Is There Still Time to Build Equity into Virtual Reality Edtech? – EdSurge

Not everyone is sold on the idea that virtual reality technology could or should bring higher education into a future of avatars and holograms.

But separate from that hype, virtual reality is already being used at colleges in ways that seem more mainstream, as a tool that has the potential to enhance teaching and learning. For example, at Columbia University, professors are creating and …….

Virtual reality gives humans a turtle’s-eye view of wildlife – AroundtheO

A virtual reality simulation designed by a UO professor could help spur people to environmental action.

Participants in Project Shell don a virtual reality headset and take on the body of a loggerhead sea turtle, sporting flippers instead of arms. During a 15-minute immersive experience, they journey from a hatchling to an adult turtle, dodging hazards like ships and wayward fishing gear……..

How to invest in augmented reality and virtual reality – Bankrate.com

Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are two of the biggest trends in the technology industry right now. Up to now, many of the uses of these emerging technologies have been in the gaming industry, with VR headsets becoming increasingly popular in recent years.

But AR and VR technology is not just limited to gaming, and as work-from-home becomes a permanent reality for more co…….

Flexpoint Leads the Supply of Innovative Sensors for the Top Virtual Reality (VR) Glove Market – Yahoo Finance

West Jordan, Utah–(Newsfile Corp. – June 10, 2022) – Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (OTC Pink: FLXT) announces significant growth and high demand for the Flexpoint Glove Bend Sensor. This sensor has been well developed over the years and is now highly sought after by the large Virtual Reality (VR) companies and their markets. The Company currently has 20 different customers ordering the patent…….