Technology that isolates a user from the real surrounding environment to simulate a computer-generated one.
Since its peak in 2019, virtual reality (VR) has experienced a downturn in patents and investments alike. However, the emersion of the term "metaverse" has recently led to an uptick in hype around VR technology. Still, the technology should not be applied for every problem, even in the areas where it is well suited (like digital therapeutics, training, planning, and design). Just as doctors won't ...