It really is amazing how influential some science fiction writers are in the development of real science. Is it that they truly have insight into the future ( from the future?), or is it that science only pursues the good ideas from Sci-Fy? Take gesture recognition for example.
I wonder, if my university had a virtual reality research Center, when I was doing my undergraduate degree, would it have changed my major? I am not sure, but VR is moving past a scientific toy or game interface, it is becoming reality.
Virtual reality research is being targeted at some many unconventional areas of study. VR technology is at it’s best when it is being used to open up a new previously unseen world without the risk or cost to the participant. VR is about more than 3D movies and realistic video games it is also about […]
For the longest time, the driving force behind advancements in virtual reality technology came from the gaming community. Soon however the military picked it up and researchers started to add more reality to the virtual information and augmented or mixed reality was born.
Today’s Cyber War and Future A.I. Wars. Today around the world the combined losses to cyber attacks in 2016 was $3488 per second. Yes you read that right. This is according to one of the leading experts in cyber-security. If you multiply this out it comes to $100 billion per year! This is real evidence […]
New HP Z VR Backpack – Wearable VR PC This is a bit of a surprise! When most virtual reality systems developers are working to design headsets or glasses to be smaller, lighter, faster and have amazing graphics, one major player has gone the other way. HP has just released a wearable backpack virtual reality […]