Interesting discussion going about the Browser support for Moodle 3.2 #Moodle

August 30th, 2016

There is an interesting discussion going on in Moodle Tracker about updating the browser support policy for future Moodle releases started by Damyon Wiese – Moodle Core Developer. Since Moodle 3.2 will contain a new Bootstrap 4 based theme so Moodle has to support only those browser versions who are supporting Bootstrap 4. Read More

BlackBoard Collaborate plugin updated for Moodle 2.9 #MoodlePlugins #Blackboard

February 15th, 2016

Blackboard collaborate activity plugin is updated to a new version which supports Moodle 2.9 BB Collaborate is an activity plugin which allows the integration of Blackboard collaborate activities inside the Moodle course.

Blackboard collaborate is a simple, convenient, and reliable online collaborative learning solution which delivers a level of engagement that makes learners feel like they’re together in the same room via collaboration and conference tools. Find more details about BB collaborate here – Read More

New Plugin – Blackboard Collaborate

September 10th, 2015

Another new plugin added to the Moodle plugins database is Blackboard Collaborate which allows the integration of Moodle with Blackboard Collaborate with Ultra experience.

By using this plugin your users can join a Collaborate with the Ultra experience session from their Moodlerooms class. They don’t need to install Java or download and open Java-reliant files to their devices. The session opens in a new window or tab, depending on a their browser settings. Read More

Adobe Flash will be continued with PoodLL for sometime

July 19th, 2015

Since Adobe flash is again in news because of a security threat that has Firefox blocking it and Facebook calling for its death, so what is going to happen with our popular PoodLL plugin and Flash?

Justin Hunt (the PoodLL guy) has posted on his PoodLL blog about the continued support for flash for sometime with moving to webrtc (html5 recording) in time for PoodLL 3 this year. Read More

Mustache template based theme under experiment

April 16th, 2015

Urs Hunkler has developed a Mustache theme for Moodle 2.9 which is based on the Mustache template and is a good effort to separate design-related things from logic-related things.

The basic features of the Mustache theme are: Read More

Measures real time students activity: Timestat Block

March 23rd, 2015

TimeStat block is a plugin maintained by Łukasz Sanokowski, which can measure the real time activity of students and the time is increased only when Moodle tab is active in student’s browser window.

Measured activity time is incremented only when Moodle tab in web browser is active (it is done via Javascript). It also allows to check time spent in each module separately. Read More