Adobe Captivate: Kill the Click Sounds

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel      I received an email from a new Captivate developer who was having a hate-hate relationship with the click sounds he was hearing in his Adobe Captivate demonstrations and simulations. He told me that in his demonstrations, the mouse was making an obnoxious click sound when a click occurred. In his simulations, the same click sound was heard every time the learner clicked a click box. 

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Will the ‘Sound of Silence’ create new paths in learning?

Origin Learning

Think of Simon Garfunkel and the enchanting music of ‘Sound of Silence’ compel you to break into a song. The created piece is then popularized by leveraging technology and social media – LinkedIn, YouTube and so on! v=wKsdMenonLw (Compliance, Sound of Silence).

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Sound Instructional Design in E-Learning Development

Dashe & Thomson

As a Creative Technologist, my role is, well, to use technology creatively, primarily within E-learning development. There are many ingredients for success in E-learning development and one… The post Sound Instructional Design in E-Learning Development appeared first on Dashe & Thomson. I’ve been working at Dashe as a Creative Technologist for a little over a year, immersed happily in the world of drag-and-drops and click-and-reveals.

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The Top 5 Sights and Sounds at ATD International 2016


Their technology helps professionals practice scenarios before they are put to test in real life. The post The Top 5 Sights and Sounds at ATD International 2016 appeared first on Inkling. The annual ATD International Conference boasts one of the largest gatherings for folks in learning and development, human resources, talent acquisition, and the like. This year, held in the Mile-High City, did not disappoint.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

organizations: • Value personal development among their teams • Create curated learning experiences • Use learning technologies to achieve their goals As leading analysts Fosway Group point out, learning technology deserves a much more strategic. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Wise technology?

Clark Quinn

The initial discussion talked about using technology to assist decisions (c.f. What intrigues me, of course, is how we might use technology here. Does that sound wise to you? The post Wise technology? At a recent event, they were talking about AI (artificial intelligence) and DI (decision intelligence). And, of course, I didn’t know what the latter was so it was of interest.

Anthropological Definition of Web 2.0 (More fun than it sounds)

Bottom-Line Performance

Tags: emerging trends and technologies Web 2.0

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Association Learning Technology

Web Courseworks

Web Courseworks is a learning technologies and consulting company. The new brand came to a head for Web Courseworks as we prepared for the roll-out of the new version of our LMS, CourseStage, and progression as industry leaders in the learning technologies and association managed services markets. Our blog inspirations come from things we care about in association learning technology that also matter directly to you. Association Learning Technology

Technology Evaluation Checklist for Learning Professionals (Free Download)

Bottom-Line Performance

We hear about a new smartphone, new app, new technology every single day. With so many new technologies on the market, how do you sort through the irrelevant and the junk? There are some amazing things out there you could be missing… but other “technologies” just turn out to be a waste of time. Lots of new tech sounds exciting… but all that glitters isn’t gold. Technology Evaluation Process.

Career Mobility: What to Look for In a Technology Solution


Today’s businesses must keep abreast of new technological and business developments. Even with upskilling technology in place, you’re not guaranteed that skill data. When shopping for technology, don’t focus on features. Technology

Technology for E-Learning: What You Need


To be a successful e-learning instructor, you need to know your way around technology. Anyone who’s spent any time reading about the e-learning industry knows that online courses and traditional classrooms use very different technological tool kits. Because of this, if most of your teaching/learning experience comes from a traditional classroom environment, you may not be as familiar with some of the technological tools available to you as you launch your online course.

Technology sinner

Allison Rossett

That technology sinner is me. This isn’t about technology failure. Doesn’t it sound like I did a good job? The way the technology was set up for the webinar, I couldn’t tell if they were cheering, booing or sleeping. I put time into testing the technology. I sinned this morning. I awoke at 5:30 AM to address an elearning conference in Europe via Adobe Connect.

Learning Technology Trends: Microlearning | OttoLearn


Learning technology trends for 2019 include continuous learning, eLearning and mobile delivery — sounds like you need our adaptive microlearning platform

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How to Use Augmented Reality for Technology Based Learning

Origin Learning

Technology acts funny at times. On the other hand, cutting edge graphics and 3D technology make it possible to create life like, real environments! That being said for the humor, let’s explore how augmented reality can be used for technology based learning, such as e-learning and m-learning. It works to make the real virtual, and uses virtual to simulate reality.

How Technology Solutions Made Learning Process Easy

Origin Learning

Sounds simple? It is as if the technology wave that we are witnessing is what is determining the learning path. While technology obsolescence is not within control, some factors that are perceptibly constant are the following: agility, the ability to change or to be nimble, the willingness to adapt and,of course,the pace and quest for learning and growing. Technology is used to convey reality through the virtual medium and simulated environments. Sounds weird or wired?

Advantages and Disadvantages E-Learning Technologies for Students


The word “e-learning” doesn’t sound unfamiliar to many of us these days. Moreover, most of us associate it with not only technological progress but also with big opportunities. Digital revolution affects education too, changing the whole learning process in so many ways. But is e-learning really as effective as it seems? Or it cannot replace classical education (at least at this point)? Let’s find it out together. Blog articles

The Innovator’s Guide to Learning Technology


There are over 1,000 learning technology systems and tools out there for all kinds of development. Everyone is confused about which technologies to use, and how they’re all supposed to fit together. A lot of products look and sound alike, but few work well together, share data or fit neatly into your existing infrastructure. This guide is meant to help you future-proof your learning technology investments. Resources Technology Selection

4 Stages of Integrating Technology into Learning


Integrating the latest technology into learning sounds well and good, but often the task can seem daunting to an institution that has not done it before. Be it for a university setting, or a corporation, there are four main methods of using technology with learning. Directed: In the directed approach, learners are guided in their use of the technology that is assisting them with their learning.

Free Webinar: Designing Instructionally Sound and Engaging mLearning

Take an e-Learning Break

By the end of the session, you should be able to successfully design instructionally sound and engaging mLearning projects. In this session, you will learn: What technologies you can leverage to create mLearning projects The evolution of instructional design in mLearning How mLearning projects differ from traditional Web-based or instructor-led training A methodology to organize and create successful mLearning products Check it out: [link

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When Technology is your Friend: Regaining Control of your Content

Challenge to Learn

Instead of perceiving technology as a threat to their independence, university educators should see it as a chance to share the responsibility for creating e-learning content. Instead of fearing technology in higher education, nurturing an open mind towards different forms of e-learning can help educators take back control of their classrooms and content while also keeping university administrators happy. In fact, my message today is the opposite: technology is not my enemy.

Technology-aided Learning Helps Intra-Organizational Knowledge Sharing


The main challenge sounds simple enough to tackle but is often the greatest hindrance – compressing a lot of information into short learning capsule that would not intimidate or discourage learners. With the help of technology-aided learning, an e-learning solution can be created which presents information in a modern and attractive form. A lot of knowledge resides within an organization.

Assistive Technology: Creating new possibilities for Differently Abled Learners


Technology has changed the way learning is created and consumed in the 21 st century. With the help of Assistive Computer Technology (AT) anybody – irrespective of any disability – can effectively interact with a computer. Assistive Technology has created visual as well as audio learning aids based on mobility, which help learners to not just access pertinent learning material but create avenues for two-way interaction and participation as well.

Sights, Sounds, Thoughts and Criticisms – Sydney Learning Cafe UnConference 2012

Learning Cafe

50 experienced learning and development professions descended on the Australian Technology Park for the inaugural Learning Cafe UnConference to discuss and share thoughts on some of the big issues and trends in the L&D profession.The participants came from a cross section of organisations and industries included Ernst & Young, Australia Post, AXA, Commonwealth Bank, Westpac, Kiama Community College, Blake Dawson MSC Mobility, Angus Knight and many more.

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7 Steps to Convert a PowerPoint to an Instructionally-Sound E-learning Course [Infographic]

CommLab India

Learning Technology PPT to E-learning ConversionHere is an infographic that lists the steps to convert PowerPoint decks used as classroom training material to engaging online courses.

