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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 not Macworld. I am at the Winter 2009 ICT Educator conference. 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.

13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

Visual Lounge

To change your wallpaper back to an Apple default: tap Settings > Wallpaper > Choose a New Wallpaper and you’ll see options for Dynamic or Stills. Turn off display zoom (iPhone 6/ 6Plus). If you use zoom mode on a newer iPhone, you may want to turn it off. Using an iPhone 6 in zoom mode, for example, generates a recording at 1136 x 640 instead of 1334 x 750.

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. iPhone 6 page. Blog apple L&D marketing

What the Release for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Means for Mobile Learning

CommLab India

The Smartphones iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus were finally released in a glittering ceremony in San Francisco. As Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, unveiled the mobile devices which come with a host of new features, the Internet was inundated with reviews of the new devices. Let us now see how these features of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus help deliver good mobile learning.

Why the iPad and iPhone not supporting Adobe Flash is a Great thing for mLearning

mLearning Revolution

There’s no other Industry in the world that was more affected by Apple refusing to embrace Adobe Flash in their iOS devices like the eLearning Industry. I don’t have the exact numbers but I would venture to say that more than 98% of all eLearning was/is based on Adobe Flash (i.e. the learner needs to have the Flash Player installed) and thus making it an interesting challenge for our Industry to make the transition to mobile learning (mLearning), especially because of the market share that Apple commands with the iPad and the iPhone. Let me explain.

Providing Contextual Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology

Origin Learning

The number of iPhone users has been growing steadily. The total number of iPhones sold globally in 2013 is reported to be 150 million. 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

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IPhone- User Interface Guidelines- Part I

Upside Learning

The iPhone’s revolutionary user interface has changed the way we look at mobile devices. The iPhone SDK let’s you create native applications for the device. The document is divided into two parts: Planning Your iPhone Software Product : Covers types of applications, fundamental human interface design principles and the iPhone OS environment. This is the first. E.g. Mail.

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. learning apple app elearning LMS Moodle

Publish to iPhone – From Captivate 5 and eLearning Suite 2

Adobe Captivate

Apple’s recent announcement that it has lifted restrictions on its third-party developer guidelines has direct implications for the publishing options available from Captivate 5 and Adobe eLearning Suite 2. You can now author your elearning courses in Captivate and publish them as a swf to run on any Flash enabled device, or follow the steps below to publish the same as an iPhone app.

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This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad

Upside Learning

About a month back I blogged about Smokescreen which allows advertisers to run simple Flash movies on iPad/iPhone using HTML5/JavaScript.  Today while checking my twitter feed I discovered Frash which runs Flash content on iPad/iPhone in a Safari browser. It’s an effort to take the Android implementation of Flash Player to run on iPad/iPhone.

IPhone- User Interface Guidelines – Part III

Upside Learning

In continuation to my previous post of this series ( Part I & Part II ), I will be concluding my discussion on the various components available for developing the user interface of your iPhone application. System Provided Buttons and Icons: IPhone OS provides standard buttons for navigation bar, toolbar and icons for tab bar to promote consistent look and feel.

This Week on #TalkTech: Apple Slows Innovation, PKM Not a Technology, and Digital Natives

Bottom-Line Performance

Take a look at what we have planned for this week: CNET Live blogged the iPhone Keynote. Topic 1: The iPhone boasts improved specs and a larger screen size — but is it still an innovative product? The internet is buzzing with excitement over the long-awaited iPhone 5 announcement. iPhone 5: CNET Editor’s Take. Credit: CNET/James Martin). What do you think?

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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. The iPad was supposed to be better and bigger than the iPhone, closer to a computer and much more than just a phone. Whoops!). Some reasons: 1. The missing camera.

¿Por qué el hecho de que el iPad y el iPhone no soportan Adobe Flash es un gran incentivo para el mLearning?

mLearning Revolution

No hubo otra industria en el mundo que resultara más afectada por la decisión de Apple de no adoptar Adobe Flash en sus dispositivos iOS como la industria del eLearning. Siempre he sido y soy un gran admirador de Flash desde que trabajaba en Macromedia y más recientemente en Adobe y me sentí algo disgustado cuando Apple publicó las impresiones de Steve Jobs acerca de Flash. Por qué?

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Steps to use Flash iPhone packager to create iPhone app. from Captivate SWF

Adobe Captivate

Further to Shameer’s post on “Publish to iPhone from Captivate and eLearning Suite“, here are the next steps to generate the iPhone app. These are manual steps and you need to use the terminal/shell to execute the command on a Mac machine where you have your Apple Developer Certificate and Provisioning from your Captivate SWF.

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Apple iPhone Opens Up.

Kapp Notes

Apple has just released its developer kit.cool stuff. Check out this video of Jobs talking about what you can do in terms of software creation for the iPhone.at the Apple March 6th event. So this weekend, get a hold of an iPhone and start developing some neat software.

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.

How Mobile Devices are Influencing User Interface Design

Absorb LMS

One side is silver and emblazoned with the image of an apple. In the example below, interface elements are resized and rearranged to best display on an Apple iPhone and iPad. Absorb LMS Best Practices Design Features Android e-learning elearning eLL ipad iphone learning management learning management system LMS tablet training User experience User interface UX

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. I sit here with an iPhone 4 in my hands. 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. Steve Jobs Apple

How Mobile Devices are Influencing User Interface Design

Absorb LMS

One side is silver and emblazoned with the image of an apple. In the example below, interface elements are resized and rearranged to best display on an Apple iPhone and iPad. Absorb LMS Best Practices Design Features Android e-learning elearning eLL ipad iphone learning management learning management system LMS tablet training User experience User interface UX

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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. Don’t believe the hype - The ultra effective marketing campaign by the Apple folks would have you believe that the iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the world. This film really resonated with me. Rejoice! That is until the next one comes along. With horns.

