So…How Do You Build eLearning For iPads?

Upside Learning

A good starting point is our blog post – 5 Rapid Authoring Tools to Publish Courses For Your iPads – where we talk about some of the authoring tools that can be used to develop HTML5 courses for iPads. learning. Apps for iPads – Native or Web-based?

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Designing eLearning for iPads – Webinar Recording and Q&A

Upside Learning

Finally, here’s everything you wanted to know about eLearning on iPads… and asked! mLearning and Tablet Learning. What are the limitations of mobile learning? Just in case you are delivering web-based learning, poor network connectivity can pose some problem.

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Go.Learn Makes Mobile Learning Better


Put The Power of The Docebo Learning Platform in The Hands of Your Learners, Literally, With Go.Learn. Docebo has some big news that we’re incredibly excited to announce: the latest version of our mobile app is here. The truth is, not even “working on mobile” does the trick.

Mobile Learning for Sales- Addressing 4 Major Sales Force Challenges

CommLab India

You can overcome these challenges with mobile sales enablement applications. Sales teams face many challenges, in this post we will touch upon four challenges and discuss how mobile learning can be the one-stop solution for them. #1. Learning Technology mobile learning

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Mobile Learning – Is it melting away?

eLearning 24-7

What you may ask does this have to do with mobile learning? Well, for one thing, some of the lyrics can easily be incorporated to reflect m-learning. . There’s nothing you and I won’t do” When mobile learning took off in 2011 it was due to tablets. We all saw the difference and m-learning was getting better, each year. . Less than 1% offer online/offline synchronization. Where are these capabilities with m-learning? .

Hands On Guide: How We Used iBooks Author to Replace PC-Based eLearning

Bottom-Line Performance

January’s announcement of iBooks Author , Apple’s free tool for creating multi-touch books for the iPad, was big news for educators. For companies already using iPads in their organization, an iBook is a great way to deliver content.

Are E-learning and Mobile Learning Different?

CommLab India

It is well known that the ‘e’ in e-learning stands for the word ‘electronic’. So, many consider e-learning to be learning delivered through electronic devices such as desktop computers, laptops, or mobile devices. They provide just-in-time learning, on-demand.

Hands On Guide: How We Used iBooks Author to Replace PC-Based eLearning

Bottom-Line Performance

January’s announcement of iBooks Author , Apple’s free tool for creating multi-touch books for the iPad, was big news for educators. And while most of the focus has been on textbooks and classroom learning, we think there is a huge opportunity for workplace learning and training to leverage iBooks as well. For companies already using iPads in their organization, an iBook is a great way to deliver content. Mobile Learning Uncategorized e-learning ibook iPa

The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development


According to a 2012 survey of mobile learners, 99% believed the mobile format and presentation enhanced their learning, and it was found that 45% actually spent less time in training than their (non-mobile trained) peers, with no loss of comprehension.

Mobile learning - where's it really at? The debate!

Unicorn Training

Everyone’s talking about mobile. Q1: With so much existing content out there how easy is it to make compatible for mobile? What is the context of the learning that’s going to take place? There are conversion tools out there you can use, like Articulate’s Storyline, but mobile is still at its very early stages. It’s not very easy to convert existing content so the focus should be on mobile learning in new projects rather than converting old one.

This is not (fill in the blank)

eLearning 24-7

This same contradiction is now happening in the e-learning world at a frightening pace. While mobile learning is moving at an incredible speed, faster than anticipated by some of my colleagues, it does not come without a cost. Your mobile web browser. Online/Offline synch.

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The brand new Captivate 9 puts Adobe years ahead of the competition

mLearning Revolution

Today’s reality for Learning Design software vendors is simple, if you continue to focus on traditional eLearning design, you are not only doing customers a disservice, you are putting the future of your company at risk, in the way Kodak did when they refused to see a digital future.

The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses

eLearning Brothers

The flexibility of accessing an entire course from a small and lightweight wireless device makes mobile learning the current education frontier. Regardless, it provides endless opportunities for creative ways to reinforce learning outcomes, objectives and improve return on investments.

5 Reasons You Should Check Out Upside2Go’s New Version

Upside Learning

As mentioned in one of our previous blog post s, “ A ‘Performance Support System’ or PSS refers to any system that improves worker productivity by providing on-the-job access to integrated information, advice and learning experiences.”

JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

Upside Learning

For example, a client might want to extend the functionality of an existing information system to the iPad/iPhone. Not getting in to offline vs. online debate, each has distinct advantages and disadvantages.

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

Upside Learning

19 Enlightening Infographics About e-Learning and Online Education. This article showcases 19 infographics about e-Learning and online education that are all enlightening in their information about the quality, popularity and accessibility for online learning.

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43 Great eLearning Posts and 5 Hot Topics Including Google Buzz and iPad

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. How professionals learn - Clive on Learning , February 23, 2010 Great summary from Clive about key factors in adult/professional learning. Yes, mobile moodle for iPhone is eminent, we will release open source code soon - Ignatia Webs , February 25, 2010 Exactly what it says - Mobile Moodle coming soon. Formalizing informal learning? For example, James Paul Gee lists no less than 36 learning principles. iPad (9).

A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

E-Learning created for desktops work fine on laptops because of their similar configurations. Mobile Devices: Mobile devices vary not only in screen size but also in their operating systems. iPads, iPhones, Android phones etc.), Learning Technology mobile learning

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Mobile Learning. Sadly though many still are in the dark on true mobile learning – i.e. not accessing their platform via a mobile web browser. You would think that they would maximize the power of the iPad 2 and iPad 3? Online/Offline Synch.

