Tag Archives: Moodlerooms

Summary of Statements by Key Players in Blackboard Announcement, Including Competitors

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) Given all the news and discussion surrounding Blackboard’s strategy change last week, I thought that it would be useful to collect the public statements from Blackboard and their competitors in one place. No analysis, no … Continue reading

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Blackboard Confronts Erosion of Market Share, Makes a Major Change in Strategy

By Phil HillMore Posts (356) In a series of announcements that has the educational technology world buzzing, Blackboard reversed their strategy of their core LMS business. Blackboard acquired two Moodle hosting and service providers – MoodleRooms in the US and … Continue reading

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Blackboard Acquires Moodlerooms and Netspot

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1043) Press release is here. This is obviously a gob smacker of a story. I’m going to take a few days, talk to a few folks, and think about the implications before I write a reaction … Continue reading

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Moodlerooms and the Cambridge Global Grid for Learning

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1043) I know it’s been a little quiet here on e-Literate since I started gearing up for my (awesome) new job. Posts are likely to be sporadic for a while longer yet. But fear not, Dear … Continue reading

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Interview with Lou Pugliese

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1043) For my first attempt at a Skype video interview, I was fortunate to be joined by Moodlerooms CEO Lou Pugliese. Unfortunately, the network gods were not with us; the picture is extremely fuzzy. But the … Continue reading

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