Global Learning XPRIZE awards $1 million each to final five teams

The Global Learning XPRIZE, an international competition to create educational software, has reached its penultimate stage: 5 teams out of an initial pool of nearly...

The AI ecosystem to be on display at Disrupt SF

As artificial intelligence creeps deeper into each and every industry vertical, demand for experienced technical talent only continues to increase. Now online education tools like...

Duolingo’s Tinycards comes to Android

The popular language learning service Duolingo today announced that Tinycards, it flashcards app, is now available on Android. Tinycards, which marked Duolingo’s first foray beyond...

In the newest sign of a shake-out in coding boot camps, Galvanize is laying...

After years of explosive growth, coding boot camps are starting to scale back, if not shut down altogether. Two schools have announced plans to close...

An insider’s take on the future of coding bootcamps

Darrell Silver is the co-founder and CEO of Thinkful. More posts by this contributor: How could two coding bootcamps close while employer demand for bootcamp...

Amazon’s TenMarks releases a new curriculum for educators that teaches kids writing using digital...

Amazon is expanding its efforts in the education technology space today with the launch of a new curriculum from TenMarks, the company it acquired several...

Teenage bitcoin millionaire is back with a better Botangle

Erik Finman gained notoriety and a certain fame as a 14-year-old entrepreneur and bitcoin investor who’d managed to turn a $1,000 investment in the cryptocurrency into more...

DreamBox Learning’s CEO Jessie Woolley-Wilson on startup strength through purpose

Shripriya Mahesh Contributor Shripriya Mahesh is a partner at Omidyar Network. More posts by this contributor: For the third installment of this season’s Founder’s...

Deeplearning.ai is Andrew Ng’s new series of deep learning classes on Coursera

When Andrew Ng announced Deeplearning.ai back in June, it was hard to know exactly what the AI frontiersman was up to. In his time since departing...

Lambda School aims to cash in by upskilling untapped talent

As the saying goes, the future is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed. Also not evenly distributed: Access to the expensive education...

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Aadhaar verification boosts user confidence on matrimonial sites: Survey

Aadhaar verification boosts customers' confidence in the authenticity of profiles on matrimonial sites, reveals a survey.According to the survey conducted last week by...