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Apple wins a Patent for Augmented Reality Smartglasses – Patenly Apple
Meeting Old Masters, Rowing With Vikings — in Augmented Reality – The New York Times
10 Ways To Use Augmented Reality In Mobile Applications – Mobile App Daily
ARCORE: Quickstart for iOS – Google Developers
You are the prototype – @krispatl
Accessing VR: Don’t Leave Disabled People Behind – The Geeky Gimp
Why VR is out of touch with reality for women – Financial Times
SXSW VR Cinema: Cypher You control Güvenç Özel’s interactive new flesh sculpture – The Austin Chronicle
VR/AR @ SXSW What you see (and immersively interact with) is what you get – The Austin Chronicle
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CALLS FOR SUBMISSION
XR For Change Fellowships – NYC -Application Deadline: March 15, 2019
Fellows will become part of the G4C team and be mentored and have unique work experience while engaging in research, writing, curation, and event production over the course of six months, and participate in generating a white paper study of the state of XR and social impact to guide future investment in the field. Each Fellow will receive a monthly stipend and is expected to make a commitment of 25-30 hours per week.
SIGGRAPH 2019 Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality – DEADLINE
Tue, 26 Mar 2019, 22:00 UTC The Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality content in the Immersive Pavilion at SIGGRAPH will feature the most innovative virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR) experiences. We are looking for artists, designers and content creators from all industries to submit their interactive headset experiences including everything from art, adaptive technology, games, location-based experiences, research, healthcare and more.
Women Startup Challenge at Google in Partnership with Craig Newmark Philanthropies – $50,000 cash grant to be awarded. Applications close March 28, 2019 at 11:59pm PDT.
Ottawa International Animation Festival – Deadline for entry forms and film URLs: Friday, May 31st, 2019 There is no entry or registration fee. VR submissions can be presented either as a URL link to a streaming video play-through, or as a URL link to a VR build file. The link must be active until the end of July. Supported platforms are Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Samsung Gear VR only.
Data 360 Labs Women’s Initiative for funding up to $2 million in partnership with Google, Faster Capital, KiwiTech and numerous investor networks. We are providing support for female and diverse founders who are looking for technical co-founders. Please register with our Data 360 Labs Women’s Initiative Group for more information. Additional information will be provided mid to late March 2019.