Snagit for Google Chrome Keeps on GIF’ing
JULY 23, 2014
We were GIFen no clues and it’s still a little bit of a secret but the wonderful Kelly Rush , Product Owner of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome , has asked me to GIF some ideas on the feature. As an example this is one I wrote for my Google Drawing example: Would it be possible to.
Flash to HTML5 – Swiffy From Google
JUNE 29, 2011
This has come just in time for mLearning implementers; there is a new tool out in Google Labs called Swiffy that let’s one convert flash animation (swf files) to a device independent HTML5. It’s also able to deal with embeddeded/nested movie clips, which is quite cool and allows for complex animations that would otherwise be a struggle to create using HTML5’s canvas element.
Google Chrome for iOS’ Killer App: A Singular Browsing Experience
JULY 5, 2012
From all the amazing news Google shared at this year’s I|O conference, to me the biggest one was the availability of the Google Chrome browser for iPad and iPhone.
Learning with e's
MARCH 3, 2014
She showed several images of recent movies such as Ellysium, I, Robot and Avatar to emphasise her point. The blockbuster science fiction movie Minority Report featured gestural computing, targeted advertising through biometric data scanning and augmented reality technologies.
Learning with e's
JANUARY 24, 2014
The Google Glass and other Augmented Reality wearables look interesting but inherently dangerous. I want my own ultra-thin roll-up large LCD TV screen for home movie viewing!
Google Knowledge Graph
Take an e-Learning Break
MAY 18, 2012
The Knowledge Graph enables you to search for things, people or places that Google knows about—landmarks, celebrities, cities, sports teams, buildings, geographical features, movies, celestial objects, works of art and more—and instantly get information that’s relevant to your query.
Lights, Camera, eLearning: What Project Managers and Hollywood Directors Have in Common
AUGUST 27, 2013
I recently watched a sci-fi movie with tons of special effects. I’m always amazed at how these massive productions begin with someone’s imagination and evolve into the magnificent movies we see on screen. Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks.
(almost) Everything about video for learning professionals
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
For this blog I suffice to say that you can screencast (make a movie of your computer screen), on-the-fly videos (amateur quality with iphone, ipad or simple camera), professional videos, web lectures and live stream (let online follow a meeting by people who are not there).
Blended Learning: Not your Mother’s, Grandmother’s, or Possibly Even Older Sibling’s Training
JULY 2, 2015
Remember the days when you looked forward to field trips to the planetarium, hovering over a formaldehyde preserved frog with your lab team, or seeing the movie version of Lord of the Rings on a Friday afternoon? Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks.
20+ eLearning Tools and Resources
JULY 24, 2014
Windows Movie Maker. Windows Movie Maker is an easy to use video editing production suite. Quickly add photos and footage from your PC or camera into Movie Maker. Then fine tune your movie just the way you want it. Google Forms. Google offers a suite of apps that makes creating files easy and collaborative, no matter where you are or what device you’re working from. Google Forms allows the user to easily create a personalized course surveys.
What Pokémon Go Means to the Learning Industry
JULY 14, 2016
With the application’s GPS interface to Google Maps, landmarks are chosen as places for increased activity. What Pokémon Go Means to the Learning Industry. Pokémon Go is a phenomenon which is quickly taking over our cell phones.
What Makes Social Learning so Interesting?
AUGUST 17, 2016
Social media doesn’t just close the gap between ourselves and movie stars, it also opens up a world of communication options to industry peers, thought leaders, and potential clients. If you Google it, an answer shall appear. . What Makes Social Learning so Interesting?
More Than 30 Drag and Drop Examples
JULY 5, 2016
Movie Trivia. On a side note, there were a lot of interactions that I couldn’t share because it was either a broken link because the file was moved or the interaction was hosted on Google Drive. Google Drive links are not going to work in about a month.
AR: Augmenting the Reality of Learning
MARCH 6, 2012
Like many of you, my first look at augmented reality (AR) came via 80s action movies (e.g. From sports telecasting (the yellow “first down line”) to mobile phone applications (Google Sky Map), AR is changing the way we live AND learn. Introduction to AR.
100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)
JULY 17, 2016
Genius brain teasers : @GBrainTeasers puzzles, riddles, mathematical problems, mastermind, music, word puzzles, stereograms, cinemania … Google Maps : @googlemaps Photographic dispatches from Planet Earth. Google Facts : @Google Facts Learn new things every day.
3 Story Sources for Deeper Learning
MARCH 22, 2016
Source: Google Self-Driving Car Project How do we insert content inside or within learners’ stories? I am curious about his role in the movie and want to learn his insights. Will you buy a Google driverless car? YouTube/Interstellar Movie.
The Return Of Video To eLearning
OCTOBER 18, 2012
I don’t agree with that; if you recollect a movie you watched that has had a lasting impact on your thinking you know engagement and interaction are different things.
Reflections of a mooc unvirgin
MARCH 11, 2013
The course was supported by social media groups across several platforms, including Twitter, Google+ and Facebook. In one thread, for example, the discussion descended into a list of sci-fi movies; no explanation as to how they were pertinent to the conversation, but oh what a list!
