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Video Learning Platforms

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2012 – Mobile video consumption rises up to 5.4 The new kids of the block (please no jokes here) are Video Learning Platforms. Live broadcasting – Steve is in Long Beach, Anna is in Moscow – the communicate in real time with or without a live audience – i.e. watching via their computers or mobile device (may include synched slides, but not a requirement).

Harnessing Learning Theories for the Mobile Platform: A m-learning perspective

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With the growing utility of mobiles devices in our everyday lives, the Training & Learning industry is realizing that learners are spending a large chunk of their time on their smartphones or tablets. The increasing popularity of mobile-based learning is a direct output of this realization. Text-based documents can be sent, shared and stored in a mobile device. Taylor.

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Mobile Learning Versus ELearning

LearnDash

There was once a time when the term “elearning” encompassed what we know today as mobile learning. When mobile learning (also referred to as mlearning) first came about it wasn’t exactly clear the difference between the two. When most people think of mobile learning today they think of the devices that people use to access course content. elearning mlearning

FutureLearn: pedagogical & mLearning MOOC platform - the approach

Ignatia Webs

For all of you out there wanting to push your government into setting up a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platform gathering knowledge from all your national universities, take a look at the approach of UK’s open university on planning a MOOC platform, it looks very promising. This mobility is enabled in part by telecommunications, more specifically mobile devices.

New Brandon Hall Group report forecasts major shift in 2016 online learning trends

The cloud, social tools, mobile technologies, and other advances have created a host of opportunities for. mobile delivery (41%). Social and Mobile Technologies are the Biggest Priorities. Within the chaotic learning environment, the biggest priorities within technology are social and mobile solutions. on social and mobile technologies, respectively. to increase.

Detecting Mobile Platforms the Smart Way for Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Lectora has some great features to take learning off the desktop and on the road, such as dynamic templates for mobile layout, but one of the more interesting ways is the ability to check the platform type as a condition for an action. One of the main reasons to use this condition is that mobile devices forbid automatic playing of audio or video.

Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems

Upside Learning

This post specifically talks about how a Mobile Learning Platform can be used as an effective Performance Support System. Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms. We unveiled our mobile learning solution – Upside2Go – at ASTD TechKnowledge 2011. You can also view this video which showcases the capabilities of Upside2Go – our mobile learning solution.

Mobile Devices in Learning: Utilizing the Ubiquitous Platform for Corporate Learning

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Mobile Devices are an indispensable  part of our people’s life – both at work and home. Using smartphones or tablets, they read newspapers on their handheld devices, send work emails, plan their schedules, book airline tickets, find maps for desired destinations – it is difficult to list the many utilizations of the mobile device. contact-form-7]. Learning

World Academy – Unique Online Education Platform

eLearn Hub

announces Launch of Unique Online Education Platform With access to high impact practical short courses for professional development Australia, Sydney: World Academy.tv is facilitating online education for professional development in the 21st Century.  As the new leader in the field of online education platforms, World Academy partners with qualified and renowned […]. The post World Academy – Unique Online Education Platform appeared first on eLearn Hub. Interesting Stuff Uncategorized Distance Learning elearning mobile learning Online Learning

eBook Platform Accessibility

Dont Waste Your Time

My beef is (a) don’t call it an eBook, it isn’t – in the purest sense of the term, and (b) make it easier to be truly mobile by checking, if not designing, for the lowest-common-denominator of screen sizes and make it accessible and scalable. eBook eBooks EPUB eReader JISC JISC TechDis Kindle MOBI Mobile Learning Nook Smart Phone Sony Tablet

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Cloud Based eLearning Platforms: 10 Advantages eLearning Professionals Need To Know

Docebo

Lack of data security, unreliable access, and the absence of IT support resources are just some of the myths surrounding cloud based eLearning platforms and some of the issues that prevent upper management from signing off on a cloud eLearning platform for your organization. Who wants to waste valuable resources on installing an eLearning platform solution? It’s a simple fact.

