Trending Sources

SCORM Implementation For Mobile Devices

mlearnopedia delicious

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. Availability of required technology/software like J2ME, a compatible browser. Mobile browsers now almost fully support JavaScript and this makes it possible to implement SCORM using JS support.

3 Reasons Why You Should Update to Sandbox Web Browser 2.0 for iOS

Float Mobile Learning

This now-free whitelist Web browser now includes support for mobile device management (MDM). Mobile Apps iOS 8 Sandbox whitelist WKWebView

6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design

mLearning Revolution

OMD research: viewers switch devices regularly while the TV is on (Image credit: Nathan Daniels). How many devices do you own? What about you, how many devices do you own? According to Cisco, by the end of 2014, the number of mobile-connected devices exceeded the number of people on earth, and by 2017, there will be nearly 1.4 mobile devices per capita.

Future 124

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

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. Claro.

Tools 98

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. dissemination of the past, these devices are often being introduced in the workplace. do we take advantage of these devices to deploy learning content and how do we. devices?

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

mLearning Revolution

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. Having said that, I personally think that going the mobile web route is a better way to go for mLearning. What do you think?

Revisiting the Native Apps vs. Web Apps Debate

The Mobile Learner

When I wrote on this topic before ( that post can be found here ), i focused on presenting both side of the debate. I’ve started to think about this debate again after recently listening to the Search Engine Podcast episode “ Tim Berners Less: The Search Engine Interview “ While the browser is king on computers, when it comes to mobile devices, it’s still not clear which type of access to the internet will dominate. myself tend to use native apps more often on my mobile devices. Both native apps and web apps are improving all the time.

Revisiting the Native Apps vs. Web Apps Debate

The Mobile Learner

When I wrote on this topic before ( that post can be found here ), i focused on presenting both side of the debate. I’ve started to think about this debate again after recently listening to the Search Engine Podcast episode “ Tim Berners Less: The Search Engine Interview “ While the browser is king on computers, when it comes to mobile devices, it’s still not clear which type of access to the internet will dominate. myself tend to use native apps more often on my mobile devices. Both native apps and web apps are improving all the time.

Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands

Mobile Learning Edge

Here are two examples, both involving mobile. It works best using Google’s Chrome browser, but its connection to mobile is that it demonstrates some of the new possibilities of HTML5, a standard that will be supported by all new mobile devices, including Apple. Developers of both mobile and internet apps need to pay attention to the capabilities of HTML5.

Thoughts on the Current State of Mobile Devices

The Mobile Learner

Only a few short years ago, when mobile devices were still mainly cell phones and music players, the thought of a mobile revolution supplanting the computer revolution seemed distant. However, we have seen a major shift in the way we use communication technologies mainly because wireless access to the Internet has improved dramatically and major investments have been made, and continue to be made, in mobile hardware and software. What will the immediate future of mobility look like? Desktop vs. Mobile OS. Desktop vs. Laptop vs. Netbook vs. Tablet.

Moving Forward with a Mobile Strategy

The Mobile Learner

While this does demonstrate that shifts in strategies do not occur without some growing pains, it is clear that there is huge growth potential for business to connect with their customers online through mobile devices. People always have their mobile devices with them and more and more, mobile devices are becoming the access gateway to information and other content.

Top 7 Myths Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

When it comes to mobile learning myths and misconceptions abound. These myths are holding back widespread adoption of mobile learning in the workplace. This is the most common misconception about mlearning which leads you to evaluate how to implement elearning on mobile devices. Mobile learning is much more than just learning on the move. It’s not secure.

Converting a DVD from a windows pc onto a mobile device in 10 steps

Ignatia Webs

If you have a documentary or a movie you made on history that you can distribute on mobile devices, you can deliver it to your learners in advance of a field trip. During the last couple of months colleagues of mine (and family) have been asking to give them an easy way to rip and convert DVD movies to a format that works on their mobile device. Step 2. Step 3. Step 4.

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

As per data published by Good Technology in their Good Technology Device Activations Report | Q1 2012 , the iPad 2 averaged 17.7 The only two devices to do better than the iPads were the iPhone 4s and the iPhone4. You can view the output in any browser that displays HTML5 content, including iOS (iPhone and iPad) devices. with HTML5 Converter. into HTML5 format. Thanks!

Tools 61

A better mobile browser | Mobile Learning

mLearning

Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact A better mobile browser 8 09 2006 This isn’t news by any stretch, but worth posting – just for the record. With the desktop browser market fiercely competed by Microsoft Explorer and Firefox, Opera have designed and implemented the best web browsers around for mobile devices. learning device for $60. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning. Ubiquette.

