Ewan McGregor rides across South America on electric motorbike in Apple TV+ trailer

Mashable VR

The trailer above, which dropped on Tuesday, sees McGregor and Boorman riding through the heights of the Andes and the jungles of Central America, and includes an amusing moment where McGregor tells some deeply unimpressed school children that he was in Star Wars.

These Dream-like Photos of the Amazon Reveal a Hidden Nightmare

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The Amazon’s destruction in everyday color is terrible enough. But a special photographic method reveals the true toll of mining, logging, and other human activities on the world’s largest rainforest. Read more.

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Capybaras Are Waging Class War in Argentina

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Amazon's Palm Reader Launches at First Non-Amazon Venue in Sneak Peek of Our Biometric-Based Future

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A Talking Cat Propels the Deep-Space Action in This Excerpt From Stars and Bones

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Magic, Family Drama, and a Chaotic Kingdom Collide in Rory Power's Adult Fantasy Debut

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Giant River Otter Believed to Be Extinct Has Been Spotted in Argentina

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Scientists Want to Bring Jaguars Back to America's Mountains

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Who Was the Most Evil Scientist in History?

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The majority of scientists are, I’d wager, not particularly evil. Most just want to understand plants, or the Moon, or kidneys, or whatever. Conduct little experiments, marginally expand the stockpile of verifiable human truths, that kind of thing.

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Gorgeous timelapse shows starry night at rocket launch site

Digital Trends

Check out this beautiful timelapse of the night sky shot at the European Space Agency's Spaceport in French Guiana, South America. News Photography ariane 6 ESA European Space Agency Rockets space stars timelapse

Hundreds of Amazon Drivers Agree That They Deserve a Union in an Informal Driver-Led Survey

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Immerse Raises $1.5M to Expand Its VR English Language Classes Worldwide

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million Series A investment, something the company says will allow them to both expand the current product to Oculus Quest 2, and set up partnerships with institutions in Spain, South America, and other markets affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Alexa

Digital Trends

Beginning on September 15 and lasting a full month, Alexa celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month and recognizes the contributions of this vibrant community in the United States, as well as the influence of their ancestors from Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America, and Spain.

'Bizarro,' a New Banking Trojan, Is Sweeping Through Europe

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It’s a new banking trojan currently sweeping through Europe and large parts of South America, attempting to pilfer consumer financial information and mobile crypto wallets as it goes. Meet “Bizarro.”

In Neon's Memoria Trailer, Tilda Swinton Lives With a Sound She Can't Explain

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Neon has released the audibly fascinating first trailer for Memoria , director Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s English-language debut, about a woman traveling in South America while trying to solve the mystery of her “mysterious sensory syndrome.”

Volkswagen Will Say Goodbye to the Combustion Vehicle Business in Europe by 2035

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and China a little later and in South America and Africa further down the line. Volkswagen will say goodbye to combustion engine vehicles in Europe between 2033 and 2035, one of the company’s board members said. It plans to do the same in the U.S.

Discovery and Google Announce VR Travel Series ‘Discovery TRVLR’, First of 38 Episodes to Arrive in November

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Chapters for North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Europe and Australia consist of six episodes each, while the chapter for Antarctica features two episodes, for a total of 38 episodes in the series. Episodes filmed in North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Australia and Europe were written and directed by Addison O’Dea and produced by cinematic VR studio Here Be Dragons.

Students Time Travel to Experience Christopher Columbus Cartography in AR

EON Reality

Columbus embarked on a journey to find and develop a westward route to the Far East, but instead discovered a route to the Americas, which were then unknown to the Old World. Columbus’s voyages were the first European expeditions to the Caribbean, Central America, and South America.

World Heritage Site Initiative: Virtual Tour of Valparaíso

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The city was the first and most important merchant port on the sea routes of the Pacific coast of South America that linked the Atlantic and Pacific oceans via the Strait of Magellan.

Location-based VR Attraction ‘Hologate’ Celebrates 2 Million Player Milestone

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The virtual reality hardware company and VR gaming/experience studio boasts over 250 installations spanning Europe, the Middle East, the Asia-Pacific region, and North and South America—a total of 21 countries to be exact. Hologate, a Munich-based startup, today announced that their eponymous world-wide VR attraction has taken in two million visitors since it was first launched in 2017.

5 VR Apps for Exploring the World

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The VR app they developed offers anyone the chance to see endangered species in their natural environment, dive into the deepest oceans, or discover the richness of South Americas’ native civilizations.

Rec Room Is Coming To PSVR With Cross-Platform Play

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Sadly it’s only for North and South America right now, though the team is hoping to add other regions too. Rec Room is widely considered to be one of the best examples of social VR right now. Launched in Early Access on Vive last year and then later arriving on Rift, the game allows friends to meet up online and play different games together. Think of it as a sort of virtual leisure center. Now it’s on its way to PlayStation VR (PSVR) too.

