Duolingo Needs to Chill

Enough with the passive-aggressive notifications, Duo

Image courtesy of Duolingo.

A few months before I went on a much-needed vacation to Mexico City in 2018, I tried Duolingo, the ubiquitous language-learning app, to gently push my Spanish skills into something resembling respectability. But I generally dislike phone games, which meant I didn’t love the app…