Flash For Mobile Is Dead

Upside Learning

To further reinforce that thought, Adobe announced just yesterday that it has ceased development on the Flash mobile browser plug-in. So while they may have abandoned the mobile plug-in space, they may  have something as a replacement up their sleeves, which should be interesting. Future Technology Mobile Learning HTML5 HTML5 and Flash

Flash 47

Moving Forward with a Mobile Strategy

The Mobile Learner

With smartphones ushering in the mobile revolution, companies again are scrambling to shift their strategies and to format their advertising and sales access points from computer to mobile and from computer browsers to mobile apps.  I recently read an article on TechCrunch which described how big brands struggled to connect to customers and leverage their audience during Super Bowl XLVII as they used a computer browser strategy to try and connect with mobile users.  Developing a mobile strategy in education does not come without effort.

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

HTML5 is being touted as the future of the mobile web and essential for any web-based mLearning – but is it really? And if HTML5 is key to delivering eLearning on the iPad, but unless your organisation is adopting the iPad as the ‘preferred’ device, HTML5 may not be the best option for developing your eLearning. So, on to the next hot topic of going mobile are – Apps.

The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]

mLearning Revolution

There’s nothing in there that addresses real solutions for today’s trending topics, such as Cloud computing, Mobile Learning, Responsive Design, Adaptive publishing, Mobile Apps, etc. There’s a mobile revolution out there and is passing this once-great product by, in the way Kodak was left behind in the new digital age. Fast Forward One Year Later. Conclusion.

Mobile Learning Has A Promising Future In India

Upside Learning

It is a well-known fact that Mobile learning hasn’t yet picked up steam within India. The primary reason for this being the low rates of mobile internet penetration in our country. came across a report on the McKinsey Quarterly website titled – Can India lead the mobile-Internet revolution ? would love to know what you think about the future of mobile learning in India.

Mobile Enables Informal Learning

Upside Learning

spoke (for 5 min) on how mobile enables informal learning. Bersin & Associates put forward a framework of 3 different forms of Informal Learning and suggest mobile could be the technology to make these happen. To me, this is the real potential of mobile, which organizations should strive to achieve. The backend (or the administrator side) is browser based.

This Week in mLearning Podcast – Episode 6 – Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

mLearning Revolution

Tips for developing a BYOD strategy. 8- What does this mean to eLearning developers? 9-  Webinar “ Learning Interactions On Mobile Devices. Your browser does not support the audio element. Mobile Learning Podcast BYOD mLearning What Works? What Doesn’t? held on 15th May, 2012 and hosted by   Robert Gadd. 10- Apps of the week: Prezi Viewer for iPad and Skitch for iPad. Send to Kindle.

10 mLearning Lessons I Learned from reading Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski [Book Review]

mLearning Revolution

I love Mobile and everything that it represents. enjoy the simplicity of mobile. suppose you can say that I think “ mobile-first ” and everything else, including desktop-second. This is why I’m a big fan of Luke Wroblewski’s book entitled Mobile First. Mobile is the future and we must to be part of it. Time is precious on mobile.”

Here’s how Adobe Captivate 6 could have been a Game-Changer for mLearning

mLearning Revolution

called it a sign of the mobile times, because I believe they did so many things right around mobile throughout their 14 apps that make up the Suite. Take for example how Dreamweaver CS6 is helping web designers develop adaptive layouts for multi-device publishing. It shows the team is on top of what’s important to the mobile world we live in today. That’s it.

Games 53

ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we recently supported ASTD research on Mobile Learning , a report around that was released in May 2012. Here’s the slide deck/video from that webinar: Tablets as part of mobile learning mix : although not the same as mobile phones, tablets are included in the study as part of mobile learning devices.

mLearning-World.com: Learning with Mobile Devices, Whats the Best Way?- From the eLearning Queen

mLearning World

skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, September 18, 2006 Learning with Mobile Devices, Whats the Best Way?- While it is true that one of the key benefits of mobile learning is the convenience, perhaps the most overlooked aspect is cognitive receptivity. The mobile learning device (mp3 player, pda, video player, laptop, smartphone, etc.), can help the student capture content when he/she is at the highest level of cognitive receptivity. From mLearnopedia: April - June Hot List: Mobile L.

EduGeek Journal » Blog Archive » Mobile Pedagogy And Mobile Devices

mlearnopedia delicious

EduGeek Journal Proud Sponsor of Your Future Entries (RSS) Comments (RSS) Home About Us Memory Lane Wednesday, September 15, 2010 (11:52 am) Mobile Pedagogy And Mobile Devices Posted by: Matt Crosslin In: LMS New Vision | Mobile Devices As much as I see written about mobile devices in education, I rarely see anything that includes what I am calling mobile pedagogy (for lack of better words). 

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. As I stated in the previous post assessing my 2010 predictions, the size and complexity of mobile learning projects/programs will continue to expand across all geographical and line-of-business boundaries. a.k.a. Prediction #2. Bullseye!

