A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

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Mobile learning is in the air, almost everyone realizes the potential, and some companies are now taking tentative first steps. Here are some interesting links I’ve come across recently, mostly about mobile learning and some about learning in general that I found interesting.

6 Mobile Learning Trends That Grew in 2012

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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”.

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Reflections on DevLearn’s xAPI Hyperdrive


Still emanating from DevLearn two weeks ago, the buzz about the Experience API is resonating. Marty Rosenheck has made great strides with his learning experience manager, Trek, since he first started the concept work for the software at Up to All of Us in 2012.

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5 Ways Tin Can API Revolutionizes eLearning

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” “Lionel completes level two of a mobile learning game on sales skills.” Tin Can API (or Experience API) is receiving a ton of buzz… and looks to make a big splash at DevLearn 2012 as the spec nears version 1.0. Unchain the power of mobile devices.

17 Awesome Resources on Micro Learning


THE QUOTE: “ I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. ”- Winston Churchill. THE JOURNEY: We, at Learnnovators, have been fascinated about micro learning or bite-sized learning. What is its significance in today’s learning scenario?

When Learning Games Go Small: The Four Principles of Design

Knowledge Guru

The education game market continues to grow rapidly, and mobile games are the dominant force within this market. for corporate learning games will be over 20% between 2017 – 2022 and about 35% globally with the U.S. So it is with learning games.

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Summing Up DevLearn

WalkMe Training Station

Here you can find the best insights and most interesting videos (so prepare your headphones,) summing up the most innovative learning conference. Stay Up To Date on The Latest Learning and Training Trends Click Here and Fill in the Form. DevLearn 2015 – Love Your LMS.

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Tom Crawford: Design for Mobile The Ups and Downs of the Small Screen #devlearn @vizchef

Learning Visions

My live blogged notes from Tom Crawford, @vizchef, @viznetwork session at DevLearn November 3, 2011 in Las Vegas. The mobile market: Smart phones are growing; but not-smart-phones are still significant part of the market. PC/laptop use is down 20%; mobile is 30% up.

Fresh from DevLearn 2012: Mobile Learning

The Learning Dispatch

Fresh from DevLearn 2012: Mobile Learning Is there any e-learning trend bigger than mobile learning? I don’t think so and it was a hot topic at DevLearn. Effective m-learning is not a translation of e-learning to a small screen.

Four Resources from DevLearn 2015, DemoFest, and Adobe Learning Summit 2015 by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

These resources include mLearning hacks, strategies for designing virtual classroom events that ensure learning occurs, presentations of the winning DemoFest entries in 2015, and an eBook of tips from the DevLearn thought leaders. Design & Development Tools Emerging Topics Mobile Learning Training Strategies Virtual Classrooms

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#mLearncon recap: mLearning is growing up

Challenge to Learn

The rest was thinking: ‘I need to do something with mobile, but what and why?’ At first mobile was seen as a replacement for eLearning, and people where bringing their old courses to tablets. Short nuggets of information pushed to mobile, especially short video’s.

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The Latest: What consumers are seeking; plus video and mobile data

eLearning 24-7

A round-up of the past two months regarding e-learning, LMSs, authoring tools and more. DevLearn. Due a recent rib injury, I will not be at DevLearn this year. Besides the usual of mobile and video (more on that in a sec), the biggest requests these days are for xAPI, custom domain control and LRS. In fact, I think you will see more vendors who include an LRS than those who have on/off synch with a native app for mobile. E-Learning 24/7.

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#DevLearn, Here I Come!

eLearning Cyclops

I am on my way to the DevLearn Conference next week - As always a great time and plenty of valuable sessions. This year I plan on attending numerous mLearning sessions, which look perfect for anyone looking to delve further into delivering mobile learning, like me. If you will be at DevLearn, stop by and see us. We will be on the Strategic Solutions learning stage in the conference's Expo Hall. DevLearn e-Learning e-Learning Guild

Agile Instructional Design

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At the recent DevLearn 2014 conference in Las Vegas, I attended a presentation on agile instructional design by Megan Torrance. During this presentation she discussed agile instructional design models such as SAM (Successive Approximation Model) and LLAMA (Lot Like Agile Methods Approach).

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Fears of the Course Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

They were never inexpensive but come on – $2,299 for their rapid e-learning authoring suite – includes mobile (prices do drop if you purchase multiple but still 10-25 licenses runs at $1,954). Captivate 6 – $899 (per license), you want the full e-learning suite?

Celebrating the 10th DevLearn Conference & Expo by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Mobile learning was a. Design & Development Tools Learning Media Management Professional Development Training Strategies What were we concerned about in 2005? It was a different world in many ways. topic, but the devices were nowhere near the equal of what we have now. Social media was only a. faint dream. Technology, and our skill in using it, was just crossing the threshold of today’s reality. Here’s a look back, and a look forward.

#MlearnCon Recap: Where are we now with mLearning?

Challenge to Learn

This is the reason I focused this year on case studies, to see where the corporations and institutes are in their process of going mobile. Smaller companies are not yet ready to take the mobile step. We need to enable the first mobile step.

Less Focus on the LMS; More Focus on Tin Can API

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This is an excerpt from Sharon Boller’s newest white paper, Learning Trends, Technologies and Opportunities. The white paper describes today’s learning landscape… then predicts 7 trends for the next 12 – 18 months.


Atticmedia: Innovation in Action at DevLearn 2015 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Atticmedia will be exhibiting at DevLearn in Las Vegas, Nevada from September 30 to October 2. 342 will get the chance to explore learning innovation and discuss business opportunities with the Atticmedia team. Learning Media Mobile Learning Performance Support Training StrategiesVisitors who swing by booth.

