Boundless denies allegations from major textbook publishers that its free online textbooks represent a copyright violation.
Last month super-angel Dave McClure told me that one of his hottest areas of investment was education. McClure and 500 Startups are mostly investing in informal education, but all of education is ripe for disruption, as Codeacademy, Khan Academy, and MIT OpenCourseware are teaching us.
Boundless, a service that curates free online content for college students, announced today it has raised $8 million in funding. The service uses open educational resources (OER), free digital education materials, to make free content available to students.
The company …