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Two Examples of how Brands are still not Joining the Social Media Conversation

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A couple of years ago, whenever someone did a presentation on Social Media, most likely the last slide in the presentation would read ‘Join the Conversation.”. One thing I love doing on Social Media networks is to observe how other people and Brands approach conversations with their customers.

In What order do you favor the BIG 4 Social Networks, Twitter, Google+, Facebook and LinkedIn? Chime in

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Twitter = 1; Google+ = 2; Facebook = 3 and LinkeIn = 4. Today I’m having a little fun asking my friends on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+ to share in what order they favor the big four Social Networking sites out there. As you can see by my tweet at the top of this post, for me it’s Twitter first, Google+ second, Facebook third and LinkedIn last. Social Media , Twitter , Google+ , Facebook , LinkedIn.

matthewbuckland.com » 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). But you can see how valuable (and scary) this could be when applied to a social networking paradigm. Tags: augmentedreality future social

Social Media Smarts for New and Veteran Teachers

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to hear that the parents of their students will be looking them up on the Internet, in particular in social media sites such as Facebook (or "mombook" as some teenagers are now calling it!). We spend time developing guidelines to follow as new teachers using social media for personal use.

Google App Inventor – Can It Boost mLearning?

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Last week Google launched App Inventor a visual development tool to build Android applications. It also has social media blocks for connecting to services like Twitter. Tags: Mobile Learning Android App Inventor Google mLearning

The End of the Road for me at Adobe. 2012 and Beyond.

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In my mind, I had always hoped that one day Adobe would take notice and say, hey that RJ guy is doing some nice things with Social Media and would do great Evangelizing our more important flagship products. Today Social Media makes all the difference.

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10 Things the Motorola Xoom does Better than the iPad

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I now also have widgets for trending Apps in the Android Market, for all three of my emails accounts, for Google Books, YouTube videos, Facebook updates, Twitter mentions and Browser bookmarks. Motorola and Google have already pushed out their first update for the Motorola Xoom and I found the process to be extremely easy and best of all, it was all done Over The Air (OTA). Please let me know what you think and I thank you in advance if you share this post with your Social Networks.

10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

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Excellent for Informal and Social Learning. Last but certainly not least is this important new way in which we are learning today with the advent of Social Media. Let’s share great content on Google+ at [link].

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Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden

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Imagine one day Google decides to block access to Wikipedia on Android devices? Imagine one day Apple decides to block all Google products (i.e. Google Docs, Google Reader, etc.)? We will have to see where the debate on net neutrality goes and only hope that, for the sake of learning and social development, that access to the Internet, what some call the new ‘global brain’, remains free and open.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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Private Social Networks Win Over Public. 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.

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Students Can Use SMS to Check & Post to Their Google Calendar

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While the lucky ones who have smartphones can use their quick mobile Internet connections to check up on their Google Calendar or other web-based organizers, the rest of us (yes I am in this group!) However, if you use Google Calendar, you can use text messaging to post and read your calendar events. Here is a link to the all the information on how to do this with Google.

Students Can Use SMS to Check & Post to Their Google Calendar

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While the lucky ones who have smartphones can use their quick mobile Internet connections to check up on their Google Calendar or other web-based organizers, the rest of us (yes I am in this group!) However, if you use Google Calendar, you can use text messaging to post and read your calendar events. Here is a link to the all the information on how to do this with Google.

5 Reasons why you should join the Articulate Community if you are in eLearning

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I have been reviewing Articulate products and looking for that killer feature that stands out and while there are many, which I will blog about soon, it hit me, it’s not a feature really, it’s the fact that they have the most ‘engaged’ Social community in the Industry. I’m fully convinced that in today’s consumer-driven economy we live in, the companies with the best social communities will win. Let’s share great content on Google+ at [link].

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Google Books provides downloadable mobile content | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Google Books provides downloadable mobile content 1 09 2006 Stephen Downes’ blog reports the launch of Google Books , a new beta service from Google, which provides a search engine to thousands of electronic public domain books, including many rare books – many digitised by Google themselves.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

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devices – each with tens of thousands of available apps – will help fuel continued adoption of Apple and Google-designed tablets in the learning space. Private Social Networks Win Over Public. 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.

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Moving Forward with a Mobile Strategy

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iMovie for iPhone) or other available apps on a computer; Using social media (i.e. Google Calendar). We are in the midst of another change in the world of business.

Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden

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Imagine one day Google decides to block access to Wikipedia on Android devices? Imagine one day Apple decides to block all Google products (i.e. Google Docs, Google Reader, etc.)? We will have to see where the debate on net neutrality goes and only hope that, for the sake of learning and social development, that access to the Internet, what some call the new ‘global brain’, remains free and open.

Three Ways to Use Mobile Devices in Workplace Learning

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Mobiles are excellent devices to help retrieve information like ‘how to’ manuals or videos, or simply search for answers on Google or the company’s intranet which in itself is fast turning into a social environment.

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

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One thing I really like about Apple and Google is that they both have a single user id and password for just about every service, so once I setup my device, it knows who I am and I can begin purchasing apps, music, movies etc.

Mobile Messaging News Roundup

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Seven Great Social Media Marketing Blogs Every Social Pro Should Follow – For ideas on how to integrate social media with your campaigns! This NYC Startup Just Raised to Send You THIS Text Message Everyday – it’s our awesome customer ShineText again, making headlines!

Moving Forward with a Mobile Strategy

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iMovie for iPhone) or other available apps on a computer; Using social media (i.e. Community Partners: Schools can keep parents and other community partners informed of school events by publishing relevant information online through mobile apps such as WordPress (blogging), Twitter (microblogging), FaceBook (social networking) etc. Google Calendar). We are in the midst of another change in the world of business.

