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The Emergence Of Mobile Learning For Higher Education In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

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Higher educational institutes across the globe are investing heavily to advance teaching and learning to cope with students’ needs in the emerging knowledge economy and information technology world. It is now investing heavily in IT for Saudi school systems and funding Mobile Learning projects, particularly in higher education institutions. JUSUR, LMS System. 5-Year CAGR. 23.8%.

Using Wireless and Mobile Technology to Enhance Teaching and Learning at School

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Mobile wireless eReader a sign of the ubiquitous future to come

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Having said that, as en educator and former libary worker, I can see several direct eduational applications, especially with the just announced Kindle 2 having the ability to read out its content. This is the future of mobile, wireless devices and why they are leading towards a true ubiquitous, everware future. Even small mobile devices now have the ability to connect wirelessly to all the information etc they need to be fully functioning. Tags: eReader Kindle wireless communications mobile eBook Amazon mobile/miniaturisation cloud computing wireless

Successfully implementing #mobile 2.0 within institute using participatory action research

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In a mere ten pages Thom Cochrane shares his learning path (the what, the how, the result) on using mobile social media in actual classes, getting other lecturers and tutors involved and providing a solid, research basis for changing education in favor of mobile learning within an institute building upon the Community of Practitioners method. fabulous and insightful read. and pedagogy 2.0

On-Campus Wireless Internet

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The topic of easy-to-use, reliable wireless access to the internet came to the fore today, so I thought I should write about it.  I heard from a number of people on our Yammer social network that they believed that our institution’s wireless service was difficult to connect to and only available in scattered areas around the campus.  Tags: General Pedagogy Situated Social Technical Wireless campus internet learning physical spaces wi-fi wifi Some of you may be thinking “can’t students just go use a computer lab?&#   To some extent, they can. 

Mobile Learning Conferences

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June 20-24, 2011 IEEE International Symposium on World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM), 12 th , Lucca, Italy. June 22-24, 2011 Mobilware2011 : International Conference on MOBILe Wireless MiddleWARE, Operating Systems and Applications, 4 th , London, the United Kingdom. July 18-21, 2011 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems , Seville, Spain. July 20-22, 2011 International Association for Development of the Information Society (IADIS) International Conference on Wireless Applications and Computing , Rome, Italy.

Masters thesis: ‘The Dawn of uLearning’

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Publish at Scribd or explore others: Academic Work wireless wifi. Tags: wifi wireless communications uLearning Connectivism mlearning mobile/miniaturisation cloud computing wireless education Future The dawn of uLearning: Jonathan Nalder Masters thesis. Authored by jnxyz. Hosted by Edublogs.

BLOG.MAGWEBBER.COM: Week 12 - Mobile, Wireless and Ubiquitous Learning

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Indiana University R685 - WebberBlog Main Navigation BLOG.MAGWEBBER.COM: Week 12 - Mobile, Wireless and Ubiquitous Learning Week 12 - Mobile, Wireless and Ubiquitous Learning This week we had a great synchronous session hosted by Dr Bonk with John Traxlar presenting from the UK and students engaging from all over the US, which was also taped for viewing asynchronously at a later time. 

A bit of #mobile phone history 1922 and onward

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The first dates back to 1922 and is called Eve''s wireless , and it seems this movie accounts the " Home-O-Fone ", which is based on the crystal radio (ah memories of my childhood electronic play-set that offered me a crystal radio as an easy bit of DIY option). education mLearning mobile mobile learning mobile technology multimedia OER great! And what do they phone? record operator!

Global Mobile Awards

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The category for this year was expanded to Best Mobile Innovation for Education or Learning and drew further entries. This category was created “to highlight the rapidly increasing convergence of the mobile and education sectors, and to highlight some of the key areas of genuine innovation in learning initiatives, products, services or applications throughout the world today.”

Just Another Mobile Phone Blog: St. Marys City Schools In Ohio, Verizon Wireless And GoKnow! Bring Wireless Technology To The Classroom

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Marys City Schools In Ohio, Verizon Wireless And GoKnow! Bring Wireless Technology To The Classroom Verizon Wireless and GoKnow! “What we wanted to do was to level the playing field for these kids,&# said Menchhofer, “To give them the most positive education experience possible, we knew we had to get creative and look for support from the community.&# GoKnow!,

Can your Smartphone do this?

