A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

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Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps. Here are some interesting links I’ve come across recently, mostly about mobile learning and some about learning in general that I found interesting.

Top 7 Myths Of Mobile Learning

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When it comes to mobile learning myths and misconceptions abound. These myths are holding back widespread adoption of mobile learning in the workplace. It’s just learning on the move. Mobile learning is much more than just learning on the move.

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Instructional Design for Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

Mobile learning is about more than plopping mobile devices in front of students sitting in a classroom. This is one of the main messages delivered by Float mobile strategist Jeff Tillett [.]. Pedagogy and Learning Speaking Webinars augmented reality instructional design

10 Benefits of EPUBs for Mobile Learning

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Designer Heather Ford expands on how EPUBs can be easily augmented, flexible, secure, green, and can help improve your employees'' performance and accessibility. Mobile Development Mobile Strategy Pedagogy and Learning accessbility augmentation ePub green security

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

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Mobile learning is a relatively new domain and is rapidly evolving as well, which makes its implementation a not so easy task. When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy.

10 Things Adobe gets Right about Mobile Learning with Captivate 8 [Review]

mLearning Revolution

When comparing the two big players in the rapid eLearning market, Articulate and Adobe, they approach mobile learning design very differently. Luckily more and more companies are now re-building their web sites using a Mobile-first mentality and a Responsive Design approach.

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3 Ways Glass Could Transform Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

Implementations Innovations Mobile Technology A Day Made of Glass augmented reality collaboration Corning Gorilla GlassEarlier this month, Corning released A Day Made of Glass 2. The opening of the video begins with a tagline that states, “Enabling a future of communication, collaboration, and connectivity.” These [.].

9 Ways Smart Glasses Can Increase Employee Productivity

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Enterprise applications for augmented reality are here, enabling businesses to be more productive. Mobile Apps Mobile Devices augmented reality enterprise mobile learning Epson Moverio Google Glass ODG R-6 smart glasses workplace performance

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

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This article was originally published in Learning Technologies 2013’s special show guide issue. Mobile Learning has been on the horizon for a long time but has met with scepticism and technical constraints in its early days. So what ails mobile learning?

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?

Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources

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I’ve spent an inordinately long time writing a whitepaper on mobile learning trying to expound our thoughts about it and how it might be used in the workplace. If you’re considering mobile learning in any shape or form, I’d suggest you give these a browse. Mobile Learning Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training. M-Learning Org. Mobile Learning thinking: Get on your skateboard to keep up! Will at Work Learning.

AR in mobile learning

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Are you using Augmented Reality in your mobile learning? AR, or Augmented Reality has been high on the hype-charts for several years now, but seems to be on "slow burn" when it comes to m-learning. But what about augmenting non-geographic things?

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Future of Mobile Learning - an interview with Geoff Stead

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What''s the future of mobile learning? How to get started with m-learning? I recently did an interview with Learnnovators , an energetic and enthusiastic learning tech company in Chennai, where they asked me these, and similar questions. Mobile Learning can offer 2 very different things: 1) mobile, and flexible access to learning you were doing before: (like e-learning, looking up information, phone calls, etc.) Learn from them.

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Float’s Highlighted Sessions At #FocusOnLearn

Float Mobile Learning

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

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. &#.

QR Codes: Augmenting Augmented Reality | Instructional Design Fusions

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QR codes can be read by specialized scanners, by mobile phones with cameras, and by smartphones. Mobile phones and smartphones require a reader application to display information associated with a QR code, native on some of the newer models of phones.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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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. Mobile Apps Become Essential to Enterprise mLearning. Google surprised everyone by buying Motorola Mobility for $12.5B a.k.a.

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Are the robots taking over? Augment your reality, don't lose it!

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I'm not sure I have any perfect answers, but I spent a very interesting hour at the trendy studios at LondonReal being interviewed by Brian and Nic, who were not educators, but wanted to understand what we are up to, and exactly how far is too far to take technology You can catch the (visual) podcast, below, or scan down the page for a few snippets Here is a hastily transcribed synopsis, below, to help you navigate your way through: [6-7 mins] What's mobile learning all about?

No Escaping Mobile Learning – Webinar Recording & Audience Queries Answered

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As you probably already know, last week we kicked off our independent webinar series with the first one titled as ‘No Escaping Mobile Learning’ which I co-presented with Abhijit Kadle (watch recording here ). Growing mobile workforce. When do we really learn.

Mobile Augmented Reality in Action – For Learning!

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Augmented reality is really taking off in a multitude of ways. The potential of mobile AR is really powerful because it brings a whole new layer to the real world we live in. Well, here’s an example of mobile AR used for mechanic training in the US military. This type of AR can be very helpful as a performance support tool and as a teaching aid for students learning the mechanic trade.

Mobile Augmented Reality – A Brief Overview

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. The integration of innovative technology in learning has always been a goal of educators. In the past two decades, we’ve seen advances in learning technology that allow learners to connect to powerful learning systems and sources of information that were previously unavailable. However, most recent technologies have forced the learner to learn through computer-generated reality or “virtual reality&#.

