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Float Mobile Learning

With the question of who exactly is interested in mobile learning, in the back of our mind, Float decided to get down to the bottom of things.

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Contextual Technologies Make Learning Relevant Again

Float Mobile Learning

Industry News Mobile Apps Research learning theory mLearnCon mobile learning mobile technology performance support symposiumThe first cluster in CHAMPIONS is Contextual. What exactly does this mean? Dorsey Dixon gives us an answer in his latest blog post.

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The Top 10 Industries Interested in Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

Have you ever wondered what industries are interested in mobile learning? Have you been curious if the industry you work in is currently working toward or seeking information on mobile learning? Since 2010, Float has been writing, publishing and sharing information about mobile learning with the entire … The post The Top 10 Industries Interested in Mobile Learning appeared first on Float.

How Can the Telecommunications Industry Benefit from Mobile Learning?

Float Mobile Learning

With the question of who exactly is interested in mobile learning, in the back of our mind, Float decided to get down to the bottom of things.

How Can Retail Industries Benefit from Mobile Learning?

Float Mobile Learning

With the question of who exactly is interested in mobile learning, in the back of our mind, Float decided to get down to the bottom of things.

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Top 5 Ways Companies Are Using Mobile Learning Technology

Upside Learning

If engaged in the learning industry long enough, you gain a keen understanding and appreciation for the direction that learning is headed. Mobile Learning Developing Mobile Learning eLearning on mobile And occasionally you have the opportunity to witness a genuine ‘tipping point’ in the industry – the adoption of a new approach that delivers meaningful value for those who must perform at the […].

SMS for Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

SMS for mobile learning. In the last post , I talked about some ways that you could use voice in mobile learning. I’m going to attempt to show some ways that you could use SMS or text messaging for mobile learning.

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Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

Upside Learning

Find a problem with learning or performance first , think about learning next, and mobile learning last. Look for a learning/performance problem and analyze carefully if mobile learning is a possible solution and not the other way round.

Future Mobile Learning

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

Last week in a workshop on mobile learning I was looking for something interesting in that difficult time right after lunch. So I decided to talk about where mobile is going and thus additional opportunities for mobile learning.

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The Unique Affordances of Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

With more than 20 unique affordances, mobile learning designers and developers should work toward understanding the potentially complex possibilities available to them.

Mobile Learning Pitfalls To Avoid – Presentation

Upside Learning

Mobile technology, having seeped into popular culture, is now finding widespread acceptance as a learning tool in the workplace as well. According to Towards Maturity’s In-focus report titled Mobile Learning in the Workplace, 2013 was the year when mLearning became the norm rather than the exception; with seven out of ten businesses now adopting mobile […]. Mobile Learning Mobile Learning Pitfalls Pitfalls of mobile learning

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.

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Luminosity Motion Debuts New Mobile Learning Platform

Float Mobile Learning

With more companies offering mobile learning platforms, we are entering a new stage in the technology confusion curve. Industry News Mobile Development Luminosity Learning mobile learning platforms

Mobile Learning – The Third Dimension

Upside Learning

An organization’s ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage. Cue “mobile learning” – a medium perfectly suited to “support” this. The 3rd dimension Of Blended Learning. Mobile Learning mLearning

Mobile Technology – Empowering The Workforce

Upside Learning

In an earlier blog post , Abhijit Kadle had written about a gradual but complete shift to mobile based devices for a whole host of activities, learning being just one of them. There’s no doubt about it – The future is mobile.

Mobile Learning vs. Microlearning – Is There a Difference?

Float Mobile Learning

Technology has had a profound impact on the learning industry, from its accessibility to cost effectiveness. As mentioned in a piece by the blog, eLearning industry, technology impacts learning through various ways – in allowing the user to be flexible on when and where they learn, and also through accountability of tracking their progress along … The post Mobile Learning vs. Microlearning – Is There a Difference?

New Mobile Learning Research

Upside Learning

ASTD last week released its new research report, titled ‘ Mobile Learning – Delivering Learning in a Connected World ‘, which we are very pleased to have sponsored. Mobile learning enhances the learning function through performance support.

Budgeting for Social & Mobile Learning in a BYOD Environment

Float Mobile Learning

Featured Newsletter Tin Can ASTD Mobile Learning Certificate ASTD TechKnowledge 2013 bring your own device bring your own technology budgeting for mobile learning budgeting for social learning byod BYOT Experience API Sandbox Tin Can API Training Conference 2013Our latest white paper looks at the factors involved.

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What Is Mobile Learning?

Upside Learning

I spent a day at the Learning Technologies show exhibition in London this week. There is a lot of talk of mobile, social, and informal learning at the vendor stalls this year. The most confused, if not misused, term seems to be mobile learning.

Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems

Upside Learning

In an earlier blog post, I had written about how Microlearning is changing the face of learning at the workplace. This post specifically talks about how a Mobile Learning Platform can be used as an effective Performance Support System. Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms.

Getting Started With Mobile Learning?

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is in the air. At Upside Learning, we have been doing a fair bit of mobile learning for more than two years now. Recently we released an innovative mobile learning platform – Upside2Go. What is Mobile Learning.

