10/07/2020

Planet eStream 6.65 Now Available

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Planet eStream 6.65 Now Available

New Features/ Changes

Automated Transcription Service Option

  • This fantastic new service will assist our Further and Higher Education customers in the UK to comply with the new accessibility legislation coming into force in September 2020 and support all our customers in their ongoing commitment to provide accessible web-based resources to their end users.
  • For more information about the new service please read Andrew Milburn's blog

*Please note - Automatic Transcription Services will only operate on platforms with a valid support and software maintenance contract for Planet eStream in place. Services will cease to operate if a contact is allowed to lapse.

Subtitle Editor

  • The new Subtitle Editor enables you to create subtitles, edit existing transcriptions and upload or download your subtitle files.

New VLE Integrations

Users of the following platforms now have a simple workflow for searching and embedding content from their Planet eStream Media Library into their VLE course pages.

  • itslearning
  • Open LMS
  • Blackboard Ultra
Additions and Improvements

Virtual Class Enhancements

  • Include links to documents
  • Include and present Photo Gallery content
  • Resync option - viewers can rejoin and catch-up with presenter during presentations
  • Full screen option for Virtual Class interface
  • Playback rate control, when presenter is in control viewers will not have access to playback rate control