TCC09: Evaluating Social Networking Tools for Distance Learning

Experiencing eLearning

Summary: “Debates rage about the appropriateness of using social networking in teaching, with arguments ranging from waste of time and distraction from academic goals to needed to reach net generation student. This paper explores the range of current social networking choices and argues that like any tool, it should carefully evaluated in terms of affordances and course goals. An example of using a social networking tool, Ning, in an online class is reported.&#.

Paradiso LMS is now LMS GDPR Compliant


The law has the purpose to set the parameters in order to guarantee the safety of users data and increase the rights of personal privacy in all electronic matters. The data that this law covers can come from multiple sources, including e-mails, names, photographs, bank data , medical records, IP addresses or social network posts. About the LMS GDPR regulation.


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GCube’s BFSI LMS: Must have Mobile-First Features


Now, it is important to understand that building a mobile version of a learning management system is not just changing the UI. Mobile devices are personal devices with a public network connection.

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Worried About Course Security? Start With Your Website.


Make sure your web host is following secure practices, such as keeping their software, hardware, and PHP version up to date. They should also monitor their networks for suspicious activity, and have a recovery plan in place in case of a disaster or a security breach.

What Organizations Need to Know about Cyber Security

Hurix Digital

Cyber security or IT security is the protection of computer systems and networks from information disclosure, theft or damage of their hardware, software or electronic data, as well as the disruption or misdirection of the services they provide. . Data and network protection is also ensured.

Powerful Reasons to Convert Flash to HTML5

Dynamic Pixel

Moreover, HTML5 is not just about animation but also offers other beneficial benefits for game creation such as multimedia support (audio, video), 2d/3d drawing, physics simulation and networking support etc. Flash has been popular animation software for several years.

Building the Next Generation of SCORM

Integrated Learnings

version of the Tin Can API (planned for June of this year). As one of the most widely used versions of SCORM , the SCORM 1.2 By doing SCORM in this new way, content can in fact reside on social networks and report across domains to an LRS that is part of your LMS. It has challenges including security/privacy complexity, verb and activity definitions, and reporting complexities in the LRS. by Jonathan Shoaf. Last Thursday was the kick off of project Tin Can.


Articulate Storyline – 9 Practical Ways To Make A Great Course Within Your Budget

Spark Your Interest

Level 2 – Compliance courses, e.g., privacy and cybersecurity. Network effect. And it allows you to test the training and work out any kinks while having a base product you can iterate and improve on in future versions.

How E-learning for Health Changed After Covid-19

Spark Your Interest

Similarly, different language versions are common to include. For example, different versions could be created for patients, employees, or family members. Or that have high confidentiality or privacy requirements. The Steering Committee of this network hired Spark+Co.

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So does Linkedin really work?

From the Coleface

Like most social media it allows us to do things that we do in real life faster, more cheaply, with more reach and more publicly (or with less privacy, if you prefer). It’s a grown-up business version of the hall photo game. I’m often asked the question does Linkedin really help or is it a waste of time? The answer I usually give involves a game I used to play as a student.

How Do Interactive Learning Systems Improve Employee Performance?

Hurix Digital

Interactive learning systems are a new learning approach that incorporates digital media technology, computing, and social networking for course delivery. We respect your privacy. For more information, check out our Privacy Policy.

Oculus Rift Is Going To Be Awesome for Enterprise Training


Versions of the technology have been in development for decades, but only now is a scalable and affordable virtual reality product inching towards realization. Have them practice with interactive software that gets them up to speed, at their own pace and in privacy, before subjecting them to a final test. These applications are to say nothing of a future in which the Department of Defense consumerizes its ‘walkable network’ simulation.

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An Introduction to the Enterprise Quiz Builder From ProProfs


When we released the enterprise version of our flagship assessment tool ProProfs Quiz Maker our aim was to provide enterprises a high-performance assessment platform. That’s why we developed the enterprise version of ProProfs Quiz Maker.

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Opening Keynote with David Pogue #DevLearn

Learning Visions

Which means ordinary household devices that are now networkable: Remote Video (iZon) Nest Thermostat Made possible by in little sensors. And so now every company out there is creating their own version of Internet of Things with apps galore. It's generated a new privacy discussion. These are my live blogged notes from the opening session at this year's DevLearn, hosted by the eLearning Guild and happening in Las Vegas. Forgive any typos and incoherencies.

