Handheld Learning 2008 - the movie!

moblearn

I am still busy recovering from the amazing flurry of mental and mobile stimulation that is Handheld Learning. Old friends, new friends, cool projects, scary salespeople, avalanche of new gadgets. One of the especially noteworthy things was the awesome array of big-hitting speakers, and for those of you unable to be in London yourselves, you can see the whole thing already, online at BlipTV

Handheld learning 07

moblearn

Tribal is offering a discount code to celebrate the launch of their latest release of authoring tools. Come and visit us on our stand to see them in action. To get 15% off the entrance price, just make sure you use the code hl07ctad when you register. Feel free to use it, and to pass it on. Geoff

Geoff Stead shortlisted for Handheld Learning award!

moblearn

I just found out that I have been shortlisted for a Handheld Learning Award. Cool! I doubt it is for my blog writing skills, which are sporadic at best - much more likely it is to do with the many mobile learners out there that have been helping us refine, and reshape what mobile learning means, and how to help make it happen! (and of course, a shout out to our MyLearning authoring, and

Handheld Learning 2009

mLearning

This week, I have been keeping an eye on the Handheld Learning 2009 conference. The Handheld Learning conference series is one of the two major international conferences on mobile learning, but unlike M-Learn , which is coming up later this month in Florida) is always held in the UK, and is run by the very strong community of mobile learning pratitioners at the Handheld Learning site.

Handheld Learning 09 - still pushing the frontiers

mlearnopedia delicious

Tags: handheld learning report

mLearning-World.com: Sony PSP as Educational Handheld?

mLearning World

skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, December 27, 2006 Sony PSP as Educational Handheld? Reference: PSP Hacks, Mods, and Expansions PSP Hacks: Tips & Tools for Your Mobile Gaming and Entertainment Handheld (Hacks) mlearning m-learning mobile-learning mobile+learning podcasting iphone apple web+2.0

more and more hands are holding handhelds.

moblearn

For every set of figures saying sales are waning, others tell us that business for handheld vendors is booming. I was puzzled by a flurry of messages on some of my favourite mobile learning forums and email groups triggreed by Epic, a UK-based multimedia company, who were predicting that PDAs were on there way out. As somebody who is sitting in the middle of this debate, it feels VERY much to

Putting Handheld Devices to Work in Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

Articles Industry Amit Carg Blended Learning corporate learning eLearning handheld devices information sharing mlearning Mobile Learning Upside LearningIn his blog post from last week, Amit Carg, an eLearning professional and co-founder of Upside Learning , a learning solutions firm, identified three essential ways mobile devices can assist with the continued education of employees: 1. To add to the blend of learning/education. To access information. As performance support agents.

Failed $1.25 Million Handheld Project in Missouri Goes Nowhere

mlearnopedia delicious

Million Handheld Project in Missouri Goes Nowhere Failed $1.25 Million Handheld Project in Missouri Goes Nowhere Forum Menu Pages: [ 1 ] « previous next » Author Topic: Failed $1.25 Million Handheld Project in Missouri Goes Nowhere (Read 117 times) Powered by SMF 1.1.8 | SMF © 2006-2008, Simple Machines LLC © 2008 Handheld Learning Loading.

Palm 28

Handheld Reflections Day Two « e-Learning Stuff

mlearnopedia delicious

e-Learning Stuff news and views on e-learning, ILT and tech stuff in general… Home About James Clay New Stuff Old Stuff Handheld Reflections Day Two I do enjoy Handheld Learning and 2009 was no exception. With Malcolm McLaren up next it was certainly going to be an interesting keynote and he isn’t someone who has by his own admission not done much handheld learning. It was about now that I realised very little had been said about handheld learning.

Projecting your handheld screen | Mobile Learning

mLearning

Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Projecting your handheld screen 7 09 2006 The Mobile Musings blog reflects on how to share your PDA interface with a larger audience, using software that “mirrors&# your PDA on your PC screen so it can be projected on a big screen.

BrainPOP UK | Our Handheld Learning 09 Review | POPtalk

mlearnopedia delicious

When I returned home on the train from Handheld Learning 09 , these words just kept popping into my head… but why ? They will ‘growl and grumble’ initially, but after seeing the sheer number of projects, and evidence of spreading practice across the country directlty resulting from attendence of Handheld Learning 08, they will ’sigh with delight’ as they see the transformation in learning that we all want to see in education.

