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Why Body Language Holds The Key to Virtual Reality
The Verge, 2016
It’s just a matter of time – and research – before digital avatars become indistinguishable from humans.
Imagine a world where your digital avatar copies your body language and movements so convincingly that your friends, thousands of miles away, feel as though you are physically present with them. Ben Popper, contributing writer for The Verge, reveals the future possibilities for digital avatars in virtual reality (VR). Popper’s interviews with key players glean rich insights into the future possibilities of VR in terms of communication, social interaction and collaboration. getAbstract recommends this article to anyone interested in the rising field of virtual reality.
In this summary, you will learn
- What the current challenges are in creating realistic body language and motion for user avatars in virtual reality (VR),
- How the key players in VR approach these challenges.
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