Flash For Mobile Is Dead

Upside Learning

To further reinforce that thought, Adobe announced just yesterday that it has ceased development on the Flash mobile browser plug-in. Meaning there will be no updates to those plug-ins and future versions of Android and Blackberry Playbooks may not be able to render Flash content.

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Why Move eLearning from Flash to HTML5?

Upside Learning

In 2009, Steve Jobs famously declared Flash to be buggy and resource hungry and the whole world moved to HTML5. He did elaborate his thoughts in this article where he said “new open standards created in the mobile era, such as HTML5, will win on mobile devices (and on PCs too)” In that last bit […]. Mobile Learning

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Is it time to Abandon Adobe Flash in eLearning Design? [Chime in]

mLearning Revolution

This morning while reading the latest news, I came across a CNET news article, entitled “Flash quietly re-emerges on Amazon’s Kindle Fire.” ” “One we heard often from customers was that they wanted to view Flash content,” he said.

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This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad

Upside Learning

About a month back I blogged about Smokescreen which allows advertisers to run simple Flash movies on iPad/iPhone using HTML5/JavaScript. Today while checking my twitter feed I discovered Frash which runs Flash content on iPad/iPhone in a Safari browser.

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Flash Player On Devices – Going Mobile Just Got Easier

mLearning is Good

One of the best signs for those who make learning content is the Flash Player finally coming to mobile devices in large numbers. Some of you may be familiar with the trials Adobe has had in bringing the Flash player to the mobile area. It has actually been in use, in the form of Flash Lite for several years now. But now Adobe has adapted the Flash player to run higher end content on new devices. so it’s able to provide of all the modern Flash capabilities.

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The why and how of moving eLearning from Flash to HTML5 (eBook)

Upside Learning

Much has been said, spoken and written about ‘Why Move eLearning from Flash to HTML5? Flash’s incompatibility with some mobile devices and HTML5’s easy adaptability for multi-device learning have acted as a catalyst to this shift. But ‘how can Flash-based eLearning be converted to HTML5?’ Mobile Learning Flash To HTML5 Flash to HTML5 Conversion Moving eLearning from Flash to HTML5 Moving from Flash to HTML5

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Flash on my iPhone? It’s showdown time!

moblearn

For several years Adobe has been promoting Flash as a great technology for mobile devices (and it is). Tags: iPhone ipod touch Flash applications android Windows Mobile For several years Apple have been making amazing mobile devices (and they are). …

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Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning

mLearning Revolution

There’s no other Industry in the world that was more affected by Apple refusing to embrace Adobe Flash in their iOS devices like the eLearning Industry. I don’t have the exact numbers but I would venture to say that more than 98% of all eLearning was/is based on Adobe Flash (i.e. Can we make a successful transition from eLearning to mLearning without Adobe Flash?

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Talking Mobile Learning, Gadgets, Tablets, Flash and More [Video Interview]

mLearning Revolution

Last week Robert Kennedy III, President of RKCS Learning Solutions, invited me to do a video interview over Skype and we talked about all my favorite topics, including eLearning, Mobile Learning, Flash Player 10.2

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Adobe’s Mobile Packager: Flash on your mobile

mLearning is Good

Those of you who know me know that I’ve been excited about Flash for mobile devices for a long time. Ever since the first announcements of Flash Lite in 2005/2006, I’ve been studying and working on ways to port the most ubiquitous rich web technology to the mobile space. But there have always been some real limitations to using Flash for mobiles. First, Flash is only available as a player on two platforms, Windows Mobile and Symbian (Nokia and Sony Ericsson).

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mLearning-World.com: Mobile Learning with Flash Lite 2 and Adobe Captivate

mLearning World

► 02/15 - 02/22 (2) How to Create a Flash Lite RSS Reader- Part 1 **Announcement** New Mobile Learning Content Commu.

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Check Out Adobe Captivate eLearning Content on the Motorola Xoom Tablet via the Flash Player 10.2 [VIDEO]

mLearning Revolution

On Friday, Adobe released Flash Player 10.2 The timing of this release couldn’t have been more perfect, as I was able to install Flash Player 10.2 This is a direct result of the consistency the Flash Players gives us across desktop computers and now Tablets.

