First Speakers Revealed for November’s VRDays Europe

VRDays Europe 2020

VRDays Europe will be hosting its first virtual festival in November, bringing industry professionals and XR fans together across three days. For those that are interested in the many talks taking place, organisers have announced the first lineup of speakers set to contribute to this digital event.

VRDays Europe 2020

Just as in previous years VRDays Europe is attracting some of the most well-known advocates of VR and AR technology. Stars of the show will include Alvin Wang Graylin, China President at HTC who is also Vice-Chair of the Virtual Reality Venture Capital Alliance; Director of XR Research at Unity, Timoni West and Jeremy Bailenson, professor of communication at Stanford University. Continue reading

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Bonnaroo’s Virtual ROO-ALITY Features New & Archived Sets This Weekend

Although Bonnaroo can’t happen as planned IRL this weekend, we’re all there in spirit.

Bonnaroo Presents: Virtual ROO-ALITY is going down today (and tomorrow) featuring The White Stripes, James Brown, My Morning Jacket, Run the Jewels and many more.

If you’re looking for a livestream with an eclectic mix of music and entertainment, look no further than Bonnaroo’s Virtual ROO-ALITY. Bringing the beloved festival concept from Tennessee to a living room near you, Roo is taking over with archived sets and brand new performances alike. Continue reading

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New York Reports Most Single-Day COVID-19 Cases Since June

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced, Saturday, that New York reported 1,000 new coronavirus cases after Friday’s tests were administered. This is the state’s highest single-day total since June.

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100,000 total tests were taken, one-percent of which came back positive. Additionally, the state reported 527 hospitalizations and four COVID-19-related deaths. 

“It’s vital that New Yorkers continue to practice the basic behaviors that drive our ability to fight COVID-19 as we move into the fall and flu season,” Cuomo said in a press release, Saturday. “Wearing masks, socially distancing and washing hands make a critical difference, as does the deliberate enforcement of state guidance by local governments. We’ll continue to closely monitor the data and keep New Yorkers updated so they can make educated decisions for themselves and their families. We can move through COVID-19 if we stay New York Tough and if we do so together.” Continue reading

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Rose Leslie and Kit Harington Are Officially Expecting Their First Child

Rose Leslie and Kit Harington officially are expecting their first child. Leslie broke the news in an interview with the U.K.’s Make Magazine.

Kit Harington, Rose Leslie, Pregant Both Harington and Leslie starred in HBO’s Game of Thrones as the romantically involved Jon Snow and Ygritte. The couple began dating in 2012 and were wed in Scotland in June 2019.

 The two currently live in a Tudor manor house in East Anglia. Leslie describes their home as “the house that Jon Snow built.”  Continue reading

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Nike Air Max 2090 “Bred” Coming Soon: Photos

This year has been a massive one for the sneaker world as we have been blessed with a plethora of great releases. Every single year, Nike comes through with a new Air Max model and 2020 was no exception as they trotted out the Air Max 2090. As the name suggests, the silhouette pays homage to the 30-year-old Air Max 90, while bringing the sneaker into the 21st century thanks to a futuristic upper. Over the course of the last few months, this sneaker has been given plenty of great colorways, and now, it is being hit with a classic one. Continue reading

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