Tag: mobile

A Look Back at Trends

I’ve been giving a presentation about learning trends this past year, and it seems to have really resonated with a variety of audiences. When I hear about a new trend, I like to consider the trend thoughtfully and ask myself the following questions: Does the trend have staying power? Is the trend just a new […]

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Big Brother and My Activity Tracker

I received my first wearable mobile device for Christmas: a Jawbone UP24 activity tracker bracelet (“your friend-in-fitness”). This little thing counts my steps and monitors my sleep patterns. Via Bluetooth, it continuously communicates with a companion smartphone app, which interprets and displays my data. The app also lets me enter my weight and food intake, log workouts, and optionally connect to a bunch of third-party apps and devices. Cool!

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What I’ve Learned Developing Mobile Content Using Authoring Tools Designed for ISDs

I just wrapped up a free ILG webinaron optimizing your e-learning software toolkit, which you’ll be able to view next week on ILG’s YouTube channel.We had a great turnout and a lot of good questions were asked. The questions posed by the participants got me thinking about what I’ve learned from developing a number of mobile appsand mobile web sites.

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