SteamVR tracking technology to be free to developers

Posted On May 12 2021 by

first_imgSteamVR tracking technology to be free to developersComplete a special course and its all yours, royalty and licensing freeRachel WeberSenior EditorFriday 5th August 2016Share this article Recommend Tweet ShareValve is giving third party developers royalty-free licensing for its SteamVR tracking technology, allowing them to make new controllers and peripherals for VR spaces. Think VR golf club peripherals or swords – this tech lets your game and your devices know exactly where they are. “We believe that the largest value for our customers and for Valve will come from allowing SteamVR Tracking to proliferate as widely as possible. The existence of more SteamVR-compatible devices will make the SteamVR community more valuable for customers and developers,” said Valve.”Having a wide community of hardware developers pushing the platform forward will result in innovations that we Valve would never think of or pursue on our own. Also, all SteamVR devices and hardware components will become cheaper if more of them get made.”Related JobsSenior Game Designer – UE4 – AAA United Kingdom Amiqus GamesProgrammer – REMOTE – work with industry veterans! North West Amiqus GamesJunior Video Editor – GLOBAL publisher United Kingdom Amiqus GamesDiscover more jobs in games The only requirement is the developers complete an introductory course on the tracking technology which costs $2975 per participant. Each course is 3.5 days long and will take 10-12 attendees and is provided by Synapse Product Development.”Valve has limited bandwidth to provide licensee support, but wants to make sure that licensees are not constrained by that limitation. To that end Valve has partnered with Synapse Product Development to provide onboarding and educational and consulting services for all SteamVR Tracking licensees.”The first advertised course starts next month and you can find out more at the official Valve FAQ.Celebrating employer excellence in the video games industry8th July 2021Submit your company Sign up for The VR & AR newsletter and get the best of GamesIndustry.biz in your inbox. Enter your email addressMore storiesEA leans on Apex Legends and live services in fourth quarterQ4 and full year revenues close to flat and profits take a tumble, but publisher’s bookings still up double-digitsBy Brendan Sinclair 7 hours agoEA Play Live set for July 22Formerly E3-adjacent event moves to take place a month and half after the ESA’s showBy Jeffrey Rousseau 8 hours agoLatest comments Sign in to contributeEmail addressPasswordSign in Need an account? Register now.last_img read more


Vivint Solar shows improved profitability but flat growth in Q3

Posted On May 9 2021 by

first_imgVivint Solar shows improved profitability but flat growth in Q3The residential solar installer is still struggling following SunEdison’s failed acquisition, but reported record low prices and improved results. November 8, 2016 Christian Roselund Legal Manufacturing Markets Markets & Policy Share While SunEdison finally abandoned its botched acquisition of Vivint Solar in March, eight months later Vivint is still rebuilding its business, including its capital structure.Vivint Solar’s Q3 results showed progress in that regard as well as improvement in raw financials. Vivint increased revenues 84% to US$42.3 million on the back of expanded direct sales while reducing operating losses by 39% to US$33.3 million, with a net loss of US$39.3 million. The results of third-party solar providers like Vivint Solar cannot be judged against the results of traditional installers or manufacturers. The company installed 59 MW during the third quarter, a 3% fall from Q3 2015, which brought it to 634 MW of cumulative installations. This brought Vivint to US$2.43 billion of estimated contract payments remaining, and net retained value of US$649 million after debt is accounted for.On its quarterly results call, Vivint stated that the negative year-over-year growth that the company is experiencing is the result of its depleted capital position in the wake of the failed SunEdison acquisition. And while the company reported raising US$200 million in tax equity investments yesterday, this came a too late for the company’s Q3 business. Vivint Solar Chief Financial Officer Dana Russell notes that while the company knew that it would be able to raise tax equity funds, “we were not certain of the exact timing or the specific conditions of the tax equity funds”, which slowed its installation schedule.In addition to the new tax equity financing, at the end of Q3 Vivint Solar had US$226 million in undrawn capacity in an aggregation facility and US$100 million in a subordinated holdco credit facility. When all these sources of financing are considered, Vivint Solar CEO David Bywater says that the company now has the largest runway of financing that it has had since it went public. In addition to raising money, Vivint reduced its installation cost to the lowest level it has seen to date at US$2.85 per watt. This represented a US$0.49 per watt decline in only two quarters, with both installation and sales and marketing costs falling significantly. This is a competitive price for a third-party solar company, however Sunrun and SolarCity have not reported results and costs for the third quarter yet.Vivint also reported positive results from a pilot project in collaboration with Vivint Smart Home, reporting that among 2,000 qualified Smart Home customers over 30% expressed an interest in going solar. Vivint CEO Bywater says that he expects this collaboration and specifically the large salesforce of Vivint Smart Home to be a major asset to the company in coming quarters. Vivint also expects more direct sales in future quarters, including in Florida where it has recently established a presence. And although the company only booked 59 MW during Q3, Bywater says that he sees the momentum returning to the company.This content is protected by copyright and may not be reused. 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Ambedkar’s Justification For A Majoritarian Rule

