Benefits of Education Streaming Platforms to Students and Tutors

ProProfs

The legacy education system of brick and mortar has gradually transformed into live streaming platforms within a short time. As a part of this, education systems are quickly moving towards the live streaming platforms and utilizing their full potential. Virtual Conferencing.

4 Reasons Why You Need Sales and Marketing Alignment for Virtual Selling Success

Allego

When the business world shifted from in-person to virtual this year, B2B sales changed too. We decided to find out how sellers are adjusting to this virtual environment and what’s helping—or hindering—them. This post appeared originally on the Seismic blog.

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How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Without video encoding standards, the streaming video that revolutionized the Internet would not have been possible. Luckily for us, all the progress that has been made with encoding formats has led to an internationally-embraced video coding standard that can be played on virtually any modern web-connected device or browser: H.264. This is because encoding is only half the picture. Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced.

All About Pixels

TechSmith Camtasia

But there are some basic terms relating to these tiny dots that make up so much of our world that are helpful to know. It takes a lot of computer power to run high resolution screens, which is why it takes a while for new resolution standards to be adopted into the main stream. 4K (easy term for a resolution of 3,840x 2,160) is four times as pixel dense as 1080p, thus a much sharper picture. Tips & How To's bit dept blurry density picture pixel resolution screen sharp v

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Without video encoding standards, the streaming video that revolutionized the Internet would not have been possible. Luckily for us, all the progress that has been made with encoding formats has led to an internationally-embraced video coding standard that can be played on virtually any modern web-connected device or browser: H.264. This is because encoding is only half the picture. Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced.

Future of Virtual 3D Environments for Learning

Tony Karrer

Do you think these have a great future in the world of learning for adults?" The basic point of the article is that despite not hearing as much about Second Life and other virtual worlds, a lot is happening where you can’t see it. My personal experience with Second Life is that there's something really compelling about conducting meetings and events in virtual worlds. Give people an avatar or picture.

What Will eLearning Look Like in the Year 2066?

eLearning Brothers

Virtual or Augmented Reality. Video games and simulated learning content have expanded into the world of virtual reality. In virtual reality, a learner enters an enclosed environment. The next area of exploration is augmented reality which uses specialized tools, such as smart glasses, to impose virtual objects onto the real world. I grew up watching re-runs of a popular cartoon called The Jetsons.

What is Tin Can?

eFront

The Tin Can API is a brand new learning technology specification that opens up an entire world of experiences (online and offline). A wide range of systems can now securely communicate with a simple vocabulary that captures this stream of activities. Up until now, SCORM has been the most widely used elearning standard but it falls short when it comes to capturing the entire picture of elearning.

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What If The Internet Was Completely Video?

Grovo

It’s already around 65% of the web’s total bandwidth today, mostly as streaming entertainment content. Peter Thiel is right that the future didn’t bring us flying cars , but sci-fi’s predictions of picture phones were spot on. As for email, the workhorse of the cyber world, it’s hard to imagine how video could replace text. Google’s mission is “to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.”

10 Corporate E Learning Solutions

Ed App

With the world rapidly changing, eLearning provides a way for companies to keep their employees apprised of changes. This feature combined with virtual classroom capabilities (i. Virtual collaboration is part of the cross-discipline approach this company offers.

How to Monetize a Blog: 12 Ways Used by Successful Bloggers

learnWorlds

12 Way #12: Launch a Virtual Summit. Apart from generating a revenue stream, offering your knowledge through online courses can add additional value to your existing blog and expand your online community. Way #12: Launch a Virtual Summit. Looking for ways to monetize your blog?

CES2017: How Can Drones Contribute to Corporate Training Solutions?

Litmos

And yes, I believe they are applicable in the world of training and learning & development. What do you picture when someone says "drone"? And if that device can virtually take someone to locations otherwise inaccessible, that device then becomes a big deal for many business reasons, including training. Live real time video streaming from a drone now begins to look more appealing and having a use for training.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

I think a good place is by asking 49 of the world’s leading eLearning experts the top 3 trends they predict for 2017. Also, in some way or other, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality systems will surely find applicability in some sectors. Expect continued improvements in the ease of getting streaming video content to learners, and improvements in delivering both standard and interactive video. He has spoken to groups around the world about education and eLearning.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 2

Upside Learning

The constant stream of stimuli offered by new technology poses a profound new challenge to focusing and learning. This article on the New York Times talks how kids today are caught between two worldsvirtual and the real. Founder of the World Wide Web says that some of the most successful social networking sites ‘have begun to chip away at its principles’, reports this article on Guardian.

