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Google Play to Offer Digital Textbooks in August

Jul 29, 2013

TEXTBOOK PLAY: Google will get its foot into the door of the digital textbook business starting this August. GigaOM reports that the Google Play store will have a new section for textbooks, which will offer titles from Pearson, McGraw-Hill, Macmillan, Wiley and Cengage. According to a product manager for Google Play, students will be able to rent them for six months at up to 80 percent discount from the print prices.

Edtech Business

Google Play to Offer Digital Textbooks in August

Jul 29, 2013

TEXTBOOK PLAY: Google will get its foot into the door of the digital textbook business starting this August. GigaOM reports that the Google Play store will have a new section for textbooks, which will offer titles from Pearson, McGraw-Hill, Macmillan, Wiley and Cengage. According to a product manager for Google Play, students will be able to rent them for six months at up to 80 percent discount from the print prices.

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