This text sets out to show home PC-users what virtual reality is all about. It provides practical, "hands-on" treatment of VR technology for PC enthusiasts and hobbyists. Focusing on affordable VR products designed for the desktop, Levy explains how to assemble a complete virtual-reality system at home. The book covers: hardware and software - what and where to buy; how to install head-mounted displays, data gloves, stereoscopic glasses and sound devices; how to use interactive games, real-time image generators and other popular VR applications; what desktop VR systems can and can't do; which groups to join and where to turn for more information and training; how to obtain free or low-cost VR demos. The accompanying disk includes graphics programs from NASA, sample 3-D architecture and other VR demos.
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Book Description Windcrest/McGraw-Hill. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have light creases on the cover and binding. Some pages may contain writing and or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 2689194511
Book Description Windcrest/McGraw-Hill. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Book has some visible wear on the binding, cover, pages. Bookseller Inventory # G0070376514I3N00
Book Description Windcrest/McGraw Hill, New York, 1995. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. Beginner/Intermediate. 284 pages, including index. Virtual Reality software on computer disk at back of book. .Laminated cover. Minimal edgewear with some normal cover scuffing. Clean, bright and tight. Looks unread. Bookseller Inventory # 41711
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