Acrobat 9: Scanning into a PDF Portfolio

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Select Custom Scan. Click the Scan button and Acrobat will ask you for a file name (if you are appending a PDF Portfolio). The scanning process progresses and, when complete, the target portfolio will be opened automatically with the newly-scanned document included.

Next generation learning

Learning with e's

retinal scan learning biometrics 3D non-touch interface Web 2.0 In my previous blog post, the architecture of learning , I outlined some of the key characteristics of learning in a digital age, and started to identify some of the main differences between Learning 1.0

QR Codes – Short-Lived Fad or Long Term Solution?

Integrated Learnings

Below is a QR code that you can scan to jump directly to the Integrated Learnings website. eLearning – In a web-based course, QR codes can be presented on your pages for easy scanning to access websites via a smartphone or tablet, or to obtain documents stored on a server.

10 journals every e-learning professional should read

E-Learning Provocateur

By “read”, I mean scan the abstracts occasionally as time permits, while deep-diving into a particular paper if it arouses sufficient interest.

Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

Many schools have toyed with the idea of using AR applications to support learning, such as when a student scans a page of his homework, a video of his teacher explaining a related concept pops up, or book reviews in the form of videoattached to scan-able book barcodes.

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The 4 Hottest eLearning Trends For 2016


Although we’re not quite at the Johnny Five stage yet (the robot demonstrated the ability to scan and instantly assimilate information in the 1986 movie, Short Circuit), technology is starting to revolutionize the learning landscape.

Digital (Learning) Readiness: A Call for L&D Action

Learning Wire

Digital Learning Readiness scan. We ‘collected’ lessons learned and best practices in order to scope and design a DLR-scan concept in parallel with desk research; among others we gained insights from Nike, Bayer, ING, Gazprom and DSM.

eLearning & Presentations: More Free Images. A MILLION more!

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

In December of last year, the British Library released into the public domain a huge collection of scanned images from more than 65,000 books spanning the 16th to 19th centuries. by AJ Walther    Want more free images for your eLearning or PowerPoint presentations?

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Top 5 Learning Technology Trends for 2016

Your Training Edge

The coursework components like quizzes, tests and assignments would all be generated through tools that are able to effectively scan the course content and determine its most critical aspects that must be tested.

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eLearning: The Role of Images

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

When you read, your eyes scan a wall of words trying to squeeze out each nugget of information. by Sean Stoker    Are the slides that make up your eLearning lessons text-heavy? Images are an often overlooked component of a good eLearning course.

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Using Infographics in eLearning (Infographic)

Bottom-Line Performance

Readers like them because they can quickly scan data and research to gain a broad understanding of the content. Infographics (of varying levels of usefulness) are a common sight on the web these days. Designers love how they can communicate a complex set of ideas in simple, visual terms.

The joy of UX

E-Learning Provocateur

In their excitement to scan the image, they did so immediately after installing the app – but of course without the link, the app had nothing to connect the image to my augmentation. Upon scanning the trigger image, he wanted a video to play.

5 Ways to KISS Your eLearning

eLearning Brothers

People scan courses. We tend to scan everything that we see first before actually digging in and reading the content. So you might be wondering, how do you give your eLearning a big smooch? That’s not the type of “kiss” I’m talking about.

Here’s What a 700-Year-Old Philosophy Taught Me About Learning Analytics

CLO Magazine

We provided directions how to get the reader, how to use it, and then built familiarity scanning QR codes and interfacing with the technology. It allows you to make changes to the Google Form while maintaining the integrity of the code’s ability to direct your scans. Happy scanning!

Emerging Learning Technologies: Promise vs. Hype

Bottom-Line Performance

A quick scan of the landscape reveals that motion sickness with VR is a common problem (25% – 40% experience it). Go to any of the big L&D conferences or trade shows and you’ll hear buzz and conversation about virtual reality, augmented reality, and 360 video.

Mobile App Trends for 2018

Origin Learning

Over the past two years, the number of vulnerability scans directed at IoT devices has increased 458 percent. We look at some of the key mobile app trends and examine the categories of apps that will gain popularity in 2018. The Year of the Blockchain.

The power of Digital Storytelling: A corporate learning perspective


For more personalized stories, real images or photographs can also be scanned and inserted. Stories are a powerful way of communication. They can relate deeply personal experiences and share them with audiences of varying profiles – with equal impact. They are also a powerful tool in learning.

Into The Age of the Smart Things


Refrigerators that scan bar codes and tell us what we have, which items we need, send shopping lists to our networked printers and suggest It’s almost a New Year – 2013 – and already the Next Big Thing is upon us. Actually that’s ironic since the Next Big Thing is all about things, Smart Things.

