Mobile wireless eReader a sign of the ubiquitous future to come
FEBRUARY 9, 2009
Having said that, as en educator and former libary worker, I can see several direct eduational applications, especially with the just announced Kindle 2 having the ability to read out its content. This is the future of mobile, wireless devices and why they are leading towards a true ubiquitous, everware future. Even small mobile devices now have the ability to connect wirelessly to all the information etc they need to be fully functioning. Tags: eReader Kindle wireless communications mobile eBook Amazon mobile/miniaturisation cloud computing wireless
Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available
Mobile Learning Edge
OCTOBER 7, 2011
Here is the Table of Contents: Mobile Tourist Guide – An Intelligent Wireless System to Improve Tourism, using Semantic Web. Developing Mobile Collaborative Learning Applications for Mobile Users. The International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) (Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011) has just published its latest issue. Most of the articles are on mobile learning. Kwang B Lee).
Mobile Learning Conferences
Mobile Learning Edge
FEBRUARY 8, 2011
June 20-24, 2011 IEEE International Symposium on World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM), 12 th , Lucca, Italy. June 22-24, 2011 Mobilware2011 : International Conference on MOBILe Wireless MiddleWARE, Operating Systems and Applications, 4 th , London, the United Kingdom. July 18-21, 2011 International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems , Seville, Spain. July 20-22, 2011 International Association for Development of the Information Society (IADIS) International Conference on Wireless Applications and Computing , Rome, Italy.
Mobile wireless eReader a sign of the ubiquitous future to come
MARCH 6, 2009
Having said that, as en educator and former libary worker, I can see several direct eduational applications, especially with the just announced Kindle 2 having the ability to read out its content. This is the future of mobile, wireless devices and why they are leading towards a true ubiquitous, everware future. Even small mobile devices now have the ability to connect wirelessly to all the information etc they need to be fully functioning. (Guest post by Jonathan Nalder) I’m not a fan of Amazon’s Kindle eBook Reader. Read a detailed overview via Appleinsider. learing+2.0
BLOG.MAGWEBBER.COM: Week 12 - Mobile, Wireless and Ubiquitous Learning
APRIL 4, 2010
Indiana University R685 - WebberBlog Main Navigation BLOG.MAGWEBBER.COM: Week 12 - Mobile, Wireless and Ubiquitous Learning Week 12 - Mobile, Wireless and Ubiquitous Learning This week we had a great synchronous session hosted by Dr Bonk with John Traxlar presenting from the UK and students engaging from all over the US, which was also taped for viewing asynchronously at a later time.
Global Mobile Awards
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
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.” An important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards. The device also has phone functionality.
Duke Digital Initiative into its fourth wireless year | EDC Blog
JANUARY 31, 2009
Home About RSS Log in Duke Digital Initiative into its fourth wireless year Posted on January 30, 2009 by Hamish Filed Under Uncategorized As promised, I’d like to bring to your attention a few items regarding mobile learning (mLearning) and the way it’s being used in educational spheres. They provide students with the tools and means to use wireless mobile devices (WMDs) to gain greater access to course materials put out by instructors, and in various formats specific to different applications. Duke University was the one that set the trend in motion.
Mobile Learning in Canada: an Update
Mobile Learning Edge
DECEMBER 1, 2011
The Mobile Experience Innovation Centre is a not-for-profit association that supports design leadership, experience innovation and applied research in Canada’s mobile and wireless industries. Members include: McGraw-Hill Ryerson , a leader in providing electronic and print information to the educational and business markets; Bell Mobility , a division of Bell Canada and Canadas leading wireless provider; Cap Gemini Ernst & Young , one of the worlds largest management and IT consulting firms; BlackBoard Inc. , Rob is a vice-principal in Toronto. Hardware Vendors. Dr. K.
Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review
DECEMBER 28, 2011
This one was spot-on and even I was amazed how quickly the omnipresent BlackBerry wireless handset, the standard issue weapon of choice for mobile enterprise workers, started to lose its’ place inside every corporate pocket and purse. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? Prediction #1 - mLearning Engagements Expand. examples the industry has waited for over the past many years.
