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textbooks

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Edward Snowden is 'a textbook traitor,' Andreessen says

The venture capitalist also has harsh words for the Obama administration, accusing the White House of "letting the American tech industry out to dry."

By June 5, 2014

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Apple expands iBooks Textbooks around the world

The company is also broadening the reach of its iTunes U Course Manager, which helps teachers design and distribute their own customized courses.

By January 21, 2014

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Textbook seller Chegg prices IPO shares at $12.50

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.

By November 12, 2013

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Intel stuffs its backpack with high-tech textbooks in Kno deal

Bolstering its mission to expand technology in the classroom, the chipmaker acquires educational-software company Kno.

By November 9, 2013

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Australian textbook delivery, care of drones

A textbook rental start-up will deliver its packages to Sydney customers by drone starting next spring. From ordering to delivery, the entire process could take as little as two minutes.

By October 16, 2013

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Boundless textbooks get paid study guides, iOS apps

Online-textbook company has a new program that can match a student's assigned textbook with Boundless' "open" version. It's also offering new paid study tools.

By August 6, 2013

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Textbook seller Chegg sets sights on the 'student graph'

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.

By August 15, 2012

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Amazon's got game (and textbook rentals)

Amazon's ever-growing empire now includes a game-development studio and rentable textbooks. Plus: the government's latest push for cell phone radiation warning labels.

By August 7, 2012

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Amazon's got game (and textbook rentals)

Amazon's ever-growing empire now includes a game-development studio and rentable textbooks. Plus: the government's latest push for cell phone radiation warning labels.

By August 7, 2012

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Kno launches digital textbooks for K-12 pupils

Digital education startup Kno is making its move on elementary and secondary schools. Rent a textbook, anyone?

By August 7, 2012