Curious - the game of lifelong learning

Curious - the game of lifelong learning

By Curious.com

  • Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2013-12-19
  • Current Version: 4.1.14
  • Adult Rating: 12+
  • File Size: 46.16 MB
  • Developer: Curious.com
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
Score: 3.5
3.5
From 1,087 Ratings

Description

Are you Curious? Get a daily workout of lessons, puzzles(including Crossword), and Curios and grow your Curious Quotient (CQ)! Who knew exercising your brain could be this much fun? “Curious has mastered making learning addictive.” -- PandoDaily “A Netflix For Learning” -- Forbes “Curious stands out from sites like Khan Academy, Coursera, Udacity, Udemy, and Lynda.com by focusing on learning 'for learning’s sake.'” -- VentureBeat “Curious Helps Hobbyists Share Their Skills” -- Mashable Curious helps people reclaim between 5 to 30 minutes a day to learn something new! Ready to learn? Here’s how the game of lifelong learning works: - First, we start with a brief interview. - You tell us how much time you want to spend learning a day: 5, 15, or 30 minutes - We customize your learning experience and build you a beautiful CQ wheel. Every wheel is unique! - You receive a daily, personalized learning workout via email and on your Curious dashboard. - You complete your workout by reading Curios (our well-loved daily fun fact), solving puzzles, and watching lessons. - Add lessons and topics to a focus area for longer term learning goals. - Track your progress every time you learn. You’ll be so much more interesting! Learn from over 25,000 video lessons on virtually any topic. Whether you want to learn how to crochet a scarf, plant an organic garden or play guitar, Curious helps you stay happy and healthy with a daily learning workout across eight key knowledge areas: Aesthetic (crafts, photography, sewing, drawing, interior design, crochet, graphic design) Humanities (public speaking, languages, storytelling, political science, history) Mind / Body (cooking, fitness, nutrition, confidence, meditation, yoga, mindfulness) Music (music theory, piano, guitar, singing, drums, ukulele, harmonica, violin, DJ skills) Play (home DIY, sports, travel, games, gardening, camping, puzzles, biking, running) Relationships (psychology, parenting, communication, marriage, dating, pets, leadership) S.T.E.M. (science, web development, math, biology, hardware, computing, engineering) Work (Microsoft Office, entrepreneurship, budgeting, marketing, finance, blogging, analytics) And you get recommendations from your (and our) favorite NPR shows: Science Friday, PRI's The World, BBC World Service, Marketplace, and more! You also get 5 new puzzles every day: classic crossword puzzle, math mayhem with KenKen, and more. Download the Curious app and start for FREE! Daily Curios and intro lessons available to all users; subscribe for full access to the entire lesson library. FREE trial included with each subscription. What have you got to learn? Get addicted to the game of lifelong learning & stay Curious! -- Curious offers the following all-access subscriptions: 1 month: $9.99 1 year: $69.99 These prices are for United States customers. Pricing in other countries may vary and actual charges may be converted to your local currency depending on your country of residence. Your Curious subscription automatically renews at the end of the subscription term unless auto-renewal is turned off. Subscription renewals cost the same amount as the original subscription, and your credit card will be charged through your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase. You may turn off auto-renewal at any time after purchase by going to your iTunes Account Settings. Privacy policy: https://curious.com/legal_app#privacy Terms of use: https://curious.com/legal_app#terms

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Reviews

  • Bomb.com

    5
    By Kellliisoe
    This app is awesome! It's definitely something to do when you have down time.
  • Learner

    5
    By A daily gamer
    Love this app and it is worth paying for. The variety of content brings something new everyday. Worth it.
  • This should come standard with every smartphone

    5
    By Bromotrees
    Where has this been all my life?! Aside from providing games and tasks to improve your mind's functional abilities, this app has awesome articles, tutorials, and demonstrations (all of which there WILL be a quiz on) that challenge you with new ideas that you never even knew existed. Every student, senior, simpleton, scholar, sage, and savant should make this a daily habit. Just... WOW!
  • Great learning system and fun!

    5
    By Ceshew
    I have been using this app every day for a little over a week and it has been a joy to use and play with! Highly recommended!
  • Disappointed!!!

    1
    By leiomi
    I was excited to learn things because it said free!!! You go through the interview & all the things you want to learn. Then it says to start & BAM $69 charge 😐 very misleading!!!!!
  • NOT FREE

    1
    By Breenyburg
    Everything on this app costs money!!!!
  • Love it!

    5
    By Okie Barb
    I admit it: I'm a bit of a nerd. This app is like going back to school, but I get to study a little of everything! I can take whole "classes", or just go through the lessons that are of special interest. Much cheaper than paying to audit courses at a uni. Thanks, NPR!!
  • Hooked

    5
    By AmyDRobinson
    I subscribed expecting to cancel quickly, but I am hooked!
  • Impossible

    1
    By CardHog
    Many of the headlines sound entertaining but are inaccessible without spending $10/month or $70/year. One gets 8 free points a day - which don't roll over - but the interesting articles cost 7 points to read then 2 points to read the second page or 3 points to watch the attached video. It's just a scam. Your first nugget of information is free but when you want more it's gonna run ya.
  • Great app

    5
    By Lucist
    If you don't have this app then you should download now....there is never a such a thing as too much knowledge

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