From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

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However unlike some people who think that things like the price tag of a mobile device or its battery are holding mobile learning back from full adoption, I’m convinced technology has little to do with what’s holding us back from crossing the chasm. Lack of mLearning Tools.

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

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Understand the mobile learning landscape, technologies and tools. Making a business case for mLearning. Hands-on workshop exercises. * mLearning Opportunities and Challenges. mLearning lessons from mobile apps. Pros and Cons of native apps vs. mobile web for mLearning.

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MLearning and a Global Workforce

Mobile Learning Edge

The need of the hour is —technology that enables organizations to distribute “just-in-time” updates that are both targeted and tracked. Industry Learning TechnologiesUpSide Learning blogger Aneesh Bhat suggested this week that to remain competitive, companies must increase their agility in the informational and educational support they provide their employees.

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

mLearning Revolution

This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. Clearly there’s a strong technology shift happening now. Learn everything you can about mLearning. 2012 has been an amazing year for mobile!

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

However, HTML5, by itself, doesn't really get the job done, as far as mLearning goes, because HTML5 by itself is largely a static, one-way presentation-capable kind of. different technologies. technologies are: HTML. Combined, these three technologies make interactive e-learning.

Converting eLearning to mLearning (Presentation)

Upside Learning

“We are interested in moving to mLearning, but don’t know how.” With a dynamically evolving technology as the base, Mobile Learning involves careful consideration and […]. Mobile Learning Converting eLearning to mLearning e-Learning to m-Learning eLearning to mLearning” As an eLearning vendor, how often have you heard your clients say this, or as an organisation, have had this thought cross your mind? Quite often than not, I bet!

Using Technology to Support Struggling Readers

The Mobile Learner

This brief post provides a link to an article I found informative on the role technology can play to support struggling readers. While not a post about mobile leaning per say, it does provide food for thought on how technology in general can support teachers support struggling readers. Article: Five Reasons Readers Need Technology. Uncategorized mlearning

Using Technology to Support Struggling Readers

The Mobile Learner

This brief post provides a link to an article I found informative on the role technology can play to support struggling readers. While not a post about mobile leaning per say, it does provide food for thought on how technology in general can support teachers support struggling readers. Article: Five Reasons Readers Need Technology. Uncategorized mlearning

The Promise of True mLearning is a Tough Sell

mLearning Revolution

For the last few weeks, I have been busy delivering webinars and workshops on the topic of mobile learning, and throughout, the one question I hear constantly has to do with people asking me for mLearning examples. eLearning Mobile Learning featured Learning mindset mLearning mobile

Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning

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the learner needs to have the Flash Player installed) and thus making it an interesting challenge for our Industry to make the transition to mobile learning (mLearning), especially because of the market share that Apple commands with the iPad and the iPhone. However for a while now, I have been thinking that in some strange way this move by Apple turned out to be a great thing for all of us in eLearning and more specifically as we transition to mLearning.

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10 mLearning Lessons I Learned from reading Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski [Book Review]

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There’s so much to like about this book on the mobile-first movement, but here are 10 lessons I personally found applicable to all of us in mLearning: Lesson 1: The Future is Mobile and Mobile Learning — Hopefully you aren’t too surprised by this truth but it’s worth mentioning it.

This Week in mLearning Podcast – Episode 7 – Project Tin Can

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What this project can do for an organizational mLearning strategy? 5- Will mLearning experiences be trackable? 9- ADL has recognized the need for a SCORM that matches today’s technological challenges. Have mLearning vendors recognized that too? eLearning Interviews Mobile Learning Podcast mLearning TinCan 1- Highlights of the week. a- Google has closed its deal to acquire Motorola Mobility. b- Stats about Android activations per day.

Two new ubiquitous technologies for Education

uLearning Blog

Wanted to post about two new technologies I am exploring for their ubiquitous impact on technology that I wanted to share… Both are currently being deployed, but as it is very early days, especially for Education, the ultimate uses of them in a learning context are yet to be defined.

Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

Upside Learning

Collaboration is another area where mobile technology can enhance and support performance and learning. Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Technology Mobile Learning Tips

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

While I haven’t blogged in a while, I continue trawling through my RSS feeds, seeing more and more references to mobile learning, mlearning, performance support, ‘just-in-time’ and so many other terms that make sense in that context. Reports About Or Related To mLearning, Mobile Learning.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

mLearning Trends

As in the past, this year’s list includes predictions across a gamut of new technologies, consumer/buyer trends plus a few anticipated seismic shifts in the world of business that should collectively reshape the landscape for the adoption and accelerated growth of mobile learning for businesses. Whatever it is, this one is music to my ears after many years of toiling away to make mLearning a reality for the enterprise. Gamification Accelerates mLearning Adoption.

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Here’s how Adobe Captivate 6 could have been a Game-Changer for mLearning

mLearning Revolution

The idea that I can get all of this great technology from Adobe for $29.99 In my years working for Adobe and Macromedia, one thing I learned was the importance of leveraging technologies from various products across the rest of the company. True mLearning a la Dreamweaver CS6.

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

mLearning Revolution

In a previous post entitled The “m” in mLearning means More , I made a case for why I believe mobile learning has vastly more potential than eLearning, in no small part because of all the sensor superpowers built into mobile devices. mLearning is bigger than mobile devices.

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mLearning Demand Is Growing

Upside Learning

We have been interacting with a number of clients, understanding their requirements and discussing possible learning solutions, and one thing that stands out in these discussions is the surge in the demand for mLearning solutions. We see exciting times for mlearning ahead.

The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

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What a difference three short years make in technology. The sooner we embrace this truth and rally around tools and technologies that can enable us to deliver compelling learning experiences across multiple devices anytime and anywhere, the better off we will be as an industry.

