15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

A multimedia authoring tool that goes beyond Flash and builds applications based on HTML5, Javascript, jQuery and CSS3 and works well on iOS and Android devices, and the latest HTML5-compatible browsers. This is a free eBook authoring application by Apple for iPad.

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Native Apps vs. Mobile Web: Pros and Cons [infographic]

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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. I’m becoming a huge fan of infographics, they are everywhere.

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Free M-Learning Applications


A prolific developer of mobile applications, Tea Vui Huang, provides the tools he develops for free via his website; and many of his applications are either very useful for education, or are made-for-education.

A better mobile browser | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact A better mobile browser 8 09 2006 This isn’t news by any stretch, but worth posting – just for the record. With the desktop browser market fiercely competed by Microsoft Explorer and Firefox, Opera have designed and implemented the best web browsers around for mobile devices.

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

You can view the output in any browser that displays HTML5 content, including iOS (iPhone and iPad) devices. It provides you with the option to publish to both HTML5 for mobile browsers and Flash for desktop browsers at the same time.

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

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Of course one could just Preview in a Browser and then manually adjust the width of the browser to see the preview in desktop size, tablet size and smartphone size.

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10 mLearning Lessons I Learned from reading Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski [Book Review]

mLearning Revolution

There’s so much to like about this book on the mobile-first movement, but here are 10 lessons I personally found applicable to all of us in mLearning: Lesson 1: The Future is Mobile and Mobile Learning — Hopefully you aren’t too surprised by this truth but it’s worth mentioning it.

Global Mobile Awards

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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.”

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

mLearning Revolution

This is why I was very pleasantly surprised when I tapped the Help app and found loads of video tutorials for many of the applications included.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

After all, would you rather check your email, Twitter or Facebook on your smartphone using your device’s native email/twitter/FB app or launch your mobile web browser to stay connected? a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?

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Apple announcement is excellent news for cross-platform app developers!


Seems commercial engagement with them seems to be from marketing and advertising companies MotherApp - [link] Like rhomobile, motherapp tries to build native apps without needing to include a browser in your app.

A Mobile Game World

Upside Learning

It is interesting to note that casual bite-sized gaming started off in the browser, on PCs almost a decade ago, the democratization of gaming is on! Once or twice a week I commute to the office using public transport.

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Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

I will agree that accessing mobile learning content via a device’s embedded web browser can be an effective and useful delivery modality (and is improving every year) but the overall experience is generally watered down and less effective and engaging. I speculate RIM’s first generation PlayBook tablet will also ship to mixed fanfare with enterprise learning customers due to the lack of available applications supporting off-grid learning.

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Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]

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Every Software Application as we know it, will need to be Re-imagined for Touch. I’m a Google Search and Google browser user, but I do give kudos to the Microsoft Bing and Internet Explorer teams, who worked on these native Windows 8 versions of their products.

The Mobile Learning Engine (MLE) for Moodle


It features a custom Java application, capable of running on the majority of contemporary mobile phones. Some testing on different handsets shows that this Java application run on different handsets and at different resolutions.

Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

A: True, when accessed via a browser. We can build content, applications that are designed for the device and accessed from an LMS. – What are the most popular applications used to develop m/t learning? How do you address IE browser issues in Storyline?

mLearning: ‘Using Your Senses’

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Through the browser, you have access to geolocation through the devices location sensors (GPS and WiFi can be used to access the location of the device [link] And with native applications, you can access the camera, accelerometer, GPS location and any other sensors on the device. Obviously, there are several considerations when building a mobile learning application. Here are a few developer resources to get you started if you have to use the browser for your mobile design.

IPhone- User Interface Guidelines- Part I

Upside Learning

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. It runs in safari browser.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

Adobe’s move to stop developing Flash Player plug-ins for mobile web browsers set a BIG BALL in motion that quelled the desire for many Instructional Designers to use pure Flash or popular rapid development tools outputting Flash-based content as their unified content delivery strategy.

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GeoLearning Acquired by SumTotal: The mLearning Impact?

mLearning Trends

is a well crafted desktop-based application that we've used many times in the past to help design and produce mobile learning content that can be packaged for delivery with many different enterprise mobile learning platforms including our own, Intuition 's and others.

Mobiles, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing Merge — MobileBeyond

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As mobile smart phone applications, mobile data, the wireless Internet and smartphones morphed into location aware systems, the need for augmented reality disappeared. Smartphone technology and wireless mobile applications migrated to the only necessary computing device–the human brain.

SCORM Implementation For Mobile Devices

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Availability of required technology/software like J2ME, a compatible browser. Considering the limitations the UpsideLMS implemented two types of solutions: A Web/ Browser Based Solution: SCROM Implementation Method: JavaScript. Mobile browsers now almost fully support JavaScript and this makes it possible to implement SCORM using JS support. Here you will find that there is some variation in each mobile device browser. But some browsers don’t support it.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

Several more of the Tier 2/Tier 3 LMS vendors also “tossed their hat in the ring” (or towards it anyway) announcing some way of publishing content so it could appear via a mobile browser on the iPhones , iPads and Android device trying to capture a few of their most “loyal fans” in learning land.

mLearning-World.com: 480 x 320 is the new 1024 x 768 (From Clark Quinns Learnlets Blog)

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► 07/06 - 07/13 (2) mLearning Developing while Mobile Detecting Mobile Browsers- Applying CSS ► 06/29 - 07/06 (5) Script to Detect iPhone and Blackberry OnPoint Digital CellCast- Opinions Our Domains Reminder Learning Solutions Mag- Mainstreaming Mobile Learn.

