Using Wireless and Mobile Technology to Enhance Teaching and Learning at School
MAY 4, 2010
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Winning Wireless – A Preview of Michael Sabat’s Training for Netroots Nation
MAY 22, 2012
In “Winning Wireless” we’ll discuss how text messaging, phone calls, and the mobile web can help your organization connect with supporters and drive meaningful action. This piece, by Mobile Commons’ VP of Business Development Michael Sabat, was originally posted on the Netroots Foundation blog. Michael will be offering a training in mobile strategy as part of Netroots Nation, from June 7-10, 2012. . Click here to register now. Text messaging is already the de facto way our society communicates. People text to make plans with their friends and send vital information to coworkers.
Mobile wireless eReader a sign of the ubiquitous future to come
FEBRUARY 9, 2009
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 I’m not a fan of Amazon’s Kindle eBook Reader. Not only is it not available in my country, but I feel the days of paying over US$350 for a device that only does one thing are long gone.
JNXYZ training site debuts
DECEMBER 15, 2013
Head to JNXYZ training if I can help you in this way! 1:1 AI/automation/semantic web appcessories cloud computing Connectivism Future mlearn mlearning mobile/miniaturisation natural digital interfaces uLearning wireless communications business elearn help jnxyz jonathan nalder products projects Schools services training
On-Campus Wireless Internet
JUNE 15, 2009
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.
Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available
Mobile Learning Edge
OCTOBER 7, 2011
Here is the Table of Contents: Mobile Tourist Guide – An Intelligent Wireless System to Improve Tourism, using Semantic Web. 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. Hosam El-Sofany, Samir Abou El-Seoud). Nevena Mileva). Viet Anh Nguyen, Van Cong Pham).
Masters thesis: ‘The Dawn of uLearning’
FEBRUARY 14, 2009
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
APRIL 4, 2010
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.
Just Another Mobile Phone Blog: St. Marys City Schools In Ohio, Verizon Wireless And GoKnow! Bring Wireless Technology To The Classroom
DECEMBER 17, 2009
Marys City Schools In Ohio, Verizon Wireless And GoKnow! Bring Wireless Technology To The Classroom Verizon Wireless and GoKnow! With the help of Verizon Wireless and GoKnow!, Marys School District established a trial program through which 600 Verizon Wireless devices equipped with high-speed wireless broadband service were provided to the elementary classrooms.
Can your Smartphone do this?
JANUARY 25, 2009
THIS is what the mobile, wireless, cloud computing, everywhere or ubiquitous computing is all about. 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? Can it: Look for files on your remote home or office computer and download those files to your device or e-mail them to a friend or colleague. ’ Authored by jnxyz.
The Emergence Of Mobile Learning For Higher Education In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia
JANUARY 15, 2013
Interest in mobile learning in Saudi Arabia has grown enormously within the last few years due to the rapid advancement in mobile technologies, wireless networks, and specifications of today’s mobile devices. With the rapid development of mobile technologies, a new style of learning, termed as mobile learning, has exploded everywhere in the world. JUSUR, LMS System. Saudi Digital Library.
Duke Digital Initiative into its fourth wireless year | EDC Blog
JANUARY 31, 2009
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. They provide students with the tools and means to use wireless mobile devices (WMDs) to gain greater access to course materials put out by instructors, and in various formats specific to different applications. Duke University was the one that set the trend in motion.
Here’s how Adobe Captivate 6 could have been a Game-Changer for mLearning
JUNE 21, 2012
Shadow allows you to connect multiple devices to your desktop wirelessly and then as you browse pages on your computer, all of you devices display the same page accordingly. I use this all the time to test my Blog on my Mac, iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire and Droid 2. But I still went ahead and did it and even today after having further tested the new features, I stand by everything I wrote.
