What makes training the perfect fit for Augmented Reality?

What makes training the perfect fit for Augmented Reality? 1

AR keeps expanding its boundaries and being applied to different fields but, why is training considered the ideal field for it? Augmented Reality has experienced a fast growth in the last year and everyday it is easier to find a new industry that is applying it to its activity. For most people, their first contact with this technology comes in … Read More

Why a new mind-set is needed to back technical and vocational training

Why a new mind-set is needed to back technical and vocational training 3

By Malanie Mulholland, human-capital and skills-development executive at the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa. The notion that vocational and technical jobs are inferior has led many young people unwilling or unsuited for academic study to frustration, feelings of failure, hopelessness and depression. It has also led to a decline in vocational education and training enrolment. Parents and teachers … Read More

How Augmented Reality is Coming to Fruition in the Automotive Industry

How Augmented Reality is Coming to Fruition in the Automotive Industry 5

Many CIOs and CTOs are pursuing a competitive advantage that is being enabled by emerging technology. As an example, early adopters in the automobile industry are exploring augmented reality (AR) from product design through production and sales. The shipment of smart AI glasses in the global automotive industry will reach 1.7 million units in 2022. The total automotive AR market … Read More

6 Benefits of Augmented Reality as an Edtech Solution

6 Benefits of Augmented Reality as an Edtech Solution 7

 How Augmented Reality and other edtech tools work together to enhance the traditional education system Augmented Reality and edtech are two of the most important worldwide trends nowadays. Both are growing fast and still have a long way to go, but today we are talking about how they can work together and the benefits they can bring to the table. These are 6 benefits of … Read More

The Difference Between Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality And Mixed Reality

The Difference Between Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality And Mixed Reality 9

By Julia Tokareva, Software Development Consultant at RubyGarage, on Quora: Virtual reality (VR) immerses users in a fully artificial digital environment. Augmented reality (AR) overlays virtual objects on the real-world environment. Mixed reality (MR) not just overlays but anchors virtual objects to the real world. Virtual Reality: This technology immerses users in a completely virtual environment that is generated by a computer. The most advanced VR … Read More

Augmented and Virtual Reality Enhance Learning Outcomes

Augmented and Virtual Reality Enhance Learning Outcomes 11

Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) are major contemporary technologies being implemented in teaching today and are playing a role in the future of education. The nature of AR/VR changes the way people interact in a learning environment, with many potential benefits in teaching. One of the most pressing challenges in education and training is to ensure that whatever is being taught, … Read More

Seabery and Augmented Training Organise the First Augmented Training International Congress

Seabery and Augmented Training Organise the First Augmented Training International Congress 13

Seabery and Augmented Training are running the 1st Augmented Training International Congress, between 8-9 March in Huelva, Spain. It will be the first event on Augmented Reality and Education, with keynote presentations from top international experts. It will be an opportunity to bring together a community of professionals, institutions and companies using Augmented Reality to enhance skills and vocational training. Seabery … Read More

Benefits of the Soldamatic Augmented Reality Welding Training Solution

Benefits of the Soldamatic Augmented Reality Welding Training Solution 15

Benefits of Augmented Reality welding training solution include: 1. Soldamatic is the first Augmented Reality welding training solution worldwide allowing businesses to train welders in a more sustainable and efficient way. 2. Soldamatic AR welding solution: The high camera-resolution for AR facilitates different welding positions, providing the closest-to-reality welding performance. 3. Soldamatic AR welding solution: Gives a 68% average saving … Read More

SA Still Requires Work in Teaching Infrastructure Says Economist Education Survey

SA Still Requires Work in Teaching Infrastructure Says Economist Education Survey 17

A survey by the Economist magazine in the UK notes that the rapid development of digital technology and the globalised nature of economic systems are creating an entirely new set of educational challenges to which the world needs to adapt. (http://educatingforthefuture.economist.com/) In the worldwide survey, South Africa achieved 23rd position out of 35 countries. SA was 17th in the Education … Read More

Combined AR/VR Headset Market To Be Worth $35 Billion By 2024

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New report from Global Market Insights shows the potential for growth within the Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality industries. In many ways, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology is still in early days of development. With that in mind, there is potential for change and AR/VR are undergoing significant growth, as noted in a new report from Global … Read More