Why learning faster is not always better

Labrow, Peter
February 2004
IT Training;Feb2004, p20
Trade Publication
Changes in technology are happening so quickly that they are undermining good communications. It was only in 1992 that the first text message was sent by a Vodafone engineer called Neil Papworth. Being more mobile and having access to always-connected technology doesn't, in itself, make mobile learning a good or bad thing. It's potentially good, because we can get connected to learning when or where we need to. It's potentially bad because, unlike a text message where poor communications isn't a massive issue this form of learning depends absolutely on good communications.


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