APRIL 6, 2016
The good news is you can record your own 360° videos using special cameras that are reasonably priced IMHO. All you need to record your own photo sphere is the Cardboard Camera app. My photo sphere works perfectly within my Cardboard Camera app; I wear my papery goggles and it’s like I really am surveying Sydney Harbour. THE DEVICE. 360° VIDEOS. These are great! 360° PHOTOS.
Cultural hegemony and disruption
Learning with e's
APRIL 28, 2012
Newspapers too are struggling to survive as they cope with competition from the online journals and magazines that are gradually usurping their readership. Hegemony police brutality social media blogging FaceBook Twitter cameras surveillance YouTube education disruption personal technology Antonio Gramsci learningHow does social media disrupt cultural hegemony? Not anymore.
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 9, 2013
Negroponte established the now legendary MIT Media Lab , and was also founder of Wired Magazine. Technology Alan Turing Seymour Papert Nicholas Negroponte Hole in the wall project education 1LPC knowledge Sugata Mitra learning Marvin Minsky Sherry Turkle Wired Magazine LOGOLearning when there is no school' In 1995 I read a little black paperback book that changed my view on the world.
Are QR codes redundant?
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 23, 2012
Now QR tags are just about everywhere you look, including advertising hoardings, buses and trains, magazines and even coins. first heard of Blippar when I picked up the November 2012 issue of the ShortList magazine , currently the most widely circulated free men's lifestyle magazine in the UK. Blippar mobile devices education camera QR tags augmented reality learning QR codes
Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond
MARCH 30, 2015
An article called ‘Insights From a Thought Leader—Big Ideas in Mobile Learning’ which appeared on 25 th February 2015 in the ATD Magazine says, “The combined power of Social, Mobile, Real-Time Learning, and Geo Location promises learning design models that are authentic, personalized, and context aware. Mobile network (cellular) connection speeds grew 20 percent in 2014. Multi-screen usage.
QR Code Reader Apps #QRCode
Dont Waste Your Time
MAY 29, 2012
QR Code Reader and Scanner (iPhone/iPad/iPod) : Scan QR Codes you find on your travels, in magazines, on posters, etc with this useful and free app. I have tried a number of Apps to read/scan QR Codes (all bar one tested were free) and I have to say that there isn’t one that stands out above the rest, so I’ll review the ones I end up using more than others below.
Bundle resources and you may not need courses
Clive on Learning
AUGUST 24, 2012
I've just spent far too much money on a Canon 5D Mark III, a stills and HD video camera, with a whole load of complex accessories. Here's what I have collected so far: Two iPad apps which provide video 'lessons', one for this particular model of camera and one on DSLR photography/videography in general. number of popular blogs which I have now subscribed to, A couple of digital arts/photography magazines in the Apple Newsstand. More and more I am being asked by clients to help them assemble a collection of resources to support some new business initiative.
iPad for eLearning
MARCH 18, 2011
iPad was not created for supporting eLearning and (or) mLearning instead it was created as a media device that supports books, magazines, newspapers, games, music, video and web access. Synchronous eLearning iPad is not have an integrated camera but it supports video calls with FaceTime video calling. Why iPad was created? The answer is simple. Come on guys. But guess. Yes we can!
Want to go mobile for learning and support?
OCTOBER 19, 2012
Boston Globe , Smashing Magazine , and Allison’s own site are three additional representations of this approach. What sets mobile web apps apart from mobile websites is that they are built as an application instead of a static website and because of that, they can tap into mobile device capabilities, like using the camera or accessing the files in your device. What are the options?
4 Tips for Filming a Conference
APRIL 21, 2015
If the presentation contains videos, make sure to get a copy of those files, otherwise your camera operators will be scrambling to film the screen and it won’t look very good. . If possible, set up a pre-call with the A/V crew to find out what kind of audio out they’ll provide (if they give you an XLR line and your camera only takes 3.5mm, then you’re in trouble). Use two cameras – one with a wide shot of the stage and one with a close-up that follows the action. Filming live events is a stressful task, especially because everything that can go wrong will. Online hosting?
