Kno to make 100,000 college textbooks available on its website, Facebook

08/10/2011 | TechCrunch

Digital-learning company Kno has made 100,000 college textbooks available through Facebook or its website. An HTML5 reader will allow students to read the textbooks, which can be purchased through Kno's iPad app. Students can highlight sections in the book and can post comments and questions to Facebook news feeds, forming a digital study group. "We are not trying to redefine the textbook, we are trying to redefine how you learn," Kno CEO Osman Rashid said.

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