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

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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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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).

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.

Practice Your Carving Skills On This AR Turkey

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The Washington Post is here to make carving your Thanksgiving turkey easy this holiday season. Thankfully, the fine folks over at The Washington Post are here to save our sorry butts with a 3D-model bird complete with animated instructions on where to cut, separate, and debone your own turkey.

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‘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.

Mario Kart GP VR Arrives Stateside This October

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VR Zone’s hit rendition of the original Nintendo classic heads to Washington DC alongside two other LB VR experiences. Well it appears as though our time has finally come as Bandai Namco announces the arrival of ‘VR Zone Portal Washington DC.’,

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

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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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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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Snapchat Celebrates Pride Month with New Landmark AR Experiences

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The Capitol Building in Washington, DC will also play host to a Pride-themed Landmarker Lens for this weekend's Capital Pride activities.

Oculus Is Building an AR Incubation Team to Prototype New Hardware

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USA Today Scores Points with NHL Fans via Augmented Reality Profile of Capitals Star

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If you've blocked out your calendar to watch the NHL All-Star Game this weekend, then you might be excited to know that USA Today has given its readers the opportunity to meet Washington Capital's John Carlson in augmented reality.

Madame Tussauds Partners With ARtGlass For AR Wax Exhibits

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Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C. “The ARtGlass team brings the perfect combination of technical innovation and cultural knowledge,” spoke Therese Alvich, general manager for Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C,

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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‘Dome Of The Dead’ Launches On The Vulcan Holodome Platform

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Dome of the Dead is available now until the end of April at the Museum of Pop Culture in Seattle Washington. Team up with friends and escape a deadly bayou infested with alien-zombie hybrids.

Mario Kart VR Comes To K1 Speed In Irvine, California

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The Vive-based VR attraction launched previously at locations in Washington D.C. The official Mario Kart Arcade GP VR experience is opening this month in Irvine, California at K1 Speed. London and Tokyo.

USA TODAY Builds AR Replica Of Notre Dame In Less Than 8 Hours

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As of late, USA TODAY has been investing heavily into AR storytelling, releasing an augmented experience featuring Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson, as well as teaming up with the Oscars to bring a collection of famous costumes to life in AR.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

‘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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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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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.

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.

Co-op ‘Godzilla VR’ Game to Arrive at VR Arcades Across Japan Next Month

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Earlier this month Mario Kart VR, arguably the most hotly-awaited VR experience, made its first steps into the United States with the opening of the VR Zone Portal in Washington D.C.,

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AR+VR Weekly: HoloLens 2, Sony 3D sensors & Waking up Photos with AR

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Finally, University of Washington showed off the ability to create 3D AR content from 2D images in a demo video of published research called “Photo Wakeup” which shows this tech in action using the HoloLens.

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?

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.

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.

Facebook Files For Massive New Reality Lab Buildings – Report

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The Puget Sound Business Journal reports that the company has filed a plans for a 650,000 square foot site holding two new office buildings in Redmond, Washington. It sounds like Facebook is planning to ramp up its R&D in VR and AR even more.

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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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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