Developing An eLearning Player?

Upside Learning

An eLearning player is a building block for more conventional [one with back and next for navigation buttons] eLearning courses. What’s an eLearning player? This post is based on our experience with development of Flash based eLearning players over the years.

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Smokescreen – The Future Of Flash Player?

Upside Learning

Smokescreen project is an effort to bring Flash player to the iPhone/iPad without installing the Flash plug-in. Here’s is what Simon Willison has to say about Smokescreen: Chris Smoak’s Smokescreen, “a Flash player written in JavaScript”, is an incredible piece of work.

Custom Articulate Players (Skins)

eLearning Brothers

The name of this file becomes the name of the Player in the publish drop-down in Articulate. - <playerbar> This are contains true/false statements to control parts of the original Articulate skin.

GBL 2010 – Recap (Day 2 Part 1): Serious Games

Upside Learning

The game is set at the scene of a bomb explosion in a busy high street and the player’s job is to prioritize the multiple casualties for treatment. Related posts: Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1 Patterns at Play – Fundamental to Games What are Serious Games?

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Newest Flash Player Update Breaks Captivate Published Content

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

It appears that the latest Flash Player update (10,1,102,64) is causing much angst in the Captivate community. It seems that if you are using Captivate 5 and included text animation in your projects, the published lessons will not play correctly in the newest Flash Player. If you spent the Thanksgiving holiday away from your computer, the Internet and Captivate then you missed all of the excitement.

Learning Technologies 2010 – Recap

Upside Learning

That’s the message I’ve been hearing loud & clear from Learning Technologies 2010. What stands out is distinct lack of standards in cloud computing as the bigger players don’t want to participate in creation of one. Learning is fast turning Social, Informal, & Mobile.

2010 LMS Products of the Year

eLearning 24-7

LMS Products of the Year 2010. I like this system and its functionality in comparison to the other players in this space. Extended Enterprise 2010 System of the Year. Has a built-in player for 100% HTML5 courses (1st in the market) which can be launched within their system. Now, vendors do not switch their pricing structure and some components to match another, unless they see that they are legitimate players.

E-learning News September 2010

eLearning 24-7

This is a free webinar that will cover a specific topic each month – the debut session is October 14th, 2010 at 4 p.m. LMS Top 10 Forecast and Trends 2010 (885.7kb). Web Conferencing – the Players, the Duds, the Newcomers – includes a directory of all the vendors out there. Coming at the end of October 2010. A lot of news happening this month, so let’s get started right away. 911 E-Learning Webinar Series Kicks Off.

My first stab at a custom Articulate Community Player | LearnNuggets

NuggetHead

So I turned my attention to the building my own player instead. Please upgrade your browser At first glance, this can easily be done in Flash with simple buttons, but it’s a real-live-honest-to-goodness Articulate player published right from PowerPoint! The Player.

CellCast mSCORM Player Announced

mLearning Trends

We're pleased to announce the availability of the CellCast mSCORM Player , the latest extension to our CellCast Solution platform for enterprise mobile learning delivery.

Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player.

NuggetHead

The ‘skin’ of the player is all the look & feel pieces and parts of the final player. The basic layout of the player graphics are in place. Search Copyright © 2010 LearnNuggets.

Lesson I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player | LearnNuggets

NuggetHead

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , eLearning , tutorial Lesson I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player by Kevin on May 20th, 2010 To kick things off, a note on the words: “Player” and “Skin”.

2010 Predictions for Learning and Technology at eLearn Mag

Kapp Notes

Predictions for 2010 Check of the predications and add your own! Virtual Immersive Environments (VIEs) for corporate use will gain additional traction in 2010 with some major announcements concerning integration with more traditional enterprisewide software systems such as MS SharePoint. VIEs will begin to pull out of the trough toward the fourth quarter of 2010 as productive uses of these worlds begin to be exploited.

Preview of Flash Player on the Google Nexus One

eLearning Cyclops

Each time Flash appears on another mobile phone I get ever more hopeful about Flash becoming THE delivery platform for m-learning. So, will Flash be on the new Google phone that everyone is buzzing about? It is not currently, but Adobe will be making it available for download sometime in future and here is a preview. link] We are moving a little closer to a world were Flash is on every smart phone. iPhone, where are you? Adobe Flash Lite flashlite m-Learning Google flash

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.

Predictions for 2010

Clark Quinn

Virtual worlds are a little bit more still in flux (while Linden Labs’ Second Life is going corporate as well, some of the other corporate-focused players are in some upheaval), but the value proposition is clear, and there are still plenty of opportunities. eLearning Mag publishes short predictions for the year from a variety of elearning folks, and I thought I’d share and elaborate on what I put in: I’m hoping this will be the ‘year of the breakthrough’.

June 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

Smokescreen – The Future Of Flash Player? Related posts: April 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts SCORM Cloud- Will It Really Change The Game?

July 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad. This post talks of one such player – Frash – that runs Flash content on iPad/ iPhone in a Safari browser.

Why I entered the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards | LearnNuggets

NuggetHead

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , eLearning Why I entered the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards by Kevin on August 16th, 2010 Entering the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards this year was not in my sights initially.

Reflections on WES 2010

mLearning Trends

Our team just returned from a full week down in Orlando, Florida participating in Research in Motion’s 2010 Worldwide Enterprise Summit (“ WES ”) Conference which proved once again to be a spectacular event and learning experience for all in attendance. platform coming sometime in Q3 2010.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. A.K.A.

