Apps

Amit Bhatnagar on Quora.com on January 19, 2013

Try Duolingo (language tool). You can use it over web, but I feel that the best way is to use the iPhone app.

Definitely unusual, and although it may be too early for me to label it effective  (It’s just my third day of learning Spanish using DuoLingo iPhone app; I am loving it so far.), based on the reviews and articles that I have read about this app, this appears to be quite effective. In fact, a recent study found this to be more effective than other traditional methods:
Study: Learning Spanish With Duolingo Can Be More Effective Than College Classes Or Rosetta Stone | TechCrunch

Try it! Certainly, a better use of your free time than Draw Something or Angry Birds (game)

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amitbhatnagar on July 9, 2012

New York City. December, 2009: My NYC based friend had to pick me up from one of the metro stations, but I got down at the wrong side of the station. After about 3-4 calls of “Where exactly are you?” and 10 minutes of searching, we were able to find each other. At that time, […]

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