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Virtual Reality 2020 - Zombies, Travel and Medicine

What do you think when it comes tovirtual reality? Surely, every one of us faces all sorts of futuristic images that have nothing to do with our daily lives. However, reality is not as far from fiction as we might think. Right before our eyes, new technologies are born, and what science fiction dreamed about is gradually becoming a reality. Today, medicine, tourism, culture and the entertainment industry are the sectors in which innovative technologies are most actively introduced. This will allow us to gain valuable life experience that we could not even imagine.

Virtual reality is already becoming something ordinary for us.

Content

  • 1 Entertainment industry
  • 2 Medicine
  • 3 Travel and Culture
  • 4 World of the future

Entertainment industry

Entertainment industry, as usual, in every waystrives to meet the desires of consumers. And the consumer today, if you have not noticed yet, is very fond of zombies. Films, TV shows and games about the living dead, thirsting for human flesh, surprise perhaps our grandparents. In 2020, it will be possible to immerse yourself in the world that was captured by zombies. Recently, Zero Latency released the second generation of its VR system, and thanks to a partnership with HP and Microsoft, the company managed to achieve the most realistic picture.

In 2020, you can feel the hero of the series about zombie apocalypse

However, the most pleasant thing for players will be the opportunity to survive in this strange world in the company of their friends (up to 8 people). Fans of the genre will definitely like it.

The medicine

The same area in which the introduction of technologyvirtual reality allows you to maintain health. Today, numerous VR rehabilitation programs are being developed for stroke patients or Parkinson's disease. Programs allow patients to perform the same tasks that they could perform in a specialized medical facility without leaving home. Similar technologies are also used in scientific and clinical research. So, doctors at the American Heart Association (AHA) using virtual reality technology can practice before helping patients.

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Travel and Culture

In virtual reality, the emotions of travelersmay change completely. The fact is that thanks to this technology, it will be much easier to plan trips. An example is the project by the hotel company Marriot - so hotel guests can choose their next destination using VR, without having to pack or buy tickets. Thus, guests had the opportunity to take a walk along the Hawaiian beach or enjoy the view of the Tower Bridge in London.

VR tour of Barcelona sights can be booked from anywhere in the world

A huge number of museums today usevirtual tours. The introduction of technology now allows everyone to get a full-fledged tour of the museum or gallery without getting up off the couch. Particularly successful were virtual tours with music.

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World of the future

According to the results of a study conductedFuturum Research and SAS, consumers believe that virtual reality will be a key element of their relationship with brands. And so much so that almost 80% believe that they can get access to virtual, augmented or mixed reality to perform their daily tasks, for example, testing a product before buying.