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In Training.

Mobile Learning Edge

So what can you do if you are new to the shoe or the technology? . You may not be a convert to the new shoe or the modality/technology but information seeking is always good. How-to Learning Technologies Learning Theories Uncategorized Blended Learning mlearning Mobile Learning planning mobile learningI love to run. Yet, I have suffered injuries so I am cautious and curious about any fads as I train. The new fad is the “barefoot&# running shoe.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

mLearning Engagements Expand. Mobile Apps Become Essential to Enterprise mLearning. There’s no denying the power and reach of social networking in the technology space but we remain convinced that PUBLIC SOCIAL sites like Facebook , Linkedin , Twitter , Flickr and YouTube all have diminished value as part of an enterprise learning community when compared with the various PRIVATE SOCIAL sites and applications now available.

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Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning mLearning mLearning Solution Mobile Learning Solution Mobile Learning Solutions Mobile Learning Technology Upside2GoIn an earlier blog post, I had written about how Microlearning is changing the face of learning at the workplace.

The Future Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

We’d like to share what we presented because it encapsulates technologies that will impact/affect the future of mobile learning and learning in general, readers of this blog will probably find it of special interest. Mobile Learning Corporate mLearning Future of Mobile Learning mLearning

Are MOOCs the technology to break the Education Cartel?

uLearning Blog

But that’s where technology turned. He quotes Chris Dixon’s remarkable idea that just as in the previous four technological revolutions, we are at the stage where new tech is replacing traditional jobs before new digital industries that will appear have had a chance to create new ones.

Mobile Learning Considerations – Native Apps or Web Apps

Upside Learning

High end (rich) applications can be developed if HTML5/CSS3 technology is used for development, which also enable use of audio, video and animation within the application. Tags: Mobile Learning Frameworks mLearning mLearning Technology

Mobile Usage Among The Youth

Upside Learning

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mLearning: Moving Beyond the App

The Mobile Learner

Using apps on mobile devices to reinforce learning at the end of the learning cycle is not a transformative use of the technology. 21C apps mlearning mobilelearning Apps are the foundation of all mobile platforms. The explosion in the use of mobile devices, especially smart phones, is the direct result of two factors. The first factor is the design and manufacture of hand held devices that are small, yet powerful enough to act as mini computers.

mLearning: Moving Beyond the App

The Mobile Learner

Using apps on mobile devices to reinforce learning at the end of the learning cycle is not a transformative use of the technology. 21C apps mlearning mobilelearning Apps are the foundation of all mobile platforms. The explosion in the use of mobile devices, especially smart phones, is the direct result of two factors. The first factor is the design and manufacture of hand held devices that are small, yet powerful enough to act as mini computers.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

Whatever it is, this one is music to my ears after many years of toiling away to make mLearning a reality for the enterprise. Prediction #5 - Gamification Accelerates mLearning Adoption.

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Basic mLearning with BlackBerries

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I’ll assume you… Have done up-front analysis and determined your organization has a need that can be addressed by mobile learning (mLearning). Tags: technology InstructionalDesign Tools Learning MobileLearning mLearning eLearning Training Blackberry Development Blackberries Design I’ve spent the past few weeks figuring out how to design and deploy content that can be accessed on BlackBerry phones.

Upside2Go – Changing The Game

Upside Learning

PM (local time) by Amit Gautam, Director of Technology Solutions at Upside Learning. Mobile Learning Upside Learning mLearning mLearning Solution Mobile Learning Solution Mobile Learning Solutions Mobile Learning Technology Upside2Go

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Taking mLearning to the Gridiron?

Float Mobile Learning

Mobile Technology Security StrategyIn the lead up to the Super Bowl, I saw this interview discussing the possibility of NFL teams considering replacing their traditional playbooks with iPads or other tablets. As soon [.].

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

Myriad number of operating platforms, device types and variations in supported technologies make it difficult (and at times impractical) to create a unified solution which works well across the board. Still fast moving in terms of technologies. Early stage technology curve.

Some Thoughts On Tablet Learning (aka Elearning On iPads)

Upside Learning

It’s not the same as mLearning. Given that the iPad is intended to be a mobile device it is easy to call any learning happening on it to be mlearning. By accepting elearning on iPads is the same as mlearning we’re definitely setting the bar too low.

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

mLearning Revolution

I’m feeling refreshed and ready for round two with new ideas for my blog, books, courses on mLearning, presentations, and excited to take on a new projects for organizations looking to mobilize their learning. Mobile Learning eLearning featured mLearning mobile

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Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are Your Targeting?

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning Developing Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Technology Mobile OS SalesWhen you are getting started with mobile learning one of the decision you’ll have to make is which device(s) to target. In a SWOT Analysis of Mobile Learning we posted earlier this week, we listed this as one of the weaknesses of mobile learning as it stands today. Fragmented market and no real common development platform make this a serious hindrance to mobile learning adoption.

Top 10 Ways People Are Using Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Many companies know that there are efficiencies to be achieved through an effectively deployed mLearning strategy. Yet the question I’m asked most frequently is – how are your clients leveraging mobile learning technology? […]. Clearly there is plenty of buzz out there around mobile learning. In my role, I field multiple inquiries on a weekly basis.

The mLearning Bullet Train

Float Mobile Learning

When those of us at Float are interacting with colleagues or clients and talking about the impact of mobile learning we often comment that the change from eLearning to mLearning [.]. iOS Mobile Technology

The New Adobe Captivate 7 Marches Backwards into the Future [Review]

mLearning Revolution

Having said that, I cannot recommend this version of Captivate nor would I recommend relying on Adobe as the future vendor that can deliver innovating and breakthrough eLearning and mLearning experiences for the 21st Century. eLearning Mobile Learning Captivate featured mLearnCon mLearning

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