Teaching with mobile devices: FAQs [part 1]

e-Moderation Station

And especially on the use of mobile devices in language teaching. Question 1: If you don’t plan to let students use their mobile devices (constructively!) There are the purely technical issues such as devices not working or not connecting to the school wifi.

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using Australian Vodafone iPhone in Singapore

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Being a cheap kinda gal, I thought I’d blog some key points of setting up my Vodafone iPhone on free wifi and using services in Singapore. change the setting in Carrier back to SGP-M1 (Mobile One). Details on 3 mobile service providers in Singapore from Vodafone is here.

Mobile Learning #5: A Case Study

e-Moderation Station

Or: Mobile learning in your high school]. Students are constantly bringing their mobile phones and iPods to school. Bags are searched at the school gates every day, and any mobile phones or iPods that are found are confiscated. Read about other case studies in mobile learning.

Some Online Work Goes Mobile or Is It Mostly Personal?

Portals and KM

With the rise of tablet and smart phone use, PCs are losing dominance as the major online device despite the ever increasing availability of wifi for PCs. According to a recent survey from Gartner, several main activities are moving from PCs to media tablets such checking email (81 percent of respondents), reading the news (69 percent), checking the weather forecast (63 percent), social networking (62 percent) and gaming (60 percent).

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The Trials and Tribulations of a Mobile Knowledge Worker in a Social Business World


As you may well know by now, Swisscom is the provider of the wifi services to all NH Hotels, and it has been a few years since the last time I stayed at one of those hotels, after some disappointing experiences. for a wifi service that even at our very own homes is much much better!

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SharePoint on the iPad - SouthLabs Acquired by Infragistics

Michael Sampson - Currents

With more-and-more professionals carrying and actively using the Apple iPad, SouthLabs offered a good solution - called SharePlus - for gaining access to Microsoft SharePoint. The company was recently acquired by Infragistics : " Infragistics, the user experience software company and a world leader in user interface (UI) development tools, announced today the acquisition of SouthLabs, developers of SharePlus, the mobile SharePoint app.

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#Movistar Killed the Web Star


But you have got the 3G / 4G on your mobile plan, right? Because the mobile telco is the same ISP that’s supposed to fix the issues (i.e. Movistar) and I am only getting charged more and more money by extending the mobile quota of data.

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#Movistar – The Only Boss You Need to Pay Attention To


Here I am, once again, incredibly frustrated and very irritated I got disconnected from the Internet last week Friday, as I blew up my monthly data allowance on my mobile phone for the zillionth time over the course of last few weeks.

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Do You Have A Twitter Addiction? Do You Have A Connection Addiction?

Portals and KM

The activity is very fast and real time so you want to stay connected and it is easy to make a quick check. The biggest enablers of this new addiction seem to be smart phones and other mobile devices, especially if you are under 35.

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Conference networking at Online Information 2008: report and lessons learned

Platform Neutral

We put together a ‘facilitation plan’ with Incisive, outlining the different platforms and activities in the run up to the event. Each of the first two was made possible - or certainly easier - by having a wifi connection.

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Connected Libraries: project summary and recommendations


Most young people expect the library spaces to offer both digital and physical resources i.e. computers should be available with wifi access. Picture shared under Creative Commons Licence by Skokie Public Library.

UC And ROI: IBM's Truth And Fiction Example

Collaborative Thinking

The more structured and directed the activity is (e.g., Anyone who travels internationally knows how expensive it is to use your hotel or mobile phone. If instead you use Sametime to make your calls over your WiFi connection, you can avoid these international fees. I caught a couple of blog posts on the IBM Keynote for UC ( Lotusphere Message: Yes There Is a UC ROI ) and then one on the Sametime blog (see below).

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Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments


We need to shift our perspective from one that looks forward to a future where most people are connected via the internet, mobile and gaming to one that recognises that we are there already - and has already begun to reconfigure our social, cultural, political and economic landscape. Recent research has clearly underlined the need to address children’s and young people’s use of the internet, mobile and games technologies in the context of digital literacy.

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