SuperMemo Blog

November 9, 2018
Give the most awarded English course a try for FREE! Spend 10 days with Olive Green and have fun learning with an interactive action film!
October 29, 2018
Monstrous discount on all our courses! No tricks – only treats! -20% on everything!
October 18, 2018
Make this autumn exciting with the Olive Green action movie and learn English in a unique way at a 30% discount!
October 5, 2018
Let your autumn be extreme! Get our intensive English, German, Spanish and French vocabulary courses with 30% discount.
September 27, 2018
Catch the autumn promotion! 20% off all courses!
September 19, 2018
We have a special deal for our youngest Users! 20% off the courses from Memo the Dragon and Young Learners series.
September 4, 2018
It was around 1450 that Johannes Gutenberg, a German inventor, developed a method of movable type and used it to create one of the Western world's first printed books.
August 31, 2018
Get all the bestselling courses from the No Problem series with 30% discount and start learning a new language comprehensively!
August 28, 2018
The Olive Green course has recently been updated with a new set of translations, this time for the "Cultural trivia" section that you can find at the end of each chapter. The new add-on includes translations into Polish (all levels A1-C1), German (A1-B1 levels) and Spanish (A1- A2 levels). To read the translation in your language, simply click or tap on the down arrow to the right of the comment. The translation will appear below the text. To close the translation, just click on the arrow again. Enjoy learning with Olive Green!
August 21, 2018
Olive Green loves to travel and this time she arrived in Germany.
August 13, 2018
Get 20% off on any course and start your summer adventure with learning!
July 31, 2018
One day special offer: Olive Green -30%, today only!
July 18, 2018
The SuperMemo app for iOS devices got a new feature in its functionality – speech synthesis (Text To Speech) which you can use in the private courses and MemoCards. Now, you are able to learn more effectively and be sure about the correctness of your pronunciation!
July 3, 2018
Want to learn the basics of English quickly? Learn online during your vacation using English course in pictures. You will effectively master 500 English words and phrases that are necessary when travelling abroad! How to start for FREE?
June 21, 2018
Start your summer adventure with the most awarded English course in history! Now available with 20% discount!
June 20, 2018
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June 12, 2018
Learn football vocabulary for free and get a 15% discount for the full basic vocabulary courses from the Extreme series!
June 7, 2018
Contact us and find out how to engage and retain your students using our comprehensive and quality courses designed for in-class teaching, allowing students to continue at home.
June 6, 2018
June is the time of Phrasebooks. Prepare for the summer holidays and learn one language for 7 days FREE!
May 23, 2018
Have you ever used mixed repetitions on Check out how they work!
May 2, 2018
Olive Green available in Spain!
April 20, 2018
This year, for the first time ever, we will be visiting The Buenos Aires International Book Fair.
April 11, 2018
New feature on! An in-app Dictionary is now available also for iOS users.
April 4, 2018
New courses for children on! Memo the Dragon series has grown joined by next languages – now your child can learn English, German, Spanish, French, Russian and Polish. 10 days for FREE!
March 20, 2018
We spent the beginning of March in Beijing, where we worked on preparations to launch in China. Work in progress.
March 16, 2018
We are proud to present the complete 8 language phrasebook series, available now in the catalogue.
March 15, 2018
Great news from London! We have been shortlisted to The London Book Fair International Excellence Awards 2018!
March 6, 2018
In 2018 London Book Fair will celebrate its 47-year anniversary. It's a global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution of content across print, audio, TV, film and digital channels.
February 28, 2018
In the middle of February we presented the idea of during the Innovation Academy 2020 in Warsaw.
February 20, 2018
New features in! "Add to SuperMemo" button when browsing (Android 6.0 +) and “Add to SuperMemo” button on the home screen (Android 7.0 +).
February 14, 2018
Next great news, this time from Birmingham, United Kingdom! We're very proud to be a finalist at the Education Resources Awards 2018 with our course Olive Green.
