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Augmented Reality as Welding Teacher

When augmented reality came into the picture, it became an incredible concept with not much practical purpose beyond a few interesting demos.

But all that’s is changing.

Let me ask you a question. Is welding safe? In the hands of a professional, sure. But how are people to learn the art of welding? That’s exactly where a creative uses of new technology is being applied.

More efficient and safer technologies are often at the heart of innovation, and this article demonstrates an incredible user of augmented reality.

New Apple Clips

Apple has just released a free IOS app that lets you share videos that involve texts, effects, and graphics. The process is simple and easy to use. You can use zooming tools to highlight certain parts of the video. The live titles allows you to create subtitles while you make your videos. You can also give your videos personality by changing the filters and adding animated graphics. Once your creative process is complete your video is easily uploaded to social media to share with your friends. Apple Clips gives you the opportunity to think creatively and out side the box.

Click the following link to download Apple Clips

3D Printing

 

New technologies to allow for cheaper and faster production are always being developed. Yet never before have we truly been able to construct a digital model and translate it directly to the real world. That’s all changing with 3D printing. Quite possibly, the technology will redefine how we think about production. The range of applications is only growing, now including even bizarre projects like 3D printing cheese slices. If you’re interested in learning about some fascinating applications of 3D printing, you can find some creative uses here.

Create Online Training Courses for ScreenFlow

Keep up with the growing trend of education – online training courses. You can make these interactive videos engaging for your students. Telestream is offering a free webinar to give you the basic tools to start making your very own online training courses. You will learn the following skills:

  • Do’s and don’ts for online videos
  • How to organize your topic and videos
  • How to edit, export and share incredible instructional videos
  • An overview of the best tools for creating, sharing and managing courses

The webinar is on April 13th, 2017 at 11AM PDT, 2PM EDT, and 6PM GMT. All those involved in education K-12 through higher ed are encouraged to sit on this webinar to learn more about the future of online education. Click the following link to register for this free webinar – Telestream Registration

ScreenFlow Live Tutorials and More

“Did you know that we do a monthly live show on our Facebook page about all things ScreenFlow?! On the first Wednesday of every month, ScreenFlow experts Lucas and Abdul are on hand to show you tips and tricks and answer any of your questions about ScreenFlow. ”

“We have the next few shows planned out and wanted to give you a heads up so that you can save the dates. ”

April 5th- All about Video Actions
May 3rd- Using Screen Recordings and Video Callouts
June 7th- Mastering Video Motions and Audio Actions
July 5th- How to Add Annotations and text

“Please join us on us on our Facebook Page at 2:30 Pacific Time on any or all of the dates above to get your ScreenFlow questions answered. Click the links above to RSVP for each show. ”

“We hope to see you there!”

Impressive Uses of Artificial Intelligence Today

For those interested in machine learning and artificial intelligence, the folks at Business Insider published an article detailing some of the current uses for that technology. Many impressive tasks such as image recognition, DNA analysis, or prediction of crop yield are now being handle by AI. Because these systems are only growing more and more present in our everyday lives, it is helpful to know what they are and how they work.

You can read the article here.

Remark Webinars

“Join us live for an informative webinar each month on a specific Remark topic.” – Remark

If you use Remark software these webinars might just be a great idea for you. The following webinars will be offered by Remark:

  1. Recognition Troubleshooting Tips: Tuesday, March 21, 2017 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT
  2. Form Design Best Practices: Thursday, March 23, 2017 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT
  3. Template Creation: Wednesday April 5, 2017 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
  4. Processing Forms: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT

*Each of these webinars are targeted to beginner Remark Office users.

You can visit the following website to find out more information about each webinar – Remark Webinars

Short on time but need a PowerPoint?

Sometimes life gets in the way of being creative with your presentations, but here is a way to save time and still impress your audience. You can download various previously created PowerPoint slides and all you have to do is fill in your information. What a way to save time! Instead of spending hours creating your slides you can spend more time making sure your content is spot on. The following article gives you simple steps to downloading the slides.

Click the following link to get started – Easy Downloadable PP Slides