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Yoruba101 Greeting app

Update #1 from the Yoruba101 Greeting App

A few months ago, I wrote this post where I spoke about a new approach to our language-learning apps for kids. Specifically, I mentioned that, we were in the process of unbundling the Yoruba101 app to cater for specific topics in-depth. Since then, we’ve identified Greeting...
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Why greeting is important in Yoruba culture

Some of us already know that greeting is an important characteristic of Yoruba culture. Why? Well, it took a recent experience for me to delve into the reason behind its importance. Sitting in a lecture room with students of diverse background and culture, we eagerly awaited the...
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Yoruba101: unlocking paid items for free after updating app

Yoruba101 3.1 is now available for iPhone, iPad and Android. First, apologies for the blank screen error some of you experienced in version 3.0. A big thank you to Sewa, Hugo and Mary for pointing out the problem. Yoruba101 3.1 fixes the bug and is now available for download. For...
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Travel: drawing Cultural inspirations from the Midlands

Drawing Cultural Inspirations from the Midlands

In this post, I examine the cultural inspirations drawn from my 2 weeks escape to the Midlands.  At exactly 5:58 AM on January 9, I typed out the first draft of this piece. My last day before a long indirect flight to Lagos, I sat beside the window in a quiet location Middle of...
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Infographic: How Chantelle completed the Yoruba language app challenge

Infographic: How Chantelle completed the Yoruba language app challenge

In a previous post, I shared the story of how Chantelle, a Briton became the first user to complete our Yoruba language app challenge vis-a-vis Yoruba101. Here’s an infographic to summarize her feat.
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Yoruba Language Teaching App, Yoruba101

How a British native became the first user to complete my Yoruba language learning app challenge

I stumbled upon Chantelle’s Facebook page, Official Naija Oyinbo by accident but was quickly drawn to its description. It reads in exact Yoruba language, “Ekabo oo…se dada ni…oruko mi ni Chantelle, mo gbo yoruba dada oo…” which translates to “Welcome, ho...
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Yoruba Language Learning app, Yoruba101 app

Yoruba101: Yoruba language teaching App for IOS & Android

LAGOS, NIGERIA – May 11, 2015 – Genii Games Limited announced an updated version 2.0 of its app, Yoruba101: a Yoruba language teaching mobile app for iOS and Android. Yoruba101 version 2.0 for iOS and Android is a good starter to the Yoruba language and Culture for kids. The...
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Yoruba Language Learning app, Yoruba101

Update: Yoruba101- Legend Edition

After what seemed ages, the updated Yoruba101 2.0 was released for iPads on Friday, March 13, 2015. Its Android equivalent followed on Wednesday April 1 while the iPhone version remains in the works. This has since been followed by an updated version 2.1 for iPads and Androids...
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Update: 101 Series Language apps

The past week has been an interesting one for the team in continuation of our efforts to promote Asa. In between balancing the whole exercise with other tasks, other activities can seem lost. And so, on the morning of Saturday, October 25th, while trying to organize my thoughts...
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Language App Rework: the blueprint

Yay! I’m excited at the next phase of our language teaching apps. Yes, we know that they are long due for updates * sobs *. Well, good times are here! First, a big thank you to all of you for the downloads and feedbacks. Just so you know how serious this means to us, I’ll share...
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