Feb 10, 2015 Pearson makes money, even without results, off America's obsession with academics.
Jun 13, 2014 In releasing patents, Tesla opens the door to a bigger market for electric cars
Feb 26, 2014 Textbook publishers hope to avoid extinction.
Oct 1, 2013 Many businesses, in D.C. and around the country, have taken to giving furloughed workers discounts or freebies.
Jun 6, 2013 Boston-based start-up Boundless, which provides free educational materials online, says it's looking to help cash-strapped students find an alternative to expensive textbooks.
Heidi N. Moore
Apr 30, 2012 When you think ebooks, the iPad and the Kindle come to mind -- not Microsoft Windows. But Microsoft's been losing enough ground in tablets and e-readers that today it's decided to spend $300 million to invest in Barnes & Noble's Nook digital-book business.
Apr 30, 2012 Add another player to the digital textbook market. Microsoft announced at $300 million investment in Barnes & Noble's Nook reader.
May 1, 2012 Businesses sometimes give away stuff for free, but what's the pay-off? Harvard's Sendhil Mullainathan explains the concept of reciprocity.
Jan 23, 2012 What's your book going to be about? I'm thinking a zombie-kangaroo-road-trip thingy will sell well.