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. e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer.

Learning space mashups

Learning with e's

The open access article I mentioned in yesterday's blogpost Access all areas has been published online, exactly 12 days from the date I submitted it. Apparently it was blind reviewed by up to 5 reviewers, so it would seem that the review process is more rigorous than many other journals I have published with. open content mashups or combinations are explored. tools are mashed up within the same space. Keywords: mashup; wiki; blog; Web 2.0; mashup

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Ounces matter: Mashing up business travel and minimalist camping

Janet Clarey

It rolls up into one of its own pockets and is about the size of a pack of cards. Open it, stuff your jacket, purse/wallet, purchases, water, and explore handsfree. You’ll feel like a magician when pulling this out in public and packing it up. In 2015, I traveled roughly ten weeks for work and went on some solo backpacking camping trips for pleasure and sanity. Backpacking alone was new to me and it really turned me on to minimalist camping where ounces matter.

Sausages and mash(up)

Learning with e's

For their project, one of the groups of bright young things has come up with an idea they have called Wiki ++. it is an extended open architecture in which several versions of a wiki page exist simultaneously, so there is potential for endless mash-up, ? However, I am open to how it might contribute towards better collaborativel learning in online environments, and will watch as it develops.

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. Mashups. Search for restaurants in Google and Google Maps shows up with the various restaurants on the map.

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins. Apple’s announcement underscores the fact that we are seeing a rapid shift towards standards adherence and open content formats. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

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The World Bank Offers an Open API

Mark Oehlert

We are releasing this API because we believe this information can be mapped, visualized and mashed up in an unlimited number of ways that will help develop a better understanding of trends and patterns around key development issues ( LINK ). The World Bank's first API offers 114 indicators from key data sources and 12,000 development photos". Nice.and I wish everyone felt this way. "We

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

APIs are useful for extending the data or functionalities of one application and create other applications or mashups. There are a number of highly popular mashups available on the Internet today, including ones that cater to learning and education. If you would like to take a closer look at other APIs and their associated mashups, check the following searchable API/mashup repositories: • ProgrammableWeb: [link]. • APIHub: [link].

Understanding Web 2.0

Integrated Learnings

has opened many doors for new businesses, as well as, new e-Learning opportunities. Wikipedia has a write up on Web 2.0 The ideas that make up Web 2.0 are social networking, web mashups, and using the web to store and create content. A web mashup is the second concept in what makes up Web 2.0. Web mashups make sharing information easier by allowing web technologies to comunicate with each other through web services and other technologies.

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10 Ways To Learn In 2010

The eLearning Coach

Check out UC Berkeley Webcasts , which has a mix of video and audio lectures and MIT’s Open Courseware , which consists of PDF lecture notes and some multimedia presentations. Other open university courses are at Carnegie Mellon and Tufts University. Create a Mashup. Mashups let you combine and remix information, media, content, web applications and services in new ways. Two mashup platforms are Pipes and Scrapplet. Buzz up!

Learning with 'e's: Mashing it up

http://delicious.com/tag/elearning+research

Earlier today I was invited by my good friend Maged Kamel Boulos to write a paper on educational mashups for inclusion in a special issue of Future Internet - an online open access journal, which he is guest editing. Wiki Blog Space Mashups: Combining Web 2.0 tools to create collaborative and reflective learning spaces Recently teachers have used wikis, blogs and other open architecture Web tools to encourage student interaction (Richardson, 2006). mashup

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TOP 11 DISRUPTIVE E-LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES FOR 2013

Learnnovators

APIs are useful for extending the data or functionalities of one application and create other applications or mashups. There are a number of highly popular mashups available on the Internet today, including ones that cater to learning and education. If you would like to take a closer look at other APIs and their associated mashups, check the following searchable API/mashup repositories: • ProgrammableWeb: [link].

danah boyd on teens and 21st century work

Jay Cross

danah boyd opened ASTD TechKnowledge 2013 with a keynote on teenagers, networks, and work in the 21st century. Instead of coding, programmers built apps by mashing up shared packages of code. If a mashup produced a Frankenmonster, you threw it away and tried something else. To tell her friends about breaking up with her boyfriend, she references a song from Life of Brian, Always look on the bright side of life.

