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

mLearning Revolution

As content developers, our mission is to make sure our stuff will be accessible by our audiences from any of these screens and in ways that provide a great experience on each one of these many screens.

Great Infographic: The Mobile Developer Journey

Mobile Learning Edge

UK-based VisionMobile has released a great infographic illustrating the journey of a mobile developer, from app design to monetization. In particular, take time to download the free report titled Developer Economics 2010 and Beyond.

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ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we recently supported ASTD research on Mobile Learning , a report around that was released in May 2012. ASTD conducted a free webinar on that research report this week. Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Research

Research around using and selecting apps for literacy learning

Cell Phones in Learning

Over the past couple of years there has been a few very robust reports and research around apps and websites for literacy learning. The majority of apps labeled for "education" have no research, literacy experts or co-use strategies to inform the development of the tool.

12 Predictions for the Mobile Landscape in 2012

Float Mobile Learning

Featured Newsletter analytics App Store augmented reality byod collaboration context development ebooks ePub gamification health care mam mdm mobile researchJoin us as we explore the trends and innovations we will see over the next twelve months.

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Ethical Issues in Mobile Learning: Scenarios for Discussion

Float Mobile Learning

European researchers have developed six scenarios related to the ethics of mobile learning research. Industry News Research IamLEARN mobile learning ethics

Digital for Development Roundup

Steve Vosloo

There are many excellent initiatives aimed at developing digital skills and literacy. Clearly work is needed to up skill and develop suitable products for vulnerable groups.

Youth, Work, Mobiles and Poverty: everything you need to know


They are also unemployed, under-resourced, and working hard to put things right If you are interested in youth workforce development, and the empowering opportunities of mobile, I''d encourage you to look at the brand new Mobiles for Youth Workforce Development (mYWD) Landscape Review.

5 Views of the Future of Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

It is notoriously hard to predict the future of anything, but predicting technology trends can be done if you look for products and services already in development.

New Issue of the International Journal of Mobile Learning and Organisation (IJMLO)

Mobile Learning Edge

Development and evaluation of the flower identification database for mobile with a geo-tagged picture map. 1, 2010) to check out the quality of the research Academic articles on mobile learning are found in many different journals.

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

mLearning Revolution

This workshop is a result of months of research on mobile; mobile app design testing for best practices ; countless hours of consulting and lots of learning about design from trial and error. Develop the right mindset needed to design for a multiscreen ecosystem.

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Mobile Usage Among The Youth

Upside Learning

The Neilsen Company, the well-known advertising and market research company published an interesting report recently about mobile phone usage amongst youth in certain countries. Mobile Learning mLearning mLearning Development Mobile Learning Technology Mobile Technology Mobile Trends

How Text Messaging Will Change for the Better in 2016

Mobile Commons

Those predictions turned out to be starkly premature, as 97 percent of American smartphone owners text at least once a day, with many of them saying they had done so within the past hour when surveyed by Pew Research Center at the end of 2014. Mobile Research News & Updates

Baby Boomers Text More than Ever

Mobile Commons

Because baby boomers are becoming the nation’s largest demographic of mobile users and consumers, companies who want to stay competitive need to consider developing a mobile strategy that fits in with this valuable demographics’ needs. Mobile Research Studies Text Messaging

New Handbook of Mobile Learning Is Far-Reaching In Breadth and Depth

Float Mobile Learning

Routledge''s 2013 compilation of more than 100 mobile learning research articles should be considered by faculty members, consultants, and even mobile learning developers.

Text Messaging for the Prevention and Management of Diabetes

Mobile Commons

The research shows that by offering a cost-effective and intimate solution for engaging patients, text messaging acts as a valuable resource for both those at risk for developing diabetes as well as those currently living with this chronic condition.

Mobile Messaging News Roundup

Mobile Commons

Facebook currently provides developers with API tools to build chatbots and Live Chat web plugins for business clients. Users can access the bot store on the tab where they create new chats, while developers are able to go ahead and get started at

What Business can teach Development

Steve Vosloo

For twelve years I was a practitioner and researcher in the fields of ICT for development, education, government and digital media, always developing tech solutions for social good. I made the move purposefully: to learn and to develop a business perspective on education technology, to see it from the “other side.” What can Business teach Development? But I think my clearest lesson was the value in following an agile product development approach.

UNESCO series of mLearning working papers

uLearning Blog

UNESCO are releasing several working papers focusing on different regions of the globe and mapping what mobile learning initiatives are in place, particularly in regards to policy, and teacher professional development. mlearn mobile/miniaturisation latin america mobile report research UNESCO

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Looking to develop interactive training and support videos, flawless screen capturing for tutorials, etc.? It uses PowerPoint to develop rich mobile content and also has plug-in to add surveys, quizzes, assessments, and rich media such as streaming video, ePubs, and Adobe PDFs.

