Mario Kart VR Is Coming To Washington D.C. This Fall

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Bandai Namco is bringing Mario Kart VR to the United States at VR Zone Portal Washington D.C. Washington D.C.’s The experience should be available along with others at the arcade in Washington D.C.’s Tagged with: bandai namco Facebook Twitter Reddit More The post Mario Kart VR Is Coming To Washington D.C.

Wilder vs Washington: Stream Tonight’s PBC Heavyweight Title Fight In VR

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This weekend, VR users will have the best seats in the house as FOX Sports and NextVR partner up to stream three Premier Boxing Champions matches including the long-awaited fight between undefeated fighters Deontay Wilder and Gerald Washington for the heavyweight title. Match 3: Title fight against undefeated heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder (37-0-0, 36 KOs) as he defends his world title against unbeaten contender Gerald Washington (18-0-1, 12 KOs).

3 New VR Arcades Hit Utah, Ohio, and Washington, DC

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That’s the idea behind three new VR Arcades that have opened in Utah, Ohio, and Washington, DC, which are leveraging the HTC Vive as the go-to ‘out-of-home’ VR platform for such activities. notionVR – Washington, DC.

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George Washington’s Home Is Getting An AR Tour

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The homes of Presidents George Washington and James Monroe are getting AR tours by way of Epson’s Moverio glasses. Monroe’s historic home, known as Highland, is the first place to launch the AR tours with Washington’s Mount Vernin coming online this spring. The tours are a production of ARtGlass, a company working to bring augmented reality to mainstream “cultural” tourism.

VRstudios Deploys Its Wireless VR Solution At Muckleshoot Casino In Washington State

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The company, which provides a proprietary VR arcade solution that allows users to walk around virtual environments wirelessly, teamed up with Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn, Washington.

‘Mario Kart VR’ Comes to the US Today in Bandai Namco’s Newest VR Arcade

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VR ZONE Portal Washington D.C. The launches in Japan and the UK brought great success, and we hope to follow suit in Washington, D.C.,” Check out the VR Zone Portal Washington D.C.

On the road for VR: The White House, Washington DC

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360 Video: Watch Over 500,000 People March In Support Of Women’s Rights

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Organizers estimated that over 500,000 people were in attendance at Washington D.C., Embedded above is a 360-degree video following that march in Washington. Tagged with: dc , inauguration , president trump , protest , rights , washington d.c. 360 dc inauguration president trump protest rights washington d.c. Last week on Saturday, Jan.

Oculus Is Building an AR Incubation Team to Prototype New Hardware

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D.C. schools gets $10 million for VR education

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Steve Jobs’ widow Laurene Powell Jobs has given $10 million for a virtual reality project to the Washington Leadership Academy, a public charter school in the heart of Washington, D.C. The prize was one of... Briefs VR & AR Washington Leadership Academy XQ Super School

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Oculus Is Building an AR Incubation Team to Prototype New Hardware

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Intel Opens AR Portal to Smithsonian's Burning Man Exhibit via Snapchat

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The physical exhibit is open at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian in Washington, DC, until Jan. Burning Man 2018 is underway, but Intel and the Smithsonian American Art Museum are giving those not in attendance the ability to view the art from the event through Snapchat.

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Ryan Gosling’s First Man Is Getting A VR Experience

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Rolling out to AMC Theatres across, LA, San Francisco, New York and Washington, the piece is set to give viewers a first-hand account of the events of the film. AMC Georgetown 14, Washington, D.C. WHEN: Friday, October 5 – Sunday, October 14 in LA, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. Get ready to take a giant leap for mankind in VR. First Man, the new Neil Armstrong biopic from La La Land director Damien Chazelle, is getting the expected VR tie-in treatment.

‘Astro Bot’ Ranked 6th Best PS4 Game of 2018, #1 PSVR Game of All Time

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PSVR exclusive ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission has been making waves among critics and players alike since its release at the beginning of the month. The game now ranks among PS4’s top titles—VR or otherwise.

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Researchers Transform Real Soccer Matches into Tabletop AR Reconstructions

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Researchers involved in the project are University of Washington’s Konstantinos Rematas, Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman (also Facebook), Brian Curless, and Steve Seitz (also Google). Image courtesy University of Washington, Facebook, Google.

Creating Virtual Museum Experiences

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So far, 17 pieces of art were digitized for this experience (first phase is the first floor of the Renwick Gallery, in Washington, D.C.). Intel and The Smithsonian partner up with Sansar to bring everyone the ephemeral art of Burning Man.

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Featured 360°: M&M’s, NYC Ballet and the Women’s March

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For this week’s installment of Featured 360°, take a sneak peak into the rehearsals of the NYC Ballet, walk the Women’s March in Washington and enter the trippy world of KAWS celebrating the 75th anniversary of M&M’s. Women’s March on Washington.

Can Virtual Reality be a Game Changer for Learning?

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According to experiments carried out by professor Ann Schlosser at the University of Washington, VR even has the capacity to prompt the development of false memories.). Will virtual reality help you learn a language more quickly? Or will it simply replace your memory?

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

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Washington @ Cleveland , 8:00 p.m. Boston @ Washington , 8:00 p.m. TNT and Intel have teamed up to bring NBA All-Star coverage to VR on Gear VR and Daydream.

