By what empirical means can a person determine whether he or she is presently awake or dreaming? Any conceivable test addressing this question, which is a special case of the classical metaphysical doubting of reality, must be statistical (for the same reason that empirical science is, as noted by Hume).
Category: Virtual Reality
My first impression of the real Scorpion (Walter O’Brien) was nothing at all like the one portrayed on the hit CBS show of the same name, now in its second season.
This “game” is called “HOASCA VR “, and it was designed to improve psychedelic trips or alternatively to simulate psychedelic trips.
VR is going to change the way that Christians participate in worship.
Augmented reality….“We’re not in beta anymore…”
Philip Rosedale, Cofounder of High Fidelity and previously of Linden Labs, discusses the next wave of virtual reality, and demonstrates his new product High Fidelity which allows sharing of facial expressions and expressive avatars using 2D and 3D cameras.
Rony Abovitz, Graeme Devine, and Neal Stephenson, of Magic Leap in a fireside chat with MIT Technology Review editor in chief Jason Pontin.
Transhumanist design is in the spotlight at CHI2015 in Seoul Korea.
Tablets with interfaces that morph in three, real dimensions will fundamentally change the way we approach computer interaction.
Overlapping and fluid spaces… spaces emerging between physical realities and the ethereal digital / electric space: a third space grafted from the real-time confluence of the stage + remote locations.” – Helen Varley Jamieson