Tag Archives: WebCT

Blackboard wins clearance to buy WebCT

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1026) Looks like the Blackboard/WebCT merger has been approved: FEB. 6 10:36 A.M. ET Blackboard Inc., an education software developer, said Monday it received clearance from the Department of Justice to buy WebCT Inc., a rival … Continue reading

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Blackboard's WebCT Deal Spurs Antitrust Questioning

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1026) According to the Washington Post, the Justice Department is looking into the possibility that the Blackboard/WebCT merger might violate antitrust laws. Given that the combined company would own 80-90% of the LMS market, it’s no … Continue reading

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LMOS Services and Service Brokers, Part I

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1026) One of the most important concepts in the LMOS Project Vision and Mission Statements is the service broker. In fact, it may very well be the most important concept. But it can be a little … Continue reading

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All Hail the Mighty B-Rex

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1026) Yes, yes, we’ve all heard the news by now. BlackCT Wednesday has hit. Will it be remembered as The Day the Music Died? I don’t think so. Unfortunately, it could be remembered as The Day … Continue reading

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The Long Tail of Learning Applications

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1026) Not too long ago, I introduced the notion of a Learning Management Operating System, or LMOS. I’m going to be blogging about this concept quite a bit in the coming days and weeks, so I … Continue reading

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