Alternatives to (Enter System)

eLearning 24-7

Alternatives mean. I kicked off this series because I was tired of seeing all of these sites “best of” “top X” “read me rankings” where they compare a learning system to others, and list it as “alternatives” or some other nomenclature.

Top 5 VR Headset Alternatives To The Oculus Quest For 2021

Roundtable Learning

This article will overview VR training, differentiate between the three types of VR headsets, explore different cost factors for VR headsets, and provide five headset alternatives to the Oculus. . Five VR Headset Alternatives To The Oculus Quest.


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How online teaching opens up an alternative revenue stream for you

WizIQ Education & Technology

It’s no exaggeration to say that the work of teachers is essential to the health of any society. Great instructors possess the ability to delight and inspire and to have a positive influence on. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links. Education & Technology Online Education Teaching Online Virtual Classroom effective online teaching higher learning improve classroom outcomes Online Teaching online teaching maximization teaching tools

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Alternative Views of Blog Content

Tony Karrer

As Sue Waters pointed out to me about indexing blogs, "people don't use blogs that way" I completely agree with Ken that content seems to stream by and if you miss the stream, it somewhat gets lost later as there's the continuous flood. But it concerns me that Ken may be giving up on our mutual quest to figure out alternative views of blog content. I'm hoping there's still some interest and thoughts on what should emerge as alternative views of blog content.

Delivering streaming video to mobile devices

TechSmith Camtasia

Which is helping to drive the adoption of HTML5 as an alternate method of delivering video to mobile and desktop browsers. Photo credit: AdamKR. As you may know, the world of online video is going through some upheaval right now with at least two competing views of how embedded video should be delivered. And mobile video is at the center of the fracas.

Stream of consciousness

Jay Cross

Alternatively, they may begin with thought leaders’ overviews, perspectives, and pointers. The wisteria over my front gate is in full bloom, our plum trees are covered with purple pom-poms, the pear tree in back is snowy white with blossoms, and my allergic reaction is so bad that I can hardly think straight. With my immune system compromised and my defenses down, last night I tottered on the edge of the bottomless pit of raw, seething information that is the web.

Game Based Learning 2010 – Recap: Day 1

Upside Learning

His main point is pirates are looking for gaps outside the market and actually helping innovation of new products and services before they go main stream (when bigger companies copy them). I am really excited about the Augmented and Alternate Reality games and decided to join the next session on ARGs. Tags: Game Based Learning Augmented and Alternate Reality games Augmented Reality games Game Based Learning 2010 Games for Healthcare GBL Learning Games Medical Simulation

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Video Delivery Types in Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Captivate supports the following types of Video Delivery : Progressive download, RTMP Streaming, Flash Video Streaming Service (FVSS). RTMP Streaming. Alternate Web server for Video : Sometimes you need to host video on an alternate web server (other than the one which is hosting your SWF). You can do it this way: Upload the flv / f4v files to your alternate web server. Now the video is delivered from your alternate server.

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Tips For Creating Video-based Content And Choosing The Right Technology To Support It: Getting The Value Advantage Of Video-based Learning


The text alternative to a tutorial video is also useful for returning learners who wish to search for a specific topic or refresh their memory by skimming the content. ? Delivering Video-based learning with the ‘right’ Technology: Video-streaming technology has been under research now for many years because of the importance of this new tool in the delivery of video-based content to learners. Thus video-streaming is moving beyond the entertainment area into training and learning.

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Coronavirus content and more from Learning Pool

Learning Pool

Stream LXP . With Learning Pool’s Stream LXP, your learning can be transformed digitally in no time. . Learn more about Stream LXP’s capabilities now. .

Case Study of Magoosh: How to make a dent in a competitive market?


Nobody is going to pay to a bunch of unknown people when they have the alternatives like books, Kaplan, and others; even though these are expensive alternatives. Revenue streams. Between 2014 and 2019, the global test prep market grew at a CAGR of 7%.

HTML5: Standardize on MP4 (mostly)

ICS Learning

Now for the next big thing…a standard for support true-streaming video via HTTP! Progressive Downloading’ of video works now – link to a video and it’ll start downloading to your device, and the device player will likely start playing that video back as soon as it can… …but you can’t skip ahead and have the video quickly pickup at that point; to do so requires ‘true’ (“Adaptive”) streaming capabilities – like from a media server. MP4), what’s the alternative?

