The Future Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Last week Amit and I made a small presentation to the Mobile Learning MOOC (MobiMOOC) about the possibilities in the future of mobile learning. It goes without saying the future of learning is mobile. In fact, the future of computing itself is mobile.

Emerging trends in education and mobile learning

Steve Vosloo

At the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2014 I sat on a panel titled Emerging Trends and New Technology – considered in the context of mobile learning. Note: The issue of Emerging Trends and New Technology begs the question: for who? Developed country trends are very different from developing country trends. Overlapping of education trends and mobile-enabled opportunities. Mobile learning itself is a trend.

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6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

mLearning Revolution

Since it’s still January and people are blogging about trends or predictions for the new year, I thought I’d share some areas I believe Rapid eLearning Vendors should focus on in 2012 in order to stay ahead of the curve or worse, have a small startup eat their lunch.

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.

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

mLearning Revolution

Another survey found that People change the device they are using an average of 21 times an hour when they are at home, according to findings from OMD UK’s Future of Britain research project. Responsive Web Design is future-proof.

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Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]

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In my opinion, these apps gives us a glimpse of what apps like Articulate Storyline and Studio, Camtasia, Captivate, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc, will look like in the near future. My point with all these trends is that they will help expedite the adoption of mobile learning everywhere.

Mobile Learning: The Future of Workplace Learning (CLO Summit India – Slidedeck)

Upside Learning

I too had an opportunity to share my thoughts, as part of panel of power session on the future trends and tools in L&D under the track ‘Mobile Social and E-Learning’. I firmly believe that mLearning is the future of learning, be it at the workplace or otherwise.

Mobile trends for 2020


Tags: interviews future devices innovation trends » The future of social networking – a concept investigation

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The future of social networking – a concept investigation Posted by matt on October 01, 2009 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my blog and get updates either via email or via RSS. It’s an investigation into how social networking may work in the future, focusing on mobile and augmented reality (AR). Goodbye to privacy Privacy is already an issue of concern now and for our digital future. Tags: augmentedreality future social

Mobile stats for 2010 and 2011


We will be uploading some of our own perspectives on this in the future. mobile friday smiles stats trends mobile coverage why mobileI can’t help but be bowled over when I try to get my head around exactly how many people are doing useful tasks on their phones.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

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10 Major Mobile Learning Trends to Watch For. Mobile Learning: Landscape And Trends. mLearning Trends. The Future of Learning is Mobile. Future Mobile Learning (29 August 2011) by Judy Brown.

From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

mLearning Revolution

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

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

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The Future of the Web is Responsive Design! And this is why in my humble opinion, the future of mobile learning design looks brighter for Adobe, and I see Captivate 8 as a great first step toward this vision.

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


thinking about the skills you need for future life, rather than narrow focus on a few subjects [18:30] If you have to measure schools, maybe you should be looking 10 years down the line. Absolutely - Are they the future? mUbuntu usage future devices learners as creators constructivism trends why mobile Augmented Reality MOOC mobimooc ARWhen is technology helping, and when does it hinder?

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

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Right now, we have the traditional desktop PCs and Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones, but it’s not too early to start thinking also about smart TVs, game consoles and dashboards in cars, and why not the foldable screens of the future. Is mLearning Really The Future

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * * mLearning World Live Wednesday, October 04, 2006 Is mLearning Really The Future Ive once again stumbled across another presentation that decries mLearning as The Future of learning.

Two new ubiquitous technologies for Education

uLearning Blog

Google Glass – this falls into the current trend of ‘wearable’ technology – where a supplementary device like a watch or glasses communicate with your smartphone by bluetooth. Future mlearn mlearning mobile/miniaturisation uLearning glass Google ibeacon iPad

Apple Proves Mobile makes the Desktop better: A lesson for us in mLearning and eLearning

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It started with Lion last year when they included multi-touch gestures via their magic trackpad and this trend continues with Mountain Lion’s mobile-first features, such as the upcoming Notification Center, Dictation, AirPlay, and Game Center.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

Another trend is to allow staff to use their personal mobile devices for business. In future, however, mobile web will be the best. HTML5 is the future of mobile web, even if it’s not ready to the extent we believe it to be.

An Honest Assessment of Adobe Captivate 6 [First Impressions]

mLearning Revolution

For the record, I’m still not convinced the future of eLearning is crowding slides with a bunch of photographic characters of people in different poses, but for the sake of argument, Storyline beats Captivate 6 hands-down here.

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Book Review: Designing mLearning: tapping into the mobile revolution for organizational performance, by Clark Quinn

Mobile Learning Edge

The book ends with several chapters on mobile design and future trends. The past six months has seen the publication of three new books on mobile learning.

