webmasterApril 5, 2018April 5, 2018If you are the owner or coordinator of a student-focused technology camp, here are seven new offerings that will be in high demand this summer, especially for children and teens between eight and eighteen years of age. Below is an overview of each program, including the computer rental products needed to allow this learner experience to succeed. Top Trends in Tech Camps Augmented Reality Using UI scripting, campers will create an augmented scene with 3D assets that can be exported to their smartphone. Ages: All Level: Beginner to Advanced Prerequisite: None Software: Unity, Vuforia, Augment Hardware: Gaming laptop rentals, smartphones Virtual Reality Campers will create a custom, immersive 3D environment where they can view their development on a VR headset. Ages: All Level: Beginner to Advanced Prerequisite: None Software: Unity, Android Studio, ARKit Hardware: Gaming laptop rentals, Virtual Reality rentals, smartphones Machine Learning The objective is for each person to create their own machine learning program using neural nets and special algorithms to recognize faces, play games or find complex patterns. Ages: 12-17 Level: Beginner to Advanced Prerequisite: Strong understanding of algebra Software: Python, TensorFlow, C#, Java, Swift Hardware: Gaming PC rentals, Monitors Drone Each camper will write software to program a drone, create a controller and take both home after the camp experience ends. Ages: 10-18 Level: Beginner to Advanced Prerequisite: None Software: C, C# Hardware: Desktop computers, Monitors, Drones, Controller pieces Bitcoin Mining The student will learn to mine cryptocurrency. There will be a Bitcoin competition to earn extra currency. Ages: 11-18 Level: Beginner to Advanced Prerequisite: None Software: Python, TensorFlow, C#, Java, Swift Hardware: Gaming PC rentals, Monitors Web Animation Using CSS, each camper will create complex animations. Every student will create their own website. Ages: 8-18 Level: Beginner Prerequisite: None Software: HTML, CSS Hardware: Desktop computers, Monitors Esports This fun and interesting camp will help users learn more about the Esports industry. Ages: 8-18 Level: Beginner to Advanced Prerequisite: None Software: Dota 2, Dragon Ball FighterZ, Injustice 2, Puyo Puyo Tetris Hardware: Gaming PC rentals, Gaming laptop rentals, VR headsets One Final Thought Because many of these apps are smartphone intensive, consider making available a cell phone charging kiosk rental for campers to charge their devices during breaks and lunchtime. Or use them to survey parents when they pick up their campers. Hartford Technology Rental Has Your Campers Covered Let us supply you with the right technology rentals for your camp! To learn more about our products, call us today at 888-520-5667 or contact us online. We have state-of-the-art VR, AR, Esports and gaming systems and service most of the United States!