Top m-learning reports of 2012


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.

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.

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New Mobile Learning Research Report

Upside Learning

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

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.

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.

Gartner Report Names Top Enterprise Mobility Management Suites

Float Mobile Learning

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

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

Float Mobile Learning

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

Crowdsourced Health Reports Make a Difference in Detroit

Mobile Commons

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.

BeneStream Uses Text Messages to Make Health Insurance Enrollment as Simple as Texting with a Friend

Mobile Commons

Client Stories Live SMS Chat Mobile CRM Mobile Strategy & Tips Reports & Analytics Text Messaging Use CasesThere are many barriers to public benefits enrollment.

Why Patients Want Their Doctors to Embrace Digital Communication

Mobile Commons

Americans increasingly use electronic tools in nearly every other aspect of their lives,” reads one report by the Council of Accountable Physician Practices (CAPP) and the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC). “It’s Mobile Research Reports Studies Text Messaging

Environmental Scan of Text Messaging Interventions Supports SMS Applications in Healthcare

Mobile Commons

The report also found that text messaging reminders significantly improved patient compliance, specifically healthcare appointment attendance and medication adherence. In May 2014, the U.S.

Why More Money for Mobile Should Go to Text Messaging

Mobile Commons

Between mobile ads, mobile apps, and text messaging, a new report by Venture Beat claims mobile budgets for businesses is going to increase by 36% in 2015. But despite this increase, many companies report being unsatisfied with the current mobile marketing options.

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UNESCO series of mLearning working papers

uLearning Blog

Here are my thoughts on the Latin America report: - I really found the drivers, enablers and blockers section to be very useful – a simple way to communicate a lot about what the issues are. Sadly, or perhaps, to be expected, virtually all are still ‘early days’ with no results of the wider impact (apart from user numbers) reported. mlearn mobile/miniaturisation latin america mobile report research UNESCO

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Why Text Messaging is the Optimal Tool for Patient Engagement: Interactivity

Mobile Commons

Advanced Scheduling Alerts & Reminders Appointment Reminders Features Healthcare Enrollment Live SMS Chat Medication Reminders Mobile Strategy & Tips Reports & Analytics Smoking Cessation Surveys, Polls & Quizzes Text Messaging

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How to Combat Declining Email Open and Click-Through Rates

Mobile Commons

An article in the Nonprofit Times cites research from Blackbaud’s Luminate Online Report which shows that nonprofits need to take a different approach to reaching their target market. The organization reports that gifts coming via SMS usually have higher average value.

M-Learning Game Report

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

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.

The Multi-device World Is Evolving!

Upside Learning

Google was one of the first to talk about this in its 2012 report titled ‘The Multi Screen World’ However, since the publishing of the Google report, the world has changed quite a bit. It’s no secret that we live in a multi-device world. Let’s have a look at 3 key trends that indicate this […]. Mobile Learning elearning in a multi-device world Multi Screen World Multi-device World

New Report Touts Benefits of Social Learning for Individuals and Organizations

Float Mobile Learning

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

SMS to the Rescue for Customer Support

Mobile Commons

It’s easy to see why 79% of Americans report feeling frustrated with the current options available for receiving assistance. Live SMS Chat Mobile Research Reports People are all too familiar with the woes that come with customer support.

Why Text Messaging is the Optimal Tool for Patient Engagement: Reach

Mobile Commons

Appointment Reminders Features Healthcare Enrollment Medication Reminders Mobile Research Reports Smoking Cessation Text Messaging

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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. The report, entitled Digital Differences, examines the “digital divide” in Internet usage among adults in the United States.

SMS Nation: August Edition

Mobile Commons

According to the report: 68% of 18-29 year olds say that they texted “a lot” the previous day. 47% of 30-49 year olds also report texting “a lot,” and only 26% of 50-64 year olds would say the same. Industry News Mobile Research News & Updates Reports Text Messaging

Crisis Text Line Uses SMS Data Mining to Save Lives

Mobile Commons

Client Stories Fundraising Live SMS Chat Mobile CRM Mobile Research Reports & Analytics Studies Text Messaging Text messaging’s trademark is fast, efficient communication.

