Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and EON Reality Announce AR/VR Center in Switzerland

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L ucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and EON Reality, the world leader in Augmented and Virtual Reality-based knowledge and skills transfer for industry and education, announce a partnership to launch their first collaborative Augmented and Virtual Reality Center in Switzerland and provide digital talent development pathways and training programs for their students and the entire nation. Featured Locations Press Release avr center switzerland

Magic Leap Expands to Switzerland with New Optics Center, Reveals More About Seattle Facility

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On Monday, in a bid to facilitate further innovation and spread its physical footprint, Magic Leap revealed a new Center of Excellence in Lausanne, Switzerland, which will expand the company's overall research and development capacity. Facing mixed reviews for the Magic Leap One, Magic Leap has already returned to the lab to improve on the device's successor.

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Lucerne University and EON Reality Announce AR/VR Center in Switzerland

EON Reality

IRVINE, CA, February 3, 2020 – Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts and EON Reality, the world leader in Augmented and Virtual Reality-based knowledge and skills transfer for industry and education, announce a partnership to launch their first collaborative Augmented and Virtual Reality Center in Switzerland and provide digital talent development pathways and training programs for their students and the entire nation. Featured Locations Press Release avr center switzerland

The Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Switzerland Agrees to Produce VR and AR Lessons

EON Reality

EON Reality, the global leader in Augmented and Virtual Reality-based knowledge and skills transfer for industry and education, announces the latest large-scale adoption of the recent AR and VR self-directed learning initiative at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (LUASA) in Switzerland. The Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts is the largest university-level institution in Central Switzerland and employs more than 1,800 people.

The Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Switzerland Agrees to Produce VR and AR Lessons

EonReality

EON Reality, the global leader in Augmented and Virtual Reality-based knowledge and skills transfer for industry and education, announces the latest large-scale adoption of the recent AR and VR self-directed learning initiative at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (LUASA) in Switzerland. The Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts is the largest university-level institution in Central Switzerland and employs more than 1,800 people.

AppleCare fraud scheme used more than 1,000 fake iPhones from Hong Kong

Digital Trends

Fakes had simulated water damage, were exchanged for real ones in Switzerland. Mobile News Apple applecare Hong Kong iPhone Switzerland

Using augmented reality, Altoida is identifying the likely onset of neurodegenerative diseases

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He then moved to San Diego and worked in the Virtual Reality Medical Center before moving on to Bern, Switzerland to conduct additional research. Augmented Reality Health TC Altoida Alzheimer's arkansas Bern dementia Disease Food and Drug Administration Houston iPad Japan medicine Mental Illness Merck New York Pharmaceutical san diego switzerland United States Virtual reality

New York Times App Lets You See a Higgs Particle Reaction from the Large Hadron Collider in Augmented Reality

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On Friday, the Times published "It's Intermission for the Large Hadron Collider," an interactive story that gives readers a virtual tour of the Large Hadron Collider at the European Center for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Switzerland and explores its most famous discovery, the Higgs boson.

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

Road to VR

” 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.

This Drone's Feathered Wings Can Open and Close Like a Bird's

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Researchers at Switzerland’s École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne figured, if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em Read more.

TrueVR Reveals 10-Player, Full-Body VR Arcade App Tikal

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Locations span from Switzerland to Chile. TrueVR will then bring it to a new VR center launching in Switzerland early on in the month. Location-based VR allows multiple people to jump into the same virtual space. That’s not something that’s really possible at home. Everyone would need a PC and you’d probably just spent an hour bumping into each other. But, so far, we’ve only seen groups of around four people in VR at the same time.

HoloLens 2 Sales Expanding to 15 More Countries, ‘Development Edition’ Launches in the US

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Now Microsoft is expanding the regions where it will sell HoloLens 2 to 15 new countries: Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.

VR Mountain Bike Simulator Has You Riding Cliffside Across Death-Defying Trails

VRScout

Developed by immersive content studio REWIND and Cut Media, Danny MacAskill’s VR Ride Out has participants peddling their way through two vertigo-inducing locations—Collies Ledge in the Isle of Skye, Scotland and the Landwasser Bridge in Switzerland—using a one-of-a-kind motion rig.

