Virtual reality is one of the modern technologies which was introduced a few decades back and has taken an important place in the field of technology in a very short time. it makes use of an artificial environment generated by the computer in which simulates the real environment. Besides gaining an immediate acceptance in the world of computer games, it is now being used in many fields of life including architecture, medicine, military and aviation. Scientists and researchers are expecting to explore a lot in this modern technology than what we know about it today. It is a great leap in the field of 3D and a lot of work is still under progress. The discussion below is an insight into the details of this technology, its uses, advantages, disadvantages and social impacts.
Gone are the days when debate revolved around the reel and real life of people. The new thing is reality v/s virtual or a combination of both called 'Virtual Reality.' The tech junkies are swooning all over the new devices of virtual reality or VR to experience whatever they want without having to go anywhere or do anything at all.