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THIS is what the mobile, wireless, cloud computing, everywhere or ubiquitous computing is all about. For Education, there a few implications. Tags: remote access wireless communications mobile Connectivism smartphone homework mobile/miniaturisation wireless Future Not to start any disputes as to which Smartphone is better because several modern platforms are now capable of the feat I’m about to report,  but can your phone do this? ’ ReachMyFile ‘ provides easy, secure, instant access to remote files over cellular (3G, EDGE) and Wi-Fi networks&#.

Duke Digital Initiative into its fourth wireless year | EDC Blog

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Home About RSS Log in Duke Digital Initiative into its fourth wireless year Posted on January 30, 2009 by Hamish Filed Under Uncategorized As promised, I’d like to bring to your attention a few items regarding mobile learning (mLearning) and the way it’s being used in educational spheres. Its researchers were the ones who truly captivated the educational technology community with the radical experimentation they have undergone. Tags: education ipod university Duke University was the one that set the trend in motion. Subscribe What is RSS?

Mobile Learning in Canada: an Update

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Research and Education. The Mobile Experience Innovation Centre is a not-for-profit association that supports design leadership, experience innovation and applied research in Canada’s mobile and wireless industries. Balasubramanian , Education Specialist, Agriculture and Livelihoods, Commonwealth of Learning, in Vancouver, BC. The Mobile Learning consortium is comprised of post secondary institutes — Seneca College and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) — and educational publishing and technology companies. Rob is a vice-principal in Toronto.

Gathering of Educators using ubiquitous devices

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As one of 130 educators from around the world (and two from my institution Education Queensland), we logged on to hear real life stories of Universities and Schools that are integrating connected, mobile, wireless devices into their learning activities. interesting FYI: iPhone vs iPod Touch in education - ACU finds iPhone users more satisfied/ use the device a fair bit more.

mLearning-World.com: Review, Palm Treo 650

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, April 21, 2006 Review, Palm Treo 650 Recently I have been testing many of the new ‘all in one’ wireless products. Mostly these have included devices that are a combination of wireless phone and PDA. Open Discussion- Is There an Educational Laffer Cu.

Cell Phones in Education Part 2: Assistive Technology

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This allows schools to provide a wireless signal (many schools already have this for use with laptops) thus allowing students to access reference material, communicate on services such as Twitter or to publish to a global audience on a blog or wiki right from a cell phone. One of them is that assistive technology is specialized technology. 

mLearning-World.com: Sony PSP as Educational Handheld?

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, December 27, 2006 Sony PSP as Educational Handheld? Ive never been much of a gamer, and only recently have I delved into Second Life, however, with more and more educational games being made for the Sony PSP, Ive decided its time to jump into the foray. learing+2.0

mLearning-World.com: The iPod in Education - video overview

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, December 14, 2007 The iPod in Education - video overview //This new mLearn Vidcast looks at how the iPod can be used for educational purposes - over 7 different examples are detailed and demo’d, with practical uses of things such as quizzes, podcasts, audiobooks and more covered.

Instructional Design for Mediated Education | Blog | Location-Based Learning

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IDOS Blog IDT Roundtable Search Instructional Design for Mediated Education Blog Entry Location-Based Learning by Eruditio Loginquitas One comment 07 January 2010 In higher education, the uses of location-based learning seem to be limited to particular projects. The demand for learning contents in the mobile environment will be high, with top buyers being those from higher education and consumer segments. Privacy concerns (which arise with wireless connectivity) for users are fairly low but may change in the future. These ideas were strengthened in a recent webinar.

mLearning-World.com: Nokia gets educational with M4Girls pilot project. | GoMo News

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, May 02, 2008 Nokia gets educational with M4Girls pilot project. GoMo News Nokia gets educational with M4Girls pilot project. Open Discussion- Is There an Educational Laffer Cu. In a Nokia press release they expand on their aims. learing+2.0 Training. iTunes 7.7

Mobile Learning in Canada

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Research and Education. Balasubramanian , Education Specialist, Agriculture and Livelihoods, Commonwealth of Learning, in Vancouver, BC. It is called the Learning through Interactive Voice Educational System (LIVES) and is aimed at helping farmers in developing countries. The research carried out in CMER has real and immediate applications in mobile education and learning.

