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5 Reasons Why RSS Readers Still Rock

Learning and Technology

My conclusions in the previous post still stand: 1) Google now dominates what's left of the RSS Reader market; and 2) RSS reading is a very fragmented experience circa 2009/2010 due to Twitter, Facebook, start pages like Netvibes, Firefox bookmarks, and more. However, a lot of commenters wrote that they still use RSS Readers each and every day. Here are the main reasons why: 1.

5 Reasons Why RSS Readers Still Rock

Learning and Technology

My conclusions in the previous post still stand: 1) Google now dominates what's left of the RSS Reader market; and 2) RSS reading is a very fragmented experience circa 2009/2010 due to Twitter, Facebook, start pages like Netvibes, Firefox bookmarks, and more. However, a lot of commenters wrote that they still use RSS Readers each and every day. Here are the main reasons why: 1.

How I manage the deluge of social information

Adventures in Corporate Education

In this post, I’m going to explain how I curate social information using Twitter and my RSS Reader. I may update this in a few weeks once I obtain my Dell SMaC certification. In addition to using clients that allow you to separate tweets into streams, I use lists and favorites to capture interesting nuggets of info. RSS Reader. RSS stands for Really Simple Syndication.

RSS Reader Market in Disarray, Continues to Decline

Learning and Technology

RSS Reader Market in Disarray, Continues to Decline Written by Richard MacManus / December 20, 2009 8:04 PM / 74 Comments « Prior Post One of the interesting trends of 2009 has been the gradual decline of RSS Readers as a way for people to keep up with news and niche topics. So what's happened to RSS Readers. Windows RSS Platform 1587 9. RSS lets me control when.

Victor Yocco – Sponge UK elearning podcast

Sponge UK

Ways to listen to the Sponge UK elearning podcast The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Victor Yocco is a Philadelphia-based researcher and author on psychology and communication. Subscribe in iTunes. Thought leaders podcast

What Makes Social Learning so Interesting?

Gyrus

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. Though not all of this content is perfect, conglomerate sites based on RSS feeds are pulling posts and ranking them so you can even abstain from reading prose that has been poorly formulated.

David Patterson – Sponge UK elearning podcast

Sponge UK

Ways to listen to the Sponge UK elearning podcast The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. David Patterson is a consultant at Learning Light and the co-author of their report on the UK elearning market. Subscribe in iTunes. Thought leaders podcast

Chris Wharton – Sponge UK Podcast

Sponge UK

The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Chris Wharton is an experienced illustrator who has worked on hundreds of elearning projects as part of Sponge UK’s visual design team. See some of Chris’ work on Instagram: @designbywharton.

Julian Stodd – Sponge UK Elearning Podcast

Sponge UK

The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Julian Stodd is an author, speaker and popular blogger who accompanies his insights into social learning and theory with thoughtful illustrations. 01:54 – What’s the role of L&D in supporting social learning?

Robert Pratten – Sponge UK elearning podcast

Sponge UK

The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Robert Pratten is founder and CEO of Conducttr , a transmedia storytelling platform that’s used in digital training simulations. Follow Robert on Twitter: @robpratten. Subscribe in iTunes.

David Wilson CEO of Fosway Group – Sponge UK elearning podcast

Sponge UK

Ways to listen to the Sponge UK elearning podcast The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. David Wilson is the CEO of Fosway Group, an independent researcher into Human Resources and learning in business. Subscribe in iTunes.

Julie Dirksen – Sponge elearning podcast

Sponge UK

Ways to listen to the Sponge UK elearning podcast The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe in iTunes Subscribe using the RSS feed Join us in two weeks for the next episode of the Sponge UK elearning podcast. What’s changed since you wrote the first edition of the book?

The Forge: Episode 20 – LIVE! 2 PM Eastern June 19th

Visual Lounge

Check back here for the live stream- you may need to refresh your page. You can now subscribe to the Forge RSS and NEVER miss another show!  We’re taking this episode to talk all about Camtasia Studio 8. Not only that, at the end of the show, YOU can ask questions. Product Manager Shane Lovellette, Lead Developer Dave O’Rourke, and UX Designer Chris Larsen will answer your questions about the new version of Camtasia Studio. link]. Next show in September! The Forge will be taking a little break for the summer. The Forge Camtasia Studio Release

Filtering for Future ProFessional Frontiers #pkm14

Ignatia Webs

hootsuite or tweetdeck to filter the personal twitter and other streams). Another paid option is sproutsocial which has wonderful options, but fits more with an enterprise type of social media stream analysis. The information streams in Hootsuite are currently based on one list, and keywords (e.g. After only two days, I already found some immediately relevant information (e.g.

