AR-ECDIS: A Mobile Maritime Navigation Assistance System An Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) is a computer-based geographic information system used for nautical navigation. ECDIS provides continuous position and navigational safety information, as an alternative to paper navigation charts. The system generates audible and/or visual alarms when the vessel is in proximity to navigational…

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LookOnVRTU Won the First Prize at NIST VR HUD Challenge We are proud to announce that VRT-U in collaboration with LookOn Media has won first place at the National Institute for Standards and Technology’s (NIST) 2018 Virtual Reality (VR) Heads-Up-Display (HUD) Navigation Challenge for First Responders. After narrowing down all competitors through four stages only…

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VRT-U is a finalist at the 2018 NIST Virtual Reality Heads-Up-Display Navigation Challenge NIST Public Safety Communications Research (PSCR) Program is hosting a 4-stage First Responder Virtual Reality (VR) Heads-up-Display (HUD) Navigation Challenge, with prize awards for the top 7 designs. In addition to the cash prize, finalists will have speaking engagements and networking opportunities…

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