eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #9

Upside Learning

This free download currently delivers applications like Facebook, news, and Twitter to both Windows Mobile and Symbian devices with plans to offer an Android version of their software sometime in the future. 5. Firefox for Mobile – Fennec. On Friday, Firefox 1.0 HipLogic.

IE7 catches up with Firefox

Clive on Learning

I've been using the Beta version of Internet Explorer 7 for a month now. First impressions are that it is extremely stable and offers at least a couple of major improvements (both current features of Firefox): Tabbed browsing: enables you to keep a number of web pages open concurrently in the same window. As a result, I have stopped using my stand-alone newsreader program and just use IE7.

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

eLearning is dead! Multi-screen learning is the next big thing.

mLearning Revolution

I have read similar stories about Firefox and other companies like Facebook. One such program is the latest version of Adobe Captivate, version 8. iA Single Experience across multiple screens, as illustrated in the image above, is the world we live in today!

Adobe Captivate & eLearning: Screen Reader Best Practices

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Screen readers are programs designed to allow visually impaired learners to navigate through a website or eLearning lesson by reading the content aloud. The best ones work well with newer versions of Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel. They also include at least two different internet browser options, usually Internet Explorer and Firefox. Several screen reader applications provide a demonstration version of the software as a free download. by Kevin Siegel.

Adobe Captivate 6: Best Practices for Working with Screen Readers

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Screen readers are programs designed to allow visually impaired learners to navigate through a website or eLearning lesson by reading the content out loud. The best ones work well with newer versions of Microsoft Office, especially Word and Excel. They also include at least two different internet browser options, usually Internet Explorer and Firefox. Several screen reader applications provide a demonstration version of the software as a free download.

BLOG: The death knell for IE6 and what it means for everyone (yep even you!)

Unicorn Training

the world moved on, and Microsoft attempted to make future versions of IE better support industry standards, it left many people dependent on the quirks of IE6 and it has taken years for organisations to upgrade to version 7 or 8, by which time Microsoft are now on version 11 and moving beyond!In

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #5

Upside Learning

The Glide OS is available as a browser plugin for IE, Chrome, Firefox and Safari. TransMedia has announced that by the first half of 2010, it will launch a bootable version of Glide for Netbooks. Scratch is a new programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art — and share your creations on the web. Alternatives to Second Life. Karl Kapp puts some alternatives to Second Life on his blog.

The Online Learning Jargon Buster

Learning Pool

Javascript is a programming language used to add interactivity and dynamic contact to web pages. A browser is a software application used to access information on the web suchs as Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer and Safari.

Basic tools for e-learning students

eFront

In this installment we’ll have a look at the software and basic tools for e-learning students which are gonna need while attending your e-learning program.

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Podcast 26: How to Extend Learning Content Availability – With Troy Gorostiza

Talented Learning

And with that comes the need to build partner programs. Those programs can be a source of new revenue streams with training that leverages your existing content assets. An automated process can handle versions and updates much more efficiently and effectively than a manual approach.

Skills Series: A Beginner's Guide to jQuery

General Assembly

On one hand, it’s simply a library built on top of JavaScript to make programming JavaScript easier and more enjoyable for web developers. On the other hand, it’s used so ubiquitously in web programming that you can hardly have a conversation about JavaScript without mentioning it.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

I will say that I think that Linda David and Pat Byers did amazing work on the program and they (along with my fellow committee members) deserve great credit.

PowerPoint Converter: FAQs and Tutorial

DigitalChalk eLearning

Unfortunately, we can’t get rid of this in the current version. The PowerPoint converter program converts a file to HTML5. For example, MP4/H.264 encoded video works in Chrome, IE, and Safari, and Firefox on Windows, but it does NOT work on Firefox on Mac.

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Content creation tools for e-learning

eFront

Prefer one of the so-called “evergreen” browsers (like Chrome and Firefox), that is, a browser that is constantly auto-updated to the newer version rather than one whose releases are tied to OS update cycles (like IE and Safari).

LearnBrite and Microsoft: A Match Made in Virtual Reality Training Heaven

Learnbrite

With other programs, browser choice matters. Some systems run smoothly on Chrome; others do better with Firefox. You can walk through, interact with materials, and chat with bots all programmed to instill essential knowledge.

My Top Ten Tools for 2009

Learning Visions

Firefox My browser of choice. The desktop version synchs to the web which synchs to my iPod Touch. I can't program to save my life, but I can create a course flow mockup using PowerPoint that gets my ideas across to those who can make it look really good. Cammy's Top 10 Tools of 2009 These are my favorite tools in support of my own learning adventures. Google Reader It's how I stay informed on the latest blog posts and news.

My Workflow with Synergy

Experiencing eLearning

In general, what I keep up on each computer during my regular workday is that work programs stay on my laptop and personal applications are on the desktop. On my work laptop, I use these programs that I don’t have installed on my personal desktop: Outlook. I have different versions of Internet Explorer on my computers, so I use both for testing purposes. Right now I only have Firefox 3 on my personal computer, again for testing.

