Virtual Reality

Is The Metaverse The New Internet?

Is The Metaverse The New Internet?

I was asked recently whether I viewed the metaverse as the next iteration of the internet, as we march towards Web 5.0. This got me thinking about the idealistic read-only world wide web Tim Berners-Lee initially handed us the keys to in the 90s, and whether this ‘new’ version brought to us by Mark Zuckerberg …

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Study Finds Working In VR Is Less Productive, More Stressful

Study Finds Working In VR Is Less Productive, More Stressful

Photo: Gorodenkoff (Shutterstock) All the rich Zuckerbergs and like-minded tech bros of the world are convinced that the future is all of us living, loving, and working in a virtual reality “metaverse.” Aim a new study’s findings suggest that working in virtual reality will not actually increase a worker’s productivity, comfort, or wellbeing. Quite the …

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Phoenix Improv Festival tries virtual reality |

Phoenix Improv Festival tries virtual reality |

The Phoenix Improv Festival is trying its hand at virtual reality for its 21st year. The digitally spaced event is Friday, June 24, and Saturday, June 25. Phoenix Improv Festival producer Bill Binder says he wanted to boost its visibility after resorting to Zoom last year. “We did online shows with Zoom, and some people …

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VIEW Conference 2022 Reveals Initial Speaker Lineup

VIEW Conference 2022 Reveals Initial Speaker Lineup

VIEW Conference 2022 has announced the first group of confirmed speakers for the 23rd edition of Italy’s premiere animation, VFX, games, and computer graphics conference, taking place in person in Torino, Italy, and online from October 16-21. This year’s event will see most speakers return to attend in-person, with professionals, students, and enthusiasts also encouraged …

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Zaha Hadid Architects Goes Meta in Seoul Exhibition

Zaha Hadid Architects Goes Meta in Seoul Exhibition

Blaine Brownell The Imagination zone with a projection of the Liberland Metaverse The pandemic has changed our appreciation of architecture, both as a virtual and physical experience. In the past two years, the use of digital tools has accelerated in the wake of isolation, quarantine, and other limitations on our mobility. Meanwhile, the restrictions imposed …

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Interior design in 2022: Personalization, nature, Augmented Reality

Interior design in 2022: Personalization, nature, Augmented Reality

Interior design is the art and science of analyzing people’s behavior in order to create useful and aesthetically acceptable places within a structure where the outfitting or beautifying of a space with aesthetic elements, sometimes accompanied by guidance and practical assist, is termed as decoration. Interior designers determine space requirements and select decorative things such …

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Global Virtual Reality in Education Market to 2031 –

Global Virtual Reality in Education Market to 2031 -

Dublin, June 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Virtual Reality In Education Global Market Report 2022, by Component, Deployment, Application” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report provides strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global virtual reality in education market. This report focuses on virtual …

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Denney: CareerTech bringing VR to Oklahoma classrooms

Denney: CareerTech bringing VR to Oklahoma classrooms

Lee Denney Bringing innovation to Oklahoma classrooms is core to CareerTech’s mission to help students explore their interests. That is why Oklahoma CareerTech is investing in virtual reality technology, an increasingly popular innovation that brings lessons to life. Reading a book about the planets of the solar system has its limits. Seeing the planets of …

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A Real Metaverse That Everyone Seems to Ignore

A Real Metaverse That Everyone Seems to Ignore

When Facebook’s founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced in the summer of 2021 that his company was changing its name to Meta and setting its course to become a metaverse, the term “metaverse” turned into a buzzword. Soon, Zuckerberg was joined by other tech giants like Microsoft, who also claimed that they were planning to …

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Facial Expressions Enhance Virtual Reality for Disabled Users

Using Facial Expression to Enhance Virtual Reality for Disabled Users.

AZoSensors speaks with Arindam Dey from the University of Queensland and Dr. Mark Billinghurst from the University of South Australia about their research into using facial expressions to navigate virtual reality environments, making virtual reality more accessible for people with a wide range of disabilities. Facial expressions have been a subject of interest in virtual …

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