Category Archives: Radio Lingua News

An update on our new site

We launched the new site at the beginning of the week and since then we’ve been tweaking things to try to ensure that all aspects of the site are working as expected. We’ve been working through all support tickets and have responded individually to everyone’s queries, and we’ve also been trying to keep the open discussions on our…

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10 years of the podcast

10 years of the podcast

According to the Radio Academy, today marks the 10th anniversary of the podcast. Here at Radio Lingua we launched Coffee Break Spanish back in 2006, and were among the first language podcasts …

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New Radio Lingua Site

Introducing our new site

We’re delighted to launch the brand new version of RadioLingua.com and we very much hope you enjoy using it. We’ve gone for a fresh, new look, focusing particularly on our Coffee Break language courses which have been enjoyed by so many learners around the world for eight years.

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Accessing our Premium Content on Android

This tutorial will help you to access all our premium content using the BeyondPod app for Android. Please be aware that BeyondPod is a third party app: there are other podcasting apps available for Android, but we’ve found that BeyondPod is the most effective way to access our premium content on Android. Please also be…

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Accessing our Premium Content on iOS

Some of our users have been experiencing problems accessing our premium content on iOS devices. This tutorial will help you to access all our premium content using the Downcast app for iPad, iPhone and iPod. Please be aware that Downcast is a third party app: there are other podcasting apps available for iOS, but we’ve…

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Coffee Break German iPad Competition Results

In lesson 29 of Coffee Break German we challenged our community to identify five mystery personalities from descriptions in German and stand the chance of winning an iPad mini. We had entries from around the world and a winning entry was selected at random this morning. We’re delighted to announce that the winner of the…

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Coffee Break Spanish in iTunes Best of 2013

We’re absolutely delighted to announce that Coffee Break Spanish has been named in the prestigious iTunes Best of 2013 list. This year, hundreds of thousands of learners from around the world have used Coffee Break Spanish to improve their Spanish skills, and iTunes has honoured us in the “Classics” section of the Best of 2013…

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Nominate us in the Podcast Awards

It’s that time of year again: the nominations process for the 9th Annual Podcast Awards has begun and we’re asking our community to nominate Coffee Break Spanish, Coffee Break French or Coffee Break German for an award. As we’ve said before, this isn’t really our style and we don’t like “asking for your vote”, but…

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iTunes 11.1 Problem – Solution

We recently highlighted a problem which some users had experienced after upgrading to iTunes 11.1. This new version of iTunes deals differently with podcasts, and many of our members use iTunes to manage their podcasts, so it has had a significant effect on part of our community. We’ve been trying to come up with various…

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Radio Lingua News, 26 Sep 2013

We’re delighted to bring you this special edition of Radio Lingua News. Watch the video above for all the details. Follow the links below for more information about our announcements: Coffee Break French Season 4 Coffee Break Spanish Season 4 Coffee Break Spanish Newsstand Magazine High Five French – French for children

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iTunes 11.1 Problems

In the past week Apple has updated iTunes to version 11.1 and with this update they have changed the way podcast subscriptions work. In addition to syncing subscriptions across devices via iCloud, iTunes version 11.1 also introduces a new way of managing podcasts. We’re still discovering exactly what that means for the Radio Lingua community,…

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130 million free language lessons delivered

We’re over the moon to learn today that in the past seven years Radio Lingua has delivered over 130 million free language lessons to learners around the world. From our first episode of Coffee Break Spanish back in 2006, right up to our latest Coffee Break French Verb Fix project and the release of Coffee…

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Radio Lingua Update

Over the past few weeks there have been some delays with our Coffee Break German course, the Coffee Break Spanish Magazine and our Coffee Break French Verb Fix course. We’d like to apologise to all our listeners for these delays. As you’re no doubt aware, Radio Lingua is a small, family-run company, and our plans…

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Now accepting payments through WorldPay

We’re delighted to announce that we are now accepting payments through WorldPay, a global leader in payment processing. You can now pay for all Radio Lingua courses with a credit or debit card securely through this newly-added payment system on our site. During our recent Spring Sale, some customers had problems paying through PayPal. In…

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Easter Sale: save 20% on all our courses

Planning a trip to a French, Spanish or German-speaking country this summer? Now is the time to get a head start on your language-learning ahead of your trip. For four days only, from Friday 29th March until Monday 1st April 2013, you can save 20% on all our courses including our award winning Coffee Break…

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