Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes After Touring Ravaged Puerto Rico In Facebook Spaces

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During a portion of the stream, co-hosted by Head of Social VR Rachel Franklin, Zuckerberg travelled to Puerto Rico. Indeed, the very idea of using Puerto Rico’s struggles to advertize is irksome. VR brings us closer to the world than any other technology out there, but that means we have to be more conscious and sensitive to what we show then ever. Mark Zuckerberg just learned that the hard way.

Mark Zuckerberg: It feels like We are Really in Puerto Rico

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A cartoon version of Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, visited hurricane-damaged Puerto Rico on Monday, in a tone-deaf livestream that was part disaster tourism, part product promotion. The post Mark Zuckerberg: It feels like We are Really in Puerto Rico appeared first on VR World. Augmented Reality (AR) Companies Facebook News Oculus Virtual Reality (VR) VR World Wearables Hurricane Mark Zuckerberg oculus rift Puerto Rico Rachel Franklin

Hulu’s VR Comedy ‘Door No. 1’ Launches Today, Catch the Trailer Here

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including Puerto Rico) and U.S. Hulu’s new VR comedy Door No. 1 launches today on the Hulu VR app.

MLB ‘Home Run Derby VR’ Game to Land on PSVR and Vive This Spring

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While the list of ballparks featuring the out-of-home version isn’t public yet, the report holds that at least two demonstrations are confirmed; one in Puerto Rico for the Indians and Twins games in April and the other in Mexico for the Dodgers and Padres games in May.

So. when can I make my avatar fat?

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Yes, this is the same technology that allowed Mark Zuckerberg to make a fool of himself in virtual Puerto Rico.) Facebook is trying to make VR diverse, and that's admirable. But it's missing an easy way to be even more inclusive, and possibly empowering, with many of its users.

VR is not "Dead and Buried" if the Oculus team has anything to say about it. Oh also they not only care about VR but the people that make VR a reality like you and me.

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Deborah shared her story about leaving Puerto Rico to move to Silicone Valley with a passion to get involved in VR. So this is my OC5 recap, there are many like it, but this one is mine. If you know the history of CatsAndVR you know it is closely tied to Oculus.

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. 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.

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.

Oculus Connect 4: Mark Zuckerberg’s Chance To Outline VR’s Next Steps

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Zuckerberg confirmed in a presentation this week using Facebook’s Spaces that he’ll be making a presentation again this year, though he might have to be careful with his tone as there was significant backlash to his appearance as a cartoon standing in a devastated Puerto Rico. Microsoft is poised to release a series of PC-powered VR headsets and Google is about to launch the Pixel 2 with an upgraded Daydream View.

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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VR As An Empathy Machine: With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

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A recent example of the divide between technology and content happened a few weeks ago when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg and Head of Social VR Rachel Rubin Franklin embarked on a virtual tour of hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico using Facebook Spaces.

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.

This Degree Will Actually Land You a Job and Prepare You for the Future

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For some Entrepreneur School Alumni , after working an extensive eleven months to pursue a dream it’s time to relax. For others, it means it’s time to pursue their dreams by starting their career in the Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality industry.