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Kahoot drops $50M on Drops to add language learning to its gamified education stable

1 month ago   |   By Tech Crunch

After raising $215 million from SoftBank to double down on the surge of interest in online learning, Kahoot has made an acquisition to expand the scope of subjects that it covers. The popular startup, which lets people build and share educational games, has picked up Drops, a startup that helps people learn languages by way of short picture- and word-based games. The plan is to integrate more Kahoot features into Drops' apps, and to bring some of Drops' content into the main Kahoot platform.
Kahoot, which trades a part of its shares through Norway's alternative exchange the Merkur Market...
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Kahoot has acquired language learning mobile game maker Drops for up to $50 million

Kahoot has acquired language learning mobile game maker Drops for up to $50 million

1 month ago   |   By Venture Beat

Norwegian learning platform company Kahoot has acquired Estonia's language learning mobile game maker Drops for as much as $50 billion.
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