Flash Is Dead! Long Live Flash for E-Learning!

ATD Learning Technologies

The.swf file, the exported Flash object that plays in the Flash player in your browser, has been my friend for a long time. Indeed, I’ve been using Flash for my web e-learning projects since 2009. That was Flash version 3.0. No doubt, I love Flash.

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know

Aptara

Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know. In 1996 Macromedia first introduced the Flash Player, developed to play videos, animations, and audio and to support enhanced interactivity in web browsers. Flash Player is not supported on mobile devices (iOS and Android).

The Future Of E-learning Is Mobile – mLearnCon

Upside Learning

I am currently traveling in the US meeting clients and prospects in various domains and of varied business sizes. Related posts: Mobile Learning (mLearning) Applications – An Example Smokescreen – The Future Of Flash Player?

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How to Make Workplace Safety Training Modules Future Ready

Kitaboo

And just like we future proof everything else in business, workplace safety training modules too, must be made in a way that is always future ready. After this announcement, organizations around the globe are hurrying to convert all their Flash-based content to HTML5.

International E-Learning Part 2: How to Overcome the Challenges of Rolling Out E-Learning Across Different Countries

CDSM

Although we were under no pressure to render Adobe Flash Player obsolete within Honda’s e-learning programme, our commitment to HTML5 and JavaScript meant we avoided a logistical headache when the recent Flash vulnerabilities came to light.

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

Screencast of the Week - Jay Bailey and RapidFire Video

TechSmith Camtasia

Exporting to various sizes and formats is important as some clients use these as a " Digital Business Card " and actually want to e-mail a small WMV file, while others upload it and send a link. Still others want to embed it, with the Flash player, on their site's home page.

A Decade in eLearning – Then, Now and Next

Rob Hubbard

As LAS celebrate 10 years in business I find myself thinking back to what has changed over that time, what hasn’t, and what the future may hold. Flash is dead. Back when we could author in Adobe Flash it was possible to create all kinds of cool interactive content.

Part II : Where Are You with Your Blended Learning Strategy?

CraneMorley

In subsequent posts, we will dig deeper into strategic initiatives that can take your program to the next level of driving measurable business improvement. Tactical: Flash to HTML5 conversion – turning lemons into lemon aid. Flash to HTML5 conversion – turning lemons into lemon aid.

A Mixed Bag

Saffron Interactive

Unlike Adobe Flash, output in Articulate interactions have Flash content, and launch in Flash player, but this Flash content is self contained, and ‘invisible’ to the user. All you need to remember is that Flash player must be installed when running the course. Remember when Microsoft Office first erupted onto the scene, and we all had to learn how to incorporate PowerPoint into our business meetings?

5 Types of immersive technology for training

Matrix

While immersive technology is nothing new, people have started to talk more and more about it in the context of business training only in the last few years or so. What types of this not-new-but-still-new technology can be used for business training, you may wonder?

Extend eFront with modules for fun and profit

eFront

But what’s perhaps even more interesting is that you can build your own modules and share them with the eFront community (or keep them to your business, it’s your call).

Lesson I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player | LearnNuggets

NuggetHead

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags articulate , eLearning , tutorial Lesson I: Making your own Custom Articulate Player by Kevin on May 20th, 2010 To kick things off, a note on the words: “Player” and “Skin”.

The ongoing work of learning standards

Litmos

For interactivity, we originally used Flash, and now have HTML 5 as a more secure and reliable replacement. You could use any of the many authoring tools, such as Authorware, but you needed an appropriate player. Ultimately, it may be Caliper for education, and xAPI for business.

The Sound of Silence | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

For an excellent illustration of this problem, check out this great example provided by the always-interesting Cathy Moore (click the image to launch the Flash player): Courtesy of [link] So, why does narration in eLearning frequently do nothing more than parrot back what’s written on the screen?

