Virtual Reality

Indiana County Uses VR for More Realistic Police Training

Indiana County Uses VR for More Realistic Police Training

(TNS) — Sirens blare as panicked students race down school halls while officers work to locate an active shooter. A man holds a baby by a ledge, threatening to drop the infant following a tense domestic dispute. An officer finds himself attempting to calm a distressed individual who is holding a knife. These scenarios serve …

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Connect with ASCO Power Technologies at the 2022 CAHED Trade Show This May

Connect with ASCO Power Technologies at the 2022 CAHED Trade Show This May

ASCO Power will show its latest critical power innovations through its Digital Hub at the 2022 Colorado Association of Healthcare Engineers and Directors Trade Show. Attendees can experience ASCO’s interactive product and service displays and see critical power equipment in operation using virtual reality technology. Attendees can connect with ASCO experts who can explain critical …

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Mixed-reality driving simulator a low-cost alternative

Mixed-reality driving simulator a low-cost alternative

Cornell Tech researchers have developed a mixed-reality (XR) driving simulator system that could lower the cost of testing vehicle systems and interfaces, such as the turn signal and dashboard. Through the use of a publicly available headset, virtual objects and events are superimposed into the view of participants driving unmodified vehicles in low-speed test areas, …

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A VR company is using an artificial patient group to test its chronic pain treatment

A VR company is using an artificial patient group to test its chronic pain treatment

Virtual reality company AppliedVR is taking an innovative approach to a new trial for its chronic pain treatment. Rather than try to find a group of people with chronic back pain to sign up for the trial and not get the treatment, they’ll pull data from an existing database of chronic pain patients to use …

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Virtual Reality, Spurred by Renewed Immersive Opportunities, will Reach 90 Million Total Device Shipments in 2027

Virtual Reality, Spurred by Renewed Immersive Opportunities, will Reach 90 Million Total Device Shipments in 2027

NEW YORK, April 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — After years of slow but steady growth in limited use cases, Virtual Reality (VR) is facing a market explosion over the next five years. Consumer interest in VR games and media continues to grow after COVID accelerated activity. At the same time, the need for worker enablement and …

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Area42, the Development Center Dedicated to the Most Innovative Technologies in the Robotics, Advanced Mobility and Virtual Reality Sectors, Opens Its Doors

Area42, the Development Center Dedicated to the Most Innovative Technologies in the Robotics, Advanced Mobility and Virtual Reality Sectors, Opens Its Doors

TURIN, Italy, April 28, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Reply Area42, the new applied research center focused on developing the most innovative technologies. The Area42 “corner Labs” are driven by cutting-edge work in the areas of Autonomous Warehouse, Last Mile Delivery, Robotics, Connected Products, Blockchain and the Metaverse. Reply’s experts are working on these technologies on a daily …

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