This summer, Blackboard plans to introduce a virtual bookstore accessible directly within the learning management system.
Discussions one might find in the general press about the notion of "globalization" often focus on economic mechanisms. But put the term in a higher education setting and you have something very unique, values you won't necessarily find in other markets. A CT Q&A examines globalization in the higher education context with Marist College Senior Academic Technology Officer Josh Baron.
New Enterprise Data Hub feature integrates Taskstream with Blackboard and Moodle systems.
Tufts University and Emerson College have developed a multi-player, interactive, online video game designed to prepare college students for community service and internships.
5 IT thought leaders take the temperature of the biggest tech trends in higher education.
Mersive has announced enhancements to its Solstice product, display software that enables multiple users to connect simultaneously to a shared display using a range of devices and applications over an existing WiFi or Ethernet network.
ProProfs.com has released an enterprise version of its flagship assessment creation tool, Quiz Maker.
Eleven colleges and universities will launch pilot programs of a new learning management system (LMS) designed primarily for mobile devices.
This spring, George Siemens will make the move stateside to the University of Texas-Arlington, where he will base his research on how technology and digital networks influence the knowledge development process within society, and related implications for the future of higher education institutions.
PhatWare has released version 3.0 of PhatPad for iPad, a note-taking and collaboration app featuring upgraded handwriting recognition technology.