Pervasive Entertainment Transmedia storytelling offers opportunities for varying degrees participation and the blurring of fictional and real worlds. “Pervasive games” for example are those, like the ARG, that expand a fictional world into real physical spaces and take place at any and all times of day or night. These dimensions of transmedia have been examined before in the context of virtual worlds. At the 2002 Game Developers Conference, Raph Koster and Rich Vogel described a “storytelling cube” with the following three axes:
12 Top Notch Online Presentation Tools With more long-distance meetings going on due to increasing travel costs and decreasing expense accounts, you need to be able to show your work to clients and co-workers so they can easily see your point. These 12 tools will help you create all of the online presentations you need, set them to music, add links and videos and then embed them or share them as you see fit. authorSTREAM: authorSTREAM allows you to upload your PowerPoint presentations to unique URLs that can be shared with others. You can also download them as videos that can be placed on YouTube or burned to a DVD, embed your presentations in sites, create channels to showcase your work and more. 6 Best Business Presentation Software and PowerPoint Alternatives Think PowerPoint presentations, and you probably think of a never-ending series of slides and the urge to doze off. Sure, Microsoft PowerPoint might be the industry standard for presentations, but it's got its fair share of haters (case in point: the Anti Powerpoint Party). Fall back on stock templates too often, and your business presentations are going to lack the impact you desire. If you need to create a snazzy, animated presentation that captures attention, then you need business presentation software that's designed to do the job. Here are the alternative best presentation software platforms.
ActivePresenter Feature Highlights - Advanced Screencast & Rapid eLearning Authoring Tool Full Motion Recording Record screen as a full motion video and embedded in a slide for further editing with annotations, voice-over, click sounds, closed captions and transition effects,.. and export to most popular video formats like AVI, WMV, MP4, WebM. Technology and Education Posted by José Picardo on May 23, 2009 These are five of the best web based applications that allow you to create and share presentations online. Using these web based tools, rather than the traditional desktop solutions can have many advantages, for example: you don’t need to install any software, as everything is done online through your web browser; your presentations remain accessible from any computer, ensuring both availability and exposure, as well as removing the need to carry them around on a memory stick; your presentations can be embedded into websites, blogs and wikis; and they can be used by students and teachers to collaborate remotely. Below you can find five almost identical presentations on Using Online Presentation Tools using Empressr, Google Docs, Prezi, SlideRocket and Zoho Show. 1.- Empressr Empressr is a free web based application that allows you to create, manage and share rich media presentations online.
ShowTime No more guessing games. Take the pulse of your audience with polls. Gather opinions, understand people's views, and project the answers for everyone to see. Presentation program A slide created by the first presentation graphics company, VCN ExecuVision, in 1982 A presentation program is a software package used to display information in the form of a slide show. It has three major functions: an editor that allows text to be inserted and formatted, a method for inserting and manipulating graphic images, and a slide-show system to display the content. History A presentation using a presentation program.
Add narration to a presentation - PowerPoint Narration can enhance Web-based or self-running presentations. You can also use narration to archive a meeting, so that presenters or absentees can review the presentation later and hear any comments made during the presentation. In this article Record a slide show with narration, ink, and slide timings - PowerPoint Audio narrations and timings can enhance a Web-based or self-running slide show. If you’re planning to create a video with your presentation, using narrations and timings is a great way to make it less static. You can use audio narration to archive a meeting, so that presenters or absentees can review the presentation later and hear any comments made during the presentation.
So Long, Powerpoint. I gave a presentation at Common Ground 2013 entitled So Long, PowerPoint. It was well-received. In it, I reviewed popular dynamic presentation tools as alternates to the frequent presentation go-to. What's more, I framed the presentation as a funeral for PowerPoint in which, as could be expected, guests offered eulogies to the once-embraced tool. Only in this case, the guests were the six alternative presentation tools. A bit meta, sure. John’s Rant: Presentation Software Enough! I'm done with "PowerPoint." Keynote too. At least the way these tools are used in classrooms across the country. A web search for "using powerpoint in the classroom" turns up countless sites online for how teachers can put together so-called "dynamic presentations." One site touts the ability of teachers to use PowerPoint's "flair" through graphics and animation.