Tag: african languages

Lanfrica launches catalog of African language resources

Lanfrica, an online catalog of African language resources specialized for linguists and natural language processing (NLP) specialists, has launched after months of development.

The Underrepresentation of African Languages in Tech

Like any other continent on Earth, Africa is home to hundreds — and potentially thousands, depending on who you ask—of indigenous languages. Some of...

WikiAfrica Expands Africa’s Access to COVID-19 Information

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020, it has become especially critical that everyone has access to public health information in their native...

Africa

I’ve just finished Don Osborn’s African Languages in a Digital Age: Challenges and opportunities for indigenous language computing. Watch out for my review in...