Escape to the sun
Good To Great
AUGUST 20, 2010
Good To Great
AUGUST 20, 2010
MAY 26, 2013
Daqri’s 4D Anatomy app showcases the visualisation capabilities of the medium, while the Australian Defence Force not only targets a real-world need with their Mobile Medic app, but also incorporates it into their recruitment process.
AUGUST 1, 2018
We’ve all been there: stuck in a classroom while the sun blazes away outside, unable to concentrate as you struggle to stay awake through an all-day training session. That’s why forward-looking technology companies are turning to virtual training labs.
JANUARY 18, 2012
The other day I had an opportunity to catch up with Randy Hinrichs and ask him a few questions about the state of 3D virtual world software and about his new book. Also, he has just finished a book about 3D virtual worlds that you should really check out. Randy is also faculty at the University of Washington, where he developed and teaches the Certificate in Virtual Worlds in the iSchool. Augmented reality is part of the virtual world.
JANUARY 11, 2010
In the meantime, I’ve been invited to do a virtual presentation for ASTD DC on this topic. Here’s the information: Ten eLearning Predictions for 2010 To kick off the new year, Dr. Tony Karrer is sharing some thoughts on what's going to be happening in the world of eLearning in 2010. I’m still working on my yearly post that is my eLearning Predictions. That will be coming out shortly.
OCTOBER 14, 2015
Before you pack your bags to become a sim character yourself, you should know that the city will be unpopulated and heavily wired for data collection, creating what will be the world’s biggest technology testing facility. Virtual Heyday. Virtual reality isn’t just for games anymore.
DECEMBER 22, 2018
In the natural world, a lion shakes off its torpor when a gazelle is limping along just a little bit – or when a millionth particle of blood in seawater is vacuumed up by a great white, or a furtive assassin knows the victim’s schedule and vulnerabilities. Yes, they are all around you.
MAY 28, 2012
Engagement Factor: Average – if it means that the person walking around with your new employee is talking to them about job related items, and how do to them and not talking about everything under the sun. However, what I continue to notice is that others all over the world are changing their beliefs. e-learning education elearning ILT virtual learning virtual schools WBT blended learning instructor led online learning wbtHow many.
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 19, 2010
While I talked, as if by magic, the sun removed itself from Australia and New Zealand and reappeared outside my window. We live in exciting and challenging times, and we can expect to see a lot of changes taking place in the next few years in the world of education.
MAY 7, 2018
We’ve also been pitched just about every new headset under the sun, so we have quite a high bar for quality. It simply connects to WiFi to download a virtual experience and then the user can enjoy the experience at any time, either using WiFi or completely offline. The Oculus Go is the beginning of a new world in which VR becomes more accessible in both price point and usability. Hardware virtual reality training vr oculus
NOVEMBER 17, 2009
Official description: Thomson Reuters meets the challenge of supporting the learning and development of its employees across the world through the innovative use of technology and a strategy based on the 70:20:10 model. technologies including a ‘Learning Exchange’ based on Sun technology, a virtual Technology Institute and other global immersive eLearning solutions including a virtual world collaboration environment. Virtual World: Teleplace.
APRIL 14, 2017
In the early 1600s, a spectacle maker, Hans Lippershey , invented the telescope (at least in the Western world.) A radical idea (Earth revolves around the Sun). Virtual Reality is Already Changing the Way We Learn About the World.
APRIL 21, 2007
This student team consisted of Mary Beyer, Spring Taylor, Hong Sun, and Heather Gee. Second Life is a web-based, Three Dimensional (3D) virtual, multi-learner online role-play environment.
SEPTEMBER 22, 2017
The Earth, Sun and Moon combine in a complex dance to produce a total eclipse that is visible somewhere on the Earth approximately every 18 months, but the Earth is a big place. With the edges of the Sun still showing as a thin band of light, the effect looks like a brilliant diamond ring.
MARCH 26, 2019
After years of educating people about xAPI (aka Experience Application Programming Interface ), I find that it is still one of the least-understood concepts in the digital learning world. It is meant to respond to a rapidly evolving digital world.
MARCH 28, 2009
taken with my iPhone) In addition to hanging out on the train and in New York with a great group of folks who are really doing some forward thinking about online learning, virtual worlds and knowledge media, I also was able to hear the the Prime Minister of Ireland, Brian Cowen speak.
OCTOBER 31, 2012
Posing for a picture with former student Xiaomei (Ivy) Sun who is creating a lot of elearning in China. Walk a mile in digital shoes: The impact of embodied perspective-taking on the reduction of negative stereotyping in immersive virtual environments.
APRIL 20, 2016
Regardless of learning modality – be it classroom, webinar, or virtual – the core design hasn’t changed since the industrial age. Just because the classroom is virtual, doesn’t mean we get to pat ourselves on the back and congratulate ourselves on our ingenuity.
MARCH 13, 2013
First, the positives: I took a course from the world-class University of Edinburgh—and I took it for free. Participating in my first MOOC was akin to my early experiences exploring Second Life and other virtual worlds – something new and compelliong under the online-learning sun.
ATD Learning Technologies
MAY 16, 2017
In the early 1600s, a spectacle maker, Hans Lippershey , invented the telescope (at least in the Western world.) a radical idea (Earth revolves around the Sun). Virtual Reality Is Already Changing the Way We Learn About the World.
JANUARY 7, 2007
A Metaverse is an online world in which there are no specific goals or objectives. It is a virtual world in which you create an avatar and then explore the world as that avatar. You are able to chat with others in the world and interact with there avatars.
MAY 19, 2014
Facebook 5 Twitter 3 Google+ 2 LinkedIn 10 Pinterest 1 Jan 11th and 13th saw me sunning it up (figuratively speaking) in the stimulating setting of The Hindu Lit for Life festival in Chennai. You may be asking yourself – can it be replicated, effectively , in the corporate world?
MAY 14, 2009
Confirmed speakers and attendees include executives from Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, Microsoft, Sun Microsystems, Sony, THQ, Blizzard, Divide by Zero Games and Obsidian. The schedule for the two-day event, set for June 18-19, will include more than a dozen case study presentations that explore and analyze the use of games, simulations, virtual worlds and console games for learning and performance. Here are two game conferences which might be of interest.
NOVEMBER 17, 2009
Largest information company in the world. Our world is others. scenarios, virtual worlds. working with Sun on this. Thomas Reuters. Charles Jennings. 70/20/10: 80% of learning takes place outside of class. Learning through experience: 70%. Learning from others: 20%. Learning formally: 10%. Think of your major lessons. They weren’t formal, were they? Note: the 80/20 ratio for informal/formal was the case before networks kicked in.
JUNE 18, 2007
Here is an interesting article called Virtual World Marketing: Lots of Companies, Few Vistors (So Far). Hey, it's a social software.store owners need to have people in the stores to speak with the visitors--to socialize.empty stores are not attractive to people in virtual spaces.
FEBRUARY 11, 2007
As Scott McNealy, Chairman of Sun stated: Technology has to play a huge role in education. They might meet with faculty and peers one day a week on campus, and then use simulations, virtual worlds and downloaded information the rest of the week to complete coursework. Read the more optimistic article that sparked this post titled Universities register for virtual future __ Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide
JANUARY 25, 2018
And why more and more people want to join virtual teams who communicate via Skype while sipping coffee in their pajamas. Because remote work offers employees mobility and flexibility, like traveling the wide, wide world while holding down a full-time job.
APRIL 18, 2018
The Special Air Service is a extremely decorated and storied unit of the British army, formed during the Second World War. The assessment, selection and training of special forces troops, anywhere in the world, are arguably the most mythical selection or training systems today. The Mongol Khans created the largest land empire the world has ever known. They trained for virtually every possibility, so when it occurred, they could react accordingly.
MARCH 8, 2007
News is flowing out of GDC that Sony has unveiled plans for "Home" on the PS3 - according to Joystiq : " PlayStation Home is a virtual community of PS3 owners living togetherin both public and private environments.
AUGUST 29, 2018
In the world of eLearning, not starting with a plan can lead to unnecessary expenditure. They say there’s nothing new under the sun. Over time, the software can be upgraded so much that it’s virtually a new product.
ATD Learning Technologies
MAY 16, 2017
In the early 1600s, a spectacle maker, Hans Lippershey , invented the telescope (at least in the Western world.) a radical idea (Earth revolves around the Sun). In my presentation at the ATD 2017 International Conference & Expo (ICE) I focus on three major innovations: virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and augmented intelligence. Virtual Reality Is Already Changing the Way We Learn About the World.
Living in Learning
AUGUST 8, 2009
So…what is the next big thing in the world of training? Compare the earth to the sun and the earth is no longer the largest object. Open up the scope to include the sun and what we perceived as large is now small. Training did not shrink, the world of learning exploded in size around it. Training has company – information and knowledge – in this world of learning we live in.
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 24, 2014
From the University of South Africa and the British Open University in the sixties to modern mega-universities, virtual universities and even Massive Online Open Courses (MOOCs), the massification of education at a distance has progressively advanced as technology gives the impetus.
JANUARY 2, 2019
Today we’re really excited–we’re over in the world of learning & development (L&D) and we’re talking with Dr. Stella Lee. Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR). You leave your current world behind and you go into another world, completely.
Good To Great
AUGUST 16, 2010
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MARCH 5, 2019
It’s sunny after a few days of snow here in Denver, CO, and as I was telling you earlier, any day without sun is a day that people in Colorado are antsy and anxious.
JULY 26, 2018
Sure, it’s great to have time to enjoy the sun, but time off can also produce anxiety. is asked frequently in organizations around the world. Do your global participants feel comfortable in your virtual classes?