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Dec 22 2008   4:38PM GMT

Tech Trivia Challenge – virtual reality



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Our WhatIs.com Tech Term is virtual reality

Virtual reality is an artificial environment that is created with software and presented to the user in such a way that the user suspends belief and accepts it as a real environment. On a computer, virtual reality is primarily experienced through two of the five senses: sight and sound.

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