The Open Source Landscape

“If you have the right attitude, interesting problems will find you” — Eric S. Raymond, The Cathedral and the Bazaar Open efforts and open source are a big part of how the spec and adoption have made it to where we are today. Without the…

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First xAPI Enabled Conference in the World

Note: this is a guest blog from Jeroen Krouwels, the Business Development Director of PAT Learning Solutions. On June 20, The Netherlands had a world premiere: the very first xAPI enabled conference worldwide: The Learning Summit, organized by PAT Learning Solutions, creator of PulseWeb, the…

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Mobile learning…what’s the deal?

mLearnCon 2013 is happening right now, and we thought this would be a good time to write about some related topics: Mobile learning. M-learning. Native apps. Tablets. Smart phones. Offline e-learning. HTML 5. These are all terms that we’ve been hearing a lot about in…

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What Does Starting Mean for You?

There are many people in the learning community who have varying relationships with technology. Some love. Some hate. Some love to hate. The only thing that I can really do is lay out options for starting. It mostly depends on how comfortable you are making…

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The World Just Changed

The floodgates are open. It’s time to celebrate. The Experience API, version 1.0, is here today. It was almost three years ago when ADL asked the e-learning community to help them with research to create a new, simpler, more powerful e-learning standard. E-learning standards are…

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Experience API Being Used to Expand Markets

An example of Experience API being used to help a traditional business use eLearning to expand their market. When we were approached by Simpson Spence & Young (SSY), the world's largest independent shipbroking group, to create a learning tool to help them with their marketing,…

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Calling All xAPIners

So you've outfitted your organization with the Experience API, you've integrated an LRS into your world, and you're doing some cutting-edge e-learning stuff. Or maybe you have something interesting to do with xAPI on your roadmap. Whatever the case, we want to feature you in…

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Tracking Software Clicks with xAPI

Background I work for a software manufacturer who is looking for ways to certify our users.  Not just on written tests, but actual use of the software.  If we are going to certify the users we want to know they are following the correct process…

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When Data Flows to Teachers in Realtime

We rolled out of SXSWedu with new xAPI tools that I’m very excited about. We’ve joined forces with Metryx and ABCYa to build something new that unites disparate, but incredibly important, initiatives in a strikingly useful way. The Problem Space When students are using different…

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Come Find Us at Learning Solutions 2013, Booth 213

If you're planning to attend Learning Solutions 2013 in Orlando, FL next week (March 13th - 15th) and you're curious about how your organization can begin taking advantage of the Experience API today, we want to meet you! We've been involved in many of the…

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