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November 24, 2012 12:00 AM

A bold step in educating the masses by Internet

It is no secret that the Internet has drastically altered the mechanics of learning all around the world. And yet the endless permutations and advancements continue to fascinate and amaze. The changes in how knowledge is shared and how subjects are taught have been profound over the past two decades. As profound as during the years after Gutenberg’s printing press brought books to the masses.

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