Successfully implementing #mobile 2.0 within institute using participatory action research
NOVEMBER 8, 2013
and wireless mobile devices (WMDs), in particular WiFi (wireless ethernet) and 3G-enabled (third-generation mobile ‘broadband’)smartphones, and 3G-enabled netbooks. The following paper provides insights and arguments on embedding, optimizing and collaboratively changing the institutional approach to mobile learning involving social media or mobile 2.0. fabulous and insightful read.
New mLearning Authoring Tools – Wave #2
MARCH 27, 2011
Another month, another trip to Orlando it seems and last week had me attending two different shows down near the Mouse House; Learning Solutions 2011 and CTIA Wireless 2011. This first post will focus on LS2011 and I’ll post again on CTIA tomorrow. The Learning Solutions 2011 Event. Contact them directly to sign up for the official beta of Claro too! Storyline from Articulate.
My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
FEBRUARY 23, 2011
The wireless was very poor with many demonstrations failing due to lack of connectivity. I had to come to one vendor before the doors opened at 9:00 to see their app even using their own wireless since at 9:00 the conference opened and wireless connectivity seemed to disappear. I am so glad that I was able to attend (coming from another meeting in London) and to be there when mobile learning became recognized as mainstream by the industry. Over my career I have become a technology "conference veteran" beginning with Comdex in the 80’s. mHealth was evident though.) The U.S.
mLearning-World.com: Review, Palm Treo 650
APRIL 21, 2006
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.
Android mLearning project- in Brisbane, Queensland (in today’s courier mail)
NOVEMBER 3, 2009
Tags: mobile/miniaturisation uLearning wireless communications Android experimental mlearning smartphones
QuickTIP - Loading a External Mobile Video in Mobile SCORM Shell
Developer on Duty
JULY 11, 2012
Shorter Video Lengths - Remember that the learner will be streaming this video through a wireless device, so it's a good idea to shorten your videos to 2-5 minute segments. Many people are asking, "How do I take video content that I already have on a web server or youTube and make it mobile with SCORM tracking?" DEVMore Videos
Global Mobile Awards
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
How it taps into new under-served market segments How it applies to specific curricular & key learning objectives How it makes best use of mobility and/or on line working via wireless or mobile networks How it links to institutional systems such as virtual learning environments and management information systems Evidence of user/institutional take up. GSMA 2012 vendor award
Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review
DECEMBER 28, 2011
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.
If 80% is #informal #learning, why focus on inner-MOOC actions? #MOOC
MAY 28, 2014
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. And as such learning needs to be traced to cover full informal learning. share blogpost, share resources, share insights into their networks). Informal learning in mixed online/IRL settings.
Mobiles, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing Merge — MobileBeyond
FEBRUARY 24, 2010
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
JANUARY 2, 2011
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!
Mobile Learning in Canada: an Update
Mobile Learning Edge
DECEMBER 1, 2011
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. In February 2011, I wrote a brief overview of the mobile learning industry in Canada. Since that time, I have become more aware of other mobile learning initiatives in Canada, especially being part of the “Taking Ontario Mobile” (TOM) project at the Ontario College of Art and Design University (OCADU). Being Here is an updated version of my previous post: Blogs and Websites. Dr. K.
Mobile market share 2011 – really?
MARCH 2, 2011
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. Fascinating overview of mobile operating system market share - but is it real? Those nice folks at icrossing have updated their infographic summarising mobile operating systems all over the world.
Cloud Computing: money and mobilty
FEBRUARY 1, 2008
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. 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. Mine was via my parents in 1988 - the screen was CGA with wait for it - 3 colours!
Mobile Messaging News Roundup
MAY 29, 2016
Mobile eases into IoT through Twilio’s new Programmable Wireless service for developers – T-Mobile US will power a new service from Twilio called Programmable Wireless that gives developers the ability to control voice, texting and data operation on Twilio’s T-Mobile-powered SIM cards. Notable in the context of a lot of recent tech IPO failure.
