Augmented Reality education – a new reality

Using Augmenting Reality to make a difference. Augmented reality (AR) isn’t a tool of the future anymore. We’re seeing it implemented in inventive ways – like in Google Earth 2.0, which we wrote about recently. Using Google’s Tango Technology, Google AR allows students to get up close and personal with 3D images of the globe, DNA… Continue reading Augmented Reality education – a new reality

Google Earth gets an upgrade

Google Earth just got a very cool upgrade: its new interactive storytelling app, Voyager,  allows users to learn about travel, nature, culture and history, overlaid on a map of the world. You can visit the native tribes of the Amazon one minute and take a tour of the South Pole the next. You can even… Continue reading Google Earth gets an upgrade

Augmented Reality might save our planet

Earlier this week, we talked about photographing climate change, which is a difficult topic to visualize in our everyday lives. I’ve decide to continue in this vein, this time taking a look at augmented reality, or AR, and how it’s being used to help educate people on climate change. This technology is making massive leaps… Continue reading Augmented Reality might save our planet