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Apple Keynote.no.not that one

Kapp Notes

Yes, I am in San Francisco and yes I am at a conference where a representative from Apple is the Keynote speaker but no.it's Jon Burgess of Apple presenting to ICT Educators. So the keynote was by Jon Burgess of Apple who did an excellent job outlining what educators should focus on for the future. s not Macworld. I am at the Winter 2009 ICT Educator conference.

Apple’s New Device…Let’s Be Careful with wLearning

Kapp Notes

So Apple launched a new watch which is, I admit, very cool looking and something many people have wanted since they first read a Dick Tracy comic book. Slow down, please just slow down. This is one of those times when we need to be careful. Let’s find a real problem that needs to be solved and then use the watch to solve that real problem. wLearning…it’s on it’s way.

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What L&D can learn from the Apple marketing strategy

Sponge UK

Apple store. Apple is. It’s not going to be easy to build the kind of association with quality of a brand like Apple, but there is a simple way to start. Try an Apple inspired phrase: Learn differently, work smarter. Apple are renowned for the release schedules of their most popular product lines. Blog apple L&D marketingthe fourth. Sell the benefits.

Comparing Apples to Apples: 5 Components of LMS Selection

ATD Learning Technologies

Too often, organizations select an LMS without thoughtful planning or a systematic approach. As a result, they risk a flawed and cumbersome implementation process, lack of system adoption, and frustrated end users. Click here to read full version

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Apple iBooks Author for Interactive Textbooks and Mobile Learning [VIDEO]

mLearning Revolution

Today Apple unveiled iBooks 2 for the iPad and iBooks Author for the Mac. What I didn’t know was how easy Apple would make it for anyone to create these interactive books, using video, audio, Keynote presentations and even simple-to-create quizzes, that’s where iBooks Author for Mac comes in. Mobile Learning , mLearning , Apple , iBooks. The idea is to revolutionize Textbook as we know them (static) and make them interactive through video, audio, quizzes and other types of interactivity. It really is something. It’s fascinating for sure. Send to Kindle.

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Comparing Apples to Apples: 5 Components of LMS Selection

ATD Learning Technologies

Too often, organizations select an LMS without thoughtful planning or a systematic approach. As a result, they risk a flawed and cumbersome implementation process, lack of system adoption, and frustrated end users. Click here to read full version

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Apple Proves Mobile makes the Desktop better: A lesson for us in mLearning and eLearning

mLearning Revolution

I think it’s fascinating that Apple is bringing Mobile features such as notification and Dictation to the Mac. Like millions of people around the world, I too was glued to my computer on June 11 2012, following closely every news announcement Apple shared at their annual WWDC event. MobileFirst. — RJ Jacquez (@rjacquez) June 11, 2012. What do you think? Send to Kindle.

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Using Snagit with Apple’s Messages

Visual Lounge

By utilizing Apple’s Messages , Mac users have a better way to send their snags. Messages is the Apple version of SMS texting. Whenever an iPhone texts another iPhone (or an iPad or a Mac) it’s using Apple’s proprietary Messages service. ” The post Using Snagit with Apple’s Messages appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Step 1. Step 2. Snagit.

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Providing Contextual Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology

Origin Learning

iBeacon is an indoor proximity system designed by Apple Inc. Learning Tools apple''s learning tools Apple’s iBeacon Technology iBeacon iBeacon Technology Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology learning through ibeacon learning tools The number of iPhone users has been growing steadily. From 17.5 million users in 2010, the number has gone up to 63.2

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eLearning: Apple's WWDC Announcements and the Industry Impact

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ George  At the 23rd annual  WWDC , Apple announced its new lineup of Macbooks and new stuff Siri has learned, as well as  (some pretty cool) new features coming with iOS 6. Apple's iPad Officially Passes the Higher Education Test. For eLearning professionals, a couple of the new iOS 6 features may be of particular interest. With the new release, you'll be able to simply circle items on-screen that you'd rather learners not touch while they work within an app (the settings button, for example). Math That Moves: Schools Embrace the iPad.

