream hit with consumers. But it appears Go forms a big part of the Oculus for Business strategy, too.

Oculus Rift US Pricing vs. Rest Of The World

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Currently the Rift is available in the US and the following European countries: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. Now that the price has been announced for the Oculus Rift.

Oculus & ESL Return For VR League: Season Two

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Canada, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and United Kingdom. Five new titles, generous prizes, and a more flexible tournament system could take VR eSports to new heights.

AWARD-WINNING MECH COMBAT VIRTUAL REALITY GAME ARCHANGEL AVAILABLE NOW ACROSS ALL PREMIUM VR PLATFORMS FOR NEW PRICE OF $29.99

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Within the week Archangel will also debut in new international territories on PlayStation®VR, including Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Sweden, and Turkey.

FOVE Launches Pre-Orders For Eye-Tracking VR Headset FOVE 0, Starting at $549

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It’s been a long road for FOVE , the creators of the eye-tracking VR headset that hit Kickstarter last summer, but today the company launches pre-orders for their first commercially available product, the FOVE 0.

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‘Project CARS 2’ Leaked Footage Shows Progress on Sequel to VR-capable Racing Sim

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New footage from upcoming racing simulator Project CARS 2 for PC, PS4 and Xbox One has surfaced on YouTube. Slightly Mad Studios’ new game is expected to launch later this year with support for virtual reality like its predecessor, and hopes to address the criticisms of the 2015 original.

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Archangel Gets PSVR Price Drop, Rift And Vive Versions Launch

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Whatsmore, Archangel is also launching on PSVR in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Sweden and Turkey today. When Skydance Interactive’s Archangel launched on PlayStation VR (PSVR) two weeks back it costs $39.99. That’s on the upper-end of what we’ve seen for VR games thus far, and it kept some from picking it up. From today, however, Archangel has a new price. Skydance is dropping the game to $29.99

Smart Nations Powered By Augmented Virtual Reality

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Advances in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are reshaping the way we learn and interact with our world.

A Look at the World’s First Interactive Mixed Reality TV Show

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At least this is the hope of The Future Group as they continue to dive deeper into MR. The program is only half way through its 8 episode season in Norway, with each episode lasting a total 43 minutes each. The Norwegian program uses MR to bring competition to life; letting viewers play along.

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How The Future Group Is Redefining Live Game Shows With Mixed Reality

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The Oslo, Norway-based startup — which raised $20 million in venture funding — teamed up with FremantleMedia (maker of the Idol TV shows) to create Lost in Time , a new game show that uses The Future Group’s Interactive Mixed Reality (IMR) on both TV and mobile devices.

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Weekend Downloads: New on Gear VR and Oculus Rift

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Travel to the amazing world of Norway without ever leaving your couch. This short film brings all of Norway’s majesty, from its scenery to its solar eclipses, right to you.

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The AVR Platform and Classroom 3.0 Showcased at EduTECH Asia 2018

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At EduTECH Asia 2018 this week in Singapore, EON Reality spent two full days speaking, promoting, and demonstrating the latest updates to the AVR Platform to the thousands of education and technology professionals in attendance.

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The Future Group Raises $20 Million to Blend Real-world Video With Virtual Worlds

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The Oslo, Norway-based company came out of stealth last year and is now working on a major project with a team of more than 100 people.

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PenPal Schools launches a VR field trip for students to promote Pakistan

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Students from around the world can now travel to Pakistan and learn more about the country — virtually.

Funding Roundup: Intel acquires Voke VR, The Future Group Raises.

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The Oslo, Norway-based company came out of stealth last year and is now working on a major project with a team of more than 100 people. “We Funding Roundup: Intel acquires Voke VR, The Future Group Raises $20M, ObEN nabs $7.7M

The VRScout Report – Altspace Shuts Down & Disney Resorts Get The Void

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CREATORS OF AMERICAN IDOL LAUNCH MIXED REALITY TV SHOW IN NORWAY. Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report , a weekly podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst.

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VR Bicycle Ride – No Matter the Weather

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So, even if you’re broke (or it’s rainy outside) – you can ride the bike through Andorra, Austria, France, Italy, Norway, Spain, Switzerland or USA.

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017

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Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.