2015

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

mLearning Revolution

OMD research: viewers switch devices regularly while the TV is on (Image credit: Nathan Daniels). How many devices do you own? For me, the answer is a whole lot, perhaps too many.

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3 Augmented Reality Smart Glasses You Should Know About

Float Mobile Learning

Smart glasses can be used to improve employee performance. In this first of three posts, we review the hardware with which we''ve been experimenting. Mobile Apps Mobile Devices Research Android augmented reality Epson Moverio Google Glass ODG R-6 smart glasses wearables

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The Multi-device World Is Evolving!

Upside Learning

It’s no secret that we live in a multi-device world. Google was one of the first to talk about this in its 2012 report titled ‘The Multi Screen World’ However, since the publishing of the Google report, the world has changed quite a bit. Let’s have a look at 3 key trends that indicate this […]. Mobile Learning elearning in a multi-device world Multi Screen World Multi-device World

Read Between the Lines: Why Text Messaging is More Valuable than Social Media

Mobile Commons

Facebook and Twitter are two of the most popular social media platforms available – and yet, the efforts of companies to promote their product on either platform may just be wasting their time and money, according to a new report by market research firm Forrester Research.

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

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

mLearning Revolution

What a difference three short years make in technology.

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The Single Biggest Myth about Mobile Learning [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

“Inspiration Exists but it has to Find You Working” – Pablo Picasso. There are many great blog posts out there about Mobile Learning Myths and not a single one mentions what I think is the biggest misconception about Mobile Learning.

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

mLearning Revolution

The more I test #AdobeCaptivate 8 for my Review, the more I realize this is the version for #mLearning I’ve been waiting for! eLearning. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) January 9, 2015.

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Performance Support Tools Help Alleviate Stress At Work

Float Mobile Learning

Performance support can combat the stress that comes from a heavy workload in more ways than one. Mobile Strategy employee engagement Harvard Business Review performance support

5 Factors to Consider While Choosing an App Type for Learning

Upside Learning

Today, there’s an app for just about anything; from shopping to news to games, learning and beyond! And there are different types of apps that you can create – native, hybrid, or web. ‘Which of these is the right app type for you?’ ’ We believe the below mentioned factors can help you in selecting the […].

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Press Release: CHAMPIONS – A Framework for Improving Worker Performance Through Emerging Technology

Float Mobile Learning

The framework helps organizations increase productivity by blending technological innovation with human performance. Press CHAMPIONS context innovations mobile affordances personal use social

Introducing Float

Float Mobile Learning

As we wind down 2015 and head into a brand-new year, I wanted to tell you about Float’s big news and our upcoming transformation. The big news (at least from our perspective): Float Mobile Learning has become Float.

Typing With Our Thumbs Changes Our Brains

Float Mobile Learning

A recent study suggests that typing on our smartphones changes the relationship between our thumbs and brains. Comic Industry News neuroscience research smartphones

9 Ways Smart Glasses Can Increase Employee Productivity

Float Mobile Learning

Enterprise applications for augmented reality are here, enabling businesses to be more productive. From work site safety to sales, here's how smart glasses can help you.

Converting eLearning to mLearning? 4 Steps to Set the Wheels in Motion

Upside Learning

In our day to day interactions as eLearning vendors, we are very often asked this question – “How do I convert my legacy eLearning to mLearning?” ” Here are 4 steps to help you go through the process of converting eLearning to mLearning. Content & Context One of the most common Mobile Learning Pitfalls is […]. Mobile Learning Converting eLearning to mLearning eLearning to mLearning

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How Personal Technologies Enable Individualized Performance Tools

Float Mobile Learning

What does personal technology in the workplace have in common with Netflix and your local home improvement store? Find out here! Mobile Development Pedagogy and Learning CHAMPIONS learning management system LMS Netflix performance support user-generated content workplace performance

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3 Reasons Why You Should (And Shouldn’t) Gamify Your Mobile Apps

Float Mobile Learning

Get the full Slideshare presentation from Scott’s presentation on using game elements in mobile learning apps at Learning Solutions 2015. Conferences Mobile Apps Mobile Strategy gamification Learning Solutions

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4 Challenges Designing Augmented Reality Applications for Smart Glasses

Float Mobile Learning

The transition from desktop to mobile computing required a new approach, and so does the transition from traditional mobile devices to smart glasses and other wearable technology. Mobile Devices Mobile Strategy augmented reality Google Glass intent ODG R-6 smart glasses

