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ShowMe - The Online Learning Community. iPad Screencasting: Educreations and Explain Everything. [This is a guest post by Lissa Pompos and Kevin Yee. Lissa is an undergraduate English Literature student and Research Assistant for the Karen L. Smith Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning at the University of Central Florida. Kevin is an Assistant Director at the UCF Faculty Center.

Follow Kevin on Twitter. --@jbj] Nearly two years after its initial release, the iPad has become a technological staple in the world of higher education. One academic task the iPad lends itself towards is screencasting. Many of the PC/Mac screencasting tools available—including software such as iShowU, SnapzPro X, ScreenFlow—require purchase (usually $20-$99), while the “free” options—including Jing and Screenr—restrict users with time limits and less-comprehensive editing tools. Educreations Educreations is a “personal recordable whiteboard” for the iPad that captures both the user’s voice and digital handwriting for the creation of video lessons or “screencasts.” Explain Everything Conclusion. Wink - [Homepage]

Here is a sample Flash tutorial created by Wink.

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Click the green arrow button to start viewing it. --------> This is a good example of how you can create tutorials in Wink, by capturing screenshots, mouse movements and specifying your own explanations with them. And all this in a standard Windows-based UI with drag-and-drop editing makes it very easy to create high quality tutorials/documentation. It is estimated that Macromedia Flash Player is installed in more than 90% of the PCs. Do you develop mobile apps or want to create tutorials about using mobile apps and websites? A new version of Wink is under development, to easily create tutorials about mobile apps and websites.If you would like to try it out when ready, please sign up here. Screencast-O-Matic - Free online screen recorder for instant screen capture video sharing. Instant screencasts: Just click record.

Snapz Pro X. I have used sooo many different screen capture softwares and I just have to tell you guys that you are the ONLY ones who dont slow down my computer while recording video.

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Sometimes I have to check that the program is still on because I dont even believe it could work that well. Thank you!!! Andrew Smith, Customer Snapz Pro X is a nicely wrought utility that puts all other screen-capture methods to shame. If your Mac OS X work requires precise screen captures, Snapz Pro X is a must-have tool. Macworld Read the Full Review 8 out of 10! Richard Moss, Mac.Appstorm. Snapz Pro X continues the tradition of its Classic counterpart: the be-all and end-all of screen capture utilities on the Mac. MacNN Staff, MacNN Read the Full Review At first I thought this would just be a replacement for the Apple screen capture, but I never realized how often I would use it. K. I used Grab for hundreds of screen shots in "Mac OS X For Dummies. " Bob "Dr. Moin Vera, Customer George Fox, Customer Anonymous, Customer., online video sharing, Home. Screen capture software, E-learning authoring software, Learning management system. Snagit, Mac and Windows screen capture software from TechSmith. Camtasia screen recorder from TechSmith. Jing, screenshot and screencast software from TechSmith.