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Apple Education. The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2009. 2009 Horizon Report. I’ve spent an inordinately long time writing a whitepaper on mobile learning trying to expound our thoughts about it and how it might be used in the workplace. I’ve been doing some research around it and I’ve documented some of the better links I’ve come across. Again, as with the links I posted about Games and Simulation, these aren’t categorized in any way nor does the order assume any significance. Marc Prensky Blog. Learning Org. Will at Work Learning.

Mobile iEducator | the world of mobile learning

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Check them out at these utube links: SentenceSpin, [link] CountBy, [link] TimesBy, [link] 0 A Fantastic Discussion Posted by Kathy on Sep 29, 2009 in education , elementary education , handheld learning , iPhones for education , iTouch , technology in education I assume that since you are reading this blog you are interested in using mobile devices in the classroom. Check it out. weeks).

Mobile Learning: A Brief Reading List

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Using the iPod for Learning: A slideshare presentation from an Grace Poli, Media Specialist and Apple Distinguished Educator. To further your exploration into the world of mobile learning, here is a list of 10 blog post, articles and other musing on the topic of mobile learning that I have read recently: 1.  iTouch Learning: A page on Jane Hart’s Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies website that lists of reasons why the iPhone/iPod Touch are ideal for mlearning. link]. 2.  link]. 3.  link]. 4.  link]. 5.  Why an iPod Touch in Education? link]. 6.  link]. 7.  link]. 8.

matthewbuckland.com » The future of social networking – a concept investigation

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The future of social networking – a concept investigation Posted by matt on October 01, 2009 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my blog and get updates either via email or via RSS. Comments Leave a response Chris M Thu, 01 Oct 2009 12:36:48 CDT Brilliant Matt! Antao Almada Thu, 01 Oct 2009 12:44:10 CDT As usual, any new technology brings privacy concerns. Blame it on mashable social networks and people putting there their own private data… ;-) Nice concepts… Khalil Aleker Thu, 01 Oct 2009 12:47:25 CDT Awesome post. Thanks for visiting!

The Mobile Learner

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SADBLOG - The Buzz TeachingHacks The Clever Sheep The Power of Educational Technology Blog Stats 7,523 hits Mobile Learning: A Brief Reading List January 19, 2009 — Rob De Lorenzo To further your exploration into the world of mobile learning, here is a list of 10 blog post, articles and other musing on the topic of mobile learning that I have read recently: 1.  link] 2.  link] 3. 

mLearning-World.com: From Tracy and Matts Blog - Apple iPhone

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, January 09, 2007 From Tracy and Matts Blog - Apple iPhone IMHO, I still wont touch it if the service is from Cingular ! wish Apple made a better partnership or offered a CDMA version. Apple iPhone Specifications Screen size 3.5 Camera 2.0 learing+2.0 Training.

mLearning-World.com: Apple and Cingular Team Up on new iPod Phone

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Sunday, January 07, 2007 Apple and Cingular Team Up on new iPod Phone Leaked tonite for tomorrows Wall Street Journal. One of Apples big announcements tomorrow will be the partnership with Cingular to market a iPod phone. While I love Apple, I hate Cingular. Training.

Over 100,000 iPhone/iPod Apps

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Apple just announced that the app store has surpassed 100,000 apps. Apple® today announced that developers have created over 100,000 apps for the revolutionary App Store, the largest applications store in the world. Tags: Chorus iPhone iPod Apple App Store users have downloaded well over two billion apps, continuing to make it the world’s most popular applications store."

iPhone on Moodle update: a growing team, but where is Apple?

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Some of you have been asking if we contacted Apple. So here I launch a warm appeal to all the Apple people (read: if you know someone that works for Apple, please give them a nudge). Dear Apple/iPhone people, we would like your support as well. For we have depleted the Tibotec REACH grant that we won for 2009 (it was funding for one year). What is discussed?

November Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning November 1, 2009 to November 30, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. eLearning report: Review of Learning 2.0

SLATE Group Blog: July 2009 SLATE Meeting Notes

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skip to main | skip to sidebar Saturday, August 8, 2009 July 2009 SLATE Meeting Notes The July 2009 Midwest Blackboard Users Group (SLATE) meeting was held at the University of Illinois Chicago on July 22, 2009. Representatives from AT&T, Apple, and Blackboard were on hand and gave presentations on mobile learning. Phillip Blumenthal, Sr.

Panlibus » Blog Archive » The past present and future of mobile learning

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Panlibus Search Subscribe Updates Follow us on: Panlibus Podcasts All UK Focused Talis The Library 2.0 Library 2.0 Web 3.0 Panlibus » Blog Archive » Remember OPAC Suckiness Discussing the drivers behind self-service in academic libraries LibLime Cause Upset in the Open Source Community Staffordshire University library talks with Talis Talking with Talis Podcast: Hazel Hall, Strategic Leader at LIS.

Review of the iPhone 3GS from a uLearning perspective

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Tags: Future mobile/miniaturisation uLearning 21st century learning 3GS Apple converged device education iPhone jnxyz mlearn mlearning mobile learning Schools teaching video

mLearning-World.com: Nominate 2009 Top Young Trainers Today! (Training Magazine)

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, November 11, 2008 Nominate 2009 Top Young Trainers Today! motivates/inspires direct reports and co-workers; acts as mentor/coach, either formally or informally; thinks strategically) • Successfully met a significant training challenge in the last year • NO SELF-NOMINATIONS The list of all winners will be published in the May 2009 issue of Training magazine; winners also will be recognized at a congratulatory event at The Leadership Summit in San Diego in May.

The Innovative Educator: Ideas for Enhancing Teaching and Learning with Cell Phones Even in Districts that Ban Them

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Tuesday, June 16, 2009 Ideas for Enhancing Teaching and Learning with Cell Phones Even in Districts that Ban Them Last week I had the opportunity to speak with colleagues interested in using cell phones to enhance teaching and learning in schools with a 21st century education focus. skip to main | skip to sidebar The Innovative Educator Sharing ideas about educating innovatively.

Flash on my iPhone? It’s showdown time!

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For several years Apple have been making amazing mobile devices (and they are). … and, for some bizarre reason, the two have been bickering all along, and never quite making friends. For several years Adobe has been promoting Flash as a great technology for mobile devices (and it is). The latest move in the ongoing showdown is this slightly aggressive message iPhone and iPod Touch.

Blackboard Goes Mobile

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The comments in the Apple App Store are quite negative. Congratulations to Blackboard for releasing their first mobile learning app. This is further indication that there is definitely movement in the direction of mobile for learning. Have you tried it? If so, what is your reaction?

Clever Use of Twitter for Mobile Learning

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If you have an iPod Touch or iPhone you can download this app free from the Apple App Store. One of the most clever integrations of social learning into mobile learning I have seen comes from Transparent Language's Byki Global for iPhone. As with many other flashcard type language learning tools, there are screens with the word(s) plus audio, quizzes and stats, but they added a Twitter link.

The Genie in the Bottle: Unleashing the hidden power of personal mobile devices for learning (November 2009)

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University of Canberra, November 2009. In the first instance, a school or institution may provide, sell, or direct students to purchase a particular mobile device, for example, an Apple iPhone, for the purpose of study.  In cases where devices are loaned to students on a temporary basis, students generally have very little time to develop proficiency or fluency in the use of the device.  Leonard Low. Author’s Notes. Why aren’t students already using their mobile devices for personal and lifelong learning? TBC… Tags: Events Pedagogy

Learn 4 Life » What happens when you give a class of 8 year old children an iPod touch each?

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September 17, 2009 on 4:01 pm | In Digital Divide , Digital Literacy , Digital Media , Handheld Learning , Innovation , KS2 , Learning Content , Learning Tools , Peer to Peer , Personalised Learning , Primary , Web 2.0 , advisory , distributed networking , informal learning , mobile , mobile learning , pedagogy | The wonderful thing about my job is that I have a network of people I can visit who are involved with prototyping the use of new technologies in education. My latest outing was to a Junior School with a difference this week. Knowing Peter I guessed it would be quite ambitious.

