Top m-learning reports of 2012

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Links to our top m-learning reports for 2012: You know that mobile learning has hit the mainstream when the big guys start to get it … and 2012 is the year that this happened. With solid reports, and reviews from UNESCO, GSMA and other global giants, as well as a flurry from mobile consultancies across the planet! Here are a few of the best (free) reports: GSMA have a whole collection of reports , the meatiest of which is a McKinsey market report.

New Mobile Learning Research Report

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We have always believed that mobile is the future of learning and have continually strived to evolve our offerings in line with that belief. As predicted early last year, 2013 saw an explosion of mobile devices in the learning field, with tablets in particular being in the forefront of this growth. Being associated with and […]. Mobile Learning

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M-Learning Game Report

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The full 5 page report is available here. Thanks to the folks at Games, Learning + Society (GLS) in Madison, I just discovered "Experiencing the Past through the Senses: An M-Learning Game at Archaeological Parks" by Carmelo Ardito, Paolo Buono, Maria F.

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UNESCO report on mobiles for teacher support

Steve Vosloo

In the spirit of solving the twin challenges of teacher supply and teacher quality, UNESCO recently released the report Supporting teachers with mobile technology , which draws lessons from UNESCO projects implemented in Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan and Senegal between 2012 and 2014.

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

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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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UNICEF Report on Children, ICTs and Development

Steve Vosloo

Yesterday a new UNICEF report Children, ICT and Development: Capturing the potential, meeting the challenges was officially launched. I was one of the interviewees for the report. From the handy list of the report’s key messages , a few stand out for me: ICTs and development.

UNESCO report: A mobile reading revolution

Steve Vosloo

Such is the conclusion of the recently released report by UNESCO titled Reading in the Mobile Era ( infographic ). Indeed, many are funded by governments, foundations or CSI budgets (and the report’s recommendations talk to these stakeholders).

Gartner Report Names Top Enterprise Mobility Management Suites

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Enterprise mobility management is a more holistic approach than mobile device management, according to a new research report from Gartner. Industry News enterprise mobility management Gartner mam mdm mobile application management mobile device management

mLearning-World.com: eLearning Guilds Mobile Learning Research Report 2006

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * 2mLearn.mobi * mLearning World Live Wednesday, August 16, 2006 eLearning Guilds Mobile Learning Research Report 2006 The long-awaited advent of mobile learning appears finally to be upon us.

3 New Reports on Edtech for Refugees, Displaced Populations and Deprived Settings – Your Weekend Long Reads

Steve Vosloo

To help answer this question three reports on edtech for refugees , displaced populations and those living in deprived contexts have recently been published. Each report is rich in content and worth reading.

Anonymous SMS Program Allows Teens to Report Bullying at Schools

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One of the biggest problems with bullying is how uncomfortable it is for victims or witnesses to report it. Feelings of shame or fear often hinder young adults from reporting bullying to the proper authorities.

How to Report Spam

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We wanted to share our knowledge about why spam occurs, and what steps you can take to report spam to the carriers. If you receive a text from a sender you don’t know, please report it. Here are the easy steps to take to report these numbers directly to the carriers. This free spam reporting service works on all the major carriers in the United States.

2009 Horizon Report Focus on Mobile Learning

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Yesterday the New Media Center (NMC), along with EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI), released their 2009 Horizon Report. This 36-page annual report identifies Mobiles now with a time-to adoption of one year or less, from the two to three years identified in 2008. The executive report states: “Already considered as another component of the network on many campuses, mobiles continue to evolve rapidly. You can download the report here

US Mobile Learning Report from Ambient Insight

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Take a look at this report overview from the Ambient Insight US Mobile Learning Market report. There are some good numbers in the overview, so you don’t necessarily need to order the report since it’s a bit expensive. mobile learning. The overview shows the explosive growth of mobile learning from last year and well into the future. It’s finally happening.

