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Apps now included in Premium Membership!

Great news for all our mobile users! We just launched an update for our iPhone/iPad app. From now on, all units in our popular apps for iPhone/iPad are automatically activated if you are a  Premium memberPremium Member. Of course the same is true of our app for Android devices, such as HTC, Samsung, Google Phone, LG and Motorola.

busuu.com App

Synchronise the app with your online profile to earn busuu-berriesbusuu-berry and reach your Mybusuu goal, wherever you might be. The app includes over 3,000 words and key phrases with pictures and recordings to help you pronounce and memorise them. Learn languages easily with our vocabulary and dialogue exercises and test yourself with our interactive review at the end of each unit.

In addition to this, the iOS update automatically activates our Travel Course on your app! This course will help you learn essential words and expressions you need to know when travelling abroad. Download your app now!

busuu.com App

Our apps have already been downloaded a total of over 6 million times. Don’t miss out on this perfect add-on for language learning and get your own app to learn languages on the go!

Not yet a Premium MemberPremium Member? Use our New Year’s 15% discount to upgrade your account and access all our Premium FunctionsPremium Member, including the premium content of our apps. Until 31 January 2011, you can become a Premium MemberPremium Member from only 4,24€ per month!

This free app is available in the following languages:

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busuu.com reaches 10 million users

We’re growing quickly and it’s all thanks to you! In just three-and-a-half years, over 5 million users have registered on busuu.com. In little more than one year, our apps have been downloaded 5 million times. That makes 10 million in total!

Every day, over 15,000 new users join busuu.com to improve their language skills with other native speakers and our award-winning courses. No wonder we are the world’s most active online community for learning languages.

If you want to learn languages on the go, our apps for iPhone and Android (e.g. Samsung, LG and Motorola) are an ideal add-on to our online community. In June 2011, our app won the “Stiftung Warentest” for Best Mobile English Vocabulary Trainer. At peak times, we register 40,000 downloads a day. Downloads for the Android apps in particular have gone through the roof: in only 3 months almost 1,500,000 apps from this particular operating system have been downloaded.

          

The apps are available for all nine languages offered on the website and do not require an internet connection to access the content. They include 20 free learning units for each language – full content with over 3,000 words and key phrases can be purchased from inside the app, from beginner to intermediate level. You can even synchronise the app with your busuu.com profile and earn busuu-berrieswherever you are. Get your own app now!

We plan to grow even more in the future and soon we’ll add new languages to make busuu.com available for even more people around the globe.

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busuu.com launches free Travel App for iPhone or iPad!

With everybody planning their holidays, busuu.com has just launched a must-have Travel App for your iPhone/iPad. Our new Travel App will help you find your way during your adventures abroad, be it exploring the big city or relaxing on the beach – and, best of all, it is completely free! Just download the Travel App in your iTunes App Store directly from your iPhone (including the new iOS4, optimized for Retina display), iPod Touch or iPad.

Our new Travel App will help you learn essential words and expressions you need to know when travelling abroad. The App is available for learning Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Turkish, Polish and English.

iPad Travel App

Of course, you can also earn juicy busuu-berries  while using our new Travel App! Simply synchronise the App with your online busuu.com profile and your new busuu-berries will be added automatically.

 

Complete audio-visual learning content

Just as our Apps for the regular courses which have been already downloaded by more than 2m people around the world, our Travel Application offers audio-visual learning content (including pictures and sounds) and can be used even without an Internet connection.

 

The busuu.com Travel App contains:

  • Survival Guide: This is a set of useful words and phrases for your holidays. You do not know how to order a glass of wine? Just look it up in your Survival Guide!
  • Vocabulary: As with our regular iPhone Apps, you can flip through key words and phrases. In addition, all learning content is supported by pictures and professional voice-overs.
  • Dialogue: You will have access to typical holiday dialogues spoken by native speakers as well as multiple choice questions to test your reading comprehension skills.
  • Interactive exercises: You can test yourself with our fun and varied reviews!
  • Mistakes overview: The application stores all of your test mistakes to help you focus on your weaknesses and progress much faster with your language learning.

 

The Travel App includes full access to 15 learning units which are divided into the following 5 courses: “Basic Expressions”, “Transportation”, “Moving Around”, “Money, Shopping and Eating” and “Planning and Accommodation”.

iPad Travel App Survival Guide

So, leave your dictionaries at home and improve your language skills on the way to your holiday destination by downloading our free Travel App now! You can also click on the pictures or follow the links below to download each iPhone application from the iTunes store FOR FREE:

 

 


 

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busuu.com goes iPad with seven free language learning apps

Thanks to our very active community we had over 1 million downloads of our iPhone apps in the first four months of our mobile launch in October last year. Since then, we have received incredible feedback including many requests for an iPad version. Today, we are very proud to announce the eagerly awaited launch of our seven native iPad apps!

