Information, Press Releases and Industry Happenings

Kapp Notes

A great deal seems to be happening in the e-learning space and I've been getting a number of press releases and information about product, events and other great happenings so I thought I'd share some of that information in this post. a company that created the ExpressTrain Transformation Suite recently chaired a Compliance Track at the SALT - Society for Applied Learning Technology - conference.

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Press Release: Kasper Spiro Predicts the End of the Corporate Learning Management System

easygenerator

Tin Can allows people to track and trace their learning results and experiences in their own personal Learning Record store (the TinCan tracking and tracing system). 5 trends leading to the end of the Learning Management System.

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Track Video Interactions with xAPI Statements by Anthony Altieri

Learning Solutions Magazine

You can programmatically add meaningful data to xAPI statements so that you can track where learners interacted with video or pressed a button. Here’s how. Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Training Strategies

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Stop Guessing: Improve UX with Eye Tracking from myGaze and Morae

Visual Lounge

Eye tracking should be an essential add-on to any UX study with Morae 3.3. Fascinating new insights into user behavior: the value of eye tracking. How does eye tracking add value to your UX study? How to set up an eye tracking study with Morae.

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Worldwide smartphone use on track for huge year

Aptara

Worldwide smartphone use on track for huge year. Business Insider stated despite the pre-launch marketing hype for Amazon as a smartphone distributor, Cook followed the post-launch press's lead in mostly disregarding the retail giant's effort.

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How QuoDeck enables enterprises to deliver game-based learning

QuoDeck

The DIY platform is also enabled with big data tracking. Corporate Learning Best Practices e-Learning Game-based learning Mobile Learning Press QuoDeck corporate learning corporate training sales training Serious Games

7 secrets of highly diverse companies

Braidio

Diversity (or lack thereof) in the IT industry is big news, and companies like Intel, Facebook, Google and Twitter are announcing they’ll make greater effort to attract, hire and retain candidates from underrepresented groups, as well as publicly monitoring and tracking their results. PressDiversity’s a major issue in IT, but some companies just seem to ‘do diversity’ better than others. What’s their secret? SAN FRANCISCO (CIO) SEPTEMBER 10, 2015.

Xyleme Named a Top 20 Learning Portal for Sixth Consecutive Year

Xyleme

Xyleme’s Content Delivery Service (CDS) now includes a Tin Can–compliant LRS that tracks how users interact with content, regardless of device or applications used. PressOctober 23rd, 2017 – Xyleme is honored to be named one of Training Industry Inc.’s

What is the Tin Can API & What Does it Mean for e-Learning?

Trivantis

Also known as the next generation of SCORM, Tin Can tracks and records learning experiences anywhere and from multiple devices. The Tin Can API is a whole new way to track learner experiences that “records activities and delivers data that is quantifiable, sharable and trackable,” according to Tin Can. The Tin Can API can easily recognize and track a wide range of learning activities including: Mobile learning. Press. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA.

Learning platform for SMBs from Braidio

Braidio

The cloud-based offering gives small to midsize organizations the ability to quickly provision, manage and track learning through an intuitive dashboard, enabling employees to build the skills required to operate within the flow of their workday. PressSAN FRANCISCO (KMWORLD) JUNE 25, 2015. Braidio has unveiled Braidio SMB, a platform providing small to midsize business (SMB) access to enterprise-class online learning and talent development.

Braidio Hires New Team in Singapore to Meet Demand for Employee Learning and Talent Development in Asia Pacific Market

Braidio

Braidio’s Singapore team has a proven track record in executing and growing new territories for technology brands, and will focus on expanding Braidio’s reach and supporting customers and partners. PressExpansion Addresses Growing Need For Learning Management Systems Amid Increasingly Global Market. SAN FRANCISCO (PRWEB) AUGUST 18, 2015.

TechSmith Camtasia: Multiple Object Formatting Made Easy

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The key to project-wide Camtasia consistency lies in the use of multiple tracks. When I develop in Camtasia, I create several tracks and add similar objects to those tracks. For instance, I might add alert callouts to one track, speech callouts to another. In the image below, notice that there are two tracks. The formatting of the callouts in Track 2 are identical so they're fine. Unfortunately, the callouts in Track 1 are a mess.

Mindflash Launches the First Social Training App for Yammer Users

Mindflash

The new Mindflash app for Yammer makes it easy to create, distribute and track courses vital for employee success and seamlessly incorporates those courses into companies’ internal communications. Mindflash handles all of the quiz scoring, tracking, course management and reporting automatically. Press Release

Lectora User Conference Showcase: Jeremy Boles

Trivantis

In this session, attendees will learn techniques to track user progress and increase learner engagement, while still allowing users to create their own path through the material. Press. Forum. Logins. Lectora Online - USA. Lectora Online - EU. ReviewLink. CourseMill LMS.

Adobe FrameMaker: The Page Count Variable for Books (Part I)

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

FrameMaker's Page Count variable makes it easy to track (and reference) the page count of a single chapter.   Press the [ spacebar ], type the word  of  and press [ spacebar ] again.

