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6 more examples of Augmented Reality

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About this time last year I published one of my most popular blog posts, 20 real-world examples of Augmented Reality , in which I shared examples of what people in the real world are currently doing with this emerging technology – in contrast to the promise of what we could be doing.

20 real-world examples of Augmented Reality

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The 2019 instalment of Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week kicks off next month. I’ve decided to focus my attention on Augmented Reality. My coverage of augmented reality here is by no means exhaustive; it simply represents the instances I’ve stumbled upon recently.

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The paradox of augmented reality

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Scott is the Co-founder & CMO of Explore Engage , a digital media company that is attracting serious attention for its augmented reality eyewear. Is augmented reality worth the hype? (3:54). I was impressed with the examples of augmented reality cited by Scott.

When augmented reality isn’t

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So I was excited to stumble upon their Augmented Reality browsing of Powerhouse Museum around Sydney app for Apple and Android. I love history, I love augmented reality, and I own an iPhone – so a combination of all three proved irresistible.

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The two types of augmented reality

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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?

MOOCs, open badges & the future of e-learning

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The joy of UX

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I’ve written previously about how I’ve been toying around with the augmented reality app Aurasma. I understand why Aurasma links images to augmentations via specific channels. Not to mention it would be in the corporation’s best interest to augment its own logo.

Cognitive Reality

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For me, 2016 has been the year in which the Virtual Reality rubber finally met the road, while Augmented Reality made a surprise splash into the mainstream via those pesky Pikachu. 20 real-world examples of Virtual Reality. 3 uses of Virtual Reality in workplace education.

My blogging year in the rear-view mirror

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A way with the fairies – My first dabble with augmented reality. The joy of UX – My second dabble with augmented reality. As the year draws to a close, I like to reflect on my blog posts.

Educate everyone

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My all-time favourite example of augmented reality has been reinvented. When I first saw BMW’s augmented reality glasses on YouTube over 8 years ago, I was excited. Overnight, the Korean boffins made BMW’s augmented reality glasses a reality for the rest of us.

The Average Joe imperative

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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. There once was a time when I thought Second Life was going to take over the world. Well, the virtual world.

Pokémon whoa!

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Ingress is oft described as an augmented reality game, but I disagree. It’s an alternate reality game. I was vaguely aware of this game since I maintain a general interest in augmented reality. When I was a teenager I was addicted to video games.

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 3

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The dark side of gamification

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It’s a ridiculous question, I know, but in the short film Sight the protagonist plays an augmented reality game that awards him points for the consistency in the thickness of his slices. How well do you chop your cucumber?

Where is L&D heading?

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By this I mean integrating the content with the environment in which the individual is situated, and I see a lot of potential in augmented reality and wearable technologies facilitating this.

The 3 mindsets of m-learning

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Handheld devices combined with the Internet, geolocation, and the likes of augmented reality make the learning experience engaging, timely and real. One of my most popular posts of last year was M-Learning’s dirty little secrets.

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E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 2

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augmented reality. book AR augmented reality blog blogger blogging critical theory customer service data analysis digital influence e-learning E-Learning Provocateur ecological psychology government 2.0 Following the modest success of my first book , I decided to fulfil the promise of its subtitle and publish E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 2. The volume comprises a collation of my articles from this blog.

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 2

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Eye of the tiger

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According to Cook-Greuter, “it refers to how we see the world through new eyes, how we change our interpretations of experience and how we transform our views of reality.

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 1

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augmented reality. Well I have finally bitten the bullet and published a selection of my blog musings in paperback form.

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 1

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augmented reality. book augmented reality blended learning cloud computing corporate social responsibility csr e-learning E-Learning Provocateur elearning employee engagement future informal learning instructional design learning styles learning theory mobile learning pedagogy religion self publishing social media virtual worldsWell I have finally bitten the bullet and published a selection of my blog musings in paperback form.

The equation for change

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Technological determinism is a philosophy that has implications for e-learning professionals as we grapple with technologies such as smartphones, tablets, ebooks, gamification, QR codes, augmented reality, the cloud, telepresence, ADDIE, SAM, and of course, MOOCs.

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25 more real-world examples of Virtual Reality

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A couple of years ago I started up Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week to promote real-world applications of virtual reality. Loath to disappoint, I hereby present 25 more real-world examples of virtual reality, drawn from this year’s and last year’s events.

E-Learning conferences in Australia in 2017

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International Conference on Virtual and Augmented Reality Simulations. Sydney is evidently the place to be for e-learning pro’s who are keen to develop their knowledge and skills this year.

2010: My blogging year recapped

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• The two types of augmented reality. As 2010 draws to a close, I thought I’d take a moment to recap my blog posts during the year. I hope you take the opportunity to read any that you may have missed. Oh, and please leave a comment or two or three…!

The equation for change

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Technological determinism is a philosophy that has implications for e-learning professionals as we grapple with technologies such as smartphones, tablets, ebooks, gamification, QR codes, augmented reality, the cloud, telepresence, ADDIE, SAM, and of course, MOOCs.

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Aus-e-learning

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Augmented Reality browsing of Powerhouse Museum around Sydney. Last year, Jeff Goldman published Free US History eLearning in honour of Independence Day. I thought it was such a wonderful idea, I have decided to do something similar in honour of Australia Day.

E-Learning conferences in Australia in 2019

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International Conference on Virtual and Augmented Reality Simulations. Guess what… it’s less than a year to the iconic “2020” I wonder what will emerge in the lead-up to this futuristic milestone for so many talkfests gone by.

2011: A writer’s odyssey

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• When augmented reality isn’t. 2011 was a big year of writing for me, with 2 self-published books and over 40 blog posts. My books are available on Amazon , and I have listed the year’s blog posts below for your convenience. Thanks for reading! Social media.

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The two faces of blended learning

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Scaffolding an augmented reality tour with a podcast. What is blended learning? Well, it depends on who you ask. For example, someone might say it’s a mix of pedagogical approaches, while someone else might say it’s a mix of theory and practice.

Aus-e-learning

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Augmented Reality browsing of Powerhouse Museum around Sydney. Last year, Jeff Goldman published Free US History eLearning in honour of Independence Day. I thought it was such a wonderful idea, I have decided to do something similar in honour of Australia Day. I hope you find the following Aussie-flavoured e-learning resources to be informative, fun and “bonza”… Facts and figures. • Come To Australia. It’s nice here. You’ll like it.

2011: A writer’s odyssey

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• When augmented reality isn’t. 2011 was a big year of writing for me, with 2 self-published books and over 40 blog posts. My books are available on Amazon , and I have listed the year’s blog posts below for your convenience. Thanks for reading! Social media. • Social media extremism. • Smash your wall. • My Twitter hero. • Who owns the photocopiers? • 20 hot resources for customer-facing social media.

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A way with the fairies

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Despite not being a member of the app’s target audience, I am an augmented reality advocate, so I downloaded the app and installed it on my iPad. Of course, this means the experience is no longer augmented reality, but rather an illusion of it.

E-Learning conferences in Australia in 2018

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International Conference on Virtual and Augmented Reality Simulations. Well 2018 is shaping up to be a strong year of professional development opportunities for e-learning professionals down under.