Future Of Flash Is Open Source

Upside Learning

Adobe, recently announced moving their open-source development to Sourceforge. Looks like a desire to speed up their open-source development around the Flash platform. The new portal called Open@Adobe will hold Adobe’s open source projects in coming days. We advocate the need of openness at Adobe especially for their Flash runtimes. Although Adobe has a range of open-source projects they haven’t yet fully “opened” both the Flash runtimes.

Why You Should Choose an Open Source eLearning Platform?

Pinlearn

However, here, I am aiming to drive a little deeper and explain why you should choose an open-source eLearning software for your company. In short, we will see how an open-source eLearning platform can make thing easier and implement cutting-edge training and development programs in an organization. What is an open-source learning management system? To understand open source eLearning software, let’s take the example of Android.

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Podcast 31: Inside Open Source Learning Systems – With eThink CEO Brian Carlson

Talented Learning

For example, today we welcome a leader in the open source learning community, Brian Carlson , Co-Founder and CEO of eThink Education. Join us as we discuss the latest developments in open source learning systems. Open source learning systems are widely used.

HTML 5 and eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Those of you have heard of HTML 5 will know it’s a new version of HTML and XHTML being promoted by Google and Apple in a bid to move the web away from proprietary technologies like Flash, Silverlight and JavaFX. The working draft of HTML 5 indicates a need to find suitable open source code which works on all browsers without licensing or patent fee. A couple of weeks back we posted about Silverlight posing some (at this time, actually little) competition to Flash.

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HTML 5 and eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Those of you have heard of HTML 5 will know it’s a new version of HTML and XHTML being promoted by Google and Apple in a bid to move the web away from proprietary technologies like Flash, Silverlight and JavaFX. The working draft of HTML 5 indicates a need to find suitable open source code which works on all browsers without licensing or patent fee. A couple of weeks back we posted about Silverlight posing some (at this time, actually little) competition to Flash.

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2011 LMS Award Winners plus a quick note on m-learning

eLearning 24-7

Under this mobile learning misrepresentation, I can tell you that nearly every system out there – can make this argument – because if you can open up Safari and go to the vendor’s web site and then into your SaaS based LMS – then guess what? Even some of the folks who have an app in the Apple store or Android store, follows a similar pattern. Click on the app and your default browser opens and off you go. Open Source Commercial.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short

Mark Oehlert

Main | The World Continues to Get Spikier, not Flatter » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short Adobes Kevin Lynch on AIRs Open-Source Road to the Desktop (WIRED):"This week, Adobe released version 1.0 Apple/iPhone/iPod Application Becomes the Platform Arrghh!!! e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Big Basket of Stuff #2.in

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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.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor

Mark Oehlert

I also know about the online version of Photoshop.whatever. I mean in an Apple sense of this phrase, Picnik just works. Apple/iPhone/iPod Application Becomes the Platform Arrghh!!!

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog)

Mark Oehlert

» June 24, 2007 100 of the Best Legal Free Full Version Games You Can Download Online (PC Gaming Blog) This is a great list.and the following post is 50 MORE games ! Apple/iPhone/iPod Application Becomes the Platform Arrghh!!! e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « First Look Viewer for Second Life Has Voice | Main | Who Are the Beavers? WE ARE THE BEAVERS!!!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone

Mark Oehlert

» April 03, 2008 Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone Its no Wikipedia but turns out the Encyclopedia Britannica has an iPhone optimized version. April 03, 2008 in Apple/iPhone/iPod | Permalink Technorati Tags : encyclopedia , iphone TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Encyclopedia Britannica for the iPhone : Comments The comments to this entry are closed. Apple/iPhone/iPod Application Becomes the Platform Arrghh!!!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Want RealPlayer without ads? Thank You BBC!

Mark Oehlert

According to this article in the Washington Post, the BBC required Real to produce a version of its player without ads. While the article doesnt give a direct link, I think this is the one here - of course I cant install Real Player at work so Ill have to wait until I get home or rely on someone out there for confirmation that this version of the player is sans ads but Im hopeful. Apple/iPhone/iPod Application Becomes the Platform Arrghh!!!

