Mobile market share 2011 – really?
MARCH 2, 2011
So – to use an extreme case: If the only African website that happened to use statcounter was an Android developer site, it would show Africa as almost 100% Android when in actual fact the dominant phone in the entire continent is Nokia! OS Nokia stats iPhone androidFascinating overview of mobile operating system market share - but is it real?
How to Create an ePub in Adobe Digital Publishing Suite
Float Mobile Learning
MARCH 1, 2013
Android iOS Mobile Development Adobe Digital Publishing Suite Adobe InDesign Amazon Kindle Creative Cloud DPS ePub iPad iPhone iPod iPod Touch mobile designFloat designer Heather Ford walks you through creating your first ePub.
…and the App was Good.
Float Mobile Learning
DECEMBER 1, 2011
What if I told you there was an app that has been installed on one out of every 17 iPhones, iPads and Android devices, downloaded more than 34 million times [.]. Android Apps BlackBerry iOS Mobile Development User Experience WebOS Bible case study LifeChurch.tv
New mobile platform arrives: Android
OCTOBER 6, 2008
By Jonathan Nalder of www.mLearnxyz.net As most geeks would know, the Google-developed mobile OS known as Android had its public unveiling last week. While only available on one handset in the US at the moment, its open-source nature and backing from Google mean that it is destined to become a major new mobile platform alongside the existing Palm OS, Windows Mobile, RIM Blackberry, and iPhone OSX. We’re not interested in the competition between these OS’s here, but in what new features Android brings to the use of mobile devices for learning. learing+2.0
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. Apple iOS, Google Android, etc.) reliably across the newer mobile devices (Apple iOS, Google Android, and RIM Black- berry). began. from all sides, smart phones and tablets are here to stay.
Flash on my iPhone? It’s showdown time!
NOVEMBER 3, 2009
The latest move in the ongoing showdown is this slightly aggressive message iPhone and iPod Touch. Tags: iPhone ipod touch Flash applications android Windows Mobile For several years Adobe has been promoting Flash as a great technology for mobile devices (and it is).
JUNE 26, 2012
learning in USA app development iPhone publicity on the road innovation trends MLearn conference androidI was honoured to do a Key Note at mLearnCon 2012 in Silicon Valley, sharing a combined session with Clarke Quinn ( @Quinnovator ) and /David Metcalf ( @dmetcalf ) It was a fun and dynamic session, which seemed to catch the right mix of theory, practise and vision. See my presentation, below: The session was focussed on some practical lessons from the field (the 3 of us are major m-learning veterans!). It is already here. We just need to get better at harnessing it! Your data.
15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads
JANUARY 30, 2013
8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning
DECEMBER 13, 2012
In 2012 Apple announced the iPhone 5, two new iPads and the new iPad mini; Google unveiled their first tablet, the nexus 7 and later the 10″ version; Amazon gave us three Kindle Fire HD tablets. One final statistic I would like to include here is the fact that as of September 2012, Android alone accounted for 1.3 iPhone) and Android (e.g. Samsung S3).
10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]
JANUARY 12, 2015
Articulate for example has gone the native app route for deploying learning projects to tablets and HTML5 for smartphones like the iPhone and the Moto X. They have a good app called Articulate Mobile Player, which initially was only available for the iPad and now is also available for Android Tablets. eLearning. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 9, 2015. Responsive Projects. link]. 2.
10 Things the Motorola Xoom does Better than the iPad
MARCH 24, 2011
For the last 3 weeks, I have been Tweeting and Blogging about my experience with the new Motorola Xoom Tablet, which is the very first Tablet sporting Android 3.0, Honeycomb is the next generation of the Android operating system, which is optimized specifically for Tablets. came to Android from the iOS world having used an iPhone and an iPad, so it took me a little while to get used to Android, but now that I understand it, I’m a big fan. Motorola Xoom , iPad , Tablet , Honeycomb , iOS , Android , Apple. codenamed Honeycomb. Widgets. Multitasking.
Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about
DECEMBER 18, 2014
and the new Android Support and Sliders – I’m now working on a review of Storyline 2.0 and there’s a lot to be excited about, especially the new Android support and Sliders, which I personally believe is one of the ways to re-imagine eLearning on Desktop into thumb-friendly mLearning on any device. Here’s a short video: [link]. Storyline 2.0 Kudos to Adobe!
mLearning-World.com: The iPhone will NOT start a mLearning revolution!
JANUARY 18, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Thursday, January 18, 2007 The iPhone will NOT start a mLearning revolution! revolution or a revelation? A lot of eLearning blogs have touted the new iPhone as the beginning of the mLearning revolution. Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to. learing+2.0 Theyre not waiting around.
5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads
MAY 3, 2012
The only two devices to do better than the iPads were the iPhone 4s and the iPhone4. Worldwide, Samsung probably sells more smartphones than anyone else , Looking into the future – this article predicts that iPads will retain more than 50% of the installed base of all tablets in 2016, but Android and Windows Metro will be the other two dominant platforms. with HTML5 Converter. Thanks!
May Hot List: Mobile Learning Content
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
JUNE 12, 2011
Float Mobile Learning , May 11, 2011 Does This iPhone Make Me Look Fat? Float Mobile Learning , May 17, 2011 No Process = No Success - Float Mobile Learning , May 2, 2011 I had an hour with an #Android tablet today & reflected on its suitability for schools #mlearn #slide2learn - uLearning Blog , May 19, 2011 75% of OSU students strongly agree iPad enhances learning.
mLearning-World.com: From Tracy and Matts Blog - Apple iPhone
JANUARY 9, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, January 09, 2007 From Tracy and Matts Blog - Apple iPhone IMHO, I still wont touch it if the service is from Cingular ! Apple iPhone Specifications Screen size 3.5 partnership with Yahoo will allow all iPhone customers to hook up with free push IMAP email. Camera 2.0
Boom Town: Another win for HTML5. A good thing for mLearning [video]
JUNE 7, 2012
love this quote from a story on ReadWriteWeb and it got me thinking about the future of mobile learning, which I see happening on the mobile web vs having to develop native apps for all the platforms available: Have you ever downloaded a game on an iPad and wished you could save your progress and then pick it up on an Android smartphone? Native apps do not behave that way on iOS and Android.
The Importance of having a Singular Computing Experience for Mobile Learning
MARCH 6, 2012
One more example is a Google Chrome plug-in that I use quite a bit between my PC and Mac and my Android devices. The extension is called “ Chrome to Phone, ” and allows me to easily send a story I’m reading on my PC or Mac to my Motorola Xoom or Android device. Now, next time you go to Google.com on your Android phone or iPhone, information about that place will be conveniently available under the new “Recent” icon. via Mobile First: How ESPN Delivers to the Best Available Screen – Forbes. Send to Kindle. eLearning Mobile Learning
This Week in mLearning Podcast – Episode 7 – Project Tin Can
MAY 27, 2012
1- Highlights of the week. a- Google has closed its deal to acquire Motorola Mobility. b- Stats about Android activations per day. What this project can do for an organizational mLearning strategy? 5- Will mLearning experiences be trackable? 6- Project´s capabilities: simplicity and flexibility. 7- Building up a great community for implementation and support. 8- A new approach: learning experiences are not initiated in a LMS. How can this bring into play informal learning experiences? 9- ADL has recognized the need for a SCORM that matches today’s technological challenges.
New mLearning Authoring Tools – Wave #2
MARCH 27, 2011
The new web-based HTML5 authoring package looks and performs quite well and delivers an impressive array of authoring features that can produce exceptionally nice looking mobile content for the various web kit-based mobile devices and tablets including Apple’s iPad and the full range of Android-based tablets. This first post will focus on LS2011 and I’ll post again on CTIA tomorrow.
mLearning-World.com: Script to Detect iPhone and Blackberry
JULY 2, 2008
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, July 02, 2008 Script to Detect iPhone and Blackberry The most visited post at mLearning -World.com is my scripts for how to detect if a visitor is hitting your site with a mobile phone and redirect them to a mobile friendly version of this website (at 2 mlearn. mobi ). Training.
