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6 tips for great videos of your presentations or demos

6 tips for great videos of your presentations or demos | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Do you record videos of your talks, presentations or demos? Videos can be a great way to spread your message, while building your credibility and experience. The tips in this post should save you lots of time, because I’ve refined them over about the last 5 years. (And my most popular YouTube video currently has…
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ASPECT - 6 points to consider when putting together video presentations or demonstrations.
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Top Blogs for UX Designers and Software Developers - UX Motel

Top Blogs for UX Designers and Software Developers - UX Motel | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
As an avid blogger, I often enjoy browsing through various other blogs. Here are my recommendations for the best UX design and software development blogs.
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A list of interesting blogs for UX designers and software developers - always handy!
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Alexa, how can you improve teaching and learning?

Alexa, how can you improve teaching and learning? | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Voice command platforms from Amazon, Google and Microsoft are creating new models for learning in K-12 and higher education — and renewed privacy concerns.

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How voice command platforms can be used in educational contexts...
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How to Use Spatial Audio to Make Your Spherical Video More Immersive

How to Use Spatial Audio to Make Your Spherical Video More Immersive | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
With a passion for filmmaking and exploration, Antonio is always trying to push the limits of the industry, often working as a one man film crew using DIY techniques where budget was not available.
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Make your spherical videos more immersive with spatial audio!
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126 Bloom's Taxonomy Verbs For Digital Learning -

126 Bloom's Taxonomy Verbs For Digital Learning - | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
126 Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy Verbs For Digital Learning by TeachThought Staff At TeachThought, we’re enthusiastic supporters of any learning taxonomy. (We even created our own, the TeachThought Learning Taxonomy.) Put simply, learning taxonomies help us think about how learning happens. Even if they’re ‘not good’ as we’ve often seen the DOK framework described, they still …
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Meet the patients happy for nursing students to take their time

Meet the patients happy for nursing students to take their time | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
The University of Canberra has introduced holographic technology to its nursing students.
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Hololens technology is being used by University of Canberra's nursing students.
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The era of Windows Mixed Reality begins October 17

The era of Windows Mixed Reality begins October 17 | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Samsung unveils Windows Mixed Reality headset, AltSpaceVR joins Microsoft, SteamVR catalog coming to Windows Mixed Reality this holiday.
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Some exciting Mixed Reality news from Microsoft!
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Debunked: 8 online learning myths that need to disappear - eCampus News

Debunked: 8 online learning myths that need to disappear - eCampus News | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
These new online learning myths are spreading almost as fast as program creation.

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Some myths about online learning that aren't entirely accurate.
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5 Practical Ways to Enhance the Online Learning Experience with Facilitation

5 Practical Ways to Enhance the Online Learning Experience with Facilitation | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
This is Part 2 in our series o

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Help your diverse students have their voice and get involved with these tips for enhancing your online learning experience.
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It’s official - higher education students want staff to be better with digital, not to use more of it

It’s official - higher education students want staff to be better with digital, not to use more of it | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Students have stated their frustration at staff’s inconsistent use of technology, with 22,000 voicing their opinions on the use of digital at their institutions in our digital student tracker report (pdf). 

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Students want quality over quantity when it comes to using digital in higher education.
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Putin says the nation that leads in AI ‘will be the ruler of the world’

Putin says the nation that leads in AI ‘will be the ruler of the world’ | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
The Russian president warned that artificial intelligence offers ‘colossal opportunities’ as well as dangers
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Putin sees the opportunities and dangers coming from artificial intelligence.
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Disney Researchers Create Mixed-Reality ‘Magic Bench’ for Shared Experiences

Disney Researchers Create Mixed-Reality ‘Magic Bench’ for Shared Experiences | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
You're sitting down in front of a screen looking at an image of yourself, as if facing a mirror. Then a tiny elephant saunters into the frame, plops down next to you — and proffers you a golden orb.
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Disney Researchers playing in a very cool Mixed Reality for sharing experiences.
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Effective And Innovative Uses Of Virtual Reality Technology - Viar360

Effective And Innovative Uses Of Virtual Reality Technology - Viar360 | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
VR is one of the most buzzing technologies that exists in the contemporary world. But what are the uses of Virtual Reality? We look at a few examples.
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Virtual Reality is finding its way in to many different industries, here's a look at some of the innovation that's happening!
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Education through Augmented Reality – how AR enhances learning

Education through Augmented Reality – how AR enhances learning | My Digital Future | Scoop.it

"Education technology is one of the fastest growing sectors in the US and the national education market is already a $1.3 trillion dollar industry. AR is important for education technology innovators because it can offer significant benefits."