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TIME between TIMES: the joy of educating during a time of rapid technological change.

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In a few days, I get to present at a massive educational conference – Ulearn09 in Christchurch, New Zealand. This year there will be over 1700 educators present. I’m presenting the following paper. TIME between TIMES. : the joy of educating during a time of rapid technological change. Former teacher, now trainer and education consultant. Enjoy! link]. link].

free #mLearning journal iJIM new issue published

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This is a nice mLeanring journal to send your papers to (short and full papers). Great new issue with topics on mobile gaming, mobile collaborative learning design, mobile learning performance support, language learning and other. At the end you can also find two calls for papers, one is for a special issue of iJIM on the topic of VANETS (combination social computing and cars/vehicles). International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies(iJIM) has just published its latest issue at [link]. mobile research paper mobile learning call for papers

mLearning-World.com: Educational Development for the Gameboy Generation

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, February 14, 2006 Educational Development for the Gameboy Generation Educational Development for the Gameboy Generation An interesting opportunity is popping its head out in the future of M-Learning. Open Discussion- Is There an Educational Laffer Cu. Training.

mLearning-World.com: NLP in Education

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, December 12, 2006 NLP in Education This is something that most designers overlook, but is a great resource for eduction- NLP or Neuro-linguistic Programming. In the article, NLP in Education - A Magnificent Opportunity , Don A. Blackerby explores how we can use this in educational settings. would like to pose the question to my readers, have you used NLP or other psychological tool in your educational models? Or, what is the greater purpose or vision?

Mobiles, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing Merge — MobileBeyond

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As mobile smart phone applications, mobile data, the wireless Internet and smartphones morphed into location aware systems, the need for augmented reality disappeared. After all, people across the globe equally shared mobile assistance systems (MAS), wireless devices worn around the neck or embedded into clothing or the human brain, neural nets connected to the Cloud. All became real.

mLearning-World.com: E-Learning Queen: The Thinking Persons Sims for Business and Education

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, December 06, 2006 E-Learning Queen: The Thinking Persons Sims for Business and Education Reference on simulation tools & strategy for later reading. Open Discussion- Is There an Educational Laffer Cu. From mLearnopedia: April - June Hot List: Mobile L. Training. iTunes 7.7

mLearning-World.com: Podcast: How M-Learning is Enhancing Education

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, August 21, 2006 Podcast: How M-Learning is Enhancing Education This 34 minute recording provides coverage of the 2005 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference Session entitled Learning-on-the-Go: How M-Learning is Enhancing Education. ► 04/19 - 04/26 (2) Now on Twitter iLearn program launching next year ► 03/01 - 03/08 (1) Mobile wireless eReader a sign of the ubiquitous f. Open Discussion- Is There an Educational Laffer Cu. Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to.

First thoughts on #iPhone4S and #iOS5 Apple event -from an Educator #Slide2learn #ADEANZ #ADEuc8ors

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Just reading thru some of the details about the announcements overnight – now 500,000 apps – oops, I mean 500,000 potential learning resources. I’ve been thinking what’s in it for educators – not much this time. No updated iPod touch, and seemingly no price drop either to compensate. Will be useful as we upgrade our personal phones over time to have AirPlay mirroring on the new iPhone 4S though, and the amazing looking new camera. Posted via email from Jonathan Nalder. uLearning

Cloud Computing: money and mobilty

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Well, ‘wirelessly’ might be a better way of putting it - because its the development of the wireless internet that is making this rather fanciful sounding idea a very real possibility as the tech industry goes forward. eLearning Education for the iPod Generation. cloud utility computing wireless computingby Jonathan Nalder mLearnxyz.net So what does mobile learning have to do with ‘cloud computing’? And just what is ‘cloud computing’? Anyone who has been into tech for even 10 years will remember the big step it was to buy that first PC. So did our next PC - a 386.

mLearning-World.com: More Podcasting Educational Resources

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, October 02, 2006 More Podcasting Educational Resources My wife is a Music and Spanish teacher at a local private school and Ive been working with her for the past few months on how she can enhance her teaching through mLearning and other technology. One can find a lot of education podcasts links in a new site Learn On The Go - education & learning podcast directory. Open Discussion- Is There an Educational Laffer Cu. Applicable for all levels. Good links.

