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Yahoo! enter the VLE market

education.yahoo.com is a free service that allows tutors to create courses, manage groups of learners, provide handouts, and collect assignments. Yahoo!Education also provides a shared calendar and a syllabus editor.

Of course, it doesn't support SCORM and IMS yet, but is an interesting development in the VLE market, and it will be interesting to see how the main VLE vendors such as Blackboard and WebCT respond.

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