Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy
OCTOBER 3, 2012
One thing I stress in my mLearning workshops is the fact that having an iPad-only strategy for Learning is not a thorough mLearning Strategy. In this post I want to share with you a great presentation I found on Slideshare, that inspired me for my workshops, and that helps me make a case for developing a multiscreen mLearning strategy vs. an iPad-only strategy. Send to Kindle.
8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning
DECEMBER 13, 2012
Instagram was not only a mobile-first success story, but until recently it was a mobile-only photo sharing service. However we need more from our Industry and it’s my hope that 2013 will be the year we fully immerse ourselves into what I call the ‘ Post-eLearning era ‘ and seize the potential of mLearning. Learn everything you can about mLearning. Samsung S3).
When Designing Mobile Learning, Think Less is More [#mLearning]
APRIL 30, 2012
Over the weekend I came across this fascinating article that really got me thinking about how we should approach the design of mobile learning (mLearning). Mobile experiences are radically different from traditional desktop experiences and thus it’s important to approach the transition to mLearning thinking that our learners on mobile are used to and expect different things from us.
Introducing a new Podcast: This Week in #mLearning [Episode 1: The new iPad and Mobile Learning]
APRIL 3, 2012
In this first episode, we review the new iPad as compared to the first and second generations, plus its impact on mLearning. iCloud and the importance of having a singular computing experience for eLearning and mLearning. I’m am extremely excited to introduce a brand new weekly Podcast entitled ‘This Week in Mobile Learning” with my friend and co-host Robert Gadd. Here are some sound bites of what you can expect in this first episode: Introductions. First Impressions of the New iPad as compared to the first and second generation iPads. iBooks and Adobe Shadow.
A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links
MAY 28, 2012
While I haven’t blogged in a while, I continue trawling through my RSS feeds, seeing more and more references to mobile learning, mlearning, performance support, ‘just-in-time’ and so many other terms that make sense in that context. Reports About Or Related To mLearning, Mobile Learning. The Worldwide Market for Mobile Learning Products and Services: 2010-2015 Forecast and Analysis.
The Future of mLearning?
Mobile Learning Edge
DECEMBER 3, 2010
The Mobile Learning Edge Home About Contents Resources Apps & Content Assessment Associations Authoring Tools Bibliography Blogs Collaboration Conferences Consultants Content Creation Games & Sims Hardware Information Sources Learning Management Mentoring Presentation Skills Researchers Services Social Media Videoconferencing Buy the Book The Future of mLearning?
mLearning Demand Is Growing
JULY 29, 2010
We have been interacting with a number of clients, understanding their requirements and discussing possible learning solutions, and one thing that stands out in these discussions is the surge in the demand for mLearning solutions. have always believed that mLearning will be the future of eLearning and have also written about it here. We see exciting times for mlearning ahead.
This Week in mLearning Podcast – Video in #mLearning [Episode 4]
APRIL 30, 2012
Welcome episode #4 of our new podcast entitled “ This Week in mLearning. ” In this episode, Robert and I talk Adobe CS6, Google Drive and the impact of Video in mLearning, as well as SceneChat, the Khan Academy, the Flipped Classroom and more. Successful launch, new features, the importance of these features as well as cloud computing for mLearning, and some drawbacks.
JNXYZ training site debuts
DECEMBER 15, 2013
Head to JNXYZ training if I can help you in this way! 1:1 AI/automation/semantic web appcessories cloud computing Connectivism Future mlearn mlearning mobile/miniaturisation natural digital interfaces uLearning wireless communications business elearn help jnxyz jonathan nalder products projects Schools services training
My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap
DECEMBER 31, 2012
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. Prediction #5 - Gamification Accelerates mLearning Adoption.
Twitter as a Mobile Learning Platform
The Mobile Learner
NOVEMBER 30, 2011
Since then, and resulting from a series of key improvements to the service, we have a tool that can be shaped and molded to whatever the need may be. edushifts mlearning mobilebrowsing mobilelearning twitterIt’s been almost 5 years since Twitter came into existence and it has become quite the versatile platform. create complex learning activities (i.e. hashtags, lists).
Basic mLearning with BlackBerries
JANUARY 10, 2009
thought I’d share my adventures here and talk about some of the speed bumps I encountered (to hopefully save you some time and frustration). I’ll assume you… Have done up-front analysis and determined your organization has a need that can be addressed by mobile learning (mLearning). Go back to the BlackBerry Development Tools and Downloads page and click Download the BlackBerry Email and MDS Services Simulator Package. Have an audience that primarily uses BlackBerry phones. Heads up, Mac users. The BlackBerry tools and simulators are for Windows only.
Get Mobile to Implement Mobile Learning
Mobile Learning Edge
NOVEMBER 16, 2010
In an article from Float Mobile Learning , an mLearning firm based in Illinois, Scott McCormick suggests that to really discover what your firm requires in terms of mobile education and support, you have to get mobile yourself. Equally important, McCormick stresses, is to ask your employees what educational support they’d like to have. You make some really important points.
