Higher-Education Technology News

All news articles from the CT editorial team, in chronological order.


UNC Rolling Out Online Ed.D. Program

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is launching an online doctoral program in kinesiology.

Carnegie Mellon Group Looks To Extend Educator Resource Through PD Platform

Working Examples (WEx), a research community based out of Carnegie Mellon University, has partnered with BloomBoard to expand the number of professional development resources available to educators through BloomBoard.

Brief: Extron Intros 12 TouchLink Pro Touchpanels

Extron Electronics has introduced 12 TouchLink Pro touchpanels boasting faster processing, more memory and enhanced security.

Rutgers Ocean Exploration Project Gets Support from Iridium

A long-term project at Rutgers University to gather data about the earth's oceans through the use of autonomous underwater vehicles has received a financial boost.



Bloomsburg Upgrades to Multi-Perspective Lecture Capture

Bloomsburg University will be upgrading its video capture and management tools this spring, allowing faculty to capture and stream multi-perspective high-definition videos of classroom projects and faculty research.

Kaltura Releases Video App for Instructure's Canvas LMS

Open source video platform Kaltura has unveiled a new video app for Instructure's Canvas learning management system.

BenQ Debuts High Brightness Projectors for Education Spaces

BenQ has added two new single-chip DLP projectors to its M7 series of projectors. The new units are designed to deliver high brightness output in midsize classrooms and meeting spaces.

The 64-Bit Mobile Processor Race Is On

Tablet and smart phone processors will increasingly shift toward 64-bit architectures, though it will be a few years before these chips power the majority of devices.

New Features from Aruba Networks Address Mobile Growth on Campus

Aruba Networks has framed a new architecture for its technology offerings that addresses increasingly mobile users.

Brown U Reseachers Recommend Data Shuffling Technique To Secure Cloud Activity

Researchers at Brown University have developed a data shuffling technique that aims to improve security of data stored in the cloud by hiding usage patterns, which can be analyzed to reveal secret information.