Recording Skype and Google Hangout Video Calls
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
With technology like Skype and Google Hangouts though, I don’t have to. Capturing Skype, Google Hangout, or any digital video communication can be a useful way to interview and capture the knowledge of subject matter experts. First, recording video and running programs like Google Hangouts and Skype need lots of computer processing power. Before you Record: Machine Preparation.
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.
What Every Teacher Needs to Know About Google in the Classroom
DECEMBER 18, 2014
Google just might change the way you teach—in a good way. After making a full Google Docs integration this year in my history classroom, I will never go back,” wrote Nate Green, an educator and blogger with edSocialMedia.com. Here’s what you need to know about using Google in the classroom. Students can see homework in the stream and create and edit it within Google docs. These are just a few of the most valuable features every teacher needs to know about Google Classroom. If Google Classroom seems overwhelming, don’t worry. Google Earth.
HangChat: Google Hangout on Air During a Twitter Chat
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
Besides the large number of tweets streaming by, you end up with spammers spamming the hashtag and other unnecessary noise. In the early days, with fewer participants it was easier to engage in quick multi-tweet conversations to dig deeper, or gain clarity, around someone''s point being made. In my experience lately the. Twitter chats have become very popular. But popularity comes at a price. lrnchat social media twitter twitterchat
The Performance Management Storm: Four Macro-Trends Driving the Change
Operations at Google, sums it up best: “Performance. ongoing stream of small ones. stream of data In part 2 of this guide, we explore this roadmap. 1Why Your Company Will Need to. Rethink Performance Management eGuide Part 1: The Argument. for Change 2 3About this Guide Organizations are increasingly. moving from traditional performance. management systems (organized as. We’ve.
6 Steps to Printing Money at Your Association with eLearning
SEPTEMBER 12, 2013
And how can associations generate a new, profitable revenue stream AND create higher member engagement? Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. It’s no secret that associations want higher member retention, increased non-dues revenue, and a unique value-add members can’t get anywhere else. Rafflecopter giveaway. Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Send via Email.
Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs
AUGUST 23, 2016
Like the “pinch” in an hourglass, compression helps devices and the internet keep up with a big stream of data. Or cut out the middle man and skip having to determine an output all together by sending your video directly to a cloud platform like Google Drive or YouTube. Tips & How To's codec container file MOV mp4 quicktime resolution streaming types VideoPreset outputs.
Learning And Social Networks
JULY 12, 2011
Google Plus is making waves among technology savvy social networkers. Like so many other Google products, this one is in beta and is gradually opening up to more users. One unique aspect separates Plus from other Google services. It was great to see how Google’s engineers solicited feedback, which they got almost instantaneously and were able to act on it quickly.
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).
Our Take on Google+
AUGUST 5, 2011
Are you using Google+ yet? It’s launching to the general public soon and after a few weeks of using Google+, Diane Elkins and Judy Unrein got together to share impressions. If I were to start over, I could see using Google+ over Facebook or Twitter. Even if Google+ does have its advantages, it is only useful if the people you want to connect with are there. JU: And soon Google+ will open up publicly, so a lot more people will be there. Everyone who uses Gmail, YouTube, Google Docs, or any of their other services already has a Google account.
What’s on the TechSmith roadmap? We’ll tell you.
APRIL 21, 2014
What: Online, streaming event with live Q&A. What if I can’t tune in to the live stream? 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 TechSmith is focused on helping you work wherever you are. Even when you work here!).
JANUARY 11, 2009
An activity stream is a mash-up of an individual’s or organization’s feeds. As people use various different web sites to blog, update their status, post their location, or photos, sites and tools have emerged to aggregate these various actions into a continuous eclectic stream of activities. Activity streams are going to be wildly important for social learning.
My professional use of social media and communication tools
Challenge to Learn
NOVEMBER 8, 2012
My most valuable tool is probably Flipboard combined with Google reader. When I find a blog I want to read more often I will subscribe to it with Google reader. Selecting the interesting ones and reading is something that I don’t like in Google reader at all, I use Flipboard for that purpose. Maybe I use too many of them. Blogs, writing and reading. think it works great.
Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?
