A Peek Behind the Curtain: Introducing TechSmith Education Labs

We are excited to announce the newly-redesigned TechSmith Education Labs team! The team first formed in the summer of 2012 to build the Ask3 experiment. The Ask3 team deeply immersed itself with educators and built some great energy around TechSmith’s ability to positively impact education. So in September 2013 we made the decision to expand the focus beyond the Ask3 app to the development of ongoing experiments for innovative educators. Labs, experiments, testing...what does all of this really Continue reading

Seeing Green: Michigan State, The Rose Bowl and TechSmith

2013 was an awesome year for TechSmith. No, we're not just talking about the release of Snagit for Chrome, Coach's Eye for Windows 8.1, and Google Drive integration for Snagit and Camtasia. We're talking about how Michigan State University went all the way and won the 100th Rose Bowl! MSU finished with an impressive 13-1 record, leaving their mark as a force to be reckoned with in college football. Not many companies can claim an entire sports organization as their own, but here at TechSmith, we Continue reading

TechSmithies Provide Food for Families in Need

Throughout the month of November, TechSmithies have been collecting food and money for The Greater Lansing Food Bank. The GLFB is a regional food bank that partners with multiple support agencies and food pantries around our hometown of Okemos, Michigan. While we have done food drives in the past, we had no clue how successful this year would be. The drive lasted three weeks, starting at the beginning of November. To give the food drive a boost, we decided to host a little competition between Continue reading

Better together: New apps and features for collaborating across devices

The world of work and learning has changed. You move between more screens and connect with more people than ever before. You have the desire to create and collaborate...but sometimes it can feel like frustration and chaos rather than productivity and flow. At TechSmith, we're making a new commitment: to help you derive real benefit from all those devices and connection points. We think it's possible for you...your devices...and your collaborators to be better together. Today, we're launching Continue reading

ScreenChamp Finalists: View and Vote Now!

The People's Choice Award The finalists have been selected...the judges are revealed...and now it’s up to YOU to make the final decision! Vote for the People’s Choice Award on the TechSmith YouTube Channel. Simply "like" a video to cast your vote. The People's Choice Award will go to the video with the most YouTube likes. (Dislikes don’t count and views don't matter either.) And make sure to subscribe to the TechSmith Channel while you're there! The People's Choice Award voting closes Continue reading

EDUCAUSE 2013 Presenter Profiles: Dr. Dan Anderson

EDUCAUSE is a conference where higher education IT professionals meet to network and learn from each other to help boost education success. If you missed the first post of the series, check it out. Of course, TechSmith will be there, so be sure to visit us at booth #1531 to learn the how-to's of creating engaging and interactive content to help you teach online. Meet Dr. Dan Anderson: “I've been doing digital work at universities for the last two decades. In my teaching, I focus on educational Continue reading