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Microsoft’s Purchase of BrightBytes’ DataSense: The Value Of Legacy Data In Personalized Learning Analytics

Corrections made on February 8th. Perhaps the key in understanding Microsoft latest EdTech acquisition is not on the uniqueness of the analytics technology or expertise,...
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For Moodle Authoring Tool Moodle CourseArc, Quality Matters

Learning content creation platform CourseArc is announcing its partnership with Quality Matters, an organization focused in maintaining quality standards and evaluating industry participants. Quality Matters...
Free Open Source Techologies Are Big Business. Wait, What?

Free Open Source Techologies Are Big Business. Wait, What?

Thought experiment: If a corporation finds a way to reach massive levels of revenue by using Moodle, without contributing to its open source development...
EdTech Cities Report- A ‘Hub’ Is Coming Near You

EdTech Cities Report: A ‘Hub’ Is Coming Near You

There is a growing concentration around the global centers of innovation and technology devoted to EdTech, according to sector fund Navitas Ventures. Its report,...
No One Has Figured Out Succesful, Sustainable Microcredentialing

No One Has Figured Out Succesful, Sustainable Microcredentialing

Since the introduction is degrees, education faces an ongoing battle against its own evidence. For reasons exceeding my understanding and our scope, everyone settled...
Amid Low Adoption, DoD R&D Will Keep xAPI Alive And That’s Good News

Amid Low Adoption, DoD R&D Will Keep xAPI Alive And That’s Good News

The evolution of technological innovation and standards, to this day, including commercial variations, owes the military industrial complex a great deal of gratitude. Corporations...
Credentialing Systems Today, Blockchain, And Why Mozilla Out From Open Badges Was The Right Move

Credentialing Systems Today, Blockchain, And Why Mozilla Out From Open Badges Was The Right...

Credentialing services help trace learning outcomes, possibly across institutions and platforms, in a standardized, evidence-based way that should also be subject to public scrutiny....
Ethink Education Ladders Up The US LMS Gameboard With The Game Agency Partnership

Ethink Education Ladders Up The US LMS Gameboard With The Game Agency Partnership

De facto new leader of US Moodle Partners, eThink Education continues its lunge forward. The latest leap: customers will soon be able...
The Top Moodle Themes Of 2018, First Cut

What An LMS Data And Analytics Company’s Take On The Shopping Cart Looks Like

Moodle Partner IntelliBoard, the learning company best known for its Analytics dashboard, recently announced IntelliCart, an "e-commerce" solution offering top-of-the-line reporting tools. It streamlines...

iPhone’s Screen Time Crusade Implications For EdTech. Also: iLMS? More Apple In Education News

The announcement that caught the attention of parents and educators at Apple WWDC cadre last week was “Screen Time.” This new app will offer...