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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

– pointers on some of the tools out there, that you can use to help you take that ‘leap of faith’ into mLearning. So here’s the list of the tools that can do the job and which you might want a closer look at. One of the best tools, if you are already using Articulate, to convert your existing (Articulate based) courses to run on iPads, other tablets and mobile devices.

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7 Free Online Tools for CSS Optimization

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If you truly want to develop learning, or any other type of content that can be viewed on multiple screens, including desktops and laptops, smartphones, tablets, as well as future devices, such as Google Glass, the only solid solution is by using Responsive Web Design principles. Here are the tools in the article I found. Online Tools for CSS Optimization. fairly simple tool.

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Google Glass - a tool for learning?

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Google glass is seriously overhyped at the moment. Augmented Reality google glass hands free innovation So much that it is hard to see the wood for the trees, or to separate out the real learning possibilities from the general technical enthusiasm. That is why I really enjoyed David Kelly''s presentation at Learning Technologies this year. It was a great session. What do you think?

Google’s App Inventor … liberation or stagnation?

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A year ago, Google released App Inventor – a fascinatingly visual, albeit rather buggy tool for developing android apps. Perfect tools for learning about coding. Today I found an email in my inbox announcing that Google are dropping support for it. Google are open-sourcing the code base. Often a sign of a project’s demise. The App Inventor Team What do you think?

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.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

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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. In 2012 tech giants like Google, Yahoo, Adobe, Microsoft, Intel and HP posted disappointing earning results. Explore other Tools beyond the Usual Suspects. Samsung S3).

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Mobile Student Organization and Management Tools

Cell Phones in Learning

Since we know that over 73% of high school students have a cell phone ( Speak Up 2006 K-12 Report , 2006) with them at all times, learning to use their cell phone as an organizational tool may be more beneficial for life-long structure than a paper assignment notebook. It also couples with Jott and Google's Calendar. thought I would go ahead and share a few of them.

This Week in mLearning Podcast #8 – mLearnCon, Captivate 6, Camtasia 8, MS Surface, iOS 6, Nexus 7

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Google I/O 2012: Google Nexus 7, Google chrome for iOS, Google Drive on the Apple´s App Store, Google+ app. 4. Camtasia Studio 8 by TechSmith: a must-have tool. Apple´s World Wide Developers Conference: MacBook Pro, iOS 6 and more on its approach to a single computing experience. RJ Jacquez wrote more about Apple´s mobile story here:  [link]. 2.

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QR Codes and Beyond?

Mobile Learning Edge

“Last month, Google formally released its URL shortener Goo.gl, which included the  ability to create QR codes by adding “.qr” Google has already been  pushing the codes as a way to download Android apps. It It also launched Favorite Places on Google, which  involved distributing 100,000 QR code stickers to local businesses. Tried using a QR (quick response) code yet?

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Tappestry: Kicking the Informal Learning (Tin) Can

Mobile Learning Edge

have some ideas, but I will save that for another post… Tappestry raises a bigger question for me about the way we view digital learning tools that may be an unintended result of giving informal learning a more concrete language. Who can deny that their first reaction when they don’t know something is to Google it? A review by Jessica Knox.

mLearning-World.com: Everything is a Learning Tool!

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Sunday, December 31, 2006 Everything is a Learning Tool! In a recent article on Learning Circuits, Clark Aldrich proclaimed Second Life is not a Teaching Tool which then followed with the flame wars in Second Life Redux & The Ultimate MMORPG? Everything is a Learning Tool!

Google’s App Inventor Will Allow ‘The Rest of Us’ to make Apps

mLearning is Good

Many in the mobile learning community have been clamoring for tools that allow us as learning content creators to build apps for the mobile device. 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. Droid. More about it here: [link].

Mobile Student Organization and Management Tools

Cell Phones in Learning

Since we know that over 73% of high school students have a cell phone ( Speak Up 2006 K-12 Report , 2006) with them at all times, learning to use their cell phone as an organizational tool may be more beneficial for life-long structure than a paper assignment notebook. This site also couples with your Apple iCal or Google Calendar so you can also view your "to do" list on your web-ready cell phone. It also couples with Jott and Google's Calendar. Therefore anything you post in Google Calendar can be sent as a text message reminder to the cell phone.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

You may have noticed already – mobile platforms (or operating systems) are jostling for larger share of the pie with Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android together ruling the market as of now. Cross platform development tools may try and resolve this issue but not quite. We expect the tools to become more capable in exploiting the potential of HTML5 in future. Ask yourself -.

