Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality

Association eLearning

What’s the difference between virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)? Virtual Reality. Augmented Reality. Virtual Reality for Training. Safety inspectors could learn what to look for in a realistic setting.

Augmenting reality - technology is going invisible

Lars is Learning

Here's my article, just published on Trainingzone as the headline story, exploring how augmented reality and mobile technology promise to radically improve learning effectiveness. Would value your comments and feedback. -- The pace of technological innovation continues to surprise. Tags: trainingzone e-learning gesture technology augmented reality kinect mobile learning performance support

Designing Mobile Learning Content: Getting Started

Origin Learning

After getting enough inspiration from the current trends and stats about mobile learning , the obvious next question that must be bothering you is – where and how to start? This stage involves writing one-line objectives that will form separate m-learning modules.

Augmented Reality – A New Dawn of Possibilities in Online Training / eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Augmented Reality – sounds like high-tech si-fi phenomenon. Augmented Reality is one of the finest examples of such inventions. The concept of augmenting the real world by virtual data has started in late 1970s. What is Augmented Reality?

Mobile Learning Trends

Instancy

Educational, training institutions and eLearning content publishers must adapt themselves to the new technological landscape in order to keep their courses and learning materials relevant to today’s learners. The development of educational mobile apps provides exciting new ways to develop educational courses that are both effective in reaching educational objectives for teachers and rewarding to […].

Free webinar 8/16: Mobile Learning & Augmented Reality

Take an e-Learning Break

Heard the term Augmented Reality and wondered how it could be used in learning? Attend this free webinar hosted by Rapid Intake and featuring Craig Weiss, author of the E-Learning 24/7 blog. Augmented Reality can take any situation, location, environment, and experience to a new level of edutainment. In this webinar, you will learn how this emerging technology is changing the way people engage and learn.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps. Here are some interesting links I’ve come across recently, mostly about mobile learning and some about learning in general that I found interesting.

Workplace Learning Trends in 2018

Origin Learning

In this blog post, we will have a quick glimpse of what we believe would be some of the key trends in workplace learning this year. Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality – these two topics have been on a number of technology trend lists for the past four to five years.

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Tools For Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

Upside is doing a fair bit of mobile learning development and we blog about it regularly. I want to share some tools which may assist you in developing mobile learning applications. Augmented Reality. It requires MIDP/JVM on mobile device.

Mobile App Trends for 2018

Origin Learning

We look at some of the key mobile app trends and examine the categories of apps that will gain popularity in 2018. There are two things here – one the actual crypto-currency and two the technology that powers this – ‘Blockchain’. Our big bet in terms of mobile apps is on ‘ Blockchain’.

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10 Technological Advances That Will Impact The Future Of Mobile Learning At Workplace

G-Cube

In today’s modern era, technology has transformed the world in ways that are unimaginable. Mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets permeate our daily life, imparting incredible access to latest information and communication. Technology will be more accessible & affordable.

Mobile learning and personal metrics

Learning with e's

The rise is also due to people''s desire to develop their learning informally. There are formal contexts for mobile learning, but it is in the leisure time/travelling/down time that mobile learning still comes to the fore.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Global mobile data traffic grew 69 percent in 2014 and was nearly 30 times the size of the entire global Internet in 2000. Mobile video traffic exceeded 50 percent of total mobile data traffic for the first time in 2012. For years, Flash has ruled mobile content delivery arena.

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Augmented reality in e-learning – just virtual reality?

Saffron Interactive

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. Blog Mobile learning Technology

Mobile Learning – Is it Finally Viable?

Gyrus

Mobile Learning – Is it Finally Viable? Mobile Learning has been a cool shining beacon in the learning industry for quite a while now. Why Mobile learning is actually worth its grain of salt. The post Mobile Learning – Is it Finally Viable?

A New Take on Augmented Reality: Cydalion Navigation App Aids People with Low Vision by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Cydalion, an augmented reality app based on Tango technology, is a new form of mobile performance support for people. Emerging Topics Mobile Learning Performance Supportwith visual disabilities. The app uses tones and vibration to warn users of overhead obstacles and tripping hazards in the. environment.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

Upside Learning

How To Revamp Your Learning Model. There’s a lot of talk these days about informal learning vs. formal learning. eFront: Free Storyboard Templates For e-Learning. A list of free storyboard templates for e-Learning. How Do You Define 21st-Century Learning?

