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

MindSnacks Launches on iPad, Changes Look and Games

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We here at Technapex love what MindSnacks, the leading developer of mobile education games, is doing in education, so we wanted to post an update on what they’ve been up to the past few months. Yesterday they announced updates to Continue reading

Guest Post: Six Awesome NYC Mobile Learning Tech Startups

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Today’s guest blogger, Jillian Terry, is a former teacher who writes about education-related topics. She is especially interested in how technology is shaping the future of education. You can read more from Jillian at teachingdegree.org. The recent rise in mobile Continue reading

MindSnacks Games – Creating Language Learners Ever-So-Sneakily

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When I read MindSnacks’ funding announcement last week, I thought it’d be fun to download one of their apps and play the games myself. MindSnacks is the award-winning company that creates educational quick-play learning games for foreign languages and SAT Continue reading

MindSnacks Announces $6.5 Million Funding from Sequoia

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MindSnacks today announced they’ve raised $6.5 million from Sequoia Capital to continue making educational mobile games. MindSnacks games have over 4 million downloads to date and they will use the new funding to continue to make games for SAT prep Continue reading