A Record Number of Bees Died Last Summer

GizModo VR

According to the preliminary results of the University of Maryland’s annual survey, U.S. It’s been a bad year for bees. beekeepers lost 43.7% of their honey bees from April 2019 to April 2020. That’s the second highest rate of decline the researchers’ have observed since they started the survey in 2006. Read more. the bees are dying globally at an alarming rate bees climate change pesticides parasites

The essential podcast that's out to amplify 'the choir of The Wire'

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The show's success lies in highlighting not just the people who work for and against the law in Maryland's largest municipality, but the systems that shape their behavior and perspectives. Welcome to 2000s Week !

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Spreading the Love of Classical Music Through Virtual Reality

ARPost

Led by researchers from the University of Maryland School of Music, where Muresanu also teaches, the project centers on Four Strings Around the World. Many people associate virtual reality with video gaming. Certainly, we’ve seen numerous advances in immersive gaming over the years. However, that’s not all there is to VR. Perhaps it might come as a surprise, but the technology is disrupting many fields, including ones you least suspect—classical music.

How to Demonstrate ROI of a VR Experience

InstaVR

You can do information recall tests, like the ones performed at University of Maryland, that showed an 8.8% So how do you replicate what University of Maryland and the Western Orthopedic Association have done to show your VR use is a success? Return on Investment (ROI) is an important concept in the tech world. It drives a lot of technology adoption decisions. Generally speaking, if a solution has a positive ROI, then it’s worth investing in.

Analysis: Using VR/AR in education during the pandemic

Virtual Perceptions

The University of Maryland performed an in-depth analysis on whether people learn better in immersive environments compared to tablets or a computer. How many times have you heard that VR would get a boost during the pandemic? Quite a few times, I would assume. But the reasoning makes sense on paper; if stuck at home with no way to attend school, immersive solutions have the perfect opportunity to reach out a hand and be tested by curious children.

Microsoft Now Hosts Free HoloLens Demos Across US & Canada

Road to VR

Maryland. Haven’t been able to make it to any of the big gaming expos (or you don’t know anyone with the $3,000 AR headset)? Microsoft Stores across the US and Canada are now hosting free HoloLens demos, so you can finally see what the hubbub is all about.

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Apple Previews iOS 11.3 With New Animoji

UploadVR

According to a second press release , the following 12 institutions will be the first to offer this functionality to patients: Johns Hopkins Medicine – Baltimore, Maryland. Maryland and Virginia. In a rare step likely forced by the iPhone-slowing battery debacle , Apple today offered a public “preview” of the spring release of iOS 11.3 , including a new battery health monitor and other features. Notably, the battery health functionality will come in “a later iOS 11.3

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EON Reality Presents at Nordic VR Forum

EON Reality

At the 2018 edition of the Nordic VR Forum, EON Reality Norway didn’t just attend Hamar’s distinguished virtual reality conference but also presented the “ Jesper on Wheels ” project to an eager crowd. With hundreds of attendees from 10 different nations and even more viewers following along with the event’s livestreams online, the annual event proved successful in every way.

Analysis: Using VR/AR in education during the pandemic

Virtual Perceptions

The University of Maryland performed an in-depth analyses on whether people learn better in immersive environments compared to tablets or a computer. How many times have you heard that VR would get a boost during the pandemic? Quite a few times, I would assume. But the reasoning makes sense on paper; if stuck at home with no way to attend school, immersive solutions have the perfect opportunity to reach out a hand and be tested by curious children.

How to Use Virtual Reality (VR) for Healthcare Training

InstaVR

According to University of Maryland researchers , you can increase your retention of information by nearly 9% using VR over traditional video. Virtual Reality use in healthcare has seen a meteoric rise over the last few years. It’s probably the area where we’re seeing the most innovative and vital use of the technology. When we last wrote about the topic in 2017 , healthcare companies were just starting to deploy VR to doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals.

