Duolingo presents as a cutesy, unassuming layout on your screen. But here’s how one of the largest language learning platforms masterfully utilizes machine learning and data to fuel core business functions.
Perhaps the most common new year resolution (behind losing weight) is learning something new- maybe a new language. As with losing weight, the resolve to learn a new language rarely outlives January. Duolingo, backed by AI, is here to make sure that you don’t require the earth to complete a revolution around the sun to engage in learning a new language or require as much effort!
Duolingo faces challenges with crowdsourced translations and is building new monetization plans.
Disruptive English conversation lesson to all non-English natives regardless of location
Founded by a Guatemalan crowdsourcing pioneer, ReCaptcha and Duolingo harness tiny bits of mindless human work to scan, categorize, and translate the Internet.