Tag Archives: TechCrunch

Winter Is Here: EdTech investments and M&A dropped significantly in 2016

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) With the long-term rise in Ed Tech investments – starting in roughly 2007 – many analysts have been predicting a fall for several years. Maybe not a bubble burst like we saw in 2001, but a real … Continue reading

Posted in Big Picture, Business & Economics, Ed Tech | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Quick Update On LMS Subscription Service

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) Our LMS Subscription Service has been out for more than three months now, and we’d like to give a quick update(see this page for details, pricing, online signup; or sign up on right column of blog … Continue reading

Posted in From the Editors | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Quick Update On LMS Subscription Service

TechCrunch: “EdTech – 2017’s big, untapped and safe investor opportunity”

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) David Bainbridge, CEO of UK-based Knowledgemotion, wrote a post on Saturday in TechCrunch titled “Edtech is the next fintech” calling out the huge, untapped potential of EdTech. Thanks to Alan Levine for sharing this one. … Continue reading

Posted in Big Picture, Business & Economics, Ed Tech | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

First View of Bridge: The new corporate LMS from Instructure

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) Last week I covered the announcement from Instructure that they had raised another $40 million in venture funding and were expanding into the corporate learning market. Today I was able to see a demo of their … Continue reading

Posted in Ed Tech, LMS & Learning Platforms | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

What TechCrunch Got Wrong (and Right) About Instructure Entering Corporate Learning Market

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) After yesterday’s “sources say” report from TechCrunch about Instructure – maker of the Canvas LMS – raising a new round of financing and entering the corporate LMS space, Instructure changed plans and made their official announcement … Continue reading

Posted in Ed Tech, LMS & Learning Platforms | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment