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Mobile Video: A Powerful Tool for Training

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A Forbes study revealed C-level decision-makers preferred online video to reading text. Learn more about why and how to get started with mobile video. Mobile Strategy tips videos

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

– pointers on some of the tools out there, that you can use to help you take that ‘leap of faith’ into mLearning. So here’s the list of the tools that can do the job and which you might want a closer look at. One of the best tools, if you are already using Articulate, to convert your existing (Articulate based) courses to run on iPads, other tablets and mobile devices.

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5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

Given this trend, it is but obvious that the demand for rapid authoring tools which can publish content in HTML5 will also increase. In this post, we examine 5 rapid authoring tools which show tremendous promise. 1) Adobe Captivate 5.5 Once these files are converted to HTML5, you can edit them with an HTML editing tool, such as Adobe Dreamweaver. Upcoming Tools. Thanks!

The New Articulate Storyline iPad App and mLearning [VIDEOS]

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By reading about different techniques, trying different tools and exploring mobile apps, it’s amazing how much new insight one can gain. Because of that constant pursuit of new ideas, metaphors and new tools, what started as a simple project in order to try out the shiny new Articulate Storyline product, ended up being an interesting demo that includes plenty in the way of interactivity.

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New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

Solution #3: Using Standards-based Cross-platform Authoring Use an authoring tool that allows you to build content once, then publish it in a format. Intake's authoring tools allow you to do what is called a 'joint package' which means. as built-in support for video). began. With competition from Google, Blackberry (RIM), Microsoft, and HP heating up. devices? issues. devices.

My First 10 Screenr Video Tips and how other Screencasters use the Service

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One great thing about Blogging is the comments you get from other people who also use the tools you blog about. As a footnote, it has proved invaluable for Articulate as a technical support tool so customers can screencast cases they submit to us. Here are my first 10 Screenr Video Tips: Two useful Chrome Extensions for measuring anything on your screen in pixels. OpenSesame.

This Week in mLearning Podcast – Video in #mLearning [Episode 4]

mLearning Revolution

Welcome episode #4 of our new podcast entitled “ This Week in mLearning. ” In this episode, Robert and I talk Adobe CS6, Google Drive and the impact of Video in mLearning, as well as SceneChat, the Khan Academy, the Flipped Classroom and more. The video revolution: some stats. Best practices and current use of video in mLearning. SceneChat : making videos more interactive.

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So, You Want to Build an App…

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(Thanks to Matt Forcum for the comic!) In the past decade, we have seen a ton of rapid development tools for learning on the desktop. Apps Comic Cross-Platform Toolkits Mobile Development Mobile Web Adobe AppGyver Articulate Camtasia Captivate Dreamweaver eLearning HTML5 iOS Lectora mobile apps mobile Web phonegap rapid video training TrivantisIf I would like to create [.].

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eLearning is dead! Multi-screen learning is the next big thing.

mLearning Revolution

Flash was never supported on iOS devices, nor is it supported on Android devices, and this year, Google announced that YouTube would stop serving its videos using the Flash plugin for anyone visiting the site using a modern browser. YouTube is now solely using HTML5 to serve videos. Rapid eLearning tools. eLearning is dead! Flash-based eLearning. 1024 x 768 Resolution.

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My mobile video blog

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And because most of them are learning professionals (Instructional designers and trainers), they have a great understanding of how to build and deploy a training program. I’m hoping I can help them in their efforts to add mobile learning to their learning tool set, they are certainly helping me expand my knowledge of mobile learning. I’m very interested in the idea of mobile video blogging. What I’m getting at is the idea that we can use regular commercial blogs now, but these tools are largely developed for social purposes. post images. post audio.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

mLearning Revolution

The sooner we embrace this truth and rally around tools and technologies that can enable us to deliver compelling learning experiences across multiple devices anytime and anywhere, the better off we will be as an industry. What a difference three short years make in technology. However, about a year ago I started to notice the tables turning. Adobe Captivate Draft for iPad. Conclusion.

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Democratization of Content Creation Tools

The Mobile Learner

I don’t need to discuss the power of new social media tools in allowing a voice and an audience to anyone who wants it and wants to share their talents.  If you follow this blog with any regularity, then you’ve probably accepted this as a fact and a new reality.  here’s an awesome example of how new tools offer humans a new way to express themselves and express their talents: Tags: tools video star wars web 2.0 What I will share is a powerful example. For you Star Wars/John Williams fans (like me!), new media youtube digital culture

Mobile Live Video Streaming

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I have been looking at live video streaming tools for mobile and have tested several in preparation to writing a blog, but yesterday found that Robin Good had published an excellent guide of 11 such tools along with side-by-side their key features and options. His is an excellent overview with a comparison chart plus individual product descriptions.

6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design

mLearning Revolution

This is also why I encourage you to choose your Learning Design tools wisely and lean towards those with support for Responsive Learning Design, for example, the new Adobe Captivate 8. With tools that support Responsive Learning projects, you simply build and maintain a single project, publish it and that’s it. How many devices do you own? mobile devices per capita. The Web. No

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The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

mLearning Revolution

For all the mind-boggling stats we read about the video revolution, like how we are publishing video to YouTube at the rate of 72 hours every minute, and consuming over 3 billion hours of video each month, as well as other stats you can see here , video as a medium hasn’t really evolved. Video and the Flipped Classroom. Quizzes and Hotspots in Video.

New Media Tools and ‘Cognitive Surplus’

The Mobile Learner

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7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

mLearning Revolution

In Storyline, when you record the screen you end up with a high resolution video that you can use as is to show your learners a particular process along with zoom and pan features. However, from that video you can also go back and insert a step-by-step show-me version, as well as a try-it and test-me versions, all without the same project and all from a single screen recording session. will be posting a video on this in the coming days. 7. First, let me start by congratulating everyone who works for Articulate for the launch of Storyline. User Interface and User Experience.

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Learning Designers have 3 Choices Regarding Mobile Learning [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

That is precisely that type of experience your learners would have if you simply convert your existing Flash-based courses to HTML5 using the latest version of your rapid eLearning tool. First of all, our goal shouldn’t be to simply make our learning ‘ touchable ‘ that’s too easy, click the Publish to HTML5 button in your favorite eLearning tool and you are done.

Cell Phone Video Production

Cell Phones in Learning

One of the latest cell phone options is video recording. while the videos recorded on cell phones today are fairly short (usually 30 seconds to a minute) and the quality is not nearly as decent as a good digital camcorder, I believe this is changing. The CellFlix Festival is an opportunity for any student to share video taken from a cell phone (edited on any video editor). Eyespot is an online free video editor (think web2.0) where you can immediately and directly post video from your cell phone into the online video editor. eyespot cellflix

Cell Phone Video Production

Cell Phones in Learning

One of the latest cell phone options is video recording. while the videos recorded on cell phones today are fairly short (usually 30 seconds to a minute) and the quality is not nearly as decent as a good digital camcorder, I believe this is changing. The CellFlix Festival is an opportunity for any student to share video taken from a cell phone (edited on any video editor). Eyespot is an online free video editor (think web2.0) where you can immediately and directly post video from your cell phone into the online video editor.

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

One of the most relevant tools (currently) for performance support. SMS and Voice can also be used for learning tools on mobile. While the development platforms and tools are easy-to-use, using such tools to design effective learning solutions is another matter altogether. Lack of tools to create engaging mobile learning content. Weaknesses. Due to lack of Flash.

Introducing a new Podcast: This Week in #mLearning [Episode 1: The new iPad and Mobile Learning]

mLearning Revolution

Each week Robert and I will discuss various trending topics and their impact on mobile learning, including the state of mobile in general, mobile devices, HTML5, Adobe Flash, Responsive Web Design, Rapid Development tools, especially as they begin making the shift from desktop to mobile, mobile apps, video, Education and more. I’m am extremely excited to introduce a brand new weekly Podcast entitled ‘This Week in Mobile Learning” with my friend and co-host Robert Gadd. Here are some sound bites of what you can expect in this first episode: Introductions.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

Cross platform development tools may try and resolve this issue but not quite. mLearning Authoring Tools : Most authoring tools actually struggle to provide real HTML5 compatibility if that’s what you are looking for. Several of them actually just embed non-interactive videos in HTML code. Apart from ‘static’ content like documents, videos, audio files etc.,

The Future of mLearning?

Mobile Learning Edge

The Mobile Learning Edge Home About Contents Resources Apps & Content Assessment Associations Authoring Tools Bibliography Blogs Collaboration Conferences Consultants Content Creation Games & Sims Hardware Information Sources Learning Management Mentoring Presentation Skills Researchers Services Social Media Videoconferencing Buy the Book The Future of mLearning? WordPress Admin

10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

mLearning Revolution

Eventually all the major Tech blogs rave about it and people say, this is amazing, who creates this technology, I want to know more and when they need a Rapid eLearning tool, guess who they are going to go to, that’s right, Articulate.com, the folks who make awesome software they say. Videos work on iPad and iPhone. You can find my videos here: [link]. So much for that.

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iBooks 2 – Introducing the future textbook?

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The Apple vision is by moving textbooks onto the iPad, they can be cheaper, more interactive, and ultimately more useful as educational reference tools. The iBook format has been enhanced, to allow embedded video, interactivities, quizzes etc. So – we are hugely enthusiastic about the new format, especially given the free authoring tools. Has Steve added to his legacy?

Learning Mobile App Review: NearPod [Podcast Interview]

mLearning Revolution

The Teacher uses a cloud service by login in to [link] in order to create presentations loaded with interactive features, such as quizzes, polls, videos, sketching tools and more. These trends in Education are bringing about major innovation from many companies that are committed to revolutionize learning for our younger generations. Send to Kindle.

Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about

mLearning Revolution

Here’s a short video:  [link]. They also have a mobile App called Fuse, that can allow you to record video on the go and then import it into Camtasia to supplement your projects. This is exactly the type of innovation we need these days from Tools vendors. If you haven’t seen it, take a few minutes to watch this video: Kudos to Microsoft and the Skype team!

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Learning On Tablets At Emirates Airlines

Upside Learning

Emirates is using tablets coupled with custom developed applications as performance support tools for crew-members. You can check out the video here –. "); There is a bit of marketing claptrap; and it may require the installation of Silverlight, but the idea of using tablets in-flight and its implementation is nice. Quite interesting to see an actual EPSS that works on a tablet.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

These conversion solutions have been divided based on the tools in which the original eLearning was created. Basic interactivities are generally well supported in HTML/can be easily developed using this authoring tool. Flash animations can be published as videos and imported in the HTML/Lectora framework. 1.Flash Course. For HTML output. For Native Apps. 2.Captivate Course.

Mobile Enables Informal Learning

Upside Learning

Part of that environment will be the culture of the organization and that’s not something any vendor, technology, or tool can do for you. The second column ‘Social’ is about leveraging social networks and tools to learn from each other. The supported learning asset formats are videos, product usage guides or manuals, checklists, podcasts, etc. Informal Learning.

TXT60.Easy video conversions for cell phones!

Cell Phones in Learning

This tool allows you to upload and convert any video, or any Youtube/TeacherTube video so that it can immediately be viewed on a cell phone. tried this with one of my favorite YouTube videos called A Vision of 21st Century Student, if you want to view and/or download the video on your mobile phone, you can do so by doing the following steps: 1) Login to your mobile web browser (YES! you do need mobile Internet). 2) Login to txt60.com 3) Type in the code: 899506 The video should immediately download to your cell phone for viewing! txt60

TXT60.Easy video conversions for cell phones!

Cell Phones in Learning

This tool allows you to upload and convert any video, or any Youtube/TeacherTube video so that it can immediately be viewed on a cell phone. tried this with one of my favorite YouTube videos called A Vision of 21st Century Student, if you want to view and/or download the video on your mobile phone, you can do so by doing the following steps: 1) Login to your mobile web browser (YES! you do need mobile Internet). 2) Login to txt60.com 3) Type in the code: 899506 The video should immediately download to your cell phone for viewing!

Persuasive Video on Cell Phones and Schools

Cell Phones in Learning

I created this video for my presentation at the MACUL conference tomorrow in Grand Rapids, MI. The goal is to give a perspective of educational history and technology, where common technology tools (such as a chalkboard or pen or even Internet) were once banned and labeled "harmful" as we are doing with cell phones. Update: Here is the Link to video on TeacherTube.Enjoy would love some feedback on it. Enjoy!

Persuasive Video on Cell Phones and Schools

Cell Phones in Learning

I created this video for my presentation at the MACUL conference tomorrow in Grand Rapids, MI. The goal is to give a perspective of educational history and technology, where common technology tools (such as a chalkboard or pen or even Internet) were once banned and labeled "harmful" as we are doing with cell phones. Update: Here is the Link to video on TeacherTube.Enjoy would love some feedback on it. Enjoy!

The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]

mLearning Revolution

In fact I think that most of the new features being promoted by Adobe have been there for a while in competing products like Articulate software, namely the ability to include YouTube videos in a course, as well as embedding a browser session on a slide. In my mind this is a big problem for a lot of tools today, well beyond Adobe Captivate. Fast Forward One Year Later. Conclusion.

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So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

Not surprisingly, there is a plethora of rapid authoring tools available today that do this. good starting point is our blog post – 5 Rapid Authoring Tools to Publish Courses For Your iPads – where we talk about some of the authoring tools that can be used to develop HTML5 courses for iPads. and later. Surprised? So what’s the fuss about HTML5? learning.

Very Impressed with the work TechSmith (i.e. Camtasia) is doing on iPad

mLearning Revolution

I a recent post, I shared 6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012 and one of those trends I listed was the need for rapid eLearning tools vendors to have a presence on mobile app stores. Since my focus is on vendors who develop eLearning tools, almost every day I’m going to the Apple App store on my iPad looking for apps from these companies. What do you think?

Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems

Upside Learning

Information Component - The information component of the PSS consists of the tools that the learners can use to access information in the form of procedures, regulations, company policies, specifications, images, graphics, videos and podcasts. You can also view this video which showcases the capabilities of Upside2Go – our mobile learning solution. Upside2Go: ?

Have You mEnabled Your eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

Watch this amazing video. Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS, Captivate Version 6, Articulate Storyline, Adobe Edge are some of the tools that promise ‘quick fix’ solutions to converting your existing eLearning for tablets. number of Rapid Authoring tools, like Adobe Captivate 5.5 What conversion tools will work best for you, in terms of output, time and money?

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