To the Black Pearl question, HU wants to help develop an educational platform for classes that could be used to test different online learning techniques as well as present content, facilitate conversations, etc. In the 1st experiment, Black Pearl, they're going to use the *Canvas platform as a starting point. (It's been piloted on several dozen classes.) * for profit, open source
"We've designed a distributed system for sharing enormous datasets - for researchers, by researchers. The result is a scalable, secure, and fault-tolerant repository for data, with blazing fast download speeds." But, Zotero can't discover citation data on their dataset pages; I think I'll drop them a line.