TAL Education Group Buys Codemonkey for $20 Million
Tel Aviv-based Codemonkey develops game-like computer programming tutorials for kids
Meir Orbach : 2018-12-04T13:11:23..
Nasdaq-listed, Beijing-headquartered educational service company TAL Education Group has bought Israeli game-based learning startup Codemonkey Studios Inc. for $20 million, the latter announced Tuesday.
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