Google’s Android Training Initiative – Will it boost mLearning?
JANUARY 4, 2012
On the 15th of December 2011, the Android Developer Relations team at Google launched the beta version of Android Training — a collection of classes to help developers build better Android apps using best practices in a variety of framework topics. This is a move in the right direction by Google, especially since many Smartphone users perceive Android apps to be inferior to Apple’s iOS.
Will Mobile Apps Change Training Forever?
SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
Work is changing and, to keep pace with it, training is changing too. Which of these technology changes will impact training the most? think mobile applications are the game changer for training. For me, it shifts the focus from ‘Training’ to ‘Performance Support’. It is only natural for it to exert an influence on the learning & training market as well.
mLearning-World.com: Nominate 2009 Top Young Trainers Today! (Training Magazine)
NOVEMBER 11, 2008
Training Magazine) If you know an up-and-coming training leader age 40 or under, someone who is an outstanding training professional with excellent leadership qualities, send in your nomination today. Criteria include: • 40 years or younger by December 2008 • Has at least 3 direct reports OR has orchestrated a large-scale training/learning & development initiative requiring management/leadership of a group of people within the last year • Demonstrates leadership qualities (i.e., Training. learing+2.0 Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to.
Training Top 125: Alltel Links Training to Sales Success
MAY 14, 2009
Awarded the training top 125 again. With wireless voice sales margins dwindling industry-wide, Alltel launched a big push in late 2007 to increase the company's data services revenue. "At the time, the wireless industry as a whole was no longer making much money on voice, so our sales efforts became heavily focused on data products and services, which were deemed the next big purchasing area for consumers," says Mindy Lane, Alltel's VP of training. Interested in developing a training program to support a mission-critical product launch? Kudos to my team. learing+2.0
New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions
New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Prob- lems and 7 Solutions Mobile Learning is Here to Stay With the introduction of the Apple iPhone and iPad, a mobile computing revolution. by employees’ choice, leaving corporate training departments with the question: How. The Three Big Problems In order to be successful at any mobile learning effort inside an organization, training.
mLearning-World.com: Voting Open: Top 20 Training Industry Influencers for 2007
JANUARY 19, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, January 19, 2007 Voting Open: Top 20 Training Industry Influencers for 2007 Training Industry Inc. is excited to announce the training industry’s newest and most prestigious individual award, "Top 20 Training Industry Influencers". Training.
8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning
DECEMBER 13, 2012
In 2012 Apple announced the iPhone 5, two new iPads and the new iPad mini; Google unveiled their first tablet, the nexus 7 and later the 10″ version; Amazon gave us three Kindle Fire HD tablets. Here’s another statistic that bodes well for mobile, Apple sold more iPads in Q4 2011 than any individual PC manufacturer sold PCs. 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile!
Learning Designers have 3 Choices Regarding Mobile Learning [#mLearning]
FEBRUARY 18, 2013
We can hope that our learners will continue using traditional PCs to access the training we develop, and that they never try to access our content via mobile devices. Upcoming Events: Here’s a list of some of my upcoming events and conferences: August 13-14 : From e-Learning to mLearning Design Training [6-hr Online Workshop] [link]. mobile devices per capita. Conclusion.
15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads
JANUARY 30, 2013
Looking to develop interactive training and support videos, flawless screen capturing for tutorials, etc.? This is a free eBook authoring application by Apple for iPad. Anyone can build mobile learning materials and publish to both HTML5 with cross-platform support for Apple iOS, Android, and Blackberry, as well as PC and Mac browsers. So here’s a few – 15 actually!
iPhone on Moodle update: a growing team, but where is Apple?
MARCH 4, 2010
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. And to all of you: if you know of a developing region that would benefit from a similar project, let us know, or let Apple know!
Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about
DECEMBER 18, 2014
Mobile Learning in General – The Mobile revolution waits for no one and much has evolved in the past few months, Apple has bigger phones, that once again challenge everything we knew about designing for 4.7″ Say you are tasked with creating a Quiz for HR on ‘new hire training’ and you don’t know where to start. Here’s a short video: [link].
6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy
AUGUST 16, 2012
Are you finding it difficult to provide training to your mobile workforce ? Is mobile the only/ best way to provide training/ learning access in some case? You may have noticed already – mobile platforms (or operating systems) are jostling for larger share of the pie with Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android together ruling the market as of now. Establish the Need.
Is Your Training in the Red or in the Green?
JULY 21, 2008
Sure, you have your budgets for your trainers, for those who supervise trainers, and the extra time employees spend going to training, however, there are many more costs to consider. What about the time spent training your trainers? You will spend for both the trainer's time, as well as the time of the person who conducts the trainer's training? Do you lease spaces for training or conferences? Does your office maintain a training facility? Don't forget when your employees are in the training room using those PCs, they probably left their own computers on.