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How to Create a Flash Lite RSS Reader- Part 1

mLearning World

With Flash Lite, you can create a customized RSS reader that will work with many mobile devices. Important Note: As you may know, Flash Lite does not parse XML directly. The first thing we’ll need to do is parse the XML feed and change it as to be loaded by Flash Lite. At this point you are interested in parsing each node and selecting the content of and to be returned to the Flash Lite 1.1 Flash Lite 1.1 Flash Lite 1.1 Flash Lite 1.1

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iPods in Education Part 11: Digital Flash Cards

The Mobile Learner

This blog post is in response to all the digital flash card websites that I’ve been coming across lately that are offering teachers digital flash cards for iPod for a fee. Obviously, the concept of using flash cards is not new.

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Adobe announces end of development for Flash on mobile devices #Slide2learn #ADEdu

uLearning Blog

Adobe announces end of development for Flash on mobile devices. Great comments here from John Gruber as usual: [link]. Posted via email from Jonathan Nalder. uLearning

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¿Por qué el hecho de que el iPad y el iPhone no soportan Adobe Flash es un gran incentivo para el mLearning?

mLearning Revolution

No hubo otra industria en el mundo que resultara más afectada por la decisión de Apple de no adoptar Adobe Flash en sus dispositivos iOS como la industria del eLearning. Podemos hacer una transición exitosa del eLearning al aprendizaje móvil sin Flash?

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Apple Loosens Development Restrictions on AppTech Developers Using Adobe Flash Tools

mLearning World

HOUSTON, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- AppTech Corp. Pink Sheets: APCX) www.apptechglobal.com reported today that Apple's recently announced policy of loosening restrictions on use of outside development tools should substantially assist AppTech in the execution of its plan to translate and port over iPhone apps to other operating systems, such as Google Android. Eric Ottens, CEO of AppTech Corp.

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Thomas Edison State College makes use of USB flash drives and HotLava

mLearning Blog

Mycentraljersey.com delivers a good article on Matthew Cooper (27) who started developing FlashTrack courses on USB flash drives which enable users to access 15 courses on their laptops (or PCs) without any type of internet access. TRENTON, N.J., USA Thomas Edison State College is one of the pioneers in online education.

Designing for the Blackberry Playbook

Mobile Learning Edge

In the meantime, if you want to develop for RIM’s tablet, you need to do it with Adobe tools such as AIR and Flash. Tablets Adobe Design Flash Playbook RIM

Kevin Hoyt: Going Mobile with Adobe

Float Mobile Learning

Dreamweaver Flash Builder symposiumFloat Learning and Bradley University’s Department of Interactive Media in the Slane College of Communications and Fine Arts teamed up to provide a one-day event focused on mobile on Friday, [.]. Conferences Float Symposium Mobile Development Adobe Creative Suite 5.5

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Adobe Unveils Updated Tools for Developers

Float Mobile Learning

Mobile Technology Adobe MAX CSS regions CSS shaders development Flash Player 11 jQuery Mobile phonegap StarlingIt’s hard to argue with the developments Adobe presented at Tuesday’s keynote address, the second in as many days at the Adobe MAX conference in Los Angeles. The theme around [.].

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2 Events that Could Help Push Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

These new developments along with the deployment of Flash 10 on many devices throughout this year is really starting to make the mobile device a compelling place for learning content development. Tags: Mobile Learning m-Learning mobile landscape mobile learning market mobile technology mobile user experience us mobile learning Android Blackberry Flash Google iPhone RIM Safari Windows Mobile In recent days a couple of technical events of note have given hope for mobile learning.

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M-Learning With Adobe Captivate and Flash Lite 2 | Mobile Learning

mLearning

Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact M-Learning With Adobe Captivate and Flash Lite 2 21 08 2006 M-learning is starting to really take off, with more and more attention from developers, platform and application providers, and the mainstream press. Flash Lite 2 is a version of Adobe Flash for delivering animated and interactive applications to mobile devices.

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mLearning-World.com: Break Out of the Box - From Breakthrough eLearning

mLearning World

► 02/15 - 02/22 (2) How to Create a Flash Lite RSS Reader- Part 1 **Announcement** New Mobile Learning Content Commu.

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mLearning-World.com: Mobile Learning Sign Language

mLearning World

Robert Hall of Talisman Interactive created it for the PDA a while back is now available in a Flash Lite version. Macromedia is offering free Flash Lite seminars. ► 02/15 - 02/22 (2) How to Create a Flash Lite RSS Reader- Part 1 **Announcement** New Mobile Learning Content Commu.

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iPod touch - does it have a future for learning?

moblearn

We love our iPod Touch. We love that it challenges assumptions on user interface, and takes a few steps towards the hallowed ideal of ubiquitous computing where the interface becomes intuitive (and invisible).

