Making Mobile Learning a Reality with Flash to HTML5 Conversion!

CommLab India

With the ever increasing popularity of mobile learning and Flash’s end by 2020, Flash to HTML5 conversion is the next big thing! If not for anything else, convert Flash to HTML5 to make mobile learning a reality!

The Open Screen Project – Will It Succeed?

Upside Learning

Adobe recently announced AIR for Mobile devices. The Open Screen Project was started to help create a singular experience on multiple devices (using Flash) be it Computers, Mobiles, TV or Game consoles. Adobe wants to latch onto the developer group that’s comfortable with Flash, yet wants their services and content to run across platforms – this by making its runtime consistent across all devices and encourage developers to design accordingly.

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Using the Pros and Cons of HTML5 to Enhance E-learning

CommLab India

The Learning industry is talking a lot about HTML5 these days. Its compatibility with multiple devices, augmenting mobile learning, has made it the hot favorite of L&D circles. However, HTML5 has cons along with its much talked about pros. As learning experts, we can use even the cons of HTML5 to benefit e-learning. Pros of HTML5 – How They Support E-learning. Is compatible with mobile browsers.

Apple Vs Adobe: Impact On Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

Apple has revised the Developer Program License Agreement to ban the use of cross compiler tools like Unity3d, Appcelerator’s Titanium, Adobe’s Flash CS5 etc. Some companies like PhoneGap , Appcelerator and Unity3d having cross compiler products [that can publish the same code for iPhone/iPad or other mobile devices] have clarified or assured that the apps developed using their tools would still be accepted by Apple but there is no official response from Adobe on this.

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Converting Flash-based E-learning Content to HTML5 Why and How

CommLab India

For years, Adobe Flash was the uncrowned king of the e-learning world. It appeared that the reign of Flash would continue forever. But, all this changed with the advent of the mobile learning era. Despite all its powerful features, Flash is not compatible with most Smartphones and tablets. With the demand for mobile learning increasing by leaps and bounds , the incompatibility of Flash with mobile devices this is a serious disadvantage.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning. Technology is full of promise. And we like our technology and we like hopeful promises of an ideal future. For many years, mobile learning was one of those promises. Once mobile devices started to become popular the promise of being able to have everything on our devices, including learning programs, was right on the heels. Standards to Advance Mobile Learning.

4 Reasons You Should Invest in Flash to HTML5 Conversion

CommLab India

Have you invested heavily in Flash-based e-learning? Well, you need to convert them to the HTML5 format. The primary reason you should convert your Flash-based courses into the HTML5 format is that these courses cannot be accessed on most mobile devices. Many a time, traveling staff members such as salespeople and service technicians need access to learning materials in areas with limited broadband. However, this is not the case with HTML5.

HTML5 in E-learning – Signaling the End of the Flash Player

CommLab India

For years, the Flash Player reigned supreme in the world of e-learning. This powerful software enabled learners to access online courses with stunning visuals, wonderful animations, and learning interactivities. It seemed that the Flash Player was destined to rule the technology-enabled learning world. Jobs’ statement had serious ramifications for the web-based learning world. A new technology was needed, and it came in the form of HTML5.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These developments have expanded the possibilities of taking e-learning to great heights more than ever. These disruptive technologies are re-shaping the learning and education landscape. They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. HTML5.

7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

More than 5 billion people in the world own a mobile phone. Clearly, mobile technology is making a significant impact in our world. Does this automatically translate into employees being ready to learn on their phones? In either case, you’ll need to determine if mobile learning deliverables will function properly on the devices. Mobile delivery options depend on the content and audience. percent of mobile device users prefer vertical orientation.

Essential Steps To Convert Flash-based E-learning Content To HTML5 [Infographic]

CommLab India

For many years, Adobe Flash was used predominantly to develop graphics, games, and animations. Flash enabled the use of various interactivities that made learning enriching. It appeared that the reign of Flash would continue forever. But, all this changed with the advent of the mobile learning era. Despite powerful features, Flash-based courses do not run on iPads, Android tabs, and other latest mobile devices.

How to Convert Adobe Flash E-learning to HTML5 [Infographic]

CommLab India

Despite its powerful features, Flash is not compatible with most smartphones and tablets. With the demand for mobile learning increasing, the incompatibility of Flash with mobile devices is a serious disadvantage. The solution to this problem lies in migrating legacy e-learning courses developed in Flash to the HTML5 format. Learning Technology flash to html5

Making Flash-based Courses Engaging and Mobile-compatible

CommLab India

Have you developed hundreds of online courses using Adobe Flash? Are you worried that these courses would become redundant because of their incompatibility with mobile devices? Many firms have developed a large number of e-learning courses in Adobe Flash in the days before the mobile revolution. But, today, as mobile learning becomes commonplace, there are few takers for these online courses. conversion of Flash-based courses.

