Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality at Work

InSync Training

Virtual and augmented reality is already making waves in the workplace, and by extension, in training. Guest blogger Brigg Patten explores this new technology and its impact on learning and common workforce tasks. Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality at Work.

The two types of augmented reality

E-Learning Provocateur

My favourite example of augmented reality is now a couple of years old: While it might not be as flash as the xkcd enthusiasts might demand from this emerging technology, it remains practical and – gasp! But are these two latter examples really augmented reality?

Augmented Reality: The Trending Buzz for the Sales Organizations to Boost Employee Efficiency, Customer Satisfaction & Overall Business Outcomes

G-Cube

Not too long ago, Augmented Reality (AR) seemed like a dream to achieve. Today, it is not so daunting to pull off this technology as modern organizations are all set to transform the workplace. Currently, AR technology has spread its wings in the fields of marketing, sales, robotics, onboarding and more. For this, we adopted AR technology as a new initiative which successfully created the right buzz. e-Learning AR for Sales Augmented Reality

Is Augmented Reality in Training the Future of Corporate L&D?

Paradiso

It brought people’s attention to this marvelous phenomenon that is augmented reality. For most people, this was the first real contact with augmented reality technology, and the immersive nature of the game certainly intensified their game experience.

Augmented Reality and Design Thinking

ATD Learning Technologies

Augmented reality (AR) blends reality with a computer-generated layer to make user experiences more meaningful through engaging interactions. The session will use AR technology to provide a more meaningful and engaging experience to participants.

What’s the Reality of Virtual and Augmented Reality?

Litmos

Is virtual reality defined by the tech or the experience? Could reading a good story be a low tech virtual reality experience? If you have yellow sticky notes stuck all over your computer monitor, has that augmented your computing experience? Augmented Reality in the Enterprise.

Augmented Reality In Corporate Training: Should You Wait Or Adopt Now?

eLearning Industry

AR is a great technology that helps learners truly enjoy learning on the go and can be adaptive enough to provide each employee a personalized learning experience. Below are my notes that will help you understand AR and why it should be adopted as your preferred learning technology.

Augmented Reality and Design Thinking

ATD Learning Technologies

Augmented reality (AR) blends reality with a computer-generated layer to make user experiences more meaningful through engaging interactions. Along with virtual reality (VR), this new technology is already being adopted by various industries: One in three manufacturing companies will adopt combined AR and VR technologies by 2018. The session will use AR technology to provide a more meaningful and engaging experience to participants.

Pokemon Go: Does this mean augmented reality learning is a thing?

TalentLMS

As the famous sociologist Marshall McLuan once wrote, “all technologies are extensions of our physical and nervous systems to increase power and speed”. Sure, augmented reality is nothing new. And, again, we’re not saying it’s the first example of augmented reality (A.R.)

10 Upcoming Technological Trends That Will Blow Your Mind

Your Training Edge

From driverless cars to bendable devices, the technological developments prove that the future is going to be something which we have never thought of. In the past few years, we all have heard of many emerging technologies, i.e., supercomputers, AI machines, etc. Augmented Analytic.

These 3 Industries are the Early Adopters of Augmented Reality

eLearningMind

If you ask most people about augmented reality, their experience is probably more along the lines of Pokemon Go than it is corporate training. Before it’s dismissed as a development still far off the future, you should know that some industries have been all too happy to adopt augmented reality as a tool for better learning. Three specific industries are leading the charge for augmented reality as a learning tool: 1.

Transforming the E-learning Landscape for Aviation Sector through Simulations

G-Cube

With an evolution in the aviation industry, the scope of Augmented Reality (AR) technology has also increased. The successful adoption of Augmented Reality (AR) has come a long way in last few years, particularly as the global economy has grappled.

The Average Joe imperative

E-Learning Provocateur

I was so impressed with the technology – and amazed at its availability for free! I predict a similar fate for other emerging technologies, be it Tin Can, augmented reality, responsive e-learning, or whatever else lay on the horizon.

AR & VR – The Next Big Trend In E-Learning

G-Cube

The buzz around Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality is getting louder. Most of us understand these technologies in the context of games and entertainment, but modern learning enthusiasts realize their impact on e-learning. e-Learning Augmented Reality virtual reality

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Mobile App Trends for 2018

Origin Learning

There are two things here – one the actual crypto-currency and two the technology that powers this – ‘Blockchain’. Apps that integrate Blockchain and allow businesses to combine the technology with their existing products/technology will gain traction.

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #12

Upside Learning

This new augmented reality development framework is offering developers a chance to experiment with feature tracking, 3D animation rendering and real-time interaction. Do Serious Games Work? Results from Three Studies.

Immersive experts: Q and A with Mike Harris

Brightwave Group

Ahead of our Remixing Reality Studio Session, Head of Immersive Mike Harris shares his story and explores the big question: Why is the centre-ground of learning shifting to immersive? My track record in augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) goes back six years.

5 Reasons Virtual Reality Learning is Worth Considering

PDG

This year everybody’s talking about Virtual Reality, another trend that will eventually burn itself out, right? Virtual Reality is definitely getting a lot of attention, but unlike a lot of learning trends, VR has some solid research behind it and some interesting proof points.

