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SparkLearn™: A Microlearning Platform That Empowers Administrators and End Users

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SparkLearn, the new microlearning platform from Float, integrates with your favorite content creation and measurement tools for a clutter-free app your users will appreciate. The post SparkLearn™: A Microlearning Platform That Empowers Administrators and End Users appeared first on Float. Conferences Industry News Mobile Apps FocusOn microlearning sparklearn

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Float’s Highlighted Sessions At #FocusOnLearn

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Float has three speakers presenting a number of sessions about augmented reality, mobile learning, and more at the annual FocusOn conference in San Diego. The post Float’s Highlighted Sessions At #FocusOnLearn appeared first on Float. Conferences FocusOn

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Daily Mobile Learning Episode 2: The Best UI is No UI

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Welcome to episode 2 of my new Daily Mobile Learning show on YouTube. This is a project that I had on my mind for the last 4 years and finally decided to put action behind my idea and see what happens.

truth Uses Text Messages to Empower Young Activists to Take a Stand Against Cigarettes in Pharmacies

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“Hey – It’s Cas! Need your opinion on something. In 2014, CVS stopped selling tobacco in its stores. Do you think that was the right move?” It was a simple text message, but it launched nationwide action.

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

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Introducing the Daily Mobile Learning Show on YouTube with RJ Jacquez

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I hope you are doing well these days. It’s been awhile since I last posted here on my Blog. I real hope to change that starting today.

The New York State LGBT Health & Human Services Network Is Using Text Messages to Connect Vulnerable Populations with a Life-Saving Drug

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Problem: How do you provide a vulnerable population with access to a life-saving drug? PrEP, a prescription medicine that can help reduce the risk of HIV transmission, has the potential to save lives. But many of the people most at risk face barriers when attempting to access the medication.

EduApp4Syria - 2 awesome, free apps to teach arabic to kids

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Check out these 2 prize winning apps aiming to teach refugee kids stuck in a camp with no access to learning.

6 Ways You Can Be A Spy at #FocusOnLearn

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Learning professionals can gather lots of crucial information at FocusOn related to augmented reality, microlearning, and more to take back to your office. The post 6 Ways You Can Be A Spy at #FocusOnLearn appeared first on Float. Conferences DemoFest FocusOn FocusOn Learning microlearning

Nonprofits rank text messaging as the most effective tech for communicating. So why do only 3% of them use it?

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Text messaging is most effective digital communications tool, according to a new study. But only a fraction of American nonprofits are actually using it.

4 Examples Of Augmented Reality in the Enterprise

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AR is more than just entertainment. Here’s how brands and companies are leveraging AR in: retail, training, operational and tactical, and navigation. The post 4 Examples Of Augmented Reality in the Enterprise appeared first on Float.

Oxfam Uses Text Messages to Turn a Powerful Event into an Ongoing Commitment

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Challenge: How do you connect attendees of a local event with an international organization? Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Feeling Political? Here’s How You Can Take Action Via Text Message

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We’re living in a politically charged time. Hundreds of thousands of people are taking action around the country, and millions more are looking for how they can make their voices count. Are you looking for a way to get involved?

3 Reasons Why You Should Try The Latest Cydalion Update

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The assistive navigation app Cydalion has its first major update since being released last November, addressing common requests from users.

5 Business Cases Where Custom Software Is The Better Choice

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Packaged, commercial, off-the-shelf software can be great. However, a number of pain points help custom software look more attractive to the prospective buyer. The post 5 Business Cases Where Custom Software Is The Better Choice appeared first on Float. Mobile Development Mobile Strategy productivity

Why Capital One Is Using SMS Instead of Facebook: “We Want to Go Where the People Are”

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When Capital One wanted to create a new chatbot, they chose an unusual way to do it. Rather than launch over an app like Facebook Messenger or Skype, Capital One launched their new bot using SMS.

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Betaworks-backed Shine raises $2.5 million to boost morale via text messaging Our customer Shine initially started with just SMS, but it has now expanded to include Facebook Messenger and Kik.

