Twitter acquires open source educator Marakana for internal university
Aug 14, 2013, 11:00 (1 Talkback[s])
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Twitter is in the process of building its own engineering education program, dubbed Twitter University.
To move things along quickly, the microblogging giant announced that it has acquires Marakana, a private company that provides open source tech training.
Specifically, Marakana has taught courses about Android, Java, HTML5, Scala, Python, Hadoop, and jQuery, among other languages and platforms.