Lecture Capture


Who Owns Captured Lectures?

Universities can use most recorded lectures for free, but in some cases payment may be required, distribution restricted, or permissions required.

Echo360 Captures LectureTools

Echo360 this week completed its acquisition of education technology developer LectureTools.

Mediasite EX 6.1 Gains User-Generated Content Module, MP4 Support

Sonic Foundry is previewing an update to its Mediasite EX Webcasting and streaming media suite, incorporating a range of workflow and content creation enhancements.

TechSmith Revamps Academic Licensing for Lecture Capture Software

Riding a wave of flipped classroom action, TechSmith has introduced new pricing structures for its screen capture and recording software specifically for educators.

Schools Jump onto Free Online Course Service but Hedge on Certification

Coursera's on a growing streak. The number of new institutions of higher education to sign onto the free online course site has more than doubled, bringing the total count of colleges and universities participating to 33 from 16. Among the new schools participating: Berklee College of Music, Columbia University, Ohio State, Vanderbilt, and Wesleyan.

Students Tell It Like It Is

Despite the proliferation of technologies on today's college campuses, students say there is still a disconnect between how they envision technology use in the classroom and the current reality. An all-student panel talked about ways to close the gap in a session at last month's Campus Technology 2012 conference.

Best Practices in Lecture Capture

UC San Francisco's lecture capture system is playing a pivotal role in taking healthcare education in new directions.

EchoSystem 5.1 Adds Live Webcasting

Echo360 has released an update to its flagship lecture capture platform, EchoSystem. The new release, EchoSystem version 5.1, adds support for live webcasting and incorporates new student study tools.

Dell To Bundle Echo360 Lecture Capture with Servers

A lecture capture company that caters to higher education will be sold under a Dell label in a new deal between Echo360 and Dell.

Technology Driving Widespread Shift in Teaching Models

Over the last two years, nearly half of faculty have moved away from a traditional lecture model and adopted a range of technology-driven teaching practices, according to new research released in the last week.