7 Best eBook Converters for Bulk Conversion

Kitaboo

With the easy availability of books on the web today, eBook conversion is gaining a lot of momentum in the publishing world. Top 7 eBook Converters for Batch Conversions 1. Supports batch conversion with high quality. Automated PDF to ePUB conversion. Bulk conversion.

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

Bottom-Line Performance

Sure, the new iPhone looks faster and sexier…but is it really going to move us forward when it comes to embracing mobile learning? Whether or not you think exposing infants to tablets and smart phones is a good thing is not the issue here — we must ask ourselves what our youngest generation of learners will someday demand from mobile learning experiences when THEY are in the workplace. New York Times: For a Baby – Mobile Screens to Shake and Rattle.

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A Conversation with Paul Rosa: Co-Founder of Sploops!

Kapp Notes

The two are about the launch the app and so here is part of the conversation we had the other day. Rosa: Sploops is a brand-new sports conversation app launching to the Apple App Store in November. We believe it is the next big thing in mobile sports communication. We started to forecast the future of mobile apps and how video would eventually become huge in the app world. It was literally an idea in our head and we turned it into a mobile app.

How Can Publishers Benefit From PDF to ePUB Conversion

Kitaboo

Most importantly, PDF to ePUB conversion and vice versa is heavily in demand, which has given rise to several online tools. . Would it make sense to carry out PDF to ePUB conversion before publication? Identifying the great demand for PDF to ePUB conversion, the International Digital Publishing Forum officially recognized and standardized ePUB as the default format for major publishers. Advantages of PDF to ePUB Conversion.

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How to Identify the Best eBook Conversion Services

Kitaboo

But since educational publishers have loads of content to convert into an eBook, they may not have the time to identify the best eBook conversion service which will give them a compelling eBook. Companies that offer eBook conversion services also usually offer eBook creation and distribution services. Although before you finalize an eBook conversion service provider, there are certain things you need to analyze and compare. So, the software must allow ePUB conversion.

10 Mobile Workforce Management Software

Ed App

Managing a mobile workforce is, without a doubt, a huge challenge for managers and L&D leaders. The sheer number of mobile workforce software tools on the market can be quite overwhelming. Mobile Workforce Management Software #1 – EdApp.

The Essentials of Mobile Learning

Origin Learning

We have reached a stage where mobile is no longer the future of learning. In this blog post, we will examine the importance of mobile learning in modern workplace learning, why organizations should invest in it, the growth of mobile learning apps, and the elements of an ideal mobile learning program. Stats from industry analysts show some interesting numbers: Around 50% to 55% of organizations integrate mobile devices as part of their training programs.

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.

Next generation of mobile IT solidifies as Apple announces products

Aptara

Next generation of mobile IT solidifies as Apple announces products. Now, events such as Apple unveilings have a huge relevance for the enterprise world, as leaders can glimpse their next generation of hardware on stage. In turn, they will determine the content conversion steps that must be taken to keep enterprise apps accessible and relevant. Apple's big day. Also interesting, but with its role in corporate IT less sure, is the Apple Watch.

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HTML5 development poised to rise, Apple responsible

Aptara

HTML5 development poised to rise, Apple responsible. The flexibility and cross-platform utility of the methodology have become increasingly valued as the mobile environment has splintered. As such, HTML5 conversion and development have cemented their position in discourse, helped along every once in a while by an announcement from one or other of the constantly competing tech giants that make up the overall IT industry. Apple drives HTML5. Mobile Readiness.

8 eBook Conversion Tools Compatible with Multiple Formats

Kitaboo

Why do digital publishers need an eBook conversion tool? The digital publishing process usually begins with an eBook conversion tool, because digital books come in various file formats. Let us have a look at some of the benefits of eBook conversion-.

HTML5 making inroads with Apple and Mozilla

Aptara

HTML5 making inroads with Apple and Mozilla. The many new channels available, especially mobile devices, have called for a matching set of standards that can reach out across the field. Adobe Flash lost its bid to become the main content distribution language when Apple pulled support, meaning developers have had to look further afield. One of the major factors pointing to an HTML5 takeover has always been the ability to create solutions that will work with Apple iOS devices.

The Mobile Handset, an Inflection Point?

Tom Spiglanin

This time my thoughts are about wearable technology and the mobile handset (smartphone). We all know it, we just aren’t in complete agreement what form they will take or evolve into, what will be their place in our mobile arsenal, or what functions they will perform. Google Glass arrived, and I followed David Kelly ‘s online conversations about his experiences with the technology and how it may fit in the world of learning and development.

