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4 Challenges Designing Augmented Reality Applications for Smart Glasses

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The transition from desktop to mobile computing required a new approach, and so does the transition from traditional mobile devices to smart glasses and other wearable technology.

Environmental Scan of Text Messaging Interventions Supports SMS Applications in Healthcare

Mobile Commons

The post Environmental Scan of Text Messaging Interventions Supports SMS Applications in Healthcare appeared first on Mobile Commons. In May 2014, the U.S.

Rapid Prototyping for Mobile Learning Applications – I

Upside Learning

However as we started development on mobile learning applications, the game changed drastically. Storyboards were sorely inadequate to describe application features and states. Mobile applications include myriad ways to present features, offer a variety of interaction types and combinations of those, making it very different. What we needed was ’something’ that let us model the features and functions of a mobile application.

Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available

Mobile Learning Edge

The International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) (Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011) has just published its latest issue. Developing Mobile Collaborative Learning Applications for Mobile Users.

MDM and MAM

Float Mobile Learning

Apps Implementations Mobile Learning Glossary Mobile Technology Security Strategy mobile application management mobile device management mobile learning ROI securityWe all know the scene. Row after row of cubicles as far as the eye can see with each one looking almost exactly the same. That may describe a corporation [.].

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.

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

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Mobile hardware has its own limitations and hence we need to adhere to some critical design conventions in order to make our mobile applications a success. Mobile Technology – Empowering The Workforce. The Advent Of Mobile Learning Technology – Presentation.

iBreathe, An Innovative Application to Allow Military Men and Women to Relax

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I’ve never used this application of course, but the idea of it is very cool. This is the type of application offers video to teach learners about breathing techniques to help them relax when confronted with a stressful situation.

Mobile Learning Considerations – Native Apps or Web Apps

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High end (rich) applications can be developed if HTML5/CSS3 technology is used for development, which also enable use of audio, video and animation within the application. Tags: Mobile Learning Frameworks mLearning mLearning Technology

Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources

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Using Mobile Technology to Enhance Students’ Educational Experiences. Voice: The Killer Application of Mobile Learning. Mobile technologies and Learning. Mobile Learning Technologies and the Move towards ‘User-Led Education’. The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2009. 7 Things You Should Know About Location-Aware Applications. Tags: Learning Technology Mobile Learning Design Mobile Technology

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

mLearning Revolution

What a difference three short years make in technology. The sooner we embrace this truth and rally around tools and technologies that can enable us to deliver compelling learning experiences across multiple devices anytime and anywhere, the better off we will be as an industry.

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Mobile Learning: The natives

Mobile Learning Edge

if someone can access their texting application on their iPhone and receive the messages sent to them, they are getting the same out of the mobile learning program as their industry peer who chooses an iPhone chat app for their primary form of communication with their friends.

How Using Mobile Technology in Agriculture Benefits You

Float Mobile Learning

A video on how mobile agriculture professionals achieve success when and where they need it with mobile technology. Mobile Apps case studies custom mobile applications mobile agriculture Pioneer Planting Rate Estimator videos

Mobile Learning in Canada: an Update

Mobile Learning Edge

Durham College and the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) both on the same campus in Oshawa, Ontario, provide a mobile learning environment and resources on campus. The Mobile Learning consortium is comprised of post secondary institutes — Seneca College and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) — and educational publishing and technology companies. Canada Learning Technologies Mobile learning

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. Clearly there’s a strong technology shift happening now. 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile!

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

mLearning Revolution

I ran into the infographic below, and while it compares Apps vs building a website, I believe the principles here are still applicable for deciding how to go about building and delivering learning experiences on mobile. I’m becoming a huge fan of infographics, they are everywhere.

Managing Mobile in the Corporate Environment

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Gary Woodill explores the challenges of mobile application management (MAM) and mobile device management (MDM). Mobile Learning Glossary Security Strategy bring your own device bring your own technology byod BYOT mam mdm mobile application management mobile device management mobile management strategy mobile security

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.

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

This has been possible due to a variety of factors – better, faster, cheaper smartphones, the advent of tablet computers, and an increasing awareness of the benefits and applicability of mobile learning. Still fast moving in terms of technologies. Early stage technology curve.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

Learning in Hand is a resource for educational technology by Tony Vincent. From netbooks and web applications to iPods, iPads, and podcasting, Tony has put together practical information for educators.

