Swiss developer Connect-i has released a hosted version of its Drupal-based learning management system, Opigno.
They're free. They're high-quality. So why aren't open educational resources catching on in the state of Washington, which launched and subsidized — with the help of the Gates Foundation — a statewide effort to provide free and reduced-cost learning materials to college students?
XanEdu, a digital content delivery platform for higher education, has added EdSphere to its suite of literacy products.
A new online learning platform aims to put the student in the driver's seat of his or her own education.
GitHub, the software development hub for collaboration and code hosting and distribution, has created a new service specifically for education.
Alma has launched a free cloud-based student information system and learning management system. Availability of Alma in 2014 is limited to the first 500 schools to sign up.
Echo360 has released an update to its flagship lecture capture tool, EchoSystem. The latest release, version 5.4, adds new support for Android 4.0 (or higher) and reduces storage requirements.
The latest Horizon Report from the New Media Consortium and the Educause Learning Initiative has identified the top six trends that will drive changes in higher education for the remainder of this decade.
Virtual assistants, flipped classrooms and "the quantified self" are three of the six technological developments that will have a significant impact on higher education within the next five years, according to the NMC Horizon Report: 2014 Higher Education Edition, released by the New Media Consortium and Educause Monday.
Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, a program designed to foster startups focused on education technology, is accepting applications through May 5.