The Music of Your Sphere – The Multiple Ways Your Brain is Wired for Music


He believed that this correlation was part of a harmonic relationship that connects everything in the universe, which he called The Music of the Spheres. While he didn’t have the benefit of today’s brain imaging technology, he just may have been right. Music May be Our Native Language.

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Will the ‘Sound of Silence’ create new paths in learning?

Origin Learning

Think of Simon Garfunkel and the enchanting music of ‘Sound of Silence’ compel you to break into a song. The language of silence added a ‘groovy’ and positive tone to darkness, with the lyrical format leaving music lovers everywhere delirious.

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The music is in the musician

Learning with e's

Unless you''ve been hiding in a cave for the last decade, you''ll know that Sir Ken Robinson has a lot to say about education and technology. Those who have argued that technology has nuances have a point. This is the beauty of technology.

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How to play Apple Music on Echo Dot?


Swap the listing by typing in cd shairport and run the make command Contact Take away Observe their calendar appointments You possibly can solely take heed to your music on one Echo gadget at a time Launch the Microsoft Retailer and verify for any enhancements.

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Creative processes

Learning with e's

For those unfamiliar with the world of music, I can connect my Fender Stratocaster guitar through the pedal into the amplifier, and when I tap the pedal, it begins recording and overlaying whatever I play into it, until I tap it again.

#40years of educational technology: Games

Learning with e's

From cinema, through to television, the experience of media was defined by an amalgamation of sound and vision. This combination was not only the mainstay for entertainment and commerce, it also became the technological touchstone for many courses and programmes of study.

#40years of educational technology: Games

Learning with e's

From cinema, through to television, the experience of media was defined by an amalgamation of sound and vision. This combination was not only the mainstay for entertainment and commerce, it also became the technological touchstone for many courses and programmes of study.

Elearning innovation: examples, tips and technology


The latest technology. This subtly interactive, longer-form story uses music clips and imagery to help immerse users and create an engaging experience. I know this sounds obvious, but too often I hear learning impact measured in business KPIs. Sounds good, right?

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | December 27, 2019

Mike Taylor

Learning, Design & Technology Miscellany. Drag and drop to add music and sound effects. I love talking about learning, design, and technology. “There is so much we do not know.

Punk learning

Learning with e's

By 1977, punk music had emerged as a creative force to be reckoned with. It was a form of music that was furiously loud, aggressively energetic and full of discordant anger. To release a record you didn't have to bow and scrape to the multi-national music publishers and labels.

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How VoiceFirst Technology can be used for Learning and Development


The freedom to choose how to access technology when, where and how you choose. Mobile learning technology gives us the freedom to take learning into our own hands. VoiceFirst technology removes the bind to the keyboard. We want to shift VoiceFirst technology right into the centre of the eLearning environment. VoiceFirst technology can also be used to replace chatbots – group and individual messaging services. Is VoiceFirst technology really worth the effort?

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Rethinking How We Use Closed Captioning in Education

3Play Media

The Associate Professor of English at Tech Tech literally wrote the book on captions: Reading Sounds: Closed-Captioned Media and Popular Culture. Captioning is a skill that at times requires some creative solutions, especially when you’re dealing with non-speech sounds.

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Bowie, Prince and teacher legacy

Learning with e's

It has been called 'the year the music died'. Each of these stars has left behind a legacy of their work, in the form of sound recordings, movies, interviews and videos of their performances. 2016 comedy education entertainment learning music Technology

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GE TV: Elliott Masie on the Future of Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

How stories and music can be used in learning. Learning technology innovations to look out for. I’m a big believer that digital technology gives us a way of collaborating socially that’s powerful. We should use the technology to do it.

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Take it away, and what do you have?

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

Then we talked about watching music videos without the sound, and whether you can accurately identify the part of the song you’re watching … then we progressed to the stripped out music, and what can be added and how it changes, well, everything!

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

» February 11, 2008 "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) ( story link ) Now this is what I call an *LMS (lecture management system).

Is unconscious bias the next big diversity challenge?

Saffron Interactive

Or perhaps the passersby simply didn’t like his music. A BBC report in December last year highlighted the cases of ethnic minority women advised to ‘whiten’ their job applications by using more English-sounding names. Talk to Saffron Interactive on Stand 33 at the Learning Technologies Show. Blog diversity inclusion Joshua Bell Stop and Hear the Music unconscious bias

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | May 8, 2020

Mike Taylor

Doug Aamoth shares a super helpful collection of tips on how to find free music and footage, record better sound, work with editing software, and whole lot more. I love talking about learning, design, and technology.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

Every week I include a few design resources and useful tools in my Learning, Design, and Technology newsletter. Files.Design – Professional resources for digital designers including templates, sounds and other files made by Great Simple Studio. BBC Sound Effects Archive Resource — Explore a weird and wonderful collection of noises & download more than 16,000 free sound effect samples. Looking for some good free music for your projects?

