Virtual theater opens new doors for performance artists Storytelling is a valuable form of human expression that has been around since the very ancient times. Story itself is essential to so many art forms, and theater is one of them. … Continue reading Virtual storytelling
Virtual reality versus augmented reality: Which is the future? They’re both new technologies, cutting edge in fact, both currently involve dorky hardware and are the subject of fascination to the world’s most influential people in tech. But the advent of … Continue reading Will you bet on AR or VR?
Video games are tackling mental health with mixed results Mental illness occupies a strange place in video games. After centuries of misdiagnosis and misinterpretation, we’ve begun to comprehend the reasons behind disorders and their prevalence in modern society. Recent research … Continue reading How gamification affects us
Why Oculus isn’t pursuing augmented reality Oculus has been a pioneer in virtual reality, literally kickstarting the current growth in the field. Yet the company has shown no real interest in the sibling technology of augmented reality, despite the seeming … Continue reading Virtual reality versus augmented reality
Why Hospitals are Using Virtual Reality for Staff Training? Medical professionals are getting to practice procedures which do not occur often in real life. The way in which hospitals are training medical personnel, nurses and doctors, is changing with the … Continue reading VR for health care training
Step Inside the Virtual Universe—How VR Will Transform the Web A little over a year ago, a small team was formed within Mozilla’s research arm with a mandate to explore the intersection of virtual reality and the open web. What … Continue reading A collection of WebVR experiments
Second Life creator Linden Lab starts testing its virtual-reality world: Project Sansar Second Life creator Linden Lab is announcing today that it has begun inviting creative people to test its new virtual reality world, code-named Project Sansar. Project Sansar should … Continue reading What Project Sansar will do for virtual reality