Thursday, October 25, 2012

61 Tips on mLearning: Making Learning Mobile

People are using mobile technology everywhere these days: at work, in school, while shopping, waiting for a bus, riding to work, in front of the TV … This explosive adoption and use of mobile technologies opens up a new world and opportunity for learning at the moment of need anytime, anywhere. Read more here ...

Monday, October 22, 2012

HC1 Instructional Video

Mobile Learning Presents Opportunities and a Challenge to Modern Educators

Incredibly portable and simple to use, yet possessing the computing power and presentation ability to rival a desktop machine, tablets are tools that will aid education as no digital innovation has before, attendees were told at a conference on mobile learning in the United Arab Emirates. Read here ...

Best iOS Apps for Mobile Learning

Best iOS Apps for Mobile Learning

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

From eLearning to mLearning: The Top 5 Challenges beyond

Let’s get one thing out of the way, the future of eLearning isn’t about adding more ‘animations‘ to our existing eLearning (in the name of making courses more engaging), neither is it about an eLearning 2.0 or 3.0 vision. No, the future of eLearning and Learning in general is Mobile Learning or better yet Multiscreen Learning, either way we can abbreviate it as mLearning. read more here ...

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Mobile Learning: The future of education and youth employment

On Tuesday, we tackled the question of how mobile learning (m-learning) can help improve the quality and reach of education. Today, there are increasingly sophisticated learning tools on offer via mobile phones, tablets and other devices. And, the opportunities provided by augmented reality, educational gaming and social networking for peer collaboration are enticing. Read more here ...

MobiMOOC mobile serious games by David Parsons

Sunday, October 7, 2012

iPads enable UCLA docs to monitor chronically ill patients

Chronic conditions continue to be a gateway for healthcare providers to offer aid to their patients using mobile health tools. Case in point, doctors, nurses and patients at University of California, Los Angeles, are taking advantage of the iPad to improve the quality of treatment for patients with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, according to the school. Read more here ...

Friday, October 5, 2012

Shifting Mobility, Learning and Assessment

Mobility defines our times. From cheap flights to ever more accessible mobile phones, being mobile, being able to connect anytime anywhere is taken for granted in many parts of the world. Read more here ...

International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies (iJIM)

The iJIM journal aims to focus on the exchange of relevant trends and research results as well as the presentation of practical experiences gained while developing and testing elements of interactive mobile technologies. The objective of the journal is to publish and discuss fundamentals, applications and experiences in the field of interactive mobile technologies in learning and teaching as well as in industrial and other applications. Read more here ...

Tuesday, October 2, 2012

6 Mobile Learning Trends That Grew in 2012

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. In the past, smart phones and tablets were something only the “trend setters” had, but now that they are more affordable and accessible than ever (with Apple’s announcement of the iPhone 5 earlier this month, the iPhone 4S price has dropped to $99) it’s no wonder mLearning has taken off. Here is a quick breakdown of the mobile learning trends you need to be watching. All of these trends saw significant uptake in 2012… and look to continue. Read more here ...

Virtual Browsers, Free Wi-Fi and mLearning in Traditional Industries

#TalkTech is the “flipped” approach to Twitter chats. We publish all the topics a few hours before the chat so you can show up at 3 pm EST / 12 pm PST on Thursdays ready to discuss. We’re never at a loss for new tech news, apps, and interesting blogs to explore in our weekly chats. Take a look at what we have planned for this week: Read more here ...

MobiMOOC Amit Garg on corporate mLearning

MobiMOOC Geoff Stead Closing the Gap between mLearning theory and practice