Wasting time on the web is not a new concept for the Internet age. But what if that time spent on Facebook, Reddit, and Tumblr could also help you learn a new language?
That's the idea of Flipword, a venture that just won $15,000 in seed funding from University of Illinois Urbana- Champaign's annual venture challenge, Cozad. The web application takes words that you want to learn in a different language and automatically translates them on whatever web page you're surfing, with more words added over time. That way, learning the language becomes a natural part of a daily habit.
The idea came...
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