10 eBook/Audiobook Resources for Mobile Learning

The Mobile Learner

Reading this article about how ebooks will change the way we read and write inspired me to share some ebook/audiobook resources that can be utilized with mobile devices for mobile learning. 4) Manybooks.net : Contains a vast database of ebooks that can be downloaded in a variety of different formats for a variety of different media players/cell phones. 10) MobiPocket Reader : Free ebook reader for your PC, PDA and smart phone.

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Text Messaging Offers Valuable Resources During Pregnancy

Mobile Commons

But many new mothers aren’t aware of the resources available to them, and don’t participate in proper prenatal care routines as a result. Text messaging offers valuable resources during pregnancy. Good parenting begins with prenatal care.

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Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources

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One of the travails of my paper writing (still continues) was that good web resources were quite hard to find, so be spared the ordeal, this is a good place to start. The Revolution No One Noticed: Mobile Phones and Multimobile Services in Higher Education. Cell Phones in Learning. Mobile Phones as a Challenge for Learning. Related posts: Top 100 Learning Game Resources Five Myths of Mobile Learning Mobile Learning in India.

Keyword Texting! New Free Web Resources for Teachers

Cell Phones in Learning

As a result I have been looking for new FREE resources that would allow people to "opt in" and subscribe to my mass text alerts (without me having to type in everyone's phone number). ly website or via phone.

Keyword Texting! New Free Web Resources for Teachers

Cell Phones in Learning

As a result I have been looking for new FREE resources that would allow people to "opt in" and subscribe to my mass text alerts (without me having to type in everyone's phone number). ly website or via phone.

SCVNGR: Cell Phone Scavenger Hunt Builder!

Cell Phones in Learning

Thank you to Jeffrey Branzburg for pointing me towards a resource called SCVNGR. Most of the scavenger hunt type applications online only use smartphones, so it is fantastic to come across one that is more accessible (since over 60% of cell phone users still have basic phones).

5 Reasons Every Nonprofit Should Use Text Messaging [Infographic]

Mobile Commons

With mobile, you can send information straight to people’s phones and encourage them to donate to your campaign, advocate for your cause, or sign your petition. All Posts Blog Collateral Infographics Mobile Resources and Research Nonprofit npo Resources

mobile learning in africa …

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Tags: managing phones africa 3rd world blended learning on the road free resources authoring

New Pew Study Shows that Two Thirds of Americans Check their Phones Even When They’re Not Buzzing

Mobile Commons

A new Pew fact sheet shows just how addicted Americans are to their mobile phones. 67% of people check their devices for incoming messages “even when they don’t notice their phone ringing or vibrating.”. 98% of 18-49 Year Olds Have a Mobile Phone.

Updates on some Favorite Resources.

Cell Phones in Learning

A few great things have happened with some of my most often used mobile resources. While you have always been able to post videos from cell phones directly into Eyespot, now Eyespot allows you to "subscribe" through your mobile phone to other people's Eyespot accounts. Then anyone who subscribes to the Eyespot account, will immediately receive the new video post in their mobile phone. 1) Polleverywhere has gone voter friendly! :0

Updates on some Favorite Resources.

Cell Phones in Learning

A few great things have happened with some of my most often used mobile resources. While you have always been able to post videos from cell phones directly into Eyespot, now Eyespot allows you to "subscribe" through your mobile phone to other people's Eyespot accounts. Then anyone who subscribes to the Eyespot account, will immediately receive the new video post in their mobile phone. 1) Polleverywhere has gone voter friendly! :0

Mobile Learning: A Brief Reading List

The Mobile Learner

Lift the Cell Phone Ban: Hosted on the Scholastic website, this article is a plea to lift the ban on cell phones in schools and to use these devices to help students learn. From Toy to Tool: Cell Phones in Learning : Liz Kolb’s blog on using cell phones for learning. Chris Webb’s blog post with links to resources that can be used on an iPod Touch to help students learn.

mobile phones: the e-readers of choice in South Africa

moblearn

I have blogged about m-uBuntu before – a growing family of schools in South Africa who are using “cell phones” to transform how they teach. We have been out there a few times, and were very excited to hear it being reported on by “The Word”, a US radio channel who spent a while in Cape Town visiting two great mobile literacy projects there: M4Lit – Mobile Phones for Literacy. Our m-Ubuntu project in South Africa hits the news in USA!

