University of Iowa, Santa Fe College in Florida, University of Texas at El Paso and Barton Community College in Kansas have adopted or begun testing a mobile safety app for emergency notifications and mass messaging in the event of a campus emergency or "virtual safety escorts."
A team of researchers at New York University's Tandon School of Engineering have developed a robotic platform to assist in the study of freshwater fish behavior.
The Board of Governors’ Innovation and Online Committee has set a goal to increase student enrollment in online classes over the next ten years, while making distance education programs more affordable for learners.
The new Competency-Based Learning Platform from Learning Objects supports flipped, fully online, blended and face-to-face instruction.
Hobsons, a software developer that has been best known for creating digital counseling tools for K-12 students preparing for college, is now introducing a new product, Starfish Enterprise Success Platform, intended to take advantage of the acquisition of two companies this year.
In an effort to help digitally connected colleges and universities avoid cyberattacks and protect institutional data, IT management solutions provider Kaseya has joined forces with TeamDynamix, a provider of cloud-based work management software.
D2L is partnering with Amazon Web Services in an effort to better serve customers and to accelerate expansion and innovation.
Blackboard today announced the acquisition of Fronteer, a UK-based educational products and services company whose flagship Ally software helps institutions and instructors make course content more accessible.
Unit4, a company that develops enterprise applications for service organizations, has introduced a chatbot designed for communications with prospective and current students.
Thanks to a new partnership announced at the Educause 2016 conference, Blackboard Learn users will now be able to collaborate on documents using the cloud sharing platform Dropbox. As part of the integration, users will be able to upload documents to Dropbox, share them with others and collaborate in a secure environment.