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OER Recommender Released

Here is the updated OER Recommender White Paper.
Yesterday we released the OER Recommender system that I have worked on. There are still many things that could be added or tweaked, but it does something useful already so out the door it goes! I’m concerned that we are calling it a recommender as the “recommendations” [...]

Scaling Rails (Debugging Ozmozr)

Justin and I have been debating whether or not we really believe that Rails can scale. As we talked about this issue, we realized that ozmozr is probably a good test case. We stopped working on ozmozr months ago, realizing that it needed additional work. We needed to move on to other projects we had [...]