Facebook: why data privacy matters

Interactive Services

In the midst of posting your name, pictures, and background on social media sites, did you ever consider who your information reaches, beyond your family and friends? The options for data privacy are growing along with our data.

It's YOUR Privacy: Own It


FACEBOOK privacy issues. He is not just trying to build a faster horse -- if he were, he'd have yet another portal site. He is forcing new interactions, new ways of engaging, and along the way redefining the concept of "privacy".

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

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When you can't be there in person, but you want to send along a PowerPoint deck in your place, there are a few reasons why you might want to use a slide-sharing site. Whatever the case, a slide-sharing site can give you the peace of mind of not having to worry about technical snafus while giving you a platform to attract potential viewers. Today I'm going to explore five slide-sharing site options. authorSTREAM is a pretty standard choice among slide-sharing sites.

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What Geenio does to comply with GDPR


The regulation aims to provide EU data subjects with more control over their data and restructure existing privacy and security laws into one comprehensive law. elearning privacy lms saas gdprStarting from May 25th, 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect.

Are Consumers Aware of Their Personal Data Extracted Online?


A 2018 global consumer study revealed that 52% of users are more concerned about their online privacy as compared to one year ago. However, every little data input provided by you gives the host site (and the companies they share your data with) valuable insights into your interests.

Breakthrough eLearning: Compliance Training: Going Through the Motions

Breakthrough eLearning

There is a raft of health and safety, environmental, human rights, privacy, and financial reporting guidelines that must be adhered to, and training is seen (and often legislated) as a key component to remain "in compliance."

It’s Already on Your Permanent Record

CLO Magazine

“Do people want privacy?” In the first case, when individuals are splashing their “moments,” updates, preferences and all manner of information in prose and video across social media, the privacy regulations become almost silly. Like Musk, I believe privacy is gone.

Google Course Builder: Initial Review


The first thing that I did was navigate to the Google Course Builder “home” Quite honestly, I couldn’t help be feel a bit overwhelmed when I came to this site. Data Privacy and Security.

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Paradiso brings you the best Multi-Tenant LMS Feature


Privacy between LMS tenants. Additionally, with this feature, you can define site-wide capabilities for the manager roles. You got an LMS and you realized that you have more than one group of users and you need different content, features, and roles for each of them.

Facebook Fatigue?

Kapp Notes

An article, Teens Experiencing Facebook Fatigue , provided some interesting findings about the social networking site, Facebook. Of the group that are saying goodbye to Facebook, 45% have lost interest, 16% are leaving because their parents are there, 14% say there are “too many adults/older people” and 13% are concerned about the privacy of their personal information.

Do Virtual Workspaces Mean the End of the Traditional Office?


Originally designed to give workers in open-office settings a sense of space and privacy, cubicles, originally called “action offices,” soon became a means to cram more middle managers into smaller spaces.

Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

There are many sites you can host your corporate videos on – for free. If you host them on public sites, there are chances of unauthorized usage. Ensure the privacy and confidentiality of organizational information.

How E-Learning is Better for Special Needs Students


A home environment can provide the privacy to access courses in whatever way works best for them. However, if your goal is to create a course that is accessible to the broadest group of learners, there’s many easy gains to be made that will help learners with special needs—and improve the user-friendliness of your site at the same time: Include both audio and visual formats.

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.

Training vs. Just-In-Time Resources: 5 Tools You Can Use Today

Bottom-Line Performance

You can create a password-protected site and set the site up to support single sign-on. This avoids users having to create a separate username and password to access your special site. Eight years ago, I wrote a blog post on training versus learning.

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

These are not just trivial materials, but valuable performance support resources, for example: How-to materials at sites like Wiki How – “ the world’s collaborative how-to manua l&# – that provide clear steps on how to do something, e.g. How to add a movie to an iPad.

Mobile Learning: 3 Security Threats & 7 Ways to Beat Them

CommLab India

However, security and privacy issues in mobile learning may play spoil sport. Malware/viruses, system and data security, users’ privacy, Copyright and Intellectual Property Right (IPR) issues pose challenges in the path of mobile learning. Users’ Privacy.

5 Essential Qualifications to Look for in an Instructional Designer


Often times, instructional designers leverage content that they have already created (to an extent, as they need to be mindful of privacy). If you need someone with more of a technical background you can use sites like DICE to find the right match.

