Tag Archives: Blackboard

Blackboard’s Messaging Problems

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1038) There are a lot of things that are hard to evaluate from the outside when gauging how a company is doing under new management in the midst of a turnaround with big new products coming … Continue reading

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Reuters: Blackboard up for sale, seeking up to $3 billion in auction

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) As I was writing a post about Blackboard’s key challenges, I get notice from Reuters (anonymous sources, so interpret accordingly) that the company is on the market, seeking up to $3 billion. From Reuters: Blackboard … Continue reading

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Giving D2L Credit Where Credit Is Due

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) Michael and I have made several specific criticisms of D2L’s marketing claims lately culminating in this blog post about examples based on work at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) and California State University at Long Beach … Continue reading

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D2L Again Misusing Academic Data For Brightspace Marketing Claims

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) Update 7/23: Read this blog post for D2L admission of mistakes and changes to claims. At this point I’d say that we have established a pattern of behavior. Michael and I have been quite critical … Continue reading

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Interesting Comment on Pearson’s LMS Plans From Customer

By Phil HillMore Posts (345) On April 1, long-time eCollege (aka Pearson’s LearningStudio) customer Texas Christian University (TCU) gave an update on their LMS selection process to the student newspaper TCU360. In this article there was an interesting statement worth … Continue reading

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