PIXO VR demos new emergency responder training platform

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The platform was demonstrated during the Emerging Technologies Symposium for Emergency Solutions at Concordia University Portland, Oregon, earlier this month. Education News Virtual Reality (VR) VR World Concordia University Portland emergency responder emergency response Emerging Technologies Symposium for Emergency Solutions industrial training PIXO VR safety training Sean Hurwitz Training

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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South Portland, The Maine Mall. Portland, Pioneer Place. Portland, Washington Square. 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)?

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‘The Wild’ Is A Platform For Collaborative 3D Design In VR & AR

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The magic of being human is connecting in spaces,” Paez said over a crowd of attendees at Portland’s local monthly Design Reality conference September 24th. Powered by VR, The Wild’s cross-platform 3D design platform works much like Google Docs.

Here Is The NBA’s Full NextVR Live Broadcasting Schedule For This Season

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8, 2016 – Phoenix Suns at Portland Trail Blazers – 10:00 p.m. 22, 2016 – Portland Trail Blazers at New York Knicks – 7:30 p.m. 7, 2017 – Portland Trail Blazers at Dallas Mavericks – 8:30 p.m. 23, 2017 – Portland Trail Blazers at Orlando Magic – 7:00 p.m.

Using AR to Recontextualize Our Relationship to Reality with Cabbibo’s ‘ARQUA!’

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Isaac “Cabibbo” Cohen. ARQUA! was one of the ARKit launch applications that was designed by VR veteran Isaac “Cabibbo” Cohen, and it has the same indie charm and shader art aesthetic as his previous VR experiences of Blarp! 2016) and L U N E (2016).

NBA All-Star and Weekly Regular Season Coverage Comes Live to VR via TNT and Intel

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Houston @ Portland , 10:30 p.m. TNT and Intel have teamed up to bring NBA All-Star coverage to VR on Gear VR and Daydream.

Check out the NBA ALL-STAR game in VR with the NBA on TNT VR app.

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20 Houston @ Portland , 10:30 p.m. Starting on February 16th, NBA fans will be able to get their All-Star coverage live and in VR through the NBA on TNT VR app.

Experiential Design Insights from Chinese Philosophy & Natural Philosophy

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I had the opportunity to give the open keynote at Design Reality’s Immersed Conference in Portland, OR on April 23, 2018, where I gathered more visual metaphors for thinking about experiential design.

Kaleidoscope Reveals VR Lineup for Showcase Vol. 2

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s existing London, New York, Berlin, Los Angeles, Leipzig, Portland, Seoul, and San Francisco locations, Showcase Vol. The quarterly VR event series will hit 11 cities around the world.

Top VR 360 Movies on YouTube

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Read the full story from Intel here Grand Canyon 4K 360º Video by 360 Labs Recently 360 labs added the 4K version, allowing you to explore the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon with Western River Expeditions and 360 Labs, a 360º VR production company based in Portland, Or.

The NBA and TNT Partner With Intel For Biggest VR Push Yet

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Thursday, March 20 – Houston @ Portland. TNT’s NBA VR livestreams begin February 16th.

TPCAST and Lattice Partner To Integrate WirelessHD Tech Into Vive Add-On Kit

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Portland-based Lattice Semiconductor announced that it made an exclusive partnership with TPCAST to provide its WirelessHD solution to the company’s wireless products, starting with the Vive upgrade kit.

This HoloLens App Can Help The Visually Impaired Navigate

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Now one Portland-based HoloLens developer, Javier Davalos, is showing us what the mixed reality hardware can do to help the visually impaired. Letting the blind navigate their environment using sound.

Vancouver Is Now One Of The Largest VR Hubs In The World

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Now, with our talent pool and proximity to San Francisco, Seattle, and Portland, there’s been a huge uptick in business-to-business development. XR companies based in Vancouver have skyrocketed from 15 to 200 in just three short years. . A lot has changed in the XR industry since 2017.

Suns-Trail Blazers NBA Game Streaming Free Tonight Via NextVR

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Once again NextVR and NBA League Pass are extending VR content during the trial period with tonight’s game between the Phoenix Suns and Portland Trail Blazers, at 7 p.m. NextVR is a force in the live broadcast industry.

‘Tis The Season to VR

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“Currently, the use of the virtual reality in retail environment is focused around PR opportunities, which help gain exposure for companies who invest in VR as way to be on the leading edge,” said Portland-based consumer trend forecaster, Jena Nesbitt.

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

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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.

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Vancouver Emerging As Top Five VR and AR Hub

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Seattle, or Portland, because you’re going up against giants like Google or Microsoft. Why Silicon Valley is looking north for new investment opportunities.

Featured 360: Fidel Castro, LA Noir and Santa’s Sleigh

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HERE BE DRAGONS launched “The Night Before” in partnership with , Wieden + Kennedy Portland and Deluxe VR. Featured 360° is an ongoing series to highlight some of our favorite videos from creators and brands for you to enjoy during the week.

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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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Experience NBA All-Star Weekend in VR

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The eight-player field also features 2017 All-Stars Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors and Kemba Walker of the Charlotte Hornets, as well as Eric Gordon of the Houston Rockets, Wesley Matthews of the Dallas Mavericks, CJ McCollum of the Portland Trail Blazers, and Nick Young of the Los Angeles Lakers.

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‘Walkaway’ Author Cory Doctorow on Gift Economies & Privacy

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Cory Doctorow’s new sci-fi book “ Walkaway ” is a optimistic disaster novel that imagines what society might look like if people walked away from competitive market-driven laws, norms, and technological infrastructure and into an open-source inspired, collaborative gift economy.

The VRScout Report – The Week in VR Review

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A developer out of Portland, OR named Javier Davalos has made an Hololens app that utilizes audio feedback for real-world navigation help for the visually impaired. Recapping the top stories covered on the VRScout Report , a weekly podcast discussing the best in VR, hosted by Malia Probst.

Places to visit in-world this holiday season

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The second, Scorpio, an urban themed Portland Share also has freebies including furniture and decorations.

Check out best VRFest video, game nominees—3 days left to vote

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Welcome to Portland! (Image courtesy Virtual Reality Festival.).

How Producers at 360 Labs Experiment with Virtual Reality

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About: 360 Labs is a Portland, Oregon based production company specialized in 360º videos, virtual tours, custom Google Street View, and VR experiences.

12 Explosive Sci-Fi Games

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SPACEHIKER is the creation of Portland, OR indie game developer Matthew Cheifetz ( @matteumayo ). “I’ve Outer space might be the final frontier – but there are many more frontiers lurking in our imagination. Check out 12 3D Jam games that let you escape (several!)