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January 25, 2019

Motivational Phrases in 20 Languages

What better time to get a jolt of motivation than now, when resolutions seem far less attractive than happy hour or catching up on Black Mirror? Below you’ll find loose translations for how to say, “You can do it” in 20 languages. Say it to your friend on the way to the gym, to your […]

January 22, 2019

Rosetta Stone Unveils New Features and Yes, Augmented Reality is Happening

What to expect from the updated app A far cry from CDs in yellow boxes, Rosetta Stone’s new features take online learning to new heights. Here are four reasons you’re going to love the new app: Learn using your surroundings with Seek & Speak Using object-recognition technology that leverages augmented reality, Seek & Speak turns […]

December 31, 2018

How to Ring in the New Year in 20 Languages

When it comes to welcoming in the new year, the possibilities are endless. Below, find a celebration cheat sheet full of phrases and traditions from around the globe so you can say Happy New Year in 20 languages.  Burn effigies in Ecuador. If you’d like to remove toxic people and memories from your life in […]

December 14, 2018


December 11, 2018

Gifts for the Savvy Traveler

If you’ve got someone whose bucket list and Instagram feed is the envy of friends and family, this gift guide is for you. From airport comfort and packing convenience to opportunities to travel without leaving the comfort of your couch, these gift suggestions for globetrotters will kick-start your holiday shopping. While you probably can’t afford […]

December 6, 2018

The Best Gifts for Busy Professionals

The holidays can be a hectic time, and for many busy professionals, they’d really like the one gift that’s difficult to give—time. While you can’t wrap-up stolen minutes, you can focus on gifts that help the hard-working folks in your life take a moment for themselves. From stress relief to efficiency, these products give back […]

December 3, 2018

5 Reasons Why You Should Give Rosetta Stone

Suddenly feeling stuck about what to give during the holiday season? Sure, you have choices—multicolor blenders, air fryers, wool caps, dog raincoats—but gifting a new language is really special. Discover why they’ll love it: 1. A new language boosts confidence. Unlike those bleached jeans… speaking multiple languages never goes out of style. They’ll pronounce each […]

November 26, 2018

Holiday Giving: A Guide to the Best Gifts for Parents

  When the holidays roll around, it’s often parents who find their hands full, hustling to get gifts for little ones and spreading holiday cheer. If you’ve got one of those busy holiday ambassadors on your shopping list, you may have found it difficult to discern what would bring a little magic into their hectic […]

November 16, 2018

History and Hebrew in Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv, Israel I feel fortunate to have had a multicultural upbringing, not only at home but also in my community. Believe it or not, growing up as a Spanish, Australian Jew was not that unusual in Miami, Florida, a city filled with Latinos of every color, religion, and ethnicity (my best friend is “Jewban”––Jewish/Cuban––and […]

November 8, 2018

From New Delhi to New Haven: My Hindi Journey

New Delhi, India After three plane rides, around 48 hours of cumulative travel, and some suspicious-looking curry on my flight, I finally stumbled into the Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport around noon. As I soaked in the heat and swatted away my first of the mosquitoes I would come to know all too well throughout […]