Month: September 2011

Body representation in VR

This is a summary of Mel Slater‘s keynote at JVRC 2011, entitled “Body representation in Immersive Virtual Reality”. M. Slater started his talk by stating that the goal of VR is that people act as if what they’re…

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Razer Hydra – Cheap magnetic tracking

I just got my Razer Hydra, the new cheap (140$/€) magnetic trackers distributed by Razer, and created by Sixense. Magnetic tracking was the king of tracking several years ago, with Ascension and Polhemus leading the way. Magnetic tracking…

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