JANUARY 10, 2017
Electronic Performance Support Systems (Interesting fact: Google was founded in September 1998.). Interactive video laser disks were quickly replaced first by VHS and Beta videotape and now by videos that can be shot and edited via a smartphone and streamed via the web. At the start of a new year – or the end of an old one – we love to read about trends. Interactive video laser disks.
Role of Video Conferencing in Education
DECEMBER 2, 2013
It should come as no surprise then that the use of live-streaming video is gaining popularity within online learning settings in education. In August of this year, a video conferencing in education survey was administered using Google Consumer Surveys. But Why Live-Stream? Live streaming makes learning events more accessible, both physically and financially.
One Step Behind
AUGUST 19, 2011
Streaming to your Television. If there was ever a technology that is emerging and continues to do is – its streaming. I’m not talking about viewing online streaming video, I am talking about actually viewing video or whatever on your television. Take a look at the tabletop boxes that exist today in the space of streaming from the net to your television, and you shouldn’t be surprised on the players (no pun attended) that see this as the next big thing. Google. Use this powerhouse and stream it to a television or mobile device. Apple.
Top Learning and Development Trends in 2017
Your Training Edge
JANUARY 16, 2017
Use Live Stream micro-videos to catch users’ attention. Google’s Primer is the best example of training through micro-learning that is being used efficiently on a large scale. Today, the world is changing at a faster pace than ever before. Learning and development strategies of companies must change with time to address the emerging challenges. Mobile Learning. Social Learning.
My Experience Starting Out with Google+
SEPTEMBER 1, 2011
I got my Google+ invite back in July (Thanks Derek) but it's been quite a busy summer so I put off getting to know Google+ until now. Being the big Google/Android fan I am, this is long overdue. You can get to Google+ by going to [link]. For example, Google+ has a "+1" option which is the same as a Facebook "Like". Stream. Google+ has your typical chat.
Join our Google Hangout: TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome… and Beyond!
OCTOBER 30, 2013
In case you missed the news, we are developing TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome. Please join us for a live Google Hangout on Air on Thursday, November 7 at 4:00pm EST to hear about where TechSmith is headed and get a sneak peek at the beta version of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome. The post Join our Google Hangout: TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome… and Beyond!
Introducing Knowledge Direct NOW
OCTOBER 22, 2015
The International Society of Appraisers transformed a classroom course into an online course creating a valuable new revenue stream. Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. Is your membership growing or declining? Did you know that the #2 reason people join associations is for education? Not Included in Knowledge Direct NOW : Customizations or Integrations*.
This Isn’t Your Father’s eLearning…
JUNE 15, 2016
He uses email and Google. He streams the New York Opera over the web. My 74-year-old father got his first cell phone about a month ago. Chances are he will still refuse to join Facebook. And I doubt he’ll use the phone to call me unless it’s an emergency. But I’m still glad he has one. Don’t get me wrong; he’s not a complete Luddite. He has a laptop.
EdTech’s Impact On Higher Education
OCTOBER 14, 2015
When most people think of edtech, images of mobile apps and Google tools come to mind. Video streaming platforms (YouTube) in education is pretty common nowadays. It probably goes without saying that education has been significantly impacted by the surge in educational technology (or edtech). The reason edtech has surged in popularity is multifaceted. ed tech
5 Reasons to Implement E-Learning
JANUARY 11, 2013
Spend a moment searching “Staff Retention” in Google, and you will see learning and development, mentoring, coaching and development planning as proven methods to engage, motivate and retain staff. Revenue stream. Some training companies and not-for-profit organisations look to develop e-learning as a revenue stream. Build staff productivity. Learning options -.
2016 Trends in L+D and how to make the most of them
Spark Your Interest
DECEMBER 21, 2015
In L+D this means: blab , periscope , narrative , go pro , google jump , and other ways to either record or stream media. In the consumer world, streaming is mainstream, but for L+D, we are not really there yet, except Learning Now TV and some other industry programs or individuals who are doing it. Here’s my list of what I think might influence E-Learning in 2016.
A Brief Historical Look at Corporate Training
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
Google, wikipedia, social media, and online communities, became the new standard in which the training/learning industry desperately wanted to emulate. It was a time of hipsters, Electronic Dance Music , Gangnam Style, eSports, mobile gaming, Mad Men and Game of Thrones, Tablet computing and streaming media , micro-learning and everything gamified. Corporate Training in the 1970 ’s.
