Designing for Mobile Collaboration

Portals and KM

Mobile collaboration is an increasingly important topic as two-thirds of the information workforce already work remotely, according to Forrester data. It is a matter of when, not whether that mobile devices exceed desktops. The new Forrester Wave™: Mobile Collaboration, Q3 2011 by Ted Schadler for Content & Collaboration Professionals offers some useful advice on how mobile collaboration requires a new app approach. Teams now must design for mobile first.

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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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Avaya one-X Mobile Client

Michael Sampson - Currents

Avaya released an update to the Avaya one-X Mobile client , for links people with handheld devices and smartphones to Avaya's unified communications platform. A new SIP client for Apple iOS on iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone enabling UC and voice over wifi or cellular networks. Presence status of team members available across Avaya endpoints and soft clients - including Microsoft OCS - and mobile devices. Enterprise Mobility

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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. It also found that, “on average, one in three respondents used their media tablets to read a book, compared with 13 percent for mobile PCs, and 7 percent for mobile phones.” 

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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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Community as lens

Learning Alliances

He talked about automobiles and mobile phones as examples. I didn’t have a mobile phone that works in Europe. There were several ways in which the CPsquare posse was a lens on my ownership of and access to a mobile phone. Hence more of a need for me to have a mobile phone.

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A Week into Things

Michael Sampson - Currents

Sync works fine too - using WiFi on the same network. Previously I couldn't have my projects and action lists on a mobile device. My home-built system for tracking projects and actions started to die.

2011 148

Staying Connected Always Comes with a Price – Are You Willing to Pay for IT?


2010: The year of (the) mobile!!! 2010: *The* Year of Mobile!!!! 2010, once again, will not be the year of the awesome Mobile Web Computing experience. One more year gone by and still waiting for the world of mobile to deliver… Maybe in 2011?!?!

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SharePoint on the iPad - SouthLabs Acquired by Infragistics

Michael Sampson - Currents

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. 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.

2012 127

When Online Video Consumption Moves to Exabytes in 8 Years: Will Phones, TV, Music Player, and Computers Really Converge?

Portals and KM

based research firm claims that mobile broadband users accessing the net via laptops and netbooks will consume 1.8 Next, in 2008, the launch of the 3G iPhone brought the high-speed internet to the mobile phone and my iPhone. Ironically, the major use for my iPhone so far, besides being a telephone, is a greater mobile music player. I now use it instead of a car radio or CD player and now have music wherever I am with no need for electricity or wifi.

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5 eLearning video resources to watch this summer

e-Moderation Station

But for those of you still tethered to this world via an ethernet cable or wifi, here are some videos about online learning and teaching to while away those long hot afternoons: 1 Learning to Teach Online. Note the high penetration of mobile phones and how this related to the project.

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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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Smartphone Surge in 2010

Portals and KM

This compares with general consumers usage at 78% with mobile phones and 11% with smart phones. That yet to be fulfilled demand in information workers, along with some employers’ willingness to share monthly mobile costs, sets the stage for the surge. There is also the numbers to pressure mobile carriers to cut costs across plans. Having greater wifi access will mitigate one difference and such devices as the tablet might go into the other.

2010 138

Is social housing (still) sleepwalking into a digital nightmare?

Social Reporter

Back in 2002 a group of us co-authored a book for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation about why social landlords, and their residents, should be concerned about joining the online world both for its benefits and because of the way public services were going digital. It was well-received by the relatively few people then focused on the issue … but didn’t get a lot of attention in the sector despite a mini-campaign.

2013 156

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #4


if I recall correctly) and I happen to be lucky enough to be connected either via mobile data or WiFi, CityMapper is one of the main traveling & map apps I use on a regular basis, specially, when I may need to resort to public transport to get out and about in the city.

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

Portals and KM

The biggest enablers of this new addiction seem to be smart phones and other mobile devices, especially if you are under 35. Over on the other side of the generation gap they found 46% of those younger than 35 indicating their preference for a mobile device for all things social media.

