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Here’s Why I am Excited about Google Glass [Video]

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Secondly, today’s smart watches aren’t a viable replacement for our smartphones, most of the videos I have seen of smart watches show they merely serve to display the same notifications we get on our smartphones. 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.

Google Survey Has Lots of Interesting Data on Mobile Use

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Today, Google released the findings of a smart phone study done at the end of 2010. There are lots of other interesting statistics in this post, and a slick video that illustrates much of the data. Google: 50 Percent of those exposed to mobile ads took action | search engines land | Greg Sterling | 26 April 2011. Dining (51%). Entertainment (49%). Shopping (47%). Travel (31%).

Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]

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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. Check out the video for more on this. Touch-enabled laptops and desktops are game-changers. Conclusion.

Google App Inventor – Can It Boost mLearning?

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Last week Google launched App Inventor a visual development tool to build Android applications. The video below shows how easy it is to built an Android app using this tool –. Tags: Mobile Learning Android App Inventor Google mLearning This tool will allow anyone to create an Android app without writing even a single line of code. doubt.

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.

eLearning is dead! Multi-screen learning is the next big thing.

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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. YouTube is now solely using HTML5 to serve videos. According to Google, 90% of users use multiple screens sequentially to accomplish a task over time. eLearning is dead! Flash-based eLearning. eLearning is dead!

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Two new ubiquitous technologies for Education

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Google Glass – this falls into the current trend of ‘wearable’ technology – where a supplementary device like a watch or glasses communicate with your smartphone by bluetooth. The best overview I have found so far is this video from early explorer David Kelly of the eLearning Guild.

12 Lessons from Failure for all of us by Bill Gross at LeWeb 2011 [VIDEO]

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Some of the mobile apps and sites I use for this, include Flipboard, Google Currents, HitPad, Zite and on the web I mostly go to techmeme.com and news.google.com. Such is the case with the video below of Mr. Bill Gross delivering a presentation at the famous LeWeb conference in Paris. With so much information being shared these days, there’s always something good out there.

6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design

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According to Google, 90% of users use multiple screens sequentially to accomplish a task over time. When I first tried it, I realized this is the version of Captivate that I have been waiting for a long time. I’m working on a video that I will post to introduce learning professionals to what it means to create responsive learning. How many devices do you own? The Web. No

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10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]

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If you are new to Responsive Design, it isn’t necessarily a single technology that you can point to, but rather a set of principles aided by a number of HTML5 technologies such as CSS media queries , fluid grids and flexible images and videos. will record a how-to video later and post here on my blog. 6. eLearning. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 9, 2015. Responsive Projects.

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10 steps to convert a DVD into a #mobile format

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Get the specifications of the screen of your mobile device (google the type of your mobile device and add ‘specifications’ or ‘specs’). Get the specifications of the audio and video files your mobile phone supports. There are various formats for audio and video, in order to convert the DVD to the right format for your mobile device, this is very important. Step 2. Step 3.

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

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Looking to develop interactive training and support videos, flawless screen capturing for tutorials, etc.? You can create interactive videos with clickable links, table of contents, search, embed quizzes and it supports both Flash and HTML5. And you can also add animation to callouts, images, videos, and more. Google Swiffy. So here’s a few – 15 actually! Claro.

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Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands

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It works best using Google’s Chrome browser, but its connection to mobile is that it demonstrates some of the new possibilities of HTML5, a standard that will be supported by all new mobile devices, including Apple. If you don’t have an iPhone, you can see the effects of the new 3D app in this video demo. Here are two examples, both involving mobile.

10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

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love this feature too because it allows eLearning professionals, Technical Communicators and anyone else to embed their videos in their projects. Videos work on iPad and iPhone. No worries, your Screenr.com videos will display just fine on the iPad and on the iPhone. have gotten so much more watching short videos than by reading the manuals that came with all my power tools.

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

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Here’s a short video:  [link]. They also have a mobile App called Fuse, that can allow you to record video on the go and then import it into Camtasia to supplement your projects. If you haven’t seen it, take a few minutes to watch this video: Kudos to Microsoft and the Skype team! Storyline 2.0 Kudos to Articulate! Kudos to TechSmith! Kudos to Adobe!