Training Top 125 2008: Winners- Congrats to my team #38
FEBRUARY 12, 2008
Training Top 125 2008: Winners Congrats to my team, ranked 38- and in the top 125 for eight years in a row! For the seventh year in a row, Training tackled the task of ranking the top companies of employer-sponsored workforce training and development. Training tied to business objectives. Dollars spent on training. An outside research and statistical data company, under the guidance of Training magazine, scored companies on this data supplied by applicants. Best Practices and Outstanding Training Initiatives also are recognized in this issue.
mLearning-World.com: Training Top 125- Kudos to my team!!
MARCH 14, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, March 14, 2007 Training Top 125- Kudos to my team!! Our team also won a Best Practice Award for a sales training program. mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 Training. learing+2.0 iTunes 7.7
Is Twitter Being Used As A Training Tool? | New Learning Playbook
JANUARY 7, 2009
Read the rest at: Is Twitter Being Used As A Training Tool? 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. New Learning Playbook. learing+2.0 eLearning.
New mLearning Authoring Tools – Wave #2
MARCH 27, 2011
The eLearning Guild’s LS2011 event was well attended and features 50+ vendors and more than 1300 participants from the training and development industry. Finally, I had a chance to see one of NexLearn’s simulations – normally a Flash-based deliverable – running on an Apple iPad tablet using a new new delivery format they are working on. The Learning Solutions 2011 Event.
From Corporate eLearning Blog- Request for Training via Blackberry
APRIL 27, 2008
The vendor who can rise to the challenge will conquer the Attorney Training market" [link] I have recommended the following solutions (from an email conversation): First, this should be easy to download so just having a formatted video is important. mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 "I am looking for the ability to send an email to all our Attorneys via BlackBerry (1000+) that contains a link. Upon clicking the link a multimedia file will either download and play or stream (with buffer). Thanks for your help with this. learing+2.0
10 Things the Motorola Xoom does Better than the iPad
MARCH 24, 2011
This means that you can literally buy a Xoom when you are traveling and while you are waiting for your flight, or on a train, you can be up and running with your new device. Motorola Xoom , iPad , Tablet , Honeycomb , iOS , Android , Apple. For the last 3 weeks, I have been Tweeting and Blogging about my experience with the new Motorola Xoom Tablet, which is the very first Tablet sporting Android 3.0, codenamed Honeycomb. Honeycomb is the next generation of the Android operating system, which is optimized specifically for Tablets. No PC required to get started. Widgets.
Happy 12th Birthday iPod! [The Beginning of the Mobile Revolution]
NOVEMBER 11, 2013
Apple iPod vs. Diamond Rio MP3 Player. Twelve years ago yesterday, Steve Jobs and Apple introduced the first iPod using the amazing tagline: 1,000 songs in your pocket. My 6-hr Online Workshop – Transitioning from e-Learning to m-Learning Design Training – will show you how. Ergonomically speaking, it was perfect and it only required one hand to use. Happy 12th Birthday iPod!
Newswire / Press Release: Atlantic Link Launches Rapid e-Learning for the Sony PSP - Education/e-Learning/Training - Atlantic Link | NewswireToday
APRIL 30, 2008
Newswire / Press Release: Atlantic Link Launches Rapid e-Learning for the Sony PSP - Education/e-Learning/Training - Atlantic Link NewswireToday Atlantic Link's ground breaking rapid e-learning authoring tools have taken another significant leap forward. Download a Sample eLearning Course for the PSP mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0
Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review
DECEMBER 28, 2011
using different types of devices in multitudes of languages across diverse geographies are sure to drive awareness in mobile learning and generate interest from organizations of all sizes seeking to achieve their own successes and become more innovative in the way the train and support their ever-mobile learning communities. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? Prediction #2.
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011
JANUARY 2, 2011
using different types of devices in multitudes of languages across diverse geographies are sure to drive awareness in mobile learning and generate interest from organizations of all sizes seeking to achieve their own successes and become more innovative in the way the train and support their ever-mobile learning communities. 2. As stated in our previous post , the mobile learning “app” has proved its superiority over less compelling mobile web-delivered training materials. mLearning Engagements Expand. examples the industry has waited for over the past many years.
Hopes for #Google #MOOC partnership with #EdX
SEPTEMBER 20, 2013
This highlights to me the trust in experimentation, self-directed training and learning to reach new innovations. And although Apple and Microsoft have launched some educational initiatives, it does not even begin to compare with the prior expertise Google has built up. It does not come as too much of a surprise, as Google has been exploring education for a longer period of time.
My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap
DECEMBER 31, 2012
We’ve certainly witnessed much of the inertia being driven at the grass roots level from executives, sales pros and other mobile-equipped employees sporting their own smartphones and tablets rather than in response to strategies being developed by the training department. Here’s the analysis of how it all played out. Prediction #1 - Mobile Learning Goes Mainstream. On Target But. Bullseye.
Nota tool for collaborative #mLearning with eBooks
MARCH 4, 2013
community of practitioners could use the tool to start up their own text and multimedia rich training/learning HUB. But they do mention that the Apple versions (cross mobile) will be out soon as well. As she mentioned that it was linked to Open Educational Resources (OER) of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) textbooks, I got intrigued. all over again.
