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Infographics for Social Media

Mobile Learning Edge

Five social networking and social media infographics that have application to mobile learning: both within an organization and between a company and it’s clients from CreativeFan’s list of 60 great infographics for social media. Even more interesting is that 76 percent of executives check these social sites at least once per day. Mark Horton, Socialcast ).

Why You Should Be Using The Power of Social Technology

Float Mobile Learning

It’s time to make your social presence known in the enterprise. Industry News CHAMPIONS communication social learning social media social networkIf everyone is talking about it, it has to be the real deal.

Press Release: CHAMPIONS – A Framework for Improving Worker Performance Through Emerging Technology

Float Mobile Learning

The framework helps organizations increase productivity by blending technological innovation with human performance. Press CHAMPIONS context innovations mobile affordances personal use social

Budgeting for Social & Mobile Learning in a BYOD Environment

Float Mobile Learning

Featured Newsletter Tin Can ASTD Mobile Learning Certificate ASTD TechKnowledge 2013 bring your own device bring your own technology budgeting for mobile learning budgeting for social learning byod BYOT Experience API Sandbox Tin Can API Training Conference 2013Our latest white paper looks at the factors involved.

Social, mobile and hackathons…converging or diverging ideation?

Mobile Learning Edge

Tips for Social Networking. How the world’s foremost management experts are reinventing management using social software. What do finalists for the Harvard Business Review/McKinsey M-prize for Management Innovation and the Management Innovation eXchange have to do with enterprise social networking ? The Hackathon supports collective work over individual contribution, bringing management experts from far-flung locations together in a social community. Happy curating! The MIX started as a brainchild of Gary Hamel, visiting professor at the London Business School.

New issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM)

Mobile Learning Edge

A new issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Volume 6, Issue 1 (2012), is available. Here is the Table of Contents: International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Volume 6, Issue 1 (2012). Exploring Accessibility Scenarios for 2020 in Relation with Future ICT Trends on Assistive Technology and Accessibility. Canessa, M.

The Olympic Evolution of Mobile

Float Mobile Learning

Featured Newsletter Tappestry ASTD certificate ASTD Essentials of Mobile Learning eLearning Technology Showcase Employee Benefits Symposium Float Mobile Learning Symposium 2012 informal learning Kindle Learning Everywhere mhealth-tag social learningFloat looks at mobile statistics in London compared to the Beijing games four years ago. You won't believe how much the landscape has changed.

Mobile Commons Enjoys Its Role at the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference

Mobile Commons

This past June, Mobile Commons was a proud sponsor of the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference that took place in Washington, D.C. Both established and up-and-coming nonprofits attended the conference in order to learn more about mobile technology and text messaging, as well as to engage with other topics and people in the industry. Building Bigger, Better Text Message Campaigns.”

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Why You Should Be Using The Power of Social Technology

Float Mobile Learning

It’s time to make your social presence known in the enterprise. Industry News CHAMPIONS communication social learning social media social networkIf everyone is talking about it, it has to be the real deal.

matthewbuckland.com » The future of social networking – a concept investigation

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The future of social networking – a concept investigation Posted by matt on October 01, 2009 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my blog and get updates either via email or via RSS. It’s an investigation into how social networking may work in the future, focusing on mobile and augmented reality (AR). But you can see how valuable (and scary) this could be when applied to a social networking paradigm. You’d instantly have information returned about that person within seconds, gleaned from an automatic web, public profile and social network search.

Vote for Mobile Commons as Most Innovative Technology

Mobile Commons

We’re very excited that we’ve been nominated for an “Innovative Technology” award by Capital Business and the Northern Virginia Technology Council. Other categories include Social, Government, and Security.) Starting today, March 3 rd , and continuing until March 7 th , people can vote for Mobile Commons to progress to the next round of judging.

Mark Chrisman on How Swedish Medical Center is Using Mobile

Float Mobile Learning

I recently sat down to talk tech with Mark Chrisman, senior learning technology consultant of Swedish Medical Center. mHealth collaboration Mark Chrisman mhealth mobile learning social media Swedish Medical Center user-generated contentThe open space in which we sat was full of activity and [.].

Use Smartphones in class, say school principals

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The National Association of Secondary School Principals have been trying to make sense of the whirlwind that is Social and Mobile Technologies. They actively encourage schools to accept smartphones, and social networking as part their educational provision, and offer a range of guidelines and advice to different levels of practitioner. In the report, they deal head on with the challenges: The rapid growth in the use of social media and mobile devices has created both a crisis and an opportunity for school leaders. Very impressive!

