What is augmented and virtual reality?

Hey it’s Sara again,

I found this exciting post about the several companies looking into the future by creating projects dealing with 3d computer generated objects appearing in reality.

“Both augmented and virtual reality involve computer-generated objects, people and text, which appear real or almost real to the person experiencing them. The difference is in the environment. In virtual reality, the environment is also computer-generated, whereas in augmented reality, the environment is real life.” – Mike Elgan

Some companies, such as Google and Microsoft, are looking to improve gaming or augmented reality by using projections/scanning the environment around you to make gaming/smart phones more immersive. Based off this article, what do you think companies will invent for the future of virtual realities of gaming and projections?

check out the amazing article here


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s