(AR) offers real time display of real-world images with computer generated information, while Virtual Reality
(VR) involves a computer generated virtual environment presented to the user in such a way that it resembles reality
7) However, old rules of intermediation prevailed and the movement that Crawford and others initiated failed because distance was still a reality
The people working in reality
TV deserve the protections of health and pension benefits, minimum salary, fair working conditions and residuals - just like everyone else in the industry,'' Petrie said in a statement.
Of course Bazin knows that cinematic representation and reality
are and will be forever distinct--the fantasy of The Matrix notwithstanding.
Such denials indicate a refusal to accept that at its core reality
is objective and instructive.
Preferring larger-than-life participants who will quickly stand out, reality
TV by its very nature favors more Brandons and fewer Wills.
These components of an individual's psychosocial reality
exist in tandem with the biophysical illness with stigma trajectory corresponding to disease course progression (Alonzo & Reynolds, 1995, p.
To give his subordinates and board of directors an idea of what the company will look like downsized, the CEO will ask all of them to strap on virtual reality
helmets and trapeze through a graphically generated downsized version of the company.
Simply stated, virtual reality
is high-tech illusion.
Jaron Lanier, quoted in "Virtual Reality
," Mondo 2000: A User's Guide to the New Edge, eds.
Despite this attention, however, virtual reality
remains an infant technology caught perhaps prematurely in the limelight.
The four-episode series pits reality
stars AJ Benza, Traci Bingham, Gretchen Bonaduce, Kato Kaelin, Susan Olsen, Ryan Starr and Bobby Trendy against each other in a campaign to prove to America that they deserve to star in their own reality