Make sure you view Randy Pausch’s lecture “fulfilling your childhood dreams” about life, VR and everything in-between.
There were many motion capture demonstrations at the recent Siggraph show. Applications for motion capture include animated films, special-effects sequences, video games (e.g. capturing the [...]
During the spring of 2007, Sensics, my company, conducted a broad worldwide survey amongst academic, commercial, and government users of virtual reality systems. The survey was designed to [...]
At Sensics, my company, we get our fair share of curious inquiries. It’s one of the fun parts about this business: every day the phone rings with someone eager to use our panoramic [...]
We just returned from two exciting trade shows: the Paris Air Show (Le Bourget, France) and Industrial Virtual Reality in Tokyo, Japan. Hundreds of visitors came to experience how a [...]
Doug Bowman and Ryan McMahan of Virgina Tech wrote an interesting article titled “How Much Immersion Is Enough” which appears as a cover feature of July’s IEEE Computer [...]
Remember the time that most home users could only use dial-up access to the Internet, even though the Internet backbone was very fast? These users could not enjoy the full Internet experience [...]