Is HTML5 Ready for eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

Last week, while justifying Apple’s refusal to allow Flash player on iPhone/iPad, Steve Jobs wrote– “ New open standards created in the mobile era, such as HTML5, will win on mobile devices (and PCs too) ”. A few days before the launch of iPad Apple had released a list of ‘iPad ready’ websites having support for HTML5. Clearly Apple is backing HTML 5, CSS 3 and JavaScript for developing future web applications. Is it ready for eLearning Development?

HTML5: A future without plugins?

Aptara

Finding new ways to distribute rich and interactive content is a consuming passion for many different businesses. Such companies thrive on the use of languages such as HTML5, which allows development across everything from desktop PCs to iOS devices, a range that puts it beyond older technologies such as Adobe Flash. Developers seem to have their eyes on a better future of content production and delivery, one without roadblocks. Digital Content Development.

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7 Reasons Why You Must Convert Flash Games to HTML5

Hurix Digital

Adobe Flash is a software platform designed to support multimedia content production and display. It accepts inputs from the end-users through a mouse, camera, microphone, or keyboard, thus supporting bi-directional streaming capabilities. Adobe Flash ruled the internet for a long time.

Latest HTML5 convert: YouTube

Aptara

Ever since Apple made the calculated decision that its devices could get by without Adobe Flash, the pressure has been on for content providers to find a new way forward. Powering through its early challenges such as a lack of compatibility with old Web browsing software, HTML5 has proved its case among an increasing group of developers. Video streaming titan YouTube is now based in HTML5 for new browsers that support it. Digital Content Development.

Pressure mounting to lose Flash in Web content

Aptara

Pressure mounting to lose Flash in Web content. However, ever since Apple threw down the gauntlet and ditched the standard in its devices, the field has seemed wide open. This is a growing movement, with motivation ranging from concerns about Flash vulnerabilities to a desire for content that can appear on both mobile devices and desktop PCs with no loss in meaning. The collapse of old online languages and standards for rich content such as video expands beyond Flash.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Almost daily, new learning technology developers contact us to introduce themselves. However, because customer-facing departments typically fund, develop and deliver training to their constituents, they tend to prefer platforms that integrate with Salesforce.com and foster relationships with external constituents. Developing group conflict resolution capabilities to elevate team performance. However, the business model for selling online content is simple and profitable.

Multimedia experiences growing stronger in HTML5

Aptara

The movement away from using Flash in both internal and external content by businesses has been slowed by one important factor: This language has been seen as the primary distribution method for rich multimedia such as audio and video. The source noted that the occasion for the data's release is the fifth anniversary of the iPad, one of the devices that helped make Flash less relevant to content creators. The main reason goes back to the iPad and its fellow Apple devices.

Rich content being viewed on mobile devices

Aptara

Rich content being viewed on mobile devices. Businesses are gravitating toward rich content to spread their messages. On seeing how effective content is at attracting consumer attention, businesses all began to use this as a promotional tactic. Now, with the quality of visuals such a relevant part of the equation, it's important to think about what types of screens and operating systems will be used to access content. Digital Content Development.

Google underlines HTML5 importance with auto-convert policy

Aptara

This is a vital question for creators of content, as they need to determine whether their efforts are in the proper format to suit the times. The current schism worth studying involves how rich digital content appears online - for years, Flash was the standard. The source noted that Google is now presenting ad content in HTML5 format even if the original piece came through as Flash. Digital Content Development.

Predictions of HTML5 ascendancy gain urgency

Aptara

While Flash has been the standard for years, it can no longer offer the type of experience developers and users are after. While the recent development of HTML5 has been in the PC space, ReadWrite points to mobile as the culprit that turned things against Flash in the first place. In an era when Apple ruled the smartphone space, attempting to work in a medium that was not relevant on that company's devices began to seem like a losing proposition. Digital Content Development.

Best SaaS Conferences 2020

Coassemble

These events have ended, but still offered an on-demand style content hub of everything offered during the event: South by Southwest – All sessions available on YouTube Channel. Inbound – All content available for 119$ here.