Here’s Why I am Excited about Google Glass [Video]
AUGUST 7, 2013
Enter Google Glass! I don’t yet have a pair of Google Glass, but I have watched enough videos and read enough articles about it, and used plenty of smartphones and tablets to know this is the future of computing. This is also why I’m not surprised that in 2012, Time called Google Glass “Best Invention of the Year.”. source: bluebugle. Send to Kindle.
Serious game play for learning analytics
JULY 10, 2014
The Department of Design, a collaboration between the Netherlands and South Africa, recently held a Serious Gaming Festival to explore how this field can impact planning, idea generation and collaboration. Marcus Vlaar, one of the founders and Chief Creative Officer at Ranj Serious Games , gave a fascinating keynote about The Ancient Learning Method of the Future.
eLearning is dead! Multi-screen learning is the next big thing.
JULY 19, 2015
As illustrated in the image above, this mantra is one of the key drivers behind some of the most powerful companies in the world, namely Apple, Google, and Microsoft. To say that Mobile has been a game-changer in our lives is an understatement. According to Google, 90% of users use multiple screens sequentially to accomplish a task over time. eLearning is dead!
Sean McCracken Wins the $10,000 Rackspace Google Glass Developer Contest
Float Mobile Learning
OCTOBER 4, 2013
Augmented reality and gaming developer says winning project, Psyclops, is like a mix between Space Invaders and Missile Command. Mobile Apps Pedagogy and Learning augmented reality Google Glass
New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions
With competition from Google, Blackberry (RIM), Microsoft, and HP heating up. As of the writing of this article, the main players in the mobile device space are: •Apple with iOS •Google with Android OS •RIM with Blackberry OS •Microsoft with Windows Phone OS •Symbian which has plans to use the Windows Phone OS So how do you create content that works on all of these devices? began.
Mobile Learning in India
JULY 25, 2009
There are also innovative games based around SMS that have strong learning potential. 3. 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. There is a definite appeal in gaming for learning using mobile phones.
15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads
JANUARY 30, 2013
Google Swiffy. code into HTML (though no Flash games yet). 8. Last week I asked if you had thought about mEnabling your eLearning for iPads (mEnabling, is what we are calling the process of getting your existing eLearning to run on iPads and other tablets) but didn’t really tell you how? So here’s a few – 15 actually! Adobe Edge Animate. And the icing on the cake? It’s free! 2.
Boom Town: Another win for HTML5. A good thing for mLearning [video]
JUNE 7, 2012
I’m not a coder, nor am I much of a gamer but I would imagine that with all the interactivity that games include, it must be fairly complicated to develop one. Perhaps this is why game developers have thus far gravitated toward developing games as native apps. Yesterday, appMobi showed off Boom Town , a game built entirely in HTML5. Part of this is by design.
This Week in mLearning Podcast – A Review of Articulate Storyline [Episode 5]
MAY 14, 2012
Pebble is a customizable e-paper watch, promoted by Kickstarter , a funding platform. 2- Articulate Storyline: killer features and performance limitations. 3- Articulate Community. 4- Articulate Storyline´s mobile story and challenges for the future (SCORM support, security, etc). 5- Articulate Storyline compared with Adobe Captivate. 6- Apps of the week: Wolfenstein 3D (free game) and Zite (personalized magazine). Welcome episode #5 of our new podcast entitled “ This Week in mLearning. ” In case you missed previous episodes, you can find them HERE. Send to Kindle.
Google’s App Inventor Will Allow ‘The Rest of Us’ to make Apps
mLearning is Good
JULY 12, 2010
Google has decided to help us with that need by creating App Inventor , which claims to allow people who don’t have programming skills to create mobile apps through a drag and drop interface. This is welcome news for learning content creators who feel shut out of the app development game because they lack the programming skills or can’t afford to hire an app developer.
MIT Launches a new Center for Mobile Learning
Mobile Learning Edge
AUGUST 16, 2011
Research projects will explore location-aware learning applications, mobile sensing and data collection, augmented reality gaming, and other educational uses of mobile technologies. . The project is housed in MIT’s famous Media Lab, and is funded with seed money from Google. MIT has launched a new Center for Mobile Learning that “will focus on the design and study of new mobile technologies and applications, enabling people to learn anywhere anytime with anyone. To read the press release, click here
Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]
JUNE 3, 2013
Google’s Chromebook Pixel is a fully touch-enabled laptop. Google understand the importance of touch and recently introduced the next generation of their Chromebook, which is fully touch enabled: Google’s Chromebook Pixel is a fully touch-enabled laptop. Touch-enabled laptops and desktops are game-changers. Check out the video for more on this. Conclusion.
mLearning-World.com: The Learning Circuits Blog: Federation of American Scientists Bland Report on Harnessing the power of video games for learning
DECEMBER 7, 2006
► 07/04 - 07/11 (3) eLearning Kindle eBook From Toy to Tool: Cell Phones in Learning: Speak U. From mLearnopedia: April - June Hot List: Mobile L. ► 06/27 - 07/04 (2) Mobile Learning: A 4th Reading List Ignatia Webs: What to take into account when chosi. ► 06/20 - 06/27 (1) mLearnCon 2010: Dr. Mimi Ito – What the User Wants. ► 11/16 - 11/23 (1) Forget the laptop?
