TaskHuman lands $20M to expand its virtual coaching platform

TaskHuman, a professional development platform focused on coaching, today announced that it raised $20 million in Series B funding led by Madrona with participation from Impact Venture Capital, RingCe

Tech firms face higher levies as Kenya plans to double digital service tax

Kenya plans to double the digital service tax (DST) to 3% beginning July this year, as the government taps the growing online economy to increase its domestic revenues and narrow fiscal deficit. It is

LinkedIn doubles down on education with LinkedIn Learning, updates desktop site

LinkedIn, the social network for the working world that now has some 450 million members and is in the process of being acquired by Microsoft for $26.2 billion, today took the wraps off its newest ef

OpenSesame Lands $8M To Become The iTunes Of Corporate Training Content

With new technologies making it easier than ever before to share and distribute quality learning content, businesses are rushing to take advantage. Plus, with the pace that technology changes these da

Endangered Languages Project: Google Wants To Save 3,000 Languages Under Threat (Thanks Partly To Google)

Google, along with other major forces of our dot-com times, has played a huge part in making English the <em>lingua franca</em> of the Internet, but today brings news of an effort it's making to count

Sparkeo's video platform could make your knowledge pay off – invites

<img src="http://www.sparkeo.com/sites/default/files/sparkeo_theme_logo_beta.jpg" class="shot2" />[France/Israel] <a title="Sparkeo" href="http://www.sparkeo.com">Sparkeo </a> places its bets on advan