Facebook as a Learning Platform

Tony Karrer

Facebook seems to be coming up everywhere the past few weeks. The most recent, which finally got me to post, was a Stephen Downes post - I'm Majoring in Facebook, How about You? The class has each student creating applications in Facebook and presenting to potential investors. Why is Facebook so hot right now? What is Facebook? Facebook is a pretty simple application with fairly standard social network functionality.

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #15

Upside Learning

Unified Media Server – is basically an interactive Flash® media server – but adds H.264 support for other devices. A clean interface and integration with twitter and facebook add value. Tags: Weekly Finds Amplify Android Native Developer Kit Android NDK Big Blue Button eLearning Interesting Finds eLearning Weekly Find Enhanced Editions Socialight Unified Media Server Direct access to OpenGL ES 2.0


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The ability to move to another directory could allow an unauthorized user to view confidential files or even enter commands to execute on a server. Takes advantage of vulnerability in the Web application program or the Web server software so that a user can move from the root directory to other restricted directories. Injects scripts into a Web application server that will then direct attacks at clients. Share On: Facebook. facebook.

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10 tips for using eFront


Then just unzip on the server. 3) [professor] Use the open-source version to create locally lessons and then just upload them to you distant server. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook Share to Google Buzz Reactions: 0comments: Post a Comment Newer Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Get the eLearning News first!

Jaime Casap – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators


Or, a kid can be in his dorm room, think up a better way to create a social network of people as opposed to looking people up in a static library and you can create Facebook. They can use Google Apps to communicate with each other… they can go to Amazon and buy some server space… they can code a new program… they can buy a website domain and they are up and running in 10 minutes. ABOUT JAIME CASAP (Chief Education Evangelist at Google, Inc.).

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Or, a kid can be in his dorm room, think up a better way to create a social network of people as opposed to looking people up in a static library and you can create Facebook. They can use Google Apps to communicate with each other… they can go to Amazon and buy some server space… they can code a new program… they can buy a website domain and they are up and running in 10 minutes. ABOUT JAIME CASAP (Chief Education Evangelist at Google, Inc.).

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: I Heart My Wiki

Learning Visions

We installed MediaWiki on our local server a couple of weeks ago and Ive been using it to record everything I can for my e-Learning strategy project. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, July 06, 2007 I Heart My Wiki I have finally thrown myself into the wiki waters. And I love it. Bye bye Word.

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Jelaskan apa itu web server dan apakah kaitannya dengan e-learning dan berikan 2 contoh web server software! Share On: Facebook. facebook. Quiz Maker › Take Quizzes › Miscellaneous › KUIS WEB EDUKASI DAN ELEARNING. Loading Page, Please wait… KUIS WEB EDUKASI DAN ELEARNING. 5 Questions. I I No Attempts Yet. I I Created By nuraeni 11 days ago. Tweet. Embed. Remove Question Excerpt.

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Protists Online interactive practice test


Microsoft MCDA Practice Exam 70-229 Designing and Implementing Databases with SQL Server 2000. -->. -->. Share On: Facebook. facebook. Quiz Maker › Take Quizzes › K-12 Education › Protists Online interactive practice test. Loading Page, Please wait… Protists Online interactive practice test. 12 Questions. I I 3 Attempts. I I Created By bradygrant 14 days ago. Tweet. Embed. Remove Question Excerpt.

The Benefits of SaaS: Hosted LMS

Association eLearning

It means software that is hosted on the provider’s servers instead of servers in-house. The client subscribes to the software rather than licensing it outright and running it on their own servers. The provider runs back-ups, does server maintenance and security upgrades, and provides IT services that support the clients usage of the software, while the client runs their organization. Share this on Facebook. SaaS stands for Software as a Service.

A Little Learning is …

Web Tools for Learners

She had her own website hosted on our college’s server. join Facebook and. Some of them have commented on some of my blog posts and/or “friended&# me on Facebook and occasional messages between us - usually connected with education and the web - have made them feel like colleagues - and I need colleagues now that I teach only part-time, and yet still hunger for fellow learners in this rapidly changing communications world. Facebook

Seven deadly spams

Learning with e's

We don't hear how their potential employers trawl through Facebook and find images of them engaged in dubious or colourful activities. Cloudmark is a company that services the social networking industry, policing its clients servers for spam. That same deposed foreign minister who wanted to share $35 million in embezzled funds with you on e-mail now wants to do it on Facebook. Tags: social network spam Twitter FaceBook Cloudmark

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Benefits of a Cloud-Based LMS

Convergence Training

Basically, it’s one or more computer servers out on the Internet. Sometimes, when people talk about the cloud, they’re really just talking about one server that’s not at your workplace but that you can access using the Internet. And in those cases, a software application such as an LMS plus all the data inside the LMS can be stored on that remote server that’s not on your network.

