Interesting News in Education July 2018

 

Interesting News in Education
July 2018

Companies                                                                                                                                    
 
AMAZON
 
Amazon pumps nearly $400 mn into Indian arm ahead of likely Walmart-Flipkart deal
Email queries sent to Amazon did not elicit a response till the time of publishing this report. Amazon India had in January received $306.3 million (Rs …
VCCircle
         
Amazon to block Oz shoppers from Amazon US
Australian consumers will be unable to purchase items from Amazon’s … In a further statement to Books+Publishing, Becker claimed: ‘There is a great …
Books+Publishing
 
 
AMPLIFY
         
Amplify’s Been Quiet. Here’s Where CEO Larry Berger Says It’s Going in 2018
In the education technology business, Larry Berger is considered—if not the smartest guy in … Today, Larry Berger leads Amplify as its chief executive.
EdSurge

APPLE
         
Can Apple Overtake Google in the Education Market?
It’s no secret that the education market is currently dominated by four giants: Google, Apple, Microsoft, and newcomer Amazon. But according to a …
The Tech Edvocate (press release) (blog)

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