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The Dark Side Of Smartphone NFC Tech

The UAE has just launched an effort to embed its National ID card system into smartphones. Yup, that could mean you have to carry your phone at all times. Scary. Could it happen here?
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Designing a Mobile App? Don't Make These 10 Mistakes

Designing a Mobile App? Don't Make These 10 Mistakes | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Developing a solid mobile app requires discipline and practicality. These mobile design "don’ts" will help you avoid some messy obstacles.
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Instagram Deal Is Billion-Dollar Move Toward Cellphone From PC

Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram could be something of a turning point, as even Facebook tries to get a better grasp on a market that requires a rethinking of old rules.
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Is creativity the next killer mobile app?

Is creativity the next killer mobile app? | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Since the debut of the iPad in 2010, tablets have become the ultimate content consumption device, but many still to wonder if they’ll ever be capable of replacing notebooks for portable cont...
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UI Patterns For Mobile Apps: Search, Sort And Filter | Smashing UX Design

We could all benefit from some best practices around mobile search, sort and filter UI design. This article explores a dozen different ways to surface and refine the data your customers want.
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TechCrunch | HTML5 Features Can Drive Up Mobile Websites’ Usage By Up To 28%

If your mobile site still mostly consists of static pages, maybe it's time for an upgrade. According to new data from Usablenet, adding just a few interactive elements could increase your users' or readers' engagement with your site significantly.
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A closer look at securing mobile devices | Business Technology

A closer look at securing mobile devices | Business Technology | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
A: The increased risk is a direct result of the mobile nature of these devices and that there is reliance on the owner of the device. The risk is magnified as employees treat their company- issued mobile device as a personal ...
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#ClassPager Easy Classroom Polling For Teachers and Students #edtech20 #mlearning | Moodle and Web 2.0

#ClassPager Easy Classroom Polling For Teachers and Students #edtech20 #mlearning | Moodle and Web 2.0 | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
ClassPager enables teachers to run live classroom Q&A over SMS.
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Facebook Makes Creating Mobile Apps For Their Platform Much ...

Facebook Makes Creating Mobile Apps For Their Platform Much ... | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Facebook recently announced that it has made Ringmark an open-source platform used to make creating and testing mobile apps easier and more convenient. Ringmark collaborated with the Facebook team to come up with ...
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100 Mobile Tools for Teachers | Cellphones.org

100 Mobile Tools for Teachers | Cellphones.org | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
By Cherrye Moore It is a common-known fact that teaching is a labor of love for most educators.
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Mobile Perspectives: On iPadsWhy Mobile? (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE

Mobile Perspectives: On iPadsWhy Mobile?
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Preparing to use #QRcodes in the classroom | The Best of QRcode

Preparing to use #QRcodes in the classroom | The Best of QRcode | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
RT @missnoor28: @NJEA :Preparing to use #QRcodes in the classroom | @scoopit http://t.co/wz7xuRme via @davezirk Great resources!
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Wikipedia Drops Google Maps In Favor Of OpenStreetMap For Use In Its Mobile Apps | Cult of Android

Wikipedia Drops Google Maps In Favor Of OpenStreetMap For Use In Its Mobile Apps | Cult of Android | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Wikipedia Drops Google Maps In Favor Of #OpenStreetMap For Use In Its Mobile Apps read on http://t.co/WlChidkw...
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Experts: Mobile Learning Requires a Shift in Thinking: Float Mobile Learning

Experts: Mobile Learning Requires a Shift in Thinking: Float Mobile Learning | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Mobile learning requires those who create learning to think differently about the way learners are accessing the material. 'You can use it just to distribute the learning more,' said mobile learning expert and...
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Apple Of Our Eye: Gartner Predicts 665 Million Tablets In Use By 2016, Over 45% Of Them iPad Devices

The age of the tablet is definitely upon us: figures out today from Gartner forecast that by the end of 2016 there will 665 million media tablets in use worldwide -- a counterpoint to the sluggish sales we have seen in PCs in the last couple of...
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HTML5 vs Native Mobile App Development

HTML5 vs Native Mobile App Development | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Learn how developers are using HTML5 and native development methods to build mobile apps. (How do you manage complex #enterprise #mobility #strategies?
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Adobe Reader updates mobile & desktop apps, brings real features to iOS/Android

Adobe has just released updates to its ubiquitous Adobe Reader apps, bringing new features like the Ink Signature Tool, which lets users sign with their finger on touch screens. Other ...
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EdTech: 100 Tech Tools for Teachers and Students | DailyTekk

What are the top 100 edtech tools? Check out @DailyTekk's list featuring yours truly!
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Text Message Spam, Difficult to Stop, Is a Growing Menace

Cellphone customers received roughly 4.5 billion spam texts last year, twice as many as in 2009, and remedies to the growing menace are few.
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The State of Digital Education [INFOGRAPHIC]

The State of Digital Education [INFOGRAPHIC] | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
The Internet has dramatically changed the state of education over the past 20 years and is now a $7 TRILLION dollar industry.
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What's The Next Big Thing After Mobile? - Business Insider

What's The Next Big Thing After Mobile? - Business Insider | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Mobile devices trumped personal computers. Here's what's coming next.
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Make Your Website More Visible on Mobile Devices | Born Tech ...

Make Your Website More Visible on Mobile Devices | Born Tech ... | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
Many websites are hard to view on mobile devices because of large graphics and excessive content. However, making websites more visible on mobile devices is a.
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What's different about mobile learning?

What's different about mobile learning? | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
What's different about #MobileLearning?A look at the Traits of #mLearning http://t.co/pZ6tOdUh via @Diigo...
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Measuring the effectiveness of interactive mobile learning | Learning Designers

Measuring the effectiveness of interactive mobile learning | Learning Designers | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
RT @learndesigners: Measuring the effectiveness of interactive #mobile #learning http://t.co/jxDfSgdF #isd #mlearn #teach #edchat #lrnchat #education #mlearning...
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Wipe It! Security Hole In Facebook Mobile Apps Threatens Jailbroken / Stolen Phones

Wipe It! Security Hole In Facebook Mobile Apps Threatens Jailbroken / Stolen Phones | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Scoop.it
There’s panic about a security hole in Facebook’s iOS and Android apps that surfaced today, but the threat of identity theft is being blown out of proportion. (Wipe It!
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