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

mLearning Revolution

NOTE : Participants will be provided with a 100+ page PDF , which includes Slides, Hands-on Exercises, Best Practices and Resources. Examples of how Smartphones transcend beyond Phones and make our lives better.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

50+ Effective Mobile Learning Tips and Resources [PDF] – By Shelly Terrel. It’s Not eLearning On A Phone. Learning in Hand is a resource for educational technology by Tony Vincent. Mobile Motivation: Mobile Learning Resources. Others Resources.

**Announcement** New Mobile Learning Content Community Resource Available

mLearning World

Content is aggregated from sites such as Cell Phones in Learning, Golden Swamp, mLearning is Good, mLearning World , mLearnopedia, moblearn, Mobile Commons, and MobileDot.

Make your own Playstation (PSP) resources!

moblearn

This is a hot-off-the-press sneak preview. I have just seen some of our mobile learning materials running on a PSP! We have been dabbling with it for a while, but what I am looking at right now is materials, built by a non-technical author, using our Mylearning authoring tool.

Native Apps vs. Mobile Web: Pros and Cons [infographic]

mLearning Revolution

however they are more expensive to build and companies have to account for so many platforms, each with different programming languages, including iOS, Android, Windows Phone, RIM and others. I’m becoming a huge fan of infographics, they are everywhere.

Mobile Learning Guidelines - essential reading for learning leaders

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As they say in their report: This year the number of connected mobile devices, the vast majority of which are mobile phones, will surpass the world’s population for the first time in history. resources mobile in schools mobile guidelines management leadership free resources top tipsThose nice folks at UNESCO continue to champion mobile learning.

Mobile Marketing 101: Why You Need a Mobile Campaign Today

Mobile Commons

It gives you access to all 300 million Americans with mobile phones – a broader reach than any other digital media. What exactly is mobile marketing – and why should you start a campaign today?

mLearning-World.com: More Podcasting Educational Resources

mLearning World

skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Monday, October 02, 2006 More Podcasting Educational Resources My wife is a Music and Spanish teacher at a local private school and Ive been working with her for the past few months on how she can enhance her teaching through mLearning and other technology. ► 07/04 - 07/11 (3) eLearning Kindle eBook From Toy to Tool: Cell Phones in Learning: Speak U.

5 Examples of Great Mobile Calls to Action

Mobile Commons

To make it as easy as possible, the form asks for just a cell phone number and a zip code. All Posts Blog Calls to Action Inspirations Mobile Resources and Research Nonprofit npo

Pew Report Shows that Mobile Phones are the Best Way to Reach the Most People

Mobile Commons

A recent Pew Report shows that mobile phones are the best way to reach the vast majority of the American public. It show that large differences in Internet access still exist across demographic groups, and that the cellular phone is the technology owned by the largest percentage of Americans.

mLearning-World.com: Note: More mLearning resources to explore

mLearning World

skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Sunday, December 03, 2006 Note: More mLearning resources to explore QuizFaber - QuizFaber creates multiple-choice quizzes for the mobile web.

Pew Study Shows that Texting Outpaces All Other Cell Phone Functions

Mobile Commons

Today’s cell phones allow people do everything on the go: check their bank account, send emails, take photos, look up their favorite restaurants. But a recent Pew Report shows that when it comes to a phone’s various functions, users in almost every age category overwhelmingly prefer to use their phones for text messaging. The 18 – 29-year-old age group dominates, with 97% of cell phone users using their phone for SMS.

