Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds
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We're losing our kids to virtual worlds

We're losing our kids to virtual worlds | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it

A recent study revealed that life skills — such as tying shoes — aren’t mastered by our little ones as easily as video games are.

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Balancing physical life skills with virtual life is not always easy.  The digital revolution happened so fast- many parents had no chance to think things over.

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How our school is using Virtual Reality to prepare pupils for a future dominated by technology 

How our school is using Virtual Reality to prepare pupils for a future dominated by technology  | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it

Virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, haptic feedback; the line between these and many other technological realities is becoming blurred and they are beginning to be grouped under one umbrella term: artificial reality. But what is artificial reality and how can it be used effectively in the classroom?

Virtual reality, augmented reality, mixed reality, haptic feedback;


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5 Ed-Tech Trends to Look for in 2017 - EasyBib Blog

5 Ed-Tech Trends to Look for in 2017 - EasyBib Blog | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Start the new school year off right with this innovative list of 5 ed-tech trends to look for in 2017.
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2014 EDU: HG: Community hub for STEM education. Abyss Observatory. HG BeatThis list

2014  EDU: HG:  Community hub for STEM education.  Abyss Observatory.  HG BeatThis list | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Great place for educators to start exploring the hypergrid. A hub with teleports to locations on the hypergrid, including resource materials for creators, major grids, and educational places. If you are wondering what the hypergrid has to offer for educators, look here.
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IIE Networker - Fall 2016

IIE Networker - Fall 2016 | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Digital Edition
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Connecting virtual world communities is imperative to learning in networked digital culture.
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Experience Yosemite National Park in Virtual Reality with President Obama

Experience Yosemite National Park in Virtual Reality with President Obama | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Join President Obama on a 360-degree tour of Yosemite National Park, an iconic example of "America's best idea."
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The Little Girl on A Watercolour Wander

The Little Girl on A Watercolour Wander | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
The story that belongs to the art installation at LEA12 July to the end of December 2016
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Microsoft HoloLens - Transform your world with holograms

For the first time ever, Microsoft HoloLens seamlessly blends high-definition holograms with your real world. Holograms will improve the way you do thing
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Ziki Questi's Blog: A Watercolour Wander

Ziki Questi's Blog: A Watercolour Wander | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
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I had the opportunity to wander through the watercolor simulation and the textures made it feel like I was inside a watercolor painting.  Soft and lovely...great place to visit!
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Emergency personal safety wearable use rising

Emergency personal safety wearable use rising | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Personal safety wearables are on the rise, as a way for people to alert friends and family to a potential situation that could require the police.
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Architect Greg Lynn uses HoloLens, Trimble technology at Venice Biennale

Architect Greg Lynn uses HoloLens, Trimble technology at Venice Biennale | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Greg Lynn, owner of Greg Lynn FORM and professor of architecture and urban design at the UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture, was selected to represent the United States at the 2016 Venice Bie…
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Blurring the Lines Between Virtual and Reality: How VR Will Permeate Our World

Blurring the Lines Between Virtual and Reality: How VR Will Permeate Our World | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
If you’ve been watching Techvibes for the past few months, you’ll have noticed a trend in the coverage of events, and how there is an astoundingly large amount of gatherings around the industry of …
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Alchemy, Innovation, and Learning, in 2025

The innovation of immersive learning can become gold as soon as 2025 if we use the elements we have available in 2017.
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Identifying Fake News: An Infographic and Educator Resources - EasyBib Blog

Identifying Fake News: An Infographic and Educator Resources - EasyBib Blog | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Introducing our infographic to help students identify fake news articles. Looking for more resources? We’ve listed some of our favorites below!
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Welcome to the world of trolling in virtual reality

Welcome to the world of trolling in virtual reality | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Imagine being surrounded by hundreds of faceless avatars screaming at you.
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Developing a Critical Disposition

Developing a Critical Disposition | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
This morning, I received a photo (found below – I added the watermark) from a catfishing victim. She received it from a scammer who had used many of my personal and professional photos to for…
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Project Sansar will open “to the world” in January 2017

Project Sansar will open “to the world” in January 2017 | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Ebbe Altberg has confirmed in a recent interview with Donnie SC Lygonis about a week ago that Project Sansar will be open "to the world" in January 2017. It's great to hear that we now know the actual month for the opening of Project Sansar and that close to 5, 000 people have signed up so…
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Navigating Digital Workplace Pitfalls

Navigating Digital Workplace Pitfalls | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
We’re living more and more of our lives in virtual consumer worlds. Unfortunately, many of the technologies that help us explore exciting digital realms in our personal lives haven&rsq
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A futuristic vision of the age of holograms

A futuristic vision of the age of holograms | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Explore a speculative digital world without screens in this fanciful demo, a mix of near reality and far-future possibility. Wearing the HoloLens headset, Alex Kipman demos his vision for bringing 3D holograms into the real world, enhancing our perceptions so that we can touch and feel digital content. Featuring Q&A with TED's Helen Walters.
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Bengaluru, the multiple city!: Kate Clark - Citizen Matters, Bangalore News

Bengaluru, the multiple city!: Kate Clark - Citizen Matters, Bangalore News | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Today marks my 12th day in Bengaluru and I am proud to say my desire to take pictures of ever
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The "digital divide" is illustrated in so many ways (beyond generational differences in use of tech): social, economic, cultural...yes, technology may be the biggest game changer ever.
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How Pokemon Go Took Over the World

How Pokemon Go Took Over the World | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Pokemon Go, the latest smartphone game from Niantic and Nintendo, is becoming the definitive fad of summer 2016. Here's why.
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Is Selfie Culture Making Our Kids Selfish?

Is Selfie Culture Making Our Kids Selfish? | Transliteracy: Physical, Augmented, & Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
The psychologist and parenting expert Michele Borba says society’s fixation with the selfie is having some unintended consequences.

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