TOP 11 DISRUPTIVE E-LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES FOR 2013

Learnnovators

e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These developments have expanded the possibilities of taking e-learning to great heights more than ever. They help us make learning more engaging and effective and ultimately help learners succeed. Big Data analytics can help us make well-informed decisions about the learning programs that we develop.

6 Learning Design Considerations for Mobile Learning

CommLab India

Although e-learning and mobile learning are used synonymously, e-learning content and design cannot be used for m-learning. Additionally, there is a difference in developing content for mobile learning and e-learning. It certainly needs a different approach, which considers the context of learning, how learners use their mobile devices, and what they use it for. Flash objects are not mobile compatible.

Developing Mobile Learning Apps with Lectora and PhoneGap

CommLab India

The latest trend in technology-enabled learning methodologies is Mobile Learning Apps. Accessing learning content through apps is easier than through browsers. Though there are some security concerns, mobile apps can be an ideal platform for reinforcing classroom training/eLearning and providing performance support. But HTML5 authoring tools such as Lectora Inspire have made it easy to develop apps. Happy learning!

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

Upside Learning - Mobile

This article was originally published in Learning Technologies 2013’s special show guide issue. Mobile Learning has been on the horizon for a long time but has met with scepticism and technical constraints in its early days. Now, even though bandwidths have improved and devices have become more capable, mobile learning is still struggling to take off. So what ails mobile learning? Understanding Mobile. It is much more than ‘Learning’.

Want to Give Your Legacy E-learning Courses a Make-Over? Think HTML5

CommLab India

According to Towards Maturity, Benchmark Study , 70% of organizations are planning to implement mobile learning in the next two years. This statistic is alarming in case you have legacy E-learning courses. Legacy courses are courses developed in Flash, Swishmax, Shift tool, Dreamweaver, HTML and earlier versions of rapid authoring tools, which were prevalent before the advent of HTML5. You can revive them with HTML5. legacy courses into HTML5.

Meet The Demand for SCORM Compliant Mobile Learning With Lectora 17

CommLab India

If developing a mobile learning course is one big hurdle, then tracking learner progress is yet another. All this information can be tracked by an LMS using SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model), a set of e-learning technical standards. In this blog, we shall see why Lectora is ideal to create SCORM-compliant mobile learning courses. Courses developed in Lectora seamlessly integrate with almost all SCORM-based Learning Management Systems (LMSs).

12 Killer Tips to Design and Deliver M-learning

CommLab India

With mobile devices becoming an indispensible part of our lives, organizations too are capitalizing their popularity to deliver training content. In fact, according to research by Ambient Insight , the global market for mobile learning products is expected to reach $12.2 But developing learning products for mobiles is not the same as developing them for desktops or laptops. But, the way you design online courses for mobiles differs from that of desktops.

Meeting 3 Critical Requirements of Mobile Learning Apps using Lectora Inspire 16

CommLab India

We live in a world inundated with mobile apps. The phenomenal growth in the number of mobile apps has profoundly affected all facets of our life and learning is no exception. Today, a number of companies have developed mobile learning apps to deliver convenient, effective training to their staff. What does it take to develop good mobile learning apps? Creating a mobile learning app with a review quiz.

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. E-Learning created for desktops work fine on laptops because of their similar configurations.

What You Need to Know About Delivering SCORM on Mobile

CommLab India

Mobile learning has been the talk of the town for a while now. Learners are readily embracing the technological benefits of using their mobile devices to access learning. If you have SCORM content, there’s a lot of misleading information on the Internet on how SCORM can, and should, work on mobile devices. Today, let us see what it takes to implement SCORM on mobile, and also demystify a couple of misconceptions on the subject.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

This year, we are placing our annual (and very popular) learning technology predictions on the the hype cycle. Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. This is not because people in online learning are not interested in new technologies; it’s because we’re not a high-revenue industry compared to giant industries like consumer goods. Investment in Internet-enabled learning devices come along years later.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises - Performance Learning Productivity , June 18, 2010 I read a piece written by Kate Graham of e2train on Thursday and it started me thinking about the ‘real learning versus managed learning’ debate. MinuteBio , June 12, 2010 Yesterday I attended a SCORM webinar provided by Advance Distributed Learning (ADL). What I learned this week at the Enterprise 2.0

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3 Best Tools to Develop Web-based Training (WBT) Courses

CommLab India

What does it take to harness the full learning potential of the Web to train your workforce? Well, among the various aspects that must be taken into consideration, one of the most important is choosing the right e-learning development tool.Today, we will look at 3 popular online course authoring tools that can be used to produce good courses for the web. The software can be used to retain most effects of Flash. 3 Rapid E-learning Development Tools.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

This year, we are placing our annual (and very popular) learning technology predictions on the the hype cycle. Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. This is not because people in online learning are not interested in new technologies; it’s because we’re not a high-revenue industry compared to giant industries like consumer goods. Investment in Internet-enabled learning devices came along years later.

Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Joseph Ganci is President of eLearningJoe, LLC, a custom learning company located outside Washington. Since 1983, he has been involved in every aspect of multimedia and learning development. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape.

