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IPhone- User Interface Guidelines- Part I

Upside Learning

The iPhone’s revolutionary user interface has changed the way we look at mobile devices. The iPhone SDK let’s you create native applications for the device. The document is divided into two parts: Planning Your iPhone Software Product : Covers types of applications, fundamental human interface design principles and the iPhone OS environment. This is the first.

IPhone- User Interface Guidelines – Part III

Upside Learning

In continuation to my previous post of this series ( Part I & Part II ), I will be concluding my discussion on the various components available for developing the user interface of your iPhone application. Navigating Hierarchical Information : Mainly in productive type of application. hope this series helps you create various publications for your iPhone.

Myths about iOS products

Float Mobile Learning

On his blog, Learning in Hand, teacher and technology specialist Tony Vincent lists a number of common myths about Apple mobile products such as iPads, iPhones, and iPods. (A similar list [.].

Training Plan For iPhone Application Development

Upside Learning

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. While working on IPhone development I have collected some links and we thought of creating a training plan for iPhone development for other Upsiders. The training plan below, assumes that you'll have the following skills to speed your iPhone development: Knowledge of C/C++/Java. Topic. NavBar.

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Prob- lems and 7 Solutions Mobile Learning is Here to Stay With the introduction of the Apple iPhone and iPad, a mobile computing revolution. Note: Rapid Intake’s mLearning Studio™ and eLearning Studio™ products create con- tent that can be accessed either online or offline. began. from all sides, smart phones and tablets are here to stay.

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

mLearning Revolution

Articulate for example has gone the native app route for deploying learning projects to tablets and HTML5 for smartphones like the iPhone and the Moto X. Adobe has a product called Edge Animate that allows you to create animation in native HTML5 format, which you can then import into your mobile learning projects in Captivate 8, via the Media drop-down menu, as illustrated below.

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Turn Your iPhone into a Dermato-what?

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Granted, it’s a tad pricey at $1582, but this product allows your iPhone to be used as a Dermatoscope. Now this is interesting. That is, it allows you to explore [.]. Implementations Mobile Technology

Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy

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What does it mean for the digital products and services we are designing, when PCs, smartphones, TVs and other electronic devices are connected? All of us mobile users expect the products and services we use to not only follow us from device to device but to remember where we left off on one device and continue from there on the next device. Interacting in an ecosystem of screens.

Three Great iPhone Tips Courtesy of eWeek

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Capture iPhone Screenshots As product reviewers, we at eWEEK Labs find frequent occasion to grab screen shots in order to illustrate the software and services we cover. In previous iPhone tests, we hacked the device to install a screen shot application, of which there were a handful in the unofficial software channels. When the App Store came online, we disappointed not to find an Apple-blessed screen grabber, but it turns out that the iPhone's new 2.0 firmware includes a built-in screen capture function.  To capture screens on your iPhone or iPod Touch 2.0.

My iPhone Apps for Learning Solution 2010 -

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Do you have an iPhone/iTouch? Then its time to start thinking about how you are going to be the most productive at the event. Mashable has a recent post titled 12 iPhone Apps for Surviving Conference Season - - Its a good list but I just don’t use most of those apps. Calendar My iPhone Calendar App is sync’d to many calendars. And that means getting your Apps in order.

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Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands

Mobile Learning Edge

The other example is from The Black Eyed Peas who have released an app for the iPhone that includes an immersive 360 degree, augmented reality music video that puts you in the middle of a party, dancing to the music. 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. Enjoy, and be amazed. (GW).

Using Accents in SMS Text Messages

Mobile Commons

This is the reason you have to choose either an AT&T iPhone or a Verizon iPhone — the technologies just aren’t compatible with one another. As a side note, you may notice that when you text your friends, say, with your iPhone, that you CAN use accents, even on Verizon. Maybe you both have iPhones and you are using iMessage. All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research Our Products Text MessagesBut if you join the Spanish-language version of any of their mobile lists, you’ll notice something surprising. How do they send text messages?

The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

mLearning Revolution

You can watch this interactive video (link below) on your desktop PC, iPad and iPhone (may be prompted to install the Smart Player app) and all the interactivity should work just fine. Watch this video and if you have an iPad or an iPhone watch it there too. Kudos to the team for not using this limitation on the iPhone as a cop out for nothing doing something. link]. link].

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

mLearning Revolution

The idea that you can use Camtasia on a Mac to record your iPhone and then add mobile gestures to the recording is very exciting to me and should be to you, too. Amazon Echo – When I first heard about this new product from Amazon I thought it was a crazy idea but not anymore, I think Amazon is on to something. Here’s a short video:  [link]. Storyline 2.0 Kudos to Adobe!