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Upland Software Expands Mobile Messaging Capabilities with Facebook Messenger Our press release that we joined Twilio’s Partner Program, and that our Platinum Success Plan Customers will be able to experience an early release of the Facebook Messenger functionality later this year.

truth Uses Text Messages to Empower Young Activists to Take a Stand Against Cigarettes in Pharmacies

Mobile Commons

“Hey – It’s Cas! Need your opinion on something. In 2014, CVS stopped selling tobacco in its stores. Do you think that was the right move?” It was a simple text message, but it launched nationwide action.

Upland Software Expands Mobile Messaging Capabilities with Facebook Messenger (Press Release)

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Through partnership with Twilio, Mobile Commons messaging customers can now deliver automated campaigns via Facebook Messenger and SMS AUSTIN, Texas , March 29, 2017 /CNW/ — Upland Software, Inc.

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J&J taps Hannibal Buress to convince millennials to ‘give a spit’ about bone marrow donation Johnson & Johnson is sponsoring “Give a Spit About Cancer,” an ongoing campaign to register potential bone marrow donors.

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Oxfam Uses Text Messages to Turn a Powerful Event into an Ongoing Commitment

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Challenge: How do you connect attendees of a local event with an international organization? Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.

Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week

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J&J taps Hannibal Buress to convince millennials to ‘give a spit’ about bone marrow donation Johnson & Johnson is sponsoring “Give a Spit About Cancer,” an ongoing campaign to register potential bone marrow donors.

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The Hottest New Mobile Device is a “Dumb Phone”

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If you’ve been following the news from the Mobile World Congress (and who hasn’t), you may notice the big buzz has all been around an old phone. The iconic Nokia 3310 was a global hit when it launched in the pre-smartphone days of September 2000,” writes CNN.

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Drop it like it’s bot: Brands have cooled on chatbots Facebook, like many brands, is focusing away from chatbots. Key quote: “Users expect personalized, human-like assistance from bots — and that’s where they fail, at least for now.”SMS SMS is still the best way to reach everybody!

Going to NTC? Join Us For a Drink!

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Are you headed to the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference next week ? Well, so are we! Mobile Strategists Jeri, Meredith, and Taylor will be in town from March 23-25. And on Wednesday, we’re hosting a happy hour for Mobile Commons clients and NTC friends.

New Yorker: Phone Calls are the Most Effective Way to Petition the Government, “Short of Showing Up in Person”

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Over the past few months, the New Yorker writes , so many people have called the government that “voice mail filled up and landlines began blurting out busy signals.” January 31, February 1, and February 2 nd were three of the busiest days in the history of the Capitol switchboard.

The Institute for eHealth Equity Combines the Power of the Pulpit with the Power of Text Messages to Help People Live Healthier Lives

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Problem: How do you reach an underserved community with vital health information? Underserved community members and community members of color often face system-based barriers to accessing healthcare and health-related information.

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Google Leads Businesses Beyond Standard SMS The search giant recently announced the availability of its new platform for businesses. With this new offering, nearly any business will have the capability to move beyond the traditional SMS texting promotional efforts.

7 Ways for Businesses to Use SMS

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SMS marketing is a simple way for any business to engage with its consumers. You can send out offers and opportunities, and easily communicate with your target audience. Indeed, studies have shown that half of consumers actually get mad if your business won’t let them text with you.

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RCS, Google’s answer to iMessage, expands to 27 more carriers and OEMs Google is making a play to help carriers raise their own native messaging game, and stay in the messaging game itself in the future, by expanding RCS – its “Rich Communication Services.”

Wired Explains What Happens in Congressional Offices When You Call – And Why A Phone Call is So Effective

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We’ve heard again and again (for example, on this blog! that phone calls are the best way to influence legislators. But when you call Congress, what exactly is happening at the other end of the line? An article in Wired walks through the process from the Congressional office’s perspective.

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A U.S. senator reveals calls to the U.S. Capitol switchboard have SHATTERED the previous record Never in the history of the country have more people contacted their elected representatives than they have recently.