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The 3 mindsets of m-learning

E-Learning Provocateur

Instead of pushing out yet another course, I’m more inclined to host content on a mobile-friendly platform like an intranet or a wiki that the learner can access, browse and search via their device of choice – including a smartphone. One of my most popular posts of last year was M-Learning’s dirty little secrets. felt that I had missed something. Mindset #1 – Push.

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Top 20 Learning Management Systems 2013-14

eLearning 24-7

Overall, LMS vendors are updating features more frequently than in any previous time.  A factor clearly is an increase in platforms and capabilities. That said, it offers a lot of bang for the buck. #12 SuccessFactors -  Thankfully the ol’ Plateau design is long and gone, and replaced with a crisp user interface.  My only concern with them is what role SAP will play in their future. #11 MediaCore -  A video learning platform in the top twenty? Also like the ability to capture video via an iPhone or iPad – app is available in iTunes. Not anymore.  The Top Twenty.

The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development

G-Cube

iWebkit : This tool is only for use with iOS devices like iPhones.  It is a framework to build professional looking mobile websites easily.  It uses simple HTML to edit and comes loaded with icons, extensions and different styles. This product is a native app for all iPhone, iPad and Android devices that allows you to provide your content to mobile devices both on and offline.

7 Ed-Tech Tools You Can Use Today

LearnDash

MOOCs - Short for “Massive Open Online Courses”, MOOCs are platforms that offer college courses from prominent universities like Stanford and the University of Michigan. The added benefit is that there is an app for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad. There are an abundance of education technology tools available today, it may be unclear as to which is best. While

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Adobe RoboHelp 11: Responsive HTML5

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

  WebHelp, while offering excellent cross-platform and cross-browser support, does not support users who are using mobile devices such as the iPad or iPhone.  During the class, attendees learn the strengths and weaknesses of each type of layout.   When Adobe released RoboHelp 10, one of the biggest innovations was  Multiscreen HTML5. Interested? 

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Design Corner: A Few of My Favorite Things: 21 Must-Have Tools for the Mobile Designer

Visual Lounge

iPhone and Android design patterns archive. iPhone design pattern archive. While it only has iPhone design patterns, I particularly enjoy visiting Lovely UI because of how many unique, quirky designs show up within their pattern archive. iPhone and iPad design patterns archive. For starters, it has built in templates for iPad and iPhone. Mobile-patterns.com.

4 Ways to entice the Unwilling Learner: Solutions for effective learning

G-Cube

Utilizing more than one platform of learning is a sure-shot way of increasing the effectiveness of training. What is important here is that the strength of different platforms should be recognized and utilized accordingly. In addition to a web-based platform of content delivery, we also developed separate apps for iPad and iPhone users. Learning New Ideas

Web vs Apps: The Battle Rages On

eFront

Then, of course, the iPhone happened. Developers went nuts writing native (that is, non web) apps, and in a few years there were half a million applications for the iPhone alone (nowadays there are over a million). In 2005 things seemed clear. The Web was the undisputed king, and with the advent of AJAX and modern CSS, future software was going to be written for the browser. Opinion

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Alert! Alert! 5 Errors to Avoid When Designing m-Learning Content

Everything E-Learning

So you designed your course to fit perfectly on the latest version of the iPhone. Except… what about your cubicle mate who’s clinging to his iPhone 4S? Make sure the questions make sense, your interactive content works on multiple platforms, etc. Depending on your operating system, it might be red, yellow or blue. But no matter the color, it’s still a terrible sight. Awesome!

10 Great Moments in eLearning History

SHIFT eLearning

promises a two-way conversation where users can contribute, collaborate and create through several platforms like social media, blogs, wikis and forums. It''s worth noting how Apple''s iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad lines helped transform the way developers create educational software, the way teachers teach and the way students learn. eLearning didn''t happen overnight. Web 2.0

eLearning 101: How to Make an eLearning Course (Updated!)

