Here’s Why I am Excited about Google Glass [Video]
AUGUST 7, 2013
Enter Google Glass! I don’t yet have a pair of Google Glass, but I have watched enough videos and read enough articles about it, and used plenty of smartphones and tablets to know this is the future of computing. source: bluebugle.
Serious game play for learning analytics
JULY 10, 2014
The Department of Design, a collaboration between the Netherlands and South Africa, recently held a Serious Gaming Festival to explore how this field can impact planning, idea generation and collaboration. Uncategorized analytics marcus vlaar pearson ranj serious games
eLearning is dead! Multi-screen learning is the next big thing.
JULY 19, 2015
As illustrated in the image above, this mantra is one of the key drivers behind some of the most powerful companies in the world, namely Apple, Google, and Microsoft. To say that Mobile has been a game-changer in our lives is an understatement.
Sean McCracken Wins the $10,000 Rackspace Google Glass Developer Contest
Float Mobile Learning
OCTOBER 4, 2013
Augmented reality and gaming developer says winning project, Psyclops, is like a mix between Space Invaders and Missile Command. Mobile Apps Pedagogy and Learning augmented reality Google Glass
New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions
With competition from Google, Blackberry (RIM), Microsoft, and HP heating up. Apple iOS, Google Android, etc.) Google’s language is Java. reliably across the newer mobile devices (Apple iOS, Google Android, and RIM Black- berry). games, and so on.
Mobile Learning in India
JULY 25, 2009
There are also innovative games based around SMS that have strong learning potential. Having a browser on the phone opens up all the learning resources available on the web, including Google, LMS applications, typical eLearning courseware and other tools/applications.
15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads
JANUARY 30, 2013
Google Swiffy. code into HTML (though no Flash games yet). Last week I asked if you had thought about mEnabling your eLearning for iPads (mEnabling, is what we are calling the process of getting your existing eLearning to run on iPads and other tablets) but didn’t really tell you how?
Boom Town: Another win for HTML5. A good thing for mLearning [video]
JUNE 7, 2012
I’m not a coder, nor am I much of a gamer but I would imagine that with all the interactivity that games include, it must be fairly complicated to develop one. Perhaps this is why game developers have thus far gravitated toward developing games as native apps.
This Week in mLearning Podcast – A Review of Articulate Storyline [Episode 5]
MAY 14, 2012
d- Google+ iPhone app. g- Book release and blog book tour: “The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Game-Based Methods and Strategies for Training and Education” by Karl Kapp. 6- Apps of the week: Wolfenstein 3D (free game) and Zite (personalized magazine). Welcome episode #5 of our new podcast entitled “ This Week in mLearning. ” In case you missed previous episodes, you can find them HERE. Great news, our Podcast is now live on iTunes and you can subscribe HERE.
Google’s App Inventor Will Allow ‘The Rest of Us’ to make Apps
mLearning is Good
JULY 12, 2010
Google has decided to help us with that need by creating App Inventor , which claims to allow people who don’t have programming skills to create mobile apps through a drag and drop interface. Droid.
MIT Launches a new Center for Mobile Learning
Mobile Learning Edge
AUGUST 16, 2011
Research projects will explore location-aware learning applications, mobile sensing and data collection, augmented reality gaming, and other educational uses of mobile technologies. . The project is housed in MIT’s famous Media Lab, and is funded with seed money from Google. MIT has launched a new Center for Mobile Learning that “will focus on the design and study of new mobile technologies and applications, enabling people to learn anywhere anytime with anyone.
Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]
JUNE 3, 2013
Google’s Chromebook Pixel is a fully touch-enabled laptop. Google understand the importance of touch and recently introduced the next generation of their Chromebook, which is fully touch enabled: Google’s Chromebook Pixel is a fully touch-enabled laptop.
Free Mobile Learning Course – MobiMOOC2012
AUGUST 28, 2012
You can register for the course by becoming a member of the Google group here. Mobile games. The second edition of MobiMOOC starts next month. Inge De Waard ( @ignatia ), the organizer of MobiMOOC started this fantastic event last year which was quite successful.
Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review
DECEMBER 28, 2011
It was no surprise to many of us that Facebook was the most heavily trafficked web site in 2010 and displaced Google for the first time in many years. Google surprised everyone by buying Motorola Mobility for $12.5B a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?
Serious Games as Mobile Learning At School | FUTURE-MAKING SERIOUS GAMES
OCTOBER 7, 2009
“Pupils are using a whole range of devices that can be used on the Internet - mobile phones, gaming devices, MP3 players," he says. View my complete profile Miscellaneous Statistics Ads By Google. Tags: games UK
Even the US Military wants mobile APPs!
MARCH 5, 2010
Tags: open source m-learning in USA App Stores phone games gPhone google applications android
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011
JANUARY 2, 2011
devices – each with tens of thousands of available apps – will help fuel continued adoption of Apple and Google-designed tablets in the learning space. It was no surprise to many of us that Facebook was the most heavily trafficked web site in 2010 and displaced Google for the first time in many years. It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011.
Mobile Messaging News Roundup
MAY 20, 2016
Karan Brar Reveals the Text Message He Totally Regrets Sending – Actor Karan Brar talks about his Context Clues campaign (which encourages students to read over the summer with a fun texting mystery game) with our awesome customer DoSomething.
