This is described as:
“a social networking-powered mobile Web application, creates a collaborative classroom, allowing students to provide near real-time feedback during class and enabling professors to adjust the course content and improve the learning experience. Students can post messages to Hotseat using their Facebook or Twitter accounts, sending text messages, or logging in to the Hotseat Web site.”
Which makes it sound rather interesting. Which leads to a big question:
“Tell me why we need a virtual learning environment in the days of social networking tools?