OpenSesame

learning management system (LMS) is a software platform that delivers, plays and tracks training content. One final note on authoring tools: Increasingly, customers expect online training courses to be accessible on mobile devices like iPads, iPhones and other smart devices. From the workplace to the schoolroom, more and more learning is taking place online. What’s an authoring tool?

Tech-ventures: Update from the Trenches

Learning on the Leading Edge

“The Cloud” has moved up the scale (see our April 2014 report “ Investments in Human Capital Management Systems 2014: What Technology Users Have and What They Will Buy in the Year Ahead”); it has become a “key driver” for new product decision-making for the first year. Software as a Service (SaaS) across the board—with Platform as a Service (PaaS) increasing to a “gotta have.” Copyright © 2014 Deloitte Development LLC. The vendor community has been busy, as demonstrated by the innovation and new products.

Is Your m-Learning Secure? The Threat and How to Avoid It.

Everything E-Learning

Choose a secure m-Learning platform. In addition, it works on all devices, from iPhones and iPads to Android phones and tablets! To learn more about Lectora Mobile and to try a 30-day free trial, visit m-Learning platform. You’ve been hearing about it for some time now: m-Learning is the next big thing, and it’s here to stay. 65% of information searches start on a smartphone.

How to Create a Mobile Learning Strategy

CLO Magazine

Here you decide what operating system and mobile platform will host learning material. There are two main ones: Web-based: An HTML5-enabled website that can be accessed by most mobile devices and that can dynamically optimize content to fit the screen size of anything from iPhones to Samsung tablets. However, they are not operating system agnostic, and will typically only run on one platform, so all your employees/target learners will need to commit to a single mobile ecosystem like Apple or Android exclusively. billion. But don’t go off half-cocked. ” 2.

DevCorner: Outside the Eye – Where App Innovation and Creativity Meet

Visual Lounge

The official Google Cast SDK does not have support for the Mac platform, but With OpenCast, developers can build apps for the Mac that act as rich remote controls for nearby Cast devices. Textly is an iOS text editor app available for the iPhone and iPad. At TechSmith, we are passionate about creating great software and keeping up with the latest technology. highly recommend it.

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Top 20 Guides for Setting Up an Internal App Store

Learnnovators

The following are some of the ways for using internal app stores as a delivery platform within an organization to help the workforce be more efficient and effective: For sharing a catalog of public apps curated for specific job functions. Tools/Platforms. Not just mobile apps and content. We also worked with vendors to license and list their apps for all our staff. Survey. Videos.

20 Wonderful Resources for Using BLE Beacons in Mobile Learning

Learnnovators

Apple’s recently introduced iPhones come embedded with iBeacons. Accenture : This post (by Marjan Baghaie and Mo Ibrahim) is a peek at a few example use cases along with the one on the cross-channel promotion platform for the demo that Accenture Technology Labs has built. The response has been awesome and we are now talking to several public museums who want the same thing. Use Cases.

Mobile Usage Habits of Today’s Corporate Learner

SHIFT eLearning

Multi-device or multi-platform users, for one, demand content they can access anywhere. To sum it all up, you have to better understand how learners consume content across all technological platforms. eLearning professionals really need to better understand technology, interaction design and the cross-platform consumption of media to thrive in this space. 2.

My review of the #Encore #mlearning app

Tayloring it

Encore showing an alert on an iPhone. The plugin is configured with certain content reminders / frequency etc and then pushes those to the app allowing a steady drip-drip-drip of ‘tasks’ directly to the employees / students mobile device. At this stage you can select to receive the automated ‘tasks’ by email or the Encore app (see below). What do you think?

