Spain’s Worst Snowstorm in Decades Collapses Parts of the Country

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In this case, Storm Filomena slammed into Spain and blanketed many of its regions, including its capital, with more snow than they had seen in decades. extreme weather madrid spain snow filomenaSnow has the bad habit of completely collapsing regions that aren’t used to experiencing it.

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For Some Strange Reason, Orcas Are Ramming Into Boats in Northern Spain

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Although the majority of orcas ignore boats at sea , there are a few in northern Spain that are apparently interested in ramming into them, setting off a string of questions and a bit of apprehension. orcas science spain mysteries

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Uber Eats and Deliveroo Riders in Spain to Get Collective Bargaining Rights

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Delivery riders for apps like Uber Eats and Deliveroo will be granted the same rights as employees in Spain, including the right to collectively bargain, according to an announcement from the Spanish government on Thursday.

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EON Reality and the Community of Canary Islands Inaugurate the First Classroom 3.0 Campus in Spain

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The new augmented and virtual reality center will serve as an academic technological hub in Spain. EON Reality and the Community of Canary Islands celebrated the inauguration of the first Augmented and Virtual Reality Center in Spain today. Campus in Spain appeared first on EON Reality.

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Billie Eilish Performing In Oculus Venues On Sept. 3

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” She’ll bring the world tour for the album to Venues from WiZink Center in Madrid, Spain. Events Experiences Social VR Billie Eilish concert Oculus Venues SpainFacebook’s Oculus Venues social VR service will host a Billie Eilish concert on September 3. Oculus Venues is a service on Facebook’s wireless VR headsets including Gear VR, Oculus Go and Oculus Quest.

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VR Roller Coasters Collide in Madrid; 33 Injured Including Children

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Opened on June 10th, it’s the first roller coaster in Spain to incorporate VR headsets into the ride experience. News Accident Gear VR Roller Coaster Spain VR RollercoasterSpanish authorities say 33 people, including six children under 10 years old, have been injured in a roller coaster collision equipped with VR headsets.

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NASA has a new dish for talking to spacecraft in the far reaches of space

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NASA is upgrading the network it uses to communicate with craft in deep space, with a new 34-meter-wide dish in Spain which has just been added. News breaking twitter deep space network NASA space

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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.

How to Watch the Microsoft Mobile World Congress Event Rumored to Reveal HoloLens 2

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Don't Miss: New Video from Microsoft's Alex Kipman Delivers Teaser for HoloLens 2 at Mobile World Congress Part of the speculation around that reveal is the fact that HoloLens inventor Alex Kipman will be on hand at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain to help host the major. We already know that Microsoft has something big planned for later this month, and now we have details on how to watch the company's big reveal.

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Microsoft Mobile World Congress Invite Hints at HoloLens 2 Release

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In an invite sent out on Wednesday, Microsoft is inviting members of the media to an event at this year's Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain. The mystery surrounding the release of the next version of the HoloLens has been swirling for months, but at least some of that mystery may removed in the coming weeks. That's fairly normal for MWC, but what stands out is one name included on the invite: Alex Kipman, the inventor of the HoloLens.

VR Film ‘Symphony’ Hopes To Introduce Younger Generations To Classical Music

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Arranged by Spain’s La Caixa Foundation, Symphony features the tireless work of 100 talented musicians from 42 different countries. The short film will soon begin a 10-year tour as it travels to hundreds of locations throughout Spain and Portugal.

Magic Leap Claims He Stole Augmented Reality Ideas as an Employee, but Who Is Chi Xu, the Founder of Nreal?

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Earlier this year, when I met Xu a second time in Barcelona, Spain at Mobile World Congress (our first meeting was last year, in Silicon Valley), I asked him why he decided to leave Magic Leap. When I first found out about Nreal, back in the spring of 2018, the most interesting thing about the company's story was the founder's background. Chi Xu, the CEO and founder of Nreal, previously worked at Magic Leap as a software engineer.

Researchers Just Looked at Neanderthal Poop to Understand Their Guts

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Around 50,000 years ago, a bunch of Neanderthals made a home—and a bathroom — out of what is now a rocky escarpment south of Valencia, Spain. Over the last few years, some of those paleo-poops, the oldest known to come from a human species, have been excavated and analyzed.