3 Essential Themes for Mobile Learning Systems

Upside Learning

This takes on a post I wrote several weeks ago, that spoke about four themes that will (and not five) predominate learning in the future. While our current system offers some cool features, we must look further into the future.

New issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM)

Mobile Learning Edge

Exploring Accessibility Scenarios for 2020 in Relation with Future ICT Trends on Assistive Technology and Accessibility. A new issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Volume 6, Issue 1 (2012), is available.

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

Worldwide, Samsung probably sells more smartphones than anyone else , Looking into the future – this article predicts that iPads will retain more than 50% of the installed base of all tablets in 2016, but Android and Windows Metro will be the other two dominant platforms.

January Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Ignatia Webs , January 11, 2011 #SCORM the future of #elearning? Ignatia Webs , January 10, 2011 mLearning Tech A’plenty Released at CES 2011 - mLearning Trends , January 7, 2011 My top 10 #eLearning and #mLearning posts from 2010 - Ignatia Webs , January 7, 2011 Let's Go Vote!

Relevant Science: "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges"

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Friday, March 26, 2010 "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges" 1 10:21 Edweek Producer: Jennifer: Todays chat, "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges," sponsored by CDW-G is open for questions.

The mobile future

mLearning Blog

Last week I went to another seminar, or rather a presentation about the future of the mobile web in 2010. According to Schärer and Wieser, some of the mega trends of 2010 are the more increased use of social networks on mobile phones, location-based services and augmented reality. A few interesting products (hardware and software), some of which I have never heard of, were shown.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

One year ago today, I offered nine predictions running the gamut of hardware, software, industry players and general market movements based on trends we were experiencing in the commercial mobile learning marketplace; here’s my analysis of where these predictions landed twelve months later. eLearning Guild November Big Question- Are our models (ISD, ADDIE, HPT, etc.) relevant in the future?

mLearning World

relevant in the future? relevant in the future? found a way to balance these trends with his Four Door approach to learning.

2014: A year in review

Steve Vosloo

Mobile learning is the future – Speaker for mobile learning on the Oxford Union Debate on mLearning (read the debate ). Emerging trends in education and mobile learning – Panelist at UNESCO Mobile Learning Week in Paris (read the speaking notes ).

ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

John agrees and highlights an emerging trend that companies are identifying use case for PCs, tablets, and mobiles separately to design and deliver appropriate content or information.

Futures of Learning

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It will then explore future possibilities for mobile tours as well as other uses of mobile devices in museums, including GPS for geotagging, QR codes, and downloadable content specifically suited to handheld wireless devices. In discussing &# The Future of Mobile Interpretation ,” Kovin J.

m-learning in 2009: predictions


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Smart Mobs » Blog Archive » Roland’s Sunday Smart Trends #251

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Kramer This week’s “Roland’s Sunday Smart Trends&# focuses on Mobile augmented reality , a phenomenon in which “real&# and “virtual&# experiences merge. Smart Mobs Zcape This week’s “Roland’s Sunday Smart Trends&# focuses on Mobile augmented reality, a phenomenon in which “real&# and “virtual&# experiences merge. Tags: Android future augmented

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

As 2012 draws to a close, its time to evaluate how in focus my lens on the future of enterprise mobile learning proved to be this past year and how many of my year ago predictions hit their targets.

Keitai – The Future of PDAs | Mobile Learning


Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Keitai – The Future of PDAs 16 10 2006 Stephanie Rieger’s excellent Keitai mobility blog features a great analysis of trends in mobile computing and convergence , with reference to opinions on the decline of PDAs in favour of smartphones , and Fujitsu Siemens’ recent release of a purpose-built m-learning PDA for m-learning. eLearning Guilds Mobile Learning Research Report 2006

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In The Guild’s recently published Future Trends in e-Learning Research Report 2006, more than half of our respondents (57%) reported that their organizations are using mobile learning, and more than one-third (38%) indicate that this usage will increase in the year ahead.

4 Ways Smartphones are helping People Learn a new Language

mLearning Revolution

According to, Apple’s iPhone line leads this trend, even the budget-friendly iPhone 5C. According to Rare Job Daily News , mobile software developers are taking advantage of this trend, releasing their own tools to facilitate learning. Image courtesy of: Michael Cahill.

Only Dead Fish: The Mobile Future

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Also on the bill was Richard Titus (currently Controller, Future Media, Audio & Music and Mobile at the BBC, but soon to take the helm at Associated). The Mobile Future - RSA View more presentations from R Titus. Tags: future

Is Classmate PC the king of touch?


Something we love about the latest Classmate PC is the addition of a touchscreen. One of the strongest "form" messages we get back from the various m-learning trials we run, is the appreciation of "touch" as an interface.