5 Reasons Hotel Concierge Services Should Start Using SMS

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Here is a list of five reasons why using text messaging as part of your hotel concierge service is a good idea. This, in turn, saves both guests and staff valuable time while not cutting any corners in the quality of service. Hotel and Accommodation Amenities Services.

My First 10 Screenr Video Tips and how other Screencasters use the Service

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If you already use the service, please leave a comment and let you know what you screencast about.

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Using Location-Based Services to Fill Our Brains, Not Just Our Bellies

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The New York State LGBT Health & Human Services Network Is Using Text Messages to Connect Vulnerable Populations with a Life-Saving Drug

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On the one hand, we saw at-risk communities that weren’t accessing the medication,” said Storm Hurwitz, Health Campaigns Specialist for The New York State LGBT Health & Human Services Network (The Network).

Expand Access to Healthcare Services with Text Messaging

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Connecting people to local health resources is an important service that healthcare organizations provide for their communities. In particular, underserved populations who may not have reliable access to the Internet can find out where they can access the services they need the most.

The Importance of Informal Learning For Your Sales Force

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Pedagogy and Learning informal learning interviews peer-based learning Saltbox ServicesAs most of us know, a lot of knowledge we use to do our jobs come from the people we work side-by-side with. And as leaders in learning and development, [.].

Saltbox Developers Discuss Tin Can

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Mobile Development Mobile Web Video mLearnCon 2012 Saltbox Services Tin Can APIJeff Tillett gets a feel for the experience in Tin Can Alley during mLearnCon 2012.

Sun Learning Services Mobile Learning

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This week I had the opportunity to talk with Sun Microsystem's CTO of Sun Learning Services. He posted a video on You Tube this week of their Mobile Learning initiative using the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Sendible.Another Mobile Text Messaging Service

Cell Phones in Learning

I have often posted about Jott , a service that creates voice to text messages for specific groups of people or individuals. A service that will send voice messages to mobile phones in mass at a specific date and time. While I love Jott and am starting to explore AbbyMe, it is important to be aware of all the mobile messaging services and compare them. A few days ago I posted about AbbyMe.

Sendible.Another Mobile Text Messaging Service

Cell Phones in Learning

I have often posted about Jott , a service that creates voice to text messages for specific groups of people or individuals. A service that will send voice messages to mobile phones in mass at a specific date and time. While I love Jott and am starting to explore AbbyMe, it is important to be aware of all the mobile messaging services and compare them. A few days ago I posted about AbbyMe.

JNXYZ training site debuts

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5 Views of the Future of Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

It is notoriously hard to predict the future of anything, but predicting technology trends can be done if you look for products and services already in development.

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BBC's education service Janala has delivered 1m lessons in three months | Media | guardian.co.uk

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The service is very simple: by dialling "3000", mobile users access classes ranging from "Essential English" to the more advanced "How to tell a story". Account Director, Integrated, Financial Services corporate-communications-recruitment.

Jott is out of Beta.Alternative Speech to Text Free Services

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Therefore I wanted to compare a few other tools similar to Jott that allow for FREE speech to text translation/messaging services. The bad news is the one of my favorite resources Jott, is out of beta. This means that some of the best features you have to pay for.

Jott is out of Beta.Alternative Speech to Text Free Services

Cell Phones in Learning

Therefore I wanted to compare a few other tools similar to Jott that allow for FREE speech to text translation/messaging services. The bad news is the one of my favorite resources Jott, is out of beta. This means that some of the best features you have to pay for.

4 Use Cases for Enterprise Wearable Technology

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Industry News construction context customer service Google Glass health care Mobile Enterprise smart glasses use cases warehousing wearablesWearables at home, wearables at work, wearables everywhere - we get it. But are you ready to discover what some of the most pivotal uses for wearables are?

mLearning-World.com: More Info on Alltels Podcasting Service

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eLearning DevCon Day 3 eLearning DevCon Day 2 Recap More Info on Alltel's Podcasting Service Edu Podcasting Gains New Tool eLearning DevCon Live!

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

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On the one hand, mobile apps provide more possibilities because developers can make use of features like location services, camera, gyroscope, accelerometer, etc., I’m becoming a huge fan of infographics, they are everywhere.

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

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Instagram was not only a mobile-first success story, but until recently it was a mobile-only photo sharing service. 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.

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Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy

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What does it mean for the digital products and services we are designing, when PCs, smartphones, TVs and other electronic devices are connected? One thing I stress in my mLearning workshops is the fact that having an iPad-only strategy for Learning is not a thorough mLearning Strategy.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

The Worldwide Market for Mobile Learning Products and Services: 2010-2015 Forecast and Analysis. Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps.

