Latest Blog

Augmented reality (AR) adoption rates have continued to increase, with a significant spike in VR/ AR headset purchases since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. The primary spike in interest can be contributed to organizations looking for effective virtual training solutions, beyond traditional video conferencing software. To help organizations adjust to remote work environments, software development companies have created features like remote collaboration and pick by vision to help improve connectivity while working and training remotely.

It has never been easier to create augmented reality training than it is right now.  A commonly held assumption by many firms we speak with is that creating augmented reality must be a time consuming process that requires learning a new skill, even some basic coding.  XRMentor™ is a no-code environment, and we can teach you and your team to create effective training modules in less than an hour with our easy to use, web authoring tool.

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) has published their annual An Analysis of the Operational Costs of Trucking report.  The report provides accurate and actionable insights into operational costs in the for-hire trucking industry and its public and private sector partners.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics there are over 275,000 diesel technician and mechanic jobs in the United States. Currently, there is a scarcity of training available for these techs to be able to confidently make the transition on behalf of their employers.   

The launch of ClassroomXR™, an instructor led training feature enhanced by augmented reality, helped address training challenges for fleets, dealers, OEMS and independent repair firms.  The pandemic limited the ability of training instructors to travel to technicians and provide live, hands on training.