6 brilliant apps for learning a new skill

Apps for learning
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Looking for the best apps for learning a new skill? We're here for you. This is the perfect time to learn something new, and your mobile phone or tablet can help massively with that. Maybe you would like to learn something as a hobby, pr there's a topic you've always been curious about. Perhaps it would help your career, or maybe you're one of the millions of people strongly considering a new profession once we're clear(er) of the pandemic danger. Whatever it is, these apps can set you on the right path.

We've listed our six favourite apps below, available for both Android and iOS, too. If you want more app-spiration, check out our list of brilliant iPad Pro apps and, for something more specialised, see this pick of the best video editing apps as well.

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Matt Bolton

Matt is Managing Editor at TechRadar.com, and previously worked on T3, MacLife and MacFormat. He's been testing technology for over a decade, working in specialist Apple publications as well general technology and creative journalism, and has charted Apple’s ups and downs since his student days (but still hopes to hear “one more thing”). By day, you can find him covering TV, audio, smart home gear and more at T3.com, as Home Tech Editor. By night, he's probably updating or pairing or installing some new piece of technology in the quest for the perfect setup.