From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond Technology

mLearning Revolution

However unlike some people who think that things like the price tag of a mobile device or its battery are holding mobile learning back from full adoption, I’m convinced technology has little to do with what’s holding us back from crossing the chasm.

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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Cydalion: Seeing the Future of Assistive Technology For the Visually Impaired

Float Mobile Learning

Many augmented reality developers use new technology to entertain, but we have used it to make a real impact on those who are visually impaired in day-to-day life. The post Cydalion: Seeing the Future of Assistive Technology For the Visually Impaired appeared first on Float.

How Personal Technologies Enable Individualized Performance Tools

Float Mobile Learning

What does personal technology in the workplace have in common with Netflix and your local home improvement store? Find out here! Mobile Development Pedagogy and Learning CHAMPIONS learning management system LMS Netflix performance support user-generated content workplace performance

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New to Mobile Learning Development: 3 Big Problems and 7 Solutions

different technologies. technologies are: HTML. Combined, these three technologies make interactive e-learning. deploy more interactive courses in less time with Rapid Intake technology. in the Instructional Technology program at Brigham Young University (Hawaii).

4 Use Cases for Enterprise Wearable Technology

Float Mobile Learning

Wearables 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? Industry News construction context customer service Google Glass health care Mobile Enterprise smart glasses use cases warehousing wearables

Latest issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies available

Mobile Learning Edge

The International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM) (Volume 5, Issue 4, 2011) has just published its latest issue. Most of the articles are on mobile learning.

Press Release: CHAMPIONS – A Framework for Improving Worker Performance Through Emerging Technology

Float Mobile Learning

The framework helps organizations increase productivity by blending technological innovation with human performance. Press CHAMPIONS context innovations mobile affordances personal use social

The Potential Impact of Digital Technologies for Persons with a Visual Impairment

Float Mobile Learning

Assistive technologies for navigation might come at the expense of safety for those who are visually impaired. The post The Potential Impact of Digital Technologies for Persons with a Visual Impairment appeared first on Float. Industry News Research Uncategorized User Experience assistive technology augmented reality cameras computer vision geolocation mobile technology Project Tango wearable technology

Mobile Technology – Empowering The Workforce

Upside Learning

Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Technology Workplace LearningIn 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.

How To Enhance Retail Customer Experiences With New Technologies, Part 2

Float Mobile Learning

The post How To Enhance Retail Customer Experiences With New Technologies, Part 2 appeared first on Float. Gary and Colette have more to say about shopping online and in a store. But is one better than the other? Find out in Part 2 of our mobile retail blog post. Industry News Mobile Apps eCommerce mobile retail retail

Why Open Technology Is The Future of Computing

Float Mobile Learning

But with open technology in your business, the possibilities are endless. The exchange of information in the enterprise has always been an important issue. Mobile Devices Mobile Strategy Uncategorized Apple CHAMPIONS conference Experience API future Google mobile MOOCs open-source openness privacy SDK

7 Trends in Learning Technologies From #FocusOnLearn

Float Mobile Learning

The post 7 Trends in Learning Technologies From #FocusOnLearn appeared first on Float. Curious about the innovations you may have missed at this year's FocusOn Learning Conference & Expo? Get a recap on 7 different trends with fascinating developments spotted in the learning space.

The 6 “P”s of a Successful Mobile Technology Strategy

Float Mobile Learning

Mobile Technology StrategyWhen it comes to the technically related questions we receive here at Float, I found that they fall under some similar categories that I like to call the 6 “P”s: [.].

Interactive Technology: Are You Doing It Right?

Float Mobile Learning

Interactive technology is branching out and it's taking the future of content with it. Here is how you can keep up. Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Strategy Pedagogy and Learning User Experience CHAMPIONS design interactive performance productivity read-only read-write RISC xAPI

Using Technology to Support Struggling Readers

The Mobile Learner

This brief post provides a link to an article I found informative on the role technology can play to support struggling readers. While not a post about mobile leaning per say, it does provide food for thought on how technology in general can support teachers support struggling readers. Article: Five Reasons Readers Need Technology.

Using Technology to Support Struggling Readers

The Mobile Learner

This brief post provides a link to an article I found informative on the role technology can play to support struggling readers. While not a post about mobile leaning per say, it does provide food for thought on how technology in general can support teachers support struggling readers. Article: Five Reasons Readers Need Technology.

12 Technological Forces That Will Shape The Future

Float Mobile Learning

The post 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape The Future appeared first on Float. Business are experiencing a digital transformation. In his latest book, author Kevin Kelly discusses what people - and businesses - need to know. Industry News artificial intelligence augmented reality big data book review CHAMPIONS Internet of Things Kevin Kelly machine learning quantified self robotics virtual reality

Triple E Framework: Integrating technology to meet learning goals

Cell Phones in Learning

As a teacher educator, I spent the past decade struggling to help my pre-service and in-service teachers understand the difference between randomly using flashy technology in lessons and integrating technology with a purpose towards enhancing the learning goals. We talk about the philosophical model of what how we should be thinking about integrating technology in the classroom ( TPCK ), yet it is purely a theoretical framework without a clinical core.

