Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, 2011 will be the year of the deployment. a.k.a.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

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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. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Flash will still not be supported on iOS devices in 2011 but this fact will matter far less over time.

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Mobile market share 2011 – really?

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But it does mean that these stats are NOT a real assessment of who is buying which phone. Nor is it a real assessment of which phones are using mobile data all over the world. Instead, it is a measure of the percentage of hits on statcounter-tracked sites made by each type of phone.

Mobile stats for 2010 and 2011

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I can’t help but be bowled over when I try to get my head around exactly how many people are doing useful tasks on their phones.

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

from all sides, smart phones and tablets are here to stay. smart phone device market and the outright. phone and tablet revolution and have been retrofitted. date in 2011, offers an offline delivery solution that syncs with an organization’s LMS.

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. Float Mobile Learning , May 11, 2011 Does This iPhone Make Me Look Fat?

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. iear #slide2learn #edapp - uLearning Blog , April 27, 2011 Keyword Texting!

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

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Internet connectivity on phones not restricted to WiFi alone. For over two years now, we have not only just been hearing about mobile learning but also actively understanding and working on it.

Infographics for Social Media

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Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

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So many phones, operating systems, screen sizes, interface capabilities, sensors, etc. Find a problem with learning or performance first , think about learning next, and mobile learning last. This is somewhat analogous to “If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail.”

Are We Wired For Mobile Learning? [INFOGRAPHIC]

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January Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning January 1, 2011 to January 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Ignatia Webs , January 11, 2011 #SCORM the future of #elearning?

Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands

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As you move your phone around, or even up and down, you see the action in the room in all directions. Ten years ago internet innovation was led by the pornography industry, as they tried to figure out ways to entice you to sign up for their sites.

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

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Today, mLearnCon 2011 opens it doors to hundreds of visitors from in and around the US. Taking a cue from a Gartner forecast about how the smart phone market could look like in 2015, this post will give you an insight into the device you should be targeting for your mLearning endeavor.

Industry Forecast

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Yesterday, eLearn Magazine published its annual list of predictions for 2011. With the increased use of technology in all education and training and the increased use of mobile phones globally, it makes less sense than ever to talk about e-learning and m-learning. 2011 will be beginning of the end of the “you will need it later&# model in e-learning.

What I Learnt About Mobile Learning Design

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I recently came across a report on the Deloitte website , which estimates that global Smartphone market sales will touch 375 million by the end of 2011. Chances are that they’re also on the move while accessing the application on their phone.

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. The results showed that 93% of smartphone owners use their phones while at home, including 39% said they use their smartphones “while going to the bathroom. &#.

Use Smartphones in class, say school principals

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For example, in schools that prohibit cell phones, 54% of students still report sending texts during the school day (Lenhart, 2010). Tirozzi, added that blocking technologies like smart phones and social networking sites takes education in the wrong direction. The National Association of Secondary School Principals have been trying to make sense of the whirlwind that is Social and Mobile Technologies.

Mobile Learning at TEDxLondon

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Mobile phones have become part of our lives. There are more phones in the developed world than people. Bringing mobile devices and phones into the class to enhance learning. I build software to support their learning – regularly making use of mobile phones as a stimulus.

Mobile Learning – What It Can Do For A Global Workforce

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Your workforce uses mobiles for more than just phone calls or text messages. Using phones, they browse the web, connect on social networks, share photos and videos, make purchases, play games, and keep track of what they care for through dedicated apps.

My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress

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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. Over my career I have become a technology "conference veteran" beginning with Comdex in the 80’s.

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India And The Mobile Internet Revolution

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The average price of smart phones that deliver much richer content, including video, is falling rapidly—already nearing $125, significantly less than the cost of PCs. While doing some research, I came across this interesting article ‘Can India lead the mobile-internet revolution?’

Keyword Texting! New Free Web Resources for Teachers

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As a result I have been looking for new FREE resources that would allow people to "opt in" and subscribe to my mass text alerts (without me having to type in everyone's phone number). ly website or via phone.