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6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

mLearning Revolution

If there is one thing I heard from customers while working at Adobe was this, I want my learners to be able to take a course on their iPads or iPhone, but these mobile devices don’t support Flash. Since I cover eLearning tools, I give the edge here to TechSmith, who smartly put their Camtasia product on the Mac App Store. still go to Church of course. Fun times. What do you think?

Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop


Amongst the many ideas for content delivery we have been investigating iTunesU and the use of iPod Touch and iPhone devices for accessing content on-campus (or at home) for later review and reflection.  Nick demos adding an image to an iPhone app. This iPhone SDK workshop is being held again several times this year – in Melbourne, Brisbane, and Perth. 

Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop


Amongst the many ideas for content delivery we have been investigating iTunesU and the use of iPod Touch and iPhone devices for accessing content on-campus (or at home) for later review and reflection.  Nick demos adding an image to an iPhone app. This iPhone SDK workshop is being held again several times this year – in Melbourne, Brisbane, and Perth. 

10 Things I Love about

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As an Evangelist then, with every new product launch Adobe did, i always asked myself, how can we leverage the new technology in our less known products, and more specifically, how can we get Adobe Captivate involved. Videos work on iPad and iPhone. No worries, your videos will display just fine on the iPad and on the iPhone. So much for that. Let me explain.

Adobe 71 From Tracy and Matts Blog - Apple iPhone

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * * mLearning World Live Tuesday, January 09, 2007 From Tracy and Matts Blog - Apple iPhone IMHO, I still wont touch it if the service is from Cingular ! Apple iPhone Specifications Screen size 3.5 partnership with Yahoo will allow all iPhone customers to hook up with free push IMAP email. Camera 2.0

Do Learners on Mobile really know what they want in mLearning?

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” There are many flaws with this approach, for one thing having an iPad-only strategy isn’t really having a mobile strategy, what about smaller screens such as the iPhone where invariably mobile users will end up doing a lot of pinching and zooming to find their way around the content, that is of course if they can even render the learning at all on the smallers screens. One of my favorite lessons from Steve Jobs was that Apple didn’t do much in the way of Focus Groups in order to figure out what their next products would be. What are your thoughts?

Here’s how Adobe Captivate 6 could have been a Game-Changer for mLearning

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In my years working for Adobe and Macromedia, one thing I learned was the importance of leveraging technologies from various products across the rest of the company. As an Evangelist I was always participating in presentations from other teams, always thinking how I might be able to leverage and repurpose innovations from other teams into my own smaller products. That’s it.

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4 Ways Smartphones are helping People Learn a new Language

mLearning Revolution

According to, Apple’s iPhone line leads this trend, even the budget-friendly iPhone 5C. The resulting product was dubbed as Milao (Greek word for “to communicate”), which will be used by university curriculums for beginner’s courses. iTôk It is an iPhone accessory to help speech therapists introduce letters and sounds to children with speech disorders.

IPhone- User Interface Guidelines – Part II

Upside Learning

I have already covered the types of applications, fundamental human interface design principles and the iPhone OS environment in my first post of this series. In this article and the next, I will try to summarize the various components available for developing the user interface of your iPhone application. Application Window: Each IPhone application contains an application window.

New mLearning Authoring Tools – Wave #2

mLearning Trends

That said, interest in the various products and sessions and “morning buzz” gatherings that related to mobile all seemed well attended and topical. I was able to spend time with several different vendors who are all preparing to deliver their own mobile learning offers into the marketplace in the coming months. This first post will focus on LS2011 and I’ll post again on CTIA tomorrow.

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Database Product for Pocket PCs | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Database Product for Pocket PCs 13 04 2006 Software development company Grandasoft currently provides software for designing PDA data entry forms and rendering them on Pocket PC devices: [link] I’ve used this suite for almost a year to successfully record and recall hundreds of dance moves from a PDA-based database: you can even define your own custom searches that you can use on your PDA on the go. Ubiquette. learning device for $60.

Mobile Learning Revolution – Round-Up Of Our Best mLearning Posts

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Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems. A ‘Performance Support System’ or PSS refers to any system that improves worker productivity by providing on-the-job access to integrated information, advice and learning experiences. Mobile Learning has been on our minds and for all the right reasons. See you there. What Is Mobile Learning? But what next?

The iPad and its impact on m-learning.


The iPhone was a significant milestone towards that goal – and some believe the iPad will advance it even further. Mobile Products alan kay apple ipad jef raskin olpc prediction tabletHe predicted (and invented) mobile computing, the windowed GUI, and was a pioneer of object oriented programming and social constructivist learning. 