Learning Solutions Conference Day 1, my recap

Challenge to Learn

Google aps, dropbox, facebook, Flikr are all cloud based solutions. In fact the cloud is nothing else then a bunch of web servers behind a firewall, like the servers data would live on your corporate servers. Yesterday we had day 1 of LSCON2013 and here are my findings. I attended a few sessions that I will report on in this post.



Users of Moodle LMS have the choice of installing their Moodle account on cloud or server. It is created for educational institutions, and the best thing of the canvas LMS is that the students can combine their canvas LMS account with social media account such as Facebook and Twitter and indulge in what is called social learning. Understanding Moodle versus Canvas.

The Best WordPress Live Chat Plugin with AI-Powered Chatbot

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Most of these SaaS-based chatbots use third-party servers to store and handle the data which means there’s always a security breach worry as well. Also, if the third party shuts down the server due to some issues, it can affect your data and processes. All the data and conversation details will be stored in your server rather than at various locations. Storing all data only on your server will increase your credibility. This is a guest post by Vijay Chelakkat.

Security Matters – Keeping Your Data Safe In A Post GDPR World

HT2 Labs

An SSL certificate is the product that is purchased from a security provider and installed on a server, and HTTPS is the secure communication that results from having that certificate on your server. HTTPS is a way to encrypt information that you send between a browser and a web server. Over the years, big sites like Facebook, Google, Wikipedia, the New York Times, and, yes, Curatr, have all switched to HTTPS.

Cloud: the good, the bad and the better


The Cloud is great because it frees you from having to deploy and manage your own application servers. You also get a free specialized IT team to perform backups of your data and monitoring of the servers. For starters, performance can suffer, or at least it’s not as good as having a server on your own. That such cloud services run on multiple servers doesn’t help much, as each server still has to support lots of users.

The 9-Point Checklist for Monthly WordPress Maintenance

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Sometimes, it could be a problem related to your hosting company’s server. Expert Advice: When you take a backup of all your content, you have the option to save it on the same server or on a remote server (such as your Drive or Dropbox). It’s always advisable to backup your site on remote servers, so in case something goes wrong on your server, your website can be rebuilt with ease. .

LearnDash vs Teachable vs Thinkific – Comparing Top 3 LMS

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Since both Teachable and Thinkific are hosted platforms, it means all your activities will rely upon the functioning of the hosted server. You may lose out on business, especially if your main pages (payment page, blogs, product page) are connected to the hosted server.

What you don’t need to know about SCORM

Integrated Learnings

When this content is uncompressed on the LMS content server, it is considered deployed SCORM. When this content is on a completely different content server than your LMS, it is often referred to as distributed SCORM. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. by Jonathan Shoaf. The first time I heard the term SCORM was about 10 years ago. I never paid it much attention.


A summer chat about the Cloud


Those Cloud companies have far better experts at securing servers and stuff than your average business. Used to take them hours to backup and update the old desktop software — now the Cloud guys do it for them, while they play Pokemon Go or flirt on Facebook. Well, except once that we had a sudden surge on system usage because of Black Friday and all of our self-hosted apps went down, along with our main server. Or even billions — Facebook has a billion users, no?

A Look Back at 2020 for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Everything is awesome – which reminds me is that what Facebook is for? . I found that of concern, especially when server crashes were constant. The content even with content publishers, beyond just aggregators sits on their servers and not say, the learning system.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

The open source WordPress software is also available to download and install on company servers. See Jane Bozarth’s Better than Bullet Points book on how to use it to create engaging e-learning, and Cliff Atkinson’s Beyond Bullet Points site which helps people “present their ideas far more effectively than they ever imagined and, as a result, better present themselves” 9 – Facebook.

How To Create a MOOC Using LearnDash


Universities sometimes setup their own internal MOOC platforms to server their campus and local areas. It’s a free WordPress plugin that allows users to create their own profiles (similar to Facebook), send messages to other members, upload photos, so on and so forth. Massive open online courses (or MOOCs for short) have been changing the landscape for education in recent years. Perhaps the most famous of these platforms is Coursera.

