mLearning-World.com: The Learning Circuits Blog: Convergence Learning

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, December 12, 2006 The Learning Circuits Blog: Convergence Learning Great read, The Learning Circuits Blog: Convergence Learning Snip.

Social, mobile and hackathons…converging or diverging ideation?

Mobile Learning Edge

I just came across this post for a webinar and although it has past, the idea of converging and diverging ideas and approaches appealed to me. They will discuss the staged process of “divergence and convergence of ideas,” and the subsequent process of synthesis and filtering of the best ideas.

Review of the iPhone 3GS from a uLearning perspective

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The iPhone 3GS is the most advanced converged mobile device and as such, is one that teachers and educators need to be familiar with. Tags: Future mobile/miniaturisation uLearning 21st century learning 3GS Apple converged device education iPhone jnxyz mlearn mlearning mobile learning Schools teaching video Its really a signpost on the road to ubiquitous computing, where mobile, miniaturised, wirless and cloud-based devices proliferate.

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LearnTrends Live: Mobile Learning

Jay Cross

Tags: Convergence

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Keitai – The Future of PDAs | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Keitai – The Future of PDAs 16 10 2006 Stephanie Rieger’s excellent Keitai mobility blog features a great analysis of trends in mobile computing and convergence , with reference to opinions on the decline of PDAs in favour of smartphones , and Fujitsu Siemens’ recent release of a purpose-built m-learning PDA for m-learning.

Total Control! Mwahaha… | Mobile Learning

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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. Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Total Control!

4 Highlights from EYEO 2019

Float

The Festival prides itself on being a “gathering for the creative technology community” and a place to converge to inspire.” Float’s Director of UI/UX, Evan Scronce, and UI/UX Designer, Matt Forcum, attended the 2019 EYEO Festival in Minneapolis, from June 3-6. This year’s conference hosted 30 speakers whose sessions ranged from storytelling, art technology, and … The post 4 Highlights from EYEO 2019 appeared first on Float.

UK government pays £300m to get families online

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Several recent reports seem to be converging on this from In one of the worst kept secrets of the summer, the DCSF has announced a credit-crunch-beating £300m to buy laptops and broadband for the neediest kids in England. Is this good news? It is great news! Evidence is mounting that kids perform better at school if they can take some of that school work home, and share it with their families.

Go Mobile! The mlearning summit kicks off in Zambia at mLearning Africa

Steve Vosloo

A new term is “convergent learning&# — bridging the in- and out-of-school worlds of learners. Today a 3-day leadership summit — titled Go Mobile! Using Mobile Learning to Teach 21st Century Skills — kicked off in Lusaka, Zambia.

Straight Talk only? Owning more than 1 cell phone

Mobile Learning Edge

The double gadget propensity comes as cellphones have turned into a point of convergence of every day life. Numerous individuals utilize a second cell phone to keep photographs and instant messages private. During a period when work and home lives are more interlaced than any time in recent memory, there’s a cut of the populace selecting to keep up the gap via conveying two telephones. Straight Talk wireless says that most of their customers have one phone only.

The XO Tablet – first impressions

uLearning Blog

What I’m trying to say is that I couldn’t have been more excited to get an XO tablet that sits right at the convergence of all these interests. Its not often one gets to brag about owning the only gadget in a whole country – but as the XO Tablet is only available from the USA, and the Australia arm of OLPC aren’t touching it, right now this is the case.

Best Compliance Training Ideas for BFSI Employees

Kitaboo

Driven by rapidly evolving technology and global convergence, the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sector is going through a dramatic shift. Emerging technologies are transforming the entire industry like never before to adapt to more productive and economical solutions. While the structures and procedures differ for each player in the industry, the one thing common to all is compliance.

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

Mobile Learning Edge

Clark provides a brief history of mobile devices in order to make the point that there “an emergent model&# of how all the various mobile devices are converging. 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.) Springer, 2010).

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Adam S. Brooks: Mobile Learning :: Abilene Christian University (ACU) is the first university in nation to provide an iPhone or iPod Touch mobile device to all incoming freshmen

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Brooks: Mobile Learning :: Abilene Christian University (ACU) is the first university in nation to provide an iPhone or iPod Touch mobile device to all incoming freshmen An Apple iPhone or iPod touch will become a central part of Abilene Christian University's innovative learning experience this fall when all freshmen are provided one of these converged media devices, said Phil Schubert, ACU executive vice president. Adam S.

M-Learning… How do Netbooks Fit In?

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As traditional computers get smaller and mobile devices get more powerful (and sometimes larger), it will be interesting to see what form factor our converged devices take. My fiance just purchased a netbook and before she even got it, I started thinking about how netbooks fit into our ongoing discussions on mobile learning. Traditionally, I’ve kept notebook computers out of my personal definition of mobile learning because they don’t really fit into the mobile culture.

