eLearning Development: Useful Firefox add-ons
AUGUST 25, 2009
Mozilla’s Firefox is a preferred web browser for many. What makes Firefox different from other browsers is it being open source and highly customizable using Firefox add-ons. IE tabs – This allows developers to check how HTML page would look in IE, without leaving Firefox. CacheViewer – This helps to read the cache [temporary files] of Firefox.
Firefox Bookmark Shortcuts
JUNE 4, 2009
Firefox allows you to add a "Keyword" to any bookmark. I had asked in Blog Post Updates - Effective Pattern? how to update a previous post. I'm still not sure I have the answer. wanted to add something to Browser Keyboard Shortcut Basics. By the way, if you are not sure what Ctrl+T does, then go visit the previous post. Ctrl+T elt Opens the page. eLearning Technology.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Firefox Can make even GMail Better
JULY 14, 2008
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « An Experiment, A Blog-a-thon and a Tip Jar | Main | A Flashback to an Angry Bill Gates » July 14, 2008 Firefox Can make even GMail Better Now you know, I love me some Firefox - especially Firefox 3. One of the main reasons I like FF over IE are the extensions. and now, Better GMail2.
Strange Rendering in Firefox
The Learning Generalist
JUNE 18, 2008
I just started using Firefox 3.0 firefox free software open source softwaretoday and while I am impressed by all the new bells and whistles, I am less than pleased with the way it renders the ThoughtWorks website. Take a look! wonder what the problem is? Sumeet Moghe, 2009.
IE7 catches up with Firefox
Clive on Learning
MARCH 23, 2006
First impressions are that it is extremely stable and offers at least a couple of major improvements (both current features of Firefox): Tabbed browsing: enables you to keep a number of web pages open concurrently in the same window. I've been using the Beta version of Internet Explorer 7 for a month now. In practice, this works very well, preventing the proliferation of browser windows and the consequently overcrowded taskbar. As a result, I have stopped using my stand-alone newsreader program and just use IE7. IE7 Beta can be downloaded now at: [link].
ID and E-Learning Links (7/17/2016)
JULY 17, 2016
Fix – Firefox compatibility & Smart Shape b… |Adobe Community. How to fix the bug with smart shape buttons in responsive Captivate projects (slides with smart shape buttons appear blank in Firefox). tags: firefox adobe captivate howto responsive. 60 Free Outline Icon Sets Perfect for Contemporary Designs – Design School. Free icon sets. Some of these are very specific (Christmas and New Years), but several large sets are included that would work for elearning. tags: icon graphics free. Nuts and Bolts: What’s the Reality? tags: training f2f e-learning.
TechSmith Partners with Firefox Flicks to Inspire Filmmakers Worldwide
JULY 15, 2013
There’s no doubt that mobile has impacted the way we all work and do business, so we were thrilled to hear from our friends at Firefox that their annual video competition, Firefox Flicks , centers this year on the theme, Get Mobilized. We’re really excited to partner with the Firefox Flicks team, and hope you’ll take a look. Get Mobilized! Submit a Flick!
Firefox Can make even GMail Better
JULY 14, 2008
Now you know, I love me some Firefox - especially Firefox 3. Hard for me to weigh in on the if FF3 is actually better at memory use since I usually keep so many tabs open but everything else about it is rocking. One of the main reasons I like FF over IE are the extensions. These are add-ons that will allow FF to do a number of new things that can really increase the capabilties of the browser. Currently my baseline set of add-ons includes: Del.icio.us : adds buttons to FF to allow you post items to your del.icio.us Hyperwords : Still getting used to this one.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Geez. 13 GBs per second on the Firefox 3 download.
JUNE 17, 2008
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Dont forget.10 AM PST and 1 PM EST - Firefox 3 Download going for Guiness World record! 13 GBs per second on the Firefox 3 download. June 17, 2008 in Web/Tech | Permalink Technorati Tags : firefox 3 TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Geez.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Firefox 3 not loved by Corp. IT, Not that it matters.
JUNE 19, 2008
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Fear the Coolness of my new Firefox bag! Main | "Understanding individual human mobility patterns" (nature article) » June 19, 2008 Firefox 3 not loved by Corp. So Firefox 3 Download day was a pretty big success. IT, Not that it matters. Doesnt Focus On Business IT." del.icio.us
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Geek Alert! Positively Giddy that Firefox 3 RC1
MAY 14, 2008
Positively Giddy that Firefox 3 RC1 So yeah, huge geek alert. "Release Candidate 1" for Firefox 3 is supposed to ship in late May. May 14, 2008 in Web/Tech | Permalink Technorati Tags : Firefox TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Geek Alert! Why should you care? Do you use a browser? There ya go then.
