VR Teaches Oregon Residents How To Pump Gas

VRScout

As more and more Oregon gas pumping jokes pour in, the VR industry takes its own light jab at the “game-changing” new law. Now drivers in rural Oregon counties with less than 40,000 residents are being tasked with servicing themselves, and the results have been, well, interesting.

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Hover Junkers’ Single Player Campaign Mixes Oregon Trail With VR

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While Hover Junkers’ traditional multiplayer gameplay is all about intense shootouts with friends, the single-player mode is more influenced by randomized adventure games like Oregon Trail.

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#BuildTheFuture Immersive Collaborative Environments

Tech Trends VR

The Wild , a start-up from Portland, Oregon has just announced an integration with UK-based Igloo Vision to open up new avenues for collaboration and experiential design review for teams working in architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC).

Demystifying Media

Tech Trends VR

Those were some of the questions I got to explore during a recent visit to the University of Oregon. How can we use technology to tell compelling and worthwhile stories, engage audiences, and make a living in the bargain?

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Drifting champion tackles Goodwood with VR, 5G and one tiny startup’s tech

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Automotive TC Virtual Reality 5g 5g network articles Designated Driver Emerging-Technologies Internet of Things oregon Portland race roborace Samsung self-driving car technology Virtual reality vodafoneStunt driver Vaughn Gittin Jr.

Sextech company scorned by CES scores $2M and an apology

TechCrunch VR

The same day the company was set to announce their fundraise, The Consumer Technology Association, the event producer behind CES, decided to re-award the Bend, Oregon-based Lora DiCarlo with the innovation award it had revoked from the company ahead of this year’s big event.

100-Year-Old Man Reacts to His First VR Experience

VRScout

But recently, at Intel’s campus in Hillsboro, Oregon, Becker added another big experience to his life: VR. Lyle Becker has lived many lives in his 100 years.

Play ‘Hoover Junkers’ for Free This Weekend on Vive & Rift, Single Player Campaign Now Live

Road to VR

Now the game boasts a single player campaign, dubbed ‘Junk Road’, which departs from the multiplayer action by taking its cues from the classic game Oregon Trail, but set it in the Hover Junkers world.

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Making Diversity Fly

Tech Trends VR

She’s been a pilot for almost 4 years, goes to school for aviation maintenance, and practically lives at the small Oregon airport where she’s building her own airplane. How medium and message come together in a VR documentary series about trailblazing women pilots.

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How VR Is Changing College Tours

VRScout

North Carolina isn’t the only university trying to encourage future students with VR, The University of Oregon sent out VR cardboard goggles to all its accepted undergraduate students to entice students to check out the college’s own VR tour.

‘Hover Junkers’ is Getting a Single Player Mode, Here’s the Teaser Trailer

Road to VR

The campaign’s concept was outlined by StressLevelZero founder Brandon J Laatsch in a news entry on the game’s Steam page in March , saying it would be familiar to anyone who played the classic Oregon Trail series.

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This HoloLens App Wants to Kickstart Collaborative Mixed Reality

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Ever since, the Portland-based startup has been working from their Oregon base with a range of enterprise customers in industries such as Architecture, Engineering, Construction, Automotive and Energy & Utilities.

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Watch Today’s Solar Eclipse In Google Earth VR

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Google Earth VR, one of the best apps available on both the Rift and Vive, is offering users the chance to experience the eclipse as it will appear at various point around the US, starting off in Oregon.

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Going to Miss the Eclipse? Dunkin’ Donuts’ ARKit App Has You Covered

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Monday’s total solar eclipse will cut a swath over the USA from Oregon to South Carolina.

‘Google Earth VR’ Lets You Experience the Total Solar Eclipse Right Now

Road to VR

You can navigate to the solar eclipse mode through the destinations menu, which plops you in a default area in rural Oregon.

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How BigScreen Can Help Make Traditional Gaming Feel Less Lonely

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It may not sound like much to somebody who’s never experienced it, but there’s an intense feeling of liveliness that comes about when I sit next to, wave to, and bump fists with somebody who’s sitting across the planet in Australia while I curl up in my humble bedroom in Oregon.

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Oculus Brings Rift to 90 Libraries in California for Public Access VR

Road to VR

Oculus has announced a pilot program to place 100 Rifts and Oculus Ready PCs in 90 libraries throughout the state of California, from the Oregon border down to Mexico.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

Road to VR

Oregon. Haven’t been able to make it to any of the big gaming expos (or you don’t know anyone with the $3,000 AR headset)? Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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‘FlyInside Flight Simulator’ Preview – A Promising Start in VR-native Flying

Road to VR

The full version will come with the full continental Unites States, meaning you can fly from Florida to Oregon in VR.