Eliademy a mobile MOOC platform resides in the Cloud

Ignatia Webs

But overall: really easy, simple, ubiquitous course platform that can be enriched with content in just a few moments. mobile mLearning ubiquitous learning mobile learning mooc eLearning open educationAnother great initiative called Eliademy is getting more attention as it rolls out one day at the time. The people of TechCrunch got me onto this wonderful open course initiative.

Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact

be difficult to effectively retrofit microlearning into their platforms. 67% of all workers use mobile and wireless computing. Components of an ideal Microlearning Platform While technologies exist for distributing and aggregating microlearning, they are not. investment by adopting a platform that not only delivers microlearning content, but also. About Axonify.14 Blunt.

And in this corner: LMS and in the other corner – Learning Platform

eLearning 24-7

have spent the last year and a half, looking to see if there were any differences between a LMS and a learning platform. Was there anything or things that really set them apart, to such a degree that one could say, “that is a LMS” and another say, “that is a learning platform” Before you go, oh, yeah well the modern ones are learning platforms and the “traditional” is LMS, I’d like to remind you, with no disrespect intended, that thinking is erroneous at best.  We will discuss that in short order. than learner platform side. 

Why so many companies want to replace their online training platform

Docebo

Also, 66% of companies surveyed stated they are searching for an LMS with other features such as: enhanced reporting, integration of systems and mobile capabilities. Social and mobile features have been increasing in importance for years, and the new Brandon Hall Group study found 46% of companies consider discussion forums essential to their learning platforms.

5 Mobile Learning Must-Haves for 2016

Knowledge Guru

Mobile learning has come a long way over the last several years. Some organizations have truly embraced mobile as a training delivery method, learning as they go how to create an impactful mobile strategy. Other organizations are still on the sidelines trying to decide if mobile learning makes sense for their workforce. Make it Mobile-First. Make Sign-On Simple.

#LearningIs mobile

Learning with e's

Much was discussed during the UNESCO Mobile Learning Week in Paris. The image presented here was ironic, appearing as it did on the door to the main venue of the conference, but as several pointed out, the device in the image is a reference to a bygone age when mobile phones were primitive. Many more people now own mobile phones, but a large proportion of these are non-smart (i.e.

Social Learning is Voluntary; Collaboration Platforms are Enablers

ID Reflections

As an Instructional Designer and L&D Consultant, I am often asked questions like: 1.What social collaboration platform should we use? Some organizations go to the extent of monitoring and reviewing posts that will be put up on their collaboration platform! At the end of the day, the platform doesn''t matter. This totally hits the nail on the head. This is futile of course.

5 Unknown Ways You're Wasting Your Training Budget

Capital Trends 2016 report, “Mobile, social, and web-based. platforms that can deliver on-demand learning content. Impactly is an open platform. WHITE PAPER 5 Unknown Ways. You’re Wasting Your. individual employees according to Bersin by Deloitte. When it comes to training budgets, leaders. struggle to pinpoint what impact (if any) their training programs are having. practices.

Mobile Learning: More than just Mobile + Learning

Social Learning

Mobile learning seems to be creating a lot of excitement in the learning community these days. For example, according to a report published by Ambient Insight Research, the US market for mobile learning products and services reached $958.7 Growing number of mobile learning tools and platforms. So everyone wants mobile learning.  mobile learning mobile devices

Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips

Upside Learning

Find a problem with learning or performance first , think about learning next, and mobile learning last. Look for a learning/performance problem and analyze carefully if mobile learning is a possible solution and not the other way round. Ask if the user job profile involves individuals being substantially ‘mobile’ and not tied to a centralized location. Content pull?

Mobile Mania – The Latest on M-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Mobile the final frontier.  These are the voyages of mobile learning.  To seek out new devices. To, ah forget it you now the rest, but what you may not know is the latest on the mobile learning front. already saw that mobile planet. Responsive – Talk to any LMS vendor (okay, a large swath of them) and they will tell you they have responsive for mobile. .

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Mobile Enables Informal Learning

Upside Learning

spoke (for 5 min) on how mobile enables informal learning. Bersin & Associates put forward a framework of 3 different forms of Informal Learning and suggest mobile could be the technology to make these happen. To me, this is the real potential of mobile, which organizations should strive to achieve. Mobile Learning Informal LearningHere’s a summary of my talk.

