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Mobile Web Application Best Practices

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Mobile Web Application Best Practices

This W3C site :  http://www.w3.org/TR/2010/REC-mwabp-20101214/  about mobile best practices assumes that  devices will have support for standard XHTML, JavaScript, and CSS capability. Specifically it focuses “on making use of advanced device capabilities to deliver the best possible experience on those devices that can support it” — as long as this still involves standards then it should be a valuable resource.

Written by Evan Bailey

July 28, 2011 at 7:01 pm

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Mobile Touch — mobile e-learning

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This report Mobile Touch: a guide to implementing e-learning in your organisation  is available at http://trainingo2.net/eli/10164/SUQ%20Mobile%20Touch%20Case%20Study.pdf  .

It is aimed at Vocational Education trainers, but also has generic standards information. It includes best practice recommendations and technical considerations. Useful standards information includes HTML5, and its improved mobile video format (p16). Issues discussed include screen size for mobiles; various mobile browsers and operating systems.

The report appears to have been completed in late 2010, but content and links are still relevant.

Written by Evan Bailey

May 31, 2011 at 12:14 pm

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Impact of standards work on Australian education

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This paper [PDF 5p] from Link Affiliates describes how ‘technical standards enable an education delivery scenario that would not have been possible a few years ago’. The paper provides examples of how Australian involvement in technical standards has been directly beneficial to Australian education initiatives. The paper comes from a DEEWR-funded ‘Technical Standards for Digital Education’ project which reported earlier in 2010. Irvin Flack and Evan Bailey were among the representatives from CLI.

URL = http://www.linkaffiliates.net.au/Activities/FGOutputs/Impact_of_Standards_Work_on_Australian_education.pdf

Written by Evan Bailey

December 13, 2010 at 4:20 pm

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Inteoperability and standards — webinar

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An interesting webinar is being held on Tuesday, February 9th 2010 at 2:00pm AEDT about interoperability and standards
See Webinar registration and more details below from USQ:
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Written by Evan Bailey

January 28, 2010 at 3:51 am