On This Day – Full Steam Ahead

On this day in 1825 (27th September 1825) a steam locomotive carried passengers on a public railway for the first time. This historic journey would not have taken place if it weren’t for the vision of Edward Pease, a woollen manufacturer, and the ingenuity of George...

Interactive Video – What’s all the fuss about?

What is Interactive Video? In December 2018 Netflix released Bandersnatch – an interactive film which required the viewer to make various choices throughout in order to mould their own viewing experience. Although this, their fifth interactive film release, was a...

‘On This Day’ – Netflix Launch

On this day in 1997, Netflix was founded in California by Marc Randolph and Reed Hastings. The original concept was to offer online movie rentals, delivering DVDs directly to their customers, and enabling those customers to circumvent the ‘blockbuster’ process of...

Learning Nexus complete the Samarathon

During the month of July the Samaritans set a UK-wide challenge to run, jog, walk or cycle 26.2 miles to help raise life-changing funds. Eight members of the Learning Nexus team dusted off their running shoes, put some WD-40 on their bikes and aimed to complete this...

For the times they are a-changin’

On this day in 1965 Bob Dylan took to the stage at the Newport Folk Festival. To the untrained eye, it was just another set. However, if fans looked closely, they would’ve noticed that Bob Dylan had switched his usual acoustic guitar, synonymous with folk music, to a...

9 Questions to Ask When Choosing an LMS

Within this blog, we will discuss the questions you should be asking when looking for a new LMS. These questions are based on the most common questions we are asked when speaking to new clients Asking the right questions gets better results, which is why we want to...