e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 5: Player Generated Content in Casual Games

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « GDC Update 4: A Basket of Stuff | Main | GDC Update 6: Game Studies Download 3.0 » February 20, 2008 GDC Update 5: Player Generated Content in Casual Games Player Generated Content in Casual Games One of the presenters is Kris Soumas and dig this title - "VP of Games, Lifetime Television" I wonder if they even have a CLO.but they have a VP of Games.

Some Tools for Social Learning and How they Help Learning

Kapp Notes

Here is a table with some tools for social learning, short description of the tool, the best use for social learning for the tool and some examples. Social Bookmarking. What makes it social is that, with the right permissions, individuals on the network can view all of the tagged articles and blog entries and see which were tagged the most. Social Network. Google Docs.


Clark Quinn

During my post-doc, a side project was developing a game that embedded analogical reasoning in a story setting. Most players were random interestingly, at a test, but a couple were systematic. design meta-learning social technology

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Mitigating the Risks of BYOD in corporate learning


Consuming all elements within the LMS: Most LMS support multiple formats including text docs, PDFs, ePub and HTML. Most LMSs thus come with built-in media players, which support multiple media formats and allow the audio-visual to be run within the LMS.

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

To hold photos, images, media files – eventually moved to word docs. Why are people using such products as Google docs? Boosts mobile learning value, social learning (P2P is a form of social media) and removes the browser issue for many businesses (i.e Text to Speech, Automatic Voice Recognition, Audio Social Learning. Tired of having to type to post comments in social learning solutions, what about on discussion boards or forums?


Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help. Cloud Blogging Social Media Twitter Google e-Learning Cloud ComputingApril's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help.

Minecraft, Preparing Your Workforce, and Style Tiles:This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

Rather than restricting the social media conversation to a 30 minute window, we’re inviting everyone inside and outside BLP to share interesting links, thoughts, and articles with the #BLPLearn hashtag on Twitter.

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

SCORM Player communicating with your vendor’s solution, for example, if you were creating your own LMS and Rapid Intake’s rapid e-learning authoring tool, it includes a SCORM Player API. Adaptive Learning with a Social Q/A twist. Cliqset -social web service that helps users share and discover content and discuss it with other users. Social Media Solutions that have multiple APIs built in their system, basically they are a mashup in a sense.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

M-Learning aka Mobile Learning is enabling people in theory to take courses via the smart phone or as some vendors have the nerve to include &# cell phones – as in all-inclusive&# , or in reality to use m-learning solutions to enable a collaborative or social learning platform or view documents – such as PDFs or word documents on their smart phones in some manner in which people read the docs and then follow steps. The Revolution. Battlefield.

Product Review: Knoodle

eLearning 24-7

Is it a blu-ray player? Import from Google docs. Personally, dump this feature and offer some social media components right there on the screen. Again, with over 2,400 social media sites you can go beyond. Everyone loves to receive gifts.

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now


Google Docs. Google Docs provides an alternative to Microsoft Office. Why it’s a great eLearning tool: At LearnUpon, we find Google Docs most useful for allowing multiple team members to collaborate on the creation and editing of shared documents.

E-Learning Early Indicators

eLearning 24-7

Social learning? Then in some circles it was the smartphones and the power of social learning with said smartphones. In my opinion, mobile learning with tablets is the real growth of this industry; and mobile learning will be the big player this year, above social learning. #3 3 Social Learning. Real Time collaborative tools, such as integration with Google Docs or desktop sharing, slowly starting to appear.

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #2

Upside Learning

Applications that used Gears include Google’s Docs and Reader. Or, in other words, Pearltrees is a somehow alternative visual version of the social book marking concepts that drive delicio.us, or a “collaborative network” that let users create, organize and share the world of their interests. This one is about how the iPod touch is a BIG player in mobile device market. Google Dumps Gears for HTML5.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

In the webinar, I brought up how LMS vendors were themselves perpetuating the myth of the bad things of social media (which is a necessary component of social learning), so, rather than identify the facts and data to potential clients who are concerned about social media and thus social learning, they instead do not include it in their system. Majority of employees access social media sites out of the workplace. Secondly, it is just not social networking.