Remembering the Social Contexts of Learning

The Mobile Learner

I’m struggling with a few thoughts at the moment… I continue to read, and be inspired by, blog posts, statements, tweets, etc from educators about the need to integrate technology into daily teaching and learning. continue to see, and am inspired by, evidence of educators successfully integrating technology in their classrooms and the benefits to their students.

Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources

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Using Mobile Technology to Enhance Students’ Educational Experiences. Mobile technologies and Learning. Mobile Learning Technologies and the Move towards ‘User-Led Education’. The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2009. In putting this list together, I used Tony Karrer’s eLearning Learning site extensively to match links that are also popular based on social signals. Tags: Learning Technology Mobile Learning Design Mobile Technology Apple Education. Marc Prensky Blog. Learning Org. Will at Work Learning. Kapp Notes.

Feedback Goes Mobile

Mobile Learning Edge

Articles Learning Technologies Reviews Social MediaWe all know we are behind in mobile device utilization compared to most of Europe.   Are we also behind in understanding the value students are placing on freely communicating their thoughts, opinions and feedback? quick read of the Fast Company article attached, highlights a study of students and academics in the US and the interesting results of: - increased usage of mobile devices (in the last 5 years). - (obvious) decreases in the use of certain mobile functions. concerning censorship preferences by those surveyed.

Advancing Literacy through Mobile Technologies: Empowering Women and Girls – Phase II: From Insight to Action

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At the recent mEducation Alliance Symposium in Washington, D.C., I presented, on behalf of my colleague, Diane Boulay, Advancing Literacy through Mobile Technologies: Empowering Women and Girls – Phase II: From Insight to Action. For this project we are looking for partners for funding, technology support, content provision, and more. The abstract is as follows: Mobile technologies carry the power and potential to accelerate and scale-up literacy education efforts and to counteract the effects of social isolation and exclusion, especially in post-conflict/post-disaster settings.

The Future Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

We’d like to share what we presented because it encapsulates technologies that will impact/affect the future of mobile learning and learning in general, readers of this blog will probably find it of special interest. Our presentation identified four key technology areas that will impact learning in the future: Big data, huge quantities of user generated content and sophisticated curation.

Exploring Educational Technology

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Exploring Educational Technology Front Page About Multimedia Photos Files 2009 MLearning Projects Overview June 19, 2009 · Leave a Comment The projects are guided and supported by weekly “technology sessions” (Communities of Practice, or COP) facilitated by a ‘technology steward’ (Wenger et al., technologies for integration within each course.

Steve Wozniak Streams Live Tonight

Mobile Learning Edge

Wozniak will be speaking about “will discuss education, emerging technologies, and his vision for the future of technology and society.&# (American Banking & Market News, February 28, 2011). Industry Presentations Social Media Tools apple education Mobile Learning mobile learning in university steve wozniakIn 1976, Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Computer Inc.

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

Trawling through my feeds across various social media, I’ve been noticing a spurt in the number of discussions around the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) movement. In its Technology, Media & Telecommunications Predictions 2012 , Deloitte predicts that by the end of the year 2012, 500 million smartphones with a retail price of $100 or less will likely be in use worldwide.

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

Myriad number of operating platforms, device types and variations in supported technologies make it difficult (and at times impractical) to create a unified solution which works well across the board. Still fast moving in terms of technologies. Early stage technology curve. Lack of standards for learning on mobile, and even general use of technology on mobiles. Threats.

March Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning March 1, 2011 to March 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Upside Learning , March 23, 2011 Infographics for Social Media - Mobile Learning Edge , March 7, 2011 New mLearning Authoring Tools – Wave #2 - mLearning Trends , March 27, 2011 iPad 2: whats in it for education? March 23, 2011.

6 Drivers Of mLearning In The Workplace

Upside Learning

” Mobile technologies bring efficiencies in businesses and are beginning to impact operational strategy. It says – “CIOs concentrating on IT as a force of operational automation, integration and control are losing ground to executives who see technology as a business amplifier and source of innovation. They are using technology to ‘amplify’ the enterprise.”

mLearning-World.com: Gartner Names Hot Technologies With Greatest Potential Impact

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Saturday, September 30, 2006 Gartner Names Hot Technologies With Greatest Potential Impact Researcher Gartner Inc. In its 2006 Emerging Technologies Hype Cycle report, Gartner assessed the maturity, impact and adoption speed of three dozen technologies and trends. Training.

Speak Up 2009: The biggest Obstacle to Using Technology in Ed.Not Being Able to Use Student's Own Mobile Devices!

Cell Phones in Learning

Very interesting research has just been published by the Tomorrow Group (Speak Up 2009) about mobile phones and education. Here are a few highlights: PARENTS SAY YES! 63% of parents say they would buy their child a cell phone if they knew it would be used for educational purposes ONLY 18% of parents dismiss mobile devices as not having a positive impact on learning. Potential Benefits of Using Cell Phones in Learning According to PARENTS!