**Announcement** New Mobile Learning Content Community Resource Available

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mLearnopedia.com partners with TechEmpower to provide information source for mobile learning Greenville, WI February 16, 2009: With an increasingly mobile society and the need for instant information for employees and students everywhere all the time, mobile learning and mobile performance support are growing at a rapid pace. The mlearnopedia project is a terrific idea at the right time!

My Top Ten Mobile Learning Tools 2009 | Mashed Articles

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Home Policy RSS Mashed Articles When articles speak for themselves « Howto Read CHM (compiled HTML) file in Ubuntu / debian Linux My Top Ten Mobile Learning Tools 2009 admin, 19 August 2009, No comments Categories: Information Technology , Learning (No Ratings Yet) Loading. But the iPhone has a huge handicap in that that Apple haven’t approved a keyboard input device for it. Earlier this year I ditched my Nokia N73 for an iPhone. Anyone who knows me, knows I have ‘issues’ with the iPhone. Sorted. On the upside, the apps are brilliant.

Military Mobile Learning

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Recently Newsweek featured their solution in an article Apple's New Weapon. I had seen demos as well, but had not done a thorough review. For the past couple years I have been aware of Vcom3D and the mobile learning work they have done for the military. In talking with Vcom3D a couple weeks ago, the CEO offered to send me a loaner iPod Touch unit with their learning modules to review.

iPhone Continues to Make Gains

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Here are some recent numbers about smart phone use in the US and around the world.  It appears that the Apple iPhone continues to make tremendous gains.  The reason for this is debatable but in my opinion, the reason for the gain is similar to the reason why Twitter and Mozilla Firefox are so popular - customization. Please place links in the comment field

6 design principles of the 21st century school

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Head over to HERE (info via Apple) to read the WHY’s behind each of the categories. Came across this today and had to share. Its an overview of what a 21st century school should look like, and I like it because rather than just being theory or ideas, its very grounded in the practicalities. Authored by jnxyz. Hosted by Edublogs.

Is Twitter Being Used As A Training Tool? | New Learning Playbook

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mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 Twitter , a social networking platform used for microblogging, is a free service that lets you send the briefest of messages (with a maximum of 140 characters) to everyone in your network. It marries the mass appeal of blogging with the speed and ease of text messaging. New Learning Playbook. learing+2.0

Who are the post-millennials?

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mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 We've been thinking a lot about the millennial generation, but I've come to realize that within a few years, the next generation will start hitting middle school and the computing world. The post-millennials, born in the mid 90s, have not had a transition period into technology. learing+2.0

I’m sick of teaching: OR all about my new lesson plan to grow self-learners

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Keywords: Personalised learning, challenge-based learning, digital pedagogy, iPod touch, OLPC XO laptop. As a learning support teacher, I happily spend my days teaching struggling and disadvantaged students in years 4-7 some of the basics that they have missed or have difficulty with. I see groups of four to five for 60 or 90 minutes a week for about half the year. Sound ok? A bit simple? A bit …?

Perpetual motion

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mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 An improv demonstration of the kitchen recording system E-Learning for me, does not just mean developing applications and websites, no it also means creating a system or dare I use that cliched word solutions to allow teachers to get more out of a session than what they put in. learing+2.0

The Cloud and the power cut

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mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 Monday evening was eventful to say the least; there I was happily watching a movie when the lights start to flicker, ‘oh’ I thought to myself ‘a small power surge’. The power surge eventually changed to an all out power cut and with that Honiton road was cast back to the literal dark ages. Big deal right?

Cell Phones in Education Part 2: Assistive Technology

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When Apple came out with the iPhone and their app store, what they did was raise the bar on what is possible on a mobile communication device such as a cell phone.  There is baggage that comes with the term “assistive technology&# as the use of this term often generates certain stereotypes.  One of them is that assistive technology is specialized technology. 

M-Learning Decisions: Web App or Native App?