Three Brilliant Consumer Text Messaging Campaigns

Mobile Commons

According to a recent report by eMarket, mobile marketing spending is expected to jump 83% this year. Alerts & Reminders Industry News Reports Text Messaging

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

Reporting & Analysis of Mobile Learning: Is It Worth It? Reports About Or Related To mLearning, Mobile Learning. 2010 Horizon Report. 2011 Horizon Report. 2012 Horizon Report. Mobile Learning Is Effective – MoLeNET 2 Report.

Mobile Viruses Expanding at an Alarming Level

Mobile Learning Edge

” This quote is from the Mobile Threat Report issued by F-Secure Response Labs, a company with offices in Helsinki, Finland, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia that monitors security threats on a world-wide basis. The reason the report focuses on Android is simply because of its market share.

Current trends in Learning Technologies: a bluffer's guide


mobile friday smiles blended learning language learning trends MOOC mobimooc leadership OLPC free resources reports Do you know your MOOCs from your OERs? Are you BYOD while flipping the classroom? Have a look at our quick guide to the top trends in Learning Technology. What they are.

MobiMOOC 2011 - a summary


m-learning in USA resources pedagogy mobile mobile events guidelines management reportsThe first ever MobiMOOC (Massively online course on mobile learning) happened earlier this year. Were you there? If not, we have saved all the links, and best bits into our MobiMOOC 2011 summary. MOOCs are Massive Open Online Courses, normally free to access.

Why Text Messaging is the Optimal Tool for Patient Engagement: Personalization

Mobile Commons

Advanced Scheduling Alerts & Reminders Appointment Reminders Healthcare Enrollment Live SMS Chat Medication Reminders Mobile CRM Mobile Strategy & Tips Reports & Analytics Smoking Cessation Text Messaging A person’s health is a private and intimate affair.

Three Important Changes to Note in the New CTIA Handbook

Mobile Commons

Industry News Mobile Research News & Updates Reports The CTIA Short Code Monitoring Handbook is a document that provides guidelines for companies and organizations that use short codes to communicate with consumers over text messaging.

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

mLearning Revolution

Most notably, it supports offline course playback and delayed reporting. What a difference three short years make in technology.

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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. The full report is priced at $499 ($199 for ASTD members) and can be accessed from here. eLearning Guilds Mobile Learning Research Report 2006

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skip to main | skip to sidebar * Newsletter * LinkedIn * Facebook * * 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.

Mobile Learning Pitfalls To Avoid – Presentation

Upside Learning

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 technology, having seeped into popular culture, is now finding widespread acceptance as a learning tool in the workplace as well.

Report on Mobile Computing Opportunities in Ontario, Canada

Float Mobile Learning

The authors of this more than 400-page report tackle the use of mobile devices in learning, health, government, commerce and finance, and entertainment in Ontario.

Breaking Down the FAFSA with SMS Drives Higher Enrollment

Mobile Commons

Alerts & Reminders Appointment Reminders Features Live SMS Chat Mobile Research Reports Text Messaging For many high school seniors, paperwork like the FAFSA can seem impossible.

2009 Horizon Report Focus on Mobile Learning

mLearnopedia on Blogspot

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

mLearning is Good

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.

NMC K-12 Ambassador role

uLearning Blog

I’m under consideration for an ambassador role with the New Media Consortium – producers of the brilliant Horizon Reports that we all rely upon to indicate which technologies need to be on educator’s radars. Being an Ambassador means I can take your suggestions and contribute to a future K-12 edition of the report – so please visit Youtube HERE to view and ‘like’ my video to support my submission. uLearning horizon report NMC Youtube

Learning Designers have 3 Choices Regarding Mobile Learning [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

Among the statistics provided in the report, one in particular stood out to me, namely: By the end of 2013, the number of mobile-connected devices will exceed the number of people on earth, and by 2017 there will be nearly 1.4