News Corp. jumps into ed-tech field
Rupert Murdoch’s media company will own 90 percent of mobile and web assessment company Wireless Generation
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News Corp., which recently hired outgoing New York City Public Schools Chancellor Joel Klein, has reached a deal to buy educational technology firm Wireless Generation for $360 million in cash in what observers see as the first of many moves into the ed-tech market for Rupert Murdoch’s media giant. Read more with registration.