Funding Galore for Publishers, District Data Platforms and More: Today’s Edtech News


Welcome to your Wednesday edition of our daily news roundup! Each day on Technapex, we’ll be assembling and posting the top edtech news of the week to keep you in the loop of all things education and technology related. Have Continue reading

Top Hat Monocle Partners with Felicis, Adds $1.1M More in Funding

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TechCrunch recently reported that Top Hat Monocle raised an additional $1.1M from Felicis Ventures to add to existing funding. While the edtech company told TechCrunch they didn’t need the money, they explained they have been wanting to partner with Felicis, Continue reading

Edutech News Source, EdSurge, Raises $400k


EdSurge, an education tech news source, today announced they’ve raised $400,000 in a seed round from the Washington Post Co. and NewSchools Venture Fund, as well as other angel investors. EdSurge began as a weekly newsletter that included timely edutech Continue reading

Inkling Announces Version 3.0


We saw it first on Jason Calacanis’ LAUNCH Ticker that Inkling rolled out Version 3.0 of its interactive book platform. TheNextWeb reported that this version is now optimized for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Now students can learn on-the-go via mobile smartphones Continue reading

Inkling: Rethinking the Traditional Textbook


I’ve always found textbook reading to be a dreadful bore. I believe this is one of the reasons I became an English major in college. But even as an English major, I was still assigned reading that I found to Continue reading