Bringing the Text to Life
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There's a new way to see and experience the world. It's not virtual reality. That's so yesterday. No, it's augmented reality, and pretty soon it'll be taking life as we know it to a whole other level.
For material based on today's gospel text, see "The Prayer Prosthesis," October 21, 2001, at HomileticsOnline.com.
Put on a pair of glasses and suddenly see streaming information about what you're looking at.
Love that SLR camera in the shop window? Your glasses are giving you all the product information you need. Sightseeing in New York and peering up at the Empire State Building? If you're wearing your cool glasses, you're getting historical background on this landmark, as well as up-to-date information about what's going on in the building right now.
It's a new way to see the world called "augmented reality."
If you haven't heard of it, don't worry. Chances are you've already been exposed to it in some form, and before long won't be able to...