Flash for Instructional Game Development
DECEMBER 1, 2011
There are several books that can help you to utilize Adobe’s Flash (which I know has a bad wrap due to Apple, however, it is still great for creating instructional games). This book basically has a game to develop in each chapter.
Flash Is Now HTML: A Big Thing For eLearning Development?
MARCH 15, 2016
On Feb 8th Adobe made an important announcement, which many of us in eLearning development domain may have missed. Flash Professional is being rechristened as Animate CC. You can read about it here and here On the face of it, it looks like the best thing to have happened to eLearning Development ever since Steve […]. eLearning
The Future For Flash
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
Earlier today, I received a link to the Flash Plugin roadmap. A lot of elearning content today was designed and developed using Flash and that will continue in the foreseeable future. I’d hazard a guess Android will be abandoning Flash mobile too.
Flash For Mobile Is Dead
NOVEMBER 10, 2011
To further reinforce that thought, Adobe announced just yesterday that it has ceased development on the Flash mobile browser plug-in. Meaning there will be no updates to those plug-ins and future versions of Android and Blackberry Playbooks may not be able to render Flash content.
How to Modernize Manager Development
MARCH 9, 2017
Despite this, a 2015 Root study suggests that when it comes to development, the manager is often the “most neglected employee” in the organization. Yet few development programs deliver what managers need to become more effective.
Webinar: How to Export Flash as HTML5
MARCH 13, 2014
You’ll learn important tips how to export Flash as HTML5. The recent drop of the Flash player by Apple has made a significant ripple for media professionals trying to get their legacy Flash content on iOS devices.
4 Reasons You Should Invest in Flash to HTML5 Conversion
OCTOBER 13, 2016
Have you invested heavily in Flash-based e-learning? The primary reason you should convert your Flash-based courses into the HTML5 format is that these courses cannot be accessed on most mobile devices. But sadly, Flash cannot handle mobile apps.
Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits
AUGUST 12, 2015
Our Head of Technology, Nik Goile, gives us some background on last month’s Adobe Flash exploits , and explains how CDSM was prepared to deal with them… You probably heard about the Adobe Flash Player vulnerabilities that came to light in July.
Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash
FEBRUARY 2, 2011
About a year ago, I wrote about the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash. Rapid Intake's web player is Flash-based. They've basically been forced (because mobile doesn't play Flash) to go with a completely different technology for their mobile player.
Flash Controversy Continues - Is It a Good Choice for Development?
FEBRUARY 16, 2011
Garin Hess wrote a post 5 Reasons Flash is NOT dying.give me a break! and it seems like my recent post Mobile Learning and the Continuing Death of Flash got him a little fired up. I am fed up with people saying Flash is dying. Garin has some good arguments on why he likes Flash as a delivery mechanism. We don't know whether Apple iOS will eventually support Flash to stave off competition from competitors. What's to Like about Flash 1. Will I Choose Flash?
Adobe Captivate 5.5: Flash Player Version Aversion
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 4, 2011
One of the big decisions you will need to make during the Publish process ( File > Publish ) is which Flash Player to choose from the Flash Player Version drop-down menu. sports three versions of the Flash Player: 9, 10 and 10.2. While the Flash Player 10.3
Flash in eLearning - Seven Traps to Avoid
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
JULY 15, 2011
Flash is a free cross-browser plug-in that allows interactive content to play on most browsers and computers.The sophisticated Flash development environment allows programmers and designers plenty of room for creativity. No wonder then, a lot of e-learning is built using Flash. If you are considering the on-going use of Flash for developing e-learning, here are seven traps to avoid. The frame rate trap Flash files can support multiple frame rates.
Flash to HTML5: Do it like a Pro with Articulate Storyline
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Google’s decision to block Flash in its browser has made it necessary for organizations to convert their existing Flash-based e-learning courses to HTML5. You can use these templates when you want the same guided-learning approach as your Flash-based course.
How to Make a Printable Results Page in Adobe Flash
FEBRUARY 26, 2016
I am still working in Flash. Flash is not dead! Earlier this month (February 8th) Adobe announced that Flash is getting a name change. Flash is now called Adobe Animate CC to better reflect its animation ability in an HTML5 world. The principles are the same for Flash.
MP4 – Making Flash-based E-learning Videos Universal
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
Sean is an e-learning developer in a large automobile company. Over the last few years, his organization developed hundreds of e-learning videos in Flash. So, Sean’s boss asked him to make the Flash-based online learning videos accessible on mobile devices.
Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration
AUGUST 16, 2016
Adoption of mLearning or mobile learning triggers the need to plan for migration of your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 so that they can run seamlessly on tablets and smartphones. In this article, I am sharing a toolkit you can use to successfully migrate from Flash to HTML5.
Ring in the New: Flash E-learning to HTML5
AUGUST 2, 2016
Ever since Google announced it would make HTML5 the default experience in Chrome , and start blocking Flash by the end of this year, many organizations have been wondering why. One of the reasons these organizations sympathize with Flash is because of their Flash-based e-learning courses.