EON Reality Continues Knowledge Metaverse Global Kickoff Tour

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The intercontinental trek will include meetings with more than 80 partners new and old.

Rec Room Becomes VR’s Most Important App With PSVR Launch

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Rec Room launches in open beta on the PlayStation Store today in North America, South America and the EU. Seattle-based Against Gravity is working on what is perhaps VR’s most important app. Rec Room connects players across all headsets that make use of two full motion hand controllers, including Rift, Vive, PlayStation VR as well as headsets from Acer, Samsung, Lenovo, HP and Dell.

Students Time Travel to Experience Christopher Columbus Cartography in AR

EonReality

Columbus embarked on a journey to find and develop a westward route to the Far East, but instead discovered a route to the Americas, which were then unknown to the Old World. Columbus’s voyages were the first European expeditions to the Caribbean, Central America, and South America.

Jumanji and Hotel Translyvania 3 Getting VR Treatment

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The VR experience will debut at 50 locations across the United States and UK, with plans to expand to South America, Asia and Australia in advance of the Jumanji motion picture release. The Sony Pictures Entertainment experiences are coming to a headset or location near you. Hitting theaters in December, our favorite magical board game adventure film from the 90’s is coming back, this time starring Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, and Karen Gillan to name a few.

Imogen Heap VR Concert Experience to Land on ‘TheWaveVR’ August 31st

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A second show will take place at 7:00 PM PT ( local time here ), which ought to fit nicely into viewing schedules for users in North and South America. Imogen Heap, the Grammy-award winning musician, is following in the footsteps of TOKiMONSTA, Ash Koosha, and The Glitch Mob with a social VR concert experience, hosted on TheWaveVR platform soon. Starting tomorrow, August 31st, the Imogen Heap experience will kick off with an 11:00 AM PT showing ( local time here ).

Hitman 3: All Six Locations Revealed For Upcoming PSVR Stealth Game

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As one of the most well-known wine regions in South America, Mendoza is the perfect place to take in the beautiful sights and acquired tastes of Argentina.

‘Rec Room’ Goes into Open Beta on PSVR November 21st

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Rec Room has been in closed beta since October, allowing players connecting from North and South America to try out the game in preparation for launch. In comparison to the various PC VR platforms and even mobile VR headsets like Samsung Gear VR, PlayStation VR has been at a bit of disadvantage when it comes to the depth and breadth of social VR spaces available. That’s changing soon though with Against Gravity’s Rec Room PSVR open beta, which starts November 21st.

Explore All Seven Continents in VR With Discovery’s ‘TRVLR’

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Over the course of 38 episodes spread throughout seven chapters, you will travel throughout North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe and Antarctica in the first virtual reality series to cover all seven continents. Google and Discovery expand the Discovery VR app with new VR travel series. Since launching August 2015, the Discovery VR app has accumulated over four million downloads and 123 million organic views.

‘Rec Room’ is Coming Soon to PSVR, Applications for Beta Testing Now Open

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Only players connecting from North and South America can apply, something Against Gravity says has to do with the available PSVR regions Sony is currently allowing them to use prior to launch. Rec Room (2016), the popular social VR app for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, is coming soon to PlayStation VR. Production studio Against Gravity announced Rec Room ‘s PSVR release via the PSVR reddit page , saying that the game is slated to arrive by the end of this year.

PlayStation VR Launch Date Confirmed for Space Channel 5 VR: Kinda Funky News Flash!

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will be released on 25th February 2020 across North America, Central, and South America, and 26th February in Japan, Europe, and Oceania for PlayStation VR, retailing at $39.99

Christopher Lafayette: Let’s build together an inclusive XR community

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Wait, here I am, a black man in America. Though the majority of BTMP students are located in North America. We also have great representation from Africa, South America, and Europe.

Facebook Open-sources AI Habitat To Help Robots Navigate Realistic Environments

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Major object detection AI systems from Google, Microsoft, Amazon, and Facebook are less likely to work for people in South America and Africa than North America and Europe, and less likely to work for households that make less than $50 a month. Facebook AI Research is making available AI Habitat , a simulator that can train AI agents that embody things like a home robot to operate in environments meant to mimic typical real-world settings like an apartment or office.

Zero Latency’s Latest Free-Roam Experience Made Me A Believer In VR Esports

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It was kind of critical from Zero Latency’s perspective to make sure that people got to maximize the fun of competitive free-roam virtual reality, but also in a safe manner,” adds Phil Martin, Zero latency Sales Executive for West Coast North America, South America, and Asia. “So ‘Sol Raiders’ lays the groundwork for a global competitive VR platform. In a city bursting at the seams with every conceivable vice one could crave, entertainment is king.

Volkswagen plans to be all-electric in Europe by 2035

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In South America and Africa, it will take a good deal longer due to the fact that the political and infrastructure framework conditions are still missing." The auto industry's long, slow arc into an electric future continues.