e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins

Mark Oehlert

» June 03, 2007 Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins Sam Adkins at Ambient Insight passed along a link to a post on the Social Strategist that I just reading through now but which does a compare and contrast between some of the emerging tools for creating mash-ups. books futures Web 2.0

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

An API (Application Program Interface) enables an interface from a piece of software to communicate with another piece of software (in its simplest form) or multiple pieces of software (called a mashup). Open Architecture. APIs are open source code, so that developers (inc. Google code is open source code, so you can manipulate. Cliqset -social web service that helps users share and discover content and discuss it with other users. Mashups.

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2011 LMS Award Winners plus a quick note on m-learning

eLearning 24-7

Initially I was going to provide a list of all my award winners including web conferening, stand alone mobile learning, etc., A few systems pitch that they have full mobile learning capability, especially with the iPad including the angle that you can see it full screen rather than the standard universal look – which shows up similar to the smartphone look – i.e. small. It shows up in your browser. Click on the app and your default browser opens and off you go.

2010 LMS Products of the Year

eLearning 24-7

Open Source Systems – That have to be 100% free to be considered. Open Source LMS of the Year. The e-commerce component itself includes a robust function set beyond just the ability to accept credit cards; and the look of the site typically appears as a “learning portal&# , clean, crisp and reminds me more of a web page with products (again, depending on the LMS vendor or system) with maybe advertising capabilities included.

5 Awesome Google Fonts & Other Typography Treats

eLearning Brothers

Print vs Web. Web fonts are specifically designed for easier on-screen reading, especially on a mobile device. Generally, web fonts are sans serif. However, as screen qualities get better and better, you can get away with serif fonts on the web more. Google Fonts is a great resource for free, open-source typefaces. Here are 5 great choices: Open Sans. There’s a lot to consider when choosing a font for your eLearning content.

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SumTotal vs. Moodle vs. Inquisiq: One Non-Profit’s Quest for the Best LMS

Inquisiq

After a lot of consideration they had narrowed their choices down to two solutions, Moodle (an open source LMS) vs. the Inquisiq LMS from ICS Learning Group. ICS Learning Group created a relatively simple custom web application that contained all of the logic for the gated profile questions. Inquisiq R3 News LMS Features LMS Industry MashupGetting a new Learning Management System (LMS) or migrating to a new one? If so, you’ll enjoy this case study.

SumTotal vs. Moodle vs. Inquisiq R3: One Non-Profit’s Quest for the Best New LMS

Inquisiq

After a lot of consideration they had narrowed their choices down to two solutions, Moodle (an open source LMS) vs. the Inquisiq R3 LMS from ICS Learning Group. ICS Learning Group created a relatively simple custom web application that contained all of the logic for the gated profile questions. Inquisiq R3 News LMS Features LMS Industry MashupGetting a new Learning Management System (LMS) or migrating to a new one? If so, you’ll enjoy this case study.

eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008

Tony Karrer

eLearning Trend #2 - Virtual Environments - see Second Life and Learning eLearning Trend #3 - Open Source and Free Tools eLearning Trend #4 - Do-It-Yourself Learning - see Disruptive Changes in Learning , Personal Learning for Learning Professionals - Using Web 2.0 See also - Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008 I was talking with someone last night who asked me what some of the bigger eLearning Trends were. I told him about eLearning 2.0 and the move to DIY.

Top 10 eLearning Resources You May Not Have Thought Of

eLearning Brothers

This open source toolkit enables you to produce interactive learning materials in a productive online environment. This website enables you to collaborate with authors and editors from different areas of study, so you can rely on their experience, expertise, and creativity to come up with the best content for your eLearning project. The tool comes with comprehensive SCORM-compliant assets for PDF and Web. Guest post by Robert Morris.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Diggspose: New Visualization of Digg stories

Mark Oehlert

Main | Edu-Gaming in the latest Escapist » May 30, 2007 Diggspose: New Visualization of Digg stories So here is a story on Webware about a mashup between yourminis and digg - the result of which is a number of new ways to visually represent the stories on digg. Just to clarify, the mashup is a combination of Digg and Snap.com, and is not associated with netvibes, nor yourminis (the company I work for). books futures Web 2.0

On the Horizon

Experiencing eLearning

Process: October: open up to the advisory board. Example: sending students out with cameras and sharing geotagged images, mashup images with Google Maps. Alan on “ The Personal Web “ The web used to be handed to you and you just looked at it that way. Semantic web would know which one you want. Easy to figure out that people are connected based on trails on the web. Open source audio hardware [link].

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

One of the common reasons I hear from knowledge workers inside large organizations for not following the suggestions I provide is that the organization itself puts up barriers to working this way. Predictions #2 => Convergence Ramps Up Big Time The recent Morgan Stanley Mobile Internet Report that I discussed in Mobile Internet Apple Facebook is really labeled wrong. Now, for the pessimists out there – Do you remember back to the really early days of the web?

Standard Options Apply

MakingBetter

I want to encourage it by keeping it as open as we can AND by making it possible for the best approaches, not just the best spin, to find adoption. We can take this open specification and transform it into an international standard that will catalyze data interoperability across systems. Consider Breaking Up the Spec Into Separate Standards Efforts. there are as many (or more) open source LRS options as there are commercial options.