New Book! "Cell Phones in the Classroom"

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My new book is coming out this September called Cell Phones in the Classroom: A Practical Guide for Educators ! First it has over 16 different cases of K-12 teachers integrating student's own cell phones into classroom learning. Finally!

ClassPager for SMS and Polling Students!

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In addition it DOES NOT use shortcodes (it uses real phone numbers) so it will work with just about any cell phone (YAY for Metro PCS!). I am really enjoying using a new resource called ClassPager. It is 100% free!

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What Is Mobile Learning?

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However, when defining mobile learning, I think the use of a mobile phone (or some sort of a tablet) will be essential. I spent a day at the Learning Technologies show exhibition in London this week.

mLearning Tech A’plenty Released at CES 2011

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It is starting to feel like the smartphone is finally going to start replacing the feature phone inside every knowledge worker’s pocket or purse; I’m not saying my mom is going to replace her Jitterbug anytime soon but she’s a grandmother not an enterprise employee. To me, the more significant advances introduced at CES 2011 were the formal introductions from the leading carriers of their much anticipated “4G”, high-speed networks.

Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are Your Targeting?

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Here’s a forecast from Gartner about how the smart phone market could look like in 2015. Source: Gartner April 2011. Windows Phone 7 – with better phones and the tie-up with Nokia – will grow fastest in next 2-3 years and will be the platform to watch out for. From a user’s perspective that’s a big plus and might be the ace the Microsoft holds in the battle of smart phones.

JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

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I mentioned before in one of my posts about the growing use of smart phones application as a form of Just-in-Time performance support; as mentioned before ; I feel eventually technology will enable individuals and not just companies/departments to deliver applications.

Upside2Go – Changing The Game

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It also allows you to capture photos and videos from your mobile phones and share with other users leading to collaborative learning. Upside2Go will be formally unveiled at ASTD TechKnowledge 2011, on 3rd February at 1.00

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The Mobile Internet Explosion In India

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71% of India’s population uses mobile phones – that is 858,370,000 individuals! While there are so many mobile phones, internet penetration is still very low – as low as 8%.

Mobile Reviews with Study Boost

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There is a new free resource called Study Boost that connects with mobile phones. You can subscribe to the study questions via cell phone (you can also view them on the mobile web). You create an account on Study Boost, then you can create your own "batches" of study questions.

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. I suspect the annual Consumer Electronics Show (“CES”) event in Las Vegas next week will have far fewer tech OEMs wading into the tablet pool as compared with January 2011.

August Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning August 1, 2011 to August 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Become our #CoP advisor - Ignatia Webs , August 8, 2011 Other Sources The following are the top items based on social signals.

Augmented Reality in Plain English

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Here’s Common Craft’s easy explanation about Augmented Reality: augmented reality cell_phone digital culture mlearning mobilelearning

Call to Record: Easy cell phone or landline recording

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Call to Record allows 30 minute of free recording time from any cell phone or landline. I have been playing with a website called Call to Record. It is similar to Google Voice or the old Drop.io. It is completely private and you can download or share your audio recording at your discretion.

New mLearning Authoring Offerings - Wave #1

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As detailed in my list of mobile learning predictions for 2011 , a collection of smart and savvy authoring tool vendors offering solutions for online training delivery will start to introduce specialized tools that will enable some form of single sourcing that outputs mobile-friendly content with little or nominal effort over and above what's already been invested to create online courseware and training materials.

Keyword Texting! New Free Web Resources for Teachers

Cell Phones in Learning

As a result I have been looking for new FREE resources that would allow people to "opt in" and subscribe to my mass text alerts (without me having to type in everyone's phone number). ly website or via phone.

Nokia’s Intriguing Vision(s) of the Future

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The Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Nokia has issued several new videos on their view of the future of mobile devices. The HumanForm is a tear shaped phone that is flexible. Future of Mobile Learning Haptics mobile phones

Defining Mobile Learning Isn’t Enough | Knowledge Management System (KMS) Blog

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