PowerPoint 2010: Inserting YouTubeVideos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the latest version (2010), uploading videos from the web is easier than ever. Unfortunately I don't think it's quite right yet, as many of the new, fancy video formatting options included with PowerPoint 2010 will not work on embedded YouTube videos. by AJ George.

Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1

Upside Learning

He shares some of his thoughts in this video: True to his message, he allows his book to be downloaded for free from his website. I attended the two day conference on Game Based Learning held earlier this week in London.

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Link to download the Adobe Captivate Reviewer 2.0 Installer

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If the installer is not on your system, you'll find that the download link isn't easy to find via a Google search. In that case, here is a direct link to  download the installer. I've heard from several Captivate 5 developers that they do not have the Adobe Captivate Reviewer 2.0 on their systems. That's strange because the Reviewer is usually installed when you install Captivate 5.

eLearning Guild’s 2010 Salary Report

Learning Visions

In case you missed this, the eLearning Guild has recently released the 2010 Salary and Compensation Report (United States) by Temple Smolen, culled from data provided by eLearning Guild members. Read more about the report and download it from the Guild’s website.

Troublshooting Tips: Upgrading to Office 2010 for Windows XP Users

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by AJ George A couple weeks ago I upgraded from Microsoft Office 2007 to Microsoft Office 2010--at least I tried to upgrade. It seemed like a routine upgrade process until I tried to open Outlook 2010 and was greeted with a message saying something along the lines of " Please wait while Windows Configures Microsoft Office Single Image 2010." There is an option when installing Office 2010 to customize the upgrade process to only upgrade certain programs.

Horizon Report 2010 - Mobile Computing

Upside Learning

The Horizon 2010 report has been published and is available for download. 2010 promises to change the way we look at electronic learning , a move from the personal computer/browser environment to the mobile computing environment. Related posts: The Social Media and Mobile Computing Explosion A Great Start to 2010 The Advent of Mobile Learning Technology. It’s definitely worth a read; lots of interesting trends that will affect the way we live and learn.

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Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

In 2010, the RCAT market continued its upswing and nothing indicates to me it will be changing anytime soon. 2010 E-Learning 24/7 Awards (No official icon logo handed out to winners, rather just a “WHOO-HOO&# – uh, you can make that sound to yourself.thank you). Market Trends Update 2010. Support for Office 2010. The end of the year is here, okay in just a few short weeks, but for those on vacation, the festivities have already began.

August 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Upside Blog iPhone App Is Here– Download Today. Further to the developments in the mLearning domain, ‘Mobile Learning – Here and Now’ is a Point of View paper published by Upside Learning that is available for a free download.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

May 2010. Performance Learning Productivity , May 28, 2010 Instructional design is not only seen as a core competency for learning and development/training specialists, but it’s a huge industry, too. A Defense of the LMS (and a case for the future of Social Learning) - Social Enterprise Blog , May 12, 2010 For some time now, I’ve seen a growing negativity toward LMS solutions by a pretty wide group folks in our space. LMS Resources - aLearning , May 8, 2010 I know, I know.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

July 2010. Educational Games for the Classroom - Kapp Notes , July 19, 2010 Here is a list of educational games that can be used to teach kids during the school year or over the summer break. Education As We Know It Is Finished - Lars is Learning , July 14, 2010 So says Clayton M.

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Working Smarter Fieldbook | September 2010 Edition

Jay Cross

iPad fans: Download this ePub version of the excerpts to add to your Bookshelf. If you have the June 2010 Edition, you’ve already got 85% of this. If you’re working from the January 2010 Edition or before, it’s probably worth your while to buy this new one.

Captivate Twitter Widget- download it now on Captivate Exchange!

Adobe Captivate

The Captivate twitter widget is now live on Captivate exchange ! This widget provides a great opportunity for Captivate users to foray into collaborative learning and social learning. You can see a quick demo of the twitter widget in a previous post here: [link].

Free Downloads of Adobe Captivate 5 & Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Trials are now Online

Adobe Captivate

After many weeks of waiting eagerly Adobe Captivate and eLearning Suite users may now download the free trials of Adobe Captivate 5. You can also download the eLearning Suite here.

DevLearn 2010 - "I'm Speaking" Web Badge is HERE!

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

DL10_badge-speaking Originally uploaded by Brent Schlenker If you are presenting this year at DevLearn 2010 then let the whole world know about it! Download this image from the DevLearn speaker page and post it too your blog, or website

Nearly Instant Download & Playback of Captivate Files Online

Adobe Captivate

The crux of the question of course is how can i make playback start right away and keep size small enough that it downloads smoothly on the learners' computer. I would recommend downloading about 5% for most projects, as most projects are much shorter than 30 minutes.

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BlackBerry Assure™ will launch at LT 2010

Spicy Learning

We’re excited to announce the launch of our innovative Assure product at Learning Technologies 2010. Each assessment is a standalone application that users can download directly to their BlackBerry devices. Hanif Sazen, CEO of Saffron Interactive, says ‘2010 is undoubtedly going to be the year of the mobile device. ’ Saffron Assure will be launched at Learning Technologies 2010 (27-28 January, Olympia 2 London).

