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News Corp Launches Android Tablet Built Exclusively For Educationview story

http://www.talkandroid.com – Android tablets open up new, affordable experiences for learning in schools, and News Corp has launched a tablet geared specifically for the education market. Back in July, the mass media corporation rebranded its educational unit to Amplify and this tablet was built out of that after months of testing. (IT news)

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I’m Glad I Was An Unpaid Bloggerview story

http://techcrunch.com – I was an unpaid blogger and I’m proud of that. (IT news)

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Korean Startup Accelerator SparkLabs Hosts Its First Demo Day, Adds Tom Peters To Advisory Boardview story

http://techcrunch.com – Korean startup accelerator SparkLabs hosted its first Demo Day in Seoul today with five of the six companies in the inagural class it revealed back in November (one company, online gaming studio Merrywind, is developing a game that is currently in stealth mode, so it did not present today). (IT news)

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Now 18M Users Strong, Edmodo Makes Its First Acquisition In Root-1 To Become The App Market For Educationview story

http://techcrunch.com – After spending years working as technicians at public schools, Jeff O’Hara and Nicolas Borg launched Edmodo in 2008 to address what they had come to see as a huge gap in the teacher-student relationship: The need for a better, safer way for teachers to connect and communicate with their students. (IT news)

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Android ZXing integration errorsview story

http://stackoverflow.com – I am a student and as a part of my android project at school, I need to include a barcode app. I have clearly followed instructions given in http://damianflannery.wordpress.com/2011/06/13/integrate-zxing-barcode-s... to integrate ZXing. (HowTos)

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News Corp’s Education Tablet May Be The Bureaucratic Fit Schools Need To Adopt Techview story

http://techcrunch.com – Public school systems are cheerfully decorated dictatorships: discipline, standards, and testing are the driving concepts of modern k-12 education. The very reason why districts purchase bundles of the same textbooks is so they can keep classrooms in lockstep alignment as teachers meticulous meet timely instructional goals. (IT news)

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Hello forums!view story

http://androidforums.com – Greetings from Florida! Hope to get to know you all and learn more while I am here. Full time college student looking to get some extra bang for his buck. If anyone needs me Ill be over in HTC Evo 3D V forum asking questions =P (General)

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With $2M From Zynga Co-founder & More, Sokikom Wants To Use Social, MMO Gaming To Help Kids Learn Mathview story

http://techcrunch.com – Sokikom, a new startup that wants to help K-12 teachers motivate students to learn using games, is announcing today that it has raised $2 million in seed funding, half of which comes in the form of a grant from the Institute of Education Sciences (a research branch within the U.S. Department of Education) and the other half comes in the form of angel funding from former Intel Chairman and CEO Dr. (IT news)

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Meet The Next 10 Companies To Come Out Of StartX, Stanford’s Student Startup Acceleratorview story

http://techcrunch.com – Stanford’s student startup accelerator, StartX, had its eighth demo day tonight in Palo Alto, showing off the latest class of 11 companies* to go through the program. The accelerator, which just raised another $400,000, has already had about 100 startups go through, raising $100 million along the way between them. (IT news)

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Stanford Student Startup Accelerator StartX Raises Another $400,000, Bringing Total Funding To About $1.5 Millionview story

http://techcrunch.com – StartX, which is a startup accelerator for Stanford students, has raised another round of funding, adding $400,000 to its coffers since last December. (IT news)