At the CeBit trade show in Hannover, Germany, on Wednesday, visitors sitting on chairs in a tube experience a virtual world at the stand of German communications company Deutsche Telekom. CeBit, which takes place from March 9 to March 15, is the world's largest computer and electronics trade fair. Around 6,300 companies from 70 countries are going to present their latest novelties at this year's fair.
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