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How to Deliver a Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Training Program

Hurix Digital

Like any other form of learning, diversity and inclusion training evokes greater response when it includes several methods of instruction such as discussions, reality-based scenarios and role-playing exercises, mentoring, networking and lectures. We respect your privacy.

How to choose the right type of LMS for your organization


These may even include networking sites and social media. Whenever companies take into consideration buying a LMS for the first time or replacing the old one, there is an overwhelming amount of details to take into consideration. Read more: When it’s time to let go of an LMS. Providers will go the extra mile to present numerous features and make their product sound like the obvious choice.

PowerPoint: Sites for Slide Sharing (Say that 5 Times Fast)

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

To use any sort of advanced functionality (like analytics, capturing leads, or adjusting privacy), you'll need to pay for it. Sharing options include Twitter, Facebook, embedding, downloading a PDF version, and direct linking. The free version will let you upload 100 presentations and does not provide detailed analytics, but does show the number of views and has a thumbs up/thumbs down system similar to YouTube. 

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Is Blockchain the Future of eBook Distribution & Sales?

Hurix Digital

Digital version has become a core business need. These include network integrity, distributed power, value as incentive, security, privacy, rights preserved and inclusion. These cryptographic keys combine to create a unique digital signature, which then passes through a network of P2P miners who validate the transaction and create a block.

Factors to Consider While Selecting An eBook SDK


A/B testing is the process of experimenting between two versions of the same app to see which one performs better. There are some SDKs that come with crowd-sourcing user tester networks that you can use to test the software with.

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Global LMS Functionality: Do You Speak the Language?

Talented Learning

Localized versions of content are standalone content items. Content distribution networks (CDN) that serve up content from local, regional servers. Each piece of content has the ability to be delivered in localized versions. Global data centers in regional areas with strict privacy concerns like Germany or China. Global LMS — What does that term mean to you? Truth is, it means many different things to different organizations.

Make e-Learning Magic Happen at the Lectora User Conference


A special Early Bird rate of just $795, gives you access to all of the innovative sessions, keynote speakers, networking sessions and more. Top 11 Tips for Lectora Version 11. Networking Opportunities. Attend two exclusive and memorable networking receptions to meet and mingle with e-Learning industry professionals: Opening Reception. kicks off the conference with a supernatural evening of networking with fellow e-Learning professionals. Forum. Logins.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Dimdim has an open source version so developers can integrate it with other software. Although Edublogs seems focused on academia, its also ideal for other types of organizations due to its centralized control, privacy options, security features, custom branding and support. Category: Social Networking Platform. Elgg is a social networking engine and publishing platform for running your own social networking site on a public or private server.

Product Review: Saba Social

eLearning 24-7

Hodgepodge of social media components – albeit the extensive and main one – social networking with a FB, Linkedin components in there, and of course a blog – thankfully no pure micro-blog like thing nor wiki (A congrats on that one, btw). Testing worked well on all well known browsers: Latest version of Chrome, Firefox 5, IE 9 and latest version of Safari (did not test with Opera, Avant or a few others).

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

These conversations became something we called “ BAQON ” — a Brokered, Anonymous acQuaintance Open Network. SCORM Version 1.2 This was regardless of the resources that went into improving SCORM Version 1.2. By 2008-2009, SCORM Version 1.2 I am leading the effort to standardize xAPI, and that is overlapping an effort within the current specification group to scope out what Version 2.0 My next questions are related to privacy and security.

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Paradiso LMS protects users information with the implementation of LMS FERPA compliance


Security and privacy have highly cared for different entities that make sure to issue a legislature that protects that matter. In the United States of America exists the FERPA regulation or, Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, to ensure that institutions take care of this aspect. In order to achieve LMS FERPA compliance, an LMS platform must ensure that its interface and protocols are directed to be reliable and safe with every version.

When Does Your Training Need To Go On A Private Cloud?


The Cloud , in case you have been living under a rock for the past few years, refers to processing and storage run by specialized companies on their own networks, that is available for businesses to sign up for and leverage for their own needs. This means that you get a say in the OS version and related applications and services that better fit your needs and budget. Few things illustrate the fast pace of change in the IT industry better than the enterprise data center.

10 Best LMS For Small Business


SkyPrep LMS seamlessly integrates with Google Apps, Dropbox, BambooHR, Office 365, ADP, social networking tools, and eCommerce. LearnUpon comes with enterprise-grade privacy and security features to provide a safe teaching and learning environment. There are 30.7

Top 29 Learning Management System Features You Should Consider


With that said, some organizations go the route of an on-site installation to adhere to specific industry legislation or network requirements. #4: Integrated Simply put: Can you integrate the LMS with other software?

