The vision for the future of 6G18. 06. 2022 Saturday / By: Robert Denes / Generic / Exact time: BST / Print this page
When I say the word “metaverse,” what comes to mind? Thinking of picking up a virtual real headset and escaping into a digitally generated 3D world? If so, you are definitely not alone. The prevailing view of the metaverse today presupposes that we leave our physical environment and disappear into a virtual world to play, work, and socialize.
Digital immersion is a powerful vision for the metaverse that has countless potential applications in entertainment and productivity. But I claim that there is an even bigger metaverse that is just waiting to be discovered.
6G can change every area of our lives. Nokia’s director of strategy and technology, Nishant Batra, talks about how the 6G will unleash the true potential of the metaverse, combining physical, digital and human reality. The metaverse I’m talking about is one where physical, human, and digital realities merge. Augmented Reality (XR) allows us to bring our metaversion anywhere, instead of restricting it to our home or office. This metaverse embraces mobility; will be equally at home in the consumer, corporate and industrial spheres; and will be based on detailed digital twins that reflect our...Read More