Apple Launches Educational Tools iBooks Textbooks and iTunes U in India

Apple has launches its educational textbook service iBooks textbooks and iTunes U course manager across new regions including India.

You’re On Top of Your Career Ladder, But Did You M.A.D?

India has one of the highest number of street children in the world, and many charities both Governmental and private have tried to help these 20 million. But not all who work in these are twenty something IIM and NIT…

Calling College Kids : Rent, Buy & Sell Text Books Using YourStudyMaterial

Your Study Material is a web portal with simple rent and read model tailored for college students. You could search for a book with title, category, publisher or directly enter the author and title of the book and place your order.

Startup Roundup: BearShop, Koolskool, decidebuddy, Dominder and bizpunditz

Besides the dozens of startups we profiled in detail over the week, here is a quick roundup of interesting portals/startups we came across.

HCL launches new education tab and bundled content USB drive for schools

The android version of the device runs on 4.0.3 (ice-cream sandwich) operating system and has 7 inch capacitive multi touch screen with Cortex A8 1 Ghz processor. Priced at Rs 9999, the tab comes with NCERT mapped content from KG to higher secondary classes.

Pi of Life: 7 great books entrepreneurs must read

Jaya Jha, the co-founder of Pothi.com and her partner Abhaya Agarwal pick out seven great reads for entrepreneurs.

UK publisher Pearson launches bundled education tablets in India

The MX Touch, will contain digital learning content and will be priced under Rs 7000 for the 7 inch version and the 10 inch pack will cost approximately Rs 12,000.