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Weekly Review - Sept 8-12 - Apple, LearningLIVE, Fireside lrnchat LIVE

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Tuesday was Apple Announcement Day.which should be a holiday. This week was filled interesting events. Monday Phoenix flooded with more water in one day than we usually receive all year. LearningLIVE was happening in the UK. Thursday was another fun Fireside #lrnchat LIVE. And Friday was.the day before the weekend! Phoenix Flooding Monday''s flooding Phoenix kept most people in the house

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The Real Killer Feature in Apple iBooks Author is Preview

mLearning Revolution

This morning I have been reading lots of articles on the new Apple iBooks 2 app and the iBooks Author software, that enables anyone to easily create interactive eBooks. In Apple iBooks Author, you simply click the Preview button and voila, your Interactive book is sent to your iPad. Apple iBooks , Author , mLearning , eLearning , Techcomm. Too much work. What do you think?

iOS 7 Prepares The Ground For Apple’s Hybrid Tablets

Upside Learning

With the launch of iOS 7 it is now apparent that Apple will soon be coming out with hybrid laptop/desktop and tablet devices. Patently Apple reports that Apple has already filed a patent for hybrid notebook/tablet whose display can be removed from the base containing the keyboard. Mobile Learning Apple''s Hybrid Tablets iOS 7 How soon before the launch? We will have [.] Related Posts: Some Thoughts On Tablet Learning (aka Elearning On iPads) Microsoft Surface: Will It Help mLearning? How To mEnable Your eLearning Have You mEnabled Your eLearning For iPads?

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Apple’s Secret Training Ground

CLO Magazine

Apple keeps a tight lid on what goes on in its learning organization, Apple University. Apple Inc.’s ’s learning organization, Apple University, grabbed headlines last month when Morten T. It’s unclear what Hansen will do at Apple. An Apple spokeswoman declined to comment. While many large companies conduct internal training programs and house corporate universities, Apple University is particularly interesting because no one is really sure what goes on there. So why isn’t Apple opening its doors?

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How Apple Killed Flash for eLearning (and What to do with All That Non-Compatible Courseware)

eLearningMind

In 2010, Steve Jobs singlehandedly started one of the biggest–OK, maybe the only–software feuds by stating that Apple products wouldn’t support Flash, citing reasons like a high fail rate, lag time, and the overall unnecessary nature of the platform. It was Jobs’ opinion that Apple users wouldn’t miss out on any multimedia just because their devices didn’t support Flash.

Bad Apple

E-Learning Provocateur

Eight days later – just as I’m starting to suspect Apple has ignored me – I receive an email from another support guy. This isn’t the hip and cool Apple I’ve become accustomed to. It’s the fact that the sticker is so damn hard to remove and the code so easy to damage, that you can only wonder whether Apple is doing it by design.

Bad Apple

E-Learning Provocateur

Eight days later – just as I’m starting to suspect Apple has ignored me – I receive an email from another support guy. This isn’t the hip and cool Apple I’ve become accustomed to. It’s the fact that the sticker is so damn hard to remove and the code so easy to damage, that you can only wonder whether Apple is doing it by design. If I were lucky enough to own Apple shares, I’d sell them. customer service Apple card code gift iTunes label scratchObviously I hadn’t handled an iTunes card in a while.

Finally, the official Moodle app on Apple Store

The E-Learning Curve

Finally the official Moodle mobile app for iPhone is now available for download from the Apple App Store. Finally, the official Moodle app on Apple Store is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. e-learning apple app elearning LMS Moodle

Training Remote Employees: A Look at the Apple At-Home Advisors Program

OpenSesame

We interviewed Ashley Verrill, via Skype, to learn about how Apple overcomes this challenge with their At-Home Apple Advisor''s Program. Hiring a remote workforce offers many benefits for both the company and the employees--reduced overhead costs and more schedule flexibility for employees are key examples. Buying eLearning Courses Productivity Posts

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Comparing Online Learning & In-Person Learning is Apples & Oranges

OpenSesame

The Pew Internet & American Life Project regularly releases fascinating reports on the prevalence and applications of technology in American life and culture. From the number of adults who use Twitter to the popularity of smart phones in different age and ethnic groups, Pew has a handle on how online experiences influence American life. Yesterday Pew released a report on online learning.

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Apple, Google, Microsoft, and the Race for Artificial Intelligence

eLearningMind

Apple has Siri; Microsoft has Cortana; Amazon has Echo; and Google is looking for Google Home to be the next big thing in artificial intelligence. But Apple hopes to change all that sby banking big and bringing on developers and experts to build out their slow-moving AI division. Google has long been king of giving users what they want before they ask, and Apple hopes to contend in a space that it has been uncharacteristically lagging. Where Apple (and Microsoft and Amazon, for that matter) fall short is that their AI requires human prompts to work. The Race is On.

Apple Announces Textbook Revolution

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

This morning Apple held a press event to announce their entry into the world of textbooks. Apples iBooks will sell for no more than $14.99. But the exciting thing is that if you are familiar with Apple apps then it won't take much more than that for you to start writing a fully interactive textbook of your own. But like I said, this is an Apple app and that's just how you do it. From the Apple web site. I'll let you go off and explore the Apple site and other places to get more details. Everyone knew this was coming. No fuss.

