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9 Ways Smart Glasses Can Increase Employee Productivity

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Enterprise applications for augmented reality are here, enabling businesses to be more productive. Mobile Apps Mobile Devices augmented reality enterprise mobile learning Epson Moverio Google Glass ODG R-6 smart glasses workplace performance

Product Design is about Emotional Experiences [Video]

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“The design of a product isn’t really about aesthetics, it’s about the experience created from the product” via 5 designers pick their 5 favorite product experiences, hear more at Roadmap — Tech News and Analysis.

Why Recycling Our Mobile Devices Is Critical

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The enterprise plays a pivotal role in the move away from the “take-make-dispose” pattern of product manufacturing and toward a “reduce, reuse, recover, and recycle” strategy. The post Why Recycling Our Mobile Devices Is Critical appeared first on Float. Mobile Devices Mobile Strategy circular economy recycling reuse virtualization

Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden

The Mobile Learner

I am a fan of the HowStuffWorks podcast “Stuff You Should Know” Recently, I listened to the episode titled, “What’s The Future of the Internet” and the discussion on net neutrality and the walled garden of devices got me thinking about how device and OS manufacturers are restricting our experience of the Internet and the implication this could have to learning in general and mobile learning in particular.

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? it locally on the device or is there some easier way? Different Devices? devices.

Mobile Devices and the Flipped Classroom Model

The Mobile Learner

Throughout this blog, we have always looked at the application of mobile devices in learning. I, for one, have always had the belief that mobile devices can be used to help student achieve in their learning because of the flexibility and access to content and collaboration tools that mobile devices allow. I have always discussed the flexibility of digital devices as it related to both the consumption and production of content by both teachers and students.

University Business Magazines Ranks Mobile Commons as a Top Product

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University Business Magazine has named Mobile Commons as one of their Readers’ Choice Top Products in 2013 , alongside the iPad. The list covers useful products and tools for universities to use in the classroom and beyond. The entry cites mobile/real-world integration and flexibility as some of the reasons that Mobile Commons is topping the charts: This software allows institutions to bring/integrate mobile devices into their communications efforts.

Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden

The Mobile Learner

I am a fan of the HowStuffWorks podcast “Stuff You Should Know” Recently, I listened to the episode titled, “What’s The Future of the Internet” and the discussion on net neutrality and the walled garden of devices got me thinking about how device and OS manufacturers are restricting our experience of the Internet and the implication this could have to learning in general and mobile learning in particular.

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

Trawling through my feeds across various social media, I’ve been noticing a spurt in the number of discussions around the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) movement. They have understood the usefulness and the power of the devices that they use, and want to leverage them at the workplace as well.

Dissecting Saba's New "Anywhere" Product for Mobile Learning

mLearning Trends

I happened upon a tweet last week while trolling my Twitter in-box that heralded a product announcement from Saba for their new " Saba Anywhere " offering designed to make training delivery to mobile workers easy, practical and secure.

M-learning device for $60.

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A programmable, touchscreen mobile learning device with a QWERTY keyboard for $60!? ProductsThe FLiP , made by V-Tech, is an e-book reader targeted at children aged 3-7. It features a 4.3-inch colour touchscreen, QWERTY keyboard, rugged design and over 100 downloadable titles.

Cell Phones in Education Part 1: Productivity

The Mobile Learner

That is to use a cell phone for personal productivity. While more recent smartphones bring productivity to a who new level, not everyone has, or can afford, the luxury of having a smartphone.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

mLearning Revolution

While Articulate continues to make small, trivial improvements to their apps, sadly most with emphasis on the old, traditional eLearning, Adobe has been working hard on innovating and solving big problems, that truly matter in today’s multi-screen and multi-device world.

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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.

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.

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

mLearning Revolution

In the early days of mobile, many companies tried to cater to their mobile users by creating two versions of their web site, one for desktop users and a lighter, less powerful mobile version for users coming to their site using a mobile device.

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Enterprise Mobility and Mobile Learning

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And since employees are most likely to have their mobile device with them at all times, their situational awareness would be improved by using your application on their device. Enterprise Mobility. Many predictions for 2013 include the rise of enterprise mobility.

Future of Mobile Learning - an interview with Geoff Stead

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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. There still is a space for mobile versions of e-learning, but it is dying out fast, as mobile learners discover more effective ways to find out what they need to learn. Q: What would be your advice to organizations who wish to integrate mobile learning with their e-learning strategy to improve productivity?

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What is the future of #mLearning Design? Storyline’s native app vs. Captivate’s Responsive Design [Poll]

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However today after several iterations to their products, most vendors have made great strides in reimagining they products, and I’m not so sure I believe that anymore. image credit: table xi.

