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. Augmented Reality for Training. Video and mobile learning used to be expensive and rare, and now look at them. Would you like to read more about training, learning, and instructional design?

7 Reasons Why Augmented Reality is the Way Forward

Growth Engineering

Augmented reality has officially joined the fight against dull online learning, and it’s made quite the impact. The post 7 Reasons Why Augmented Reality is the Way Forward appeared first on Growth Engineering.

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Augmented Reality: Driving Potential of LMS Technology for Corporate Training

G-Cube

With ever-evolving learning needs, Augmented Reality (AR) is touted as powerful LMS technology for incredible training delivery. It creates an immersive environment by allowing learners to experience the situation, rather than just passive learning. Companies such as Retail adopt AR technology to market products through custom mobile learning apps. As per Juniper Research, enterprises invested $247 million in AR-based technology and mobile apps in 2014.

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? Just like with any new project, a mobile learning implementation program needs a thorough assessment of the current training situation and the tools being used to deliver training. This stage involves writing one-line objectives that will form separate m-learning modules.

5 Ways to Take Advantage of Mobile Learning Functionality

LearnDash

Mobile learning isn’t just a way to make courses more accessible—it’s a way to deliver better learning content. After all, most of them are also creating content on their desktop, and it’s a space learners traditionally turn to when they search for new learning content.

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. Tags: trainingzone e-learning gesture technology augmented reality kinect mobile learning performance support

Augmented Reality and M-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Interactivity meets reality. You wonder to yourself, can this work in the e-learning world? Specifically, m-learning? Can an app for the smartphone superimpose learning in a location or locations? Augmented Reality and it is happening as we speak. Augmented Reality – what is it? AR Reality. M-Learning Value. The biggest issue with m-learning today, is that it is limited. Corporate learning. E-Learning 24/7.

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

Association eLearning

Gamification, not to be confused with game-based learning, is the use of game elements such as leaderboards and badges, in courses. Mobile learning (mLearning) refers to content that can be accessed anywhere, on any device. Now learners want access to content on their phones, tablets, lap tops, and other mobile devices. This trend gives rise to micro-learning (small chunks of information) and responsive design (courses that adapt to fit multiple screen sizes).

Using Augmented Reality for Contextual Mobile Learning by Jason Haag

Learning Solutions Magazine

Augmented reality (AR) provides a view of the real world, with enhancement from computer- generated. and provides examples of how AR delivered on mobile devices is already providing support for. learning. Blended Learning Development Strategies Emerging Topics Mobile Learning input: sound, graphics, text, video, and GPS data. This article expands on a session from DevLearn.

How To Use An Augmented Reality System For Industry

Dan Keckan

Augmented Reality (AR) is a medium with the direct or indirect addition of the physical world to real-time digital data using computing devices such as tablets and smartphones, as well as innovative gadgets like Google Glass, and software for them. eLearning Trends Augmented Learning Corporate eLearning Solutions Corporate eLearning Trends Mobile Learning Benefits

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. How Augmented Reality Works: [link].

Apple iPad Disappoints eLearning Industry

Upside Learning

I was looking forward to the Apple iPad even more so as we have been doing good stuff on mobile learning and putting up applications and tools on iPhone as pilots and on a trial basis. While demonstrating our Innovation and new projects team’s work on Augmented Reality the iPad is useless without the electronic eye.

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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. Tools to develop Native applications: SDK provided for mobile device. It requires MIDP/JVM on mobile device. Each mobile device has some variation in implementing MIDP profile. Tools for Augmented Reality: Layar.

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. In this blog, we will discuss the possibilities of Augmented Reality in digital learning – eLearning Industry as well as Learning and Development field. The concept of augmenting the real world by virtual data has started in late 1970s. In 1990, Augmented Reality (AR) was coined by Tom Caudell.

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. Our big bet in terms of mobile apps is on ‘ Blockchain’. Mobile LMS. Google’s ‘Accelerated Mobile Pages’ project gave an added fillip to those who were creating content for mobile phone users. The past five years have seen a steady shift in terms of the delivery of learning content. Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality.

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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. Mobile network (cellular) connection speeds grew 20 percent in 2014. These are just some excerpts from Cisco’s Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update for 2014 to 2019, but they clearly prove a point.

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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. But with new technologies, sometimes you have to stop and ask yourself, is it just being used for the sake of the media itself, or is it actually adding to my blended learning portfolio? Why Mobile learning is actually worth its grain of salt. Why should I want to participate in this learning exercise?