Mobile Learning is Global: Examples of Teachers Using Cell Phones for Learning!

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Additionally, she has her students taking pictures with their cell phones to take pictures of mathematical steps; here are a couple examples from her blog 1) Dodecaheron 2) Patonic Solids 3) Geoboard UK Converge Magazine had an article about a ICT technology specialist Jonathan Furness using cell phone cameras to document lab experiments (see his mobile blog here ).

Mobile Learning is Global: Examples of Teachers Using Cell Phones for Learning!

Cell Phones in Learning

Additionally, she has her students taking pictures with their cell phones to take pictures of mathematical steps; here are a couple examples from her blog 1) Dodecaheron 2) Patonic Solids 3) Geoboard UK Converge Magazine had an article about a ICT technology specialist Jonathan Furness using cell phone cameras to document lab experiments (see his mobile blog here ).

The Future Of Learning Design

The eLearning Coach

Coach: How do you think social media and newer technologies will converge in the learning space in the next 5-10 years? An interesting convergence I see is the use of virtual immersive environments as the central hub for learning, collaboration and innovation within an organization. Some form of the convergence of all these technologies in one tool will be the future environment in which knowledge workers will interact.

mLearning-World.com: AN EXPLORATORY STUDY OF FACTORS INFLUENCING M-LEARNING SUCCESS | from AllBusiness.com

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The convergence of the mobile devices with existing educational technologies provides learners with greater flexibility by making learning available and accessible. The term m-learning is coined to describe the convergence of mobile technologies with e-learning.

Global Mobile Awards

Nancy White

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.” In less than two weeks, mobile leaders worldwide will be gathering in Barcelona for the GSMA Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest mobile exhibition. An important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards.

Where is Australia at on the mLearning to uLearning journey?

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The first is the continued convergence of the standard mobile device from being a phone or a mp3 player into one that does everything. Nearly two years ago, I closed down my Google top ten Mobile Learning blog after 3 years and over 10,000 hits. I felt that the time of calling from the roof tops that mobile learning existed was over. People had started paying attention to the rise of mobile phones etc as the preferred computing platform of those who education should be centered around, ie.

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

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Similarly, the growth area in handhelds are so-called ‘converged’ devices: smartphones or wireless-enabled PDAs. is likely to be a viable solution, and the convergence of Web 2.0

Three Takeaways from the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference

Mobile Commons

This past March, nonprofit organizations and technology companies across the country converged at the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTEN) to learn more about the latest updates in nonprofit tech. Mobile Commons was excited to be a part of the conference, and we wanted to apply the lessons we learned specifically to SMS for nonprofits and share them with you. Here are our three biggest takeaways from NTEN on what every nonprofit should know about text messaging.

mLearning-World.com: Windshield Time?

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Saturday, December 16, 2006 Windshield Time? Looking down today while driving, I was thinking of a term I heard at an earlier mLearning conference called Windshield Time. this is the time your employees go to and from clients. Initially, I thought this was an untapped field waiting to explore. I even snapped a pic to show all the available learning modes available to me during a short commute.

mLearning-World.com: mLearning World on your Mobile

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, December 15, 2006 mLearning World on your Mobile mLearning World on your Mobile MLearning-World.com now has a URL just for your mobile phone. link] On your phones browser, you simply can type 2mlearn.mobi and you will be directed to a news feed from mLearning-World that is formatted for whatever handset you are viewing this page on.

mLearning-World.com: Will at Work Learnings Storefront Learning Challenge

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, December 13, 2006 Will at Work Learnings Storefront Learning Challenge Will at Work Learning has an interesting challenge- the Storefront Learning Challenge Explanation: One of our goals in the learning and performance field is to enable transfer, to help our learners minimize forgetting so that they can remember what theyve learned over a long long time.

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mLearning-World.com: Will at Work Learning: Assessment Mistakes by E-Learning Developers

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, December 13, 2006 Will at Work Learning: Assessment Mistakes by E-Learning Developers This artcle stings: Will at Work Learning: Assessment Mistakes by E-Learning Developers While I dont fall into the category of those who only do L1 Smiley sheets, I know that often I could be going into L3 & L4 (ROI) studys a lot more.

mLearning-World.com: eLearning DevCon 2007 - Dates and Call for Presentations

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, December 13, 2006 eLearning DevCon 2007 - Dates and Call for Presentations If anyone is interested: eLearning DevCon 2007 - Dates and Call for Presentations I have less than a month propose a presentation! Looks like I have a job for my Christmas holiday. If you are interested in presenting at eLearning DevCon 2007, submit a proposal at www.elearndevcon.com.