January 22, 2018
Olive Green shortlisted to GESS Awards.
January 16, 2018
The year begins on a high note with the BETT Show at ExCeL in London on January 24-27.
January 15, 2018
Good news keep on coming! This time we would like to introduce our licensing partner from Ukraine – Ranok.
January 9, 2018
We are pleased to announce that from now on Olive Green will be available in South Korea. Our licensing partner Darakwon took on a great challenge.
December 28, 2017 has a new online feature – a translation widget! To call it up, highlight a word or phrase on the website.
December 22, 2017
More courses for children available in technology! English with Memo the Dragon is a two-part course aimed at children aged 3-6, teaching basic vocabulary with the use of funny animations.
December 14, 2017
New in our course catalogue! The Young Learners series of English courses for kids. Read on to learn more about this latest publication, its structure, objectives and content.
December 14, 2017
30 years ago yesterday, SuperMemo 1.0 for DOS was born.
November 30, 2017
The app for Android has a new functionality – speech synthesis (Text To Speech) – available for private courses and MemoCards. Now, you can easily add words to your courses in any language you choose.
November 22, 2017
You may be familiar with those serrated sets of forgetting curves characteristic of spaced repetition. The picture has been made popular by the article in Wired. That picture has been wrongly attributed to Hermann Ebbinghaus ever since. This blog entry explains the birth of that misattribution.
November 20, 2017
The second largest book fair in the world after Frankfurt's, the Guadalajara International Book Fair begins next week on Monday November 27, and SuperMemo will be visiting it for the first time in our history.
November 13, 2017
With the latest update, it is now possible to edit your MemoCards directly in the iOS and Android apps.
October 25, 2017
The 21st edition of the International Book Fair in Krakow will take place on October 26-29 in EXPO Krakow. Just like every year, the fair is a real feast for all book lovers, which also includes those looking for materials for language learning. This year, it is France who holds the title of Guest of Honour in Krakow.
October 17, 2017
Every year at the Frankfurt Book Fair, the publishing industry’s Bookseller magazine announces the shortlist for the FutureBook awards. In 2017, SuperMemo was honoured with a nomination for Olive Green in the Book of the Year: Adults category. When we already thought the list of prizes for Olive Green is full, yet another competition proved us wrong :)
October 3, 2017
The Frankfurter Buchmesse GmbH has been organising the Frankfurt Book Fair since 1949. Every year, 7,300 exhibitors from more than 100 countries, 275,000 visitors, 4,000 events, 10,000 journalists and 2,400 bloggers all gather in Frankfurt during the biggest trade fair for the international publishing industry.
September 29, 2017
Organised by IFEMA and promoted by the Spanish Federation of Publishers' Associations (FGEE for short), LIBER International Book Fair takes place from 4 to 6 October 2017 in Hall 14 at Feria de Madrid.
August 27, 2017
Good news for all our website users: we have recently added special keybaords with language-specific signs in all our courses online. Filling in gaps in online courses has never been easier.Whenever you come across a gap-filling exercise in your online course, you will see a small icon with a keyboard next to it. Click on the icon and a keyboard with your language-specific signs will appear. Click the letter that you need to fill in the gap. Then close the keyboard and check your answer as usual. Installing your language keyboard is no longer necessary!
July 31, 2017
On its 24th edition, the Beijing International Book Fair will host Iran as the country of honour. This edition will also be SuperMemo's second visit to this largest book exhibition in Asia. SuperMemo's representatives will be present at the China International Exhibition Center on August 23 and 24, with a very tight schedule of meetings with our potential partners on the Chinese market.
July 20, 2017
Following the Italian edition by Gribaudo, an imprint of the Feltrinelli publishing group, Olive Green has made her way to France! It is our pleasure to announce that Olive Green is now available in France thanks to the licensing agreement signed between SuperMemo and Harrap’s, an imprint of Larousse.