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RSS Reader Market in Disarray, Continues to Decline

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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.

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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.

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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.

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.

Jump Into The Stream

elearningpost

First it was all about 'pages' and now it is about the 'stream'. It started with RSS and now its galloping ahead with Twitter, FriendFeed, Facebook and the like. Someone might notice an obscure blog post on Twitter, where it starts spreading, then it moves to FriendFeed and Facebook and desktop stream readers such as Tweetdeck or Seesmic desktop and before you know it, a hundred thousand people are reading that article. The stream creates a different form of syndication which cannot be licensed and cannot be controlled

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?

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.

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

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.

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?

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

Save Internet Streaming Video/Webcasts - NorthStarNerd.Org

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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!

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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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.

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.

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.

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 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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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.

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.

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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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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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.

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.

How to Convert Video to MP3 Using Camtasia

Visual Lounge

Listening to streaming radio and podcasts will become even easier, now that auto makers are creating touch screen displays with smart app technologies that allow users to stream radio right from their dash. Apple’s Podcasts app and other apps such as Stitcher have made it easier than ever for users to download or stream their favorite podcasts to their smartphones and car stereos.

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?

My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

It will collect all new posts through RSS. Flipboard is a mobile app that creates a magazine like interface on several streams. These streams can be fed by other tools like Twitter, Linkedin and Google reader and I love it. I noticed that I use more and more social media tools and different tools to communicate. Maybe I use too many of them. Blogs, writing and reading. love it.

Using Twitter to Transform the Classroom!

ZaidLearn

What a wonderful learning stream that would be. Here we go: Using Twitter to Amplify Connective Learning and Sharing at ICEL 2010 Join the #moodlewish Twitter Stream! If it becomes really active, it will evolve into one enriching and inspiring learning stream (e.g. should know, or learn how to use RSS readers (e.g. Having said that, social media has its dark sides , too.

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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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?

Google+ … Room for another social network?

CLO Magazine

You can direct your stream posts to different audiences, which allows for a myriad of possibilities: Post links to interesting articles and videos to a custom group of your professional colleagues. 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.

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.

Moving beyond the classroom — talk that leads to action

Allison Rossett

We can take the 6-8 most likely concerns mentioned by customers and create streams on our social network devoted to them. We’ll also use RSS to sign them up for constant updates and encourage conversations around these topics on the network. The learning organization of the last century focused on the classroom. That was challenge enough. Today, the canvas of the learning organization expands to include the classroom and the world of work. While this shift is good in many ways, it is no slam dunk. Erun says, “At least they came to us. ” Meg:           True….but….

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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.

I’ve got your content right here

Clark Quinn

And there was a regular stream of events that occurred. They wondered whether Facebook should have the same, and in this case the answer appeared to be ‘yes’ (blog allows RSS, some folks don’t go onto Facebook), and then the tweet stream could be for shorter pointers, announcements from the posts, whatever. Mobile is a platform for all of the above, and you. One of the questions they struggled with was their social media strategy, as they were (as many people are) struggling with their existing workload. But their problem was really much simpler.

Tools I Use

Marcia Conner

Grabinbox – I love quotations and sprinkle them into my tweetstream throughout the day. I use this nifty tool to create a running queue of quotations that “drip” into my stream over time no matter what I’ve posted directly or through Buffer. Yesterday I participated in two fabulous webinars, each with a different focus, yet both with social learning themes.

Join us live at 2pm – ScreenChamp Awards show

Visual Lounge

Click here to view the live stream at 2pm ET. Never miss another episode, subscribe to the RSS feed. Today (Thursday, December 13) at 2pm ET we’ll announce the winners of this year’s coveted ScreenChamp Award , which recognizes excellence in screencasting. Our panel of expert judges  will be on-hand (via the magic of Skype) to announce and provide some commentary on their picks for the four category winners…and we’ll also reveal the Best in Show winner chosen by popular vote. Finalist Videos. Can’t see the embedded player? Watch on Vimeo.

Online Educa Berlin 2014 Conference Review #OEB14

eLearning 24-7

Has areas for video, webcasts (live and archived/recorded), streaming video, audio. Can upload other files, like documents, PDFs and as you noticed have links including RSS feeds. Speaking.  The Final Frontier of E-learning.  These are the voyages of me.  My five year  (okay, as many years) mission is to speak at as many shows as possible throughout the world.  To explore new cities.

Forge Guest Anum Hussain from Hubspot, Mischief with Snagit, and Recording Skype calls

Visual Lounge

We’ll be streaming the show live, but also posting the recording to our YouTube channel and here on the blog after the show. Never miss another episode,  subscribe to the RSS feed. We have another great episode of the Forge coming up on Thursday, October 11, at 2:00pm ET (Need a reminder? Use this calendar reminder   ). We’ll Reminder: ScreenChamp Awards! Enter your best work now !

News from the Social Learning Centre

Jane Hart

You can view the full list of  interest groups  here. I’ve also enabled the site-wide  Activity stream  so you can get a better view of all the public activity. Note, if you post into your Profile – it will only be visible in the Activity stream and in your profile. Membership has now reached over 700. There are a few places left, so let me know if you would like to join this one.

Mea Culpa: Indian Institute of Technology Courses - NorthStarNerd.Org

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Leaving Microsoft » July 09, 2008 Mea Culpa: Indian Institute of Technology Courses I just assumed I had posted about the phenomenal group of courses the Indian Institute of Technology makes freely available via web based streaming. Robots. My Engineering Learning Wiki ( course section ) and embedded Google Co-op Search Engine were updated earlier this year with their content.

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Preparing For Serendipity - A Crucial Knoweldge Work Skill

The Learning Generalist

Don't drink from a firehose, just sit by a stream "Its a river of information, dip your foot in whenever its convenient." - Leo Laporte The fact is that with modern social networks, serendipity is a knowledge guarantee but it needs mental preparation. Google Reader can give you some really interesting visualisation around your RSS feeds. We ask for structure, but do we really need it?

The Best EDU Blogs on the Planet!

ZaidLearn

Let's face it; any idiot can create a top list copying a bit from here and there (or from their RSS reader!) which I have added to my RSS reader. GREAT LISTS The great thing about discovering new blog lists, is that we might discover new blogs that we can subscribe to via our RSS reader (please use one! I use Google Reader ). TOP BLOGS! blogs or sites of this and that.

E-Learning Early Indicators

eLearning 24-7

If they were doing it, Facebook like page, a crummy blog that looks nothing like a real blog, a Twitter like feed, maybe RSS, text chat and YouTube functions and upload/download angle. Oh, sure there is a sprinkle, the aforementioned vendor with the voice capability in their product geared towards higher education; another who saw the  has added the ability to add social learning functionality into a CMS, with video off initial live streaming  and metadata too, but it is few and far between. Towards the latter part of last year, we started to hear how the LMSs were near death. 

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