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011
JANUARY 2, 2011
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. After almost 18 months, RIM’s AppWorld site has only grown to around 15K “apps” for BlackBerry wireless handhelds and none of these current apps work on the upcoming PlayBook tablet meaning a whole new series of apps must be written – the classic “chicken & egg” problem. mLearning Engagements Expand. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment.
Mobiles, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing Merge — MobileBeyond
FEBRUARY 24, 2010
As mobile smart phone applications, mobile data, the wireless Internet and smartphones morphed into location aware systems, the need for augmented reality disappeared. After all, people across the globe equally shared mobile assistance systems (MAS), wireless devices worn around the neck or embedded into clothing or the human brain, neural nets connected to the Cloud.
Best Practice Guidelines for Mobile Web Applications | Mobile Learning
JULY 18, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Best Practice Guidelines for Mobile Web Applications 19 07 2006 Source: [link] “The principal objective of recently issued working draft guidelines on Mobile Web by the W3C is to improve the user experience of the Web when accessed from mobile devices…This document covers best practices for delivering Web content to mobile devices. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning. Ubiquette. M-learning device for $60.
Mobile Learning in Canada
Mobile Learning Edge
FEBRUARY 10, 2011
Members include: McGraw-Hill Ryerson , a leader in providing electronic and print information to the educational and business markets; Bell Mobility , a division of Bell Canada and Canadas leading wireless provider; Cap Gemini Ernst & Young , one of the worlds largest management and IT consulting firms; BlackBoard Inc. , Here is what I have found: Blogs and Websites. Hardware Vendors.
Rethinking Healthcare Conversations with Text Messaging
DECEMBER 8, 2015
Almost every person in the United States has a mobile phone, with text messaging the most commonly used application on such devices, according to statistics from the Pew Internet Research Project and CTIA , a wireless industry trade gro. Healthcare organizations have many reasons to make meaningful connections with people in the populations they serve. Why reaching patients is vital.
Why Text Messaging is the Optimal Tool for Patient Engagement: Reach
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
As of April 2014, wireless penetration was 104%. Text messaging is the most commonly used application on mobile phones. A wide reach is necessary for any patient engagement strategy for the simple reason that patients come from varied demographics, lifestyles, and communication preferences. Almost every person in the United States owns a mobile phone. In 2013, over 1.9
mLearning Tech A’plenty Released at CES 2011
JANUARY 7, 2011
The real question is whether the application ecosystems that surround each of these new devices can overcome the market lead Apple’s current (and future) generation iPads already enjoy. All four of the major US wireless carriers ( ATT , Verizon Wireless , T-Mobile and Sprint ) plus several others announced support for next-gen device communications resulting in faster access speeds. This year’s event is as big as ever with 100K+ attendees roaming through 2,700 vendor booths across multiple sites. Better Devices. Way Faster Networks.
2010: mLearning Year in Review
DECEMBER 27, 2010
In the smartphone realm, mobile web-delivered content will prove to be a less compelling mlearning experience as compared to mobile application-delivered. Augmented reality applications for mobile learning will begin to appear but because solution development is expensive, technically challenging, and device dependent, AR will capture more headlines than actual budgets. A.K.A.
mLearning-World.com: 480 x 320 is the new 1024 x 768 (From Clark Quinns Learnlets Blog)
APRIL 30, 2008
skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, April 30, 2008 480 x 320 is the new 1024 x 768 (From Clark Quinns Learnlets Blog) Clark Quinn has an interesting thought I would like to challenge: How do we achieve a balanced solution for mobile content and applications? The new 800 x 600? 160 x 160 is the new 640 x 480, etc.
Moodle on a Nokia 770 | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 4, 2006
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. Here’s a picture of it running Moodle.org’s login screen, from Martin Langhoff at the Moodle discussion board (at right). Unfortunately, the content appears to slightly exceed the maximum width of the browser… but it’s still not too bad. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning. Ubiquette.
Total Control! Mwahaha… | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 17, 2006
Mwahaha… 18 09 2006 I don’t usually blog commercial mobile applications, but this one stands out from the usual offerings. Clicker is a neat application for most mobile platforms – PDAs, mobile phones and converged devices – that allow you to control many applications on your desktop PC using the wireless capabilities of your mobile device. As it works with both Bluetooth and Wireless LAN, it has the potential to be used on the widest range of mobile wireless devices. Ubiquette. M-learning device for $60.
Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior
MAY 29, 2010
Mobile Behavior: an Omnicom Group Company Home People Blog Work Events Press About Us May 12, 2010 by Caleb Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow The classroom was traditionally a controlled environment; when wireless technology began to invade, skewing the rules of time and space, teachers panicked. Mobile Pair Share encourages wireless collaboration through storytelling. At St.
Mobile Learning in India
JULY 25, 2009
According to TRAI, there are 286 million wireless subscribers in India, June 2008, of which 76 million were capable of accessing data services. Having a browser on the phone opens up all the learning resources available on the web, including Google, LMS applications, typical eLearning courseware and other tools/applications. Viewed simply; phones are capable of : 1.
Mobile phone translates English to Japanese | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 4, 2006
Mediaseek just announced a mobile phone application called “Camera Dictionary (Kamera Jiten), which uses a cellphone’s built-in camera to scan and translate words into Japanese. The Genie in the Bottle: Unleashing the hidden power of personal mobile devices for learning (November 2009) Categories Applications Audio Podcasting Interactive Flash Flash Lite Photo Video Wireless Assessment Events General Mobile Mobile Phone 2D Barcodes Moblogging SMS WAP Netbook PDA Pedagogy Recall Record Reinterpret Relate Situated Social Products Web 2.0 Ubiquette.
M-Learning With Adobe Captivate and Flash Lite 2 | Mobile Learning
AUGUST 20, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact M-Learning With Adobe Captivate and Flash Lite 2 21 08 2006 M-learning is starting to really take off, with more and more attention from developers, platform and application providers, and the mainstream press. Flash Lite 2 is a version of Adobe Flash for delivering animated and interactive applications to mobile devices. A tutorial and some useful advice on development and deployment is provided. Ubiquette. M-learning device for $60.
Going Mobile: Debating and Using Cellphones in School - The Learning Network Blog - NYTimes.com
APRIL 24, 2010
In this lesson, students learn about innovative uses of cellphone technology and applications in the developing world, then explore how their phones can be used as learning tools. Alternatively, students work in groups and develop ideas for a mobile phone application that can be used for education or for the betterment of society in general. Politics Education Bay Area Chicago N.Y.
Moblogging with Location Tagging | Mobile Learning
JULY 19, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Moblogging with Location Tagging 20 07 2006 An interesting innovation – only available in the USA on selected Nokia handsets at the moment, but with potential educational applications if it’s made more widely available. A WAP version operates from a WAP-enabled phones, and a mobile application is available for Motorola iDEN mobile phones. Using Twitter in the classroom The iPad and its impact on m-learning. Ubiquette. M-learning device for $60.
“Scan” Learning Content to PDF | Mobile Learning
JUNE 14, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact “Scan Learning Content to PDF 15 06 2006 A new, innovative web application called ScanR turns your mobile phone into a mobile scanner. Both of these applications are ideally suited to electronically saving learning content for distribution to students; or for students to record their own learning content for their own reference. You take a picture of a whiteboard or document, and it will convert the image into a PDF file, which it then emails to you.
RSS Tools at XFruits | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 11, 2006
application that allows users to manipulate RSS feeds in a number of very useful ways. technorati tags: mlearning , m-learning , mobile-learning , mobilelearning , mobile , learning , clcommunity , talo , rss , xfruits « Podcasting Activities The DataMatrix Strikes Back » Actions Comments rss Trackback Information Date : 12 September 2006 Categories : Applications , Products , Web 2.0 XFruits allows users to aggregate a number of feeds into a single RSS feed; convert an RSS feed to an XHTML 1.0 The tool is easy to use and very well polished. Ubiquette.
CellCast Takes Top Honors at DemoFest 2010
NOVEMBER 23, 2010
The awards were given in support of our entry titled " mLearning: Learning on the Go " in the Sales Training category that OnPoint jointly submitted for consideration with CellCast customer Verizon Wireless. Our winning entry in the Sales Training category also was recognized as "Best in Show - Vendor" for the entire event.
Portable Apps: your PC in a USB key | Mobile Learning
JULY 4, 2006
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. Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Portable Apps: your PC in a USB key 5 07 2006 The latest edition of Australian PC User magazine, released today, has a feature on Portable Apps, as well as full versions of various PAs on its cover DVD. « Mobile Learning 2.0?
