Virtual reality control of robots over long distances enabled by new software Robots can now be controlled remotely in virtual reality thanks to software developed by Brown University researchers. The software connects a robot’s arms and grippers as well as … Continue reading Virtual robots
Immerse Yourself in New Worlds With Augmented and Virtual Reality To get a closer look at an archeological dig or to take a trip to Mars, visit the immersive experiences on IEEE Transmitter. There you can learn about the many … Continue reading Exploring archaelogical sites
The very real health dangers of virtual reality Is the magical world of virtual reality arriving in your home this holiday season? You’re not alone. Statistics show that more than a million VR headsets were shipped during the third quarter … Continue reading Is VR dangerous?
Airbnb is bringing virtual reality to hospitality Soon Airbnb guests will be able to check out their holiday digs using virtual reality – before they check in. The home sharing platform has revealed it is in the early stages of … Continue reading Watch this space
Robots, Chat Rooms, and AI: 3 Ways Virtual Reality Can Save Businesses Billions With the potential congestion, delays, and hassles of airports around the holidays, virtual reality’s promise of telepresence is more needed than ever by weary business travelers. Of … Continue reading Virtual expert systems
Can virtual reality change minds on social issues? In 2004, Cathy Hackl may have watched more violent videos than anyone in America. While working in video production at CNN, part of Hackl’s job was to watch the raw video coming … Continue reading The power to tackle everything
Virtual reality might save my long-distance relationship The most romantic place I’ve ever been was a grassy hill overlooking a campground. It was late evening; lit-up tents and cabins dotted the valley that sprawled before us. In the distance, stood … Continue reading The potential of social VR