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Discovery Communications Leads $20 Million Investment In Grockit

Discovery Communications has led a $20 million round into Grockit.  Grockit is known for creating a service called Learnist.  Learnist helps students prepare for tests like the SATs and LSATs.  Discovery and Grockit will share technology with each other and work on opportunities to market, distribute, and promote each other’s services.

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Discovery Communications Acquires Revision3

Discovery Communications has acquired Revision3, a web video startup company founded by Kevin Rose, David Prager, and Jay Adelson. Revision3 produces their own shows like “Tekzilla” and “Epic Meal Time.” Kevin Rose and Alex Albrecht used to host a show on Revision3 called “Digg Nation.” Jay Adelson currently hosts a show on Revision3 called “Ask Jay.”
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