Whiteboard Animations in e-Learning: It’s short and sweet!


With advancement in technology, e-learning developers are on a constant mission to make e-content suitable for the tech-savvy learners of today. Background music: Music and sound effects are powerful tools to jazz up the video and create greater impact.

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The power of Digital Storytelling: A corporate learning perspective


With the growing adoption of technology-aided learning, delivering stories too has taken a different form – the form of Digital Storytelling. The technology used to create a digital story can be varied – keeping in mind the time frame and available budgets.

Working Arm in Arm

CLO Magazine

Artificial intelligence is changing the way people live and work, promising massive advances in accuracy, productivity and personalization by replicating human capabilities with information technology systems that can sense, reason, comprehend, learn and act.

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | December 6, 2019

Mike Taylor

One of the things that always makes me smile is hearing from others like you and one of the things I’ve heard is there are a number of people who like that I include a music link. Great background sounds to work along to or for reading some of the finds from this week.

Tech Limits?

Clark Quinn

So the first tool is based upon a really sound pedagogy that is consonant with my activity-based learning approach. I admit that I struggle to see how folks can assume that without knowledge of design, nor knowledge of technology, that they can still be elearning designers and developers. And I promise not to do music, architecture, finance, and everything else I’m not qualified to. strategy technology

Basic Instructional Design Process for Non-Instructional Designers

Experiencing eLearning

Over the years as technology has developed, especially in the production realm, it’s become more and more difficult to adequately bring volunteers up to speed. Maybe you have them listen to sound with something adjusted incorrectly and have them try to figure out what’s wrong.

Is the Learning Tech Industry Failing Us or Are We Failing Ourselves?


This week I’m thinking about the history and future of learning technologies. This week the official topic was learner-generated content, but we spent a lot more time tweeting about the underlying technology that we use – or hope to use – to disseminate this content.

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Discover 4 Ways to Find Your Creative Zen at Work


The Sound of Music . Finally, utilize sound as a way to help trigger creative thought processes. In most cases, instrumental music works well. Classical music is great, but you can also find great film scores and even instrumental pop and hip hop if that’s more your speed.

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eLearning: Interesting Weekly Finds #5

Upside Learning

’ Get into the description and you find it’s about building games on top of video submissions, making it sound that Google plans to extend its YouTube site into an associated gaming site. Scratch is a new programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art — and share your creations on the web. Alternatives to Second Life. Karl Kapp puts some alternatives to Second Life on his blog.

Distributing your podcast for e-learning

The E-Learning Curve

If you've created and posted a blog, you've already used pretty much all the technology required to distribute a podcast. New Podcast Episode: Django Reinhardt and the Sound of Swing The great jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt was born in France in 1910.


Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

Personally, if I want to focus I use music and, when in an environment with others, headphones. Depending on the quality of your headphones you may find you provide more distraction for co-workers as your headphones leak sound. I can have music playing in my study or, if I work in the kitchen or conservatory, from the laptop or Amazon Echo (yes, I got one). music, family, TV, cafe, etc.).

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Imagined futures 6: Home entertainment

Learning with e's

This is the essence of all multi-media, where text, images, video and sound are combined to provide the user with a rich experience of knowledge and information access. Previous posts in this series: 1: Telecommunications 2: Classrooms 3: Music 4: Enhanced vision 5: Robot teachers?

Tuning into the learner: A lesson on practise from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Saffron Interactive

Think of sounds that splinter the human ear. Now, think of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a musical genius celebrated across the world for his gorgeous melodies and exquisite talent. What separates Mozart from the masses of musical hopefuls?

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform

Mark Oehlert

It sounded interesting and I have heard rumors that one of the armed services in the U.S. " and something for my peeps who have to make the case to the front office: "Web applications developed with Laszlo technology reached a record highrecently, serving 40 million people monthly in the U.S. We are plainly witnessing a restructuring of the music and newspaper businesses, but their suffering isn’t unique, it’s prophetic."--Clay

3 Insider Tips to Unleash Multimedia in E-learning

CommLab India

Add music and sound effects only when they enhance the learning experience. Many designers of self-paced online learning courses add music and/or other sound effects only to make their courses more interesting. Learning Technology microlearning

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Learning Tools – Do these really belong?

eLearning 24-7

A learning tool, should be well, a form of learning technology, not just a product that is for say e-mail, that is used because we send learning URLs in it, or we take courses on the subject or we can send invites to web conferences in it. .