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Amazon releases new Alexa API, simplifying custom voice commands

by Betsy Foresman • 1 year ago

Edtech developers can now design custom Alexa commands that integrate directly with schools' information systems.

Blackboard announces move to Northern Virginia

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

One of the largest learning management system companies in the U.S. will soon move its headquarters out of Washington D.C.

Blackboard launches iPhone, Apple Watch card-reader support for universities nationwide

by Ryan Johnston • 2 years ago

The company will initially offer the card-reader service at Duke University, the University of Alabama, and the University of Oklahoma.

How Canvas came to unseat Blackboard as the leading LMS

by Emily Tate • 2 years ago

A recent analysis found that Canvas had surpassed Blackboard as the favorite learning management system in higher education. So where do the companies go next?

Canvas edges out Blackboard in LMS market share

by Ryan Duffy • 2 years ago

For the first time, Canvas eclipsed Blackboard as the most popular learning management system for U.S. colleges and universities.

Blackboard now offering over half a million open educational resources to K-12 students

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

Blackboard and ACT's OpenEd are collaborating to deliver free, openly licensed materials to school districts.

Digital learning leaders forecast the future of higher education

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

In a new report from Blackboard, 13 college experts detail what has changed in higher education in the last 20 years and what's in store for the next 20.

Blackboard announces new mobile app for instructors

by Emily Tate • 3 years ago

Blackboard Instructor is specially designed to meet the needs of educators on the go.

Blackboard announces accessibility solution for major LMS platforms

by Cassandra Stephenson • 3 years ago

Blackboard Ally measures accessibility of course content and creates content alternatives for students.