The New Voxy

The New Voxy

Changes launched in Spring 2013 reveal an even more personalized language-learning product Six months ago, if you started a Voxy language lesson via the web on your home computer, and then had to head out to work or school, that lesson would start anew when you logged into your mobile ...

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Google+ Meets Voxy - The Next Step to Integrating Language Learning into Daily Life

Google+ Meets Voxy - The Next Step to Integrating Language Learning into Daily Life

Voxy is pleased to announce that it is bringing Google+ to its millions of language learners worldwide to provide them with a seamless experience as they learn from content that is relevant to their interests and goals. Our learners will now have the ability to sign-in, interact, and take One-on-One Live Tutoring Sessions powered by Google+ and Google+ Hangouts.

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Is this the Future of Language Learning?

Is this the Future of Language Learning?

Google debuted their mysterious “Glass” device just last year, and since then it’s garnered attention across the tech scene and even the fashion industry. Now with even more details being exposed at SXSW, it’s even more clear that Glass and wearable computing are the next “big thing.” Glass is meant to be additive to our lives by giving us an implicit and novel interface through which we can filter our experiences and access ...

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What Are The Hardest Languages To Learn? [INFOGRAPHIC]

What Are The Hardest Languages To Learn? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Learning a new language can be difficult, but some languages can be trickier than others. For native English speakers, the difficulty level of a new language depends on a variety of factors. So which are the most difficult to learn? And which languages would you be able to master in under a year? View the infographic below to learn more.

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Automating the Design Process at Voxy

Automating the Design Process at Voxy

As a company, we decided to take a look at 20-year old industry practices to see if we could find ways to improve upon them. Over the last couple of months, by using a mix of new ideas from other companies, as well as some of our very own ideas, we are doing just that. How are we doing it? Glad you asked.

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Contextual Learning: Make it relevant to your users

Contextual Learning: Make it relevant to your users

From the start, Voxy’s goal has been to make learning another language as effective and engaging as possible, using empirically established principles of instructed language acquisition and distance learning. Over the past two years, we’ve continued to learn what makes for great content and activities, and we’ve iterated on our product over and over again to continually improve the user experience. We offer our learners actual news articles and popular music, and ...

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From Paper Prototypes to the #1 Education App: Paul Gollash Shares Challenges, Advice at Lean Startup Event

From Paper Prototypes to the #1 Education App: Paul Gollash Shares Challenges, Advice at Lean Startup Event

Contributed by Jessica Weeg, Public Relations Associate at Voxy Paul Gollash, the Founder/CEO of mobile and web-based language learning technology Voxy, spoke at a Lean Startup Meetup event last night in Soho. Along with SideTour's Co-Founder Mark Webster, the two entrepreneurs shared personal stories, challenges, and advice for aspiring entrepreneurs ...

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