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Tin Can vs. SCORM: What’s It All About?

KZO Innovations

The one major drawback of SCORM, and one that Rustici Software desired to address, is that it doesn’t capture the entire picture of e-Learning. A wide range of systems can now securely communicate with a simple vocabulary that captures this stream of activities. There’s been buzz about the “Tin Can API” and “next generation SCORM” for some time now – but do you actually know what these terms mean and the key differences between the two?

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Is Social Media Learning Hype or a Valuable Tool?

JCA Solutions

Started originally with the advent of Flash video, YouTube made use of streaming technology and progressive downloads to provide immediate service of video on the Internet. Virtual Worlds. While the public picture of virtual worlds is one of teens and Sheldon on the Big Bang Theory , the reality is far different. Many virtual world services exist that are more practical in nature; or at least offer a practical alternative to the fantasy worlds.

Summer Reading List 2008

Kapp Notes

Moore deftly explains how to move a technology into the main stream. Finally, a book that provides a unique look into virtual worlds and paints a broad picture of how they will impact society is Synthetic Worlds by Edward Castronova. He approaches virtual worlds from the aspect of an economist which provides a unique perspective.

eLearning Gives Your Employees the Skills of the Future

OpenSesame

We’re in a computational world now, witnessing the unprecedented rise of smart machines, nanotechnology, artificial intelligence, and automation. Look at what’s taken place in the western world in the last seven years alone (2008-2015). Businesses large and small from Pan-Africa to Indianapolis are scrambling to adjust to this rapidly developing media ecology and the seemingly endless stream of disruptive “startups” flipping industries on their head. A brave new world indee

HR Tech Replay: “The expert’s vision” by Arnauld Mitre, co-founder of Coorpacademy

Coorpacademy

They lived happily ever after and had many children… … And posted pictures of their happiness on Instagram regularly, but that’s another subject… Did you like it? We are all convinced that we will not go back to the old world.

Angelic Art – Option and Spiritual Recovery Therapy

Learnloft

Angel paints soothe the emotions and make a more serene environment helping today’s culture manage the demanding world we currently find ourselves know an everyday basis. can virtually hear the chuckling behind-the-scenes as I rest below composing.

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PLE bargaining

Learning with e's

For two days, the 'unconference' event hosted delegates from all over the world at the silubrious and very impressive Citilab Cornella. For me and many others who attended (both physically and virtually) it was probably the most connected event we have experienced. The Twitter stream alone went wild, and by midday on the second day there had been over 5000 messages inserted into the #PLE-BCN hashtag stream.

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Two Global Brand Digital Retail Transformation Case Studies: Lessons & Challenges

Zunos

With such a broad definition, a term can virtually lose its meaning. When Bigtincan entered the picture, we offered our easy to custom-tailor app that could run on employees’ personal mobile devices as well as in-store devices.

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

Talented Learning

No better time to step back and look at the big picture. Virtual classrooms. The business world already has systems that track all that. You’ll get practical advice based on real-world examples, including: How to understand and evaluate scalable customer training models.

Social Learning for Associations: What to Expect in a Modern LMS

Talented Learning

This makes it possible to develop a compelling business case for simple or highly sophisticated social learning solutions and world-class associations are no longer waiting to invest. These features should be available within the system, even when a user is not directly consuming any learning content: Learner profiles, pictures and social media-style activity “walls” Ability to rank and review content (e.g. Social learning.

Live Online Learning: Everything you need to know

anewspring

‘the jack-of-all-trades’ Virtual classrooms. A live webinar without interaction is a video (stream) and not a webinar. A video isn’t suited to be played in a webinar and a stream has different purposes (see below). Virtual classrooms.

How to Build WordPress LMS Websites for Schools, Camps, Enrichment Programs, and Nonprofits with Tara Claeys

LifterLMS

As of this recording, cooking around the world and dips and donuts. I love seeing LifterLMS out in the wild, especially in interesting niches and also interesting target markets like for example, parents and kids and solving unique problems in the world.

How to Create Courses Live and Fast with Musician and Membership Site Owner Paul Tobey

LifterLMS

I still do train the trainer courses every year, thatsambitious.com is the online training platform, which that’s their first foray into my world. It’s a different world, so, good for him. I live in the more, not necessarily startup entrepreneurial world.

