6 Trends in Rapid eLearning Tools to watch in 2012

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Since it’s still January and people are blogging about trends or predictions for the new year, I thought I’d share some areas I believe Rapid eLearning Vendors should focus on in 2012 in order to stay ahead of the curve or worse, have a small startup eat their lunch.

5 Key Mobile Learning Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2013 Internet Trends Report [Slides]

mLearning Revolution

If you are a Learning Professional, who needs to convince stakeholders about the importance of mobile learning, one way is to bombard them with mobile statistics, and there’s no better source than the annual Internet Trends Report presented by Mary Meeker.

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Emerging trends in education and mobile learning

Steve Vosloo

At the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week 2014 I sat on a panel titled Emerging Trends and New Technology – considered in the context of mobile learning. Note: The issue of Emerging Trends and New Technology begs the question: for who? Developed country trends are very different from developing country trends. Overlapping of education trends and mobile-enabled opportunities. Mobile learning itself is a trend.

Current trends in Learning Technologies: a bluffer's guide

moblearn

Have a look at our quick guide to the top trends in Learning Technology. Mobile Learning: Much hyped, only moderately understood. Mobile learning is a term used when mobile devices are woven into a learning, or training scenario.

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

Trawling through my feeds across various social media, I’ve been noticing a spurt in the number of discussions around the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) movement. They have understood the usefulness and the power of the devices that they use, and want to leverage them at the workplace as well.

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

mLearning Revolution

2012 has been an amazing year for mobile! This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. With that said, here are 8 things I believe we must do in 2013 to leverage mobile and advance mobile learning: 1.

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Workers Favoring Mobile Devices Over Laptops

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I stumbled onto an article from the Wall Street Journal called “Time to Leave the Laptop Behind&# and found some interesting information about trends in employee preferences while traveling. 52% of the 1400 respondents said they could see themselves using their smart phone as their only computing device (if manufacturers continue to improve those devices). Many of us look at our mobile device as a window onto the web, in the same way we look at our PCs.

Introducing a new Podcast: This Week in #mLearning [Episode 1: The new iPad and Mobile Learning]

mLearning Revolution

I’m am extremely excited to introduce a brand new weekly Podcast entitled ‘This Week in Mobile Learning” with my friend and co-host Robert Gadd. Each week Robert and I will discuss various trending topics and their impact on mobile learning, including the state of mobile in general, mobile devices, HTML5, Adobe Flash, Responsive Web Design, Rapid Development tools, especially as they begin making the shift from desktop to mobile, mobile apps, video, Education and more.

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

mLearning Revolution

When comparing the two big players in the rapid eLearning market, Articulate and Adobe, they approach mobile learning design very differently. They have a good app called Articulate Mobile Player, which initially was only available for the iPad and now is also available for Android Tablets.

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From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

mLearning Revolution

No, the future of eLearning and Learning in general is Mobile Learning or better yet Multiscreen Learning , either way we can abbreviate it as m Learning. Mobile Challenges. Every new computing paradigm has challenges and the new mobile revolution is no different.

The Future Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Last week Amit and I made a small presentation to the Mobile Learning MOOC (MobiMOOC) about the possibilities in the future of mobile learning. It goes without saying the future of learning is mobile. In fact, the future of computing itself is mobile.

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is a relatively new domain and is rapidly evolving as well, which makes its implementation a not so easy task. When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy. Are they ready to learn on the mobile?

Book Review: Designing mLearning: tapping into the mobile revolution for organizational performance, by Clark Quinn

Mobile Learning Edge

The past six months has seen the publication of three new books on mobile learning. First, there was Mobile Learning: structures, agency, practices by Norbert Pachler, Ben Bachmair, John Cook, and Gunther Kress (Eds.)

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning has been on the horizon for a long time but has met with scepticism and technical constraints in its early days. Now, even though bandwidths have improved and devices have become more capable, mobile learning is still struggling to take off. Understanding Mobile.

Wave Riding Theory - a fresh look at learning technology adoption

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Is there a gap between mobile learning theory, and practice? How should teachers decide which approaches, technologies, or approaches to adopt with their mobile learning? We used this surfing-metaphor to look at various aspects of mobile learning, to extract our key advice.

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

mLearning Revolution

There’s nothing in there that addresses real solutions for today’s trending topics, such as Cloud computing, Mobile Learning, Responsive Design, Adaptive publishing, Mobile Apps, etc. Note the scroll bars needed for all devices except for the iPad in landscape mode.

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March Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning March 1, 2011 to March 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Getting Started With Mobile Learning? March 28, 2011 Is Mobile Learning A Reality Now?

This Week in mLearning Podcast – Episode 6 – Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

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3- Benefits and drawbacks of this trend. 5- How BYOD world relates to native apps and mobile web apps. 9- Webinar “ Learning Interactions On Mobile Devices. Mobile Learning Podcast BYOD mLearning 1- Highlights of the week. a- Facebook went public. b- Some comments on #Talktech and its interesting approach to Twitter chats. c- Next week, a team from Project Tin Can will be the first guests of “This Week in mLearning.”.

5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

As per data published by Good Technology in their Good Technology Device Activations Report | Q1 2012 , the iPad 2 averaged 17.7 The only two devices to do better than the iPads were the iPhone 4s and the iPhone4.

ASTD Webcast On New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

Regular readers of this blog will be aware that we recently supported ASTD research on Mobile Learning , a report around that was released in May 2012. Kevin believes it’s the tablets that have really got mobile learning started. Is mobile learning really happening?

