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Telefonica brings free coding school '42' to Spain

Tuesday 4 June 2019 | 08:46 CET | News
Telefonica has announced an agreement to bring the non-profit computer programming school 42 to Spain with a range of courses offered under the company's Fundacion Telefonica charitable arm. The coding school was first set up by Iliad founder Xavier Niel in Paris back in 2013 and now offers tuition-free courses 24/7 in over 10 countries. In a statement, Telefonica said the Spanish version of the school will be hosted at its headquarters in Las Tablas (Madrid) and will be called 42Madrid.

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Companies: Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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