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VIDEO: Japan’s Nagoya University has Developed Virtual Reality For Disaster Response
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VIDEO: Japan’s Nagoya University has Developed Virtual Reality For Disaster Response

Scaling virtual reality up from smaller scenarios is a major goal for video game developers. Researchers are also looking to expand virtual reality beyond the size of a living room for a different reason entirely: disaster response. In a lecture hosted by Microsoft, professor Katashi Nagao from the Graduate School of Informatics at Japan’s Nagoya University explains…

CES 2018: World’s First Donation Made in Virtual Reality, announces Payscout
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CES 2018: World’s First Donation Made in Virtual Reality, announces Payscout

VR For Good. The Ultimate Empathy Tool. These terms have been thrown around quite a lot in the past few years. But today, Payscout, Inc., one of the fastest-growing, privately held global payments processing providers in the U.S., made an announcement that may take those statements to new heights. Payscout announced at today’s CES 2018 Digital…

This Pop-Up Shop’s VR Experience Lets You See Exactly How And Where Your Clothes Were Made
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This Pop-Up Shop’s VR Experience Lets You See Exactly How And Where Your Clothes Were Made

A Mexican-based Socially-Responsible Fashion Brand & Clothing Store is doing something really interesting with Virtual Reality. Before we even get to the VR part, let’s explain what they do. The apparel brand, called Someone Somewhere,  launched five years ago in response to a problem artisans encounter in their daily lives. According to the label’s press release, “200…