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Why You Should Be Using The Power of Social Technology

Float Mobile Learning

If everyone is talking about it, it has to be the real deal. It’s time to make your social presence known in the enterprise. Industry News CHAMPIONS communication social learning social media social network

New issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM)

Mobile Learning Edge

A new issue of the International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Volume 6, Issue 1 (2012), is available. Here is the Table of Contents: International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM), Volume 6, Issue 1 (2012).

Press Release: Float Mobile Learning Releases Quarterly “Environmental Scan,” Proves Mobile Technology is Revolutionizing Education in the Healthcare Industry

Float Mobile Learning

Float Mobile Learning Releases Quarterly “Environmental Scan,” Proves Mobile Technology is Revolutionizing Education in the Healthcare Industry. Quarterly research report reveals findings on the role of mobile devices in teaching [.]. Press Releases Research environmental scans mhealth mHealth Summit

Two new ubiquitous technologies for Education

uLearning Blog

Wanted to post about two new technologies I am exploring for their ubiquitous impact on technology that I wanted to share… Both are currently being deployed, but as it is very early days, especially for Education, the ultimate uses of them in a learning context are yet to be defined.

Current trends in Learning Technologies: a bluffer's guide

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Have a look at our quick guide to the top trends in Learning Technology. Just google " coding for kids " for a fantastic selection of them verdict : If we truly want our kids to be in control of technology (and not the other way around), support your local coding for kids initiative!

Learning Solutions Recap: How to Redefine Training with Technology

Float Mobile Learning

Scott talks about how the mobile platform gives us unprecedented opportunities to provide training and performing support for our learners in new, unique and powerful ways. Conferences eLearning Guild Learning Solutions performance support

How Mobile Technology Untethers Networks

Float Mobile Learning

Dorsey Dixon breaks down how mobile has changed the workplace for the better, and how you can do it yourself. Mobile Apps Mobile Development

Digital Audiobooks, Assistive Technology and its Effects on Literacy

The Mobile Learner

The proliferation of mobile handheld devices coupled with complex assistive technology software is pushing the concept further. Digital audiobooks and assistive technology software such and text-to-speech software is not new. Literacy is evolving.

The Impact of Mobile Technology on Logistics, Transportation and Supply Chain Management

Float Mobile Learning

Logistics, supply chain, and transportation management will benefit from new mobile and networking technologies that will lead to collaboration among manufacturers in order to lower costs. Mobile Strategy GPS logistics near-field communications NFC retail RFID supply chain

Blackboard Mobile Learn 2.0 makes improvements

Mobile Learning Edge

Learning Technologies Angel Blackboard Colleges Mobile Learn 2.0 Blackboard is the leading learning management system (LMS) in the college and university market, with installations in over 500 institutions.

MLearning and a Global Workforce

Mobile Learning Edge

The need of the hour is —technology that enables organizations to distribute “just-in-time” updates that are both targeted and tracked. Industry Learning TechnologiesUpSide Learning blogger Aneesh Bhat suggested this week that to remain competitive, companies must increase their agility in the informational and educational support they provide their employees.

Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

Upside Learning

Collaboration is another area where mobile technology can enhance and support performance and learning. Mobile Learning mLearning Mobile Learning Technology Mobile Learning TipsFind a problem with learning or performance first , think about learning next, and mobile learning last.

Vote for Mobile Commons as Most Innovative Technology

Mobile Commons

We’re very excited that we’ve been nominated for an “Innovative Technology” award by Capital Business and the Northern Virginia Technology Council.

Are MOOCs the technology to break the Education Cartel?

uLearning Blog

But that’s where technology turned. He quotes Chris Dixon’s remarkable idea that just as in the previous four technological revolutions, we are at the stage where new tech is replacing traditional jobs before new digital industries that will appear have had a chance to create new ones.

Modern Technology and the Return of Oral Communication

The Mobile Learner

One could easily make the claim that when it comes to communication, the rise of modern technology beginning in the early 20th century has ushered in a resurgence in the use and importance of oral communication skills. Writing, a technology in and of itself, changed society radically in that it allowed people to communicate with other people over vast distances of both space and time.

4 Use Cases for Enterprise Wearable Technology

Float Mobile Learning

Wearables 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? Industry News construction context customer service Google Glass health care Mobile Enterprise smart glasses use cases warehousing wearables

CCTV interview: Technology as a tool to transform learning

Steve Vosloo

I appeared on CCTV America along with Scott Himelstein, director of the University of San Diego’s Center for Education Policy and Law and Mobile Technology Learning Center , to discuss our vision for using technology as a tool to transform learning.

How Teachers Are Using Mobile Technology Classrooms and Outside of School

Cell Phones in Learning

PEW Internet and American Life Project has just published the results of their study on how teachers in grades 6-12 are using technology. A few highlights of the study include.

Infographic: The TAO of Enterprise Mobility

Float Mobile Learning

No matter how fancy they appear to be, most mobile solutions are derived from 3 key ingredients: technologies, affordances, and organizational change.

Infographics for Social Media

Mobile Learning Edge

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In Training.

Mobile Learning Edge

So what can you do if you are new to the shoe or the technology? . You may not be a convert to the new shoe or the modality/technology but information seeking is always good. How-to Learning Technologies Learning Theories Uncategorized Blended Learning mlearning Mobile Learning planning mobile learningI love to run. Yet, I have suffered injuries so I am cautious and curious about any fads as I train. The new fad is the “barefoot&# running shoe.