Scientists Develop Artificial Skin That Allows You To Feel In VR

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According to an article published last week to the journal of Soft Robotics , scientists based out of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne in Lausanne, Switzerland, have developed a skin-like material that, when worn over a users’ body, simulates a far more realistic sense of touch than that of current haptic feedback technologies. The self-sensing material forms to a user’s body, providing next-level haptic feedback.

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Oculus, UN, Sida and XR Impact Present New Climate Change VR Experience, Be Earth

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The experience is making its premiere at the World Economic Forum Annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. For those who might live in Davos, Switzerland or are passing through, you will be able to experience the project at the Equality Lounge in the Davos Panorama Hotel from today, the 21st of January, until the 24th of January.

Google workers in 10 countries form union alliance: 'We will hold Alphabet accountable'

Mashable VR

UK, Germany, Switzerland and Sweden. Workers at Google's parent company Alphabet from across the globe are banding together in one big union. The new coalition, called Alpha Global , consists of 13 unions representing Alphabet workers in 10 countries, including the U.S.,

CREAL Reveals Its First Light-field AR & VR Headset Prototypes

Road to VR

Switzerland-based CREAL, which is developing a light-field display, has revealed its first prototype AR and VR headsets. The milestone marks ongoing progress in shrinking the once-bulky tech into something which can be worn on the head.

VR Flight Simulator for Oculus Rift and HTC Vive with Aerofly FS 2

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F eaturing over 30 of the best-known airports of Switzerland, including Zürich, Grenchen , Samedan and Birrfeld. The DLC features high-resolution aerial images of Switzerland with a resolution of up to 1 meter. The DLC Switzerland content pack is $9.99 I grew up playing flight sims. From the earliest Microsoft Flight Simulation games on my 80386 CPU, I just loved being able to fly anywhere and everywhere. I then used those skills to work towards a real pilots license.

The VR Job Hub: Ubisoft, BeBop Sensors & WayRay

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Zurich, Switzerland. Zurich, Switzerland. Zurich, Switzerland. Zurich, Switzerland. A new year brings with it a time of reflection and hope for what the next 12 months could bring. Maybe you’re fed up in your current role or simply don’t find it challenging. In which case, a refreshing start is in order and what better industry to work in than this one, building virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) software and hardware of the future. Location.

Here’s Every Country & Store Where Quest 2 is Officially Being Sold

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Jump to: Australia | Austria | Belgium | Canada | Denmark | Finland | France | Iceland | Ireland | Italy | Japan | Netherlands | New Zealand | Norway | Poland | South Korea | Spain | Sweden | Switzerland | Taiwan | United Kingdom | United States. Where to Buy Oculus Quest 2 in Switzerland.

One Direction’s Liam Payne Stars In Live VR Concert Tomorrow

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Britain, France, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Austria and Belgium; plans for launch in South Korea, China, Taiwan and Japan are on the horizon. MelodyVR enlists the former boy band member for their first live VR concert. Liam Payne, former member of English-Irish boy band One Direction, is hosting a secret concert for a small handful of lucky fans somewhere in London, U.K.

Your Android device becomes a mini-Xbox on Sept. 15

Mashable VR

Project xCloud is almost here. Microsoft's long-hyped entry into the realm of cloud gaming is coming on Sept. 15, starting with Android devices. In practical terms, that means Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers will be able to play more than 100 games on their Android smartphones or tablets.

Oculus Go Launches At Canadian And European Retailers

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Switzerland: Digitec. Though Canadian and European VR fans have been able to pick up an Oculus Go standalone headset directly from the company since launch last month, more purchasing options have arrived today. Go launched in over 300 stores across the two regions today, starting at £199/€219. The below ad for the headset is in French, which proves it just in case you thought I was lying. We’ve got a list of online stores you can pick it up from below.

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A Chocolate Coated VR Experience

VRScout

In 2015, Nestlé began selling Cailler chocolate beyond Switzerland as part of their movement into the super-premium chocolate market. What’s doper than; Beer, Whisky and VR? Chocolate and VR! Yes it’s true, Nestlé have finally bought us a sensory overloading chocolate VR experience – we couldn’t be more hyped (plus we may be foaming at the mouth whilst writing this, in fact hopefully by writing this article maybe we might get a years worth of chocolate?

