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Shared virtual environments

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    • us: Immersive virtual environments
    • us: IVEs (Immersive virtual environments)
    • us: Multi-user distributed virtual environments
    • us: Multi-user virtual environments
    • us: MUVEs (Multi-user virtual environments)
    • us: Shared VEs (Shared virtual environments)
    • us: SVEs (Shared virtual environments)
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    • found: Work cat.: Avatars at work and play : collaboration and interaction in shared virtual environments, c2006: p. ix (SVEs; focus on two applications of SVEs: collaborative work and online gaming; sometimes work applications are discussed under the label of collaborative virtual environments--or CVEs--but SVE is a broader term since it includes online gaming and socializing) p. 151 (In order to be able to connect to and interact with the Shared Virtual Environment (SVE) generated by VR [virtual reality] technology, the user must use some kind of VR system) p. 167 (immersive virtual environments (IVEs))
    • found: Pettifer, S. A collaborative access model for shared virtual environments, via WWW, June 13, 2006 (shared or Cooperative Virtual Environments (CVEs); shared VEs)
    • found: Amselem, D. A window on shared virtual environments, via WWW, June 13, 2006: abstr. (multi-user distributed Virtual Environment (VE) software system; shared VE) introd. (multi-user VE research can bring benefits to the virtual reality (VR) field)
    • found: Hughes, C.E. Shared virtual worlds for education, 1997, via WWW, June 13, 2006.
    • found: Google search, June 13, 2006 (54,000 hits for "shared virtual environments"; 19,900 for "shared virtual worlds"; 35,600 for "multi-user virtual environments"; 228 for "multi-user distributed virtual environments"; 10,400 for "multi-user virtual worlds")
    • found: Teaching health care in virtual space, 2016: ECIP title page (multi-user virtual environments) ECIP data (MUVE)
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    • 2006-06-15: new
    • 2016-06-03: revised
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