How the right tech tools for your team can power your sales enablement strategy

ONLINE AND MOBILE LEARNING Training fits in when it works best for the learner, meaning peak activity hours. content on an online training platform, but the tracking and reporting capabili- ties of these solutions are unmatched. Look for a platform that supports organizing and distributing learning content. effective usage of the platform as adoption grows. ENABLEMENT?

Free papers on mobile learning from #IMLF2016 conference #mlearning

Ignatia Webs

This is a really wonderful set of papers that encompass the latest mobile learning realities and implementations. To give you an idea, I am adding the abstract of her paper here: Mobile devices transcend the educational affordances provided by conventional tethered electronic and traditional learning. Every page got me thinking and gave me new ideas related to my own interests.

platform capitalism and the post-job economy

Learning and Working on the Web

Platform capitalism is beginning to define the economy for the second Gilded Age we seem to be entering. platform: a mobile application delivered through an oligopoly like iTunes or Google Play. critical mass of users: upwardly mobile knowledge workers, especially those in Silicon Valley or the tech sector. The platform gets richer, but the drivers are limited by time.

7 Random Mobile Learning Facts

LearnDash

Mobile learning is starting to become the standard in educational settings given its flexibility and ease of use. If you’re still not convinced, here are some more random mobile learning facts: This year, 56% of schools and libraries are expected to go transition to digital textbooks. 45% of schools and libraries plan to expand use of mobile devices.

The Mobile Learning Shift

LearnDash

If you are part of a medium to large organization, then chances are there is some form of elearning program or platform in place for employee training. Mobile Training on the Rise. With the increase in bring-your-device-to-work programs, there has been a similar rise in mobile video based training. Increase Employee Satisfaction – In one survey particular, 100% of participants indicated that they would actively seek mobile training programs. Naturally it makes sense that mobile training is going to rise. mlearning mobile learning Source: 9slides.

Whitepaper: When The LMS Isn’t Enough

of respondents are looking to leave their current LMS platform and move to a new provider. On the other hand, LMSs – with their complex, centralized platforms – dictate that you drive. Mobile technologies to deliver information when and where learners want it – and on their platform of choice. When the LMS isn’t Enough How to Turbocharge Your LMS and Improve. level.

Introducing Inkling for Enterprise: The World’s Only All-in-One Enterprise Content Platform

Inkling

Our all-in-one enterprise content platform delivers knowledge at the point of need, powering the delivery, creation, and measurement of an organization’s most mission-critical business documents. Inkling unveils its all-in-one enterprise content platform, Inkling for Enterprise. January 27, 2016 – Inkling today unveiled its all-in-one enterprise content platform, Inkling for Enterprise, a new way for businesses to reach both internal and external audiences with dynamic, engaging content on mobile devices and PCs. SAN FRANCISCO, CA., About Inkling.

Go Mobile or Go Home

Association eLearning

According to Statista.com , “As of 2013, worldwide mobile phone internet user penetration was 73.4%. While many organizations struggle to choose an LMS, then race to assemble eLearning courses so learners can take training and CE courses online, few have mastered the mobile revolution. Yes, but is it mobile responsive? mean I have to do that pinch thing, but it’s viewable.”

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The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development

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According to a 2012 survey of mobile learners, 99% believed the mobile format and presentation enhanced their learning, and it was found that 45% actually spent less time in training than their (non-mobile trained) peers, with no loss of comprehension. If you’re not getting into the mobile game with your training and eLearning initiatives, you’re falling behind.

5 Mobile Learning Trends: How M-LearningIs Changing the Workplace

Origin Learning

Mobile Learning Technology has opened up a whole gamut of options to extend the learning blend. So much so, that even in organizations which have not yet adopted mobile learning , employees are using their smartphones to informally pull whatever information they can at the time of immediate need. Mobile devices are justifying the term ‘performance support’like never before.

New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model

40% agree that staff in their organisation have access to job aids online or via mobile. questions to ask when looking at platforms to support 70:20:10. 2016 Page | 27. “We are providing self-serve resources on our common intranet platform which. In-Focus. Report. February 2016 Authored by Charles Jennings, Laura Overton & Dr Genny Dixon. Supported by. 70+20+10=100. Foreword.