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This Week on #TalkTech: The New Zite, Evaluating Mobile Apps for Learning, Google Maps and iOS

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Whether its marveling in the fantastic UI design of some of our favorites or discussing the best ways to evaluate mobile apps, we’ve got you covered: Topic 1: How does the new Zite’s multitouch interface demonstrate effective mobile UI design? We are specifically looking at the mobile UI features that make it a case in point for how to design mobile learning. Topic 2: What is the best method for instructional designers to evaluate mobile learning solutions?

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Apple strikes against lagging sales rates with new iPads

Aptara

Apple strikes against lagging sales rates with new iPads. All of this activity on the part of Apple, Samsung, HTC and their fellows has implications for content conversion - if tablets stay relevant over the long haul, they will be important platforms for media. Apple's new lineup. Apple lit the fire under tablet hype with its original iPad. What has Google been working on while Apple reveals its latest devices? Mobile Readiness.

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Want to go mobile for learning and support?

Allison Rossett

I invited him to write this when I recognized my lack of clarity about the options for mobile development and delivery. We want to use mobile devices, but which mobile? There is great excitement about the potential of mobile devices for learning and support. Workplace learning professionals now find themselves in the middle of conversations about leveraging mobile devices for growth and support. Mobile Website. Mobile Web App.

The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support

Learnnovators

LearnQ : a mobile-based performance support app for our Quality Management System (QMS) that provides an ubiquitous way to access information while on the go. Today, while working on the design of a proximity-based embedded performance support mobile app using Qualcomm’s Gimbal Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons, we set out on a quick journey to explore and learn more about this concept. Wearable technologies (such as Google Glass and Apple Watch).

Publishing for the Mobile – Dos and Don’ts

MagicBox

No wonder then that the global mobile population reached close to 5 billion in 2018. We spend more than five hours a day on our smartphones and 70% of web traffic originates from mobile devices. This trend is expected to only grow, with global mobile data traffic projected to increase threefold between 2018 and 2021. Given the mobile phone usage trends and projections, ensuring your content is available on mobile phones is a no-brainer.

10 mLearning Lessons I Learned from reading Mobile First by Luke Wroblewski [Book Review]

mLearning Revolution

I love Mobile and everything that it represents. I enjoy the simplicity of mobile. The Mobile Effect. I was thinking about how my own experience with mobile since my first iPhone and later the iPad and all the other devices I’ve owned since, have impacted me in a big way. I suppose you can say that I think “ mobile-first ” and everything else, including desktop-second. Mobile is the future and we must to be part of it.

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8 Things we MUST do in 2013 to seize the potential of mLearning

mLearning Revolution

2012 has been an amazing year for mobile! This year we have seen technology companies introduce a myriad of mobile devices of all sizes, prices and operating systems. In 2012 Apple announced the iPhone 5, two new iPads and the new iPad mini; Google unveiled their first tablet, the nexus 7 and later the 10″ version; Amazon gave us three Kindle Fire HD tablets. Become an Active, Observant Mobile user. The two most popular mobile OSes are iOS (e.g.

4 Traditional PC Features Mobile is NOT About

mLearning Revolution

I am back and looking forward to more great mobile conversations. I don’t disagree with James in that all the features he mentioned are unique to Windows 8 tablets, and I’m not entirely sure these may even be some of the reasons why consumers are not buying the Surface tablet from Microsoft, but the list got me thinking about what ‘ mobile is NOT about.’ Mobile is about doing more with less. Mobile Learning featured mLearning mobile PC

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This Week on #TalkTech: iPhone 5 and mobile Learning, Coursera, Craftsy for Online Learning

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Take a look at what we have planned for this week: Apple's upcoming special event will likely introduce the iPhone 5. How will this affect mobile learning adoption inside organizations? Apple’s latest iteration of their famed smartphone is due to be announced on September 12th. With millions of new users likely to have an iPhone in their hands before the holiday season, demand for powerful mobile learning experiences will only increase.

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This Week on #TalkTech: iPhone 5 and mobile Learning, Coursera, Craftsy for Online Learning

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Take a look at what we have planned for this week: Apple's upcoming special event will likely introduce the iPhone 5. How will this affect mobile learning adoption inside organizations? Apple’s latest iteration of their famed smartphone is due to be announced on September 12th. With millions of new users likely to have an iPhone in their hands before the holiday season, demand for powerful mobile learning experiences will only increase.

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The State of Rapid Development Tools for Mobile Learning: Webinar Recording Now Available

mLearning Revolution

If you were not able to attend our Webinar yesterday on mLearning and the state of rapid development tools for mobile learning, the recording is now available. The recording is roughly 64 minutes and here is what you can expect as you watch the video below: We started with an overview of the current state of mobile in general. Here are some interesting stats we provided: Apple sold 15.4 So yes, the Mobile Revolution is happening now and is big.