Are Organizations Missing the True Potential of Social Media Protests?

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As the Washington Post writes , “Over the past year, consumers have wielded the power of social media to battle companies over issues large and small.”. Routed through our system by tech companies like Tumblr and Google, over half a million people used Mobile Commons to directly petition their legislators in opposition to the bill.

Research on Mobiles and Social Networking | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Research on Mobiles and Social Networking 7 09 2006 From the fantastic Mobile Life blog , a couple of reports on mobile phone use. Social interactions are examined via cumulative statistics as well as directed graphs to model interactions in various learning modes (providing useful visual comparisons between face-to-face and mobile learning, for example).

Mobile Learning: A 6th Reading List

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It has been over one year since I last provided a list of recent articles/blog posts that I have read that have helped to develop my thinking on the topic of to mobile learning. Below is the 6th list in this series of lists. The other reading lists can be found by following the links provided at the end of this post.

Mobile Solutions for Corporate Sectors - EduTek n Social Media Advisor

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EduTek n Social Media Advisor In this blog, Dr.Kumuda Gururao will be providing information related to following categories:• Elearning / Social Media Technologies• Internet / Online Marketing / Search Engines• Business Analytics, Business Intelligence• Education 3.0 / Web 3.0

Mobile Devices and 21st Century Skills: Part 1 – Communication

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One can use online tools such as Google Forms to poll one’s audience or use Twitter to engage in conversation with them. Back in 2007 when I began this blog, the main thrust was sharing ideas about why mobile devices can improve teaching and learning.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

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SAP’s planned takeover of SuccessFactors and Oracle’s move on RightNow (approved this week) all are harbingers of more market consolidation as larger companies look to flesh out their cloud, mobile and social strategies.

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How the government is encouraging people to get more involved in politics

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' applies as forcefully as ever, but it's gratifying that ethical hacking globally, and the use of google maps to outwit the police in central London, are exposing the powermongers' attempts to deny social justice.   Citizenship and democracy Governance and participation Information and communication Mobility and change Social exclusion Social policySome observations on yesterday's news. It's about information, poverty and power.

Pontydysgu – Bridge to Learning » Blog Archive » Google Goggles – an important tool for mobile work based learning?

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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.

Your Weekly Mobile News!

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Facebook planning encrypted version of its Messenger bot, sources say – The social media company plans to release an optional encrypted communications mode. Google’s text messaging strategy: try everything – It’s three bets are RCS , Allo , and general interoperation.

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Social Software, libraries & e-learning » Blog Archive » What’s all this Twittering about then?

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Social Software, libraries & e-learning Ramblings of a learning technology librarian « Future agenda for distance learning What’s all this Twittering about then? Thanks to Google Analytics we could see over 800 accesses via iphones which was interesting! I certainly like the way Twitter is now updating my Facebook status although for people I know socially, they find my tweets about e-portfolios or copyright slightly worrying!

The Future Of Learning Design

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Coach: How do you think social media and newer technologies will converge in the learning space in the next 5-10 years? Alternatively, the product Google Wave is impressive. So I look to the convergence of social media, 3D worlds and business applications to be the future of learning.

Triple E Framework: Integrating technology to meet learning goals

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For example, in SAMR, the focus for the technology in the model is about how the technology is replacing or modifying a teaching tool (such as a Google document being used to modify a traditional worksheet). Below are three different scenarios of social studies teachers who have the same learning goals but choose to use technology differently to meet the goals.

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Mobile Learning: Cellular Phones as Learning Tools « Compassion in Politics: Christian Social Entrepreneurship, Education Innovation, & Base of the Pyramid/BOP Solutions

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Compassion in Politics: Christian Social Entrepreneurship, Education Innovation, & Base of the Pyramid/BOP Solutions Front Page Mission | About Web 2.0 & I hope my research and ideas provide insight into social entrepreneurship, innovation, and positive social change.If

mLearning: Moving Beyond the App

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However, if we use social networking sites and apps as an example, one can see how mobile devices can be used by students to discuss questions, formulate solutions to inquiries, and to collaborate. It could be discussions using Twitter, collaborating on presentations using Google docs and sharing presenting findings on a blog or wiki. Apps are the foundation of all mobile platforms.

mLearning: Moving Beyond the App

The Mobile Learner

However, if we use social networking sites and apps as an example, one can see how mobile devices can be used by students to discuss questions, formulate solutions to inquiries, and to collaborate. It could be discussions using Twitter, collaborating on presentations using Google docs and sharing presenting findings on a blog or wiki. Apps are the foundation of all mobile platforms.

mLearning-World.com: Gartner Names Hot Technologies With Greatest Potential Impact

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on Wednesday identified the technologies it believes will have the greatest impact on businesses over the next 10 years, naming such hot areas as social-network analysis, collective intelligence, location-aware applications and event-driven architectures.

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

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Google glass. Using technology to help me, but not letting it remove my humanity - we need to learn new social skills about living with always on technology. Adding a bit of "social" into a very dispersed virtual learning environment. 1) the big guys, like Google, Qualcomm, HP etc (who have the weight to explore the peripheries of the mainstream) 2) the visionaries. When is technology helping, and when does it hinder?

Location Moblogging.Resources? I've exhausted my search.

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I think location moblogging could be a very useful resource for social studies teachers who are doing local history projects or science teachers studying geographical distances and features. Additionally they both couple with Google applications (such as Google Maps). Google Mobile Maps and Locoblog are other moblogging applications where you have to download the application in order to use it on your cell phone and post to the Internet.

Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior

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Cellphones" are now "mobile devices," their evolution brought them from being a simple social tool to a powerful digital Swiss Army knife.