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Confessions of a Virtual Reality Gym Rat

Confessions of a Virtual Reality Gym Rat

Confessions of a Virtual Reality Gym Rat Confessions of a Virtual Reality Gym Rat Unlike Peloton and its imitators, Supernatural has no live element. Classes are recorded, and though you can compare your stats with your friends on a leader board, you can’t compete with them in real time. The company recently added guided meditations to its offerings, and it …

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A Beloved World War II Photo Comes to Life in a Virtual Reunion

A Beloved World War II Photo Comes to Life in a Virtual Reunion

A Beloved World War II Photo Comes to Life in a Virtual Reunion A Beloved World War II Photo Comes to Life in a Virtual Reunion Late last month, Ms. Adler Donley shared the photo on several World War II-themed internet groups, along with an appeal: “Trying to find these children from Italy. My dad Martin Adler, 96 years old, …

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Making Bar Trivia Virtual – The New York Times

Making Bar Trivia Virtual - The New York Times

Making Bar Trivia Virtual – The New York Times Making Bar Trivia Virtual – The New York Times “There was a very concerted call and an effort within the trivia community to make sure that you’re not just asking questions about white America and white Americana,” Ms. Yu said. Newcomers to trivia, even those with decent general knowledge and a …

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No signal: Internet ‘dead zones’ cut rural students off from virtual classes.

No signal: Internet ‘dead zones’ cut rural students off from virtual classes.

No signal: Internet ‘dead zones’ cut rural students off from virtual classes. No signal: Internet ‘dead zones’ cut rural students off from virtual classes. Shekinah and Orlandria Lennon were sitting at their kitchen table this fall, taking online classes, when video of their teachers and fellow students suddenly froze on their laptop screens. The wireless antenna on the roof had …

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The Evolving Travel ‘Experience’: Virtual, Actual and In Between

The Evolving Travel ‘Experience’: Virtual, Actual and In Between

The Evolving Travel ‘Experience’: Virtual, Actual and In Between The Evolving Travel ‘Experience’: Virtual, Actual and In Between Guided excursions have long been at the heart of travel, but like everything else, the pandemic disrupted such experiences, and many went virtual. But as travel begins to tick up, existing tour companies are adapting to social distancing in other ways. Some …

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Trump’s Objection to Virtual Plan Puts Next Debate in Jeopardy

Trump’s Objection to Virtual Plan Puts Next Debate in Jeopardy

Trump’s Objection to Virtual Plan Puts Next Debate in Jeopardy Trump’s Objection to Virtual Plan Puts Next Debate in Jeopardy The commission was already under pressure to reform its safety protocols after last week’s debate in Cleveland, where Mr. Trump’s family members and aides declined to wear masks in the debate hall, flouting regulations set by the organizers. Mr. Biden’s …

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Trump and Biden get evites as Al Smith Dinner goes virtual New York coronavirus pandemic Joe Biden James Mattis Donald Trump

Al Smith Dinner

Trump and Biden get evites as Al Smith Dinner goes virtual New York coronavirus pandemic Joe Biden James Mattis Donald Trump Trump and Biden get evites as Al Smith Dinner goes virtual New York coronavirus pandemic Joe Biden James Mattis Donald Trump Trump has accepted an invitation to return to the dinner for the first time in four years. Organizers …

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How a Celebrity Fitness Trainer Who Has Gone Virtual Spends Sundays

How a Celebrity Fitness Trainer Who Has Gone Virtual Spends Sundays

How a Celebrity Fitness Trainer Who Has Gone Virtual Spends Sundays How a Celebrity Fitness Trainer Who Has Gone Virtual Spends Sundays Many gyms are open for business in New York, but the high-octane in-person group classes they are known for are not. Virtual exercise groups, however, are sweating it out in big numbers. For example, Akin Akman, a Nike …

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A Virtual Tour of Malawi, the ‘Warm Heart of Africa’

A Virtual Tour of Malawi, the ‘Warm Heart of Africa’

A Virtual Tour of Malawi, the ‘Warm Heart of Africa’ A Virtual Tour of Malawi, the ‘Warm Heart of Africa’ At the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, with travel restrictions in place worldwide, we launched a new series — The World Through a Lens — in which photojournalists help transport you, virtually, to some of our planet’s most beautiful and …

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With Virtual Reality, Caregivers Can Become Patients

With Virtual Reality, Caregivers Can Become Patients

With Virtual Reality, Caregivers Can Become Patients With Virtual Reality, Caregivers Can Become Patients “What I try to do with Embodied Labs is to provide that understanding gap, so people can get to that point faster than I did,” she said. “It’s the convergence of aging, emerging technology and the need to transform our work force training methods in health …

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