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Opinion: Hungry Children Need Healthy School Meals to Thrive: A pandemic-era program that supported hungry children is set to disappear at the end of June. Pediatricians urge a new focus on food for kids. – Columns

“I just don’t know what we’re going to do. How will we get by?” Desmond’s mother sat across from me, her son’s pediatrician, during his annual well-child check. “The free breakfast and lunch at school has been a lifesaver for me financially and Desmond seems happier and more energetic. If we did not have access …

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Augmented World Expo 2022: 5 Ways AR Is Evolving

As the “metaverse” slowly transitions from a buzzword to reality, the Augmented World Expo—a gathering of augmented reality CEOs, engineers, creators, consumers and investors—showcased what the future of the industry might look like. Since its first event in 2013, AWE has grown to over 250 augmented and virtual reality companies from around the globe. The …

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The Metaverse is Already Populated With Bad Internet Behavior

In Meta’s Horizon Worlds, a player’s avatar is force-fed a bottle of “vodka.” Report writers noted that it taking place virtually did not make it feel any less invasive.Screenshot: SumOfUs Video It took less than an hour for one researcher studying Meta’s titular metaverse to be “raped” after putting on the VR headset for the …

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Snap Believes Interactive AR Lenses Are Games – What Do You Think?

When does gamification of an experience constitute a fully-fledged game? As part of its Gaming Advertising Deep Dive, The Drum quizzes Snap on whether it considers itself a certified gaming platform on account of the interaction of its augmented reality lenses. Anyone who follows the ups and downs of social media will have heard the …

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Colorado Springs nonprofit offers meal programs to help seniors | Lifestyle

For many Colorado Springs seniors, Silver Key is synonymous with mealtime. The nonprofit was founded in 1970 and has added various services throughout the years, such as transportation, a thrift store and temporary case management services. But it’s the food programs that are in the most demand. According to Derek Wilson, chief strategy officer, an …

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