Guest Post: 5 Effective Ways of Maximizing Mobile Tech In Learning Pursuits

Kapp Notes

Email and VoIP. Plus, with Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services like Skype and Google Hangouts, it is possible to make this venture more personal despite being totally virtual.

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Fourth Summer 2011 Learning in 3D class

Kapp Notes

Andrew provided a great tour of all the wonderful features of the software, including the ability to play games within the virtual world, the ability to easily follow another avatar, the VOIP features and the ability to use the virtual world without having a thin client download.

Training: A Primer For Hosting Live, Online (Virtual) Classes

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Some online training rooms support Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOiP), some vendors support telephones (either toll-calls or toll-free), and some rooms support both VOiP and telephones. Should you elect to use VOiP, you'll need a headset plugged into your computer. While you will likely sound awesome when you are using VOiP, keep in mind that you're basically using the Internet to transmit your voice.

Social Networking – A Contrarian View

Upside Learning

Given the way social networking tools are at this time, connecting people is the easy part – the systems facilitate the connections easily and effectively. Till that time, I wouldn’t be relying on them for much more than connecting and communicating, another tool like IM, video chat, VoIP etc.

Choose the Best Microphone

ATD Learning Technologies

Marketed to gaming enthusiasts and people who make VoIP calls, they’re relatively cheap and may seem like a good option. The noise reduction feature is not as effective as one would hope and the frequency response may make you sound like you’re talking on a telephone.

Mobile Learning Survey Results Summary

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

29% have used video calling and 50% have used VOIP calling. Measuring the effectiveness of Mobile Learning. by Rosie Hausler.   A few weeks ago I created a survey about Mobile Learning. Thanks to everyone that took time out to answer. The results are summarized below. 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.

Learning Through Virtual Classrooms: A new-age workplace learning trend


There is, however, a long history of debate between the effectiveness of classroom-based trainings versus the ease of use of self-paced e-learning. The benefits of continuous training in the corporate world are many and agreed upon by all.

Web Conferencing: Voices from the Underground

eLearning 24-7

Now when it comes to recording, you will need to find out the following: Does your recording only work with VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) ? BTW, there are a lot of definitions and explanations on VOIP, but in basic basic terms – think of it this way: You have mic headset for your computer (there are great ones under $50), you stick the mic jack into your computer input (some computers the color is “pink&# ). Whalla VOIP! Personal Recommendation on VOIP.

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Key benefits for managers when using a Learning Experience Platform


Chat using enterprise capable VoIP conferencing allowing the widest access through firewalls and fallbacks offering support across a myriad of browsers and devices. Virtual Reality (VR) in the context of a Learning Experience Platform (LEP) is not limited to an academic framework.

Online Training: How Big is Too Big?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

If you did ask a student a question, would  Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP)  be reliable enough for two-way communication? If voice communications failed, could you rely on typing (most training programs call the area where you type messages to fellow attendees the chat pod) to effectively communicate, collaborate and engage?

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The Benefits of Blended Learning


MORE FUN – Not that the classroom should be all fun and games, but students will learn better and more effectively when they are happily engaged with the material using today’s technology rather than having their nose buried in a textbook.

The Value of Student-Directed Learning


In addition to sharing his advice with those who seek financial help, he enjoys writing about effective business communications, VoIP and virtual technology, and the process of globalization.

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After e-Learning delivery and deployment, how would you drive adoption?

ID Reflections

Does the learners' immediate supervisor believe in e-learning as a means of effective training? The post talks about an organization's role in the adoption of something as apparently simple as the use of Voice over IP (VoIP). Employees must be provided with the right equipment; if you want to use VoIP, make sure they have good quality headsets. After e-Learning delivery and deployment, how would you drive adoption?

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Moodle GoToWebinar Integration, the innovative solution that will tighten up the relations within your company


Innovation is the strategy that drives companies and effective and agile communication channels among their customers, employees and users are the keys to success. He can either use the computer’s mic or speakers (VoIP).


Part 3 of Interview with Virtual Worlds 3D Pioneer Randy Hinrichs

Kapp Notes

When we use the Internet to interact, even in something as mundane as a VoIP concall, it is pretty much the same thing. Kapp: One last question, in your new book, you talk about the concept of “thinking in 3D” can you explain that concept and why it is so critical to crafting an effective virtual world learning experience? Understand cybergogy, learning archetypes, and know the evidence that helps you think about 3D technology effectively.

