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

Collapsed topics course format updated for Moodle 2.9 & 3.0 @gjbarnard

November 17th, 2015

Collapsed topics course format has been updated to a new version for Moodle 2.9 and Moodle 3.0

Collapsed topics is a course format plugin for Moodle which allows you to change the default course layout of your Moodle course to solve the issue of the ‘Scroll of Death’ when a course has many topics. Read More

Moodle 3.0 Release Highlights – What’s new in Moodle 3.0 #Moodle3, #MoodleWorld

November 17th, 2015

Moodle HQ has released the release highlights of Moodle 3.0 on YouTube comprising 10 videos showing the various new features of Moodle 3.0

The videos includes the following topics: Read More

Moodle 3.0 available for download!! #Moodle #MoodleWorld #Moodle3.0

November 16th, 2015

Moodle 3.0 the latest stable version with cutting edge features and lot of improvements is released today and can be downloaded from the regular download page or GitHub.

Moodle 3.0 has completed the QA test with 100% pass rate out of a total of 514 test issues. To know about the new features in new release of Moodle, check out the new features page here. Read More

Management of Moodle courses – Free Moodle podcast October 2015 #freemoodle #moodleworld

October 1st, 2015

In another new episode of the Free Moodle podcast for the Month of October 2015, Free Moodle has brought the chat with Tabitha Roder and Miriam Laidlaw about management of Moodle courses, and their reset, recycle, and archive.

The podcast is very helpful for the Moodle site administrators and it worth listening of 30 mins audio. You can listen to the free audio podcast on soundcloud and iTunes. Read More

Block – Level Up! – updated with new user experience

September 12th, 2015

Block – Level Up! which is a great tool to gamify your Moodle course, has been updated to a new version with all new User interface and fixed bugs.

Level Up block allows you to gamify your students’ learning experience by allowing them to level up in their courses.

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Operation of Moodle Helpdesk – The #freemoodle podcast Sep 2015

September 4th, 2015

In an another new release of the Free Moodle monthly podcast Lindy Klein discusses about the operation of a typical Moodle Helpdesk.

You can listen to the free podcast from the soundcloud below and here is the direct link to that. Read More

Mahara security release Update : 15.04.3, 1.10.6, 1.9.8 available for download

August 19th, 2015

New minor version updates for the Mahara 15.04, Mahara 1.10, and Mahara 1.9 series are released today in an official announcement on the Mahara forums. These releases include 1 high-importance security fix relating to cross-site request forgery, as well as several bug fixes. Read More

Moodle 2.9.1, 2.8.7 and 2.7.9 are now available

July 6th, 2015

Moodle HQ has released the next minor Moodle version i.e 2.9.1, 2.8.7 and 2.7.9 from the normal download page of the site or git.

According to the official post: Read More