TalentLMS Goes Mobile (and offline) With Our New & Free, iOS App


Rather it aims to be its perfect companion for delivering offline learning , micro-learning and micro-certifications. The ability to continue learning while not connected to the internet, or as we industry pundits call it “offline learning”, is the flagship feature of the mobile app. What’s best, your progress will automagically get synchronized with the server when you go back online.

Terms e-Learning Designers Should Know


Synchronous: Synchronous learning refers to a learning environment in which everyone participates at the same time. We usually think if this as classroom training, but synchronous learning can occur on-line in a virtual classroom or web conferencing system. technologies grow in importance, synchronous learning can be facilitated on enterprise social networks and on on-line chat and instant messaging services.


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7 Must have features of an instructional design software and recommendations


Generally instructional design process is needed in both online and offline training. Videos, audio and animations makes your courses richer and more engaging to the user. With Wizcabin It’s easy to enrich your courses with video and audio. More over, you can easily add voice over to your text and easily synchronize your animations with audio. An instructional design software is useful in ensuring that the ID process is effective, easy and efficient.

Adobe Captivate: Say Hello to Version 7

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Provide audio feedback in response to the learner's drag-and-drop actions. HTML5 Support for Microsoft PowerPoint Import your PowerPoint project, including text, shapes, audio, and animations, into Adobe Captivate 7 and publish them directly to HTML5. System Audio Recording and Editing Record your system's audio along with your audio narration. Simultaneously record narration, capture screen motion, and synchronize audio with slides and timed objects.

How to Design Fantastic M-Learning with 9 Guidelines

Infopro Learning

Remember, your learners will be mobile and agile, and an m-learning module should be available to the learners both online and offline. Interactions with other learners can include both synchronous and asynchronous for communication and collaboration. Choose graphical and audio elements. Test your audio files to make sure they actually work in the devices you plan to support.

Introducing the TalentLMS’ App for iPhone & iPad


It also turns TalentLMS into an effective tool for delivering offline learning, micro-learning and micro-certifications. Offline Learning & Synchronization. The most important feature of the mobile app is that it lets you continue learning while being offline. You can download a course, get on a plane (or on a train or in a submarine), complete your training and then synchronize with the server when you get online. Mobile and Offline compatibility.

Developing Mobile Content — Fast and Far-Reaching


Courses that are available online can also be downloaded and read offline. Irrespective of how a course is accessed – online (if the course is on a web server), offline or while hosted on the LMS – the tracking mechanism is the same and is synched accordingly, even when the learner is using multiple devices to access the content at different times. Rapid authoring tools also ensure that the audio element is synchronized and renders well on the mobile platform.

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PowerPoint Add-ins – Develop E-learning Courses Rapidly

CommLab India

Its features include: Audio narration. The audio recording feature is so amazing that you can record audio and simultaneously synchronize it with onscreen text. You can also record videos using a webcam to embed them into the presentations, and create your own audio narrations. It also saves all integrated objects such audios, animations, and videos, and gives you output compatible with the SCORM 1.2

Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

Offline Browsing: HTML5 supports local storage of web application code and content, through the offline application cache, thus providing an offline web experience for readers on the move and without an Internet connection. With HTML 5, you can ensure that your eLearning content is mobile-ready and available to your readers anytime and anywhere, both online and offline.

Top Ten Learning Management Systems – July Rankings

eLearning 24-7

Also they have no online/offline synchronization which is becoming important to those TPs focusing on B2B and even B2C channels. #8 Toss in certificate, classroom management, improved user interface, Tin Can and online/offline synchronization for mobile and you have a winner. I’d also want to see online/offline synchronization which currently does not exist. . #4 A big reason is the lack of online/offline synchronization.

The Various Modes of E-learning for Corporate Training

CommLab India

The compatibility of web browsers with videos, audios, animation, and other media elements, make it a user-friendly medium to deliver the training. It is training accessed offline on computers. This uses various synchronous technologies such as web conferencing, video conferencing, etc. In this type of training, both the instructor and learners interact and share knowledge, either offline or online. Is there a way to train global employees with minimal costs?