#BYOD4L Day 3: Curating, preserving, and adding value

Dont Waste Your Time

Being an effective listener and communicator on platforms such as Twitter helps to balance the self-promotion? eLearning BYOD BYOD4L Chrissi Nerantzi Community Delicious Diigo Evernote Facebook Flipboard Google Infographic Instagram iPad iPhone LinkedIn Online Course Open Badges Personal Learning Pinterest Smart Phone Social Learning Social Network Storify Sue Beckingham Tablet Twitter

22 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 14

Upside Learning

For all you mobile lovers, dig in to know about the top trends in mobile, cool iPhone Apps for educational purposes and studying aboard, and tons of iOS Apps for freelancers. 100 Awesome iPhone Apps for Studying Abroad. These days, all that the student needs is common sense, a destination, and an iPhone. HTML5 Will Be Done in 2014, What Comes Next? Read it all here.

DMA Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

In order to better serve this audience and remain competitive, DMA set out to replace their existing online Learning Management System (LMS) with a more flexible and easy-to-use platform their learners would enjoy. Enable learners to access and complete courses from their mobile devices, including iPhones, iPads, and Androids, as well as from any laptop or desktop computer.

Analytics takes Center Stage at Workday Rising

Learning on the Leading Edge

Workday now reports close to 700 customers on its human capital management platform, 100 of which also use the financial management platform. The spring 2014 announced recruiting product has twelve companies live in production on it. Key areas of the presentations at the conference included the ever-of-interest analytics, the new user experience, and technology updates on applications and the platform in general. Users can elect to access the new interface now if they are users of iPhone or iPads; Android users will see these in March with the release of Workday 24.

The death of the PDA greatly exaggerated?

Clark Quinn

But then I had a rethink… For what is a PDA?  It’s a digital platform sans the capability of a cellular voice channel.  My daughter got an iPod touch, but within a year we needed to get her a new phone, and it’s an iPhone. A colleague wondered if the image on the cover of the new book was a PDA, and my initial response was that the convergence of capabilities suggested the demise of the PDA. Which suggests that a device without phone capability is increasingly less feasible. But wait a minute, there are plenty of digital devices sans voice. What am I missing?

The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

It has been around a decade of an iPhone debut and since then, the smartphone turned out to be culturally universal all over the world. Organizations have recognized and utilized the technology, using this platform to communicate with their employees, customers, deliver products, sell services etc. Mobile learning is something I witnessed so widespread in this regard.

Course of the Week Highlight: Enhance Your Technical Skill Set

OpenSesame

iPhone App Visual Design Course. Creating and selling iPhone apps is not only profitable, but also quite enjoyable and rewarding for people who love to create things! The vast majority of iPhone apps are unable to gain a following in the app market. Nothing is more important than staying updated in our data-driven, constantly evolving world. By: The Art of Service. What is SQL?

18 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 11

Upside Learning

Talking of war, a tablet war has been set out by developers as they vouch for their favorite platforms and devices. billion last year to $15 billion in 2011, and keep growing to an astounding $58 billion by 2014. 8. Bold Predictions: Half of US Publishers Expect E-books to Be Dominant Format by 2014. And by 2014, half the executives expect e-books to be the dominant format.

Analytics takes Center Stage at Workday Rising

Learning on the Leading Edge

Workday now reports close to 700 customers on its human capital management platform, 100 of which also use the financial management platform. The spring 2014 announced recruiting product has twelve companies live in production on it. Key areas of the presentations at the conference included the ever-of-interest analytics, the new user experience, and technology updates on applications and the platform in general. Users can elect to access the new interface now if they are users of iPhone or iPads; Android users will see these in March with the release of Workday 24.

Analytics takes Center Stage at Workday Rising

Learning on the Leading Edge

Workday now reports close to 700 customers on its human capital management platform, 100 of which also use the financial management platform. The spring 2014 announced recruiting product has twelve companies live in production on it. Key areas of the presentations at the conference included the ever-of-interest analytics, the new user experience, and technology updates on applications and the platform in general. Users can elect to access the new interface now if they are users of iPhone or iPads; Android users will see these in March with the release of Workday 24.

