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With 5M Downloads To Date, MindSnacks Brings Its Addictive Educational Games To The iPad

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Back in August, MindSnacks, the DreamIt Ventures accelerator grad and makers of language learning games for the iPhone, raised $6.5 million from Sequoia. The funding was validation of the 2.5-year-old startup’s core mission: To help gamers turn those nagging Angry Birds and Fruit Ninja addictions into opportunities for learning. In...
With 5M Downloads To Date, MindSnacks Brings Its Addictive Educational Games To The iPad

Next On Deck For Khan Academy: Better Diagnostics And Internationalization

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Even though Sal Khan is now running a platform that serves 6 million students and people a month, he’s still churning out a couple videos a week. What’s been most recently on deck? World War I. To make a video, Khan says he’ll front-load several books worth of reading on...
Next On Deck For Khan Academy: Better Diagnostics And Internationalization

Who is Violet Blue?

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Who is Violet Blue? is a post from Chris Pirillo Add to iTunes | Add to YouTube | Add to Google | RSS FeedI happened to run into Violet Blue while I was attending the SXSW conference recently, and she agreed to sit and talk with me. Violet is an...
Who is Violet Blue?
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Plunging Through Time To Rescue Out Of Print Sci-Fi Books

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From time to time, we talk about the issue of orphaned works and how these out of print books are doing nobody any good. The public loses out as they are out of print and very often can't be found. The authors or owners of the copyright lose out because...
Plunging Through Time To Rescue Out Of Print Sci-Fi Books
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