eLearning Development: Useful Firefox add-ons

Upside Learning

Mozilla’s Firefox is a preferred web browser for many. What makes Firefox different from other browsers is it being open source and highly customizable using Firefox add-ons. IE tabs – This allows developers to check how HTML page would look in IE, without leaving Firefox.

Firefox Bookmark Shortcuts

Tony Karrer

Firefox allows you to add a "Keyword" to any bookmark. eLearning Technology. I had asked in Blog Post Updates - Effective Pattern? how to update a previous post. I'm still not sure I have the answer. I wanted to add something to Browser Keyboard Shortcut Basics.

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #9

Upside Learning

5. Firefox for Mobile – Fennec. Mozilla has been steadily creeping towards it goal of releasing the first Firefox browser for mobile phones. On Friday, Firefox 1.0 HipLogic.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | March 22, 2019

Mike Taylor

Here is a shot of the best things of the week from learning, design and technology. For a counter view, from Carol Dweck ( @mindsetworks ) herself, see “ Growth mindset is on a firm foundation, but we’re still building the house” Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Firefox coming to Symbian, Windows Mobile and Linux

Mark Oehlert

Once/if/when WiMax or something like it hits, then bandwidth becomes ubiquitous and always available - that seems to be a perfect storm to combine with enhanced browser capabilities.anybody have any other technology (besides batteries) that will be more important to the mobile learning experience than the browser?

Great Comments on Browser Post and New Horrifying IE8 Tales!

Mark Oehlert

I mean really folks, we are talking about the single most foundational and fundamental piece of technology that we use on a daily basis. I'll go back to my original question though, is anyone doing any ROI to see what the opportunity cost is here in NOT switching to say Firefox.

Usability and Networks

Clark Quinn

And in a comment, I mentioned that the recent launch of the new Firefox browser was prompting me to switch. I had used Safari over Chrome because I trust Apple a wee bit more, and Firefox was a bit slow. All this changed with the release of Firefox’s new Quantum browser. Now, I want to have an integrated experience across my devices, so I downloaded the Firefox versions for my iDevices as well. design technology

My Professional Learner’s Toolkit

Clark Quinn

Of course, I keep Chrome and Firefox around for when something doesn’t work (e.g. meta-learning technologyMy colleague, Harold Jarche, recently posted about his professional learning toolkit, reflecting our colleague Jane Hart’s post about a Modern Learner’s Toolkit.

Adobe RoboHelp: Favicons

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In the image below, you can see the title of a generated layout (Technical Communications) as it appears in a Firefox tab. Adobe RoboHelp Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Help Authoring Help Systems RoboHelp Technical Communications Technology by Kevin Siegel. During my online RoboHelp classes , students frequently ask for ways to brand a generated WebHelp layout.

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How Can Adobe BrowserLab Help in eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

At present, Adobe BrowserLab tests for a limited combination of browsers and operating systems: Firefox 2.X Tags: Learning Technology eLearning Development Adobe BrowserLab Cross-browser Compatibility Technology

HTML 5 and eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Those of you have heard of HTML 5 will know it’s a new version of HTML and XHTML being promoted by Google and Apple in a bid to move the web away from proprietary technologies like Flash, Silverlight and JavaFX.

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Adobe Captivate & eLearning: Screen Reader Best Practices

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

According to Microsoft, "Windows 8 has built-in assistive technologies that work with both Windows 8 applications and with desktop software to provide seamless access to the entire Windows experience." They also include at least two different internet browser options, usually Internet Explorer and Firefox. Accessibility Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Captivate eLearning mLearning Technical Communications Technology training by Kevin Siegel.

eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #5

Upside Learning

The Glide OS is available as a browser plugin for IE, Chrome, Firefox and Safari. Tags: Future Learning Future Technology Upside Learning Weekly Finds eLearning eLearning Weekly Find Game Based Learning Learning mLearning Mobile Mobile a gaming Technology Alternatives to Second Life. Karl Kapp puts some alternatives to Second Life on his blog. Interesting products, although some will cease to exist starting next year. Windows Mobile for Gaming.

How Can Adobe BrowserLab Help in eLearning Development?

Upside Learning

At present, Adobe BrowserLab tests for a limited combination of browsers and operating systems: Firefox 2.X Tags: Learning Technology eLearning Development Adobe BrowserLab Cross-browser Compatibility Testing

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « video jug test | Main | "The Book of Learning and Forgetting" » June 14, 2007 Semantic Technology Primer (found via Stephen D) Thanks to Stephen for finding this great rundown on the semantic world. From the site: "Semantic technologies include software standards and methodologies thatare aimed at providing more explicit meaning for the information thatsat our disposal.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

» February 11, 2008 "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) ( story link ) Now this is what I call an *LMS (lecture management system).

Things to know about HoloLens 2 Headset


As Julia white vice president of Microsoft Azure’s said the first HoloLens has transformed the work at construction sites, factory floors and classrooms into more advanced technology. HoloLens 2 shows great potential over HoloLens 1 in terms of better computing power.

