Virtual Reality

An Introduction to Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality

AR (Augmented Reality) & Virtual Reality (VR) applications (apps) are both based on computer simulation of real-life scenarios and environments. The simulation will bear a high degree of resemblance with whatever is being depicted from real-life, either graphically or sensorially. The term 'sensorially' is broader than 'graphically' because it...
Jan 8, 2015 |

Is Virtualization a Virtual Reality

Virtualization is fast gaining importance in today's IT market scenario. Big global players in the IT space like Microsoft, VMware, IBM, and XenSource are making it big with server level Virtualization. According to most technology experts, Virtualization is the ready solution to managing the future data centers with lowered power consumption,...
Nov 27, 2014 |

3D Graphics Are Actually 3D Interactive Virtual Reality

In the modern world, 3D graphics are the current furor of the visual communication industry. Because of the popularity of 3D graphics, a number of researches and studies are being made in the ways of creating and displaying better visuals.
Nov 27, 2014 |

Virtual Reality Game, Social Reality Gaming Apps

Remember those careless days when you never worried about anything but what color your Barbie's nails are? What about the days when the only way to connect to the Internet was via your home phone, and it had to do with wires, and everyone couldn't talk on the phone during that time, and you had to pay a lot to stay online even 10 minutes? Now, you...
Nov 27, 2014 |

Virtual reality - What happend to it

Virtual Reality is a computer simulated environment, where the only limit is the designers imagination. In VR the user use VR gear like head mounted displays, VR Gloves and other equipment, to give the computer simulated environment a more realistic feel. Movies like The Lawnmower Man and Brainscan were inspired by virtual reality. Later movies...
Nov 27, 2014 |

Virtual Reality Services at Al Hejaz

Virtual reality services are that services in which computers generated software are used for the welfare of the businessman. Al Hejaz is actually a software company in which this facility is available for the different professionals of the regions. This is just based on the physical presence in which spaces of real worlds as well as the virtual...
Nov 27, 2014 |

Journal of Virtual Reality and Broadcasting

The “Journal of Virtual Reality and Broadcasting” is an open access E-journal covering advanced media technology for the integration of human computer interaction and modern information systems. The main focus is on the creation of synergies between such basic technologies as computer graphics and state-of-the-art broadcasting...
Mar 9, 2016 |

Computer Perception & Virtual Reality

Information about the computer perception and virtual reality lectures, research, and facilities of Bern University of Applied Sciences.
Mar 4, 2016 |

Virtual Terrain Project

Working to foster the creation of tools for easily constructing any part of the real world in interactive, 3D digital form.
Feb 15, 2016 |

Following damage caused by economic rise, China tackles ambitious conservation experiment

More than 2,700 miles before the Mekong River drains into the South China Sea, before it winds past the ancient Khmer temple of Vat Phou and the poppy fields of the Golden Triangle, it begins on... Read More

The message from a day of protests in Boston

One of America's oldest theaters for free speech today signaled that when it comes to issues of white nationalism, it doesn't want to have a public conversation. Read More

Readers write: Prioritizing options, difference-makers

Robert Klose’s July 3 Home Forum essay, “We waited, and it was worth it,” rightfully pointed out that people have lost the pleasure of anticipation because so much is instantaneously available.... Read More