Announcing Screencasting in Snagit for Google Chrome
MARCH 11, 2014
Screencasting in Google Chrome is here! Screen recording, the most highly anticipated feature in Snagit for Google Chrome , is finally here! At this time, we’re considering the screencasting feature in Snagit for Google Chrome to be in beta. That’s where Snagit for Google Chrome’s tight integration with Google Drive comes in handy. Watch it on YouTube. It’s free!
5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News
WalkMe Training Station
DECEMBER 12, 2016
Inspired by a Google News search for “training” (that came up with absolutely zero results in the first several pages related to employee software adoption) in this article, I zoom out and take a look at what is happening in the news and what we can learn from the many aspects of training in other industries. 1. Train for Every Scenario. New Initiatives Create Controversy.
The 70:20:10 L&D Model for Developing a High-Performing Workforce
SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
” ~ Eric Schmidt (Ex-CEO, Google Inc.). Some of the most successful products from Google such as Google News, Google Earth, and Google Local were employee-initiated projects unrelated to its core business! “Too many teachers see education as preparing kids for the past, not the future.” ” ~ Marc Prensky. INTRODUCTION. Eichinge
TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™ Beta Available Now!
NOVEMBER 7, 2013
*Video from the Live Google+ Hangout on Air will be posted here later today. We are excited for the upcoming release of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™! Join Join us today for our Live Google+ Hangout on Air at 4:00 pm EST. Talk with Troy Stein — Education Solutions Specialist, Kelly Rush — Product Marketing Manager, and Brian Bennett — Customer Solutions Engineer.
TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome – Keep Scrollin’
JULY 29, 2014
Sometimes when using the Google Chrome browser, there are certain pages that won’t allow us to open the control panel when you click the extension. Finally, a feature that many of you won’t actually see, but something that we think will help users that are new both to Snagit for Google Chrome, and to the world of Google Apps in general. Region Select Confirmation.
Going native! eFrontPro for Android lands on Google Play Store
JANUARY 19, 2017
Well, that and a great app, which has officially been released and is now available on Google play for free ! eFrontPro for Android lands on Google Play Store appeared first on eFront Blog. Product News Android App mLearning Mobile App Mobile LearningThe eFrontPro origin mythology is a deep and interesting one. We’d love to tell that, but alas, we have newer tales to weave.
Coming Soon to a Chrome Browser Near You… (Hint: It Involves Snagit for Google Chrome)
FEBRUARY 20, 2014
TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome: 3, 2, 1, ACTION! The Snagit for Google Chrome team has been working hard to capture the next frontier in the Chrome OS and browser. Until then… The Snagit for Google Chrome Team. Not a Snagit for Google Chrome user yet? News & Events Google Hangout snagit for chrome techsmith snagit for chrome It’s free!
APRIL 6, 2016
I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard. I’ve been tinkering with it and, in the spirit of Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week , I’ve decided to share with you what I’ve learned so far. I’ll also share my problems – and there are plenty of them – so if you can solve any for me I’d be grateful! The ROI for Google Cardboard is through the roof.
Behavior-centered Design at Google: A Case Study by News Editor
Learning Solutions Magazine
NOVEMBER 13, 2011
At Google, supplier management is a critical role fulfilled by thousands of employees as a collateral job along with their regular duties. Here’s a look at the innovative way in which Google is providing the professional development needed to build the skills of supplier managers. Their performance in this role is critical to minimizing value leakage.
#TK11 Keynote: Google’s Karen Wickre and Ann Farmer
FEBRUARY 3, 2011
These are my live blogged notes from Thursday’s keynote at ASTD TK11 with Karen Wickre (Global Communications Team) and Ann Farmer from Google. Social Media @ Google Part 1: How Google manages external communicates to make news and info about google findable to the outside world Part 2: Internal communication and discovery Part 1: How Google communicates publicly: Don’t do traditional press releases 150+blogs!, Writing by individuals not execs. Corporate Comms oversees the internal process for blogs, etc. snappy or straightforward?, astd tk11
Top 3 E-Learning Programs To Become A Power Searcher
AUGUST 20, 2013
Here are a few interesting facts (adapted from various research reports) related to the amount of time that we spend searching for information on the World Wide Web (WWW): Google is the most visited web site in the world. 43.78% of Internet users visit Google daily. Any particular visitor visits Google 13.5 times in a given day; he/she stays on Google for 12:02 minutes.
How To Dethrone Google, and Who Will Likely Do It (Hint: Not Facebook)
Coffee and Design
MAY 29, 2014
As Google already is, they must fight to maintain the value that they have built for their market. Google understands that to be successful in the tech world they must maintain value but also add value. Originally posted by Derek Brown on LinkedIn How To Dethrone Google, and Who Will Likely Do It (Hint: Not Facebook). Someone will dethrone Google, not just compete with them.