A Way With The Fairies
NOVEMBER 1, 2015
In 1917, 9-year-old Frances Griffiths and her 16-year-old cousin, Elsie Wright, borrowed Elsie’s father’s camera to take a photograph of the fairies they claimed lived down by the creek. The app allows you to upload an image or a video, which appears or plays when you scan a real-world trigger with your device’s camera, hence augmenting reality. In fact, most probably weren’t.
Telling your story
Learning with e's
JANUARY 21, 2013
showed her the image on my digital camera, and she was shocked but delighted. She clearly recognised herself, but I don't think she had seen a camera before, and probably not an image of herself anywhere else other than in her reflection. couldn't think of a better was to use the image than in a manipulated front cover of the National Geographic magazine. Very few can.
20+ eLearning Tools and Resources
JULY 24, 2014
Quickly add photos and footage from your PC or camera into Movie Maker. Presentation Magazine. Sometimes building online courses can be a little more difficult than it seems, so why not have one place you can go to find the resources and help you need? We have compiled a list of different resources and applications to help you build your courses quickly and easily. Whether you are looking for a SCORM, audio, or video application, let us help! Get the most out of your learning management system by integrating these applications into your course creation! SCORM. Articulate. iSpring.
How Fortune 1000 Companies Succeed With Video
AUGUST 21, 2015
This list is an annual ranking by Fortune magazine of the top US companies by gross revenue, including both publicly and privately held US companies. Its automatic editing algorithm, unveiled over the summer, determines what separate cameras at the same event are focused on, and uses this knowledge to decide when to cut to a different shot, just as a human editor would. Congratulations to the big players that’ve made the 2015 Fortune 1000 list! The big question is: How’d they do it? What factors helped catapult these leading companies to success in 2015 ? The Walt Disney Company.
Interview with Connie Malamed about her book Visual Design Solutions
Will at Work Learning
JUNE 15, 2016
The photographers still have that mindset, where rather than showing people in realistic situations, they show people smiling at the camera or cheering. This means studying the design of websites, apps, magazines, brochures, posters, books, catalogs, packaging, billboards, subway ads, store interiors, videos, icons and junk mail. First, let me ask you, “Why not?” Connie: Right.
Is your eLearning On-the-Job Training Friendly?
NOVEMBER 5, 2013
Elliott Masie raises this issue in a Chief Learning Officer Magazine post , discussing the vital importance of OJT training, how learning professionals under report its importance, and what the future of OJT might look like. . You can take video to the next level by using your smartphone video camera and recording short how to tasks that do not involve computer software.
“Current Need-to-Know Tools and What’s Around the Corner” Nick Floro #olconf
OCTOBER 7, 2015
These are my live blogged notes from a concurrent session at this year’s Online Learning Conference , hosted by Training Magazine and happening in Denver. We all have amazing video cameras in our phones. Forgive any typos and incoherencies. Current Need-to-Know Tools and What’s Around the Corner” Nick Floro with Sealworks Trends eLearning community and what we’re doing is rapidly changing. There are almost as many cell phone subscriptions (6.8 billion) as people on the planet (7.2 billion) 70 billion apps were downloaded in 2013. Over 10 apps per human. Use humor, if you can.
eLearning 101: How to Make an eLearning Course (Updated!)
AUGUST 4, 2014
Simple cameras are affordable—and sometimes as common as the phone in your pocket. From the workplace to the schoolroom, more and more learning is taking place online. If you’re an educator, trainer or subject matter expert, you have an opportunity to develop new customers and audiences by developing online content that is accessible to anyone, anytime. What’s an authoring tool? SCORM?
Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 9
JANUARY 18, 2011
What if young people were encouraged to view their mobile phones, cameras, and iPods as learning devices and tools for critical citizenship and engagement in their communities? At the start of each year, eLearn Magazine’s editors, advisory board members, and other contributors predict what changes are afoot for the coming 12 months. Mobile Web, Native App Use Increases at Night.
