mobile

File in Android SDK moves, causes issues for other products “missing SDK” or can not find SDK error messages

I discovered the hard way when I was trying to use Droid Explorer, that the SDK file structure has been rearranged.  In the case of Droid Explorer (a product that allows you to edit and build through access to the system files via a PC desktop), it was pointing to a file in SDK in the platform-tools folder, which has been moved into the build-tools ...

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usability testing mobile for cats

Other common sources of irritation were the pointless presence of instructions as well as any other use of the English language. While human users rarely read instructions, the users in this study didn’t read at all. (there are definitely some user experience and usability points being made here… despite the obvious fun of the whole article – enjoy!) http://www.nngroup.com/articles/mobile-usability-cats/

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How to fix Instagram not posting to Facebook Timeline

Instagramers: Your photos may not be posting to timeline OR your news feed but will just go into an instagram folder at Facebook. IG is aware of the problem but seems more focused on the News Feed portion. My IG pix stopped posting 2 days ago and do not post to either the news feed or the timeline. Here’s the dets from IG: http://help.instagram.com/customer/portal/articles/493007-facebook-news-feed-share-not-working I ...

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Free education/technology conference (mobile, Ipads, emerging technologies)

Free online/virtual conference , April 28thMobile learning evangelists Elliot Soloway and Cathleen Norris present their session, “The Educational Reset of 2011: Mobile Learning” The pros and cons of mobile learning are important topics for educators looking to reach this new generation of digital natives.Other sessions include: iThink iNeed iPods, iPhones and iPads in the Classroom and sessions on Emerging Technologies. Register here: http://fetc.org/events/virtual-conference/information/schedule.aspx

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Controlling twitter notifications to your phone

Go to Settings>Mobile Text message notifications:Twitter will send alerts to your phone, depending on your settings. You can limit it to particular times (I would not want to receive alerts in the middle of the night), or particular types of messages. You can limit to only those you allow to send to send alerts via twitter (perhaps, your family, dearest friends, or your boss, if ...

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Question of the day: Tweet from your mobile phone (or change your number)

I know this info is available online, but it’s my question of the day, so here goes. 😉 Note> You can set it up twitter to use web or wifi if you have a smartphone; in that case, you may just want to use the appropriate Twitter app for your phone: Iphone; or Android (ton of choices). On your menu bar, choose> Settings On the ...

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eink, ereader, tablets, hybrids, oh my! what do I buy?

my shopping list: definitely need color screen for video and photos. speaking of photos … need a built in camera. not too big, not too little (10.2 inches seems about right not too heavy or thick dualcore processor think is a necessity wifi possibly bluetooth usb SD card slots Less than 1000$ Optionals: eink keyboard (external usb keyboard ok) flash support (til the web world ...

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