Notes from the ACLU Privacy & Technology conference
The Learning Dispatch
OCTOBER 15, 2015
Heather Poggi-Mannis , MicroAssist’s security training product manager, attended the ACLU Privacy and Technology conference at the AT&T Conference Center at the University of Texas Austin. The purpose of the conference was to start conversations about privacy, how technology can be used to violate it and what is being done to protect privacy rights. read more
Privacy: Online and in the Workplace
JUNE 7, 2013
The extraordinary expansion of technology in the last decade has fundamentally changed the way individuals, businesses and governments define privacy rights - and most of us are struggling to keep up. Right Content Revolution
This Week on #TalkTech: Going All Digital, Privacy Issues, and Automatic Content Recognition
NOVEMBER 21, 2013
Will technology make privacy a thing of the past? He suggests that “privacy may actually be an anomaly.” Well the concept isn’t new, but the expectations are—the idea that privacy is a right. Google’s chief internet evangelist says ‘privacy may actually be an anomaly’ . #TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats. Will we ever go all digital?
The EDEN Interviews: Yves Punie
Learning with e's
DECEMBER 18, 2016
collaboration competencies content creation Digital education learning literacies privacy problem solving safety skills Technology work Yves PunieIt was a distinct pleasure to sit down in conversation with Yves Punie at the 25th EDEN Conference in Budapest in June. Unported License. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.
Keeping the Learning Going
B Online Learning
FEBRUARY 16, 2015
Recently, I was talking to some friends of mine who work in learning and development and they were telling me that it’s coming up to that time of the year when everyone needs to retake their mandatory eLearning courses on privacy and bullying & harassment. They were saying that during the year there’s not too […].
Learning Analytics: A great boost for creating Learner Centric eLearning
FEBRUARY 11, 2016
Managing data privacy, security and associated cost is also a challenge. I am sure you already know about ‘analytics’. This term has been creating a lot of buzz for the past few years. It’s the process of collecting data, discovering meaningful patterns from it and transforming it into fact-based insights. Then does it have any relevance to eLearning? Well, yes. Is it useful? Yes it is.
How to fix our senseless compliance training
OCTOBER 3, 2016
This does not make any sense, because the laws governing privacy, anti money laundering, OH&S, and all the other topics, are the same for both banks! All big organisations have a Learning Management System. It’s used to track and record the training that the employees do. In practice, it tends to be used to administer compliance training, though it can be much broader than that.
Adobe Captivate: Mac Cures
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
APRIL 13, 2016
Click Security & Privacy. Select the Privacy category and, from the Allow the apps below to control your computer area , select Adobe Captivate.app. Fortunately, both problems are easily fixed. First, quit Captivate and then open your Mac's System Preferences ( Apple > System Preferences ). Adobe Captivate
Is harboring eLearning data safe again?
MAY 24, 2016
After a recent ruling declared the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles invalid, many LearnUpon customers asked: what now for EU-US personal data transfer? Safer harbors: Privacy Shield. Privacy Shield , which has yet to be ratified, looks set to be that replacement. Privacy Shield should be much less ambiguous than Safe Harbor. Privacy Shield won’t change that much, either.
Less Trainers; More Community Managers and Curators
MARCH 5, 2013
When privacy IS a concern, there are tools for that as well – enabling companies to keep content behind their own walls. This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities. The white paper describes today’s learning landscape… then predicts 7 trends for the next 12 – 18 months. Web tools such as Paper.li
Just for me learning
Learning with e's
NOVEMBER 7, 2016
Clearly there are security and privacy issues to be addressed, but another trend is that learning is now becoming more untethered and we are witnessing a decline in the use of training rooms. I took part in a very interesting panel discussion with several other keynote speakers during the Adult Learning Symposium last week, in Singapore. Unported License.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "World Privacy Forums Top Ten Opt Outs"
OCTOBER 31, 2007
» October 31, 2007 "World Privacy Forums Top Ten Opt Outs" Click here for info on opting out of everything from telemarketer calls to junk mail. October 31, 2007 in Errata | Permalink TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference "World Privacy Forums Top Ten Opt Outs" : Comments The comments to this entry are closed. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "US House approves extension to Net tax ban" (Washington Post) | Main | Hey Designers! del.icio.us books futures Web 2.0
AUGUST 8, 2016
From public nuisances to privacy concerns , the game has also fuelled discourtesy , disrespect , and self harm. When I was a teenager I was addicted to video games. Not stay-awake-for-three-days-and-die-of-starvation kind of addicted, but I would spend every conceivable moment playing. There was always somewhere else to reach, something fascinating to find, another stratagem to try. So what?