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

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Much like the Motorola Xoom, the initial setup for the Playbook was straightforward and unlike the iPad and the iPhone today, which requires you to plug the device to a computer with iTunes, the Playbook does it all without a requiring a PC. Unboxing the Playbook and Setup. It also includes an AC charger and a USB cable, as well as cloth for cleaning the screen. update. The Online Help.

Upside2Go – Now On BlackBerry!

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We launched Upside2Go (for the iPhone) back in February this year. It has also been recognized as ‘Best New Product Debut’ at ASTD TechKnowledge 2011 by an independent ex-Brandon Hall consultant. The mobile learning market has undergone a complete facelift in the past couple of months, with new players and new products entering at a fast pace. The Story So Far. Why BlackBerry?

Hacking Siri for Learning

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When Apple launched the iPhone 4S, one of the key differentiators to previous models was the inclusion of Siri. Apple isn’t known to condone hackers modifying their products and software. For those who haven’t been bombarded yet by the marketing campaigns, Siri is an intelligent software assistant and a knowledge navigator that essentially functions like a digital personal assistant.

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How to choose a #mobile device for #mLearning purposes

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Smartphones First of all if you are a tech savvy person you could go for a less expensive device which has all the options of the iPhone and more, for the iPhone costs a lot, yet is similar to many other mobile phones that are cheaper. Choosing the best (smart)phone or tablet for mobile learning can be quite a challenge. Tablets have the advantage of having a bigger screen.

My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress

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Actually there were two mLearning winners as the mobile learning project BBC Janala , also for learning English, won the Best Product, Initiative or Service for Underserved Segment category. My disappointments included: Apple, although the winner of the device of the year with the iPhone 4, was noticeably absent (although this is expected from Apple as they just do not participate in such conferences.) Over my career I have become a technology "conference veteran" beginning with Comdex in the 80’s. This event grew to over 220,000 attendees and over 20,000 vendors. The U.S.

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Our 2013 Mantra for #mLearning: Simplify, Simplify, Simplify [Lessons from LinkedIn]

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Virtually every process and every product is being “ reimagined ” because of mobile. The company’s mission statement is to connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful. endorsements), to the new versions of their iPad and iPhone apps, which are simple and enjoyable to use. First, I would like to wish you a Happy New Year.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

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Sure, companies may still provided workers with an old BlackBerry (on a 2-year contract), but increasingly more people will opt to use their own iPhones/iPads or Android handsets or tablets once their devices can be secured and supported within their organizations. 3. It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011. mLearning Engagements Expand. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Pad/Tablet Use Explodes !

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JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

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For example, a client might want to extend the functionality of an existing information system to the iPad/iPhone. Also, we’ve seen that significant parts of the prototype can be reused in the production application. When developing applications for just-in-time performance support, here are some items I keep on my checklist.

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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Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

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The reasons will be plentiful but largely driven by better/cheaper/more ubiquitous technologies and everyone’s acceptance of the fact we all use our phones (tablets, et al) to improve both personal and business communications and to be more productive. 2. As people and companies replace their older BlackBerries , iPhones and Android devices, their new equipment will sport cool next-gen functions like dual core processors making big media and big data easier to manage on our smaller devices. So, in no certain order, here are my predictions… 1. Mobile Learning Goes Mainstream.

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A brief update on Augmented Reality

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Unfortunately, this is not yet available for the iPhone.  The software seems more advanced than other products and I will be sure to keep myself updated. Be my guest to comment on that one… Tags: Mobile Education augmented reality iphone ipod Mobile Learning school software wikipedia Mobile Monday at Zurich was interesting from a mobile learning perspective. Augmented Reality has been on the map for quite a while now, but at the ETH (Zurichs renowned University) we were allowed to have an upclose look at what some companies are doing. link]. link]. link]. link].

What to take into account when chosing a mobile device for learning?

Ignatia Webs

First of all if you are a tech savvy person you could go for a less expensive device which has all the options of the iPhone and more, for the iPhone costs a lot, yet is similar to many other mobile phones that are cheaper. Both iPhone, Windows Mobile and Android offer 'application market place', and for the android many of them are for free. Or is it of interest to you?

Want More People to Download Your Sweet New App? Send it Out Over Text

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Whenever you want to send people an app, we can create a trackable URL that automatically connects your supporters with the right version for their particular smartphone – whether Android, iPhone, Windows Phone, or Blackberry. Features Inspirations & Ideas Mobile Strategy & Tips Product News Text MessagingThat’s yet another reason why mobile campaigns are so powerful. Presto!