The Cast of The Princess Bride Will Reunite for a Virtual Table Read to Benefit the Wisconsin Democratic Party

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Apparently Foxconn's Wisconsin LCD Factory Is Fake

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Last week, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) rejected electronics maker Foxconn’s tax subsidy application for failing to not only hire the number of employees it promised, but to build a Gen 10.5 foxconn wisconsin donald trump scott walker factory

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Engage in the Ultimate Form of Self-Care by Buying a Simmons Beautyrest Mattress, 65% Off!

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Woodlands Dark and Days Bewitched Is an Essential Folk Horror Encyclopedia

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Using Thermal Cameras to Track Hand Motions Could Be the Key to Interacting with Smart Glasses

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Thanks to new research from Cornell University and the University of Wisconsin, Madison, we could still rely on our… Read more. research thermal cameras cornell university university of wisconsin madison wearables

Whistleblower Alleges AT&T Overcharged Underfunded Schools for Phone and Internet Service

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Here's what Trump paid for each new Biden vote in Wisconsin

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In one of his last-ditch efforts to wrest the electoral college away from President-elect Joe Biden, Donald Trump spent big on a partial recount in Wisconsin. More about Culture , Wisconsin , Trump , Recount , and Biden. Culture Wisconsin Trump Recount Biden

'The Princess Bride' cast is reuniting to raise money for Wisconsin Democrats

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Wisconsin Democrats are hoping those folks will pony up some cash to see the cast get together. It seems like the film's cast aren't big fans of President Donald Trump, who won Wisconsin's electoral college votes in the 2016 election.

Foxconn Won't Get Tax Subsidies After Failing to Deliver Factory and Jobs It Promised

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President Trump promised that a Foxconn manufacturing plant would create 13,000 jobs in the state of Wisconsin, even calling it the “eighth wonder of the world.” foxconn wisconsin donald trump factory scott walker tony evers

Zuckerberg Admits That Facebook Screwed Up by Ignoring Milita Group Complaints Before Kenosha Shooting

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Facebook made “an operational mistake” in ignoring reports about a page encouraging an armed militia to “defend” Kenosha, Wisconsin, against Black Lives Matter protestors, CEO Mark Zuckerberg acknowledged in a video post Friday.

U.S. Could See 2,000 Covid-19 Deaths Per Day by Christmas: Report

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New U.S. Postal Service Delivery Vehicle Design Receives Mixed Reactions Online

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Postal Service held a press conference on Tuesday to announce the agency has awarded a $482 million contract to Wisconsin-based Oshkosh Defense for a new fleet of vehicles scheduled to be rolled out in 2023. Officials at the U.S.

The Violent Fantasy of Kyle Rittenhouse

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Kyle Rittenhouse, the Illinois teen charged with shooting three protestors in Kenosha, Wisconsin, gets the fanmail congratulating him on his heroic exploits in juvenile detention, because he is 17 years old.

The cast of HBO's 'Veep' is reuniting to help elect Joe Biden in 2020

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Donations of any amount made here guarantee attendance to the one-time stream, and they benefit the Democratic Party of Wisconsin. All roads to the White House go through the great state of Wisconsin," Louis-Dreyfus explained of the event's intent in her announcement.

Facebook will remove posts praising Atlanta shooting

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Facebook has previously classified shootings, such as the one at the Black Lives Matter protest in Kenosha, Wisconsin last summer, with this designation.

Hand Tracking Wristband Brings More Detailed Hand Movements To VR & AR

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The minds over at Cornell University’s SciFi Lab , along with help from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, have come up with a unique wristband device that uses four small (9.30mm) synchronized thermal cameras to deliver more precise VR and AR hand tracking experiences.

Mark Zuckerberg blames Facebook contractors for Kenosha militia fiasco

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Notably, The Verge reports that the event page issued a "call to arms" — not in response to Wisconsin police shooting Jacob Blake seven times in the back , but rather the protests demanding justice for the shooting.

How to support the surge of Native American voters long before the next election

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This was an untapped resource in the voting population," says Dee Sweet (of the Chippewa tribe), who worked with Wisconsin Native Vote to get Indigenous people to vote in the 2020 election. Indigenous voters showed up in force for the 2020 election, a marked increase from 2016.

Watch John Oliver's stark, furious breakdown of the links between the RNC and Kenosha violence

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Oliver then drew a line between the rhetoric and outright lies sprayed at serious volume at the Republican National Convention last week and the protests and then violence that erupted in Kenosha, Wisconsin almost simultaneously following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, an unarmed Black man.

Why everyone should understand 'racial trauma' right now

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It's how a Black person's heart and mind may seize upon seeing the video of the recent attack in Kenosha, Wisconsin, or reading about it in the news. Racial trauma is what happens when a Black man like Jacob Blake is shot seven times in the back by a police officer.

