Instructional Design for Mediated Education | Blog | Location-Based Learning
JANUARY 10, 2010
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. They have been physically embodied from the beginning, and the nuances of learning in that space may be exploited with the design of various types of augmented reality learning. Privacy concerns (which arise with wireless connectivity) for users are fairly low but may change in the future. Wiki Mania!
mLearning-World.com: Instructional Design Journals and Submission Guidelines
AUGUST 11, 2006
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, August 11, 2006 Instructional Design Journals and Submission Guidelines List of Instructional Design Journals and Submission Guidelines. Thanks to Scott Adams blog for these links. From mLearnopedia: April - June Hot List: Mobile L. Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to. Training.
Here’s how Adobe Captivate 6 could have been a Game-Changer for mLearning
JUNE 21, 2012
Take for example how Dreamweaver CS6 is helping web designers develop adaptive layouts for multi-device publishing. With these features, Adobe shows thought leadership and stays highly relevant in the Industry by enabling users to embrace principals around Responsive Web Design. That’s it. True mLearning a la Dreamweaver CS6. It is simply awesome. hope you are still with me.
mLearning-World.com: The Tao of Design
JANUARY 8, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, January 08, 2007 The Tao of Design The Learning Circuits Blog: once again challenges us with a Big Question Quality vs. Speed What are the trade offs between quality learning programs and rapid e-learning and how do you decide? How much time are you spending on the raw development?
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.
Global Mobile Awards
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
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
mLearning-World.com: Mobile Learning Design- the Post-It Method
FEBRUARY 14, 2006
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, February 14, 2006 Mobile Learning Design- the Post-It Method One of the biggest challenges in the development of mobile education content is dealing with the screen size of the learning platform. Sometimes the most complex solutions require simple solutions for the best results.
Mobile Learning in Canada: an Update
Mobile Learning Edge
DECEMBER 1, 2011
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 The Ontario College of Art and Design University (OCADU) has the “Taking Ontario Mobile” (TOM) project, which is researching the state of mobile computing, including mobile learning, and its prospects in Ontario. In February 2011, I wrote a brief overview of the mobile learning industry in Canada. Rob is a vice-principal in Toronto.
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.
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. Content shops are definitely getting into the game and offering expertise in the design and delivery of content and games for tablets like the Apple iPad.
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. devices – each with tens of thousands of available apps – will help fuel continued adoption of Apple and Google-designed tablets in the learning space. 5. mLearning Engagements Expand. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Device Diversity is the “New Normal”.
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.
Designing Good Educational Podcasts | Mobile Learning
JUNE 14, 2006
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.
Learner-Centric Design of Digital Mobile Learning | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 26, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Learner-Centric Design of Digital Mobile Learning 27 09 2006 “ Learner Centric Design of Digital Mobile Learning , [ doc ] [ pdf ] (which I co-authored with my colleague Margaret O’Connell), received the Best Paper Award at Queensland University of Technology’s “Learning on the Move conference which I attended yesterday (despite a raging flu!). Well done Len! Thanks james for the congrats too – hope you’re going well.
Women in Mobile … Where are you.
Mobile Learning Edge
JUNE 15, 2012
2011 Most Important Women in Mobile Tech and recently founded “Women Innovate Mobile” (WIM) brings that woman to woman support to the 21 st century with a start-up accelerator and mentorship-driven programs designed for women-founded companies in today’s mobile technology. Where are women when it comes to developing mobile technology? Well, according to K.T. Gee … big surprise there.
Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior
MAY 29, 2010
Mobile Behavior: an Omnicom Group Company Home People Blog Work Events Press About Us May 12, 2010 by Caleb Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow The classroom was traditionally a controlled environment; when wireless technology began to invade, skewing the rules of time and space, teachers panicked. Mobile Pair Share encourages wireless collaboration through storytelling. At St.
Dissecting Saba's New "Anywhere" Product for Mobile Learning
APRIL 14, 2010
I happened upon a tweet last week while trolling my Twitter in-box that heralded a product announcement from Saba for their new " Saba Anywhere " offering designed to make training delivery to mobile workers easy, practical and secure. The marketing blurb provides the following background: At first blush, this all sounds great! Thump !
mLearning-World.com: Life Tools- Power & Time
JANUARY 9, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, January 09, 2007 Life Tools- Power & Time This provided a good life lesson on balance and priority of power from a Masonic newsletter I received today: (this is unlrelated to design).The There is an object in view and an end to be attained. It is, therefore, a symbol of purpose.
Apps: Web Apps or Native Apps?
