Mobile Technologies
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: Gerard Goggin, Larissa Hjorth
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-13 - Publisher: Routledge

In light of emerging forms of software, interfaces, cultures of uses, and media practices associated with mobile media, this collection investigates the various ways in which mobile media is developing in different cultural, linguistic, social, and national settings. Specifically, contributors consider the promises and politics of mobile media and its
Mobile Technologies in Educational Organizations
Language: en
Pages: 383
Authors: Forkosh Baruch, Alona, Meishar Tal, Hagit
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-15 - Publisher: IGI Global

The use of mobile technology for learning in organizations and the workplace is spreading widely with the development of infrastructure and devices that allow ubiquitous learning and training. Since learning, teaching, and training in a mobile-saturated environment is a developing field, implications for a combined overview of these topics may
Assessing the Role of Mobile Technologies and Distance Learning in Higher Education
Language: en
Pages: 377
Authors: Ordóñez de Pablos, Patricia
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-30 - Publisher: IGI Global

In recent years, the use of information technologies, mobile devices, and social media, along with the evolving needs of students, professionals, and academics, has grown rapidly. New ways of bringing learning content to students, new learning environments, and new teaching practices are necessary to keep up with these changes. Assessing
Indigenous People and Mobile Technologies
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Laurel Evelyn Dyson, Stephen Grant, Max Hendriks
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-05 - Publisher: Routledge

In the rich tradition of mobile communication studies and new media, this volume examines how mobile technologies are being embraced by Indigenous people all over the world. As mobile phones have revolutionised society both in developed and developing countries, so Indigenous people are using mobile devices to bring their communities
Using Mobile Technologies in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics
Language: en
Pages: 323
Authors: Nigel Calder, Kevin Larkin, Nathalie Sinclair
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-09 - Publisher: Springer

Mobile technologies influence the way that we interact with the world, the way that we live. We use them for communication, entertainment, information and research. In education settings, there has been substantial investment in mobile devices, often without a concomitant investment in developing pedagogy and practices. With mobile technologies evolving