The updated C4LPT Directory of Learning & Performance Tools & Services
DECEMBER 7, 2015
The Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies (C4LPT) Directory of Learning & Performance Tools has been completely updated and revised, and each tool now has its own entry. It also includes new Like buttons for you to rate the tools and platforms listed. It has also been expanded to include a Services category – for both […]. Social learning
Learning Tools Directory 2011
FEBRUARY 7, 2011
I’ve just spent the last few days overhauling the Learning Tools Directory. So I’ve just rebuilt this year’s Directory – which still lists well over 2,00o tools. Over the last year there has been quite a lot of change one way or another in terms of tools.
Free online courses directory
APRIL 27, 2009
Here’s a list of free college courses available online , much of it open courseware. It’s a loooong list, I’m happy to say. Here’s a related post.
Informal Learning Blog » Stanford Blog Directory
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
OCTOBER 20, 2007
1,000+ Learning & Performance Tools
JUNE 5, 2016
Here are the links to the pages in my Directory of Learning & Performance Tools , which lists over 1,000 tools in 4 main categories as shown below. Looking for some new ideas for tools to support your work? Want to add or amend a tool’s details? You can do so here. What are your favourite tools for learning? Voting is now open in this year’s Top Tools for Learning survey. Please share your own. INSTRUCTIONAL TOOLS. E-Learning Authoring Tools.
Alternatives for Dimdim
JANUARY 9, 2011
In the list of Live tools in my Directory of Learning tools you can find nearly 120 tools for web, audio and video conferencing, screen sharing as well as accessing/ building virtual worlds. I hope this might give you some ideas – and if you know of any tools that are not already on the list, please add the details in the comments below the list on the Directory page itself, and I will add them in.
SimplyBox – the future of organizational collaboration?
FEBRUARY 10, 2011
When I was updating the Directory of Learning Tools for 2011, I reviewed each and everyone of the 2,000+ tools in the list. But there was one tool that jumped out at me as being importantly different: SimplyBox - described as “the only decentralized and contextual enterprise communication solution. There are a number of [.]. Tools
A new framework for supporting learning and performance in the social workplace
MARCH 20, 2012
The C4LPT Directory lists over 2,000 tools for learning and performance: . directory-of-learning-performance-tools/. Here is an updated version (V3) of the WSD Framework with more charts and descriptions, and now available as a PDF to download under a Creative Commons Licence.
gRSShopper Setup Log
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
I created a secret data directory and placed a file in it called multisite.txt This file contains the database information for the website. to set the database values, or define the multisite.txt script location at the head of grsshopper.pl (or it defaults to /cgi-bin/data/multisite.txt ) (Note for later use - the capcha table is also located in the data directory) 11. Changed the value of Data Directory to the location of my secret data file.
DECEMBER 17, 2013
An interesting other cut is that you can do something contextual for any or all of these areas as well: you could provide a contextually relevant or local directory of mentors for formal social or collaborators for performance support.
How to rescue radio
NOVEMBER 30, 2013
What used to be called Radio (iTunes’ collection of webcasting radio stations), which had already been pushed down one directory level to “Music,” is now available only under a new button called “Internet.” Radio used to be wireless audio on a broadcast band. That’s still the short version of every dictionary definition. But now radio is streamed audio.
Open Source eLearning Tools
OCTOBER 13, 2010
Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile. In addition, she indicates if they are free or cost money – which is not quite the same thing as open source.
Modernizing Hospital Experiences with KUIs
JULY 19, 2011
Interactions such as patient check-in, directory information, patient location, and describing symptoms at an urgent care need a more modern approach. Touch screen installations are by no means new. We have been using them in airports and ATMs for years now.
JZ on the FB “leak” of 100M names
JULY 29, 2010
Jonathan Zittrain [twitter: zittrain ] explains the Facebook directory “leak, which turns out not to be a leak at all
There is No Spoon: The Construct of Channels
JANUARY 4, 2013
I was interviewing a particular executive about their "mobile strategy," and when he was discussing what he was imagining they would be supporting, he discussed capabilities that could only be supported by a native application (harnessing sensors and accessing local directories).
Questions from and for the Digital Public Library of America workshop
MARCH 2, 2011
Fortunately, most are not intractable, but all are difficult to resolve and, some, to implement: Should the DPLA aggregate content or be a directory? But maybe it should be more of a directory. But being a directory is not as glamorous or useful. I got to attend the Digital Public Library of America ‘s first workshop yesterday. It was an amazing experience that left me with the best kind of headache: Too much to think about! Too many possibilities for goodness!
CCLD KSEN Workshop follow-up
FEBRUARY 3, 2011
Jane Hart’s Directory of Learning Tools 2011 (13 categories). Tweet We discussed social learning in the enterprise today with an interesting case study on social learning (without technology) by PwC. At the end of the day everyone was asked what pressing issue they would like to discuss for tomorrow. The questions were grouped into five areas, and I’ve added some resources for each: PKM. Article on PKM and working smarter through networked learning.
Jake McAuley and an insanely large compendium of 2.0 sites
OCTOBER 13, 2008
If that's not 2.0-ish for you, check out the directory which Go2Web20 created and posted via Scribd. WEB2~Directory~V2 - Upload a Document to ScribdHoly Social Media Batman! So you say you want some 2.0? Wel, Go2Web20 is just this mind-bendingly large collection of 2.0 sites. Incredible work.
Measuring the Impact of Your Nonprofit Program
MARCH 2, 2015
Check out B Lab’s directory and choose someone with a solid background and who understands your industry/sector, geographic focus, and target population. A few months ago, I facilitated a mini-innovation lab on measuring impact for grantees of the Google Nonprofit program at the Impact Hub.