2012 173

A tasty intro to digital – Tea, Toast and T’Internet

Social Reporter

Digital Inclusion Officer Nathaniel Spagni recently installed WIFI in the lounge. The big question, of course, is whether people will buy – or be able to afford to buy – a tablet and mobile Internet connection after the party.

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#Movistar – Who Owns Your Customers Problems?


We will just have to wait and see… I guess, in the mean time, I can get to enjoy the current speeds from my 3G / 4G mobile phone: . And after 69 rather long, frustrating and somewhat infuriating days of a much anticipated wait … HABEMUS INTERNET! You are reading it right. After nearly 2.5

2015 186

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session Wednesday

Portals and KM

They are now offering it through the cloud and through mobile for all sizes of organizations for B2B and B2C. Mobile device proliferation - 64 million tablets now 320 million by 2015. Network readiness - #G and 4G and wifi – they are ready to facilitate the bandwidth.

2012 169

#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.

2015 191

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools


There may well be a time where I’ll write about them, specially, in the mobility scenario when both my iPhone and iPad Air have become my not so new anymore workplace. .

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Cisco Broadens Foray Into Collaboration Market

Collaborative Thinking

With Cisco Unified Communications system 8.0 , Cisco extends support for a wide range of endpoints including new video- and WiFi-enabled Cisco Unified IP Phones and additional smartphones via Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator. Cisco WebEx TM Mail is a new corporate-grade, hosted email solution from Cisco with native Microsoft Outlook interoperability, optimized mobile device support, and browser-independent AJAX web 2.0

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Notes on Wednesday's Keynote at Lotusphere 2012 - The Future of Social Technology

Michael Sampson - Currents

the proliferation of mobile devices - eg., readiness of the network - 3G, 4G, and WiFi. -. mobility - use whatever tablet you have. The session has three individual sessions, then a panel discussion of the three speakers. Speaker 1 - Sir Tim Berners-Lee. - The web was originally was supposed to be about a collaborative space. Social business is a way of getting there. Cerf developed IP in the late 1960s.

2012 126

Barriers of Social Software Adoption within the Enterprise: It Will Cost You More than You Think!


How many times have you been at the airport, waiting for that flight, connected to the WiFi, paying €6-€10 "just to be connected"? Plus you would have to add the hundreds of euros that I have been spending to pay for WiFi at hotels, airports, Internet cafés, etc.

Costs 169

Conference networking at Online Information 2008: report and lessons learned

Platform Neutral

Each of the first two was made possible - or certainly easier - by having a wifi connection.

2008 116

Iniciador Las Palmas – Q&A with Rodolfo Carpintier


We were all in a small room, rather cosy, very well prepared, but alas with no Internet access, no wifi, not even our very own 3G connections from our mobile devices; something along the lines of a locked up room with no external exposure other than the air from the outside.

2010 169

UC And ROI: IBM's Truth And Fiction Example

Collaborative Thinking

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). A few good tips and examples but also some "buyer beware" tactics that folks should be aware of.

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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.

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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How Twitter changed to include everyone

Endless Knots

In sharp contrast, @jlipnack is offering door prizes for the most tweets in the #e2conf21 session at #e2conf Poor wifi tho. from mobile web. from mobile web. from mobile web. from mobile web. from mobile web. Great session.

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Online Community Unconference 2007 / Online Community Unconference 2007

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Socialtext Mobile Settings Help Log in Register Search this workspace: Home People.lists the people you are following. Conference wifi is found on the open network "workshop" Wiki Index Schedule See the complete Schedule. and City of Heroes W Mike Walsh CEO and Founder Leverage Software Cheralyn Watson Community Manager Wink Katherine Wiemelt Online Community Planner/Manager SNAP Mobile, Nokia, Inc. Community Mobile Settings Help Log in Register

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