Mobile Learning in Canada
Mobile Learning Edge
FEBRUARY 10, 2011
This post is a brief overview of the mobile learning industry in Canada. This is of interest because i5 Research, my company, is located in Cobourg, Ontario. This is my first pass, so please send any mobile learning resources that I missed to gwoodill [at] gmail.com. Here is what I have found: Blogs and Websites. MobileLearning Canada – resources on mobile learning in Canada and beyond.
Saving money with Straight Talk cell phone family plans
Mobile Learning Edge
APRIL 3, 2016
Other companies have various deals like this Straight Talk promo code that helps you save with Straight Talk Wireless. While the mobile phone industry will let you know that a monthly bill is about $47 starting 2012, numerous individuals are paying more than that – and relying upon their requirements, it might be excessively. There are a couple moves that you can make to spare cash on your mobile phone arrange today. Groups and Families. AT&T and Verizon: Monthly bills are separated into information charges and gadget access charges. every month for 24 months.
free #mLearning journal iJIM new issue published
OCTOBER 9, 2011
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
Rethinking Healthcare Conversations with Text Messaging
DECEMBER 8, 2015
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. Healthcare organizations have many reasons to make meaningful connections with people in the populations they serve. Why reaching patients is vital.
A bit of #mobile phone history 1922 and onward
APRIL 24, 2014
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). As an adapt mobile learning enthusiast and researcher, I just got so enthusiastic about these bits of moving history. great!
Why Text Messaging is the Optimal Tool for Patient Engagement: Reach
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
As of April 2014, wireless penetration was 104%. A wide reach is necessary for any patient engagement strategy for the simple reason that patients come from varied demographics, lifestyles, and communication preferences. Within any given population, email, phone calls, or mobile apps are not always able to connect all the parties involved. In 2013, over 1.9 Hispanics text 1.56
Mobile Messaging News Roundup
MAY 6, 2016
Mobile service providers and The Wireless Association disagree. Mobile on the Campaign Trail Meet the San Francisco team behind Bernie Sanders’s killer organizing app – An article about Hustle, which helped the Sanders campaign connect with young supporters and recruit volunteers using text messages. They need a S trategist ! Consent is everything. Stay compliant, folks!
Women in Mobile … Where are you.
Mobile Learning Edge
JUNE 15, 2012
One such program is “Women in Wireless” (WIW) a program promoting and developing female leaders in mobile and digital media. Where are women when it comes to developing mobile technology? Well, according to K.T. Bradford, February 2011, Laptop… Men account for at least 85% of all CEO’s, CTOs, CFOs and other top-level positions in IT companies. Gee … big surprise there. You Go Girls
mLearning Tech A’plenty Released at CES 2011
JANUARY 7, 2011
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. It is the first week in January and the annual International CES (“Consumer Electronics Show”) is in full swing out in Las Vegas – just as if Santa Claus came twice within a two-week period for gadget freaks and tech nerds alike. This year’s event is as big as ever with 100K+ attendees roaming through 2,700 vendor booths across multiple sites. Better Devices. Way Faster Networks.
How to choose a #mobile device for #mLearning purposes
JULY 12, 2012
It is also handy for health check-ups, they use bluetooth for instance for wireless interaction between a blood pressure meter and the software to analyse diabetes. Choosing the best (smart)phone or tablet for mobile learning can be quite a challenge. It also depends on what you want to do with it and how easy you can get used to technology. Or is it of interest to you?
Looking forward to @EmotivInsight for self-determined learning
JUNE 3, 2014
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. Brainwear that would enable enhanced learning monitoring? Oh, I would love to get my hands on that, so I immediately registered for the Emotiv Insight headset that is said to come out around summertime 2014.
Vote for Mobile Commons as Most Innovative Technology
MARCH 3, 2014
There’s stiff competition, though; we were nominated against some serious heavy-hitters, including RealNetworks and Verizon Wireless. We’re very excited that we’ve been nominated for an “Innovative Technology” award by Capital Business and the Northern Virginia Technology Council. Please vote for us at the Capital Business website ! Other categories include Social, Government, and Security.)