Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/31/2010 Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars) Tools for e-Learning I received several emails, message on Twitter, and InMails on LinkedIn concerning the Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning and the Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning posts. Elluminate is a really nice tool but not open source.

Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free)

eLearning 24-7

The list is followed by free open source software that mimics and can even beat – IMO some of its more well known competitors – that you might use when building your WBT. Xerte - Open source tools for e-learning developers and designers. You can record any part of the screen’s activities,plus use a mic for voice-overs (narration). Below is a list of course authoring tools – think “rapid e-learning authoring software&#.

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Top 10 Free and Open Source eLearning Projects to Watch for 2012

eFront

This is why I created the following list with the Top 10 Free and Open Source eLearning projects for 2012 that will help you implement a low cost eLearning solutions => Please leave a comment if you would like me to include another Free or Open Source eLearning project that needs to be mentioned! Voki enables users to express themselves on the web in their own voice using a talking character. eFront - an open source LMS A 2.0

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/16/2011 Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning Open source software can be used as we wish, without long-term commitments and with a community of professionals that extend and support them. Before I present you the list I would like to answer two important questions: 1) Why not use Human voice over?

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

Unicorn Training

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning Open source software can be used as we wish, without long-term commitments and with a community of professionals that extend and support them. This post is a post of the series "Free e-Learning Resources" and I am going to talk about free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. Before I present you the list I would like to answer two important questions: 1) Why not use Human voice over?

How to Record Voice Overs for eLearning (Part 1)

eLearning Brothers

There are several things you can do before, during, and after recording to make your voice overs for eLearning sound more professional in your courses. Nothing is worse than when you are on a roll recording a voice over and then you come across a misspelled word or incorrect placement of a comma. To help minimize reading errors from the voice talent, do all you can to have your script grammatically correct and printed out in a legible font.

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Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List

Talented Learning

They want to be a relevant, useful voice in today’s learning community conversation. 10 Common Myths About Open Source. Open source LMS Totara topped our list of 2016 learning industry thought leaders. Weekly posts explore multiple topics, including best practices in onboarding, compliance training, social learning and LMS reporting, and of course, definitive open source thought leadership.

eFront was presented at the Enterprise Learning! Conference & Expo 2011

eFront

Media Group , the industry voice of the enterprise learning and workforce technology market, announced t he Best of Elearning! 2) Best Open-Source Solution - Award of Excellence to: Epignosis eFront LMS Epignosis Ltd is a fast growing, technology oriented, eLearning Company founded in 2003 from a group of researchers in the University of Patras in Greece. Georgios Kalfas , eFront Sales Manager was present at the Enterprise Learning!

My Top 10 Tools for Learning 2021

Experiencing eLearning

Plus, it’s free and open source, with an active developer community working to extend its functionality and user communities for support. While I nearly always pay professional voice over artists rather than record narration myself, I often end up doing minor audio edits.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Voice Coming to Second Life

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « My Blog is Worth $66, 615.72 (any buyers??) | Main | Google and MSFT to Clash Over Copyrights » March 08, 2007 Voice Coming to Second Life Geez.finally right? According to this press release , Voice will be coming to Second Life in Q2 of 2007. Residents dont have to be on voice-enabled land to do this.

Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We've Talked To

Xyleme

Home > Executive Perspective , News > Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We’ve Talked To Reflecting on Xyleme Voices: The Industry Luminaries We’ve Talked To December 14th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Time to cast your vote for the 2009 Edublog Awards ! This year, our educational podcast library Xyleme Voices was nominated and shortlisted in the category of Best Educational Use of Audio. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Start this 2019 by the hand of the Top eLearning Companies in India

Paradiso

Mobile Learning: it opens the learning process up further by providing access to learning content on and offline and in any device is convenient – computer, tablet or smartphone. The IT services provided by Excelsoft can go from content development, game-based learning, custom applications, mobile applications, solutions implementation, open source, among others.

Top 18 Incredible Resources on Using QR Codes in E-Learning & M-Learning

Learnnovators

The technology behind QR Codes is available as open source. QR Voice : This is another interesting tool that encodes a given text message (up to 100 characters, in a language of your choice) into QR code. This code, when scanned by a smartphone, reproduces the message with a synthesized voice. THE JOURNEY: We at Learnnovators have always been excited about Quick Response (QR) Codes.