The personalisation puzzle


The professional may choose media and devices to switch between written content, video or audio, and work with this content on devices ranging from PC to smartphone, or even good old paper. The personalisation puzzle. Petra Peeters , Marlo Kengen and Ger Driesen.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Those who aren’t are either offering native apps with online/offline synch or performing the shell game via the mobile web browser and calling it mobile learning. Online/Offline Synch. I am quite amazed at the number of vendors who really have zero idea on what the terminology of online/offline synchronization. Synchronization has now been completed. Audio editing – still no match to Audacity, a free program. I love the end of the year.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)


Podcast: Digital audio files used by millions of listeners to learn about a huge range of subjects. Synchronous learning: Instructor-led learning in a virtual classroom setting. Tin Can delivers a far more detailed view of learner progress, both online and offline. Last week, we decoded tongue-twisting eLearning terms from A-L.

Top 10 LMSs for 2013

eLearning 24-7

Tin Can compliment – but no native app and no online/offline synch. Tin Can API with online/offline synchronization – AWESOME! M-Learning offers online/offline synchronization. No Tin Can and thus no online/offline synch. Can leave text, audio and video feedback. No online/offline synchronization which is bizarre since education is going the way of tablets – including iPad rather than purchasing laptops and desktops.

10 Learning Engagement Platforms

Ed App

Mobile friendly, offline mode supported. Various study modes: Audio, identification, spelling, multiple-choice. Since it is a virtual classroom, there should be an administrator who’s managing the classroom to organize synchronous or even asynchronous learning.

Top 10 eBook Apps for Education


The app allows students to easily download eBooks and read them anytime on their devices with its robust offline reading feature. KITABOO eBook app supports audio, video as well as images to provide an interactive learning experience to readers.

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How To Create An Online Language Learning Website Like Verbling


offers free language courses with an optional subscription plan for an ad-free and offline learning experience. Live language training platforms like Verbling fill this gap by offering language training via real-time audio and video chats with native speakers (and trainers). Learners can audio/video chat with native speakers, enroll in video language classes offered by hundreds of tutors on the platform.

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

SCORM compliant learning object generator, customized editing interface, web based media player that works across multiple platforms, video/audio, image slides, text synchronization. Authoring Pro – Developer and International Edition - comes with audio editor, video editor, image editor, screen capture and screen camera. Embed audio, images and Flash objects. Audio recording and editing. Tools these days come in three flavors.

What Is Learning Management System, Its Features, And Advantages Of Using LMS


An efficient LMS would allow instructors to create engaging and interactive courses that have a combination of relevant text, images, audios, video, etc. .

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Top 20 Employee Training Tools

Ed App

This training tool allows your employees to access learning resources even while offline and also comes with a Cloud Roster feature that encourages users to learn what skills they should train for by exploring in-demand skills from specific job roles.

Creating Courses that Foster Innovation


Audio Conferencing: In e-Learning, audio conferencing has an important role to play in resource sharing. Some learning management systems allow audio files to be stored over long periods of time for student education. Audio conferencing can also be used in a situation, wherein real-time interaction is required (like learning a new language); this helps teachers bring real-life experiences to the classroom.

Mobile Learning – Is it melting away?

eLearning 24-7

Less than 1% offer online/offline synchronization. T-Mobile users have streamed (video and audio) over 57GB in four months, AT&T and Verizon have jumped in to offer video streaming to their user base – oh and with T-Mobile they are achieving this without impacting end user’s data plans. . The other day, I was listening to the classic 80’s tune, I Melt With You. While you can argue that the music video is lame, the song itself stays true and lasting.

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Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

Works even when offline. Text to Speech, Automatic Voice Recognition, Audio Social Learning. As aforementioned one company called Wimba already has audio – voice capabilities within their social learning product, so that learners can say their comments on a discussion board and other learners can hear the voice comments rather than read them. Or with audio recognition be able to open windows in a RCAT, locate a file and then say upload. Offers offline reading.


Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

Read, share, print or send to mobile devices: ebooks, spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations/slides, documents, images, audio/video – user generated. Expand it, so that e-books, documents, audio files can be viewed on e-book readers, if it is ePub (the most used format, and recognized with every e-reader, sans Kindle) it will work. Tutorials can be e-books, audio, video (mp4, avi), web based training courses. Incorporate end user generated audio/video.

Four LMS Trends whose hype isn’t meeting reality

eLearning 24-7

Yeah it is rocking, but the hype would have you believe that everyone is going with native apps and on/offline synchronization. A couple of vendors pitch on/offline players which can only be used with a laptop. So, if you have a lot of video that 10GB is going to go much faster than say if all you had were courses with the usual fare of video links, small embed video files, audio files, image files, documents and content in general. Let me ask you a question.

