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Virtually reality: Future factories run by digital twins

Virtually Reality: Future Factories Run by Digital Twins

"A*STAR has built a testbed for digital twins, the virtual counterparts of real manufacturing equipment. These factory innovations could help companies save huge amounts of time and money by predicting and adjusting for their partner machine's condition on the go."

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IEEE Talks Digital Reality: Q and A with Raj Tiwari

IEEE Talks Digital Reality: Q&A with Raj Tiwari

In our first IEEE Talks Digital Reality Q&A session, we spoke with Raj Tiwari, lead co-chair of the IEEE Digital Reality Initiative. Raj provided his insights on Extended Reality (XR) and its potential for changing how we live, work, learn and share, providing information on use cases for the technology and highlighting its importance for both enterprises and individuals as we move into a new transformational era.

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Software Versus Hardware: The Future of VR Audio Hangs in the Balance

Software Versus Hardware: The Future of VR Audio Hangs in the Balance

Dirac has measured head-related transfer functions (HRTFs) for thirty people, forming a model that virtual reality content products can use to make the sounds of a virtual environment respond to a user’s movements. Meanwhile, Harman International has patented a flying robotic speaker system for virtual reality environments.

Read more at IEEE Spectrum