The future of VR in sport, exercise and health

According to Gallup, 57% of people age 50 and older are sports fans. Television audiences across most professional sports boast older demographics in increasing numbers. For example, the average age of a baseball viewer is 57, up from 52 in 2006. This is a huge market opportunity for the sports industry, although we cannot ignore older adults in longterm care, especially those who are bedridden or immobile or those who feel lonely and/or are socially isolated. [Read More]

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The article was published in the Sports Technology issue of IEEE Potentials, an award-winning magazine for technology professionals exploring career strategies, the latest research and important technical developments.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity.

 

 

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