Author Archives: Justin

HigherEd’s Great Email Divide

HigherEd email scene is divided between two main providers: Microsoft and Google. Combined, their products are implemented in more than 90% of HigherEd institutions. Clearly, offering a free service does help. Smaller companies like Novell, Zimbra, SquirrelMail, Wimba, Horde and Roundcube (plus another 20) help create the long tail of higher education email systems. One […]

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This Week in Review – Sept. 17th to Sept. 23th

General News 4 EdTech Inventions to Add to Harford’s ‘Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy’ Invention #4 – The Blackboard Learning Management System (LMS): Whatever our critiques of Blackboard and the ubiquitous LMS that the company enabled, it remains a platform that enabled the rapid growth of online and blended learning. Source: Inside Higher Ed […]

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