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Performance Support Tools Help Alleviate Stress At Work

Float Mobile Learning

Performance support can combat the stress that comes from a heavy workload in more ways than one. Mobile Strategy employee engagement Harvard Business Review performance support

Microsoft Surface: Will It Help mLearning?

Upside Learning

Will it help Mobile Learning? Yesterday Microsoft finally unveiled its new tablet called Surface. It seems to have made a solid first impression , which is good news for Microsoft given this one represents several firsts for Microsoft.

This One Tool Helps You Complete More Than A Dozen Tasks

Float Mobile Learning

The post This One Tool Helps You Complete More Than A Dozen Tasks appeared first on Float. Recruiting, hiring, onboarding, HR, enterprise management - you name it, this thing can do it. Mobile Strategy affordances enterprise mobility management hiring HR mobile learning onboarding recruiting training

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How Text Messaging Helps Relieve Pain in Chronic Patients

Mobile Commons

Here, we’ll identify why text messaging is an effective tool for helping patients and present ways in which healthcare providers can use SMS at their own practice. That’s why text messaging is so helpful. Texting can help patients create a schedule, and stick to it.

New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

programming language, but for the lay person it's probably helpful to think of it that. The Rapid In- take Platform helps organizations learn faster by opening the rapid e-learning devel- opment and review process to everyone.

5 Tips To Help Designers Create Assets for Mobile Development

Float Mobile Learning

Designing for mobile development can be daunting. Here’s how you can save time and support your developers. Mobile Development mobile design UX Xcode

How Blood Banks Use SMS to Raise Support and Help Save Lives

Mobile Commons

One such example of this is Sweden’s blood banks, which use text messaging to inform donors when their donation helps save a life. In order to respond to this challenge, Sweden’s blood banks have implemented a new text messaging service that alerts donors when their donation helps save a life.

3 Tools To Help You Optimize Your PhoneGap App’s Performance

Float Mobile Learning

Float''s lead developer shows to create a better user experience for your PhoneGap apps by measuring CPU usage, as well as using Safari’s remote Web inspector and the JavaScript profiler. Mobile Apps Mobile Development User Experience DevLearn javascript phonegap Safari

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Want to help Japan? Send a text message.

Mobile Commons

First the earthquake, then the tsunami and now the reports of a nuclear disaster at Fukushima mean that the people in Japan need all the help they can get to even begin recovery efforts. Thanks to mobile technology and a few of our clients, that help just became easier to give.

4 Ways Smartphones are helping People Learn a new Language

mLearning Revolution

Being a ubiquitous device in mobile learning, a smartphone has done almost all of the unthinkable, especially in helping learners master a foreign language. That said, here are effective ways in which the use of smartphones can help learners master a new language: 1.

How Augmented Reality Help People With a Visual Impairment

Float Mobile Learning

The post How Augmented Reality Help People With a Visual Impairment appeared first on Float. To be effective, visually impairment aids should enhance existing vision, augment information through context, and stimulate alternative sensory channels. Research User Experience augmented reality blindness innovations low vision sensory input visual impairment

SmokefreeMIL Helps Service Members Win The Battle Against Smoking

Mobile Commons

SmokefreeMIL, a part of the Defense Department’s “ Quit Tobacco – Make Everyone Proud ” campaign, sends service members motivational text messages that can help them bust through cravings, navigate relapses, and stay on the path toward a healthy, smokefree future.

Bookless Library BiblioTech Aims to Help Bridge Digital Divide

Float Mobile Learning

A Texas library lends only e-books, digital magazines and electronics in an effort to give more people Internet access. Industry News e-book e-reader library

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Help High School Graduates Attend College with Summer Text Message Programs

Mobile Commons

A study conducted in the summer of 2012 examines how cost-effective text messaging programs can help students, particularly those from low-income backgrounds, overcome summer melt and successfully enroll in colleges. Simplify the college enrollment process with helpful text messages.

Help Voters Get to the Polls with the Mobile Commons Polling Place Locator

Mobile Commons

To help make that task easier, Mobile Commons is excited to offer our text message polling place locator. Text Message Information Lookups Help Everyone. The post Help Voters Get to the Polls with the Mobile Commons Polling Place Locator appeared first on Mobile Commons.

4 Ways Text Messaging Helps Individuals Recovering from Addiction

Mobile Commons

Four ways text messaging can help recovering addicts. Here are four examples of SMS programs that can help individuals recover from addiction: 1) Daily Reinforcement Messaging: The road to recovery is a long one, and one that requires daily motivation.

Shine Can Help You Change Your Life Over Text Message Through On-Demand Life Coaching

Mobile Commons

Shine is helping people become their best possible selves – all over text message. The startup has launched a new on-demand life coaching service , offering subscribers individualized, full-time access to a certified coach who can help them map out a personal plan to success.

JNXYZ training site debuts

uLearning Blog

Head to JNXYZ training if I can help you in this way! Just a quick post to let readers know I have launched the beta version of a site dedicated to those who need innovative training for their staff around technology and learning.

New Studies Show that SMS Helps You Stop Smoking

Mobile Commons

Put simply, text messages help people stop smoking. The studies found that real-time texting dramatically increases the accuracy of people’s reporting, and can serve as an effective tool for helping them quit altogether. A text a day keeps the cravings away. Two new studies show that text-messaging can “measure and intervene in urges people have during smoking cessation programs.”.

Help People in Your Community Live Healthier Lifestyles with a Text Message Campaign

Mobile Commons

The campaign is a project of the National Association of Community Health Centers , an umbrella group that helps address the need of more than 9,000 community health centers across all 50 US states. Our new healthcare edition can help you achieve similar outcomes in your own communities.