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

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.

Going Mobile: Transforming Metrix Group

Mobile Learning Edge

Developing Collective Intelligence with Mobile Technologies. Mobile Application Management/Mobile Device Management. Several members of the Metrix Group team will be presenting at the eLated event on November 22nd. We have been working on individual professional development projects that have transformed our knowledge base in order to prepare for the increasing demand that we have from our clients for mobile learning projects.

Healthcare…Mobile devices…lessons for learning?

Mobile Learning Edge

Health care has some great opportunities for advancement ahead – for mobile technology and access (and, hopefully cures for diseases too). It is as applicable to learning professionals as it is health care data caretakers. Ultimately, the goal is to leverage technology to improve the patient care experience from all sides. Two questions: Do you let employees use their personal mobile devices for learning? How do you protect company information on their device?

Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning

mLearning Revolution

This is why I strongly believe the lack of Flash on iOS devices is a blessing in disguise, because it forces us to find new ways of developing learning experiences for mobile users, as well as to embrace new technologies, such as HTML5 and new principles, such as Responsive Web Design and thinking mobile-first. We need to get out of our comfort zone and explore mobile applications and learn about what these apps do well and apply these principles to our mLearning design.

Mobile Learning Conferences

Mobile Learning Edge

The most comprehensive listing of conferences for learning technologies is the one produced by Clayton Wright. Here are all the conferences on Clayton’s current list related to mobile learning: February 7-10, 2011 International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security , 4 th , sponsored by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Paris, France.

6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

mLearning Revolution

I absolutely love software, apps, applications, extensions, plug-ins, add-ons, whatever you want to call it. Every software application needs to be on these App store as quickly as possible in order to not miss out.

MIT Launches a new Center for Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

MIT has launched a new Center for Mobile Learning that “will focus on the design and study of new mobile technologies and applications, enabling people to learn anywhere anytime with anyone. Research projects will explore location-aware learning applications, mobile sensing and data collection, augmented reality gaming, and other educational uses of mobile technologies. &#.

JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

Upside Learning

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.

Learning On Tablets At Emirates Airlines

Upside Learning

Most companies are quite cagey about how they are using tablets and related technology for learning; to be honest, I don’t see why, but that is another matter altogether. Emirates is using tablets coupled with custom developed applications as performance support tools for crew-members.

Mobile Learning – The Third Dimension

Upside Learning

The ability to identify and capture this advantage is second only to retaining it, which, in the ever-changing landscape of globalization, shrinking markets and the shifting sands of technology is challenging to say the least!

The Fidelity of Mobile Technology continues to Deepen

mLearning is Good

If you haven’t seen this new technology being promoted by NVIDIA, you should check it out. 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. This is the type of technology that really showcases the things you can do with mobile devices.

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

As per data published by Good Technology in their Good Technology Device Activations Report | Q1 2012 , the iPad 2 averaged 17.7 percent of Good Technology’s enterprise activations. is an experimental technology that converts SWFs generated by Adobe Captivate 5.5

Application Section - Confessions of a Committed Technofile

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Home About Discovery Integration Application Learning Travel Contact Mobile Learning Isn’t Just Making Materials Mobile Accessible Today I went to the doctors. In most cases when I’ve talked to people about mobile learning we’re talking in terms of the technology.

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.”

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

mLearning Revolution

The idea that I can get all of this great technology from Adobe for $29.99 In my years working for Adobe and Macromedia, one thing I learned was the importance of leveraging technologies from various products across the rest of the company.

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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.

The Emergence Of Mobile Learning For Higher Education In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

Upside Learning

With the rapid development of mobile technologies, a new style of learning, termed as mobile learning, has exploded everywhere in the world. This is now considered as an essential learning style in the future.

What the Army is Doing in Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

I’ve been trying to keep up with all of the latest in the US Army’s Connecting Soldiers with Digital Applications (CSDA) program. As someone who works in the learning world, it’s significant when any organization with hundreds of thousands of learners decides to equip their entire workforce with mobile devices and applications. The article lays out a few of the applications that can be looked at as training applications.

3 Essential Themes for Mobile Learning Systems

Upside Learning

technologies. By that I mean the inclusion of very basic semantic web technologies. Shared data, available as streams formatted in RDF would allow individual users to create their own learning applications; eventually there will be a widget-ization of learning.

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.