More Marketing Malarkey

Clark Quinn

One of the two posts opened with this statement: “The appetite of our employees is not the same therefore, we must not provide them the same bland food (for thought).” ” This seems a bit of a mashup.

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

eLearning 24-7

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. As I often say to folks, what is the point of having an app, if all it does is open up my browser.

Moodle: Pros, Challenges

eLearning 24-7

I want to make something very clear – Moodle and other open source LMSs, Learning Portals, CMSs, etc. You can either have all open, which many companies do not want, or are stuck with course keys and other additional non-necessary steps. APIs and mashups – which is really can expand Moodle to the next level of learning. Moodle and some other open source LMS/LCMS solutions are not really “out of the box” solutions.

Encore – Moodle: Pros, Challenges

eLearning 24-7

I want to make something very clear – Moodle and other open source LMSs, Learning Portals, CMSs, etc. You can either have all open, which many companies do not want, or are stuck with course keys and other additional non-necessary steps. APIs and mashups – which is really can expand Moodle to the next level of learning. Moodle and some other open source LMS/LCMS solutions are not really “out of the box” solutions.

Digital literacy 9: Broadcasting yourself

Learning with e's

and Edupunk movements - the do it yourself culture in which costly proprietary systems and tools are spurned in favour of haphazard, unbranded, informal mashups and loose aggregations of tools. Traditional publishers are having to sit up and take notice - particularly to the open access movement. Public awareness has been raised about the openness and availability of educational content. YouTube social web Edupunk mashup digital literacy

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. 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. You’re no doubt finding that there is no shortage of different types of Learning Management Systems to choose from.

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. 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. You’re no doubt finding that there is no shortage of different types of Learning Management Systems to choose from.

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. 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. You’re no doubt finding that there is no shortage of different types of Learning Management Systems to choose from.

Remix culture and education

Learning with 'e's

Sometimes several works are combined or 'mashed up' to create new versions. In the digital age, where many have access to the participatory web such as social media, it is easier than ever to remix and mashup content. This article tells us why the remix culture is such an important movement because 'all cultural artefacts are open to re-appropriation' when the meaning ascribed to objects is transient.

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. My runner-up is Operitel’s LearnFlex LSP. Runner-Up Social Learning Management System of the Year – Upside Learning. Topyx by Interactyx - once a small dog, and now a fast and up-comer who understands their space and their niche markets. LMS Products of the Year 2010.

Clear about the concept

Clark Quinn

I try to be open-minded. One was casually mashing up a couple of essentially incommensurate ideas. I went to hear a talk the other day. It was about competency-based education (CBE) for organizations. Ostensibly. And, while I’m now affiliated with IBSTPI , it’s not like I’m a competency expert. And maybe I expect too much, but I really hope for people to be clear about the concept. Alas, that’s not what I found.

LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

eLearning 24-7

28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab. Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. Please download it and not just open up open in your window. If you do not save it after you open it, you will not see it again, because it will exist in your cache and unless you know where to find it, many people think it disappears.

Keeping your head above water

Learning with e's

June is going to be an exceptionally busy month for me, and what a contrast it will be to last year, when I was forced to put my feet up after abominable (sorry, abdominal) surgery. This June, instead of putting my feet up, I'm going to be trying to keep my head above water. I will be in Valencia to speak at this year's European Distance and E-Learning Network (EDEN) Conference, on the subject of "Learning Space Mashups".

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World Health 2.0

Learning with e's

tools, mashups and aggregators to predict localised social trends such as flu epidemics. Have a read of the abstract, and then make your own mind up how much positive impact this approach might have on the future health and well-being of the planet. Wheeler S and Kamel Boulos M N (2007) Mashing, Burning, Mixing and the Destructive Creativity of Web 2.0: Tags: mashups epidemiology TPA data mining Health Information and Libraries Journal Web 2.0

My e-learning philosophy

Learning with e's

Being a student at the Open University gave me some insight into what people go through when they are studying at a distance from their parent institution. mashup OLPC My professional career has been somewhat checkered. I first started work as a technician in media and technology back in 1976 when things were a lot less sophisticated than they are now.

