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About The Blackboard Partnership With IBM And Amazon Web Services

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) Leading into BbWorld16, Blackboard’s annual users conference in the air conditioned bunker of The Venetian in Las Vegas, the company announced that they were partnering with IBM. Blackboard Inc. and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced … Continue reading

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Plus Ca Change: About that ed tech adoption curve

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) All the same We take our chances Laughed at by Time, Tricked by Circumstances Plus ca change, Plus c’est la meme chose The more that things change, The more they stay the same – Rush, Circumstances Over the … Continue reading

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IBM’s Misleading or Just Incorrect National Ad on Student Retention

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) Thanks to Chris Edwards for alerting me to this one. In a nutshell, IBM launched a national ad campaign last month that included commercials during Wimbledon on the weekend. They’re spending big money on this … Continue reading

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Why I'm Not Worried about the Microsoft Patent Threats Against Linux

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1097) Understandably, there’s been a lot of hand wringing about this. But the experts and evidence all suggest that Microsoft is all bark and no bite in this particular case.

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Once Again, IBM Sets a Good Example for Blackboard on Patents

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1097) The New York Times has a piece out today on IBM’s latest responsibility in patenting initiative. It seems that Big Blue will advertise its pending patents. Some details: The policy, being announced today, includes standards … Continue reading

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