2D Barcodes get data from Print to Mobile | Mobile Learning
JUNE 19, 2006
Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact 2D Barcodes get data from Print to Mobile 20 06 2006 I’ve become interested in the possibilities of 2D Barcodes – in particular, “QR Codes – and their potential application to mobile learning. If there are any interested educators that would like to try creating and decoding QR Codes, I’ve located a couple of free, Java-based applications on this site (Look for the QR Code demos). « What will you do with your PDA?
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
JANUARY 10, 2010
Due to more powerful mobile data networks, ubiquitous access to wireless, mobile tools that work across platforms and more smart phones and devices that are Flash ready, many types of learning can be set free from the personal computer. Today's mobile devices are used to access a huge variety of applications and content types. but "how?". Expect mobile learning to increase.
Instructional Design for Mediated Education | Blog | Location-Based Learning
JANUARY 10, 2010
She defined location-based learning as “a type of knowledge transfer based on location-based intelligence enabled by wirelessly networked interfaces and sensors adapting to the presence of the user at a specific location.” “A A Very Healthy Market” Mobile learning (m-learning) taps into the mobile web, which is enabled by wireless connectivity, a variety of mobile devices (handhelds, laptops, smart phones, wearable computing devices, and head-mounted devices, among others), GPS-(global positioning system) enablements, and a variety of software applications. Wiki Mania!
mLearning Testing Tools & Methods
JANUARY 18, 2010
If you’re fortunate enough to have a highly structured and standardized delivery environment where everyone has the same BlackBerry Bold/9000 wireless handheld or your users have two or three different brands of Windows Mobile devices, your testing efforts can prove to be straight forward. But the bigger your audience is, the greater your challenge can become. So, what’s in your drawer?
mLearning-World.com: Edu Podcasting Gains New Tool
AUGUST 9, 2006
News Release: Alltel Wireless and Melodeo Announce New Mobile Podcast Service Axcess Mobilcast offers easy podcast listening for Alltel customers LITTLE ROCK, Ark.--(BUSINESS 8, 2006--Alltel Wireless (NYSE: AT - News ), Americas largest network, and Melodeo, Inc., Alltel Wireless is the first company in the United States to bring this service to market. No longer. New Le.
mLearning Content Types - Level 3: Voice
JANUARY 21, 2010
Typical Use Cases for voice-based mLearning content include: Network Architecture for Voice-based Content Content creation and access over voice networks, both wired and wireless, is actually quite easy. Level 3: Voice-based Content and Assessments NOTE: This is part 4 of 7 in a continuing series; please see earlier posts for more background information.
Reflections on WES 2010
MAY 3, 2010
tend to fit one of four profiles including: (1) business or IT teams from larger enterprise accounts, (2) technical or channel resources from global carriers/wireless providers, (3) application developers and enterprise solution architects, or (4) market analysts, bloggers and techno freaks interested in experiencing what’s hot in BlackBerry. and opportunities abounded!
Mobile Learning Part 6
MARCH 12, 2009
They also created an iPhone application for the conference. One issue that quickly emerged was that the local wireless network had trouble handling 400 people trying to access it simultaneously. One solution that seemed to help was to ask iPhone users to turn off their wireless and use their 3G cellular connections. Or are their backchannel comments indicative of boredom?
mLearning-World.com: Top 10 Freeware Apps for M-Learning- from mLearning @edublogs
DECEMBER 3, 2006
Playability of video content on PDAs is considerably assisted by the following application. CERDISP screen sharing for Windows Mobile PDAs: the Windows CE R emote Disp lay application enables you to put a copy of your PDA screen on a computer monitor or light projector to share it with other users. Similar applications include Pencil Box and Mobile Pencil. previous blog post ).
Growth Accelerates CellCast Solution Innovations
JUNE 11, 2010
As a result, our design and development teams have spent the first half of the year improving our core applications, device experiences and the underlying platform our customer and partners need to make mobile learning a reality for their own employees and customers. Its simply fascinating to witness a SCORM package built for the desktop/online delivery running on a BlackBerry, iPhone, Android or Windows Mobile device even while on an airplane or out of wireless coverage areas. And somehow we've completed three years worth of effort in a six month time frame (once again!)