Posted On May 8 2021 by

first_imgAs trivial as this question may seem, it is fairly relevant in the context of the early 20th Century, when the movement for forming an independent state- India -completely disjoint from Great Britain was not popular among the thought leaders representing the interests of the people living in the subcontinent.After all, here is Gandhi writing to the Viceroy of India during WWI :“I would make India offer all her able-bodied sons as a sacrifice to the Empire at its critical moment, and I know that India, by this very act, would become the most favoured partner in the Empire … I write this because I love the English nation, and I wish to evoke in every Indian the loyalty of Englishmen.”Counterintuitive as this may seem from what we know of Gandhi, he also drove the ambulance in the war-field to mobilize medical attention to soldiers during WWI. The development in Gandhi’s thought in ‘freeing’ the people of India is one of his honour reception and allies. Nevertheless, as A.C. Grayling points out in his book Democracy And Its Crisis – “ if the label ‘democracy’ had not been placed in such bad odour by Plato that few were prepared to defend a political system under that name…until very recently in history.” – Democracy, as we understand it now, was merely developing in The West and the colonies.The founders, Ambedkar in particular, recognized the potential tyranny in a majoritarian democratic governance set-up for India. Alongside the admission of potential oppression of the Muslim community at a federal level, Dr Ambedkar recognized the great tyranny for the Hindu community in extending reserved Muslim representation in legislative houses.Dr BR Ambedkar eloquently laid down the democratic model for India while speaking against ‘Communal Awards’ in Muslim majority constituencies: “…as a King has no Divine Right to rule, so also a majority has no Divine Right to rule. Majority Rule is tolerated only because it is for a limited period and subject to the right to have it changed, and secondly because it is a rule of a political majority, i.e., the majority which has submitted itself to the suffrage of a minority and not a communal majority.”Ambedkar reasons out a majoritarian democratic rule by three clauses; first, the rule is for a limited period; second, the rule is subject to change; third, the rule gets elected by equitable voting of the people who did not make it to being a majority, which Ambedkar denominates – Political Minority. A clear warning here is that the distinction between minority and majority should purely be on the basis of political voting and not group identity (“communal”).  For if the citizens are made to choose their political party preference based on their community (Religion being apropos in the context of India), the community which is greater in number will always hold power and potentially be tyrannous to the minority community. This kind of communal politics is seen throughout the history of Independent India, but its origin is often misunderstood or misrepresented by people with political interests.All India Muslim League was established in 1906 with Aga Khan as its first president, in fear of little or no representation of the Muslim community in India- through the Indian National Congress -to the British government. The bipartisan agreement among the communities was to prove their loyalty to the British Empire and gaining trust through exposing the people to English ideals, principles, and education; in Gandhi’s viewpoint, to even sacrifice lives for the British military in World War I.Later on, when the idea of a completely sovereign India was to get popular, this disjunction between the INC and AIML surfaced into the idea of a partition. Politics in India became more communal in nature with the foundation of Hindu Maha Sabha in 1933, although the organization argued against the necessity of two countries.This overlap of communal interests to political interests of the people has led to a gross violation of a firm founding principle of our nation, but pragmatically inevitable in Indian landscape; for as Cardinal Manning contended – ‘All human conflict is ultimately theological.’last_img read more


