5 11, 2019

Gradeup raises $7M to expand its online exam preparation platform to smaller Indian cities and towns – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-11-05T05:40:07+00:00 November 5th, 2019|Apps, Asia, Education, Funding, Media, Mobile, Startups, Uncategorized|

Gradeup, an edtech startup in India that operates an exam preparation platform for undergraduate and postgraduate level courses, has raised $7 million from [...]

11 07, 2019

Bankrupt Maker Faire revives, reduced to Make Community – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-07-11T03:57:14+00:00 July 11th, 2019|Crowdfunding, DIY, eCommerce, Education, festivals, Funding, Make Community, maker faire, Maker Media, Personnel, Recent Funding, robotics, Startups, TC, Uncategorized|

Maker Faire and Maker Media are getting a second chance after suddenly going bankrupt, but they’ll return in a weakened capacity. Sadly, their [...]

13 04, 2019

Amazon teams with FIRST for robotics education grants – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-04-13T14:47:18+00:00 April 13th, 2019|Amazon, Education, first, robotics, Uncategorized|

Earlier this week, Amazon confirmed that it would be acquiring Canvas, a little known Colorado-based startup that creates autonomous driving systems for warehouse [...]

17 03, 2019

This YC-backed startup preps Chinese students for US data jobs – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-03-17T14:24:06+00:00 March 17th, 2019|alibaba, Amazon, Asia, bytedance, careertu, China, Education, Facebook, founder, media startups, messaging apps, musical.ly, New York, paul graham, Shopify, social network, Tencent, tiktok, Uncategorized, WeChat, Y Combinator|

In recent years, data analysts have gone from optional to a career that holds great promise, but demand for quantitative skills applied in [...]

23 02, 2019

Sebastian Thrun initiates aggressive plan to transform Udacity – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2019-02-23T02:06:49+00:00 February 23rd, 2019|Asia, Banking, coach, Education, Europe, executive, Google, HP, Middle East, north america, Oliver Cameron, online education, open educational resources, sebastian thrun, self-driving car, TC, udacity, Uncategorized, Vishal Makhijani, X|

“I’m a fighter. I believe in our people, I believe in our mission, and I believe that it should exist and must exist.” Sebastian [...]

27 06, 2018

ExceptionAlly helps parents navigate the special needs education labyrinth – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-06-27T22:46:40+00:00 June 27th, 2018|Accelerator, accessibility, Education, exceptionally, Health, special education, special needs, Startups, TC, Uncategorized, Y Combinator|

The challenges faced by parents of kids with special needs are always unique, but in one way they are surely much alike: making [...]

26 03, 2018

Google launches a Chrome OS tablet for schools ahead of Apple’s iPad education event – TechCrunch – Evotik

By | 2018-03-26T21:32:18+00:00 March 26th, 2018|chrome os, chromebooks, Education, Google, TC, Uncategorized|

Chrome OS has been a pretty ideal spot for Google to stake its various plays for the education market. The cheap, bare-bones Chromebook [...]

28 10, 2017

Google revamps Science Journal app with new sensors and iOS support – Evotik

By | 2017-10-28T09:59:11+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Apps, edtech, Education, Google, Science, science journal, TC, Uncategorized|

Last year, Google released a fun app that let curious kids perform a handful of science experiments by monitoring light, sound and motion [...]

27 10, 2017

Blue Canoe takes on language learning with a focus on pronunciation – Evotik

By | 2017-10-27T05:27:29+00:00 October 27th, 2017|allen institute for artificial intelligence, Apps, Artificial Intelligence, blue canoe learning, Education, language, machine learning, Mobile, Startups, TC, Uncategorized|

If you want to pick up a new language, there’s no shortage of options, and free ones, at that. But one aspect of [...]