Mobile Apps

The following are selected links to web sites focused on mobile technologies and the many free or low cost education apps now being offered:

Mobile History & Education Apps

* Visit USA.Gov Mobile Apps site.

Mobile Technology & Education Organizations
  • JASIG - A global consortium of educational institutions & commercial affiliates sponsoring open source software projects for higher education.
  • Open Handset Alliance - Technology companies coming together to accelerate innovation in mobile solutions for consumers.
  • Open Mobile Alliance- Representing the world's leading mobile operators, device & network suppliers, information technology companies and content providers.
  • Open Mobile Consortium- Mobile technologists & practitioners working to drive open source mobile solutions for humanitarian relief and global social development.
Mobile App Development Tools
* Read about other open source Mobile App Development Tools like RhoMobile, WidgetPad, MoSync, etc.

Mobile Education Books

For every 1 app for sale there are 12 apps that can be downloaded for free. Google’s Android Market sports the largest proportion of free applications. By 2015, International Data Corporation (IDC) predicts that 182.7 billion downloads of mobile apps will have occurred.   -  See AppsMarketing 

Mobile Education Journals, News & Blogs

* Read "Mobile Learning: Transforming the Delivery of Education & Training"

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