6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

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Social Integration — This is something else I’d like to see Rapid eLearning tools have moving forward, more Twitter, Facebook integration somehow. Informal Learning and Social learning. I absolutely love software, apps, applications, extensions, plug-ins, add-ons, whatever you want to call it. still go to Church of course. Probably why I still love keyboard shortcuts. Fun times.

Emerging trends in education and mobile learning

Steve Vosloo

At the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2014 I sat on a panel titled Emerging Trends and New Technology – considered in the context of mobile learning. Note: The issue of Emerging Trends and New Technology begs the question: for who? The brief for the panel stated: We keep being told that technology is going to transform centuries-old teaching paradigms, but traditional approaches seem to have real resilience and staying-power.  Is this the moment of transformation?  Social media bigger than ever, and growing. Social media has grown beyond anyone’s expectation.

May Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Prof says courses/learning was accelerated #slide2learn - uLearning Blog , May 3, 2011 Glossary III: Rise of the Smartphones - Float Mobile Learning , May 12, 2011 Other Sources The following are the top items based on social signals.

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

mLearning Revolution

In my mind, I had always hoped that one day Adobe would take notice and say, hey that RJ guy is doing some nice things with Social Media and would do great Evangelizing our more important flagship products. Today Social Media makes all the difference. And then came Social Media and Twitter and it changed everything, including my life as an Evangelist. Not really.

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Mobile Enables Informal Learning

Upside Learning

Part of that environment will be the culture of the organization and that’s not something any vendor, technology, or tool can do for you. Bersin & Associates put forward a framework of 3 different forms of Informal Learning and suggest mobile could be the technology to make these happen. Last week I was at the eLearning Network’s 25th Birthday Bash in London. Source: [link].

10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

mLearning Revolution

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. Screenr is a completely free, web-based technology that allows anyone to sign in with their Twitter or Facebook account and record anything on your screen for up to 5 minutes.

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The Four Stages of Mobile Maturity

Upside Learning

One interesting aspect I’ve noticed from my research is that organizations move on an evolutionary path as they mature in their adoption of mobile technologies that impact learning significantly. Broadly, I think there are four stages that an organization that starts to leverage mobile technology will go through. Keeping it simple –. Stage 1 – Infancy. Stage 3 – Youth.

April Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning April 1, 2011 to April 30, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. research report with 29 recommendations - Ignatia Webs , April 20, 2011 Play and Learn - Mobile Learning Edge , April 3, 2011 Other Sources The following are the top items based on social signals. hotlist hot April

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

mLearning Revolution

However, now that the desktop has been reduced to just one of many screens we have to develop learning for, coupled with the fact that Flash is no longer the ubiquitous technology it once was, perhaps video is about to play a bigger role in how we develop the next generation of learning experiences, that will be consumed by learners across a multitude of mobile devices. link]. link]. link].

Get Mobile to Implement Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

Float defines mLearning as: “the use of mobile technology to aid in the learning of, reference of or exploration of information useful to the user at that moment or in a specific use context.” Equally important, McCormick stresses, is to ask your employees what educational support they’d like to have. You make some really important points. WordPress Admin

3 Essential Themes for Mobile Learning Systems

Upside Learning

Social/Collaborative – Offering tools that mimic social media/network software will be one obvious theme. For administrators/managers robust analysis tools for social network and generated content analysis will provide a truer picture of the ‘knowledge state’ of the organization than an LMS could ever hope to represent. technologies.

The Question Of Why (Not) eLearning On iPads Or Tablets?

Upside Learning

This in turn leads to lower eLearning uptake, User resistance and ultimately in reduced funding for learning technologies. Pictures from my session on “eLearning on iPads (tablets)” at the recent Learning Technologies event in London. To supplement eLearning with support material or social/collaborative elements (just-in-time help/reference). But largely in the wrong context!

10 Things the Motorola Xoom does Better than the iPad

mLearning Revolution

In general, sharing content with your Social Graph is much easier and more thorough on the Xoom than on the iPad. realize that I work for Adobe Systems, but hopefully those of you who follow me on Twitter and read my Blogs know that I can be very objective, open and frank when it comes to the technology I use and write about. Please let me know what you think and I thank you in advance if you share this post with your Social Networks. codenamed Honeycomb. Honeycomb is the next generation of the Android operating system, which is optimized specifically for Tablets. Widgets.

MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism

Cell Phones in Learning

Call for Action (CfA) is an intensive studio seminar on contemporary technologies and activism. How can mobile networked devices be used for social change, politics, and expression? Each week we will review existing tools for social change, cover techniques for mobile hacking, and piece together new experiments. I just read an interesting post on MobileActive. Can Web2.0