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Air tap

Air tap is a core gesture of HoloLens, which is used to interact with virtual content. It‘s a tapping gesture with the hand held upright and similar to a mouse click or select.

Allow Rate

The percentage of users who allow an Augmented Reality ad or experience access to their camera when requested.

AR Engagement

Any user interaction—swiping, clicking, etc.—within an Augmented Reality experience.

AR Session Time

The amount of time a user spends within an Augmented Reality experience with their camera on.

Artificial Reality

Virtual environments created through the use of computers and audiovisual devices.

Assisted Reality

Placing information such as manuals, checklists, or diagnostics in a person's line of view, enabling hands-free interation with data. An efficient solution which has many potential applications in the industrial sector.

Augmented Reality

Enabling a user to simultaneously view both digital elements and the real world, usually with the assistance of special computer-enabled glasses.

Augmented Virtuality (AV)

Augmented Virtuality means to add some physical paramteres while being in a virtual world. The degree of immersion is usually very high. Using controllers and sensors to be able to move and grab virtual objects helps users to feel like a part of the virtual world.


The virtual version of a user capable of communicating and interacting with others in a virtual environment.

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