Some Thoughts On Tablet Learning (aka Elearning On iPads)

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Our earliest reactions of the iPad were that of disappointment but then iPad has gone on to shape a new category of learning, which I prefer to call ‘tablet learning’. Given that the iPad is intended to be a mobile device it is easy to call any learning happening on it to be mlearning.

Five Mobile Learning Implementation Tips | Upside Learning Blog

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This blog is about innovation, design, development, and trends in the Learning Solutions domain. The guidelines that apply for effective learning are really not much different but for the change in context. The types of content suitable for mobile learning have low information density.

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Augmented Reality and On-Demand Learning

The Mobile Learner

Mobile learning has always been about using the tools of learning wherever one finds themselves. In this blog, I have discussed a range of techniques for learning on the go from reading texts or listening to audiobooks on a mobile device to using built in cell phone tools such as a camera and access to web 2.0 services to document learning both within and outside of the classroom. Tags: augmented reality edushifts AR

QR Codes and Mobile Learning

The Mobile Learner

I have recently been investigating the concept of QR codes in teaching and learning. The codes were used to allow conference participants to connect to session information on the ECOO website in order to learn more about the sessions.

Book Review: Designing mLearning: tapping into the mobile revolution for organizational performance, by Clark Quinn

Mobile Learning Edge

The past six months has seen the publication of three new books on mobile learning. First, there was Mobile Learning: structures, agency, practices by Norbert Pachler, Ben Bachmair, John Cook, and Gunther Kress (Eds.)

Children and Mobile Learning

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This is a pretty in-depth report from the Joan Ganz Cooney Center on m-learning with children. Most of my attention has gone to corporate and adult mobile learning over the years, but looking through this report I can see a lot of similarities with k-12 mobile learning. Based on this report, it seems that those future adult learners will be much more acclimated to mobility and m-learning than the current generation of corporate learners (i.e.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

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Here on the last day of the year, I offer my predications for the big and shaping trends we’ll see in the enterprise mobile learning space for 2012. As in the past, this year’s list includes predictions across a gamut of new technologies, consumer/buyer trends plus a few anticipated seismic shifts in the world of business that should collectively reshape the landscape for the adoption and accelerated growth of mobile learning for businesses.

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New Mobile Augmented Reality browser

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Needless to say that this is extremely interesting for mobile learning. Tags: Mobile Education android augmented reality iphone Mobile Learning netherlands I stumbled upon an interesting article about the Dutch company SPRXmobile. Together with layar.eu, they have created the “Worlds first&# AR-Browser for smartphones.

A brief update on Augmented Reality

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Mobile Monday at Zurich was interesting from a mobile learning perspective. Augmented Reality has been on the map for quite a while now, but at the ETH (Zurichs renowned University) we were allowed to have an upclose look at what some companies are doing. This might be a great mobile learning tool for young kids and teenagers. There are several possiblities for mobile learning use though.

E-Learning Queen: Mobile Learning: Is It Doing What It’s Supposed To?

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skip to main | skip to sidebar E-Learning Queen E-Learning Queen focuses on distance training and education, from instructional design to e-learning and mobile solutions, and pays attention to psychological, social, and cultural factors.

Austrian University studies Augmented Reality on mobile devices

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Daniel holds a Master in computer science and has been working on mobile augmented reality projects. One example was a tour through a campus in which users of a mobile phone could look through their mobile’s camera and actually see the buildings or rooms with certain tags on them. Another application was a museum tour in which a virtual cartoon guide would explain them certain items whenever they looked through their mobile.

October Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning October 1, 2010 to October 31, 2010 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

September Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning September 1, 2010 to September 30, 2010 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Three reasons why I hesitate - Ignatia Webs , September 22, 2010 Will Mobile Apps Change Training Forever?

Putting Handheld Devices to Work in Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

In his blog post from last week, Amit Carg, an eLearning professional and co-founder of Upside Learning , a learning solutions firm, identified three essential ways mobile devices can assist with the continued education of employees: 1. To add to the blend of learning/education.

QR Codes: A Brief Reading List

The Mobile Learner

I’m quickly coming to the realization at how useful QR codes can be in education and how these little graphical icons can make mobile learning a little easier for teachers to incorporate with students. 7) QR Codes: In the Classroom : More practical ideas in using QR Codes in learning; Why QR Codes are Poised to Hit the Mainstream : A look at the potential for QR codes in collective scanning (or social scanning if you will) and gaming; 9) What Business Card?

Mark Power » Augmented Reality - A Game Changer in Mobile Learning?

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Mark Power A JISC CETIS blog Contact Subscribe Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress.org Augmented Reality - A Game Changer in Mobile Learning? There are 2 types of AR applications at the moment - Mobile & Desktop.

December Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning December 1, 2010 to December 31, 2010 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. uLearning Blog , December 15, 2010 How to Learn?

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Mobile Learning: A 3rd Reading List

The Mobile Learner

Here is a follow-up to the first two mobile learning reading lists: The first one is here and the second one is here. 1) 7 Things You Should Know About Augmented Reality – An EDUCASE learning article about this newest of learning technologies and the implications of Augmented Reality to teaching and learning. 50 Fun iPhone Apps to Get Kids Reading and Learning – The iPhone and iPod Touch can be both a entertainment and learning device.

August Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning August 1, 2010 to August 31, 2010 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.