Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond
MARCH 30, 2015
Global mobile data traffic grew 69 percent in 2014 and was nearly 30 times the size of the entire global Internet in 2000. Mobile video traffic exceeded 50 percent of total mobile data traffic for the first time in 2012. For years, Flash has ruled mobile content delivery arena.
Apple iBooks Author for Interactive Textbooks and Mobile Learning [VIDEO]
JANUARY 19, 2012
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. The whole process feels a lot like developing eLearning courses, but with a mobile learning twist to it. Mobile Learning , mLearning , Apple , iBooks.
6 myths about mobile learning
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
This week we’ll examine 6 common myths about mobile learning, beginning with…. Mobile Learning is all about being mobile. While “mobile learning” seems to be about doing eLearning while being mobile (e.g. Mobile learning is not really learning.
6 Mobile Learning Trends That Grew in 2012
SEPTEMBER 25, 2012
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you might have heard by now that mobile learning is no longer the next big thing – it IS the big thing. Here is a quick breakdown of the mobile learning trends you need to be watching. Snack learning”.
Influence of Mobile Learning is Growing
AUGUST 12, 2014
True mobile learning has been around for close to a decade, right around the time when the first smartphone and tablet (Apple) wereintroduced and opened up a new world of possibilities for training and education. This can result in a significant learning disadvantage.
Top 50 Mobile Learning Resources
NOVEMBER 2, 2009
I’ve spent an inordinately long time writing a whitepaper on mobile learning trying to expound our thoughts about it and how it might be used in the workplace. If you’re considering mobile learning in any shape or form, I’d suggest you give these a browse. Apple Education. Mobile Learning Transforming the Delivery of Education and Training. M-Learning Org. Mobile Learning thinking: Get on your skateboard to keep up! M-Learning.
20 Wonderful Resources for Using BLE Beacons in Mobile Learning
MAY 3, 2014
This may feel futuristic, but the cool thing is that the technologies are all already there (and cheap!) ” – Geoff Stead (Head of Mobile Learning, Qualcomm). They can also help trigger location specific ‘actions’ in users’ mobile phones.
Learning Designers have 3 Choices Regarding Mobile Learning [#mLearning]
FEBRUARY 18, 2013
Last week Cisco published a research paper entitled “ Cisco Visual Networking Index: Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast Update, 2012–2017 ,” which included some staggering figures, as to the speed with which we are adopting internet-connected mobile devices around the world.
These Stats Bode well for Mobile Learning
JANUARY 31, 2012
. All signs continue to point to a near future where mobile devices will surpass desktop PCs for how we connect to the Internet, shop, and most other things, including learning. Apple surpassed Hewlett-Packard in PC sales and revenue. Apple sold 15.4
Apple’s New Device…Let’s Be Careful with wLearning
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
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. Find the one right, perfect use for the watch and then build a learning program around it.
Mobile Learning On The Rise [INFOGRAPHIC]
JUNE 19, 2013
Unless you have been living under a rock lately, you know that mobile learning (or mlearning) is on the rise. New technology is making mobile learning a realty, and the decrease in mlearning device prices is helping with overall adoption.
Apple Proves Mobile makes the Desktop better: A lesson for us in mLearning and eLearning
JUNE 13, 2012
I think it’s fascinating that Apple is bringing Mobile features such as notification and Dictation to the Mac. The next version of Apple’s iOS was also shown and it comes with some nice features, including Passbook and Maps, just to name a few.
What the Release for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Means for Mobile Learning
SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
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.
The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]
JULY 2, 2012
Perhaps this is why in eLearning we have always gravitated toward using tools that publish learning in the Adobe Flash format in order to create engaging desktop experiences. eLearning Mobile Learning featured review
The Real Killer Feature in Apple iBooks Author is Preview
JANUARY 20, 2012
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.
iOS 7 Prepares The Ground For Apple’s Hybrid Tablets
JUNE 20, 2013
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. Related Posts: Some Thoughts On Tablet Learning (aka Elearning On iPads) Microsoft Surface: Will It Help mLearning? Mobile Learning Apple''s Hybrid Tablets iOS 7
Future Trends with Serious Games and Mobile Learning
OCTOBER 25, 2016
Here’s a Sneak Peak Into Serious Games’ Future and Mobile Learning. A research study done by Ambient Insight says that simulation-based learning will be a $6.6 They are wisely creating simulation training apps that can be accessed on a variety of mobile devices. .
Microsoft Surface Reviewed: Is it Right For Mobile Learning?
DECEMBER 4, 2012
I used three Android tablets for a long time without really falling for them before finally going with the Apple crowd and getting an iPad 2 about a year ago. I simply don’t get having a trackpad as standard equipment on a touch screen, mobile, or tablet device.
