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How to Integrate Sales Management Software With Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

If you’re using the Salesforce CRM, mobile learning is both accessible by your sales force and can be reported on by your management team. Mobile Apps Mobile Strategy context mobile apps for sales performance support sales enablement Salesforce

Choosing a free on- and offline #reference software: Zotero

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But same is true for Mendeley and Endnote is a commercial software); You can add multimedia files as well as text files; And last but not least: I would think a mobile option will be built, but in the mean time the Zotero community is posting trials with android tablets. After having a closer look at Mendeley , Zotero and Endnote , I decided that Zotero would be the tool for me.

Celtx a free and open source software for developing eLearning storyboards

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Celtx is a great storyboard software. This software is also useful if you want to construct a podcast which is in high need of a good narrative structure. Writing or drawing up a storyboard can be difficult by itself, but by using software which enables you to break up the script into useful bits for the entire team, you will safe time for all. It just upgraded to their 1.0

7 Trends in Learning Technologies From #FocusOnLearn

Float Mobile Learning

Conferences analytics assessment software augmented reality big data content library DemoFest eLearning FocusOn Interactive Video Interoperability microlearning mobile collaboration OnPoint Digital performance support RISC robotics video xAPICurious about the innovations you may have missed at this year's FocusOn Learning Conference & Expo?

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

Solution #1: Build Using the Native App SDK The first potential solution, if you have the re- sources, is to outsource development to mobile development vendors who under- stand how to program in the native app’s SDK (software development kit). HTML5 just means that there is a new version (think versions of software, like PowerPoint. began. Unlike prescribed IT hardware. devices?

eLearning is dead! Multi-screen learning is the next big thing.

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Finally, there’s the comfort zone of using rapid eLearning software that rely heavily on PowerPoint slides, in order to publish Flash-based learning? If you are still using antiquated software that produces Flash-based eLearning, you are missing out and doing your learners a disservice. single experience across multiple screens is the holy grail of computing these days.

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

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Back in 2012 you would have been hard-pressed to find anything exciting in version 6 of Adobe Captivate, in fact most of the cool stuff at the time was coming from Adobe’s competitors, namely Articulate with their new Storyline software and their latest iteration of Articulate Studio. What a difference three short years make in technology. Adobe Captivate Draft for iPad. Conclusion.

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Reference Software for Cell Phones

Cell Phones in Learning

Using Mobile Query , teachers and students can load free reference software onto any cell phone. The software options include spell check, a dictionary, a thesaurus, email, highway traffic information, and even stock market quotes. By loading this software onto students' cell phones, their mobile devices immediately become a reference tool for driving, English language skills, and even business. An immediate application of this software would be for a business class where students have "bought" stocks and are following them on the market. mobilequery

Reference Software for Cell Phones

Cell Phones in Learning

Using Mobile Query , teachers and students can load free reference software onto any cell phone. The software options include spell check, a dictionary, a thesaurus, email, highway traffic information, and even stock market quotes. By loading this software onto students' cell phones, their mobile devices immediately become a reference tool for driving, English language skills, and even business. An immediate application of this software would be for a business class where students have "bought" stocks and are following them on the market.

7 Things About Sales Enablement Software Tools You Need to Know

Float Mobile Learning

A new white paper from Float surveys 108 sales enablement software solutions to get insight on today''s trends and what''s coming next. Mobile Strategy Research performance support sales enablement white paper

Location Blogging for Free without Software!

Cell Phones in Learning

And Flagr works with just about any basic cell phone (no smartphones needed), and no need to download software! Finally! After much research I have found a great and free web2.0 application that couples with cell phones for location blogging. It is called Flagr. Flagr allows anyone to create an account. Once you create an account, you just click on Create a New Map. Flag away! twitter flag

Location Blogging for Free without Software!

Cell Phones in Learning

And Flagr works with just about any basic cell phone (no smartphones needed), and no need to download software! Finally! After much research I have found a great and free web2.0 application that couples with cell phones for location blogging. It is called Flagr. Flagr allows anyone to create an account. Once you create an account, you just click on Create a New Map. Flag away!

Great free animation software and an off key eLearning tune

Ignatia Webs

If you only have a limited budget, but you do have a need to build scenarios that show human-to-human communication, this might be a good software to use. There are many software's on the market for building your own animated movie, but someone suggested Moviestorm and indeed it works magnificently! To get my audio edited I used the free audio editing software Audacity.

Response to a PC-era’s review of the XO Tablet

uLearning Blog

So whatever hardware design one prefers (and lets face it, cheap but decent bluetooth keyboards can be used with the XO tablet very easily – some even combine with a case) IF the software is lacking then you can do very little with them, or at least very little in comparison to what’s in the Play Store and App Store. Go here to read it. link]. Here FYI was my response.