My iPhone Apps for Learning Solution 2010 -

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Are you going to Learning Solutions 2010 in Orlando this month? After seeing a great presentation, if the presenter makes her slides available then I’ll just download and then send ‘em up to the Box. Well, that’s page one of my iPhone for Learning Solutions 2010.

PowerPoint 2008 for the Mac: Inserting YouTube Videos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When finished, click download and save the file to your desired location. There are several programs that will allow Mac users to play wmv files on their systems, but I have tried and had success with Flip4Mac, which you can download for free here.

When YouTube really does have to be offline

Clive on Learning

It sits in YouTube and allows you to download any video in a number of formats: This is a really useful facility. I like to have downloaded copies of my favourite videos so I can use them in presentations and workshops without needing to be online.

Here’s How to Be an E-Learning Superstar in 2010

Rapid eLearning

If you’re in the same boat, here are some tips to help make 2010 a good year for you. So if you want 2010 to be the year you really kicked your elearning skills into gear, here are some tips on how to join the rapid elearning community. You won’t regret it and you’ll have a great 2010.

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Ways to Tell a Story (Alan Levine) - ZaidLearn , December 16, 2007 The power of Voice in online classrooms - eLearning Acupuncture , May 31, 2010 The Secret Recipe to Delivering World Class Lectures - ZaidLearn , August 29, 2009 E-teaching personality is good for e-learning - Electronic Papyrus , January 5, 2010 Online Discussions Face-to-Face Versus Threaded Discussions: The Role of Time and Higher Order Thinking Dr. Katrina A.

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Technology Tips: Make Your Droid Battery Last Longer, Part II

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

For this reason, I only use 4G when I want to optimize web surfing or download speeds. I have not tried them, but I've heard good things about downloading the apps APNdroid and Locale to conserve battery life.

Social Media for Trainers: Blog Book Tour Stop #5

Learning Visions

The Social Media train in on the move – and here we are at stop #5 of the Social Media for Trainers: Techniques for Enhancing and Extending Learning, (2010), Pfeiffer blog book tour. link lets you download a recording of our Elluminate session).

Sharepoint for Learning and Communication: How can corporate learning and development staff use it more effectively?

Bottom-Line Performance

If a file hasn’t been viewed or downloaded in a year, it probably needs to be removed because no one is finding value in it. Confession time: I like reality shows, especially those that show personal transformations. One of the shows I catch occasionally is Hoarders on A&E.

Augmented Reality and M-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Any tablet that offers apps for download and AR apps are available for download will work. Let me pose this scenario: Every day, you walk down the same street. You walk past the buildings, see the crowds and yawn.

PowerPoint 2007: Insert YouTube Videos, Part 2

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When finished, click Download and save the file to your desired location. Navigate to where you have saved the downloaded video and click OK.

Contest: Test Your 3D Instructional Design Skills and Win Some Money

Kapp Notes

The Serious Games Challenge will be launched from Caspian Learning’s ‘Experience Lounge’ exhibition stand at the Game Based Learning conference on 28 th March 2010.

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Acrobat: CreatePDF Service in the Cloud

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You can convert multiple documents into a single PDF file, and if you're using Windows, you can download and install a special print driver that will allow you to create a PDF file online from any application that can print. by David R.

Acrobat: SendNow is Live!

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An email is then sent to your intended recipient, and they can then download the file from the SendNow server. by David R. Mankin     I have written articles about Adobe's ever-growing Cloud which started with an application called Buzzword.

Adobe's Project Rome

eLearning Cyclops

Project Rome is available for download as a free preview. I downloaded the Air application, but it can also be used as a web-based service. Project Rome is the latest coming out of Adobe Max. There is also a Project Rome for Education.

Educational Games for the Classroom

Kapp Notes

Check out the opening screen and then download a copy for yourself. Here is a list of educational games that can be used to teach kids during the school year or over the summer break. Here are some games based on Nobel Prize winning research.

Mobile Learning Goes Interactive

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Reliance on internet bandwidth should be minimal once the content item is downloaded. relies on Flash - which means Android, Blackberry and other smart phone devices will play Raptivity content without the need for any proprietary download.

Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality

Tony Karrer

For more info about SAPI and its markup language, download sapi.chm from here. This post is part of the series on Text-to-Speech (TTS) for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

3G increases data download speeds, 4G more so. AT&T has announced that they will start a tiered pricing structure for data – downloads, uploads, etc. I conducted a survey, which found that 45% of companies planned to incorporate social learning into their LMS/LCMS by the end of 2010. From Pew Research Center 2010. The biggest users of social media – and not going away any time soon is people in their 20′s (Pew, July 2010).

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Acrobat 9: Shared Workspaces

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Any participant can upload and download files to utilize. by David R. Mankin. We all used to share documents by shooting them back and forth via email. Many people still do. Not me--not anymore.

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What’s Happening with OLIVE? Find Out.

Kapp Notes

2) SAIC was purchased back in Feb, 2010. Since SAIC acquired OLIVE in February 2010, we have released two new software versions and launched new perpetual software licenses and hosting services in July. Checkpoint Training in a 3D environment of OLIVE.

ASTD TechKnowledge Learning in 3D Resources

Kapp Notes

Here are the resources for the Learning in 3D presentation at ASTD TechKnowledge 2010. Here are the slides. Learning in 3D View more presentations from kkapp.