Google and a 3D laser scanning nonprofit California-based, CyArk are coming together to preserve man-made heritage across the world. The joint effort, called the Open Heritage project, will choose the preserve historical sites around the world that are at risk of irreversible damage or total erasure due to human conflict and natural disasters.
Virtual Reality (VR) has a huge potential to redefine the world as we know it. It can be one revolutionary technology with far reaching impact on every field of human action. However, the technology is still in its infancy and laden with many problems.
Google, the search engine giant, that made
With electronic products, we know the adjective ‘bulky’ doesn’t stick for long. Computers have slimmed down to palmtops; telephones have become slender smartphones; ovens have started using microwaves and undergone a serious cut down in installation space and virtual reality? Well, they still have the reliable headsets to be used.
Experiences are crucial in shaping our lives. We take inspiration from our everyday adventures. Some may argue that every incident that we go through, be it good or bad, is a memorable one that we should treasure. After all, we do learn from our mistakes. But, what about sickness?
Virtual Reality may no longer be that scarce an experience, that's available at certain places, for certain durations, at certain costs! The next time you step into an automobile showroom, chances are that you get to experience virtual reality for free! Especially if it's an Audi showroom.
In what can be
It is a widely discussed fact in India that any major technological advancement or a breakthrough is carried out by private entities. In the case of virtual reality as well, it holds true that the private sector is spearheading the spread and growth, but an encouraging fact is that now the
Drones are expensive. So is Virtual Reality cameras. Many people want to have a go with them but are hesitant to shell out the money.
Then let me be the bearer of good news.
Lensrentals, America's largest video and camera rental company has announced that professional photographers and videographers can now rent
What do you think of when you hear the words “virtual reality”? Mostly games and stuff, right? But avid worshipers of virtual reality admire the fact that it can be associated with so much more.
Virtual reality has found its place not only in the heart of every video gaming enthusiast
Ever since the inception of the modern medicine, it has undergone a number of transformative developments. Over the years, doctors across the world have grown accustomed to examining X-rays as the best available road map to the inside of the human body. It is somewhat like looking at a 2-D
Meet Dean Johnson and his partner Sarah Jones, the duo who has created an unofficial record of soughts, by spending 48 continuous hours immersed in the virtual world, blindfolded from the real world by their VR headsets.
The health and safety rules for using a VR headset are widely known, and