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Gamification: Thinking Beyond Badges to Drive Long-Term Success - Business 2 Community

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Children Can Now Go on an AR Adventure at Heathrow Airport

Children Can Now Go on an AR Adventure at Heathrow Airport | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
Heathrow Airport's most recent arrival isn't a flight, but rather an interactive children's game featuring augmented reality technology. The game is the first of its kind at the airport, allowing children to scan digital badges using an app on their smartphones to see characters from Mr. Men and Little Miss — the popular series of illustrated children's books — in the airport. Don't Miss: Learn to Dance at Home Using AR App 'Dance Reality' Called Around the World with Mr. Adventure, the game requires that users download the smartphone app of the same name to play. From there, you are
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Chairlift Driving Simulator 3D: Tourist Adventure

The best tourist ride simulator game of 2017 is ready to amaze you with beautiful scenic view of mountains and real cities from sky. Give your country'
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Google Joins the Augmented Reality Party with ARCore

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Along with the developer toolkit, Google's launching an experimental browser to let anyone make AR-capable websites.
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Top 5 unique ways destinations are using Pokémon GO - Destination Think! -

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Five of the most unique examples of how destinations are using Pokémon GO to improve visitor experience or reach potential travellers.
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How will augmented reality support the tourism experience? - Destination Think! -

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As augmented reality (AR) becomes mainstream, destinations may be able to use the technology to enhance visitor experience.
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AI, machine learning top Gartner’s 10 tech trends in 2017

AI, machine learning top Gartner’s 10 tech trends in 2017 | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
Advanced machine learning, artificial intelligence and data science will be among the top new technologies shaping business trends through 2017 and beyond, acco
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This UK university lets students play Pokémon Go as part of their degree

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Students at Salford University in the UK may soon have to capture Pokémon as part of their degree.

According to the Daily Mail, those studying the Business Information Technology course at an undergraduate level will have to play Pokémon Go.

How the app relates to the course isn’t immediately clear. However, Salford University lecturer Dr David Kreps says that it will make the course more accessible, and easier to grasp. Pokémon Go, he says, fits perfectly with that.

“It uses various information systems that are accessed over the internet, a digital camera and a GPS location sensor.”

Kreps also emphasized that while the course requires students to play Pokémon Go, it will get “a little more complicated” than just catching endless amounts of Rattata.


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BIOE Senior Design Faculty Reflection: Why Game Based Learning to Teach Design?

Dr. John DesJardins, lead faculty for Clemson Senior Design, Bre Przestrzelski, teaching assistant, Erica Walker, lead researcher, and four teaching assistants (Zahra Ronaghi, Zach Reinhardt, Clay Morton, & Andrew Cobb) reflect on the impact of using game-based learning the BIOE Senior Design curriculum.

To learn more about this research study, visit : http://gamebasedseniordesign.com/

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This UK university lets students play Pokémon Go as part of their degree

This UK university lets students play Pokémon Go as part of their degree | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it

Students at Salford University in the UK may soon have to capture Pokémon as part of their degree.

According to the Daily Mail, those studying the Business Information Technology course at an undergraduate level will have to play Pokémon Go.

How the app relates to the course isn’t immediately clear. However, Salford University lecturer Dr David Kreps says that it will make the course more accessible, and easier to grasp. Pokémon Go, he says, fits perfectly with that.

“It uses various information systems that are accessed over the internet, a digital camera and a GPS location sensor.”

Kreps also emphasized that while the course requires students to play Pokémon Go, it will get “a little more complicated” than just catching endless amounts of Rattata.