Here’s How VR is Reshaping the Criminal Justice System

VRScout

Carrie Leonetti, an associate professor at the University of Oregon School of Law who studies the impact of emerging technology on US trial procedure, foresees a moment when we collectively stop viewing this technology as a novelty and treat it as a functional tool. “I

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AltspaceVR Offers Social Reach For Organizers In VR

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Reggie Watts was supposed to come on, and he had somebody opening for him,” said Joshua Young, founder and CEO of Design Reality PDX , a monthly Portland, Oregon networking event that regularly hosts panelists from the VR community. “We’d

Four Great Daydream Exclusives No One Will Ever Play

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It was as quirky as VR gaming gets, a VR series from the makers of That Dragon, Cancer that casts you as various inhabitants in a small town in Oregon. Some 30 months ago, I bought a Google Pixel. It was probably the first high-end phone I’d ever bought.

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Developing the Future of Mixed Reality

Tech Trends VR

For starters, they’re based in Oregon as opposed to Silicon Valley. We talk to the first developers to join Microsoft’s HoloLens partner program about what the future of Mixed Reality looks like.

Celebrate Earth Day at this extended reality festival

Hypergrid Business

It’s an immersive experience where you get to climb to the top of the tallest tree in Portland, Oregon.

HTC is already killing it in 2017 with a rad showing at CES including the Vive Tracker. Also who in the hell is dotdotdash?

Cats and VR

The company showed off a video featuring Portland, Oregon VR design studio dotdotdash, one of the first developers to use the Vive Tracker. HTC has kicked off 2017 by showcasing new Vive accessories and services at CES that will lay the foundation for VR in 2017 and beyond.

Super-interview with Jeri Ellsworth about her Tilt Five glasses, AR tech, and startups!

The Ghost Howls

So, I opened a chain of retail computer stores in the 90s, I ran a fairly large chain in Oregon with five computer stores and then in 2000 I started working in Silicon Valley doing electronics and engineering… and eventually, I got into doing consumer products.

Shaun MacGillivray Chats About IMAX and VR Movies

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Into America’s Wild will take audiences kayaking through Oregon’s stunning coast, exploring ancient canyons of the Southwest, into the deep wilds of Alaska, and walking the Appalachian Trail, along with a few other surprises.

Building The VR Experiences And Worlds of the Future

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Pallister leads Intel’s virtual reality (VR) project lab in Hillsboro, Oregon. Pretty soon, real life will be stranger than fiction when it comes to bringing the great inventions of science fiction and games into technology. Kim Pallister, the director of Intel’s virtual reality center of excellence, moderated a fireside chat about that topic with science fiction writer Austin Grossman at our recent GamesBeat Summit 2017: How games, sci-fi, and tech create real-world magic.

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Magic Leap Versus HoloLens — Which Is Going To Win Over Developers?

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For starters, they’re based in Oregon as opposed to Silicon Valley. Object Theory is one of the oldest Mixed Reality companies around, having launched in June 2015, before the HoloLens had even started shipping.

When Virtual Reality Collides with Reality, It’s Surreal In.

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But a small startup based in a Portland, Oregon, garage could have better luck.

EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

EON Reality

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. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

New Oculus Rift and Gear VR Releases For The Week Of 11/20/16

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It riffs on the humorous plight of games like Oregon Trail, with a fresh coat of paint that pits players against aliens and other trials and tribulations rather than the Old West. This Thanksgiving holiday is about be thankful and appreciating the amazing year of VR we have had so far.

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Smart Nations Powered By Augmented Virtual Reality

EON Reality

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

Launch into Augmented Reality Design (Jan 24 workshop invitation)

The Extended Mind

Showcasing the capabilities of AR as a platform is a piece from Oregon-raised and California-based artist Cabbibo. There has never been a more exciting time to work in mixed reality (MR) and spatial computing.

The AVR Platform and Classroom 3.0 Showcased at EduTECH Asia 2018

EON Reality

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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TECHINNOVATION Singapore 2018

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How VR Could Change Courtrooms (And Why There Might Be Resistance)

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The courtrooms of the future, from the jury to the prosecution process, may look different thanks to the rise of virtual reality. Several experts contacted for this article are working on ways to innovate the legal profession to usher in VR tools to make the trial process, and the law student experience, more immersive and engaging. “VR

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