the quickest way to put stuff in your brain
SpicyElephant.com is an online self-study website where you tell us what you want to study in the form of flash cards, and the system intelligently schedules when you need to study.
Spicy Elephant uses a state-of-the-art spaced repetition learning algorithm that adapts your study schedule to your individual learning needs
Education is one of the fastest growing software markets with Spicy Elephant specifically targeting students and those learning languages.
The user generated study material can by reviewed directly without an account. Signing up for a free account provides access to sophisticated scheduling system with up to five study decks. A premium account can be purchased for $20 (USD) permitting unrestricted study and the capability to create private study material.
The competing products fall into two categories: heavyweight desktop applications that offer intelligent scheduling of study material, and lightweight web offerings that offer management and sharing of study material.
The competitive advantage of Spicy Elephant is that it offers the wealth of shared user generated study material through a web interface, combined with the intelligent scheduling algorithms liberated from the desktop.