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Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available

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The International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) (Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011) has just published its latest issue. Here is the Table of Contents: Mobile Tourist Guide – An Intelligent Wireless System to Improve Tourism, using Semantic Web. Most of the articles are on mobile learning. Hosam El-Sofany, Samir Abou El-Seoud). Nevena Mileva). Kwang B Lee).

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

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Vote for Mobile Commons as Most Innovative Technology

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We’re very excited that we’ve been nominated for an “Innovative Technology” award by Capital Business and the Northern Virginia Technology Council. The four companies in each category that get the most votes will get the chance to “pitch” their technology to Capital-area business leaders and explain why it solves a real-world problem.

JNXYZ training site debuts

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Just a quick post to let readers know I have launched the beta version of a site dedicated to those who need innovative training for their staff around technology and learning.

Wireless power vision by Intel versus microwave health risks

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During the latest Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, California, one of the topics in the visionary keynote was wireless power. Justine Rattner, Intel's vice president, demonstrated a Wireless Resonant Energy Link (WREL) to power a 60-watt light bulb without the use of a plug or wire of any kind, which is more than is needed for a typical laptop.

Mobile Learning in Canada: an Update

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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. Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) both on the same campus in Oshawa, Ontario, provide a mobile learning environment and resources on campus. 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.

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Looking forward to @EmotivInsight for self-determined learning

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Practically, what does it say it can do: "Emotiv Insight is a sleek, 5 channel, wireless headset that records your brainwaves and translates them into meaningful data you can understand. cognitive brain creativity eLearning informal learning learner interaction learning mobile technology research Brainwear that would enable enhanced learning monitoring? Nice stuff it seems.

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

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It also depends on what you want to do with it and how easy you can get used to technology. The iPhone is above all an incredibly easy phone to use (very intuitive in its user interface), so for those not that comfortable with technology, the iPhone is the way to go (although it is expensive). Tags: mobile technology ubiquitous learning mobile learning linked to your location).

A bit of #mobile phone history 1922 and onward

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And when looking at them I think: the same ideas are in all of our minds, whether the technology enables them or not. 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). great!

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! MARYS, OH — Kyle Menchhofer, technology coordinator for the St. Marys City Schools, wants the kids in his school district to succeed in a technology-based world. With the help of Verizon Wireless and GoKnow!, GoKnow!,

5 steps to improve my #mobile #diabetic life

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the wireless scale in combination with iPad/iPhone ). mLearning technology medtronic health mhealth diabetes BYODSince March 2011 I am a diabetic type 1. This means that my pancreas is no longer functioning and I have to take 4 insuline shots per day (Novorapid and Lantus (glargine)). In the past 6 month I have bought a Continued Glucose Monitor (CGM) produced by Medtronic.

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. 

Interactive technology keeps classes 'relevant'

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Morton said the technology frees her from standing behind a desk at the front of the classroom, allowing her to interact more with her students. The electronic tablet is one example of how classroom technology has grown by leaps and bounds from even just a few years ago — and many teachers and technology directors believe the changes have improved the teaching field. The technology helps keep students interested and alert in a course that is heavy on content and traditionally includes a lot of lecturing, she said. million bond election.

My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress

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Over my career I have become a technology "conference veteran" beginning with Comdex in the 80’s. As with most technology conferences 3LAs (three letter acronyms) were everywhere including NFC, GPS, LTE, WAC, LBS, RCS (and definitely app, although not an acronym.) The venue was very interesting with historical buildings mixed with the latest technology. This event grew to over 220,000 attendees and over 20,000 vendors. For several years I was privileged to be a judge for Best of Comdex, so became very familiar with the conference. mHealth was evident though.) The U.S.

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

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The idea that I can get all of this great technology from Adobe for $29.99 per month is a brilliant move and I applaud them for making it affordable. In my years working for Adobe and Macromedia, one thing I learned was the importance of leveraging technologies from various products across the rest of the company. That’s it. True mLearning a la Dreamweaver CS6. Send to Kindle.