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. Ability to include social media – I’m not talking about YouTube here.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators


LearnWorlds’ Interactive Video Player. LearnWorlds is the only course-platform that comes with a built-in interactive video player. The player adds a layer of interactivity on top of the videos with an easy-to-use editor. What’s great about this tool is that it allows you to print your final result and share it with others and promoting it on social media. It offers the ability to create newsletters and easy options on social sharing for Facebook, Twitter etc.

Guest Post: You can teach an old teacher new tricks

TechSmith Camtasia

Some of my students without access watched the videos on the school computers and the rest borrowed a DVD of my videos to watch in their DVD player at home. Guest post by teacher, Steve Kelly. It took a rude awakening for me to realize I had fallen behind as an educator.

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NextGen LMS Features (Now and Later)

eLearning 24-7

The meet the minimum 16 standards you need for an LMS (to be defined IMO), and on top of that hit the next generation current set of features (includes some aspects of social, gamification, general items, UI/UX – i.e. user experience). . I’m talking to you NBA player who averages one point a game). Social – Create a community across the system, create communities tied to each group, create community tied to each course. Social Profiles.

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Here Are More Than 200 Free Rapid E-Learning Tutorials

Rapid eLearning

Create a custom player skin. Use Google Docs to create a free project review process. Use a wiki (or any social media tool) to storyboard your course or offer a collaborative review process.

Types of Learning Systems

eLearning 24-7

QStream drives heavily on mobile, they use something called containers, which in essence is a combination of content, PDFs/Docs., Streamlined system, not all the functions of an LMS in fact most lack functionality such as strong social, e-commerce is usually not there, administration usually is missing a few items, learning environment too. . MediaCore was a big time player, then they got acquired by Workday. Social is a mix bag. Let me ask you an honest question.

Why (and How) to Design Association Education for Young Professionals

WBT Systems

Collaborative, social learning. Millennials and Gen Z grew up with collaborative technology like Skype, Google Docs, and online forums. Several reports identified skills that many millennials lack which are critical for success: curiosity, focus, conscientiousness, resourcefulness, goals-driven behavior, team player mentality, humility, and grit. Millennials will make up nearly half the U.S. workforce by 2020.

Top 10 LMS Forecasts for 2015

eLearning 24-7

However, more than not, those who have a native app, usually have the basics, ability to take a course, read some docs, maybe have a QR Code *Yippee – NOT”, take a survey and/or an assessment. Lastly, I expect to see more learner functionality including social, gamification with a touch of video in 2015. #4 Gamification capabilities tied to various social features and functionality.

Best of the Best: Content Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

Yes, it offers the social learning authoring features – robust actually, which most vendors in this space does not, but it has added task management and PENS. #7 4 Kookabura Studios – Professional Presenter X – another fav of mine back in 2010 and still a strong player in 2011. Lastly, it looks like a course when you publish it -regardless if it is Flash or HTML5 – not a PDF or word doc or something that is a hybrid of the two.

Noughties. but nice

Learning with e's

First appearing in 2001, the iPod series is now the most successful digital audio player in history with over 220 million worldwide sales at the time of writing. Seriously, social networking has blurred the boundaries between public and private, business and leisure, even good and bad taste.

New Work and New Work Skills

Clark Quinn

I was part of a team that was working on building a computer player for the game of Othello. How to use Social Media to Find Answers to Anything ? I'm good at collaboratively working with virtual work teams and use Google Docs or a Wiki as appropriate in these situations My strong belief is that the foundations of knowledge work are changing fairly quickly and most of us learn completely through ad hoc mechanisms that are not likely to yield good coverage.

Being Thankful: E-Learning Thoughts

eLearning 24-7

Vendors who added robust feature sets in their LMSs – including ebook publishing, social media functionality beyond the same ol same, online/offline synch, podcasting, 3D worlds. Incorporation of Google docs, CRM (Customer Relationship Mgt), APIs (without charging a fee). Here in the states, it is nearly Thanksgiving. A time to get together, relax and over gorge on food – whatever it might be.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Profiles of a Twentysomething and a Fiftysomething Learner

Learning Visions

I play with friends. " (Warfish requires an invite from another player -- talk about creating intrigue and a desire to play. Creating Social Presence in Online Classroom (ID. Some Buzz on Buzzword Using FaceBook Come to Dinner -- Spreading the Word Charlie Goes to Digital Mountain Google Docs Visual and Auditory Multi-Tasking ADDIE: It's a Process Defining an e-Learning Strategy: Planning the Kick.