Tag: multimedia

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Bb Video Everywhere

The “Talking Head” Makes a Comeback! Video of a stationary person speaking – news anchor style – has been looked down upon by some educators and technologists for a number of years. It is often seen as pointless to record yourself looking into a camera talking, when you can save bandwidth, buffering, and beauty supplies by recording audio only or just… Read more →

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Bb Course Lifespan Guidelines

During the Fall 2014 term, Information Technology Services will begin implementing a new plan to remove old course data from the live Blackboard system. There are two main reasons that old course content can no longer be stored on the live system indefinitely: Ever-increasing database sizes negatively impact overall system performance. In a fast-paced world, faculty and students demand immediate and responsive… Read more →