Nathaniel Scher: “Virtual reality and the metaverse will have a considerable impact on health”

Nathaniel Scher Virtual reality and the metaverse will have a

Decision makers. What synergies exist between the H. Hartmann Institute of Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery and the Rafaël Institute, the post-cancer center? Nathaniel Scher. Concretely, while the Hartmann Institute practices conventional medicine, the Rafaël Institute offers integrative medicine. It thus combines traditional treatments, such as radiotherapy, with alternative practices such as art therapy. Thanks to this … Read more

Soon virtual children? – Genetics

A British researcher predicts that, within 50 years, a market will develop for “Tamagotchi children”. Catriona Campbell, specialist in artificial intelligence, announces in her book AI by Design: A Plan For Living With Artificial Intelligencethe future rise of “Tamagotchi children” [1]taking the name of the virtual pets marketed in the late 1990s. These virtual children … Read more

Ikea Kreativ: a tool for testing virtual furniture

Ikea Kreativ a tool for testing virtual furniture

See what an interior would look like with Ikea furniture: this is what the Scandinavian brand offers with an augmented reality tool allowing you to project yourself into a future decoration before deciding. Changing the decoration of a room can be as much a pleasure as an ordeal, especially when you can’t project yourself. To … Read more

Are we going to become the slaves of virtual assistants?

Are we going to become the slaves of virtual assistants

85 A scientific study demonstrates that when purchasing items online, people tend to buy more when using a virtual assistant like Alexa or Siri. Results that question our behavior in the face of these technologies, and their potential power of enslavement. Are we going to become the slaves of virtual assistants? Emmanuelle Picaud mobilizes Gilbert … Read more

Football: who is John Textor, the virtual pioneer who wants to make OL his reality

In 2016, Forbes magazine painted John Textor as “Hollywood Virtual Reality Guru”nickname which then came to consecrate the activity of the American entrepreneur in this market. In the 2000s, however, it was in the cinema that the former computer programmer mystified the spectators. From 2006 to 2012, the businessman chaired the board of directors of … Read more

On the metaverses, my virtual child “as I want”

On the metaverses my virtual child as I want

A British researcher predicts that within fifty years a market will develop for “Tamagotchi children”. Catriona Campbell, specialist in artificial intelligence, announces in her book AI by Design: A Plan For Living With Artificial Intelligencethe future rise of “Tamagotchi children”(The Guardian05/31/2022), taking the name of the virtual pets marketed in the late 1990s. These virtual … Read more

Building virtual ramparts to prevent suicide from the web – Le Canada Français

Ugo Giguere, The Canadian Press MONTREAL — In an increasingly virtual world, where our lives are permanently connected to the Internet, suicide prevention strategies must adapt, recognize experts who seek to sprinkle the web with ramparts against irreparable tragedies. For example, for a new generation that uses the telephone less and less to make calls, … Read more

Building virtual ramparts to prevent suicide from the web

MONTREAL — In an increasingly virtual world, where our lives are permanently connected to the Internet, suicide prevention strategies must adapt, recognize experts who seek to sprinkle the web with ramparts against irreparable tragedies. For example, for a new generation that uses the telephone less and less to make calls, preferring the speed and detachment … Read more

Artificial intelligence: men create virtual women… and mistreat them

A chatbot application to combat loneliness has seen the emergence of abusive relationships between men and their “artificial girlfriend”. “Every time she tried to speak, I scolded her.” In a survey by Futuristic, the media was interested in a post from Reddit, since deleted. This focused on sharing experiences of people using the Replika application. … Read more

The Future Of Virtual Assistants Could Lie In The Metaverse

In a corner of half of UK internet homes is a smart speaker. Whether next to photos of the family and a coaster for a drink next to the sofa, or among toasters, blenders and kitchen utensils, the phrases “Alexa”, “Hey Google” or “Hey Siri” is used to prompt household functions. When you consider that … Read more