Boundless has organized free digital resources aligned to popular textbooks in 21 subjects.
Can Boundless Finally End the Paper Textbook? Anya Kamenetz, Hechinger Report
in e-Books/Textbooks, BenchPrep, Boundless, Chegg, Inkling, Kno | Permalink
In the textbook world, Wall St seems to be siding with tried & true over new ideas, for now.
Ups & Downs Of Education: Houghton Mifflin Flies, Chegg Falls, Steve Schaefer, Forbes
in e-Books/Textbooks, Investment, News, Chegg | Permalink
Now there are 3 casualties among the current, over-hyped Silicon Valley EdTech Darlings.
The First Crack in the Ed Tech Hype Bubble of 2011-2013, Christopher Nyren, edreach
in Bubble in EdTech?, Op-Ed, 2U (2tor), Altius, Chegg, Coursera, CourseSmart, Grockit, Inkling, Kaplan, Knewton, Kno, McGraw-Hill, Pearson | Permalink
IPO values the company at nearly $1.1 billion.
Chegg Books Nearly $200M in SV 1st Post-Twitter IPO, Owens & Delevett, SJ Mercury News
in Big Deals, e-Books/Textbooks, Higher Ed, Investment, News, Chegg | Permalink
Chegg CEO is a former Yahoo exec. Backers include Kleiner Perkins, Insight, Pinnacle.
Chegg Seeks to Raise Up to $172.5 Million in I.P.O., M. J. De La Merced, NYT
Co. has lost $170M to date, raised $195M to date, not including $55M in raised debt.
Online Textbook Rental Firm Chegg Files For $150 Million IPO, Alex Wilhelm, TechCrunch
DoJ & Apple battle in court over e-book pricing, but there's another high-stakes brawl...
Death of the Textbook—and the 50-Pound Bookbag, Ellen Lee, USA Today
in e-Books/Textbooks, Industry Facts, News, Stats, Apple, Chegg, Inkling, Khan Academy, Kno, Pearson | Permalink
New technology is poised to disrupt America's schools, and then the world's.
Catching On at Last, The Economist
in Adaptive Learning, Industry Facts, News, Amplify, Chegg, EmbanetCompass, Joel Klein, Khan Academy, Knewton, News Corp, Noodle, Pearson, Schoolnet, Wireless Generation | Permalink
It’s not simply that not all degrees are created equal: not all majors are created equal.
Online Education is No Bubble, Michelle Rhee-Weise, PhD, Clayton Chritensen Institute
in Bubble in EdTech?, e-Learning, Higher Ed, Op-Ed, Chegg, Udacity | Permalink
Chegg has picked JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America. Could raise $200 million.
Textbook Rental firm Chegg Selects Banks for IPO, Olivia Oran & Alistair Barr, Reuters
in News, Chegg | Permalink
What are they doing to set themselves apart in a competitive new area of education.
16 Companies Working On E-Textbooks Of The Future, Roger Riddell, edudemic
in e-Books/Textbooks, Apple, Chegg, Inkling, Kno, Macmillian, McGraw-Hill, Pearson | Permalink
The textbook co is eying the EdTech Holy Grail--to be the iOS for students, the academic hub.
Chegg Brings 2.5M Textbook Solutions To iOS, Rip Empson, TechCrunch
in Apps, e-Books/Textbooks, Chegg | Permalink
How many are you familiar with? Quite a few are watched here.
Top 100 Sites & Apps of 2012, David Kapuler, Technology Tidbits
in Apps, News, Top 'x' Lists, Chegg, ClassDojo, KinderTown | Permalink
Online textbook-renter, Chegg Inc, struggled with high turnover among millennial employees.
To Retain Young Workers, Companies Offer Special Incentives, Leslie Kwoh, WSJ
Edtech start-ups are bullish on the potential of their innovations.
3 Hottest Trends in Education Reform, Sehreen Noor Ali, Policymic
in Adaptive Learning, e-Learning, News, Stats, 2U (2tor), Chegg, Grockit, Joel Klein, Khan Academy, Knewton | Permalink
Investments in ed tech tripled to $429-million in 2011 from $146-million in 2002.
Investors See Ed Tech Companies' 'Internet Moment,' Nick DeSantis, The Chronicle
in e-Learning, Investment, News, Stats, Blackboard, Chegg, Gates Foundation, Inigral, Knewton, Udacity, Udemy | Permalink
Provider of textbook rentals and other online student services has raised $200 million to date.
Textbook site Chegg Raises $25 Million More, Joanna Glasner, peHUB
in e-Books/Textbooks, Investment, Chegg | Permalink
SNHU, Knewton, SkillShare, Chegg, Pearson, Datawind, Fidelis, 2tor, Root-1, MacArthur Fnd.
The World's Top 10 Innovative Education Companies, Fast Company
in News, Top 'x' Lists, 2U (2tor), Chegg, Clayton Christensen, Knewton, MacArthur Foundation, Pearson | Permalink
New reader lets students access digital textbooks on any platform, adds useful study features.
Chegg Offers HTML5 e-Textbook Reader, Erica Ogg, GigaOm
in e-Books/Textbooks, News, Chegg | Permalink
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