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 Record Skype, Google Hangouts, and Webinars
OCTOBER 18, 2012
This post offers a wealth of information when it comes to recording things like webinars, Google Hangouts, and Skype calls. The post How to Record Skype, Google Hangouts, and Webinars appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. This post offers a wealth of information when it comes to recording things like webinars, Google Hangouts, and Skype calls. Before we dive in, I want to highlight two takeaways: If you have Windows XP, you may not be able … Continue reading → The post How to Record Skype, Google Hangouts, and Webinars appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.
Hacked on Skype. No collateral damage. Whew!
AUGUST 21, 2015
” Hackers had managed to send everyone on my Skype account a link to a weight-reduction site. (“How Rachel Dropped 25 Pounds and 4 Dress Sizes!”). This morning I awoke to find messages from a dozen friends asking, “Did you send me this?” ”). I wrote everyone, “This is spam. Please don’t open it. (I ” Opening the spam is apparently harmless.
Skype in the Classroom
MARCH 2, 2011
Skype in the classroom is a free online directory for teachers everywhere who want to use Skype to bring education to life. Skype in the classroom brings together a community of people and information to save teachers time and help them make the most of Skype and the international teaching community. Teachers create a profile [.]. Tools
Microsoft Buys Skype: Will it Impact Your eLearning Strategy?
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
MAY 10, 2011
The big news this week is Microsoft buying Skype for $8.5billion. Maybe smaller companies would find Facebook an acceptable communication tool with a Skype feature incorporated into the mega-network. Or for larger companies that already have an Sharepoint and other Microsoft offerings, perhaps Skype becomes a better more private internal communications tool. Basically having Skype behind your firewall is a pretty cool thought wouldn't you say? I'm sure Microsoft:Skype will be integrated into some sort of MS Mobile OS. I liked the GigaOm post. 21-23 2011
Skype Me: When Learning Is Just a Call Away by Paul Signorelli
Learning Solutions Magazine
FEBRUARY 27, 2011
Now there’s s-Learning — learning via Skype. You already know about e-Learning and mLearning. You have read here about t-Learning (learning via. Twitter). Here’s how to use this free service to deliver. just-in-time learning. Blended Design Strategies Getting Started Synchronous
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 28, 2013
My wife and I were having a conversation with one of our daughters last night, via Skype, on an iPhone. Think how easy it is to video conference using Google Hangouts or Skype. communication e-mail Google Hangouts mobile phones Skype social media Touch screen videoconference Do you remember the days before the Web? I do. I''m talking about the period just prior to 1995.
Global learning collectives
Learning with e's
JANUARY 9, 2013
Through the use of social media meeting tools such as Google Hangouts, video sharing tools such as Skype, and even massive online open games, students around the world already enjoy better chances to learn from each other and with each other, regardless of their geographical location. This is part 7 in a series of posts on the future of learning and technology. Who knew? Unported License.
A safer Internet?
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
By the age of 13, some have tried sexting, and many are regularly using services such as Snapchat , Skype and Instagram. CEOP computers e-safety Instagram Internet safety mobile phone online Skype Snapchat Technology web YouTube Hardly a day goes by without some tragic story about sexting , cyber-stalking, paedophile grooming or cyber-bullying hitting the news. We wish it were not so.
Skype, Zorap and Stixy
Spark Your Interest
APRIL 1, 2010
Of course, there is also Skype I am also a little embarassed to say that I have never “skyped before, and I’m not really sure why. I was watching Jay Cross talk about Good Practice (thanks to this brilliant online community) and Jay mentioned a service called Zorap , which I immediately – after watching the online video interviews – surfed to and checked out. Apart from the few sleazy featured rooms which smack of Chatroulette (with Family Filter on, must make sure to never turn it off!), Learning Technologies Social Learning
7 ways to support learner-teacher interaction
Learning with e's
SEPTEMBER 11, 2013
6) Using Skype or another videoconference tool enables tutors and students to interact in a visual mode. Take care with Skype however, as unlike all of the above methods, there will be no record of what has been said, agreed or highlighted, unless you contrive to record it. This is a perennial question, one that often exercises the minds of many higher education lecturers.
My professional use of social media and communication tools
Challenge to Learn
NOVEMBER 8, 2012
In our company we use Microsoft Lync (sort of internal skype). I use Skype but lately I use gotomeeting and gotowebinar more and more to connect to people outside our company. They give better quality and more functions than Skype. 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.