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Effective Storyboarding

Integrated Learnings

With this service, you can place your published material on the server for your SMEs to review with full functionality and provide feedback. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. By Dean Hawkinson. Storyboarding for an eLearning course can be a very effective way to lay out the overall look and feel of your course, as evidenced by this post by Donna Bryant.

E-learning Developer vs. Web Developer

Integrated Learnings

Got a PHP or ASP based server that need to talk to your e-learning? You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. by Jonathan Shoaf. You know when to hire a plumber. You know when to hire an electrician. But do you know when to hire an e-learning developer? How do you know if you need a web developer? Let's take a look at those roles. First, let's look at an e-learning developer.

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DevCorner: Sharing Run Configurations in Android Studio

TechSmith Camtasia

What’s special about using Gradle along with Android Studio is that it is capable of defining all the dependencies and project structure for both IDE and headless (build server) builds, so you no longer have to maintain a project file in Eclipse as well as write custom scripts to build all your projects in the correct order for headless builds. DevCorner is where we talk about all things software development-related from inside TechSmith.

Top 10 Cloud myths busted, pt. 2


Let’s not forget that four of the biggest IT-based companies on the planet, Google, Facebook, Microsoft and Amazon are all heavy users of private Cloud infrastructure (and all but one of them also sell Cloud solutions ―Azure, AWS, GAE― to third party organizations). In this model, the Cloud provider just gives you virtual (cloud-based) servers, and you get to manage them and build whatever you want with them, in the same way you would with physical collocated boxes. Mythology.

Benefits of moving your online learning platform to the Cloud


And it’s really as easy as that to get started with eLearning — like registering for a Gmail or Facebook account. Or, to put it in another way, how many times did you have problems with your company’s IT infrastructure (intranet portal not working properly, the DB not responding, viruses spreading on the office’s PCs, printers behaving strangely, etc) and how many times has Google or Gmail or Facebook failed you? Cloud is just were the servers live.

Complete guide: How to start online tutoring business in 2019?


Every software is delivered to you through a cloud server when you can get a cloud dashboard to control it. These are ready-made software delivered to you through the traditional media and you have to host them on a web server of your choice. Self-hosted Pre-hosted on a cloud server Self-hosted. Takes a lot of time to develop from scratch, set up a server, host the site, and then set up the platform. Scalability depends on the tech stack and your hosting server-type.

Cloud LMS or Hosted LMS: How Are They Different?

ATD Learning Technologies

The main difference is that the cloud LMS is hosted on the supplier's servers and offered as service, while the installed LMS is offered as a product and is run on the servers within the organization's network. Different clients, such as teammates and content makers, will likewise have the ability to share the data, given that it's being stored on a remote (and secure) server.

Using Video in eLearning

Integrated Learnings

However, if you are unable to imbed the video and need to link to it, you need an external server to house the video. You might also be interested in our page on Facebook or Twitter feed. by Dean Hawkinson One of the growing trends in eLearning and mLearning these days is the use of video. Video, when used properly, can be a very effective tool in supporting the learning process, whether as a part of an eLearning course or as standalone videos delivered via mobile devices.

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The Best Ways to Do Cyber Resilience Training


An active cybersecurity policy prevents criminals from gaining access to your servers initially. We have all heard about major data breaches at companies like Equifax, Yahoo, Sony, and Facebook. Facebook (over 540 million records) – poor security. Modern businesses have a lot to juggle when it comes to cybersecurity. There are threats everywhere you look today. But it isn’t enough to implement lackluster cybersecurity systems.

The Game Changer for WordPress LMS Web Hosting with Tom Fanelli


Then the next step up from there is VPS (virtual private server) hosting where you’re working with similar resources, but they’re dedicated to your website specifically. We deploy a minimum of three nodes or three servers on that cluster. Google and Facebook used container technology.

eLearning Trends for 2015: Here to Stay or Go Away?

Association eLearning

In short, it is software and services accessed through the internet, through a remote server so you can access your content from anywhere. Share this on Facebook. Trends in eLearning come and go, but a good LMS is forever. Ok maybe not forever, but a provider can dream. Below is a list of eLearning trends we expect to see in 2015. Will they last or fade away? Only time will tell. MOOCs. Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) are definitely trending in eLearning.

Top 10 Cloud myths busted, part 1


Are your local computers, internal networks, and company servers better protected than cloud-based assets? Does your IT team know how to properly install and secure any third party server product you ask them to deploy? As for the major players, Google, Facebook, Amazon, IBM, Apple, Microsoft etc.