Duolingo and me

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Duolingo has always been an interesting one among education startups. It didn’t embroil itself in any debate about pedagogy; it didn’t say it was going to revolutionize education. All it was was a website, and later an iPhone app, and after that a cross-platform app that promised to help you a learn a language for […]

The Sin of the Half-Bitten Fruit

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

Maybe you’ve heard this, maybe not. Apple yesterday announced a seismic change to the App Store that could end up costing you. Apple now demands a 30% cut from any purchases or subscriptions made from within iOS apps. Consumers won’t see anything wrong for the moment, but publishers and developers are hugely concerned right now. For […]

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