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

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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

Using SMS to gauge gas prices

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The Takeaway and Transportation Nation have teamed up to find out how record gas prices are affecting drivers. All Posts gas prices sms text messages the takeaway transportation nation

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The Mobile Learner » iPods in Education Part 7: Travel Maps

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Saving money with Straight Talk cell phone family plans

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Evaluating out the aggregate expense for bigger gatherings can be a task, yet the reserve funds can be sizable relying upon which transporter you pick. Information pail evaluating favors bigger gatherings on both transporters, as the cost per gigabyte diminishes as you climb the scale.

Japan Watching

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mobile transport passes8. Watching Europe and Asia mobile markets can give the U.S. an indication of what we might see in the future. Recently Symbian posted a list of the top 20 smartphone features requested in Japan:1. mobile wallet2. MANGA on mobile3. mobile check-in at airports4. mobile keys for door5. mobile employee badges6. mobile cinema tickets7. fingerprint authentication9. face recognition/authentication10. mobile discount/promotion coupons11. scented phones12.

Mobile University Access

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Find an available computer on campus Transport : Courtesy bus schedule and Transperth information People : Find Curtin Staff members Emergency : Emergency information and phone numbers.

A Mobile Game World

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Once or twice a week I commute to the office using public transport. Sitting on the bus for 20 minutes with not much to really do affords an opportunity to indulge in people watching. As a learning designer, it pays to watch what people are doing around me.

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My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress

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Show transportation was excellent. Signage, especially for registration from the transportation area, was lacking. Over my career I have become a technology "conference veteran" beginning with Comdex in the 80’s. This event grew to over 220,000 attendees and over 20,000 vendors. For several years I was privileged to be a judge for Best of Comdex, so became very familiar with the conference.

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The Pros and Cons of Digitization on Jobs – Your Weekend Long Reads

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To transport lifesaving medical supplies faster using drones. Digitization will have profound effects on the world of work. According to McKinsey , while technology will lift productivity and economic growth, up to 375 million people may need to switch occupations or upgrade their skills.

6 Drivers Of mLearning In The Workplace

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In most organizations sales staff, transportation personnel, and senior executives are mostly mobile. Mobile learning (or mlearning) is probably a hot topic of discussion in your organization right now. In some organizations, L&D staff is struggling to build a business case for mlearning.

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Interesting Mobile Statistics By Tomi Ahonen: mLearnCon

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m-Tickets: Helsinki Public Transportation has been offering mobile tickets since 2001. Tomi Ahonen delivered the first keynote address at the mLearnCon last month in San Diego.

Artificial Intelligence: Your Weekend Long Reads

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A panel of experts focussed the AI lens on eight domains they considered most salient: transportation; service robots; healthcare; education; low-resource communities; public safety and security; employment and workplace; and entertainment.

Crain’s New York Features MTA’s Bus Time

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And it’s another big step forward in the way cities share information with citizens, something the article highlights at length: The program’s technology and data will be made available to software developers and other transportation systems, which could lead to new apps and widespread deployment. “We An article in Crain’s New York covers the debut of the MTA’s Bus Time system on Staten Island.

Text to Find Your Bus with MTA’s Bus Time

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By letting anybody with a cell phone simply text in to find when their next bus is coming, the Bus Time system makes public transportation more accessible and reliable. Today the MTA debuts their new Bus Time system on Staten Island.

Sexting & Texting; Schools Role

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But we also see the common good in cars; for transportation, for the travel industry, for commerce.etc. In the last year I have come across a number of articles about students sexting. Sexting is when a person sends a nude picture of themselves to someone else.

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Sexting & Texting; Schools Role

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But we also see the common good in cars; for transportation, for the travel industry, for commerce.etc. In the last year I have come across a number of articles about students sexting. Sexting is when a person sends a nude picture of themselves to someone else.

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3 Ways You To Use Text Messaging During the Summer Holidays

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Public transportation, social media, web forms, and in person events are all great places to start. And some cities use text messaging in their department of transportation to alert drivers to construction related route changes!

Text for MLK Day: DoSomething.org Creates a Text Message Game to Immerse Teens in the Civil Rights Struggle

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To celebrate Martin Luther King Day, DoSomething.org has created an immersive text message game that transports young people back to racially segregated America. How would you have fared as a civil rights activist in 1961?

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WNYC’s New Tech City Features Bus Time

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Host Manoush Zomorodi asked Transportation Nation’s Alex Goldmark, “What about people like my mom, who don’t have a smart phone?”. Last week, WNYC’s radio show New Tech City focused on how New York is integrating new technologies into our city’s transit systems. We were delighted that they featured the MTA’s Bus Time. Goldmark responds, “Does your mom text?” He then explains how the MTA’s Bus Time is designed for commuters who might not have the latest gadget.

