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. While normal browsing if if something is not looking ok in Firefox, you could simply switch to IE mode. CacheViewer – This helps to read the cache [temporary files] of 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. Since the title of the previous post is a bit different, I'm going to create a new post that is just about this one thing and then I guess I'll cross link.

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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 Firefox for the Maemo 5 platform has a few interesting conceits that set it apart from other mobile browsers, like Opera Mobile and Opera Mini. HipLogic. HipLogic is a new real-time, web-based platform intended as an alternative user interface for some mobile phones.

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | January 17, 2019

Mike Taylor

Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany. tools] Extension Rank – the best extensions for Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera and Safari browsers. I love talking about learning, design, and technology. “I’m brilliant at being not brilliant at everything.

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?

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. Key benefit is that web developers can do this using JavaScript directly in HTML 5 without relying on technologies like Flash or Silverlight. The Mozilla Foundation has already implemented the open source Ogg Theora and Ogg Vorbis codecs for video in the beta of Firefox 3.5

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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. Key benefit is that web developers can do this using JavaScript directly in HTML 5 without relying on technologies like Flash or Silverlight. The Mozilla Foundation has already implemented the open source Ogg Theora and Ogg Vorbis codecs for video in the beta of Firefox 3.5

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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

What is a web server?

QuoDeck

The client may be a web browser client like (Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera, Microsoft Edge or Apple’s Safari) or it can be an Api development and testing programs like (SoapUI, Katalon studio or Postman). e-Learning Q & A QuoDeck Tech Queries Learning management systems learning technology Technology TechSolution

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.

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. A few browsers like Firefox support Ogg Theora (an open source format) while others like Safari support H.264 (this is a proprietary format and licensing fee is required to support this format).

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. It’s a different cut through the top 10 tools. So I thought I’d share mine, and my reflections. Favorite browser and search engine : I use Safari and Google, by default.

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.

Learn-Wise Go Accepts HTML 5 Files!

Learn-Wise

The world of technology is constantly evolving, so here at Magnifi Group we are changing with it! Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, and Safari also provide support for HMTL 5 files. Administrators and sub-administrators with proper access can now add HTML 5 files to Training Modules in your Learn-Wise Go site. There are many advantages to incorporating HTML 5 files into your organization’s training materials.

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Social Media Libraries for Flash

Upside Learning

As social technology growth continues to march on and dynamic learning grows to be the need of the day, it is little surprise that social media has now become an integral part of learning as well. These social media elements can also be integrated in the elearning courses or applications developed using Flash technologies. HTML 5 and eLearning Development eLearning Development: Useful Firefox add-ons.

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 Below is what the onion view—which we liked the most from the three views available—of Adobe’s website (www.adobe.com) looks like for a combination of Firefox 3.0 – Windows XP and IE 7.0 – Windows XP. Tags: Learning Technology eLearning Development Adobe BrowserLab Cross-browser Compatibility Technology

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.

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 Below is what the onion view—which we liked the most from the three views available—of Adobe’s website (www.adobe.com) looks like for a combination of Firefox 3.0 – Windows XP and IE 7.0 – Windows XP. Tags: Learning Technology eLearning Development Adobe BrowserLab Cross-browser Compatibility Testing

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). e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor | Main | GDC Update 1: Geez My Hotel Room is Small!

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

G-Cube

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. HTML5 as an authoring tool is still evolving, and is rapidly including the functionalities that support a lot of different interactions, and is coming close to the capabilities of native technologies. When HTML5 first launched, it was supported only by the Firefox browser.

Things to know about HoloLens 2 Headset

CHRP-INDIA

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. Microsoft also has announced that open-source web browser company Mozilla was creating a prototype Firefox reality browser for HoloLens2. HoloLens 2 shows great potential over HoloLens 1 in terms of better computing power.

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?"

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. How will you know which eLearning tool to work with? I have worked on several authoring tools. Today, I am sharing my views on the 3 widely used tools -Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, and Lectora Inspire 16.

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 lmsThe power of the Web is in its universality. Access by everyone regardless of disability is an essential aspect. Tim Berners-Lee , Inventor of the World Wide Web.

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.

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 )! Tags: mobile strategy technology 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. What I was talking about before was the potential to create a market place beyond text, graphics, and media, and to start capitalizing on learning interactivity.

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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. Latest technologies are focused on delivering trainings that are learner-centric. Learning Technology mobile learning

6 Tools for Designers to Create Truly Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

In fact, the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities states that access to information and communications technologies is a basic human right. Firefox Accessibility Extension.

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. Although legacy courses have been rendered technologically obsolete, their content might still be top-notch and very much relevant for current training needs. Learning Technology Authoring Tools

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

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. We publish all the topics a few hours before the chat so you can show up at 3 pm EST / 12 pm PST on Thursdays ready to discuss. We discuss three topics a week and the chat lasts around 30 minutes.

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Multimedia Wars: Flash or HTML5

G-Cube

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. It is glorious indeed – Multiple browser options, varied platforms and a media-rich feel. For the learning industry, it is truly an era of looking forward to progress and innovation.

Articulate Rise – Got questions? We got answers!

B Online Learning

Rise courses use the latest web technologies. Chrome gives the best authoring experience on both PCs and Macs, but you can also use Firefox and Edge. Firefox. Firefox. I love Articulate Rise. I’ve made no secret about it around the office. To create a learning module that you know will look great, no matter what device is used to access it, is something that e-learning developers have been crying out for.

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. JAWS 16 or later with Internet Explorer 10 or later, Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version), is supported by courses published to the HTML5 format, while JAWS 16 or later with Internet Explorer 11 or later is supported for Flash-based output.

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 html5Ring out a slowly dying cause, And ancient forms of party strife; Ring in the nobler modes of life, With sweeter manners, purer laws. - A stanza of the poem In Memoriam , by Lord Alfred Tennyson.

Introducing Tech Tuesday toolbox

Mike Taylor

An open-source screen recorder built with web technology. Available as a firefox addon too. In my experience, most people love tech tips and tools. With that in mind, I’ve been thinking about the best way to share some of the best tech tips and tools that I discover.

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