Category: VR

We pick out stories from other publications to keep our readers up-to-date on the latest tech news. So that we keep informed our readers with the updates regarding the development of virtual reality applications.

05 Sep 2018
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How Virtual Reality Can Get More Students to Learn Biotechnology and Science

According to the U.S. Department of Education, only 16% of high school seniors have proficiency in math and are interested in pursuing a career in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). And only half of those students actually decide to work in a related field. Biotechnology, being one of such fields, also faces difficulties when [...]
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04 Sep 2018
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How Gaming Will Change with Virtual Reality

The first attempts to use virtual reality in games were made in the mid-1980s. But for a long time, VR gaming solutions were primitive and couldn't attract a mass user. The emergence of modern VR headsets such as Oculus Rift, HTC VR Vive, Sony Playstation VR, which allow you to plunge into the virtual environment, [...]
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10 Aug 2018
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Virtual Reality in Charity

One of the primary goals of any charity campaign is to draw as much attention to the problem as possible and attract the maximum donations. However cynical it may seem, we are now getting used to the fact that there is always some natural disaster, environmental concern, or humanitarian crisis. Thus, charities are seeking new [...]
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08 Aug 2018
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How Museums Can Stay Relevant and Make Money on Virtual Reality Technology

For the last couple of years, virtual reality (VR) took over various spheres of people’s lives. We are witnessing the times when humans are enhancing their perceptions of the real world. Therefore, virtual reality is making its way through. Today, different business owners are thinking of or already applying virtual reality technology to stay afloat [...]
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07 Aug 2018
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VR Military Training – the Next Step of Combat Evolution

As soon as the term “virtual reality” (VR) became more than just a distant concept from a sci-fi book or movie, the military was first in the line for getting the VR technology into action. The potential of reducing the cost of combat training was just too huge to remain untouched. Along with entertainment, the [...]
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30 Jul 2018
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How Travel Businesses Can Use Virtual Reality

Virtual reality (VR) technology is becoming even more accessible. Thanks to this, the use of virtual reality extends far beyond games and entertainment. It is an excellent marketing tool that can be successfully used in tourism. Today, it is not enough to describe the benefits of the destination, airlines or hotels to persuade customers to [...]
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20 Jul 2018
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The Benefits of VR for Improving Training in the Oil and Gas Industry

No training like practical training – this is the axiom that both teachers and students know very well. But what about the situations when practical training becomes extremely expensive, hard to access or risky? No, we are not talking about deep space expeditions – such situations can happen much closer. Practical training of the service [...]
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19 Jul 2018
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How Event Organizers Can Apply Virtual Reality in the Event Industry

Even though the virtual reality (VR) is relatively new, we have already seen many interesting VR applications in different industry sectors. Of course, virtual reality is the most popular in games and entertainment. However, such industries as tourism, real estate, education, professional training are beginning to appreciate the benefits of this new technology. Another area [...]
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16 Jul 2018
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How Schools Are Making Use of VR in Classrooms

Every teacher knows that there is nothing worse than a bored class. When the students are not actively engaged, the education process loses on all fronts - the knowledge and skills are not absorbed, and the discipline in the classroom may go wayward. It is especially prominent with young children who just cannot keep their [...]
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21 Jun 2018
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How Virtual and Augmented Reality Are Used in Aviation Training and Other Use Cases

Proper employee training plays a significant role in the aviation industry. Since both flight deck and cabin crews are responsible for passenger lives, they have to be properly prepared for nearly any situation that can occur during a flight. For training cabin and flight deck crews, airlines often use so-called hard simulators - full-size cockpits [...]
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