Former Hoboken spokesman Melli joins high-powered PR firm Mercury

Posted On May 7 2021 by

first_imgHobokenPolitics & Policy Former Hoboken spokesman Juan Melli has joined high-powered public relations firm Mercury Public Affairs, taking over as their vice president.Hoboken spokesman Juan Melli (left) and Mayor Ravi Bhalla. Facebook photo.By John Heinis/Hudson County View“We are thrilled to welcome Juan to Mercury,” Mercury Partner Mike Soliman said in a statement . “As a respected and experienced communications expert, Juan will be a tremendous asset to our team and provide best-in-class service to our clients.”“I am excited to join such a talented team and look forward to helping clients in New Jersey and across the country solve their most complex challenges,” added Melli.Mike DuHaime, another partner in the firm, praised Melli’s work under tough circumstances.“Juan managed communications under the most extreme conditions during Hurricane Sandy in Hoboken and built the strongest municipal social media presence in the state,” he said.“He is a creative problem-solver whose expansive and proven communications expertise will strengthen our public relations and digital capabilities.”Prior to his work for the City of Hoboken, Melli was Director of New Media for Governor JonCorzine’s campaign and Associate Editor and Columnist for PolitickerNJ.com.He also founded BlueJersey.com in 2005 – one of the first websites for state-level political news and analysis.In 2006, PolitickerNJ.com recognized Melli as “Politician of the Year” and later ranked him #17 on the Top 100 Power List.He is a 2002 graduate of Rutgers University and earned a Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Princeton University in 2008.Melli, who resides in Hoboken with his wife and two boys, left his municipal government post at the end of last month and still owns his own consulting firm, Progressive Strategies, according to his LinkedIn page. By John Heinis – March 19, 2018 10:11 am 0 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter CarePoint Health reaches deal for Cigna Health Insurance to join their network RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Community Facebook Twitter Bayonne Jersey City high school teacher suspended after rant calling George Floyd ‘a f***ing criminal’ Previous articleJersey City teachers end strike after one school day, will return to work tomorrowNext articleFired up for a political fight, DeGise sounds off on ‘tin-horned dictators’ Stack, Fulop John Heinis Community Former Hoboken spokesman Melli joins high-powered PR firm Mercury TAGSjuan mellimercury public affairsmike duhaimemike soliman SHARE FBW says Prime Cycle’s new location violates state guidelines for Hoboken waterfrontlast_img read more