Elliott Masie – Sponge UK Elearning Podcast

Sponge UK

The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or device. Make sure you catch each episode by subscribing to the Sponge UK elearning podcast rss feed with your favourite podcast player. 00:40 – Is it harder for learning professionals now than 25 years ago? 12:10 – Are you a fan of elearning games?

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Save Internet Streaming Video/Webcasts - NorthStarNerd.Org

eContent

NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « Truthiness and the American Way | Main | Windows XP Tools » August 26, 2006 Save Internet Streaming Video/Webcasts Hello from a perfect weeks vacation in Minnesotas Northwoods. I am using a hot spot at Frontier Bait in Marcell, Minnesota. Ever wish you could make a copy of webcasts / screencasts / streaming video. Anyhow, here is a quick post. after all, I have to get back to fishing on Northstar Lake!

top tools 2016

Learning and Working on the Web

have thousands I regular search. 3: Feedly: A feed reader, or aggregator, to keep track of blogs and news sites via RSS. 2: Twitter: Next to my blog, Twitter is my best learning tool and allows me to stay connected to a diverse network. 1: WordPress: Powers my blog, which is the core of my sense-making. Jane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 100 Tools for learning. Well done, Jane.

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Sam Taylor – Sponge UK elearning podcast

Sponge UK

The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Sam Taylor has many years of experience working in learning and her current role is as a digital development manager for a leading company. Follow Sam on Twitter: @samt_el. Subscribe in iTunes. Thought leaders podcast

25 eLearning tools you need to have

LearnUpon

What it does:  Storify is a content curation tool that provides a visual way to tell stories gathered from social media sources like Twitter, Facebook,  Flickr , YouTube, Google , and RSS feeds. What it does: Feedly is a free tool that helps you to source and collect content from your favorite websites, blogs, RSS feeds, and YouTube channels. Best productivity tools for eLearning.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

This typically involves the selection and arrangement of social widgets (eg a particular blog, a discussion sub-forum), a filterable activity stream, plus external functionality such as a customisable RSS feed. 9. There’s a lot of talk about social intranets these days. It even threatens to overtake the blogosphere’s current obsession with gamification. They all are.

Elearning games – Sponge UK Elearning Podcast

Sponge UK

The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Get inspired for your next elearning game with excerpts from interviews and talks with a range of experts from the world of elearning games. As an introduction Sponge UK’s Louise Pasterfield, talking in a.

The Forge with special guest Dan Roam

Visual Lounge

Drop by our live stream on Thursday, January 17 at 2 PM EST. Catch up or Stay Current with the Forge. Never miss another episode, subscribe to the RSS feed. I’m not going to pull any punches, I am super excited about the next episode of the Forge. Over the last few years I have worked hard to integrate more visuals into all of my work. Navy, and the United States Senate.

Chuck Lorenz on Adapt – Sponge UK Elearning Podcast

Sponge UK

The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Chuck Lorenz is an elearning developer who contributes to the Adapt learning project. We spoke to him to find out why it’s one of the most talked about new elearning authoring technologies. Subscribe in iTunes.

Here a Hashtag, There a Hashtag, Everywhere a Hashtag

Learning Rebels

Many social media tools besides Twitter, allow you to track hashtags and even generate RSS feeds for them, constantly delivering new results for your viewing pleasure and curation. Click on the hashtag and finds loads of information and conversations from the chat stream. It’s time for a hashtag knowledge upgrade! They aren’t just for twitter anymore! Not true. See above.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

This typically involves the selection and arrangement of social widgets (eg a particular blog, a discussion sub-forum), a filterable activity stream, plus external functionality such as a customisable RSS feed. 9. There’s a lot of talk about social intranets these days. It even threatens to overtake the blogosphere’s current obsession with gamification. They all are.