The State of Rapid Development Tools for Mobile Learning: Webinar Recording Now Available
MARCH 15, 2012
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. Here are some interesting stats we provided: Apple sold 15.4 So yes, the Mobile Revolution is happening now and is big.
Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013
AUGUST 14, 2013
e-Learning is dynamically evolving, thanks to the incredible achievements in highly powerful and intelligent tools and technologies that are rapidly emerging. These developments have expanded the possibilities of taking e-learning to great heights more than ever. MOBILE LEARNING.
Providing Contextual Learning Through Apple’s iBeacon Technology
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
Coupled with the BYOD policy that is a feature of most workplaces now, this presents another interesting opportunity to deliver context-based learning. iBeacon is an indoor proximity system designed by Apple Inc. The number of iPhone users has been growing steadily. From 17.5
The Difference Between Mobile Learning and eLearning
AUGUST 16, 2016
You might think mobile learning is just classic eLearning on a smaller screen, but it’s not that simple. To some people, eLearning defines the entire field of computer-based training and they see it as a synonym of online learning. Mobile is more interactive.
How to Create a Mobile Learning Strategy
APRIL 5, 2014
When considering adding mobile learning, companies need to consider their target market, the material they plan to use and the operating system to work with. If you’re considering adding mobile to your organization’s learning programs, it’s likely a smart move. According to an Ambient Insight report, by 2015 the mobile learning market is expected to reach $9.1 Would your target market respond well to learning gamification?
My Thoughts on Adobe, Captivate, Articulate, Storyline, Mobile Learning and More [Interview]
FEBRUARY 1, 2012
Why I’m excited about Apple iBooks Author beyond Apple’s walled-garden and EULA. Mobile Learning and Tablets. Apple iOS vs Android and Flipboard.
Day 2 mobile learning conference #MLearncon: Trends day
Challenge to Learn
JUNE 20, 2012
The first three sessions I attended were about trends in Mobile and the other two (user generated content and ten mobile start-ups to watch) are also trendy. Three perspectives on making mobile e-Learning work. MLearning is not a replacement of e-learning.
Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review
DECEMBER 28, 2011
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. Mobile Apps Become Essential to Enterprise mLearning. Google surprised everyone by buying Motorola Mobility for $12.5B a.k.a.
How Steve Jobs Became the Father of Modern Mobile Learning
JULY 7, 2015
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. Mobility and Accessibility. In mobile learning, the look of a product might be just as important as the overall feel.
Talking Mobile Learning, Gadgets, Tablets, Flash and More [Video Interview]
APRIL 13, 2011
Last week Robert Kennedy III, President of RKCS Learning Solutions, invited me to do a video interview over Skype and we talked about all my favorite topics, including eLearning, Mobile Learning, Flash Player 10.2 Interview , Mobile , eLearning , Adobe.
Are LMSs ready for delivering mobile learning content?
DECEMBER 9, 2014
Mobiles are small devices. However, implementing a mobile-learning strategy involves a careful understanding of how far current LMSs are capable of developing and delivering content on the mobile platform.
Why Windows 8 and Touch-enabled Laptops Bode well for the Future of Mobile Learning – [Video]
JUNE 3, 2013
I recently had a number of epiphanies on mobile when I purchased a Windows 8 Samsung Ultrabook, touch-enabled laptop. My point with all these trends is that they will help expedite the adoption of mobile learning everywhere.
The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.
APRIL 13, 2011
I love this description because it encapsulates what should be the crux of any mobile learning strategy. That is, recognizing that mobile content delivery should be fully controlled by the learner. Don’t assess how mobile fits in your blended learning strategy.
The Evolving Face of Embedded Performance Support
OCTOBER 5, 2014
THE JOURNEY: In today’s business environments where: ‘Learning at the speed of need’ is the most crucial factor for success. Learning is largely informal (on-the-job), a little social (peer), and least formal (training programs and courses). Big Data (Learning Analytics).
Mobile Learning Survey Results Summary
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JULY 30, 2010
A few weeks ago I created a survey about Mobile Learning. 79% of respondents are interested in learning more about Mobile Learning. 50% currently neither create nor consume Mobile Learning. 86% think Mobile Learning can enhance the learning experience. 29% have used a mobile device as part of a blended learning experience. 57% of respondents use Facebook Mobile. by Rosie Hausler.
Learning on Smartphones
OCTOBER 19, 2015
When mobile devices are talked about, the devices that come to mind are basically anything other than the once omnipresent personal computer (PC). Laptop, netbook, tablet, and mobile phone are all grouped together under the term ‘mobile’.