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How to delete a language on your Duolingo iPhone app using a computer

You can delete a language from your Duolingo iPhone app if you have too many languages cluttering the app, but you can only do so using a computer. Since Duolingo updated its mobile app and website, you can no longer delete a language from your phone directly. Visit Business Insider’s […]
How to delete a language on your Duolingo iPhone app using a computer
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Language-learning app Duolingo is now valued at more than $1 billion after an investment from Google’s parent company

Language-learning company Duolingo just raised $US30 million from CapitalG, an investment fund under Google’s parent company, Alphabet. This investment means the company is now valued at over $US1 billion – making it Pittsburgh’s first unicorn. Duolingo’s success might also be tied to its distance from Silicon Valley, and the dramatically […]
Language-learning app Duolingo is now valued at more than $1 billion after an investment from Google’s parent company
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The most valuable venture-backed startups in all 50 states

Venture capital-backed companies based out of California are usually recognisable. But what can get lost in the mix are the companies based throughout the rest of the country. VC research firm Pitchbook compiled every state’s most valuable VC-backed startup into an interactive graphic. We assembled all 50 startups, including that […]
The most valuable venture-backed startups in all 50 states
Strategy

15 simple words that feel impossible for non-English speakers to learn

There are many simple words in the English language that are hard for foreign speakers to master. That’s because English words often have several different meanings and can be difficult to pronounce. English is a notoriously difficult language to learn, from its inconsistent pronunciation to the endless list of irregular […]
15 simple words that feel impossible for non-English speakers to learn