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Unreal Engine 4 Now Available for Microsoft HoloLens 2

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Don't Miss: Microsoft's Live HoloLens 2 Apollo 11 Demo Didn't Take Flight, but You Can See It Thanks to Unreal Engine's Video Epic Games founder and CEO Tim Sweeney first announced the coming development on stage at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, but it was at last month's Build conference where the world truly got a good look at some of the possibilities. A major software tool first promised during the reveal of the HoloLens 2 earlier this year is finally available.

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Snapchat & Facebook Kick Off the World Cup with Augmented Reality Effects

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In addition, the World Cup's official broadcaster, Fox, has sponsored a Lens that ties into the big match between Spain and Portugal. With the 2018 FIFA World Cup underway in Russia, soccer (aka "football") fans worldwide can show support for their favorite teams and players in augmented reality via Snapchat and Facebook. On Snapchat for iOS and Android, fans can don virtual glasses painted with their team's colors.

Microsoft Unveils the HoloLens 2

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During a pre-show event at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, HoloLens inventor Alex Kipman, along with Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Julia White, Microsoft's corporate vice president of Azure, took the wraps off the HoloLens 2. After years of waiting, Microsoft has finally updated its industry-leading augmented reality device, the HoloLens.

Hands-On: Hands-On with the HoloLens 2, the New Best Augmented Reality Experience You Can Get

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Nevertheless, amid this week's massive crowds and tech brand noise of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, I managed to secure some alone time with the device in a private room to put it through its paces. In the last couple of days there's been a lot of speculation about the powers of Microsoft's HoloLens 2, but few have had a chance to get their hands on one to see if the company's claims live up to what HoloLens inventor Alex Kipman showed off on stage.

Catch Billie Eilish Live In VR This September On Oculus Venues

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The ‘Bad Guy’ singer-songwriter will be streaming her upcoming Spain performance. Organized alongside immersive-streaming company Supersphere , fans of the ‘Bad Guy’ and “come out and play” artist can log in to Oculus Venues via their Oculus Quest, Oculus Go, and Samsung Gear VR headsets on September 3rd at 6:30pm PT to catch a live stream of her show in Madrid, Spain.

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Microsoft to Expand Azure Kinect’s Computer Vision Tech to Commercial Market

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” Microsoft has also recently expanded HoloLens 2’s availability to Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

Hands-On with the HoloLens 2, the New Best Augmented Reality Experience You Can Get

Next Reality AR

Nevertheless, amid this week's massive crowds and tech brand noise of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, I managed to secure some alone time with the device in a private room to put it through its paces. In the last couple of days there's been a lot of speculation about the powers of Microsoft's HoloLens 2, but few have had a chance to get their hands on one to see if the company's claims live up to what HoloLens inventor Alex Kipman showed off on stage.

Transportation Augmented Reality Lesson developed by Spanish Student

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The Madrid Metro (Spanish: Metro de Madrid) is a rapid transit system serving the city of Madrid, capital of Spain. Transportation Augmented Reality Lesson developed by Spanish Student.

Apple's Ad Practices Are The Latest Target For Privacy Activists

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According to two separate complaints his group filed with regulatory bodies based in Germany and Spain, the advertising tech that comes… Read more.

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Reverb G2 Omnicept, with Eye, Mouth, & Heart Rate Sensors, Priced at $1,250 for May Launch

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USA, Canda, UK, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Australia. HP has announced a May launch window for the Reverb G2 Omnicept Edition.

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Alexa

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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.

‘Half-Life: Alyx’ Now Includes 3 Hours of In-game Developer Commentary

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Thankfully, commentary subtitles are also available in English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Spanish (Spain), Spanish (Latin America), Russian, Polish, Traditional Chinese, and Simplified Chinese.

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GRAMMY-Winning Singer H.E.R. To Broadcast Inaugural ‘Lights On Festival’ Performance On Oculus Venues

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The live stream is being produced and broadcasted by Supersphere , VR live streaming specialists who handled Venues’ recent VR broadcast of Billie Eilish live in Spain. Last week Oculus Venues hosted a VR live stream of 17-year-old pop star Billie Eilish’s Madrid, Spain tour stop, during which viewers could rage alongside other Eilish fans or enjoy the performance solo from a private space. Catch the award-winning singer/multi-instrumentalist live in VR September 14th.

