Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) are becoming more popular in many different areas due to their many uses. Here is some more information about this emerging technologies.
VR uses a computer to create a virtual space outside of the physical world that most of us are not familiar with. VR uses sound and images to create an immersive experience and freedom to move in all kinds of different settings. To use this technology, a VR headset is required and is connected to computers, Playstations, and even smartphones.
VR is used for all kinds of commercial, educational and private purposes. Flight simulators and training of medical student are some of the uses. It is also used to provide therapy to people with anxiety, PTSD, and many other conditions. VR is also used for gaming and leisure purposes.
Augmented reality is when people are in both the real world and the interactive one. Think Pokemon Go, which is an interactive world that is in the same position as the real world. Snapchat also uses augmented reality and adds effects to photos in real-time
Fun, safety, and improving the quality of life are all reasons why AR and VR are increasing in popularity.