Ninja Theory’s Senua Studio ‘Has the tech to drive live VR concerts and social experiences’

musicNinja Theory’s Senua Studio ‘Has the tech to drive live VR concerts and social experiences’
Virtual reality (VR) has been championed by videogames since the inception of the modern head-mounted displays (HMDs), however there’s much more to the medium than interactive experiences. Healthcare, education, industrial and enterprise sectors have all …
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Falls Keohane brings new perspective
Presenting “concerts, lectures, and performances based on Gaelic music and the dance traditions of Ireland, Scotland, and the United States” that are free and open to the public, Gaelic Roots has been around in one form or another for over 25 years.
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Finckel and Han open new Concerts International season
The Wall St. Journal calls them “the power couple of chamber music.” Listen Listening… 17:55 Credit Lisa-Marie Mazzucco The husband and wife duo of cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han open the Concerts International chamber music season Thursday …
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Opposition to Broadband Subsidies Is More About Politics Than Tech

Thomas Wheeler, chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC), speaks at INTX: The Internet & Television Expo in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., on Wednesday, May 6, 2015. The event, formerly known as the The Cable Show, has been the reimagined for doing business in the digital economy by the National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA). Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Thomas WheelerOpposition to Broadband Subsidies Is More About Politics Than Tech
Nearly 30 percent of Americans still don’t have broadband at home, which remains too expensive for many of the nation’s poorest families. That’s why the Federal Communications Commission has updated a Reagan-era subsidy originally intended to help the …
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Bowser aide calls furor over St. Elizabeths chief executive ‘DC politics
The city official behind the selection of the chief executive of St. Elizabeths Hospital, who abruptly resigned this week amid questions about his qualifications, defended the choice to the D.C. Council on Wednesday. At a budget hearing for her agency, …
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For the Record: A hodgepodge of politics
We’ve finally wrapped our heads around the (not particularly surprising) Wisconsin results. And we’re ready to move on. Next up to the plate? Well, technically the Wyoming Democratic caucus on Saturday, but eh, no one’s really talking about it all that …
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Injected electronics: The next wave of wearable tech?

trendInjected electronics: The next wave of wearable tech?
Forget Google Glass and that Fitbit you used to wear; the ultimate in wearable computing isn’t worn on your body, but embedded within it. With chips physically inserted into your body either attached to nerves or placed into muscles or skin, a new form …
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Everything Lenovo and Motorola unveiled today at Europe’s biggest electronics
The holidays are just around the corner — not really — and Lenovo/Motorola took the stage at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin today to unveil its next generation of computers, tablets, phones, and smartwatches. Here’s everything the …
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Deputies: Man broke into home with rifle, stole electronics
The man held residents at gunpoint, then ran away with their electronics, sheriff’s spokeswoman Lourdes Clayton said. None of the residents were injured, Clayton said. The residents did not see which direction the man ran toward. The man looked like he …
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Tech roundup: Leap Innovations receives $5.1M grant, Groupon launches Apple

trendTech roundup: Leap Innovations receives .1M grant, Groupon launches Apple
Earlier this week, 1871-based Leap Innovations received a $ 5.1 million grant from the Gates foundation. According to CEO Phyllis Lockett, the funds will be used for the nonprofit to introduce advanced learning technologies in classrooms. Half of the …
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Allergen-Free Peanuts Lead USDA Report Highlighting New Innovations in Ag
USDA innovations included in this annual report range from USDA supported research that could offer solutions for millions who suffer allergies from peanuts and wheat to safe mosquito control that can help halt the transmission of diseases they spread …
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Westport Innovations Inc Price Target Update
Westport Innovations Inc (NASDAQ:WPRT) shares are expected to touch $ 6.42 in the short term. This short term price target has been shared by 12 analysts. However, the standard deviation of short term price estimate has been valued at 1.93. The target …
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