Things to Remember When Designing Courses for iPads

Origin Learning

If you look at iPads in particular in the US alone, an estimated 85 million people will be using the tablet by 2016. For the same reason that you might prefer to play a strategy based game on an iPad instead of a smartphone, an employee might like to view a presentation on an iPad too. Plus if you have a lot of iPad users in your organization, you have reason all the more. What is it in the iPad screen that makes it much better than others?

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6 Key Benefits of Using Automated PDF to ePUB Converters

Kitaboo

In such a case, PDF to ePUB converters serve as an excellent solution that publishers can use. Among the other reasons why publishers need a PDF to ePUB3 converter include – High-speed conversion of PDF files to ePUB. By converting PDF to ePUB3 , you can allow your readers to enjoy reading across different devices including iPads, iPhones, and other popular eBook readers. Also Read: 7 Best eBook Converters for Bulk Conversion.

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7 Best eBook Converters for Bulk Conversion

Kitaboo

This blog lists down the 7 Best eBook Converters. In an effort to keep up with this ongoing trend, a large number of publishers are streamlining their production by converting their publications into digital books or eBooks. But what is the need for anyone to convert their work into digital format when original printed copies were already published? The primary reason behind the increasing number of books being converted into eBooks is their ease of portability.

MOBI to ePUB Conversion Made Easy with These 7 Converters

Kitaboo

Using a MOBI to ePUB Converter allows you to read your eBooks on more eReaders or simply transfer Kindle MOBI books to other devices. After converting them, you can read your eBooks on non-Kindle devices as well. Top 7 MOBI to ePUB Converters. Here we are discussing the top 7 converters you can use for MOBI to ePUB conversion – 1. One of the best tools available to convert MOBI to ePUB , ePUBor can complete the task in no time. Calibre eBook Converter.

PowerPoint: Converting Presentations to HTML5 with iSpring Converter

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 But in iSpring Converter , I have finally found a PowerPoint distribution tool to really like.   Here's what iSpring Converter does. Imagine you want to create an eLearning module in PowerPoint and then distribute it--to everyone (even people on iPads and iPhones).   Enter iSpring Converter. I am happy to report that after conversion with iSpring Converter my actions and triggers still work beautifully!

HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate 5.5 is here!

Adobe Captivate

I’m really excited to share with you that we have HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate 5.5 With the HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for your mobile devices that do not support Flash content. HTML5 Converter iOS iPad iPhone rapid elearningout on Adobe Labs.

Creating iPad apps using Rapid eLearning authoring tools

Adobe Captivate

Dustin shows not just how to use the HTML5 converter, but also how to convert this into an iPad app and test it using Adobe PhoneGap. Rapid eLearning HTML5 Contest ipad apps Rapid Authoring rapid elearningThis video from Dustin has been gaining in popularity across our FB and Linked-in forums. I’m posting it here for the benefit of our blog readers.

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Articulate Storyline vs. Adobe Captivate 6 for iPad Publishing [FAQ]

mLearning Revolution

One of the questions I get asked frequently is whether I’d recommend Storyline or Captivate 6 to a company who needs to publish their desktop eLearning specifically for learners to consume it on the iPad. First off I think this question is fairly shortsighted because I believe real multi-screen design and deployment of “ learning ” should go beyond just publishing for iPad consumption. eLearning Mobile Learning Captivate featured HTML5 iPad mLearning Storyline

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Show PowerPoint on the iPad for Free

eLearning Brothers

SlideShark is a great (free) way to view PowerPoint presentations on the iPad. All you need to do is upload your PPT to a secure online account and they’ll convert it. You then use the SlideShark app to download and view your new presentation. All fonts and graphics are retained. Colors remain the same. Your animations still work. To navigate your new presentation you just tap and swipe the screen. You can also swipe up to reveal a list of your slides.

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Three Things to Know Before Designing Training for the iPad

Mindflash

So if you are a learning experience (LX) designer, you should be preparing yourself for the day when you need to design training courses for people who use iPads. It is inevitable and before you object, understand that training on an iPad is not just for field sales teams and corporate road warriors who travel every week. Do not just roll out a training course on an iPad simply because there are people in your organization who have iPads.

