eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #9

Upside Learning

In recognition of the importance that good design and user experience plays in creating successful products and services, Forum Nokia has renewed and extended it support available for those looking to improve the quality of their mobile applications. 5. Firefox for Mobile – Fennec.

Learning Through Experience: A Cakewalk with WalkMe™

InfoPro Learning

Our team uses various L&D technologies and we encourage open and honest reviews to provide better insight to our customers, colleagues, and peers in the industry. Modern advancements in technology have empowered us with remarkable tools to increase learner involvement and reduce their overall learning curve. It includes three components: WalkMe TM Editor: An add-on that runs within the Firefox browser and helps create, edit and manage WalkMe interventions.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Is HTML5 Ready for eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

Cross Platform / Browser Compatibility – Every browser has its own rendering mechanism so an application developed for iPad Safari is not guaranteed to work well in other browsers like IE, Firefox or Chrome.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): TED Videos - Watch em all!! (via Boing Boing)

Mark Oehlert

via Boing Boing) When Mark Frauenfelder from Boing Boing starts going on like this : " I went to TED2007 as a member of the press and was profoundly impressedby the quality of the events and the speakers.

iPod 41

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "U.S. Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED)

Mark Oehlert

Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED) ( WIRED link ) excerpt: "In the wake of the intelligence bungles that propelled the United States into the Iraq war, its no secret that the nations spies have been working to improve the quality of their analysis. million contract between the DIA and defense contractor Concurrent Technologies. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « How will ISD handle "Neural Buddhism"?

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 5: Presenter

CommLab India

We saw that the Articulate 360 component enables the development of high quality software simulations and e-learning assessments. Presenter 360 allows you to convert PPT files into good technology-enabled learning materials , thanks to the following features: A simple, user-friendly interface that can be mastered in no time. Translation support of high quality is provided. Learning Technology Articulate 360Welcome to the fifth post in a series of fourteen.

How to Convert Flash-Based Websites to HTML5 Right Now!

Hurix Digital

Further, some of the most popular internet browsers such as Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox have blocked Adobe Flash technology for speed and security reasons.

Comment Challenge Catch-Up

Experiencing eLearning

Do Instructional Designers Really Need Technology Skills? Technology Skills for Instructional Designers. Firefox Extensions. The last question is about quantity; this one is about quality.). I loved the debate about whether instructional designers need technology skills or not. Two are about the tools I use: Diigo and Firefox. Even after doing all this analysis, I’m not sure what to do to increase these qualities in other posts.

Diigo 170

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Every month, I will providing an emerging technology that I believe will be a game changer in the e-learning industry. Improves video and audio quality – extensively – thus your Social Learning/Social Media experience has just increased infinitely; Vivemo, Blip.tv All the big browsers are supporting it i.e. Safari, Chrome, Microsoft IE9, Opera and soon FireFox (at time of writing, not yet). Firefox 4.0 Yes: Apple Safari , Firefox 4.0 (not

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Every month, I will providing an emerging technology that I believe will be a game changer in the e-learning industry. Improves video and audio quality – extensively – thus your Social Learning/Social Media experience has just increased infinitely; Vivemo, Blip.tv All the big browsers are supporting it i.e. Safari, Chrome, Microsoft IE9, Opera and soon FireFox (at time of writing, not yet). Firefox 4.0 Yes: Apple Safari , Firefox 4.0 (not

The Best eBook Platforms for the Post-Readium Era

Kitaboo

There are a number of alternative reading systems based on Readium technology (ReadiumJS, Readium SDK and/or Readium LCP) available. These are some of the recent, native Readium test apps on mobile platforms created to demonstrate the current Readium technology.

eBook 60

Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List

Tony Karrer

Clive on Learning , May 29, 2009 Capture Examples - eLearning Technology , May 29, 2009 Mistakes made in Academic Blogs - Don't Waste Your Time , June 3, 2009 Time Spent - The Learning Circuits Blog , June 1, 2009 Presentation: Camtasia in eLearning - Don't Waste Your Time , June 4, 2009 Does Deliberative Practice Lead to Quick Proficiency? eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009 Should you Care about Google Wave?

Tools for Effective Content Development

Your Training Edge

Undoubtedly the battle of the success of a blog or any website in general is played in the attractiveness, added value, originality and, ultimately, the quality of its contents. You only pay when you use payment images ($ 1 each), but there are plenty of free high quality options. Awesome Screenshot is a very handy tool that allows you to capture screenshots directly from the browser (Chrome, FireFox or Safari are supported).

