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Z World 3D | Kitely - Virtual Worlds on Demand

Z World 3D | Kitely - Virtual Worlds on Demand | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Kitely enables you to get your own virtual worlds for training, education, collaboration or fun. Log in with Facebook to create your free account and start using your own virtual world within minutes.
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Augmented Reality and Virtual Worlds in Education

Extensions to learning environments Augmented reality (AR) and virtual worlds (VW) Esko Lius 7.10.2011 (AR and VW as learning environments, short prez #virtualworld #secondlife #innoomnia http://t.co/963d8uTU...)...
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Benefits of Second Life in education | Virtual Reality Site

Benefits of Second Life in education http://t.co/5nQiH7d2 via @zite...
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CEO Rodvik Humble Shares What's New in Second Life - Second Life

Hello Everyone, It’s been a little while since I last updated folks on Second Life. Earlier this year, I noted several areas we would be focusing on. Let me update you on each area and share with you our plans for the remainder of the year.
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2nd CFP: Learning Technology Newsletter - Issue on Virtual Worlds for Learning — 2011-10-10 | DBWorld Updates

2nd CFP: Learning Technology Newsletter - Issue on Virtual Worlds for Learning -- 2011-10-10 - Call For Articles LEARNING TECHNOLOGY NEWSLETTER (ISSN 1438-0625) publication of IEEE Computer Society...
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Kitely speeds up scripts, adds creator names to OARs – Hypergrid ...

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Kitely, a company that offers virtual worlds on demand, plans to make virtual worlds more accessible to all, said company CEO Ilan Tochner in an interview last week. The interview was conducted at the MetaMeets 2011 ...
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Passionate about Learning (PaL) ++ Using Kitely Virtual Worlds on ...

Passionate about Learning (PaL) ++ Using Kitely Virtual Worlds on ... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
The story behind Kitely We began working on Kitely in 2008, with the vision of enabling people to use virtual worlds as an on-demand utility. We showed our initial work to the market, and got many enthusiastic responses from ...
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Copy World and Export World Respect Permissions | Kitely Blog

Copy World and Export World Respect Permissions | Kitely Blog | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
To recap: Copy World lets you create multiple copies of a world in your Kitely account. Export World converts the world into an OAR file, which you can then download from Kitely and upload into other OpenSim grids.
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Limitations in using Second Life for adult learning - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium

Limitations in using Second Life for adult learning - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Second Life is a rapidly growing 3D Virtual world which encompasses some of the most modern technologies for giving an immersive experience for it..., Dr Pandula Siribaddana...
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Highlights of OLIVE-Based 3-D Virtual Worlds

Highlights of OLIVE-Based 3-D Virtual Worlds | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
These Highlights videos were developed using the SAIC OLIVE virtual world technology and software development toolkit. OLIVE provides an immersive, user experience unlike audio and web conferencing systems, and ...
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Where next? Virtual Worlds and Technology Trends | Virtual World ...

Where next? Virtual Worlds and Technology Trends | Virtual World ... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Who's doing what with virtual worlds in UK education. Home · About · Reports and snapshots · Presentations · Virtual world activity (Summer 2010) · Virtual world activity (Spring 2010) · Zen and the Art of Avatar Maintenance ...
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Educational Institutions in Opensim

RT @justincc: Brand new list of Educational Institutions in OpenSim http://t.co/5w1VDX0J. Feel free to add!
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From Virtual Worlds to Digital Classrooms: Susan Neuman | Future Sciences

From Virtual Worlds to Digital Classrooms: Susan Neuman: Susan Neuman is a Professor of Educational Studies at t...
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Virtual Worlds - Papers - OECD iLibrary

Virtual worlds are increasingly evolving into Internet-mediated (OCDE. Download full text of "Virtual Worlds.
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Educational Gaming

Talk given as part of the 'Social Media Week' in Moscow, Russia, organised by the British Council Webinar available for viewing here: http://connectpro10829081.
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Be around the world ... virtually

Be around the world ... virtually | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
According to KZero, a British analytics company specializing in virtual worlds, more than 1 billion registered virtual worlds like "Second Life", "Open Sim" and "Twinity" existed by 2010 and "Second Life" alone had more than 20 million accounts and...
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Kitely asks for some help to get virtual worlds on the web

Ilan Tochner is the founder of Kitely, a company which works on a project allowing users to create their OpenSim-based virtual world as easily as posting a YouTube-video. Just give it a try, it actually works!
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Using Imprudence With Kitely 3-D - Kokua/Imprudence Blog

Using Imprudence With Kitely 3-D - Kokua/Imprudence Blog | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
Using Imprudence With Kitely 3-D. Post by Madstudios30620 on Sat Jul 30, 2011 4:31 pm. I am most excited about the OpenSim project and all the cool technology being developed like the Imprudence Viewer.
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Experimenting with kitely.com - DeepSemaphore LLC blog

Experimenting with kitely.com - DeepSemaphore LLC blog | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
I evaluated Kitely's opensim solution on EC2 again today just to see if there has been any progress regarding the functionalities we need. One of the tasks I tried was to see how hard it is to import content from Second Life.
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VHIL: Virtual Human Interaction Lab - Stanford University

VHIL: Virtual Human Interaction Lab - Stanford University | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
The mission of the Virtual Human Interaction Lab at Stanford University is to understand the dynamics and implications of interactions among people in immersive virtual reality simulations (VR), and other forms of human digital representations in...
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Research Seminars at University of Worcester Island | Virtual World ...

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October Thursday 27th 2011, Dr Mark Childs (Gann McGann), Ethics of teaching in immersive virtual worlds (IVWs) – see more detail below. Hi Everyone! You are very welcome to come to the Research Seminars we hold on ...
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Awakening the Digital Imagination: Virtual Worlds #nmfs_f11 ...

Awakening the Digital Imagination: Virtual Worlds #nmfs_f11 ... | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
I was invited by one of the organizers of one of the groups, Liz Dorland from Washington University to participate this fall in the Virtual Worlds New Media Faculty Staff Seminar 2011. This seminar is very special since it not ...
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Unexpected Barriers to Training in 3-D Virtual Worlds | trainingmag.com

Unexpected Barriers to Training in 3-D Virtual Worlds | trainingmag.com | Virtual University: Education in Virtual Worlds | Scoop.it
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University of Oklahoma to Create Experimental Training Games | AFCEA SIGNAL Scape

University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, is being awarded a $10,773,593 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to create experimental serious games to train participants and measure their proficiency in recognizing and mitigating the cognitive biases that...
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