Jane Hart’s Top 100 Learning Tools
AUGUST 27, 2015
Google. I really enjoy using Google to search images. If I need to remember who someone in a photograph is, Google will tell me about 80% of the time. I store all my files online, in Dropbox, Google Docs, and iCloud. As movie editors go, this one’s simple as can be.
Top 5 eLearning Technologies To Look Out For In 2016
JANUARY 18, 2016
The idea of simply slipping on a headset and immediately being immersed into another world seems like something out of a sci-fi movie, but virtual reality gadgets, such as Google Glass, Oculus Rift and others, are making it possible. The eLearning industry is experiencing a revolution.
What are Video Thumbnails, and Why Do They Matter?
JANUARY 31, 2017
Most visual search engines and image-organizing programs like Google Image Search and YouTube use thumbnails to organize media. They suggest the following: Use your thumbnail as your video’s movie poster. What are thumbnails? And why use ’em?
5 Ways to Bring Contextual Learning to Your Association
MARCH 19, 2015
Are we talking about a car in an action movie, a firework, or some leftovers that were microwaved for too long? Share this on Google+. Add this to Google Bookmarks. Then it exploded. By itself, this sentence doesn’t say much. What exploded and was it supposed to?
Wait a minute—TechSmith Snagit for…Linux?
DECEMBER 2, 2013
In our drive to provide TechSmith users the ability to capture screenshots on their preferred system, last month we introduced TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome. What is Snagit for Google Chrome? Today’s guest post is by Robert Risdon, Technical Support Agent for TechSmith.
extend google map widget, make it interactive
SEPTEMBER 12, 2009
It has been long time I have written about using google maps API inside Adobe Captivate widgets. Step 2 - Define a variable interactiveWidget_mc which is used to talk to captivate movies. Click here or the image below to download the Captivate movie.
15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads
JANUARY 30, 2013
Google Swiffy. You can add text and images with easy-to-use drag-and-drop feature and use multi-touch widgets to include interactive photo galleries, movies, keynote presentations, 3D objects, and lot more, and publish the eBook.
What are Serious Games?
MARCH 1, 2016
A couple of Google searches will show you that there are countless definitions of serious games (we last counted 33!) A good game, like a good movie, has a gripping storyline.
DIY Virtual Reality: World of Warcraft Thinks Inside the Box at Comic-Con 2015
AUGUST 10, 2015
But with the 2016 release of the World of Warcraft movie, big names and big budgets have been thrown around to make a flick that hardcore gamers can appreciate. By working with Google to construct a cardboard box-like viewing device, users were asked to slip the viewer over their smartphones.
Interaction with Digital Devices through Voice Commands – The Future of Learning
AUGUST 22, 2016
Apple Siri , Amazon Echo , and Google Now are taking toddler steps in this domain. Google is creating a lot of buzz with its personal digital assistant ‘Ok Google’. You can navigate through Google Glass by your voice commands. Year 2020….
Sharpest tools in the box
Learning with e's
AUGUST 17, 2013
How about 8 favourite movies, or 8 favourite TV programmes? 7) Google. Many of the Google suite of tools have become quite important in my working day. Well, email and the Microsoft Office certainly, because Google tools can replace them easily.
5 Key Mobile Learning Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2013 Internet Trends Report [Slides]
JUNE 5, 2013
When was the last time you called a theater to get movie times, or visit a travel agency to research your next vacation, or brought a physical map with you on a trip?
Steve Rosenbaum – Curation Nation - #devlearn keynote
NOVEMBER 3, 2011
Google yourself. Google is based on static links to static web pages. On Foursquare you check in and tell people you’re going to a cool movie but not that you’re at the dry cleaner. It’s not Google. These are my live notes from DevLearn November 4, 2011 in Las Vegas. Steve Rosenbaum (@magnify) author of Curation Nation ( www.magnify.net , [link] ) The world is changing fast. Curation is a good news/bad news thing. The cloud – sounds so fluffy and nice.
Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
The ability to make a screencast video can also be used to showcase your creativity when playing games like Minecraft and recreating scenes from movies and/or filming music videos in simulation games like The Sims. the ability to publish to Google Drive, Vimeo Pro, and Dropbox.
20 World-Class Experts Share Their Top Presentation Tips
AUGUST 18, 2014
Look at this example , where we create a 3D money safe based on an image found on Google Images. After all, that movie you paid $15 to see for 90 minutes, may have taken two years to make. Original Article published on Forbes.com. Written by Mark Fidelman.
Wait a minute, let me Google it.
The Learning Circuits
OCTOBER 27, 2005
Google has become a digital extension of my memory. If I forget how to do something, or cannot remember a fact or name or place, I Google around for a bit and find it. So I Googled "Al Pacino Filmography", and two clicks later, I 'knew' the name of the movie. I Googled "Mitsubishi DVD VCR Connections" and three clicks later had the operating manual that was lost in the same place that socks go to in the washing machine. Yep, Googled.