HTML5 for Mobile Learning Development: The Top Four Reasons for Choosing HTML5 as an Authoring Tool


A survey on the most preferred tool for mobile app development revealed that, HTML5 was the technology of choice for the majority that is 41% of the users. When HTML5 first launched, it was supported only by the Firefox browser.

Hell in a Cell Between Articulate Storyline 2, Adobe Captivate 9, and LectoraInspire 16

CommLab India

All three tools support popular browsers such asInternet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, and Firefox. Learning Technology rapid authoring toolsSelecting the right authoring tool for rapid eLearning projects is a process riddled with uncertainty.

HTML 5 and eLearning Development

Upside Learning

Those of you have heard of HTML 5 will know it’s a new version of HTML and XHTML being promoted by Google and Apple in a bid to move the web away from proprietary technologies like Flash, Silverlight and JavaFX.

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Daily Bookmarks 06/26/2009

Experiencing eLearning

Presentation on now technology changes what it means to be literate. New accessibility features in Firefox 3.5 « Marco’s accessibility blog. tags : accessibility , firefox , WAI-ARIA , html5 , webdesign. New Literacy in the Web 2.0 World. “‘Literacy’ as in the ‘new literacy’ is a metaphor for essential abilities required today to shape and communicate meanings, develop oneself, and participate in society.&#.

Is MOODLE Compatible with Section 508?

CommLab India

MOODLE supports the most important technical and functional accessibility needs of most disability and assistive technology types as per the WCAG 2.0 It also supports Non-visual Desktop Access (NDVA) screen reader software for Mozilla Firefox. Learning Technology moodle lms

What’s Hot with Articulate 360? – Part 4

CommLab India

The Articulate application supports JAWS 16 or later versions, with Internet Explorer 10 or later, Google Chrome (the latest version), and Firefox (latest version), for HTML5 content. Learning Technology Articulate 360

A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

Early training portal technologies were training-centric where learners had to configure their systems according to the training format and therefore, it was difficult and expensive to deliver training in various formats. Now technology has completely changed the approach.

7 Tips to Choose the Best Rapid Authoring Tool to Convert Legacy E-learning Courses to HTML5

CommLab India

Browser Compatibility: Learners use different browsers such as Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari, and more to the launch an e-learning course. Learning Technology rapid authoring tools

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): "A Technology Flip Test: Introducing Channels in a World of Platforms" (Andrew McAfee)

Mark Oehlert

"So heres the flip test: imagine that current corporate collaboration and communication technologies were exclusively E2.0 platforms -- blogs, wikis, etc. -- and all of a sudden a crop ofnew channel technologies -- email, instant messaging, text messaging-- became available. How, in the flip-test universe,would the new channel technologies be received?"

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

CommLab India

These tools are dated and cannot meet today’s high technological standards. No matter what technology is used, it takes considerable time and effort to develop an e-learning course, not to mention the high costs involved. Learning Technology Authoring Tools

Multimedia Wars: Flash or HTML5


Firefox will most-probably support it in future and Internet Explorer 9.0 e-Learning Tools & Technologies Flash HTML5 The web has gone though a metamorphosis in the last two decades to find glory in its present avatar.

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

CommLab India

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. Learning Technology Articulate 360Welcome to the fifth post in a series of fourteen.

This Week on #TalkTech: The Educational Console, Open Badges, and Playing in Pairs

Bottom-Line Performance

What about the Xbox Kinect and the amazing things that hackers at home have done with its motion sensing technology? This is a cool new concept from Mozilla, the creators of the Firefox browser. #TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats.

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Why Do We Need a Content Modernization Strategy Now More than Ever Before?

Harbinger Interactive Learning

To adapt to technology disruptions and meet the modern-day learners’ demands, many organizations are looking at modernizing their existing learning material. Technology Disruptions. The WHATWG (Web Hypertext Application Technology Working Group) continued evolving it.

Ring in the New: Flash E-learning to HTML5

CommLab India

Be it Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, Google’s Chrome, Apple’s Safari, or Mozilla’s Firefox, learners can access courses immediately. Learning Technology flash to html5

Tools for Effective Content Development

Your Training Edge

Awesome Screenshot is a very handy tool that allows you to capture screenshots directly from the browser (Chrome, FireFox or Safari are supported).

Does the glove fit? How to make the most of HTML5 in e-learning

Saffron Interactive

Chris Milk is a filmmaker and storyteller, using HTML5 not just for its technological functions but as a creative and collaborative tool. Really, it’s about using new technology to win emotional engagement with difficult content. Whilst it’s true that HTML5 is not supported by some browsers still in organisational use, browsers that officially support full HTML5 features now include, IE9+, Firefox 3.5+, Safari 4+, Silk 4+, Opera 10.50 Blog Technology

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

HTML5 works best with IE10 and browsers like Maxthon, Chrome, Firefox and Safari. Web-apps, however, are built in standards-based technologies such as HTML5, CSS3 etc. Of course it doesn’t end here and as with technology there is always another option.

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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. For example since we can no longer rely on Flash, we need to embrace newer technologies, such as HTML5 and Responsive web design.