Building an advanced eFront theme using CSS3 elements

eFront

Using just these 3 elements we can produce a high quality variation of an eFront theme with minimum changes and increased readability. Compatibility Rounded corners are supported by Firefox and Safari. Shaded letters are supported by Safari, Firefox and Opera.

Content creation tools for e-learning

eFront

Modern LMS platforms take advantage of the latest HTML5 technologies, from CSS3 to WebGL, and you’ll need a browser that keeps up with the latest developments. 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).

E-Learning in 2014: The Four “M” #trends

Web Courseworks

Rather than focusing solely on browser compatibility, m-Learning seeks to offer quality learning opportunities across devices such as tablets or smartphones. To increase the MOOC-like experience for these courses, associations would focus on utilizing technology (such as a corporate Learning Management System ) to promote synchronous collaboration. Even Mozilla, the makers of the Firefox browser, are promoting badges for their users.

Online multimedia content in e-learning: Flash vs. HTML5

Matrix

A lot of technological advances support this pull method, with most LMSs permitting the embed of multimedia content files in the online courses. The last few years had witnessed a strong debate over the two technologies that make possible the embedding of multimedia content files in a web page: Flash and HTML5. Flash is a mature technology that runs well on all browsers, including older versions of Internet Explorer, which some businesses still use.

Rich content being viewed on mobile devices

Aptara

Now, with the quality of visuals such a relevant part of the equation, it's important to think about what types of screens and operating systems will be used to access content. Rich content being viewed on mobile devices. Businesses are gravitating toward rich content to spread their messages.

Performance - Collaboration - Social Network Analysis - eLearning Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009 Student Guide: Introduction to ‘Wikis’ in Blackboard - Don't Waste Your Time , June 12, 2009 Discovering Instructional Design 11: The Kemp Model - The E-Learning Curve , June 10, 2009 I Say Instructional Designer, You Say Tomah-toe - Learning Visions , June 9, 2009 Attribution in a Web 2.0 eLearning Learning Hot List June 1, 2009 to June 12, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Digital content needs to be created in such a way that accommodates these assistive technologies. Accessibility advocate Karl Groves makes the argument that what website accessibility really boils down to is “quality of work.” An accessible website means a high-quality website.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

Steve Jobs once said, ‘Technology is nothing. You might want to start with simple tools and grow into more professional premium tools as you go along making higher quality online courses. Authoring tools are used to provide a high quality courses that can be uploaded into your preferred LMS for hosting. It is the professional choice for creating high quality courseware and one of the top rated and most recognized brands in elearning.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

It enables universities and colleges to deliver a high-quality learning experience to remote students. Trying again to respond via firefox browser - seem to have difficulties with internet explorer.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Digital content needs to be created in such a way that accommodates these assistive technologies. If training is either made by or delivered to a federal agency, it’s covered by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, which requires information and communication technology (including elearning) to be accessible (See Maureen Orey’s TD at Work publication “ Designing Section 508 Compliant Learning ” for more detail (purchase required)).

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Business of Learning - eLearning Technology , June 15, 2009. Google Wave as a Learning Tool - Learning and Technology , June 12, 2009. Expert Level Answers via Social Networks - eLearning Technology , June 8, 2009. eLearning Technology , June 3, 2009. Individual Value Required - eLearning Technology , June 11, 2009. Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List - eLearning Technology , June 9, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. June 2009.

LearnDash Program with 10,000+ Users

LearnDash

Anthony: Huge, and I will say it’s been a huge benefit to our growth because I have the ability to do this stuff, like it’s not like you have to write a big brief, describe what you wanna do, send it to a web dev team, hope that they understand it, hope that they have to learn part of your technology and your platform , so, it’s enabled us to get some really cool stuff up quickly in a very cost effective way because I do have some of the most technical skills.

Top 74 eLearning Posts from September 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Let us address the technology aspect. Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning - eLearning Technology , September 14, 2010 Some challenging questions are being raised in this month’s Big Question - Voice Over in eLearning. Promoting Distance - Learning Technology Learning , September 24, 2010 Recently I have arrived at the opinion that developing a viable distance learning offering is the way to go for Higher Education. Best of eLearning Learning in September 2010.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Gadgets, Games and Gizmos: The Blog Book Tour - Week Two

Mark Oehlert

the trick being, you kinda need the book to make sense of the notes ;-) the idea of "knowledge transfer" in the context of these affordances and technologies is critically important, probably THE key to making this topic relevant as you move up the command chain.

IM 41