NOTE! Service is not available anymore.
Foodle is a service for simple surveys or polls and for scheduling meetings.
Terms of Service: https://www.uninett.no/en/acceptable-use
Service is provided by UNINETT Group which is owned by Norway’s ministry of education. In Finland most proximally equivalent service is provided by CSC.
Service requires logging which can be done through Kalmari Union. Many higher education institutions utilizes Kalmari Union which means that particular institutions account can be used for log in to Foodle. There is also a possibility to register as an OpenID user.
Calendar information can be seen and updated at workstation or through smartphone. Calendar invitation of Outlook can be send also to users outside Outlook.
Service gathers quite little information about the user and that information is not given to third parties.
Service requires user to commit its ethical norms.
+ Gathered information is very minimal
+ Non- commercial revenue model
+ Federal logging system
- Terms of service and directions are quite skimpy
- Some material not available in native language (multilingual documents and user interfaces)
Through general mailing list or emailing to administration