HTML5 for Mobile Learning Development: The Top Four Reasons for Choosing HTML5 as an Authoring Tool

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A survey on the most preferred tool for mobile app development revealed that, HTML5 was the technology of choice for the majority that is 41% of the users. There are more reasons to add to the list; we bring you the top four reasons that most developers share when asked the reasons for adopting HTML5 for mobile-enabled learning. When HTML5 first launched, it was supported only by the Firefox browser.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #2.in which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. Tetris Effect ) Special Reports 10 Emerging Technologies 2008 (Technology Review): includes Offline Web applications , Connectomics , and reality mining. " The Top 10 Free Educational Video Games (John Rice) Game programming tools (Tony Forster ) 21 days of Wiki Adoption (Stewart Mader) Wikis at Work: Benefits and Practices by Jeanne C.

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This Week on #TalkTech: The Educational Console, Open Badges, and Playing in Pairs

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With more and more positive research, how far are we from a true educational console—one that could be adopted in schools and workplaces? What about the Xbox Kinect and the amazing things that hackers at home have done with its motion sensing technology? This is a cool new concept from Mozilla, the creators of the Firefox browser. #TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats.

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Mercury XRS: What it is, How it Works, What it Could Mean For You

Roundtable Learning

The training industry has adopted virtual reality and augmented reality. However, the technology advanced rapidly, developers multiplied, and costs came down. Once the software is up and running, it uses cloud-based API technologies to send messages from the device to your dashboard. .

Multimedia Wars: Flash or HTML5

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HTML5 is being hailed as equally competent in developing rich-media, adopted by Google and Apple. Firefox will most-probably support it in future and Internet Explorer 9.0 e-Learning Tools & Technologies Flash HTML5 The web has gone though a metamorphosis in the last two decades to find glory in its present avatar. It is glorious indeed – Multiple browser options, varied platforms and a media-rich feel.

Ring in the New: Flash E-learning to HTML5

CommLab India

Be it Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, Google’s Chrome, Apple’s Safari, or Mozilla’s Firefox, learners can access courses immediately. All mobile browsers have adopted HTML5. Learning Technology flash to html5Ring out a slowly dying cause, And ancient forms of party strife; Ring in the nobler modes of life, With sweeter manners, purer laws. - A stanza of the poem In Memoriam , by Lord Alfred Tennyson.

Multimedia experiences growing stronger in HTML5

Aptara

There is an urgency to adopt HTML5 and begin the journey away from Flash.". To commit to Flash to HTML5 conversion, organizations must be sure the latter technology is ready for prime time. The news source explained that though there are still some differences between the features supported by different browsers, there is an urgency to adopt HTML5 and begin the journey away from Flash. Firefox joins the crowd. Multimedia experiences growing stronger in HTML5.

The Best eBook Platforms for the Post-Readium Era

Kitaboo

There are a number of alternative reading systems based on Readium technology (ReadiumJS, Readium SDK and/or Readium LCP) available. These are some of the recent, native Readium test apps on mobile platforms created to demonstrate the current Readium technology. Evident Point strives to make sure that Readium always stays ahead in terms of technological development. Technological developments around the standard and digital publishing in general by Readium was also under W3C.

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Online multimedia content in e-learning: Flash vs. HTML5

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A lot of technological advances support this pull method, with most LMSs permitting the embed of multimedia content files in the online courses. The last few years had witnessed a strong debate over the two technologies that make possible the embedding of multimedia content files in a web page: Flash and HTML5. Flash is a mature technology that runs well on all browsers, including older versions of Internet Explorer, which some businesses still use.

Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 elements

eFront

In order to create shaded boxes use: -moz-box-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #888; -webkit-box-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #888; In order to crated shaded text use something like: text-shadow:1px 1px 1px #000000; The theme We started from the standard blue theme extending it to be simpler (by removing the background header and adopting a neutral white background color). Compatibility Rounded corners are supported by Firefox and Safari. Shaded letters are supported by Safari, Firefox and Opera.

BLOG: The death knell for IE6 and what it means for everyone (yep even you!)

Unicorn Training

It wasn't very compliant with technology standards but many websites and business systems were built against its non-standard way of working.As In the meantime other web browsers and devices, such as Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Apple Safari, have become much more common, especially on mobile devices.There has also been a key strategic shift - these so-called ‘modern browsers’ are only supported in their latest versions by their respective vendors.

LearnBrite and Microsoft: A Match Made in Virtual Reality Training Heaven

Learnbrite

More and more companies are turning to collaborative Virtual Reality (VR) training and education environments, while early adopters are already seeing impressive results. Large and small companies alike need access to innovative technology to better prepare employees for both the virtual workspace and real-world applications. It works hand-in-hand with Microsoft’s leading technology to offer the world’s most accessible experiential learning.

Flash is Dead: Long Live HTML5 for eLearning

LearnUpon

Adobe Flash technology has helped support the delivery of online multimedia content for nearly two decades. Three popular eLearning formats are also largely dependent on Flash technology for their delivery medium: SCORM, Tin Can (xAPI), and video. Flash has been a useful technology for developers working with a broad range of online content types for many years – 20 maybe? Browser and HTML5 technologies should continue to mature to close the gap in these areas.