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Float Mobile Learning Research Report Shows How Mobile Agriculture Has Arrived in North America

Float Mobile Learning

August 29, 2012 – Float Mobile Learning, a consulting firm that develops mobile strategies and apps for major agricultural organizations and Fortune 500 companies, has released a [.]. Featured Press Releases mAgriculture mobile agriculture mobile apps mobile learning research mobile research researchMorton, Ill.

Mobile Learning Research Workshop


I’ve been kindly invited a mobile learning research workshop at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS) in a couple of weeks, facilitated by Laurel Dyson and Andrew Litchfield, members of the Technology and Education Design and Development (TEDD) Research Group at UTS. Laurel and Andrew have been involved with quite a bit of recent research into mobile learning, with a summary of their research contained in this ASCILITE paper: [link].

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

mLearning Revolution

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.

These Stats Bode well for Mobile Learning

mLearning Revolution

I believe we are getting very close to a ‘mobile-first’ approach to developing content and I can’t wait to see we can come up as a community when it comes to mobile learning design. This recently development could expedite the maturation and support for HTML5.

Review of “Handbook of Mobile Learning”

Mobile Learning Edge

Muilenburg, and written by almost 100 authors, is clearly an academic offering that will be of interest to those researching and studying mobile learning. Books Mobile learning Research The Handbook of Mobile Learning (Routledge, 2013), edited by Zane L. Berge and Lin Y. eLearning Guilds Mobile Learning Research Report 2006

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * * mLearning World Live Wednesday, August 16, 2006 eLearning Guilds Mobile Learning Research Report 2006 The long-awaited advent of mobile learning appears finally to be upon us.

Reviews for The Mobile Learning Edge

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April Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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A research report with 29 recommendations - Ignatia Webs , April 20, 2011 Play and Learn - Mobile Learning Edge , April 3, 2011 Other Sources The following are the top items based on social signals.

Open Standards for m-learning?


As enthusiasm for m-learning grows around the world, and more mobile content gets developed, the problem of "re-use" keeps growing. mobile app development html5 content standards scorm zip tin can cross platform

Mobile Messaging News Roundup

Mobile Commons

Adding end-to-end encrypted messaging to your app just got a lot easier – Twilio, a leading telecommunications company, announced a partnership with Virgil Security to enable developers to build strong encryption into their messaging services.

Evaluating mHealth Solutions for Healthcare Organizations

Mobile Commons

Unfortunately, for most healthcare organizations the tradeoff between advanced features and development time and costs is not yet worth it. Appointment Reminders Healthcare Enrollment Medication Reminders Mobile Research Text Messaging

5 Key Mobile Learning Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2013 Internet Trends Report [Slides]

mLearning Revolution

When was the last time you called a theater to get movie times, or visit a travel agency to research your next vacation, or brought a physical map with you on a trip?

Mobile Learning Has A Promising Future In India

Upside Learning

However that might change very soon if we are to believe research conducted by McKinsey & Company. If India’s latent demand is unleashed, McKinsey research forecasts that the total number of Internet users will increase more than fivefold, to 450 million, by 2015.

I’ll Text You! SMS For Your Nonprofit Organization

Mobile Commons

On January 28th, Michael Sabat, our VP of Business Development, co-hosted a webinar with two of our good friends: Dawn Bickett from Greenpeace USA and Lawrence Grodeska from All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research Nonprofit npo Resources Videos Webinars

Top m-learning reports of 2012

moblearn – of course it would be remiss of me not to point you at our own site for a wealth of free research, and reports. So much for the meaty reports … for more current news, there are some great developer teams (like ours!) Filtering out the best, so you don’t have to! Links to our top m-learning reports for 2012: You know that mobile learning has hit the mainstream when the big guys start to get it … and 2012 is the year that this happened.

6 Drivers Of mLearning In The Workplace

Upside Learning

It’s already true for some developing countries like India, where a majority of people access internet from mobiles only. Mobile learning (or mlearning) is probably a hot topic of discussion in your organization right now.

Mobile Learning Revolution – Round-Up Of Our Best mLearning Posts

Upside Learning

This is compounded by the fact that a large number of organizations and institutions are opting for new modes of learning as part of their training and development. Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are You Targeting?

Mobile Learning in Canada: an Update

Mobile Learning Edge

Research in Motion (RIM) – Blackberry. Spongelab Interactive - developer of mobile learning materials for the school system. Research and Education. Athabasca University is a world leader in mobile learning research, under the leadership of Dr. Mohammad Ally. The Mobile Experience Innovation Centre is a not-for-profit association that supports design leadership, experience innovation and applied research in Canada’s mobile and wireless industries.

5 Tips for a Successful Mobile Relationship

Mobile Commons

Join us on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 3:00 PM EST for a live webinar and learn tips and features you can use to develop a lasting relationship with your subscribers. All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research NewsletterValentine’s Day is near and romance is in the air.

Best Practices for Writing Health Care Related Text Messages

Mobile Commons

Web content has often been developed, edited, and cleared through the proper channels. All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research How do you craft health care messages that will inform your audience and change their behaviors?