eLearning on iPads – 10 Bright Ideas

Upside Learning

While exhibiting at ASTD TechKnowledge 2013 and Learning Technologies 2013, we seem to have severely underestimated the interest and demand we would have for our little pocket ready-reckoner on “ eLearning on iPads – 10 Bright Ideas ”! Sorry!

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5 Rapid Authoring Tools To Publish Courses For Your iPads

Upside Learning

Of late, many of our clients have asked us to develop courses for deployment over PCs but which can also be viewed over the iPad. This hardly comes as a surprise given that the iPad dominates the worldwide tablet market. In just a month since its release, the iPad 3 snagged 4.3

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Some Thoughts On Tablet Learning (aka Elearning On iPads)

Upside Learning

There’s no doubt the iPad has been a phenomenal success. Our earliest reactions of the iPad were that of disappointment but then iPad has gone on to shape a new category of learning, which I prefer to call ‘tablet learning’. I bet you are thinking mobile phones and not tablets.

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Things to Remember When Designing Courses for iPads

Origin Learning

If you look at iPads in particular in the US alone, an estimated 85 million people will be using the tablet by 2016. When we talk of mobile learning , we generally tend to include both kinds of mobile devices – smartphones as well as tablets.

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This Flash Player (Frash) Runs On iPad

Upside Learning

About a month back I blogged about Smokescreen which allows advertisers to run simple Flash movies on iPad/iPhone using HTML5/JavaScript. Today while checking my twitter feed I discovered Frash which runs Flash content on iPad/iPhone in a Safari browser.

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. Apps for iPads – Native or Web-based?

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Designing eLearning For iPads (LT 2013 – Slide Deck)

Upside Learning

We have been talking a lot about iPads (by iPads we also imply other ‘tablets’) on our blog for the past couple of weeks. Why eLearning on iPads (Tablets). Mobile Learning

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Apple iPad Disappoints eLearning Industry

Upside Learning

I was looking forward to the Apple iPad even more so as we have been doing good stuff on mobile learning and putting up applications and tools on iPhone as pilots and on a trial basis. The iPad was supposed to be better and bigger than the iPhone, closer to a computer and much more than just a phone. However, from whatever I have been able to gather about it so far, including Apple’s own website I think the iPad is a big miss. What would I carry an iPad for?

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13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

Visual Lounge

The release of iOS 11 puts iOS screen recording in the hands of everyone with an iPhone, iPad, or iPad. TechSmith Capture is an iOS recording app that lets you create high-quality mobile demos and how-to videos right from your phone or tablet.

Why I disagree with Mark Zuckerberg who claims the iPad isn’t mobile [Poll]

mLearning Revolution

I came across this interesting article on Forbes.com, which also includes a short video (below) of Mark Zuckerberg answering a question from the audience and basically saying that the iPad is not mobile. About an iPad, ”it’s not mobile… it’s a computer.”

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15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Last week I asked if you had thought about mEnabling your eLearning for iPads (mEnabling, is what we are calling the process of getting your existing eLearning to run on iPads and other tablets) but didn’t really tell you how? Hot Lava Mobile. Mobile Learning

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The iPad have arrived

Moodle Journal

Today I had first site and contact with our new iPad collection. This eLearning project has been a while in coming to life it seems, but I can certainly appreciate the constraints of wise prequrement, given the arrival of the iPad 2 at such a sensitive time for us.

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The Question Of Why (Not) eLearning On iPads Or Tablets?

Upside Learning

2012 saw the re-emergence of ‘Mobile learning’ or ‘mLearning’ as “new” (ok, not really new) buzzwords in L&D and Training circles around the world. Mobile Learning is being loosely attributed to any learning activity that is not location bound, which is very surprising!

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Articulate Storyline vs. Adobe Captivate 6 for iPad Publishing [FAQ]

mLearning Revolution

One of the questions I get asked frequently is whether I’d recommend Storyline or Captivate 6 to a company who needs to publish their desktop eLearning specifically for learners to consume it on the iPad. eLearning Mobile Learning Captivate featured HTML5 iPad mLearning Storyline

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Introducing a new Podcast: This Week in #mLearning [Episode 1: The new iPad and Mobile Learning]

mLearning Revolution

I’m am extremely excited to introduce a brand new weekly Podcast entitled ‘This Week in Mobile Learning” with my friend and co-host Robert Gadd. Each week Robert and I will discuss various trending topics and their impact on mobile learning, including the state of mobile in general, mobile devices, HTML5, Adobe Flash, Responsive Web Design, Rapid Development tools, especially as they begin making the shift from desktop to mobile, mobile apps, video, Education and more.

The New Articulate Storyline iPad App and mLearning [VIDEOS]

mLearning Revolution

By reading about different techniques, trying different tools and exploring mobile apps, it’s amazing how much new insight one can gain. I believe Articulate has been able to address this need with the launch of Storyline and their iPad app. eLearning Mobile Learning

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Course Dimensions for iPads

eLearning Brothers

Are you trying to build a course that works on both desktops and an iPad? He describes that 995×627 is the best Captivate project size for iPads and desktops. Set the size of your content pages for the iPad at: 1024W x 690H. Add the following Meta tag to the title level to ensure the content is sized appropriately for the viewing area on the iPad. <meta Courses published in Articulate Presenter don’t work on iPads.

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13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

Visual Lounge

When you plug your device into your Mac and launch a mobile recording app (e.g., The clock displays 9:41, your mobile carrier name is hidden, and the battery percentage indicator shows 100%. The post 13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

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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! A: mLearning or Mobile Learning is designed specifically for mobile devices, mostly for learners who are constantly on the move or do not have regular access to traditional learning methodologies.