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

mLearning Revolution

Flash-based eLearning. Remember when our learners relied on Flash to consume the Flash-based eLearning we created for their desktop computers? Today Flash is pretty much a thing of the past.

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Why Tablets Are A Game Changer

Upside Learning

Over the last couple of years, we’ve witnessed a sharp decline in the proportion of Flash-based eLearning that we create for our clients and partners. In the last 6 months, Flash-based courses have been [.]. And with a team of over 100 dedicated to custom eLearning development, we sure do quite a bit of eLearning development. Mobile Learning eLearning On Tablets Tablet Learning

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How to Leverage Interactive Learning Tools for Engaging Training Experiences

Kitaboo

5 reasons to shift from Flash to HTML5 for Mobile Learning. This blog talks about leverageinh Interactive Learning Software for engaging training experiences. The importance of interactive training experience as an essential learning tool for employees cannot be emphasized enough.

Online Training Solutions and the Art of Enterprise Training Delivery

Kitaboo

However, with the impending phasing out of Flash, companies have now begun to transform their eLearning courses to the popular HTML5 format, an open source web format. More on How to Convert your Content from Flash to HTML5.

Corporate Training & Development Trends to Watch Out for in 2020

Kitaboo

HTML5 Replaces Flash. The end of Flash had been announced quite some time back, so this must not come as a surprise. Since Adobe decided to put an end to Flash, HTML5 has taken over its place. Flash could not meet the mobile demands of modern businesses, whereas HTML5 could provide both mobile and desktop users with the same interactive experience. In 2020, since Flash has already been ousted, HTML5 will be more in demand to create interactive training modules.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

Flash animations can be published as videos and imported in the HTML/Lectora framework. This method allows the previously developed Flash animations to be reutilized, leading to sizeable cost-savings.

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

A multimedia authoring tool that goes beyond Flash and builds applications based on HTML5, Javascript, jQuery and CSS3 and works well on iOS and Android devices, and the latest HTML5-compatible browsers. Flash CS6 Toolkit for CreateJS. code into HTML (though no Flash games yet).

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Benefits of a Digital Library for Associations and Non-Profit Organizations

Kitaboo

A digital library , also commonly called an electronic library, is a vast repository of documents and files in categorized digital form, available over the web or on hardware storage devices like memory disks, flash drives, etc.

Have You mEnabled Your eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

For most organisations, adopting mobile learning raises the BIG question of “What do we do with our existing content (probably developed in Flash which doesn’t run on the iPad)?

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4 Ways Technology Improves Teaching for the Next Generation

Kitaboo

So, no more carrying around flash drives, hard disks, CDs, or other storage devices. The effects of technology have been felt across the board. In education , students have benefited from using computers, smart devices, and tablets. Modern technologies, when implemented in the classroom to complement traditional teaching methods, can help professors teach better, and students retain the knowledge they gather. In the coming years, expect to see more cases of technology improving education.

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

mLearning Revolution

If learners will view content on a device that doesn’t support Flash , use the following options to make your course viewable in HTML5 , the Articulate Mobile Player app , or both. OMD research: viewers switch devices regularly while the TV is on (Image credit: Nathan Daniels).

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

mLearning Revolution

Incidentally, if your existing learning is Flash-based and your learners try to access it on mobile devices, this is what they are seeing: Convert, Shrink and Retrofit your existing desktop e-Learning for mobile devices.

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Thomas Edison College Courses Proposal

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It seems that Thomas Edison College is lobbying members of Congress for funding to put their entire catalog of over 250 courses on flash drives, mainly for the military who are overseas with no Internet connectivity.

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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. Adobe Flash and Mobile devices.

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

mLearning Revolution

I really like the idea that Adobe built Prime from the ground up using new technologies such as HTML5 and not Flash. What a difference three short years make in technology.

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The New Adobe Creative Suite (CS6) is a Sign of the Mobile Times

mLearning Revolution

It is also worth pointing out that this launch in some way marks the reinvention of Adobe as a company after the whole Apple vs. Adobe Flash debacle. First, I would like to congratulate my former Adobe colleagues, who worked on the new Creative Suite 6 apps.

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mLearning is Bigger than Mobile Devices. The “m” is for Multiscreen.

mLearning Revolution

In a previous post entitled The “m” in mLearning means More , I made a case for why I believe mobile learning has vastly more potential than eLearning, in no small part because of all the sensor superpowers built into mobile devices.