Infographics for Social Media

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Five social networking and social media infographics that have application to mobile learning: both within an organization and between a company and it’s clients from CreativeFan’s list of 60 great infographics for social media.

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Social Network Storage: Search and Retrieval Doesn’t Have to Stink

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Social networking is cool, but it doesn't let you search very easily. Find out why Tappestry helps you store and categorize content for later retrieval. Search Tappestry Tin Can social media social search Tin Can API

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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.

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Social, mobile and hackathons…converging or diverging ideation?

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5 Tips for Social Networking. How the world’s foremost management experts are reinventing management using social software. What do finalists for the Harvard Business Review/McKinsey M-prize for Management Innovation and the Management Innovation eXchange have to do with enterprise social networking ? The Hackathon supports collective work over individual contribution, bringing management experts from far-flung locations together in a social community.

Remembering the Social Contexts of Learning

The Mobile Learner

Allow me to state right here that I continue to be an advocate for increased use of technological tools to help teachers teach and to help kids learn. Education is highly social and highly political.

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Coming Up! Social Media for Nonprofits in San Francisco

Mobile Commons

As a proud partner of Social Media for Nonprofits (SM4NP) , we’re looking forward to sponsoring our third conference in San Francisco on November 16, 2015. Leveraging Social Media for Advocacy and Awareness.

How Text Messaging Helps Relieve Pain in Chronic Patients

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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. Can text messaging provide social support to patients? That’s why text messaging is so helpful.

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Texting Networks Bring Anonymous Help to Troubled Teens

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It makes sense then, that a program aimed at teens challenged by behavioral health issues would offer a way for them to seek help via text message. A local effort to help youths in distress. ” Across the country, more people are turning to texting to seek help for their problems.

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Social Studies by Cell Phone.

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I also think the mobile options may help get younger voters more interested in politics and voting! In a time and place where it is difficult to get secondary students interested in news other than Paris Hilton, the mobile feeds may help engage today's students in the 21st century national and international political news. I am a bit of a "presidential 08" junkie.

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Social Studies by Cell Phone.

Cell Phones in Learning

I also think the mobile options may help get younger voters more interested in politics and voting! In a time and place where it is difficult to get secondary students interested in news other than Paris Hilton, the mobile feeds may help engage today's students in the 21st century national and international political news I am a bit of a "presidential 08" junkie.

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My New Book: Help Your Child Learn with Cell Phones Coming in JUNE!

Cell Phones in Learning

Coming out this June, my new book for parents " Help Your Child Learn with Cell Phones "! This book is for parents, grandparents, and educators who are interested in helping their children learn how to use their cell phone as a productive tool for learning.

Press Release: CHAMPIONS – A Framework for Improving Worker Performance Through Emerging Technology

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The framework helps organizations increase productivity by blending technological innovation with human performance. Press CHAMPIONS context innovations mobile affordances personal use social

The President’s “Blackberry”… this should help

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It sounds like the President is using this more as a social networking device than a hard-core business phone. But having a world leader touting the benefits of his mobile device helps us to see that mobiles are truly powerful and have different capabilities which are useful for serious business. Our President now has a mobile device. Based on the article from CNET , It appears as though this device is actually NOT a Blackberry.

Mobile Commons Enjoys Its Role at the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference

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This past June, Mobile Commons was a proud sponsor of the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference that took place in Washington, D.C. How Mobile Commons represented the mobile sector at the Social Media for Nonprofits Conference.

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

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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.

MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism

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How can mobile networked devices be used for social change, politics, and expression? techniques be applied to help to organize people, gather information, and enable collective action to stop global warming? I just read an interesting post on MobileActive.

MIT Introduces First Graduate Course on Mobile Phones for Social Activism

Cell Phones in Learning

How can mobile networked devices be used for social change, politics, and expression? techniques be applied to help to organize people, gather information, and enable collective action to stop global warming? I just read an interesting post on MobileActive.

The Mobile Learning Edge: Table of Contents

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Learning by Communicating, Interacting, and Networking 127 Network Science 129 Collaboration and Community 131 Mobile Games, Simulations, and Virtual Worlds 133 Mentoring, Support, and Cognitive Apprenticeships 139 Text Messaging 140 Personal Media Production 143 Social Media 144 7.

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

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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.

WWF Uses Text Messaging to Help Celebrate the 10 Year Anniversary of Earth Hour

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Engaging Advocates Over Social Media, Email and SMS The week before Earth Hour, WWF sent an email to their advocates to inform them that Earth Hour was coming soon, and to encourage them to sign up for text message updates and reminders.

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Mobile Commons Helps Prostate Cancer Patients With Text Care – A Press Roundup

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Here are some of the press mentions, news stories, and social media pings that have spread the word about PROST8CARE. Social Media Posts. Staying healthy as you fight prostate cancer has just become a little easier.