Live Skype on Radio #ds106
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JANUARY 29, 2011
Alternatively, when you get to this point, just download the.dll directly from here and save it to your Audacity directory. It will save the required.dll files to the Winamp directory.
Content as Icebergs
SEPTEMBER 12, 2015
It presumed a directory structure, inherited from Unix (e.g. (Cross posted from this at Facebook). In Snow on the Water I wrote about the ‘low threshold of death” for what media folks call “content” — which always seemed to me like another word for packing material. But its common parlance now. For example, a couple days ago I heard a guy on WEEI, my fave sports station in Boston, yell “Coming up! Twenty-five straight minutes of content!”
Inputs for an Article
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MARCH 12, 2013
But there is not yet a single directory that taps into the rich range of free an open learning opportunities on the web Brief quotable answers to a request for input to a forthcoming article on open online learning. Do you want to reduce the 'lurkers' as used in an article on your website for any reason? Which is to say, how can the courses be designed to minimise the drop-outs if at all There's no reason to reduce the number of lurkers.
A Review of SAP Jam
OCTOBER 21, 2013
JULY 18, 2013
When we have an information need, we might need directories to people with various expertise (associated with Communities of Practice, presumably). A number of years ago, I discussed a valued model that talks about how we solve problems in the world.
Working Smarter: Most popular posts of 2011
DECEMBER 17, 2011
Learning Tools Directory 2011 , February 7, 2011. Best of Working Smarter Daily. January 1, 2011 to December 17, 2011.
Internet Time Blog » reQall
MARCH 22, 2008
MARCH 7, 2011
However, it is a starting point for thinking about when you might want to provide access to a social resource, whether a directory of appropriate people, or consider providing communication tools.
OCTOBER 5, 2015
eLearning Startup Opportunities
FEBRUARY 14, 2011
As the number of options grow, the need for directories grows. I'm going to be moderating a CalTech MIT Enterprise Forum that looks at Entrepreneurial Opportunities in eLearning - basically where do we mutually see a good opportunity to create a successful eLearning Startup.
Five years of editing Wikipedia
AUGUST 12, 2011
I and others argued that the lack of mention in the main directories and references mean that she isn't. At 1401 on the 12th August back in 2006 I made my first edit to the Wikipedia, all to the knowledge management article.
No reputation measures is the critical flaw in the JOBS crowdfunding bill
APRIL 8, 2012
Rafe Needleman did a nice analysis JOBS Act: 5 things to look forward to (and 5 to dread) in which he notes: Directories and “portals” of crowdfunding opportunities will be severely limited as to the information they can display to users, since they’ll be forbidden from making recommendations on investments. The JOBS crowdfunding Act is a great step forward, but the potential of the entire scheme is undermined by the lack of reputation measures.
Flickr to Pro customers: no change
MAY 20, 2013
For example, I use four different Flickr accounts, each with its own photo directory: Doc Searls. Flickr has updated its service. For me, this appears in the form of index page copy that begins, Dear Doc, as a Pro member continue to enjoy the benefits of unlimited space, an ad free experience and stats. For non-paying users, there is this, from the index page as it appears on a browser that doesn’t know I’m a Pro member: Smile. Everyone gets a free terabyte. Biggr.
7 critical aspects of Tibbr’s big step forward for enterprise social software
FEBRUARY 9, 2011
The use of LDAP to access existing internal directories means that people do not need to populate profile pages, overcoming the hurdle that many corporate social networks have stumbled over. Earlier this week I gave the opening keynote at the Sydney launch of Tibbr , the new social enterprise offering from TIBCO. I hope to have the video of my presentation up before long.
LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers
JULY 6, 2009
Directory of Social Networks for Learning Professionals – Includes learning networks that are outside LinkedIn as well. I do a lot of presentations where one of the topics is how to use LinkedIn more effectively as part of your knowledge work. In most cases, I will ask for a show of hands: How many of you have a LinkedIn Account? Generally 50-70%. How many of you actively use LinkedIn? Generally down to 10%. How many of you get really high value from LinkedIn? -
Posting to WordPress without WordPress
AUGUST 4, 2015
Earth to Mozilla: Come back home
APRIL 12, 2014
The other was something called “directory tiles” that will appear on Firefox’s start page.
Bring on The Live Web
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
The Web does have a rudimentary directory with the Domain Name Service (DNS), but beyond that, everything to the right of the first single slash is a big “whatever”. Lately podcasting (with OPML-organized directories) has come into the mix as well.
SEPTEMBER 20, 2008
Yammer also serves as a company directory in which every employee has a profile and as a knowledge base where past conversations can be easily accessed and referenced. If you’re assembling a far-flung collaborative team or bringing together a community of practice, here’s a way to help people stay connected. Yammer is like a private Twitter. Instead of Twitter’s question, “What are you doing? , Yammer asks “What are you working on?.
Your Twitter security is an egg, not an onion
JANUARY 12, 2011
Maybe your PC has encrypted files or directories you cant access without every single time having to enter your 64-bit 72 character long illegible and secret password Highly likely, none of that applies to you. Business or Pleasure? -
JULY 9, 2013
It might be asking a SME via an expertise directory. I’m convincing myself that as performance consultants assisting our organizations moving forward, we need to start thinking differently. And as an extreme version of this, let me start by saying we need to start thinking ‘social’ first. When we’re facing a performance problem in the organization, our first resort should be to ask: “would a social solution solve this”? Let me explain.