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 |

Readers write: Mealtime memories, prisoner empathy, violence and children

Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? Thank you for your June 12 cover story, “The story of prisoner 5770102414.” Being a published writer, activist, and advocate against the... Read More

Trump’s Putin meeting showed his naiveté, Trump-Putin’s meeting was overhyped, Why Donald Trump Jr.’s handling of Russian lawyer meeting makes things worse, Has China lost its grip on Hong Kong youth?, After Mosul, Islamic State remains a threat

“The meeting between US president Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit ... confirmed the expected naivete of the American president. “I did not know whether to laugh... Read More

Poland’s challenge to EU values

Poland’s government, elected in 2015 with 38 percent of the vote, appears to be on a collision course with the European Union. In fact, the EU has few tools to punish Poland. One of the EU’s... Read More