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Language-learning app Duolingo is now valued at more than $1 billion after an investment from Google's parent company

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Language-learning company Duolingo just raised $30 million from CapitalG, an investment fund under Google's parent company, Alphabet .
This investment means the company is now valued at over $1 billion - making it Pittsburgh's first unicorn .
Duolingo's success might also be tied to its distance from Silicon Valley , and the dramatically lower costs associated with that.
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