Show support for mobile learning innovators! Vote in @HHL awards

uLearning Blog

I have been privileged to have been shortlisted for a 2009 Handheld learning award in the ‘Primary Schools’ category. Tags: uLearning awards handheld handheld learning mlearn SMS txt

Mobile Strategies, Mobile Software, Handhelds and PDAs: Questions to Ponder before Starting a Mobile Software Development Project for Handheld PDAs, iPhones and Smartphones

mlearnopedia delicious

skip to main | skip to sidebar Mobile Strategies, Mobile Software, Handhelds and PDAs Mobile technology discussions, enterprise mobile computing strategies, reviews of PDAs, Smartphones, handheld computers, rugged mobile devices, windows mobile, iphones and much more. Mobile solutions are often used on laptops, Tablet PCs, Smartphones , PDAs , and rugged handhelds. How will the mobile handhelds or mobile devices be carried and stored.

m-learning in 2009: predictions

moblearn

Tags: usage handheld learning future devices trends

Handheld Learning 2009, the Best Is Yet to Come… « Ubiquitous Thoughts

mlearnopedia delicious

events

mLearning-World.com: ? mLearn: The Perfect Ed Tech Device?

mLearning World

In this article , Jonathan Nalder explores if the new $100 mini-laptops or advanced handheld (or $140 depending on the model) are the perfect mLearning device. skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Friday, December 01, 2006 ? mLearn: The Perfect Ed Tech Device? jnxyz eNews: mLearn: The Perfect Ed Tech Device?

The Mobile Learner » Leading Learning 2008: Pre-Conference Reflections

The Mobile Learner

The Mobile Learner » Polling by Cell Phone – Can We Completely By-Pass Clickers?

The Mobile Learner

The Mobile Learner » Is “Cool” an Appropriate Consideration?

The Mobile Learner

October Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

Best of Mobile Learning October 1, 2009 to October 31, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Augmented Reality and On-Demand Learning- The Mobile Learner , October 17, 2009 Mobile Learning Tools #2 - mLearnopedia on Blogspot , October 2, 2009 CCK09: does Connectivism want to change the world?

The Next 10 Tech Markets That Will Be Worth $1 Billion Or More - Mobile Learning Is Here To Stay

mLearning World

Fast Company explored the mobile education industry and had this to say, "t he near-ubiquity of handheld devices and their constantly lowering costs will enable the idea of "education that you can hold in your hand," so it becomes a widespread reality in so-called developed markets and resource-challenged parts of the globe alike." From: Business Insider ::Snip:: Mobile Education is poised to transform the way we learn.

Inside View from Ireland: Handheld Learning Jumps Up a Notch

mlearnopedia delicious

« RIP Rick Bozzuto | Main December 16, 2009 Handheld Learning Jumps Up a Notch IN MY FACEBOOK CHANNEL , students are talking about the pleasure they get in touching their mobile screens. Both are handheld learning sweet spots that will extend my practise well beyond reading my Moodle mail on my Nokia E90 (at left). Both are handheld learning sweet spots that will extend my practise well beyond reading my Moodle mail on my Nokia E90 (at left).

February Hot List: Mobile Learning Content Community

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

Top Items: Text Message Signatures the mobile project update 1: html + mp4 + mobile moodle Phonecasting: Easy Podcasting Creation and Delivery for Students Sexting & Texting; Schools Role m-Learning in the USA Mobile Learning Tools Mobile Strategies, Mobile Software, Handhelds and PDAs: Questions to Ponder before Starting a Mobile Software Development Project for Handheld PDAs, iPhones and Smartphones Learn More About Mobile in 9 Minutes Cell Phones in Learning Radio Show is BACK!!

iPods in Education Part 12: Customized Learning Using Apps

The Mobile Learner

While the introduction of the iPhone and the iPod Touch has changed the rules in how handheld devices can be used in education, this series has laid dormant as I’ve been in the process of catching up with the technology. There has been a gap of several months since I last shared ideas in the form of a blog post on the topic of using iPods in Education.

iPod 102

Death of the PDA

mLearning World

By Jonathan Nalder, www.mlearnxyz.net : A now finished Palm special deal giving away a z22 handheld with every TX handheld sold (see HERE ) has been called the beginning of the end for PDA’s. This is made even more obvious as company that made its name making PDA’s (remember when ‘a Palm’ was as synonomous with handheld computers as ‘a Hoover’ is with vacuum cleaners still.) Indeed, my recent pick as my school’s next handheld was a Palm smartphone.

Mobile Learning Presentation at ECOO 2008

The Mobile Learner

On Friday November 14th, 2008, I delivered a presentation on mobile learning at the ECOO 2008 Conference titled “Mobile Learning: Embracing Handheld Devices for the Post-Pencil Classroom&#. If you are interested in my presentation, you can view the slideshow here: [link]. My reflections on the conference to come soon… Tags: tools mobilelearning Mobilelearner ECOO

MoLeNET winners go public!

moblearn

We look forward to seeing how they turn out They are: Aylesbury College Handheld Pathways - mobile applications for the LLDD provision Bolton Community College EISL Project - Extending Thanks to the LSN, we have just seen the first, complete list of Colleges and FE Consortia that won slices of the £6m MoLeNET fund. Congratulations all and good luck with your projects!