NuggetHead Summary of Learning Solutions 2010

NuggetHead

Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2010 held in Orlando, FL the week of Mar 24-26 was by far the BEST yet! Leave a Reply Feed Recent Why I entered the 2010 Articulate Guru Awards Lesson II, Part I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player What Tools Should We Learn?

HTML5 Fans Rejoice – Adobe Ditches Flash Player on Mobile Devices

eLearning 24-7

HTML5: Let the Games Begin – written in May 2010. Exciting news, I tell you. Especially for us fans of HTML5 who knew in our hearts of hearts that it was a superior product to Flash. Adobe announced today, Nov. 9th, that it is abandoning its work on Flash for mobile devices and instead focusing on mobile development of development of HTML5 for mobile. This will only empower folks in the e-learning industry who were pro-HTML5 and believed as I do, that it is the better route to go.

HTML5 in E-learning – Signaling the End of the Flash Player

CommLab India

For years, the Flash Player reigned supreme in the world of e-learning. It seemed that the Flash Player was destined to rule the technology-enabled learning world. This means that many learners could not access online learning on mobile devices, using the Flash Player.

Meridian Knowledge Solutions 2010 user's conference | LearnNuggets

NuggetHead

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags conference , LMS , Meridian Meridian Knowledge Solutions 2010 user’s conference by Kevin on April 23rd, 2010 Just got back from the Meridian Knowledge Solutions annual user’s conference.

Apple iPad: Who Is It Really For?

Upside Learning

MP3 Players? While the iPad may have an impact over the music industry, it don’t think it would affect the mp3 players market at all. There is a whole line-up of tablets coming your way in 2010.

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My mLearning Predictions for 2010

mLearning Trends

After many years of sitting on the sidelines and reading the postings of others, I've decided to enter 2010 with this new mLearning Trends blog where I can post my own scattered thoughts and musing about all things "mobile learning" and begin sharing my own experiences in the design, development, deployment and support of mlearning solutions for the enterprise. I'll start things off by offerings my own list of mobile learning-related predictions for 2010.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. e-Clippings (blogoehlert) , November 8, 2010**Please use W-A-S-D keys to move through this post, mouse to look around, space bar to jump and left-click to fire. Why Games Make Great Learning Solutions - Bottom-Line Performance , November 4, 2010Finally – I have time to write a blog post about some of the wonderful stuff I’m immersed in at DevLearn 2010. The New Features in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010.

On the Road with Internet Time Alliance, December 2010

Jay Cross

Over the course of 18 days in December 2010, I took part in learning events in seven countries. One vendor showcased the women’s world champion foosball player. Here are some of the things I learned. Brussels, Belgium.

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #10

Upside Learning

SublimeVideo [HTML5 Video Player]. It’s an HTML5 video player that will allow you to easily embed videos in any page, blog or site using the latest modern web standards. ELIPS Studio 3. ELIPS Studio 3 is a cross-platform mobile application SDK based on Adobe’s Flex Builder.

Small Microsoft PowerPoint & Adobe Flash Objects in Captivate 4 after Flash Player 10.1 Installation

Adobe Captivate

After upgrading to Flash Player 10.1, Un-install Flash Player 10.1 using "Start: Control Panel: Add or Remove Programs," restart your computer and then install the previous version of Flash Player - 10.0.45.2. Select Adobe Flash Player 10 ActiveX and click 'Remove' button. Under "Archived Versions" section, click on Flash Player 10 link and download the zip file containing all the Flash Player 10 exes. exe to install Flash Player ActiveX.

Table: Key Advantages of Serious Games/Immersive Learning Simulations

Kapp Notes

Sitzmann and Ely (2010) in a meta-analysis found that learners participating in simulation game learning experiences have 11% higher declarative knowledge, 14% higher procedural knowledge and 9% higher retention of training material than those trainees participating in more traditional learning experiences. Games use a combination of entertainment and active learning principles to immerse players in learning environment (Bruner, 1962; Piaget, 1951; Malone, 1981; Csikszentmihalyi, 1990).

Augmented Reality and M-Learning

eLearning 24-7

If you doubt that premise, you can look no further to see what are the big players in the industry. X-Box, Playstation 3, Wii – all offer real time communication with players around the world, and the ability to work.

Correlation Without Causation

The Peformance Improvement

Even David Brooks, a highly respected journalist and editorial columnist for the New York Times, demonstrates this bias toward causation in his December 7, 2010 column. Maybe when sports teams are winning, players are more likely to touch each other in the excitement of the moment.

Seeking Middle School Teacher Educational Game Testers

Kapp Notes

The student/player starts through the educational video game in a single player mode and then is thrust into a multiplayer environment where the students must work together applying the knowledge they learned in the single player mode to be successful.

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5 Good TED Talks On Games

Upside Learning

Games like World of Warcraft give players the means to save worlds, and incentive to learn the habits of heroes. Related posts: GBL 2010 – Recap (Day 2 Part 1): Serious Games What are Serious Games?

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Gamification of Learning and Training

Kapp Notes

The players must answer 10 questions, each of which involves a set of decisions. At the end, players see (anonymously) how their scores stack up. Players receive points when their labels match — validation that a tag makes sense.