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

And if HTML5 is key to delivering eLearning on the iPad, but unless your organisation is adopting the iPad as the ‘preferred’ device, HTML5 may not be the best option for developing your eLearning. HTML5 works best with IE10 and browsers like Maxthon, Chrome, Firefox and Safari. Web-apps, however, are built in standards-based technologies such as HTML5, CSS3 etc. Of course it doesn’t end here and as with technology there is always another option.

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Using Pattern Libraries for Accessible Elearning: Insights from CSUN 2018

The Learning Dispatch

The 33 rd California State University, Northridge Assistive Technology Conference (CSUN) is like all good conferences: so much information so quickly that you fear your brain is about to melt. (By Sean Kelly and Thomas Dinkel identified three key behaviors developers can adopt to ensure accessibility ( presentation available here ): First, validate the code. Technology changes, as do challenges. Making elearning accessible is the right thing to do.

5 things you (perhaps) don't know about eFront

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As a hint I would suggest to download and use S3Fox, a firefox plugin that allows you to upload files to an S3 bucket from within Firefox. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 9/22/2010 5 things you (perhaps) dont know about eFront Through time eFront has become extra feature rich.

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

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Business of Learning - eLearning Technology , June 15, 2009. Google Wave as a Learning Tool - Learning and Technology , June 12, 2009. Expert Level Answers via Social Networks - eLearning Technology , June 8, 2009. eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009. Individual Value Required - eLearning Technology , June 11, 2009. Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List - eLearning Technology , June 9, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. June 2009.

July Informal Learning Hotlist

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Blog – Why Incompetence Spreads Through Big Organisations - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 5, 2009. Blog – How to stage a revolution - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 12, 2009. Brain Surgery Using Sound Waves - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 20, 2009. Nanopillar Solar Cells - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 5, 2009.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Digital content needs to be created in such a way that accommodates these assistive technologies. If training is either made by or delivered to a federal agency, it’s covered by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, which requires information and communication technology (including elearning) to be accessible (See Maureen Orey’s TD at Work publication “ Designing Section 508 Compliant Learning ” for more detail (purchase required)).

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Digital content needs to be created in such a way that accommodates these assistive technologies. If training is either made by or delivered to a federal agency, it’s covered by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, which requires information and communication technology (including elearning) to be accessible (See Maureen Orey’s TD at Work publication “ Designing Section 508 Compliant Learning ” for more detail (purchase required)).

Hot List - April 1, 2009 to April 11, 2009

Tony Karrer

Top 100 eLearning Items - eLearning Technology , April 7, 2009 Interesting that my own post got the top spot. With solar powered technology you will get all the workspace and electrical independence you need, even in your back garden. in Technology, Innovation and Education, where she studied how new media and emerging technologies can be used to effectively educate children. from 2008 to 2013 for learning technology products and services.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

If the technology infrastructure does not enable internet connection and the only availability is mobile, then m-learning on a smartphone is workable and clearly acceptable. Fastest growing markets for early adopters: tablets & PGPs. When everyone was using Internet Explorer, one vendor said, hmm what about “Firefox&# – and it worked. The technology is saying it.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. Meebo has said that this API will " further accelerate the widespread adoption of Meebo rooms." Lucky for you theres some cool 3D technology coming out of Stanford called Make3D. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Welcome to Creepy Valley - Motion Portrait - 3D Facial Animation | Main | Big Basket of Stuff #2.in

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Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Let us address the technology aspect. Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning - eLearning Technology , September 14, 2010 Some challenging questions are being raised in this month’s Big Question - Voice Over in eLearning. Promoting Distance - Learning Technology Learning , September 24, 2010 Recently I have arrived at the opinion that developing a viable distance learning offering is the way to go for Higher Education. Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

There are enough vendors who are not going into the widget space, but are enabling the integration possibilities of APIs, which are really offers a powerhouse potential (a future emerging technology topic). Firefox, Opera and IE9 are in the pipeline. How will the LMS/LCMS vendors adopt, since other vendors in the mobile space are likely to follow suit (granted, not all). Adapt to the marketplace and be willing to embrace social media and emerging technology.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week)

Mark Oehlert

Assign a champion to each wiki and havethat champion observe contributions that people make to the wiki; thechampion will help foster employees who adopt the important "shaper"role within the wiki. Ask wiki participants to keepwatching for repetitive activity to evolve and enhance wiki technology. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Hey! I made a Blidget!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Mark is very late to the virtual worlds big news about SL and IBM.

Mark Oehlert

The good news is that Second Life ne Linden Lab, has announced a partnership with IBM to "develop new technologies and methodologies based on open standards that will help advance the future of 3D virtual worlds." The list of items to be worked on is also impressive: *"Universal" Avatars: Exploring technology and standards for users of the 3D Internet to seamlessly travel between different virtual worlds.

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LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

If the technology infrastructure does not enable internet connection and the only availability is mobile, then m-learning on a smartphone is workable and clearly acceptable. Fastest growing markets for early adopters: tablets & PGPs. When everyone was using Internet Explorer, one vendor said, hmm what about “Firefox&# – and it worked. The technology is saying it.