updated 09:45 pm EST, Thu January 12, 2006
Nuvvo eLearning Market
Nuvvo, a free, on-demand elearning web service, today launched the , an online course marketplace where instructors can advertise their Nuvvo courses to the public for free. The eLearning categorizes listings by interest, offering details such as course name, portal, instructor, start/end date, and price (over 50 percent of current Nuvvo courses are free). "Nuvvo was the first elearning web platform to incorporate AJAX, and it continues to innovate by using RSS--with flawless Safari 2.0 integration--to syndicate course listings in the eLearning Market."It also brings Skype integration, allowing Nuvvo instructors to conduct live audio and video sessions with their students; however, the Mac version of Skype is currently limited to audio. Developed almost entirely on PowerMacs and PowerBooks, Nuvvo is e-learning's answer to Web 2.0, increasing usability and accessibility in online education, according to the company.