Leveraging AR to Improve Employee Engagement

Origin Learning

In an earlier blog post, we showcased how organizations are offering their employees an interactive onboarding experience with Mixed Reality. Once the 3D virtual reality experience starts, you will be able to explore the ziggurat. Augmented Reality General Virtual Reality

Future vision

Learning with e's

Augmented reality and smart glasses are the future, so it seems. It was a first attempt, a tentative stumble into a rich augmented world of information, entertainment and communication. Hololens takes from the best of both worlds - both augmented and virtual reality technologies.

Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

My last two blog posts were reactions to augmented reality , a concept that was thought up decades ago, coined in the 90s, and only starting to crawl into everyday life. social learning augmented reality Grockit learning portal Learnist LMS

April 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

We talked on various topics in April – from LMS to Augmented Reality, from Games to AS 3.0 Below are our Top 10 posts for the month, each accompanied by a quick brief: Top 13 LMS (and Learning Technology) Blogs. Lists top 13 blogs that we follow for LMS and learning technology.

Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

Nowadays, I have been observing that various new online learning solutions are popping every month and conventional classroom settings are getting even keener than ever to integrate new technologies into their content and strategies. Trend # 2 Augmented Learning.

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John Blackmon – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

ABOUT JOHN BLACKMON (Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Trivantis Corporation). As Chief Technology Officer for Trivantis Corporation, John Blackmon is responsible for all aspects of development and strategy for the company’s eLearning products. At General Motors, John designed a number of automatic identification systems using various technologies for plant floor applications. Can you please explain its relevance in today’s changing technological landscape?

Future of Learning – 3 top technologies that will deliver better learning

Ed App

So which technologies will deliver these methodologies in the near future of learning? Future of Learning – 3 top technologies that will deliver better learning. Any updates can take weeks or even months and, in reality, can take much longer such are the logistical issues involved.

The future as we know it.

Learning with e's

Image from Pixabay In February I spoke at Learning Technologies in London. It's an annual two day event for learning and development professionals where we meet to discuss and debate issues around new technology, innovation in the workplace and corporate learning.

Future of Learning – 3 top technologies that will deliver better learning

Ed App

So which technologies will deliver these methodologies in the near future of learning? Future of Learning – 3 top technologies that will deliver better learning. Any updates can take weeks or even months and, in reality, can take much longer such are the logistical issues involved.

Bringing the Future Forward

CLO Magazine

Virtual reality for learning is no longer an abstract concept — it’s here. Virtual reality has the potential to fundamentally change how learning happens. How do you simulate that in a virtual reality world?”. You can’t ignore technology.

Do you see a paradigm shift in learning?

Origin Learning

There is a growing appetite among learners for consuming learning that seeks to leverage technology so that it can be ‘reinforced’ with a deeper understanding of the subjects. Today, it is open , mobile, and powered by technologies that focus on collective intelligence.

3 Major Learning Management Developments of 2018

KnowledgeCity

Virtual reality got real. You might think virtual and augmented reality are the domain of gamers instead of learners. But as the cost of the technology that makes VR and AR possible continues to shrink, its growth has branched out beyond the arcade crowd.

Instructional Design Tips to Create eLearning to Train Corporate Millennial Workforce

Adobe Captivate

Embrace digital learning technologies such as mobile learning, learning analytics, gamification, augmented reality and virtual reality to get the best out of online training.

Adapting to Adaptive Learning

CLO Magazine

Corporations, especially large ones, increasingly recognize the potential of artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big data analysis, apps and robots, as well as augmented and virtual reality-based solutions to solve complex organizational challenges. Amid such technological revolution, higher bars for talent and leadership development are being set within corporations and across the learning and development industry. The solution is not just technological or financial.

New and emerging technologies

Learning with e's

The video below is the result of that interview, in which I answer questions such as: what emerging technology trends have the greatest potential for learning? What tips you you have for people wanting to invest in emerging technology?

8 Corporate Learning Trends in 2017

Enyota Learning

However, there still are a few aspects that need to be focused on to make it a universally adoptable and financially viable across geographies. Hence, social learning is a trend to watch and adopt in today’s corporate learning courses. Augmented Reality.

Elearning trends to adopt in 2019

Elligense

Elearning industry is among technology early-adopters, and in this article, we have gathered top trends that will affect the elearning business in 2019. Blended Learning Blended learning or ‘hybrid learning’ is an integration of digital technologies into traditional offline learning.

Karl Kapp – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators (Part 2)

Learnnovators

ABOUT KARL KAPP (Professor of Instructional Technology, Bloomsburg University): Karl M. CFPIM, CIRM, is a scholar, writer and expert on the convergence of learning, technology and business operations. Karl: First, let’s not drive learning by technology.

Enterprise Learning and Technology

Impelsys

Industries are experimenting with and implementing evolving technologies and processes at an unprecedented level, as survival of companies in the highly competitive globalized world depends on embracing efficient processes and the latest technologies.