Sakai 3 Development Process

Experiencing eLearning

Javascript/AJAX–client-side programming. Versioning. Technical difficulties–Connect/Firefox/Sakai Demo aren’t playing nicely. These are my notes from the webinar on the Sakai 3 development process by Michael Korcuska about Sakai 3 Participation. This is about the changes coming for Sakai and what needs to be done in the community right now to move development forward.

Apple missing the small picture

Clark Quinn

I hardly miss it on my browser (I have a Firefox extension that blocks it unless I explicitly open them, and I rarely use it; and I browse a lot )! What I care about is that, by not supporting cross-platform programs that output code for different operating systems (OS), Apple is hurting a significant portion of the market. I’ve previously discussed the fight between Apple and Adobe about Flash (e.g. here ), but I had a realization that I think is important.

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How to Pick the Best Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-Learning Courses

CommLab India

A legacy e-learning course refers to an online course developed using Flash, Dreamweaver, XML/HTML, JavaScript or earlier versions of rapid authoring tools. Learners use different browsers such as Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari, and more to launch an e-learning course.

8 reasons for using HTML5 for authoring eLearning course

Adobe Captivate

Support for HTML5 courses is extended by all browsers including latest versions of Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer by Microsoft, iPhone or Apple devices’ Safari etc. This would also throw open the possibilities of further innovations to enhance the versatility of this program. ELearning courses have to be interactive replete with high quality animations and compelling graphics. Adobe Flash has been a productive tool for authoring these courses.

Watson: Come Here, I Need You

The Learning Circuits

When you work in any one of several programs (right now it supports Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, Internet Explorer and Firefox on the PC), it analyzes the content in your document and automatically conducts a search on the key words it's come up with.

Using Pattern Libraries for Accessible Elearning: Insights from CSUN 2018

The Learning Dispatch

CSUN covers accessibility from an astonishing number of angles, from programming to policy and nearly everything in between. Jay Nemchek of Elsevier discussed how his team worked with a version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire that focused on medical terminology.

Latest HTML5 convert: YouTube

Aptara

Now, large companies are changing their programming guidelines to incorporate the language. While the basic release of Firefox isn't supported, the beta version is, meaning functionality is likely just an update away. Latest HTML5 convert: YouTube.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: With Community Comes Great Responsibility

Learning Visions

With a co.mment icon now installed on my Firefox toolbar, I just need to remember to click on it when I leave a comment on someones blog and want to track the conversation. I was using it for awhile, but had issues once I moved to Firefox.

Why Use ActionScript 3.0 in Flash Based eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

With the help of its inbuilt programming language ActionScript developers can code interactions, communicate with servers, program animations etc. The latest version of ActionScript- ActionScript 3.0 [AS It has many new APIs and better performance which were not available in the previous versions of ActionScript [AS 1.0 & AS 2.0] This can help in creating some really cool animations and effects which were not possible in previous versions.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

It is important to note that the free version of this tool allows up to 1 minute and 30 seconds of movie creation. In its basic version, the tool is completely free for 7 days, and full access to it is granted with a small annual fee. The basic version of Pixton is free, but there is an extra charge for the use of additional premium features. LearnWorlds is an all-in-one course platform which includes a built-in affiliate program.

Customer Training – Best Practices

eLearning 24-7

Perhaps you have been hired or been asked to develop a successful customer training program and while you have experience on the ILT side of the house, the whole e-learning angle is another matter. On the free based version, I built programs that sustained and grew usage for our LMS and our courses we provided. Does the system work with Chrome and Firefox and if yes, what is the minimum version they need? Do they need Adobe Acrobat or a PDF program?

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Top Ten Tools for 2009

Learning Visions

Firefox My browser of choice. The desktop version synchs to the web which synchs to my iPod Touch. I cant program to save my life, but I can create a course flow mockup using PowerPoint that gets my ideas across to those who can make it look really good. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Product Review: EasyGenerator Rapid Content Authoring Tool

eLearning 24-7

Preview window can be seen in Chrome, IE, Firefox and Safari browsers, and when choosing preview will do so – based on your set criteria of what browser to do so (within the product). EasyGenerator.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Microsoft preps StartKey: A ‘Windows companion’ on a USB stick" (ZDNet)

Mark Oehlert

Now comes word that MSFT is moving forward with its rumored StartKey program.

Product Review: Saba Social

eLearning 24-7

Testing worked well on all well known browsers: Latest version of Chrome, Firefox 5, IE 9 and latest version of Safari (did not test with Opera, Avant or a few others). I admit that in general I have been underwhelmed in the past with Saba.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zone Alarm Listen UP!! This is NOT Customer Service!

Mark Oehlert

Suffice it to say that I now in about Hour Two of this "solution" (typing this on my MacBook which is oddly virus free) and the uninstall program has totally frozen my system. Please make sure that you have the latest version downloaded first: [link] Now follow the steps below: 01.) Click on Start -> Programs -> ZoneAlarm 03.) Click on Start -> Programs -> ZoneAlarm -> Uninstall ZoneAlarm Security 07.)