‘Why a Co-operative University Now?’

Mike Neary, who is spearheading the effort to establish a federated cooperative university in the UK: The idea to set up a Co-operative University in the UK goes back to the late 19th century, but it was never realised. Creating a Co-operative University now has been...

‘Canvas Parent Company to Go Private’

Speaking of private equity. Inside Higher Ed: Instructure, the publicly traded company behind the learning management system Canvas, is going private. The company announced a few weeks ago that it was exploring a number of strategic options, including a possible sale....

$1.14 Billion Sell-Out of the .org Domain

Kieren McCarthy, writing for The Register, on the Internet Society’s (ISOC) sale of the .org domain-name registry to a private equity firm: ISOC is supposed to act in the interests of the internet community, and that community has been vocal about the fact that...