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How to Convert Flash to HTML5 at Scale

Hurix Digital

Why should you convert Flash to HTML5? Everyone needs to convert Flash content to HTML5 due to the following reasons: – Flash will die: Back in 2017, Adobe announced that they’d be phasing out Flash by December 2020. So, all the Flash-based videos, games, and websites on earth would have to be converted to another format for being accessible to netizens. Not responsive: Flash has never been supported by iPads, iPhones, and other iOS devices. Click Convert.

HTML 5 Converter for Adobe Captivate In the Works

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe is hard at work on an HTML 5 Converter that will allow Captivate 5.5 content to play on the iPad (including the rich interactivity you currently lose if you publish as an iPad video). You can be alerted about a preview here. Adobe's Technical Communication Suite Captivate

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16 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 17

Upside Learning

So what is the deal with iPad 2 that had led to a mania of sorts? More on tips and tricks that will help you get the most out of your iPad, digital story telling and the future of the tablet. Speaking of the iPad, the growth of mobile devices has led to an increase in social and informal learning. Buying an iPad 2: What You Need to Know. Are you interested in procuring an iPad 2 in its first few days of release? Digital Storytelling With The iPad.

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Embedded.mp4 video unable to show on iPads

Adobe Captivate

However, when viewing the course on an iPAD the videos are static black rectangles and never progress. I thought perhaps I could convert the videos to.wmv and re-embed them and see if that would work… nope. The post Embedded.mp4 video unable to show on iPads appeared first on eLearning. Hello Captivate community! Hoping someone out there can help. I’m working in Captivate 2019. I have a project that has 4 small videos embedded within.

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Captivate Training: Best Practices for Creating HTML5 Courses using Adobe Captivate 5.5 and HTML5 Converter

Adobe Captivate

and HTML5 Converter Date and time: Tuesday, 17th April, 2012 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Michael Hinze, Adobe Captivate Expert, as he shares the best practices of creating HTML5 Courses using Adobe Captivate 5.5 and HTML5 Converter. HTML5 HTML5 Converter iDevices iPad iPhone mLearning mobile Learning rapid elearningTopic: Best Practices for Creating HTML5 Courses using Adobe Captivate 5.5

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

Of late, many of our clients have asked us to develop courses for deployment over PCs but which can also be viewed over the iPad. This hardly comes as a surprise given that the iPad dominates the worldwide tablet market. As per data published by Good Technology in their Good Technology Device Activations Report | Q1 2012 , the iPad 2 averaged 17.7 In just a month since its release, the iPad 3 snagged 4.3 with HTML5 Converter.

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The How & Why of iPads, HTML5 & Mobile Devices in eLearning, Training & Education

Adobe Captivate

I’ve been itching to write some about the proliferation of mobile devices in the wake of Tablet computers like the Apple iPad, the Samsung Galaxy, the Blackberry Playbook and a myriad of others for quite a while. HTML5 HTML5 Converter Partridge publish to HTML5Much of what I’ve read is very technical and always seems a little heavy on hype and light [.]. Conferences and events Content Migration eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

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Convert Your Cool Captivate Quizzes to HTML5 Format!

Adobe Captivate

In September, we made the HTML5 Converter for Adobe Captivate available on Adobe Labs. With HTML5 Converter, you can easily convert Adobe Captivate generated SWF to HTML5 format and repurpose your countless hours of interactive trainings for mobile devices that do not support Flash content. Assessment HTML5 iPad iPhone Quiz rapid elearning test

Have You mEnabled Your eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

Since its launch, back in April 2010, Apple has sold more than 100 million iPads – a mind boggling quantity unmatched and way ahead of any other device manufacturer. Unsurprisingly, global enterprise’s interest in the iPad is growing and it is reported that a staggering 94 percent of the Fortune 500 companies are either testing or deploying the iPad. Further proof of this is how readily schools, students and teachers are embracing the iPad as their device of choice.

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Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning

mLearning Revolution

the learner needs to have the Flash Player installed) and thus making it an interesting challenge for our Industry to make the transition to mobile learning (mLearning), especially because of the market share that Apple commands with the iPad and the iPhone. When I worked at Adobe, the question I most frequently heard from my customers was: how can we make our existing eLearning projects play on the iPad?