Top 25 websites for elearning tips

Sponge UK

The different themes are split into their own RSS feeds so you can follow the relevant stream for you. There is no filter so you’ll know it’s worth reading when it pops up in your RSS reader. Keep up with the latest trends or focus on specifics with these 25 elearning websites. Presented in alphabetical order. Association for Talent Development (ATD). Bozarthzone. Cathy Moore.

What’s the biggest myth about gamification in elearning?

Sponge UK

The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Karl Kapp is a gamification analyst, elearning consultant and professor at Bloomsberg university. This interview was originally recorded as part of the Big Sponge Hangout in July 2016. Subscribe in iTunes.

Starting to work out loud

Learning and Working on the Web

It’s amazing how many people do not understand RSS or how to grab a feed and save it. Dip into the stream once or twice a day and read through any posts that interest you. Within a week or two, you should be able to sense some patterns and then can modify your stream to help you in learning more about the areas that interest you. But they probably won’t. Keep shipping.

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Dave Buglass – Sponge UK Elearning Podcast

Sponge UK

Ways to listen to the Sponge UK elearning podcast The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. Read excerpts of this interview in our accompanying blog post. 00:40 – What’s changed in L&D over the 20 years you’ve been doing this?

top tools for 2015

Learning and Working on the Web

10 (new): Netflix : I find I am watching a lot of documentaries on this popular video streaming service and I am learning a lot. Jane Hart compiles a list every year of the Top 10 Tools for learning. Voting closes on 18 September. Here are my top tools this year, with last year’s position shown in brackets. Please add yours! also use it to deliver my online workshops. Learning Technology

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A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Create your own news board, beyond just some RSS feeds? Video platforms, including video streaming – but still only a handful offering video editing. I love the end of the year. It enables you to look back and see the triumphs, the disappointments, the good and the bad. Many people look back and are amazed. like that because it tells a story. On Fire. Mobile Learning. Edubrite.

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Mike Booth & Teresa Rose – Sponge UK elearning podcast

Sponge UK

Ways to listen to the Sponge UK elearning podcast The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe using the RSS feed. We talk to two L&D industry professionals about how to best serve your learners by focusing on their needs. Subscribe in iTunes. Thought leaders CIPD podcast

All about Education: November 8 Episode of the Forge

Visual Lounge

We’ll create a new post with the streaming video next Thursday. Check out prior episodes on the TechSmith YouTube channel” Never miss another episode, subscribe to the RSS feed. As we prepare each episode of the Forge we kick around a lot of ideas. For the month of November we decided we wanted to focus on education. Our next episode is Thursday, November 8th at 2PM EDT.

Elearning applications

eFront

CamStudio - (Authoring Tool) CamStudio is able to record all screen and audio activity on your computer and create industry-standard AVI video files and using its built-in SWF Producer can turn those AVIs into lean, mean, bandwidth-friendly Streaming Flash videos (SWFs). Extensions on RSS module ► July (2) The gradebook module Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 eleme.

LN 04 - Use Padlet to Break the Ice, Brainstorm, Share ideas and Have Fun!

ZaidLearn

Notifications You can get e-mail notifications on updates to your wall, or subscribe to them via RSS. You can change your layout to ''Stream'' to view group discussions more structured (linear chat like format, with time-stamps of when someone commented). "Awesomely Simple and Powerful!" - Zaid Ali Alsagoff ( What are you waiting for? PADLET? Simple, yet powerful. FOR LEARNING?

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PKM in 2013

Learning and Working on the Web

It is amazing how many people still do not understand RSS or how to grab a feed and save it. Once set up, beginners should dip into their stream once or twice a day and read through any posts of interest. Within a week or two, anyone should be able to sense some patterns and then modify their streams to provide more signal and less noise. ” - Thierry de Baillon.

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David Kelly – Sponge UK Elearning Podcast

Sponge UK

Ways to listen to the Sponge UK elearning podcast The full interview is available to listen to using the player above, you can stream the audio directly to your computer or mobile device. Subscribe in iTunes Subscribe using the RSS feed Join us in two weeks for the next episode of the Sponge UK elearning podcast. David Kelly. Follow David on Twitter  @LnDDave. Interactive video.