New Report Touts Benefits of Social Learning for Individuals and Organizations

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New eLearning Guild research report lists benefits of adopting and ways to implement social learning within your organization. Pedagogy and Learning Strategy Tappestry Ben Betts eLearning Guild Jane Bozarth Jane Hart Jay Cross research social learning

New Report Reinforces Mobile Learning is Best as Performance Support

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I just read an article titled, “Smartphones Make IBM Smarter, But Not As Expected&# about IBM and Columbia University’s recent study on the behavior and effects of mobile learning within IBM. The study was very insightful, and the findings support the notion that m-Learning is currently best consumed in the form of performance support material.

NMC Horizon Report > 2013 K-12 Education Edition

Steve Vosloo

The New Media Consortium, the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN), and the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), have once again released their annual Horizon Report > 2013 K-12 Education Edition.

The 360 mLearning Report from eLearning Guild

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The 360 mLearning report from the eLearning Guild is now available to download. Unfortunately, I was unable to get the OK to release the two case studies I had prepared for the report in time for the publication, however, there are two excellent case studies included with this report: Case Study: Integrating m-Learning with a Learning Management SystemTristan Evans, president of Perago Learning Solutions, Inc.,

Deloitte Technology Trends: Inspiring Disruption Report

Steve Vosloo

Ten topics that have the opportunity to impact businesses over the next 18 to 24 months (CIOs are the primary audience for the report). All ten trends are described in the report. Deloitte Cape Town held its annual Tech Trends 2014: Inspiring Disruption event in Cape Town last week. The trends must be (1) business led, technology enabled, (2) trends and not fads and (3) have at least three examples of the concepts being adopted by, e.g. big business or government.

Reporting for Jury Duty: How SMS is Driving Civic Engagement

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The jurors got a daily text for three days before their reporting date and a final text on the morning of this date. The post Reporting for Jury Duty: How SMS is Driving Civic Engagement appeared first on Mobile Commons.

Making the classroom a playground for learning (Innovations Report)

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Playing computer games in school may sound like the kids rule the classroom. But European researchers have shown that such games can be used to boost learning.

How to Report Spam Text Messages

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We wanted to share our knowledge about why spam occurs, and what steps you can take to report spam to the carriers. If you receive a text from a sender you don’t know, please report it. Here are the easy steps to take to report these numbers directly to the carriers. This free spam reporting service works on all the major carriers in the United States.

Float Mobile Learning Research Report Shows How Mobile Agriculture Has Arrived in North America

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Morton, Ill. August 29, 2012 – Float Mobile Learning, a consulting firm that develops mobile strategies and apps for major agricultural organizations and Fortune 500 companies, has released a [.]. Featured Press Releases mAgriculture mobile agriculture mobile apps mobile learning research mobile research research

Text IRENE to 877877 to report hurricane damages

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By texting IRENE to 877877 , residents can report on damage in their area and, thanks to Ushahidi’s mapping capabilities, the reports will be plotted on a map of the city here. You can check out the map at the Irene Recover Map site and text in to report events in your own area.

By the Numbers: Pew Report Shows Texting’s Growth

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A Pew report released last month shows that texting is one of the main functions that people perform on their cell phones, behind taking pictures (and actual phone calls). Age Breakdown: Demographically, the report showed that, unsurprisingly, almost all younger people text.

Working America Helps Voters Report Problems with Mobile Messaging

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Here’s a great example of how a text message campaign can encourage supporters to become reporters – informing people about important developments right as they happen. Finally, it provided a way for individual experiences to turn into something bigger – a crowdsourced report of exactly how the new law was affecting voters.

Report says classroom walls and industrial-age schooling can go

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As reported at eSchool News recently, a new white paper from the Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21) says that while changing the curriculum, using digital pedagogies and training teachers are all important, it is the physical environment in which learning takes place that also needs urgent adjustment if the full advantages of the digital age are to be harnessed by schools.

