PoodLL 3 released with big changes and transformed business model #Moodle @poodllguy

August 30th, 2016

PoodLL 3 is released recently by Justin Hunt popularly known as the PoodLL guy with a lot of big changes and a change of the business model. The new version of the PoodLL is the latest iteration of PoodLL for Moodle 3.1 with major changes. Read More

Check out the demo of PoodLL 3 – Releasing Soon #Moodle @poodllguy

July 26th, 2016

Justin Hunt (the PoodLL guy) who is the developer of most popular and favorite Moodle plugins like PoodLL, Generico Filter, Video Easy, Read Aloud etc has done it again with a brand new version of the PoodLL plugin for Moodle i.e. PoodLL 3. The new version is not yet released but it is expected soon. Read More

Submit your presentation proposals for #iMoot16 before 12th May

May 10th, 2016

The last date for submitting your presentation proposals for the upcoming iMoot 2016 (#iMoot16) is 12th May. So if you are interested in presenting during the 2016 iMoot, then please submit your presentation proposals soon.

iMoot 2016 (#iMoot16) is scheduled to start from 26th May 05AM (UTC+8) upto 29th May 05AM. You need to create an account at the #iMoot16 website before submitting your presentation proposal. Read More

HRDNZ to conduct Introduction to Moodle Development course for Moodle Developers #Moodledev #MoodleBites

February 17th, 2016

HRDNZ, the Moodle partner from New Zealand has announced the scheduled dates for their upcoming course on Introduction to Moodle Development as a part of their MoodleBites series of online courses.

In a recent announcement on Moodle Forums, Stuart Mealor has posted about the feedback required from Moodle Community members in finalizing the outline for the course. Read More

Test your students reading fluency using the Read Aloud plugin by Justin Hunt @poodllguy #MoodlePlugins

February 16th, 2016

Now you can test the reading fluency of your students in terms of Words Correct per Minute (WCPM) score by using the Read Aloud plugin which is developed by Justin Hunt (the PoodLL guy).

Read Aloud plugin allows the teacher to assign a reading passage and the student is required to record themselves reading the passage aloud. The teacher can later grade passages via the online interface and the student can see both their scores and the words that were marked as incorrectly spoken. The teacher can optionally enable a TTS(Text to Speech)  feature that allows the student to hear the correct pronunciation of the word. Read More

YouTube Video – Moodle Plugin Dependency Hell by Justin Hunt

September 3rd, 2015

Justin Hunt, the PoodLL guy has shared a quick video for site administrators to show how to resolve a plugin installation that failed due to an unfulfilled dependency.

The video shows you what is the current status of the plugin on your site and which version you need to come out from the mess. Here is the embedded video and this is the direct link. Read More

Breaking – PoodLL 3 will be a premium plugin!!!

August 18th, 2015

PoodLL, one of the best and most downloaded plugin in the Moodle plugins database which adds audio and video recording functionality to Moodle, is going to be a premium plugin soon.

Justin Hunt, the PoodLL guy is also conducting a survey on the premium plugin model for PoodLL, so if you interested then you can fill out the survey form here. It is only 8 questions long, so it will not take that much time. Read More

Moodle Developer online course launching 1st October

August 13th, 2015

HRDNZ, the Moodle Partner from NewZealand has announced a new 100% online course specifically created for Moodle Developers.  The course is designed and facilitated by Justin Hunt, well known contributor on these forums, and creator of plugins such as PoodLL, Genrico, MyTube, YouTube Anywhere, and YouTube Submission, Skim Import, and Blog Export. Read More

Video Easy filter updated for Moodle 2.9

August 10th, 2015

Video Easy filter, which is developed by Justin Hunt (the PoodLL guy), has been updated recently to support the Moodle 2.9 version.

VideoEasy is a filter to play mp4, mp3 and other media files with html5 players. It uses user editable templates to allow the admin to customize the appearance of existing players or to support new players. Predefined player templates support Video JS, JPlayer, JW Player, Flowplayer and MediaElement.js Read More

Adobe Flash will be continued with PoodLL for sometime

July 19th, 2015

Since Adobe flash is again in news because of a security threat that has Firefox blocking it and Facebook calling for its death, so what is going to happen with our popular PoodLL plugin and Flash?

Justin Hunt (the PoodLL guy) has posted on his PoodLL blog about the continued support for flash for sometime with moving to webrtc (html5 recording) in time for PoodLL 3 this year. Read More