The Reports of Flash’s Death are Slightly Exaggerated

Web Courseworks

The Reports of Flash’s Death are Slightly Exaggerated: Implications for eLearning Managers Over the last few weeks, Flash has been quite the technology water-cooler topic. Some people are predicting the end of Flash entirely with the looming promises of HTML5. Don’t forget to take into account where these reports are coming from. eLearning elearning Flash game based learning HTML5 Jon Aleckson predictions Samantha Amjadali Tony Karr Web Courseworks

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Why Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5 Makes Business Sense

Adobe Captivate

While mobile learning or mLearning is being widely adopted, the challenge of how to handle the migration from Flash to HTML5 still persists. Moving Your Online Training Courses From Flash To HTML5. Increasingly, browsers are blocking Flash content.

Transitioning to HTML5 for the iPad

Web Courseworks

As I’ve written before in my blog post “The Reports of Flash’s Death Are Slightly Exaggerated,” the decision to move away from Flash in favor of HTML5 is complex. eLearning Adobe Asia Comeau elearning Flash HTML5 Web CourseworksWeb Courseworks recently had to address the issue for a project for a regional electrical utility company. Theproject was originally developed over ten years ago for [.].

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8 Strategies To Capitalise On Flash To HTML5 Migration Opportunity And Get A Higher Return On Investment (ROI)

EI Design

While Flash to HTML5 migration is a necessity, it can be used to adopt learning strategies that can lead to a higher impact training and a better ROI. How To Capitalise On Flash To HTML5 Migration Opportunity And Enjoy A Higher ROI.

Flash To HTML5 – Essential Toolkit For Successful Migration

EI Design

Adoption of mLearning or mobile learning triggers the need to plan for migration of your legacy Flash courses to HTML5 so that they can run seamlessly on tablets and smartphones. In this article, I am sharing a toolkit you can use to successfully migrate from Flash to HTML5.

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

Is Adobe Flash Going Away?

eLearningMind

In Short… Adobe Flash Will Be Discontinued, Is Going Away, & Adobe Flash Will Be Dead. Google has already begun taking steps to remove Flash from their browser while the rest of the web settles in for the long goodbye. So, What Will Replace Flash?

How will Flash’s demise affect your SCORM courses?

LearnUpon

Support for Adobe Flash Player ends in 2020. And as Flash has been integral to eLearning for over 20 years, it’s retirement will have a significant effect. Currently, you can export SCORM packages to Flash, HTML, or both. A complete redesign of the courses to suit HTML5.

HTML5 rising: Showdown imminent with Flash

Aptara

HTML5 rising: Showdown imminent with Flash. It's time to seriously consider HTML5 as a development medium if companies haven't already made that choice. This small advantage can be huge when considering hardware offerings that don't even offer the option to download Flash player.

Life After Flash: Giving Your Flash-based eLearning New Life

Brella

After serving for twenty years, Flash is settling into a well-earned retirement. A Brief History of Flash’s Demise. Steve Jobs dealt the killing blow in 2010 with his famous “ Thoughts on Flash ” essay. Implications of Flash’s Downfall. Fixing Your Flash Legacy Problem.

Latest HTML5 convert: YouTube

Aptara

Latest HTML5 convert: YouTube. Ever since Apple made the calculated decision that its devices could get by without Adobe Flash, the pressure has been on for content providers to find a new way forward. Video streaming titan YouTube is now based in HTML5 for new browsers that support it.

HTML5 benefits outshining limitations

Aptara

HTML5 benefits outshining limitations. HTML5 conversion is one way to fight back against this negative reaction. Seeing the light on HTML5. The choice to use HTML5 is no longer seen as revolutionary, even in the face of the popular Flash ecosystem.

SCORM and HTML5 File Manager [New Feature]

learnWorlds

SCORM and HTML5 packages are an essential part of professional trainers, instructional designers and experienced educators who want to offer high-quality e-learning courses. It is a standard for e-learning professionals and LMS to provide courses in SCORM or HTML5 compatible exports.

W3C's HTML5 recommendation published

Aptara

W3C's HTML5 recommendation published. The path to widespread HTML5 adoption has been a long one in some senses, but when compared to 20-year old Flash, which HTML5 is replacing in many cases, its rise has been swift and dramatic. Video is the crux of HTML5 as it stands.

HTML5 content enters new era

Aptara

HTML5 content enters new era. This is a significant moment for the Flash alternative and brings up inevitable questions about what to do next. Security company Sophos recently used its Naked Security blog to state one of the most exciting facts about HTML5.

HTML5: The great platform crossover

Aptara

HTML5: The great platform crossover. The leading language for platform-agnostic development is HTML5 , and learning the best practices and possibilities that come along with it may help organizations transition. Coders' comfort with HTML5 is on the rise.

HTML5 close to W3C certification

Aptara

HTML5 close to W3C certification. Development has continued on the HTML5 standard over the past few years, cementing its place in the enterprise world. This will finalize the features list of HTML5, with the ideas that don't make the cut pushed back until the debut of HTML5.1.

