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Review on iPod Wins Game

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Both the Guardian Sportblog and The Daily Telegraph in stories today in the UK today credit the iPod for the United's football win. United's goalkeeping coach Eric Steele had made a compilation of video clips of Tottenham's players taking penalties in previous matches and put them onto an iPod so Foster could get a glimpse of where they were likely to put their spot-kicks. In the final moments before the shoot-out Foster could be seen intensely studying the iPod with Steele. It was time well spent." Agree?

Over 100,000 iPhone/iPod Apps

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iPhone® and iPod touch® customers in 77 countries can choose from an incredible range of apps in 20 categories, including games, business, news, sports, health, reference and travel. Now available for iPhone and iPod touch®, Chorus features real-time feeds from your designated friends, displaying the apps they are downloading, and what they are saying about them. Judy Brown).

Mobile Learning in India

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There are also innovative games based around SMS that have strong learning potential. 3. There is a definite appeal in gaming for learning using mobile phones. Currently, several companies are experimenting with game-based learning technology for mobiles. The increasing ubiquity of the mobile phone begs for it to be used as a learning tool.

Mobile quiz tests Games knowledge

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From: The Standard - Hong Kong's First FREE English Newspaper AN INTER-SCHOOL mobile quiz contest organized by the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Hong Kong University that aims to promote mobile learning as well as to celebrate the Beijing Olympic Games is now open to registration by schools. eLearning Education for the iPod GenerationPrimary and secondary school students will be able to test their knowledge of the Olympics and about HKU, while also deepening their understanding of mobile learning through the contest, HKU hopes. learing+2.0

mLearning-World.com: The Learning Circuits Blog: Federation of American Scientists Bland Report on Harnessing the power of video games for learning

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► 04/04 - 04/11 (1) mLearning and Accessibility ► 2009 (15) ► 05/17 - 05/24 (1) 6 Teachers talk about the iPod Touch and learning ► 05/10 - 05/17 (2) Training Top 125: Alltel Links Training to Sales S. Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to. ► 07/04 - 07/11 (3) eLearning Kindle eBook From Toy to Tool: Cell Phones in Learning: Speak U. Training. iTunes 7.7

NokMote - Wii style interface with your Nokia !!

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The iPhone / iPod Touch did that for me with its web browsing. Here at moblearn we love people who challenge the way we use our technology, and challenge our assumptions about interfaces. Tactile zooming. Automatic rotation. But did you know some of the same magic is available for Nokia N95? Like the iPhone, it has an accelerometer inside, but until now it wasn't used for much. Until, that

iPhone App Math : An M- Learning Fractions Game for Kids for Mobile Learning in Classrooms

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Mobile iEducator | the world of mobile learning

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Susan Wells has been monitoring a great discussion surrounding her experiences using iPod Touches with her middle school in North Carolina.  The padded case saves the iPod iTouches and iPhones from accidental drops. To start him off I had opened Preschool Arcade to the easiest game – the shape matching. He figured out the game before I did. Check it out. weeks).

The Mobile Learner

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iTouch Learning: A page on Jane Hart’s Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies website that lists of reasons why the iPhone/iPod Touch are ideal for mlearning. 100 Ways to Use Your iPod to Learn and Study Better: The title says it all.  A post found on the iPod Hacker Blog. Why an iPod Touch in Education? Tags: ipod , iPod in Education.

Five Mobile Learning Implementation Tips | Upside Learning Blog

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However, it’s important to mention that some mobile devices like the iPod can be used offline; they can be connected to a computer and files copied onto them, avoiding download and bandwidth costs. Geo-location based tools, social networking tools, access to search and information databases, customized calculators, newsreaders, games, simulations – the options are quite varied.

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move+play+learn | M+P+L Archives | ipod touch in elementary classroom

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ipod touch in elementary classroom [link] 2009/03/10 Bird feeder for m p l is set up! gee grading games [link] 2009/03/05 Bird feeder for m p l is set up! "Look, the ipods are sprouting!" Second, I was completely unprepared by how natural the children act when using the ipods for an educational exercise. Tags: education ipod vt g.a.m.e.r

How to do mLearning Research | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch A day in the life of a 21st Century Classroom Home About Forum From the kids iPod Touch Apps Josh’s Tips Lessons How to do mLearning Research Posted by: louiseduncan | October 27, 2009 | 1 Comment | This morning I had the pleasure of being part of a select, but very international, group discussing the parameters of research into mobile learning.

#LWF11 Festival of Learning & Technology: My Best Of

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The conference itself had three streams of Handheld learning, Game based learning, and digital safety. I of course had been interested mostly in attending the handheld learning sessions, but it was in fact the lineup of amazing short talks (what we used to call ‘Keynote’s in a pre-TED talks world) that ended up having the most impact on my thinking. link]. View In iTunes. link]. link].