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6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

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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. Several of them actually just embed non-interactive videos in HTML code. Apart from ‘static’ content like documents, videos, audio files etc., Establish the Need. Ask yourself -.

10 Things the Motorola Xoom does Better than the iPad

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The idea that apps like the USA Today can show me a headlines preview for each section without launching the full app is just very appealing to me. I can also tap the bar at the top of the widget to go from one section to the next and only if I’m interested in a story, I tap it and then the app launches taking me directly to that story. I now also have widgets for trending Apps in the Android Market, for all three of my emails accounts, for Google Books, YouTube videos, Facebook updates, Twitter mentions and Browser bookmarks. codenamed Honeycomb. Widgets. Notifications.

Free Mobile Learning Course – MobiMOOC2012

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Here’s a great video by Dave Cormier explaining the MOOC concept. You can register for the course by becoming a member of the Google group here. 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. quick overview of MobiMOOC 2012. Learn More. TOPIC. FACILITATOR. TOPIC.

tips for Search Engine Optimization from Google itself

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If you do not feel like watching the video, take a look at what Stephan Spencer wrote on CNET In my quest to optimize my blog I came accross this SEO movie. It is over 1 hour of media, but worth it if you want to get some on optimizing your blog or site.

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

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Overall the smaller form factor is easier to carry around the house and watching video on the smaller screen is a great experience. enjoy listening to music and watching videos on YouTube. This is why I was very pleasantly surprised when I tapped the Help app and found loads of video tutorials for many of the applications included. Unboxing the Playbook and Setup. update.

Upcoming the Really Useful #EdTechbook and chapter

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Even if we tried we’d still have to deal with other developments and distractions in classroom and learning technology like smart boards, blogs, video, games, students-led learning, virtual learning environments, social media, etc. What a great start of a new year, to be able to work with wonderful people and get a chapter out as well. Zak Mensah: “Why do we do what we do?”

mLearning-World.com: The iPod in Education - video overview

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, December 14, 2007 The iPod in Education - video overview //This new mLearn Vidcast looks at how the iPod can be used for educational purposes - over 7 different examples are detailed and demo’d, with practical uses of things such as quizzes, podcasts, audiobooks and more covered.

Google Books provides downloadable mobile content | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Google Books provides downloadable mobile content 1 09 2006 Stephen Downes’ blog reports the launch of Google Books , a new beta service from Google, which provides a search engine to thousands of electronic public domain books, including many rare books – many digitised by Google themselves. Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop Video Recording and Streaming on ALL iPhones Google Goggles will rock m-learning.

A new home for Instructional Video | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact A new home for Instructional Video 21 08 2006 YouTube and Google Video are all very well, but there’s an awful amount of lip-synching teenagers and viral advertisements to wade through to find videos that are licensed for and suitable for use as mobile learning video content. While still in Beta, a new site being set up with a focus on instructional video content, called VideoJug. Ubiquette. learning device for $60.

Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden

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The podcast makes the point that Adobe Flash, once a standard for viewing animation and video, is becoming obsolete mainly because Apple decided not to support Flash on its mobile devices. Imagine one day Google decides to block access to Wikipedia on Android devices? Imagine one day Apple decides to block all Google products (i.e. Google Docs, Google Reader, etc.)? Let me provide a little context. When it comes to mobile devices, there are currently a handful of manufacturers that produce devices that mainly run one of two mobile operating systems.

Launch of the Really Useful #EdTechBook #elearning enthusiasts

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Even if we tried we’d still have to deal with other developments and distractions in classroom and learning technology like smart boards, blogs, video, games, students-led learning, virtual learning environments, social media, etc. 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

Three Ways to Use Mobile Devices in Workplace Learning

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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. Mobile learning is certainly a hot discussion topic with elearning and training solutions providers in Australia – like anywhere else in the world.