Multimedia experiences growing stronger in HTML5

Aptara

Multimedia experiences growing stronger in HTML5. The movement away from using Flash in both internal and external content by businesses has been slowed by one important factor: This language has been seen as the primary distribution method for rich multimedia such as audio and video.

10 Widely Used Authoring Tools that Support HTML5 and Empower E-learning

CommLab India

The adaptability and flexibility of HTML5 can address learner requirements and industry experts’ needs at the same time. Flash is Fading Away. Two decades ago, e-learning developers used to develop courseware on the primary code base of JavaScript and action script in Adobe Flash.

HTML5: A future without plugins?

Aptara

HTML5: A future without plugins? Such companies thrive on the use of languages such as HTML5, which allows development across everything from desktop PCs to iOS devices, a range that puts it beyond older technologies such as Adobe Flash.

HTML5 presents platform-spanning development option

Aptara

HTML5 presents platform-spanning development option. While HTML5 gained its cultural cachet as a mobile content standard, the highly touted substitute for Flash on Apple devices, its strength comes from the fact that it works across platforms, desktop, smartphone and tablet inclusive.

What Do We Mean When We Say HTML5?

The Learning Circuits

No doubt you’ve heard at least a whisper about HTML5 over the last year. It’s a Flash-killer. Another complication is that “HTML5” is often used to refer to a range of modern web technologies. Simply speaking, HTML is the language that the Web is written in, and HTML5 is the most recent version of it. Why is HTML5 important? When I asked this question to a group I was speaking to about HTML5 authoring tools last month, about half of them held up their iPads.

Amazon announcement shows HTML5's versatility

Aptara

Amazon announcement shows HTML5's versatility. Web apps developed with HTML5 are an answer to one of the key questions in mobile content development , namely which platforms to focus on. Amazon supports HTML5 on Fire. More functions possible with HTML5.

HTML5 making inroads with Apple and Mozilla

Aptara

HTML5 making inroads with Apple and Mozilla. Adobe Flash lost its bid to become the main content distribution language when Apple pulled support, meaning developers have had to look further afield. HTML5 and iOS 8.

Seeking new functionality, New York Times opts for HTML5

Aptara

Seeking new functionality, New York Times opts for HTML5. The online multimedia format war between Flash and HTML5 has bigger repercussions for the rest of the digital world. Poorsattar also touched upon another element HTML5 brings to the table.

Google underlines HTML5 importance with auto-convert policy

Aptara

Google underlines HTML5 importance with auto-convert policy. The current schism worth studying involves how rich digital content appears online - for years, Flash was the standard. Now, however, HTML5 has shown that such a model is not required.

London transportation website enhanced by HTML5

Aptara

London transportation website enhanced by HTML5. With the help of HTML5 conversion , the interactive features and flexibility of mobile apps can be incorporated into websites as well, providing consumers with more choices and a consistent experience across platforms.

A sign of the future: Adobe embracing HTML5

Aptara

A sign of the future: Adobe embracing HTML5. These businesses will instead have to gravitate toward technologies such as HTML5, which handily solve the problems of a fragmented mobile ecosystem and the overlap between the use cases for smartphones, tablets and notebook computers.

Pooja Jaisingh – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age? Pooja: Tools have already started aligning themselves to adapt to the HTML5 publish option. Most of the authoring tools allow you to publish your courses to HTML5 format along with the Flash format. Also, Adobe has an Edge family of tools which allows you to create HTML5 content, and one of these tools is Edge Animate.

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Adobe Captivate: Best Practices for Creating Compliant eLearning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Question slides (Title, question, answers, button text, and scoring report are read by screen readers). Note: To access Flash files using a screen reader, users must have Flash Player 9 or later installed. When a screen reader encounters content meant for Flash Player, the screen reader notifies the user with audio, such as "Loading.load done." " As content in a project changes, Flash Player sends an event to the screen reader notifying it of a change.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

Each of the market research reports that we analyzed highlights the impact that these key trends are going to create in the e-learning space. HTML5. are already HTML5 compatible to a great extend while many others are working hard to provide true compatibility.

Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

To that end came the development of HTML5 and responsive web content that adjusts to the screen size. What about Flash? A lot of eLearning content is at least partially Flash-based and famously mobile devices have shunned the playing of Flash content.

Behind the Scenes of eLearning Troubleshooting

Association eLearning

There are also some issues, like completion marking in an LMS, which will show up in the LMS but are related to the course file. ** Flash vs HTML5 doesn’t always apply, since courses can be created using one or the other. The device type also influences Flash vs HTML5.

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

While the demand for HTML5 courses is yet to catch up, the demand is growing stronger nevertheless. As per data published by Good Technology in their Good Technology Device Activations Report | Q1 2012 , the iPad 2 averaged 17.7 with HTML5 Converter. into HTML5 format.

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A Deeper Look at the Emerging Trends of mLearning

Trivantis

Easy Flash Content Creation. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Flash Creation for Everyone. -->. Last month we took a look at the emerging trends of mLearning based on the recently released eLearning Guild Research Report titled, Mobile Learning: The Time is Now. Let’s now dig a bit deeper into the specific key findings that this report revealed. Lectora: ONLY HTML5 Authoring Tool. Tips for Rapid Flash Creation. Flash Animations and Interactions.