Using Cell Phones & Google Voice in Foreign Language

Cell Phones in Learning

My co-instructor Jeff Stanzler sent me this Educause article about a Spanish teacher who started using Google Voice with his students for oral language activities. While I have been talking about the potential benefits of Google Voice and foreign language, this is the first time I have really seen it put into practice. The Author ( Peyton Jobe) describes how he uses Google Voice with both upper and lower level Spanish students: "Cell phones offer an accountability tool for teachers inside the classroom. googlevoice

Using Cell Phones & Google Voice in Foriegn Language

Cell Phones in Learning

My co-instructor Jeff Stanzler sent me this Educause article about a Spanish teacher who started using Google Voice with his students for oral language activities. While I have been talking about the potential benefits of Google Voice and foreign language, this is the first time I have really seen it put into practice. The Author ( Peyton Jobe) describes how he uses Google Voice with both upper and lower level Spanish students: "Cell phones offer an accountability tool for teachers inside the classroom.

mLearning-World.com: Directory of Free E-Learning Tools - mLearning - Zimbio

mLearning World

skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, December 18, 2006 Directory of Free E-Learning Tools - mLearning - Zimbio Good references just posted to the mLearning Wiki at Zimbio. ► 07/04 - 07/11 (3) eLearning Kindle eBook From Toy to Tool: Cell Phones in Learning: Speak U. learing+2.0 Training. iTunes 7.7

The End of the Road for me at Adobe. 2012 and Beyond.

mLearning Revolution

believe that my experience as a Trainer, Product Manager and Evangelist will enable me to contribute to this community and be a key content curator, especially to those new to eLearning, who need to choose the right tool for the job. Soon I will be announcing a weekly eSeminar on choosing the right Rapid eLearning tool. will also be launching Online Training programs for these tools.

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Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about

mLearning Revolution

This is exactly the type of innovation we need these days from Tools vendors. think what Google is doing with their Glass project is a more accurate view into the future of wearable tech, so I’m excited about that, too. Here’s a short video:  [link]. Storyline 2.0 and the new Android Support and Sliders – I’m now working on a review of Storyline 2.0

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mLearning Testing Tools & Methods

mLearning Trends

And if you want to ensure the best possible experience for every class of mobile learner, you’ll need to build a collection of working mobile devices, simulators/emulators and testing tools to span the potential reach of your target audience. My physical mobile devices and virtual tools for testing include: a. But the bigger your audience is, the greater your challenge can become.

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10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

mLearning Revolution

Eventually all the major Tech blogs rave about it and people say, this is amazing, who creates this technology, I want to know more and when they need a Rapid eLearning tool, guess who they are going to go to, that’s right, Articulate.com, the folks who make awesome software they say. Let’s share great content on Google+ at  [link]. So much for that. Let me explain. Simply Brilliant!

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mLearning-World.com: Life Tools- Power & Time

mLearning World

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 ► 01/04 - 01/11 (1) Is Twitter Being Used As A Training Tool? | New Le. Training.

mLearning-World.com: Edu Podcasting Gains New Tool

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, August 09, 2006 Edu Podcasting Gains New Tool The challenge with using Podcasting as a mobile learning platform is that to be truly mobile, your students must have some sort of Mp3 player. ► 01/04 - 01/11 (1) Is Twitter Being Used As A Training Tool? | New Le.

Pontydysgu – Bridge to Learning » Blog Archive » Google Goggles – an important tool for mobile work based learning?

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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.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

There are certainly fewer obstacles holding back broader enterprise deployments of mobile learning solutions but an array of challenges remain including limited budgets, limited experience, the scarcity of flexible AND AVAILABLE authoring tools (see #5 below) and general macro-economic concerns every company is harboring. Authoring Tools Will Evolve. a.k.a. On the Target – But Barely.

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Free Mobile Learning Course – MobiMOOC2012

Upside Learning

You can register for the course by becoming a member of the Google group here. Collaborative look at mLearning tools. 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. Learn More.

5 Reasons why you should join the Articulate Community if you are in eLearning

mLearning Revolution

Since leaving Adobe , I have been expanding my horizons by exploring other eLearning tools, especially as I begin posting reviews of various Rapid eLearning tools here on my Blog. Social Media tools like Blogs, Forums, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and others are the great equalizers, which level the playing field between companies of any size. You can apply the concepts into your own Rapid eLearning tool. Let’s share great content on Google+ at   [link]. They have the most ‘engaged’ users. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 2, 2012.

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mLearning-World.com: 20 Ideas: Getting students to use their mobile phones as learning tools- by Doug Belshaw

mLearning World

► 07/04 - 07/11 (3) eLearning Kindle eBook From Toy to Tool: Cell Phones in Learning: Speak U. ► 01/04 - 01/11 (1) Is Twitter Being Used As A Training Tool? | New Le. Eleven years later, of course, my mobile phone has a processor at least three times as fast as that. Here’s a quick recap of some of them… 1. Learning slideshows for mobile phones and iPods 2.

Apple Loosens Development Restrictions on AppTech Developers Using Adobe Flash Tools

mLearning World

Pink Sheets: APCX) www.apptechglobal.com reported today that Apple's recently announced policy of loosening restrictions on use of outside development tools should substantially assist AppTech in the execution of its plan to translate and port over iPhone apps to other operating systems, such as Google Android. stated, "Apple's loosening its policies on the ability for app developers to utilize third party tools is a strong positive step for AppTech. HOUSTON, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- AppTech Corp. Eric Ottens, CEO of AppTech Corp. Read the rest here.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

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. Authoring Tools Will Evolve. Apple’s insistence on never wanting to support Flash content on iOS devices will drive innovation across the authoring tool market that is sure to benefit everyone in the Training & Development field. 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. mLearning Engagements Expand.