Forge Guest Anum Hussain from Hubspot, Mischief with Snagit, and Recording Skype calls
OCTOBER 5, 2012
We’ve also got a bit of mischievous fun with Snagit lined up for this episode, and we’ll be getting down and dirty with a guide to recording Skype calls. The post Forge Guest Anum Hussain from Hubspot, Mischief with Snagit, and Recording Skype calls appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Use this calendar reminder ). Reminder: ScreenChamp Awards! Enter your best work now !
How Microsoft’s Skype Meetings Can Improve Employee Training
WalkMe Training Station
JULY 12, 2016
Skype Meetings. Microsoft hopes that users will sign up for Office 365 for business which includes Skype For Business which allows for 250 participants to meet at a time. How Skype Meetings Will Improve Employee Training. Skype Meetings will allow employees and managers to meet at their convenience. . I wonder if this will persuade businesses to use Skype for meetings instead of a competing video conferencing company. The post How Microsoft’s Skype Meetings Can Improve Employee Training appeared first on Training Station.
The Web is my Workplace (and Learnplace)
MAY 27, 2015
For instance, I use Skype to talk on a regular basis with my close Internet Time Alliance colleagues (Jay Cross, Charles Jennings, Harold Jarche and Clark Quinn) […]. As an independent adviser, I don’t have a traditional workplace – my office is the Web! I connect with colleagues all around the Web in many different ways. Social learning
10 Ideas to Create Engaging eLearning Courses
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
You have to create online courses that will keep your learners engaged from start to finish; else you will lose them, and worse, they might move away to your competitor (Facebook, email, Skype, etc.). Today's learner has ample avenues to seek out information. As an eLearning designer, you have competition!
6 Great Project Management Tools for Custom eLearning Development
MARCH 5, 2014
Skype – Skype is a great communication tool for your team and to keep an open channel of communication with your clients. We are often asked what project management tools we use for our Custom eLearning Development. To answer that, we made a list of six tools that we find most helpful: 1. You can communicate with team members, attach documents, insert timelines, link to courses, etc.
7 Ed-Tech Tools You Can Use Today
APRIL 14, 2014
Skype in the Classroom - You probably have heard of Skype, but never thought about using it for educational purposes. Skype is a great way to allow for real-time collaboration on lesson content or even projects. There is an entire section on the Skype website dedicated to Skype within education. You may have heard of most of these, but others may surprise you.
My TEDxNavesink Talk Video has Been Released!!
JUNE 16, 2014
I was nervous for the talk, I had gone through a write up of the script, Skype rehearsal and several version of the talk. My TEDx Talk has now been posted. What a wonderful experience I had with all the great people at TEDxNavesink. It was so much fun to spend the day with such knowledgeable and insightful individuals. So, I had some nerves going into it. Games video games
Recording calls: Marrying Skype and Gmail (or other email services)
DECEMBER 9, 2010
G-Recorder records Skype calls and automatically saves them to a Gmail folder as an mp3 file. While I use it for research, I think it would be a valuable tool to create free and easy podcasts with one person or as many people as Skype currently allows (100?). How to Marry Skype and Gmail. Uncategorized g-recorder gmail recording research skype
HPT and Social Learning: David Wilkins via Skype #ISPI -Sharing some key points.
MAY 11, 2010
Jean Marrapodi (@jmarrapodi) in her inimitable fashion made it possible for me to attend this session via Skype. I just attended an #ISPI session hosted by the Massachusetts ISPI chapter (@ MASS_ISPI ). The session was on HPT and Social Learning: Organizational Performance in the Cloud b y David Wilkins, VP of Product Marketing at Learn.com. so totally worth it. We need to get w/the program!
Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014
AUGUST 26, 2014
Skype is one of my primary tools for keeping in touch with clients. If I have a question for them or they have one for me, a quick message on Skype can often keep a project moving. Jane Hart is collecting her eighth annual list of top tools for learning. You can vote for your top tools until September 19, 2014. My list is divided into personal learning and course design/development.
What’s Your Learning Tool Stack?
JUNE 14, 2016
Instead, I coordinate with one group with Slack, a couple others with Skype and email, and am using Google Docs and email with another. Personally, I work with colleagues using Socialcast in one instance, and Skype with another (tho’ Skype really isn’t a full solution). I woke up this morning thinking about the tools we use at various levels. Maybe OneNote?