A peak under eFront’s hood

eFront

We’ll just give you a high level description of what powers eFront, the software analogous of opening the hood of a Ferrari to take a peak at its engine; you don’t need to be mechanic to appreciate that. eFront is distributed as an Open Source project, in the form of “eFront community edition” Open Source, in case you’ve missed the whole Linux thing, refers software that’s available for free, both as in free beer and as in freedom.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course)

Mark Oehlert

MSN article) » July 02, 2007 Gorman and Keen Need a Bicycle Built for Two (but built only by certified, qualified, licensed bicycle experts of course) Ive blogged about Andrew Keen before (but of course only in an amateurish way), but it is really easy to the impression that he and Michael Gorman are doing the intellectual version of spooning. He had me equating a fundamentalist Biblical belief and Blogging Excerpt from the opening paragraph of Gormans blog post " web 2.0:

Chad Udell on Tools for Mobile Development (#ASTDLN)

Learning Visions

Dreamweaver has this stuff built in for the newer versions. PhoneGap -- [link] the only open source mobile framework that supports platforms. Helps you bundle up content to an app that's distributable to a marketplace (android, apple, etc.) Chad Udell (@visualrinse) of Float Learning is doing a quick rundown of tools he uses to help design, manage and build mobile projects. This is day two of the ASTD Learn Now conference in San Francisco.

HTML5: Standardize on MP4 (mostly)

ICS Learning

And so now, again about a year later, we find that with Cisco’s recent contribution of their h.264 codec to the open-source community, Mozilla now has a way to integrate that codec support into their browsers (in a away they are comfortable with). There’s nothing standardized yet but ‘HTTP Live Streaming’ (“HLS”), developed by Apple, seems to have the lead…though there are several potential streaming protocol options integrated with a variety of media servers and end-clients.

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In case you aren’t quite sure what the deal with Adobe Flash is, here’s the Cliffs Notes version: Adobe Flash is a software platform that was designed to run video, animation, and games on any given webpage. In 2010, Steve Jobs himself wrote “Thoughts on Flash,” an open proclamation on the Apple website outlining the six major reasons iOS would not support the platform, heavily citing both crippling performance and security concerns.

A Hidden Gem in Captivate.

Adobe Captivate

4)Mention the version number(example 1.0), name of the app(Example My_App1) and the Package name (Example, (Test_package) for the app. Important Note: Free account allows one private app, unlimited open source apps. Refer to the apple developer support site and create an app developer certificate. Creating a Mobile App of ‘eLearning Module’ in Captivate itself. Adobe Captivate allows us to publish our eLearning modules as apps in a very easy way.

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Apple) peripherals. We got a working version up and running before the 2001 crash. He continued to have an impact, leading some of the major initiatives of Linden Labs as they went open source and met some challenging technical issues while negotiating cultural change to take down barriers. This is a name you’re not likely to know, but I can’t let his passing go without comment.

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #2

Upside Learning

Google will end Gears, an open-source plug-in project it launched two years ago to allow Web applications to function even when a computer isn’t connected to the Internet. Although it works with Microsoft’s Windows, Linux and some Apple Mac OS X versions, it doesn’t work with Mac OS X 10.6, Google Dumps Gears for HTML5.

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In case you aren’t quite sure what the deal with Adobe Flash is, here’s the Cliffs Notes version: Adobe Flash is a software platform that was designed to run video, animation, and games on any given webpage. In 2010, Steve Jobs himself wrote “Thoughts on Flash,” an open proclamation on the Apple website outlining the six major reasons iOS would not support the platform, heavily citing both crippling performance and security concerns.

DevCorner: Outside the Eye – Where App Innovation and Creativity Meet

TechSmith Camtasia

It allows you to open a web page or document with chords and lyrics on your phone and record yourself with the camera or microphone as you play through the song. It providers similar functionality to Apple’s “Atom Inspector”, “Media Info”, and other desktop applications that parse and display video files. It’s open source and available on GitHub. OpenCast is an open source Mac/iOS framework for controlling Google Cast devices, such as the popular Chromecast.

Why Author eLearning Content to Industry Standards?

OpenSesame

Since a native Mac version of Articulate does not exist users will need to install Paralles Desktop, VMware, or Apple Boot Camp. Real-time collaboration and version control is were these products stand out. Additionally, there are some open source products available at no cost.

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. I have seen continued interest and downloads for open source AR tool kits. Augmented reality opens those doors. In the past year: Apple has filed a patent for 3D Kinect experience using touch free gesturing. Another Apple patent includes allowing users via touch free gesturing to move content from one device to another (example from your iPad to your television).

Making Sense Of The iPad For Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

The noise about the release of Apple’s iPad has been a bit overwhelming. As Apple says, the iPad is slightly smaller than a magazine. In terms of input, the iPad has a virtual keyboard and Apple offers an auxiliary physical keyboard that connects to and charges the iPad. For eBooks, it’s using the ePub format, which is an open source standard allowing digital publications to work on different devices. Open Development Standards.