Free Mobile Learning Book

Upside Learning

The Open University of China has recently released an mLearning book called Global Mobile Learning Implementations and Trends. It has been edited by Dr. Mohamed Ally (Athabasca University) and Dr. Avgoustos Tsinakos (Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology in Greece). Mobile Learning mLearning The book is available for free online here.

Children and Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

This is a pretty in-depth report from the Joan Ganz Cooney Center on m-learning with children. Most of my attention has gone to corporate and adult mobile learning over the years, but looking through this report I can see a lot of similarities with k-12 mobile learning. Based on this report, it seems that those future adult learners will be much more acclimated to mobility and m-learning than the current generation of corporate learners (i.e.

What the Army is Doing in Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

The big idea behind the program is to leverage mobile devices to deliver information, training, performance support and even intelligence to soldiers to increase their situational awareness. As someone who works in the learning world, it’s significant when any organization with hundreds of thousands of learners decides to equip their entire workforce with mobile devices and applications.

Mobile Learning = Green Learning

Float Mobile Learning

Apps Mobile Technology education energy environment fuel consumption government green LutronReducing paper consumption in government meetings One of the areas where the iPad is gaining traction is in government meetings. Granicus announced in March a free app called iLegislate, which helps [.].

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Where to Find Case Studies on Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

You can find mobile learning case studies in several places: books and apps, awards programs, and other compilations of case studies. Industry News Mobile Strategy case studies eLearning Guild Technology adoption

Top 10 Ways People Are Using Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

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

Free Webinar: Mobile Learning Conversations Session Focuses on Rapid Development Tools in Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

It’s time for a “soft reset” in the learning community, according to several experts in the industry. “I Mobile Development Mobile Technology Webinars Mobile Learning ConversationsI think that we’re at a point that we really need to pause and [.].

What is Driving the Move to Mobile Learning?

Float Mobile Learning

The idea of mobile learning has been talked about seriously for only about 20 years, but the dream of using mobile electronic devices to communicate is at least 100 years [.]. Mobile Technology Pedagogy and Learning communication mobile learning nomophobia smartphones

The Mobile Learning Edge: Table of Contents

Mobile Learning Edge

Here is the TOC for The Mobile Learning Edge : 1. Gathering Information with Mobile Devices 105 Assessment and Evaluation 107 First-Person Documentation 114 Monitoring and Trend Tracking 117 Research and Data Collection 120 User-Generated Information and Learning Materials 124 6.

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. The reality is that we don’t like change and mobile is a new way of thinking.

Mobile Learning Jam Reflections

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

Last week in San Jose I was pleased to participate at DevLearn in the Mobile Learning Jam. For two days plus there were 15 sessions -- in addition to 9 regular conference sessions -- all about mobile learning. Tags: presentations mobile learning guild jam

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

For over two years now, we have not only just been hearing about mobile learning but also actively understanding and working on it. In last many months we have written a number of blog posts around mobile learning ranging from development tips, general examples, tips and tricks, etc.

A Model for Mobile Learning

mLearning is Good

Thanks to Judy Brown for her Hotlist where I found a new book titled, “ Mobile Learning Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training &# edited by Mohamed Ally - Athabasca University in Canada.

What Technology is Best for Performance Support?

Float Mobile Learning

A new Learning Solutions article neglects mobile learning as an EPSS, suggesting a big opportunity. Industry News Pedagogy and Learning Conrad Gottfredson EPSS Learning Solutions

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

This article was originally published in Learning Technologies 2013’s special show guide issue. Mobile Learning has been on the horizon for a long time but has met with scepticism and technical constraints in its early days. So what ails mobile learning?

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

In its Technology, Media & Telecommunications Predictions 2012 , Deloitte predicts that by the end of the year 2012, 500 million smartphones with a retail price of $100 or less will likely be in use worldwide.

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. Luckily more and more companies are now re-building their web sites using a Mobile-first mentality and a Responsive Design approach.

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Developing Mobile Learning: Which Device Are Your Targeting?

Upside Learning

When 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.

The Emergence Of Mobile Learning For Higher Education In Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

Upside Learning

With the rapid development of mobile technologies, a new style of learning, termed as mobile learning, has exploded everywhere in the world. This is now considered as an essential learning style in the future. Mobile Learning Revenue Forecast in KSA.

3 Essential Themes for Mobile Learning Systems

Upside Learning

This takes on a post I wrote several weeks ago, that spoke about four themes that will (and not five) predominate learning in the future. Learning is about content and bums-in-seats? technologies. By that I mean the inclusion of very basic semantic web technologies.

Is Mobile Learning A Reality Now?

Upside Learning

Is mobile learning becoming a reality rather than a prediction? And has this led to new generation of players emerging in the learning market place? For as mobile devices offer universal web access, there are instant opportunities to deliver content.

3 Ways Glass Could Transform Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning

Implementations Innovations Mobile Technology A Day Made of Glass augmented reality collaboration Corning Gorilla GlassEarlier this month, Corning released A Day Made of Glass 2. The opening of the video begins with a tagline that states, “Enabling a future of communication, collaboration, and connectivity.” These [.].

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