Digital Tweed® is the work of Kenneth C. Green, founding director of The Campus Computing Project. If successful, these posts will inform and entertain, and at times also annoy. A little dissonance can be a good thing.
April 2, 2012 - 10:00pm
Here we go again: another round of “Inside Blackboard,” another long (2800 word) blog. Last week’s announcements were big and bold. Let’s break it down into manageable parts.
February 23, 2012 - 8:04pm
Digital privacy has emerged as the coin of the realm in our Faustian pact with social media.
February 15, 2012 - 9:50pm
The campus conversation about data must attend to both numbers and nuance.
January 25, 2012 - 3:00am
Campus leaders report that their institutions do not make effective use of data to aid and inform planning and decision-making.
January 23, 2012 - 10:39pm
Jobs will be large part of the education and election conversation over the next 12 months.
January 19, 2012 - 10:07pm
The Inference Engine anticipated much of what Apple announced in NYC on Thursday. Some interesting questions remain.
January 17, 2012 - 8:31pm
Speculation runs rampant about Apple's education announcement in New York on Thursday. Let's connect the digital dots.
January 10, 2012 - 8:07am
Most CIOs believe eBooks are ready to have their moment. The time has come to reassess these expectations, drawing on current data on both acceptance and pricing.
October 12, 2011 - 9:45pm
Ok, so the campus LMS market is in transition. Blackboard’s announced plans to retire its legacy LMS applications is a major catalyst for this transition: upwards of 700 Blackboard LMS clients, primary but not exclusively colleges and universities, confront “up or out” decisions regarding their current campus implementations of retiring Angel, WebCT, and other older Blackboard-branded LMS applications.