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Preschool edtech startup Lingumi raises ?4m, offers free lessons during COVID-19 Crisis

London-based Lingumi, an English learning platform for preschoolers, has raised ?4 million in a funding round led by China-based technology fund North Summit Capital and other investors including LocalGlobe, ADV and Entrepreneur First. North Summit Capital fund is run by Alibaba?s former Chief Data Scientist Dr Min Wanli. Lingumi was launched in 2017. It teaches

Top 5 Essential Remote Learning Tools for Higher Ed

With the landscape of education changing with lockdowns across the globe, remote learning is becoming the new norm. Over the years, edtech has been adopted in Higher education in different forms in both remote and in-class education formats?live streaming, online assessments, video learning, e-learning material access, online classrooms, e-certifications, digital display of learning material in

UIncept, an Indian Incubator and Accelerator, Launches Incubation Program for EdTech Startups

UIncept is an incubator and accelerator based in Gurugram, India. It is currently inviting applications for an Incubation program for edtech, e-learning, skill-tech, and other allied?startups in Idea and Early stages. Any company or individual with an idea or an existing solution in the given fields with the potential to become a scalable business model

20 Grantees of Google AI Impact Challenge Announced at Google I/O 2019

With Google’s AI for social good, the company is trying to address societal challenges and issues with the help of AI. Under this program, Google launched AI Impact Challenge, which aims to attract emerging technologies to solve environmental, social and humanitarian problems. AI Impact Challenge received an overwhelming response from 119 countries. There were a