Using Lectora & CourseMill to Create an Easy Access iPad Course

Trivantis

Using Lectora & CourseMill to Create an Easy Access iPad Course. An iPad is the new paper, or at least that’s the case for Alaska Airlines. Last year, the airline made the decision to purchase every pilot an iPad to remove the heavy manual books, save money and make their flight deck green. for the iPad at the 2012 Lectora User Conference. Here are five ideas to consider when creating or converting an e-Learning course with Lectora and CourseMill on the iPad.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Last week I asked if you had thought about mEnabling your eLearning for iPads (mEnabling, is what we are calling the process of getting your existing eLearning to run on iPads and other tablets) but didn’t really tell you how? One of the best tools, if you are already using Articulate, to convert your existing (Articulate based) courses to run on iPads, other tablets and mobile devices. Swiffy converts SWF files to HTML5.

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iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins. While training departments have been busy spending ridiculous amounts of time and money converting these training materials to e-Learning, Steve Jobs has (surprise!)

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Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

Converting existing eLearning to Tablet Learning can be relatively easy, and with many tablets having display areas similar to desktop PCs, content repurposing is often minimal. If you have courses already developed in Articulate, then Articulate Storyline can be a cost-effective option for converting them for Tablet devices. Mobile Learning eLearning iPad Learning Tablet Learning

View and show PPTs on iPAD via free app

Take an e-Learning Break

SlideSharkis a free app that allows mobile professionals & educators to view and showPowerPoint ® presentations on the iPad ®. If you're an iPad user, you may have noticed that there isn't a PowerPoint orMicrosoft ® Office app for viewingPowerPoint files available in the App Store. With SlideShark, you can easily and reliably convert PowerPoint into ahigh fidelity iPad-optimized format that keeps animations, fonts, colors, andgraphics intact.

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Hands-on Training: Creating an HTML5 course using Adobe Captivate 5.5 and HTML5 converter

Adobe Captivate

and HTML5 converter Date and time: Thursday, Jan 12, 2012 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn how to create a good looking eLearning course which can be published as HTML5 output. Adobe Captivate webinar Captivate 5 captivate training eSeminar Events HTML5 iPad Rapid AuthoringTopic: Creating an HTML5 course using Adobe Captivate 5.5

Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

Finally, here’s everything you wanted to know about eLearning on iPads… and asked! – What do we need to teach people in order for them to learn how to use iPads in general? Is there a clear perception of any gap between mLearning created specifically for iPad or other tablets in terms of market implementation? The tablet is a format and the iPad is one too! How to make animation work on iPads? Showcasing Toyota Yaris Through An iPad App.

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Educate the Mobile Generation: Convert WORD documents to ePub and MOBI

E-Learning Acupuncture

You’ve seen the headlines and heard the buzz as much as I have: smartphones are taking over the planet, e-books are selling like hotcakes, and, tablets like the iPad are cannibalizing laptop and desktop computer sales. Can my students easily get the materials in my course onto their mobile device be it an iPad , iPhone , iPod Touch , Android Smartphone , Sony eBook Reader , Amazon Kindle , or Barnes & Noble Nook , etc. I am converting my WORD documents to ePub and MOBI formats.

4 Reasons to Convert Your Legacy E-Learning Courses Using Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

Why use Articulate Storyline to convert your flash-based e-learning courses? Here are four reasons you should use Articulate Storyline to convert your legacy courses. Reason #2: Compatible with multiple devices such as desktops, iPads, and Smartphones. Related Posts 5 Reasons to Convert Legacy E-learning Courses Using Articulate Storyline Give a New Life to Your Legacy E-learning Courses Using Articulate Storyline 4 Reasons You Should Invest in Flash to HTML5 Conversion.

Doc to ePUB Conversion: A Complete Guide

Kitaboo

Also Read: How to Convert PDF to ePUB3 while Keeping the Format Intact? How to Convert Doc Files to ePUB Format. Here is a complete guide to help you convert your files from doc to ePUB. . How to Convert Doc Files to ePUB Format. How can you convert doc to ePUB?