5 Rapid-Fire Tips For Effective Mobile Learning Development

Float Mobile Learning

View this post and slide deck to learn more about how you can develop your future applications in the mobile enterprise. Conferences Mobile Development Mobile Strategy User Experience mLearnCon Online Learning Conference UI user-centered design UX

Contextual Technologies Make Learning Relevant Again

Float Mobile Learning

The first cluster in CHAMPIONS is Contextual. What exactly does this mean? Dorsey Dixon gives us an answer in his latest blog post. Industry News Mobile Apps Research learning theory mLearnCon mobile learning mobile technology performance support symposium

Performance Support a Major Theme Among Exhibitors at mLearnCon 2015

Float Mobile Learning

From a patient intake system to a literal wall of patents, here are 14 custom solutions in performance support that you have to see to believe. Conferences conferences mLearnCon performance support

4 Use Cases for Enterprise Wearable Technology

Float Mobile Learning

Wearables at home, wearables at work, wearables everywhere - we get it. But are you ready to discover what some of the most pivotal uses for wearables are? Industry News construction context customer service Google Glass health care Mobile Enterprise smart glasses use cases warehousing wearables

3 Reminders for Powerful Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Effective performance support mobile learning is a balance of new thinking and fresh strategy, and also taking advantage of the existing training and processes you have in place. Mobile Strategy conversion ILT job aids performance support videos

High-Speed Computing Fuels The Speed Of Change

Float Mobile Learning

The business world is always changing. The CHAMPIONS framework can help your organization adapt to those changes with ease. Industry News Mobile Strategy Pedagogy and Learning User Experience CHAMPIONS content strategy Learning Everywhere mobile technology performance support

Why Open Technology Is The Future of Computing

Float Mobile Learning

The exchange of information in the enterprise has always been an important issue. But with open technology in your business, the possibilities are endless. Mobile Devices Mobile Strategy Uncategorized Apple CHAMPIONS conference Experience API future Google mobile MOOCs open-source openness privacy SDK

Why SMS May Be The Channel Your Campaign Is Missing!

Mobile Commons

The following post was written by our friends at Fission Strategy. Stay tuned for more guest posts in the future! Do you want to increase how many people you can reach? Of course you do!

How To Leverage Mobile For Effective Performance Support

Float Mobile Learning

Don't push mobile to the back burner yet. Read up on these 3 major components that will help you deliver performance support in the best way possible. Conferences Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Strategy affordances CHAMPIONS context custom mobile applications mobile mobile affordances performance support target audience

Why Patients Want Their Doctors to Embrace Digital Communication

Mobile Commons

There has to be a better way. That’s the consensus among American healthcare consumers, who perceive their doctors as behind the times when it comes to their willingness to embrace digital communication technologies like text messaging.

Rethinking Healthcare Conversations with Text Messaging

Mobile Commons

Healthcare organizations have many reasons to make meaningful connections with people in the populations they serve. Hospitals, health systems, and medical practices are shifting focus from treating illness to motivating individuals to get and stay healthy.

Study Finds Text Messaging More Effective for Healthcare Surveys than Phone Calls

Mobile Commons

From collecting patient data to conducting clinical trials, a well-run survey can make a big difference in how efficient and effective your healthcare organization is run.

SMS Thought Leadership Series: How to Structure Tone and Content for Text Message Intervention Programs

Mobile Commons

Welcome to our first post in our new “SMS Thought Leadership Series,” where we will discuss strategies and best practices for text messaging campaigns relevant to trending topics. Enjoy!

IBM Study Shows Consumers Want More Mobile Interaction While Shopping

Mobile Commons

How do consumers feel about mobile marketing? Well, the IBM Institute for Business Value recently published a study analyzing consumer preferences for mobile.

Why Text Messaging is the Optimal Tool for Patient Engagement: Interactivity

Mobile Commons

Interactivity is a crucial factor in patient engagement because it facilitates the back and forth exchange that patients need in order to stay consistently engaged in healthy regular routines.

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Environmental Scan of Text Messaging Interventions Supports SMS Applications in Healthcare

Mobile Commons

In May 2014, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services published an environmental scan titled “ Using Health Text Messages to Improve Consumer Health Knowledge, Behaviors, and Outcomes.”