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How Gamification Is Changing Our World

By Allison Brickell on July 13, 2022

Last week, I started a journey along with millions of other people.  I’ve never met these people. But we’re all driven by a common goal: to learn a new language. And we’re doing it on Duolingo. When I downloaded the Duolingo app to refresh my Arabic language skills, I had an idea of what to expect. I have friends who use the app. So I knew about the cheerful (and psychologically satisfying) noises the…