The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) has agreed to join Massachusetts Institute of Technology's (MIT) OpenCourseWare community, thereby enabling MIT students to access IIT's lectures and classroom content online, reports The Times of India. The report further states that these lectures will also be available in iTunes Store soon, enabling users with an iOS device (iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad) to view these lectures. Note that these lectures are already available on YouTube under the National Programme for Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) initiative and it seems to have a healthy 91,809 subscribers and 57.74 million views, according to Youtube's channel information (TOI reports it as 63.64 lakh viewers as of December 2011). MIT's OpenCourseWare currently has over 250 universities onboard and the prominent members include Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore; Yale University; Peking University; Harvard Law School; University of Notre Dame; Tufts University; University of California,…
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