Social, mobile and hackathons…converging or diverging ideation?

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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.

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.

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

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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.

The XO Tablet – first impressions

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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.

Global Mobile Awards

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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.”

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.

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!

Straight Talk only? Owning more than 1 cell phone

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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.

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

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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.

A view into the future of higher education with mobile devices

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"What might a university look like with a fully deployed program of converged devices like the iPhone? Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas, has produced an interesting video of their campus with all students using the iPhone. The 17-minute "Connected: The Movie" video is available on iTunes U or from the ACU site."What Connected is one possible vision.

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.

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.

November Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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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

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!

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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 ).

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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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.

Three Takeaways from the 2015 Nonprofit Technology Conference

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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.

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.

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. Home About Links/Resources eLearning Blog // Don’t Waste Your Time … eLearning, Web 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.

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.

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.

Technical Parallels with Computer-Based Learning | Mobile Learning

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Convergence Desktop computing brought together many tools into a single device. Mobile technology is now converging many of the same tools into even more compact forms. The convenience of this convergence is what will drive the success of high-end mobile devices, with functionality gradually “trickling down&# into lower-specified, lower priced mobile devices over time.

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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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.

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

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’ Eg: Using a mobile device, connectivity People working in eLearning have had 20 years to place theories and research over a stable environment Will there be a convergent device that will resolve all mobile learning issue in the same way a PC is a long term, world standard technology?