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Mobile-first learning platform EmpoweredU acquired by Qualcomm

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) Qualcomm, the giant $26 billion wireless technology conglomerate, acquired EmpoweredU – a mobile-first learning platform available for the education market. What does this acquisition mean? Who is EmpoweredU? The company was created by CEO Steve Poizner in … Continue reading

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A response to Bloomberg article on UCLA student fees

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) Megan McArdle has an article that was published in Bloomberg this week about the growth of student fees. The setup of the article was based on a new “$4 student fee to pay for better … Continue reading

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The IMS Is More Important Than You Think It Is

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1097) I have long argued that the development of technical interoperability standards for education are absolutely critical for enabling innovation and personalized learning environments. Note that I usually avoid those sorts of buzzwords—“innovation” and “personalized learning”—so … Continue reading

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Louisiana State University Moves to Moodle

By More Posts (42) This is a guest post by Jim Farmer, instructional media + magic, inc. UPDATE: With his permission, we have appended an email response by LSU CIO Brian D. Voss in the comments section of this post. … Continue reading

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