Why Net Neutrality Matters

Why should The University of Pittsburgh care about Net Neutrality? Net Neutrality means all internet content should be treated equally. With proposed FCC changes aimed at allowing internet service providers to charge content providers for faster service, the idea of net neutrality is of primary concern from a higher education standpoint for five specific reasons. This…

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Known Issues with Blackboard and other Educational Technology

The following is a list of known issues with Blackboard. Educational Technology Services are looking into these issues, and will be applying any available patches released by Blackboard as soon as they are tested and validated. In the meantime, this list will also document any possible work-arounds for the purpose of allowing you to circumventing these issues.

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The Heartbleed Software Security Vulnerability

By: Mike Work, Manager of Technology Services Change all your passwords! That was the message we all received April 7, 2014, when the Heartbleed vulnerability was announced to the world. This hole, in one of the more popular technologies used to protect web traffic from prying eyes, caused a scramble by IT staffs to patch…

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Windows Movie Maker Tutorial

Table of Contents Overview Install Movie Maker Startup Importing Content from a File Capturing from a Camera Editing Your Content Splitting a Clip Using the Trim Tool Customizing Your Content Titles Captions Credits Transitions Pan and Zoom Visual Effects Adding Audio Example of a Customized Storyboard Pane Saving Your Movie Publishing Your Movie Watch the…

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