Float Mobile Learning Introduces Tappestry for Organizations and Events
Float Mobile Learning
OCTOBER 31, 2012
Android iOS Press Releases Tappestry enterprise social network for learning iPad iPhone iPod Touch learning social network Tappestry for Android Tappestry for iOS Tin Can APIFloat Mobile Learning today introduced new features in Tappestry specifically designed for social networking within the enterprise. These new modules allow employees and attendees to share learning and capture productivity data.
Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are Your Targeting?
APRIL 14, 2011
iPhone will not be THE device to target. With declining market share and hopefully less fan-boys the focus on the iPhone will reduce. We’ve ourselves focused on iPhone first when releasing the Upside2GO. The Blackberry and Android version are on the way now. When you are getting started with mobile learning one of the decision you’ll have to make is which device(s) to target. In a SWOT Analysis of Mobile Learning we posted earlier this week, we listed this as one of the weaknesses of mobile learning as it stands today. Source: Gartner April 2011.
Apple announcement is excellent news for cross-platform app developers!
SEPTEMBER 9, 2010
Those are the app developers using one of a few choice systems (many open source, collaborative frameworks) that allow you to code once, and deploy to iPhone, Android, WinMob, Blackberry …. But it does support more phones (iPhone, Windows Mobile, RIM, Symbian and Android) These three are the main players. They all use different languages. But – today this has changed.
My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
FEBRUARY 23, 2011
The buzz was about Android, security, services, reliability, mHealth, the Microsoft/Nokia partnership, femtocells, NFC, cloud services, mobile money and global opportunities for mobile. My disappointments included: Apple, although the winner of the device of the year with the iPhone 4, was noticeably absent (although this is expected from Apple as they just do not participate in such conferences.) Over my career I have become a technology "conference veteran" beginning with Comdex in the 80’s. This event grew to over 220,000 attendees and over 20,000 vendors. The U.S.
Is Mobile Learning A Reality Now?
MARCH 23, 2011
The range and use of devices from the ipad, tablet, smartphones and android devices has exploded over this period. Companies are waking up to the fact that these are valid learning and support tools, with many large organizations like Ford already delivering support to their front line sales teams via iphones and ipads. Is mobile learning becoming a reality rather than a prediction?
So what are these super popular tablet computers capable of anyway?
JULY 26, 2010
While they have been around for some years in various forms, the recent maturation of mobile operating systems such as Android and iOS to match the slate style has seen an explosion in the adoption rates of tablet computers. The iPad is selling over 1 million devices a month, and it seems that conversely, about a million different Android tablets get announced each week.
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011
JANUARY 2, 2011
After years of BlackBerry dominance in the pockets and purses of enterprise personnel, iOS (Apple) and Android -based mobile phones and tablet devices will supplant RIM-supplied smartphones as the primary desired (and likely used) smart devices for mobile learning – at least in North America. Sure, companies may still provided workers with an old BlackBerry (on a 2-year contract), but increasingly more people will opt to use their own iPhones/iPads or Android handsets or tablets once their devices can be secured and supported within their organizations. 3. Buyer, beware! 9.
mLearning-World.com: Forget the laptop? Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to view slideshows on TVs.
NOVEMBER 22, 2008
Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to view slideshows on TVs. Models that can display to a television currently include: Fifth Generation iPod (iPod with video) iPod with color display (also known as iPod photo) iPod Touch iPhone If youre not sure what iPod model you have, see " Identifying different iPod models." To access slideshow settings, select Photos > Slideshow Settings. learing+2.0
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012
DECEMBER 30, 2011
And I am not just talking about the classic iOS vs. Android vs. other argument but the fact that different classes of hardware will start to get into our learning mix too. The many advantages of mobile web apps – like cross platform OS support for iOS, Android and others – will still be mitigated in key areas like security, off-line storage, sync updates, access to device features like cameras (although this is improving in the spec) plus critical infosec concerns like SSO support when disconnected and remote wipe capabilities that just don’t work in mobile web apps yet. Summary.