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What does the new #iOS5 mean for Educators? The device better fits to me. #slide2learn #edApp #iear #iPadEd #ADEANZ

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There were a huge amount of new mobile operating system features announced today for the iOS iPad and iPhone platform, including the fact that there are over 200 million iOS devices out there, making it the leading mobile platform (44%). for educators this is a nice productivity change, with notifications now slightly less interrupting but with a faster way to act on them when in the middle of busy lessons.

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

mLearning Revolution

I have been a fan of Articulate for a long time even as I worked for Adobe on the Captivate and eLearning Suite products. Since then, I have had the opportunity to speak with many more great folks who work at Articulate, including Adam Schwartz, founder and CEO, and every time I do, I realize that they are passionate about what they do and everyone shares the same interest, namely to create great products and delight their customers.

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

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I feel that most companies under that much pressure would have easily folded but instead, Adobe stuck with it and focused on all the right things and we now see the fruits of their labor in all 14 of the apps that make up the new Creative Suite 6 family of products.

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

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Dan writes that: “the difference between a product we love and a product we just tolerate are often the microinteractions we have with it.” Microinteractions in Device-Shifting for Learners. The New Articulate Studio ’13.

Tablets will replace PCs but not in the way you Think

mLearning Revolution

I’m fully convinced that mobile devices, especially Tablets, will eventually replace our traditional desktop PCs! I think a more sound argument is that Tablets will replace our PCs because the mobile revolution is “ redefining ” the term productivity.

Putting Handheld Devices to Work in Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

In his blog post from last week, Amit Carg, an eLearning professional and co-founder of Upside Learning , a learning solutions firm, identified three essential ways mobile devices can assist with the continued education of employees: 1. Micro-blogging and social media on mobile devices.

Gathering of Educators using ubiquitous devices

uLearning Blog

As one of 130 educators from around the world (and two from my institution Education Queensland), we logged on to hear real life stories of Universities and Schools that are integrating connected, mobile, wireless devices into their learning activities.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

Audience profile: How do your learners use their mobile devices? Decide on Devices & Platforms to Support. Built on these varied platforms are an even larger number of different devices and a large proportion amongst them do not use any operating system.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

The Worldwide Market for Mobile Learning Products and Services: 2010-2015 Forecast and Analysis. The State of Mobile America , Lee Rainie provides a look at some of the most recent survey results obtained by the Pew Internet Project on mobile computing and the use of handheld devices.

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

mLearning Revolution

and there’s a lot to be excited about, especially the new Android support and Sliders, which I personally believe is one of the ways to re-imagine eLearning on Desktop into thumb-friendly mLearning on any device.

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Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands

Mobile Learning Edge

It works best using Google’s Chrome browser, but its connection to mobile is that it demonstrates some of the new possibilities of HTML5, a standard that will be supported by all new mobile devices, including Apple.

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

mLearning Revolution

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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6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

mLearning Revolution

If there is one thing I heard from customers while working at Adobe was this, I want my learners to be able to take a course on their iPads or iPhone, but these mobile devices don’t support Flash.

Why Not A Snapguide For Your Workplace?

Upside Learning

We’re currently implementing a solution for a large cleaning products company in Europe which will be making how-to-videos for its products available to its staff on mobile devices using Upside Learning’s mobile learning platform.

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

Here’s how Adobe Captivate 6 could have been a Game-Changer for mLearning

mLearning Revolution

In my years working for Adobe and Macromedia, one thing I learned was the importance of leveraging technologies from various products across the rest of the company. Take for example how Dreamweaver CS6 is helping web designers develop adaptive layouts for multi-device publishing.

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Mobile Enables Informal Learning

Upside Learning

At Upside Learning, we’ve created a product, which helps organizations support informal learning through mobile devices. It is a stand-alone product and can be integrated with any LMS system. Last week I was at the eLearning Network’s 25th Birthday Bash in London.

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

mLearning Revolution

In 2009, Meeker published a ‘ Mobile Internet Report ,’ where she predicted that more users would connect to the Internet via mobile devices than desktop PCs within five years, and here we are today in the middle of the biggest computing revolution in history.

M-learning device for $60.

mLearning

A programmable, touchscreen mobile learning device with a QWERTY keyboard for $60!? Tags: Products The FLiP , made by V-Tech, is an e-book reader targeted at children aged 3-7. It features a 4.3-inch colour touchscreen, QWERTY keyboard, rugged design and over 100 downloadable titles.

The Emergence Of Mobile Learning For Higher Education In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

Upside Learning

The students can learn just in time in their daily lives whenever they need to learn using mobile devices like Tablets and Smart Phones. In Saudi Arabia, the acceptance of new smart devices is growing exponentially.

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Now, even though bandwidths have improved and devices have become more capable, mobile learning is still struggling to take off. The most important reason for the low uptake of mobile learning, until now, has been the lack of understanding of mobile devices and mobile learning.