Upside2Go – Changing The Game

Upside Learning

504 throughout the event. “There is only one thing stronger than all the armies of the world: and that is an idea whose time has come.” – Victor Hugo. At Upside Learning, we believe that this is the right time to leverage mobile learning at the workplace.

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4 Ways to Nail Your Mobile Learning Game Plan at ASTD 2014

Float Mobile Learning

After setting your goals for enterprise mobile learning, learn about how to follow through with them at an event of this size. Conferences Mobile Strategy ASTD 2014 ASTD ICE mobile learning goals

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Have RJ Jacquez Speak at your Event

mLearning Revolution

Have RJ Jacquez speak at your event about the paradigm shift from eLearning to mLearning, his ideas around embracing simplicity in mLearning design, and how thinking “mobile first” can support creating great learning experiences not just on mobile, but also on the desktop.

7 Surprising Uses of Text Messaging

Mobile Commons

Keeping coworkers in the loop about company events. Text messaging offers a great way to keep employees in the know about company-related events and news. Office managers can text out reminders about team events or important meetings, or even organize the next softball game through SMS.

Going Mobile: Transforming Metrix Group

Mobile Learning Edge

Several members of the Metrix Group team will be presenting at the eLated event on November 22nd. Learning Through Mobile Games. We have been working on individual professional development projects that have transformed our knowledge base in order to prepare for the increasing demand that we have from our clients for mobile learning projects. The topic we will be speaking about include: Performance Model for Digital Learning Consultant. Primer on Digital Learning.

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SMS Nation: Americans Text a Lot, Score Tickets to Sports Games with SMS & Construction Text Updates

Mobile Commons

These days, buying tickets to see your favorite sports teams play can seem as competitive as the game itself – which is why a new program called ReplyBuy allows fans to secure tickets to professional sports games through a simple text message conversation.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

As crazy as I thought this prediction was last year, it proved to be center-of-the-target with several large transactions and events occurring throughout the year. in 2011 and plans to jump square into the hardware game to better control the Android experience. a.k.a.

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Leveraging Mobile Learning For Sales Training

Upside Learning

It’s probably easier to push toothpaste back into a tube than convince sales professionals to attend classroom training. Sounds like an exaggeration? Not in my opinion! In my previous job with a life insurance company, I noticed that most sales professionals actually dislike training.

Text for MLK Day: Creates a Text Message Game to Immerse Teens in the Civil Rights Struggle

Mobile Commons

To celebrate Martin Luther King Day, has created an immersive text message game that transports young people back to racially segregated America. To play the game, users text MLK to 38383. And every game concludes with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s,

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

mLearning Trends

Not that companies need to even create “games” per se; rather, the trend will be towards gamifying our standard formal learning actions and informal social interactions through the addition of point systems, achievement leveling/scaling, overall leader boards, badging systems and tangible reward/incentives. I suspect the annual Consumer Electronics Show (“CES”) event in Las Vegas next week will have far fewer tech OEMs wading into the tablet pool as compared with January 2011.

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My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

For the uninitiated, gamification as it relates to learning is the practice of applying game mechanics and dynamics – commonly things like points, badges and leader boards (and so much more) – to non-gaming activities or learning interactions to drive engagement and accelerate business outcomes.

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Current trends in Learning Technologies: a bluffer's guide


Game based learning: This has been described as the "next big thing" for at least the past 10 years. Two disastrous models, often repeated are: interesting game, often of first-person adventurer / puzzle solving variety, with really naff 2-d content quizzes scattered through it.

Here’s Why I am Excited about Google Glass [Video]

mLearning Revolution

Google Glass will no doubt be a game-changer for Education and Mobile Learning and this is why I’m very excited about it! If you are looking for Speakers for your 2013 eLearning, mLearning and Mobile Events, please contact me [link]. source: bluebugle.

7 Creative Ideas to Keep Your Nonprofit Mobile Subscribers Engaged

Mobile Commons

Tie in current events. Find out where your subscribers live and schedule events in their neighborhoods. designed an interactive SMS game called “Would You Rather?” Thousands of teens played the game and received money saving tips in the process.

Of Mobile Devices, Apps, Games and Casual Mobile Learning - Classroom 2.0

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Main My Page Forum Members Blogs Groups Media Photos Videos Alerts More Events LIVE! Upcoming Online Events See detailed calendar here. Tags: Stanford iPhone games Ning Create a Ning Network! Sign Up Sign In Classroom 2.0

It’s All Coming Together, Enabling Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

As I try to keep you up to date on the goings on in the mobile industry, first I have to say again that these events are enablers, not facilitators of mobile learning (i.e. events in the industry will not in and of themselves somehow magically create good m-Learning).

How Media Consumption is Changing

The Mobile Learner

I have found that while solutions are available, cutting the cord on cable is not a seamless feat yet for one major reason: limited access to live feeds or live video events. What is currently problematic is live sports or other live events broadcast on TV.

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2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

That said, the degree with which some of our past predictions came to pass proved quite varied whereas some truths were validated akin to a “base hit” in the game of baseball whereas others were “doubles” or “triples” and even a “home run” and “strikeout” or two! A.K.A.

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I tend to go an about the mediaBoard, in this regard, but I only just stumbled on another, game-play variant called the Go Game.