Analytics takes Center Stage at Workday Rising

Learning on the Leading Edge

Workday now reports close to 700 customers on its human capital management platform, 100 of which also use the financial management platform. The spring 2014 announced recruiting product has twelve companies live in production on it. Key areas of the presentations at the conference included the ever-of-interest analytics, the new user experience, and technology updates on applications and the platform in general. Users can elect to access the new interface now if they are users of iPhone or iPads; Android users will see these in March with the release of Workday 24.

Analytics takes Center Stage at Workday Rising

Learning on the Leading Edge

Workday now reports close to 700 customers on its human capital management platform, 100 of which also use the financial management platform. The spring 2014 announced recruiting product has twelve companies live in production on it. Key areas of the presentations at the conference included the ever-of-interest analytics, the new user experience, and technology updates on applications and the platform in general. Users can elect to access the new interface now if they are users of iPhone or iPads; Android users will see these in March with the release of Workday 24.

Analytics takes Center Stage at Workday Rising

Learning on the Leading Edge

Workday now reports close to 700 customers on its human capital management platform, 100 of which also use the financial management platform. The spring 2014 announced recruiting product has twelve companies live in production on it. Key areas of the presentations at the conference included the ever-of-interest analytics, the new user experience, and technology updates on applications and the platform in general. Users can elect to access the new interface now if they are users of iPhone or iPads; Android users will see these in March with the release of Workday 24.

Analytics takes Center Stage at Workday Rising

Learning on the Leading Edge

Workday now reports close to 700 customers on its human capital management platform, 100 of which also use the financial management platform. The spring 2014 announced recruiting product has twelve companies live in production on it. Key areas of the presentations at the conference included the ever-of-interest analytics, the new user experience, and technology updates on applications and the platform in general. Users can elect to access the new interface now if they are users of iPhone or iPads; Android users will see these in March with the release of Workday 24.

Tech-ventures: Update from the Trenches

Learning on the Leading Edge

“The Cloud” has moved up the scale (see our April 2014 report “ Investments in Human Capital Management Systems 2014: What Technology Users Have and What They Will Buy in the Year Ahead”) ; it has become a “key driver” for new product decision-making for the first year. Software as a Service (SaaS) across the board—with Platform as a Service (PaaS) increasing to a “gotta have.” Copyright © 2014 Deloitte Development LLC. The vendor community has been busy, as demonstrated by the innovation and new products.

Tech-ventures: Update from the Trenches

Learning on the Leading Edge

“The Cloud” has moved up the scale (see our April 2014 report “ Investments in Human Capital Management Systems 2014: What Technology Users Have and What They Will Buy in the Year Ahead”) ; it has become a “key driver” for new product decision-making for the first year. Software as a Service (SaaS) across the board—with Platform as a Service (PaaS) increasing to a “gotta have.” Copyright © 2014 Deloitte Development LLC. The vendor community has been busy, as demonstrated by the innovation and new products.

Tech-ventures: Update from the Trenches

Learning on the Leading Edge

“The Cloud” has moved up the scale (see our April 2014 report “ Investments in Human Capital Management Systems 2014: What Technology Users Have and What They Will Buy in the Year Ahead”) ; it has become a “key driver” for new product decision-making for the first year. Software as a Service (SaaS) across the board—with Platform as a Service (PaaS) increasing to a “gotta have.” Copyright © 2014 Deloitte Development LLC. The vendor community has been busy, as demonstrated by the innovation and new products.

Top 10 LMS Forecasts for 2015

eLearning 24-7

For this year’s forecasts, I reviewed and analyzed the data – not only for 2014, but 2013 too. Thus, a native app for iOS, is an app specifically for iPad, iPhone, iWhatever and will not work with you using say a Droid device (Android). However, what I foresee is an increase in instructor (on-site) functionality, manager (on-site/on the floor too) feature sets too.  I also believe that you will see some admin functionality, which for the most part is extremely rare (as in 2014). This is going to be an awesome new year for e-learning.” Calculations.