Flash to HTML5 The Great Migration
MAY 13, 2015
Hypertext Markup Language (HTML5) and Adobe Flash are effective technologies for creating engaging online content. However, we are beginning to see a migration from Flash to HTML5, especially in the e-learning industry. HTML5 is designed to run on any computer as well as mobile devices such as iPhones, Android devices, iPads, tablets, and smartphones, some of which cannot currently run Flash.
Social Media Libraries for Flash
FEBRUARY 2, 2010
Various elearning development companies are integrating the popular social media services like Twitter, YouTube etc. These social media elements can also be integrated in the elearning courses or applications developed using Flash technologies.
Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning
MAY 29, 2012
There’s no other Industry in the world that was more affected by Apple refusing to embrace Adobe Flash in their iOS devices like the eLearning Industry. I don’t have the exact numbers but I would venture to say that more than 98% of all eLearning was/is based on Adobe Flash (i.e. Can we make a successful transition from eLearning to mLearning without Adobe Flash?
Converting Flash-based E-learning Content to HTML5 Why and How
DECEMBER 5, 2016
For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of the e-learning world. Companies across the world developed hundreds of online courses using this highly flexible tool. It appeared that the reign of Flash would continue forever. Step 8: Develop the course and publish it.
This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad
JULY 6, 2010
Making Flash-based Courses Engaging and Mobile-compatible
SEPTEMBER 26, 2016
Have you developed hundreds of online courses using Adobe Flash? Many firms have developed a large number of e-learning courses in Adobe Flash in the days before the mobile revolution. conversion of Flash-based courses. Lectora Inspire 16 to the Rescue.
All You Need to Know About Converting Flash-based E-learning to HTML5
JUNE 28, 2016
There is quite a buzz around Flash and HTML5 these days. Ever since Google announced it would block Flash in its browsers by the end of this year, the main topic of discussion in the e-learning world has been the conversion of existing flash-based e-learning courses to HTML5.
Create Rich Flash-like Buttons in Articulate Storyline 2
JULY 5, 2016
Are you planning to convert your Flash-based legacy courses to HTML5 to make them compatible with multiple browsers and mobiles? Well, the rapid authoring tool Articulate Storyline is very effective in converting and developing interactive courses.
Free eLearning Development Calculator… Quickly Determine Your LOE
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 23, 2013
We've created a calculator (developed entirely within Adobe Captivate 7 and published as a PDF) that will help you estimate the level of effort necessary to create eLearning content.
Flash-like E-learning Capabilities of Articulate Storyline: A Demonstration
APRIL 20, 2017
For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of the e-learning world. It seemed that the reign of Flash would never end. Moreover, Flash is incompatible with most mobile devices , which are used widely to deliver training. Adobe Flash. Learning Technology adobe flash
What to Do in a World Without Flash? by Stephen Haskin
Learning Solutions Magazine
MARCH 20, 2016
As development software for eLearning, Flash has been dying since 2010. the question now is, “Why would you continue to make Flash files?” eLearning you have in Flash (that now runs in a lot fewer places, and with known security issues)? Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Learning MediaAdobe has changed the name to Animate CC, but. And more importantly, what do you do about the legacy.
The Future of e-Learning Content after Adobe Kills Flash on Mobile Devices
Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning
NOVEMBER 9, 2011
Adobe, in a written statement , announced that it will not support Flash in mobile browsers henceforth. As it is, iPhone and iPad don't play Flash content. It will be a matter of time before new versions of other mobile devices (based on Android and other platforms) stop supporting Flash in browsers. Well, Adobe continues to be committed to supporting Flash on the PC platform. It is official.
Why Instructional Designers Should Be Familiar with Flash
JANUARY 18, 2011
by Donna Bryant Why should we instructional designers become familiar with development programs such as Flash? After all, most development is not done by writers or designers--it is usually done by technical developers. It could enhance your resume if you are able to "talk" development with knowledge and skill. You won't ever take development for granted! Collected Flash Tutorials - Flash tutorials, covering various topics.
Essential Steps To Convert Flash-based E-learning Content To HTML5 [Infographic]
JANUARY 14, 2017
For many years, Adobe Flash was used predominantly to develop graphics, games, and animations. Flash enabled the use of various interactivities that made learning enriching. It appeared that the reign of Flash would continue forever. Learning Technology flash to html5
Life After Flash by Stephen Haskin
Learning Solutions Magazine
DECEMBER 15, 2015
On Monday, November 30, 2015, Adobe announced that Flash Professional CC will be replaced by Adobe Animate CC in early. Design & Development Tools Design Strategies Development Strategies Emerging TopicsIt’s the same program, only the name is changing. This change has sparked confusion and concerns, but here is some. advice about what to do next.
Should I Convert or Update My Flash Course?
DECEMBER 8, 2015
The verdict is in, and it looks like HTML5 has officially dethroned Flash as development language of choice. Before you perform a straight conversion from Flash to HTML5, a course overhaul might be a consideration. Who Developed the Original Content?
How Apple Killed Flash for eLearning (and What to do with All That Non-Compatible Courseware)
JULY 13, 2015
In 2010, Steve Jobs singlehandedly started one of the biggest–OK, maybe the only–software feuds by stating that Apple products wouldn’t support Flash, citing reasons like a high fail rate, lag time, and the overall unnecessary nature of the platform.