Skype 4.0 is here. And worth getting.
Will at Work Learning
FEBRUARY 5, 2009
Skype 4.0 If you don't know what Skype is, try it. is here and it's worth getting. So says David Pogue: [link]. It's FREE. It will let you connect with people over the internet in visual phone calls. Don't forget to dress.
Eduverse Foundation Presentation
SEPTEMBER 23, 2008
This morning, I had a great time giving a presentation to a group over in the UK via a mash up of Skype and Second Life. So using the video of Skype on one computer and the world of Second Life on another, I gave a tour of MSIT island and talked about different learning designs for virtual worlds. I presented to the Eduverse Foundation Symposium.
2015 top 10 tools for learning
JULY 7, 2015
Skype: the Internet Time Alliance maintains a Skype channel where we regularly discuss issues, and ask and answer each other’s questions. Facebook: there’s another group that I use like the Skype channel, and of course just what comes in from friends postings is a great source of lateral input. Jane Hart has been widely and wisely known for her top 100 Tools for Learning (you too can register your vote ). As a public service announcement, I list my top 10 tools for learning as well: Google search: I regularly look up things I hear of and don’t know.
Training Remote Employees: A Look at the Apple At-Home Advisors Program
OCTOBER 4, 2013
We interviewed Ashley Verrill, via Skype, to learn about how Apple overcomes this challenge with their At-Home Apple Advisor''s Program. Hiring a remote workforce offers many benefits for both the company and the employees--reduced overhead costs and more schedule flexibility for employees are key examples. Buying eLearning Courses Productivity Posts
Skills: The last frontier for digital learning
Clive on Learning
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
How about live practice on Skype? I’ll cut straight to the point. To most learners and most learning professionals, digital learning is a way to meet requirements for knowledge. There is nothing wrong with knowledge per se – we all need a certain amount of it just to get by as human beings. But knowledge is less important than it once was. Skills define us. I know what I would go for
Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?
JANUARY 10, 2017
Early Electronic Performance Support Systems and intranets were the predecessors of modern help systems such as Lynda.com, YouTube, Wikipedia, or Google as well as collaboration, information sharing, and communication tools such as SharePoint, Slack, Basecamp, and Skype plus networking tools such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, or Twitter. Do trends really matter? Intranets.
Blended Learning Success Tips
APRIL 6, 2015
If necessary, you can do this virtually as well using forums and live-chat (such as Skype). Blended learning can be extremely effective when implemented properly. Problem is, sometimes the full potential of blended learning isn’t always realized. There can be a variety of factors for this, but usually it has to do with execution. Tip #1: Implement Variety. Tip #2: Mentor.
The changing skill set of the learning professional
Clive on Learning
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
Change 4: From same time to own time: All through history, humans have been busily devising ever more ingenious ways to communicate both at the same time (face-to-face, on the telephone, through TV and radio, using Skype, web conferencing and so on) and in their own time (through drawings, signs, mail, print, tapes, discs, downloads, streaming, web sites and much more). Skills define us.
2016 Top Tools for Learning
Performance Learning Productivity
SEPTEMBER 14, 2016
Skype : I don’t like the way Microsoft have taken this great application and is trying to manipulate its users, but in its ‘raw’ form it is still a great communication tool and easy to use on virtually any device. The Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies’ 10th Anniversary ‘Top Tools for Learning’ Survey closes midday UK time on Friday 23 September 2016.
Poor man’s way to host a six-way simulcast with Skype
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
JANUARY 16, 2010
We pulled in six simultaneous feeds by running Skype video conversations within a session of Adobe Connect Pro. At Online Educa, Berlin last December, we wanted to show collaboration among the members of Internet Time Alliance rather than just talk about it. It turned out to be the first online conferencing in Educa’s 15-year history. Heike Philp was our technical director.
What Will eLearning Look Like in the Year 2066?
MARCH 30, 2016
Now we have Roomba vacuums, flat screen TVs, and plenty of methods for chatting via video (Skype, FaceTime, etc.). I grew up watching re-runs of a popular cartoon called The Jetsons. If you haven’t watched ever watched it, you should check out an episode. As a kid, I remember how watching The Jetsons sparked my imagination: What if someday we had flying cars? Vacuums that were robots?