How Government Agencies Use Virtual Reality

InstaVR

The US Navy , for example, couldn’t bring a ship into its largest annual exhibition, the Sea-Air-Space Exhibition in Maryland. Government agencies have seen a large uptick in use of virtual reality over the last 3+ years. Once used more out of curiosity or for testing purposes, government divisions are utilizing VR for practical everyday purposes. Many have incorporated the technology directly into their regular workflow.

Scale Learning and Teaching for the Online Classroom

EON Reality

At EON Reality, we are working at lightning speed to help classrooms around the world transition safely and effectively to an online classroom. As we shift towards preparing for tomorrow it is now more important than ever to build resilience into our online classrooms. How is it possible to do it at scale? .

How Can HR Harness VR?

AR Insider

A recent University of Maryland study suggested that 40% of VR trainees score at least 10% higher in recall ability. This article is the latest in AR Insider’s editorial contributor program. Find out more or contact us to participate here. Authors’ opinions are their own. . Virtually perfect training: How HR leaders can harness the power of VR. by Tom Symonds. Put on a virtual reality (VR) headset and you can enter a fantasy world of dragons and.

Defining a Successful VR Application Use

InstaVR

A University of Maryland study pegged this number at an 8.8% Last week we talked about how to measure ROI on a VR experience. This week, we’re going to look at a related topic: how do you measure what is a successful VR use by a person? That is the fundamental goal of why we build VR, so it’s important to quantify and track. The criteria you use will likely be found in the Analytics section of InstaVR.

Smart Nations Powered By Augmented Virtual Reality

EON Reality

Advances in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are reshaping the way we learn and interact with our world. Workers with access to real-time contextual information, displayed when and where they need it will reshape the workplace and dramatically improve the efficiency, productivity, and safety of the average worker. The future is here, with EON Reality’s Augmented Virtual Reality (AVR) technology. CONTACT US. Name *. First. Job Title * Email *.

The AVR Platform and Classroom 3.0 Showcased at EduTECH Asia 2018

EON Reality

At EduTECH Asia 2018 this week in Singapore, EON Reality spent two full days speaking, promoting, and demonstrating the latest updates to the AVR Platform to the thousands of education and technology professionals in attendance.

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TECHINNOVATION Singapore 2018

EON Reality

TECHINNOVATION , organized by IPI (Intellectual Property Intermediary), a non-profit organization established under Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry, aims to bring together international and Singapore technology providers and seekers to explore technology and business collaboration opportunities through open innovation.

Ouverture des inscriptions à EON Entrepreneur School

EON Reality

Vous rêvez de créer les nouvelles applications en Réalité Virtuelle et Augmentée ? Saisissez cette opportunité avec EON ENTREPRENEUR SCHOOL. Cette formation est le fruit d’un partenariat entre EON Reality, le leader mondial de la Réalité Virtuelle et Augmentée, et l’IMIE, école de la filière numérique présente sur 7 campus (Nantes, Angers, Rennes, Le Mans, Caen, Paris et Laval).

Are Children Learning Or Memorizing?

Veative

According to research conducted by the University of Maryland 1 on whether people learn better through virtual, immersive environments, or via traditional means, the researchers found that people remember information better if it is presented to them in a virtual environment. Understanding how a student learns is perhaps one of the most important tasks a teacher will perform.

Scale Learning and Teaching for the Online Classroom

EonReality

At EON Reality, we are working at lightning speed to help classrooms around the world transition safely and effectively to an online classroom. As we shift towards preparing for tomorrow it is now more important than ever to build resilience into our online classrooms. How is it possible to do it at scale? .

Now Recruiting: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Enthusiasts of Dubai, UAE

EON Reality

EON Reality and EAIT (Emirates Advanced Investments Trading) have partnered to form EON Reality UAE LLC , an Interactive Digital Center (IDC) focused on vocational skills training and higher education utilizing Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. The IDC houses an Entrepreneur School, which teaches the skills needed to be successful in creating Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality content and applications for industry and training.

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Open House: Animation, Digital Art, and Computer Science Majors Invited to the Augmented & Virtual Reality Programme in Norway

EON Reality

Join the Open House March 22nd at Hamar Campus. Auditorium 3 Between 11:00 – 14:00. Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students.

