Don’t Ransack My Movies (DRM): Options Around Securing Online Video

Web Courseworks

Although online services do exist that can quickly stream the pieces and stitch them together into one file, users may be unaware of or may not trust such services. Finally, very technical methods are available to attempt to secure streamed video content.

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Second Life at the Movies

Kapp Notes

It was bound to happen, a full-feature length movie in Second Life.oops, sorry, it hasn't happened yet.but you heard it here first. It will be interesting to see where Second Life goes from here in terms of movies. Lot going on with machinimia made into main stream movies.

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Stream of consciousness

Jay Cross

a great presentation by the late Hal Riney , the infamous Dutch anti-Koran movie, Scoble, Jason Kotte, the Smart Car (decided to give it a test drive today), the motorcycle concourses d’elegance (bought tickets), a series of papers on web-based learning I wrote in 1999, photographs of Cozumel, Dave Gray’s new blog , the Story of Stuff, Elliott Masie’s new ning community ( Learning Town ), and a gallery of sock puppets.

Recording Virtual Field Trips

E-Learning Acupuncture

It even captures streaming video clips with audio that are playing in world. I then used Windows Movie Maker to put the video, the audio and a couple of title slides together into the final movie. Windows movie Maker is free and is pre-installed with Windows XP and VISTA.

Tips For Creating Video-based Content And Choosing The Right Technology To Support It: Getting The Value Advantage Of Video-based Learning


Filmmakers doubled up as champions of patriotism and propaganda with movies during the World War 2, fueling national pride or influencing young minds to work for the cause of their country. Thus video-streaming is moving beyond the entertainment area into training and learning.

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One Step Behind

eLearning 24-7

Streaming to your Television. If there was ever a technology that is emerging and continues to do is – its streaming. I’m not talking about viewing online streaming video, I am talking about actually viewing video or whatever on your television. Take a look at the tabletop boxes that exist today in the space of streaming from the net to your television, and you shouldn’t be surprised on the players (no pun attended) that see this as the next big thing.

10 Golden Rules to Optimize Your E-learning Content For Mobile Learning


Give learners an excellent experience across all their devices. The growth in popularity among smartphones and tablets users for everyday activities is undeniable.

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4 LMS Features That Were Hot and Now Are Not

Absorb LMS

Just as driving to the video rental store to get a movie has been replaced with Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and other streaming movie providers, business software now resides firmly in the cloud. Make sure your team is buying an LMS for the year you’re in.

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Some Things to Look for in Online Safety Training Courses

Convergence Training

Alternate Viewing Methods: Streaming. Click to learn more about streaming online safety training courses. As we mentioned earlier, you may choose streaming options that mean you won’t use an LMS. Want to find the best online safety training courses for your company?

Evolution of Training Systems in L&D

Origin Learning

A significant number of people are watching entertainment by streaming movies and shows on their computers and smartphones. The early 2000s saw an interesting theme resonating among L&D companies.

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Frame Rate: A Beginner’s Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

For example, movies are usually displayed at 24fps, since this frame rate is similar to how we see the world, and creates a very cinematic look. Live broadcasts, such as the news and sports are almost always shot at 30fps, where TV shows and movies are usually shot at 24fps.

The World is Fast.And Learning Must Be Faster

The Performance Improvement Blog

First-run movies can be streamed at home. Tom Friedman has a way of capturing the essence of complex economic, social, and environmental dynamics and putting that complexity in words that the rest of us can understand. He coined the phrase “the world is flat” to describe the globalization of everything. Now he has announced “the world is fast” to describe the three major challenges that we face.

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How Long Should Videos Be for E-Learning?


If they are, they’re probably pausing it mid-stream and coming back to it later. Ever notice how movie trailers are all about 2:30? Videos are an essential aspect of online education. But how long is too long? And how short is too short? If your video strategy for creating course videos was to tape a lecture and throw it online, it’s unlikely many of your learners are staying till the end.

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Achieving Learning Flow with Your Online Member Education

Association eLearning

This references the growing trend among Netflix subscribers who use the on-demand television and movie steaming service to watch entire television series in one sitting. Earlier this year, Associations Now wrote an article asking whether “binge learning” will become the new “binge watching.”

Now videos can be part of all elearning content!

Adobe Captivate

Previously you would have needed a professional video editing tool to synch the Captivate movie and the talking head video. Captivate 5 gives you the option to either embed the video in the project, or to stream it from an external Flash streaming server of your choice.

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American Horror Story: Corporate Training


Training should always begin with an assessment and personalization so learners can toggle the stream of information based on their individual foundation of knowledge. Material is Presented in One Continual Stream.

