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. Further proof of this is how readily schools, students and teachers are embracing the iPad as their device of choice.

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Adobe Captivate: Say Hello to Version 7

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Case in point: version 7 of the Captivate software was released today. Top features to be found in Adobe Captivate 7: Drag-and-drop Components Make eLearning fun with drag-and-drop games, quizzes, and lessons that can run on desktops and mobile devices (such as the iPad). In-course Web Browsing Enable more effective learning by embedding a browser interface within your courses. by Kevin Siegel.

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? Captivate Version 6.

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5 Reasons You Should Check Out Upside2Go’s New Version

Upside Learning

Just yesterday we released the new version of Upside2Go , our revolutionary mLearning platform. A first, major release since Upside2Go’s launch back in 2011, the new version takes mLearning delivery and performance support to a whole new level.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

Tablet Learning, however, can be viewed as a separate category that serves as an effective stepping stone in the transition from eLearning to mLearning. We’ve presented some cost-effective options below to help you get started. Mobile Learning eLearning iPad Learning Tablet Learning

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The (Initial) iPad Experience

Clark Quinn

So, when I heard about the iPad, I wasn’t one of those who signed up in advance. The iPad, however, was announced as coming with (or having available) software for word processing (Pages), diagramming (OmniGraffle), presentations (Keynote), and email (Mail). There were some considerations: did I need the 3G version, which would come later, and how much memory (16, 32, or 64 GB)? And lo and behold, they had stacks of iPads.

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This Week on #TalkTech: InstaGrok for Online Learning, Articulate Storyline Update 1, iPads in the Classroom

Bottom-Line Performance

The new version uses the Tin Can API standard for course tracking on the iPad and has enhanced its HTML5 authoring output. Topic 3: iPads are improving performance in the classroom. iPads in the Classroom Raise Math Scores 49%.

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Introducing the TalentLMS’ App for iPhone & iPad

TalentLMS

It also turns TalentLMS into an effective tool for delivering offline learning, micro-learning and micro-certifications. The mobile app is compatible with both iPhone and iPad devices running IOS 8+. The TalentLMS’ mobile app offers an exciting new way to consume your learning content.

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.

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4 Ways to entice the Unwilling Learner: Solutions for effective learning

G-Cube

In addition we also created a separate version of the module – directed towards direct selling to the customer. This version was only 5 minute long, a short capsule with a separate audio track and animated figures explaining various offers and products in layman terms.

18 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest –12

Upside Learning

iPad takes centre stage once again as it gains increasing foothold in education, with educators touting it as one of the must-have technologies and students preferring it over hardcover books. What do Students Think of Using iPads in Class? A Day in the Life of the iPad Class.

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The New Microsoft Surface Tablet and the Rear-view Mirror Effect [Mobile]

mLearning Revolution

This became known as the rear-view mirror effect. And I saw this effect again yesterday as I watched Microsoft unveiled their upcoming Tablet called Surface. Having said that, I’m not sure I agree with their approach as compared to Apple with their iPad.

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Upside Learning

And, how could we possibly end this post without mentioning the iPad? The hard reality is that organizations are not implementing effective eLearning as much as we think. This post reveals some secret formulas for effective eLearning. Create iPad Stories with StoryPatch.

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Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Top five tips for creating effective interactions - Spicy Learning , June 14, 2010 Interactions pose a dilemma to all instructional designers. While they can be fun, visually exciting and effective, they can also require a lot of development and be difficult to create. It’s worth taking the time to get your approach to interactions right because they’re key to making e-learning effective. iPad (43). CourseNotes for the iPad , June 7, 2010.

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Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 6

Upside Learning

Designing and developing robust, effective e-learning is not easy. Technology is advancing so rapid, that every now and then, we listen to about new electronic gadgets and their upgraded versions being launched in the market by electronic giants.

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Textbooks are dead. Or Should Be.

Xyleme

an emerging mobile applications developer, announced in November of 2011 that they are planning new educational apps designed for children as schools begin trading textbooks in for iPads. “Tablet computers like the iPad are replacing textbooks and changing the way children learn inside the classroom and out.” College students are the most effected by cost of any student group, averaging around $900 a year on textbooks, according to a 2010 study by Nicole Allen.

Touch Enabled 3D Collaboration

Kapp Notes

My friends over at Proton Media continue to do great things in the 3D space, just recently they announced the latest version of ProtoSphere, the first enterprise-ready 3D virtual collaboration environment optimized for touch-enabled devices like iPad, Microsoft Surface Pro, and even Perceptive Pixel.

Six PowerPoint Add-Ins to Help Educators Create Sleek Slideshows

Raptivity

Here you go: PowerPoint Labs PowerPoint Labs is a wonderful add-in that is aimed at helping users with creating better effects and animations in their slides. It is specifically great for educators or professors, with its neat transitions and zooming effects.