Manchester’s VR Innovation Academy – Apply To Learn

EON Reality

Budding coder? Immersed in the latest engines? Obsessed with great 3D design? The Academy. It’s not too late to apply – the Academy team is still accepting applications for the 2017-2018 (starting on 4th September) term. Prospective students so far have arrived from across Europe as well as the UK North region – all you need is this link , a cover letter and your latest CV. Welcoming.

EON Reality recognized as Top 100 Company Supporting Education Excellence by OCBJ and IPSF

EON Reality

EON Reality has been recognized by the Irvine Public Schools Foundation (IPSF) and Orange County Business Journal (OCBJ) as one of the Top 100 Companies Supporting Education Excellence. On the Top 100, EON Reality is joined by organizations such as Google, The Hoag Foundation, and Kia Motors America, Inc.

Adding Virtual Reality To a Roller Coaster

Infinityleap

The Six Flags amusement park will debut nine virtual reality roller coasters at its parks in Texas, Georgia, California, Missouri, Massachusetts, Maryland, New York and Montreal this spring. There’s a surprising factor getting developed for the roller coaster riders in North America. So, all the roller coaster riders out there, buckle up! The amusement park Six Flags has come up with the VR technology in their roller coaster rides for their riders and this will be the first of their kind.

Virtual Reality Training Academy and Development Lab at Lehman College (CUNY): Now Recruiting!

EON Reality

Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students. Find out how you can get started on an exciting career and earn an accredited certificate.

Upcoming Open House & Recruitment Series for Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Course at Eastern Iowa Community College (EICC)

EON Reality

Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students. Find out how you can get started on an exciting career and earn an accredited certificate.

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This Degree Will Actually Land You a Job and Prepare You for the Future

EON Reality

For some Entrepreneur School Alumni , after working an extensive eleven months to pursue a dream it’s time to relax. For others, it means it’s time to pursue their dreams by starting their career in the Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality industry.

Applications Open: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Course in Duncanville, Texas Starts This Summer!

EON Reality

Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students. Find out how you can get started on an exciting career and earn an accredited certificate.

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Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Design & Development Course at Oral Roberts University to Open January 2017

EON Reality

Augmented and Virtual Reality are some of the fastest growing sectors of our economy. These technologies are spreading far beyond the gaming world and into business and education, where its being used to train employees and better educate students. Find out how you can get started on an exciting career and earn an accredited certificate.

Enterprise Wearable & Immersive Tech 2018: Magic Leap, Exosuits and VR Training, Training, Training

EnterpriseWear

Notable among them were AREA ’s ROI report, calculator and case study; an ABI Research report predicting that the AR hardware market will eventually diverge according to differing enterprise and consumer requirements; and research out of the University of Maryland indicating that people learn and retain information better through immersive experiences.

Donald Trump finally wore a mask in public. Let's take the high road on this one.

Mashable VR

It happened during a visit to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Maryland. Look. I don't like Donald Trump. There's evidence of that all over this very website. But I'm not going to razz him for finally putting on a damn mask. Yes, the 45th president of the United States made his first public appearance in a protective mask on Saturday. I'm not sure if there was any fanfare around it or he just showed up. But there's a photo.

Making Your Next Flight Safer and Smoother with Wearable AR+VR

EnterpriseWear

A recent study at the University of Maryland found that people actually learn and retain information better through immersive experiences compared to using a computer or tablet. From building the actual plane to the in-flight experience, wearable XR (AR, VR, MR) devices have a role to play in multiple professions within the commercial aviation industry.

Langzou VR give us very interesting insights on XR education in China

The Ghost Howls

He summarized the concept with “the more you spend for a device, the more the associated memory palace is effective” And this is in line with what the University of Maryland has discovered, that is that VR memory palaces are 8.8% As I’ve teased you in my previous blog post , in Shanghai I had the opportunity to speak with some interesting VR startups that are part of the Vive-X.

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