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011. After such an exciting and rewarding 2010, my predictions for the coming year seem broader and more varied given the fast changing dynamics of the marketplace and accelerated adoption of mobile learning by organizations of all sizes. 1. Device Diversity is the “New Normal”. Mobile Apps Become Essential to Enterprise mLearning. mLearning Engagements Expand. Pad/Tablet Use Explodes !

A Mobile Game World

Upside Learning

The second was the phenomenal incursion of mobile phones, it seems everyone carried one and many individuals were absorbed in its use through their commute. There is a stepping away from the ‘hardcore’ gaming metaphor to a more accessible and casual mobile gaming metaphor. It just goes to show the ubiquity of mobile games and metaphors emanating from them.

Games 33

Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

What is mLearning? A: mLearning or Mobile Learning is designed specifically for mobile devices, mostly for learners who are constantly on the move or do not have regular access to traditional learning methodologies. What are the limitations of mobile learning? A: None, if you do it for the right reasons and in the right way. Can mobile learning be applied for agents.

Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]

mLearning Revolution

recently had a number of epiphanies on mobile when I purchased a Windows 8 Samsung Ultrabook, touch-enabled laptop. Watch the video I recorded below as I demonstrate each of these points. I’m a Google Search and Google browser user, but I do give kudos to the Microsoft Bing and Internet Explorer teams, who worked on these native Windows 8 versions of their products. Conclusion.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

mLearning Trends

Here on the last day of the year, I offer my predications for the big and shaping trends we’ll see in the enterprise mobile learning space for 2012. As in the past, this year’s list includes predictions across a gamut of new technologies, consumer/buyer trends plus a few anticipated seismic shifts in the world of business that should collectively reshape the landscape for the adoption and accelerated growth of mobile learning for businesses. Mobile Learning Goes Mainstream. and will simply state “we need to offer learning to our workers via their omnipresent mobiles!”

10 steps to convert a DVD into a #mobile format

Ignatia Webs

If you have a documentary or a movie you made on history that you can distribute on mobile devices, you can deliver it to your learners in advance of a field trip. During the last couple of months colleagues of mine (and family) have been asking to give them an easy way to rip and convert DVD movies to a format that works on their mobile device. Step 2. Step 3. Step 4.

Video 34

mLearning #research focus: new features of #html5 for future offline #mLearning

Ignatia Webs

In the following the three most important new features with respect to mobile learning scenarios will be presented shortly: Canvas: With the new CANVAS implementation HTML5 provides the possibility for an easy and flexible provision of 2D graphics. The Manifest is used by browsers to download these files and load them to a local filesystem, allowing offline operation. WebWorker : is a simplification to work with threads in a web environment, since the browser controls the threads; it is not possible to manipulate from Javascript. mLearning mLearn research html5 paper

mLearning: ‘Using Your Senses’

mLearning is Good

desktop and mobile device). So I don’t discount the value of mobile courseware, I just think that the design community often forgets to think about the differentiation between mobile devices and desktop computers. Besides the always on, always connected, always with you nature of mobile devices, they also have a number of different sensors that we can utilize in our learning design. Obviously, there are several considerations when building a mobile learning application. So how can you start to use these in your designs? link].

The Mobile Learning Engine (MLE) for Moodle

mLearning

One recent interesting development in mobile learning has been the creation of mobile interfaces for Online Learning Environments.  Here at the University of Canberra, I’ve been investigating one particular extension for the University’s new Moodle-based learning environment: the free and open source Mobile Learning Engine (MLE). Authored by Leonard Low.

Google Chrome for iOS’ Killer App: A Singular Browsing Experience

mLearning Revolution

From all the amazing news Google shared at this year’s I|O conference, to me the biggest one was the availability of the Google Chrome browser for iPad and iPhone. still immediately made it my mobile web browser of choice. To me, the real killer app is that it allows me to have a singular browsing experience  across most of my connected desktop PCs and mobile devices.

The Continued Growth of the Mobile Web

The Mobile Learner

Recent numbers from Opera are showing massive growth of the mobile web.  Through statistics gathered from their popular mobile web browser Opera Mini , it appears that we are finally beginning to see mobile access to the Internet as a viable option for teachers and for students. currently use Opera Mini on my Blackberry and see it as a viable option for web browsing from a mobile device.  Tags: Mobilelearner browser mobilebrowsing mobilelearning

Five Myths of Mobile Learning

mlearnopedia delicious

I’ve been occupied with writing a paper to promote the adoption of mobile learning amongst corporates and enterprises. While trawling through multiple web-links, a pattern of myths about mobile learning emerges. Devices lack in screen and key size and processing power - It’s said quite often that as compared to personal computers, mobile devices lack the large physical interface devices (keyboard, monitor, mouse, printer…) that personal computers provide. Today’s devices have large usable screens, and full QWERTY keyboards.