Video Lessons

Clark Quinn

So, I’ve been creating a ‘deeper elearning’ course for one of the video course providers. But to do this, I had to do some serious learning about creating video. My mentor/colleague/friend showed me (by video chat) his elegant setup. design technology

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How to Learn Using Technology

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Learning with technology is different from learning with textbooks or learning with classroom instruction. Learning with technology, by contrast, is outcome based. It is defined in terms of skills or competencies, as how to achieve a certain outcome using technology as a tool.

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Technology, Marketing and Storytelling

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Digital technologies, - mobile, cloud, social, Internet of Things, big data and analytics, AI… - are transforming just about every aspect of business. In addition, technology is now amplifying the impact of storytelling on the customer experience.

The Top Ten Emerging Technologies of 2018

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For the past several years, the World Economic Forum (WEF) has published an annual list of the Top Ten Emerging Technologies that would be potentially disruptive over the next three to five years while also providing significant benefits to economies and societies.

Chasing Technology Good and Bad

Clark Quinn

The fact is, we’re chasing the wrong technologies. The problem with the technologies we’re chasing is that we’re chasing them from the wrong beginning. I see people chasing microlearning, adaptive learning, video, sims, and more as the answer.

Monday Videos, Technology Stewardship and Gina Schreck

Nancy White

Skype 10-Way Video Calling & Some Pink Duct Tape | Synapse3Di. The video speaks for itself – and community technology stewardship. Monday videos online interaction social media technology stewardship

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Designing For Emerging Technologies

Adaptive Path

Adaptive Path’s Scott Sullivan is a contributing author of Designing for Emerging Technologies published by O’Reilly Media and released today. Bonus video of Scott playing around with interactive prototypes: Hardware Controlled Augmented Reality!

Concept video: The Future of Work

Ross Dawson

However the static visual can be hard to interpret on its own, so we have now created a short video that delves into and narrates the framework. I hope you find the video useful, please feel free to share it or use it in your internal meetings.

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Designing For Emerging Technologies

Adaptive Path

Adaptive Path’s Scott Sullivan is a contributing author of Designing for Emerging Technologies published by O’Reilly Media and released today. Bonus video of Scott playing around with interactive prototypes: Hardware Controlled Augmented Reality!

7 defining themes for 2015 (with videos)

Ross Dawson

Here they are, together with illustrative videos. With recent technological advances, the age of robots is finally beginning, with humanoid robots finally entering the mainstream in work, retail, aged care, the home and even warfare. Technology is fashion.

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Why Don’t You Have an Internal YouTube Video Sharing Service?

Dan Pontefract

The average user spends 15 minutes each day viewing videos. Sure, much of the content on YouTube may be coming from traditional media (clips of TV shows or movies, music videos, commercials, etc.) We have passed the so-called tipping point of online video sharing and viewing.

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The wonders of technology

Euen Semple

It is all too easy to get caught up in the anti technology band waggon and forget what unbelievably clever devices they are - and how lucky we are to have them. I was able to video FaceTime my mum while I was sunbathing floating in the bay on the kayak. During our visit to Torquay at the weekend Apple maps guided us on our route down, avoided traffic build ups, and was, as is often the case, within five minutes of its predicted journey time over a nearly three hour journey.

Timeline of Emerging Science and Technology: A visual framework

Ross Dawson

Here is the Timeline of Emerging Science and Technology, created by Richard’s What’s Next in collaboration with Imperial College Tech Foresight. Here is a small selection of the emerging technologies mentioned in the visual: Vibration energy harvesting.

Technology Integration in K-12

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I was asked, I''m curious as to what you think the three most important things for new teachers to know about technology integration in k-12? The exact technology doesn''t matter much, and has evolved over the years, from the days of email mailing lists, to community bulletin boards, to social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook. You''ll note that I haven''t included any presentation tools, like online video, or talked about having the whole class use blogs or Facebook.

Video lessons

Jay Cross

Irving Wladawsky-Berger summarizes: Over the past couple of centuries years, we have had a technology revolution every 40 - 60 years, starting with the Industrial Revolution in 1771. Early this year I decided to learn how to create effective video.

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Top 20 viral videos

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Walk the Net Alternatives for Dimdim Top 20 viral videos On January 8, 2011, in Uncategorized , YouTube , by Jane Hart I was alerted to a list of top viral videos by a recent article in the Guardian. The Viral Video Chart is based on a count of the embedded videos and links on approximately two million blogs, as well as Facebook and Twitter.