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And the winners are…

Adobe Captivate

So, especially for you, here are the names of the winners re-announced We had three winners for this contest, who will be getting an iPad each: Iesha Sharma [.]. Contest HTML5 HTML5 Converter iPad rapid elearning WinnerIf you missed watching Dr. Allen Partridge on yesterday’s episode of eLearn Chat, then you definitely missed the names of the winners of Adobe Captivate HTML5 Contest.

CellCast Widget for iPad - The Video!

mLearning Trends

I took the opportunity to do a live screen capture of our new CellCast Widget for Apple iPad today to better illustrate the key features and functionality we've included in our first release supporting Apple's revolutionary new tablet device. If you've already got an iPad and you're interested in evaluating the new Widget yourself, please drop me a line at rgadd @ onpointlearning.com and we'll set you up with a demo account to play with all the new features and functionality.

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Training: Transitioning from eLearning to mLearning

Adobe Captivate

eLearning HTML5 HTML5 Converter iPad iPhone mLearn mLearning Mobile Apps rapid elearning TransitionTopic: Transitioning from eLearning to mLearning Date and time: Wednesday, May 9, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Josh Cavalier, popularly known as Captain Captivate, along with Pooja Jaisingh and Vish as talk about how mLearning fits into the overall instructional strategy and how you can effectively use mobile devices for learning [.].

Flash to HTML5 – Swiffy From Google

Upside Learning

This has come just in time for mLearning implementers; there is a new tool out in Google Labs called Swiffy that let’s one convert flash animation (swf files) to a device independent HTML5. Simply put, this will allow existing libraries of flash animation content to be ported to devices that run iOS – iPhones, iPads, and iPods. We’ve been experiementing with Swiffy for a few hours now and it seems to do quite a decent job of converting SWF files.

iSpring Converter: PowerPoint to HTML5 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

iSpring now offers “iSpring Converter” for purchase. The product provides PowerPoint to HTML5 conversion, allowing learners to view PPT-based presentations on iPad and other mobile devices. Asynchronous Mobile Learning Tools

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13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

TechSmith Camtasia

To prevent iTunes from launching all the time: Open iTunes and click iTunes > Preferences… > Devices tab > Prevent iPods, iPhones, and iPads from syncing automatically. I’ve also had great results with a basic lapel mic and a USB converter. The post 13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Tips & How To''s Apple AppShow Camtasia for Mac iPad iPhone Mac Mobile mobile video Screencasting

Top 68 eLearning Posts from April - Hot Topics iPad Google Buzz

eLearning Learning Posts

iPads for Learning - Jane Hart - Pick of the Day , April 3, 2010 The iPad is now available in the US, although we’ll have to wait a little longer for it in the UK. I have seen a significant increase in attention towards LMS both in terms of technology and also in terms of the end value being delivered by it to an organization, its end users (learners, iPad – is it any good for the classroom or learning? iPad (46). iPads for Education: How Much is Hype?

Tips to Convert E-learning to HTML5 Seamlessly with Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

Realizing it’s high time, they convert their Flash-based e-learning courses to something compatible with the current browsers and devices; they outsource these e-learning courses to be converted into HTML5 using Articulate Storyline. Take into consideration the different screen sizes of the devices learners will access their learning on, while deciding the onscreen elements (HTML5 courses can be accessed on any device such as desktop, laptop, iPad, tablet, or any other Smartphone).

Essential Steps To Convert Flash-based E-learning Content To HTML5 [Infographic]

CommLab India

Despite powerful features, Flash-based courses do not run on iPads, Android tabs, and other latest mobile devices. The steps of converting your existing online courses to HTML5 are outlined in the infographic. Related Posts 4 Reasons You Should Invest in Flash to HTML5 Conversion Converting Flash-based E-learning Content to HTML5 Why and How 10 Steps to Convert Legacy Courses to HTML 5 [Infographic].

Is Microsoft Surface a Major Step Backward for mLearning?

Bottom-Line Performance

One of the biggest criticisms of the current tablet landscape, even the mighty iPad, is how tablet computers thus far are still primarily used as content consumption devices, not for hard core productivity. Even the biggest power users with an iPad in hand for most of their daily work would likely admit that they are not able to produce documents, spreadsheets, and real “work” as quickly on the tablet as they can on a Mac or PC.