Danny MacAskill’s VR Ride Out Cycling Experience Launches In Amsterdam

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The first is set along Collies Ledge on the Isle of Skye, Scotland, and the second is a “hair-raising balancing act” along the Landwasser Bridge, Switzerland.

AR Drone Technology That Can Help Save Lives

VRScout

The San Diego-based start-up partnered with HCL Technologies to host a series of live demonstrations to world leaders at the recent World Economic Forum 2019 in Davos, Switzerland. First responders will be able to use drones equipped with augmented reality technology to better deal with emergency situations. .

Quest’s Hand-tracking is Making It Possible to Learn Basic Sign Language in VR

Road to VR

Cédric Girardin, an apprentice at the Switzerland-based university’s Computer Perception and Virtual Reality research group ( cpvrLab ), created a basic Quest app that can recognize and teach users up to 23 hand signs from the German fingerspelling alphabet.

AR Copy Paste Uses AI To Transfer Real Objects Into Productivity Apps

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Diagne was formerly the head of a Media and Interaction Design program in Switzerland, and he cofounded the Paris-based art collective Lab212. As consumers continue to await affordable augmented reality glasses , the key platforms for AR applications have been smartphones — portable devices that use their screens and cameras to create little windows into a merged real and digital world.

CREAL Raises $7.2 Million to Bring its Light-field Display to AR Glasses

Road to VR

Switzerland-based CREAL is developing a light-field display which it hopes to bring to VR headsets and eventually AR glasses. In November the company raised CHF 6.5 million (~$7.2

Quest 2 Stock Starting to Slip Ahead of Black Friday

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Switzerland. Though it has held fairly steady since its launch in October, the stock of Oculus Quest 2 is starting to dwindle heading into the Black Friday holiday shopping season.

EON Reality and the University of Genoa Sign Joint Agreement to Launch VR Education Program

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As EON Reality’s newest Italian partner, the students will receive AR and VR elements within their education. Photo courtesy of University of Genoa.

These 12 Amazing Projects Are the Pinnacle of U.S. Brand.

AllThingsVR

Brazil, China, Colombia, India, Japan, Norway, Poland, Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates all have one entry on the shortlist.) These 12 Amazing Projects Are the Pinnacle of U.S. Brand Innovation Today See the U.S. entries on the Lions Innovation shortlist at Cannes The Cannes Lions festival announced the Lions Innovation shortlist Wednesday, recognizing branded projects around the world that use data and technology in creative ways to bring game-changing products to life.

These Are the Countries Where You Can Still Buy Quest & Rift S Direct From Oculus

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Switzerland. ×. With a successful holiday season under its belt, Facebook was no doubt looking forward to resupplying its retail partners with more Oculus Quest & Rift S stock. However in a perfect storm of high demand, low supply, and on-going supply chain disruptions due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), both headsets have been largely unavailable for purchase.

HTC Files Trademark For ‘Vive Cosmos’

VRScout

According to reports by Dutch website Mobielkopen , Taiwanese consumer electronics company HTC has officially filed protection for the phrase “Vive Cosmos” at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), as well as several other agencies in both Switzerland and New Zealand. Details include a ‘head mounted display for computer simulated reality.’.

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Photos of workers and activists protesting Amazon on Black Friday

Mashable VR

UNI, a global trade union based in Switzerland, announced the #MakeAmazonPay action with a statement about workers, global climate and progressive organizations coming together to make it happen. On Black Friday — the biggest shopping day of the year in the U.S.

HTC Vive Partners With World Economic Forum To Push VR/AR For Impact

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As such, six VR experiences are being shown off at the World Economic Forum at the UN’s Sustainable Impact Hub in Switzerland today. HTC Vive is looking to push the positive uses of VR further with a new partnership with the World Economic Forum (WEF).

HTC Vive Launches $10 Million VR Fund For Social Good

VRScout

Unveiled at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, HTC announced the launch of a $10 million VR fund for content and technology that will create positive impact and change. The program is dedicated to show how virtual reality can lead to positive impact in support of the United Nation’s sustainable development goals.

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