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

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For a long time, I have thought that the e-Learning and m-Learning tools that support Responsive Web Design principles would win big in this space and was always disappointed that with every new version, vendors would come out of their software, no one was implementing RWD. OMD research: viewers switch devices regularly while the TV is on (Image credit: Nathan Daniels). The Web. No No Apps.

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6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

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I absolutely love software, apps, applications, extensions, plug-ins, add-ons, whatever you want to call it. Because one of my passions is to review software and as I’m doing it, I’m always coming up with ways I think the software could be better, it’s just part of my DNA I suppose. still go to Church of course. Probably why I still love keyboard shortcuts. Fun times.

Cell phone software created for visually impaired learning.

Cell Phones in Learning

A new software has been developed for cell phones by K-NFB Reading Technology and the National Federation of the Blind, in order to help visually impaired people "see". Hopefully the software will be expanded for a variety of cell phones so any student with a basic camera cell phone can download the software and use it in their learning. Very cool!

Cell phone software created for visually impaired learning.

Cell Phones in Learning

A new software has been developed for cell phones by K-NFB Reading Technology and the National Federation of the Blind, in order to help visually impaired people "see". Hopefully the software will be expanded for a variety of cell phones so any student with a basic camera cell phone can download the software and use it in their learning. Very cool!

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

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Articulate in my experience builds software that is not only aesthetically pleasing but also intuitive and easy to use. remember the first time I installed Articulate Engage, I thought this is how software should be built, it’s beautiful and engaging. Storyline approaches making software simulations in a whole new ways as compared to Adobe Captivate. Storyline also comes with a feature called Action Fine-tuning, which allows you to go back and make fine adjustment to your software simulations. However if there’s a company that can do it, that is certainly Articulate.

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10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]

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You now have options for starting a blank project, a project based on your own project template or from a PowerPoint file, from a software simulation, a video demo and of course now for designing a Responsive project. There’s no such thing as a perfect software and I’m sure there are flaws in Captivate 8, too. eLearning. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 9, 2015. link]. 2.

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New Issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies

Mobile Learning Edge

Software Tool to Visualize Verbal Protocols to Enhance Strategic and Metacognitive Abilities in Basic Programming. The latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (Vol. 5, No. 3) and is available as a free download (but you have to register on the site). Here is the Table of Contents: Global Telecommunications Security: Effects of Geomagnetic Disturbances. McManus, H.H. Carr, B.M. Adams. Carlos A. Arévalo, Estela L. Muñoz, Juan M. Gómez. Collaborative Rural Healthcare Network: A Conceptual Model. U. Raja, D.J. McManus, J.M. Hardin, B.C. Haynes.

Guided Tuor of OverDrive: Borrowing Audiobooks from Public Libraries

The Mobile Learner

audiobooks ebooks edushifts mobilelearning software mlearning mobile learningAs a followup to my previous post titled “ Revisiting the Notion of Audiobooks and Public Libraries “, the image below is linked to a guided tour of the Overdrive.  The model is interesting too as it works on the same check-out principal used for physical books from the public library. 

Soloway explains his mobile learning software

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The Mobile Learning Environment software enables schools (and companies) to deliver learning content to cell phones and computers. Tags: Mobile Learning micro learning proprietary school software usa youtube Elliot Soloway is not a stranger to many people in the field of e-learning and m-learning, in this short and interesting video he demonstrates his mobile learning products and endorses cell phones in classrooms. In the last few months, there have been several press releases by Soloway, the University of Michigan and his company so I took a short look at his website goknow.com.

continuing the quest for a visual scroll software

Ignatia Webs

For a couple of months I have been searching for a software that I would describe as a visual mindmap meets google earth through a sketching pad and with tags. I am someone who sketches/doodles a lot (not good, but still I love it). The only problem is up until now I did not find a software that gave me the possibility to use my visual mind. Of course not the drawing is a problem, I use a designpad to put my sketches on digital format, but there is no software to my knowledge that enables a google earth like mapping of visuals. make visual mindmap's, but not textual ones.

CCK08 Free and reliable open source software for YOU and all of us

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Connecting to others, is enabled by open source software. The open source community celebrated Software Freedom Day on 20 September. In the past decade, free and open source software (FOSS) has become one of the major catalysts in increasing transparency by lowering the barrier to access the best software technologies. You get MediaPortal as Open Source software.

The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

mLearning Revolution

That is exactly what Mayra did for this post using the new Camtasia Studio 8 software. Re-Thinking Traditional Software Simulations. Speaking of embracing simplicity in our learning design, perhaps it’s also time for us to re-think traditional software simulations, especially as we start thinking multi-screen design. Video and the Flipped Classroom. link]. link]. link].

