Knewton Partners with Gutenberg Technology

From Electronic Education Report , Dec. 9, 2013

Knewton (New York) in December forged a partnership with the publishing platform Gutenberg Technology (Paris and New York) to develop and distribute interactive course materials for Apple, Android and Windows tablets and smartphones that include Knewton-powered personalization without additional technical work.

“The significance of this deal is that we are now working with all of these new education companies that are playing integral and impor...

Amazon Raises Profile in Education with TenMarks Acquisition

From Electronic Education Report , October 28, 2013

Amazon’s (Seattle) October agreement to purchase TenMarks (Burlingame, CA), a provider of web-based K-12 math programs, is seen as a signal from the retail giant that it will be looking to sell more education content and apps and will try to make Kindles a more attractive option for schools seeking tablet computer devices.

“Amazon and TenMarks intend to develop rich educational content and applications, across multiple platforms, that we th...