Far from home, refugees build digital heritage with virtual reality
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(Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Growing up, Naseem Badar heard stories from her parents, uncles and aunts of how they fled for their lives from their village in northern India amidst bloody riots during the Partition and made their way to the newly created country of Pakistan.The Partition in 1947, following India’s independence from British rule,…

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FEATURE-Far from home, refugees build digital heritage with virtual reality
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(Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Growing up, Naseem Badar heard stories from her parents, uncles and aunts of how they fled for their lives from their village in northern India amidst bloody riots during the Partition and made their way to the newly created country of Pakistan.The Partition in 1947, following India’s independence from British rule,…

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Leaked Vids Reveal The Oculus Quest 2, A VR Headset That’s Gonna Get Dirty
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Last year, Facebook untethered virtual reality fans from their computers with the standalone Oculus Quest, one of the best ways to experience VR. Earlier today a pair of videos originally uploaded to the Facebook Blueprint website revealed the Oculus Quest 2, a higher-resolution, more powerful standalone virtual reality headset with a white strap that’s sure…

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Hear Y Combinator’s Eric Migicovsky and Chrysalis Cloud’s Kate Whitcomb talk hardware at Disrupt 2020
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As has been said so many times before: “Hardware is hard.” But has building a hardware company gotten any easier over the years? Or has 2020 introduced all new challenges of its own? At Disrupt 2020 — our first-ever entirely virtual Disrupt! — we’ll be joined by two people who have tons of insight into…

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