Tag Archives: Matthew-Small

Blackboard Patent Celebrity Death Match

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) I note with satisfaction that Eben Moglen’s keynote speech [MP3] and debate with Matthew Small [MP3] have already been reported and commented on in a number of places. (See, for example, Seb’s analysis.) This pleases … Continue reading

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Conversations with Desire2Learn and Blackboard

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) While at EDUCAUSE, I had opportunities to sit down with both Blackboard’s General Counsel Matthew Small and the Desire2Learn executive team. In the spirit of diplomacy, everything in this post has been reviewed by both … Continue reading

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Quick Blackboard Updates

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) Between multiple family visits and a case of the flu that’s had my flat on my back the last couple of days, I’ve fallen even further behind on my backlog of posts than I was … Continue reading

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More on Fairness

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) Stephen Downes thinks I’m being too nice to Blackboard (which is the first time I’ve heard that particular criticism) by giving them too much credit for answering my questions during their webinar. He says it … Continue reading

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Blackboard Conference Call, Part II

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1033) As I said in my previous post, I was allowed to ask quite a few questions of Matthew Small in Blackboard’s patent Q&A webinar tonight. I chose not to ask any regarding the scope or … Continue reading

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