From now on, you can download each app for learning SpanishFrenchGermanItalianPortugueseRussian and English directly onto your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. With the updated version, we have now also created a side bar for easier navigation through the various language courses. Furthermore, we have adapted the screen layouts specifically for the iPad to give you a great user experience.

Every app offers our award-winning audio-visual learning content and can be used without an internet connection.

busuu.com iPad apps for free

Each busuu.com iPhone/iPad application contains:

  • Vocabulary: as with our online language courses, you can flip through more than 3,000 key words and phrases. In addition, all learning content is supported by pictures and professional voice-overs.
  • Dialogue: you will have access to more than 150 dialogues spoken by native speakers as well as multiple choice questions to test your reading comprehension skills.
  • Interactive exercises: you can test yourself with our fun and varied unit reviews!
  • Mistakes overview: the application stores all of your test mistakes to help you focus on your weaknesses and progress much faster with your language learning.

Earn even more busuu-berries on the move!

Best of all, you can also earn juicy busuu-berries  while using our new iPhone/iPad app! Simply synchronise the app with your online busuu.com profile and your new busuu-berries will be added automatically. This means that you can switch seamlessly between learning on the iPhone/iPad and the busuu.com website!

The free version of each app includes full access to 20 learning units (5 units at each level). The complete, paid-for content offers vocabulary units (with more than 3,000 words and phrases), grammar units, 150 dialogues and hundreds of interactive exercises. This can be activated by paying just 2.99 EUR per learning level or 12.00 EUR for each entire course.

So, keep improving your language skills and earning busuu-berries while on the bus, on the metro or wherever you are by downloading our free iPhone/iPad application now! You can also click on the pictures or follow the links below to download each iPhone/iPad application from the iTunes store for free:

Learn
English!
Learn
Spanish!
Learn
French!
Learn
German!
Learn
Italian!
Learn
Portuguese!
Learn
Russian!

We are sure that you will enjoy very much our new iPhone/iPad applications and that they will further improve your language learning experience with busuu.com.

More exciting updates coming soon! Stay curious!

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busuu.com launches seven iPhone applications to learn languages on-the-go

Here at busuu.com, we are very excited to announce that you can now learn languages on the go! We have launched seven new iPhone applications for free download on the iTunes App Store.

Our new iPhone applications enable you to learn Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian and English directly from your iPhone (including the new iOS4, optimized for Retina display), iPod Touch and iPad.

Complete audiovisual learning content

Every application offers our complete audiovisual learning content (including pictures and sounds) and can be used even without an internet connection.

Each busuu.com iPhone application contains:

  • Vocabulary: as with our online language courses, you can flip through more than 3,000 key words and phrases. In addition, all learning content is supported by pictures and professional voice-overs.
  • Dialogue: you will have access to more than 150 dialogues spoken by native speakers as well as multiple choice questions to test your reading comprehension skills.
  • Interactive exercises: you can test yourself with our fun and varied unit reviews!
  • Mistakes overview: the application stores all of your test mistakes to help you focus on your weaknesses and progress much faster with your language learning.

Earn even more busuu-berries on the move!

Best of all, you can also earn juicy busuu-berries  while using our new iPhone app! Simply synchronise the app with your online busuu.com profile and your new busuu-berries will be added automatically. This means that you can switch seamlessly between learning on the iPhone and the busuu.com website!

The free version of each app includes full access to 20 learning units (5 units at each level). The complete, paid-for content offers vocabulary units (with more than 3,000 words and phrases), grammar units, 150 dialogues and hundreds of interactive exercises. This can be activated by paying just 2.99 EUR per learning level or 12.00 EUR for each entire course.

So, keep improving your language skills and earning busuu-berries while on the bus, on the metro or wherever you are by downloading our free iPhone application now! You can also click on the pictures or follow the links below to download each iPhone application from the iTunes store FOR FREE:

Learn
English!
Learn
Spanish!
Learn
French!
Learn
German!
Learn
Italian!
Learn
Portuguese!
Learn
Russian!

We are sure that you will LOVE (as much as we do :-) our new iPhone applications and that they will further improve your language learning experience with busuu.com.

Stay tuned because we will launch more exciting updates very soon!