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Apps de Realidad Aumentada - TAAC- Apps en Educación A continuación les muestro algunas de las apps más populares que utilizan realidad aumentada. Hay que tener en cuente que la tecnología de RA está en pleno desarrollo por lo que algunas apps están en versiones beta. Geoposición Layar: Se trata de un visor de capas de realidad aumentada. Wikitude: Al igual que Layar, se trata de otro visor de RA, pero además Wikitude permite crear desde el dispositivo tus propios POIs (con comentarios e imágenes) y compartirlo con tus amigos. Junaio: Visor de capas de realidad aumentada. Eduloc: Aunque no dispone de un visor de realidad aumentada propiamente dicho, Eduloc es un proyecto educativo con gran facilidad de uso impulsado por la Fundació Itinerarium. Marcador Aurasma Lite: Con Aurasma podremos fotografiar iconos u objetos de nuestro entorno y asociarlos una imagen (plana o 3D), animación o video.

Best Augmented Reality Apps Augmented reality has long sounded like a wild futuristic concept, but the technology has actually been around for years. It becomes more robust and seamless with each passing decade, providing an astonishing means of superimposing computer-generated images atop a user’s view of reality, thus creating a composite view rooted in both real and virtual worlds. Although AR apps run the gamut, from interactive map overlays and virtual showrooms to massive multiplayer skirmishes, each piece of software hones in on smartphone GPS and camera functionality to create a more immersive experience. The available selection of augmented reality apps is diverse, encompassing both premium and freemium offerings from a variety of big and no-name developers, but sometimes choosing which apps are worth your smartphone or tablet’s precious memory is tougher than using the apps themselves. Here are our top picks for the best augmented reality apps available, whether you’re searching for iOS or Android apps.

Hoppala Hoppala is the world’s largest content platform for geo based augmented reality With more than 4000 7000 registered developers Hoppala Augmentation is the world’s largest content platform for geo based augmented reality. Hoppala Augmentation is the “Dreamweaver” for AR. Hoppala Augmentation is the perfect entry point even for non-technical people to learn about augmented reality. Hoppala AR Content Platform opens to all major mobile ar browsers Hoppala Augmentation, the world’s largest content platform for mobile augmented reality applications, expands beyond Layar exclusivity and adds support for Junaio and Wikitude mobile AR browsers. Hoppala Augmentation provides an easy-to-use graphical web interface to create augmented reality contents with just a few mouseclicks. Publishing content on mobile AR browsers today still requires creating program code, and without any established standards, content creation not only becomes a technology decision, but even a platform decision as well.

20 Augmented Reality Experiments in Education Have you looked into augmented reality and what is being done with it to redefine education? I found this blog post from onlineuniversities.com very interesting. We are usually focused on how social learning (LMS) technology is making a difference in training and education programs in organizations of all sizes, anywhere in the world, but it is important to stay on top of creative trends growing in popularity. Check out the full article below: Augmented reality is exactly what the name implies — a medium through which the known world fuses with current technology to create a uniquely blended interactive experience. Second Life:Because it involves a Stephenson-esque reality where anything can happen, Second Life proved an incredibly valuable tool for educators hoping to reach a broad audience — or offering even more ways to learn for their own bands of students. See what TOPYX has to offer for yourself with a free, personal LMS demo. Social learning is a subset of augmented reality.

kooaba There is an ever increasing amount of digital visual information being produced. For instance, there are over 800 million mobile phones with integrated cameras. These cameras are increasingly used as a tool in order to remember or share things by just snapping pictures. Have a look at your digital photo collection today, and imagine how large it is gonna be in 30 years. And did you know, that each day 250 million photos are uploaded to Facebook? The current state-of-the-art in Computer Vision allows for reliable recognition of Print and Paintings (including Newspapers, Magazines, Catalogues, Billboards, Postcards, Brochures, Flyers, Calendars, Christmas Cards, etc.), most Products (including CDs, DVDs, Books, Games, Consumer goods with label or printed packaging, Wine labels, etc.), and Places (including Landmark buildings, Statues, Houses, Scenery, etc.). All of the above can be recognized in 1 second or less. Things that don't work well or not at all: - Heini Zachariassen, CEO Vivino

5 Uses of Augmented Reality in Education Last week I mentioned augmented reality during a presentation and I could tell from the looks on some people's faces that augmented reality was a new thing to them. That's not uncommon. Sometimes when people hear "augmented reality" their minds drift to some vision of a science fiction world. The truth is augmented reality isn't science fiction, it's technology that is readily available now. To learn more about it, watch the short video below (if you're reading this in RSS click here for the video). Here are five potential uses of augmented reality in education today. Create 3D, augmented reality stories with ZooBurst. The Getty Museum offers a neat way to view art through augmented reality. Fetch! Spacecraft 3D is a free iPad app produced by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Star & Planet Finder enables you to locate the planets and stars in the night sky through your iPhone or iPad.