With a little help from our friends: the services we use to build our business


S3 and Cloudfront are not that easy to work with, compared to Rackspace’s Cloud Files solution, but they are much more flexible and cost-effective. Skype & Skype Manager – VOIP. We also use it to support our international phone numbers through its VOIP functionality.

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now


Whether you want to learn more about awesome eLearning authoring tools, communicate more effectively with your learners, or organize your time better, our list of useful eLearning tools is sure to help. is a great eLearning tool because it helps you make your content effective.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

It puts forward lots of suggestions for how knowledge workers can leverage technology to make themselves more effective. They say its about: 5 Trends Converging (3G + Social Networking + Video + VoIP + Impressive Mobile Devices) The growth of mobile devices has been amazing.

25 eLearning Tools You Need Now


Once you import PowerPoint content to Storyline , the effects you add will help to ensure that a learner has absorbed important information before progressing. You can also use Slack to share files and make free VoIP calls.

How to evaluate social and informal learning

Jay Cross

We already know many ways to make networks more effective. You can’t isolate the effect profiles had on learning because the learning is intertwined with the business. Shouldn’t we include measures of the effectiveness of the workscape?

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

What makes Dropbox so effective? Wishing there was a way to enhance your learning experience, with such products as augmented reality, virtual worlds or VOIP? With more people using VOIP, then ever before the ability to post comments or write documents without having to type on word takes on a whole new approach to learning.


Definition: Massively Multi-learner Online Learning Environment (MMOLE)

Kapp Notes

Communications tools such as Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and/or text-based chats. Research shows that the more similar the learning environment to the work environment, the more effective the transfer of learning. Massively Multi-learner Online Learning Environment: MMOLE is a genre of computer generated learning environments in which large numbers of learners interact with each other in a virtual three-dimensional (3D) world with the goal of learning.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


It’s a five-phase framework that instructional designers use; a guideline for building effective training and learning support tools. One benefit of a cloud LMS is that it’s quicker and more cost-effective to install than self-hosted learning solutions.

Web Conferencing 101 – The Basics

eLearning 24-7

Problem with that, is speed on the other end – i.e. what the end user sees – which effects quality; how much better does the image appear when it comes to “HD&# ; and really can your end user tell the difference? . You record everything that is seen on the screen – including the presenter’s voice – which is achieved via VOIP (i.e. What about the presenter’s voice – i.e. via VOIP?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Meeting Face to Face

Learning Visions

Or is it substituted by other tools (how effective?)(web How simple and effective is that eyebrow raise? And how effective is that substitution? I felt this medium was very time effective bearing good results.

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25 eLearning tools you need to have


Once you import PowerPoint content to Storyline, the effects you add will help to ensure that a learner has absorbed important information before progressing. You can also use Slack to share files and make free VoIP calls.

Leadership and online multiplayer games

Clive on Learning

Just as well, because only 39% (or as the report phrases it "more than one third" - that trick always amuses me) believed that "MMORPG leadership approaches can be used to improve leadership effectiveness within the enterprise." These tools will be familiar to us all: instant messaging, VOIP, blogs, wikis, collaborative spaces, online spaces, live online events, personal employee spaces, expertise locators, tagging.

Ten years on

Clive on Learning

Boot camps raise many interesting questions about the efficiency/effectiveness/ethics of knowledge cramming, which I have yet to get my head round. Starting with simple text chat, we've added VOIP, video, whiteboards, polls and many other goodies. As of this month, it's now ten years since I left Epic and became a freelance consultant.

How Masterminding Can Dramatically Increase Your Odds of Success as an Education Entrepreneur with Ken Wallace of MastermindJam


Chris Badgett: Yeah, it’s amazing how fast the times change and how like video, internet, VoIP technology is just ubiquitous and how small the world really is.

Web Conferencing: Features U must Have and Nice Options

eLearning 24-7

Problem with that, is speed on the other end – i.e. what the end user sees – which effects quality; how much better does the image appear when it comes to “HD&# ; and really can your end user tell the difference? The instructor can mute end users either while the end users are on the phone or VOIP or both. Must have features for your webinar web conferencing solution. Exception: Seats or licenses – depends on your situation and your goals.

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