Posts Tagged: online education

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Chinese IT education startup teaches you how to make your own Flappy Bird clone, gets $22M investment

Rather than dry and often theoretical university classes, Jike aims for a more applicable approach with instant gratification.

  • September 22, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
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To stop so many students dropping out of high school, Indonesia will let kids study online instead

The objective of this new program is to try stop so many teenagers dropping out of Indonesia’s upper high school system. Over five million...

  • May 9, 2014
  • at 6:51 pm
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Alibaba, Temasek, Qiming Venture Partners pump $100m into online education platform

Online education platform and English-learning institution TutorGroup announced it has raised $100 million in strategic funding from Alibaba...

  • February 17, 2014
  • at 9:20 am
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Harvard and MIT’s edX platform powers a new online education portal in China

China’s newest open online course (MOOC) portal XuetangX is now teaching free college-level courses built on the open-source edX pl...

  • October 18, 2013
  • at 5:30 pm
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Terrabook: Building Educational Mobile Apps And Platforms For Vietnamese Kids

A model that I’m encountering more and more lately in Vietnam is an outsourcing-to-product business growth pattern. It’s where a company...

  • April 18, 2013
  • at 4:56 pm
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How a wandering two-legged LinkedIn gives a helping hand to startups in India

Subhendu Panigrahi, co-founder of Indian company Venturesity, is the ultimate connector startups look for when they want to hire techies.

  • July 18, 2014
  • at 1:27 pm
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Chinese Coursera-style education portal scores $16.5 million funding

Uniquedu, the maker of China’s Coursera-style online education portal Kaikeba, secured RMB 100 million (US$16.5 million) in series A ...

  • February 19, 2014
  • at 11:29 am
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Wanbiancheng can teach everyone in China how to make an app in 2 hours

Even though most of us don’t consider ourselves coders nor programmers, we could probably all benefit from a little more knowledge abo...

  • October 31, 2013
  • at 10:11 am
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HocMoi is a new startup bringing foreign online courses to Vietnam

In Vietnam, competition seems to happen in pairs. In the education space HocMoi and DeltaViet are quietly duking it out.

  • October 16, 2013
  • at 5:00 pm
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