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LearnTrends - Sound - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

LearnTrends 2009 – Free Online Conference - eLearning Technology , September 21, 2009. Sound (27). Best of eLearning Learning. September 18, 2009 to September 25, 2009. Upcoming Free Online Webinars. Metrics for the Modern CLO: How to Measure Formal and Informal Learning. Thursday, October 08, 2009. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. Tuesday, October 13, 2009. Formalizing Informal Learning …What? Thursday, October 15, 2009. Featured Sources.

Virtual Reality: The Game-Changing Educational Technology

CommLab India

Virtual Reality (VR) – It is no exaggeration to say that this is one of the hottest trends in the world of educational technology. How does this technology help firms help train their people better? The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines VR as an artificial environment which is experienced through sensory stimuli (as sights and sounds) provided by a computer and in which one’s actions partially determine what happens in the environment.

Learning Technologies 2016 UK Recap

Obsidian Learning

New post Learning Technologies 2016 UK Recap on Obsidian Learning. I had the pleasure of being in London last week attending the annual Learning and Technologies 2016 conference ( [link] ) there. The technology has to work. I know that sounds pretty basic, but how many times have you dreamed up an elegant solution to a learning problem just to discover the learner won’t have the right kind of access or isn’t running the needed platform?

“We’ve Always Done It This Way” and Technology-Enabled Learning

Your Training Edge

Here, we take a step back to tackle a more fundamental objection—the objection to using technology at all. Our entire training program is based on face-to-face interaction, and I don’t think learning technologies can offer us much of an advantage. Using learning technologies just isn’t right for me or for my company. “We’ve We’ve always done it this way” syndrome is rampant in companies, especially regarding adopting new technology, and it can be difficult to overcome.

Three Ways Technology is Changing the Learning Space (Plus One)


Most of us in the learning profession pride ourselves on being comfortable with technology. Or maybe we just get too busy with the day-to-day of writing, designing, developing, delivering, measuring and revising our training programs to find the time and energy to implement all that shiny new technology. But you don’t have much time to bone up on the way these learning technologies because in many workplaces they are already here. What will you do with this technology?

How To Use Technology For Warehouse Training: 5 Examples

Roundtable Learning

Did you know that integrating technology into your warehouse training program can improve your organization’s productivity, safety, and training costs? Now might be the perfect time to consider investing in technology for warehouse training.

How Can Mobile Technology Change Education?


Research indicates that mobile technology is an ideal tool to facilitate a more engaging learning and teaching experience, and with the tech-savvy generation of children we are raising, it appears that mobile technology will change the way traditional classrooms operate. If you’re in the education space and wondering how you can marry mobile technology with learning, we’re here to inspire you. Mobile technology can enhance the feedback process from teacher to student.

Face-to-face training is not dead; it just needs a 21st century technology make-over

Jane Hart

With the advent of e-learning, the death knell of face-to-face training was sounded, and yet as we know, it has survived and indeed it is flourishing. In fact it appears that many people prefer face-to-face learning over e-learning for a number of reasons, for example If they want to concentrate on learning about something, it […]. Social learning

Navigating Next Generation Learning Technology


A single, integrated, all-in-one technology ecosystem may work for some organizations sometimes, but it won’t work for everyone all the time. There are literally hundreds of solutions to choose from…and a lot of them look and sound alike. Technology Learning EcosystemLearning is already too fragmented, and it’s only getting more diverse and complex as new ways to learn like video, chatbots and augmented reality become mainstream.

Providing Contextual Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology

Origin Learning

Beacons are small, low-cost devices that work using the Bluetooth Low Energy technology. The iBeacon technology also allows users to create location specific calendar events. Mobile learning technologies such as iBeacon allows this to be done in simple and user-friendly ways. Learning Tools apple''s learning tools Apple’s iBeacon Technology iBeacon iBeacon Technology Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology learning through ibeacon learning tools

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10 Technological Advances That Will Impact The Future Of Mobile Learning At Workplace


In today’s modern era, technology has transformed the world in ways that are unimaginable. Looking towards the future, it seems quite clear that the scope of mobile learning lies in a world where technology is cost-effective, robust and more connected than it is today. Technological Advances Driving the Trend of Mobile Learning. Let us discuss ten technological advances that will leave a huge impact on learning and development of organizations from a global perspective: 1.