How to Use Augmented Reality for Technology Based Learning
MARCH 16, 2015
Technology acts funny at times. It works to make the real virtual, and uses virtual to simulate reality. On the other hand, cutting edge graphics and 3D technology make it possible to create life like, real environments! can benefit from augmented reality programs.
Augmented Reality – Making Paper Interactive
JULY 31, 2012
One of the ways we recommend is to use elements of Augmented Reality. It’s quite impressive, because of the way they used AR technology to enhance rather than replace print: One to let users get an ‘x-ray view’ to look inside furniture.
An Augmented Reality Future
OCTOBER 10, 2011
The use of augmented reality as an interface has mostly been gimmicky. Perhaps the only other AR based apps that have made equal sense are the augmented reality browsers. Future Technology augmented reality Augmented Reality App Ghost Guitar
The paradox of augmented reality
MAY 26, 2013
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.
Google’s Glass Project – Wearable Augmented Reality Glasses
APRIL 5, 2012
The video shows an augmented reality concept that is integrated with Google’s services, with voice commands, video chat, location check-ins, maps (outside and in-store), weather, etc. I’m looking forward to the day when you and I will have access to such technologies.
Pokemon Go: Does this mean augmented reality learning is a thing?
JULY 20, 2016
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.)
Augmenting reality - technology is going invisible
Lars is Learning
NOVEMBER 22, 2010
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
Will augmented reality revolutionize training?
MARCH 22, 2016
There has been a lot of talking in the last past years on the Internet of Things and how our lives will be more and more interconnected with technology. 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.
What’s the Reality of Virtual and Augmented Reality?
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
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.
Virtual and Augmented Reality : The Future of E-learning
JANUARY 11, 2017
Virtual reality and augmented reality are two popular buzzwords in the e-learning world. Let me give you a few more insights on these technologies, and how they will impact e-learning in the future. What is Virtual Reality (VR)? What is Augmented Reality (AR)?
Why is Augmented Reality not Mainstream in Learning?
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
Augmented reality technology has been around for over a decade now, and there is a lot of talk about its promise and applications. In this post, we would like to survey our readers to discover why augmented reality is not a mainstream technology in learning. Technology expertise is not widespread (not enough know-how) D. AR augmented reality technology
Augmented Reality for Learning
JULY 26, 2010
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. eLearning Technology.
Virtual Reality in Corporate Training
MARCH 27, 2017
Earlier this year while visiting the Learning Technologies show in London, one thing that stood out for me was the advent of virtual reality (VR) on the corporate training scene. eLearning augmented reality types of vr solutions use of vr Virtual reality virtual reality in corporate training
The two types of augmented reality
JULY 20, 2010
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?
APRIL 18, 2016
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. It heralded a new dawn in educational technology.
Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality at Work
DECEMBER 15, 2016
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 Average Joe imperative
JUNE 24, 2014
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.
John Blackmon – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
JUNE 28, 2016
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?
These 3 Industries are the Early Adopters of Augmented Reality
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
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.
AR: Augmenting the Reality of Learning
MARCH 6, 2012
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.
Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016
Your Training Edge
DECEMBER 23, 2015
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.
Do you see a paradigm shift in learning?
JANUARY 14, 2016
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.
Augmented reality in e-learning – just virtual reality?
MAY 9, 2011
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
COMPILATION OF 45 GAME-BASED LEARNING JOURNALS: PART 3
JANUARY 23, 2017
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Ryan Tracey – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
JANUARY 4, 2016
He holds a Master’s degree in Learning Sciences and Technology from the University of Sydney. I’m excited by the potential of wearable technologies combined with augmented reality to make these kinds of experiences possible. Learnnovators: According to you, catering to the average Joe is imperative for emerging technologies such as Tin Can API, augmented reality, responsive e-learning, etc. Augmented reality and virtual reality are good examples.
A Way With The Fairies
NOVEMBER 1, 2015
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. Fauxmented reality, perhaps?
Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning
APRIL 25, 2014
The technology behind QR Codes is available as open source. This makes this technology a favourable and the most viable option compared to other proprietary tools. Bleam : This is a fast reading 3-dimensional QR code that is more accurate and fully customizable.This patented technology is highly superior to traditional QR Codes and even offers support for integrating Augmented Reality (AR) features.
A New Take on Augmented Reality: Cydalion Navigation App Aids People with Low Vision by Pamela S. Hogle
Learning Solutions Magazine
NOVEMBER 7, 2016
Cydalion, an augmented reality app based on Tango technology, is a new form of mobile performance support for people. with visual disabilities. The app uses tones and vibration to warn users of overhead obstacles and tripping hazards in the. environment. Emerging Topics Mobile Learning Performance Support
Immersive Learning Latest on VR/AR/MR
MARCH 14, 2017
There is a lot to take in as it relates to VR/AR/MR and wearable technology as it relates to those types of output of content. . After attending the Wearable Technology and AR/VR show in London, this past week, I came away with seeing a lot of interesting and non-interesting products, and some interesting tidbits of very useful information. It’s a headset (wearable technology). You do not need any wearable technology. Who will jump into this technology?
Designing Mobile Learning Content: Getting Started
JUNE 8, 2015
By putting them in physical contact with each other, NFC technology can be used for transmitting information to nearby devices and (say) perform specific types of actions.
New technology and the future of learning
Learning with e's
JUNE 14, 2011
My own session, entitled 'New Technology and the Future of Learning' attempted to gaze (tentatively) into the near future, and to ask questions such as 'what will be the new roles of trainers and developers in the next few years?' It has been a interesting day.
Surfing the Future Pedagogies: Augmented Learning
OCTOBER 20, 2014
What’s so great about augmented learning anyway? A super-glorified way to present educational technology? Yes, augmented learning is all that and more: enhanced learner experience and achievement. Augmented reality check: do you like your smartphone?
Project Glass: Learning Game-Changer Or Just Another Advertising Medium
MAY 18, 2012
Since my last blog post, AR: Augmenting the Reality of Learning , we’ve probably seen the most hyped augmented reality product in history. Think of the doors this kind of technology could open within the context of learning.
New and emerging technologies
Learning with e's
JUNE 22, 2015
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?