Mobile Augmented Reality to improve Military Mission planning

eLearningworld News Replacing 2D maps with interactive 3D-maps when planning military missions can “allow individuals to tailor their planning experience to their own preferences and those of their team members”, ECNMag.com writes, to improve effectiveness, outcomes, and security. While the traditional 2D approach is a one-size-fits-all approach that not adapting …

Latest News: “Utrecht is gaming” – EU Ambassadors explore useful VR-Applications

eLearningworld News from the Netherlands The visit to Utrecht University as a part of the Dutch Presidency developed into a virtual reality-experience for the EU-Ambassadors. Ambassador Wepke Kingma describes the experience in the following way: “It’s an eye-opener to see the creative and innovative applications that are being developed to …

Latest News: Using virtual reality-technology to educate about bullying

eLearningworld News from Sweden You can try to stop bullying by teaching about statistics as well tell stories about different cases and consequences but the effect is not always the preferred. To improve the teaching environment within this field the Swedish Educational Broadcasting Company, UR, has developed a virtual reality …

Virtual Reality Innovation in the Nordic Countries

eLearningworld Weekly Review Let’s go shopping virtual reality experiences, or feeling more creative? Let’s tell a virtual reality story and publish it to the world. Welcome to the innovative virtual reality world of the Nordic Countries. Virtual Reality Storytelling To create an interactive and full-cover virtual reality experience you have …

Latest News: New Virtual Reality Lab for military research on Cognitive Abilities

eLearningworld News from US A new virtual reality laboratory opens for researchers at the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development and Engineering Center (NSRDEC). The purpose is that they from real world scenarios can study a soldier’s cognitive abilities and performance in operational situations. “This capability brings our tightly controlled …