A guide to HTML5 elearning authoring tools


Better handling of multimedia , such as audio and video. Hosting content via the web, or offline with the Gomo app. Create video lectures using voice over or synchronized sound. You’ve probably heard: Flash is dead! Well, it will be by 2020 anyway. In its wake, HTML5 authoring has become the industry standard for L&D teams looking to produce modern, interactive and multi-device elearning.

Storytelling and Video Solutions at ATD TechKnowledge 2018


A coach, mentor, or instructor can review the video, and stop and provide feedback that is synchronized with the playback. xAPI is a better choice for mobile learning, offline learning and where custom extensions might be needed. For the more budget conscious, Mentor demonstrated its Evaluation Platform, which allows learners to submit videos, audio recordings and documents. Storytelling.

Summer Course Authoring Tool Rankings – Top Ten

eLearning 24-7

Audio recording and editing. Work offline with their optional Studio Server – extra charge. Synchronized transcripts – ideal for video. The summer is nearly upon us (or in LA it is already here) which means you can expect the following in your hometown. Annoying summer related songs – from Cruel Summer to Summertime and everything else. Big blockbuster movies – some that will make you cheer and others that you will demand your money back.

7 Holiday “treats” from our team


Can be set to synchronize users with HR systems directly, so your HR team does not have to do this manually. Prefer certain content types: Mobile devices love video, audio, and tests while they hate SCORM and iFrames. Make them offline available: TalentLMS offers the ability to consume courses while offline. More than just one course after another, an engaging eLearning experience is the sum of many diverse, custom-built elements.

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10 Training Video Software

Ed App

The software also contains avatars and interactive scenarios in which audio and text files, photos, and deep focus frames can be inserted through its drag-and-drop authoring tool. If you are a premium member, there is an offline viewing option available. .

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


HTML5 enables video and audio content to render directly in a browser. Digital audio files used by millions of listeners to learn about a huge range of subjects. Synchronous Learning. Synchronous Learning is instructor-led learning in a virtual classroom setting. xAPI delivers a far more detailed view of learner progress, both online and offline. From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around.

Placing MOOCs in the context of your organization

Your Training Edge

The first segment comprises of: - Creating course syllabus and structure; - Developing content by using information collated from various sources such as books, the internet, professors and professionals; - Transforming collated content into lectures as well as rich textual, audio and visual aids by a team of designers, videographers, editors, trainers and subject matter experts (SMEs).

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)


Blended learning: The combination of traditional face-to-face (or synchronous) learning methods and technology-based online learning (asynchronous) methods. When creating blended learning, consider how each goal might be best achieved in either an online or offline setting. Compliance learning content usually includes online text, audio and videos elements, with a corresponding risk assessment. HTML5 enables video and audio content to render directly in the browser.

Producing Podcasts: Some Considerations for Content Creators

The E-Learning Curve

Anthony Bates, author of Technology, e-learning and distance education (2005) states that audio (via radio broadcast) has been used in education for over seventy years. It was the emergence of the internet that genuinely facilitated audio and visual media-based learning. E-Learning resources are available on-demand, via synchronous and asynchronous channels Anywhere. Content can be viewed both online and offline for maximum flexibility.

Best ePUB Readers for Android Users


Allows you to download the eBooks and read them anytime on your devices with its offline reading feature. Allows you to download and read books in offline or inflight mode. Supports video, audio, and images to offer an interactive reading experience to the readers.

My forecasts for 2017

eLearning 24-7

Let’s not forget that MOOCs follow the higher education approach to learning, synchronous based (which time and time again, does not work). . Anyway, a vendor who just goes “you have to have the net – i.e. no offline capability,” already offers all this. As in, learners share content, images, video, audio, documents, and so forth. And the crowds roared. And the people sang from the hilltops. And a lot of prognosticators wouldn’t stay it.

[IN DEPTH ANALYSIS] Does a sense of community matter in online training?


Firstly, because eLearning programs pose particular challenges due to, sometimes, lack of synchronicity, or the “face-to-face” interaction of learners with teachers/trainers, or even with their peers. It is a complex process comprising doing, communicating, thinking, feeling and belonging, which occurs both online and offline.” Learners should be invited to publish non-text content (visual, video, audio, etc.).

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

28 Web Conference Training Tips - eLearning Weekly , July 10, 2009 Learning to use web conferencing technology is pretty easy, but there is a lot more to training via web conference than just putting on a headset, dialing up an audio-conferencing bridge, and logging onto the application. It has been a while since I wrote about synchronous online facilitation is a focused way. And in future they’ll have to blend online and offline activities.

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