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virtual reality

[vur′cho̅o̅·əl]
a system of computer-generated, three-dimensional, imaginary environments with which a person can subjectively interact. Examples include medical research to monitor brain activity in the hippocampus of subjects trying to solve maze problems. It is also used for simulations and gaming.
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Samsung is immensely proud to be working with Qantas to deliver Samsung Gear VR entertainment technology through the airline s first class services, both in the air and on the ground.
We believe Samsung Gear VR, one of the latest innovations from Samsung, will open new worlds for Qantas customers who experience the technology for themselves, Mr Lenior said.
The result of a partnership with Oculus, a Facebook company and a leader in virtual reality technology, Samsung Gear VR creates an immersive mobile virtual reality experience that the industry has never seen before.
The Samsung Gear VR Innovator Edition is a powerful representation of how we are continuing to innovate with the Gear series, said Ines van Gennip, Marketing Director, IT & Mobile Division, Samsung UK & Ireland.
Additional details about the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, Samsung Gear VR and Samsung Gear Circle include:
Samsung Gear VR: Turn your Samsung Galaxy Note 4 into an immersive 360-degree virtual reality experience with Samsung Gear VR.
Land, Air and Sea" and other spherical videos from GoPro will soon be available on other VR platforms such as Oculus VR and Samsung Gear VR.
Sponsored by Oculus, the panoramic VR contest invites artists to explore virtual reality rendering, arming them with OTOY's free OctaneVR rendering software and letting them produce stunning 360-degree panoramic images that can be explored in Oculus and OTOY apps on the Samsung Gear VR Innovation Edition for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy S6, and Galaxy S6 Edge.
NextVR's software application, embedded in a mobile phone that is then connected to a Samsung Gear VR headset, enables viewers to experience the event as if they were there.
The company's proprietary technology can be used on all platforms: iPhone, iPad, Android, Oculus Rift, and Samsung Gear VR.