The Rise of Digital Motion Sickness
Video games, 3D films and iOS7 set to make condition the 21st century’s biggest occupational disease.
The UK’s DailyMail.co.uk reports that digitally induced motion sickness caused by iPhones, 3D films and computer games will become the biggest occupational illness of the 21st century, it has been claimed.
Tech experts have identified a variation on the traditional disorientating ailment, called ‘simulation sickness’ which is caused by looking at a screen rather than travelling in a boat, car or plane.
And they say the problem will only get worse, as gadgets become better at mimicking the real world around us.