Actual real-life teachers reporting on how iPads fit (or not) into schools

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Hi everyone – well the amount of schools looking at trialing the iPad has just exploded since the device came. There is of course a bit of ’shiny objects syndrome’ going on – but here is a series of links to some trials that are happening right now that we can all learn from: Epsom Primary – current Vic DET iPad trial school. link]. US iPad school pilot program wiki. link]. iPad in schools Q&A site. link] /. UK detailed blog of unfolding ipad trial: [link] /.

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

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A recent Pew Report shows that mobile phones are the best way to reach the vast majority of the American public. The report, entitled Digital Differences, examines the “digital divide” in Internet usage among adults in the United States.

Crowdsourced Health Reports Make a Difference in Detroit

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More and more, the way we talk about journalism is changing. Traditional print media are being joined by Google searches, whistle-blowing bloggers, and something near and dear to our hearts at Mobile Commons: crowdsourcing.

mLearning-World.com: The Learning Circuits Blog: Federation of American Scientists Bland Report on Harnessing the power of video games for learning

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Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop

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There has been considerable activity at the University of Canberra with the implementation of Apple-based systems for supporting teaching and learning.

Share Our Strength Uses Star Power to Promote their SMS Campaign on the Colbert Report

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The Hollywood star was on The Colbert Report last week promoting Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign. And while Jeff Bridges promoting your cause on the Colbert Report may be a pipe dream for many groups, every organization has its own style of media outreach.

Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop

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There has been considerable activity at the University of Canberra with the implementation of Apple-based systems for supporting teaching and learning.

Float Mobile Learning Research Report Suggests mHealth is Poised to Explode in Next Decade

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Morton, Ill. March 13, 2012 – Float Mobile Learning, a consulting firm that develops mobile strategies and apps for major healthcare organizations and Fortune 500 companies, released the final [.]. Android iOS Press Releases Research apps healthcare apps medical apps mhealth-tag mobile health

The Daily News Reports Bus Time’s Expansion into Manhattan

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Bus Time is expanding into Manhattan – and the Daily News has the story. The New York periodical interviewed MTA officials and excited commuters who are eagerly anticipating a more streamlined daily routine. “MTA Bus Time is a game changer and a service that greatly enhances our customers’ experience with bus travel,” MTA Chairman Tom Prendergast said.

EDUCAUSE Report on Undergraduate Student use of Technology

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This report provides insights into the ways in which students use, and would like to use, various technologies in their own lives and in their learning. The latest edition of “ The ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology, 2009 &# has just been released by the EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research. Some of the “m-learning&# findings across 39 institutions include: students are switching from desktop PCs (71% in 2006, down to 44% in 2009) to laptops (65.4%

MSNBC Reports: Mobile technology used as a safety tool

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Earlier today, Mobile Commons CEO Jed Alpert gave an interview on MSNBC to talk about what we’ve done to both help New Yorkers prepare for and recover from Irene. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news , world news , and news about the economy. Click here for more on how we are using technology to keep our communities safer during the hurricane. Company News Press

Experian Report: Mobile is the Best Way to Reach Consumers

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According to a recent report by Experian Marketing Services, mobile is the most effective means of initiating dialogue with consumers: “Consumers are becoming more amenable to mobile marketing and advertising,” said Bill Tancer, San Francisco-based general manager of global research for Experian Marketing Services. The Experian report emphasizes that modern SMS marketing requires mobile campaigns that transition between multiple media.

Report: 4.1 Billion Text Messages Sent Every Day

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The CTIA released its semi annual report this week: over 740 billion text messages were sent in the first half of 2009. That works out to 4.1 billion text messages sent per day in the United States! That’s billion with a “B&#. And what’s even more astonishing is that number is twice as many as last year. With so much media and marketing hype around devices like the iPhone, it’s sometimes easy to forget the true killer mobile apps: phone calls and text messaging.

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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.

Report on 2D Barcode usage – with user stories! | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact Report on 2D Barcode usage – with user stories! Report: Sydney AUC iPhone SDK Workshop Video Recording and Streaming on ALL iPhones Google Goggles will rock m-learning.