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overview: Funding rounds, training acquisitions and two partnerships are included in today’s Tech Roundup.


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Online learning platform Udemy announced it raised $50 million in a series F funding round at a pre-money valuation of $3.25 billion. The firm serves 35 million students, and the funding came from global edtech and growth funds, including Learn Capital.

Randstad US had announced this week a partnership with Udemy to offer free educational courses to US workers who are already placed or looking for roles through Randstad. Examples of topics and skills covered by courses include Amazon Web Services, PHP, Python, artificial intelligence and machine learning.