Providing Contextual Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology

Origin Learning

iBeacon is an indoor proximity system designed by Apple Inc. Beacons are small, low-cost devices that work using the Bluetooth Low Energy technology. 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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The 35 Dollar Tablet Computer

Upside Learning

Am I glad to hear this; it was high time India jumped on the low-cost tablet and its happened! With a package pricing approaching 35 USD, and finally to cost even less, it seems economical as well.

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Artificial Intelligence And How It’s Changing E-Learning

Your Training Edge

With Augmented Intelligence in the grind, students can now look up for study course material on the internet, often free of cost or at minimal charges. Several schools are striking deals with tech moguls like Apple and IBM for teachers’ training programs.

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Here’s a good, low-cost option for quick conversion of your existing Captivate-based projects for tablets. This is a free eBook authoring application by Apple for iPad.

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Take a Good Look at the Future of Corporate Universities

CLO Magazine

The giants of the web — Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Baidu, Alibaba and TenCent in China — as well as other digital technologies or social network providers such as LinkedIn, are investing in the knowledge economy.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

Siri , the quirky and intelligent personal assistant has been an integral part of the Apple iOS since October, 2011. Here is a heart warming story of how interacting with Siri helped an autistic child make sense of the world at his pace -- How One Boy with Autism Became BFF with Apple''s Siri.

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How Steve Jobs Became the Father of Modern Mobile Learning


The relatively low cost of the iPad has also contributed to the accessibility of mLearning. Steve Jobs is credited with everything from producing Toy Story to essentially inventing the way we interact (or avoid) each other via mobile technology every day.

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Deloitte Reimagines Future of Education with Degreed


This score, in turn, allows employers to make quick apples-to-apples comparisons of educational achievement across different domains. “To As low- or no-cost educational alternatives become a viable option for just-in-time learning, employers will have greater access to a growing talent pool that possesses the skills they seek.”.

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6 Learning and Development Trends You Need for 2019


It’s that time of year again – spectacular foliage against brilliant blue skies, falling leaves, mornings as crisp as fresh apple cider. Top notch learning and development is a low-cost way to stand out from the pack when it comes to recruiting.

You (Probably) Have the Technology

Rob Hubbard

The trouble with many author tools is that their main publishing format is Flash, which as you know, Apple don’t support on their mobile devices. There are many free and low-cost quiz building systems available.

20 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 13

Upside Learning

Online learning, cheap access devices, open content, and broadband will soon provide low cost universal access to quality high school learning and building a bridge to post secondary and job opportunities for the next billion youth.

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Want to go mobile for learning and support?

Allison Rossett

While these examples are not considered to be web apps, this method might work for you, with benefits in low cost and not trivial functionality. Thus they become native apps that work for Apple iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone, and more. John Park is my guest blogger.

The Growing Role of Microlearning

CLO Magazine

In 2007, Apple introduced the iPhone and essentially killed flash technology with its implementation of iOS. Suddenly we had a new set of low-cost tools like our phones to capture video, pictures and sound. Learning organizations today are dealing with a lot of change.

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The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning


Siri , the quirky and intelligent personal assistant has been an integral part of the Apple iOS since October, 2011. 3D-printed, low cost prosthetic limbs will bring the smile back on many faces. I am not the kind to crystal gaze.

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Worldwide smartphone use on track for huge year


For instance, Juniper reported there is a surge occurring in the low-priced market, with some manufacturers dedicating themselves to the markets underserved by either Apple or Samsung, the titans of more expensive devices. Worldwide smartphone use on track for huge year.

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Its Right Time to Express yourself in Better Ways with Graphic T-Shirts Online


Terms such as “Stupid Bacon”, “Canadian Woodchucks” “Money Monkeys”, and “Mundane Apple Pies” can possibly flash across the screen at any point in time. People immediately cannot oppose the blend of low costs and animated phrases.

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4 Reasons Why an LMS Is Necessary For a Small Business Success


Just consider that Apple and HP were “small businesses” once upon a time too. It’s not that big decision One thing keeping a small business from deploying an LMS is that it used to cost serious money, and often needed a dedicated IT guy to set it up and keep it running.

DevCorner: A TechSmithie’s View of Google I/O 2014

TechSmith Camtasia

What They Said : In an effort to bring more connectivity in emerging markets, such as Africa and India, this high-powered, low cost device will be launched this fall for $99. Even our Apple die-hards were excited to see what Google was up to!

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Is Your LMS License Model Misaligned? How to Avoid Costly Mistakes

Talented Learning

Our goal was to compare bids on an apples-to-apples basis. An LMS license model depends on two key elements: 1) How a vendor calculates usage and 2) The related costs for that level of usage. How to Avoid Costly Mistakes appeared first on Talented Learning.

