What? Kno has become part of Intel
why it matters? This new acquisition will help intel to build up its bussiness in the education market by including interactive textbooks.

Creative Commons - Esther Vargas
Creative Commons – Esther Vargas

Kno, Intel’s latest acquisition, is the education start-up that began as a hardware business and later turned into software — via apps letting students read interactive versions of digitized textbooks. The company is not revealing deal terms.

As a result of the acquisition, the entire Kno team will be joining Intel, except Osman Rashid, co-founder and CEO.

The acquisition of Kno will increase Intel’s global digital content library to more than 225,000 higher education and K-12 titles through existing partnerships educational publishers

Students can access Kno’s via their iPad, Android, Windows 7 and Windows 8 apps.

Source: Techcrunch

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