TOP 18 INCREDIBLE RESOURCES ON USING QR CODES IN E-LEARNING & M-LEARNING

Learnnovators

The technology behind QR Codes is available as open source. QR Voice : This is another interesting tool that encodes a given text message (up to 100 characters, in a language of your choice) into QR code. This code, when scanned by a smartphone, reproduces the message with a synthesized voice. THE JOURNEY: We at Learnnovators have always been excited about Quick Response (QR) Codes.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Rock On with e-Learning from ZVEX

Learning Visions

Wednesday, March 07, 2007 Rock On with e-Learning from ZVEX.Simple video (one shot, no edits) + Super high-quality audio (which youd expect from this source) + Nice voice + Humor + Good hand gestures = Really Cool Product Training Im no guitar player, but I thoroughly enjoyed these little demo videos of "handmade stompboxes" (pedals used to create crazy effects with electric guitars.) Free the Learners -- Free the LMS Open Simulations vs. Page Turners?

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Daily Bookmarks 06/06/2008

Experiencing eLearning

Online collection of primary sources related to Wisconsin’s history. Copyright specifically allows educational use; many sources are old enough to be public domain. Primary source material from the Peshtigo fire (which happened the same night as the Chicago fire). Open Source Living. Directory of open source software applications, sorted by function. Wisconsin Electronic Reader.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Where Are All the Women?

Learning Visions

The dominant voices seem to be all male. Little Shots of Theory Instructional Design as a practice in corporate vs. A Conversation with Karl Kapp ► February (11) ID Live with Charles Reigeluth on EdTechTalk Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study Kineo Insights Webinar: The Truth About Open Sourc. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, February 21, 2007 Where Are All the Women?

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Tech Tuesday Toolbox | Issue #3

Mike Taylor

Narakeet is video presentation maker with voice over. Use it to convert PPT to video easily, add background music for videos with automated narrator voice online. Text to Voice, 20+ Languages, 100+ Voices. Large set of open source illustrations.

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Why is xAPI the future of learning analytics now?

Creativ Technologies

The XAPI technology is open source, and it can be downloaded from the internet, and any device can be empowered with it. Once enabled, the bookmarklet will allow the user to send actor, voice, and object statements about his activities, such as whether he finished reading an email.

What Is Mixed Reality Training? Everything You Need To Know And 3 Examples

Roundtable Learning

Key Features: Hand and eye tracking, 6DoF tracking, voice control, enterprise-grade security, spatial mapping. Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 provides hands-on learning with glanceable, voice-activated assistance that’s designed to be worn for long periods of time.

Top 11 Trends for Organizational Learning

The Learning Circuits

Google Blogs Wiki's Open Source IM/ VOIP (Instant Messaging/ Voice Over Internet) Ambient Information Mobile Phones as Content Inputs/Outputs Podcasts Computer Games driving educational simulations Growing Training Budgets More Decentralized College Programs

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eLearning on a Shoestring

bozarthzone

In fact, my debut as a voice in the L&D industry came with publication of my first book, eLearning Solutions on a Shoestring , back in 2005. Feel free to buy any of my other books , though…) While so many great new inexpensive tools, open-source resources, creative design techniques, and friendlier pricing models have emerged, a few things seem to remain constant. This month's Learning Solutions column revisits a favorite topic of mine: Working with very little budget.

Tech Tuesday Toolbox | September 15, 2020

Mike Taylor

In addition to easy editing, the Overdub feature lets you create ultra-realistic text to speech of your own voice. Singlelink – A free & open-source Linktree alternative — singlelink.co

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | April 2, 2020

Mike Taylor

This article takes a quick look at how mathematics is not the ultimate source of design truth. We are all born ignorant, but one must work hard to remain stupid. Benjamin Franklin. Happy Friday!

Essential Tools You Need to Record Audio for eLearning

JCA Solutions

Particularly, the voice over narration is a critical part of the instruction. For this reason, when budget and time allow, your best choice is to opt for having your audio professionally recorded by a voice actor. The professional voice actor, either male or female, has trained their voice to provide the right kind of sound. They know how to use their voice for emphasis and to command attention. Choose the Voice Wisely.

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Introducing Tech Tuesday toolbox

Mike Taylor

Open almost any image format like PSD (Photoshop), PXD, Jpeg, PNG (Transparent), webP, SVG and many more. An open-source screen recorder built with web technology. Hare – Search engine for open browser tabs. www.tabhare.com Search engine for open browser tabs.