New to Docebo LMS: 9 ways to supercharge your online training platform

Docebo

9 New ways to supercharge your online training platform with Docebo 6.9. Our team is thrilled to announce that we’ve begun rolling out Docebo 6.9, the latest version of the online training platform and our biggest update ever. Docebo Mobile. Start a free trial and see how you can activate your social and informal online training platform in minutes. Docebo 6.9 Docebo 6.9

6 Steps To A Better Mobile Learning Strategy

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is a relatively new domain and is rapidly evolving as well, which makes its implementation a not so easy task. When implementing mobile learning in workplace, following 6 steps will help create an effective mlearning strategy. 1. In fact, some early mobile learning initiatives have been taken up more for novelty value than for identified real needs.

Tools For Mobile Learning Development

Upside Learning

Upside is doing a fair bit of mobile learning development and we blog about it regularly. want to share some tools which may assist you in developing mobile learning applications. Tools to develop Native applications: SDK provided for mobile device. But the issues with them are higher development cost and no cross platform support. It requires MIDP/JVM on mobile device.

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

Upside Learning

With the almost insatiable need for information and communication increasing across the global workforce, most of them are turning to mobile devices. However, by using Mobile Device Management (MDM) and Mobile Application Management (MAM) platforms, organizations may be able to manage the security risks posed by BYOD. What makes BYOD popular? Feel free to comment.

Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

Upside Learning

For over two years now, we have not only just been hearing about mobile learning but also actively understanding and working on it. From trying to explain five myths of mobile learning to assisting customer  new to mobile learning, getting started with mobile learning has been an exciting journey through which we have seen mobile learning seeing increasing adoption.

Why is a Social Learning platform important for business?

Paradiso

The applications of a social learning platform on training have been known for sometime, but the idea of a social learning management system is relatively new. social learning platform isn’t really anything new – similar models have been used for years. More importantly, a social learning platform facilitates a connection to ideas. Learning on the go with mobile learning.

Improving Learning with Mobile Technology

Dont Waste Your Time

A couple of months ago I was asked to contribute to an eBook about mobile learning and changes in attitudes and technology …   “what are the most effective uses of technology in online and mobile education?” ” You can see the full eBook on SlideShare or in the embedded version below: Mobile Education – Lessons from 35 Education Experts on.

The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses

eLearning Brothers

The flexibility of accessing an entire course from a small and lightweight wireless device makes mobile learning the current education frontier. In many current training scenarios, mobile eLearning typically supplements a traditional online or partially online course, or it may completely replace these standard learning delivery options. ADL Mobile Learning Handbook. Freud.

Top 5 Benefits of Mobile eLearning

eLearning Brothers

The past decade has seen an explosion in mobile technology. We’re rapidly seeing the technological landscape grow and evolve, and the trend is moving further and further into the realm of mobility. At this point, it’s a foregone conclusion that a good eLearning strategy should include mobile learning. Convenience. Quick Distribution. Collaboration. Engagement.

ELearning Brothers Launch Groundbreaking Mobile Templates

eLearning Brothers

But these games and text documents aren’t any ordinary template, they can be used across all mobile platforms from 1988-1999. The post ELearning Brothers Launch Groundbreaking Mobile Templates appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Company Culture eLearning Our Favorites Resources Mobile Templates That’s right! You spoke, we listened. You asked, we answered.

Getting Started With Mobile Learning?

Upside Learning

Mobile learning is in the air. At Upside Learning, we have been doing a fair bit of mobile learning for more than two years now. During this period we’ve tried several things; experimented a lot; and in the process have built a good understanding and capability in the mobile learning space. Recently we released an innovative mobile learning platform – Upside2Go.

How to choose between web and native apps for mobile learning?

Origin Learning

Since every mobile device comes with a pre-installed browser, web apps are easy to create and deliver for a large audience. Eventually, updating is also faster and easier because these apps can cater to a whole lot of devices, which include not just mobile phones but desktops as well. common example of a web app is mobile websites of newspapers. Web apps. Native apps.