Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– How it Can Benefit Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Apart from AIR app, the same code and assets in any AIR app can further be used to deliver a mobile browser version using Flash Player 10.1. As an eLearning developer, we will certainly benefit from the Adobe Flash runtime, AIR and Flash player 10.1 Related posts: Adobe Flash: Now With Face Recognition Is Adobe’s AIR better than Microsoft’s Silverlight?

Microsoft Viva – The Answers you are Seeking

eLearning 24-7

Netscape was the dominant player, and while there were a couple of other browsers, everyone I knew used Netscape, and only used AOL when they could get 30 days free – (The CD). Microsoft are masters of marketing, and the hoopla kickoff was nothing sort of magical.


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Microsoft Launches ELearning Add-On


The global success of Articulate is well known in the elearning field, and it appears that Microsoft would like to steal a bit of market share as well! Recently, Microsoft revealed their plans for a new product called Mix with the purpose of simplifying online course creation within PowerPoint. In 2009, Articulate Studio took-off as a Microsoft PowerPoint add-on for this very purpose. Once we know more, than a Microsoft Mix review will be possible.

Microsoft Teams enables the joint creation of animated videos with the simpleshow video maker


The Berlin-based tech company simpleshow has also responded to this trend and now offers its simpleshow video maker in the Microsoft Teams environment. And it is relying on the support of one of the biggest players. Microsoft Teams has offered some apps for video creation in the past.

Custom HTML5 timeline for Articulate Storyline 360

Swift eLearning Services

The look is very similar to Microsoft PowerPoint. Articulate Storyline uses a component called “Player” inside… Authoring Tools eLearning HTML5 Swift Articulate Storyline Articulate Storyline 360 course timeline course timeline slider Custom HTML5 timeline custom play/pause button custom player controls Custom Seekbar eLearning development eLearning sample music player in Articulate Storyline Storyline 360 HTML5 Custom Skin

5 Major Players in Distance Learning


To explore the distance learning major players in more detail, let me introduce Allie Cooper – an individual who has a passion for all things learning, education technology, and the latest industry happenings. Below, we’ll feature five major players in distance learning worldwide. They also offer eCourses, allowing you to develop your skills in web design, Microsoft Office, and Customer Service.

Skills of Gamers, Microsoft Build Keynote, and Compliance Training: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

Now that introductions are out of the way, let’s dive in to this week’s articles: Are Actual Players Less Skilled than 20 Years Ago? While he had some fun with it, he was pretty frustrated in the single-player game because he frequently got stuck and didn’t know where he was supposed to go next. in game-design and that players hardly ever get “stuck” or “lost” on what to do next. Are Actual Players Less Skilled than 20 Years Ago? Microsoft Build Keynote.

Windows 10 is Coming Soon and TechSmith is Here to Help

TechSmith Camtasia

Microsoft is making some big, exciting changes! At the end of July, Microsoft will release Windows 10. To help make the transition to Windows 10 smoother, TechSmith has been working closely with Microsoft to make sure our offerings work with the new Windows. The most recent versions of Snagit , Camtasia , and our latest app, TechSmith Smart Player for Office , will be ready to use with Windows 10 right from the start. Not familiar with TechSmith Smart Player?

4 Implications of Microsoft’s Acquisition of LinkedIn

CommLab India

Microsoft’s recent acquisition of LinkedIn has created ripples in the world of technology. I believe the deal between Microsoft and LinkedIn could have 4 major implications for the corporate world. Microsoft could come up with an integrated talent management platform. Microsoft’s purchase of LinkedIn could lead to the integration of LinkedIn, SharePoint, Yammer, and Excel, resulting in the emergence of a comprehensive talent management platform.

Microsoft Learning Snacks

Take an e-Learning Break

Learning Snacks are short, interactive presentations about popular topics created by Microsoft Learning experts. Each Snack is delivered by using innovative Microsoft Silverlight technology and includes various media, such as animations and recorded demos. I am looking for the player information. At the end of each free presentation, you can view more Snacks, learn more about the topic, or visit a related Web site. Check it out: [link

Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits


Our Head of Technology, Nik Goile, gives us some background on last month’s Adobe Flash exploits , and explains how CDSM was prepared to deal with them… You probably heard about the Adobe Flash Player vulnerabilities that came to light in July. The published archive included at least three zero day exploits for Adobe Flash, and one for Microsoft Internet Explorer. CDSM Insights Trends Adobe Flash Adobe Flash Player Danger Flash Player Zero Day Exploits

19 Productivity-Boosting Apps for L&D Project Managers

Dashe & Thomson

Just last year, the Bureau of Labor Statistics issued project management its own occupational category , a confirmation that project managers are more important players than ever. Mind Mapping Productivity Project Management/Project Delivery Microsoft Project Job Aids GoogleThe project management profession is growing into its own.