Geez. 13 GBs per second on the Firefox 3 download.
JUNE 17, 2008
This is the counter for Firefox 3 downloads as of 1655 EST. According to this story on CNET , the download rate at one point 14,000 copies per minute or 233 per second
Geek Alert! Positively Giddy that Firefox 3 RC1
MAY 14, 2008
Release Candidate 1" for Firefox 3 is supposed to ship in late May. So yeah, huge geek alert. That means that a release date for the final FF3 of June seems on track. Why should you care? Do you use a browser? There ya go then. Check out benchmarks here
HTML5 for Mobile Learning Development: The Top Four Reasons for Choosing HTML5 as an Authoring Tool
OCTOBER 4, 2016
When HTML5 first launched, it was supported only by the Firefox browser. With the growing popularity of the mobile enabled learning, the eLearning industry is also evolving to maintain its pace with the pertinent demands of the mobile learning development. This is bringing a huge change in the way we now prefer to learn and teach. Thus, more and more users can utilize the tool.
eLearning Development Is An Iterative Process
MARCH 24, 2010
Related posts: eLearning Development: Useful Firefox add-ons Why Use ActionScript 3.0 in Flash Based eLearning Development? Earlier this month, Tom Kuhlmann talked about 10 things to do before your eLearning course goes live. So, before launching your elearning course, it’s a good idea to have others review it. You want to discover any hidden issues before the big launch.”. This is true.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Firefox and Opera.You Are Both Pissing Me Off!!
DECEMBER 6, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « 2007 edublog awards are now open for voting.and Im torn | Main | The Kindle: Tom Crawford Executes a Perfect Double Rebuttal with a Twist » December 06, 2007 Firefox and Opera.You Are Both Pissing Me Off!! So I upgrade to Firefox 18.104.22.168 and all of a sudden, my fav browser is unstable; with 4 tabs open, I get a "Not Responding" error about every 5-10 minutes! That error happened while writing this post and I almost threw something! Fix these problems, BOTH OF YOU!! del.icio.us
Day 8 (yes, we're only counting weekdays even if I post on the weekend - that's just gravy) Aging tabs in Firefox
JULY 23, 2008
There is an extension available for Firefox (why not IE? This is awesome. because IE doesn't allow extensions - that's why its such a secure and innovative browser :-)) that will automatically fade/age the older tabs that you have open. Now you (and by you, I mean me) can tell at a glance what tabs you have failed to blog, tag in del.icio.us or otherwise store or trash. Wouldn't that be a powerful thing to do with all the course in our online course catalogs? As no one takes that course or its content fails to be updated or as people rank it badly.its little icon will just fade
eLearning is dead! Multi-screen learning is the next big thing.
JULY 19, 2015
have read similar stories about Firefox and other companies like Facebook. iA Single Experience across multiple screens, as illustrated in the image above, is the world we live in today! single experience across multiple screens is the holy grail of computing these days. believe it’s critical for us to embrace this way of thinking when Designing mobile learning for multiple screens.
Fear the Coolness of my new Firefox bag!
JUNE 18, 2008
eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #18
APRIL 2, 2010
New Firefox Add-ons for Learning – Links to a competition, with support from the MacArthur Foundation, sought to tap into the spirit of Mozilla’s open-source community to spark innovations in learning-oriented add-ons for the Firefox internet browser. Weekly Finds 3-D Tabletop Display eLearning Weekly Finds New Firefox Add-ons for Learning semantic web
eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #9
JANUARY 31, 2010
It contains essential basic principles and key information needed when creating services for mobile devices. 5. Firefox for Mobile – Fennec. Mozilla has been steadily creeping towards it goal of releasing the first Firefox browser for mobile phones. On Friday, Firefox 1.0 HipLogic. After placing the pen against an object, the user just presses the scan button.
Firefox 3 not loved by Corp. IT, Not that it matters.
JUNE 19, 2008
So Firefox 3 Download day was a pretty big success. This article was one of the many that came out in the wake of Download Day; " Firefox 3.0 Finally, I am REALLY interested in this line " Boeing and Fidelity Investments are among the companies that support or encourage Firefox use." Doesn't Focus On Business IT." " No doubt.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Help Firefox 3 Set a Guiness World Record!!
