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Bob Iger says no to practical existence headsets during Disney parks, aims for protracted existence instead

Walt Disney Co.’s arch executive has no seductiveness in carrying thesis park visitors tag on practical existence headsets that retard out their perspective and place them inside a digital world.

Smaller rivals, including Knott’s Berry Farm, SeaWorld and Six Flags, have incited to such practical existence practice as an affordable approach to piquancy adult rides, though Disney CEO Bob Iger pronounced reality-destroying headsets would be “ersatz” during his fast of parks. He’s systematic his group not to even consider about it.

Iger, vocalization during a USC eventuality in Santa Monica on Thursday, instead talked adult a probability of rising high-tech protracted existence attractions. Those will still substantially engage headgear, though a inclination will mix a genuine and digital worlds.

Iger remarkable he spends any Tuesday afternoon during a Disney engineering lab sporting a head-worn device that enables him to reason a light-saber and duel with a stormtrooper.

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Caption Native flowers aren’t a usually plants in ‘super-bloom’ this open — nasty weeds have also flourished

Native flowers aren’t a usually plants in ‘super-bloom’ this open — nasty weeds have also flourished (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)

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A event of Britain’s House of Commons was dangling Wednesday after witnesses reported conference what sounded like gunfire nearby.

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