Another fine demo of an Augmented Reality enabled iPhone app being used by the progressive team at BART. Unlike other 2D apps, this application displays all lines of San Francisco Transit in 3D arrows, including: BART, Caltrain, Muni Streetcar and bus stops. Load the app holding it flat and all lines will appear. Tilt the phone upwards to see the stops nearest to you and what direction they are in relation to where you are standing. Recall BART recently also partnered with Junio for more AR
Archives for March 15, 2010
Ever been to a PodCamp or similar un-conference? If not and you’re into community, sharing, learning, technology, social media, or just having a good time with some great people, think about attending one in your area (try searching twitter, eventful, meet-up etc…) enjoy the pics!
There’s no question that kids love Google Earth… heck, who wouldn’t? So, it follows that using Google Earth in the classroom is a fantastic learning tool. Here’s a resource offering up 50 ideas, broken down by age group, for using Google Earth in the classroom – see details here