Moodlers Monday: We talk all things mobile with our Moodle Mobile team lead, Juan Leyva

Source: https://moodle.com/uncategorized/moodlers-monday-talk-things-mobile-moodle-mobile-team-lead-juan-leyva/ We have mentioned in a few previous blog posts about the importance of mobile learning, as more people access information and their learning from their devices. Here at Moodle, we work hard to make sure that our Moodle Mobile app compliments the web experiences that our users have and we continue to expand the…

Moodle 3.5 is scheduled to land on the second Monday of May

Source: https://moodle.com/development/moodle-3-5-scheduled-land-second-monday-may/ Moodlers, a couple of months back we talked about what is happening with Moodle 3.5 that is scheduled for release on the second Monday of May (14 May). You can read about our current major work for Moodle 3.5 in our latest post. Just to reiterate, here are the features and projects we are focussing…

reCAPTCHA v2: How To Update The Defenses Of Your Moodle Site Against Unwanted Robots

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/recaptcha-v2-how-to-update-the-defenses-of-your-moodle-site-against-unwanted-robots/ Moodle-based e-learning company Pukunui is offering warning and advice for Moodle site administrators or job roles involving data security. As reported on Pukuni’s blog, this month Google will discontinue reCAPTCHA v1, the original tool designed to verify the identity of users login into pages. The new version, reCAPTCHA v2, brings an improved, machine learning-based…

Moodle minor release is here, with some features you’d want to know about!

Source: https://moodle.com/uncategorized/moodle-minor-release-features-youd-want-know/ Heads up Moodlers. Moodle 3.4.2 (and 3.3.5) are now available at download.moodle.org. As mentioned by our Open Source Development Coordinator, Sander Bangma, in his moodle.org post a couple of weeks back, the new minor version of Moodle comes with two important additions, which we would like to share again today. GDPR functionality Recently, we…

Feature Friday: Mobile support for plugins

Source: https://moodle.com/development/feature-friday-mobile-support-plugins/ Have you used our Moodle Mobile App as an educator or a learner? If you haven’t it may only be a matter of time until you do as there is a growing requirement to take learning outside of the classroom and to make your learning accessible everywhere and anytime. In keeping with this trend and our…

10 Reasons to love Moodle infographic

Source: https://blog.howtomoodle.com/10-reasons-to-love-moodle-infographic by Gemma Mellings on | Mar 14, 2018 | infographic, what is moodle, moodle features, elearning | 0 comments Our long-standing blog followers may remember that we produced a blog a few years ago on why we love Moodle. As our name suggests, we are renown for delivering expert Moodle services since we began in 2004. Despite since extending our service offering and also…

Keep Your Moodle Site Sharp By Planning For Moodle’s Release Cycle

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/keep-your-moodle-site-sharp-by-planning-for-moodles-release-cycle/ “Chart of the decemnovenale cycle, the cycle of epacts, and the cycle of the “claves.”” by Sacro Bosco, Joannes de (fl. 1230) is licensed under CC0 1.0 By Claire Machia, eThink Education The Moodle release cycle follows a major or “1-point” release schedule every 6 months, spaced with minor (“2-point”) releases every other month.…

Looking at Moodle’s new plugin development API’s – Part 1

Source: http://tandl.churchward.ca/2018/03/looking-at-moodles-new-plugin.html David Mudrack, of Moodle HQ released a plugin called the “My Todo List” block. While functional, its real purpose is to show off the latest advanced coding techniques available in recent versions of Moodle. See his Tweet. From the readme: The main purpose of this plugin is to demonstrate usage of advanced coding techniques available in…

Moodle Mobile 3.4.1 is now available for downloading

Source: https://moodle.com/development/moodle-mobile-3-4-1/ Moodlers, great news!! Our Moodle Mobile team today has released a new and updated version of Moodle Mobile – 3.4.1 – complete with a new feature, some improvements and also several bug fixes. This minor release version of app takes us closer to the new look and feel of Moodle Mobile 3.5 coming out in…

Privacy, Better Quizzes, Faster And Modern: The Latest Scoop On Moodle 3.5

Source: https://www.moodlenews.com/2018/privacy-better-quizzes-faster-and-modern-the-latest-scoop-on-moodle-3-5/ “Better” by scottjacksonx is licensed under CC BY 2.0 Moodle 3.5 is scheduled to be released the second Monday of May. It will be the next Long Term Support (LTS), which means it will enjoy 36 months of security updates rather than the traditional 18. Moodle 3.5 sits squarely in the middle of a refocusing of Moodle’s…