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How Follett Pursues Interdisciplinary Edtech Investing

Brad Spirrison | Posted 04.24.2015 | Education
Brad Spirrison

More than $2 billion in venture capital was invested in educational technology companies last year, and there are an increasing number of firms that are specializing in what is now a booming sector.

Kindle Version of Follett's ‘Fall of Giants' Priced Higher Than Hardcover

nytimes.com | JULIE BOSMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Readers of e-books may not be able to turn paper pages, lend their copies to friends or file them away on living room bookshelves. But they do have th...

Football Helmets As Weapons...Time to Ban the Kickoff?

Joe Lapointe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Joe Lapointe

Any football viewer knows that a disproportionate amount of serious head and spinal injuries occur on kickoffs when large, aggressive and armored athletes charge toward each other from great distances.

Chegg Rent-Don't-Buy Textbook Mantra Takes Hold In California Schools

Business Week | Ari Levy and Joseph Galante | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

May 3 (Bloomberg) -- No more $120 chemistry books. That's the message from textbook-rental service Chegg Inc., which is urging college students to s...

Ken Follett's 'Pillars Of The Earth' Series To Be Helmed By 'Heroes' Director For Starz

The Hollywood Reporter | Scott Roxborough and Nellie Andreeva | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In its first major acquisition since Chris Albrecht took over as chairman and CEO, Starz Entertainment has nabbed U.S. television rights to "The Pilla...