Aquece Rio Test Event a Success

Posted On May 4 2021 by

first_img We’ll send you our regular newsletter and include you in our monthly giveaways. PLUS, you’ll receive our exclusive Rider Fitness digital edition with 15 exercises for more effective riding. Horse Sport Enews SIGN UP The Aquece Rio International Horse Trials, the test event that wound to a close at the Deodoro Olympic Equestrian Centre yesterday, has been widely acknowledged as a successful preparation for next year’s Rio 2016 Olympic Games, with the opportunity to test field of play, stabling and cross country operations.Also tested were results, scoring and timing technology, training facilities, veterinary and medical services, sanitary and biosecurity procedures, anti-doping (human and equine), accreditation and media operations.IOC Director Gilbert Felli, who was in Rio for the one-year-to-go celebrations and to check in on the test event programme, said he was happy with how things had run at Deodoro for the equestrian test event.“We are very happy with the test event”, he said. “It’s an excellent tool to put the team together and it’s where you start to build up the team through integration of the different parties – sport, government and the organising committee. It’s why we do a test event, so that we can correct things and make sure everybody understands everything for next year, and Rio has delivered on that.”Tim Hadaway, FEI Director, Games & Championships, also felt that the test event had been hugely beneficial. “We’ve seen great progress with infrastructure completed in time for the test event and an efficient competition delivered”, he said. “However there is still a lot of work to do to scale the venue up for next year and to ensure the standard of facilities, services and general experience for our human and equine athlete is of a true Olympic standard in 2016.”Mike Laleune, General Manager of the Deodoro Olympic Park, which is hosting 15 sports across the Olympic and Paralympic Games, commented from the Rio 2016 Organising Committee perspective. “Overall, I’m very pleased with the results of the equestrian test event”, he said. “It culminates many months of hard work and preparation. More importantly, it gives us a very clear idea what areas require improvement in order to deliver the Olympic and Paralympic competitions next year.”Ataide Pereira, Sports Manager at the Deodoro Olympic Equestrian venue, was pleased with the way the competition had tested so many operational aspects. “I’m very happy with how the test event went, and I want to say a big thank you to my team who worked so hard to produce the results we had here this week, and to the volunteers that helped us so much. But we have a lot of work still to do to achieve the standard we need for the Games. The best athletes in the world will be here next year, so we need to have the best facilities for them and for their horses, so that they can produce the best results.”Ruy Fonseca (BRA), team silver and individual bronze medallist at the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games, had planned to ride at the test event but his horse Quaint Normand was not accepted at the first horse inspection. Fonseca stayed on-site to support his team mates in the competition.“I was here three years ago and thought we need to do a lot of work on the place to make it an Olympic venue”, he said, “but I’ve been very impressed with what’s been done, the effort that’s been put into the venue and how amazing it looks already, 12 months out from the Games. And I’ve heard the same comments from everybody.“For sure things still need to be done, things need to be polished up, but in my view it’ll be a very special Games. It’s the first in South America and it’s going to provide a really important legacy for our continent for all sports, not just for equestrian. The equestrian venue is one of the best I’ve seen and hopefully it will keep going after the Games as part of the legacy, not just for Brazil but for the whole continent.”Lars Roepstorff, the FEI appointed footing analyst, was in Deodoro to conduct scientific testing on the all-weather footing. “The material and installation definitely has the potential to provide excellent footing for next year’s Olympic Games”, he said, “but it is vital that the correct maintenance is done over the next 12 months, right up to and during the Games. Everything is in place for excellent Olympic competition next year and as it’s a pre-existing equestrian facility, all our athletes – human and equine – will be really well looked after.An official Observers Programme was run concurrently with the Test Event, with representatives from 16 National Olympic Committees and National Federations attending three-days of presentations and meetings.Australia, Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Great Britain, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Switzerland, Sweden and the United States of America all sent delegations to Rio, and the general consensus was that the Observers Programme had been extremely informative.Will Connell, USEF Director of Sport Programs, commented: “The observers programme, from the equestrian side, has given us everything we need, and it was probably more beneficial being here without horses than with them, as we’ve able to get on with things and go to meetings.“Having seen this venue for the first time back in 2011, the development and progression has been pleasantly surprising, and they deserve great credit for what’s been achieved. There are of course areas that need working on, but it was encouraging that these had already been identified by the venue management team. They’re not big things and are easily curable. If they carry on developing the venue at this rate it will be one of the best Olympic and Paralympic venues we’ve seen.” Tags: Aquece Rio International Horse Trials, More from Horse Sport:Christilot Boylen Retires From Team SportAfter an exemplary career as one of Canada’s top Dressage riders, seven-time Olympian Christilot Boylen has announced her retirement from team competition.2020 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair CancelledFor only the second time in its history, The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair has been cancelled but plans are being made for some virtual competitions.Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Statement on 2020 EventAs the Province of Ontario starts to reopen, The Royal’s Board and staff will adhere to all recommendations put forward by government and health officials.Government Financial Assistance for Ontario FarmersOntario Equestrian has recently released this update of several financial assistance packages available, including those for farm business. 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Day care worker fat shames 5-year-old boy by leaving note in his lunchbox