Any1 trying the new Flow cloud/app based organising service like me? www.getflow.com -#Schmick #slide2learn

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But is taking some stick on its forums for the pricing that follows the free 14 day trial… US$10 a month or US$99 a year – and everyone in a team needs an account (there are some discounts for additional team members, like 5% per member added). I’m thinking that they may reduce/ change their payment model (hopefully) based on all the feedback they are receiving… Jonathan Nalder. www.jnxyz.net. |. link]. Twitter: @jnxyz | Slide2Learn guide, events & community [link].

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

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I’m using SoundCloud to publish this Podcast and one of my favorite features of this service is the ability to add comments at any particular time in the Podcast, so let us know if something we say resonates well with you and we will reply accordingly. 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.

Mobile Services Taxonomy

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Here are several of the featured slides that were included in the deck uploaded in last night's blog post. These all have to do with making a case that (1) mobility is a way of life (2) the mobile internet.

When Designing Mobile Learning, Think Less is More [#mLearning]

mLearning Revolution

Over the weekend I came across this fascinating article that really got me thinking about how we should approach the design of mobile learning (mLearning).

27 Benefits Listed for Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

A recent review of research on mobile learning by Dr. Naomi Norman surveyed benefits for mobile learning as perceived by members of the National Health Service (NHS) in the UK. While there may be a few items missing, this is about as complete a list as you get: Convenience (learning location). Convenience (timely learning). Reassurance. Flexibility. Relevance. Control of learning. Quick and easy access to information. Quick and easy communication. Easy knowledge sharing.

Micro learning: German Wikipedia offers book service

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Wikipedia Germany is now offering a great micro learning service. With the click on “Add page to book&# (German: “Seite hinzufügen&# ) anyone can create a collection of Wikipedia entries which they then can convert to a book. Of course, this is necessary pure micro learning, since some Wikipedia entries can be quite long. Still I think the idea is just fantastic and empowers learners to really focus on their interests.

Shark Net Leverages Location Data to Make Connections

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iOS Pedagogy and Learning geolocation location data location research location services Shark NetShark Net is a mobile learning app that utilizes location data for safety and making connections between people and white sharks.

Reviews for The Mobile Learning Edge

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Great Infographic: The Mobile Developer Journey

Mobile Learning Edge

Learning Mobile App Review: NearPod [Podcast Interview]

mLearning Revolution

The Teacher uses a cloud service by login in to [link] in order to create presentations loaded with interactive features, such as quizzes, polls, videos, sketching tools and more.

SMS Study Service Success in NZ | Mobile Learning

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Mobile Learning An Online Reflective Journal on Mobile Learning Practice Home Winksite Store Resources About Mobile Contact SMS Study Service Success in NZ 15 06 2006 Auckland University has successfully implemented a first-in-the-world, SMS-based “learning on demand&# service for its students.

10 Things I Love about Screenr.com

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When I worked at Adobe and we announced Acrobat.com, I was so excited with all the free Cloud services included, and it also meant that I could leverage the story in promoting my apps because of some of the integration between them that we had built.

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The Hindu News Update Service

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News Update Service Wednesday, January 28, 2009 : 1155 Hrs RSS Feeds Sections Top Stories National International Regional Business Sport Sci. Indeed it does, it would require investments to keep the quality of service within acceptable norms, it would require investments in rural India where the tele-density is low; and it would, on a positive side, require education or familiarisation of the technology for enhanced services.

Twitter as a Mobile Learning Platform

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Since then, and resulting from a series of key improvements to the service, we have a tool that can be shaped and molded to whatever the need may be. It’s been almost 5 years since Twitter came into existence and it has become quite the versatile platform.

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

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Source: Ambient Insight’s 2010-2015 worldwide market forecast for Mobile Learning Products & Services). Mobile Learning Products & Services Revenue Forecast (in US$ millions). This decision aims at unifying national policies and improving the quality of learning services.

DoSomething.org Delivers Our Thanks to Emergency Service Workers

Mobile Commons

The messages are updated in real time on a map showing the location of the many people who want to express their gratitude to emergency service workers.

Get Mobile to Implement Mobile Learning

Mobile Learning Edge

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

mLearning Revolution

The Music and Books Services. One thing I really like about Apple and Google is that they both have a single user id and password for just about every service, so once I setup my device, it knows who I am and I can begin purchasing apps, music, movies etc.

My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress

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Actually there were two mLearning winners as the mobile learning project BBC Janala , also for learning English, won the Best Product, Initiative or Service for Underserved Segment category. The buzz was about Android, security, services, reliability, mHealth, the Microsoft/Nokia partnership, femtocells, NFC, cloud services, mobile money and global opportunities for mobile. Over my career I have become a technology "conference veteran" beginning with Comdex in the 80’s.

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