For many, virtual reality might provide sorely needed mental health relief. That is, if it can shake its reputation as a tech gimmick.
Working at the intersection of hardware and software engineering, researchers are developing new techniques for improving 3D displays for virtual and augmented reality technologies.
HoloLens, Virtual Reality, and Mixed Reality are all but dead at Microsoft.
Is the world ready for smart glasses powered by Facebook?
«Ray-Ban Stories are the first product in a multiyear partnership between Facebook and the European eyewear conglomerate EssilorLuxottica, Ray-Ban’s parent company.»
Around the world in 80 virtual-reality simulations? Why armchair travel will never be a substitute for the weary trudge
«There is a way it feels to be in London that cannot be captured except by visiting that place»
Defining the Metaverse, and explaining why Microsoft is well-placed for the virtual reality opportunity
«A future VR headset, though, could contain as many monitors as you could possibly want — or your entire field of view could be one massive monitor. Moreover, the fact that a headset shifts your senses out of your physical environment is actually an advantage if said physical environment has nothing to do with your work.»
If AR is extending, adding, or changing reality, we can find a lot of examples that eventually will lead us to AR invention. Of course…
Some thoughts on the clearly forthcoming ‘Reality Pro’ headset
It’s Metaverse time. But are we ready?
«After decades of fiction, friction and failure, it appears that we are finally poised to realize a collective dream of that shared, immersive virtual reality known as The Metaverse.»
Virtual reality is posed to become a fundamental technology, and outfits like Magic Leap have an opportunity to become some of the largest companies ever.
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