Walmart and STRIVR Partner To Train Employees In VR

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It’s football training simulations are also used by Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals, Minnesota Vikings, Clemson University, Stanford University, the Washington Wizards, Detroit Pistons, and Washington Capitals. US supermarket chain Walmart is betting big on VR to help improve its employee training techniques, and it’s turned to a new company to help.

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

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5 Washington @ Cleveland , 8:00 p.m. 10 Boston @ Washington , 8:00 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.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Portland, Washington Square. Washington. 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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Future of Invasive Neural Interfaces & Uploading Consciousness with Ramez Naam

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A University professor at University of Washington was able to send brain signals to fire in a video game to a colleague a mile away , which caused an unconscious reaction in his finger to press the button. Ramez Naam.

Step Inside the Unabomber Investigation in New Interactive VR Experience

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Now, HTC Vive Studios and The Newseum , an interactive news museum in Washington, D.C.,

Valve Is Working on VR Content, Will Reveal It Next Year

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Valve Product Designer Greg Coomer teased as much at the start of the Steam Dev Days event in Seattle, Washington today. There’s already a lot of great content on the HTC Vive, and big developers are also working with the headset.

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

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Thursday, April 5 – Washington @ Cleveland. Tuesday, April 10 – Boston @ Washington. TNT’s NBA VR livestreams begin February 16th.

United Nations endorses peace walkway with AR and VR Technology

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From Martin Luther King ’s speech "I have a Dream" given in Washington D.C. The United Nations has endorsed a unique way for people to celebrate art monuments and heroic world peacemakers with the latest AR and VR technology.

You can now take a virtual reality tour of the White House

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If you’ve always wanted to tour the White House but never managed to make it out to Washington DC, then we’ve got some good news for you.

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Oculus Hiring Spree Suggests Facebook is Accelerating VR/AR Plans

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Earlier this month Facebook announced that it was a founding partner of the University of Washington’s Reality Lab. Starting toward the end of 2017, the number of listed job openings at Oculus has nearly tripled, with the current number of openings floating around an all time high.

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Terminal 17 is a Warehouse-Scale Multiplayer Shooter From VRstudios

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Terminal 17 is currently in development at VRstudios in Bellvue, Washington, and will be available to the public sometime in October. When VRstudios announced their warehouse-scale VR technology VRcade Arena last month, they had no games to go along with their impressive new platform.

Facebook Spent Over $88M This Year on Oculus’ Seattle Area Satellite HQ

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” Additionally, the firm says the data “may not be exhaustive and is based on what has been made available by the City of Redmond, Washington.”

The Void to Open New Location in Mall of America, ‘Star Wars’ VR Experience Coming at Launch

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New locations coming in the near future include Atlanta, Austin, Hollywood, New York City, Philadelphia, Santa Monica, and Washington D.C. . Minnesota’s Mall of America , the United States largest mall, is getting the popular VR out-of-home experience The VOID soon.

Meet Kyle Riesenbeck, UploadVR’s New Editor-in-Chief

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During that time, I packed up my family and moved from Cincinnati, Ohio to Seattle, Washington to pursue a career in VR architectural visualization. I can still remember the first time I heard about the Oculus Rift. In August 2012, I received an email from a co-worker with the subject line, “This looks like your kind of thing” along with a link to the Oculus Rift Kickstarter. My life hasn’t been the same since.

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HTC Announces Multi-million Dollar Vive Art Initiative, Bringing VR to Museums Worldwide

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Vive headsets have made their way to exhibitions at museums including London’s Royal Academy of Arts, Taipei’s National Palace Museum, Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle in Paris, Washington D.C.’s

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Valve channels Nintendo with 3x new games and hardware

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This information came from a media roundtable held by Valve in Bellevue, Washington, where other messages were released to the media as well. This week the folks at Valve have revealed that they have three new “full” games in development for the virtual reality universe.

HTC Vive now available to try in some stores

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The first stores with an HTC Vive demo are the Microsoft stores in New York City (flagship store), Washington state (Bellevue Square) and Utah (City Creek Center). You may have been fortunate to attend a tech event within the last few years, such as CES and tried VR.

Alex Kipman Nominated for Inventor’s Award

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Kipman started his professional career at Microsoft’s headquarters in Redmond, Washington, right after graduating from the Rochester Institute of Technology in 2001. The Brazilian-born inventor gets recognition for his groundbreaking work with the Microsoft Hololens.

The VOID Adds Five Marvel & Disney Location-Based Experiences

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The VOID has expanded to eight cities since its initial 2015 launch, with an additional nine locations on the way, including Santa Monica, New York, Philadelphia, Hollywood, Dallas, Minneapolis, Washington D.C.,

Tate Modern’s ‘Modigliani VR: The Ochre Atelier’ Experience Comes to Viveport

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Vive headsets have made their way to exhibitions at museums including London’s Royal Academy of Arts, Taipei’s National Palace Museum, Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle in Paris, Washington D.C.’s HTC has now published the Modigliani VR experience, The Ochre Atelier, on Viveport.

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Power and Responsibility: Highlights from Microsoft Build

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Live from Seattle, Tech Trends scoops up all the tastiest bites from the #MSBuild2018 developer’s conference. “We We need to ask ourselves not only what computers can do, but what they should do,” said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in his opening keynote at Build.