7 Lessons Voxy Learned Living With OMGPOP And Its CEO Dan Porter

By Paul Gollash, CEO of Voxy. Dan Porter hired me at Virgin, and has been subletting me space in various OMGPOP offices since I founded Voxy in 2010. He is also on the advisory board of Voxy. Here’s what I learned while working alongside him. 1. Investing is personal; build incredible relationships with your VCs. Business is about people, and …

Lack of Interactive Tools in Online Courses

Online courses are becoming more and more prevalent nowadays in colleges all over the world. However, a recent study has shown that even with the abundance of new technologies to make online courses more interactive, the majority of community college professors still relied on traditional classroom teaching methods. Professors have been using textbook-based assignments as …

The Future of Language and Technology

Prominent British English Scholar David Crystal once said “Never predict the future with language.” But Ben Zimmer from the New York times seems to think otherwise: “Language will become more technologically mediated.” It’s hard to argue with his logic, considering the flexibility of technological gadgets these days. Whether you’re typing away on your computer at …

Voxy Is Now on Android

Voxy is proud to announce that our mobile English-learning app for native Spanish and Portuguese speakers is now available on Android devices. The app contains all of the amazing features that made our iPhone app the most popular in Latin America, including GPS location-based lessons, camera-based object recognition, daily lessons translated from Associate Press headline …

Voxy Is Hiring!

Voxy is looking for a creative, organized, energetic, optimistic and enthusiastic rockstar intern to join our marketing team in managing the growth and optimization of our blog, Facebook and Twitter properties. Spanish fluency required. Responsibilities include: Manage the voice of Voxy by curating and publishing engaging daily content for our social media platforms Build our …

New Funding and Launching in Brazil

Aprenda inglês com a Voxy

We are incredibly excited to announce that Voxy has raised $2.8M to continue expanding our product and company! Seavest, Inc. and Contour Ventures are welcome additions to our investor base, joining ff Asset Management and several other new and existing angel investors. Following the financing round, we launched our iPhone app in Brazil on August …