Mobile Learning

Jun 7, 2011

Mobile Learning is SO 10 Minutes Ago…

Imagine going out and buying a shiny new sports car. Now imagine hitching up a horse to it, and having the horse drag your car to work every day. Sound crazy? Sure it does. So why are people still using mobile devices to deliver e-learning courses? Years ago, Nicholas Negroponte insisted that in the not-too-distant future, we would all be wearing our computers. He was envisioning complex eyepieces and finger sensors with wires running up your sleeves. He had the right idea but the wrong form factor; he didn’t foresee that we’d be carrying our computers in our pockets and calling them “phones.” Mobile learning is on everybody’s to-do list, and...

Imagine going out and buying a shiny new sports car. Now imagine hitching up a horse to it, and having the horse...

Nov 24, 2009

The Myth of Mobile: An Introduction To Mobile Learning

I remember years ago, sitting in a presentation by Nicholas Negroponte, where he insisted that in the not-too-distant future, we would all...

I remember years ago, sitting in a presentation by Nicholas Negroponte, where he insisted that in the not-too-distant future, we would all...