Last Friday, 6 April 2018, we, the Mahara core team at Catalyst, released Mahara 18.04. It was half a year of intense work especially getting the GDPR features in to help institutions in their compliance with that new EU regulation. The GDPR is also the reason for the early release of Mahara 18.04. Typically, we […]
unsplash-logoSabri Tuzcu It’s been a wee bit quite over the last 1.5 years here on my blog. I’m going to resurrect it again this year because it does help to keep things in one place. Let’s start off with the past (the empty seats) and fill them up as time goes by.
A couple of days ago I experienced some some difficulties using YouTube Live Events. So today, I was all prepared: Had my phone with me for 2-factor auth so I could log into my account on a second computer in order to paste links into the chat; Prepared a document with all the links I […]
Living in New Zealand, far, far away from the rest of the world (except maybe Australia), means that I’m doing a lot of online conference presentations, demonstrations, and meetings. I’ve become well-versed in a multitude of online meeting and conferencing software and know what works on Linux and what doesn’t. The latter always give me […]
I’m playing catch-up and working my way backwards of my events. Yesterday, I wrote a bit about the NZ MoodleMoot on 5 October 2016. Just a day before that, AUT organized a local half-day Mahara Hui, Mahara Hui @ AUT 2016. Lisa Ransom and Shen Zhang from CfLAT (Centre for Learning and Teaching) were responsible for […]