Podcasts on Flash

[](http://www.amazon.com/dp/0789737027?ie=UTF8&tag=mrchompersnet-20) With my 3G iPod nano, I’ve run the course on getting my learn on as far as adjusting my fantasy football team or catching up on political satire. This weekend I was getting jiggy with ActionScript 3 and actively sought out what podcasts might be available, video or otherwise, on the subject. I didn’t […]

OpenDocument Format + Flash = Open Content Templates?

A thought just occurred to me, and I hope it spurs some discussion from the Flash coders that are among us. So OpenDocument Format is an approved ISO standard for Office-type documents, including spreadsheets. In fact, ISO is in the process of moving the standard forward to version 1.2, where it’s expected that tables will […]

Leopard: The Agony of the Update

I could just punt my Macbook Pro right about now. It’s a good thing I did a full backup last week of my drive using SuperDuper. If you’re thinking about upgrading your Mac to Leopard, here are some words of advice: Most of you are probably okay with doing just an upgrade, in which case […]

The Passing of a Good Friend

Folks, I generally try to keep this blog free of my more personal opinions, but a friend to the E-Learning community has passed, and it’s truly important that we take a pause to remember him. Claude Ostyn was a pioneer with Phillip Dodds and a few others on developing the original specification for SCORM. His […]

Clean Pop-ups out of Articulate Presenter

Ever need to launch several files out of one slide as a pop-up window in Articulate Presenter? I have that need and so do a few of the Instructional Designers I work with. So after some research and review, I’ve modified the player.html file in C:\Program Files\Articulate\Presenter\players 5.0\core and I can now publish content with […]