Articles Tagged ‘virtual reality’

In conversation with Jeremy Bailenson and Jeremy Silver

Digital Catapult is hosting an ‘in conversation with’ Jeremy Bailenson & Jeremy Silver event on the 26 April that explores the themes from Bailenson’s new book Experience on Demand: What Virtual Reality Is, How It Works, and What It Can Do.

Digital Catapult announces Augmentor programme to stimulate AR and VR investment in UK start-ups

Early-stage companies to receive expert support & access to state-of-the-art immersive facilities ahead of pitching to investors London, 19th April 2018: Digital Catapult today announces the next Open Call for Augmentor, a 10-week programme to discover and support early-stage businesses working in immersive technologies. Augmentor is aimed at the next generation of companies developing innovative […]

The Business of Virtual Reality

You’ve had this amazing research idea that you suspect might be of enormous benefit to patients who suffer from hemigolania. You know that it will reduce treatment time, rapidly enhance their quality of life and save the health service enormous amounts of money, and many people a lot of misery. In fact, effects of your […]

Use Virtual Reality for a Change

In this blog, I will write about using VR for a change in two different ways: Use Virtual Reality for a change. Use Virtual Reality, for a change. Virtual Reality is going to change how we view films, how we explore our environment and how we train medical practitioners, all of which is destined to […]

Should Immersive Technology be more ‘Human Centric’ in order to drive mass adoption?

Immersive tech is slowing maturation, but needs great content to do so. In order to develop this content – content producers need to be human and not technology centric. Start with the human In its 2017 strategy, The Digital Catapult Centre prioritised immersive technology (augmented, virtual and mixed realities, and related new forms of human […]

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