Talespin Announces ‘Copilot Designer’ No-Code Authoring Tool for Immersive Learning Content
New Content Creation Tool, Distribution Technology, and Platform Update Power Immersive Learning Ecosystem
Today Talespin Reality Labs, Inc., a spatial computing company focused on workforce information transfer and skills insights, announced the debut of copilot Designer, a no-code authoring tool for immersive soft skills learning content available on computer and mac devices. Additionally, Talespin released new options for its skills data platform, and the new Talespin App, enabling organizations and learners to simply access learning content across XR devices. These additions to Talespin’s product ecosystem integrate with its recently announced desktop streaming capability and offer a content library to supply an end-to-end platform for content creation, distribution, and skills information.
The proven ROI of immersive learning technology is invaluable as organizations and valuable face growing skills gaps need would like for giant-scale workforce reskilling. However, friction around the cost and complexity of making and distributing immersive content, as well as the bespoke nature of apps and solutions within the market have prevented it from solving the reskilling problem at scale. Talespin’s platform updates are designed to drastically lower these barriers to entry, giving organizations a clear path to making and delivering immersive learning, and presenting new opportunities for content creators.
“As immersive learning has matured and proven itself as a medium, the requirement for technology and content standards that advance its adoption has grown,” said Kyle Jackson, Chief executive officer and Co-Founder of Talespin. “We are excited to support a bunch of recent content creators, organizations, and the immersive learning ecosystem as a whole with our expanded platform offering.”
Established as an early leader in immersive learning, Talespin has been targeted at building a product suite that helps people and organizations adopt the technology for their skills development and assessment desires. ConcannonXR, a completely owned subsidiary of Concannon Business Consulting, has been announced as one of the primary customers for the new products and will be using them to make immersive learning content modules for clients within the automotive industry.
“At ConcannonXR, we are committed to evaluating and providing the most effective immersive VR solutions to our customers and their workers,” said Mark Concannon, CEO, and Founder, ConcannonXR. “We are excited to be working with Talespin, and using their innovative no-code learning content creation technology to assist our customers leverage cutting edge solutions to coach and practice evolving skills.”
The new design tool permits authors to make dynamic conversational learning experiences wherever individuals practice role-play with emotionally realistic virtual humans to develop crucial soft skills.
“CoPilot Designer’s transformative approach to animation offers unprecedented simplicity within the customization of virtual human emotions, poses, and gestures. The tool’s ability to control emotional nuance, and quickly assemble complex narratives greatly reduces the skill level and time required to make immersive informal learning content.” – Jeroen de Cloe, Chief Innovation Officer, Talespin
The tool’s intuitive no-code editing interface provides users complete control over learning content, narrative design structure, and virtual human animations. Content created with copilot Designer can be distributed across XR devices using the new Talespin App, PC/Mac applications, and the company’s recently announced desktop browser streaming capabilities.
Deliver emotionally engaging, voice-driven learning experiences
- Intuitive UX/UI to form and refine story-based learning narratives with advanced logic
- No animation or coding expertise needed. Users will simply produce complex conversational simulations that feature custom mixtures of voice, emotions, and body language for virtual humans
- Supports learning designers, visual designers, and narrative designers in making a new generation of immersive learning content
- Allows creators to author content using an extensive library of virtual characters, voices, gestures, poses, emotions, and environments
- Content deployable via the Talespin App, where users can access all available immersive learning content through their VR headset, together with Oculus Quest and HTC Vive, desktop applications, and secure desktop browser link.
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The Talespin App offers users access to the full library of available content in one central location, together with Talespin’s off-the-shelf learning content, and an organization’s custom titles. With the Talespin App, user’s expertise engaging lessons and situations accelerated learning, and built-in performance scoring to track skills development.
Publish and display learning content titles in the Talespin App lobby
- Integrates with the Talespin Platform to manage users and content permissions
- In-app performance grading and real-time feedback for immersive content modules
- Skills data reporting to the Talespin Platform’s dashboard
Talespin Platform Updates
In addition to the copilot Designer and the Talespin App, the company announced version 1.3 of the Talespin Platform. The Talespin Platform offers skills insights to assist with talent development, management, and career planning. This includes scoring and reporting on the results of immersive learning modules.
Skill performance history
- Direct link to desktop streaming content modules
- Filter training by skill
- Lesson-level learning objectives
- Improved navigation
- Super admin role
- Improved support section.