Unplag, an online plagiarism detection engine, has been updated to allow students to check their own papers ahead of the due date to make sure all their sources are properly acknowledged.
A new fund offers grants for "faculty members or departments who want to transition their courses away from high-priced textbooks."
A New York school has struck a deal with a company that specializes in online program development to build out its online graduate programs.
Two companies are jointly offering Click2Buy, which should turn maintenance and purchasing processes into a one-click automated operation.
Northwestern University in Evanston, IL has implemented a new file transfer system to securely send files between the university and external vendors or agencies.
Shipments of Apple tablets, including iPad and iPad Pro, dropped nearly 25 percent in the last quarter of 2015, leading an overall decline in the tablet market. Meanwhile shipments of detachable tablets — devices that include removable keyboards — actually doubled in the same period.
Consultant and Futurist Bryan Alexander is launching a weekly interactive Future Trends Forum Feb. 11.
CEV Multimedia has added a Career Cluster Interest Inventory tool to its cloud-based career and technical education platform, iCEV.
Even as online course registrations continue to rise, fewer academic leaders consider online learning critical to their "long-term" strategies or rate the learning outcomes in online education as equal or superior to face-to-face instruction, according to a new report from the Babson Survey Research Group.
Chalk & Wire has released a new version of its assessment platform that includes a number of new features, most importantly an enhanced tagging option that will allow higher education institutions to perform more detailed analyses of student performance.