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  • Curtain rises on the Tribeca Festival, and on New York, too June 10, 2021 1:49 am Local 10 - Florida NEW YORK – The 20th Tribeca Festival is aiming to not just rebuild itself after its 2020 edition was largely scuttled by the pandemic, but to help revitalize its hometown. This year’s Tribeca, which opened Wednesday with Jon M. Chu’s adaption of the Lin- …
  • LeBron James Shares New Trailer Of Upcoming ‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’ Movie June 10, 2021 1:16 am CBS News Los Angeles - California LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — LeBron James shared a new trailer Wednesday of his upcoming film, “Space Jam: A New Legacy.” James shared the video on Twitter saying, “I’M A CARTOON?! And granny’s drinking a martini at halftime?!?! ‍‍ It’s about to get looney up in …
  • Facebook is working on its own smartwatch, exec for the social media giant confirms  June 10, 2021 1:14 am Daily Mail Facebook is working on its own smartwatch as it goes head-to-head with Apple, exec for the social media giant confirms Facebook is working on a smartwatch, a top company exec confirmed  Andrew Bosworth, VP of AR and VR, cautioned it may not actually be …
  • Frankie Grande Got Engaged in Virtual Reality June 10, 2021 12:53 am Paper Magazine Frankie Grande pulled out all the stops for his proposal. Nearly one month after his sister's surprise marriage, the 38-year-old announced that his own nuptials were on the way in a new Instagram post celebrating his engagement. "He said YES! WE…
  • Doctor uses virtual reality to show cancer patients their tumors June 10, 2021 12:45 am FOX31 Denver KDVR - Colorado AURORA, Colo. (KDVR) — A doctor at UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital is now using virtual reality to help cancer patients see their tumors in 3D form. Dr. Douglas Holt partnered with Colorado State University for a pilot project and clinical trial. …
  • Munroe-Meyer Institute opens $91 million building in Omaha with more space for services June 10, 2021 12:28 am Fremont Tribune - Nebraska The new Munroe-Meyer Institute building near 69th and Pine Streets was dedicated Tuesday. The facility provides more than double the space previously occupied by the institute, which provides care to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. …
  • Google has used AI to gamify the design of computer chips June 10, 2021 12:15 am ZDNet Researchers from Google have uncovered that artificial intelligence (AI) could potentially design computer chips more efficiently than human engineers. In a research paper published in Nature, Google Research explained that designing a physical layout of a …
  • Virtual fundraising for Tororo Broadcasting Network set for Saturday June 10, 2021 12:03 am Independent (Uganda) FILE PHOTO: Kwar Adhola Moses Owor launches the 1st fundraising drive at his palace in November. The second, will be this weekend, but will be virtual because of the new SOPs. Tororo, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Because of new travel restrictions imposed to …
  • disguise xR Powers the Virtual Worlds of Bryson Tiller’s Live-Streamed Concert June 9, 2021 11:52 pm Animation World Network Xite Labs, integrating the disguise Extended Reality (xR) workflow powered by a gx 2c media server and rx real-time rendering platform, brought a host of virtual worlds to life in Unreal Engine for rapper Bryson Tiller’s recent Trapsoul World Series live- …
  • My virtual life as a jam maker in "Stardew Valley," where small-batch food takes down Big Business June 9, 2021 11:09 pm Salon At least a few nights a week, I'll sign off from work and start what has basically become my second job: filling a pair of virtual refrigerators with jars of virtual jam. The flavors range from supermarket staples like blackberry, grape and strawberry …
  • Loki on Disney Plus: How to watch episode 1 and everything else to know June 9, 2021 11:02 pm Cnet Sarah Tew/CNET Disney Plus has stood out as the breakout success among a wave of new streaming services, thanks in part to its large library of shows and movies, plus a widening selection of originals and exclusives. The latest: its Marvel original …
  • Virtual reality technology being used to help patients overcome needle phobia June 9, 2021 10:19 pm Stuff A new app uses virtual reality (VR) to distract people who are afraid of needles so they can get the injections they need. OVRcome’s new Distraction app uses VR technology to place people in a virtual environment that will distract them while they are …
  • Virtual Reality coming to Vetch Days June 9, 2021 10:01 pm The Elgin Review - Nebraska With workers becoming harder to find due to COVID, many businesses have struggled, including carnivals. It is a rare sight to see carnivals now. Because of this, the Elgin Vetch Days will on go without one this year. The Elgin Community Club (ECC) knew …
  • Vetch Days Celebration June 9, 2021 10:01 pm The Elgin Review - Nebraska By Skylar Reestman Student intern ‘Round Up’ your family and friends this weekend to enjoy the annual “Vetch Days” event June 11-13. Each day is filled fun events for everyone to enjoy. On Thursday starting at 10 a.m. the Elgin Wolfpack Dance Team is …
  • Ariana Grande's brother Frankie confirms engagement to boyfriend of two years June 9, 2021 8:38 pm Daily Mirror Ariana Grande's brother Frankie has confirmed the happy news that he is engaged to his partner Hale Leon. The 38-year-old American dancer and activist, who is the older half-brother to the 7 rings songstress, reportedly got engaged surrounded by his …
  • Facebook Will Allow Nearly All Employees To Work Remotely Post-Pandemic June 9, 2021 7:40 pm Forbes Topline Facebook has shifted its remote work policy to let all of the company’s full-time employees continue working from home even after the pandemic if their job duties can be completed remotely, CEO Mark Zuckerberg told employees in an internal memo …
  • Pandemic quarantine acoustically contributes to mental, physical health degradation June 9, 2021 6:34 pm Phys.org The prolonged impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the interaction restrictions created widespread lockdown fatigue and increased social tension in multiunit housing. But small improvements in quality-of-life routines may help people cope with the health …
  • Submerged in Van Gogh: Would Absinthe Make the Art Grow Fonder? June 9, 2021 6:33 pm The New York Times Babies don’t develop stereoscopic vision for the first few months of their life; they have a hard time perceiving depth and dimensions, and therefore gravitate to swirling shapes and bright colors. They and others with similar taste will find great …
  • Ariana Grande congratulates brother Frankie Grande on engagement news June 9, 2021 4:27 pm The Indiana Gazette Ariana Grande has congratulated her older brother, Frankie Grande, on his engagement. The former 'Celebrity Big Brother' contestant proposed to Hale Leon, 28, this week at VR adventure venue Dreamscape in Los Angeles, and following the happy news, …
  • 2021 AAS Glenn Symposium - Registration Now Open June 9, 2021 4:25 pm SpaceRef As we move through the 21st century, boundaries we have traditionally used to define separate sectors within aerospace are becoming less rigid, more blurred. The various environments and activities within aerospace are finding greater valence, resonance, …