Saturday is the Best Day to Build Your LinkedIn Profile!
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MAY 1, 2015
You will discover best practices for creating an online presence, learn about privacy and other settings, get tips on networking and protecting your online reputation, and more. What are you doing Saturday? Are you going to build something? A storage shed perhaps? A deck? Face it, there's no way you'll finish either of those projects tomorrow. If you want to build something that matters, and get it done in a day, why not focus on your LinkedIn Profile? During this class, you will learn to use the most powerful features of LinkedIn to get your profile noticed.
New Tools Bring Emotion and Feedback to Online Learning by Donna Wells
Learning Solutions Magazine
OCTOBER 20, 2013
designers, what are the benefits for learners, and what are the privacy concerns? Recent news about facial recognition and tracking technology, and its potential use in adaptive eLearning, has intrigued some people and alarmed others. What exactly does this technology offer instructional. This capability will begin. showing up soon in authoring tools.
Making Spectacles of ourselves
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 24, 2016
As with any other wearable technology that captures and shares images and video, there are issues around privacy and misuse. The popular social media company Snapchat (soon to be renamed simply 'Snap') has released news of a product which might just revolutionise the wearable technology industry. Remember Google Glass ? It was never brought to market. It was unbelievable.' Unported License.
Mobile Learning: 3 Security Threats & 7 Ways to Beat Them
JUNE 15, 2016
However, security and privacy issues in mobile learning may play spoil sport. Malware/viruses, system and data security, users’ privacy, Copyright and Intellectual Property Right (IPR) issues pose challenges in the path of mobile learning. Users’ Privacy. Anywhere, anytime, on-the-go learning has become a reality due to mobile learning. Three Threats. Third Party Apps.
Standard Options Apply
SEPTEMBER 2, 2014
Some in the LTSC are very familiar with the European Union’s policies on privacy, security, data ownership and the rights of individuals in digital spaces. Anyone who’s built an LRS themselves loathes the complexity of the work that will be involved in figuring out the privacy, security, data ownership, transport and exchange mechanisms that we’ve put off because they were too complex… but if we want real international adoption of xAPI, this will need to be addressed for the European Union. This is a long read. There’s nuance that’s not easily summarized.
Feeding Your Learning Ecosystem
DECEMBER 5, 2012
You also have security, privacy and policy considerations. There are more options than ever before for people to engage in learning. The Internet is rich with content and networks where you can tap into specialized knowledge and content. As a leader in learning and development, you too have more options than ever before for developing and delivering training. e-Learning Learning Ecosystem
How Big Data Will Shake Up eLearning
MARCH 19, 2015
For one thing, the increasing usage of personal data goes hand in hand with raised concerns about the privacy and security of individuals. Data privacy regulations vary from country to country and the level of worry about privacy issues varies accordingly. There’s a lot of talk about big data and how it helps businesses become more responsive to customers’ fast-changing needs.
Oculus Rift Is Going To Be Awesome for Enterprise Training
APRIL 6, 2015
Have them practice with interactive software that gets them up to speed, at their own pace and in privacy, before subjecting them to a final test. Expectations have been running high for consumerized virtual reality since Facebook purchased Oculus VR, the most futuristic-sounding company in the world, in March 2014. It could be a self-guided tour. The possibilities are limitless.
What do the 24 #C2Xmas resources tell us about how to design modern content and learning experiences?
DECEMBER 28, 2016
Learn to dance online – watch and try things out – in the privacy of your own home if you like! In my Countdown to Xmas, I offered a series of 24 daily posts in the form of a different learning resource. So what do these 24 resources tell us about how to design content and learning experiences for the modern workplace? Here they are in one list – with my thoughts about what each one tells us about content and learning experience design. The Blood Typing Game – an interactive simulation might be just the ticket. Learn to Draw – you need time to practice.
What You Need to Know About Software Training
FEBRUARY 8, 2017
That can be a privacy concern. It’s no surprise that software training is often delivered as eLearning. Technology changes constantly and providing computer program or mobile app training on the device it’ll be used on just makes sense. But software training and its associated screen caps also present some unique challenges and considerations, as well as opportunities. Challenges.
