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The Blind Outperform Sighted People When Using Haptic Technology
2014-07-02 08:00:23

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online New research in the burgeoning field of haptic technology at the University of California-Berkeley has discovered that people who are blind or visually impaired tend to outmaneuver their sighted counterparts – especially when they used both hands and multiple fingers to find their way around. The reason that blind subjects outperformed people with normal-range eyesight when it comes to using haptic (or tactile) technology is...

2014-06-30 12:27:23

LONDON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Japan Conference Solution and Collaborative Application User Survey 2013 http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/networking/japan_conference_solution_collaborative_application_user_survey_2013.html This IDC study, which is a translation of the Japanese document IDC #J13380107, presents the analysis of user trends on collaboration solutions based on a survey conducted in July 2013....

2014-05-30 23:11:40

AlterSpace AVR, AILEENN and ImmersiON initiatives were officially launched today at the Augmented World Expo 2014 #AWE2014. Manuel R. Gutierrez-Novelo, architect of the three initiatives, presented the 'Let Technology Evolve' concept at the 'Future Technologies for the Interactive World' session during the AWE2014 conference. Santa Clara, California. USA. (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 AlterSpace AVR is the convergence point for the Internet Of Things IOT, Augmented Reality AR,...

2014-05-29 23:09:42

The global Head Mounted Display (HMD) market is expected to reach $12.28 billion by 2020 at an estimated CAGR of 57% from 2014 to 2020, where Americas is projected to be a market leader followed by Europe and then APAC - (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/head-mounted-display-hmd-market-729.html). (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 According to a new market research report "Head Mounted Display (HMD) Market by Products (Helmet Mounted, Wearable Glass), Components (Micro display,...

Sight For Sore Eyes: Augmented Reality Without The Discomfort
2014-05-29 14:31:26

The Optical Society New goggle-like device may lead to 3-D augmented reality technology that minimizes visual fatigue Augmented reality is increasingly becoming… well … a reality. Smartphone apps can point out restaurants as you scan the street with your phone camera or even identify constellations when you point your phone at the night sky. And goggle-like devices—akin to Google Glass—that you wear on your head can superimpose computer-generated images onto your direct view of...

2014-05-20 08:42:02

DALLAS, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Head Mounted Display (HMD) Market by Products (Helmet Mounted, Wearable Glass), Components (Micro display, Camera, control unit, Tracker, Accessories), Applications (Defense, industrial, Video Gaming) & Geography - Global Analysis and Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, is expected to reach up to $12.28 Billion by 2020, at an estimated CAGR of 57% from 2014 to 2020. Browse...

2014-05-16 12:30:13

BERLIN and TELTOW, Germany, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VSS 2014 in Florida: SensoMotoric Instruments and WorldViz show responsive 3D scenarios incorporating gaze and motion tracking - for realistic analysis and interaction in VR environments SensoMotoric Instruments [http://www.smivision.com ] (SMI), a leader in eye tracking technology, and WorldViz [http://www.worldviz.com ], the industry leader in interactive visualization and simulation solutions, announce the...

2014-05-07 23:06:37

Head-Up Display Market research report describes the value chain for HUD market by considering all the major stakeholders in the market and their role in the analysis. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/head-up-display-hud-market-684.html (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 According to a new market research report "Head-Up Display (HUD) Market by Components (Video Generator, Projector, Combiner & Others) by Applications (Military & Civil Aviation and Automotive) & by...

2014-04-24 12:33:57

Robust Features Boost Accessibility, Simulation and Demo Capabilities for the World's Most Versatile Research and Education Platform BOSTON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rethink Robotics today announced a major software upgrade for the most widely used robotics research platform to span both academic and corporate environments: SDK 1.0 for the Baxter Research Robot. Already an integral part of research teams at major universities and corporate R&D laboratories around the world, this...

2014-04-18 23:04:55

Haptic Technology Market research report provides in-depth analysis and categorizes global market on the basis of various applications, devices, touch technologies market & applications. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/haptic-technology-market-443.html (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 According to a new market research report of "Haptic Technology Market for Touchscreen (2013- 2018): By Components (Kinesthetic & Tactile Sensing, Actuators); Technology (Resistive,...


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The History Of Virtual Reality
2014-07-01 08:19:17

Virtual reality (also known as immersive multimedia) is a computer-simulated environment that mocks or simulates real-world environments, as well as simulates physical presences in real or imagined worlds. VR technology has traditionally been a virtual sight- and perhaps sound-based experience, but has the potential to recreate other sensory experiences, such as virtual taste, smell, and even touch. As for touch (haptic technology), some systems have already included such experiences in...

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