Yspiration: Top Apps To Learn Something New

Duolingo

In the process of a new year, new you, there are so many things you can do but there may not be enough time to do them. Fortunately, there are some apps meant to help you improve yourself and learn new things while on the go.

In a generation in which we are always connected to tech like our phones, it makes things pretty convenient for us while making it hard to make an excuse not to do it.

Duolingo 

This app is great for people who want to learn or brush up on a language. The exercises do not feel like a boring class. They are very interactive and go step by step, making it easy to follow. You can learn from the basic like Spanish to Swedish. For those who like to compete, there is an option in which you and your friend can follow each other’s progress.

TedTalk

This is great for listening to some of the top minds in various industries talk about various topics from politics to psychology to power poses to entertainment. It covers everything. It’s a great way to learn something new and get a different perspective on things.

Blinkist 

Love books but don’t have time to sit down and read all of them? Blinkist has already done it for you. All you have to do is get the app and choose the books they have summarized into what they call blinks. Most of them have an audio summary of the books that are clear and straight to the point without chopping out the lessons.

Podcasts 

Podcasts cover everything from entertainment to international relations. They are a great way of catching up on the news, supplementing your gossip needs, learn about something new or simply hear a good discussion or story. They are perfect when you’re stuck in traffic!

Snapchat

Yes! It’s used for more than pictures that can’t be seen after 10 seconds! News organizations, entertainment and food outlets use it to help keep users up to date on new articles or things they’re working on. Just visit the discover section on the app and you’ll find channels from National Geographic to Cosmopolitan. You may learn something new either way.