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Three Ways to Use Mobile Devices in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

Mobiles are excellent devices to help retrieve information like ‘how to’ manuals or videos, or simply search for answers on Google or the company’s intranet which in itself is fast turning into a social environment. We believe performance support mobile applications are a great tool to have on your employees’ phones. Used as a Part of the Blend. Device to Access Information.

mLearning-World.com: Trying out a new tool- Voice2Text

mLearning World

skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Thursday, May 01, 2008 Trying out a new tool- Voice2Text Quick note: Ive been trying out a great new feature that Alltel has, Voice2Text. ► 07/04 - 07/11 (3) eLearning Kindle eBook From Toy to Tool: Cell Phones in Learning: Speak U. ► 01/04 - 01/11 (1) Is Twitter Being Used As A Training Tool? | New Le. Trying out a new tool- Voice2Text Newswire / Press Release: Atlantic Link Launches R. Imagine pairing this with a voicemail distribution system. Adam S.

Wearable Tech – The New Frontier for Learning

mLearning is Good

Now we are starting to see some great implementations in the way of mobile technology employed as a learning tool. There are a number of accessories available already: Google glass : Glass is a very compelling learning platform. (This editor from the motley fool sums up how I see the current state of wearables.). link].

Two Examples of how Brands are still not Joining the Social Media Conversation

mLearning Revolution

The one thing that has changed dramatically via Social Media tools is the ease with which customers give brands permission to market (converse with) to them. When I find a technology or a product I like, I have no hesitation to recommend it to my followers on Twitter and Google+ and friends on Facebook. It’s always fascinating to see what works and also what doesn’t work.

Remove unwanted areas from an image for $10 with Snapheal a la Photoshop Content-aware Fill

mLearning Revolution

So the next time you need to remove something for an image that you will be including in your favorite Rapid eLearning tool or Techcomm tool, give Snapheal a shot. Let’s share great content on Google+ at   [link]. When I was at Adobe promoting the eLearning Suite, which included Photoshop CS5, this was the highlight of any demo I did, it was like magic people said. eLearning

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Survey Results: Favorite Cell to Web or Web to Cell tool!

Cell Phones in Learning

There were some of the expected outcomes such as Google sms or Flickr Mobile, but I was surprised at how many more obscure sites were referenced. A few of those that stand out are Loopt, Evernote, and Mofuse. Below are the ranked results. #1) Flickr Mobile #2) Polleverywhere #3) Twitter #4) Google sms, Dial2do, Netvibes, Mofuse, Jott, Qik, Pingfm, mobile gmail, mobile myvocal, Evernote, Loopt, OperaMini, Utterli (formerly Utterz). paulrwood @ lkolb my students use their phones for Google sms and polleverywhere in my classes. want to thank everyone who replied.

Survey Results: Favorite Cell to Web or Web to Cell tool!

Cell Phones in Learning

There were some of the expected outcomes such as Google sms or Flickr Mobile, but I was surprised at how many more obscure sites were referenced. A few of those that stand out are Loopt, Evernote, and Mofuse. Below are the ranked results. #1) Flickr Mobile #2) Polleverywhere #3) Twitter #4) Google sms, Dial2do, Netvibes, Mofuse, Jott, Qik, Pingfm, mobile gmail, mobile myvocal, Evernote, Loopt, OperaMini, Utterli (formerly Utterz). paulrwood @ lkolb my students use their phones for Google sms and polleverywhere in my classes. want to thank everyone who replied.

Using Mobile Devices to Increase Community Engagement

The Mobile Learner

After blogging about the use of mobile devices from the perspective of classroom instruction and student learning for over five years, I now find myself considering how these same tools that can be used to help students learn can also be used to strengthen the home-school connection. The other consideration is that this type of use of a social media tool is still really new for schools.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

Back on December 30 2011, I scoped eight predictions ranging from hardware/software to content types and authoring tools to macro-level mobility trends our team felt would influence the market for mLearning products and services for the year and I wasn’t disappointed (or much surprised) about how it all played out. Here’s the analysis of how it all played out. On Target But. Bullseye.

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ReQall: A phone management tool for students w/out Internet Access

Cell Phones in Learning

The main differences I see between the two applications is that Jott links up with outside resources such as Twitter, Google calendar, or LiveJournal. Classroom Connections: Utilizing ReQall, students could use their cell phone as their sole management tool. Reqall is a free web-based service that allows anyone to call (U.S., Canada, or UK) a number (1-888-973-7255 for U.S./CA), CA), and you can then say your message reminder to yourself. ReQall gives you up to 1 minute to say your message. ReQall will transcribe your message to text and put it in your private file on the web.