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Berlin Learning Video Fest

Jay Cross

This December, we’re hosting a Learning Video Festival. The web is chock full of delightful, generally free video resources. What online video resources have you discovered? Please limit your suggestions to videos that are free and readily available on the web.

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Blockchain - Once Again, the Technological Genie Has Been Unleashed from its Bottle

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Over the years, the Internet has faced a number of serious challenges, including running out of IP addresses , and lacking the necessary bandwidth to handle the growing requirements for streaming high-quality video.

Better Education Through Technology

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

me) on seeing a sight like this is to suggest that everybody would be better off with a little more investment in technology. But they could instead higher fewer people, pay them more, and use technology to make up the difference. But third, and perhaps most critically, you don't actually get any improvements in output using the technological solution. It is in this context we need to read an article like Kentaro Toyama's Can Technology End Poverty? of film or video.

Google’s Video Format War

Adaptive Path

The Chromium team at Google announced yesterday that it will be dropping support for the popular H.264 video codec in it’s desktop web browser Chrome in favor of an open-source codec it’s developing called WebM. Chromium Product Manager, Mike Jazayeri: Though H.264 plays an important role in video, as our goal is to enable open innovation, support for the codec will be removed and our resources directed towards completely open codec technologies.

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Education Technology Strategies - Day Two

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So the Achieving Excellents has four major objectives: - achieving excellence - ensuring equity - promoting well-being - competence We''ve also been partnering with the Council of Directors of Educations (CODE - ''superintendants'') - this boosts what we know about technology and enabling innovations. We also find these technologies are giving students with special needs a new voice, and to connect with their teachers and classmates. So, we see this huge growth in technology.

Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

lessons scripted around 1:1 laptop); IT issues - we were a Windows network, with everything on our own domain - we needed to open eg printing etc O - consumer technology far more accessible in 2012 esp. dates to classical Greece How does technology change this? - Most classrooms still dominated by teachers teaching answers and students remembering them We can change the technology but if we haven''t changed the goal we really haven''t accomplished anything.

How technology is enabling the humanity of organizations

Trends in the Living Networks

After my recent opening keynote at the SAP Australia User Group Summit on Leadership in Enterprise Technology , I did a video interview for Inside SAP magazine, shown below. I have written before about how competitive differentiation occurs at the intersection of technology and culture.

Should Employees Be Incented to Use Social Technologies?

Dan Pontefract

Social collaboration technologies such as internal instances of blogging, micro-blogging, video sharing, discussion forums, idea sharing, wikis, and so on are all key aspects of being collaborative.

Video: Why professional services leaders need to think about the future

Ross Dawson

Leading up to the Client and Firms of the Future: How to Compete conference in Sydney on March 11 (which I discussed in a previous blog post ), my co-organiser George Beaton and I have recorded a brief video to set the scene.

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[VIDEO] The world’s first full motion-graphics presentation

Trends in the Living Networks

I have long used highly visual presentations to accompany my keynotes, often including numerous videos without sound as well an array of full screen images. Below is a video of the keynote’s visual presentation. Crowdsourcing design Keynote speaker Technology trends

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How the next generation of display technologies will transform mobile computing

Ross Dawson

This morning I was interviewed on the Morning Show about next generation technologies including holograms on smartphones, machine to machine (M2M) communication, neuro-hacking and brain implants. Click on the image to see a video of the segment. Mobile Technology trends Uncategorized

5 uncertainties that will shape the future of wearable technology

Ross Dawson

The rise of wearables is one of the biggest emerging trends in consumer technology. Over the last decade our primary interfaces with connected technology have shifted from fixed computers to devices that we can carry in our pockets or bags. While it is always hard to predict consumer response to new technologies, it is safe to say that any early adopters will take to the next generation of devices with alacrity. Health Mobile Technology trends Uncategorized

How will TV and digital video converge and who will take the bulk of the value?

Ross Dawson

Digital video has exploded over the last 8 years however that has, in the main, being a complement to TV, with TV viewing eroding surprisingly slowly compared to earlier forecasts. The post How will TV and digital video converge and who will take the bulk of the value?

