Fox News Praises Popular Language-Learning Mobile App – “We love Byki apps!”
Transparent Language´s Byki Mobile Shines in Fox News Review of Language-Learning Mobile Apps
Nashua, NH (PRWEB) March 23, 2012
In a recent review of several top foreign language mobile apps, Fox News praised Transparent Language´s Byki Mobile App for its simplicity and ease of use, stating that “What´s great is that the app encourages you to keep going“¦” Available in over 30 languages, Byki Mobile is available as a download from both the Apple Store and Google Play. To see the video, visit http://video.foxnews.com/v/1510610477001/tapped-in-iphone-foreign-language-apps.
Based on Transparent Language’s best-selling Byki language-learning software, Byki Mobile is a powerful and personalized language-learning system that is designed to advance language proficiency by expanding the learner’s vocabulary reservoir. In addition to being presented in an engaging flash card interface, the system also tracks everything learned, automatically presenting the appropriate material at just the right intervals – ensuring that the material covered is successfully locked into the learner’s memory.
Byki Mobile also includes innovative features such as:
- Twitter Integration – This unique feature delivers a real-time Twitter search of words and phrases the user is learning so they can see real-world examples of how people use them in actual conversations.
- SlowSound – This audio control slows down the pronunciation of the word or phrase. Combined with native speaker recordings, this feature lets Byki users hear every nuance of a language so they can reproduce and master its proper pronunciation.
- Searchable Phrasebook – The search feature provides users with a quick reference in their native language so they can easily find the foreign language words and phrases they need.
With over 100,000 downloads, Byki Mobile apps are fun, easy-to-use language-learning tools that are a popular choice for language learners of all types. With the continued development of mobile and internet applications, learning a new language is becoming more convenient and effective than ever.
About Transparent Language, Inc.
America plays a prominent role in world affairs, and yet our longstanding English-centricity has left us weaker than we should be in our ability to communicate globally. At Transparent Language, we attempt to correct this problem by developing language-learning resources and systems that deliver more rapid, reliable, and engaging language learning to those who need language skills for work or school, as well as those who simply find joy in learning and using other languages. Each day we use our expertise in the research and practice of language learning to build programs that are licensed for use by all personnel of Foreign Service Institute, Defense Language Institute, US Special Operations Command, US Marine Corps, US Navy, and many other government organizations, as well as by thousands of schools, hundreds of public libraries, and millions of individual users.
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