Touch Enabled 3D Collaboration

Kapp Notes

My friends over at Proton Media continue to do great things in the 3D space, just recently they announced the latest version of ProtoSphere, the first enterprise-ready 3D virtual collaboration environment optimized for touch-enabled devices like iPad, Microsoft Surface Pro, and even Perceptive Pixel.

HTML5 and Flash: Two Ways to Create Interactivity in Mobile Learning

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

The Apple iPad, iPhone and iPod are examples where your Flash elements simply won't work. Develop HTML5 versions of your most commonly used interactive elements, and then code your server-side course pages to first check the browser capability and decide whether to display the Flash version, the HTML5 version or simply an image file in place of the interactive element. Course developed interactivity only once, Raptivity takes care of building the two versions.

Serious Game Evaluation Worksheet (Free Download)

Knowledge Guru

You can observe how other game designers have used these elements with great (or poor) effect and consider how well the elements might translate into a game that also is specifically intended for learning. iPad games. available on App Store; this is the desktop version).

Identify Your LMS Requirements Easily Using this Powerful Visualization Tool

Absorb LMS

I’m pretty certain that within every organization, the ability of the LMS to track whether a classroom has a projector isn’t as important whether the system can serve learning content on mobile devices such as iPads. Click the image to see a full-size version.).

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Identify Your LMS Requirements Easily Using this Powerful Visualization Tool

Absorb LMS

I’m pretty certain that within every organization, the ability of the LMS to track whether a classroom has a projector isn’t as important whether the system can serve learning content on mobile devices such as iPads. Click the image to see a full-size version.).

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7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

mLearning Revolution

It was almost like using a beautifully designed iPad app. One of the secrets to making eLearning effective is to include just the right amount of interactions in order to keep the learner engaged, and Storyline makes build interactions, even complex ones a breeze. However, from that video you can also go back and insert a step-by-step show-me version, as well as a try-it and test-me versions, all without the same project and all from a single screen recording session.

Four Ways to Communicate a Decision in Captivate

eLearning Brothers

We’ve put together four new branching scenario templates for Adobe Captivate that you can use to build a more versatile course for your learners, while teaching them how to communicate more effectively. Social Media – iPad.

Best Content Authoring Tools for Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Hurix Digital

Equipped with features to cater to just about anyone in the publishing business, Articulate Storyline specifically excels in helping publishers convert content from platforms such as desktops, laptops, iPads, and even from a variety of hand-held or mobile devices.

Identify Your LMS Requirements Easily Using this Powerful Visualization Tool

Absorb LMS

I’m pretty certain that within every organization, the ability of the LMS to track whether a classroom has a projector isn’t as important whether the system can serve learning content on mobile devices such as iPads. Click the image to see a full-size version.).

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An unfinished game I was working on

Adobe Captivate

The end product would walk the user the the fitting steps required as well as show how the decisions made in the process can effect the patient in question. The above versions are all based on build version 2.

Raptivity Essential : Now Build HTML5 and Flash Interactions Simultaneously

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

As Harbinger Knowledge Products unveils a brand new version of Raptivity Essential that lets you publish interactions in the HTML5 format in addition to Flash SWF format, I thought it would be interesting to talk to Shweta Kulkarni, who was involved deeply in the engineering of this product upgrade. For example, take special effects like dissolve, explode, fly, blinds, magnify and so forth. To make them work as smoothly in the HTML5 version wasn't easy.

Publishing Adobe Captivate Projects: SWF, HTML5, or Both?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Learners using a mobile device that does not support Flash such as the iPad, iPod, and iPhone (that's millions upon millions of potential learners), cannot use SWF content. And lots of cool Captivate effects that work great as an SWF simply do not work as HTML5.

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Two Quick Time-Savers in Adobe Captivate 9

E-learning Uncovered

The ability to capture video demos from mobile devices, such as an iPad (only available on the Mac version of Captivate). An iPad app that lets you create a storyboard/wireframe that you can import into Captivate. Effects (Animations).

Responsive E-learning Development: Two Key Challenges and Their Solutions

CommLab India

What does it take to adapt your learning content to a wide range of devices, deal with multiple code frameworks, and develop several scripts, in an effective manner? Then, as you move to bigger view ports, such as an iPad or a desktop, you can include additional elements.

Snap! by Lectora Review

Integrated Learnings

In addition, Snap allows you to sync your media up to the timing of PowerPoint animation effects. In short, Snap-published content won't run on the iPhone or iPad. By Joseph Suarez. Recently Trivantis, makers of the eLearning development program Lectora, announced the release of Snap!

Designing Learning Games for Multiple Devices

Bottom-Line Performance

What good is having a mobile app version of your learning if learners can’t start play on a desktop and finish on a tablet? That’s why Knowledge Guru works just as well on an iPad as it does in Internet Explorer.

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How Sharon Boller and Karl Kapp’s Learning Game Design Process Works

Knowledge Guru

It’s called “Play to Learn: Everything You Need to Know About Designing Effective Learning Games.” Here’s the abridged version of how each of the nine steps has shaped Knowledge Guru. Our iPads and phones have folders full of interesting games that we use for, um, research.

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