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VR, Augmented Reality, Drones, and interesting stuff that’s a little bit off-topic from 3D printing.

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Firefox in VR Soon to be a Reality
Mozilla to Bring New Firefox Reality Web Browser to AR and VR

Firefox Reality is a new web browser from Mozilla for virtual and augmented reality headsets which was designed from the ground up. However, release dates are yet to be disclosed.

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"Its all about the content"
Interview with Evelyn Hriberšek: Creating Mixed Reality Art

Evelyn Hriberšek's EURYDIKE interactive art piece puts you in the dark; figuratively and, at times, literally. We caught up with the artist after experiencing the extended run of EURYDIKE.

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Ready, Set, LEGO
Legoland to Open VR Roller Coaster Ride in Florida

Lego is now opening the first VR roller coaster ride called the "Great Lego Race" in March at the Legoland Florida resort. Visitors have the option of wearing a headset and plunging themselves into the Lego world.

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Playtime Reimagined
Škoda Celebrates New Launch with Laser Cut Cardboard SUV

With the launch of the new ŠKODA Karoq, the company commissioned designer Liam Hopkins from Lazerian creative studio to create a cardboard version of the car filled with everything a kid could ever need in an automobile.

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Virtual Life Lessons
VR Prepares Colorado Inmates for the Real World

These men were sent to prison before experiencing life as an adult. 20 years later, they're learning how to live in today's world with VR.

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A Blade Runner's Sheath
VR Tour of Deckard’s Blade Runner Apartment

BladeRunner 9732 is a virtual reality tour of Rick Deckard's Los Angeles apartment, developed by Quentin Lengel. It goes live on Steam on January 7th.

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It's Alive!
Make Your Own Amazon Alexa-Enabled Furby

With just $50 dollars of parts, you can turn a basic Furby into a supercharged IoT Amazon Alexa-enabled Furby.

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Living Plastic
Lego’s First AR App Brings Dragons and Pirates to Life

Imaginations come to life with Lego's first augmented reality app. Capture the flurry of dragons, trains, and pirate ships on video!

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Nowhere to Hide
Leica Adds 3D Laser Scanner with 1km Range to Product Lineup

Capturing 3D data and HDR imagery, the Leica Geosystem's ScanStation P50 can scan things over 1 kilometer away.

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I'm a What?
Pokémon Go Creator to Launch Harry Potter AR Game

Niantic, maker of the phenomenon AR game Pokémon Go, has teamed with Warner Bros. to make a spiritual successor - Harry Potter: Wizards Unite.

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Typing in VR
Logitech Will Let You Use a Keyboard in Virtual Reality

How can you type in virtual reality? Logitech experiments with the Bridge VR keyboard, a VR solution for HTC Vive. 

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May the AR Be With You
Disney Releases Star Wars Augmented Reality Video Game

Last Friday, Disney released "Star Wars: Jedi Challenges", an augmented reality game with equipment developed in cooperation with Lenovo.

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Free AR App Brings you Face to Face with 30,000-Year-Old Sungir People

Visual Science created an app so you to see scientifically accurate faces of the Sungir people who lived 30,000 years ago, called VRScience.

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Starting Blocks
Google Makes VR Content Creation Easy with New Blocks App

Online behemoth Google has just released Blocks, a new 3D modeling software that promises easy and accessible content creation for VR.

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3D Rendering a Fake Image for a French Photo ID

Blurring the lines of identity and what is real, a French artist has used 3D modeling to fake a image for his government photo ID.