April 2010 Monthly Roundup: 10 Most Popular Posts

Upside Learning

We talked on various topics in April – from LMS to Augmented Reality, from Games to AS 3.0 Below are our Top 10 posts for the month, each accompanied by a quick brief: Top 13 LMS (and Learning Technology) Blogs. Lists top 13 blogs that we follow for LMS and learning technology. The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS! Debates if Moodle or any other open source LMS is really free. Tools for Developing Augmented Reality Applications.

The 6 hottest learning trends for 2018 - Part 1: Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR)

Limestone Learning

What do you think of when you hear the words “augmented reality”? What about “virtual reality”? For many of us, AR and VR occupy the same vague territory—we know this technology exists but we’re not sure where it fits in or what to do with it. If augmented reality brings information to you, virtual reality brings you to information. Layar , Aurasma , Zapworks , Eon Creator AVR , ARToolKit (open-source) and AugmentedPRO.

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Code & Pixels: Transforming Learning through Technology

Use of IETMs for Navy Air Force Defence

Established in 2012, Code & Pixels Interactive Technologies Pvt. It provides end-to-end e-learning solutions specializing in the innovative use of technology. The shift from classroom learning to e-learning is credited to the new technologies in digital education and smart electronic devices such as mobile phone, computer, tablet and others. He also heads the Technology, Sales and Marketing wings. By the year-end, it will be ready with the technology.

Transforming Learning through Technology

Use of IETMs for Navy Air Force Defence

Established in 2012, Code & Pixels Interactive Technologies Pvt. It provides end-to-end e-learning solutions specializing in the innovative use of technology. The shift from classroom learning to e-learning is credited to the new technologies in digital education and smart electronic devices such as mobile phone, computer, tablet and others. He also heads the Technology, Sales and Marketing wings. By the year-end, it will be ready with the technology.

Google’s Stadia holds promises in Serious Games, VR and Mixed Reality

Playware Studios

What if I told you that Stadia is open source? The fact that it is open source means innovation and collaboration that draws on a pool of talent and know how that is far beyond any single company could muster. Articles Blog Technology Augmented Reality Cloud Computing Mixed Reality Serious Games simulation technology Virtual RealityGoogle recently announced , It’s next-generation gaming platform.

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GEOFF STEAD – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

ABOUT GEOFF STEAD (Head of Mobile Learning, Qualcomm): Geoff Stead and his team at Qualcomm use emerging mobile technologies to explore, innovate and champion how they should be used to enhance learning, and working. Learnnovators: We see a lot of promise in capabilities such as Mobile Augmented Reality, Near Field Communication (NFC), and QR Codes holding for ‘contextual mobile learning’.

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

The technology behind QR Codes is available as open source. This makes this technology a favourable and the most viable option compared to other proprietary tools. Bleam : This is a fast reading 3-dimensional QR code that is more accurate and fully customizable.This patented technology is highly superior to traditional QR Codes and even offers support for integrating Augmented Reality (AR) features.

TOP 18 INCREDIBLE RESOURCES ON USING QR CODES IN E-LEARNING & M-LEARNING

Learnnovators

The technology behind QR Codes is available as open source. This makes this technology a favourable and the most viable option compared to other proprietary tools. Bleam : This is a fast reading 3-dimensional QR code that is more accurate and fully customizable.This patented technology is highly superior to traditional QR Codes and even offers support for integrating Augmented Reality (AR) features.

eLearning: Top Posts of 2009 - Upside Learning Blog

Upside Learning

The Right Way To Go About Open Source LMS. The Right Way To Go About Open Source LMS. Augmented Reality in Learning. Blending Learning with Social Technology Components. Top 5 Traffic Sources. eLearning Technology. As we knock on 2010’s doors, it’s a good time to look at what we did on this blog in 2009. We started this blog in March 2009 and in its 10 month existence has more than a 100 posts.

2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

The arena of online learning is continually reshaped by technological advances. Just as we must pay attention to the latest research on learning and pedagogy, it’s important to be aware of current technological trends. What technology trends of 2009 have impacted online learning and will continue to do so in the coming year? Open Source Software. Open Source apps are usually free to download, which makes online learning more affordable.

