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Explained: As Duolingo files to go public in the US, a look at the company’s trajectory over the years
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Explained: As Duolingo files to go public in the US, a look at the company’s trajectory over the years

Duolingo is the most downloaded education app in the history of the App Store and in 2019 became the top-grossing education app worldwide.

Six months after India's coronavirus lockdown, time has both slowed down and sped up
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Six months after India's coronavirus lockdown, time has both slowed down and sped up

Six months since India’s coronavirus lockdown was declared, how are people marking the passage of time?

Duolingo design lead Jack Morgan: 'In the digital age, it's easy to forget that data points are actually people'
Life

Duolingo design lead Jack Morgan: 'In the digital age, it's easy to forget that data points are actually people'

Language learning app Duolingo's design lead, Jack Morgan talks to Firstpost about the problem of illiteracy, the power of language, and what makes for good design solutions.

Duolingo Hindi language learning module launched: Here's how it came about
News & Analysis

Duolingo Hindi language learning module launched: Here's how it came about

The Duolingo course focusses more on conversational Hindi than the Sanskritised register of Hindi.

App Weekly: Medium, Duolingo, PixWings and more for a balance of productivity and gaming
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App Weekly: Medium, Duolingo, PixWings and more for a balance of productivity and gaming

This week, there is a bunch of weird and wonderful apps for you to check out. Read on for our recommendations for must have apps for working and relaxing.

20 must have apps to ease your struggle with studying
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20 must have apps to ease your struggle with studying

We've jotted down 20 such must-have apps for students.

App developers using gamification to make Chinese language learning a fun activity
News & Analysis

App developers using gamification to make Chinese language learning a fun activity

For years the thrill of studying a new language has been tempered by the tedium of rote learning and repetition required to be truly accomplished - particularly the case for memorising a character-based system - but now language apps are increasingly turning to the same praise, reward and challenge format that games such as Candy Crush use to such devastating success.

'Elevate' declared as Apple's best iPhone app of the year
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'Elevate' declared as Apple's best iPhone app of the year

This year, Apple has officially announced 'Elevate', as its iPhone app of year. The app has been downloaded over 5 million times even though it released in May 2014.