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Your Kinect Is Watching You, Slate

Your Kinect Is Watching You, Slate

Decades of psychological research demonstrate that the way you move is more revealing than what you say. Game platforms like the Kinect continuously observe your nonverbal behavior. VHIL and other labs are starting to study what the Kinect and other gaming systems...

Cognitive Therapy Using Virtual Reality, FutureMed

Cognitive Therapy Using Virtual Reality, FutureMed

Jeremy Bailenson talks about the power of virtual reality technology to effect behavioral change, especially in the challenging area of lifestyle modification. Filmed at FutureMed, Singularity University.

Take a tour of the virtual future at Stanford, Stanford Report

Take a tour of the virtual future at Stanford, Stanford Report

VHIL researchers use their cutting-edge lab to predict what household technology is going to be like in the future and how that's going to affect people. Stanford Report » [button text="View PDF" link="2012/sr-tour-virtual-future.pdf" style="default" size="normal"...

The Reality of The Virtual, The Wall Street Journal

The Reality of The Virtual, The Wall Street Journal

When you put on the head-mounted display and chop down a virtual redwood, VHIL's haptic floor allows you to feel the forest shudder under foot. The Wall Street Journal » [button text="View PDF" link="/mm/2011/wsj-reality-virtual.pdf" style="default" size="normal"...

A Greener Future, Maclean’s

A Greener Future, Maclean’s

Infinite Reality authors say people will be able attend "virtual meetings" in the form of highly realistic three-dimensional avatars instead of paying the personal and environmental toll of flying across the country. Maclean's » [button text="View PDF"...