Reflection: My Mobile-Phone Journey
Dont Waste Your Time
JULY 12, 2012
spent at least 3 months reading magazines, trawling the shops, picking up the handsets and talking to the sales assistants (can I call them that these days?) At this time phones did not have the Internet, did not have anything more advanced than a version of snake or tetris, and there were no camera phones either. Probably, yes, providing it get’s a better camera.
TechSmith User from the Beginning
APRIL 26, 2013
Back then, a big part of what we did was making books and magazines that contained lots of screen captures of this new thing called the Web and we had to show images of the “browser” software we were using on our Macs. Tim : I find the perfect combination for me to create videos is the iPhone or an inexpensive HD camera, a good microphone and Camtasia. Can’t see the video?
Recently in Lake Superior Waves
JUNE 22, 2013
interested, learn from a prior post how the online magazine is put together. The temperature was well below zero when I took my camera down to record the sun rise over Lake Superior. If you have a love of the Northland, you should subscribe via Flipboard to Lake Superior Waves. Recent articles have included: Canoeing the Kawishiwi River in the BWCA. Don Ness Keeps his Cool! Media 2.0
Unfortunately in my world…
JANUARY 12, 2011
– “there are incredibly strict controls over cameras in my organisation. This is backed up by the Blackberries that are issued to certain people having their cameras disabled! New interactive books and magazines as well as educational and social apps are breaking ground. see various references to cameras above). My comments are shown in red italics. Mobile.
Over 75 Free Rapid E-Learning Resources
NOVEMBER 8, 2010
Videomaker Magazine : great resource to learn video production tips. Poladroid : quickly create images that look like they were taken with a Polaroid camera. The other day this guy asked me how to develop color schemes for his rapid elearning courses. Like a lot of guys, he has some issues with color perception so he wanted an easy way to match colors. have the same challenge.
Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010
JANUARY 18, 2010
To back this up, a recent CLO Magazine Look at the Industry in 2010 gave us: More than two-thirds of CLOs expect their organizations to do more training in 2010 74% report that the quality of their training offerings will improve in the next year Less than 35% expect budget increases Keep in mind that this is what your boss then is promising to the rest of the organization. You can’t.
3 Brainstorm Ideas for Your Next E-Learning Course
JULY 21, 2009
Magazine Cover. The other day as I was getting a glass of water, I saw a woman’s magazine on our kitchen counter and noticed a headline on the cover. Realizing that this was an important topic and one my wife might want to know about, I opened the magazine and scanned the article. In fact this is a common approach for magazine covers. There’s a lot of value in this.
Fundamental Design of Learning Activities
FEBRUARY 23, 2011
As theories are about explaining and predicting how the world works, they can very easily become the peep-hole for the box camera that is e-learning. The activity of “reading” might be informal, such as picking up a magazine in the doctor’s office; the same activity might be quite formal, as an exercise in a school setting or even as a game. make this attempt for a number of reasons.
10 Top Gadgets of the Decade
DECEMBER 31, 2009
Fast Company (I love that Magazine) lists the best gadget of the year from 2000 to 2009. The bumper year is 2007 when three gadgets tie: Wii, the Flip Camera and the iPhone. Starts with the Flash Drive for 2000 and ends with the Kindle 2 and other e readers for 2009. Interesting choices (and runners up listed) PS2 makes runner up only. Hard to choose between them and hard to imagine life without the iPhone! But maybe that is me
When should you use Informal Learning?
APRIL 27, 2009
very impressive piece of technology. I’m all for exploring it…except that I don’t have a camera phone. Call me outdated, but I prefer to keep my camera and my phone separate. Does this mean that I’ll have to purchase a camera phone just for this? Saul Carliner, in his article in the eLearn magazine , talks about the following: •. Is this something completely new?