How Text Messaging Can Make You a Better Parent

Mobile Commons

Organizations and public services can help keep kids engaged and active by texting parents to remind them of upcoming events. A story hour at the library, a weekend basketball game, or a swimming lesson are just a few examples.

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Are the robots taking over? Augment your reality, don't lose it!


introducing Phone Stack - the ultimate game for phone-addicted diners! [29:30] Re-writing your own personal narrative - technology can help you understand your own narrative a little better - you can't trust your own recollection of past events! [46 Are they game changers? - When is technology helping, and when does it hinder? How can you ensure "enthusiasm for the new" doesn't blind you to what is good right now?

Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior

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Online Educa Berlin 2017 – rough notes

Steve Vosloo

The focus of the event is largely US and European, but for me this was a breath of fresh air after almost always attending developing country events. Below are my rough notes from the event, with key takeaways in highlight. Free game. games played.

Artificial Intelligence: Your Weekend Long Reads

Steve Vosloo

AI is both a long game and already in our lives. The conference report offers a summary of the key takeaways and applications cited in the event. Artificial intelligence (AI) was one of the hottest topics of 2017. A Gartner “mega trend,” their research director, Mike J.

This Native American Tribe is Revolutionizing How Text Messaging Can Connect an Entire Community

Mobile Commons

Charities can keep people informed about events. School Updates, Community Events, and More As the text campaign expanded, other members of the community saw the potential to send out news updates and alerts. The local high school sends out notices about school closures and basketball games. Community leaders send out updates about popular events, like canoe races. How do you use text messages to connect an entire community?

A Mobile Scavenger Hunt with Goose Chase!

Cell Phones in Learning

Then they can start to set up their "games" (which are the scavenger hunts). The games consist of many missions can include GPS location (go to the local bank!), Teachers can set up as many missions in a game as they like!

I’m privileged to be speaking in the Learning Without Frontiers Conference ‘Best Practice’ session

uLearning Blog

As part of the Sunday Service we are delighted to be hosting a series of inspiring talks from some of the world’s leading teachers and practitioners who are using mobile, video game, social media or other affordable and disruptive technologies to improve the quality of learning.

SMS Nation: September 2015, Nonprofit Edition

Mobile Commons

For instance, churches and religious groups are leveraging text messaging to receive real time feedback, support fundraising efforts, reach a younger audience, and remind parishioners of upcoming events and services. Welcome to this month’s nonprofit edition of SMS Nation!

IT To Go: Free IT Podcasts | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact IT To Go: Free IT Podcasts 28 06 2006 Tech-savvy folks interested in bioinformatics, cyber security, gaming software, visualization technology and other such topics have a new resource for learning on-the-go: podcasts from UNC Charlotte’s College of Information Technology.

Going Mobile: Debating and Using Cellphones in School - The Learning Network Blog -

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Students work in groups to create surveys about a current events topic and invite their classmates to respond via cellphone text-messaging. And students studying current events can pick a topic of interest and create a cellphone distribution list to send related alerts via text-message.

Language practice using mobile phones | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Language practice using mobile phones 1 09 2006 Ewan McIntosh highlights a post by Lynne from Tobermoryhs , where she relates “how her students have been practicing French speaking skills on their mobile phones, including a great game – how long can you spend speaking on the phone… in the foreign language&#. » The future of social networking – a concept investigation

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HUDs have been fairly commonplace in the military and video-gaming for yonks. pamsykes Thu, 01 Oct 2009 15:16:05 CDT A few years ago a bunch of people at MIT were experimenting with AR spectacles, and I always thought it would be cool to be able to use facial recognition software to make sure you never forget anyone’s name, affiliation, etc at a networking event again.

Parents Together Creates a Text Message Quiz to Raise Awareness For Working Mothers

Mobile Commons

Being a working mother can seem like an Olympic event. That’s why Parents Together – a national nonprofit that provides a community for parents – launched a text message game called The Working Mom Challenge.

Training Plan For iPhone Application Development

Upside Learning

Event delegation model in core java. To create immersive kind of application like games you will need to know OpenGL ES programming , which is another matter altogether. Right now, everyone wants to develop applications for mobile devices and in particular for the iPhone, as it has changed the way we look at mobile devices. There is lots of material available about iPhone development on the web but very little about how to go about it.

7 Tips for Engaging Donors on the Move

Mobile Commons

Additionally, text-to-give is especially great for events. For example, you could engage supporters with: An interactive trivia game. Information about events and volunteer opportunities. It’s becoming clearer and clearer every day. Mobile isn’t just a fad; it’s here to stay!

The Pearson years: A brief review

Steve Vosloo

I helped to position Pearson SA as a thought leader in the ICT in education space through writing, participating in events and professional networks.

Reflections on WES 2010

mLearning Trends

Our team just returned from a full week down in Orlando, Florida participating in Research in Motion’s 2010 Worldwide Enterprise Summit (“ WES ”) Conference which proved once again to be a spectacular event and learning experience for all in attendance.


CellCast Takes Top Honors at DemoFest 2010

mLearning Trends

Our winning entry in the Sales Training category also was recognized as "Best in Show - Vendor" for the entire event. VZW helped us "up our game" considerably on so many fronts and helped to "raise the bar" on what's possible -- and soon to be expected -- in enterprise mobile learning!!

The Cloud and the power cut

mLearning World

Monday evening was eventful to say the least; there I was happily watching a movie when the lights start to flicker, ‘oh’ I thought to myself ‘a small power surge’.