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Docebo Adds to 2016 Accolades with Ranking in List of Top 20 Learning Portals

Docebo

The companies selected for this year’s Top 20 List demonstrate significant innovation in how they track, manage and measure learning programs to ensure their learners get the training they need, when they need it,” noted Ken Taylor, president of Training Industry, Inc. in a press release.

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Hack Your Team’s Learning with Podcasts

Degreed

Hot off the press: You now have the ability to make that time worthwhile, with the new Podcast feature in Degreed. Why this matters: Degreed believes you should be able to track all your learning, no matter what it is or where you are. Learn (and Track!)

Align Employee and Corporate Goals in 2019

Absorb LMS

The most recent Deloitte University Press study of employers found only 24% thought they were excellent at “aligning employee and personal goals with corporate purpose.” You can even pursue “blended learning” with an LMS, tracking online and in-person training all together in one place.

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

https://www.youtube.com/yt/press/statistics.html ). Traditionally, instructional designers and course developers create courses using third party authoring tools and import these into the LMS to deliver to learners and track their progress.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Ajax SDK for the iPhone on the way from Backbase

Mark Oehlert

Main | Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform » September 06, 2007 Ajax SDK for the iPhone on the way from Backbase (via web2journal ) Backbase is releasing an AJAX SDK for developing Rick Internet Applications for the iPhone.

eLearning: A Second Dose of Inspiration from Sally Cox

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Connie Malamed's Visual Design Solutions  is published by Wiley Press, and is available on Amazon.  Create a list of things you can do to counter your lack of inspiration, and you'll be back on track in no time. 

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xAPI vs SCORM: Which Should You Choose?

LearnUpon

If you use an iPhone, you can press the home button and ask Siri to dial a pizza. An iPhone can track and record data about the call: call duration, your call history, and even information about how many steps you took when collecting the pizza. Better tracking.

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TECHSMITH CAMTASIA 9: Changes to the Duration Feature

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I was able to replicate this issue on my computer, but I found this strange because when I wrote the book, the Duration feature worked just fine (changing the Duration of a Timeline object pushed items on the same track to the right). by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT+.

Taleo Learn: Transforming Talent Training and Development by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

[Press release] Taleo Learn is a comprehensive solution for delivering, tracking, and managing formal and social learning content. This allows organizations to streamline learning and development and improve time to competency.

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How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

https://www.youtube.com/yt/press/statistics.html ). Traditionally, instructional designers and course developers create courses using third party authoring tools and import these into the LMS to deliver to learners and track their progress.

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PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Open the folder and press [ Ctrl ] [ A ] on your keyboard to select all of the images.   Press [ Ctrl ] [ A ] on your keyboard to select all of the slides and drag them down to the storyboard below. by AJ George.

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TECHSMITH CAMTASIA 9: Changes to the Duration Feature

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I was able to replicate this issue on my computer, but I found this strange because when I wrote the book, the Duration feature worked just fine (changing the Duration of a Timeline object pushed items on the same track to the right). To get past the Duration issue, press the [ shift ] key on your keyboard and manually extend the playtime for the object on the Timeline (instead of using Duration feature). by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT+.

Docebo’s Mobile App Makes Learning Better

Docebo

Go.Learn allows certain types of learning objects, including SCORM, videos, slide presentation, files, and HTML pages to be downloaded, played and tracked offline. Put The Power of The Docebo Learning Platform in The Hands of Your Learners, Literally, With Go.Learn.

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The Prehistoric Learning Metric Still Roaming the Earth Today

Absorb LMS

Spared the typical hours of tracking an injured beast under the hot sun, the hunters enjoyed a rare easy day, expending few calories yet consuming many. A disappointed Parg presses his case: –“Parg go on hunt every day but never get to throw spear.

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

https://www.youtube.com/yt/press/statistics.html ). Traditionally, instructional designers and course developers create courses using third party authoring tools and import these into the LMS to deliver to learners and track their progress.

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7 Key Steps to Successful ELearning Implementations

LearnDash

Many implementations suffer from what is known as “scope creep”, which is just a fancy way of saying “getting off track” Carefully define the scope so that it is in line with your organizational goals.

How to Get Rid of Training Challenges Faced by Sales Managers [Infographic]

CommLab India

There are several other challenges such as hiring sales people, tracking and reporting training results, etc. Today, training has become vital for an organization’s success. With the increasing demand for training, and global expansion, the role of the training manager is changing.

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Consultants, Keep Engagement High After Your Workshop

Pract.us

How can you keep them on track for success after you’re gone? You get them off and running, but how can you keep them on track once everyone has to go back to work? Ideally, you’ll track and support their work. You get your clients off and running.

ProProfs Wins 2013 Academics’ Choice Smart Media Award For Mind-Building Excellence

ProProfs

Learn tracking and managements features such as compliance reports, remind buttons etc. Press Release: ProProfs Earns 2013 Academics’ Choice Smart Media Award For Mind-Building Excellence.

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The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

Trello makes it easier to coordinate everyone’s input and track the status of different tasks. Its simplicity makes it all the more likely you’ll add and track tasks, improving your productivity. Just Press Record. Videos can be shared securely and are easy to manage and track.