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This is how Pokémon Go covers the world in Rattata

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Ever wondered how the millions of common Pokémon covering the planet actually got there? This video shows exactly how it happened.
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WILD GYARADOS CAUSES STAMPEDE | Pokemon GO | Santa Monica Meetup

Pokemon GO Wild Gyarados causes a stampede in Santa Monica. Caught tons of rare Pokemon, Gyarados, Aerodactyls, Grimer. Plus a fan meet up! Mystlc7'
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At HUBweek, ideas for living

At HUBweek, ideas for living | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
Harvard to host more than a dozen sessions during second Boston festival celebrating innovation, creativity | With a wide array of events at the intersection of science, technology, arts, and ethics, HUBweek returns to Boston for a second year.
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Terracotta Warriors Receive Augmented Reality Treatment from the Franklin Institute

Terracotta Warriors Receive Augmented Reality Treatment from the Franklin Institute | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
The Franklin Institute is rolling out the augmented reality carpet for the arrival of the Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor exhibit, which will open on Sept. 30 in Philadelphia. Sponsored by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, Enhancing Views of History: Terracotta Warriors and Augmented Reality will educate visitors about the archaeological discovery of the famous burial site in China as well as the history of the warriors and artifacts found there. After announcing the exhibit earlier this month, The Franklin Institute unveiled more details about the augmented reality experience
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Pre-Registrations For Game Of Thrones: Conquest Are Live | Androidheadlines.com

Pre-Registrations For Game Of Thrones: Conquest Are Live | Androidheadlines.com | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
Fans of the Game of Thrones series may be excited to learn that Warner Bros. is planning to bring a new game to Android and that it is already available fo
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Pokemon GO, AR & The Future Of Mobile Gaming

When Pokémon GO was unveiled last summer, it looked like possibly the
biggest game changer in mobile gaming history. Not only did it resurrect
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What destinations should know about Pokémon GO - Destination Think! -

What destinations should know about Pokémon GO - Destination Think! - | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
The Pokémon Go mobile app allows visitors to explore destinations using augmented reality. Here's how destinations can respond to this growing trend.
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Augmented Reality: Top 100 Influencers and Brands

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A list of the top 100 augmented reality influencers & brands driving the most engagement in 2016, including quotes from the experts!
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The Pokémon Go craze: What does it say about society? - News Stories : University of Waikato

The Pokémon Go craze: What does it say about society? - News Stories : University of Waikato | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
For digital gaming experts, the success of Pokémon Go probably came as no surprise. But for the rest of us, we’ve found the appeal of the phenomenon overwhelming – strange even.

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Serious Games - Foundations, Concepts and Practice | Ralf Dörner | Springer

Serious Games - Foundations, Concepts and Practice | Ralf Dörner | Springer | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it

This textbook provides an introduction to the fundamentals of serious games, which differ considerably from computer games that are meant for pure entertainment. 


Undergraduate and graduate students from various disciplines who want to learn about serious games are one target group of this book. Prospective developers of serious games are another, as they can use the book for self-study in order to learn about the distinctive features of serious game design and development. And ultimately, the book also addresses prospective users of serious game technologies by providing them with a solid basis for judging the advantages and limitations of serious games in different application areas such as game-based learning, training and simulation or games for health.


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Pokémon GO Captures 9.5 Million Mobile Users in the UK, Ranking 9th Among All Apps

Pokémon GO Captures 9.5 Million Mobile Users in the UK, Ranking 9th Among All Apps | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
Unless you’ve been living under a Poké Ball the last several weeks, you’ve undoubtedly heard of the new app-based game and overnight sensation Pokémon GO. As one of the first location-based augmented reality games, Pokémon GO mimics your actual “real world” surroundings using a Google Maps-like interface as you seek to find and capture Pokémon characters.

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Is this the future of Pokémon Go?

Is this the future of Pokémon Go? | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
Engineers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab in Massachusetts created the technology which lets users and virtual characters interact with videos.
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Why we need to stop playing dumb when it comes to Pokémon Go

Why we need to stop playing dumb when it comes to Pokémon Go | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
You play Poké
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Japanese mobile carrier turns stores into Pokemon Go locations

Japanese mobile carrier turns stores into Pokemon Go locations | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
Marketing news, voices and jobs for industry professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.
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Technik und Design: "Das Smartphone wird verschwinden" - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Technik und Design: "Das Smartphone wird verschwinden" - SPIEGEL ONLINE | Augmented Reality Games in Tourism | Scoop.it
Paola Antonelli ist als Chefkuratorin des Museum of Modern Art in New York zu einer der wichtigsten Frauen der Kunstwelt aufgestiegen. Im Interview spricht sie über gutes Design, Gadgets und ihre Liebe zu Computerspielen.
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