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Learning Tools – Do these really belong?

eLearning 24-7

Apple Smartwatch. Articulate Storyline (latest version). Still better than Adobe’s version. Audacity – It is a free, open-source audio tool. My initial post was going to be on a completely different topic today, but I decided to shelve it for another week, because of something that I saw on Linkedin this week. First off, Jane Hart put this together from whereas folks voted for the tools they use for learning.

LearnDash vs Teachable vs Thinkific – Comparing Top 3 LMS

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

On a similar note, Thinkific also lets you customize its theme code if you’re on one of its Legacy theme versions and using Pro Plan or other upgraded plans. Apart from PayPal and Stripe, you can also use Apple Pay or Google Pay for accepting payments for a one-time purchase model only.

Latest E-Learning Insight and News

eLearning 24-7

Equally of interest, are the increase in open source systems that offer for a fee, hosting on their own servers, rather than on yours. million (according to Apple). In some cases it is merely opening up the browser window, after you click on the app – which is self defeating the purpose of an app. Open Source Systems. Here is my list of the top three open source systems in the education/academia market.

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The future of e-Learning, according to Kasper Spiro | Change to learn

Challenge to Learn

Therefore, here is the first raw concept version of “The future of e-Learning, according to Kasper Spiro”. e-Learning started out as digitized versions of courses, the so-called page-turners. A few months ago, I met with to Joachim Levelt (the Dutch Education Sales Manager of Apple in the Netherlands) and we had an interesting discussion. Source of theory Ruben R. You say: “e-Learning started out as digitized versions of courses, the so-called page-turners.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Captivate Version 6. This is a free eBook authoring application by Apple for iPad. Impatica for PowerPoint Version 5. Maqetta is an open source project that provides WYSIWYG visual authoring of HTML5 user interfaces. Anyone can build mobile learning materials and publish to both HTML5 with cross-platform support for Apple iOS, Android, and Blackberry, as well as PC and Mac browsers.

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The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1

TalentLMS

Now, you could go with what everybody uses (Microsoft Word) or its open source alternative (Open Office), and both will surely more than capable for the task. Microsoft has the excellent Windows Movie Maker that comes pre-installed with most Windows versions (and it can also be downloaded online for free) and Apple offers its own very good iMovie editor for just $14.99. Deciding to embrace eLearning for your employee training has become a no-brainer nowadays.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry 2015

eLearning 24-7

This does not mean that you will get content versioning with it. One vendor duly noted that their product retains versioning, but due to time constraints, I was unable to verify it. . But, you can only get it if you buy the top tier package that the vendor sells or the “Enterprise” version. . Really robust, but they always have an issue with mobile OS specifically Apple. like what current version of Storyline did).

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Open Source not Proprietary like Flash. Google Chrome, Microsoft IE9 and Apple Safari supports h.264, a proprietary format. Yes: Apple Safari , Firefox 4.0 (not not live) and Google Chrome (you need the latest version, which is in beta, but can be downloaded and works). Open Source Players – as in you just want the player and that’s it:FREE – can’t guarantee how great they are.beta and on-going.

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Open Source not Proprietary like Flash. Google Chrome, Microsoft IE9 and Apple Safari supports h.264, a proprietary format. Yes: Apple Safari , Firefox 4.0 (not not live) and Google Chrome (you need the latest version, which is in beta, but can be downloaded and works). Open Source Players – as in you just want the player and that’s it:FREE – can’t guarantee how great they are.beta and on-going.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

H5P is a free, open-source, elearning authoring tool for smaller cloud-hosted activities. Price: Free, Open-Source. It is important to note that the free version of this tool allows up to 1 minute and 30 seconds of movie creation. In its basic version, the tool is completely free for 7 days, and full access to it is granted with a small annual fee. Questions come in varying form, open or close type and different variations. Keynote (Apple).

Podcasting for E-Learning: Editing and Producing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

As I discussed last time, non-linear editing applications are media editing tools which can randomly access the source material - and that’s it. Typically, audio is either recorded directly to a PC hard drive, or is imported from another source, in the same way as that text is either authored within the a word processor application, or a file is imported from another location. In non-linear editing, the original source files are not lost or modified during editing.

Top 10 Best Online Tutoring Software in 2020

Pinlearn

1. Apple Final Cut Pro. For video editing and creating professional video lectures on apple computers. It offers most of the video output formats supported by popular online tutoring software open-source, cloud, or social media. The latest version of the online tutoring software is called Articulate 360, which is a package of different articulate solutions. . Moodle is an open-source education software. The open-source version is free to use.