An Introduction to Population Health: Part 1
SEPTEMBER 13, 2016
The obvious issue will be working with HIPAA and patient privacy. Population health has been defined as “the health outcomes of a group of individuals, including the distribution of such outcomes within the group” according to Improving Population Health. However, the definition is still abstract and has not reached its full potential. For example, let’s use the population of diabetes.
The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning
Your Training Edge
AUGUST 29, 2016
Security issues related to connectivity, privacy and ethics are there, yet it is a good sign that percentage of organizations that consider security as the biggest barrier to adopt mobile learning is decreasing  , because of the implementation of cloud based secured servers and other cyber security technologies. Mobile learning is something I witnessed so widespread in this regard.
Slack Vs. Hipchat: Which Works Best for Informal Learning?
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015
When working in an industry with strict privacy standards (think medical or financial) it’s not appropriate to share via an open communication tool. Still, corporate social media networks on secure servers are a possibility–with the proper privacy considerations, of course. Full disclosure: At eLearning Mind, we love Slack. When compared side-by-side, both have their pros and cons.
Learning with e's
MARCH 7, 2015
We also tackled the thorny issue of privacy in the digital age. I''ve been doing a lot of interviews recently, live at conferences, by text, and on video and audio. Interviews are great ways to get ideas across, and the more informal they are the better. I recently had the pleasure to be interviewed by Bonnie Stachowiack for the Teaching in Higher Ed podcast series. It was wide ranging.
Gamification In Learning
NOVEMBER 14, 2012
They are less concerned about privacy, share openly, and are mostly mobile. There has been so much buzz around gamification recently that it can be difficult to separate the hype from the reality. With clients asking the first questions about In this post I’m attempting to draw some lines around gamification in learning. This sort of mechanic can also be used in learning strategy as well.
Wearable Technology: Does Google Glass still has the potential to transform Learning?
MARCH 2, 2015
Many users found it cumbersome and there were of course some serious issues on the concern of privacy. Mobile Technology has reached a new landmark as the number of estimated mobile devices has crossed the 7 billion mark. Added to this, is the growing popularity of wearable gadgets that enable continuous connectivity for users. But we have to hold a smartphone in our hands to use it.
Are YOU HIPAA (TX HB 300) Compliant in Texas?
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
Covered entities must ensure that employees have a signed statement verifying that they were trained on HIPAA Privacy and Security. Federal HIPAA Privacy and Security fines range from $100 to $1.5 The Attorney General is required to maintain a website with information on consumer privacy rights, which state agencies regulate covered entities, information regarding each agency’s complaint enforcement process and their contact information. . It’s the law! Federal and state laws require patient medical information be protected and secured. . Comes into possession of PHI.
See the Results from Our 2014 Learning and Remembering Survey
DECEMBER 8, 2014
Compliance: AGSL, ACL, Privacy Act, Anti Money Laundering. We received a variety of thoughtful responses to our two-question survey on learning and remembering. Their was a wide diversity in respondents: 34 individuals from 21 different industries participated. Manufacturing. Medical Device and Diagnostics. Biotech. Pharma. Defense. Agricultural Supplies. Higher Education. Banking.
Countering Social Media Fatigue (SoMeFat)
JANUARY 4, 2011
What I update on my Facebook status can be viewed by lots of people (not anyone – I have designated my FB friends and set my privacy settings, but 300 people isn’t really a private place, is it? In these days of Social Media, many of us live increasingly in the public eye. What I write here can be viewed by anyone. What I say on Twitter can be viewed by anyone. I love Social Media.
The Community Responds
SEPTEMBER 5, 2014
A fourth standard to cover retention policy, privacy, protection, access, delegation and security. What must be accommodated in terms of privacy and security, at a standards level, is unclear. We must also seek out privacy and security laws in other parts. I hoped in my last post that the community would indeed respond with ideas, insights, opinions and concerns. Thank you for your comments on the post, the retweets and feedback on Twitter and for what I’m sure has been a lot of not-public rumination. Ideas. A “write-only” API vs. a “query” API. Concerns. of the spec.
Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How
NOVEMBER 27, 2016
Ensure the privacy and confidentiality of organizational information. These video hosting providers have their own security and privacy features, so your training videos are hosted in a secure place. There are many sites you can host your corporate videos on – for free. You can even host your corporate training videos on them. But that’s not a wise choice. Here’s why.