The paradox of augmented reality

E-Learning Provocateur

Scott is the Co-founder & CMO of Explore Engage , a digital media company that is attracting serious attention for its augmented reality eyewear. How does your eyewear differ from Google Glass? (3:05). Is augmented reality worth the hype? (3:54).

Augmented Reality Lives!

Clark Quinn

Augmented Reality (AR) is on the upswing, and I think this is a good thing. The goal is to most appropriately augment our intellect with technology to create a symbiosis where the whole is greater than the sum of the parts. The post Augmented Reality Lives!

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Tools for Developing Augmented Reality Applications

Upside Learning

We have been experimenting with development of Augmented Reality [AR] applications for some time now. Marker based/Image recognition – using a camera these applications recognize a marker or an image in the real world, calculate its position & orientation to augment the reality.

Google’s Glass Project – Wearable Augmented Reality Glasses

Upside Learning

Google officially announced Project Glass yesterday. You need to be logged into your Google Account to view this post]. Imagine using glasses like this in the workplace; rather than being connected to Google’s services, the glasses connect with your own organization’s web services.

Will augmented reality revolutionize training?

Matrix

Wearable computers are the means and augmented reality is the interface between what we know to be the real world and the so called virtual world. Augmented reality (AR) although still in its infancy if we consider its spread, promises to set high standards of connectivity for the not so distant future. How augmented reality affects business training. Despite all the hype surrounding AR and augmented learning , these concepts are not yet mainstream.

Augmented Reality for Learning

Tony Karrer

A colleague just asked me if I knew anyone who was using Augmented Reality for learning. Probably I need to update my posts because there have to be lots of people who would be involved in training and augmented reality found via LinkedIn. I just tried a search for “augmented reality” as a keyword along with either title contains “training” or “learning” and found some interesting folks.

Educate everyone

E-Learning Provocateur

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.

My forecasts for 2017

eLearning 24-7

” Uh, you may know who they are – and no offense to them, but it is a reality. When people think of VR (Virtual Reality) they often think of Oculus Rift and similar headset devices. Google Daydream – Brand new. Google Cardboard – Been around for a long time. DESTEK Vone 3D VR Virtual Reality Headset 3D VR Glasses is another one out there. I see Google Daydream as the dominating player in that particular space. .

AR: Augmenting the Reality of Learning

Dashe & Thomson

Augmented reality (AR), as defined by the infallible Wikipedia, is a live, direct or indirect, view of a physical, real-world environment whose elements are augmented by computer-generated sensory input such as sound, video, graphics or GPS data. Introduction to AR.

The joy of UX

E-Learning Provocateur

I’ve written previously about how I’ve been toying around with the augmented reality app Aurasma. The first step appeared simple enough: millions of people go to the App Store or Google Play to install millions of apps.

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. Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality at Work.

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.

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.

Pokémon whoa!

E-Learning Provocateur

Ingress is a mobile game developed by Niantic (an offshoot of Google). 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.

eLearning Trends for 2015: Here to Stay or Go Away?

Association eLearning

With the potential of additional consumer mobile devices such as Google Glass, this will also create a need for augmented and blended learning experiences, engaging learners in a whole new way. Augmented Learning. With augmented learning this scenario could become reality.

eLearning Glossary 2017 Edition

Association eLearning

AR (Augmented Reality)- Augmented reality is the integration of digital information with the user’s environment in real time. Google glass is an example of an augmented reality product. eLearning has always been on the forefront of innovation.

Do you see a paradigm shift in learning?

Origin Learning

But, fast-paced changes are happening globally, be it the explosion of information (big data world) or use of advanced technologies ( augmented reality , virtual reality ) or the expanding list of multi-purpose gadgets (Google Cardboard, Oculus).

Augmented reality in e-learning – just virtual reality?

Spicy Learning

The manner of the defeat is not relevant to augmented reality technology in any sense, but I’d like to think that it provides anecdotal evidence that I’d been planning this blog well before this article appeared on the BBC website. Augmented reality for mobile devices isn’t anything new. The success of augmented reality will be fundamentally linked to growth and investment in mobile learning.

Project Glass: Learning Game-Changer Or Just Another Advertising Medium

Dashe & Thomson

Since my last blog post, AR: Augmenting the Reality of Learning , we’ve probably seen the most hyped augmented reality product in history. From a 2:30 video clip, we see a New York hipster show off six unique ways augmented reality can facilitate learning.