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Check out these previous posts on Apps for the future and Google vs Apple to see where I was coming from. But one thing seems to be clear and that’s the fact that mobile browsers are getting much better and most newer mobile browsers are implementing the WebKit Open Source framework similar to what Apple did when they created Safari for the iPhone. I’ve written a couple of posts about the differences and the advantages and disadvantages of native applications and web applications when it comes to mobile learning. Some experts see consolidation among platforms (ex.

Now on Twitter

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mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 OK, I took the plunge, I am finally on Twitter @MobileLearn. need your help. What are the best ways to use Twitter? Are there good ways to link posts and threads from blogs or Facebook there and vice versa? Any best practices, hints or ideas for how to use it? Your feedback would be great. learing+2.0 eLearning Education for the iPod Generation.

Mobile Learning: Another Brief Reading List

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iTouch Learning: iPhone and iPod Touch : A compilation of articles posted by the Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies on using Apple Inc.’s Mobile Technologies to Watch in 2009, 2010 : A R ead W rite W eb article on future trends in the continued development of mobile technologies. 6. Based on the popularity of my previous mobile learning reading list blog post , I decided to post another reading list with some of the more recent items I’ve read or seen around the topic of mobile learning.  bookmarks. 1. ’s iPhone and iPod Touch in learning. 3.

6 Teachers talk about the iPod Touch and learning

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Educators Talk About iPhone Use High Qual Publish at Scribd or explore others: Internet & Technolog Research learning iphone mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 This new paper describes how Australian teachers are using the iPhone and iPod Touch to A. assist them as Educators, and B. to enhance learning. As such, it presents a vital survey of apps and ideas to be shared with other teachers also beginning to use this platform. Thanks to the included Teachers for their keen responses. learing+2.0 eLearning Education for the iPod Generation.

Barcodes Offer Interesting Opportunities for Mobile Learning

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Apple has a barcode reading app for the iPhone and you can purchase barcode or QR code (similar to barcodes) readers for almost all popular mobile platforms. Google is now offering a barcode reader on the Android Mobile Platform, which in itself is not a big triumph for mobile learning, but it’s just the latest company to offer the capability as part of it’s mobile platform. The barcode and QR code reading software is made available in the hopes consumers will use it to research, compare and price products. Coding software is fairly simple and easy to implement.

iLearn program launching next year

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Friday, April 24, 2009 KILGORE — Some high school students might have more than textbooks to lug to class next year. mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 School officials in the district of 3,700 students are launching iLearn, a new program aimed at incorporating iPods with daily educational instruction. Director of Technology Mark Lane said Thursday that teachers will upload curriculum, lectures, study plans and homework assignments to computers at the high school. Lane is hoping Kilgore schools will experience the same success.

Adobe’s Mobile Packager: Flash on your mobile

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Oh, and if you want to get Flash on the iPhone, I know Adobe and Apple are “working together&# … I hope that means that it will happen. Those of you who know me know that I’ve been excited about Flash for mobile devices for a long time. Ever since the first announcements of Flash Lite in 2005/2006, I’ve been studying and working on ways to port the most ubiquitous rich web technology to the mobile space. My expiriments with Mode2Tech lead to my first mobile application, called Burst , which is currently in version 2 and I think it has some valuable applications.

Microsoft iPhail released

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apple iphail iphone microsoft Mobile oh dear windows windows mobile Apparently, Microsoft released their “answer&# to the iPhone today: a refreshed version of their Windows Mobile operating system, skinned with an iPhone-like icon-driven navigation system, dubbed “Windows Mobile 6.5″ Those offset icons have “fail&# all over them.

Are Apps the Future of Mobile Learning?

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“As of October 2008, there were over 1600 Mobile Learning applications in the [Apple App] store&#. Part of the success of the iPod touch/iPhone is in the amazing number and variety of apps offered and easily downloadable from the Apple App Store. This task is made more complicated because of the variety of mobile devices that learners within organizations may have, whereas manufacturers like Apple can target only the devices they create. As a developer, you constantly look for the “next big thing&#.  Much organizational learning is unique in what it teaches.