The Mobile Learner
JANUARY 17, 2011
Is the building you find yourself in weakening the signal to and from the cell tower and lacking wireless internet? In addition, the apps can be designed to be used both online or offline. As the tide continues to shift toward mobile devices and the mobile web, devices have become more of a means to an end rather than the end itself. By this, I mean that devices are providing the platform for software apps that people are using to customize their devices to create a more personalized experience. Each have their own benefits and pitfalls – let’s look at a few. Web Apps.
mLearning-World.com: Texting Improves Literacy - lol
OCTOBER 2, 2006
This does remind all designers out there to continually be aware of basic grammar and spelling rules. ► 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. This does have implications when considering mLearning in school systems. In fact, regular texters were strong readers and writers.
mLearning-World.com: Learning for the new society by Dr. David Metcalf
JANUARY 18, 2007
As educators and learning innovators, it is our responsibility to design for the needs of our changing audience. In this session we’ll examine key trends, design techniques, and technologies that are fast emerging to meet the challenges and changes of today and tomorrow. How do we design for stolen moments of learning, rather than entire classes? ► 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. learing+2.0 From mLearnopedia: April - June Hot List: Mobile L.
Defining Mobile Learning Isn’t Enough | Knowledge Management System (KMS) Blog
JANUARY 23, 2011
Mobile, Wireless, In-Your-Pocket Learning. © 2010 - 2011 Knowledge Management System (KMS) Blog Powered by Wordpress CrossBlock designed by DeltaManual.Com | In conjunction with Web Hosting | Web Hosting | Reverse phone. The definitions of mobile learning that I’ve read and have found, I believe are incomplete. What does it mean if the device or system is mobile? Herrington, A.,
mLearning-World.com: NLP in Education
DECEMBER 12, 2006
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. ► 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. Basically, NLP is the use of language techniques to program the listener to accept or be open to a certain message. Or, what is the greater purpose or vision?
February Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
MARCH 17, 2009
MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism Keywords: Future Trends Devices Design Social Wireless Cell Phones Google iPhone Conferences Statistics Presentation Books Government EducationWe will be posting the top 10 lists monthly. Here is the one for cc.mlearnopedia.com from February. Enjoy. AND Improved!
Least (Lowest) Common Denominator is Bad? | Mobile Learning
OCTOBER 4, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Least (Lowest) Common Denominator is Bad? 5 10 2006 In my research into best practices for designing mobile learning, I’ve recently come across a number of sources that advocate, strongly, that a LCD (Least/Lowest Common Denominator) approach to designing mobile experiences is a bad thing. If a Web page is designed properly, blind individuals, or anyone using text-to-voice or Braille displays, can easily listen to and review your work. Ubiquette.
Mobile Device Supported Situated/Networked Learning | Mobile Learning
JULY 9, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Mobile Device Supported Situated/Networked Learning 10 07 2006 Marg O’Connell, our department’s resident Educational Design guru, has just posted some of her fantastic thoughts on the use of mobile devices to facilitate and support situated and networked learning on her Educational Design blog. » Actions Information Date : 10 July 2006 Categories : Events , Pedagogy Create a free edublog to get your own comment avatar (and more!) Ubiquette.
Mobile Learning in India
JULY 25, 2009
According to TRAI, there are 286 million wireless subscribers in India, June 2008, of which 76 million were capable of accessing data services. This example of mobile learning shows an application designed for women in villages without access to proper prenatal care. The increasing ubiquity of the mobile phone begs for it to be used as a learning tool.
CellCast Takes Top Honors at DemoFest 2010
NOVEMBER 23, 2010
The awards were given in support of our entry titled " mLearning: Learning on the Go " in the Sales Training category that OnPoint jointly submitted for consideration with CellCast customer Verizon Wireless. Our winning entry in the Sales Training category also was recognized as "Best in Show - Vendor" for the entire event.
Going Mobile: Debating and Using Cellphones in School - The Learning Network Blog - NYTimes.com
APRIL 24, 2010
They might also look at statistics about cellphone use, such as BigTime Wireless’s Ten Eye-Opening Cellphone Infographics and the International Telecommunications Union’s Cellphone Statistics from Around the World. Understands the nature of technological design 5. Home Page Todays Paper Video Most Popular Times Topics Education World U.S. Politics Education Bay Area Chicago N.Y.
E-learning in the Mobile World and the Right Business Model to Deliver It
JUNE 9, 2009
It’s hard to find fault with the practical benefits of having an ultra-lightweight E-book that holds up to 200 books, connects to the Internet wirelessly to download content and displays text in a relatively familiar format without the flicker of the CRT monitor. Tags: New Media e-learning instructional design mobile devices smartphones iPhone Palm Pre Is it a laptop, a souped-up PDA?
