TORONTO, ON–(March 16, 2016) – Lingo Media Corporation (TSX VENTURE: LM) (OTCQB: LMDCF) (“Lingo Media” or the “Company“), an EdTech company that is ‘Changing the way the world learns English’ through innovative online and print-based technologies and solutions, is pleased to announce that its subsidiary ELL Technologies Ltd. (“ELL Technologies”) has completed development of its “ELL Studio,” a speech recognition and practice pronunciation mobile app. With the development now complete, ELL Technologies plans to launch ELL Studio as a mobile app in the second quarter of 2016.
“In line with the Company’s commitment to Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and to provide further accessibility to its customers around the world, we are pleased to release our first mobile app enabling our learners to practice their spoken English skills anywhere, anytime in the palm of their hand,” said Gali Bar-Ziv, COO of Lingo Media. “With its personalized analysis of a learners’ pronunciation, this innovative app takes speech recognition to the next level.”
The “ELL Studio” app allows learners to practice their spoken English on their mobile device in any setting. It offers a ubiquitous and connected experience, allowing users to practice their English pronunciation through the program’s state-of-the-art speech recognition technology. The app is free for current subscribers of ELL Technologies’ courses and is available as a download on Android and iOS devices.
Lingo Media is an EdTech company that is ‘Changing the way the world learns English‘ through the combination of education with technology. The Company provides online and print-based solutions through its two distinct business units: ELL Technologies and Lingo Learning. ELL Technologies is a global English language learning online training and Assessment Company. Lingo Learning is a print-based publisher of English language learning programs in China. Lingo Media has formed successful relationships with key government and industry organizations, establishing a strong presence in China’s education market of more than 300 million students. The Company is extending its global reach, with an initial market expansion into Latin America and continues to expand its product offerings and technology applications.
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