Watch Out For These Trends in Mobile Learning: 2015 And Beyond

Origin Learning

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.

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How to Create a Better Blended Learning Experience on Mobile


How can mobile learning make blended classrooms more effective? This blended learning approach has been very successful for many educators, but combining it with mobile learning can be a challenge. Think about why you’re choosing mobile. Choose your mobile activities with care.

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Top 10 Use Cases of Mobile Training Solutions


With mobile devices, people have instant access to a sea of information. This has necessitated organizations to adopt mobile technology in accordance with their learners’ expectations, bringing training solutions in the picture. Here are the top 10 use cases of mobile training.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Half of Companies Blocking Facebook

Learning Visions

Wednesday, August 22, 2007 Half of Companies Blocking Facebook Christy Tucker has been musing on Social Networking as LMS: Problems and Opportunities. One real problem is corporate fear of social networking tools. Im no Facebook super-user and I havent experienced a huge time suck from it, but I suppose its possible. But what information is it that is actually being "leaked" through Facebook by these irresponsible employees ?

You know you’re mobile when…

Clark Quinn

I was thinking about the different ways you can be mobile, and I think it’s broader than most people think. When you’re at your desk, you’re clearly using your desktop or laptop for work, and you’re not mobile. mobile

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Micro Learning and Mobile

eLearning 24-7

They can really push the envelope in terms of micro learning, mobile and engagement (right now more so on the visual only angle, but down the road – hotspots, VR, AR, MR technology). . Mobile smartphones. That to me, is a problem, especially with online learning.

Paper Cuts


I’ll also share my problems – and there are plenty of them – so if you can solve any for me I’d be grateful! This may have something to do with the age of my S4, but I recently read that Facebook is getting serious about resolution. Yet I struck more problems.

The State of Mobile


I tried to abstract principles that were fundamental and would stand the test of time (and frankly think I succeeded), but given the dynamism of the mobile industry it’s time to explore just what has changed (and what hasn’t). In short, you’ll need a mobile strategy.

Paper cuts

E-Learning Provocateur

I’ll also share my problems – and there are plenty of them – so if you can solve any for me I’d be grateful! This may have something to do with the age of my S4, but I recently read that Facebook is getting serious about resolution. Yet I struck more problems.

Why do learners want to learn on the mobile?

Origin Learning

Facebook 1 Twitter 9 Google+ 2 LinkedIn 5 Pinterest 1 mLearning is on the rise and will be. Here, we have compiled the top four reasons of why learners want to learn on their mobiles: Mobile Learning – Why Learners want to learn on the mobile.

The Death of the Traditional Web: Implications for Self-Directed Learning

Dashe & Thomson

non-mobile and non-video usage) is shrinking. Within that shrinking slice of online time, Facebook is increasingly the portal for everything. Search engines, once the gatekeepers to the Web, are giving way to Facebook.

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Why Training has a Bad Name (and how we can change it)

Learning Rebels

Mobile apps. Problem solving workshops aka “hack-a-thons” (not about problem solving, but about solving a problem). The way people require and consume training is changing, with ease of video and mobile accessibility this change was inevitable.

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Gear Up for Mobile Learning


Mobile is everywhere. We all know this intuitively as we walk down the street or at the mall or at the airport, and observe people looking down at their mobile devices. Mobile stats are staggering. billion people access the web using their mobiles. mobile devices.

Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools

Association eLearning

Also, since projections currently show that the web will be accessed by more mobile devices than desktops by 2014, this post will also explain how D2W has been designed to help authors create and distribute engaging eLearning anywhere… well, almost anywhere. If someone else needed to edit the module, but didn’t have the source file, that was a problem. Mobile Learning Moves the Evolution of Authoring Tools - October 9, 2012. Share this on Facebook.

Are Facebook friends real friends?

Clive on Learning

Facebook users in the UK, a 300% increase on the year. The average Facebook user has 150 friends (suddenly I feel unloved). It seems likely to me that more credible reasons for our lack of close friends - at least among adults - are (1) the diminishing amount of discretionary time that we have available for social activity and (2) our increasing mobility, which sees our childhood friends scattered around the globe.

Why The Mobile Learning Revolution Is An Opportunity For Every Organization

Ed App

There is no doubt that mobile devices have completely changed our lives. Mobile devices have changed the way and pace things are done, from ordinary, everyday processes like booking a cab or ordering food online, to the way how we work like how we communicate, and finally how we learn. As people familiar with the learning and development (L&D) industry would understand, the rise of mobile devices in this industry has led to a mobile revolution of sorts.

My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

Flipboard is a mobile app that creates a magazine like interface on several streams. Linkedin is an important application for me (although I don’t like their mobile app at all), I use it a lot to network and connect to people.