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
I’m late to the party, but finally I’ve gotten my hands onto Google Cardboard. I’ve been tinkering with it and, in the spirit of Virtual Reality Working Out Loud Week , I’ve decided to share with you what I’ve learned so far. I’ll also share my problems – and there are plenty of them – so if you can solve any for me I’d be grateful!
DevCorner: A TechSmithie’s View of Google I/O 2014
JULY 9, 2014
Like previous Google I/O events, the 7th Annual took place at Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA, June 25-26, 2014. With the big focus on wearables, Google also spoke a lot about unifying your experience across devices, including your car and TV. A big part of Google’s effort for this was the announcement of material design, Android Auto, and Android TV. What’s New? Plenty!
Snagit for Google Chrome Update – text formatting, annotation changes, and bug fixes
FEBRUARY 4, 2014
Since we launched Snagit for Google Chrome™ back in November, the team hasn’t slowed down, even through this treacherous Michigan winter we’ve had. Fixed an issue where the message indicating a user didn’t have the extension installed failed to display (you need both the app and the extension installed for Snagit for Google Chrome to work!). It’s free!
Snagit for Google Chrome Update and Alternate Capture Mode
DECEMBER 10, 2013
It’s been a couple weeks since we launched Snagit for Google Chrome™ and frankly it makes me a little teary-eyed to see it growing up so fast. The post Snagit for Google Chrome Update and Alternate Capture Mode appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. For Educators news news and events Snagit snagit for chrome Update Development Update. Div Capture.
Latest E-Learning News and Notes
NOVEMBER 10, 2014
For those relatively new to the blog, every quarter I post the latest news and notes in the world of e-learning. Google Hangouts, you hit drops all the time, same with Skype. Well late fall is in the air, unless you are in the southern hemisphere which in that case, spring is in the air. Where Will we be by 2020. If you plan on attending my latest London session will covers the future of e-learning in 2020 (and where I can say hi to you), here is some E-Learning 20-20 Stay ahead of the Game ! Nothing ever comes out well when such a gap is appearing and continues. Bring the Noise.
Google Doodle contest: Hurdle your way to a TechSmith Spork
AUGUST 7, 2012
Have you already seen today’s awesomely addictive Google Doodle ? Well let’s just say if you weren’t the greatest hurdler in high school … Google is giving you the chance to redeem yourself. Or post on our Google+ page. The post Google Doodle contest: Hurdle your way to a TechSmith Spork appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. The prize? Hurdle on!
Good News: Spending on Training Increasing
JANUARY 24, 2013
Obviously, this is great news for learning and development (L&D) professionals. You can follow him on Twitter or on Google+. In a recent Bersin by Deloitte study , spending on learning and development rose by 12% in 2012. In another study, 90% of CEOS said they plan to maintain or increase training budgets in 2013. So as it turns out, content might not be king. Speed. learnin
What’s on the TechSmith roadmap? We’ll tell you.
APRIL 21, 2014
News & Events camtasia Camtasia for Mac Camtasia Relay Camtasia Studio Events Live news and events Snagit snagit for chrome snagit for google chrome Snagit on Mac Snagit on Windows webinar If you’ve been following TechSmith for awhile, you may have noticed that the past year has brought a lot of changes. TechSmith is focused on helping you work wherever you are.
My never ending curiosity might be filled with Google Glasses
APRIL 8, 2012
often ask when I see something like a bill board, people, news or even just a thought and then I find myself asking a question, "I wonder?"I haven't tried the Google Glasses, but this video seem to show the possibilities. Technology, e.g. Google Glasses and even simple texting, has now become part of us. I found this video from a post by Gina Trapani. Web 2.0
Chrome-Plated Snagit – Coming this November!
OCTOBER 15, 2013
Lately we’ve been hearing from more and more folks about how they’re using Chromebooks, especially from classroom teachers, where there has been a rapidly growing movement towards using Google Apps for Education. We’ll also be heading out to a few Google Apps for Education conferences in early November, including: Google in Education Kamloops Summit , Kamloops, BC, October 26, 2013.
Learning Myths: Debunked
AUGUST 20, 2015
quick Google search will bring up millions of hits. Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. Perhaps the most pervasive myth about education is the ubiquitous “learning styles” myth. Many of those hits are, tellingly, for websites trying to sell you their “learning styles” program. Daniel Willingham Learning Styles FAQ. Tweet This!
