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Microsoft Shows Off Real-Time Skype Translator
Malaysia Star ^
| Wednesday May 28, 2014
Posted on 05/27/2014 11:19:31 PM PDT by nickcarraway
Microsoft Corp showed off a test version of a real-time, spoken-word translation service for Skype calls on Tuesday, the first time the world's largest software company has demonstrated the breakthrough technology publicly in the United States.
Skype Translator, as it is currently called, allows speakers in different languages to hear the other's words spoken in their own language, according to a demo introduced by chief executive officer Satya Nadella at the Code Conference technology gathering in Rancho Palos Verdes, California.
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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Computers/Internet
KEYWORDS: language; microsoft; skype
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posted on 05/27/2014 11:26:02 PM PDT
Will it translate woman-speak?
To: Organic Panic
...only if they are not a married couple.
posted on 05/27/2014 11:48:04 PM PDT
“Emergency, everybody to get from street!”
posted on 05/28/2014 4:12:35 AM PDT
by Flick Lives
("I can't believe it's not Fascism!")
“... other’s words spoken in their own language”
Yep, that’s about it. Sounds like a beginner language student’s translation exercise, but the output is metallic.
posted on 05/28/2014 4:56:22 AM PDT
posted on 05/28/2014 4:59:19 AM PDT
by Fresh Wind
(The last remnants of the Old Republic have been swept away.)
That turnout bad to be could. No?
posted on 05/28/2014 12:46:42 PM PDT
(Socialism is the gospel of envy and the religion of thieves)
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