Mobile Learning Related News
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
JANUARY 14, 2009
A lot has been happening lately in the mobile learning arena. Some of the more important items are: The Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop has released what could become a very important report entitled “ pockets of potential: Using Mobile Technologies to Promote Children’s Learning.” Directed mainly at K-12, hopefully administrators will read this and take note. Some percent. Check out the press release here and the Executive Summary here. The International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) has just published its latest issue at [link]. The You can read it at [link
Why Every E-Learning Program Needs M-Learning | Mobile Learning
AUGUST 30, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Why Every E-Learning Program Needs M-Learning 31 08 2006 An interesting discourse on how “well-designed and incorporated mobile learning (m-learning) maximises effectiveness of delivery, enhances access, and accomodates multiple learning styles, has been blogged by by Susan Smith Nash, Ph.D. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning. Ubiquette. learning device for $60. This Edu-Netbook *might* be the best yet.
A better mobile browser | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 7, 2006
With the desktop browser market fiercely competed by Microsoft Explorer and Firefox, Opera have designed and implemented the best web browsers around for mobile devices. The interface of the free Opera Mini 2.0 , designed for mobile phones, is simple, intuitive and makes the best use of the small screen size to present information. Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact A better mobile browser 8 09 2006 This isn’t news by any stretch, but worth posting – just for the record. Ubiquette.
NotePods – Audio/iPod text study guides | Mobile Learning
OCTOBER 8, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact NotePods – Audio/iPod text study guides 9 10 2006 “InterLingua Educational Publishing today launched NotePods , its collection of audio downloads for iPods and other MP3 players designed to help students with exams as well as term papers… available for [US] $1.99 each. The guides also come with text versions, readable on an iPod as an iPod e-book, and will be accompanied by online content. Full article on the MacNN site. Ubiquette.
Database Product for Pocket PCs | Mobile Learning
APRIL 13, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Database Product for Pocket PCs 13 04 2006 Software development company Grandasoft currently provides software for designing PDA data entry forms and rendering them on Pocket PC devices: [link] I’ve used this suite for almost a year to successfully record and recall hundreds of dance moves from a PDA-based database: you can even define your own custom searches that you can use on your PDA on the go. Ubiquette. learning device for $60.
Cell Phones in Education Part 2: Assistive Technology
The Mobile Learner
FEBRUARY 21, 2009
Another is that assistive technology is hardware or software that is designed only for, or mainly for, individuals with special needs. 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.
Thoughts on the Current State of Mobile Devices
The Mobile Learner
MAY 8, 2010
However, we have seen a major shift in the way we use communication technologies mainly because wireless access to the Internet has improved dramatically and major investments have been made, and continue to be made, in mobile hardware and software. While OSX and Linux address this problem in their own ways, all desktop OS’s suffer from the same problem – they are designed for locally installed software. This design philosophy derrived from a different era of computing – an era before the Internet. What will the immediate future of mobility look like?
mLearning-World.com: Edu Podcasting Gains New Tool
AUGUST 9, 2006
News Release: Alltel Wireless and Melodeo Announce New Mobile Podcast Service Axcess Mobilcast offers easy podcast listening for Alltel customers LITTLE ROCK, Ark.--(BUSINESS BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 8, 2006--Alltel Wireless (NYSE: AT - News ), Americas largest network, and Melodeo, Inc., Alltel Wireless is the first company in the United States to bring this service to market.
A Big Week for Smartphones
JANUARY 6, 2010
Everyone involved in mlearning -- from the learners themselves to the good folks designing and creating the content -- is set to benefit from the flood of positive news and announcements this week coming from both device OEMs and the wireless carriers. down the path with the introduction of a top shelf smartphone designed by and sold direct to market (at US$529 unlocked). Finally, many of us sit in rapt anticipation for Apple's upcomg iSlate/Tablet announcement later this month, rumored to not only have built-in Wi-Fi but possibily having wireless data capabilities too.
The Disadvantages of Mobile Learning (Only 5 years too late)
JUNE 7, 2010
good mobile learning strategy can take advantage of even simple devices that cost little to nothing from most wireless carriers. 2. While yes, there are some limitations that various mobile operating systems have, such as the iPhone's ability to run Flash content, this is only a limitation for poorly designed mobile learning programs. good mobile learning strategy takes into account what the learners have and need and designs accordingly. Once again, we are graced with another article touting the problems with Mobile Learning. Let's address some of these myths. 1.