Write, create, curate and collaborate: preparing for #digiWriMo

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The definition of writing is also very open (though digital): it can be any narrative making media: drawing, video, audio, text. Plan to join our regular Twitter chats using #digiwrimo , head over to our Facebook page , or participate in the DiGiWriMo Google Community , and visit this site often. But, if you want to share your work with others, do so by posting it on our Facebook page , on Twitter using #digiwrimo , in the Google Community , or tag your blog posts with “digiwrimo”. learn by writing. It is simple and open. Breadcrumbs from here to the future.

Video for Mobile Learning | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Video for Mobile Learning 17 08 2006 Small portable videos can be an ideal medium for some learning areas.  For example, one of my friends – a professional dance teacher – maintains videos of over 600 dance moves on his video iPod, which allows him to quickly search for and review more moves than anyone can remember on the go.  And using a mobile recording device, video can be relatively easily captured. Ubiquette.

Wearable Tech – The New Frontier for Learning

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There are a number of accessories available already: Google glass : Glass is a very compelling learning platform. There are even some simple things you can do right now to create Google glass content with the Mirror Api , which allows you to create content in HTML, video, rich media and text, so it’s not a big leap for many of those with some basic technical skills.

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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► 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?

Mobile Video Extravaganza | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Mobile Video Extravaganza 14 06 2006 Mobile Tools Extravaganza The latest edition of Australian PC User Magazine (July 2006 – pictured) includes a plethora of useful software and articles for mobile learning practitioners interested in using video as a mobile resource. There’s an article on page 82 about how to shoot video to optimise it for mobile devices. video sites). Ubiquette. learning device for $60.

Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden

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The podcast makes the point that Adobe Flash, once a standard for viewing animation and video, is becoming obsolete mainly because Apple decided not to support Flash on its mobile devices. Imagine one day Google decides to block access to Wikipedia on Android devices? Imagine one day Apple decides to block all Google products (i.e. Google Docs, Google Reader, etc.)? Let me provide a little context. When it comes to mobile devices, there are currently a handful of manufacturers that produce devices that mainly run one of two mobile operating systems.

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

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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. Let me know what you think and incidentally, tomorrow I’m interviewing Tom Kuhlmann about many of these things and will post the video interview early next week. Let’s share great content on Google+ at   [link]. Here’s a recommendation, even if you don’t use Articulate eLearning apps, u should join their community. happen to thing this is a critical one. ElearningGoodn… #articulate.

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Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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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. Google surprised everyone by buying Motorola Mobility for $12.5B in 2011 and plans to jump square into the hardware game to better control the Android experience. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? Prediction #2. Bullseye!

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The New Moto X gives us a Glimpse into the future of Mobile and Predictive Computing

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This is why I’m excited about Google Now and why I’m concerned about Apple’s future, in part because they don’t have a Google Now-like strategy. Neither does Apple seem to have an answer to the upcoming Google Glass. will share more of my thoughts on Google Now in a future post, but for now I believe this is the future, predictive computing if you will.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

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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.

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Selecting meaningful #socialmedia tools for a #MOOC or #PLN

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Real life: people with mutual interest in management joining up in a group to discuss strategies (LinkedIn) Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Extra: LinkedIn has a nice feature enabling you to send Q/A to your professional network. Video (e.g. Extra: geotagging, sharing the location of the object of the video, audio or picture that is shared. A big part of setting up an open, online course (e.g. MOOC), or gearing up for a Personal Learning Network (PLN) is the selection of meaning social media tools. Look here for all tweets regarding mLearning (updated life). augmented learning).

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Future of Ed #AI DeepMind computer teaches itself to play Atari 2600 games

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DeepMind takes over Atari high scores Google''s DeepMind is something to be reckoned with, and an technological evolution that will push us to rethink society (at least, that''s what I think). How do we see the world when Artificial Intelligence takes over work that we find ''humanly satisfying''? What about game-based learning ? Will Art be the last job standing?

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

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My job was to leverage this feature as one of the selling points for both the eLearning Suite and the Technical Communication Suite, so I put together two videos, one for using it with FrameMaker and one for using it with Captivate. Let’s share great content on Google+ at   [link]. Back then I couldn’t get enough of trying out this feature on different images. Send to Kindle.

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