Applying Usability Techniques to eLearning Documents

Integrated Learnings

Scan pages? The answers to these questions will help you to determine visual cues to use to guide learners to scan for information, such as: o Meaningful link labeling. Is the document easy to scan to find needed information or do learners have to scroll through much information to find it? Instructional Design Usability scan online document link labeling eLearning call centerBy Donna Bryant.

PowerPoint 2010: Could An Update Be Your Simple Fix?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

  You will be redirected to a Microsoft website that will scan your computer and recommend updates as necessary.  by AJ George   Do you often find yourself chugging away at a presentation, only to have PowerPoint crash and give you some variation of the "MS Office has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience," message?

Videos in eLearning: A Snack Sized Solution

Association eLearning

By now most of us have taken an online course, been bored to death, scanned the slides or pdf or pages for just enough information that we can confidently take the assessment at the end and be done, retaining nothing at all.

The Role of eLearning Images in Visual Learning

eLearning Brothers

When you read, your eyes scan a wall of words trying to squeeze out each nugget of information. eLearning images are an oft overlooked component of a good course. A great deal of the information we process comes to us through our visual cortex.

Turning Offline Content into ELearning


The natural temptation is to simply scan the offline materials and then make them available as a downloadable PDF. Finding content for your elearning can sometimes be the most challenging aspect of course creation. Generating learning material from scratch can seem nearly impossible.

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


You can make your users scan the code using their smartphones and then direct them to a specific piece of information. Place QR Codes on e-learning course screens for scanning and downloading additional supplementary learning or references materials such as the glossary, Job Aid, References, etc. 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.

eLearning Art and Design Tips for the Non-Designer (Part 2)

eLearning Brothers

The typographic treatment should help readers scan the text and know what is important as fast as possible. So you want to develop an eLearning course huh? But you are not a graphic designer, and need some tips on eLearning Art and Design to get you started?

Swiping or Matching?

Association eLearning

You scan the details, without much time to really focus. How do you meet your next employee… swipe or match? Your department is way behind deadlines, and your staff is screaming for help. You absolutely have to get that new hire onboard, right away.

5 papers every learning professional should read

E-Learning Provocateur

Given the challenges and pressures of professional life, combined with everything else that’s been going on privately, I’ve fallen out of the habit of scanning the latest abstracts and deep diving into particular studies.

Make Waffles, Not Spaghetti

CLO Magazine

Just like our ancestors scanned the environment to make sure they weren’t about to be attacked by lions, we continually scan the environment for threats.

Collateral damage

E-Learning Provocateur

Instead, I prefer to scan the step-by-step instructions at my own speed and get on with it.

6 Custom elearning Design Essentials

Designing Digitally

Title: Tip 2: Favor a custom design based on ‘scan path’. Description: Scan path refers to the way our eyes ingest information on a printed piece of paper or computer screen. Then, sequence the sections of text along the scan path.

Find us at ISTE 2015!

Visual Lounge

Stop by booth #2500 to chat in-person, and scan your badge for a chance to win a Snagit & Camtasia software bundle ($324 value)! It’s that time of year again: ISTE 2015 is just around the corner! We’re excited to see familiar faces and meet a bunch of new ones.

DevCorner: Under the Hood—How TechSmith Fuse Works

Visual Lounge

We’ll see how it works, and it begins with… Scanning a QR Code. They’re the new digital barcodes that your personal devices can scan. Scanning a QR code with Fuse acts as a pairing mechanism, and enables the two to communicate. Try scanning it with your mobile device.

Adobe Captivate 5/5.5: Troubleshooting Cranky Software

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Virus Scanners:  Many virus scanners scan your hard drive 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Instead, schedule the virus scan during hours when you aren't asking your computer to perform intense processes (like producing a Captivate project). by Kevin Siegel    By this point I've created hundreds upon hundreds of eLearning projects using Captivate. In all that time, Captivate has remained very stable for me (very few crashes and zero corrupt projects).

What Happens in a Story…Happens in Your Brain

Kapp Notes

The process consisted of the participants reading a story phrase by phrase and the researchers scanning areas of the brain with a 3-T Siemens Vision MRI scanner to observe whether or not corresponding brain activities occurred.

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Surfing the Future Pedagogies: Augmented Learning


You have “robot-vision” that allows you to scan an object and watch its stats (or vital stats, if its alive!!) You have immediate acknowledgement of the object you scanned. Using the screen of their smartphones, your students can scan the garden.

Must-have skills for User Experience (UX) design in eLearning


Scan, scan, scan. Another important discovery in terms of UX design in eLearning is that learners will scan the content more than they will read it. The hype about User Experience (UX) design skills is not at all exaggerated.

Ten Online Training Do’s and Don’ts

eLearning Brothers

They scan! So, the challenge becomes, how do we make them scan the information that we want them to learn?? Everyone will scan bullets. There are many things to think about when creating an eLearning team and creating online training.