Instagram Tips for Your Business
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
If your company has Pizza Mondays or celebrates birthdays a certain way, bring along a camera next time and don’t hesitate to capture the moments. To achieve sleek and eye-catching visuals, it might be a good idea to invest in a high quality camera for Instagram (this can be anything from a Canon rebel t3i to a smartphone camera). This strategy can be just as productive on Instagram as it is on other visual advertisements on television or in magazines. This leaves the opportunity for your business to stand out and lead the way in your industry! Happy Instagramming!
Clark Quinn – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators
APRIL 18, 2014
Clark: My mobile learning journey started when I was asked to write a piece about mLearning for an online magazine. It has limitations, and if you need to get access to sensors like cameras and GPS you’ll have to go further, but I think ‘wrapping’ mobile web for device-delivery is best first before you go the hard-coded app, and it may well be all you need. ABOUT CLARK QUINN (Learning Technology Strategist): Clark Quinn, Ph.D., helps organizations align technology with how we think, work, and learn. He blogs at learnlets.com and works through Quinnovation. THE INTERVIEW: 1.
Visual Design Tip: Finding Font Personality
APRIL 20, 2010
Typography as art is a huge trend right now, so pay attention to the fonts used in magazines, advertisements, on the web, or in other training. Use Use your cell phone camera to take photos of anything that inspires you and then use free tools like What the Font! Set the Tone. Setting the right tone is key to creating that emotional connection with your audience. Feminine, smart.
Making Sense Of The iPad For Online Learning
The eLearning Coach
FEBRUARY 8, 2010
As Apple says, the iPad is slightly smaller than a magazine. The tablet does not come with a video camera. The connector gives you access to iPad accessories like the Camera Connection Kit and the Keyboard Dock. The noise about the release of Apple’s iPad has been a bit overwhelming. Were you too busy to read the reviews, analysis and opinions? No problem. Its 9.7 Weight.
Whose learning are you responsible for?
OCTOBER 12, 2009
CLO Magazine, October 2009. recently purchased a snazzy video camera. Developing an amazing piece of machinery like this camera must cost millions. For just $100,000 more, the company could have set up a discussion site for customers to swap information, opened a customer hot line, hired an English grad student to write a coherent self-study manual, gotten feedback for new product development and provided a list of links to useful sites for new HD video camera owners. Whose Learning Are You Responsible For? by Jay Cross. Perhaps they work for an outsource provider.
iLust? Changing the game
JANUARY 29, 2010
No camera, no phone, but does have a soft keyboard and an optional hard keyboard (would that the iPhone had one!). It’s really just a big iTouch. Without a camera, he notes, it’s only usable for voice or text chatting. The form factor is nice, but it’s kind of large to slip in a pocket, and it’s really too large for elementary kids’ hands. I still think a camera-equipped iTouch is a better form-factor for K-6. The story is similar for other forms of publication: magazines, newspapers, and books. However, I need to write.
Rapid e-learning is swimming in too small a pond
Clive on Learning
APRIL 11, 2007
After all, LTI Magazine defined raid e-learning as "courseware (live or self-paced) developed in less than three weeks, where SMEs act as the primary development resource". And with the proliferation of digital cameras, camcorders and music software, most of the oldies are now doing it as well. I attended the panel discussion on 'the future of rapid e-learning tools' at the eLearning Guild's Annual Gathering in Boston today with a misunderstanding. thought I knew what 'rapid e-learning' meant. Notice how similar these definitions are? Everyone will be a teacher.
63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010
eLearning Learning Posts
DECEMBER 1, 2010
Rosenberg - Learning Solutions Magazine , November 9, 2010Two-dimensional barcodes, also called 2D tags, provide a new dimension for mobile learning, performance support, and printed content. They sat me in front of two cameras, and asked me to talk off the cuff, no script, about something that I was passionate about. The MOST Crucial Learning Activities and Media by Patti Shank - Learning Solutions Magazine , November 15, 2010There is a simple process that will help you figure out what learners need to be able to do in the real. Great content again this month. Enjoy.