Milwaukee Is Being Sued Over Mandatory Augmented Reality Permits

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Apparently developing an AR game in Wisconsin isn’t as simple as it seems. Developers of Candy Lab AR took the entirety of Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, to court over a bizarre permit requirement they claim impedes on their first amendment rights. Friday was a historic day for virtual and augmented reality.

Enter The Monarchy

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With Frogworld , the first public NatureSims™ VR prototype, now available on Oculus and Steam, I am turning back to the project that first inspired me to start along this path.

Researchers Show FingerTrak, A Hand Tracking Wristband For AR/VR Input

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Developed by Cornell University’s SciFi Lab with assistance from University of Wisconsin, Madison researchers, FingerTrak uses a deep neural network to stitch together input from three or four miniature thermal cameras mounted around the wrist, collectively capturing an entire hand pose.

A first look at the Tundra Labs HDK

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Tundra is based in the Titletowntech building in Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA, a state-of-the-art facility built by Green Bay Packers and Microsoft to act as a start-up incubator for small tech companies.

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Upload LIVE Show Weekly Recap: 10/30/16

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Carrying the Tilt Brush Tuesdays tradition, we had Danny Bittman in from magical studio in Wisconsin to show us his creation in a collaborative Tilt Brush painting for the Doctor Strange Trailer. Every week, we are Live at Five on Facebook to show you all the latest and greatest VR experiences that we can get our hands on. Every show is shot using a green screen and an HTC Vive in the Mixed Reality mode to give you the best angles to watch.

LiveLike Adds DVR-Like Replay To Live VR Broadcasts

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Just this past Saturday on December 3rd, LiveLike handled the broadcast of the Wisconsin vs Penn State game in VR through the Fox Sports VR application. We’re at an early point in the expansion of the virtual reality industry where a lot of “firsts” will be claimed as companies blaze their own paths toward prominence.

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Creating Immersive Learning Experiences

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As Jen Zurawski, an educator with Wisconsin’s West De Pere School District, puts it: “With Expeditions, our students had access to a wide range of tours outside our geographical area, but we wanted to create tours here in our own community.” Google harnesses the power of photos and street view to deliver simplified VR development for teachers and students.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

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Wisconsin. 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)? Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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RoboCo Is An Educational VR Sandbox About Designing Robots

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Developed by Wisconsin-based indie studio Filament Games, RoboCo lets you loose in a warehouse with a toolkit of gadgets and mechanical parts you can use to build the robot of your dreams. RoboCo ( official website ) is a unique VR experience designed for kids in grades K-12 to teach engineering and design principles for robotics. Here’s what we thought from a hands-on demo! Everyone knows that robots are the future.

EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

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At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

LiveLike Adds DVR-Like Replay To Live VR Broadcasts

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Just this past Saturday on December 3rd, LiveLike handled the broadcast of the Wisconsin vs Penn State game in VR through the Fox Sports VR application. We’re at an early point in the expansion of the virtual reality industry where a lot of “firsts” will be claimed as companies blaze their own paths toward prominence.

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Scale Learning and Teaching for the Online Classroom

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At EON Reality, we are working at lightning speed to help classrooms around the world transition safely and effectively to an online classroom. As we shift towards preparing for tomorrow it is now more important than ever to build resilience into our online classrooms.

Here’s What We Know About ZeniMax v. Oculus VR

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Next, the plaintiffs called Professor Michael Gleicher of University of Wisconsin-Madison to the stand, but the day ended not long after he described his experience in VR. Over the past two weeks, ZeniMax Media and Oculus have been duking it out in the Earle Cabell Federal Building and Courthouse in Dallas, TX, and we’ve been observing and taking notes.

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Smart Nations Powered By Augmented Virtual Reality

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Advances in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are reshaping the way we learn and interact with our world. Workers with access to real-time contextual information, displayed when and where they need it will reshape the workplace and dramatically improve the efficiency, productivity, and safety of the average worker. The future is here, with EON Reality’s Augmented Virtual Reality (AVR) technology. CONTACT US. Name *. First. Job Title * Email *.

PanguVR mixes virtual reality and artificial intelligence to revolutionize interior design

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from the University of Wisconsin at Madison, I worked for IBM Research in Silicon Valley as a database architect, and after that e arned my MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. When I went to China , one of the companies that I wanted to visit was PanguVR , but unluckily its CEO was not available at that time because of some business stuff he had to do.

Scale Learning and Teaching for the Online Classroom

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At EON Reality, we are working at lightning speed to help classrooms around the world transition safely and effectively to an online classroom. As we shift towards preparing for tomorrow it is now more important than ever to build resilience into our online classrooms.

Trump's leaked recording set to the song from 'Rent' is a jam

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election, and the former vice president also won six key swing states including Arizona, Michigan, Nevada, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, and Georgia. How do you measure? Measure an election? In tantrums? In fake news? In tears? In threats and tweet storms?