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A look at AR and its educational benefits for both children and adults.
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Learning Experience Design Trends For 2018

Learning Experience Design Trends For 2018 | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Here is a look at the trending changes in how learning experience designers work and think. From a change in mission to Agile models, traditional outlooks and approaches are getting disrupted.
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A look at 8 upcoming trends in LX Design for 2018
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How VR convinced Lufthansa passengers to upgrade their seats - Runway Girl

How VR convinced Lufthansa passengers to upgrade their seats - Runway Girl | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
It might seem counterintuitive, but passengers on a budget who are focused on saving “every $5 they can” during the flight booking process ca
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Lufthansa has been trialling the use of VR to entice passengers to upgrade their seats
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Watch Norwegian Schoolchildren Discover the Microsoft HoloLens for the First Time

Watch Norwegian Schoolchildren Discover the Microsoft HoloLens for the First Time | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
For the first time in Norway, students at a primary school have experienced one of the Microsoft HoloLens' greatest applications — education.
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Children in a Norwegian school experience the planets through Microsoft's HoloLens.
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Apple chief says coding is more important than learning English as a second language

Apple chief says coding is more important than learning English as a second language | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Apple CEO Tim Cook has a message for school students around the world: learning how to code is more important than learning English as a second language.
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Tim Cook's message for students around the world is that they should be picking up coding.
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Interactive Video and Branching Scenarios

Interactive Video and Branching Scenarios | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Combining both interactive video and branching scenarios can be seen as a great way to engage learners with a specific piece of content. We have previously seen branching scenarios used within e-Learning content, normally only in text or image format. However, the ability to add video into the mix allows for instructional designers and subject matter experts to get a little more creative when designing training content.

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The advantages and considerations of interactive video and branching scenarios.
Nik Peachey's curator insight, October 5, 2017 1:16 AM

Nice suggestion.

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Gamification Design Tips Infographic

Gamification Design Tips Infographic | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Gamification Design Tips Infographic Everyone loves a game, and for good reason too. The addictive nature of gaming is one that we’d all like to harness in our learning. But the science behind also means that you increase learners’ knowledge retention and makes your learners more engaged with... http://elearninginfographics.com/gamification-design-tips-infographic/
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5 tips for Gamification
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Parragirls Past, Present | The Big Anxiety

Parragirls Past, Present | The Big Anxiety | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Unlocking memories of institutional ‘care’. Parragirls Past, Present is a deeply moving immersive experience, presenting former residents’ visions of the Parramatta Girls Home today.
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An interesting use of VR in revisiting the past and traumatic experiences. An immersive experience with a story to tell but will people voluntarily wish to be traumatised?
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Walk down Sydney's street of the future

Walk down Sydney's street of the future | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Festival to showcase smart street.

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One of Sydney's streets is set to become an Internet of Things technology showcase in October. Could be really interesting to check out!
Richard Platt's curator insight, September 17, 2017 7:50 AM

It’s part of the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects’ (AILA) national Festival of Landscape Architecture. being held on 12-15 October. The festival is billed as “a four-day celebration on conceiving, reimagining and transforming the outside world from streetscapes to parks and playgrounds, transport solutions to tourism strategies, to new suburbs and even cities.”

AILA says the Future Street, which will be open throughout the festival, will “showcase a range of landscape, IoT, utilities, transportation and urban design and place making features … supported by a program of topical discussions and case studies.”  It plans to use the installation to gather and report on real time data, highlighting the capabilities of technology, and the effectiveness of various deployed strategies.  The Future Street is a collaboration between AILA, the Internet of Things Alliance Australia (IOTAA) and the Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand (SCCANZ).

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Video Creation: The Basics

Video Creation: The Basics | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
If you’ve never made a video before this post will dig into a high level workflow of how video creation is done. Video workflow can vary based on video and person.
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Some video creation basics anyone can follow!
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Online Courses as Good as In-Person Classes

Online Courses as Good as In-Person Classes | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
Fred Lokken disagrees with a recent “Views” contributor who wrote that online education isn’t working -- and provides data to prove his points.
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Online courses are as good as face-to-face, here's the data to back it up!
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Toyota Oculus Rift app uses virtual reality to explain distracted driving

Toyota Oculus Rift app uses virtual reality to explain distracted driving | My Digital Future | Scoop.it
TeenDrive365 simulator challenges people to drive safely amid traffic noises, text messages and virtual friends in the car
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Toyota using Oculus Rift to simulate driving with distractions.
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What online college students really want: More interaction with peers and teachers

What online college students really want: More interaction with peers and teachers | My Digital Future | Scoop.it

A new survey reveals that fully-online students want more interaction with classmates and instructors. Calling for universities to update strategies to win over students in the face of growing competition.


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Students in the online learning space want more interaction with their classmates and instructors...
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