Google’s App Inventor … liberation or stagnation?
SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
A year ago, Google released App Inventor – a fascinatingly visual, albeit rather buggy tool for developing android apps. Today I found an email in my inbox announcing that Google are dropping support for it. Google are open-sourcing the code base. open source pedagogy mobile in schools app development learners as creators constructivism innovation google applications android
Launch of the Really Useful #EdTechBook #elearning enthusiasts
JANUARY 28, 2015
The formidable, and project superman David Hopkins pulled this astonishing work off with an energy and motivation that is purely magical (and courageous, as he needed to keep 16 volunteering writers on a very tight schedule). Today is the day that the Really Useful #EdTechBook is launched (at 9.00 am London time ). So what is the book about? Price Paperback: $29.99 / £19.99 / €24.99
Blogphilosophy: a plee for appreciating #open academic collaboration - #openscience
AUGUST 26, 2011
Nevertheless, the energy and zest felt by all of us pushes us towards collaborative, open academic research actions. The past 5 months have been very exciting thanks to educational colleagues with an interest in mLearning. All of us are individual researchers, linked to different institutes that do not have any formal collaborations between us. From MobiMOOC to academic group. Why is that?
Sierra Club Uses SMS Campaign to Map Environmental Support
OCTOBER 17, 2013
After the speech was over, the Sierra Club sent out a text broadcast to their members asking for their zip code, and their opinions about this new plan “to cut carbon emissions & boost clean energy.” We need clean energy for the future of our kids! You then can plot a spreadsheet of the responses on a map using Google Maps – it’s that easy! Montgomery, Alabama.). President.
Mobile Learning in India
JULY 25, 2009
They don’t realize it, but today’s mobile phones have the computing power of a personal computer from the mid-nineties, while consuming a fraction of the energy and are made at significantly lower cost. Having a browser on the phone opens up all the learning resources available on the web, including Google, LMS applications, typical eLearning courseware and other tools/applications.
The Cloud and the power cut
APRIL 30, 2009
The latter was true, the former distinctly not. I’ve got an energy monitor that displays your current (badum tish) energy consumption, my normal evening power draw is circa 200-300 watts, when the surge hit it spiked to well over 1.4kw, it continued to spike in this manner for over 20 minutes. However with no power I couldn’t check to see if anything was broken, so I went to bed.
E-learning on Mobile Phones | MoSo Technology Blog
JULY 26, 2010
Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by mosotech on July 26, 2010 at 5:39 am, and is filed under Learning Technology. Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About MoSo Tech! Green Electricity Production – Have You Heard The News ? For more details on NPTEL visit nptel.iitm.ac.in
Cloud Computing: money and mobilty
FEBRUARY 1, 2008
Now imagine that computing power and the software it runs could be available not from your own expensive and energy sucking tower, but from the air. Google, Amazon,Mac etc online storage options reaching the many gigabytes now, many users may not even need much more now than a cheap usb drive and internet connection - all the rest is supplied as a service. by Jonathan Nalder mLearnxyz.net So what does mobile learning have to do with ‘cloud computing’? And just what is ‘cloud computing’? Mine was via my parents in 1988 - the screen was CGA with wait for it - 3 colours! With Yahoo!,
AG08 session Scanning the Globe: Connecting your Digital World to the World Around You by Brent Schlenker
APRIL 16, 2008
In this session, you will learn: * Basic QR code technology * Examples of QR codes being used today * Who might benefit from QR codes * Ideas on how to incorporate QR codes into your training programs Live from room Palm 4 at Hilton, Orlando, Florida Brent looks a bit tired after a energy filled conference that has been going on for days. in 2008. Free barcode generators 5. show below.
The effect of the economic crisis on (e)Learning - a lunch discussion started by Jay Cross
DECEMBER 5, 2008
It was a round table, so I jott down the main topics that were raised: more emphasis on open source/open resources; shift in company ethics, durable (energy) solutions; the world is in an economic shift going gom the industrial age towards a knowledge age => so investing in knowledge = learning will be crucial if you want your company/organisation to stay financially valid. some companies (Volkswagen, Google) dare to incorporate learning on personal interest in the workers time. All of us agreed that the economic crisis will be here for a couple of years, resulting in job losses.
The Future of Mobile Learning? « Online Blogucation
JULY 30, 2010
It’s such a popular business model that competitors like Google and Microsoft have (and are continuing to develop) their own app stores, Google Apps Marketplace and Windows Marketplace, respectively. And doesn’t creating an iPhone app — whether from Walgreens or thousands of other developers — suggest that a Google app and a Windows Mobile app are close behind? Simple! Bonus!
e-Learning Online: What if learning could be as fun as Appy Newz?
APRIL 12, 2009
Why not flip that angst and energy into an embrace for Mobile Learning? ► January (2) UW-Stout: Digital Image Resources for Educators Distance Education Oracle ► 2008 (23) ► December (3) Diigo Insights Rapid E-Learning Yearly Roundup Experts’ Favorite Time-Saving Tech Tip Shortcuts ► November (3) Care to Moodle your Google (GDocs that is)? Beta Testers.
"The students don't think of it as learning" | Education IT | ZDNet.com
MAY 20, 2009
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Relevant Science: "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges"
MARCH 28, 2010
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