Tag Archives: Ed Tech

e-Literate TV trailer from EDUCAUSE 2013

Last week Michael announced a new project of ours called e-Literate TV. To recap, the idea is that there are new groups involved in decisions that impact ed tech and online education. Deans, provosts, presidents, boards of trustees, state legislators, and … Continue reading

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What does Devlin Daley’s departure mean for Instructure?

Despite all the media hype on MOOCs over the past two years, perhaps the most important recent market entry for ed tech has been Canvas, the LMS from Instructure. Instructure was founded in 2008 by Brian Whitmer and Devlin Daley. … Continue reading

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Open as in Transparent: Instructure Conducts 2nd Public Security Audit on Canvas LMS

I wrote a series of posts last fall about security testing for higher ed LMS products. In my initial post I called for more transparency. We need more transparency in the LMS market, and clients should have access to objective measurements of … Continue reading

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Mobile in Ed Tech: Moving Beyond Browser Replacement

In 2003 Steve Jobs made a speech to the International Design Conference in Aspen, and the audio for this speech has just been re-discovered and shared. There is even a transcription from the Verge available here. During his talk, Jobs foresaw … Continue reading

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Lore Announcement Shows Promise of Cloud-Based Platforms: Low Cost of Design

You have to give credit where it’s due – Lore is a fast-moving ed tech startup that is not resting on its laurels. The New York based learning platform company has already rebranded (changing its name from Coursekit to Lore) … Continue reading

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