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12 eLearning Audio and Video Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

Chirbit is a useful and fun tool that enables you to record, upload, and share your voice or audio files easily. Record your voice using a webcam or microphone connected to your computer, or upload an existing audio file. Audacity is a free, open-source, cross-platform software for recording and editing sounds. Just click the record button, capture your screen and voice, and share the link.

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Gojek Clone App – New Version Features for the Growth of Your Business

Learnloft

It is a complete readymade solution that comes with a 100% white-label open-source code. Voice instruction for the delivery drivers. The user puts a voice note for any specific instructions regarding delivering the packages. The life of people is getting busier every day.

Talented Learning’s Greatest Hits – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

2 Why Corporations Choose Open Source Learning Systems – with Brian Carlson. And they’re definitely telling us that open source learning platform s like Moodle and Totara are wildly popular, compared to commercial solutions.

Moodle: the LMS for everyone

Course Index

Moodle (acronym for modular object-oriented dynamic learning environment) is a globally supported open-source learning management system used by schools, universities, workplaces, training organizations and other sectors. in education and computer science and has since become the world’s most popular open-source learning management system. In fact it’s ideal because it’s free and open source. Courseindex.com provide a suite of services around Moodle.

Still More Alternatives to Second Life: More 3D Worlds to Explore

Kapp Notes

OpenSimulator is released under a BSD License, making it both open source, and commercially friendly to embed in products. Combining in one application rich media such as 3D worlds, slideshows, videos, avatars, voice, chat, and interactive 3D objects. Here are even a few more alternatives to Second Life for you to check out. OpenSimulator or OpenSim Building in OpenSim. OpenSimulator is a 3D Application Server.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

Millions of blogs are hosted on WordPress.com, which allow any one to find their own voice. The open source WordPress software is also available to download and install on company servers. The ability to have on-demand text and voice calls with family and friends from all over the world via your computer is now taken for granted. For example, Intelpedia was set up using the open source MediaWiki software that is used to power Wikipedia itself.

Reflections on the ‘New Groupthink’ and lessons for asynchronous collaborative e-learning

The eLearning Nomad

This is the era of open plan at the office and group work in class. Cooperative learning, corporate teamwork, and open plans emerged at different times and for different reasons. We failed to realize that what makes sense for asynchronous, relatively anonymous interactions of the Internet might not work as well in face-to-face , politically charged, acoustically noisy confines of an open-plan office [my highlight]. And more than ever we need to ‘hear’ these voices too.

The Ultimate Guide to eLearning and Localization

ICDTranslation

Some of the voices against this system said that it lacks the intuitive approach and that a machine cannot show empathy or diversify the approach towards different types of learners. The first actual online classes were offered back in 1976 by the Open University.

25 Tools to Create Training Videos That Engage Learners

TalentLMS

Whether you need to create training videos that use voice over or experiment with animation , these niche tools will give you all the technical support you need. Voice over videos. Free and open-source, this video editing software is easy to use and quick to learn.

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How to Improve Audio Quality with Audacity

LearnUpon

It’s open source software built by volunteers. A common issue with voice recordings are gaps of silence. For example, if you’re editing a recording of a conversation where one voice was too far away from the microphone, be aware that any other voices that were positioned closer to the microphone will have their volume raised the same amount. Poor audio quality is one of the most frustrating things you can subject your learners to.

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

A greater number of people, worldwide are using SaaS then ever before, mobile products, tablets – especially the iPad – is growing at a feverish pace, people are using online storage, beyond just placing photos and media, and open source is continuing expansion. Free open hard drive space – especially with video hungry files. I see this as one of the most important features for any learning management system, open source or commercial.

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5 Questions with Jane Daly of PeopleStar

Learning Wire

With the move towards full digital transformation, things like knowledge, education, learning and work experiences have become more accessible and these open sources of access are predicted to grow exponentially over the next decade.

2020 LMS Trends: An Analyst’s Extended Enterprise Learning Predictions

Talented Learning

You’ll find excellent guidance from sources like Content Marketing Institute and MarketingProfs , along with online courses from sites like Coursera, Digital Marketing Institute and LinkedIn. 10) Open Source Gains Legitimacy in Extended Enterprise Learning. New year.

Vale Joe Miller

Clark Quinn

In so many ways he worked behind the scenes to enable new experiences, but he was never at the forefront of the public explanation, preferring to make things happen at the back end (despite the fact that he was an engaging speaker: tall, resonant voice, and compelling charisma). He continued to have an impact, leading some of the major initiatives of Linden Labs as they went open source and met some challenging technical issues while negotiating cultural change to take down barriers.

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