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The VR Job Hub: Tequila Works & Talespin

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Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain. Madrid, Spain. Both Talespin and Tequila Works have released new projects this month, with the former specialising in immersive training solutions for enterprise use cases. The latter is a videogame developer, its latest project being Groundhog Day: Like Father Like Son.

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Viveport Infinity Now Only $27 For The Entire Year In ‘Play At Home’ Sale

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Canada, France, UK, Japan, Taiwan, Australia, Germany, Spain, Russia, and South Korea. Starting today until Sunday, April 19th, all new and renewing subscribers can get 75% off an annual Viveport Infinity subscription. This brings the price down to just $2.25/month, or $27/year.

Google's Pixel Buds are now available in more countries including UK and Australia

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Google's Pixel Buds earbuds have finally made their way to more countries, including Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Singapore, Spain, and the UK.

Watch musicians play an eerie concert to a theater full of plants

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Rows brimmed with a diversity of 2,292 potted plants as musicians took the stage at Spain's ornate Gran Teatre del Liceu on Monday. A string quartet performed the operatic piece "Crisantemi" by Italian composer Giacomo Puccini as cameras panned through the rapt, herbaceous audience.

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The VR Job Hub: Inflight VR & Sony London Studio

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Barcelona, Spain. Barcelona, Spain. Barcelona, Spain. Barcelona, Spain. Barcelona, Spain. Barcelona, Spain. Last week’s VR Job Hub was all about the US west coast and gaming giant Valve. So for today’s job listings, VRFocus has gone for a more European flavour, sampling some Spanish and British job roles. Location. Company. Inflight VR. Marketing Intern. Click Here to Apply. Inflight VR. Lead Full-Stack Developer. Click Here to Apply.

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Post Malone To Perform Live VR Concert Later This Month

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This past August Billie Eilish made her VR debut on the platform with an immersive live stream of her performance in Spain, followed by GRAMMY-winning singer and multi-instrumentalist H.E.R. , Catch the rapper, singer-songwriter live in VR October 17th on Oculus Quest and Go. Oculus Venues has been killing it as of late with its series of live musical performances. Over the past 6 months, the popular VR streaming platform has hosted live performances from a surprising amount of major acts.

Lenovo Announces Standalone 4K Headset Designed For Enterprise VR

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” The Lenovo Mirage VR S3 will be available for purchase Q3 2020 in North America, China, Japan, United Kingdom, France, and Spain for under $450 (North America price). 4K visuals, hands-free control, and a removable face plate ready for mass use.

Mexico Celebrates First VR Festival in Latin America

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Last month, more than 1,200 people participated in VR Fest MX , Mexico’s first international virtual reality festival, the first of its kind in Latin America and Spain. He’s currently in the process of moving to LA to set up offices for his new venture Future Lighthouse , which is based in Madrid, Spain. “VR I haven’t seen an event like this one in Spanish, not even in Spain ” said Alcala in Mexico City. Virtual reality seems to be everywhere in the news these days.

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Microsoft Reveals HoloLens 2 AR Headset

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Microsoft unveiled the second generation of its standalone HoloLens AR headset at a press conference in Barcelona, Spain. HoloLens is a self-contained standalone augmented reality headset. It consists of see-through optics which seem to project virtual images into the real world. HoloLens 2 features enhanced field of view, “fully articulated hand tracking” and better comfort overall, according to Microsoft. This story is developing and we’ll update as we get more details.

Lenovo Targets Business Training With Mirage S3 Standalone VR Headset Priced Under $450

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” The Lenovo Mirage VR S3 should be available in Q3 2020 in North America, China, Japan, United Kingdom, France, Italy, and Spain. Lenovo is targeting its standalone 3dof headset the Mirage VR S3 toward training uses at businesses.

FORM’s AR Swim Goggles Now Work In Open Waters

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Canada, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Netherlands, Spain, Italy, Australia and Japan. Pair your Garmin or Apple smartwatches for additional GPS functionality.