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

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With the rapid development of mobile technologies, a new style of learning, termed as mobile learning, has exploded everywhere in the world. 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. JUSUR, LMS System. Saudi Digital Library.

publication on emerging technologies for TELearning

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Becta has published a new research report on emerging technologies in technology enhanced learning. Becta is the UK government's lead agency for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in education. This annual report is the third in his kind and all the reports are worth a read. She explores the semantic web, data mining, multimedia search and context-aware systems.

Global Mobile Awards

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Additional information is available at [link] Tata Teleservices & Expert Voicetap Technologies for Tutor On Mobile (TOM) Tutor on Mobile (TOM) was designed as a knowledge marketplace that provides every subscriber the opportunity to learn by accessing knowledge available with others and also to earn by sharing their own knowledge with the rest of the world. GSMA 2012 vendor award

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

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TIME between TIMES. : the joy of educating during a time of rapid technological change. All mobile phones in schools should be banned.”. “I’m just a digital immigrant, so can’t be expected to learn that!”. “I’m retiring in 5 years, so I’m not going bother with technology.”. Its no secret that Education has been slow to respond to rise of these technologies. Enjoy! link]. link].

mLearning-World.com: Gartner Names Hot Technologies With Greatest Potential Impact

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Saturday, September 30, 2006 Gartner Names Hot Technologies With Greatest Potential Impact Researcher Gartner Inc. In its 2006 Emerging Technologies Hype Cycle report, Gartner assessed the maturity, impact and adoption speed of three dozen technologies and trends. Training.

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. For the past few years, a trend has begun that has opened new possibilities for the ways in which students collaborate with the help of technologies they so fervently love to use. Student impressions were of skepticism but also welcoming of new technologies.

Cell Phones in Education Part 2: Assistive Technology

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There is baggage that comes with the term “assistive technology&# as the use of this term often generates certain stereotypes.  One of them is that assistive technology is specialized technology.  Another is that assistive technology is hardware or software that is designed only for, or mainly for, individuals with special needs.

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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. One of the exceptions to this rule is the Palm Treo 650.

Mobile market share 2011 – really?

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Further exceptions: statcounter doesn’t track WAP sites, yet most of the huge rise in mobile banking and mobile data use in Africa and India is driven by this technology. most of the tracked sites are designed for big screens, which skews the mobile users towards those using powerful (smart)phones, in countries with fast, cheap wireless data. OS Nokia stats iPhone android

If 80% is #informal #learning, why focus on inner-MOOC actions? #MOOC

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MOOCs are here now, but they are not exactly new in the sense that they build upon what was there (online learning) and they grew to embrace the globe due to wireless infrastructure being put into place. The same can be said about mobile learning, which will be absorbed in overall, technology enhanced learning. And as such learning needs to be traced to cover full informal learning.

free #mLearning journal iJIM new issue published

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International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies(iJIM) has just published its latest issue at [link]. 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). mobile research paper mobile learning call for papers

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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This one was spot-on and even I was amazed how quickly the omnipresent BlackBerry wireless handset, the standard issue weapon of choice for mobile enterprise workers, started to lose its’ place inside every corporate pocket and purse. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? Prediction #1 - mLearning Engagements Expand. examples the industry has waited for over the past many years.

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Mark Siegel: advancing learning in healthcare using mobile technology (mHealth) at mLearnCon

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Mobile technology gets more and more interesting thanks to sensors. Disease awareness and information: very big use of mobile technology. Rapidly talking grey haired man, focuses on the end user as the main stakeholder. Consultant working in Asia and Africa, his company: [link]. Great book to read: Checklist Manifesto book ( [link] ) by Atul Gawande. Use creativity. Assure continuity!

Mobile Learning in Canada

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Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) both on the same campus in Oshawa, Ontario, provide a mobile learning environment and resources on campus. 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.

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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.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

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After almost 18 months, RIM’s AppWorld site has only grown to around 15K “apps” for BlackBerry wireless handhelds and none of these current apps work on the upcoming PlayBook tablet meaning a whole new series of apps must be written – the classic “chicken & egg” problem. 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. mLearning Engagements Expand. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Here Come the Experts!

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Women in Mobile … Where are you.