Apple Leads in Tech, But Microsoft Dominates in Diversity

eLearningMind

In fact, when you think about revolutionary companies, Google and Apple have become the gold standard, with Microsoft bringing up the rear with an old-school image and sometimes lackluster software offerings. The post Apple Leads in Tech, But Microsoft Dominates in Diversity appeared first on eLearning Mind | Custom eLearning Solutions. We’ll be honest: There are some ways in which Microsoft falls behind other tech giants. But there is one area in which Microsoft has a surprising jump on the competition and a forward-thinking mission operative. Cultural Competency.

Integrating Social Learning In The Workplace

Learnnovators

Amazon, Apple, Google, Netflix, Pandora…. I have been writing about social learning and its related concepts – communities of practices , working out loud and skills for the networked world for quite some time now. Social learning has become a buzzword in the workplace learning space, and every other organization is claiming to have “social learning” as a part of the mix.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

Due to the convergence (TV with Internet) that is happening with the emergence of devices and services like Google TV and Apple TV, the demand for highly interactive video-based learning solutions is going to grow significantly in the future. ” ~ Forbes Magazine. INTRODUCTION. These developments have expanded the possibilities of taking e-learning to great heights more than ever.

Apple iPad Disappoints eLearning Industry

Upside Learning

I have great respect for Apple as an organization particularly because I use an iPhone and I think the iPhone has definitely become one of those game-changers in the smartphone world and by a large margin. I was looking forward to the Apple iPad even more so as we have been doing good stuff on mobile learning and putting up applications and tools on iPhone as pilots and on a trial basis. However, from whatever I have been able to gather about it so far, including Apple’s own website I think the iPad is a big miss. I hope Apple is not being blinded by the iPhone’s success.

iTextbooks? - Apple Gets in on the Digital Textbook Revolution

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

As long as I'm posting about digital textbooks, I might as well mention Apple. Rumors are swirling around the Apple invite that has gone out to press saying, “Join us for an education announcement in the Big Apple.” According to the Mashable article Apple is partnering with textbook publishers. Apple is not very good at the social thing yet. they ever intend too.

Apple iPad: Who Is It Really For?

Upside Learning

A Google search on ‘Apple iPad’ throws up an excess of 30 million results! Clearly the Apple iPad has drawn much applause and an equal amount of criticism in the last few weeks. At Upside Learning we’ve been thinking about ways the Apple iPad can be useful for eLearning – especially in the workplace. Apple has this thing about their products.

L&D’s Role In A Purpose Driven Workplace

Learnnovators

Take organizations like Google, Apple or Zappos. This post is inspired by the #ihrchat on Twitter hosted by Dr. Tanvi Gautam and supported by Team #ihrchat. The chat was full of insights and learning, as always. Flood of tweets poured in with inputs and suggestions on this thought-provoking topic – Reinventing HR for a Purpose Driven Workplace (PDW). ” That’s a result.

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Reflecting on the Apple Experience

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

I decided to take a break and sit outside the Apple store at the Biltmore in Phoenix today. Not because Google made it that way, but because Apple MADE them make it that way. Point camera at Jobs memorial outside of Apple store. No, Steve Jobs, and Apple, did not invent any of these technologies. And Apple executed on that vision. Steve Jobs AppleHey, look!

Selfie number 1

Learning with e's

So here it is - my number one 'selfie' - a picture of me alongside the legendary Apple Computer inventor Steve Wozniak. I asked him about the early days of Apple and his first meeting with Steve Jobs. Jobs was actually the business head behind Apple and had nothing to do with the design of the computers, which was solely Woz's domain. My conversation with him is captured here.

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7 Strategies to Facilitate “Working Out Loud”

Learnnovators

Organizations like Google and Apple have become such talent communities attracting the best of the best in their areas of expertise. I spent the greater part of the weekend mulling over the practice of working out loud, what makes some folks adopt the habit with ease while others struggle, and what could be some of the possible enabling factors that support working out loud.

All hail the electronic calf

E-Learning Provocateur

Insofar as these themes relate to e-learning, the obvious parallel for me is the undue influence of Apple. Given I’ve been blogging about MOOCs lately, I thought it was high time I better informed my perspective by actually doing a MOOC. So I signed up to The University of Edinburgh’s E-learning and Digital Cultures course on Coursera. This film really resonated with me. Rejoice!

The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support

Learnnovators

Wearable technologies (such as Google Glass and Apple Watch). THE QUOTE: “ Design and develop performance support solutions with a focus on context, not content.” – Jeremy Smith. “ You can’t teach people everything they need to know. The best you can do is position them where they can find what they need to know when they need to know it.” – Seymour Papert. What is the trend? Videos. Tools.