New Study Shows Texting Can Increase Sales Conversions By 328%

Mobile Commons

Our research suggests that texting can be an effective way to supplement email and phone communication channels,” the study says. All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research A new study shows that text messaging can increase your sales conversions by a staggering 328%.

Easy and Free mobile classroom website resources and ideas

Cell Phones in Learning

Both are mobile-web friendly and easy to navigate on any basic cell phone with web access (of course, check your plans for mobile web fees). I have run across two new FREE sites for developing mobile-friendly webpages. First, Mobilemo has both a free account and premium account. Mobilemo allows you to use their templates (which does include lots of options) to create your mobile website.

Easy and Free mobile classroom website resources and ideas

Cell Phones in Learning

Both are mobile-web friendly and easy to navigate on any basic cell phone with web access (of course, check your plans for mobile web fees). I have run across two new FREE sites for developing mobile-friendly webpages. First, Mobilemo has both a free account and premium account. Mobilemo allows you to use their templates (which does include lots of options) to create your mobile website.

5 Take-aways from the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week Webinar

Steve Vosloo

In his projects, mobile phones were used by students to capture data from the neighbourhood, on which the students then conducted statistical analysis for their assignments. Many countries – Nigeria, Pakistan and India were mentioned – ban mobile phones at schools.

Using Accents in SMS Text Messages

Mobile Commons

You see, there are two competing mobile phone technologies in the United States: GSM and CDMA. not sending a message that won’t show up on someone’s phone), we insist on using the most universal and ubiquitous technology everywhere, even if there are some tradeoffs. All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research Our Products Text Messages

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Best Practices for Writing Health Care Related Text Messages

Mobile Commons

Provide concrete knowledge and additional resources. Provide Access to More Information : Include a phone number or URL in your message, so users can follow up. All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research

How To Build Your Mobile List: Add a Mobile Field to Your Web Forms

Mobile Commons

In this series of posts, we’ll be discussing a few ways to use the resources you already have to build your mobile list. . Just put a place for users to enter their mobile phone number and agree that they want to sign up for mobile alerts.

UNESCO report on mobiles for teacher support

Steve Vosloo

Mobile phones appear to provide a viable means to expand access to professional development opportunities. Access to mobile phones should not be conflated with a mobile learning solution.

April Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

Best of Mobile Learning April 1, 2011 to April 30, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

How You Can Use Data Mining to Unearth Solid Gold Insights and Reach More People

Mobile Commons

When someone texts in their phone number, you essentially know their location. All Posts Blog Mobile Resources and Research Use Cases How do you use your organization’s data to reach more members?

Take A Leap Of Faith With Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

Mobile’ is a unique device that brings together the capabilities of numerous disparate devices – like a phone, a camera, an audio/ video player & recorder, a computer, eBook reader, a GPS device, a game console – all in the palm of your hand.

Mobile Learning Revolution – Round-Up Of Our Best mLearning Posts

Upside Learning

Taking a cue from a Gartner forecast about how the smart phone market could look like in 2015, this post will give you an insight into the device you should be targeting for your mLearning endeavor. Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources – Presentation.

Use Smartphones in class, say school principals

moblearn

For example, in schools that prohibit cell phones, 54% of students still report sending texts during the school day (Lenhart, 2010). Technology-enhanced instruction has the capacity to engage students deeply in their work, connect them with countless resources, and allow them to collaborate across time and space. Tirozzi, added that blocking technologies like smart phones and social networking sites takes education in the wrong direction.

Mobile phones as cultural resources for learning | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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The paper is based around two cases studies, one of “Cyrill’ in Germany, a young man who causes controversy by using his mobile phone to video the homeless at a train station and post the video online. Louise Duncan said: Mobile phones as cultural devices for learning [link] [.]

What I Learnt About Mobile Learning Design

Upside Learning

Chances are that they’re also on the move while accessing the application on their phone. Additional Resources. I recently came across a report on the Deloitte website , which estimates that global Smartphone market sales will touch 375 million by the end of 2011.