Mark Power » Augmented Reality - A Game Changer in Mobile Learning?
OCTOBER 21, 2009
Mark Power A JISC CETIS blog Contact Subscribe Meta Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress.org Augmented Reality - A Game Changer in Mobile Learning? and “it’s not a game-changer, it’s a fad!.
My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap
DECEMBER 31, 2012
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.
Current trends in Learning Technologies: a bluffer's guide
APRIL 26, 2013
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.
Of Mobile Devices, Apps, Games and Casual Mobile Learning - Classroom 2.0
APRIL 4, 2010
Tags: Stanford iPhone games
Flash Player On Devices – Going Mobile Just Got Easier
mLearning is Good
FEBRUARY 23, 2010
As one Google guy I spoke with recently said, “everyone is thinking about mobile. And the newest version of the plug-in is good by most accounts – take a look at what it’s capable of here: Flash Plug-in Running on Google’s Nexus One. But as you can see if you look at the link above, it runs very smoothly on a modern device (Google’s Nexus One). And that is a really good thing for mobile learning.
Pontydysgu – Bridge to Learning » Blog Archive » Google Goggles – an important tool for mobile work based learning?
DECEMBER 10, 2009
Pontydysgu – Bridge to Learning Pontydysgu.org Home Blogs Wales Wide Web Working & Learning My Learning Journey Anges Blog Jos Blog WordPress and more Google Goggles – an important tool for mobile work based learning? Is Google running short of imagination.
2 Events that Could Help Push Mobile Learning
mLearning is Good
FEBRUARY 16, 2010
The Windows Mobile 7 update will integrate devices with the XBox gaming system, which could be another option for distributing learning – perhaps along the lines of the Apple App Store or Google’s Android Marketplace or the many other marketplaces available for different mobile operating systems. In recent days a couple of technical events of note have given hope for mobile learning.
The Future Of Learning Design
NOVEMBER 23, 2009
In case you missed the first half, see Games and Simulations. It means mini-games that reinforce learning. Alternatively, the product Google Wave is impressive. Related Article: Games and Simulations.
This Week in mLearning Podcast – 09 – Apple’s Post-PC vs. Microsoft’s PC-plus
JULY 23, 2012
1- Impressions about Nexus 7, the new Android tablet by Google. 3- Google+ in the iPad. 9- Amazing Alex, the new game from Angry Birds creators, Rovio. 10- Apps of the Week: SharePlus and Google+. 2- Brief discussion about Android vs iOS. 4- Apple iPad Mini 2012 rumours.
Apple announcement is excellent news for cross-platform app developers!
SEPTEMBER 9, 2010
It uses the unusual Lua language, which is purpose built for describing 3-D type games (like World of Warcraft!) Tags: open source mobile development OS iPhone ipod touch App Stores google applications android Windows Mobile top tips browser
mLearning-World.com: Sony PSP as Educational Handheld?
DECEMBER 27, 2006
Ive never been much of a gamer, and only recently have I delved into Second Life, however, with more and more educational games being made for the Sony PSP, Ive decided its time to jump into the foray.
mLearning-World.com: Educational Development for the Gameboy Generation
FEBRUARY 14, 2006
Portable video game devices could hold the key to creating easy to use interactive training programs. Devices such as the Nintendo DS raise the bar even higher by providing collaborative gaming. Two games are currently available to try out including a math and spelling skills game.
eModeration Station » Mobile learning #1: The big picture
APRIL 14, 2010
Add this to Google Reader. And let’s not forget digital cameras, gaming consoles, and standard mobile phones! Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Email this to a friend? [Or: Or: What is it and what's it got to do with me?].
Are the robots taking over? Augment your reality, don't lose it!
JANUARY 31, 2013
Google glass. introducing Phone Stack - the ultimate game for phone-addicted diners! [29:30] 1) the big guys, like Google, Qualcomm, HP etc (who have the weight to explore the peripheries of the mainstream) 2) the visionaries. 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?
Top 5 Mobile Articles to Read This Week
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
RCS, Google’s answer to iMessage, expands to 27 more carriers and OEMs Google is making a play to help carriers raise their own native messaging game, and stay in the messaging game itself in the future, by expanding RCS – its “Rich Communication Services.”
matthewbuckland.com » The future of social networking – a concept investigation
OCTOBER 1, 2009
Using a semantic scan, you’d discover negative or positive comments on Google or elsewhere relating to this individual. For example, the real estate app, it can be done on an iPhone with the Google Maps service, with the exact same information displayed on the pins. The Googling of your name is the same as currently exists – you can’t stop people doing that. HUDs have been fairly commonplace in the military and video-gaming for yonks.
Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior
MAY 29, 2010
IT To Go: Free IT Podcasts | Mobile Learning
JUNE 27, 2006
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.
Language practice using mobile phones | Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 1, 2006
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.
June Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community
mLearnopedia on Blogspot
JULY 5, 2009
Here is the monthly top ten list for cc.mlearnopedia.com from June. Enjoy. Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals.
Going Mobile: Debating and Using Cellphones in School - The Learning Network Blog - NYTimes.com
APRIL 24, 2010
Social Studies: Students create a city guide for their town, or any chosen city in the United States, using Google SMS. Students can study characteristics of a city or town and get information such as population, weather, business listings and even movie showtimes by texting GOOGLE (466453).