e-Textbooks

A quick note on e-textbooks following up on a tweet this morning.

Site: http://www.kno.com/home
Only available to students with a .edu account at the moment (I think that was how Facebook got started). A simple sell: lighter, cheaper, and even easier. Cheesy videos on their homepage…

More about them on this AllThingsD article: Kno Taking Electronic Textbooks to Web, Facebook – Ina Fried – Mobile – AllThingsD.

Other companies  are entering this arena:

Also info at Hack Education from earlier this year.

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