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Showing the World

Clark Quinn

However, a recent chat in the L&D Revolution group on LinkedIn on Augmented Reality (AR) surfaced another idea. The systems exist: Layar commercially, ARIS in the open source space (with different capabilities). meta-learning mobile technology

The Evolution of the “Common eLearning Man”

eLearning Brothers

When writing this post, I’ve been amazed how quickly technology is progressing and how it is starting to impact the methodology of content delivery. The “common eLearning man” did not give up or become discouraged because of the advances in technology from 2000-2005. The turn of the millennium brought upgraded technologies, software, and methodologies. There was an increase of wireless access and search technologies like Yahoo and Google.

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

What always stuns me are vendors who state they know what their learners want, but in reality have no clue, because they themselves do not see the technology and its usage among the masses. A greater number of people, worldwide are using SaaS then ever before, mobile products, tablets – especially the iPad – is growing at a feverish pace, people are using online storage, beyond just placing photos and media, and open source is continuing expansion. Reality.

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5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. Augmented Reality and Kinect. If emerging technology has taught us anything, it is only a matter of time until it bounces into our space. I have seen continued interest and downloads for open source AR tool kits. There are consumer locations that have implemented augmented reality without using a mobile device to view it.

Creating an Attractive Online Classroom: Organizing and Optimizing Your Courses

eThink Education

We recommend using an open-source learning platform as this type of platform allows you to future-proof your learning ecosystem and employ a best-of-breed content strategy.

20 Free Online Resources and Software Every Students Should Know

Pinlearn

Massive Open Online Courses, online academies & software have sprung up as the most logical evolutionary entities that can help students focus on self-driven instructions, customized content and resource management. This online resource pool houses many valuable openly licensed textbooks. Companies can use this open-source tool for faster team collaboration, group chats and one-to-one messaging.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Branon Learning Management System App Stores Bob Little Apps, Not Courses Inge de Waard Augmented reality moves towards augmented learning with easy tools: Wikitude , Layar , ARToolKit. Situated learning (learning within context in a community of practice) grows thanks to augmented mobile reality. Open Educational Resources Matures 4. open up exciting opportunities for people to access relevant information where and when they require it.

Supporting Remote Work with an LMS

eThink Education

Finally, many open-source LMS platforms like Moodle and Totara Learn provide features that accommodate organizational communication, like forums, as well as interactive learning tools such as gamified learning , augmented reality and much more.

Going Digital: How to Move from Instructor-Led Courses to Online Distance Learning

eThink Education

Virtually every area of our life, from activities like filing taxes to applying for a job to even purchasing a car, is becoming streamlined through technology and education is no exception.

2020 LMS Trends: An Analyst’s Extended Enterprise Learning Predictions

Talented Learning

Ever since cloud technology burst onto the scene a decade ago, hundreds of new learning solutions have entered the market. Access Group Acquires Unicorn, UK’s Leader in Learning Technology Solutions. 10) Open Source Gains Legitimacy in Extended Enterprise Learning.

2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

As always, we try to use this blog post to speak from our experience as a learning technology partner to organizations that provide continuing education and professional development. In eLearning, we are at the very start of the hype curve with distributed ledgers: we can imagine the technology solving one of our recurring problems. There are other projects underway to solve it, including the MedBiquitous Activity Report standard and (in a sense) the Mozilla Open Badges project.

LMS Selection Checklist: How To Choose The Best One?

ProProfs

In a car dealership, the training will focus more on hands-on practice tasks and interactivity-driven multimedia lessons (with access to augmented reality). Cloud-based LMS or Open-source LMS? For many, an open-source LMS may appear as an attractive option as compared to the cloud-based LMS. When you choose to go for the Open-source model, the cost of ownership will escalate, add to the burdens of your IT team and it isn’t easy to manage.

Sahana Chattopadhyay – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Her work with various companies like Tata Interactive Systems, Zensar Technologies, ThoughtWorks and Future Group has given her a width of experience that spans instructional design, workplace learning strategy, knowledge management, social learning and community management, and people development. Her writings and articles have been published in papers like The Business Standard, Inside Learning Technologies Magazine, U.K., Technology is merely an amplifier and enabler.

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Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010. Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free) - eLearning 24-7 , June 7, 2010. Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources - eLearning Technology , July 13, 2010. 10 Unusual Sources Of Inspiration for eLearning - The eLearning Coach , September 29, 2010. Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources - eLearning Technology , October 25, 2010. Augmented Reality (118).