The New Moto X gives us a Glimpse into the future of Mobile and Predictive Computing
AUGUST 9, 2013
Or in the case of Apple and the upcoming iOS 7, a design that goes from skeuomorphic to flat, and not much beyond that. This is why I’m excited about Google Now and why I’m concerned about Apple’s future, in part because they don’t have a Google Now-like strategy. Neither does Apple seem to have an answer to the upcoming Google Glass. Ready when you are.
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012
DECEMBER 30, 2011
Once everyone has the right devices and organizations accept the mandate to provide training, performance support and business communications via mobile, what will compel learners to participate and keep them engaged when there are so many distractions like Facebook , Twitter , Farmville and mobile shopping? It should prove to be an interesting year for all of us involved in the training & development and technology spaces and I, for one, look forward to seeing how these cited advances and many others we can’t foresee today will influence how we all interact and learn.
New mLearning Authoring Offerings - Wave #1
JANUARY 31, 2011
As detailed in my list of mobile learning predictions for 2011 , a collection of smart and savvy authoring tool vendors offering solutions for online training delivery will start to introduce specialized tools that will enable some form of single sourcing that outputs mobile-friendly content with little or nominal effort over and above what's already been invested to create online courseware and training materials. Let's take a quick look at both companies and their respective offerings: Rapid Intake's mLearning Studio. Moreover, we really like what we see in their "version 1.0"
How to choose a #mobile device for #mLearning purposes
JULY 12, 2012
Tablets The same is true for tablets (there is an increasing array of tablets out there, running on Apple (iPad) or Android (Samsung Galaxy tab) or. TV-connection option: if you want to use your mobile device to train a team, you might want to search for a mobile device that can be fitted onto a beamer or television set. Tablets have the advantage of having a bigger screen.
Over 100,000 iPhone/iPod Apps
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
NOVEMBER 4, 2009
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."
4 Traditional PC Features Mobile is NOT About
AUGUST 5, 2013
James points out that attaching peripherals to Windows 8 tablets, such as a 1T portable hard drive, is one of the advantages, as compared to Apple tablets and Android tablets, that do not come with USB ports. Upcoming Events: Here’s a list of some of my upcoming events and conferences: August 13-14 : From e-Learning to mLearning Design Training [6-hr Online Workshop] [link].
Will Voice Dictation Change the Nature of Writing?
The Mobile Learner
AUGUST 10, 2012
With the advent of voice input software for mobile devices, such as Apple’s Siri, and voice dictation on Apple’s computers, we are seeing the beginning of the mainstream use of voice commands and voice dictation. Digital mobile technology is changing our society. While audiobooks themselves are not new (i.e. This much we know. How does this all affect education?
Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources
NOVEMBER 2, 2009
Apple Education. Mobile Learning Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training. 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. If you’re considering mobile learning in any shape or form, I’d suggest you give these a browse.
mLearning Demand Is Growing
JULY 29, 2010
This is compounded by the fact that a large number of organizations and institutions are opting for new modes of learning as part of training and development. These include content creation and applications for tablet computers like the Apple iPad, learning games etc. have always believed that mLearning will be the future of eLearning and have also written about it here.
Blogphilosophy: annoyed by genius @Thrun on education, me on a rant
NOVEMBER 18, 2013
Because which schools or learning centers around the world can compete with the fact that " Higher education is an enormous business in the United States--spending approximately $400 billion annually on universities, a figure greater than the revenues of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter combined". All of us having the learning gene will learn no matter what.
Mobile iEducator | the world of mobile learning
OCTOBER 12, 2009
There is also a rumor that Apple will introduce a tablet computer in Sept/October that has a screen that is about 9″ and is supposed to rival the kindle for e-book readability. Time will tell – I am just excited that there is action and at least Apple is moving and making inroads to mobile learning. The Boy who Cried Wolf is narrated by a girl. Check it out. 93 hours or 3.45
mLearning-World.com: Elliot Masies Learning 2007 Conference
JUNE 16, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Saturday, June 16, 2007 Elliot Masies Learning 2007 Conference Its time to register for Learning 2007 Dear Learning & Training Colleagues: You are invited! mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 Training. learing+2.0 iTunes 7.7
mLearning-World.com: ASTD TechKnowledge 2007 Handouts
FEBRUARY 5, 2007
link] mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 ► 04/04 - 04/11 (1) mLearning and Accessibility ► 2009 (15) ► 05/17 - 05/24 (1) 6 Teachers talk about the iPod Touch and learning ► 05/10 - 05/17 (2) Training Top 125: Alltel Links Training to Sales S. Training. learing+2.0 Thanks for the nice post!
mLearning-World.com: Reference - Weblog Case Study
JANUARY 26, 2007
mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 ► 04/04 - 04/11 (1) mLearning and Accessibility ► 2009 (15) ► 05/17 - 05/24 (1) 6 Teachers talk about the iPod Touch and learning ► 05/10 - 05/17 (2) Training Top 125: Alltel Links Training to Sales S. Training. learing+2.0 Thanks for the nice post! iTunes 7.7