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2014-06-19 12:28:51

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Windustries LLC today announces the release of the world's first virtual reality fan. The Petal Fan combines a new dimension of reality to bring gaming to the next level. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140619/119524 Virtual reality is becoming even more real with the introduction of the new immersive technology Petal Fan. Petal Fan is the first portable fan that responds dynamically to virtual game effects simulating the...

2014-01-06 16:31:10

MUNICH and SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Metaio, the world leader in augmented reality (AR) software and solutions, today announced at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) the planned integration of their patented 3D augmented reality tracking software with the Intel® RealSense(TM) Software Development Kit (SDK). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130530/SF23360LOGO) Winner of multiple awards, including the ISMAR Tracking Competition and the recent 2013...

2013-10-03 23:00:46

Video production and distribution of real estate virtual tours now are now available from ARME Realty.com. Clearwater, FL (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 ARME Realty.com, a real estate internet marketing and web development company, has announced that they will be offering video production and distribution of real estate virtual tours as a service. The company has been advertising the service as part of several different packages they currently offer, but will now be selling it as an individual...

2013-07-23 23:24:33

RnRMarketResearch.com adds Latest Report on “Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality Market – By Technology (Mobile & Spatial AR, Semi & Fully Immersive VR); By Sensors & Components (Accelerometer, Data Glove, HMD, ICs); By Applications (Medical, Military, Gaming), By Geography (2013 – 2018)” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 The augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) is experiencing heavy penetration in the training and infotainment market. The...

2013-01-31 10:02:07

Using superpowers in virtual reality games makes people more likely to be helpful in real-life, study finds Having virtual super-powers in a game may incite people to better behavior in the real world, according to research published January 30 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Robin Rosenberg and colleagues from Stanford University's Virtual Human Interaction Lab. Participants in this study were placed in a virtual environment and either given the power of flight or rode as...

2009-03-04 16:54:29

British scientists have developed the first virtual reality headset that can stimulate all five senses. Would-be armchair travelers saw the new headset first hand at its unveiling at the "Pioneers '09' event at London's Olympia Conference Center on Wednesday. Users of the new virtual reality headset will be able to hear roaring lions while on a virtual safari, smell the flowers of an Alpine meadow or feel the heat of the Caribbean sun on their face - all from the comfort of their...

2008-07-22 09:00:42

LOS ANGELES _ At the Television Critics Association press tour, I spoke to the Fox network's chairman, Peter Liguori, about "Virtuality," the pilot "Battlestar Galactica" executive producer Ron Moore and co-executive producer Michael Taylor are making for Fox. We also talked about "Dollhouse," created by Joss Whedon ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer") and coming to the network midseason. In addition, we talked about the relative value of the biannual TV critics press tour versus San Diego...

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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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