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Learning goes small, social, savvy

Origin Learning

SMAC – Social, Mobile, Analytics, Cloud – is in! The landscape of learning is rapidly changing. It is now the ‘pull’ time with smaller and speedier devices dictating the learning trends universally. Throwing light on ‘What Exactly Is Mobile Learning?’,

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #12

Upside Learning

AR App Development: Metaio Releases Unifeye Mobile SDK. This new augmented reality development framework is offering developers a chance to experiment with feature tracking, 3D animation rendering and real-time interaction. Learning Styles Wither Away. “We

Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources

Upside Learning

I’ve spent an inordinately long time writing a whitepaper on mobile learning trying to expound our thoughts about it and how it might be used in the workplace. If you’re considering mobile learning in any shape or form, I’d suggest you give these a browse. Mobile Learning Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training. M-Learning Org. Mobile Learning thinking: Get on your skateboard to keep up! Will at Work Learning.

Transforming the Digital Landscape with Interactive Mobile Learning Apps

G-Cube

The influence of technology on training organizational workforce has been huge for the past few years. Digitization has increased the scope of using personalized mobile apps to deliver customized learning experiences at the point of need. Augmented Reality (AR).

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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.

Making Employee Onboarding an Immersive Experience with Mixed Reality

Origin Learning

Mixed Reality is a phrase used to describe technologies like Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. Science fiction foresaw the use of an alternate reality and immersive technologies well before humankind actually developed such advanced technologies.

Looking Forward: Four 2019 Trends for eLearning

Float

As 2018 comes to a close, it’s time to make predictions to where Float believes the eLearning industry (including microlearning and mobile learning) is going in 2019. We are very excited to see where this form of learning is heading.

Google Goggles and Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Donut or Eclair) based mobile devices. This will prove useful for m-learning - users can take a snapshot of any object and Google Goggles will provide relevant information about it. Leveraged appropriately, Goggles has great potential to be a powerful augmented reality application. Take a look here: Related posts: Mobile Learning in India Mobile Learning – Three Reasons for the Return of WAP Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources.

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3 Ways to Rethink L&D for the Deskless Workforce

CLO Magazine

Therefore, learning and development is often difficult to implement, though it’s much needed to reduce churn and keep employees engaged. Luckily, technological advances allow employers to provide it to deskless workers in new and engaging ways.

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

Ed App

It’s strange how there is so much consensus among educators and Instructional Designers regarding the most effective forms of learning. So what is the future of learning and are these issues being addressed? Future of Learning – 3 top technologies that will deliver better learning.

More on Mobile Learning Trends

Integrated Learnings

Clay Duda, an ILS contributor, recently posted an article to our other blog, Shared Learning , covering the Technology Association of Georgia's Workplace Learning event last week on mLearning. You can read his article on the highlights here, 'What Does Mobile Learning Mean to You?' Determine if mobile is the answer, then determine how to make it happen. Cohen also recommended using video in mobile learning, stating that it 'works fantastically well.'.

8 Corporate Learning Trends in 2017

Enyota Learning

Corporate learning has now become one of the main business elements in organizations that want to focus on employee training. Today’s learners have moved beyond just a passive learning experience. Learners don’t just want to learn. They want to experience learning.

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

Ed App

It’s strange how there is so much consensus among educators and Instructional Designers regarding the most effective forms of learning. So what is the future of learning and are these issues being addressed? Future of Learning – 3 top technologies that will deliver better learning.

10 Best and Worst Types of Microlearning

Ed App

In this article we’ll look at what’s good and bad about all types of microlearning including costs of creation, ease of content distribution, ability to update content plus how easy it is to access the associated technology. Augmented reality microlearning. Virtual Reality.

The newest realities of the business world are Augmented & Virtual

QuoDeck

Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality have changed the way corporates look at content dissemination. These technologies offer highly immersive experiences making them appropriate for engaging with the audience. What can these technologies do for your company?

Horizon Report 2010 - Mobile Computing

Upside Learning

It’s definitely worth a read; lots of interesting trends that will affect the way we live and learn. I found it interesting that the report points to mobile computing and open content as being on the near-term horizon, within the next 12 months. To follow after on the horizon are electronic books and augmented reality. Related posts: The Social Media and Mobile Computing Explosion A Great Start to 2010 The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology.

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3 Major Learning Management Developments of 2018

KnowledgeCity

The learning management system (LMS) industry experienced impressive growth in 2018. Here are some of 2018’s biggest learning management developments that are fueling the industry’s meteoric rise. Virtual reality got real.

LC Big Question: How Do We Keep Up?

Upside Learning

This month’s Big Question on Learning Circuits Blog seeks to understand how we are keeping up with the increasingly complex tools and technologies landscape. Here’s our list of Top 74 Workplace Learning Blogs that we follow.

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. They decided to create an AR experience app that would allow users to learn more about the ancient Mayan civilization.

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

We have been doodling about leveraging the possibilities these quirky square codes offer while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions. Today, when we are contemplating on a design for a mobile learning solution for one of our clients to help make their product unpacking and commissioning processes effortless, we set out on a journey to explore and learn more about this wonderful tool.