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3 Ways Glass Could Transform Mobile Learning

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The opening of the video begins with a tagline that states, “Enabling a future of communication, collaboration, and connectivity.” 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. These [.].

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QR Codes: Augmenting Augmented Reality | Instructional Design Fusions

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But the idea of using mobile devices to read these codes is newer and this use complements augmented reality applications of these devices. Augmented reality refers to technology that modifies a user’s “real” view of reality with computer-generated imagery.

Mobile Augmented Reality – A Brief Overview

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This combination of the real world with the virtual world is known as “Augmented Reality&#. . Wikipedia defines Augmented Reality as: [Augmented reality (AR) is a field of computer research which deals with the combination of real-world and computer-generated data (virtual reality), where computer graphics objects are blended into real footage in real time. For a demo, check out this video.

Augmented Reality (AR) – The Future of Mobility?

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Recently I’ve been introduced to the concept of Augmented Reality (AR) and have been intreagued. Below is a video demonstrating the possibility of AR: Initially, I thought AR was a concept for the future and decided to wait before I began commenting on it. In the meantime, take a look at the video below which provides a glimpse into what AR will mean beginning as soon as September, 2009. Tags: Uncategorized AR augmented reality

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

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If you are new to Responsive Design, it isn’t necessarily a single technology that you can point to, but rather a set of principles aided by a number of HTML5 technologies such as CSS media queries , fluid grids and flexible images and videos.

New Mobile Augmented Reality browser

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Check out the short video on it. 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. I don’t know whether their claim about being first is really appropriate (see my earlier post [link] ), but nevertheless it looks really interesting.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

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Several of them actually just embed non-interactive videos in HTML code. Mobile learning works best when – short nuggets of ‘just-in-time’ information / training are delivered to augment learning or performance itself ( Clark Quinn ).

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

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Mobile’ is a unique device that brings together the capabilities of numerous disparate devices – like a phone, a camera, an audio/ video player & recorder, a computer, eBook reader, a GPS device, a game console – all in the palm of your hand. Think augmentation.

Free Mobile Learning Course – MobiMOOC2012

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Here’s a great video by Dave Cormier explaining the MOOC concept. Augmented mLearning. The second edition of MobiMOOC starts next month. Inge De Waard ( @ignatia ), the organizer of MobiMOOC started this fantastic event last year which was quite successful.

Ambient Connections via Ron Edwards: Our Mobile Augmented Reality Demonstrator

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I am getting a better video capture card to take the feed directly from the phone so the next version should be easier on the eyes and ears! Yes No Comments: Tags: augmented reality demo

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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a.k.a. 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.

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? Couple those together then add in the live video feed coming through your phone’s camera and bingo!

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

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We strongly agree having anytime/anywhere access to our business social network can provide great value, that having tools to share information like pictures and videos and podcasts generated by users instead of business functions can bridge learning divides, and that weaving informal into formal makes us all better equipped and informed.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

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We will benefit from faster data speeds using LTE (“long term evolution”) or true 4G radios enabling quicker access to high value content as well as video access to our experts and web conferencing access to scheduled ILT events. I feel the positive effects of the aforementioned evolutions will be more pronounced than similar advances in areas like augmented reality that will remain costly to design, produce and manage.

Mobile Devices and 21st Century Skills: Part 1 – Communication

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Where ideas were once shared via direct oral communication or through the written word, audiences can now share ideas by listening to audiobooks, watch them portrayed in online video or look at them expressed in imagery. They need to augment their ideas.

Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

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By using a mobile device as a learning platform, one can leverage its unique features such as camera, audio/ video player & recorder, computing device, eBook reader, GPS, gaming compatibility etc. Does Upside2Go support augmented reality technology?

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

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We will benefit from faster data speeds using LTE (“long term evolution”) or true 4G radios enabling quicker access to high value content as well as video access to our experts and web conferencing access to scheduled ILT events.

The Future of Reality – Controlling Objects With Your Mind

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This video from TED demonstrates new technology being developed where a human can interact with devices to control objects simply by thinking about them. Tags: apps augmented reality digital culture mobilelearning mlearning On the one hand, a very exciting development, especially when it comes to supporting children with physical disabilities.

These are the Worlds 1st iBeacon Schools

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You can view the launch video HERE and follow them on twitter for updates. (Reblogged from my Beaconsforeducation.com site).

No Escaping Mobile Learning – Webinar Recording & Audience Queries Answered

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As we start using services like webex and adobe connect for web conferencing on the phone, and face time and Skype for video calls, doing synchronous learning on mobile devices is certainly an option.