Top 29 Learning Management System Features You Should Consider


With that said, some organizations go the route of an on-site installation to adhere to specific industry legislation or network requirements. #4: Integrated Simply put: Can you integrate the LMS with other software?

Best of informal learning since September 1, 2010…

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Points of control = Rents - Lockergnome Blog Network , October 29, 2010. Thinking: Steve Jobs - Lockergnome Blog Network , October 25, 2010. Facebook & privacy – research shows approaches that might help young people - edublogs , September 22, 2010. Good Ideas, The Four-Minute Version - , September 25, 2010. Informal Learning Flow.

Creating Mastermind Retreats and Building WordPress Tools for Developers with Brad Touesnard the Founder and CEO at Delicious Brains


Brad shares details about the casual mastermind event he runs where he will get together with other business owners to snowboard all day, and while on the ski lift they’ll network and talk about business. Typically, people have heard of Content Delivery Networks, CDNs.

LMS Committees – Good idea? Or painful experience?

eLearning 24-7

Chris who runs IT and is on the initial committee wants to add Julie who is on the networking team and is number three in IT. This might entail updating the computers to support the latest version of Flash, working with the other business units to ensure that the computers can access the net in a speed that is faster than a modem (from your company) and depending on their role – send the file containing employees data that sits on a server somewhere at the company.

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Corporate learning in the digital age

Learning with 'e's

The interview, by Bettina Wallbrecht and Stefanie Hornung for Zukunft Personal is also available in a more extended version in German at this link. They just have to be aware that there are privacy and identity issues, issues of safety and content management. The ability to tap into a professional network is one of the most valuable that an employee can have. Learning in many organisations is going through radical change.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Wright has done his 28th version of his amazing list of conferences again this year. link] December 10-11, 2012 Coalition for Networked Information (CNI) Fall Meeting, Washington, DC, USA. link] December 12-14, 2012 Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems (MOBIQUITOUS): Computing, Networking and Services, 9 th , annual, Beijing, China. link] January 23-24, 2013 Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education (POD-AACU) Institute, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

Not only did we witness many IT organizations allowing non-BlackBerry devices like iOS and Android handsets onto their networks, several historical “BB only shops” moved to cut the venerable BlackBerry totally out of their long-term device strategies. Private Social Networks Win Over Public. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets.

Is there value in defining mobile learning and classifying mobile devices?

Janet Clarey

John: The phrase ‘mobile learning’ portrays it as a version of learning, the mobile version. Mobile learning is a characteristic not a version. Australia’s Geordie Guy has been writing for years about privacy, censorship, copyright and technology. While writing our Mobile Learning Cookbook, I tweeted that… This simple statement served as a catalyst for debate of sorts that extended to Facebook and then back to Twitter.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools? IBM I only briefly mentioned how other organizations are adopting these tools in a big way - The Wall Street Journal - June 18 2007 - social networking at IBM 26,000 registered blogs. Version Control - It's easy to roll back changes. Privacy / Confidentiality - Limit the visibility.

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eLearning Conferences 2011

Tony Karrer

December 2010 November 30-December 3, 2010 International Workshop on Cloud Privacy, Security, Risk and Trust (CPSRT), Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA. link] December 6-9, 2010 Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems : Computing, Networking and Services (MOBIQUITOUS), 7 th annual, Sydney, Australia. link] December 29-31, 2010 International Conference on Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing , Bangkok, Thailand.

Online Educa Berlin 2014 Conference Review #OEB14

eLearning 24-7

As noted in an earlier post, Growth is launching a higher education version of their gamification LMS, with feature sets specifically for the HE industry. The offering is essentially Tin Can (xAPI), but also includes a Learning Record Store and a personal data locker (place to put your data record for security/privacy). Speaking. The Final Frontier of E-learning. These are the voyages of me.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

ADDIE Backwards Planning Model - Big Dog, Little Dog , November 22, 2010I have been working on this model for some time, so I wanted to present my latest version. Reach out and connect - Learning with e’s , November 22, 2010One of the digital literacies I identified in yesterday’s blogpost was effective social networking. It’s YOUR Privacy: Own It - Bozarthzone , November 13, 2010We’re lucky to live near the fabulous Durham Bulls Athletic Park.