MASHe » Blog Archive » Mobile Learning: Some resources, tools and statistics

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It’s not about control; it’s about convergence. And community forms when people explore and collaborate together, connecting their experiences – convergence. Any technological solution aimed at increased learning must enhance communication and convergence.

November Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning November 1, 2009 to November 30, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. eLearning report: Review of Learning 2.0

mLearning-World.com: NLP in Education

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, December 12, 2006 NLP in Education This is something that most designers overlook, but is a great resource for eduction- NLP or Neuro-linguistic Programming.

Enabling Mobile Learning | eLearning Blog // Don’t Waste Your Time …

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Increasingly, mobile learning will feature rich, dynamic portal applications.&# “The success of mobile learning will ultimately revolve around a mosaic of rich converged experiences. These experiences will rest, in turn, on a foundation of converged network and device technologies, wireless services, rights management, content management, search management, and transactional processing power.

Five Myths of Mobile Learning

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With device convergence coming soon; issues of screen and key size, processing power and memory will become immaterial. I’ve been occupied with writing a paper to promote the adoption of mobile learning amongst corporates and enterprises. While trawling through multiple web-links, a pattern of myths about mobile learning emerges.

TIME between TIMES: the joy of educating during a time of rapid technological change.

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I believe that we are seeing, in educational technology, a rare convergence of technological transformation and ideological development. In a few days, I get to present at a massive educational conference – Ulearn09 in Christchurch, New Zealand. This year there will be over 1700 educators present. I’m presenting the following paper.

Mobile Learning in India

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we use converge into a single personal mobile computing device. Six in ten people (more than 4 billion individuals) around the world are carrying a powerful computing device in their pockets and purses. They don’t realize it, but today’s mobile phones have the computing power of a personal computer from the mid-nineties, while consuming a fraction of the energy and are made at significantly lower cost.

Miss Sophie Mac: QR codes and the mobile web

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The physical and virtual converge: social media in. Semantic search and customisation The physical and virtual converge ► August (3) Twitter and interactive teaching and learning supp. skip to main | skip to sidebar Wednesday, November 18, 2009 QR codes and the mobile web This is a poster I presented yesterday at the UTS Teaching and Learning Forum called "QR codes and the mobile web".

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Mobile Commons Provides Polling Place Locator in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy – A Press Roundup

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Amanda Moskowitz, general manager, said the program is updated as they get information from the Board of Elections.”. - NY Convergence. Over the past week, Mobile Commons has worked with New York and New Jersey officials to be sure that all their citizens know where to vote. In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, many polling places throughout both states had to be moved.

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

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Reference is made to YouTube playlists, such as MathsTutor , to demonstrate a convergence between the structures, agency and cultural practice available to link learning with mobile devices.

Instructional Design for Mediated Education | Blog | Location-Based Learning

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She suggested that the convergence of a number of technologies have enabled new functionalities. IDOS Blog IDT Roundtable Search Instructional Design for Mediated Education Blog Entry Location-Based Learning by Eruditio Loginquitas One comment 07 January 2010 In higher education, the uses of location-based learning seem to be limited to particular projects. One reads of digital installations as parts of student social spaces and libraries.

Nimbuzz: Connecting Mobile and Web users for free? | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Nimbuzz: Connecting Mobile and Web users for free? 23 08 2006 Mobilecrunch , a blog on “Mobile 2.0″ ″ connective technologies, reports a new product that promises to connect the global community of 1.1 billion Internet users with 2.2

Learner-Centric Mobile Learning | Mobile Learning

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It’s good time to reiterate the convergences and parallels between user-centrically designed, networked, portable technologies, and learner-centric, connected, situated learning, as I recently found this paper, which provides further discussion on these similarities, but tempers this with a particularly poignant insight on mobile learning, quoted from the reflective outcomes of the MOBILearn project in Europe: “It is the learner that is mobile; not the technology.&#

Why M-Learning Is Cheap. | Mobile Learning

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I also think that the convergence of tools in mobile digital devices is providing us with tools in our pockets that would previously have cost us quite a lot of money. Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Why M-Learning Is Cheap.

Mobile Learning « David Gagnon

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David Gagnon media, games, teaching and learning Who is David Gagnon? Past Instructional Projects Presentations « Best.22 Ammo in Savage Mark II Mobile Learning January 23, 2010 – 6:41 am Posted in Uncategorized Tagged mobille learning , rant , uw madison Today is a big day. I sent an email to the main groups on campus, announcing a time to gather together to discuss the ramifications of this this new media on the process of learning. The problem is that I’ve drunk the coolaid.