#LWF11 Festival of Learning & Technology: My Best Of
JANUARY 30, 2011
Iris Lapinski – Apps for Good, a problem solving program for young people that leads to their apps being created using Android. ACU in Texas, USA was the first university to deploy iPhones and iPod touches to all students and faculty, and they now have three years of data showing the initiative to be a success. Collage created in Moxier Collage on iPad). link]. View In iTunes.
Which m-learning devices should I buy?
DECEMBER 15, 2009
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2 Events that Could Help Push Mobile Learning
mLearning is Good
FEBRUARY 16, 2010
The Windows Mobile 7 update will integrate devices with the XBox gaming system, which could be another option for distributing learning – perhaps along the lines of the Apple App Store or Google’s Android Marketplace or the many other marketplaces available for different mobile operating systems. WebKit is the same core used for the iPhone Safari browser and the Android browser, it’s a very capable and highly extensible platform for Web development, so it provides the opportunity to develop rich, interactive experiences for learners.
Mobile Landscape Really About to Change
mLearning is Good
NOVEMBER 18, 2009
surroungding the release of the newest Android device in the US. The Motorola Droid was released a few weeks back on the Verizon network and so far the reviews and comments have been pretty positive. A lot of reviewers consider the device and it’s operating system to be the first formidable competitor to the iPhone in terms of overall capability. I am going to purchase a Droid in the coming weeks because it’s time for me to upgrade from my trusty Motorola Q9 (2nd generation Q, 1st generation was not so trusty). Anyway, the recent release of a Android 2.0
Open Standards for m-learning?
SEPTEMBER 28, 2012
If I build for an iPhone, what about Android? As enthusiasm for m-learning grows around the world, and more mobile content gets developed, the problem of "re-use" keeps growing. How can I ensure that all possible learners benefit from my awesome app? What happens with that great learning content I optimised for an earlier platform that is no longer popular?
My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap
DECEMBER 31, 2012
And I am not just talking about the classic iOS vs. Android vs. other argument but the fact that different classes of hardware will start to get into our learning mix too. think Apple will continue to be the majority player for the next year although their overall market share will continue to erode to the benefit of various Android-based alternatives. On Target But. Bullseye. Robert
4 Ways Smartphones are helping People Learn a new Language
NOVEMBER 11, 2014
According to Phys.org, Apple’s iPhone line leads this trend, even the budget-friendly iPhone 5C. good example is the iTok , an iPhone case that speech therapists use to introduce letter and sounds to children with verbal communication disorders. iTôk It is an iPhone accessory to help speech therapists introduce letters and sounds to children with speech disorders.
Can my m-learning course run the same on every phone?
JUNE 1, 2010
And iPhone? Tags: standards Linux MyLearning applications android authoring top tips There are a few m-learning conversations that pop up again and again when talking to clients about mobile courses. It often starts with a seemingly simple question: “I want richly interactive content for any phone” “Will it do Blackberry? And Nokia?” “all my students need to have the same access to learning” These are good questions, and the obvious response to any is “yes.
Google Chrome for iOS’ Killer App: A Singular Browsing Experience
JULY 5, 2012
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. Send to Kindle.
iPad + apps = amazing archaeology
OCTOBER 6, 2010
There's a chain ready to be created which takes live data from field projects (in any scientific discipline, not just archaeology), being captured by fieldworkers on iPads, iPhones, and other devices, and feeding it up to a web site, from where it could be pulled directly into a classroom. Tags: projects data collection mobile africa 3rd world gps applications android archaeology