eThink education partners with Blindside networks to provide BigBlueButton-BBN for online learning @bigbluebutton

June 28th, 2016

eThink Education – Moodle Partner from USA has announced their partnership with Blindside networks, the creator of the open-source web conferencing system, BigBlueButton, to provide their clients an easy access to BigBlueButton from within their Moodle system. Read More

BigBlueButton 1.0 released with new polling, emoticons and improved video dock @bigbluebutton

May 18th, 2016

BigBlueButton, the most popular open source web conferencing system for online learning, has been updated to a new version 1.0 with improved features.

In a recent announcement on the BigBlueButton project blog, the BBN team announced the release of the new stable version after testing the beta version for more than 6 months. Read More

MoodleMoot Canada – BigBlueButton roadmap by Frederick Dixon #mootca15

January 16th, 2016

Frederick Dixon, the product manager for BigBlueButton, the open source web conferencing system for on-line learning, presented about the future roadmap for BigBlueButton during the recent MoodleMoot Canada 2015 (#mootca15).

During the presentation Fred presented about how BBN works with Moodle and provide emphasis on current and planned features of BigBlueButton. The upcoming features include – HTML5, WebRTC, fullscreen mode, shared whiteboard, shared notes, closed captioning, synchronized video playback and breakout rooms. Read More

Gnomio versus Moodlecloud – which Moodle Hosting to choose for your first Moodle site #MoodleCloud #Gnomio

December 20th, 2015

Getting your first Moodle site running in moments is not a big deal now with having MoodleCloud – the free hosting service from Moodle HQ and Gnomio – free Moodle hosting by few moodle fans.

Both of the free Moodle providers have different pros and cons over each other like – MoodleCloud restricts you to only 50 users whereas Gnomio don’t restricts you whereas MoodleCloud has got limited plugins as compared to Gnomio. Read More

BigBlueButton integration with Moodle has been updated to v2.0.0

August 17th, 2015

BBN in a recent news has updated the Moodle integration plugin to a new version v 2.0.0 BigBlueButton is an open source web conferencing system that enables universities and colleges to deliver a high-quality learning experience to remote students.

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Get Free Moodle Hosting through MoodleCloud

July 6th, 2015

In an electrifying announcement in the Australia Moot (#MootAU), Moodle’s founder Mr. Martin Dougiamas announced about the free Moodle Hosting for everyone service by Moodle HQ.

According to the official MoodleCloud site: Read More

BigBlueButton 0.9.0 released

May 11th, 2015

BigBlueutton, the most popular open source web conferencing system for on-line learning with deep integration with Moodle has been upgraded to a new version 0.9.0 which is their twelfth release to date.

The current release of the BigBlueButton is a major step towards of the goal of BigBlueButton i.e. every student with a web browser should have access to a high-quality on-line learning experience. Read More