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Introducing the FluentU iPad App

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The wait is over!

After months of development, we’ve finally released our iPad app.

It brings the best of FluentU – learning languages with real-world videos like music videos, movie trailers, news, and more – to the iPad.

And …

Update: Blazing Fast Search!

In our 5th year of operation, we’ve had a fortunate problem.

We have too much content.

Too much authentic goodness like music videos, entertaining commercials and TV show segments.

For example, for Chinese we have 1,800+ videos, 450+ audio files …

1 Day After Launch, FluentU iPhone App is Already #67 Among Free Educational Apps!

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The FluentU app is now available for download!

1 day after launch, our first 44 reviews are in, and FluentU is already ranking #67 among free education apps in the US app store!

What are users saying?

I have waited

It’s Almost Here… The FluentU iPhone App is Launching on May 28!

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It’s official…

After 19 months of development, our iPhone app is finally launching on May 28.

Now you can learn a language with real-world videos no matter where you are.

We know you’ll love it.

But don’t take our word …

Giveaway: Win a Lifetime Subscription to FluentU!

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In celebration of our upcoming iPhone app launch on May 28, we’re doing a giveaway!

One lucky winner will get a lifetime subscription to FluentU, the best way to learn a language with music videos, movie trailers, news, and …

An Amazing Way to Find the Perfect Video to Learn Vocabulary Words

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Let’s say you’ve got 10 words to learn by tomorrow.

And you don’t want to go through the drudgery of making your own flashcards.

Instead, you want to see those words in action.

If only you could find the perfect …

More Efficient Vocab List Management and Paypal Payments

We’re excited to announce 2 new updates that our users have been asking for.

More Efficient Vocab Management

Many of you are already using FluentU as your go-to tool for learning vocab.

After all, you can already import words into …

Awesome New Feature: Audio for All Words and Examples

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Our team at FluentU will do anything to help you learn a language.

We will go to the edge of the earth.

Watch “The Interview” again.

Whatever it takes.

With FluentU, you already have the convenience of being able to …

37 Amazing Polyglots Who Are Happy to Show You How They Do It

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What’s your number?

By number, of course, I’m referring to the number of languages you speak.

Whether you’re an aspiring polyglot or can already speak multiple languages, you probably have some serious language learning goals.

You probably also know that …

The Simple Secret to Foreign Language Fluency

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What’s the hardest part of learning languages?

They feel arbitrary.

They have their own logic, but it takes trial and error to figure them out.

What if there was a shortcut?

A way to learn from your mistakes before making …