Can Technology Transform Education?

Posted by Fran Geddes on 23-Jan-2018 11:45:18

In the first 10 months of 2017, $8.15 billion was invested in edtech companies. And according to Global Report, EdTech spending is expected to rise to $252bn by 2020. Whilst some may be sceptical of introducing technology into education, the opportunities and improvements it could bring to education are at least something to trial. 75% of teachers find their workload unmanageable, therefore edtech could provide some much-needed relief - assisting teachers, NOT replacing them.

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Topics: AR and VR, Disruption and Change, AI, Digital Transformation, Emerging Technology, artificial intelligence

AR: Bridging the Gap Between the Digital and Real World

Posted by Fran Geddes on 16-Jan-2018 10:49:16

In today’s digital age, it is vital for retailers to have an online presence. The increasing capabilities of our phones and tablets are broadening the usage of our smart devices, meaning that e-commerce is becoming more and more popular. Customers are no longer restricted to a computer screen at certain points within the day, instead, shoppers are on-the-go purchasing products anywhere, at any time they wish.

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Topics: AR and VR, Digital Transformation, retail

4 Aspects of Martech Marketing Teams Can't Afford to Ignore

Posted by Fran Geddes on 07-Dec-2017 11:33:27

With the sophisticated technology we have access to nowadays, marketing campaigns have become more competitive and innovative than ever before. Martechs like Artificial Intelligence (AI) offer marketing and communications insights and intelligent suggestions on how to best target their customers. Therefore, boring, old marketing techniques will no longer capture the attention of your customer base. Here are four technologies all marketing teams should use to stand out amongst their competitors.

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Topics: AR and VR, AI, Digital Transformation

How VR and AR will Change Training Methods for Good

Posted by Fran Geddes on 30-Nov-2017 10:42:56

The best type of training is hands-on. On-the-job training offers new employees to truly understand their role and confidently learn how to fulfil it. However, some industries and job roles are far too dangerous or high-risk to enable new employees to learn in a hands-on way. Instead, we revert to more conventional methods like training manuals or PowerPoints, but these are dull and unengaging. What if the was a way to engage your employees whilst learning in the most effective way without any risk? Enter AR and VR.

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Topics: AR and VR, Disruption and Change, Emerging Technology

The Top Technology Trends for 2018

Posted by Fran Geddes on 28-Nov-2017 10:16:35

2017 was a big year for technology. Rapid adoption of emerging technologies amongst startups have accelerated development and forced businesses to consider tech a lot sooner than they would’ve previously thought and 2018 does not show any signs of slowing down. Here are some key technology trends for 2018 businesses may need to begin to pay attention to ahead of the new year.

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Topics: AR and VR, AI, Emerging Technology

The Digital Disruption of Healthcare (5 Minute Read)

Posted by Fran Geddes on 24-Oct-2017 15:16:56

Emerging technologies have the potential to completely redesign healthcare. With the impending move towards smart cities, it only makes sense that our healthcare becomes smarter. Rapid developments within reality technologies and artificial intelligence have seen undeniable impact on sectors such as retail, sport, manufacturing and finance, but the possible usage of these technologies within healthcare could revolutionise the medical profession globally.

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Topics: AR and VR, Healthcare, AI

How Reality Technologies Will Disrupt the Sports Industry

Posted by Fran Geddes on 10-Oct-2017 09:52:09

Traditionally, the sports industry is fairly rapid in adopting emerging technologies. Whether it’s improving data collection, tightening referee procedures or expanding the club brand, the industry is always looking for new ways emerging tech can be utilised to improve the sporting experience. 

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Topics: AR and VR, Sport

Chris's Vlog

Posted by Fran Geddes on 22-Sep-2017 13:00:01

 

Fail Fast!!

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Topics: AR and VR, Disruption and Change, AI, Digital Transformation

What is ARCore, ARKit's biggest competitor?

Posted by Fran Geddes on 21-Sep-2017 12:00:00

Although it would probably pain Apple to admit, Android devices has the largest amount of users in the world. Whilst Apple are considered pioneers of technology, Google are never far behind the innovation, often revealing alternatives to products very close behind (and sometimes before) Apple’s launch.

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Topics: AR and VR

What is ARKit?

Posted by Fran Geddes on 19-Sep-2017 14:32:28

Whilst the iPhone X dominated most of the headlines following the Apple Event on the 12th September, Apple did not shy away from demonstrating the capabilities of the ARKit.

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Topics: AR and VR, Apple