HTML5 – New Opportunities for Mobile Authoring

Mobile Learning Edge

One of the purposes of this blog is to update the information in The Mobile Learning Edge. Bill Brandon, the editor, notes in the article that a more up to date list of tools appears in the eLearning Guild’s publication, the 2011 Mobile Learning: Landscape and Trends Report.).

mLearning-World.com: Learning with Mobile Devices, Whats the Best Way?- From the eLearning Queen

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, September 18, 2006 Learning with Mobile Devices, Whats the Best Way?- While it is true that one of the key benefits of mobile learning is the convenience, perhaps the most overlooked aspect is cognitive receptivity. The mobile learning device (mp3 player, pda, video player, laptop, smartphone, etc.), From mLearnopedia: April - June Hot List: Mobile L.

Relevant Science: "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges"

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Friday, March 26, 2010 "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges" 1 10:21 Edweek Producer: Jennifer: Todays chat, "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges," sponsored by CDW-G is open for questions. PC, laptop, mobile all go hand in hand (no pun intended).

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. 2011 proved to be another year more focused on the pilot project rather than the production deployment for enterprise mobile learning solutions.

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Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

mLearning Trends

Here on the last day of the year, I offer my predications for the big and shaping trends we’ll see in the enterprise mobile learning space for 2012. 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.

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

mLearning Revolution

I recently had a number of epiphanies on mobile when I purchased a Windows 8 Samsung Ultrabook, touch-enabled laptop. My point with all these trends is that they will help expedite the adoption of mobile learning everywhere.

Our 2013 Mantra for #mLearning: Simplify, Simplify, Simplify [Lessons from LinkedIn]

mLearning Revolution

Don’t look now, but there’s a revolution happening everywhere driven primarily by the rise of mobile. Virtually every process and every product is being “ reimagined ” because of mobile. Mobile Learning featured mobile mobile-first

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

As 2012 draws to a close, its time to evaluate how in focus my lens on the future of enterprise mobile learning proved to be this past year and how many of my year ago predictions hit their targets. Prediction #1 - Mobile Learning Goes Mainstream.

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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. According to Phys.org, Apple’s iPhone line leads this trend, even the budget-friendly iPhone 5C.

mLearning Trends: My "Top Ten List" for Mobile Learning News in 2009

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mLearning Trends Personal blog of Robert Gadd, an mlearning solution designer and gadget techie/junkie. Robert is President & Chief Mobile Officer for OnPoint Digital, a Georgia-based ISV developing online and mobile learning solutions for the enterprise. Sunday, January 3, 2010 My "Top Ten List" for Mobile Learning News in 2009 I was recently asked by one of our strategic partners to offer my "Top Ten List" of the most significant events (e.g.,

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mLearning-World.com: 480 x 320 is the new 1024 x 768 (From Clark Quinns Learnlets Blog)

mLearning World

The iPhone has really raised the bar for mobile web browsing, and most mobile devices will soon have high quality browsing even if the screen remains small. Already there are blogging tools for phones/mobile devices, and wikis are just web pages, etc.

Mobile Learning: A 5th Reading List

The Mobile Learner

Here are 10 of the more recent articles and blog posts that I have read concerning mobile learning. 1) 10 Reasons to Ban Pens and Pencils in the Class – A blog post that turns the criticisms applied to mobile devices on their heads by applying them to the ageless tools of the traditional classroom – Pens and Pencils. Mobile Technologies and Young Children – An article on the use of mobile technologies by very young children.

Mobile Learning: A 5th Reading List

The Mobile Learner

Here are 10 of the more recent articles and blog posts that I have read concerning mobile learning. 1) 10 Reasons to Ban Pens and Pencils in the Class – A blog post that turns the criticisms applied to mobile devices on their heads by applying them to the ageless tools of the traditional classroom – Pens and Pencils. Mobile Technologies and Young Children – An article on the use of mobile technologies by very young children.

Five Mobile Learning Implementation Tips | Upside Learning Blog

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This blog is about innovation, design, development, and trends in the Learning Solutions domain. These are five tips I give customers who are setting about implementing some form of mobile learning, even if it is the smallest component in a blended solution.

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mLearning-World.com: IADIS Mobile Learning 2007: Call for Papers

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Tuesday, January 30, 2007 IADIS Mobile Learning 2007: Call for Papers IADIS Mobile Learning 2007: Call for Papers Topics: What is Mobile Learning?

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

Mobile Commons

Carol Brugman, Marketing & Communications Specialist at Blood Systems, explained “as more people depend on mobile devices, we need to be at the forefront of changing trends and use whatever communication channel works best for donors.”.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

As we reach the first anniversary of this blog’s introduction, we thought we’d take stock and figure out how things are going by revisiting our list of predictions for enterprise mobile learning in 2010. Mobile learners will begin to expect (and demand!) A.K.A.

mLearning-World.com: Promote your mLearning Work

mLearning World

skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, February 05, 2007 Promote your mLearning Work H as your organization developed a training program specifically to push to mobile devices such as mobile phones or iPods ?

Mobiles, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing Merge — MobileBeyond

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MobileBeyond The Future of Mobile Communications Home About MobileBeyond Contact MB Subscribe The Day Mobiles, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing Merged February 23, 2010 Neural Net The day started like any other, sun rising, Earth spinning, Moon in orbit.

5 Reasons You Should Check Out Upside2Go’s New Version

Upside Learning

It has everything that an organization desires in a mLearning platform for reaching out to its mobile workforce. complaint courses on mobile devices has been one of the key requirements of training administrators. 3.Better Device Space Management.