About Blinkist

Blinkist is a mobile learning company that distills key insights from outstanding nonfiction books into fifteen-minute, made-for-mobile reads. Our mission is to make great knowledge engaging, inspiring, and accessible for the modern reader. Based in Berlin, Blinkist has been serving curious minds since 2013 and is currently available for iOS, Android, Kindle and web.

Blinkist at a Glance

  • Launched: January 2013
  • User count: 3,000,000+
  • Founders: Holger Seim, Niklas Jansen, Tobias Balling, Sebastian Klein
  • Team count: 55+
  • Headquarters: Berlin, Germany
  • Languages offered: English, German
  • Available for: iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle, Web
  • Number of books in blinks: 3,000+

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"Blinkist solves the modern reading problem by putting great nonfiction in 15-minute packs."
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