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Think Multiscreen (vs. iPad-only) when developing an mLearning Strategy

mLearning Revolution

One thing I stress in my mLearning workshops is the fact that having an iPad-only strategy for Learning is not a thorough mLearning Strategy. eLearning Mobile Learning featured mLearning multiscreen

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This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft Surface, iPad Mini, Play Testing Learning Games

Bottom-Line Performance

Topic 1: Is the Microsoft Surface tablet a viable tablet option for businesses interested in mobile learning? But some have raised concerns that Microsoft Surface might actually hurt mobile learning, and that Microsoft does not truly understand mobile.

Using iPads to Support Training Delivery

Integrated Learnings

By Dean Hawkinson Recently, I had the opportunity to design my first paperless classroom course , which used iPads to support its delivery. The purpose of using the iPads was to replace paper-based workbooks and job aids , and provide learners with easy access to training resources. Important Requirement From the experience that I had, there are several things we needed to include when developing instructor-led training for iPad delivery.

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This Week on #TalkTech: Mobile Devices Aren’t Social, Schools Move to Tablets and Content Creation on the iPad

Bottom-Line Performance

Take a look at what we have planned for this week: Laura and Olivia, two of our BLPers, demonstrating how our mobile phones are less social than we think they are. Designing for Mobile Devices – and why mobile is less “social” than you think.

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This Week on #TalkTech: Mobile Devices Aren’t Social, Schools Move to Tablets and Content Creation on the iPad

Bottom-Line Performance

Take a look at what we have planned for this week: Laura and Olivia, two of our BLPers, demonstrating how our mobile phones are less social than we think they are. Designing for Mobile Devices – and why mobile is less “social” than you think.

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Three Things to Know Before Designing Training for the iPad

Mindflash

If you have been paying even the slightest attention to technology news or you get out of your house once in a while, you know that mobile is a staggering trend threatening to make desktop computers and even laptops obsolete. Consider Designing Specifically for the iPad.

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Mobile Learning for Healthcare Professionals

Origin Learning

The healthcare industry is one of the most mobile industries: nurses shuffling between patients, doctors attending to OPD and in-house patients as well as at their own clinics, supporting staff and technicians shuttling between pathology, imaging and diagnostic laboratories and so on.

7 Random Mobile Learning Stats

LearnDash

If you have been around elearning for any amount of time, you have likely heard about mobile learning (also referred to as “mlearning”). For simplicity sake, you can think of mobile learning as anything taking place on a tablet or smartphone. Mobile learning is motivating.

A List of Interesting Mobile Learning Links

Upside Learning

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.

The iPad is Not a Slam Dunk

Allison Rossett

Tweet The iPad is not a slam dunk. Articles Publications instructional design Mobile Learning Performance Supportlink].

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The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad

Trivantis

Mobile Learning. Lectora Mobile. Mobile eLearning Platform for All mLearning. -->. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Mobile. Lectora Mobile. Mobile Learning. -->. The Simplest Way to Create e-Learning Content for the iPad. Create iPad e-Learning Content.

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Go Mobile or Go Home

Association eLearning

According to Statista.com , “As of 2013, worldwide mobile phone internet user penetration was 73.4%. While many organizations struggle to choose an LMS, then race to assemble eLearning courses so learners can take training and CE courses online, few have mastered the mobile revolution.

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iPads do make sense for schools

Clark Quinn

However, his recent post against iPads in the classroom seemed to me to miss a couple of points. However, my colleague Scott Marvel has filmed lots of kids with iPads and he tells me they don’t have much trouble using the touchscreen (they’re not highly capable with regular keyboards at young ages), they use speech to text as well, and also take freehand notes too. So writing isn’t horribly impeded on iPads for younger kids. mobile strategy

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Down on the iPad?

Clark Quinn

At the Upside Learning Blog, this post (which I found through the CLO group on LinkedIn) proclaims that the elearning industry is down on the iPad. It’s not about supporting the mobile worker; that’s what a smartphone is for. So, a) I haven’t seen the eLearning Industry as a whole being negative towards the iPad, b) your examples are very personal, not focused on learners, and c) on principle I think it’s got great upside.

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The (Initial) iPad Experience

Clark Quinn

So, when I heard about the iPad, I wasn’t one of those who signed up in advance. And, after all, I am on the stump about mobile learning. The iPad, however, was announced as coming with (or having available) software for word processing (Pages), diagramming (OmniGraffle), presentations (Keynote), and email (Mail). I checked it out, and a guy told me that they’d been handing out tickets for the iPad, and they seemed to have plenty.

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‘iPadisms’ from Elliott Masie

Xyleme

Last month Xyleme had the pleasure of presenting a webinar with none other than elearning luminary Elliott Masie on “iPad, a Game Changer for Blended Learning”. And] whether or not the iPad is officially in your organization – it’s unofficially there.

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Top 7 Myths Of Mobile Learning

Upside Learning

When it comes to mobile learning myths and misconceptions abound. These myths are holding back widespread adoption of mobile learning in the workplace. This is the most common misconception about mlearning which leads you to evaluate how to implement elearning on mobile devices.

Is Mobile Learning in our DNA? [INFOGRAPHIC]

LearnDash

Mobile learning is an exciting concept across many industries, however for future generations it will be the expectation. In fact, the young people of today have never known a world without internet, laptops, iPads and the like. elearning mlearning mobile learning