“People always thought that peer review was slow, but high quality process,” said Academia.edu’s CEO Richard Price. “But mistakes happen — we know that technology can make peer review more reliable.”
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Academia.edu today secured $11.1 million in venture funding to grow its website for people to post studies and groundbreaking ideas. Chief executive Richard Price plans to build an algorithm to surface the top-quality research.
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Academia.edu launches analytical dashboard for professors to track who’s reading their research.