QRcode – where can you get the software to read barcodes

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But what if you do have a cell phone with a camera, but you did not get QR-code software to read these codes? No problem, it is really easy to find software to read these codes if you follow the steps below. have been looking around for software that is customized for as many cell phones as possible. During this quest I found QuickMark a software company based in Taiwan.

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. Patterns for Multiscreen Strategies.

7 Microinteractions You will Love in the new Articulate Studio 13 [Review]

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Dan defines microinteractions , as the smallest details that delight customers and keep them coming back to the software, or the app, or the web page, or a particular smartphone or tablet, or even the physical appliances we use every day. Here’s a drag-and-drop question I did in about 10 minutes as I was testing the software: Articulate Quizmaker Drag-and-drop sample. 7.

Tablets will replace PCs but not in the way you Think

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printing problems, no optical drives (for backups I suppose), and that they won’t run power software, including Adobe Photoshop, Avid Studio, and Microsoft OneNote. (image credit: [link]. I’m fully convinced that mobile devices, especially Tablets, will eventually replace our traditional desktop PCs! What are you thoughts? Send to Kindle.

Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

Upside Learning

Even within platforms, one encounters significant variance of hardware and software features. Find a problem with learning or performance first , think about learning next, and mobile learning last. This is somewhat analogous to “If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.” Ask if there will be a real benefit for the user. Content pull? Collaboration? Native application.

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

Development platforms for mobile are easy-to-use and do not involve most of the complications associated with desktop or system software. For over two years now, we have not only just been hearing about mobile learning but also actively understanding and working on it. number of these posts can be found at this link. Weaknesses. No more just a buzzword or science fiction. Opportunities.

Healthcare…Mobile devices…lessons for learning?

Mobile Learning Edge

Use of identity authentication, encryption, tracking/trace software and anti-malware, 2. Two questions: Do you let employees use their personal mobile devices for learning?  How do you protect company information on their device? Well, having recently used our healthcare system I was surprised when I was offered a photocopy of my results to take to my Dr.    This was a kind gesture and made me think of ease of patient information access.  We have been dabbling in electronic access to patient information here in Canada.  Why are we waiting to share information face-to-face? link].

The New Articulate Storyline iPad App and mLearning [VIDEOS]

mLearning Revolution

Easy-to-use triggers, powerful interactive objects as well as slide layers allowed me to create an interactive infographic with a software application that as Tom Kuhlmann describes it, democratizes eLearning. Mayra Aixa Villar: As Instructional Designers, every day, we look for that spark of inspiration that can help us design our next eLearning project. Send to Kindle.

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Mobile Learning at TEDxLondon

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build software to support their learning – regularly making use of mobile phones as a stimulus. They take refurbished smartphones, with some educational software and tools installed onto them, and use them to improve teaching and learning. Ubuntu. Ubuntu is an African concept that doesn’t translate easily into English. It is an awesome word. I try to live my life by it. And where.

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

mLearning Revolution

Don’t get me wrong, there are some nice new feature in version 7, however I cannot find that game-changing feature that I think every software upgrade needs to have, the ‘killer app’ if you will. It’s not even this particular version that disappoints me; it’s the overall lack of vision that Adobe has clearly shown in this release. Fast Forward One Year Later. Conclusion.

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10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

mLearning Revolution

One Acrobat.com service I thought about was having a light-weight version of Adobe Captivate as part of Acrobat.com that would enable customers to do simple screen recordings or even software simulations, that could be shared and posted everywhere, on YouTube for example, or even right on Acrobat.com somehow. So much for that. Let me explain. Simply Brilliant! Nothing to Download.

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Understanding how the new Quizzes work in Adobe Captivate 5.5 [VIDEO]

mLearning Revolution

software, you can find the rules HERE. I hope you are enjoying learning more about our new Adobe Captivate 5.5 and Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 releases , and also that you have had a chance to download the trials and take the new features for a spin. One thing I’m really excited about is our new Quizzes in Adobe Captivate 5.5 Please check out and let me know what you think. eLearning

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Do Learners on Mobile really know what they want in mLearning?

mLearning Revolution

think the reason why eLearning tools vendors are rushing to market with a “ one size fits all ” solution for eLearning and mLearning, where the tools are simply converting existing desktop eLearning to HTML5, is because when they asked their customers what they wanted next in their software, for the most part what they heard was “I just want to have my learners access my stuff on the iPad.” While I was tracking the #mLearnCon hashtag on Twitter last week, I saw this tweet from Jay, whom I believe was attending Lasher’s session. What are your thoughts?

March Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning March 1, 2011 to March 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Getting Started With Mobile Learning? Rapid Intake Mobile Learning , March 1, 2011 Other Sources The following are the top items based on social signals. How are non-profits using text messaging? March 28, 2011 Is Mobile Learning A Reality Now?