Posted On May 3 2021 by

first_imgGoroda/iStock(KINGWOOD, Texas) — A day care worker who fat shamed a 5-year-old boy by leaving a note in his lunchbox has been fired from the Rocking Horse Day Care Center in Kingwood, Texas, a suburb of Houston in the northeast part of the city.Francesca Easdon, the mother of the 5-year-old boy, said she is in “absolute shock” after she placed a supportive note in her son’s lunchbox at the start of the day to “make him smile at lunch time.” “I wrote this note just so at lunchtime he would have something that would make him happy and I am thinking about him,” Easdon told ABC’s Houston station KTRK-TV.Easdon posted a message on Facebook describing the incident in detail.“We have been working with [my son] on his eating, he’s extremely picky! I have been introducing new healthy options in his lunchbox and discussed the changes with his school. And for the record, I feel that [my son] is perfect the way he is, I’m just helping him make healthier choices. Instead of his school being supportive I am in absolute shock at what happened,” she wrote.“Please tell [my son] that his mommy loves him so much and I’m thinking about him,” said the note that Easdon left in the lunchbox.But when her son returned home from school and she looked in his lunchbox, she found that somebody had written on the same note fat shaming her son.“No! Put him on diet and go away,” it read.Easdon said she was in shock: “It took a minute to register, what I even saw and I just kept re-reading it and I just stood there for a minute.”Up until that point she said that she had never had a problem with Rocking Horse until the incident. Easdon immediately called the day care center and ended up meeting with the director last week.“When I asked them what are you planning to do about this … I let them know right then that the only resolution is that that person that wrote the note should be terminated,” Easdon told KTRK in an interview.According to Easdon, the teacher that was involved in the incident confessed and was fired by Rocking Horse Day Care.The boy’s mother said she is “disgusted that I put my trust in these people to care for my child and this is what I get in return.”Easdon has some advice to parents after she and her family experienced this incident.Said Easdon: “Monitor your daycares closely and stay away from this facility, they do NOT deserve the privilege of teaching our children.” Copyright © 2019, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.last_img read more


Assistant Professor of Psychology (Human Factors)

Posted On May 2 2021 by

first_imgCALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACHCollege of Liberal ArtsDepartment of PsychologyTenure-Track Position OpeningRecruitment Number: 2620Position: Assistant Professor of Psychology (Human Factors)Effective Date: August 17, 2021 (Fall Semester)Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications andexperienceTo Apply Visit: https://www.csulb.edu/academic-affairs/faculty-affairs/assistant-professor-of-psychology-2620 Required Qualifications:Ph.D. in Human Factors Psychology or closely relatedfield.Degree at time of application or official notification ofcompletion of the doctoral degree by August 1, 2021.Ability to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduatecourses related to Human Factors.Evidence of effective teaching at the college level.Potential or ability to develop and maintain an active programof research in any area of Human Factors. Scholarly productivity asevidenced by peer-reviewed publications and professionalpresentations.Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diversestudent population.Preferred Qualifications:Scholarly productivity with a research emphasis in any area ofhuman factors (e.g., medical, aviation, automotive, cyber security,human-computer interaction, accessibility).Potential for, or experience in, generating external grantfunding and/or acquiring contract work for human factorsprojects.Excellence in teaching and mentoring student-centered researchwith a diverse student population.Ability to involve undergraduate and graduate students infaculty-directed research and funded human factorsprojects.Ability to mentor undergraduate and graduate students inindependent research.APPLICATION DEADLINE:Review of applications to begin September 1, 2020.Position opened until filled (or recruitment canceled)EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS:A background check (including a criminal records check andtelephone reference check with most recent employer) must becompleted satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered aposition with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete thebackground check may affect the application status of applicants orcontinued employment of current CSU employees who apply for theposition.The person holding this position is considered a “mandatedreporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect ReportingAct and is required to comply with the requirements set forth inCSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition ofemployment.____________CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diversepopulation can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance,civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of eachindividual, without regard to race, color, national origin,ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexualorientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age,Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran’s status. CSULB isan Equal Opportunity Employer.jeid-36e7390b03261241a4b5833793b79c8elast_img read more