First Time Visitor Guide

Tony Karrer

Once we've interacted to some level, you might consider linking up with my via LinkedIn - I found this to be a good way to stay connected with people. Presentation - ISPI Los Angeles Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Practical Suggestions: Web 2.0 Start-Up Guides Personal and Group Learning Using Web 2.0 Informal Learning, Communities, Bottom-up vs. Top-Down Rosenberg's Beyond eLearning - Is that eLearning 2.0?

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Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Open Source eLearning Tools , October 13, 2010 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. In addition, she indicates if they are free or cost money – which is not quite the same thing as open source. Open up the Navigation. Please if you can, look this research up!

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Virtual classrooms and smart-boards are used in a more student-centered way (not putting all the attention to one person up-front=bad). Open Educational Resources Matures 4. open up exciting opportunities for people to access relevant information where and when they require it. Here's what came up. My Predictions So with all of that as a lead up. In trying to come up with next month's #LCBQ, we specifically wanted to be able to name this.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning

Learning Visions

Emerging" = kinds of e-learning that are just starting to show up -- in labs, new company offerings. In the 90s there were one or two ways to do e-Learning: CDRoms and then the web. Then the world wide web. Now were into web 2.0 -- new technologies that werent there 10 years ago. Self Serve Can also pick up packaged food -- self-service from a vending machine, etc. Self-direct learning experience == a standard course prepared and available on a web site.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

Open Source Product of the Year (i.e. LMS, web, CD, etc., Sure, other vendors will say you can do that too, but you have to open each object file to get it. iTunes, iTunes University, Facebook, MySpace, CD, web server & more. Import and convert PPT to the web, add rich media. can capture video from web cam. Mashups, Google charts.

Latest LMS Trends – The Truth is No Longer a Stranger

eLearning 24-7

In my latest directory, 393 LMS vendors – global, of which 34 or so are open source systems. Folding up shop and switching to a new market: Talent/Performance Management, new product lines not tied to e-learning, services. Folding up shop for good – goodbye and nice knowing you. Folding up shop and switching to a new market : Talent/Performance Management, new product lines not tied to e-learning, services.

Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

When so many potential customers are seeing the advantages of open source, creating their own learning or VLE portals or seeing the value of various social media types and incorporating them into some type of social learning community, the “do nothing&# spin is well, a time warp into the past. Time for these vendors to wake up, or see your audience share disappear. Mashups and APIs (again, some people in the social media space, see them as social media types).

Plug-and-Play eLearning

Breakthrough eLearning

Back about 12 years ago a colleague introduced me to Mosaic, an early web browser. I was excited and wanted to create a web site right away. Silly me; I thought I would bring up a blank page on my computer, write and format something, click a button, and be up and running. Even with the advent of user-friendly HTML editors, you still required some IT support and guidance to get something up on a web site that worked and looked half-decent.

Latest E-Learning Trends – Some good, some bad

eLearning 24-7

If you as the customer want to create your own API/Mashup or find one on the net and want to integrate it into your paid LMS, the vendor will charge you. The spin of course, is that open source systems enable APIs. Open marketplaces for courses created by end users. People do this all the time, with web conferencing solutions that are not integrated into their system, or video being streamed on another server, etc.

for tomorrow we DIY

Learning with e's

Eventually Punk music distilled into New Wave, and opened the door for other music genres including Ska, Heavy Reggae, and New Romantics to achieve popular status. Open source, I would suggest, was an early example at what we now know as Edupunk - Linux and Moodle have made the corporate giants sit up and take notice. Image source Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's. My recent post on Edupunk ' Can Anybody Hear Me? '

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LMS News. Directory. Plus E-Learning Notes

eLearning 24-7

More multilingual options to their web sites, trials and social learning. More vendors enabling the use of APIs – i.e. people can create their own API and integrate them into the LMS/Learning Portal vendor’s system, this equally means you can create mashups too. Amazes me how awful some LMS web sites are for finding information or even telling the consumer what their product is, what are its key features and capabilities and navigation.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Better Conferences (cross posting from Tony Karrer)

Mark Oehlert

Cheat sheet.ok.needs some more design here but I love the twitter idea.could we do a google map of a conference hall expo floor and then do a mash-up so we could annotate it? books futures Web 2.0 Funny Future of e-Learning Research Cross Posting Futures Games Gaming & Learning Government Hardware Industry informal learning Innovation Insanely Cool Content Job Leads Latest News Learning Learning 2005 Learning As Art Learning/Training Learning/Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Reflecting on the e-Learning Guild Annual Gathering

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « e-Learning Guild Gathering Follow Up Post | Main | Post Conference Clean Up.Social Change, Web 2.0 Thankfully Brent Schlenker did and he got some great pics of the newly formed Beers and Blogging Crew (web site to follow shortly ;-)). Dont get hung up looking at the 3D virtual world - thats icing - look at what kind of social networking and workflow process support tools are built into it.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Edu-Gaming in the latest Escapist | Main | Article comparing new Mash-Up tools (Popfly, Pipes, Google) - thanks Sam Adkins » June 03, 2007 Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer. Second session: Tony Karrer on Web 2.0/eLearning 2.0 Moves intoWiki: (what about the browser as a Web 2.0 books futures Web 2.0