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  • Moodle 2.3.1 Addresses Security Issues

    Moodle's developers have released Moodle 2.3.1 just two weeks after the last major (2.3) update. The new version (along with updates to four other development branches) addresses minor bugs and also corrects some as-yet-unspecified security vulnerabilities.

  • OpenDNS Enterprise Insights Supports Microsoft Active Directory

    Network security provider OpenDNS has launched OpenDNS Enterprise Insights, a new service that expands on the existing OpenDNS Enterprise service to include visibility and control through Microsoft Active Directory.

  • Researchers Tackle How Cars Can Share Data via WiFi

    As automakers continue working on the best approach for adding communications technology to their cars, a project involving researchers from MIT, Georgetown University, and the National University of Singapore will help ensure that WiFi has a fighting chance against other pricier offerings.

  • UniversityNow buys Patten U, Gears Up for Distance Ed

    UniversityNow is acquiring Oakland-based Patten University, a private, four-year liberal arts institution with enrollment of 900 students, and will begin offering a full distance education program this fall.


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