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Rec Room’s Big Plans for the Metaverse: “So Much More Than a Game”

One of the biggest apps in virtual reality just got a boost to become one of the biggest players in the next big technology trend, the metaverse. Rec Room, a Seattle-based social gaming startup founded by people who worked on Microsoft’s early HoloLens efforts, announced Monday that it had raised …

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10 anonymous media managers predict the industry-shaking events of 2022

Disney Chairman Bob Iger arrives for the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 6, 2021 in Sun Valley, Idaho. Kevin Dietsch | Getty Images New Year forecast pieces are a journalistic standard. But instead of making my own predictions, I asked 10 media managers, with the promise of …

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DirecTV Stream and Satellite TV are raising their prices next month

DirecTV’s satellite and stream services will see price increases in January – increases the company attributes to rising programming costs and “above-average inflation among our suppliers”. From January 23rd next year, the bills of customers of both groups will likely increase – but it depends in particular on how much …

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“West Side Story”, Spider-Man and Hollywood’s Older Go-To-Go Problem

This is the December 14, 2021 issue of the Wide Shot newsletter about the entertainment business. If this has been forwarded to you, please log in here to receive it in your inbox. Hollywood is in the middle of a two-week period that is revealing pretty much everything important about …

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Employment in Taiwan improves in October amid easing COVID-19 concerns

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) Workers in local industrial and service sectors rose in October as business activity picked up amid subsided concerns about COVID-19, according to the Directorate-General for Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS). . Given rising domestic consumption, according to the DGBAS, the accommodation and food / beverage industries, …

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Economic recovery brings in more taxpayers’ money than expected | Nevada News

By SAM METZ, AP / Report for America CARSON CITY, Nevada (AP) – Nevada’s economy is recovering faster during the pandemic than in some past recessions, but variants of coronavirus continue to raise questions about the state’s path to full recovery. The five-person panel responsible for economic forecasting on Tuesday …

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Video conferencing: Global Markets by 2026

Report Scope: This report has segmented the market by component, organizational size, deployment mode, system, application, end-use, and region. The report provides an overview of the global Video Conferencing Market and analyzes market trends. New York, December 6th, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Reportlinker.com announces the release of Video Conferencing: Global …

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Chicago Police Unions’ vaccination mandate lawsuit wins the hearing | Government and politics

As the deadlines for vaccine mandates have passed, the ramifications come on the country’s police force. “We’ll still give them one last chance to do the right thing,” Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot told police officers for refusing to report their vaccine status. The battle in court where a judge ordered …

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Are reviews of O’Crab Cajun Seafood in Nampa, ID real?

After opening in the Salt Lake City area, O’Crab Cajun Seafood expanded into the Treasure Valley. O’Crab Cajun Seafood & Grill Facebook If you’re hungry for information on O’Crab Cajun Seafood & Bar, a new restaurant slated for the Boise Spectrum, you can browse hundreds of reviews of the chain’s …

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Fresno, CA Professor of Squid Game and American Debt Worries

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other opinion pieces offer perspectives on topics that are important to our community and are independent of the work of our editors. From left, Lee Jung-jae, Jung Hoyeon, Hwang Dong-hyuk and Park Hae Soo come to a red carpet event for “Squid Game” on Monday, …

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