Posts Tagged: language learning


Master anything from songwriting to Swahili with ClassDo – now in more than 100 countries

The platform's all-in-one interface offers a collaborative whiteboard, video, and text chat - without downloads or installs.

  • August 11, 2014
  • at 9:17 pm
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Meet the man behind Pleco, the revolutionary Chinese language learning app that’s older than the iPhone

Learning Chinese is not for the faint of heart. Not only does the non-native Mandarin speaker have to master the language’s infamous tones...

  • June 25, 2014
  • at 12:51 pm
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Linqapp wants to save you from all your foreign language conundrums

Mobile technology has provided language learners with various apps to ease the awkwardness of practicing a foreign tongue. Waygo and Flitto...

  • September 28, 2013
  • at 12:28 pm
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From Apps to Digital Textbook Publishing, OpenLanguage Licks Language Learning

Jenny Zhu’s voice is very familiar to me – and to a number of expats in China – from her hosting Chinese language learning...

  • August 28, 2012
  • at 9:25 pm
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Duolingo brings free English language learning to 5 new Asian markets

Duolingo, the language-learning app that’s translating the internet, arrives in Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Vietnam, and Indonesia.

  • July 18, 2014
  • at 3:15 pm
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Disenchanted with web advertising, ex-Googler starts real-time language learning site Fluentlee

For years, David Bebko, a lifetime marketer, harbored the dream of starting his own company. Yet in 2011, he ended up joining Google as the ...

  • October 29, 2013
  • at 3:05 pm
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QLearnChinese: A Chinese Skype Teaching Service

There are a lot of web services promising to help you learn Chinese these days (recently we took a look at another cool one called FluentFli...

  • September 26, 2012
  • at 6:00 am
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Language Learning Marketplace italki Gets Seed Funding

With the idea that we learn faster from fellow humans than from textbooks, Shanghai-based italki is a language learning social network and m...

  • August 3, 2012
  • at 2:32 pm
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