The 15+7 Best Webinar Platforms: Comparison Guide for 2020


This has proven to be especially true as we saw COVID-19 forcing things to change, encouraging businesses to consider alternative ways of exchanging information. 7 Alternative Ways to Host a Webinar. The budget-friendly alternative. Users report about mobile streaming issues.

5 Tips to Create Engaging Virtual Training Sessions


Not everyone has a great Internet connection, so look for ways to reduce the bandwidth usage of your video streams. Text chat is one alternative if you’re experiencing lag during class.

Events in Crisis? 6 Key Recommendations on What to Do Now & What to Do Next 

Blue Sky eLearn

Contact your venue and vendors for options on alternative dates. . Events in Crisis? 6 Key Recommendations on What to Do Now & What to Do Next . Recently, our partner, Naylor Association Solutions, released a white paper, Events in Crisis?

April Dunford and Obviously Awesome

Spark Your Interest

Sometimes this is for an extra revenue stream, or to change behaviour. Competitive Alternatives in the April Dunford Process. In the example of revamping a school program, what are the competitive alternatives? April Dunford and Obviously Awesome.

More Myths-Based Marketing

Clark Quinn

And one caught my attention (not least because the stream mentioned the myths book ;). As does aggregation and assessment of alternatives. Is it the rising lack of trust in what anyone says? Have we turned into a society where any crazy marketing works? It certainly seems that way.

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How To Create Video Marketing Content For Your Brand On Any Budget


Since you are trying to minimize investments, we guess you’d rather skip this one and choose the alternative. Add Live Videos to the Strategy Do you know that 63% of people aged 18-34 watch live streaming content regularly?

Tips for Managing Assets When Creating a Collaborative Course


This will help your team find assets quickly, build new components faster, and integrate up-stream and down-stream tasks more efficiently. Make sure that everyone is invited to raise concerns or suggest alternatives. Working with others on collaborative projects can lead to accidental mistakes among team members, including: miscommunicated goals. misunderstood responsibilities. mismanaged time or workflow. multiple people doing the same job without realizing it.

Securing your Video Player

KZO Innovations

A secure video player means content owners can select the level of permissions for groups, the level of user authentication, and secure the delivery of the video stream. The video stream can be securely delivered to protect against unlicensed viewing. Deliver Your Content over the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) KZO streams your video content over the SSL. If you want to remain the owner of your content, stream your video and you won’t lose ownership.

Some Things to Look for in Online Safety Training Courses

Convergence Training

Alternate Viewing Methods: Streaming. Although eLearning courses used to be available primarily through LMSs, now there are many opportunities to view and complete online safety training courses in streaming format the same way you watch movies from Netflix or Amazon Prime, and you can often buy in a per-per-view or subscription format. Click to learn more about streaming online safety training courses.

The two faces of blended learning

E-Learning Provocateur

The alternative face, and. The alternative face. The alternative face of blended learning treats each mode of delivery as a stand-alone resource, independent of the others. Similarly, consider a face-to-face session that is streamed live for those who can’t attend in person. In terms of instructional design, the complementary face is more sophisticated than the alternative face. What is blended learning? Well, it depends on who you ask.

Create a Collaborative Company Culture with an LMS


Streaming video. In the article Strategies for Collaborative Learning , Soren Kaplan says that the buddy system is basically “a support structure…that keeps people engaged,” where learners are responsible for “joint participation and contribution (co-development of a case study, alternating postings in the discussion area, etc.).”. In 1915, Edward C. Register said, “None of us is as smart as all of us.” Indeed, two heads are better than one, and ten heads are better than two.

How to teach online? Useful and easy tips to follow - Technology meets Education

Often technology fails, especially when it comes to using it in frontan audience or doing a demonstration using a technology tool, so having alternatives is imperative.

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Using Video in eLearning Part One

ICS Learning

Thanks to popular video sharing sites like YouTube and Vimeo, using real “in house” footage is now a viable, affordable alternative. We have found that compressing all video content allows quick access for users, smaller file sizes take up less storage space and help increase streaming and download speeds. Video is a learning game changer.

Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning

Origin Learning

It provides a simple interface on devices like smartphones, tablets and computers to capture the streams of activities that learners undertake by converting them into simple statements. A LRS can be a standalone platform; alternatively it can be embedded within a Learning Management System (LMS) too.Tin Can API basically allows LRSs to communicate with each other by sharing data and transcripts via multiple devices.

Fewer Full-Sized Courses. More learning snacks, ePubs, Videos, and Reference Tools

Bottom-Line Performance

ePubs and web-based reference tools offer a terrific alternative – at a fraction of the cost of eLearning course production. You can also use YouTube or Vimeo to let you stream it rather than sucking up your own server space. This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities. The white paper describes today’s learning landscape… then predicts 7 trends for the next 12 – 18 months.

How to Start an Online Consultation Marketplace Business


Especially after the COVID-19 situation, when the entire world was forced to stay at home, the need for online alternatives to the crucial aspects of life became non-negotiable. You also use Zoom alternatives: BigBlueBotton, OpenVidu, Jitsi, etc. .

Securing Internal Video Content 101

KZO Innovations

A secure video player means content owners can select the level of permissions for groups, the level of user authentication, and secure the delivery of the video stream. The video stream can be securely delivered to protect against unlicensed viewing. KZO streams your video content over the SSL. Stream Your Video. If you want to remain the owner of your content, stream your video and you won’t lose ownership.

Meridian LMS Named a Leader in 2020 Aragon Research Globe™ for Corporate Learning


” “At this time of major uncertainty in the enterprise LMS space, many buyers have embraced Meridian as a valuable alternative to their current LMS provider,” says Patrick Devlin, Meridian’s Chief Business Development Officer. “As Reston, VA – September 10, 2020 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions, the Reston-based Learning Management System (LMS) company, announced it has been named a Leader in the Aragon Research Globeä for Corporate Learning, 2020.

Digital Video: 10 Ways to Experience Modern Learning Live and On-Demand

Talented Learning

But now video-centered training is going mainstream, thanks to the rise of modern cloud-based learning platforms , high-speed wireless networks, connected mobile devices, social media channels and live video streaming standards like WebRTC. Here are some of the most popular ways organizations are improving learning experiences with live video streaming and on-demand content: 1) Virtual Online Meeting Tools.

Learning Pool adds 10 new US events to their calendar for 2020

Learning Pool

We’ll be showcasing some of the latest developments for our next-generation learning solutions, including Stream LXP and Learning Locker®, the world’s most widely installed LRS. Learning Pool is looking forward to exhibiting and speaking at a number of events across the United States in 2020.

Connecting your training business with integrations

Arlo Training & Events Software

But don’t worry too much about the technicalities – basically, it’s a computing tool that developers use to build processes that send information between systems either as a one-way (out or in), or two-way (out and in), stream.?.



In my research for my latest book, AI in Talent Development, I discovered that chatbots are an underused alternative. Artificial Intelligence is all around us, in our banking, our online shopping, even our streaming services for entertainment.

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Why We’re Excited About Open edX Hawthorn


Optimized video quality with adaptive video streaming. One reason that Open edX uses Youtube by default as its video player is that Youtube provides streaming capabilities free of charge. But, if you don’t want to put your video content on Youtube, an alternative option is Amazon S3. With Hawthorn, you now have the ability to offer both video streaming options with adaptive video streaming. You can use ffmpeg , which is free to use to set up the HLS stream.

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Give your Professional Associations a Worthwhile LMS Therapy


Each of these organizations is involved in providing education opportunities as a member benefit or incremental revenue stream. Evaluate and decide among the alternatives: By this point you have already shortlisted some LMS for your organization, what you need is now is to just evaluate these LMSs features, security measures, technology they support etc and come up with a final solution as per the requirement of your association. Do you know what are associations?

10 Tips for Using Synchronous E-Learning


Instead of being in the same physical location, the learning takes place using live streaming, video conferencing technologies, instant messaging, screen sharing, whiteboards, and other communication and collaboration technologies. It also offers benefits over its alternative – asynchronous e-learning. Make the Session Available to Stream or Download. 10 Tips for Using Synchronous E-Learning.