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Web Video Conferencing

Clark Quinn

Two of my start-up clients have recently discussed adding video conferencing to their web offering. and now they want to explore providing video chat between the parties. An equivalent example (drawing from my eHarmony days) would be providing video chat in a dating site. On the flip side, I would want the system to "call" the person to see if they are available to receive the video chat and/or show them as "not available" if they can't receive a video chat at that time.

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How technology is transforming events

Trends in the Living Networks

One of my speaking bureau just asked me to provide them with a few quick ideas on how technology is changing events, as one of their key clients is having an internal meeting to discuss their future use of technology in events. Sophisticated participant technologies such as SpotMe with features such as people radar, meeting recommendations, consensus maps etc. Share photos, videos, and audio of the event, create collages and mashups.

How Effective are Video-Based Training Courses?


Traditionally, employers have delivered training in-person, but today’s organizational leaders are wising up to the fact that, like it or not, technology plays a huge role in training. As time marches on, technology will likely be solely relied upon to meet training needs. One is video.

[VIDEO] In 1987 Apple predicted it would launch Siri in 2011

Trends in the Living Networks

This video created by Apple in 1987 shows how a ‘Knowledge Navigator’ would work, depicting a university professor interacting with a tablet computer through voice. There may have been a bit of over-reach in predicting where this technology would take us. Technology trends

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UX Week 2011 Videos Are Here

Adaptive Path

This year's main stage sessions were a fantastic mix of real-world design successes (and failures), learning lessons from established brands and emerging startups, interesting perspectives on technology, culture and human behavior and inspiring stories from within and outside of the field of experience design. We're happy to share these videos with you and hope you find the talks engaging, informative and inspiring.

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The cutting edge of brain science technologies

Mind Hacks

National Geographic has an excellent article that gives a tour of some of the latest technologies of neuroscience that are likely to be leading the way in understanding the brain over the next decade.

Prediction: Video-conferencing will help drive increased business travel

Trends in the Living Networks

My keynote focused on the major economic, technological, and social shifts under way and how they impact business travel and how it is managed in organizations. Clearly a particularly pointed issue in the world of business travel today is the rise of video-conferencing, which many companies in recent years have latched onto as a substitute for travel, largely for cost-saving. As I wrote, one of the critical aspects for immersive video communication is a feeling of eye contact.

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2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Video conferencing. Informal Non-formal video. Informal Guerilla video (Flip cams). Social Blogs (written/ video). Internet Time Alliance spent a couple of days last week putting the 2.0 into a tedious proposal for a large, forward-facing multinational corporation. Among our recommendations were: Informal Live webcasts. Informal Recorded webinars. Informal Workshops.

The day video games ate my school child

Mind Hacks

Due to evidence reviewed by neuroscientist Kathryn Mills in a recent paper ( pdf ) we know that we’ve really got no reason to worry about technology having an adverse effects on kids’ brains. Link to locked study on the effects of video games.

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Today show: Social media and technology trends for 2012

Trends in the Living Networks

Yesterday I appeared on the Australia national breakfast program Today , talking about what we can expect in social media and technology in 2012. You can see the clip below, or on the Today Show Video page , under the title Social Trends for 2012.

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The future of events: technology to make presentations interactive and social

Ross Dawson

Technology eenables us to re-conceive what a presentation is and can be. in 2009 quoted me extensively on the future of events (the original story has been taken down but the quotes are still available online here ): “In a world of instant access to information and videos of the world’s best speakers, it makes no sense to sit in a darkened room and watch a series of talking heads all day,” says Mr Dawson. Some events today have innovative formats and strong audience participation.

Sunrise: The technologies that will change our lives

Trends in the Living Networks

Yesterday morning I appeared on the Sunrise national breakfast program together with science broadcaster Dr Karl Kruszelnicki , being interviewed about the big ideas and new technologies that will change our lives. The video clip is below. Digital cash – the ancient, clunky cash in our wallets may be finally ready to be supplanted by payment by mobile phones and other technologies. Future of retail Technology trends

Will fashion lead the next wave of technology? 8 insights into the future of fashion

Ross Dawson

Will the next big technology company come out of the fashion world? Perhaps the next technology giant will come from the fashion space. Technology will no longer be about devices but will dissolve into our environment, probably into our clothes more than anywhere.

Beyond paddling: children and technology

Mind Hacks

One of the most sensible articles yet published on children, technology and the brain has just appeared in the scientific journal Neuron. It’s titled “Children, Wired: For Better and for Worse&# and has been made open-access so you can read it in full online.