Tag Archives | virtual reality

Technology and the Art World

The age of robots is quickly approaching if not already here, and it may pose a threat to aspiring artists. There are two technological advances that will have a particular impact on the art industry: Virtual/Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence. Virtual Reality devices provide fully immersive experiences that allows users to personally interact within a […]

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What Has Kathrine (Katie) Learned?

Over the course of the semester I have obviously learned a myriad of diverse things. In the video above I have described all factors I have learned as well as my thoughts and opinions about these topics. All of my information is based off our previous blog posts or personal knowledge gained from the classroom.  […]

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Virtual Reality: Ethical Issues, Global Impact, and Impact on your Career

Virtual and Augmented Reality Ethical Issues: There are a few ethical issues in regard to virtual environments which need to be addressed. These are related to human behavior, motivations, and inappropriate/ uncensored content in open sourced VR worlds. There are also physical and physiological health concerns in regard to the virtual reality experience. As the […]

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Poll for the Future Results

Are you familiar with disruptive technology? What about virtual and augmented realities? Over the past two week, we have created a survey to analyze people’s understanding and opinion on VR and AR. The following results were complied to show some shocking results. Poll of the Future explain in depth about the results that we found, as well […]

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Fast Delivery…Even Faster

Imagine ordering an item online, and having it delivered within the hour. Sounds impossible right? Well for British luxury etailer Matchesfashion.com it’s not so impossible. During the Women’s Wear Daily Global Fashion Forum in Beijing, CEO Ulric Jerome stated that in the next 18 months one-hour delivery will be the norm in big cities. In […]

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Loss of Human Touch

On one hand we need to look at how close virtual reality (VR) can come to being the same as the physical world or an authentic experience. And on the other hand we need to look at the ways that VR can enhance the human touch, like the visualizations of an architect or the experiences […]

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VR Effects on Education

Virtual Reality (VR) has the potential to revolutionize industries like healthcare and entertainment, but a little known disruptive possibility for VR is in the education industry. VR is the type of technology that allows for a unique experience that can only be rivaled, if at all, by the same experience in the physical world. The […]

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Headsets and Devices putting Virtual Reality on the Map

There are a plethora of Virtual Reality (VR) products and devices that are available in the current market, the objective of this post will be to provide an in-depth look at the capabilities of current VR devices. One article from TheVerge.com categorized all VR devices in “three general classes” as “Cheap” “Mid-range” and “High-end”. Cheap forms […]

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