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Virtual reality training coming  to area classrooms

Virtual reality training is coming to classrooms across the region – The Dispatch

Students in career technology education programs and workforce trainees traditionally learn the ropes in the classroom or in the field. But thanks to a $1.49 million grant to provide virtual reality headsets and educational software, Mississippi State University’s Curriculum and Research Unit plans to add another option. Betty Smith RCU Director of Research and Programs …

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GCU panelists: AR, VR are changing our reality - GCU News

GCU panelists: AR, VR are changing our reality – GCU News

Deans of Technology speaker series guest panelist Joe Samyn, Principal Engineer for Connected Vehicle Optimization, kick-started his career converting nursing labs into augmented and virtual reality simulations. Speakers explain how technology is used in nursing, construction and law enforcement Pictures of Ralph Freso Morpheus in “Matrix” offered a choice of realities: the red pill or …

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Three UC Santa Cruz alumni are revolutionizing telehealth with their virtual reality physical therapy platform

Three UC Santa Cruz alumni are revolutionizing telehealth with their virtual reality physical therapy platform

Incorporating the values ​​of technology for social good, inclusiveness and accessibility, three UC Santa Cruz alumni founded Immergo Labs to develop the world’s first virtual and interactive telehealth platform for physical therapy. Co-founders and alumni of UCSC’s Baskin School of Engineering, Aviv Elor, Michael Powell and Ash Robbins, sought to combine their expertise in virtual …

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2B3D aims to reduce veteran suicide in the metaverse, with virtual reality mental health therapies

2B3D aims to reduce veteran suicide in the metaverse, with virtual reality mental health therapies

By Christos Makridis Metaverse platform 2B3D has announced the first-of-its-kind “virtual reality medical environment,” which provides free, live mental health services to military veterans via the Metaverse. Owned and operated by military veterans, 2B3D is deploying a new treatment via technology that has the potential to dramatically improve the physical and mental health of veterans …

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Why controlling your perception of time could be the key to better virtual reality

Why controlling your perception of time could be the key to better virtual reality

A new article claims that controlling your perception of time in virtual reality could be a way to make it more engaging and realistic. Virtual reality users perceive the passage of time in simulations primarily because of the mental effort they expend to use the software, write the authors of the article. Expert says you …

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Kenan Thompson takes over nationwide talent search, adding virtual reality and hologram to hunt (TV News Roundup)

Kenan Thompson takes over nationwide talent search, adding virtual reality and hologram to hunt (TV News Roundup)

Fresh off his gig to host this year’s Primetime Emmys, comedian and ‘SNL’ veteran Kenan Thompson is back on stage Thursday night in Atlanta as he kicks off the 13th edition of his ‘Kenan Presents The Ultimate Comedy Showcase” – and this time with a few new technological wrinkles. The Stand-Up Comedy Search, which kicks …

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Kenan Thompson takes over nationwide talent search, adding virtual reality and hologram to hunt (TV News Roundup)

Kenan Thompson takes over nationwide talent search, adding virtual reality and hologram to hunt (TV News Roundup)

Fresh off his gig to host this year’s Primetime Emmys, comedian and ‘SNL’ veteran Kenan Thompson is back on stage Thursday night in Atlanta as he kicks off the 13th edition of his ‘Kenan Presents The Ultimate Comedy Showcase” – and this time with a few new technological wrinkles. The Stand-Up Comedy Search, which kicks …

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This Week in the Metaverse: Virtual Reality for Surgery Patients and Kraken CEO Steps Down

This Week in the Metaverse: Virtual Reality for Surgery Patients and Kraken CEO Steps Down

Things are moving fast in the metaverse and the wider world of Web3 as a whole. Here’s what you need to know from the past week: Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth has fallen about 71% so far in 2022, according to Bloomberg. His new report details how much Meta founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s recent spending …

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