JOE GANCI – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

Joseph Ganci is President of eLearningJoe, LLC, a custom learning company located outside Washington. Since 1983, he has been involved in every aspect of multimedia and learning development. ABOUT THIS INTERVIEW SERIES: ‘ Crystal Balling with Learnnovators ’ is a thought-provoking interview series that attempts to gaze into the future of e-learning. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape.

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning - Mobile

Now that we have thought about what we can do with our existing courseware let’s think about building some new eLearning and what’s all the fuss about HTML5. A good starting point is our blog post – 5 Rapid Authoring Tools to Publish Courses For Your iPads – where we talk about some of the authoring tools that can be used to develop HTML5 courses for iPads. So what’s the fuss about HTML5? learning. So, on to the next hot topic of going mobile are – Apps.

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Have You mEnabled Your eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning - Mobile

It literally revolutionised the ‘hand held’ mobile, tablet market across the world. From “the Tablet is coming” to “it’s already here” – touch screens, portability, screen size, easy to use features and mobility have made iPads hugely popular and we are witnessing growing levels of adoption across both, the corporate and education markets. Mobile Learning

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Tips and Tricks of Lectora Inspire You May Not Know

CommLab India

Building online learning courses is a great experience for any developer with Lectora under his belt. It has an easy-to-master drag and drop functionality, and you can develop your e-learning rapidly using this tool that doesn’t require complex programming knowledge, thereby reducing your expenses and saving time It can now also incorporate HTML5 media support for mobile devices, allowing “multi-device” learners to access content.

Fantastic Five: Know Your E-learning Development Tools

CommLab India

This blog intends to give you the details of five popular e-learning development tools. Adobe Flash. Adobe Flash is very useful when you want to create complex animations and videos. If you want to build a course with interactivities such as flip books, drag and drop, sliders, match the following, puzzles, scenarios, or simulations , then Flash can be your go-to solution. Below is a screenshot of an interactivity developed in Flash. Compatible with HTML5.

E-Learning Trade Shows + Product Reviews 4 #TK11

eLearning 24-7

I was planning on writing about emerging technology and virtual worlds. E-Learning Trade Shows. People in the booth that actually know the product inside and out – I’m surprised on how this continues to be a problem at a lot of e-learning shows; some companies stock their booths with people who are very nice, but really do not have any knowledge on the product, beyond what they read on the product sheet they are handing you. E-Learning 24/7.

What I’ve Learned Developing Mobile Content Using Authoring Tools Designed for ISDs

Innovative Learning Group

I just wrapped up a free ILG webinar on optimizing your e-learning software toolkit, which you’ll be able to view next week on ILG’s YouTube channel. The questions posed by the participants got me thinking about what I’ve learned from developing a number of mobile apps and mobile web sites. Experience API (Tin Can API) : Addresses limitations of older e-learning tracking standards that focus on formal learning and browser-based solutions.

5 E-learning Samples Developed in Lectora Inspire

CommLab India

When e-learning developers want to convert text-heavy courses to the e-learning format, they look to Lectora Inspire. Lectora enables you to create simple, interactive elements even if you have no knowledge of Flash. Develops responsive design courses that can be accessed from multiple mobile devices. Responsive design: Even if you design courses for the desktop view, the tool will automatically rescale the design for mobile devices.

How Rapid Authoring Tools Meet Evolving Online Learning Needs

CommLab India

For years, e-learning professionals used the traditional methodology of online course development. This methodology used tools such as Flash and Dreamweaver to create highly interactive e-learning courses with stunning visuals and great animations. globalization of business, growth of competition, and technological advancements have transformed the business landscape. Instead, they now seek utilitarian courses that satisfy their learning needs at a lower cost.

The Top 3 Aspects of Articulate 360 You Must Know

CommLab India

As the name implies, it can provide a complete solution for eLearning and mobile learning development. It has some new features such as a responsive player which can automatically adapt the layout to all desktop or mobile devices. It has a mobile-friendly interface for small screen mobile devices. Touchscreen gesture support has been added for the ease of navigation of mobile learners. HTML5 Gesture Support. Publish to HTML5 First/Only.

Top 5 Authoring Tools for M-learning

CommLab India

According to a survey by the Brandon Hall Group in 2016, implementing M-learning is among the top 3 priorities of organizations across the world. M-learning or mobile learning refers to any kind of learning that takes place through smartphones, tablets, phablets, netbooks, and digital readers. The worldwide market for M-learning is expected to reach $12.2 It becomes your responsibility to choose the right authoring tool for M-learning.

Know All about Lectora Inspire 16

CommLab India

Do you want to cut short the e-learning course development time and be cost-effective? Responsive e-learning has made Lectora a favorite of the learning technology community. You can transform text-heavy content into meaningful learning experiences with Lectora Inspire. As it supports HTML5 output and responsive design, it’s easy to develop mobile learning courses in Lectora 16. This is possible because of editable HTML5 output code.