Wearable Computing Technology In Learning
APRIL 23, 2013
‘Real Sharing’ – (life streaming becomes real, searchable, sharable streams of data BIG data becomes real). Related Posts: Google’s Glass Project – Wearable Augmented… The Future Of Mobile Learning Embedded Ubiquitous Learning The Genericization Of Content IBM Watson And The Future Of Learning. Rauch). The Provision of context. Wearable Tech.
From Courses to Micro-Learning
MARCH 5, 2014
Click on the image to see an enlarged version Jane Hart has written a series of blog posts on Learning Flow which she describes as a “… continuous steady stream of social micro-learning activities – accessible from the web and mobile devices”. Workers used to Googling to solve their queries and problems are likely to bring that same paradigm to learning. The future reflected the past.
Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond
MARCH 30, 2015
Be it for monitoring health, finding directions on the Google Glass or connecting with people with over Apple Watch or Android Wear, there is a lot of activity in the wearable technology segment. Such devices can again, can be used for context sensitive content rendering, such as live streaming of a surgery procedure on the Google Glass.As The shift from Flash to HTML5.
What is an LMS?
JULY 7, 2015
Sometimes it seems like your working life is just an endless stream of acronyms that at some point you have to commit to memory. What is an LMS. An LMS is a Learning Management System: Learning as the end result is to deliver training courses, either in a corporate or educational context. And finally System because, well, it’s a system. Another acronym. The language of the LMS.
Anticipating Risk in Online Learning
MAY 21, 2015
You can achieve success with eLearning creating a stream of non-dues revenue. Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. So, you’ve decided to embrace online learning at your association. You know what a source of non-dues revenue this can be, and you know how popular eLearning has become in the association space. Have you anticipated the risk in online learning?
SCORM and xAPI LMS in a Learning Culture
The Peformance Improvement
DECEMBER 10, 2015
Steve Foreman, in an article for Learning Solutions Magazine , describes XAPI this way: The xAPI operates based on activity streams, a model that uses software to track things people do. The idea of tracking activity streams emerged from social networking and is used by sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus. These are behaviors of a learning culture.
25 eLearning tools you need to have
MAY 12, 2016
Tool: Google Drive. What it does: Google Drive is our favorite form of cloud storage at LearnUpon. With teams working in diverse locations across the world, Google Drive provides a safe and central location where all team members can access the files they need at any time. What it does: Momentum is a to do list extension that can be used with the Google Chrome browser.
What Makes Social Learning so Interesting?
AUGUST 17, 2016
One of the most intriguing value offerings of Social Media in direct relation to social learning is that there is an endless stream of content being updated live, clicks away from the learner. If you Google it, an answer shall appear. . What Makes Social Learning so Interesting? Comprehensive Examination of Social Media in Our Learning Programs. appeared first on Gyrus.
Twelve Ways to Add Value to Open Source LMS Systems
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
This can be done using Google Gears to some extent, or with the Harbinger Offline Player all the way up to SCORM compatible tracking. 6. Video streaming Moodle does not stream video effectively. For better streaming experience third party integration with services like YouTube, Kaltura and so on. I've been too wrapped up thinking about interactivity to pay attention to the pains learning managers must go through for making their Moodle implementations effective. User Management User management is the starting point in making Moodle successful.
Designing Mobile Learning Solutions
JULY 14, 2016
Why not build video content to be distributed through Vimeo, instead of hosting and managing your streaming service? Design mLearning to enable linking to existing Podcasts, or using texting or messaging services (Twitter, WhatsApp) and video calling apps (Skype, Google Hangouts, Apple Facetime) to disseminate your mobile content better. Best Practices.
Long Live Your Education Sessions: How To Repurpose, Repackage and Reuse your Training Materials
SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
These new learning styles are incredible opportunities for your association to create new income streams. They are hosting conferences with no video camera in the room capturing what could be an incredible income stream for their association. This has lead to an annual income stream of over $100,000 in just seven years. Share this on Google+. Yes overheads. Tweet This!