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New Features in Canvas 11/3/2012
October 26, 2012
New Features in Canvas 11/3/2012

Canvas is moving to a longer development cycle -- from 2 weeks to 5 weeks -- what does this mean for you?  Hopefully, this means that you will not need to learn about changes quite so frequently, but do stay tuned to this blog to find other tips and tricks for Canvas.

Canvas Removes Chat Tool Temporarily
October 25, 2012
Canvas Removes Chat Tool Temporarily

Instructure has reported that they are temporarily removing the chat feature inside Canvas.  The chat inside Collaborations, Etherpads will still work.

Cybersecurity Focus: Mobile Data Security
October 22, 2012
Cybersecurity Focus: Mobile Data Security

This week's focus of the National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is Securing your Mobile Data against Loss, Theft and Unauthorized Access.

New Features in Canvas 10/19/2012
October 19, 2012
New Features in Canvas 10/19/2012

This week's Canvas updates focus on the iOS applications, in particular the Canvas App for iphone and ipad.  What, you did not know that there were Canvas apps?  

Cybersecurity Focus: Social Media Safety
October 15, 2012
Cybersecurity Focus: Social Media Safety

This week's cybersecurity focus is Social Media Safety. Remember that once you post information online, it will stay there -- even if you think you have deleted it.

New Features in Canvas 10/13/2012
October 12, 2012
New Features in Canvas 10/13/2012

This week's updates to Canvas deal with a lot of bug fixes -- some of these may be of interest to you when it comes to length of assignment titles, length of URLS, logging in using Internet Explorer and other such matters.

Cybersecurity Focus: Copyright Infringement
October 8, 2012
Cybersecurity Focus: Copyright Infringement

This week's cybersecurity focus is Copyright Infringement:  remind yourself of what copyright is and how downloading certain kinds of files (music, movies, etc.) can constitute copyright infringement, essentially theft.

Cybersecurity Focus: Beware of Phishing Scams
October 1, 2012
Cybersecurity Focus: Beware of Phishing Scams

This weeks's cybersecurity focus is Beware of Phishing Scams -- see sample emails, review warning signs, and remind yourself of how to protect yourself.

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