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LockDown Browser vs. Locked Browser Plugins

A bare-knuckle cage fight This isn’t really a bare-knuckle cage fight. It’s a straight comparison between LockDown Browser® and the various browser plugins that refer to themselves as a “locked browser.” Let’s start with the similarities between LockDown Browser and the “locked browser” plugins: The browser runs full-screen and cannot be minimized Users cannot open […]

Integrity in Online Testing: Excerpts from a Panel Session

A Discussion about Challenges & Solutions We recently participated in an engaging panel session on integrity in online testing at the EDUCAUSE annual conference. Key moments from the session are captured below, edited for clarity and brevity. Panelists: Jeremy Bond, Central Michigan University – Interim Director of eLearning James Frazee, San Diego State University – […]

Coming Together

A devastating earthquake in Mexico City tests the resilience of students and faculty at Tecnológico de Monterrey In September 2017, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocked Mexico City. Hundreds were left dead, over 6,000 were injured, and thousands more had suddenly found themselves homeless. When the dust settled at Tecnológico de Monterrey, three of the university’s […]

The Respondus Summer Conference Schedule

The Respondus team is gearing up for a busy summer exhibiting at Educational Technology and LMS user conferences. Be sure to visit us and attend our session if you’ll be attending any of these shows! Summer 2016 Schedule:    MoodleMoot US in Los Angeles, CA – June 21-23       Session: Prevent Cheating During Moodle Quizzes: […]

iPad Edition of LockDown Browser

The big announcement: an update to the iPad Edition of LockDown Browser is available from iTunes. OK, it’s not a super big announcement. In fact, we rarely use this space to announce software updates (although you can subscribe to get those). But a few items are worth mentioning with this release. First, the iPad Edition […]

The Respondus Summer Conference Schedule

The Respondus team is gearing up for a busy summer attending LMS and Educational Technology conferences. Take a look at the schedule below, and be sure to visit us if you will also be attending one of these shows! Bonus: We have a drawing for one free campus-wide license of a Respondus application at each […]