Lumosity: Brain Training
Lumosity is a cognitive training program that offers an engaging way to exercise your brain and gain insights into how your mind functions. With over 100 million users worldwide, the program features games designed to improve memory, speed, flexibility, and problem-solving skills. To begin, users can take a free 10-minute Fit Test to establish baseline scores and compare their performance with others in their age group.
The app includes over 40 activities across various categories such as memory, speed, logic, problem-solving, math, and language. These activities are continuously expanding. Users can choose from carefully curated sets of games tailored to their preferences and training habits.
Lumosity provides detailed training insights, allowing users to track their strengths and weaknesses as they progress. The app also offers an analysis of their gameplay, which can help in understanding cognitive patterns.
The development of Lumosity involves a team of scientists and designers who aim to push the boundaries of brain training and cognitive research. They utilize established cognitive and neuropsychological tasks, as well as innovative challenges, to create games and puzzles that target core cognitive abilities. Collaboration with over 40 university researchers worldwide enables qualified researchers to access Lumosity training and tools for exploring new areas in the cognitive sciences.
The app is available in multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Japanese, and Korean. Users can change their device settings to their desired language to access the app in that language.
Lumosity also offers a premium subscription called Lumosity Premium. With this subscription, users receive a personalized training program, in-depth insights about their gameplay, and tips to improve accuracy, speed, and strategy. The pricing for Lumosity Premium includes monthly and yearly options, with prices varying by country.
Subscriptions are charged through the users' iTunes account, with automatic renewal unless auto-renewal is disabled at least 24 hours prior to the end of the current period. Subscription management and auto-renewal settings can be adjusted in the iTunes account settings. Please note that refunds are not provided for unused subscription terms or free trial periods.