Virtual Reality Pro’s & Con’s People love getting caught up in new trends and buzz words. How many times have you been having a conversation and someone throws in the words virtual reality, innovative, extended reality or convergent industries? Well, they are words and terms that are useful but a lot of the time used just to spark interest. So in this blog we are going to look at the pro’s and con’s of  Virtual reality so you can make the right decision. Virtual reality…Continue Reading “Virtual Reality Pro’s and Con’s”

Is Video Marketing Worth It In 2019? When talking about video marketing in 2019, it is a very broad subject that can cover a variety of streams. Rewind to when families would gather around a television and watch their favourite sitcoms and the only video marketing they would be exposed to would be those of the ads that came on. Everything from up coming TV programs to the savings at Coles as well as what medication you need and of coarse who could ever forget…Continue Reading “Is Video Marketing Worth It In 2019?”

Testing Competencies By Using Virtual Reality Fake it till you make it. That is maybe one of the most dangerous phrases and mindsets an employee can have. But how can an employer be certain that their candidates are telling the truth about their skill sets in the interview process? Traditional testing such as Q&A, exams and others can only show a certain amount of knowledge. Now with Virtual Reality, employers can test a potential candidate in a life like simulation. Exner Group see the potential…Continue Reading “Testing Competencies By Using Virtual Reality”

Improve Your Pitch With AR & VR Pitching a new idea or concept can be a nerve-racking and exhausting experience. One of the hardest things to achieve when you are trying to convince people to invest in your ideas is bridging the gap between what you’re saying and what your investors imagine. By using Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality you can ensure that there is no miscommunication when you are pitching your ideas. Virtual Reality By using Virtual Reality (VR) as an aid in your pitch or…Continue Reading “Improve Your Pitch With AR & VR”

Medical Virtual & Augmented Reality The Australian Institution of Health and Welfare estimates that by 2057 there will be 8.8 million more older people in Australia then there was in 2017. That is a 7% increase in people over the age of 65. Medical professionals have already identified this as something that will create a massive strain on the medical system in Australia. Training and educating people in this field is not an easy task either. It takes a lot of time and a lot of resources…Continue Reading “Medical VR & AR”

Using Virtual Reality To Eliminate Risk When training for something like a fire, there isn’t much you can do to make the training as real as possible without actually lighting a fire. This raises many issues and hazards which would see the practice of fire fighting an actual fire never ignite. That’s why some companies have turned to using virtual reality to train employees what to do and what equipment to use in case of a fire. Other industries that are too dangerous to do…Continue Reading “Using Virtual Reality To Eliminate Risk”

3D Rendered Images: The Basics You may have heard the term ‘3D render’ lately – especially when it comes to real estate or development. Essentially an image that looks just like a photograph but can’t be because the building, apartment, park or patio (or whatever it might be) doesn’t exist yet? But what is it? 3D rendered images is when realistic 2D images are created from 3D modelled objects. Think of it as taking a photo of an object or setting from a particular view point with your…Continue Reading “The Basics of 3D Rendering”

Technology Helping Ease The Pain If you’ve ever read our other posts, you’ll notice that if it relates to technology helping with illness, I will include it. I think it’s amazing how some people are really thinking outside of the box to help those who need it the most. In this blog I’m going to show you my favorite aids that are helping people deal with their everyday struggles. 1. My Special Aflac Duck Aflac is a company that provides financial protection to policyholders that get sick…Continue Reading “Technology Helping Ease The Pain”

Sometimes planning a trip overseas or even down the coast for a weekend can be more hassle than it’s worth. Weather can be a downer and…yes I’ll say it…sometimes the company can be too. Taking part in a staycation has its negatives too, like the fact you’re not really doing anything. But what if you could get the experience without leaving your home? Choosing a destination can be tough, especially if you’re on a budget. So what some companies have done is brought the destination…Continue Reading “Virtual Reality Deciding Your Next Holiday”

Virtual reality has increased in popularity in regards to training employees for real-life situations. American company Strivr worked closely with Wal-Mart to simulate the frenzy of panicked customers an employee would face during a Black Friday shift. The simulation was so realistic that when MIT Technology Review’s senior editor Rachel Metz took part in the Virtual Reality experience, she also experienced the same shivers run up her spine that she did when covering it as a reporter. A similar experience we have created at Virtual…Continue Reading “TRAINING EMPLOYEES OUTSIDE OF THE BOX”