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An updated look at the state of mobile learning, including changing definitions, evolving technologies, overall adoption and nascent provider markets.
m-Learning: Mobile Learning Is Finally Going Mainstream – And It Is Bigger Than You Might Thinkprovides an in-depth review of the mobile learning market. This research is designed to give HR and L&D professionals an understanding of best-practices for m-learning, common challenges and solutions, as well as guidance for selecting a m-learning provider.
The report includes the history and evolution of this market, a discussion of market trends, and case examples. The report also covers types of m-learning, such as formal, on-demand, social and embedded – with approaches and possible uses for each.
Also included are provider listings, brief profiles of a select few providers, and information on the role of mobile platform providers. In addition, the report provides insight for getting started: choosing a provider, obstacles and solutions, and evaluating effectiveness.