2010: mLearning Year in Review
DECEMBER 27, 2010
So here’s the tally for "runs batted in (or attempted)" during the 2010 mLearning season. From our own experience, enterprise mLearning engagements were more complex and multi-faceted given the fact the average deployment was bigger, more varied in terms of content and devices supported, and customer/partner expectations were far higher. A.K.A. Validated (“Double”). Maybe next year.
mLearning-World.com: More Info on Alltels Podcasting Service
AUGUST 9, 2006
► 06/13 - 06/20 (3) Ignatia Webs: Richard Clark: mLearning on multiple. Ignatia Webs: David Metcalf: mLearning theory mash. mLearnopedia: mLearnCon Mobile Learning Content ► 06/06 - 06/13 (3) Featured mLearning Books Too Funny The Disadvantages of Mobile Learning (Only 5 years. Podcasts are like radio shows. The catalog is updated regularly while in use. Training.
The Emergence Of Mobile Learning For Higher Education In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia
JANUARY 15, 2013
Source: Ambient Insight’s 2010-2015 worldwide market forecast for Mobile Learning Products & Services). Mobile Learning Products & Services Revenue Forecast (in US$ millions). Source: Ambient Insight’s 2010-2015 worldwide market forecast for Mobile Learning Products & Services). Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning in Saudi ArabiaJUSUR, LMS System.
My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
FEBRUARY 23, 2011
There was a lot of excitement with new announcements such as LG’s 3D phone, Sony’s Experia Play, HTC ChaCha and Salsa devices with integrated Facebook, new Samsung devices and lots of tablets from companies such as HTC with their Flyer, Samsung which includes a pen, Motorola’s Xoom and RIM’s PlayBook, all trying to distinguish themselves from the absent iPad. I was honored to serve as a judge for the Mobile World Congress 2011 16th annual Global Mobile Awards in the category of Best mLearning Innovation. Barcelona Congress mLearning MWCmHealth was evident though.) The U.S.
Native Apps vs. Mobile Web: Pros and Cons [infographic]
JUNE 8, 2012
One of the questions I hear often with regards to mobile learning (mLearning) is whether companies should consider building mobile apps or developing mLearning that can be consumed by learners via browsers on mobile devices. On the one hand, mobile apps provide more possibilities because developers can make use of features like location services, camera, gyroscope, accelerometer, etc.,
Getting Started With Mobile Learning?
MARCH 28, 2011
In this post General Considerations for Mobile Learning (mLearning) we lay down the questions that drive the decision to go for mobile learning: - Can you use mobile capabilities to enhance learning? What services will help learners be more productive? Mobile Learning (mLearning) Applications – An Example. Mobile Learning mLearningMobile learning is in the air.
Mobile Learning Has A Promising Future In India
MAY 18, 2011
While India is a relatively poor country, more than 70 percent of its urban consumers already spend about $1 a month on content and services through offline, unorganized retail channels – a market estimated to be worth more than $4 billion annually. Mobile Learning mLearning In India Mobile Learning In IndiaKey Points. In fact, they consume an average of 4.5 billion.
3 Essential Themes for Mobile Learning Systems
JULY 4, 2011
This is where the rubber meets the road, by dreaming up features we invent the mLearning systems future right here. services, we see that there is scope for slowly bringing in Web 3.0 Can we truly look forward to the day when there truly is an application/web service to facilitate or assist every sort of learning? Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Systems
mLearning Tech A’plenty Released at CES 2011
JANUARY 7, 2011
As security and control issues for enterprise-grade mlearning solutions are mitigated to infosec’s satisfaction, BYOD policies can actually save organization tremendous amounts of money every year. In summary, this year’s show seems bigger and more impressive than many in recent years and I believe many of the products and services introduced this week will play a critical role in the adoption and proliferation of enterprise mobile learning here and abroad. This year’s event is as big as ever with 100K+ attendees roaming through 2,700 vendor booths across multiple sites.
Great Resources at Float Mobile Learning
Mobile Learning Edge
JULY 5, 2011
Float Mobile Learning in Morton, llinois (near Peoria) is an up and coming mobile services company that is making a great effort at adding useful resources to the information on mobile learning available on the web. Interviews and Presentations Float Mobile Learning Gary Woodill mlearning Mobile LearningThis is a company to watch.
Where Does the mLearning Go?
mLearning is Good
OCTOBER 1, 2013
But two questions come to mind when I reflect on my conversations with students and learning professionals: Where does mLearning fit in? What does mLearning look like? wouldn’t want to suggest that we only use a particular strategy for mLearning. Provide text messaging based question and answer services. Task based learning with mobile devices. . Another option -.
4 Traditional PC Features Mobile is NOT About
AUGUST 5, 2013
via When Designing Mobile Learning, Think Less is More [#mLearning] | The mLearning Revolution Blog. Upcoming Events: Here’s a list of some of my upcoming events and conferences: August 13-14 : From e-Learning to mLearning Design Training [6-hr Online Workshop] [link]. Mobile Learning featured mLearning mobile PC Namely: 1. Peripherals. Full-blown file manager.