#mLearnCon Edition of #TalkTech: Microsoft Surface, NearPod, Clark Quinn’s 5 Phrases to Make Mobile Work

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With Sharon , Nick and Dustin at mLearnCon this week presenting some of our best mobile-focused client work and taking in the experience and the launch of our brand new website this week, we are especially excited to talk about the latest tech and mobile learning trends today. Regardless of your feelings on Apple or the iPad, there’s no doubt a little healthy competition is good for the consumer. Today is a special edition of our weekly #TalkTech chat.

#mLearnCon Edition of #TalkTech: Microsoft Surface, NearPod, Clark Quinn’s 5 Phrases to Make Mobile Work

Bottom-Line Performance

With Sharon , Nick and Dustin at mLearnCon this week presenting some of our best mobile-focused client work and taking in the experience and the launch of our brand new website this week, we are especially excited to talk about the latest tech and mobile learning trends today. Regardless of your feelings on Apple or the iPad, there’s no doubt a little healthy competition is good for the consumer. Today is a special edition of our weekly #TalkTech chat.

7 Reasons Why You Must Convert Flash Games to HTML5

Hurix Digital

However, owing to glaring security gaps, performance, and stability issues that Flash games presented on mobile devices, a need for change became more pressing. White paper: Leveraging RPA for Flash to HTML5 Conversion. Mobile Device Compatibility.

Quick Tips for Large-Scale Flash to HTML5 Migration

Hurix Digital

In fact, the death knell for Flash was sounded when Apple founder, Steve Jobs decided not to use it in any of his iOS devices. Flash has several limitations which make it incompatible for today’s needs, it is not compatible with mobiles, has several security issues and drains battery power.

Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. One year ago today, I offered nine predictions running the gamut of hardware, software, industry players and general market movements based on trends we were experiencing in the commercial mobile learning marketplace; here’s my analysis of where these predictions landed twelve months later. a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?

Enterprise mobile landscape still changing

Aptara

Enterprise mobile landscape still changing. Mobile devices in the workplace have become a common feature today, one that leaders have found themselves either supporting or coping with, depending on their readiness. This, in turn, demands content conversion and production efforts to ensure the mobile devices have access to the right information and a powerful interface. Apple and Google horse race. Mobile Readiness.

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THE EVOLVING FACE OF EMBEDDED PERFORMANCE SUPPORT

Learnnovators

LearnQ : a mobile-based performance support app for our Quality Management System (QMS) that provides an ubiquitous way to access information while on the go. Today, while working on the design of a proximity-based embedded performance support mobile app using Qualcomm’s Gimbal Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons, we set out on a quick journey to explore and learn more about this concept. Wearable technologies (such as Google Glass and Apple Watch).

The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.

Xyleme

Home > mobile learning > The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail April 13th, 2011 Goto comments Leave a comment While the focus of this post is not specifically Apple or the iPad, it’s almost impossible to talk about successful mobile strategies without recognizing that the iPad has created a transitional moment for the Learning & Development world.

6 Reasons You Need to Convert Your Legacy Courses

CommLab India

Now that Flash is not supported by Apple products and some other browsers, there is a need to convert these courses quickly, using latest authoring tools like Articulate Storyline, Lectora Inspire or iSpring, so that they can run on mobile devices and also become browser agnostic. Many organizations need their old legacy courses to be available on all browsers and on any device; hence, rapidly converting their old legacy courses into mobile compatible formats.

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

TechSmith Camtasia

Back in June, Apple announced that developers would be able to create and upload a 30-second demo to their App Store listing. million apps in the App Store, app previews will play an increasing important role in app store optimization for a few reasons: Conversion : App previews let consumers “look inside” the app before pulling the trigger on a purchase or download. By reducing the risk of wasting money or time, you remove a barrier and boost conversions.

Experts predict mobile device futures

Aptara

Experts predict mobile device futures. Companies toying with the idea of deploying mobile content are likely deeply invested in which smartphone operating system or hardware profile becomes the defining feature of the next hardware generation. The Kantar research revealed that Apple may have one very notable advantage over chief rival Samsung, considering how many individuals today already have smart devices. Mobile Readiness.

Expert: Mobile resistance may be unfounded

Aptara

Expert: Mobile resistance may be unfounded. It's not rare for companies to be hesitant to use mobile devices in the workplace. However, there is momentum behind the movement to introduce mobile technology to worldwide organizations, and leaders who don't fight the tide could be unlocking benefits for their employees. According to eWEEK, there are voices on each side of the enterprise mobility debate. Apple's role. Mobile Readiness.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Listening for Learning" (IT Conversations)

Mark Oehlert

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