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Diana Oblinger and Joanne Dehoney

This is the second in a blog series describing five “metatrends,” drawn from a review of articles in industry IT press, that affect CIOs in all IT sectors.:

Each post in the Future Slant blog will describe one of these trends, suggesting implications for higher education.


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April 28, 2014 | Jennifer Ortega
On April 16, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) published a request for information (RFI) in the Federal Register asking for input on the use of Application Program Interfaces (APIs) for higher education data and student aid programs and processes at the Department. As explained in ED’s...
April 28, 2014 | Jennifer Ortega
On April 16, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) released the proposal drafted by an ED-appointed negotiated rulemaking committee that would require a higher education institution to have state authorization to offer postsecondary education in each state in which it enrolls students eligible for...
April 28, 2014 | Jennifer Ortega
On Thursday, March 20, technology companies and copyright holders met to discuss the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and the notice and takedown process used by copyright holders to push Internet platforms to remove infringing content from their sites and databases. The meeting was...
April 28, 2014 | Jennifer Ortega
On February 27, Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) introduced S. 2060, the Technology, Equality, and Accessibility in College and Higher Education Act (TEACH Act). The bill was introduced as a Senate companion to H.R. 3505, which, as previously reported, was introduced by...
April 28, 2014 | Jennifer Ortega
On April 23, the Wall Street Journal reported that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will release in mid-May new proposed “net neutrality” or Open Internet Rules, which would outline the extent to which broadband companies may charge different rates to content providers for...


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