Immersive Learning Latest on VR/AR/MR

eLearning 24-7

Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, as a result, you can connect to the cloud and download files from Dropbox, Box.com, Google Drive and so on. It relies on you to go and download the apps you want via Google Play. AR Augmented Reality Immersive Learning Mixed Reality MR Uncategorized Virtual Reality VRHello! Right now, I’m writing to you from a virtual world, known as Earth. Ever heard of it? I made a funny. Okay, not really, but roll with it. .

Surfing the Future Pedagogies: Augmented Learning

TalentLMS

What’s so great about augmented learning anyway? Yes, augmented learning is all that and more: enhanced learner experience and achievement. Before you scroll down to see how long this article is, (and whether this is worth your time), know that augmented learning is here to stay.

8 Corporate Learning Trends in 2017

Enyota Learning

Augmented Reality. Augmented realty is yet to be implemented on a large scale. Hence, it remains to be seen how widespread augmented reality will be used in the eLearning industry.

Wearable Technology: Does Google Glass still has the potential to transform Learning?

G-Cube

With wearable gadgets like Google Glass, the device can be worn on the head which projects an image onto a transparent screen suspended in front of your eye. But with all the initial hype around Google Glass, all was not looking up for the device.

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Where AR we now?

Learning with e's

Augmented Reality (AR) is one such tool that has a lot of potential to enhance our senses, but to date has had poor uptake and real life application in the world of learning. This is part 6 in a series of posts on the future of learning and technology.

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Get it in glass

Learning with e's

For a while, Augmented Reality (AR) has been promised as the next big thing in enhanced technological living. enhanced information Sixth Sense augmented reality Google Project Glass ARWhat is the best way to merge web with world?

I, cyborg

Learning with e's

I''m not sure, but I tried Google Glass for the first time last night and I was conscious that I was looking like a cyborg. That''s one of the benefits of having dinner with David Kelly, Learning and Development Consultant, and owner of one of the infamous Google beta testing devices.

Bett interview

Learning with e's

The Google Glass and other Augmented Reality wearables look interesting but inherently dangerous. bett2014 augmented reality blogging education gestural interfaces Google Glass learning personal research smart mobile Technology user generated content video webcasting

Augmented Reality – Upside Pune Layar

Upside Learning

Today, Upside Learning is thrilled to announce that we are augmenting reality in Pune, with a layer that’ll let you find significant landmarks in and around the city. We’ve been experimenting with Augmented Reality and Virtuality, we posted about that earlier here.

This Week on #TalkTech: Apprenticeships, Augmented Reality, and Creativity

Bottom-Line Performance

Augmented reality could have a lot of potential for use in learning solutions. What are some of the potentials for augmented reality in training and development? This article talks about using Google Glass and gamification to help us be fitter and healthier.

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

eLearning Cyclops: Wicked, Cool Example of Augmented Reality

eLearning Cyclops

Wicked, Cool Example of Augmented Reality. While attending the Enterprise Learning Conference & Expo today, I saw an example of the use of augmented reality as created by BMW. Reply Delete Do you need to augment your reality? Check out this very cool blog post from MinuteBio about how BMW is using augmented reality. [.] Wicked, Cool Example of Augmented Reality. Google App Inventor - Make Apps/m-Learning.

Augmented-reality maps

Janet Clarey

I said Augmented Reality (AR). I haven’t wrote about AR much and I haven’t done any serious research on it but I have had a Google alert going for “Augmented Reality&# now for several months. (I

DevCorner: A TechSmithie’s View of Google I/O 2014

Visual Lounge

Like previous Google I/O events, the 7th Annual took place at Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA, June 25-26, 2014. With the big focus on wearables, Google also spoke a lot about unifying your experience across devices, including your car and TV.

The foresight saga

Learning with e's

The stars of CES 2013 were the Vuzix M100 Augmented Reality Smart Glasses (pictured), Samsung's new ultra thin bendy phone screen and the 4K ultra high Resolution television screen. Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses This is part 8 in the series on the future of learning and technology.

Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

Bottom-Line Performance

Go to any of the big L&D conferences or trade shows and you’ll hear buzz and conversation about virtual reality, augmented reality, and 360 video. Google Cardboard viewer isn’t a comfortable device to use because of having to hold it up to your head.

What Pokémon Go Means to the Learning Industry

Gyrus

Augmented Reality. As per Merriam-Webster, “Augmented Reality is an enhanced version of reality created by the use of technology to overlay digital information on an image of something being viewed through a device (as a smartphone camera).”

Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

Trend # 2 Augmented Learning. It is quite possible that by 2016, the augmented reality devices, including Google Glass, Apple Watch etc would become the common tool in our everyday realities [2].

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