5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

Of late, many of our clients have asked us to develop courses for deployment over PCs but which can also be viewed over the iPad. While the demand for HTML5 courses is yet to catch up, the demand is growing stronger nevertheless.

Three Ways to Use Mobile Devices in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

I’m of the opinion that there are 3 primary types of usage for mobile devices in the context of learning. Mobile devices are perfect to add to a blend in your training program. Mobile device based follow-up could increase retention and aid application of knowledge and skills.

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6 Reasons Why Responsive Design Makes sense as the Future of e-Learning and m-Learning Design

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OMD research: viewers switch devices regularly while the TV is on (Image credit: Nathan Daniels). How many devices do you own? What about you, how many devices do you own? mobile devices per capita. How would you describe your daily use of mobile devices?

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SCORM Implementation For Mobile Devices

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Recently we’ve made the UpsideLMS compatible to mobile devices and also launched a new version – UpsideLMS Version 4.0. While ensuring compliance, we encountered some interesting issues in the implementation of SCORM and found very little help online about implementing SCORM for mobile devices. Mobile devices have limitations: - Screen size. For identifying devices we used the information in request headers.

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

dissemination of the past, these devices are often being introduced in the workplace. do we take advantage of these devices to deploy learning content and how do we. devices? Problem #2: How will learners access the mobile course content? Different Devices? devices.

Learning Designers have 3 Choices Regarding Mobile Learning [#mLearning]

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Last week Cisco published a research paper entitled “ Cisco Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, 2012–2017 ,” which included some staggering figures, as to the speed with which we are adopting internet-connected mobile devices around the world.

From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

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Let’s get one thing out of the way, the future of eLearning isn’t about adding more ‘ animations ‘ to our existing eLearning (in the name of making courses more engaging), neither is it about an eLearning 2.0

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

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A multimedia authoring tool that goes beyond Flash and builds applications based on HTML5, Javascript, jQuery and CSS3 and works well on iOS and Android devices, and the latest HTML5-compatible browsers.

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

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Also while the experience of consuming an e-learning course on Articulate’s Mobile Player on Tablets is great (better on iPad vs. Android), this same course on a smartphone via their HTML5 output is practically unusable and leaves a lot to be desired.

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Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy

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The company goes on to say that: During the last years, our design studio has been involved in many different projects – from designing mainly websites and desktop software in our early days, to smartphone apps, prototypes for TV interfaces and more recently, applications for tablet devices.

Future of Mobile Learning - an interview with Geoff Stead


See worklearnmobile.org/articles/mobile-museum-tours-apps-and-indoor-positioning for more details. Q: As we know, m-learning is not e-learning on a mobile device. Break up longer courses into shorter interventions, and recognize that you need to hand over navigational control to the learner. One of the skills in creating e-learning courses was the story-telling dimension. app development Augmented Reality future devices trends

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Introducing: mLearning Design Training [6-hr Workshop with RJ Jacquez]

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Reimagine your existing desktop courses for mobile through sketching. Examples and Demos of these Tools on iOS and Android devices. After delivering my 6Hr Mobile Learning Workshop for companies for a few months, today I’m opening it up for Learning Professionals.

Converting ELearning To Tablet Learning: Cost-effective Solutions

Upside Learning

1.Flash Course. Text-heavy course: In this case, redeveloping the course in HTML or using Lectora Inspire will work best. Animation-rich course: Here again, one can use Lectora or HTML as a framework. 2.Captivate Course. 3.Articulate Course.

7 reasons why the new Articulate Storyline is a Game-Changer for eLearning

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But of course, there’s a lot more. I really like what Articulate has done regarding publishing to HTML5 and enabling learners to use their iPad to consume courses created in Storyline. I have been testing Articulates new iPad app for a while now and I’m happy to say that taking a course is right on the iPad is a very pleasant experience. I would like to see Articulate gradually expand beyond the iPad and into other mobile devices over time.

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March Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Upside Learning , March 28, 2011 Developing Better PhoneGap Apps - Float Mobile Learning , March 9, 2011 Join the open and free course on mobile learning: #MobiMOOC - Ignatia Webs , March 17, 2011 Is Mobile Learning A Reality Now? March 2, 2011 Devices (816) iPad 2: whats in it for education?

6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

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I still go to Church of course. I remember taking one of those vocational courses on computers and then in the middle of the course, I ended being hired as a Teacher’s aid and then somehow they ended up hiring me to replace the Teacher all together.

7 Microinteractions You will Love in the new Articulate Studio 13 [Review]

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” Every time you change a setting Dan writes, sync your data or devices, set an alarm, pick a password, turn on an appliance, log in, set a status message, or favorite or like something, you are engaging with a microinteraction. Microinteractions in Device-Shifting for Learners.

Top 7 Myths Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

This is the most common misconception about mlearning which leads you to evaluate how to implement elearning on mobile devices. I’d suggest staying away from converting existing elearning courses to mlearning unless you have a strong reason to do so.

The New Adobe Creative Suite (CS6) is a Sign of the Mobile Times

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From inDesign CS6 make it easy to author for multiple devices from a single document, with features like Alternate and Flexible Layouts, linked stories and Liquid Layouts; to Photoshop CS6 including presets for new files that target mobile devices.

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The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]

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In fact I think that most of the new features being promoted by Adobe have been there for a while in competing products like Articulate software, namely the ability to include YouTube videos in a course, as well as embedding a browser session on a slide.

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MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism

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It mentioned a new graduate course/seminar being offered at MIT. The graduate seminar (Call4Action) focuses on how mobile phones and other devices are being used around the world for activism. How can mobile networked devices be used for social change, politics, and expression?

MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism

Cell Phones in Learning

It mentioned a new graduate course/seminar being offered at MIT. The graduate seminar (Call4Action) focuses on how mobile phones and other devices are being used around the world for activism. How can mobile networked devices be used for social change, politics, and expression?

So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

A good starting point is our blog post – 5 Rapid Authoring Tools to Publish Courses For Your iPads – where we talk about some of the authoring tools that can be used to develop HTML5 courses for iPads. and runs on the device’s operating system.

A Lesson in Mobile Learning Design from Yelp [#mLearning]

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I see this happening everywhere, including in organizations planning a Learning Strategy around mobile devices and desktops. Nowadays, people are more mobile savvy and are becoming used to contributing long-form content directly from their device.

Apple iBooks Author for Interactive Textbooks and Mobile Learning [VIDEO]

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Perhaps the most impressive thing here is that connecting your iPad to your Mac gives you a real-time way to Preview your interactive book right on the device. The whole process feels a lot like developing eLearning courses, but with a mobile learning twist to it. Today Apple unveiled iBooks 2 for the iPad and iBooks Author for the Mac.

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Do Learners on Mobile really know what they want in mLearning?

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I really liked the tweet and immediately ReTweeted it: Ask how your audience is using mobile devices, then design for them ~ Lasher #mLearnCon — Jay Lambert (@LambertJay) June 21, 2012. Of course there’s nothing like being a mobile user yourself, and see what you like and dislike about the whole experience. While I was tracking the #mLearnCon hashtag on Twitter last week, I saw this tweet from Jay, whom I believe was attending Lasher’s session.

Surface RT Costs Microsoft $900M

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million (Bloomberg) devices have been sold since the tablet’s debut last fall, depending on which source is consulted. Comic Industry News Mobile Devices Microsoft Microsoft Surface RT

Learning Mobile App Review: NearPod [Podcast Interview]

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There’s no denying there’s a revolution happening today in Education driven by important trends such as the Flipped Classroom, Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and of course schools embracing mobile technologies creatively for learning.

Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about

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I’m feeling refreshed and ready for round two with new ideas for my blog, books, courses on mLearning, presentations, and excited to take on a new projects for organizations looking to mobilize their learning.

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Have You mEnabled Your eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

Since its launch, back in April 2010, Apple has sold more than 100 million iPads – a mind boggling quantity unmatched and way ahead of any other device manufacturer. Further proof of this is how readily schools, students and teachers are embracing the iPad as their device of choice.

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The Importance of having a Singular Computing Experience for Mobile Learning

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Here’s a quote that resonated well with me, especially because of the many devices I own and the way they impact my daily life, and I completely agree that our relationship with technology becomes more and more promiscuous every day. And it’s not that the smartphone is any better or easier for getting things done, it’s just that it’s there, it’s on, so you’re going to do it on that device.”.

Cool. Confirmation: Mobile Learning in action.

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Of course they want it on the Kindle but it is not limited. Or, as the cool kids say “cross platform&# for the variety of devices on the market. Yet, the main point is we have done away with the CD, the USB and the paper version… Just imagine, the device that stores the music, videos, movies and games can now carry the traditional learning tools too. On a recent trip to New York City, I was surprised at the lack of newspapers with travelers.

10 Things the Motorola Xoom does Better than the iPad

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This means that you can literally buy a Xoom when you are traveling and while you are waiting for your flight, or on a train, you can be up and running with your new device. All notifications are quietly placed at the bottom right of your device and you can display the list when you want. This means that you can rotate the Xoom all you want and these buttons will follow you along and will always be found at the bottom left of your device.

7 Free Online Tools for CSS Optimization

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If you truly want to develop learning, or any other type of content that can be viewed on multiple screens, including desktops and laptops, smartphones, tablets, as well as future devices, such as Google Glass, the only solid solution is by using Responsive Web Design principles.

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Flash Lite on More Mobile Devices Means More Mobile Devices with Rich E-Learning Content

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This is a good thing if you’re hoping to develop or port e-Learning content to Windows Mobile Devices. What this means is that you can develop full scale mobile applications with the Flash Authoring Tool and deploy them to devices running Windows Mobile.

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

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I also want to point out that I have never owned or used a BlackBerry smartphone before, so the Playbook is my very first experience with any BlackBerry device. Here’s a screenshot: The Power button has to be the worst design ever in the history of devices.

The Hottest New Mobile Device is a “Dumb Phone”

Mobile Commons

Of course, while you may not be able to hail a Lyft with the new Nokia, you can still send and receive texts. The post The Hottest New Mobile Device is a “Dumb Phone” appeared first on Mobile Commons.

Check Out Adobe Captivate eLearning Content on the Motorola Xoom Tablet via the Flash Player 10.2 [VIDEO]

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devices, namely the Motorola Xoom, which I happen to have here with me at the conference. and play around with a sample course developed in Adobe Captivate 5. This week I am traveling in Orlando, FL.

Barriers to the Adoption of Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

Was not designed for a small screen device. For example, learning navigation designed for a laptop screen was not easy to use on a BlackBerry or touchscreen device. Of course, this doesn’t mean that we need to abandon mobile learning. Those of us who are supporters of mobile learning tend to look at all the great things it can do, and forget that we are at the very early stages of its use.

April Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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April 22, 2011 Talent Takes the F Train , April 21, 2011 Opening day: Mobile donations on the baseball diamond , April 1, 2011 Hot Topics Mobile Learning (1040) Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis , April 11, 2011 Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are Your Targeting?