Google Survey Has Lots of Interesting Data on Mobile Use

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Today, Google released the findings of a smart phone study done at the end of 2010. There are lots of other interesting statistics in this post, and a slick video that illustrates much of the data.

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

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Secondly, today’s smart watches aren’t a viable replacement for our smartphones, most of the videos I have seen of smart watches show they merely serve to display the same notifications we get on our smartphones. Enter Google Glass! source: bluebugle.

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

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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.

Boom Town: Another win for HTML5. A good thing for mLearning [video]

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Apple and Google want to keep you within their own environments. Check out this amazing video: via Finally, a Cross-Platform HTML5 Game.

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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). as built-in support for video).

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. The video below shows how easy it is to built an Android app using this tool –. Tags: Mobile Learning Android App Inventor Google mLearning

Two new ubiquitous technologies for Education

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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

Tech Innovation Now Led by Hot New Bands

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It works best using Google’s Chrome browser, but its connection to mobile is that it demonstrates some of the new possibilities of HTML5, a standard that will be supported by all new mobile devices, including Apple.

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

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According to Google, 90% of users use multiple screens sequentially to accomplish a task over time. I’m working on a video that I will post to introduce learning professionals to what it means to create responsive learning.

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

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Looking to develop interactive training and support videos, flawless screen capturing for tutorials, etc.? You can create interactive videos with clickable links, table of contents, search, embed quizzes and it supports both Flash and HTML5. Google Swiffy.

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

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If you are new to Responsive Design, it isn’t necessarily a single technology that you can point to, but rather a set of principles aided by a number of HTML5 technologies such as CSS media queries , fluid grids and flexible images and videos.

10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

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I love this feature too because it allows eLearning professionals, Technical Communicators and anyone else to embed their videos in their projects. Videos work on iPad and iPhone. No worries, your Screenr.com videos will display just fine on the iPad and on the iPhone.

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Back from a year-long Sabbatical from Tech: 9 Things I’m excited about

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Here’s a short video: [link]. They also have a mobile App called Fuse, that can allow you to record video on the go and then import it into Camtasia to supplement your projects.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

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You may have noticed already – mobile platforms (or operating systems) are jostling for larger share of the pie with Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android together ruling the market as of now. Several of them actually just embed non-interactive videos in HTML code.

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. I can Browse the web and then just tap the third button, which is always located at the bottom left of the Xoom to switch to my e-mail, or my photo gallery, or to a YouTube video I was watching.

Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden

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The podcast makes the point that Adobe Flash, once a standard for viewing animation and video, is becoming obsolete mainly because Apple decided not to support Flash on its mobile devices. 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.)?

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

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Overall the smaller form factor is easier to carry around the house and watching video on the smaller screen is a great experience. I enjoy listening to music and watching videos on YouTube.

Free Mobile Learning Course – MobiMOOC2012

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Here’s a great video by Dave Cormier explaining the MOOC concept. You can register for the course by becoming a member of the Google group here. The second edition of MobiMOOC starts next month.

mLearning-World.com: The iPod in Education - video overview

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For Part 2 (podcasts, iTunes U, adding your own video, world time, stopwatch) click HERE. or to watch other mLearnxyz.net videos.//

A new home for Instructional Video | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact A new home for Instructional Video 21 08 2006 YouTube and Google Video are all very well, but there’s an awful amount of lip-synching teenagers and viral advertisements to wade through to find videos that are licensed for and suitable for use as mobile learning video content.

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.

Mobile Devices: Breaking Through the Walled Garden

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The podcast makes the point that Adobe Flash, once a standard for viewing animation and video, is becoming obsolete mainly because Apple decided not to support Flash on its mobile devices. 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.)?

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.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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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?

The New Moto X gives us a Glimpse into the future of Mobile and Predictive Computing

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This is why I’m excited about Google Now and why I’m concerned about Apple’s future, in part because they don’t have a Google Now-like strategy. Neither does Apple seem to have an answer to the upcoming Google Glass.

Video for Mobile Learning | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Video for Mobile Learning 17 08 2006 Small portable videos can be an ideal medium for some learning areas. For example, one of my friends – a professional dance teacher – maintains videos of over 600 dance moves on his video iPod, which allows him to quickly search for and review more moves than anyone can remember on the go.

mLearning-World.com: The Learning Circuits Blog: Federation of American Scientists Bland Report on Harnessing the power of video games for learning

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

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Social Media tools like Blogs, Forums, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and others are the great equalizers, which level the playing field between companies of any size. Let me know what you think and incidentally, tomorrow I’m interviewing Tom Kuhlmann about many of these things and will post the video interview early next week. Let’s share great content on Google+ at [link].

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Mobile Video Extravaganza | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Mobile Video Extravaganza 14 06 2006 Mobile Tools Extravaganza The latest edition of Australian PC User Magazine (July 2006 – pictured) includes a plethora of useful software and articles for mobile learning practitioners interested in using video as a mobile resource. video sites).

Wearable Tech – The New Frontier for Learning

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There are a number of accessories available already: Google glass : Glass is a very compelling learning platform. (This editor from the motley fool sums up how I see the current state of wearables.).

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. 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.

Remove unwanted areas from an image for $10 with Snapheal a la Photoshop Content-aware Fill

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My job was to leverage this feature as one of the selling points for both the eLearning Suite and the Technical Communication Suite, so I put together two videos, one for using it with FrameMaker and one for using it with Captivate. Let’s share great content on Google+ at [link].

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Video on Mobile Learning « Kerning2.0

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Video on Mobile Learning Kern successfully organizes the Training 2.0 » Video on Mobile Learning Posted by Vaishnavi on February 10, 2009 This video on M-Learning is a little longish but I think it’s a great video to introduce the idea of Mobile Learning. Kerning2.0 Exploring Web2.0 tools for effective and cost efficient learning solutions. Home About Recent Posts Blending web2.0

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

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Where ideas were once shared via direct oral communication or through the written word, audiences can now share ideas by listening to audiobooks, watch them portrayed in online video or look at them expressed in imagery.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

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We will benefit from faster data speeds using LTE (“long term evolution”) or true 4G radios enabling quicker access to high value content as well as video access to our experts and web conferencing access to scheduled ILT events.

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.

Computers aren’t so special anymore, but the kids may be better off: An introduction to mobile ‘appliance computing’ in Queensland schools

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Google research from September 2011 showed not only that Australia is number two in the world for smartphone ownership (behind only Singapore), but that Australians also download more apps than users in the US and UK ([link].

New mobile platform arrives: Android

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By Jonathan Nalder of www.mLearnxyz.net As most geeks would know, the Google-developed mobile OS known as Android had its public unveiling last week. While only available on one handset in the US at the moment, its open-source nature and backing from Google mean that it is destined to become a major new mobile platform alongside the existing Palm OS, Windows Mobile, RIM Blackberry, and iPhone OSX. mLearning mLearn Jonathan Nalder cloud Google android

MobiMOOC – Join The Corporate m-Learning Week (24th – 28th Sep 2012)

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you’d need to sign up for the Google Group). If you’ve been planning to jump in but wondering how here’s a video that will help. Some of you may be aware of the ongoing MobiMOOC where I’ll be facilitating the corporate m-learning strand during next week.

mLearning-World.com: Forget the laptop? Use your iPod/iTouch/iPhone to view slideshows on TVs.

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Models that can display to a television currently include: Fifth Generation iPod (iPod with video) iPod with color display (also known as iPod photo) iPod Touch iPhone If youre not sure what iPod model you have, see " Identifying different iPod models." Other RCA video cables wont work.