You must have been fed up by these terms ‘Virtual Reality’ and ‘Augmented Reality’ by now. But, the important question is that you still might not know the actual difference between them.
In fact, as per the revolution going on in the technological universe, it’s crucial to get into the significance and impact of it in our day to day life. Furthermore, if you are a first generation entrepreneur or an aspiring business leader, then you ought to get the clear insights about the AR and VR.
Virtual and Augmented Reality has one big thing in common. They both have the remarkable ability to alter our perception of the world. Where they differ, is the perception of our presence. Let’s focus on our topic of interest. Mobile apps are moving way ahead and away from its territory, aren’t they?
Since last decade, there has been a noteworthy enhancement in the development of smart phone application. Not only people loved its creation but also the creators are finding innovative ways to take the app-world to the next level. Here VR and AR come in the picture.
That’s right, AR has sounded like a wild futuristic concept and it has overturned the technology. There are many AR apps which will blow your head. It is fun technology to play with. The basic premise of AR is to overlay digital content on top of real things using a camera, or a map. Few of them are: Pokemon Go, InkHunter, Wallame, Start Chart, Barcode Scanner and many others.
Similar is the case with VR, apps like Google Cardboard, NYT VR, Orbulus, Seene, Jaunt VR, Incell VR, RYOT VR, etc. have inspired the developers and users as well. If a picture is worth a thousand words, then virtual reality must be worth a million. This is simply skimming the surface of mobile VR in 2016, though: there are more excellent apps to try. You don’t need to spend plenty pounds on an Oculus Rift or HTC Vive headset to give virtual reality a try.
We will now talk about how Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality applications will make a huge impact in the forthcoming technological advancements. We call it as the combined factor ‘LETA’. Do you want to know what it is? Read on:
We all know how likeable Pokemon Go proved to be, soon after the launch. Yes, it is appealing and enchanting. They have poured a soft corner in every user’s mind that no matter what it will always be an adorable charm for the audience and the creators simultaneously. Consider, Barcode Scanner for instance; we don’t need to promote or market it but it sells itself, right?
One of the substantial factors that play an important role in making the prominent ‘likeable’ in nature is its engagement. The involvement and participation of the users are authoritative elements. In addition, AR and VR are engaging enough to bear upon the captivating effect within itself.
We love to use the gadgets and applications which comprise of latest technology. VR and AR suffice those criteria. When audience gets a combination of technology and fun, there is no way that can stop them to get the likeness out of it. Seeking technology in the existing engineering is what makes them unique.
Can you stop thinking about the first Bungee Jumping? No. Because, it creates an adrenaline rush; so is the A/V Reality. They make you addicted- positively or negatively is a matter of perception and can’t be debated right now.
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