Computer Aided Learning: From pre-history to where we’re at in late 2018

Ed App

Now computer aided learning means learning on mobile phones , virtual reality and augmented reality in addition to desktop and laptop computer interaction. Source. Source. Source. Source. Source. Source. Virtual Reality-flavoured computer aided learning is already possible thanks to easily-available headsets and interactive systems such as Google Daydream and Samsung Gear VR.

Optimizing Your LMS to Enhance Learner Experience

eThink Education

However, the advances in new learning technologies over the last decade have made it possible to create more personalized, engaging, and assessable learning experiences for employees. Learning Technologies and Tools. Simulations and virtual or augmented reality.

Build your multi-device strategy in 6 questions

Sponge UK

Offering your formal training content in the same place as the other sources should be part of your plan. Which technology are they using? Elearning is sometimes criticised for not keeping up with technology. The truth is that new technology is being adopted faster than ever. This chart from Asymco shows the relative rates of adoption for various technologies since 1900. It’s clear that if a technology proves useful it can become ubiquitous within a few years.

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

Aggregation and Social Filtering Provide High Value eLearning Learning has somewhat become my singular source of great eLearning content. Open Content Potential But There are Challenges This year I spent quite a bit of time looking at where and how open content could get leveraged in different ways. Flash may Die and HTML 5 is Going to be Big 2010 opened my eyes are Flash and HTML 5.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

All the Open source systems – again you must add TinCan API on your own. Latitude Learning – only if you have the open source solution and you must add TinCan API on your own. Augmented Reality. While I did stipulate that I saw Kinect technology more so than AR in e-learning, the truth be told, vendors stayed away. . I love the end of the year. It enables you to look back and see the triumphs, the disappointments, the good and the bad.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. In addition, she indicates if they are free or cost money – which is not quite the same thing as open source. Interactivity meets reality. Open up the Navigation. Open for use?

LMS Vendors: How to Select the Right Vendor for your Goals

Hurix Digital

Easy to Update: In the age of technological advances, course content is ever-evolving. While there are many types of LMS available, the most popular is the Moodle-based LMS , an open source, free to download, flexible, user-friendly eLearning platform, supported by a global community and with over 68 million users worldwide from all types of organizations. The LMS they choose should include extensive and innovative features such as gamification and augmented reality.

Top eLearning Trends For 2018

Adobe Captivate

With newer technologies and devices, the approach and mode of eLearning adoption are changing rapidly, too. Virtual and Augmented Reality are currently the hottest modes of implementing training. Virtual Reality has been there for quite some time now. However, with Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality added to the mix, we have exciting new possibilities in the immersive learning space.

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources - eLearning Technology , July 13, 2010 I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions. Image Source: Apple UK. Augmented Reality for Learning - eLearning Technology , July 26, 2010 A colleague just asked me if I knew anyone who was using Augmented Reality for learning. eLearning Technology. Technologies is second which is an obvious dominant theme.

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43 Great eLearning Posts and 5 Hot Topics Including Google Buzz and iPad

eLearning Learning Posts

Yes, mobile moodle for iPhone is eminent, we will release open source code soon - Ignatia Webs , February 25, 2010 Exactly what it says - Mobile Moodle coming soon. To add to the changing learning landscape, technology has helped support and develop online learning environments in ways that were not possible in the past. Selecting an Open-Source Online Course Development and Delivery Platform , February 16, 2010 Clayton R. Best of eLearning Learning.

Free L&D webinars for December 2017

Limestone Learning

Friday, December 1, 2017, 10AM – 11AM PT: Management & Learning Will Change Forever (And You Need to Know How and Why) (Free for ATD members) The industrial revolution and the labour-intensive economy it spawned have been replaced by a mind-intensive knowledge economy that’s driven by technology, automation, artificial intelligence (AI), and globalization. Why supporting continuous learning, open communication, and “anytime, anywhere” collaboration is critical.

July Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Blog – Why Incompetence Spreads Through Big Organisations - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 5, 2009. How NPR is Embracing Open Source and Open APIs - OReilly Radar , July 16, 2009. Blog – How to stage a revolution - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 12, 2009. Informal Learning Flow Hot List.

E-Learning Early Indicators

eLearning 24-7

Emerging Technology? Continued growth for open source solutions; Moodle is still the king; especially in education, although it is slowly starting to appear in the business and government side. #2 Emerging Technology. I’d love to tell you that a mass number of vendors are incorporating emerging technology into their products, but alas it is not to be. Next Week: Emerging Technology: How the Kinetic Technology, AR will change e-learning for the better.

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