• Language learning app Duolingo confirms it has raised $35M on a $2.4B valuation

    9 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Last week, we reported that popular language learning app Duolingo , with 500 million total app downloads​, was raising $35 million on a valuation of at least $2.21 billion - the latest chapter in what has become a long book on how e-learning and other education startups are raking in big audiences and significant funding, a byproduct of the Covid-19 pandemic driving more people indoors and on to screens for all of their interactions.
    (Fittingly, Duolingo's details were part of a bigger scoop on how another edtech startup, Udemy, was looking to raise $100 million.)
    Now Duolingo's numbers...
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