Collaboration & Web 2.0


Canvas Adds Free Android App

Instructure has released Canvas for Android, a free app that allows students and faculty to access the company's learning management system from Android mobile devices.

Adobe To Add Behance Online Portfolio Service into Creative Cloud

Adobe Systems has just entered the online design portfolio business with the purchase of privately held Behance.

Marian University Completes LMS Implementation

Marian University in Indianapolis has completed its implementation of a new learning management system to serve students, faculty, and staff.

Online Platform Hosts Interactive Music Activities

Music students now have online access to a music theory workbook--previously only available in print--that offers more than 600 interactive exercises.

U Louisville Life Sciences Researchers Seek Wider Collaboration with Knode

The University of Louisville in Kentucky has signed on to use an online service currently in beta for connecting up with people in research and development.



'Mothership Project' Looks To Sync Multiple LMSes Across Campuses

Edvance360 is testing new learning management system cloning technology that the educational software company said will be of great interest to schools that want to standardize curriculum across multiple campuses.

SchoolTutoring Steers Students through Science and Math

A company with a national tutoring service is testing out a new program it has developed specifically to help high school and college students who want to focus on disciplines in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

Ellucian Releases Colleague Intelligent Learning Platform for Blackboard Learn

Ellucian has released the latest version of its integration solution, Colleague Intelligent Learning Platform, which enables educational institutions to manage information from Colleague by Ellucian and their learning management system (LMS).

California University Deploys Open-Source LMS

A California university has implemented a new open-source learning management system after completing a review of the campus' needs.

Putting Pinterest to the Test

Two universities have found image sharing site Pinterest useful in very different ways—one in documenting a political convention, the other in sharing objects from its library archives. Both have succeeded in engaging students. See how.