Free Mobile Learning Course – MobiMOOC2012
AUGUST 28, 2012
You can register for the course by becoming a member of the Google group here. Mobile games. The second edition of MobiMOOC starts next month. Inge De Waard ( @ignatia ), the organizer of MobiMOOC started this fantastic event last year which was quite successful. Do feel free to send in your thoughts on the topics you would like me to include. quick overview of MobiMOOC 2012. TOPIC.
Even the US Military wants mobile APPs!
MARCH 5, 2010
Tags: open source m-learning in USA App Stores phone games gPhone google applications android
Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review
DECEMBER 28, 2011
HTML5 web apps might be ideal for consumer-centric marketing efforts, mobile games and some social tools but these experiences are one-dimensional compared with the full-on, multi-functional mLearning experiences mixing formal and informal interactions, performance tools, ready access to information and experts, gaming systems and more. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?
Serious Games as Mobile Learning At School | FUTURE-MAKING SERIOUS GAMES
OCTOBER 7, 2009
“Pupils are using a whole range of devices that can be used on the Internet - mobile phones, gaming devices, MP3 players," he says. View my complete profile Miscellaneous Statistics Ads By Google. Tags: games UK Notre Dame is a Catholic co-educational comprehensive with more than 1,400 students (more than 400 in the sixth form) and uses ICT extensively.
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011
JANUARY 2, 2011
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. It was no surprise to many of us that Facebook was the most heavily trafficked web site in 2010 and displaced Google for the first time in many years. Some form of consolidation will come to the mobile device/handset sector as a few of the key but descending players –namely Nokia, Microsoft, HP and RIM – aligning themselves together to try and overcome the momentum of the two ascending players – namely Apple and Google.
Mobile Messaging News Roundup
MAY 20, 2016
Karan Brar Reveals the Text Message He Totally Regrets Sending – Actor Karan Brar talks about his Context Clues campaign (which encourages students to read over the summer with a fun texting mystery game) with our awesome customer DoSomething. Have you used our multiple choice functionality for surveys, games, or quizzes? Industry News The TCPA As Great Uniter?
Current trends in Learning Technologies: a bluffer's guide
APRIL 26, 2013
Game based learning: This has been described as the "next big thing" for at least the past 10 years. Two disastrous models, often repeated are: interesting game, often of first-person adventurer / puzzle solving variety, with really naff 2-d content quizzes scattered through it. A fun game ruined by lame learning. Do you know your MOOCs from your OERs? What they are.
Mark Power » Augmented Reality - A Game Changer in Mobile Learning?
OCTOBER 21, 2009
Mark Power A JISC CETIS blog Contact Subscribe Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress.org Augmented Reality - A Game Changer in Mobile Learning? Oct 20, 2009 augmented reality , mobile learning , mobile technologies I think we’re getting to the point where, by now, many of you will have found it hard to avoid hearing about the latest technology buzz. No, not Cloud Computing.
My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap
DECEMBER 31, 2012
Not that companies need to even create “games” per se; rather, the trend will be towards gamifying our standard formal learning actions and informal social interactions through the addition of point systems, achievement leveling/scaling, overall leader boards, badging systems and tangible reward/incentives. Here’s the analysis of how it all played out. On Target But. Bullseye. Near Bullseye.
Of Mobile Devices, Apps, Games and Casual Mobile Learning - Classroom 2.0
APRIL 4, 2010
partnered with a couple of grad students to design and program an app to teach boolean logic while playing a fun robot shooter game the only difference being that that our "guns" were logic gates, and the bit that the player had to shoot based on 2 random 1/0 input bits was the bit that matched the "rogue bot" moving towards the gate "gun". Tags: Stanford iPhone games Hosts" CR 2.0
Flash Player On Devices – Going Mobile Just Got Easier
mLearning is Good
FEBRUARY 23, 2010
Apple announcement is excellent news for cross-platform app developers!
SEPTEMBER 9, 2010
We have only recently found out about MotherApp, so don’t know much about it apart from the fact that you use a special subset of html to define your app, then upload to motherapp who will render it into native apps for different devices, passing any calls for data back to your website (supports iPhone, Android, WinMob) Corona (by Ansca) – Corona is specifically for building games.
Pontydysgu – Bridge to Learning » Blog Archive » Google Goggles – an important tool for mobile work based learning?
DECEMBER 10, 2009
Pontydysgu – Bridge to Learning Pontydysgu.org Home Blogs Wales Wide Web Working & Learning My Learning Journey Anges Blog Jos Blog WordPress and more Google Goggles – an important tool for mobile work based learning? Is Google running short of imagination. But Google Goggles – who thought that up? Tags: Google Goggles Its a terrible name.
