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Waltham, MA, United States, 2010/05/03 - SyberWorks, Inc., a leader in custom e-Learning Solutions and the Learning Management System (LMS) industry, announces an article in the SyberWorks Online Media Center: “Documentation and e-Learning (Part 5): Get Real!—Try ‘Augmented Reality'".
Mary Kay Lofurno, Director of Marketing at SyberWorks, states, “In Part 5 of this series, Dave Powell talks about using ‘Augmented Reality,’ a mix of web-cam feeds with computer-generated images, UI elements, and text streaming video content that allows students to explore in online training courses.
“He sites examples such as an R&D video by BMW that teaches car repair or Homeland Security’s firefighting application that trains first responders but does not expose them to risk. The article mentions various AR applications such as Adobe Flex and a 3D-graphics program like MAYA, Blender, or even Google SketchUp.”
About Dave Powell
Dave Powell is Documentation Manager for SyberWorks, Inc., a privately-held supplier of e-Learning software and training. For the past 15 years, he has written award-winning marketing collateral and user documentation for hardware/software companies like PictureTel, 3Com, Philips Medical Systems, Polaroid, and SyberWorks. Prior to that, he edited and wrote for publications like Computerworld, Infosecurity News, Networking Management, Digital Design, LightWave, Popular Computing, Harvard Business Review, and Leaders. (During that time, he also served as an author and Editorial Advisor for Sesame Street.)
About SyberWorks, Inc.
SyberWorks, Inc. (syberworks.com) is a leader in the custom and Learning Management System industries for Fortune 1000 corporations, higher education, and other industries. Located in Waltham, Massachusetts, the company serves the multi-billion-dollar e-Learning market. Since 1995, SyberWorks has developed and delivered unique and economical solutions to create, manage, measure, and improve e-Learning programs at companies and organizations in the United States, Canada, Europe, and other countries.