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coursera

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Coursera partners with 10 universities for online classes

Online learning startup hopes partnership will improve the quality of the education as well as increasing access and graduation rates.

By May 29, 2013

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Need to learn stats? Online Coursera has you covered

Coursera lands $16 million round from venture capitalists and partners with five universities to build out its platform for delivering university classes online.

By April 18, 2012

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Apple updates iTunes U with iPad tools

Starting July 8, new features will be available on iTunes U, a free educational application, including student discussions and course creation.

By June 30, 2014

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Google Helpouts to bring experts to you via video, report says

The company is said to be unveiling a service Monday night that connects people to experts via Google+ Hangouts.

By November 4, 2013

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Google, EdX team up for online courses

Massive open online courses, or MOOCs, have grown in popularity over the last several years, and Google wants a slice of the action.

By September 11, 2013

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Making the grade in Massive Open Online Courses

MOOCs are becoming increasing popular as a way for people to access lessons from Ivy League universities. But access doesn't always translate into student success.

By September 3, 2013

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New ticket to Harvard and MIT: An Internet connection

Through edX, the two storied institutions will offer courses online for free and develop an open-source software platform tailored for online learning.

By May 2, 2012

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'Family Ties' actress goes to college to learn coding

Justine Bateman, best known as Mallory Keaton on "Family Ties," shares her inspiring odyssey with putting acting on hold to go back to school to study coding, computer science, and quantum mechanics.

By May 30, 2013

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A radical dream for making techno utopias a reality

At Y Combinator, Balaji Srinivasan, a Stanford lecturer and co-founder of genetics startup Counsyl, lays out his proposal for creating opt-in societies where government can't meddle.

By October 19, 2013

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Get a great, free education online

The cost of higher education has seen rapid growth lately, but there are alternatives. Many sites offer excellent coursework for free.

By April 20, 2012