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Eclipsed – How the Great Eclipse of 2017 May Have Changed Our Brains Forever

Learningtogo

We pictured ourselves sharing the event of a lifetime with 30,000 others and we had it all planned. Royalton and many other towns not shown here were also along the path of the Moon’s shadow and quietly enjoyed the eclipse in virtual obscurity. We were part of a steady stream of cars, obviously following similar directions on their phones. On August 21, 2017, the shadow of the Moon raced across the U.S.

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Free L&D webinars for January 2019

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, you’ll: Gain a renewed appreciation for the term team collaboration and what it means to you in today’s hyper-connected world. Friday, January 11, 2019, 8AM – 9AM PT: Five Income Streams for Independent Consultants (Free for ATD members) Independent consultants do more than merely dispense advice. In fact, many successful consultants cultivate multiple income streams as income boosters and to increase the likelihood of regular income streams.

Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise Learning? Personally, I enjoy looking at pictures that friends post and that’s the extent of my love for Facebook. You can stream live video. Maybe a handful of people in this world hate learning.

Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise Learning? Personally, I enjoy looking at pictures that friends post and that’s the extent of my love for Facebook. You can stream live video. Maybe a handful of people in this world hate learning.

Free L&D webinars for October 2017

Limestone Learning

Thursday, October 5, 2017, 9AM – 10AM PT: Applying Augmented & Virtual Reality to Training and Performance Support As products and services get more complex, providing the right training has the biggest impact on improving proficiency. Augmented and virtual reality provide the links that enable you to deliver valuable training and performance support resources directly to your audience wherever and whenever they need it most. Live streaming video is not necessarily new.

Learning Theory - Enterprise 2.0 - Social Software - eLearning Learning Weekly Hot List

eLearning Learning Posts

Streams, not blogs? The World At The End of Recession-Greener and Leaner… - Adobe Captivate Blog , June 24, 2009. The power of pictures - E-learning in the Corporate Sector , June 20, 2009. 25 Awesome Virtual Learning Experiences Online , June 25, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. June 19, 2009 to June 26, 2009.

10 Best and Worst Types of Microlearning

Ed App

It’s underused in the world of L&D but it’s effective and a webpage full of them is likely to be returned to many times over. Verdict: The world needs more GIF-based microlearning. A great example of what’s possible comes from Epson’s Moverio system which is primarily used by highly-skilled engineers – think overlaying virtual schematics onto jet engines. Virtual Reality.

Teach less, learn more

Learning with e's

At Pelc I constantly took pictures with my Android and then my camera, and then tapping and reading tweets, sat on the floor and uploaded image s to Flickr via my laptop, stood on the stairways and left and entered sessions at will. Maybe it was the world class quality and quantity of our invited speakers. Stephen Heppell also gave an inspiring speech on designing physical learning spaces, drawing on what we had already learnt from virtual spaces.

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10 Low-Cost Ideas for Employee Training

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

Aside from the time it will take for you to write up the case study, and the time you permit for employees to get together to discuss it (in person or online), virtually nothing. Documents for Days A great way to do that is by designing an interactive document that allows you to embed pictures, videos, fillable boxes, buttons and more. If you think training and development is out of your reach, think again.

Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

eFront

A huge part of our social lives already happens online rather than in the “real world” And while individual social media networks might rise and fall (remember MySpace?), There’s also the fact that Twitter provides few mechanisms for saving, cataloguing and viewing tweets at a later time, besides the rather inflexible hashtags; it’s more a stream-of-messages than a content repository. Social media have become an indispensable part of modern life.

Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

eFront

A huge part of our social lives already happens online rather than in the “real world” And while individual social media networks might rise and fall (remember MySpace?), There’s also the fact that Twitter provides few mechanisms for saving, cataloguing and viewing tweets at a later time, besides the rather inflexible hashtags; it’s more a stream-of-messages than a content repository. Social media have become an indispensable part of modern life.

#EDCMOOC: being human – reasserting the human

Good To Great

For quick chats and trivialities, online is fine; for the meaningful heart-to-hearts, the phone is better: it’s ‘the closest you can get to actually being there’ Unfortunately (though not surprisingly) BT have done exactly the same as Microsoft and Corning by painting an ideal and incomplete picture. In worrying about how best to use new technologies to make virtual experiences more ‘human’, we are perhaps missing the point.

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eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Streams, not blogs? E-learning in the Mobile World and the Right Business Model to Deliver It - Electronic Papyrus , June 9, 2009. World Part 2 - Social Enterprise Blog , June 6, 2009. The power of pictures - E-learning in the Corporate Sector , June 20, 2009. 25 Awesome Virtual Learning Experiences Online - Virtual Education Websites | AceOnlineSchools.com , June 22, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. June 2009.