Thank You for Sharing: The Next Generation of Extended Enterprise Learning


Each tenant also has its own L&D team that manages the site for their audience, plus a Global L&D team that shares content across all member organizations. Degreed provides an integrated tool to allow you to easily manage multiple organizations from one central site management console.

Watch your back!

Learning with e's

One of the important skills I identified in a previous post on digital literacies is how people manage and protect their privacy. Indeed, each of us is vulnerable because there is a huge potential for our privacy to be breached in any online environment.

Fishing for more learners

Making Change

Fortunately, the site was set up by their own employer. But the department could have turned the fake site into an interesting mini-lesson and used it to market their privacy course. You should never enter your account information in a site that…&#.

LearnDash GDPR Related Update Now Available


Recently WordPress released a maintenance and privacy update specifically adding functionality to help you comply with GDPR requirements. Privacy Policy Guide. GDPR requires that businesses outline in their Privacy Policy how they collect and use any supplied personal data on their site. To help you with this, the recent WordPress update implemented a Privacy Policy Guide feature found under SETTINGS > PRIVACY. Latest LearnDash update focuses on GDPR.

Ethical Issues with Learning Analytics

MagicBox Blog

Location & interpretation of data, informed consent, privacy, classification and management of data are some issues that still lack a a solution as of now. Let’s take a look at some of the most pressing ethical issues with learning analytics today: Privacy: Questions like who has access to data, if it is in safe hands, and how students can access their data are pertinent to the privacy concern of learning analytics.

Monitoring informal learning with a Learning Record Store

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

In addition, content on websites like Youtube, Vimeo, blog sites are increasing. What about the privacy of employees, we can simply collect their learning data as an organization? Privacy and consent is an important issue on Learning Record Stores.

TCC09: Evaluating Social Networking Tools for Distance Learning

Experiencing eLearning

Privacy vs. performance–not everyone wants their work to be public. Jane Hart’s site for Top Tools for Learning as a place to find tools to use & get recommendations. Decided on Ning partly because she wanted the privacy of a closed environment.

Mitigating the Risks of BYOD in corporate learning


Even in the workplace scenario, social learning through networking sites, wikis, discussion boards and chat-rooms is the norm. These policies are still debatable and many claim that they in violation of privacy rights.

How the IRS learned to find you online

Making Change

How would you train them to dig deep into the web without violating privacy laws? Imagine how the course might have turned out if all stakeholders had agreed to an objective like “Find accurate online information about a taxpayer without violating privacy laws.&#

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Why We’re Excited About Open edX Hawthorn


Student data privacy and GDPR features. If you want to enable this feature, you can configure the retirement settings for your site. If you’re an Appsembler customer, look forward to an email from us outlining when we’ll upgrade your site to Hawthorn.

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7 Things I Always Try to Build into My Online Courses

Visual Lounge

Share the video to Screencast, Google Drive, or another favorite hosting site, and send the link to the student, along with the mocked up image capture for reference. I was recently asked, “What top things do you always build into your online course content?”

This Week in MakingBetter: Teamwork and Tough Questions


Our friend, Joe Fournier , wrote about his questions about privacy with xAPI (and other forms of data). Site Updates. Marshawn to me on if he's surprised he didn't get the ball on the 1: "No. Because we play football. It's a team sport."

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YouTube vs. Vimeo: What’s the Difference?

Visual Lounge

Vimeo takes pride in keeping their site free from ads and you won’t see one playing before, during, or after your content. Privacy Options. Vimeo offers a variety of other privacy options as well.

Using Video in eLearning

ICS Learning

Thanks to popular video sharing sites like YouTube and Vimeo, using real “in house” footage is now a viable, affordable alternative. Video is a learning game changer.

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6 GDPR Key Principles to know before May 25th


You should state in a privacy policy the type of data you collect and the reason for doing so. GDPR comes into full effect on the 25th May 2018 and you must make sure your company meets these 6 key GDPR principles, you can read up on the regulation in more detail on the government site.

Overcoming 4 Common Concerns of Outsourcing Training

CommLab India

Information privacy and security. Nowadays, you can get this information via LinkedIn and other professional networking sites. Data Privacy and Security Concerns.

YouTube vs. Vimeo, What’s the Difference?

Visual Lounge

Vimeo takes pride in keeping their site free from ads and you won’t see one playing before, during, or after your content. Privacy Options. Vimeo offers a variety of other privacy options as well.