Education users of Apps: WE MUST TELL developers- Pls make yor apps proxy aware!! #slide2learn #edapp #iear #ADEANZ #iPadEd

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For a long time on an education discussion list that I manage for teachers using mobile devices, one of the most complained about topics has been the apps that just don’t work in environments (read- schools) that have authenticated network setups. However, those in the know have now stopped complaining about our wireless network as we have discovered that in fact the apps that don’t work are those that are not ‘proxy-aware’ – ie. apps that don’t have a built in means for passing information past a proxy setting. uLearning

spread the word: Telemedicine/eHealth Training Workshop at the Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp - Belgium

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Fixed and wireless telecommunication networks Tele-education, distance learning: tools, courses Still-images versus on-line tools; low cost videoconferencing systems for medical application Developing a framework for evaluation Funding opportunities and partnerships (e.g., The workshop has a strong and good outcome, so feel free to send a request if you are interested.

Educational Moblogging | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Educational Moblogging 29 05 2006 Moblogging is the practice of being able to update an online journal (or “web log&# – or “blog&# for short) using a mobile device. How can educators use moblogs? Since early 2006, a number of services have sprung up, presenting moblogging as a new, viable option for learning activities. One that is already in use by teachers here at CIT is moblog.co.uk , which allows users to create free accounts. Ubiquette.

Cell Phones in Learning Radio Show: Wed May 20th: Interview with California Educator Joe Wood

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Peggy_G says to (00:38:46): that's a great tip about asking for educator accounts (free) Peggy_G says to (00:39:07): remember the milk has reminders on Google calendars which I can get on my iphone Peggy_G says to (00:39:36): Paul Wood?? when we opened the wireless on a Friday night for a conference event, within 10 minutes there were at least 50 students on it :-) Resourceful!! Chat Transcript: Liz Kolb says (00:31:47): Welcome everyone! We are talking with Joe Wood today! Liz Kolb says (00:34:31): Is anyone having a hard time hearing Jeff? Liz Kolb says (00:40:20): Hi Paul!

Cell Phones in Learning Radio Show: Wed May 20th: Interview with California Educator Joe Wood

Cell Phones in Learning

Peggy_G says to (00:38:46): that's a great tip about asking for educator accounts (free) Peggy_G says to (00:39:07): remember the milk has reminders on Google calendars which I can get on my iphone Peggy_G says to (00:39:36): Paul Wood?? when we opened the wireless on a Friday night for a conference event, within 10 minutes there were at least 50 students on it :-) Resourceful!! Chat Transcript: Liz Kolb says (00:31:47): Welcome everyone! We are talking with Joe Wood today! Liz Kolb says (00:34:31): Is anyone having a hard time hearing Jeff? Liz Kolb says (00:40:20): Hi Paul!

Designing Good Educational Podcasts | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Designing Good Educational Podcasts 15 06 2006 Andy Ramsden, a Learning Technology Advisor at Bristol University in the UK recently posted up a great guide for educators designing podcasts. It contains a number of practical tips, gathered from practical experience, and is available as a three page downloadable PDF file from his mobile learning blog. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning. Ubiquette. learning device for $60.

Free IRRODL issue: #research papers in online learning performance & behaviour

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great read as it offers holistic insights to interdisciplinary educational researchers. collaborative learning education eLearning flipped classroom journals mobile learning online learning researchIRRODL just published its latest special issue on research papers in online learning performance and behaviour. In this issue psychological, cognitive and emotional elements of online learning take up a good part of the articles.

Defining Mobile Learning Isn’t Enough | Knowledge Management System (KMS) Blog

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Plus, I have a very talented student right now who is working on a dissertation about mobile learning in higher education , and she has caused me to spend some sleepless nights thinking a lot about this. Ferry (eds.),  New technologies, new pedagogies: Mobile learning in higher education , Faculty of Education, University of Wollongong, Australia. What are your thoughts so far?