Tag: language technology

Speech Recognition Software Finally Works for Children

If you’ve ever used Siri — or any of the other dozens of virtual assistant style apps out there — you probably know firsthand...

Language Models for English, German, Hebrew, and More

For quite some time now, artificial intelligence (AI) researchers have been trying to figure out how — or perhaps if — computers can be...

Weekly Shorts | May 21, 2021

Apple Launches Sign Language Interpreting Program Among numerous accessibility updates, Apple launched SignTime earlier this week, a program designed to make AppleCare and Retail Customer...

Google Launches App for Language Preservation

Google’s Arts & Culture team has recently launched Woolaroo, a new tool for learning and preserving Indigenous and vulnerable languages. Woolaroo is available as...

ICU joins Unicode Consortium. What does that mean?

On 18th May, Unicode Consortium announced that ICU joined the Unicode Consortium. What does that mean? it's not your usual announcement that this or that...