The Top 5 Virtual Instructor-Led Training Platforms For 2021

Roundtable Learning

Well, in addition to these two major players in the virtual instructor-led training (VILT) realm, there are other virtual training platforms to consider. . Microsoft Teams . Microsoft 365 Business Basic Plan Price : $5 per user per month .

Best Practices To Make Adobe Flash Courses Run Through Latest Browsers

Swift eLearning Services

Adobe declared that it would discontinue its support to Flash player from Dec, 2020. In connection to this, no prominent browsers such as Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox and Safari would support Adobe Flash player.

Rethinking the virtual summit: 5 tips to increase attendee engagement

Poll Everywhere

Major players like Adobe, Atlassian, Dell, Google, Microsoft, and Salesforce have replaced upcoming in-person conferences for. Major tech companies around the world are instituting worker travel restrictions and work-from-home policies in response to the coronavirus outbreak.

Why Today’s ELearning Can Stink


Both have their strengths and weaknesses, but the clients generally preferred Articulate for one reason: it plays nice with Microsoft PowerPoint. Simply transposing a PowerPoint format into an online course player isn’t really maximizing the potential of elearning. Elearning today is suffering from standards of the past, from instructional design principles to the tools we use to create the courses.

ID and e-Learning Links (9/14/14)

Experiencing eLearning

Microsoft Office Mix review – a potential new player in digital learning? Microsoft’s entry into the e-learning world is a lightweight but free PowerPoint add-in. You can record presentations and do basic quizzing. They have their own reporting tool, but you can’t use it in an LMS. tags: e-learning tools free. Drag&Drop tips – Captivate blog. Tips on drag and drop interactions in Captivate.

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Docebo: The hottest learning tech company in years


And every tech company from Oracle to Microsoft makes hundreds of millions of dollars selling certifications, credentials, and ongoing education to drive usage. The Learning Technology market is big.

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eLearning Brothers and Lodestone Create a New Concept in eLearning Training

eLearning Brothers

The eLearning Template Library includes Games, Quizzes, Interactions, Cutout People Images, Scenarios, Player Skins, Layouts, Stock Images, and Sounds. Microsoft PowerPoint. (SLC, UT, January 21, 2014) eLearning Brothers and Lodestone have partnered to provide a new twist in eLearning training. For the first time, eLearning developers can receive software training and over 20,000 eLearning assets in one offering at the same price as training alone.

Gamification in eLearning: Touching Base


When Microsoft introduced Windows 3.1, To overcome resistance, Microsoft installed Solitaire as part of the operating system. Games Encourage Both Collaboration and Competitiveness Players help each other improve and yet relish in comparing themselves to each other. You can simply introduce features that would appeal to two types of players: explorers (risk takers) and achievers (reward-seekers). it also introduced the mouse.

Zip it, Block it, Flag it

Learning with e's

The campaign is being supported by all the major players, including Facebook, Microsoft, Google and Myspace. Tags: MySpace zip it block it flag it CEOP Internet safety cyberbullying Google FaceBook Microsoft e-safety 80% of children in the UK have encountered unsuitable or harmful content on the Internet (Byron, 2009 - see report link below) and it has usually been down to parents to educate their children about keeping safe on the web - that is until now.

5 games every e-learning professional should play

E-Learning Provocateur

Like the two games already mentioned, this one is meant to be a single player experience. As its name suggests, Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes is a multi-player hoot. In the virtual reality version of the game, the player wearing the headset is immersed in a room with a bomb. The other player(s) must relay the instructions in their bomb defusal manual to their friend so that he/she can defuse said bomb.

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iSPRING SUITE 10: No Faster Way to Go From PowerPoint to eLearning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

It’s likely that you’ve used Microsoft PowerPoint at least a few times. Learners either need to have PowerPoint installed on their computers or download the PowerPoint player from Microsoft. I've recently wrapped up work on my iSpring Suite 10: The Essentials  step-by-step book. And as I created eLearning in the iSpring tool , I was struck with just how easy it is to take existing PowerPoint presentations to eLearning.

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Mobile Content Management Solutions: Why Simple File Storage Is Inadequate


When most people think of mobile content management, they think of content repositories , some of the most popular in business being: Microsoft Sharepoint. Microsoft Sharepoint and Google Drive mobile app examples from the app store.

OpenSesame eLearning Marketplace

eLearning Brothers

Specifically, our video player converts videos to SCORM packages that can track and bookmark in any learning management system (LMS). Some of our most popular courses include FranklinCovey’s catalog of personal effectiveness, leadership and business courses, Wiley’s For Dummies Microsoft Office courses , and our 20 courses for $20 bundles from a variety of sellers. We would like to introduce you to our friends at OpenSesame eLearning Marketplace.