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The Web without Flash is getting closer

Aptara

The Web without Flash is getting closer. By staying current, businesses can show that they understand Internet distribution. A general movement of Flash to HTML5 conversion has changed the fabric of the Web. Farewell to Flash.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Describing What You Do: Instructional Design

Learning Visions

Ellen Wagner says, " I Ds help transform intangible information assets into things of great business or epistemological value." I follow of course with “I design training for businesses…&# 9:34 AM Michelle said. I think Ill just start off with Marks "I design training for businesses." Of course, sometimes I just tell people that I can get their Flash player to install. Ellen, Im pretty sure you are a flippin genius, Flash player install or not.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

One year ago today, I offered nine predictions running the gamut of hardware, software, industry players and general market movements based on trends we were experiencing in the commercial mobile learning marketplace; here’s my analysis of where these predictions landed twelve months later.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

mLearning Trends

As in the past, this year’s list includes predictions across a gamut of new technologies, consumer/buyer trends plus a few anticipated seismic shifts in the world of business that should collectively reshape the landscape for the adoption and accelerated growth of mobile learning for businesses. Flash Falters, HTML5 & ePUBs Gain in Popularity.

Reflections on WES 2010

mLearning Trends

BBOS6 will provide a raft of new (and some long overdue) enhancements to the interface and web browsing experience and also serve to support new features like Flash Player 10.1

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

lack of Flash support). Time has proven us wrong on this prediction as it relates to OnPoint’s direct and channel business efforts around the world. The arrival of Adobe's Flash Player v10.1 And much of the promise of Adobe’s Flasher Player v10.1 A.K.A.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

As I stated in the previous post assessing my 2010 predictions, the size and complexity of mobile learning projects/programs will continue to expand across all geographical and line-of-business boundaries. Flash will still not be supported on iOS devices in 2011 but this fact will matter far less over time. As such, most business-centric social interactions must to seamlessly integrated into the enterprise learning environment and at every mobile access point too.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform

Mark Oehlert

Here is a little something for my geek bros and siss: "Temkin has always been careful to underline how one important thingabout OpenLaszlo is that it doesnt lock you into the Flash player,even though it takes advantage of Flash as a standard ubiquitousruntime. Laszlo is abstract from the Flash player. We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

The acceptance of mobile learning within the business community probably won’t happen with much fanfare, it will just happen and be accepted as a “norm” wherein the market no longer asks “should we offer learning to our employees (or partners or customers) via mobile device?”

Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: Beyond iPoding

Kapp Notes

The wide spread adoption of MP3 Players like Apple's iPod products has lead to an entire ecosystem of tools, accessories and content providers. Drexel's University's LeBow College of Business has 150 online students all over the world enrolled in its MBA program. The students can subscribe to the podcast through iTunes or listen to the information online via a Flash player interface. Another innovative use of an iPod or MP3 player is a game called iGAMEz.

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My mLearning Predictions for 2010

mLearning Trends

While I'm quite familiar with where mobile has come in the educational space, and our experiences have some nice overlap, the reality is our "world view" is very focused on how businesses seek to leverage mobile technologies to educate, inform and connect their workers, partners and extended business ecosystems. The arrival of Adobe's Flash Player v10.1

eLearning Cyclops: Signs of Being in e-Learning Hell #eLearningHell

eLearning Cyclops

Signs you are in e-learning hell (as a designer/developer): The Help Desk calls and tells you they are receiving too many calls regarding your course and the _ (pop-up blocker, Flash Player and/or LMS sign-on). It has extreme amounts of busy work and many of the assignments ask for the same information in different assignments. eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Pages. Free eLearning. Cloud Apps. About Me. Privacy Policy. Sunday, February 20, 2011.

My "Top Ten List" for Mobile Learning News in 2009

mLearning Trends

Flash Support Arrives for Mobile. The announcement of the coming availability of Adobe's Flash Player v10.1 That said, I still don’t believe this is the panacea many others think it is as Flash content will only work WELL on a select number of higher end phones and offers limited support for interactivity on most devices (e.g., I was recently asked by one of our strategic partners to offer my "Top Ten List" of the most significant events (e.g.,

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Eight Tips for LMS Implementation - Upside Learning Blog , February 17, 2010 In the past I have written a few posts mainly focused on making the process of selecting the right LMS for your business need – be it internal training management or selling training as a business. Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– Best of eLearning Learning. February 14, 2010 to February 28, 2010.

35 Top eLearning Articles and 6 Hot Topics for March

eLearning Learning Posts

The links are swf (Flash) files. Choose the Flash player to open the file and then you can maximize it for full screen viewing. Creating Assessment Questions that Measure Performance - Kapp Notes , March 25, 2010 While knowledge assessments have become more and more popular both in business and academia, there are still issues with the creation of valid and reliable test questions. Best of eLearning Learning.