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9 Great Reads From CNET This Week: Schools, Meta VR, Foldable Phones and More

9 Great Reads From CNET This Week: Schools, Meta VR, Foldable Phones and More

All politics is local, as the old saying goes. The modern corollary could be that all local politics is national politics, given the power and reach of social media. That’s part of our focus this week in our Citizen Now series: We’re looking at what’s happening close to home as school boards, teachers, parents and …

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Technology layoffs show high-flying sector not immune from slowdown

Technology layoffs show high-flying sector not immune from slowdown

Canada’s technology sector has grown rapidly in recent years, as homegrown startups and foreign giants set about hiring hundreds of thousands of well-educated and talented workers. But that expansion has recently slowed to a crawl, as high inflation, interest rate hikes and a downturn for cryptocurrency have taken a lot of optimism out of the …

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Kern Life: RIDGECREST: Great base for exploring desert |  Bakersfield Life

Kern Life: RIDGECREST: Great base for exploring desert | Bakersfield Life

The high desert community of Ridgecrest (about 110 miles northeast of Bakersfield via highways 58, 14 and 395) is surrounded by four mountain ranges and provides a great base for exploring the natural history of the desert. The California Welcome Center in Ridgecrest is the state’s newest welcome center and its high-tech features include virtual …

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New Tools and Resources for Parents and Teens in VR and on Instagram

New Tools and Resources for Parents and Teens in VR and on Instagram

Parental Supervision Tools and Resources for Quest We’re beginning to roll out parental supervision tools to all Quest headsets. In the Parent Dashboard, parents and guardians can: Approve their teen’s download or purchase of an app that is blocked by default based on its IARC-rating. Teens 13+ can submit an “Ask to Buy” request, which …

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Apple VR and the Oculus Quest Pro seem to have all the right things in common

Apple VR and the Oculus Quest Pro seem to have all the right things in common

As we sit on the precipice of two major VR announcements this year — Apple’s VR glasses and Meta’s upcoming Project Cambria headset — it’s becoming clear that both of these headsets have an incredible amount in common. At the heart of all this is a design philosophy that isn’t centered around one medium. Instead …

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Virtual Interactive Technologies Corp.  Welcomes Sharmila Viswasam to its Advisory Board

Virtual Interactive Technologies Corp. Welcomes Sharmila Viswasam to its Advisory Board

Virtual Interactive Technologies Corp. Denver, Colorado, June 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virtual Interactive Technologies Corp., (OTC: VRVR) (“VRVR” or the “Company”), a multi-platform video gaming company is pleased to announce the addition of Ms. Sharmila H. Viswasam to its Advisory Board. Ms. Viswasam is a serial entrepreneur, licensed real estate professional in the Washington …

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Congress, Maryland General Assembly Appear Unlikely to Heed Biden's Call for Gas Tax Holiday – Conduit Street

Congress, Maryland General Assembly Appear Unlikely to Heed Biden’s Call for Gas Tax Holiday – Conduit Street

President Joe Biden is calling on Congress and states to take additional action to provide direct relief to American consumers struggling with soaring gas prices. Specifically, he is asking Congress to suspend the federal gas tax for three months. And he is calling on states to take similar action to provide some direct relief, whether …

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