This is a great question! The short answer is yes virtual reality and augmented reality are literally changing the world as we know it! In the very near future, VR and AR will be everywhere. You are interested in sports and there are some very important applications in sports medicine, sports performance, and all aspects of the sports industry. AR and VR are ways of taking massive amounts of data and stitching the data together to make a virtual picture of reality. This is exciting.
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"6 Ways Augmented Reality is Disrupting The Sports Industry"
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Definitions: Virtual reality vs augmented reality
My company, Verizon, is working hard to bring these technologies to you. Here are some more articles. Let me know what you think. How would you use AR?
Envrmnt launches AR Designer: intuitive platform makes it easy to add virtual experiences to mobile apps
<h1>Verizon hosts virtual and augmented reality lab for Sacramento students</h1>
<h1>Oath debuts extended reality (XR) ad experiences at Cannes Lions</h1>
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