EDUCAUSE Report on Undergraduate Student use of Technology

mLearning

one-third of students own and use Internet services from a handheld device, with another third of students owning or planning to acquire a handheld, internet-capable device in the next 12 months. The latest edition of “ The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2009 &# has just been released by the EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research.

infinitely digital

moblearn

I like when different areas of my life collide - as they did a week or so ago in Bethnal Green Working Men's club, watching four young performance poets do a show about computer games (part of the London Games Festival) It was funny and intelligent and would make a brillianr addition to Handheld Learning or Alt-C - but what would you call these guys, late 20s early 30s brought up on Pacman

Pecha Kucha on mobile learning

moblearn

I did my first Pecha Kucha this week, at Handheld Learning 2008 "your what?" Pecha Kucha - the elevator pitch of the powerpoint world. think poetry slam, think unconferences, think on your feet! The idea started with informal gatherings of architects showing off their works, but has been taken up by enthusiasts all over the world trying to balance "too much information" with "too many people

mlearn 2008

moblearn

I'm at Handheld Learning blogging about 2008 - that's how it goes in the fast moving world of m! I'm actually watching Selena Chan, whose presentation I saw in Telford - she works at Christchurch Polytechnic in NZ with apprentice bakers. her work crosses the informal / formal divide into a new educational space in which (maybe) the two will meet and merge (ooh more ms)This was a recurrent theme

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

The State of Mobile America , Lee Rainie provides a look at some of the most recent survey results obtained by the Pew Internet Project on mobile computing and the use of handheld devices. Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps.

The “m” in mLearning means More

mLearning Revolution

“I spent a year and a half attempting to reduce a massive, complex social networking website into a handheld, touch-screen form factor. When you go to a conference on Mobile Learning or attend a webinar, you pretty much know the drill; the Presenter spends most of his or her time going through a long list of challenges we face as an eLearning industry considering the move to mobile learning (mLearning).

mobile literacy?

moblearn

It feels like the computer-list is quite a bit more complete than the handheld-one, but they are both fantastic starting points What are the key skills we need our mobile learners need to have? Have a look at this great starter-list for mobile literacy on the Keitai site.

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

uLearning Blog

Tags: mobile/miniaturisation uLearning conference event handheld learning international learning without frontiers LWF mlearning

QR Codes: A Brief Reading List

The Mobile Learner

I’ve had this growing interest lately in QR codes and their application to education. I’m quickly coming to the realization at how useful QR codes can be in education and how these little graphical icons can make mobile learning a little easier for teachers to incorporate with students. Here is a list of some websites that I’ve accessed recently on the topic.

QR 166

mLearning Gets Physical

Mobile Learning Edge

Next post: Putting Handheld Devices to Work in Mobile Learning Search Gary Woodill, Author Stephanie Wright, Analyst Ask Gary Publications Connect Links Get smart with the Thesis WordPress Theme from DIYthemes.

more PSP learning please!

moblearn

I am just back from the handheld learning conference in London, where I showcased our content authoring, and in particular the PSP materials. It seems we have tapped into a latent, and unfulfilled need. We know that there are a lot of PSPs out there. What we didn't know was that there were so many people interested in using them for learning. Fantastic news! the hits on my blog have escalated

Good positive coverage of tablets in Education

uLearning Blog

Just as tablets, iPods and other handheld devices are changing the way we do things at work and play, they’re changing the way students learn … and not always in the manner makers intended. Want to point you all to this story published in major newspapers across Australia recently that gives a positive look at where tablets in Education are going rather than the ‘we did alright with pencils’ view thats often offered up.

6 Drivers Of mLearning In The Workplace

Upside Learning

If general computing is shifting to handheld devices expect to see more and more of organization ensuring their systems are available on such devices. Mobile learning (or mlearning) is probably a hot topic of discussion in your organization right now. In some organizations, L&D staff is struggling to build a business case for mlearning.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

Given the fact these devices slot into our device lineup somewhere between the typical smartphone and a laptop in terms of size and capabilities, many organizations will start to drop the laptop and supply BOTH a tablet and a smartphone for every mobile worker/learner – and don’t be surprised if these are supplied by different vendors too like having a BlackBerry (or similar) handheld AND an iPad (or similar) tablet.

RIM 70

How To Create Successful M-Learning Strategy: mLearnCon – Part I

Upside Learning

Ray Kurzweil, Futurist (at Handheld Learning ’09). Last week I attended a day-long certificate workshop at the inaugural mLearnCon in San Diego titled Creating a successful m-learning strategy: From Planning to Implementation conducted by Judy Brown , Rovy Branon , Jason Haag , and Chris Raasch.