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MGMWERX Introduces New Virtual Reality Training for Air Force Students and Montgomery First Responders

Local Air Force members are getting a new and innovative way to train. MGMWERX, along with Air University, held an Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Expo to introduce their new training simulations. The virtual reality technology creates amazing realism for the Air Force to engage in. These include: sight, sound, and smell. The virtual training will help with being able…

What the Tech? What is the Metaverse?

We’ve heard a lot about the Metaverse in recent weeks. Facebook changed its company name to Meta, a few years after spending billions of dollars on the virtual reality platform Oculus. So what is the Metaverse? And who wants to go? The Metaverse is a virtual world where people interact with one another. Sort of like life inside a video game….

What the Tech? Why Augmented Reality Might Be the Next Big Tech Trend

Forget virtual reality, augmented or mixed reality is what people are now interested in seeing. In the past year, Google stopped selling its virtual reality headset while Apple is going all-in on AR or augmented reality. What’s the difference and how are police departments and government agencies using it for training? RealMax and other companies are counting on augmented or…

Students Learn Work-Force Skills Through Technology

A Pike County learning center is providing public high school students the opportunity to learn work force skills using technology. It’s called the Center for Advanced Academics and Accelerated Learning. It offers programs that help students earn an associates degree before graduating high school. “We’ve sort of reframed how we see our role in the pike county school systemwide as…