CitizenshipWorks Connects Immigrants With Low-Cost Legal Help

Mobile Commons

Many more don’t know where to turn for help at all. For millions of people around the world, becoming a United States citizen is a long-held dream, the doorway to opportunity. But many immigrants find that, once they arrive on American soil, the actual process of becoming a citizen is a confusing legal morass. Many can’t afford the costly price of lawyers.

Our Mobile Commons Enroll Video Explains How Text Messaging Can Help Enroll People in Health Insurance

Mobile Commons

How can text messaging inspire people to enroll in health insurance? Well, we made a video to show you! In a country with 48 million uninsured, connecting people with reliable information and encouraging them to sign up for a health insurance plan can be a life-saving endeavor.

Text Help to Haiti

Cell Phones in Learning

Text Help Organizations: Donate $5 to Wyclef Jean's Haiti Relief Fund Text "yele" to 501501 Donate $10 to Bill Clinton's Relief Fund Text "Haiti" to 20222 Donate to $10 International Medical Corps Text "Haiti" to 85944 Donate $10 to Red Cross Text "Haiti" to 90999

Text Help to Haiti

Cell Phones in Learning

Text Help Organizations: Donate $5 to Wyclef Jean's Haiti Relief Fund Text "yele" to 501501 Donate $10 to Bill Clinton's Relief Fund Text "Haiti" to 20222 Donate to $10 International Medical Corps Text "Haiti" to 85944 Donate $10 to Red Cross Text "Haiti" to 90999

Charities Use SMS to Raise Funds and Help Tornado Victims Rebuild

Mobile Commons

In response, charities such as World Vision and Save the Children turned to SMS to raise the vital funds to help these communities. After a major disaster strikes, many people are moved to help, but they don’t know how.

Reminders to Help Your Subscribers Keep Safe & Dry

Mobile Commons

Here are a few helpful use cases and ideas to help you and your subscribers manage the storm: Send Out Reminders: Remind your subscribers in the Northeast what items they should pack in their emergency kit and to remember to stay indoors. We hope you’re staying dry, safe and out of Sandy’s way. Despite the impending storm, Mobile Commons is hard at work to make sure all our clients have the proper tools to reach their mobile subscribers on the East Coast.

National Cancer Institute’s SmokefreeTXT Helps Smokers Countdown to Quitting

Mobile Commons

We’ve been seeing a lot recently how tremendously successful text messages are as a tool for helping smokers quit. The program works like a 14-day countdown to quitting, followed with six weeks of encouraging messages to help quitters follow through. The system even follows up months later to check on the user’s smokefree status and offers any extra help they need.

The Single Biggest Myth about Mobile Learning [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

Furthermore, all the talk about mLearning has helped raise awareness and has answered the question, ‘ why should I care about mobile ?’ “Inspiration Exists but it has to Find You Working” – Pablo Picasso.

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Help Spread the Message- Scholarship Fund

mLearning World

You can find more information on this scholarship fund on our Facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/WestRuskScholarships Please "Like" and "Share" this page to help get the word out. - Please share our story and the Facebook page to help not just our community hear about this and possibly help, but the entire world.

Help for busy Educators: Posterous

uLearning Blog

The wonderful, ever faster pace of technological change does have its downsides, especially for already busy educators.

Introducing: mLearning Design Training [6-hr Workshop with RJ Jacquez]

mLearning Revolution

UPDATE : If you are interested in helping me promote this training, I have created an affiliate program HERE. I thank you in advance if you choose to help me promote this event.

5 Reasons Why Performance Support & Mobile Is A Match Made In Heaven!

Upside Learning

While managing training is unarguably a huge challenge to ensure everyone performs in line with the company’s goals, it is the period after the training is over, where employees need support and training cannot really help at that point. It cannot help because arranging for training cannot be done real-time and has a lot of […].

Mobile Learning – A Quick Start Guide: Get The Free eBook

Upside Learning

This eBook called ‘Mobile Learning – A Quick Start Guide’ can help you understand when to use, how to design, develop and implement mLearning in a way that works for your organization. We have been saying it over and over again – mobile learning is here to stay!

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From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

mLearning Revolution

Don’t get me wrong, I do think that existing eLearning tools do exactly what they were designed to do, namely help us rapidly develop eLearning courses for the desktop.

8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

Existing eLearning development tools do exactly what they were designed to do, namely help us rapidly develop eLearning courses for the desktop. 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile!

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

mLearning Revolution

I actually think that Adobe, by embracing Responsive Design principles in Captivate 8, is going in a better mobile learning direction, because it helps users design flexible and fluid m-Learning, that can be consumed on desktops, tablets and smartphones, without the need of installing an extra app.

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Technology can help every learner

uLearning Blog

Step one of course is to know what these needs are - technology helps in the collation and storage/accessing diagnostic data immensely. As a learning Intervention and Support teacher, my adventures in technology have already shown me just how powerful digital technology can be in enabling differentiated learning. This is where curriculum and learning experiences are modified and made specific to individuals learning needs.

Mandalay Bay Uses SMS to Help Book Their Guests

Mobile Commons

They’re helping guests book their hotel stays over text. The post Mandalay Bay Uses SMS to Help Book Their Guests appeared first on Mobile Commons. We wrote yesterday that hotels are using text messages to connect their guests with amenities.

How SMS Helps Keep College Students Healthy

Mobile Commons

Furthermore, it’s surfacing as the most effective tools available to the healthcare industry in helping people stay on top of their health. These two factors make text messaging the perfect choice for helping college students take charge of their own well being.

5 Factors to Consider While Choosing an App Type for Learning

Upside Learning

’ We believe the below mentioned factors can help you in selecting the […]. Today, there’s an app for just about anything; from shopping to news to games, learning and beyond! And there are different types of apps that you can create – native, hybrid, or web. ‘Which of these is the right app type for you?’

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