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Microsoft Buying MinecraftEdu

Microsoft just bought MinecraftEdu -- a simplified version of Minecraft designed for use in schools. “Over the last several years, MinecraftEdu has attracted a strong following and is used in over 7,000 classrooms in more than 40 countries,” The New York Times reports. “The modifications to the game were created by a startup, TeacherGaming, that Microsoft is not acquiring.”

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