Kicking off trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, the startup is going public with an offering price that values the company at nearly $1.1 billion.
The company plans to price its shares between $9.50 and $11.50 when it goes public.
Mimicking Workday and Trulia, the U.S. online education hub files -- secretly -- for an initial public offering.
The textbook site wants to be more like Facebook or LinkedIn for students, but with a focus on educational services and a social graph that connects students.
Dan Rosensweig, who has held senior positions at several Internet and publishing companies, takes the reins at the online textbook rental company.
Forget the campus bookstore: Chegg lets you rent textbooks at considerable savings to buying them new or, in some cases, even used. Rent, buy, or sell, and you plant a tree as well.
The Silicon Valley darling that has yet to unveil a product hires industry veteran Barry McCarthy.
The textbook industry is under fresh attack, as Amazon.com starts letting customers rent paper text books.
Today's ridiculous tablet news comes courtesy of US startup Kno, which has launched a tablet aimed at students, measuring a whopping 14 inches.
Intel Capital and Advance Publications will lead a $30 million investment round in Kno, the high-profile student tablet start-up, and Intel itself will take over the hardware design.