- Group – questions
- What is a virtual world?
- A computer simulated environment.
- What is interesting about virtual worlds?
- You can use avatars to represent how you appear in the virtual world to yourself and others.
- You can do things in a virtual world that you can’t do in the real world, like flying or teleporting.
- How important do you think virtual worlds are now?
- I think they are becoming more important every day as people become aware and are able to gain access to virtual worlds they are interested in.
- How important do you think virtual worlds will be in 5-10 years?
- VR hardware and software is constantly developing and evolving at a rapid pace.
- Microsoft Windows version 10 will have built-in holographic support. I can see that becoming integrated into virtual worlds in the near future.
- I think education through virtual worlds will become much more wide-spread, as classrooms are getting so large that they are becoming almost unmanagable.
Question: Have you read the book, “Ready Player One”, yet? If not… you should!