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4 Challenges Designing Augmented Reality Applications for Smart Glasses

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The transition from desktop to mobile computing required a new approach, and so does the transition from traditional mobile devices to smart glasses and other wearable technology. Mobile Devices Mobile Strategy augmented reality Google Glass intent ODG R-6 smart glasses

10 Reasons Why Mobile Learning Is More Secure Than Desktop Learning

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Mobile Devices Mobile Strategy enterprise security mam mdm mobile analytics mobile application management mobile authentication mobile data protection mobile device management mobile management strategy mobile security Get up to speed on how to secure your mobile learning efforts, ensure your data is safe, and track and record usage.

Healthcare…Mobile devices…lessons for learning?

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Two questions: Do you let employees use their personal mobile devices for learning?  How do you protect company information on their device? Does he wait until I report updates or does it come to his mobile device he uses to check his vacation property and personal stock updates? Well, Forbes gave me some insight today.   The article, “Doing More with Mobile Devices in Healthcare: Eliminating the Security Compromise.”  I It is as applicable to learning professionals as it is health care data caretakers. Frequent back-ups and extensive monitoring.

Mobile Devices and the Flipped Classroom Model

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Throughout this blog, we have always looked at the application of mobile devices in learning. I, for one, have always had the belief that mobile devices can be used to help student achieve in their learning because of the flexibility and access to content and collaboration tools that mobile devices allow. have always discussed the flexibility of digital devices as it related to both the consumption and production of content by both teachers and students. In the post, we will consider the use of mobile devices within the Flipped Classroom method.

How to choose a #mobile device for #mLearning purposes

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The amount of features you want to use will also allow you to purchase a low or high cost smartphone or mobile device. Smartphones First of all if you are a tech savvy person you could go for a less expensive device which has all the options of the iPhone and more, for the iPhone costs a lot, yet is similar to many other mobile phones that are cheaper. Or is it of interest to you?

Getting Pushy with Mobile Affordances

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Pedagogy and Learning mam mdm mobile affordances mobile application management mobile device management push notifications training effectivenessUse push notifications – a unique mobile affordance – to enhance your mobile learning efforts.

Research: New Uses for Mobile Devices in Healthcare

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Research EHR EMR Float Mobile Learning Primer health care hospitals mam mdm mhealth-tag mobile application management mobile device management mobile medicineYesterday, we announced the release of the final series of our healthcare research. Throughout the rest of this week, we’ll preview what these documents contain. The wonderful thing about tablets such [.].

9 Ways Smart Glasses Can Increase Employee Productivity

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Enterprise applications for augmented reality are here, enabling businesses to be more productive. Mobile Apps Mobile Devices augmented reality enterprise mobile learning Epson Moverio Google Glass ODG R-6 smart glasses workplace performanceFrom work site safety to sales, here's how smart glasses can help you.

MDM and MAM

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Apps Implementations Mobile Learning Glossary Mobile Technology Security Strategy mobile application management mobile device management mobile learning ROI securityWe all know the scene. Row after row of cubicles as far as the eye can see with each one looking almost exactly the same. That may describe a corporation [.].

What to take into account when chosing a mobile device for learning?

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The amount of features you want to use will also allow you to purchase a low or high cost smartphone or mobile device. First of all if you are a tech savvy person you could go for a less expensive device which has all the options of the iPhone and more, for the iPhone costs a lot, yet is similar to many other mobile phones that are cheaper. Or is it of interest to you?

Make your Joomla or Drupal learning envirnmont mobile for any mobile device and for free. YES

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Your learners/students ask you (after buying an amazing array of different mobile devices) if they can access the learning content through their mobile phones (yes, that is how these things happen, we all know it - that is how it happened in my institute as well). The developers have included a step-by-step tutorial , that makes it really simple to alter the application for your own needs.

Enterprise Mobility and Mobile Learning

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My current focus is on building an enterprise application for my company. like the idea of working on internal applications for a number of reasons. First, enterprise applications can really allow you to focus on the problems you see on an every day basis within your organization. Enterprise Mobility. Many predictions for 2013 include the rise of enterprise mobility.

#Mobile #Moodle plugins available for download

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devices. moodle mobile mLearning tablet mobile learning LMS applicationsGreat news for all of us Moodle users. Carlos Kiyan and many other contributors have released their plugins for mobile Moodle to the plugins repository. These two plugins started as one of the earliest Mobile Moodle projects (back in 2010: Moodle4iPhone ). Moodle2Mobile: https://moodle.org/plugins/view.php?plugin=theme_moodle2mobile

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

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Trawling through my feeds across various social media, I’ve been noticing a spurt in the number of discussions around the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) movement. Bring Your Own Device’ or BYOD, refers to an organizations employees using their personal devices (usually Smartphones/Tablets) at the workplace to access company resources for business use. What makes BYOD popular?