Authoring Tool Trends

eLearning 24-7

Because many vendors fail to see the consumer market as a whole (outside of e-learning), when it comes to video. Another negative is even though you can move the video around a timeline and even create 100% pure video courses, you cannot enable bookmarking when you create a video course (unless you use a video learning platform). Learning curve for people who do not know CSS and/or what to use the actions/variables/etc. It is a great component to mobile learning.

eXact Learning Solutions Sponsors DevLearn 2015 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The digital learning content management business-solution provider eXact Llearning solutions is one of this year’s sponsors. of DevLearn 2015, the eLearning industry’s largest international exhibition. Design & Development Tools Learning Systems Mobile Learning

DevLearn 2017: Is the Future of E-Learning Really Here?


One of this year’s pearls in the field of education conferences and expos is the DevLearn event that took place last week on October 25 to October 27 in Las Vegas. Who Should Attend DevLearn? Training and Learning Coordinators. Learning Systems Analysts.

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Clark Quinn

In addition to speaking on mobile design with David Metcal at the Mobile Learning Jam at DevLearn, and with Richard Clark on pragmatic mobile development, I’ve got a contract with Pfeiffer for a mobile learning book. Flat learning curve, eh? In short, what would be required to make the mlearning book for those of you charged with designing learning solutions?

Origin Learning Is Innovative Learning: Digital, Visual, Analytical, Social by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

knowledge exchange apart from collaborative learning through the social platform. See it at DevLearn! Design & Development Tools Immersive Learning Mobile Learning Social MediaWith the successful rollout of Konnect, Origin’s next-generation product platform, learners have peer-to-peer interaction and.

Connect learning to the business: Learning objectives and action mapping

Challenge to Learn

I’m preparing my presentation for my concurrent session at DevLearn, Las Vegas. I will present about: Supporting business objectives with better learning objectives. I do agree with the trend that wants to connect learning to the workplace.

Speaking at the eLearning Guild's DevLearn

Will at Work Learning

I'm delighted to be attending the eLearningGuild's DevLearn conference in Las Vegas coming up in late September and early October. . . The eLearning Guild always puts on a great conference and I'm excited to learn the latest and greatest on elearning and mobile learning. This year, I'm going to be keeping my eyes out for examples of micro learning and subscription learning -- as I see more an more interest in smaller learning nuggets.

Interesting Video – All You Need To Know About eLearning

WalkMe Training Station

The lights already went down on DevLearn 2015, and as always, a convention with great minds always leads to interesting thoughts and ideas.

This Week in MakingBetter: #xAPI Camp Sells Out; #LScon DemoFest


We’re happy to announce there will be an xAPI Camp coming with DevLearn 2015 in Las Vegas, NV, at the MGM Grand (details forthcoming). It’s been a quiet few weeks while our heads have been down getting things done, but this week has been something special. xAPI Camp FTW!

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Toolkit: Do You Know … dominKnow Claro? by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

eLearning conference (including DevLearn 2012) and yet, when you ask someone if they know about. Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Getting Started Mobile Learning Rapid Development

Textbooks are dead. Or Should Be.


Learning on a tablet means no paper, no heavy backpacks, instantaneous feedback, financial savings and the ability for customization to each student. Mobile devices, and social media are second nature to my kids, but when I send them off to school, I collect their gadgets because they are prohibited, then I hunt around for their photocopied home work assignments, load them down with textbooks, and walk them to the bus stop. First, an example of cloud learning and teaching in action.

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2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

As I wrote last year, “Online learning lags behind other industries in adopting new technologies. This is not because people in online learning are not interested in new technologies; it’s because we’re not a high-revenue industry compared to giant industries like consumer goods.”

Impatica for PowerPoint Back In The Game With HTML5 Support by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Impatica for PowerPoint Version 5, launching at DevLearn 2011, offers rapid conversion of PowerPoint files into a format that can be built once and delivered everywhere. Development Strategies Media Mobile Learning Rapid Tools

Knowledge Guru™ Learning Game to Launch at @DevLearn 2012

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And we’re flying from our hometown of Indianapolis to sunny Las Vegas to do it at DevLearn 2012. Meet Knowledge Guru™ , a learning game engine that combines addictive gameplay with research-based learning science to ensure maximum knowledge transfer of your materials.

DevLearn 2008: A Case Study of Mobile Learning at Qualcomm

eLearning Weekly

I will be presenting Session 702: Virtually Anywhere: A Case Study of Mobile Learning at Qualcomm , at DevLearn 2008 next month along with a co-worker, Barbara Ludwig. Here’s a quick summary of what we’ll cover in this session: Mobile technologies are transforming the way we work. But are we harnessing their potential to transform the way employees learn?

Float Mobile Learning Introduces Tappestry for Organizations and Events by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Float Mobile Learning, the leader in developing custom mobile learning applications and mobile learning strategy, introduced new features for Tappestry today at DevLearn that will allow business professionals to capture and share learning and productivity data in a controlled and secure environment.

Meet iSpring Decision Makers at DevLearn to Share Feedback, Find Inspiration by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

At DevLearn 2016, iSpring will present the newest release of iSpring Suite: version 8.5, Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Mobile Learning Rapid Developmentenhanced to make course creation. even more fast and efficient. All visitors to the iSpring booth can receive a 90-day copy of iSpring Suite 8.5.

Spaced Learning and Repetition: Why They Work

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Play, Learn, Track, Remember – only with the Knowledge Guru™. Spaced learning and repetition are the keys to how we learn. While spaced learning and repetition are just starting to show up in the corporate learning world, the ideas are anything but new.

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