Apple announcement is excellent news for cross-platform app developers!

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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.

Where is Australia at on the mLearning to uLearning journey?

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Game-changing next-gen devices like the iPhone were just appearing, and when I went to write an mLearning paper for my Masters thesis, I discovered there were plenty already. The state of Victoria is trialling 800 iPads, and I personally know of over 40 schools (there will be many times that number I don’t know about) here in Queensland who have deployed iPod touches and now iPads.

A Mobile Scavenger Hunt with Goose Chase!

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Access and Equity Goose Chase works on just about any mobile device (Andriod, iPad, iPhone, even an iPod Touch). Then they can start to set up their "games" (which are the scavenger hunts). Teachers can set up as many missions in a game as they like! They then type in the name of the game, it's password, click on it and begin! Missions! Please share in the comments.

eModeration Station » Mobile learning #1: The big picture

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And let’s not forget digital cameras, gaming consoles, and standard mobile phones! friend here in Spain who is learning English listens to grammar podcasts in his iPod while training for marathons. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader. The sale and use of mobile handheld devices has soared over the last few years.

mLearning-World.com: Educational Development for the Gameboy Generation

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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. Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to. ► 11/16 - 11/23 (1) Forget the laptop?

mLearning-World.com: Sony PSP as Educational Handheld?

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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

eModeration Station

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Students are constantly bringing their mobile phones and iPods to school. Bags are searched at the school gates every day, and any mobile phones or iPods that are found are confiscated. And still the kids come to school with their mobile phones and iPods. Games There are loads of word games available both for the iPhone and Android from word-searches to Boggle-type games.

Get some perspective… (a primer piece re: lofty ideals vs on the ground realities in regards to educational technology deployments)

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The big picture perspective does matter. I’m fortunate that my job does have scope for analysing research around ICT integration and pondering these kinds of matters so I can best support schools who are moving towards mobile and transformational learning programs (specifically the XO laptop, but also other platforms such as iPad’s and iPod’s). That’s a lot of us. You see what I did there?

2010: mLearning Year in Review

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That said, the degree with which some of our past predictions came to pass proved quite varied whereas some truths were validated akin to a “base hit” in the game of baseball whereas others were “doubles” or “triples” and even a “home run” and “strikeout” or two! Well, that’s how the game played out in our minds for 2010. A.K.A. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out! Batter up

October Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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October 18, 2009 Augmented (6) Augmented Reality and On-Demand Learning , October 17, 2009 Mark Power » Augmented Reality - A Game Changer in Mobile Learning? Best of Mobile Learning October 1, 2009 to October 31, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. uLearning Blog , October 2, 2009 Simpsons: Goes Mobile!

#Sifteo – Intelligent Play mini-devices – luv these 4 digital kinesthetic play/learning #slide2learn #mlearn

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Will be available in north America soon, hopefully the rest of the world later, and there is an SDK for developers to add extra games. I do wonder though if a similar thing could be done with an iOS app that pairs with other iPods or iPads or other tablets/ app devices for the same functionality? https://www.sifteo.com/play. Lots of potential here as mobile learning devices. Posted via email from Jonathan Nalder’s posterous. uLearning

Making the classroom a playground for learning (Innovations Report)

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Playing computer games in school may sound like the kids rule the classroom. But European researchers have shown that such games can be used to boost learning. What’s more, the special computer games developed by the eMapps.com project could help build communities of creative, networking children across Europe, especially in the new Member States. learing+2.0 mLearning

mLearning and Baseball

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For those of us who are baseball fanatics, (not Crickett for my EU and Indian readers, although I love that game as well) HotLava Software is bringing mobile learning to the baseball diamond. Fans attending the game have the opportunity to not only see a homerun hit, but learn how friction and drag affect the path of a baseball traveled. Baseball has always been a mathematical game. remember from my undergraduate statistics class how much it was involved in the game, now, everyone can take part in expanding their knowledge. Home run to HotLava !!! learing +2.0

Site to Evaluate Mobile Apps for Education

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The website also allows you to look at ratings and reviews of websites and games for children too. This is incredibly helpful for teachers who are using or considering using iPods, iPads, Kindle, Nook or other mobile devices in their classrooms. Common Sense Media has an excellent website that educators can use to find apps for teaching and learning in their curricular area. It is also an excellent web resource to share with parents who would like to use their own devices for furthering their child's learning

Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior

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Abilene Christian University gave out 2,000 iPhones and iPod Touches to its students and teachers, urging them to "go mobile, go digital." What better solution than to ban cellphones altogether? But while mobile phones have been  blamed for an increase in exam cheating ,  SMS has been praised for helping students learn to spell. The solution lies in perspective. At  St. Scott Newcomb, a St.

eModeration Station » Mobile learning #2: The issues

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You’ve seen your learners all have smart phones or iPods / iTouches already. Why not get them using these for learning? A few of your learners have asked you to recommend apps, games and other mobile-friendly content they can use out of class. to play games, to listen to podcasts, to learn vocabulary…) on the move and in their spare time? Tweet This! Where to start?