Custom eLearning Development: 4 Tips to Deliver Compelling and Engaging Content

Obsidian Learning

Over the holidays, (don’t tell my boss) I spent some time resting and senselessly browsing the ever-growing libraries of fantastic (and not so fantastic) shows, movies, and documentaries brought to me by all the content-creating powerhouses such as Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and HBO (to name a few).

4 Tips for Improved Video in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

I’m an English speaker and not hearing impaired, but I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been watching a movie in my native tongue where an important line was glossed over because the actor either mumbled or doubled down on a bad fake accent.

All about Motivation and How it works

Your Training Edge

For example, if you like computer programming from your school days, you should choose computer science for graduation even though some other streams might have higher salary jobs. Motivation is the driving force that keeps pushing us to reach a certain goal through our actions.

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3 Key Tips to Optimize Video for Mobile

KZO Innovations

Long-form Video: Use live streaming. This technology responds to a client’s bandwidth capacity and adjusts the quality of the video stream between multiple bitrates and/or resolutions. Basically, it allows you to stream longer videos to mobile devices. With this “adaptive streaming” you can stream a movie on your phone, and then cast it to a bigger screen and it still looks great.

Size of Captivate Files

Tony Karrer

For an enterprise wide LMS system, would a Captivate movie (file) that is 1.5mb or less too big? That said, if you are international and/or have people running on slower connection speeds, you should be aware of two possible speed issues: load time and streaming issues. With Captivate, theoretically the movies should have some initial load time and then should stream the remainder of the content while you are going through the movie.

Ten Advantages of Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

Be it streaming movies on Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, clicking photographs, or playing addictive video games, the smartphone has evolved from just an instrument used to make calls and send and receive messages. What do you use your smartphone for?

e-Learning Best Practice: How to Make Sure Your System Works


The only thing that will make it right is when you see that constant stream of cool clear water. In web based training, your job is to keep the WBT streaming; to ensure the learner gets her WBT course. If your course has animation, movies, or audio, it is important to know what was used to create it. e-Learning Best Practices, and why they can fail from the very start. There are a lot of things that need to go right for your web based content to be successful.

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12 eLearning Audio and Video Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

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. CamStudio is able to record all screen and audio activity on your Windows computer and create bandwidth-friendly streaming flash videos. When creating an online course, you often need to capture a live video, audio, or screen recording.

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(almost) Everything about video for learning professionals

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

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).

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6 Change Management Best Practices to Learn from Big Brands


In 1997 Netflix was launched, offering customers monthly subscriptions so that they could rent movies to be sent to them by mail, rendering the then-norm of charging late-fees irrelevant. 3 min 49 sec.

Thinking Beyond the Traditional LMS


Imagine having a learning platform that got to know your learners in the same way that their favorite movie streaming service did. A Learning Management System (LMS) is an integral part of any enterprise business.

The wake-up call

Jay Cross

Behind the curtain of awareness, our minds take a snippet of this and a smidgen of that, connect the dots, and play the internal movie we experience as reality. It’s about that inner movie. You can let the inner voice prattle on, making comments sparked by your inner movie.

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

It uses PowerPoint to develop rich mobile content and also has plug-in to add surveys, quizzes, assessments, and rich media such as streaming video, ePubs, and Adobe PDFs.

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How To Edit Video: Reducing File Size

TechSmith Camtasia

Codecs encode or compress streams of data for storage, playback and video editing on a variety of platforms. Other common video file types include: MOV (Apple Quicktime Movie).AVI

What Makes Social Learning so Interesting?


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. ​. What Makes Social Learning so Interesting?

How Apple Killed Flash for eLearning (and What to do with All That Non-Compatible Courseware)


Thanks to new platforms like HTML5, Apple users happily stream movies, games, and other multimedia on their tablets and phones without the use of Flash.

Going from 0 to 60 - 6 Jing Videos in 60 Minutes

TechSmith Camtasia

Ah, one of my favorite quotes from the movie, Top Gun. If you'd like to tune in live, we'll be streaming from Ustream.TV "I feel the need. the need for speed!" Remember that scene? Last weekend was the Indianapolis 500.

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Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real

Tony Karrer

Better "Streaming" In general, the Flash video format is very good at playing as it streams down additional content. WMV Format, Quicktime and Real either require a streaming server to achieve the effect or do not do as good of a job. Several sources say that the same quality flash video format movie will have a larger file size and require greater bandwidth. Protection One of the specific questions I was asked was around caching and protection of the movie.

Reflections of a mooc unvirgin

E-Learning Provocateur

Not only were the content streams logically sequenced and accessible in advance, but the administrative aspects of the course were outlined under a dedicated “what, where, how and when” page. I recently completed my first mooc, and I will soon receive the certificate to prove it.

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