Duolinguo disappeared from Android apps stores in China along with other language-learning apps amid Beijing’s crackdown on edtech platforms. Photo: Reuters
Duolinguo disappeared from Android apps stores in China along with other language-learning apps amid Beijing’s crackdown on edtech platforms. Photo: Reuters

Beijing’s education crackdown hits Duolingo, Memrise as language-learning apps are pulled from Chinese app stores

  • Overseas-based language-learning apps such as Duolingo and Memrise get pulled from some Chinese Android app stores amid the country’s edtech crackdown
  • Duolingo, which remains available on Apple’s China App Store, said it is working on the problem

Duolinguo disappeared from Android apps stores in China along with other language-learning apps amid Beijing’s crackdown on edtech platforms. Photo: Reuters
Duolinguo disappeared from Android apps stores in China along with other language-learning apps amid Beijing’s crackdown on edtech platforms. Photo: Reuters
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