Reminders to Help Your Subscribers Keep Safe & Dry

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Send Out Emergency Alerts: Keep your subscribers informed of any school, road, public transportation, and office closings in the area. It’s important to let your subscribers know of outage,s but just as important to let your subscribers know when it’s safe to go back home, when transportation may be up and running again, and when schools will be opened. We hope you’re staying dry, safe and out of Sandy’s way.

SMS Nation: Americans Text a Lot, Score Tickets to Sports Games with SMS & Construction Text Updates

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Text messaging’s popularity is showing up in all corners of the country. From highways to stadiums, here we highlight three recent and noteworthy uses of SMS in the country. Americans spend 26 minutes a day texting. Ever wonder how your text messaging habits stack up in comparison to other people?

MTA Chairman Says Bus Time is a Tremendous Success, Set to Expand Citywide

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Should I turn around and find some other means of transportation?

MTA Bus Time Hits 1 Million Texts – A Press Roundup

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The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (MTA) Bus Time initiative, which provides customers in New York with real-time information on the nearest bus, has passed a significant milestone, with 1m text messages requesting transit information sent by commuters in the seven months since the service launched in January 2012. We announced earlier in the wee k that the MTA’s revolutionary Bus Time program had passed a major milestone – one million incoming tests.

The Ad Council Helps Parents Improve Kids’ Oral Health with a Text Brushing Challenge

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The “2min2x” campaign was promoted across TV, radio, billboards, public transportation, and digital ads. Kids hate brushing their teeth, and parents hate the constant struggle of reminding them.

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MTA BusTime coming to the Bronx

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This is very exciting for all of us in the Bronx,” said City Councilman James Vacca, chairman of the Transportation Committee. MTA’s BusTime system , with Mobile Commons, is set to launch their revolutionary BusTime program in the Bronx. The Bronx will be the second borough to get the popular program that sends info to riders’ gadgets. Riders can avoid waits at bus stops by tracking arrivals via computer or cell phone. Hey, Bronx, your Bus Time has arrived.

Five Government Agencies Improving the Lives of New Yorkers with Text Messaging

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Metropolitan Transportation Authority. With over eight million people who have different needs and ways of communicating, the City of New York frequently uses text messaging as a platform to meet people where they’re at, no matter their age, race, or location. The five organizations below illustrate how municipal agencies can use SMS to help residents and together serve as a model for other cities to engage with local communities. NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

mLearning-World.com: mLearning: Mobile Learning and Performance in the Palm of your Hand

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How Your Text Message Inbox Has Changed for the Better

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The Metropolitan Transportation Authority of New York City launched Bus Time to help commuters plan their trips with real-time information. These days, it’s likely that your SMS inbox includes messages that aren’t from people you know personally.

Amanda Moskowitz Testimony on The Power of BusTime to Revolutionize Transit

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Why are BusTime and texting technology important for public transportation in NYC? Our General Manager Amanda Moskowitz delivered testimony this morning to the New York City Council.

Embracing Mobile To Educate For Tomorrow | MobileBehavior

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Mobile Learning

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This type of learning could be especially useful for rural areas, where learners may struggle to get to classes due to lack of public transport/unsuitable times etc.

Pockets of Potential | Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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Mobile devices enable kids to develop passions and interests via their own personalised, media-enhanced environments that can transport them to different times and places.”

Mobile Commons & New York MTA Launch Bus Time – Press Release

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New York, NY – January 26, 2012 – Mobile Commons has partnered with the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) to provide the text messaging capability of MTA Bus Time — the MTA’s new public bus tracking system that allows riders on more than 50 New York City bus routes to track real-time bus locations on the Internet, via smart phones and by text message. MOBILE COMMONS POWERS TEXT MESSAGES FOR NEW MTA BUS TRACKER IN NEW YORK CITY.

Learning Mobile Devices Are Not Quite New

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The need to move from place to place created a demand for a mobile "device" to transport the written word.

Personalising Learning with the iPod Touch

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Mobile devices enable kids to develop passions and interests via their own personalised, media-enhanced environments that can transport them to different times and places.”

The Hindu News Update Service

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Therefore, everyone would wish to join the bandwagon of connectivity as the fourth mode of transportation after land, sea and air. News Update Service Wednesday, January 28, 2009 : 1155 Hrs RSS Feeds Sections Top Stories National International Regional Business Sport Sci. Entertainment Agri.