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Author: Retta Guy, ed.
Publisher: Informing Science
Keywords: initiatives, projects, pilot, learning, mobile
Number of Pages: 321
Published: 2010
ISBN-10: 1932886311
ISBN-13: 9781932886313

This book examines the meaning as well as the benefits and barriers of mobile learning, details various global projects and initiatives that showcase the development and delivery of mobile learning, and traces the history of mobile learning to the present and provides a glimpse into the future of mobile education and the technologies used to facilitate the learning process.

Author: Mohamed Ally
Publisher: UBC Press
Keywords: training, press, education, delivery, learning, transforming, mobile
Number of Pages: 296
Published: 2009-06-30
ISBN-10: 1897425430
ISBN-13: 9781897425435

This collection is for anyone interested in the use of mobile technology for various distance learning applications. Readers will discover how to design learning materials for delivery on mobile technology and become familiar with the best practices of other educators, trainers, and researchers in the field, as well as the most recent initiatives in mobile learning research. Businesses and governments can learn how to deliver timely information to staff using mobile devices. Professors can use this book as a textbook for courses on distance education, mobile learning, and educational technolog

Author: Hess, Thomas
Publisher: Universitätsverlag Göttingen
Keywords: mobile, anwendungen, erfolgreiche, fr, sieben, geschftskonzepte, time, practices, der, branche
Number of Pages: 93
Published: 2005-10
ISBN-10: 3938616253
ISBN-13: 9783938616253

Author: Pierre-Laurent Chatain
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: policy, challenges, solutions, global, crime, mobile, money, financial, protecting
Number of Pages: 234
Published: 2011-02-24
ISBN-10: 0821386697
ISBN-13: 9780821386699

Mobile Money is a booming industry in an increasing number of countries worldwide. The project results from increased demand for guidance and technical assistance from governments after the 2008 publication of an exploratory paper, Integrity in Mobile Phone Financial Services, which discussed mobile money and the application of international anti-money laundering (AML) and combating the financing of terrorism (CFT) standards. For most, how to craft a regulatory regime that expands access to financial services to the poor through the development of mobile phone financial services, but compliant

Author: Shahram Orandi
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: version, recommendation, practice, device, mobile
Number of Pages: 55
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437926754
ISBN-13: 9781437926750

The Mobile ID device should be viewed in the context of a portable biometric acquisition station ż one that is not intended to be stationary and hardwired to a much larger system used for comparing or matching biometric samples. This is in contrast to traditional booking stations and other biometric enrollment stations incorp. physically secured fullsized livescan fingerprint readers, other biometric capture devices, or photo capture stations with setups adhering to distance, lighting, and other photo capture standards. Mobile ID devices allows one to collect biometric data in remote location

Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: connected, societies, governments, responsive, mobile, technologies, government
Number of Pages: 152
Published: 2011-09-16
ISBN-10: 9264118705
ISBN-13: 9789264118706

This report aims to foster a better understanding on how to leverage the economic and social impacts of the implementation of the Internet into mobile devices to enable ubiquitous governments, sustain public sector innovation and transform public service delivery. The content of this report paves the way for the Report on Agile Government to be released by OECD in the Fall of 2011. The report is a joint-product of the collaboration of OECD with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs.

Author: Imar De Vries
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: mobile, wireless, media, discourses, desires, close, archaeology, communication, tantalisingly
Number of Pages: 217
Published: 2012-05-15
ISBN-10: 9089643540
ISBN-13: 9789089643544

In this important new study, Imar de Vries take a historical and comparative approach in researching our intimate relationship with present-day mobile wireless technologies. By analyzing the full range of human expectations and behavior in regard to mobile devices, de Vries looks at how wireless gadgets have changed our ideas about communication, while at the same time he demonstrates how modern technology surprisingly repeats the patterns of older media. Applying a far-reaching and archaeological perspective to communication media, Tantalisingly Close looks at human desire to connect and the
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