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EMEA Reporter: The Other “M” Word: How Does It Move Learning Forwards? by Nic Laycock

Learning Solutions Magazine

One direction may be an immersive mashup of. the massive online open course (MOOC) and the massive multi-player, online, role-playing game. Where are we headed with technology-supported learning? MMORPG). This combination could help students collaborate with their peers and with tutors in the same. way that on-campus students enjoy. Learn about it here! Design Strategies Emerging Topics Games & Learning Immersive Learning Training Strategies

Corporate Training

Tony Karrer

Posts on topics related to Corporate Training: April Big Question - Content Vendor Value Hot Topics in Training - A Crude (but mildly interesting) Analysis Open Source Business Model for Corporate Training Will Blogs, Wikis, RSS, Mashups be Used in Corporate Training ?

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Access all areas

Learning with e's

I also wrote about how some of my papers were published rapidly in open access online journals, and how the experience was infinitely more satisfying. I have just had another article (on mashups) accepted for publication in a new open access journal called Future Internet (it looks interesting and well worth bookmarking). Generally the open access model differs - instead it is the authors pay for their articles to be reviewed and published.

5 Awesome Google Fonts & Other Typography Treats

eLearning Brothers

Google Fonts is a great resource for free, open-source typefaces. Here are 5 great choices: Open Sans. Open Sans was designed by Steve Matteson and comes in 10 different styles, from light to extra bold. The font gives off very modern vibes and is sort of a mashup of popular classic fonts Helvetica, Arial, and Univers. There’s a lot to consider when choosing a font for your eLearning content. There are so many fonts out there!

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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.

Online Training: What's Up With MOOCs?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

This week I want to focus on Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). I thought it might be useful to bring you a concise shakedown on what's up with all these MOOCs. A MOOC, at its root form, is open to the public and costs nothing. Some MOOCs are set up to steer students to paid follow-up courses to receive professional certificates: eCornell Offers a MOOC that Steers Students to a   Paid Follow-Up.

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15 essentials for successful learning

Jay Cross

While cleaning up my office this afternoon, I came up this list of essentials for effective informal learning I wrote a couple of years ago for the ASTD Handbook. Set high expectations, and people live up to them. Foster open, frequent, frank conversations both virtually and in person. Learning is for everyone, not just novices and up-and-comers. Innovation is born of mashing up concepts from different disciplines.

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).

Reaction to IMS Learning Impact 2012 Conference

Xyleme

open and flexible architectures. LTI (Learning Tool Interoperability) in particular has cracked the LMS open. With the ability to easily create learning applications that seamlessly mash-up the best content, and with the tools available, it is no wonder that some innovative vendors have already seized on this new opportunity. There are adoptions, and districts are standing up systems that enable individualized learning solutions.

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Corporate eLearning

Tony Karrer

Corporate eLearning Blog posts related to Corporate eLearning: eLearning Tools - Wikis, Blogs and More in Corporate eLearning New Debate on Value of Blogs and Wikis in the Enterprise Open Source Business Model Knowledge Management Core Issues Use of iPods and other Mobile Learning IBM Taps Employees for Innovation Using Blog Like Tools Corporate Learning Laggards?

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Digital Interaction Design to Tangible Interaction Design

Upside Learning

Tangible interaction designers must use traditional interaction design, engineering, computing, and robotics in a mash-up of skills and methods. The simplest program relates inputs directly to outputs (”when this lid is opened, the lights go out”). Interaction design is almost always a synthesis of traditional methods and approaches from varied established disciplines.

KEVIN THORN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

As learning designers, it’s impossible to learn, know, and keep up with all the advancements and innovations in our industry, but I do think it is important to be aware of the ever-changing landscape. The initial request was an explainer video with follow up game-like interactions.