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uploadvr.com - Tom Hall Interview - Why Doom Co-Creator Is Making Virtual Reality Games
Tom Hall Interview - Why Doom Co-Creator Is Making Virtual Reality Games
UploadVR

Tom Hall is a versatile game designer with over three decades of experience. He has worked on note games such as Doom, Duke Nukem, Rise of the Triad, Wolfenstein 3-D, and Anachronox (all traditional games). But he has also shown interest in the…

forbes.com - Cathy Hackl - The Metaverse Is Coming & It's A Very Big Deal
The Metaverse Is Coming & It's A Very Big Deal
Forbes

Imagine walking down the street. Suddenly, you think of a product you need. Immediately next to you, a vending machine appears, filled with the product and variations you were thinking of. You stop, pick an item from the vending machine, it's…

forbes.com - Cathy Hackl - Augmented Human: 5 Times I've Used Technology To Augment Myself
Augmented Human: 5 Times I've Used Technology To Augment Myself
Forbes

While the topic of human augmentation may be taboo to many, humans have been trying to find ways of augmenting ourselves for centuries. One could argue that glasses were an invention that allowed us to augment our bad eyesight and that hearing aids…

textiletoday.com.bd - Disruptive technologies in fashion industry
Disruptive technologies in fashion industry
Textile Today

Fashion is one of the key industries that is currently being redefined by digital disruption. This phase of digital disruption has not been good news for traditional players in the industry. Traditional fashion companies and brands have been slow…

bandt.com.au - B&T Magazine - The Reality Of The New Econsumer: Are Brands Ready?
The Reality Of The New Econsumer: Are Brands Ready?
B&T

In the beginning of 2020, all sorts of ‘predictions' around consumer confidence and ecommerce were made – predictions which are now utterly irrelevant. In the space of a few months, life irrevocably changed and predictable consumer…

forbes.com - Louis Columbus - The Top 25 Enterprise Software Startups To Watch In 2020
The Top 25 Enterprise Software Startups To Watch In 2020
Forbes

Despite a down year for enterprise software spending, revenue from cloud-based enterprise apps will grow 6.8% this year according to Gartner. There are 15,761 startups who either compete in or rely on enterprise software technologies and solutions…

microsoft.com - La Trobe University models coronavirus infected lung in 3D - Microsoft News Centre Australia
La Trobe University models coronavirus infected lung in 3D - Microsoft News Centre Australia
Microsoft

La Trobe University has used CT scans of a coronavirus-infected patient's lungs to build a virtual 3D model of the infected organs, providing unique insight of the disease viewed through a HoloLens 2 mixed reality (MR) headset. Believed to be a…

wwd.com - Arthur Zaczkiewicz - The Post-COVID-19 Digital Brand Landscape
The Post-COVID-19 Digital Brand Landscape
WWD

Zoom conferences, Instagram Music festivals, TikTok Cloud Raves — COVID-19 has exponentially propelled our use of tech platforms for immersive experiences, connection and community while also seeing platforms take on a variety of functions…

animenewsnetwork.com - Mega Man Franchise Gets VR Experience in Japanese Arcade
Mega Man Franchise Gets VR Experience in Japanese Arcade
Anime News Network

CAPCOM announced on Friday that it will launch the Rockman VR Nerawareta Virtual World!! (Mega Man VR: Aimed at the Virtual World!!) virtual reality experience at Plaza CAPCOM in Q Plaza Ikebukuro in Tokyo on July 18. The experience is based on the…

khaleejtimes.com - 
  Ismail  Sebugwaawo 
 - Coronavirus news bulletin: Free Covid tests for Al Nahda residents; guidelines for entering Abu Dhabi updated; Dubai all set to reopen for tourists
Coronavirus news bulletin: Free Covid tests for Al Nahda residents; guidelines for entering Abu Dhabi updated; Dubai all set to reopen for tourists
Khaleej Times

Here's a round-up of all the latest Covid-19 developments you need to know: UAE reports 716 new Covid-19 cases, 704 recoveries, 3 deaths The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has reported 716 new Covid-19 cases and 704 recoveries on…

ethz.ch - Owen Frazer - Mediation Perspectives: Moving Training from Room to Zoom
Mediation Perspectives: Moving Training from Room to Zoom
Research Collection

Mediation Perspectives is a periodic blog entry that's provided by the CSS' Mediation Support Team and occasional guest authors. In the context of COVID-19-related discussions about moving mediation training online, this blog reflects on key…

arkansasonline.com - Meet The Makers: Painter Lisa Krannichfeld, photographer Edward Robison III
Meet The Makers: Painter Lisa Krannichfeld, photographer Edward Robison III
Arkansas Online

Arkansas -- and many would argue the northwestern part of the state in particular -- is a hotbed of artistic talent. In this week's Meet The Makers, we shine a spotlight on more of the folks who make up the creative, diverse heart of the state's…

augustafreepress.com - Data visualization gets artificial intelligence boost with $5 million NSF grant
Data visualization gets artificial intelligence boost with $5 million NSF grant
Augusta Free Press

Researchers at University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Virginia Tech were awarded a $5 million National Science Foundation grant to synergize two complementary technologies — large-scale data…

rismedia.com - Susanne Dwyer - Embracing Technology May Be Now or Never for Real Estate Pros
Embracing Technology May Be Now or Never for Real Estate Pros
RISMedia

For some time, technology has played a major role in real estate, with various tools and tech platforms designed to streamline our business and make it easier for us and our clients. The coronavirus pandemic has changed life more than any of us…

arcadeheroes.com - arcadehero - Newsbytes: New Bomberman; VR Troubles; Talking Survival and More
Newsbytes: New Bomberman; VR Troubles; Talking Survival and More
Arcade Heroes

Welcome to the latest edition of Newsbytes, a weekend post that curates some quick news from the wonderful world of arcade and pinball gaming. I meant to have this published yesterday, but all of the 4th of July festivities had me sidetracked. Not…

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