TRD Insights: Every commercial sale that closed in NYC last week

Posted On May 2 2021 by

first_imgThe number of commercial transactions in New York City was down sharply last week but the total dollar amount was up slightly.Though the residential market regained some ground last week, the commercial market continued to fall in New York during the coronavirus pandemic.The city’s total transaction volume fell by more than 56 percent from the week before, from $176.7 million to $77 million.ADVERTISEMENTNYC’s Commercial Sales Last WeekShow 102550100 entriesSearch:AddressBoroughSale dateSale price 250 WEST 34TH STREET , MANHATTANMANHATTAN04/15/2020$34,000,000 177 FRANKLIN STREET , MANHATTANMANHATTAN04/16/2020$18,000,000 22-70 31ST STREET , QUEENS’, ‘N/A 29TH STREET , QUEENSQUEENS04/16/2020$7,365,000 42-44 13TH STREET , QUEENS’, ‘N/A 43RD AVENUE , QUEENSQUEENS04/15/2020$5,900,000 277 BROADWAY , BROOKLYNBROOKLYN04/13/2020$3,835,000 102-30 JAMAICA AVENUE , QUEENS’, ‘102-32 JAMAICA AVENUE , QUEENS’, ‘102-34 JAMAICA AVENUE , QUEENSQUEENS04/16/2020$2,500,000 37-12 PRINCE STREET 6B, QUEENSQUEENS04/13/2020$1,648,400 3524 CHURCH AVENUE 7, BROOKLYNBROOKLYN04/14/2020$1,600,000 8034 223RD STREET , QUEENS’, ‘N/A 223RD STREET , QUEENSQUEENS04/14/2020$800,000 535 WEST 52ND STREET 4A, MANHATTANMANHATTAN04/15/2020$481,330Showing 1 to 10 of 14 entriesPreviousNextSOURCE: TRD analysis of Department of Finance salesManhattan had the highest dollar volume of sales at $52.5 million. Queens had the most sales — seven totaling $18.6 million, for an average sale price of $2.7 million. Brooklyn had $5.8 million change hands across four commercial sales. There were no such transactions recorded in the Bronx or Staten Island last week. This content is for subscribers only.Subscribe Nowlast_img read more


EHF gives “title-places” in new European League and EHF Cup

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first_imgNational teams with 20 players’ squad at Men’s EHF EURO 2022 ShareTweetShareShareEmail EHF postpones European League draw due coronavirus threat Recommended for you Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published.Comment Name Email Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Michael Wiederer is only candidate for EHF president ShareTweetShareShareEmailCommentsEHF distributed places in the 2020/21 season that would normally go to the title-winning team from the previous season. Following a thorough analysis of the situation the EHF EXEC has decided that this place will be awarded to the federation that is ranked first in the competition in question.By doing so, each competition will not lose the place of the defending champion in the upcoming season and the additional team from the strongest federation will certainly contribute to the overall quality of the competition.According to this decision the defending champions places have been awarded as follows:Men’s EHF European League to Germany as the first ranked federation in the old Men’s EHF CupMen’s EHF European Cup to Romania as the first ranked federation in the old Men’s Challenge CupWomen’s EHF European League to Denmark as the first ranked federation in the old Women’s EHF CupWomen’s EHF European Cup to Spain as the first ranked federation in the old Women’s Challenge Cup Related Items:EHF Click to commentlast_img read more


Changes in some Trick Or Treat times due to the weather

Posted On Apr 20 2021 by

first_img Twitter WhatsApp Google+ IndianaLocalMichiganNewsSouth Bend Market Changes in some Trick Or Treat times due to the weather The forecast has some towns choosing to move their trick-or-treating to Friday.Shipshewana, Osceola and North Liberty will now have trick-or-treat hours on Friday from 5 to 7 p.m.Buchanan is planning on 6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday.Sturgis will be 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday.Also, the Middlebury Halloween Parade will take place inside the Middlebury Township Fire Department at 7 p.m. Thursday night. Pinterest By Tommie Lee – October 31, 2019 0 585 WhatsApp Facebook Google+ Twitter Facebook Pinterest Previous articleAnother crash on “The Devil’s Backbone”Next articleCandidate James Mueller talks about his priorities for South Bend Tommie Leelast_img read more