Mobile Learning in India

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Mobile Internet Browsers — Internet browsers are now built into an increasing number of phones, especially those that take advantage of 3G or enhanced data networks such as GPRS.

M-Learning Decisions: Web App or Native App?

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I’ve written a couple of posts about the differences and the advantages and disadvantages of native applications and web applications when it comes to mobile learning. But one thing seems to be clear and that’s the fact that mobile browsers are getting much better and most newer mobile browsers are implementing the WebKit Open Source framework similar to what Apple did when they created Safari for the iPhone.

Float Mobile Learning’s Suite of Mobile Learning Apps Free During ASTD 2013 International Conference & Exposition

Float Mobile Learning

RabbleBrowser 2.7 – RabbleBrowser is a collaborative Web browser for the iPad that is great for classrooms or meeting rooms. These advanced custom-developed applications for mobile learning purposes show the way to a new world of professional development, as well as K-12 development, higher education and beyond,” Udell said. “It It is clear that ‘I’m learning’ is not just you learning on mobile device, and these applications prove just that.” Dallas, Tex. –

Moodle on a Nokia 770 | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Moodle on a Nokia 770 5 09 2006 Nokia produce a Debian Linux-powered, portable, wireless internet browser, the Nokia 770. Unfortunately, the content appears to slightly exceed the maximum width of the browser… but it’s still not too bad.

QR Code generator extension for Firefox | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact QR Code generator extension for Firefox 6 09 2006 I just located an extension for PC-based Firefox browsers that allows automatic generation of a QR Code for the current URL. rightclick-and-copy) to paste into other applications on the PC!

Firefox Extensions for Mobile Learning | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Firefox Extensions for Mobile Learning 11 09 2006 Following my discovery of the Mobile Barcode extension for Firefox , I’ve had a bit of a rummage around for other extensions for the fantastic Firefox browser that support mobile learning. Another extension, WML browser , would also be useful for this purpose.

Access your PC from your mobile | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Access your PC from your mobile 28 09 2006 A new free service called SoonR allows mobile phones equipped with the Opera Mobile web browser to securely access PC files, Outlook data (including emails), and talk using VOIP.

M-Learning: Google vs Apple as Web Apps square off against Native Apps

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Google and Apple appear to have different outlooks on mobile application development, and those differences will certainly have an impact on how we consume mobile content. Apple is very strong in the native app market, where it’s App Store is a marketplace for all sorts of applications.

mLearnCon Mobile Learning Content

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In preparation for the workshop, Jason and I had been working on a mobile application with content all about mobile learning. The first was built using plain HTML and appears to run on all mobile devices with browsers.

RSS Tools at XFruits | Mobile Learning


application that allows users to manipulate RSS feeds in a number of very useful ways. Strict web page; create a mobile browser version of an RSS feed; convert emails to an xfruits email address to an RSS feed; and convert an RSS feed to a PDF file – which can be read on a mobile device. Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact RSS Tools at XFruits 12 09 2006 I’ve just found a new Web 2.0

Portable Apps: your PC in a USB key | Mobile Learning


These applications are stored, and can be executed, on an ordinary USB key, allowing a user to take not only their data, but a fully configured application environment, around with them in their pocket, to use on any current PC. Software on the cover disc includes a portable CD and DVD burner, backup utility, web browser, email client, office package, image editor and more.

The Mobile Learning Edge: Table of Contents

Mobile Learning Edge

The Mobile Learning Ecosystem 31 Mobile Devices for Learning 33 Mobile Network Infrastructure 44 Mobile Learning Contexts 47 Mobile Learning Content Sources 48 Mobile Browsers 50 Mobile Learning Applications, Uses, and Experiences 51 Putting It All Together: Building a Mobile Learning System 52 3.

2010 Forecasts

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One damper on progress has been the diversity and incompatibility of devices, and the lack of Flash on one of them, but this is becoming less of a problem as browser-based applications become available.

The Fidelity of Mobile Technology continues to Deepen

mLearning is Good

I’ve written about other amazing technologies like the Layar Browser in previous posts, and this technology is similar but adds another element by allowing the user to interact with a fictional environment in the physical space. These augmented reality technologies are very interesting when we consider the applications for learning and for productivity in general. If you haven’t seen this new technology being promoted by NVIDIA, you should check it out. link].

CellCast App for BlackBerry 10

mLearning Trends

Enterprise IT organizations started thinking about devices that were fun to use, had more capable features and better web browsers, and provided extensive app ecosystems to meet address unique business requirements. Oh what a difference a few years makes, eh?


iPad: three intriguing early apps for the classroom

uLearning Blog

This brings all kinds of collaborative planning/ visual definition applications to mind as I think about classroom use. Browser.