20 Wonderful Resources for Using BLE Beacons in Mobile Learning

Learnnovators

Apple’s recently introduced iPhones come embedded with iBeacons. Launch Here : This is a new iPhone app that leverages the power of iBeacons to allow you to tie iBeacons (at various spots in your home or office) to specific apps on your iPhone for automatically launching these (apps) based on your location. The above quote is from our interview with Geoff Stead.

15 Great App Preview Videos and a Free Tool for Making Your Own

Visual Lounge

Back in June, Apple announced that developers would be able to create and upload a 30-second demo to their App Store listing. And you can’t see app previews in the App Store at all unless you visit it from an iPhone 5, iPhone 6, or retina iPad running iOS 8. Pro tip: Apple is currently featuring a few apps with previews on the front of the App Store. With 1.2

24 Hours with the Apple Watch

Tom Spiglanin

My Apple Watch arrived a few days ago. The packaging itself is classically Apple. Also in typical Apple fashion, the instruction manual was a few pages at most, in a dozen languages with lots of photos. In seconds the Apple logo appeared and I walked through the setup process, pairing it with my phone in just minutes. Start your engines. Taking it personally. Dick Tracy.

Changing the world

Learning with e's

That's exactly what I did this week in a glittering lounge in the Carlton Ritz Hotel, when I sat down with Steve Wozniak , co-founder (with Steve Jobs) of Apple. Wozniak designed the first Apple computer, and together with Jobs, set in motion a company that continues this day to mould our use of digital technology. It's not often you get to talk with someone who has changed the world.

Infographic: How to Arrive at a Great App Preview Video

Visual Lounge

Apple introduced a set of guidelines during their hour-long session at WWDC that define a limited set of production elements. We also put together the infographic below as a handy reference for anyone creating App Previews for Apple App Store. These are drawn from Apple’s WWDC presentation. If you have a universal app, you can create one video for iPhone and one for iPad.

Adobe Founders Write an Open Letter to Apple

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Adobe co-founders  John Warnock and Chuck Geschke have written an open letter to Apple computer about the lack of support for Flash content on Apple devices (namely the iPhone and iPad). In part, the founders say "As the founders of Adobe, we believe open markets are in the best interest of developers, content owners, and consumers. Freedom of choice on the web has unleashed an explosion of content and transformed how we work, learn, communicate, and, ultimately, express ourselves "

When augmented reality isn’t

E-Learning Provocateur

So I was excited to stumble upon their Augmented Reality browsing of Powerhouse Museum around Sydney app for Apple and Android. love history, I love augmented reality, and I own an iPhone – so a combination of all three proved irresistible. I’m a big fan of the Powerhouse Museum. The PhM, however, has the guts to give it a go. Here’s why… 1. The title is meh.

Rotten Apple!

Learning with e's

I have had no problems with my Apple iPod at all. That was before my iPhone came along. Experts point to the lithium ion batteries Apple use as the source of the problem. As you would, Ellie’s parents contacted Apple to report the incident and ask for a refund. Apple responded by offering to refund the money, but only if the Stanboroughs kept quiet about the incident.

Apple Vs Adobe: Impact On Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

The war between Adobe and Apple just got hotter. With the announcement of iPhone OS 4.0 Apple has revised the Developer Program License Agreement to ban the use of cross compiler tools like Unity3d, Appcelerator’s Titanium, Adobe’s Flash CS5 etc. for developing iPhone and iPad applications. which we think is a smart feature).

Prank iPhone?

Learning with e's

I received an e-mail from my friend Maged Boulos yesterday which contained the following warning: 'The first Malware for the iPhone has appeared. It began to appear a few days ago as a package named "iPhone firmware 1.1.3 During the installation, the package overwrites some other applications including OpenSSH and "Erica's Utilities"—a collection of command line tools for the iPhone.

Will the iPad continue its tablet domination? A look at the market landscape

Xyleme

Since Apple launched the iPad in April 2010, the first in the new generation of media tablets to hit the market, it has sold more than 30 million units. March – Apple releases the iPad 2. This leaves us with just two players for the future: Apple with the iPad and Google with Android. In the meantime, Apple continues to improve their platform. iPad vs Android.

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What's Up With the "Enable SWF for conversion to iPhone application" Option?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Question About Adobe Captivate 5: What's Up With the "Enable SWF for conversion to iPhone application" Option? I'm confused. know that Apple and Adobe are at war with regards to SWF output playing on the iPhone or iPad. But I just noticed in Adobe Captivate 5 that there is a check box when you publish that says: "Enable SWF for conversion to iPhone application." " Does this mean that Captivate 5 output will play on the iPhone and that I should get excited? Answer: Don't get too excited.

Apple missing the small picture

Clark Quinn

I’ve previously discussed the fight between Apple and Adobe about Flash (e.g. Which Apple is blocking, for interactivity. Apple allows cross-platform media players, whether hyperdocs (c.f. Now, I understand that Apple’s rabidly focused on the customer experience ( I like the usability), and limiting development to content is a way to essentially guarantee a vibrant experience.  What I care about is that, by not supporting cross-platform programs that output code for different operating systems (OS), Apple is hurting a significant portion of the market.