Transforming the Digital Landscape with Interactive Mobile Learning Apps

G-Cube

Digitization has increased the scope of using personalized mobile apps to deliver customized learning experiences at the point of need. With technological innovation, it has become significant for modern organizations to use smartphones and tablets, enabling learning on the go. Today, companies have started reshaping their training strategies to facilitate mobile learning on a wider scale. Emerging Need of Mobile Apps for E-Learning.

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Learning & Development Resolutions for 2020

Dashe & Thomson

Henry Kingman Learning Experience Designer/PM. That’s how, whether I was designing an eLearning course or managing a blended learning project, I discovered the value of change management. Cameron Weiss Learning Experience Designer. Jolene Rowan Chief Learning Officer.

Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Blended Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

And all of this has been made possible with the marvelous effects of blended mobile learning. Making education accessible to those with smartphones and stable Internet access, blended mobile learning can supplement, if not substitute, formal education systems.

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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POKÉMON WHOA!

Learnnovators

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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

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.'.

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

G-Cube

Mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets permeate our daily life, imparting incredible access to latest information and communication. With digitization, functionality of these devices is improving, along with their potential to support learning in innovative ways. Looking towards the future, it seems quite clear that the scope of mobile learning lies in a world where technology is cost-effective, robust and more connected than it is today. Experiential learning.

The 6 Hottest eLearning Trends: What To Expect In 2020

Dan Keckan

I will show you how these can add value to your performance enhancement and learning experience. eLearning Trends Augmented Reality eLearning Resources Learning Technologies Mobile Learning

AppFusion: Your Sixth Sense, Augmented Reality by Terrence Wing

Learning Solutions Magazine

Augmented Reality (AR) digitally enhances a workplace by adding computer-generated information. Design Strategies Future Trends Immersive Learning Interface Design Mobile Learning Serious Gamesand sensory inputs, including teaching and performance support, or by combining real-world stimuli. and information with instructional content. This can be done today – the tools exist, and it’s only a. matter of designers using their imagination.

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.

Why Mobile Learning is a Slow March (#ATDTK Reflections)

Bottom-Line Performance

While a huge number of organizations are still just getting their feet wet with mobile, this year’s ATD TechKnowledge conference sought to get learning professionals thinking beyond our current approaches to imagine how technology in 2020 and beyond will impact learning. Augmented reality was shown as a way to turn the world around us into a user interface we manipulate. More Reflections on Mobile Learning.

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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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Mastering Gamification in Mobile Learning

Designing Digitally

It includes computer-based learning, mLearning, virtual reality learning (VR), augmented reality learning (AR), social learning, and everything in between The eLearning industry has seen a huge boom over the last decade.

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. ’ page in a learning solution could improve the sales performance of an individual. Such outcomes are possible by scouring the different learning platforms available today. So, ubiquitous is not the only word defining learning now.

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Why Mobile Virtual Reality for Learning Makes Sense by Kate Pasterfield

Learning Solutions Magazine

Virtual Reality will change your mobile learning strategy, especially where virtual reality is an appropriate match to the learners’ setting. Augmented Reality Emerging Topics Mobile Learning Training Strategies Virtual Reality

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. The first principle in the article above relates to access, and states: "A mobile learning environment is about access to content, peers, experts, portfolio artifacts, credible sources, and previous thinking on relevant topics.

RYAN TRACEY – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

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22 Tips For Implementing a Mobile Learning Initiative

Growth Engineering

If you’ve decided to add a mobile dimension to your training programme, you’ll have a lot of work in front of you. As with any learning initiative, the first step is knowing who will be using the learning content. There’s every chance that your learners are simply not ready for a mobile-based training experience. Don’t switch to a mobile-only solution. It’s only when you know your objectives that you can envision where mobile learning might fit.

A WAY WITH THE FAIRIES

Learnnovators

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Use Microlearning to Create a Better Mobile Learning Experience

LearnDash

Mobile experiences are perfectly suited for bite-sized lessons. Online education—especially mobile education—has become so prevalent that many of us probably engage with it several times a day without ever thinking about it as e-learning at all.

The 6 hottest learning trends for 2018 - Part 1: Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR)

Limestone Learning

This is Part 1 in our series on the 6 hottest learning trends for 2018 blog post series. In case you didn’t catch it last month, we posted an article on the 6 hottest learning trends for 2018. Over the next couple of months we’ll be sharing our ideas, strategies, tools and ideas with you on each of the six learning trends. What do you think of when you hear the words “augmented reality”? What about “virtual reality”? Learning & Development