Rapid Prototyping For Mobile Learning Applications – III

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In this, my last post in the series (continuing from Part I and Part II ), I explore what questions we’ve been asking when considering rapid prototyping tools (not just purely for mobile applications) and what we’ve learnt from it. You’ll certainly want to ask some questions before investing a rapid prototyping tool for mobile applications. An example – the use of multitouch, when the device touch capabilities do not offer support for it. Lastly, a prototype doesn’t really need to include every bell and whistle the application might possibly have.

Will Mobile Apps Change Training Forever?

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think mobile applications are the game changer for training. With the availability of just-in-time access to information through mobile computing devices (including tablets ) the notion of knowledge (sometimes a.k.a. Tags: Mobile Learning Training Companies mLearning Mobile Applications Mobile Apps Training Work is changing and, to keep pace with it, training is changing too.

Managing Mobile in the Corporate Environment

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Gary Woodill explores the challenges of mobile application management (MAM) and mobile device management (MDM). Mobile Learning Glossary Security Strategy bring your own device bring your own technology byod BYOT mam mdm mobile application management mobile device management mobile management strategy mobile security

The future of #HigherEd and #apps & #web two free report by Pew

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Another report that is of interest for a paper I am writing is the one on the future of Apps and the Web : My interest in apps versus web resides in the fact that many apps or applications can be integrated into curricula or training as learning tools. mobile education research mooc applications open education future of educationOverall a nice read and food for thought.

Training Plan For iPhone Application Development

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Right now, everyone wants to develop applications for mobile devices and in particular for the iPhone, as it has changed the way we look at mobile devices. Simple application. 3. Develop application using in built table control. Develop complete application. Reading The Core Application Design. Key Practices for iPhone Application Development. This training plan if properly implemented can help you create productive and utility kind of applications. Design patterns like MVC-2, Delegate. Event delegation model in core java. Topic.

SCORM Implementation For Mobile Devices

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Recently we’ve made the UpsideLMS compatible to mobile devices and also launched a new version – UpsideLMS Version 4.0. While ensuring compliance, we encountered some interesting issues in the implementation of SCORM and found very little help online about implementing SCORM for mobile devices. Mobile devices have limitations: - Screen size. Each mobile device has different configurations and it is always better to identify the device requesting content before rendering the HTML content. Have you tried to get SCORM working on mobile devices?

Mobile Devices and 21st Century Skills: Part 2 – Knowledge Construction

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In the first post of this series on mobile devices and 21st century skills, I focused in the use of mobile devices in developing communication skills. We move now to a discussion in the use if mobile devices and knowledge construction. Similar to what is stated above, mobile devices can easily support information attainment by allowing students to access information online. Application of information and interconnecting ideas across multiple disciplines helps to develop learners that are ready to deal with the complex challenges of today’s digital society. 

Gartner Report Names Top Enterprise Mobility Management Suites

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Enterprise mobility management is a more holistic approach than mobile device management, according to a new research report from Gartner. Industry News enterprise mobility management Gartner mam mdm mobile application management mobile device management

Search Engine for Mobile Applications!

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Searching through the thousands of applications, videos, songs, photos, and ring tones for cell phones just became a little easier for me with Everythingformymobile. This site searches on any topic for media or applications that will work on mobile devices. After a few seconds of searching, videos would appear that I could easily upload to my own or my students' mobile devices.

Our iPhone for Moodle web application aks for your feedback

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An open community that can give support while developing any type of application is a strong benefit for any endeavor. All along people tested the web application. This enables everyone to come to the demo site and try the web application via their own devices. Today we have opened the demo site of the iPhone Moodle site I talked about in previous posts.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

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While Articulate continues to make small, trivial improvements to their apps, sadly most with emphasis on the old, traditional eLearning, Adobe has been working hard on innovating and solving big problems, that truly matter in today’s multi-screen and multi-device world. Recording directly from Mobile Devices. What a difference three short years make in technology. Conclusion.

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Search Engine for Mobile Applications!

Cell Phones in Learning

Searching through the thousands of applications, videos, songs, photos, and ring tones for cell phones just became a little easier for me with Everythingformymobile. This site searches on any topic for media or applications that will work on mobile devices. After a few seconds of searching, videos would appear that I could easily upload to my own or my students' mobile devices. Mobile Projects Teachers could search for mobile applications that perform functions that they are interesting in using for classroom projects.

Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

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Also factor in their use of and comfort with mobile devices. Make sure to KISS, demand low information density – whether it’s an application, or a content look-up, the need to keep is simple straightforward is very important given the context of use. Have a target device, allow for graceful degradation. Native application. Vs web application. Content pull?

Mobile Devices as Musical Devices

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Using an iPhone as a musical device is an interesting application of a cell phone.  While known as a music player designed to allow users to consume music, developers have created apps that can transform the iPhone  into a musical device to create music as well.  This, however, is not the only way to use an iPhone as a musical device.  The video below profiles experiments being conducted at Stanford University in using a mobile device such as an iPhone/iPod Touch to create a mobile phone orchestra.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

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This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. Mobile changes everything from the way we learn new things by interacting with information on our mobile devices, to the way we design the next generation of learning experiences for the mobile learner. The more devices you have for testing, the better.

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Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy

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The company goes on to say that: During the last years, our design studio has been involved in many different projects – from designing mainly websites and desktop software in our early days, to smartphone apps, prototypes for TV interfaces and more recently, applications for tablet devices. Working for all those devices was interesting and challenging. Send to Kindle.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

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multimedia authoring tool that goes beyond Flash and builds applications based on HTML5, Javascript, jQuery and CSS3 and works well on iOS and Android devices, and the latest HTML5-compatible browsers. One of the best tools, if you are already using Articulate, to convert your existing (Articulate based) courses to run on iPads, other tablets and mobile devices. It’s free! 2.

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Native Apps vs. Mobile Web: Pros and Cons [infographic]

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One of the questions I hear often with regards to mobile learning (mLearning) is whether companies should consider building mobile apps or developing mLearning that can be consumed by learners via browsers on mobile devices. The decision between building a mobile website or a mobile application is ultimately a decision unique to your business. If What do you think? Send to Kindle.

iBreathe, An Innovative Application to Allow Military Men and Women to Relax

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Reading about iBreathe at Information Week gets me thinking about the combination of real-time performance support and learning and how it integrates so well on the mobile device. I’ve never used this application of course, but the idea of it is very cool.

Free M-Learning Applications

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prolific developer of mobile applications, Tea Vui Huang, provides the tools he develops for free via his website; and many of his applications are either very useful for education, or are made-for-education. common handheld device found these days is the mobile phone, and most students have one - even if it’s an entry-level model. It’s brilliant.

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

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This has been possible due to a variety of factors – better, faster, cheaper smartphones, the advent of tablet computers, and an increasing awareness of the benefits and applicability of mobile learning. Practical, affordable and exciting devices available to enable learning on mobile. Concerns still revolve around basic device security and data security. Weaknesses. Threats.

From David Hockney to Photosynth: applications that build on social media content

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If you have not heard of it yet, I think you will like this application: photosynth of Microsoft. It is an application that builds on the result of social media applications that all of us help build together. This is an application that falls back on mobile devices or mobile learning in which the mobiles are used to capture pictures and add it to the group repository.

Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning

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There’s no other Industry in the world that was more affected by Apple refusing to embrace Adobe Flash in their iOS devices like the eLearning Industry. I don’t have the exact numbers but I would venture to say that more than 98% of all eLearning was/is based on Adobe Flash (i.e. The way I see it, if Apple had embraced Flash on iOS devices, all of us in eLearning would have been in a very comfortable situation and would have simply kept doing what we were doing publishing to Flash and called it a day. Let me explain. But what about the experience for mobile users?

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Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available

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Using Mobile Devices and Gaming as a Means of Building Vocabulary. GPS Navigation and Tracking Device. Developing Mobile Collaborative Learning Applications for Mobile Users. The International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) (Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011) has just published its latest issue. Most of the articles are on mobile learning. Nevena Mileva). Kwang B Lee).

Mobile Innovation – Using the Device as a Microscope

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Innovative thinkers are always finding new ways to leverage the power of the mobile device. We’ve seen the screen used for a flashlight, the device used as a compass and lots of other novelty oriented uses (just take a look at the iPhone’s app store). The image could be sent from the device to a doctor for analysis.

7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

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Undertaking a monumental job such as writing an application like Storyline from the ground up is no easy feat. Storyline is a standalone application that isn’t built on top of PowerPoint, however if you know how to use PowerPoint you are going to feel comfortable using Storyline. would like to see Articulate gradually expand beyond the iPad and into other mobile devices over time. First, let me start by congratulating everyone who works for Articulate for the launch of Storyline. However if there’s a company that can do it, that is certainly Articulate. Conclusion.

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