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

In recent years, with the inclusion of various features in Flash and the vast installation base of Flash Player amongst internet users, Flash has become be first choice for eLearning development and delivery over web. Shell / Content player The elearning course is generally presented with the help of some kind of shell or content player which lets the learner navigate learning modules using simple user interfaces. Elearning development tools: only Adobe?

Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

In recent years, with the inclusion of various features in Flash and the vast installation base of Flash Player amongst internet users, Flash has become be first choice for eLearning development and delivery over web. Shell / Content player The elearning course is generally presented with the help of some kind of shell or content player which lets the learner navigate learning modules using simple user interfaces. Elearning development tools: only Adobe?

Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

TechSmith Camtasia

This format file was developed by Microsoft for the Windows Media Player. YouTube supports WMV , and Apple users can view these videos, but they must download Windows Media Player for Apple.

Elo, who’s the best?


This is the Elo rating system, a method for calculating the relative skill levels of players in zero-sum games such as chess. The principle is to predict the result of an encounter between two players and to carry out this encounter. The score of the two players adjusts.

Flash & The Future of Interactive Content for eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Given this progress, and in collaboration with several of our technology partners – including Apple , Facebook , Google , Microsoft and Mozilla – Adobe is planning to end-of-life Flash. Specifically, we will stop updating and distributing the Flash Player at the end of 2020 and encourage content creators to migrate any existing Flash content to these new open formats.

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Flash: an End of an Era – What You Need To Know


In 1996 Macromedia first introduced the Flash Player, developed to play videos, animations, and audio and to support enhanced interactivity in web browsers. Over the years web browsers matured and so did Flash Player, which became the most widely used plug-in to play multimedia elements on a web page. Frequent updates to Flash Player, and increases in its usage provided hackers with an opportunity to exploit the security vulnerability of Flash and to hack systems.

The Open Screen Project – Will It Succeed?

Upside Learning

The alliance looks seriously large now especially with Google and Microsoft recently becoming part of it. Related posts: Adobe AIR & Flash Player 10.1– Adobe recently announced AIR for Mobile devices. This is an outcome of the Adobe initiated Open Screen Project , which was started a couple of years back. 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.

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PowerPoint automation solutions: What are they and can you use them?


You probably already recognise Microsoft Office as a powerful suite of applications designed to make your working day productive and, dare I say it, even fun! But did you know you can get even more out of Microsoft Office applications through automation solutions?

Is PowerPoint Destroying ELearning?


Don’t get me wrong, the major players all have very nice and robust offerings. Every year they are adding new features, which is great, but at the same time these new features are all built upon the same foundation – and in many cases this foundation is Microsoft PowerPoint. I was messing around with Articulate Storyline and found myself wondering: are the popular rapid elearning development tools being held captive by the learning industry’s past?

5 Must Read ELearning Software Articles


A simple search on that topic will yield results from major players Adobe Captivate, Articulate (Storyline and Studio), iSpring, among others. Macromedia Captivate (later acquired by Adobe) was one of the first major players into the game. One of the reasons Articulate became so popular was because it piggy-backed of (still popular) Microsoft PowerPoint.

10 Serious Games that changed the world

Growth Engineering

Microsoft Flight Simulator (1982). Going since 1982 Microsoft Flight Simulator was designed to be a comprehensive simulation of civil aviation and it’s one of the few non-combat flight simulators in existence. The company’s motto is “Game Design for Social Change” and with games like Pox and Awkward Moment, they teach players about serious topics like the impact of the anti-vaccination movements and avoiding social stereotypes.

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5 Companies Likely to Buy Coursera


Over time though, we will see only a few major players , and I predict that Coursera will be one of (if not THE one) remaining. Microsoft - Most people know Microsoft for computers or gaming, but it should come as no surprise that Microsoft purchases an average of eight companies a year.

Top 100 Learning Systems 2021-22

eLearning 24-7

Strong Player. Strong Player. Strong Player. The List. That is what I refer to it as, you can refer to it as whatever you wish (hopefully – nice). The List represents learning system vendors from around the world. Sales Enablement Platforms? LMS and LXP combo?

Mobile App Trends for 2018

Origin Learning

Most major LMS-players offer an ‘app’ variant of their product. Expect mobile security apps by key players to flood the market this year. The rise of Amazon Cloud, Microsoft’s Azure, and Google’s Cloud Services have enabled organizations to adopt cloud storage and hosting facilities with ease. We look at some of the key mobile app trends and examine the categories of apps that will gain popularity in 2018. The Year of the Blockchain.

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Using Silverlight/Expression Blend for eLearning Development

Upside Learning

In recent years, with the inclusion of various features in Flash and the vast installation base of Flash Player amongst internet users, Flash has become be first choice for eLearning development and delivery over web. Shell / Content player The elearning course is generally presented with the help of some kind of shell or content player which lets the learner navigate learning modules using simple user interfaces. Elearning development tools: only Adobe?