LMS RFP Tips: How to Find Your Best Learning Technology Fit

Talented Learning

An RFP makes it possible for you to structure the evaluation process, so you can compare vendors “apples-to-apples” and determine how well they fit your business needs, functional requirements and budget. Obtain an assortment of apples-to-oranges responses.

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How to Be Successful at Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Then you can test three things: Software : Using the same basic module for each application allows you to do a better “apples-to-apples” comparison. There are a dozens of stock image sites where you can buy low cost images.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

This connector marketplace emulates the Apple or Android store, where you can shop for free or paid apps, download, install and use immediately. Docebo offers a low-cost option, but it tightens breadth and depth of functionality at this level. License Model/Cost.

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New thoughts on design thinking


eagerly following the outputs from Xerox PARC and my professor informed the work at Apple. And the mechanisms experimented with were similarly eclectic, looking at low-cost representations to capture interim ideas.

30 years of personal computing

Clive on Learning

Launch of Apple II, with 16 colours, a cassette drive and a resolution of 280x160. Word processing starts to emerge 1980: Launch of the Apple III, with 5.25" 1983: Apple launches the Lisa, the first computer with a graphical user interface (GUI), priced at around $14000. 1984: Apple launches the Macintosh. Apple sack Steve Jobs. Apple corners the DTP market. Amstrad launches the 1512 at low £399 price tag. Apple launches iMac.

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18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Decades of expensive LMS solutions gave way to a pricing revolution over the last 10 years, as cloud computing paved the way for low-cost LMS competitors that drove the overall price point down. Decreased new store/dealer onboarding costs.

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Marketing is critical for achieving independent eBook creation success


Writing for My San Antonio, Melissa Leddy recently offered a number of low-cost tips that writers should consider leveraging in order to increase their chances of experiencing eBook success. Failure to make the eBook readable for users of the Apple iOS?,

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9 Ways to Develop Talent for Tomorrow’s Economy

General Assembly

These new providers are, in many cases, closely linked to employers —  reskilling workers to meet new demands of the labor market (such as data science , cybersecurity); and reducing costly turnover. Align yesterday’s tuition reimbursement caps with today’s training costs.

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Free L&D webinars for July 2019

Limestone Learning

Experience the dangers of one “bad apple” team member. These are traditional learning habits, costly processes, and antiquated skills. Implement low-cost nudge campaigns. “ Assorted Vegetable Dishes on White Plate ” by Pixabay is Public Domain. The heat is on!

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Accidental CLO, Intentional Learning

CLO Magazine

“He structured the organization in a way that brought high quality at a much lower cost,” Condon said. Photo by David Lubarsky.

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Why You Should Choose an Open Source eLearning Platform?


For example, Apple’s iOS is a closed source OS but offers API access for application development. 4. Low cost over an extended period. At first, this recurring cost seems very low as compared with the higher upfront costs of premium open-source solutions. However, this cost accumulates to become too much over an extended period of time. On the surface, it might seem radical to implement eLearning in an organization.

Top Picks for 2016 – E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Best Low Cost and Easy to use Video Capture, Editing software – It’s a Tie. Can capture and edit video on Windows, iOS (Apple) and Android. The cost for Lifetime is about $63 per computer.

Duolingo: The Smartest Business Model in Education Technology


Value Propositions: The Duolingo provides its services with no cost high-quality language learning resources with no advertisement. It also provides crowdsourced translation services at a relatively low cost. Channels: A user can access the website Duolingo or via its Apple iOS and Google play mobile apps. However, there are alternative cost-effective ways to create a website like Duolingo.

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Is less more?

Clive on Learning

It questions the continuing relevance of Moore's Law, which boils down to the following: The cost of a given amount of computing power falls by half roughly every 18 months; so the amount of computing power available at a particular price doubles over the same period. Every desktop PC, laptop and mobile phone I have bought has cost roughly the same, except now each has the power to run a major bank or the American military single-handedly.

Remember the 3 E’s When Marketing Educational Programs

WBT Systems

This approach would become Apple’s philosophy. Bring your target rapidly into view by accumulating understanding as quickly as possible through a series of low-cost, fast-paced market incursions. An effective online learning marketing plan has three phases. First, create awareness in your target audiences—their awareness of the need for pursuing professional development and their awareness of the educational programs your association offers.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

I ponder how this would have played out if Apple had ventured into the television market as many analysts expected them to 2012 and that opportunity remains for 2013.

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

In the past year: Apple has filed a patent for 3D Kinect experience using touch free gesturing. Another Apple patent includes allowing users via touch free gesturing to move content from one device to another (example from your iPad to your television). Costs and quality will vary. For vendors creating standalone apps for the masses on a variety of offerings or new product lines, costs will need to be significantly lower, otherwise it will not be successful. Low cost.

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


While on the service this sounds simple, it’s not: Apple’s iOS does not support Flash, and historically many elearning tools have used Flash to support interactions in courses. From the workplace to the schoolroom, more and more learning is taking place online.