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Reality was indeed augmented at our last meeting

Posted: February 24th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Events | Tags: , , | No Comments »

Daniel IaboniDaniel Iaboni delivered a wonderful intro to designing for augmented reality last week at our February meeting at Felt Lab. Thanks again to Daniel for traveling from Toronto to generously share his knowledge with us. Thanks, too, to REAP for hosting us at Felt Lab, a perfect venue for this particular event.

Daniel has made his slides available on slideshare for those of you who want to able to review them, or who missed the event.

See you next month!


Job: User Experience Designer

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Innosphere SystemsJob: User Experience Designer

Company: Innosphere Systems

Location: Guelph, Ontario

Innosphere Systems, a Guelph-based software and information technology company, is looking for a User Experience Designer. All the details can be found in the position description on their website.


February 2013: Intro to Augmented Reality with Daniel Iaboni

Posted: February 5th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: Events | Tags: , , , | No Comments »

The last few years have seen augmented reality finally breaking into the mainstream. Designers have an exciting opportunity to create augmented reality interfaces. To do so, they need to consider not only the context of use, but also the environment in which the information is presented.

Daniel Iaboni is dedicated to creating and improving designs to provide an exceptional interaction among users, their environment and their tools. To do so, he draws upon extensive knowledge from the fields of engineering, computer science, psychology and anthropology. In this session he’ll walk us through important concepts in designing for augmented reality, including input and display technologies, current interaction techniques, and approaches to prototyping.

Daniel is currently Lead User Experience Specialist at Akendi, where he works on projects for a variety of clients.

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Thursday February 21, 2013
5:30 to 7:00 pm
FELT Lab at Quarry Integrated Communications
1440 King Street North, St. Jacobs, Ontario
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