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Impact of wireless/mobile devices is starting to ripple into the elearning field:Mobile Devices: “According to market researcher Gartner, 45 percent of the American workforce is using mobile technology of some kind, including laptops, PDAs, and new sensor networks… Gartner analysts called it “the biggest revolution in corporate data collection and distribution in a decade.” ”
See also From elearning to mlearning (.pdf)(via Stephen)

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  1. Brian Alger wrote:

    I recently read Howard Rheingold’s “Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution.” Although the book is not focused on learning, there are some very interesting implications the role of smart mobs in learning. I posted an initial thought here: http://experiencedesigner.blogspot.com/2003_10_01_experiencedesigner_archive.html#106755450240495581

    Hopefully the implementation of mobile devices in education systems will not follow the same path as e-Learning.

    Friday, October 31, 2003 at 12:02 am | Permalink