7 Technology Trends that Will Dominate 2017 : These include the Internet of things and smart home tech, augmented reality and virtual reality, machine learning, automation, humanized big data, physical-digital integrations, and everything on-demand.
Top 10 eLearning Trends to Watch in 2017 : These include contextualised learning, two-way conversations in eLearning, better use of data, video, microlearning, social eLearning, content curation, mobile learning, performance support, and the debate about what to call eLearning.
Natural User Interface will Shape the Future of UI Designs in 2017 : This describes different new types of user interface interactions such as gesture-based interactions, brain computer interactions, voice based interactions, and virtual reality and augmented reality based interactions.
The State of UX in 2017 : UX more than ever plays a critical role in designing effective learning experiences. This is a great article that highlights a number of UX trends.
6 Big Visual Trends for 2017 : It is interesting to think about how these may cross over with visual trends in digital learning.
18 Web Design Trends for 2017 : It is good to think how these can be applied in eLearning design and development.
In Real Life: What will You Resolve to Do Better in 2017? : A reminder of some practical things we can do to make our work better, and to set our practical goals for the New Year.
10 Books to Check Out in 2017 : From the eLearning coach Connie Malamed, recommendation of 10 good books both within and outside our industry. This is a great list of books to check out.
7 Graphics Design Trends for 2017 : These include modern-retro, responsive logos, cinemagraphs, minimalism, illustrated images, modular layouts, bold photography and sleek text.
Gartner’s Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2017 : These include Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Machine Learning, Intelligent Things, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Digital Twin, Blockchain and Distributed Ledgers, Conversational Systems, Mesh App and Service Architecture, Digital Technology Platforms, and Adaptive Security Architecture.