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Rapid Development Soars to a New Level

dVinci Interactive

Learning modules start to feel the same and clicking a tab to view more information becomes stale. And while we are at it, let’s add the word mobile in there. Why not be able to take out your iPad and let others experience it right then and there? Storyline publishes for offline iPad delivery so if you have a Mobile Player app downloaded on your iPad, you can view your course without an Internet connection.

New E-Learning Rankings: Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

best products that work under water (summer time) and from the e-learning prospective – the best authoring tools. However,with the added mobile piece, creation of professional videos, relay capability with various products including VLPs, it makes sense. #9 E-Learning 24/7.

#10 to #1 LMSs of 2012

eLearning 24-7

10 eLogic Learning - Essential LMS. TinCan with online/offline synch. TinCan support with mobile learning, however no on/off synch. Mobile learning support, but no TinCan nor on/off synch. Jam – which is their social learning and collaboration tool.

Docebo’s Mobile App Makes Learning Better


Put The Power of The Docebo Learning Platform in The Hands of Your Learners, Literally, With Go.Learn. Docebo has some big news that we’re incredibly excited to announce: the latest version of our mobile app is here. The truth is, not even “working on mobile” does the trick.

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On Fire in 2013 – What’s going to be hot in e-learning

eLearning 24-7

For each of these items in e-learning. TinCan clearly will play a role in this, especially with self-contained apps on the iPads and eventually Android. E-Learning in General. Whether it is a mobile learning platform, authoring tool or a LMS/LCMS – TinCan will be huge.

M-Learning: Where’s the app for that?

eLearning 24-7

As I write on my iPad, thoughts swirl abound. With all these vendors talking about their solution and its capabilities on mobile devices, it should be easy to find an app for that. Regardless if the vendor is m-learning specific, content authoring tool, LMS, web conferencing or a hybrid. If your telling me your solution is mobile ready, then all I should need to do is go iTunes or Android and find your app. Thus they can advertise they offer mobile learning.

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Video Learning Platforms

eLearning 24-7

People who bought HD-DVD players – learn that they make great flying objects out of five story buildings. 2012 – Mobile video consumption rises up to 5.4 2013 - LMSs are not the only learning system in town. Offline viewing. E-Learning 24/7. Flashback.

Review of ASTD International Trade Expo

eLearning 24-7

E-Learning has been minimal. Mobile Learning. Lots of giveaways for iPads, Kindle Fire – etc. Some angle to game based learning – either an app or actual product. Social Learning. If you are a LMS vendor and they are looking at you – they have some inkling on e-learning and a LMS – hence they are looking at them – so why do some lame pitch about what is a LMS, what is e-learning, etc. Works with mobile devices.


2011 LMS Award Winners plus a quick note on m-learning

eLearning 24-7

Initially I was going to provide a list of all my award winners including web conferening, stand alone mobile learning, etc., Before announcing the winners, I have seen a trend regarding mobile learning, that can easily mislead folks. Mobile Learning. Two years ago there were some folks who believed that mobile learning where tools, etc. Our system offers or has the capability for mobile learning (some use variance of the system offers).

Evolving the E-Learning Experience for the 21st Century

eLearning 24-7

A greater number of people, worldwide are using SaaS then ever before, mobile products, tablets – especially the iPad – is growing at a feverish pace, people are using online storage, beyond just placing photos and media, and open source is continuing expansion. While there are a couple of vendors out there who have incorporated e-mail that can go to outside to people, rather than just within the learning management product, the overall space isn’t doing it.


5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. There are consumer locations that have implemented augmented reality without using a mobile device to view it. Social Learning.

E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

Recently, I conducted an emerging technology survey related to e-learning and the results show that end users are utilizing technology more then ever before and are seeking product features that LMS and content authoring tools, do not offer at this current time. With an increase in e-learning sales a, projections of 7.1 Of those 40%, iPad and iPad2 represent 51% of the total market. For end users in the e-learning market, it is clear they are following the market.

Learning on the go: how to develop engaging mobile-friendly courses


Just like I can’t fit into my old, medium sized, t-shirts (I should know, I’ve tried), it’s just as difficult to shoehorn a desktop application into a mobile device. mobile experience. Mobile-friendly Courses: The Design. to engage in a learning activity.

Introducing Lectora Mobile—Simple and Secure m-Learning


Meet the newest member of the Lectora® family: Lectora® Mobile , a new mobile solution that allows for seamless m-Learning everywhere. With Lectora Mobile, you don’t have to worry about security, compatibility or integration. Subscribe to the Lectora e-Learning Blog!

Adobe Captivate 7: Support for the Tin Can API

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Today's learners are consuming eLearning content using a vast array of devices (PCs, Macs, and mobile devices such as the iPad). The new Tin Can API allows training professionals to gather detailed data about the learner experience as the learner moves through an eLearning course (either online or offline). " If the Tin Can API is supported by your Learning Management System (LMS), you'll be happy to learn that it's also fully supported in Adobe Captivate 7.

Using the Pros and Cons of HTML5 to Enhance E-learning

CommLab India

The Learning industry is talking a lot about HTML5 these days. Its compatibility with multiple devices, augmenting mobile learning, has made it the hot favorite of L&D circles. As learning experts, we can use even the cons of HTML5 to benefit e-learning.

Firms Make Strides: Putting Mobile to Work

CLO Magazine

began deploying a mobile learning strategy, and now roughly half of its e-learning content is tablet-friendly. began deploying a mobile learning strategy, and now roughly half of its e-learning content is tablet-friendly, said Steven Rath Morgan, the company’s manager of global learning process and solutions. The company took hourlong e-learning courses and broke them down into 20- or 30-minute modules for tablets. In 2012 Xerox Corp.

mEnable your elearning – 6 things to consider when creating tablet compatible courses


One of the greatest advantages of e-learning compared to classroom based learning is its convenience. Mobile learning expands on that convenience, freeing the learners from even having to be at a desk using a computer.