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Where are women when it comes to developing mobile technology? Like James Brown sang “It’s a Man’s Man’s World but remember he also added “but it wouldn’t be nothing without a women in it” What we do know is that women have played a critical role in the evolution of technology. Well, according to K.T. Gee … big surprise there. Today women are making big waves in the world of mobile.

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. The first angle its coming from has nothing to do with mobile technology, but I’ll detail it briefly in this mLearning blog just for context. 3G, wi-fi and wimax technologies however mean that staying in contact with ones online files and software can now be deployed anywhere. cloud utility computing wireless computingSo did our next PC - a 386.

Mobile Learning in India

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According to TRAI, there are 286 million wireless subscribers in India, June 2008, of which 76 million were capable of accessing data services. Such phones with voice only technology can be used to learn languages, literature, public speaking, writing, storytelling, and history amongst a whole range of topics. All of these learning processes can be supported through mobile phones.

Cell Phones in Learning Radio Show: Wed April 22nd, Interview with Technology Coordinator Paul Wood

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Peggy_G:if I use my iPhone in a wireless environment it picks up on that wireless signal kcaise:fantastic interview paul! Liz Kolb:Welcome Everyone Liz Kolb:[link] Jeff Stanzler:EVERNOTE [link] Liz Kolb:Hi Peggy! Liz Kolb:[link] Jeff Stanzler:Welcome to Peggy and everyone! Peggy_G:Hi Liz and Jeff-had a hard time getting to the chat! Jeff Stanzler:I did, too Peggy_G:clap clap!! Peggy_G:keeps logging me out--oh well-I'm excited to be here for the live show :-) Liz Kolb:GoogleSMS Liz Kolb:41411 Peggy_G:that makes so much sense!! use the tools they already have in their pockets!

Cell Phones in Learning Radio Show: Wed April 22nd, Interview with Technology Coordinator Paul Wood

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Peggy_G:if I use my iPhone in a wireless environment it picks up on that wireless signal kcaise:fantastic interview paul! Liz Kolb:Welcome Everyone Liz Kolb:[link] Jeff Stanzler:EVERNOTE [link] Liz Kolb:Hi Peggy! Liz Kolb:[link] Jeff Stanzler:Welcome to Peggy and everyone! Peggy_G:Hi Liz and Jeff-had a hard time getting to the chat! Jeff Stanzler:I did, too Peggy_G:clap clap!! Peggy_G:keeps logging me out--oh well-I'm excited to be here for the live show :-) Liz Kolb:GoogleSMS Liz Kolb:41411 Peggy_G:that makes so much sense!! use the tools they already have in their pockets!

Rethinking Healthcare Conversations with Text Messaging

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Text messaging is one particular technology that’s helping them accomplish their goals. Almost every person in the United States has a mobile phone, with text messaging the most commonly used application on such devices, according to statistics from the Pew Internet Research Project  and CTIA , a wireless industry trade gro. Why reaching patients is vital. Text Messaging

Mobile Messaging News Roundup

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Mobile service providers and The Wireless Association disagree. Blockchain on the Battlefield  – DARPA’s  messaging app (that I  reported on  last week) will use blockchain, the technology behind bitcoin. They need a S trategist ! FCC Told Carrier Text Blocking Threatens Public Safety  – The push for Title II continues. Aerialink, Consent is everything.

E-learning on Mobile Phones | MoSo Technology Blog

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Directory Technology Channel Science Channel Stores « Why were we born in the now human history, not in the past or in the future? Even the use of notebooks could not fulfill the independence of both location and time requirements because location independency depends on the ever-changing technology. Mobile phones are the front-runners in adapting to this emerging technology.

mLearning Tech A’plenty Released at CES 2011

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All four of the major US wireless carriers ( ATT , Verizon Wireless , T-Mobile and Sprint ) plus several others announced support for next-gen device communications resulting in faster access speeds. What’s needed are better applications to serve as the third leg of the new “technology stool” and enterprise mobile learning represents one of the real world examples that can take advantage of these faster networks, better devices and richer learning experiences anytime and anywhere. Better Devices. Way Faster Networks.