Is there value in defining mobile learning and classifying mobile devices?

Janet Clarey

While writing our Mobile Learning Cookbook, I tweeted that… This simple statement served as a catalyst for debate of sorts that extended to Facebook and then back to Twitter. Geordie Guy suggested that mobile means ‘able to be moved’ and what I was talking about is more portable.

Mobile Learning: A Designer’s Guide to Fighting Learner Distraction

SHIFT eLearning

The problem is yet more pronounced in mLearning, as devices themselves may cause distractions such as phone calls, email alerts, and the knowledge that the user could easily be doing something different. Design Content with Mobile in Mind.

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Closing the Generation Gap: Why Mobile Learning Works for All Employees


With a growing tech-savvy workforce, it’s no surprise that mobile learning (m-learning) is on the rise. In fact, it’s estimated that 47% of organizations are now using mobile for their online training needs. Facebook also boasts a high amount of older users.

Five Steps to Making Your Content Mobile Ready


It seems that almost every day we are inundated with more stats about how mobile is becoming an even more integral part of our lives. hours per day on mobile device 1. One of four online searches is currently conducted on a mobile device 2.

How Social Networks Can Harness the Power of Weak Ties | Social.

Dashe & Thomson

The power of tools like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Yammer, are pretty astounding. The real discovery came when they posed problems for various employees to solve.

Why Your Association Should Be Considering Responsive Web Design

Association eLearning

The growth in mobile has been so fast that it’s sometimes hard for us to recognize how much it has changed most of our lives. For instance, Cisco determined that the number of mobile-connected devices will exceed the world’s population… this year! This isn’t a new problem of course.

10 Commandments for Mobile App Onboarding Content


Here are your Ten Commandments for an effective mobile Onboarding content. When it tempts you to build lengthy nuggets, just recall the last time you consumed anything beyond 10 minutes on mobile. When was the last time you opened an Excel sheet on your mobile?

Learning the ‘Dinosaur’ way!

Origin Learning

Few months ago, the networking giant released a Visual Networking Index report tracking the latest trends, wherein it said, video will represent 72% of total mobile data traffic, up from 55% last year!

Ten Commandments for Mobile Onboarding Content


Here are your Ten Commandments for an effective mobile Onboarding content. When it tempts you to build lengthy nuggets, just recall the last time you consumed anything beyond 10 minutes on mobile. When was the last time you opened an Excel sheet on your mobile?

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report

Learning Visions

Wednesday, August 29, 2007 e-Learning Guild Mobile Learning Report The e-Learning Guild presentation of the most recent 360 Research Report on Mobile Learning. Wrote a book on mobile learning ( M-Learning: Mobile E-Learning ).

Delivering streaming video to mobile devices

TechSmith Camtasia

And mobile video is at the center of the fracas. Which is helping to drive the adoption of HTML5 as an alternate method of delivering video to mobile and desktop browsers. Here are some recommendations for making your video content more accessible on mobile devices for now.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 6

Upside Learning

In continuation to our weekly roundup of the best links shared on Twitter and Facebook, here is a collection of our top 15 links from the last week, each accompanied by a quick brief. A Free Learning Tool for Every Learning Problem? The Future of Mobile Learning Apps.

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Back stage front stage

Learning with e's

I asked the group how many of them had a Facebook account. Next we discussed how people represent themselves on Facebook through their profiles, pictures, games they play, groups they join, and people they 'friend' online.

What It Takes to Have a Healthy Learning Environment in Your Organization

Origin Learning

Facebook 5 Twitter 3 Google+ 2 LinkedIn 10 Pinterest 1 Jan 11th and 13th saw me sunning it up (figuratively speaking) in the stimulating setting of The Hindu Lit for Life festival in Chennai.

6 Drivers Of mLearning In The Workplace

Upside Learning

Mobile learning (or mlearning) is probably a hot topic of discussion in your organization right now. In my opinion, there are six fundamental drivers of mobile learning in the workplace. Growing Mobile Workforce. Rise of Mobile Computing. Explosion of Mobile Internet.

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. And what can we say about the acquisition of Instagram by Facebook for a cool 1 Billion dollars earlier this year?

The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with e's

Finally, we cannot afford to ignore the growing influence of mobile phones and apps as a disruptive force and the capability they have of enabling any time, any place learning. digital media FaceBook higher education learning social web Technology The future Twitter universities Web 2.0

I’ve got your content right here

Clark Quinn

I was engaging in a mobile strategy session with a small not-for-profit the other day, and naturally it became an overall technology strategy session, as you really can’t do mobile strategy without considering social media strategy, learning technology strategy, even enterprise technology strategy. Mobile is a platform for all of the above, and you. But their problem was really much simpler. mobile social strategy