Training Plan For iPhone Application Development

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tour around the iPhone and the iPod Touch. To create immersive kind of application like games you will need to know OpenGL ES programming , which is another matter altogether. Right now, everyone wants to develop applications for mobile devices and in particular for the iPhone, as it has changed the way we look at mobile devices. There is lots of material available about iPhone development on the web but very little about how to go about it. The training plan below, assumes that you'll have the following skills to speed your iPhone development: Knowledge of C/C++/Java. Topic.

June Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community

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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.

OK, I give up. Second Life IS a learning tool.

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Last night, however, I stumbled across a virtual seminar in Second Life sponsored by BSU and EDUTech about using virtual gaming environments in education.  My eyes were opened to the possibility of Second Life. Not only was I learning about using virtual gaming environments in education, but I was attending this in a virtual gaming environment. learing+2.0 Second Life

ACU's iPhone initiative: a year later

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Read on to see how the iPhone (and the iPod touch) has played a role in creating a new model for higher education at ACU. The incoming freshmen were given a choice between an iPhone, an iPod touch, or neither. Unsurprisingly, every incoming student accepted one or the other, with about 36% choosing a iPod touch over an iPhone. Making this web-based meant existing security measures stayed in place, and students without iPhones/iPod touches had equal access. Español Engadget ↓ HD Mobile Español Polska Deutschland ???? ???? ??? ???? Second, nothing was mandated.

From Lead Learner-Changing Education from FM to Pandora

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We had our favorite DJs that built excitement about new songs, and he kept our attention with games and contests to be caller number 10. Education for the iPod GenerationHow times have changed- has yourlearning changed? Growing up, we listened to our favorite songs on FM radio. We also had to endure listening to songs that we really didn't care for, and when we repeatedly heard songs we didn't like, we would give up and change the channel or turn the radio off all together. Fast forward 25 years to today. Does this meet the needs and preferences of every listener?

Who are the post-millennials?

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Video games will never be solo, but always an interactive experience. eLearning Education for the iPod Generation. We've been thinking a lot about the millennial generation, but I've come to realize that within a few years, the next generation will start hitting middle school and the computing world. These children will never know dial-up. Just a thought for open discussion.

New Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community

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Keywords: Performance Support Technology Development Future BlackBerry Adobe iPod iPhone eBook Books Presentations Software Games Notes on the weekly hot list. Tony Karrer, who created the technology for our content community at [link] , has been working on some other exciting features for us. I am really excited to share our first "Hot List" from February 1-14. The posts come from the primary sources for this group. Other items come from manually added items from blogs which cover mobile only on occasion. Thanks Tony! What do you think?

The Cloud and the power cut

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My machine, be it laptop, pc or iPod only presents that data to me, nothing more. eLearning Education for the iPod Generation. Monday evening was eventful to say the least; there I was happily watching a movie when the lights start to flicker, ‘oh’ I thought to myself ‘a small power surge’. However with no power I couldn’t check to see if anything was broken, so I went to bed.

Are Apps the Future of Mobile Learning?

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We know that casual games are a huge hit and some of them are considered learning titles. And as a personal observation, I can’t help but notice how hooked my roommates are on their iPod Touch apps. Part of the success of the iPod touch/iPhone is in the amazing number and variety of apps offered and easily downloadable from the Apple App Store. As a developer, you constantly look for the “next big thing&#.  Most of us will probably admit that there can be more than one of those “big things&#. Much organizational learning is unique in what it teaches.

Newswire / Press Release: Atlantic Link Launches Rapid e-Learning for the Sony PSP - Education/e-Learning/Training - Atlantic Link | NewswireToday

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Quizzes, games, activities, audio, video and Flash animations are all supported, giving users the richest possible course experience." eLearning Education for the iPod GenerationThe software now allows courses to be designed specifically for the Sony PSP Slim & Lite. To tackle this we have enabled our software to author at the native screen size of a Sony PSP. learing+2.0

mLearning-World.com: Nokia gets educational with M4Girls pilot project. | GoMo News

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Reportedly, the initiative will be piloted in two South African schools, and students lucky enough to take advantage will have access to educational games and other material created to meet the needs of the national curriculum according to Engadget Mobile. Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to. Mogopop your iPod and 5 other m. My iPod and its Voice Recorder in My Classroom (Fr.