Join Do Something’s Scavenger Hunt for Social Change

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On that note, the stars of the hit show Community are helping spread the word : Do Something has a history of innovation in using the Mobile Commons platform to engage teens in improving their communities. On July 11th, Do Something will launch its first-ever text message scavenger hunt. The mission? Saving the world in 11 days.

Obama Tech Team Turns to SMS to Help Inauguration Attendees Navigate the National Mall

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Want to know how to National Mall during the busiest social event of the quadrennium? During the most recent inaugural ceremony, the president’s re-election campaign used text messaging to help the attendees navigate the crowds and the crush at the National Mall.

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From David Hockney to Photosynth: applications that build on social media content

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It is an application that builds on the result of social media applications that all of us help build together. He combined detail with vast spaces in such a way the viewer could not help but get emotionally involved in the photo collage.

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

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Secretary of State Vince Cable described EMA as 'enormously wasteful' Well, it helps poor people with the objective of trying to equalise opportunity, so why would this government want to fund it? ' 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. Some observations on yesterday's news.

Click, Click, Ring, Ring: The New Sound of American Education? | TakePart Social Action Network™

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Apparently, Qualcomm (a company that makes chips for cellphones) paid $1 million to fund a study in North Carolina where 9th and 10th graders were given special cellphones with programs to help them in algebra. blog films An Inconvenient Truth Angels in the Dust Casino Jack: The United States of Money Casino Jack: Citizen Lobbyist Charlie Wilsons War Chicago 10 Chicago 10: Citizen Summits Darfur Now Food, Inc.

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

NotePods – Audio/iPod text study guides | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact NotePods – Audio/iPod text study guides 9 10 2006 “InterLingua Educational Publishing today launched NotePods , its collection of audio downloads for iPods and other MP3 players designed to help students with exams as well as term papers… available for [US] $1.99

Reports on Mobile Learning, Mobile Life, and Mobile Youth | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Reports on Mobile Learning, Mobile Life, and Mobile Youth 3 10 2006 Some recently published primary research papers that help to inform mobile learning approaches and mobile learning policy: From the E-Learning Guild, their report on m-learning , published in August this year.

mLearning is Bigger than Mobile Devices. The “m” is for Multiscreen.

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All of these things are important because they will help us cross the big chasm that exists between the PC paradigm and the new mobile paradigm. Let me know your thoughts and if you like this post, please share with your friends on Social Media.

July Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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July 1, 2011 to July 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. July 25, 2011 This American Life Asks Listeners to Text To Donate , July 25, 2011 Even More Secure Access to Accounts , July 19, 2011 Cuts to Social Security?

May Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

Parent's Fears about Cell Phones and their Children are Exaggerated According to Duke Study, Yet both Parents and Children are Distracted by Devices

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A study conducted by Duke University , found that the many fears parents have about their children losing face-to-face social abilities is unfounded. Thus, teenagers continue to do what they have always done, they are just adding-in technology as a piece of their everyday social experiences.

Mobile Enables Informal Learning

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70:20:10 is the most common framework used to help understand informal learning. You can at best support it by providing an environment, which helps informal learning happen. The second column ‘Social’ is about leveraging social networks and tools to learn from each other.

The New Articulate Storyline iPad App and mLearning [VIDEOS]

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Mayra Aixa Villar: As Instructional Designers, every day, we look for that spark of inspiration that can help us design our next eLearning project.

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

mLearning Revolution

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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Using Mobile Devices to Increase Community Engagement

The Mobile Learner

After blogging about the use of mobile devices from the perspective of classroom instruction and student learning for over five years, I now find myself considering how these same tools that can be used to help students learn can also be used to strengthen the home-school connection.

Global Mobile Awards

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The programme aims to give kids – particularly the underprivileged and the digitally disconnected – access to e-learning tools and smart connected devices in order to help close the digital divide and ensure equality of education opportunity.

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The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

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Importing Adobe Illustrator Smart Objects into Adobe Captivate [VIDEO]

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Below is a video I recorded and published last week on the topic of importing Adobe Illustrator smart objects into Adobe Captivate 5 with the help of Photoshop.

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6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

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When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy. Experience suggests that mlearning works best in enhancing the social, informal, just-in-time, and performance support solutions/initiatives.

Tappestry: Kicking the Informal Learning (Tin) Can

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Tappestry is positioned as the first social network designed specifically for learning. The fact that organizations can keep records of these informal activities will also help to increase their visibility and importance. A review by Jessica Knox.

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

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Today’s mobile devices move beyond merely providing access but to actively helping and supporting us at work and at home. Any learning that can help it is immediately effective. It’s your informal & social learning hub if you like.