Layar It's not a futuristic dream, it’s here now. Augmented reality (AR) is cutting-edge technology that allows for a digitally enhanced view of the real world, connecting you with more meaningful content in your everyday life. With the camera and sensors in a smartphone or tablet, AR adds layers of digital information – videos, photos, sounds – directly on top of items in the world around us. Ready to see what Layar can do for your business? Why Layar Make augmented reality part of your everyday life From exploring a new city with helpful tips to discovering additional content within the pages of a magazine, the possibilities for AR are nearly endless. With AR, it is easy to have a great digital experience on top of interactive magazines, ads, packaging, business cards and other items. What the market says

Aurasma Tutorials Apply for a FREE 4D Studio for Education account HERE Sign up for a LIVE 4D Studio Webinar with Us HERE Download the DAQRI application DAQRI 4D Studio Tutorial- How to apply for a FREE 4D Studio for Education account DAQRI 4D Studio Tutorial- 4D Studio Overview and Features DAQRI 4D Studio Tutorial- How to upload a target DAQRI 4D Studio Tutorial- Overview of 4D Studio Designer DAQRI 4D Studio Tutorial- How to use Launch Buttons DAQRI 4D Studio Tutorial- How to add a YouTube and Vimeo Experience DAQRI 4D Studio Tutorial- How add a 3D model experience using 4D Preview DAQRI Education Office Hours #1 DAQRI Education Office Hours #2 For more information visit www.daqri.com.

Augment | Visualize 3D Models in Augmented Reality Augment is a mobile app that lets you and your customers visualize your 3D models in Augmented Reality, integrated in real time in their actual size and environment. Augment is the perfect Augmented Reality app to boost your sales and bring your print to life in 3 simple steps. Your brand deserves the best. “We were looking for a good working AR app. Sign up to Augment Manager to easily add your own 3D models and trackers and create your own Augmented Reality experiences. Your 3D models can be exported from any 3D software : 3ds Max, Sketchup, Maya, SolidWorks, Cinema 4D etc... Try for FREE Augment is a powerful visualization tool for your sales, design and marketing team. Your team members can login in the Augment app and access all your 3D models offline. Learn More With Augment for Print, bring life to your catalogs, brochures, flyers, signages, business cards, magazine ads, virtually any print content. Check our plans & pricing. See Plans & Pricing

AURASMA - REALITAT AUGMENTADA Últimamente se oye cada vez más hablar de la Realidad Aumentada, a la que ya se le dedicó aquí una entrada sobre sus Conceptos Básicos. AURASMA es uno de esos programas que nos permiten visualizar los contenidos, sobre todo de marketing, que tan populares se están haciendo. El programa está disponible para iOS y Android y, descargándotelo y enfocando con tu cámara, puedes acceder a esos contenidos creados por los desarrolladores de Aurasma. Son los llamados SuperAuras. Con motivo del Mobile World Congress 2012 que se celebró en Barcelona, la red se llenó de videos demostrativos sobre el funcionamiento de este programa. La grandeza de este programa es que permite al usuario crear sus propios AURAS, como ellos lo han llamado. En el sitio www.aurasma.com podeis acceder a toda la información básica y su canal de vídeos de youtube (en inglés todo ello). Yo estoy personalmente fascinada con esta tecnología, así que hago innumerables pruebas para explorarlas a fondo. 1. 2. Por último.

5 aplicaciones de Realidad Aumentada con fines educativos En el sitio web Hongkiat descubrimos una interesante lista de 5 aplicaciones que utilizan la Realidad Aumentada con fines educativos, haciendo del aprendizaje una experiencia mucho más interactiva. #1. Google Sky Map Esta aplicación para Android es gratuita y nos permite identificar todas las constelaciones y estrellas utilizando la cámara del smartphone. #2. Aplicación lanzada por PBS Kids, FETCH! #3. Otra aplicación para Android, esta vez llamada GeoGoogle, que nos permitirá adquirir buenos conocimientos sobre geografía, sistemas de medida, latitudes, longitudes, y todo lo que tenga que ver con distancias en el mundo real y el entorno. #4. Esta aplicación para iOS permite a los estudiantes de escuela elemental diseñar sus propias historias incluyendo en ellas personajes 3D. #5. Vía: Hongkiat

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