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. Tags: Mobile Learning m-Learning mobile landscape mobile learning market mobile technology mobile user experience us mobile learning Android Blackberry Flash Google iPhone RIM Safari Windows Mobile Why are these events important?
Are the robots taking over? Augment your reality, don't lose it!
JANUARY 31, 2013
Google glass. introducing Phone Stack - the ultimate game for phone-addicted diners! [29:30] Ubuntu. Re-writing your own personal narrative - technology can help you understand your own narrative a little better - you can't trust your own recollection of past events! [46 mins] Who are the technology companies to watch? 1) the big guys, like Google, Qualcomm, HP etc (who have the weight to explore the peripheries of the mainstream) 2) the visionaries. Are they game changers? - Are they important? When is technology helping, and when does it hinder? Voice control.
The Future Of Learning Design
NOVEMBER 23, 2009
In case you missed the first half, see Games and Simulations. It means mini-games that reinforce learning. Alternatively, the product Google Wave is impressive. Related Article: Games and Simulations. If you are intrigued by the future of learning design, you won’t want to miss the second half of this interview with Karl Kapp. Wrong format. Thanks, Karl!
This Week in mLearning Podcast – 09 – Apple’s Post-PC vs. Microsoft’s PC-plus
JULY 23, 2012
10- Apps of the Week: SharePlus and Google+. Your browser does not support the audio element. Podcast Powered By Podbean. Send to Kindle. eLearning Mobile Learning Podcast
mLearning-World.com: Sony PSP as Educational Handheld?
DECEMBER 27, 2006
Ive never been much of a gamer, and only recently have I delved into Second Life, however, with more and more educational games being made for the Sony PSP, Ive decided its time to jump into the foray. Im hoping to use more than the browser function, instead look at how game development can be incorporated into training with the device. I wil check out the example. learing+2.0
mLearning-World.com: Educational Development for the Gameboy Generation
FEBRUARY 14, 2006
Portable video game devices could hold the key to creating easy to use interactive training programs. Devices such as the Nintendo DS raise the bar even higher by providing collaborative gaming. The Nokia N-Gage brings an expandable platform of gaming and mobile communications to the forefront. The original full article was posted at www.mlearningworld.com. Training. iTunes 7.7
eModeration Station » Mobile learning #1: The big picture
APRIL 14, 2010
Add this to Google Reader. And let’s not forget digital cameras, gaming consoles, and standard mobile phones! Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Email this to a friend? [Or: What is it and what's it got to do with me?]. 1 The big picture. The sale and use of mobile handheld devices has soared over the last few years. It doesn’t.
matthewbuckland.com » The future of social networking – a concept investigation
OCTOBER 1, 2009
Using a semantic scan, you’d discover negative or positive comments on Google or elsewhere relating to this individual. For example, the real estate app, it can be done on an iPhone with the Google Maps service, with the exact same information displayed on the pins. The Googling of your name is the same as currently exists – you can’t stop people doing that. Arthur Charles Van Wyk Thu, 01 Oct 2009 13:42:29 CDT You have to have a level of ORM control, which is the case with Google. Thanks for visiting! Admittedly AR is the new hype. what I eat.
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. What better solution than to ban cellphones altogether? The solution lies in perspective.
IT To Go: Free IT Podcasts | Mobile Learning
JUNE 27, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact IT To Go: Free IT Podcasts 28 06 2006 Tech-savvy folks interested in bioinformatics, cyber security, gaming software, visualization technology and other such topics have a new resource for learning on-the-go: podcasts from UNC Charlotte’s College of Information Technology. Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop Video Recording and Streaming on ALL iPhones Google Goggles will rock m-learning. Ubiquette. learning device for $60.
Language practice using mobile phones | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 1, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Language practice using mobile phones 1 09 2006 Ewan McIntosh highlights a post by Lynne from Tobermoryhs , where she relates “how her students have been practicing French speaking skills on their mobile phones, including a great game – how long can you spend speaking on the phone… in the foreign language. Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop Video Recording and Streaming on ALL iPhones Google Goggles will rock m-learning. Ubiquette.
June Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
JULY 5, 2009
Here is the monthly top ten list for cc.mlearnopedia.com from June. Enjoy. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.
Going Mobile: Debating and Using Cellphones in School - The Learning Network Blog - NYTimes.com
APRIL 24, 2010
Social Studies: Students create a city guide for their town, or any chosen city in the United States, using Google SMS. Students can study characteristics of a city or town and get information such as population, weather, business listings and even movie showtimes by texting GOOGLE (466453). Any ways sometimes kids put games on them and play them in class. If so, how?
February Hot List: Mobile Learning Content
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
APRIL 7, 2011
February 1, 2011 Technology (850) Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems , February 4, 2011 Upside2Go – Changing The Game , February 3, 2011 Mobile Learning – What It Can Do For A Global Workforce , February 21, 2011 What Is Mobile Learning? mLearning is Good , February 1, 2011 Rapid Intake Shout Out: Understanding Mobile Learning: 3 High. February hotlist hot