Capture Learner Data with Google Spreadsheets
JUNE 24, 2012
Monthly eLearning News. -->. Capture Learner Data with Google Spreadsheets. In the session, Lectora®, Meet Google , presented at the 2012 Lectora User Conference, Becky Goldberg shared valuable tips for capturing learner behavior without LMS integration. Why use Google Spreadsheets to collect data? Not only are Google Spreadsheets easy to navigate, they have many benefits: Access to Google Docs (now Google Drive) – for sharable document management. Service is free with a Google account. Log in to Google Docs: Click the “Create” button.
Social Learning Online: It’s Possible
OCTOBER 26, 2016
Today’s learning management systems are built with social features that allow people to work in groups, facilitate discussions, and even integrate with social media sites like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google. A major complaint among those who prefer Instructor led training (ILT) to eLearning is that eLearning is not social. Social Learning in an LMS. Yes, but what about that Hawthorne effect?
This Week On #TalkTech: Game Based Learning, Human Computer Interaction and Google’s Authoring Tool
NOVEMBER 8, 2012
We’re never at a loss for new tech news, apps, and interesting blogs to explore in our weekly chats. Topic 3: How can Google’s new open source authoring tool benefit corporate learning? Google now offers a free authoring tool for creating online courses. Google Launched an Open Source Authoring Tool. #TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats. We publish all the topics a few hours before the chat so you can show up at 3 pm EST / 12 pm PST on Thursdays ready to discuss. Karl Kapp's book is full of great information on gamification. Think again.
Google+ … Room for another social network?
JULY 22, 2011
Google is renowned for its innovative and forward thinking. However, skeptics around the world question the potential of Google+ with the failure of Google Wave and competition from Facebook. More specifically, the ability to differentiate circles of users makes Google+ a relevant tool that can be leveraged in the workplace. Chrome, Gmail, GTalk, Google documents).
Google Chrome for iOS’ Killer App: A Singular Browsing Experience
JULY 5, 2012
From all the amazing news Google shared at this year’s I|O conference, to me the biggest one was the availability of the Google Chrome browser for iPad and iPhone. still immediately made it my mobile web browser of choice. To me, the real killer app is that it allows me to have a singular browsing experience across most of my connected desktop PCs and mobile devices.
L&D leaders join Hangout to debate elearning trends and challenges
JANUARY 6, 2016
Taylor, Chairman of the Learning & Skills Group and the Learning & Performance Institute , Laura Overton, Managing Director of Towards Maturity and John Curran, Chairman of the Elearning Network (eLN) will be taking part in a Google Hangout on Thursday, January 21 from 12.30-13.30pm (GMT). The Hangout is available live on Sponge UK’s Google Plus platform or via YouTube.
Gmail Tabs from Google: What You Need to Know!
AUGUST 13, 2013
Google has recently made a change to your Gmail inbox that sorts messages into tabs: Primary, Social, Promotions, Updates and Forums. Based on Google’s criteria, this means any emails sent to you by companies like TechSmith will automatically be placed under the Promotions tab, unless you make some adjustments. The post Gmail Tabs from Google: What You Need to Know!
RIP Google Reader – How to Move Your Subscriptions to a Google Reader Alternative
JULY 1, 2013
If you’re reading this on Google Reader , you won’t be…as of Tuesday. As you’ve no doubt heard, Google is pulling the plug on their feed reader today (July 1), so now is the time to change your blog subscriptions over to a different service. Lots of TechSmithies (along with a few million others ) have moved over to Feedly …which offers 1-click migration from Google Reader.
A circular argument
JULY 18, 2011
Much has been said of the “circles feature in Google+ , and rightly so. It’s Google’s trump card against the likes of Facebook and Twitter. Indeed, Facebook has a “friends list feature which allows you to filter your incoming news feed. You’d think it would allow you to filter your outgoing news feed too. It makes sense. Bye bye birdie?
How to Create Engaging Video-based eLearning
MAY 8, 2014
Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. Visuals are processed 60,000 times faster in the brain than text. If that doesn’t make your jaw drop, then think about the fact that viewers spend twice as much time engaging with video content over text only. Video is great because it appeals to many types of learners. Need we say more? 2) Clear learning objectives. Tweet This!
McDonald’s Selects Inkling to Deliver Critical Operating Procedures to More Than 750,000 Workers
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
User- and store-level analytics: Inkling now integrates with off-the-shelf business intelligence (BI) tools like Google Data Studio and Tableau to provide user-by-user and, in the case of retail and restaurants, store-by-store data to drive business performance insights. . Inkling NewsInkling releases major platform enhancements to support mobile devices in retail and restaurant environments. SAN FRANCISCO, CA, September 27, 2016 — Inkling today announced that McDonald’s has deployed its mobile platform to standardize and streamline restaurant operations across the US and Canada.