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The Resource Dawn of the new everything : encounters with reality and virtual reality, Jaron Lanier

Dawn of the new everything : encounters with reality and virtual reality, Jaron Lanier

Label
Dawn of the new everything : encounters with reality and virtual reality
Title
Dawn of the new everything
Title remainder
encounters with reality and virtual reality
Statement of responsibility
Jaron Lanier
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Microsoft interdisciplinary scientist largely credited with popularizing virtual reality reflects on his lifelong relationship with technology, showing VR's ability to illuminate and amplify our understanding of our species and how the brain and body connect to the world. By the author of You Are Not a Gadget. --Publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lanier, Jaron
Dewey number
  • 004.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.2.L36
LC item number
A3 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lanier, Jaron
  • Computer scientists
  • Virtual reality
  • Virtual reality
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
  • COMPUTERS / Social Aspects
  • COMPUTERS / Virtual Worlds
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / History
Label
Dawn of the new everything : encounters with reality and virtual reality, Jaron Lanier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Virtual reality's moment -- Introduction -- 1960s: terrors of Eden -- Rescue spacecraft -- Batch process -- Why I love VR (about the basics) -- Bug in the system (about the dark side of VR) -- Road -- Coast -- Valley of unearthly delights -- Alien encounters -- The feeling of immersion -- To don the new everything (about haptics with a little about avatars) -- Nautical dawn -- Six degrees (a little about sensors and VR data) -- Found -- Be your own paramidion (about visual displays for VR) - The VPL experience -- Inside-out spheres (a little about VR "video" and sound) -- Scene -- How we settled into a seed for the future -- 1992, out -- Coda: Reality's foil
Control code
ocn976406119
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 351 pages
Isbn
9781627794091
Lccn
2017010792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)976406119
Label
Dawn of the new everything : encounters with reality and virtual reality, Jaron Lanier
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: Virtual reality's moment -- Introduction -- 1960s: terrors of Eden -- Rescue spacecraft -- Batch process -- Why I love VR (about the basics) -- Bug in the system (about the dark side of VR) -- Road -- Coast -- Valley of unearthly delights -- Alien encounters -- The feeling of immersion -- To don the new everything (about haptics with a little about avatars) -- Nautical dawn -- Six degrees (a little about sensors and VR data) -- Found -- Be your own paramidion (about visual displays for VR) - The VPL experience -- Inside-out spheres (a little about VR "video" and sound) -- Scene -- How we settled into a seed for the future -- 1992, out -- Coda: Reality's foil
Control code
ocn976406119
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 351 pages
Isbn
9781627794091
Lccn
2017010792
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)976406119

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