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Online learning startup Codecademy launches paid Pro courses

Codecademy has spent the last several years building a large community of learners with free lessons aimed at teaching its users the basics of how to code. But now it's betting that many of them will

Udacity buys CloudLabs in its first-ever acquisition to enable collaborative programming

In the market for online education, Udacity remains focused on teaching its students about software development, data science and machine learning. To this avail, Udacity brought out its M&A team

Codecademy, the free online coding school, raises another $30M led by Naspers

Codecademy, an online coding school with 16 million registered users, has built out its footprint without charging its students a penny to use it. Now, as more questions arise about how and when the

Codecademy Teams Up With Online And Offline Coding Schools To Create ReskillUSA

A lot of people probably see <a target="_blank" href="http://codecademy.com">Codecademy</a> as well as a place to build up your programming skills before hitting the job market, but now the company is

Codecademy Partners With Google And DonorsChoose To Boost Girls’ Interest In Computer Science

Programming education startup <a target="_blank" href="http://www.codecademy.com">Codecademy</a> is announcing a new initiative with a stated goal "to double the number of high school girls studying C

Codecademy Takes Its Online Learning Portal To The UK, France, Brazil, Estonia And Argentina

Back in 2012, when the online coding-education platform Codecademy announced a $10 million round of funding, the startup said it would invest the money in international growth. Two years later, Codec

Codecademy Releases Its First Educational App, A.K.A. My New Subway Time Killer

Today <a target="_blank" href="http://www.codecademy.com/">Codecademy</a> released its first foray into the mobile space, an app-based intro course to coding designed to take less than an hour to comp

Codecademy’s Zach Sims Talks Education 2.0 And Learning To Code At DLD

At the invite-only DLD (Digital - Life - Design) conference in Munich today, Codecademy's co-founder and CEO Zachary Sims talked about the history of the service, the way people are using it today and

Codecademy Launches API Lessons So You Can Build Apps On Top Of YouTube, Twilio, And Others

Learn-to-code startup <a target="_blank" href="http://www.codecademy.com">Codecademy</a> is expanding its curriculum today with the launch of new API-focused lessons in partnership with services like

Codecademy Adds Python Lessons, Promises More Server-Side Languages

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.codecademy.com">Codecademy</a>, the startup offering online lessons and tools to help people learn how to code, is adding Python to its lesson line-up starting toda

Codecademy Hires Program or Be Programmed Author Douglas Rushkoff to Promote Code Literacy

<em>Program or Be Programmed</em> author, CNN columnist and Frontline documentary director Douglas Rushkoff <a target="_blank" href="http://www.rushkoff.com/blog/2012/7/26/just-took-my-first-job-codec

Codecademy Plans Global Code-Teaching Expansion With $10M From Branson, Milner, Kleiner, Index, Union Square

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.codecademy.com/">Codecademy</a>, the New York startup that wants to teach the world to code, has capitalized on widespread interest by raising a second venture roun

When Code Is Hot

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Learning To Code Apps? Programr, The Codecademy For Higher-Level Languages, Adds Support For Android

<a href="http://www.programr.com/">Programr</a>, an online lab for learning to code - yep, sort of like <a href="http://www.codecademy.com/">Codecademy</a>, but for higher-level languages, has just in

Codecademy and The White House Announce Code Summer+ Youth Education Program

Today, <a href="http://www.codecademy.com/">Codecademy</a> in conjunction with The White House announced a new program to educate the nation's underprivileged and disconnected youth: <a href="http://b

Announcing The 2011 Crunchies Finalists And Tickets On Sale Now

The nominations have been tabulated and the votes are in. Over 300,000 nominations were calculated across 20 categories. Along with our partners <a href="http://gigaom.com/" target="_blank">GigaOm</a>

Codecademy’s CodeYear Attracts 100,000 Aspiring Programmers In 48 Hours

Talk about starting your year off on the right foot. Two days ago, <a href="http://www.codecademy.com">Codecademy</a> — a startup that's looking to bring programming to the masses — launched

Still Looking For A New Year’s Resolution? How About Learning To Code …

After eating something greasy to get rid of last night's <del>Jello shot-induced</del> hangover, many of you are probably in the middle of writing your New Year's resolutions. Well, here's a good one

Codecademy Builds ‘Labs,’ A Web-Based Code Editor

Smoking hot startup <a href="http://www.codecademy.com/">Codecademy</a>, a service which teaches you how to program online has launched its <a href="http://labs.codecademy.com/">Labs</a> feature tod

What Are The Best Startups Of 2011? #Crunchies

As open nominations for the <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2011/11/18/5th-annual-crunchies-awards/">5th annual Crunchies awards</a> enters its final week (<a href="http://crunchies2011.beta.tech
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