The BigBlueButton developer community met in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada last week to coordinate development of the open source project for the next six months. This was our eighth developer summit in four years. At this summit we had participants from Brazil, United States, Tunisia, and Canada. As with each summit, it’s an opportunity to work
Agora Learning, a learning Management System from Tree Learning, has integrated BigBlueButton into their learning management system. You can read more about it in their blog post BigBlueButton Supporting Elearning.
Just saw this tweet from Boston College. Looks like they are using BigBlueButton from within Canvas. We’re feeling the love.
We just returned back from another great developer summit in Porto Alegre, Brazil. This was our seventh developer summit. The BigBlueButton project holds developer summits every six months to bring the core developers and committers together to review and coordinate development on the project, do code sprints, and enjoy some good meals and company together.
We (the core developers) are very pleased to announce the release of BigBlueButton 1.0-beta. Our intent for this release is to increase opportunities for interaction between instructors and students. BigBlueButton 1.0-beta offers the following new features: Polling – Presenters can now poll students for immediate feedback. The BigBlueButton client includes a feature that can automatically suggest