Tag: <span>AR</span>

Tag: AR

Emerging Technologies and Trends to Impact Education – New EU Commission report

Listen to the story {Play} A new report has identified a number of emerging technologies and trends that have the potential to significantly impact education in the coming years. The report, which was published by the European Commission, highlights the importance of regulating technological innovation to allow diverse educational visions …

Is it a game? Is it a book? With online interactive fiction, the answer is: YES

Listen to the story {Play} Interactive fiction has been around for decades, but the internet is providing novel ways to tell stories where readers shape the outcome. For IRL, Shanti Mathias investigates how creatives in Aotearoa are exploring the format. You have a choice. You are guiding Māia, a warrior, …

AR next transformative technology

Listen to the story {Play} In simple words, AR occurs in the real world with an additional layer of virtual things or content. Augmented reality can be used in multiple ways. These include smartphone cameras to perceive and view filters and AR glasses that combine computer visuals with natural settings. …

The Next Advance In Augmented Reality Will Put Powerful Tools In Consumers’ Hands

Listen to the story {Play} AR has arrived, in fits and starts. Ikea has an app that lets you see, on your phone, what a piece of furniture would look like in your home. Splunk has an app that helps field workers repair industrial systems, accessing performance metrics and repair …

AR and VR added to doctoral student’s skills development

The University of Rochester is launching a new initiative to apply augmented and virtual reality to doctoral education. Where the focus is directed on health, education, product design, remote communication, entertainment, and other fields. 62 doctoral students are to be trained in the skills needed to advance AR/VR technologies. With …