Rosetta Stone Offers On-the-Go Coursework for Corporate and Public Sector Customers
New Mobile Platform Maximises Organisations' Language-Learning Investments
2011 August, 4
Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a leading provider of technology-based language-learning solutions, today announced the release of its latest innovation, Rosetta Stone® TOTALe Companion™ HD, an app for the iPad® device that supplements and enhances the company's comprehensive language-learning experience.The new addition will be available to Rosetta Stone® Enterprise TOTALe™ (pronounced towTALLY) customers later this summer.
TOTALe Companion HD provides Enterprise TOTALe learners - including executives and talent in sales, operations, engineering, marketing, and employees who travel frequently for business - an innovative way to enrich their language-learning experience. This app allows Enterprise TOTALe customers to maximise their language-learning investment by extending the solution to the widely popular iPad platform, without any additional IT costs or support. TOTALe Companion HD can be used by employees anywhere their iPad is connected to the Internet, enabling more frequent and consistent usage, thus
helping organisations achieve results even faster.
Rosetta Stone Enterprise TOTALe allows employees to learn at their own pace without a bricks-andmortar classroom environment. The comprehensive language-learning experience combines the proven Rosetta Course® software with Rosetta Studio® practice sessions and the Rosetta World online community.
- Rosetta Course. Where learners develop a foundation of language, build a vocabulary and are encouraged to speak correctly.
- Rosetta Studio. Where learners sharpen their skills online through live, 50-minute sessions led by tutors who are native speakers.
- Rosetta World. Where learners connect with others in an online community to explore language through fun games and other inspiring activities.
"The ability for organisations to provide their employees with language learning on the iPad® is a reflection of our commitment to deliver our solutions across multiple devices," said Mike Fulkerson, Chief Technology Officer at Rosetta Stone." Last year we enhanced our core Enterprise product with
interactive services, and now we're expanding that approach by allowing customers to learn a language on the iPad. The convenience of the mobile platform further enhances employee satisfaction and ultimately enables language-learning success."
Access to TOTALe Companion HD is included in an organisation's purchase of Enterprise TOTALe. TOTALe Companion HD can be downloaded from iTunes® and the Apple® App Store℠. TOTALe Companion HD is offered in 20 languages: Chinese (Mandarin), Japanese, Korean, Hindi, English (American and British), Dutch, Filipino (Tagalog), French, German, Greek, Italian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish (Latin America and Spain), Swedish, Turkish and Vietnamese. More information is available at RosettaStone.co.uk.
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About Rosetta Stone
Rosetta Stone Inc. is changing the way the world learns languages. Rosetta Stone provides interactive solutions that are acclaimed for their speed and power to unlock the natural language-learning ability in everyone. Available in more than 30 languages, Rosetta Stone language-learning solutions are used by schools, organizations and millions of individuals in over 150 countries throughout the world. The company was founded in 1992 on the core beliefs that learning a language should be natural and instinctive and that interactive technology can replicate and activate the immersion method powerfully
for learners of any age. The company is based in Arlington, Va., with international offices in the United Kingdom, Korea, Japan and Germany. "Rosetta Stone," "TOTALe" and other products and services referred to herein are trademarks or registered trademarks or trademarks of Rosetta Stone Ltd. in the United States and other countries. Apple, iPad, App Store and iTunes Store are trademarks of Apple Inc.
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