JUNE 12, 2008
» June 12, 2008 Help Firefox 3 Set a Guiness World Record!! June 12, 2008 in Web/Tech | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Help Firefox 3 Set a Guiness World Record!! Comments The comments to this entry are closed. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0
Quality Assurance: Fine-Tuning Your eLearning to Be Its Best Part 2
AUGUST 3, 2016
Test the most common browsers – There are four common browsers: Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox, mostly for Windows users, and Safari for Apple/Mac users. Chapter 2: Intermediate Quality Assurance Testing. In our first chapter, we discussed some of the basics of quality assurance (QA). Now, we will discuss some of the more involved tasks that are associated with making sure the project you and your team have spent months developing has as few flaws as possible. Intermediate Testing. There are others, but most developers tend to design their products for these four.
Help Firefox 3 Set a Guiness World Record!!
JUNE 12, 2008
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Firefox coming to Symbian, Windows Mobile and Linux
OCTOBER 31, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "A Vision of Students Today" from the Creators of "The Machine is Us/ing Us" | Main | Universal Widgets » October 31, 2007 Firefox coming to Symbian, Windows Mobile and Linux ( Link ) I bring this up since it seems to support my thinking that in the mobile arena, the browser will be the most important piece - we know how to develop for browsers and with RIAs (check out this list of Web apps for the iPhone for some great examples). Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us
Experiencing E-Learning » Daily Bookmarks 05/04/2008
MAY 4, 2008
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Dont forget.10 AM PST and 1 PM EST - Firefox 3 Download going for Guiness World record!
JUNE 17, 2008
13 GBs per second on the Firefox 3 download. » June 17, 2008 Dont forget.10 AM PST and 1 PM EST - Firefox 3 Download going for Guiness World record! June 17, 2008 | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Dont forget.10 AM PST and 1 PM EST - Firefox 3 Download going for Guiness World record! Main | Geez.
Don't forget.10 AM PST and 1 PM EST - Firefox 3 Download going for Guiness World record!
JUNE 17, 2008
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Prism for Firefox: Run Web Sites/Apps w/out a whole big browser getting in the way.
MARCH 11, 2008
» March 11, 2008 Prism for Firefox: Run Web Sites/Apps w/out a whole big browser getting in the way. Reason #1: Firefox 3 Beta 4 is 5x faster than IE7, 3x faster than FF2. This is advantageous for usersbecause it allows them to run those sites in a separate process fromtheir regular Firefox browser and interact with the content without anyunnecessary distractions.
Infographic: How Google has changed what it means to do research
FEBRUARY 9, 2014
2004: Mozilla Firefox web browser released (the 2nd most popular current browser after Internet Explorer). With almost 30 percent of the human population, or 2 billion people, using the internet; and 94 percent of US students equating research with using Google or other search engines, it comes as no surprise that 75 percent of students use Wikipedia and online encyclopedias for research.
Mobile Learning and Interactivity
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
AUGUST 25, 2011
Firefox doesn’t support H.264 format, while Safari will only support that, and Google introduced the new WebM standard but supports both WebM and H.264 formats. Does mobile learning need interactivity? Even more so, says Janhavi Padture, one of the invited speakers at Washington Interactive Technologies Conference, hosted by SALT (Society of Applied Learning Technologies). talked to her to get her take on the subject. Mobile content is short-duration, small-screen. Why bother making it interactive? JP: There is inherently a greater chance of distraction since the learner is on the move.
Adobe RoboHelp: Favicons
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 5, 2013
In the image below, you can see the title of a generated layout (Technical Communications) as it appears in a Firefox tab. by Kevin Siegel. During my online RoboHelp classes , students frequently ask for ways to brand a generated WebHelp layout. There are multiple ways to add a corporate identity to a layout including customizing a WebHelp skin and adding a copyright notice within the footer of a master page. While working with skins and master pages is easy enough, one of the fastest ways to brand WebHelp is also the easiest: add a Favicon. Generate the layout and view the results.
Adobe Captivate 5: Display Resolution and Snap to. Watch 'em Both
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
APRIL 25, 2011
Consider the following Web browser statistics (compiled by w3schools.com): Mozilla FireFox is the most popular web browser at 43.5%. by Kevin Siegel. received an email from a fellow Captivate developer who was distressed. He had captured several software simulations using Captivate's Application option. He had a huge monitor and had maximized the application he was capturing. And