Free Books: The New Napster?

Ideas and Issues

New Orleans Talking to a friend around the campfire in Montana, he blurted out the name of a website that he said allowed you to get almost any book anywhere in print for free electronically.   My buddy referred to the site as the “new Napster for books.”  Napster, as most will remember, was the rage …

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The Coming End of Textbooks in Los Angeles, Nairobi and Beyond

ACORN ACORN International Citizen Wealth Education

Toronto  Colleges and universities increasingly are requiring students to show up for the first day of classes with their own computers or iPads, just like years ago standard equipment might have included a tablet, pens, pencils, and a lunch pail.  Los Angeles Unified School District, the 2nd largest school district in the country after New …

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