Hacking Siri for Learning
JANUARY 3, 2012
When they started out, their hardware and software platforms were fairly open; as time has gone by, Apple has closed of its product/service ecosystems and removed much of that initial openness in favor of tight control (curation of sorts) over its platform. Mobile Learning Hacking Siri Learning mLearning siriYou can find out more about it here: [link]. Very cool indeed.
More Mobile Numbers
JUNE 28, 2012
These are stupendous numbers, indicating that Asia and to extend a little, the BRIC nations will become the largest consumer of mobile technology – hardware, software and services. Mobile Learning mLearningThis popped up in my feeds today, quite interesting to note how mobile computing and networks are becoming the dominant technology. Are we ready for it?
mLearning Feature Sets: Possibilities Wide & Deep
OCTOBER 31, 2010
In our experience, enterprise customers serving the exact same markets will often select and apply vastly different feature sets to achieve their own stated mlearning goals and objectives. It has certainly been a "month of Sundays" since I last posted to this blog and I offer apologies for not sharing more throughout what has proved to be a very busy and productive summer and fall season.
mLearning-World.com: Trying out a new tool- Voice2Text
MAY 1, 2008
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. This service converts voicemail to text messages. I can see a lot of great mLearning opportunities with this. service like Voice2Text allows the end user to choose how they are presented with the information. mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 learing+2.0 Training. Adam S.
mLearning Gets Physical
Mobile Learning Edge
DECEMBER 6, 2010
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Mobile Learning Conferences
Mobile Learning Edge
FEBRUARY 8, 2011
June 21-23, 2011 mLearnCon : The Premier mLearning Conference and Expo, Fairmont Hotel, San Jose, California, USA. June 30-July 2, 2011 International Conference on Innovative, Mobile and Internet Services in Ubiquitous Computing (IMIS2011), 5 th , Korean Bible University, Seoul, Korea. The most comprehensive listing of conferences for learning technologies is the one produced by Clayton Wright. For a copy see: [link]. link]. February 14-17, 2011 Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain. link]. link]. link]. link] or [link]. link]. April 19-21, 2011 O’Reilly Where 2.0 link]. link].
The End of the Road for me at Adobe. 2012 and Beyond.
JANUARY 3, 2012
One has to do with eLearning / mLearning and the second with Retail. rjacquez , Adobe , eLearning , mLearning , Articulate , Camtasia , Captivate. First and foremost, Happy New Year! Without even asking anything about the job or the salary, I said YES. You have to believe that the products you are talking about are the very best there is. Was I surprised by the news? Not really.
President Obama issues a directive Urging Focus on the growing Mobile Revolution
MAY 24, 2012
” In a note issued by The White House this week, Obama says “it is time for the Federal Government to do more” to assist American people using Government services on smartphones or tablets. Mobile and Mobile Learning (mLearning) is the next big thing and is happening now! This may be about to change with mobile. Send to Kindle. eLearning Mobile Learning featured
mLearning-World.com: XM on Mobile Phones
AUGUST 11, 2006
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, August 11, 2006 XM on Mobile Phones The other day, I mentioned that Alltel had made a huge leap by providing podcasting service for mobile phones. look forward to seeing any educational opportunities that spring from this service. xmEdu? Training. iTunes 7.7
No Escaping Mobile Learning – Webinar Recording & Audience Queries Answered
AUGUST 22, 2012
Here’s the list of questions asked and our thoughts on those: Q1: What are location based services? A: LBS are services that use the location information from your phone to provide pertinent, contextual information. What lessons to be learned? A: From the ones we can share a few case studies about our customers’ mlearning implementations are available on our website.
Global Mobile Awards
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
This category was created “to highlight the rapidly increasing convergence of the mobile and education sectors, and to highlight some of the key areas of genuine innovation in learning initiatives, products, services or applications throughout the world today.” An important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards. The device also has phone functionality.
mLearning-World.com: mLearning Worlds New Domain
SEPTEMBER 25, 2006
► 06/13 - 06/20 (3) Ignatia Webs: Richard Clark: mLearning on multiple. Ignatia Webs: David Metcalf: mLearning theory mash. mLearnopedia: mLearnCon Mobile Learning Content ► 06/06 - 06/13 (3) Featured mLearning Books Too Funny The Disadvantages of Mobile Learning (Only 5 years. mLearning World's New Domain Ethics and Mobile Learning: Should We Worry?
Mobile Learning Solutions – Infographic
NOVEMBER 1, 2010
Recently, Upside Learning updated its website to reflect the evolution of our brand and services. We added pages that focus on our mobile learning services as well. Tags: Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Solutions The diagram is self-explanatory. Mobile Learning can be used both in push and pull modes by users in times of learning need.
mLearning-World.com: From Tracy and Matts Blog - Apple iPhone
JANUARY 9, 2007
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * 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 ! mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0 Ignatia Webs: David Metcalf: mLearning theory mash.
2014: A year in review
JANUARY 20, 2015
Product manager of X-kit Achieve Mobile , Pearson South Africa’s first schools mobile service, offering high school test and exam revision for learners with feature and smart phones. The content is fully curriculum-aligned, levelled for difficulty and based on a solid theoretical framework, while the service includes leaderboards, badges and social network integration. Head of mobile.