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(A virtualization story from our DevOps Artem Senuyts with small nuances)

For a very long time now, wherever you look, and whatever you may say, you cannot do without virtualization. The disadvantages and benefits of virtual machines over iron servers for each service have long been spelled out over and over again. Therefore, we will not be returning to this topic. However, the question of virtualization environments themselves is much more interesting. Although five hundred different products do not represent them, there is no monopoly either. …

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With all of the lockdown measures in place in many parts of the world, movie theaters and the cinema industry at large are going through a tough time. One of the technologies that can help excite viewers about upcoming films in virtual reality. We have already seen VR being used in movies like Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One” and we can expect VR to play a more significant role in helping the viewers enjoy their movie-watching experience. Let’s take a look at how Hollywood is using VR filming to bring the action on the screen to life.

Using Virtual Cameras

A great example…

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As expectations and customer demands are always increasing, banks need to find ways of keeping up to meet their clients’ needs. This is why the banking sector is undergoing a lot of changes to take its services and product offerings to the next level. Both AR and VR banking will play an ever-greater role in providing better and immersive customer experiences, thus leading to better engagement and enhanced brand communication. Let’s look at how an AR and VR bank experience can benefit the customers and the banks themselves.

Creating a Virtual Reality Banking App

Monitoring your bank statements or account activities online can be tedious and…

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While AR and VR are not technologies we associated with the shipping and logistics industries, they can significantly improve warehouse workers and the supply chain’s efficiency. In fact, the share of supply chain leaders who plan to invest in AR or VR increased last year from 25% to 34%. Since both virtual and augmented reality logistics are being used more and more every year, let’s take a look at some of their practical applications and the benefits they offer.

Safety and Security of the Personnel

Working in a warehouse can be exhausting, especially since the volume of e-commerce orders is growing so rapidly. This fatigue can…

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When shopping around for new cars to buy, you are often presented with seemingly endless possibilities in terms of brands, models, and customizations. It is also a time-consuming process since you need to look for a wide variety of options and, even who does find a car you like, you still can’t really get a feel for it from print or online advertising. Virtual and augmented reality car shopping can help customers overcome their doubts about vehicles and provide them with more confidence that they are getting exactly what they want. …

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Most experts agree that VR technology will continue its growth well into this decade, with the only disagreement being exactly how much it will grow. Some predict that the VR market will reach $87.97 billion by 2025, while others are more conservative, expecting the value to be at no more than $22.5 billion. Regardless of the actual numbers, the future of VR is very promising with everybody, from developers to end-users, expressing great optimism about the VR future. …

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With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, people are already starting to make romantic plans and buying presents. However, Valentine’s Day is not only for lovers. It is also a great opportunity for companies to show their clients how much they care about them. This is why we collected some of the best techy Valentine’s gifts that are sure to impress your clients while displaying your creativity and technological expertise at the same time.

Create AR Valentine’s Day Masks

In 2019, Facebook opened up its tools for creating AR masks for a wide range of users. Since then, masks have turned from a unique content…

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Diagnosing and treating people with mental and neurological disorders is one of the biggest challenges researchers and medical professionals are dealing with. This has prompted medical professionals to team up with tech companies to find cures and new methods of helping people live with their conditions. One of the latest and most interesting approaches is to use virtual reality to treat some disorders. Let’s look at how VR and mental health join forces to give patients a better quality of life.

Using VR to Treat PTSD

The latest statistics show that 70% of adults will experience at least one traumatic event in the lifetime, and…

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When we look at all of the life-like images in games, movies, and even print media, we tend to think about them as 3D models. However, it would be correct to refer to them as rendered 3D graphics, usually depicted in regular 2D images. While modeling and rendering are different processes, they are both vital elements of the 3D workflow. Let’s first get a render definition, so we are all on the same page about what it is and then look at some use cases in various industries.

What is Rendering?

While rendering may sound like a complicated term, it simply means that…

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Engineers spend countless hours creating CAD models of virtual objects without having a solid understanding of how it will be installed. This created a lot of problems with the fit and form of the object since changes and updates are constantly made to the house or building that is under construction. This is just one of the problems engineers had to deal with when relying solely on CAD models. Thanks to virtual reality, all of this is changing, and engineers can literally walk in the environment they are designing. …

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