The Fidelity of Mobile Technology continues to Deepen

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This is a partnership between several organizations as you can see from the video, and it adds another layer of depth to the mobile augmented reality experience. 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].

Location is the next big thing, how will m-learning take advantage?

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You are learning a new job and as you come into the space where you will learn your new job, an expert (coach) notices your location and contacts you immediately easing your apprehensive state of mind and providing you with a series of video tips about the job delivered to your mobile device. Tags: Mobile Learning m-Learning mobile landscape mobile learning market mobile technology mobile user experience instructional design m-learning effectiveness mobile augmented reality

Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior

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matthewbuckland.com » The future of social networking – a concept investigation

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It’s an investigation into how social networking may work in the future, focusing on mobile and augmented reality (AR). tags: augmented reality , context-based social networking , future of social networking , location-based social network , semantic tagging , Social networking Potentially related posts Vodacom’s foray into mobile advertising (3) Wikipedia boss Jimmy Wales to create Facebook competitor? (68) Augmented reality is just a type of interfacing.

June Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community

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Here is the monthly top ten list for cc.mlearnopedia.com from June. Enjoy. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.

Wearable Tech – The New Frontier for Learning

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From the more advanced technology of augmented reality applications to simple text messaging (SMS), people are learning and learning to use their mobile phones and tablets for learning in the moment of need. (This editor from the motley fool sums up how I see the current state of wearables.).

April Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community

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Here is the monthly top ten list for cc.mlearnopedia.com from April. Enjoy.

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

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Yes, it’s true that instructional materials are increasingly available, and that one can view presentations, listen to audio, read text, review maps and diagrams, and watch video.



A number of educators have started experimenting with the use of first-person “Point Of View&# (POV) video to record learning and assessment. I’ve been interested in first-person perspective video for some time, as I can see it having many uses for learning (e.g.

Stickybits: Scan your mobile world for social learning | Instructional Design Fusions

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Thus, for example, you can use the existing barcode on a library book to add your own book review or scan the barcode of a piece of equipment to access a how-to video.

Cell Phones in Education Part 4: Learning on Location

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More and more Augmented Reality apps such as Wikitude connect GPS enabled and internet abled devices to Wikipedia so students can read up on the significance of a certain area, monument or exhibit while they are on location. Disclaimer : While this post presumes the use of a smart phone, and while it is true that not all students own a smart phone, with the current shift toward smart phones, soon, smart phones will be as prevalent as cell phones are today.

Smart Mobs » Blog Archive » Roland’s Sunday Smart Trends #251

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Kramer This week’s “Roland’s Sunday Smart Trends&# focuses on Mobile augmented reality , a phenomenon in which “real&# and “virtual&# experiences merge. The practical application of mobile augmented reality is taking on many forms. Wikitude is an Android-based application which, based on your current GPS location and physical address, augments your physical experience with information drawn from an online database of over 350,000 points of interest.

Mobile phones as cultural resources for learning | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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The paper is based around two cases studies, one of “Cyrill’ in Germany, a young man who causes controversy by using his mobile phone to video the homeless at a train station and post the video online.

EduGeek Journal » Blog Archive » Mobile Pedagogy And Mobile Devices

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Watching a lecture video on an iPhone might be a great way to save time for busy commuters – but you can also pretty much accomplish the same educational goal on a 50 year old television.

Ubiquitous Learning 2.0: FACEBOOK - Mobile

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Here are some possibilities: Class assignments A high school English teacher setup a Facebook page and instructed his students to use their cell phones to send photos or videos pertaining to a lesson to the Facebook page. skip to main | skip to sidebar Ubiquitous Learning 2.0

What might mobile media afford education? « David Gagnon

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Lecture Capture I often roll my eyes when I think about recording hour long videos of a talking head and distributing them as new media. 6: Augmented Reality If we take the above observation one step further we arrive at augmented reality.

Learning as Reflexive; Reality as a Series of Filters « The Ddeok is Always Greener on the Other Side ?? ?? ? ? ???

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The video does a good job as a proof of concept and offers a good use case so I won’t spend too much time going into my own. Watch this video from Nokia about Morph , a proof of concept for nanotechnology , and consider the possibilities. It is not a threat, just an augmentation.

How to do mLearning Research | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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MOBILE LEARNING - eLearning Tour Part 1 - Hosted by Corporate Learning Trends and Innovation

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Ideas: field guide alerts geo-blogging survey audio recordings on-demand access reporting reference simulation conferencing job aid check list decision support polls assignments presentations quiz just-in-time feedback note taking test reminders updates game-based learning augment reality transcription geo-exploration procedures coaching/mentoring translation capture/share/document Podcasting Try a two-person/interview-style podcast. Started by creating a video and a day in the life.