Tag: Microsoft

Straker reports strong growth in quarterly report

Straker Translations reported on Friday that it has earned $33 million NZD (19.37 million USD) in revenue during the first half of Fiscal Year...

UIUC partners with tech companies to improve speech recognition for individuals...

Amazon, Google, Meta, Microsoft, and Apple may have competing interests, but they’ve recently found one thing to work together on: All five of these big tech companies have joined forces to support the Speech Accessibility Project at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC).

Fujitsu adds te reo Māori language on ServiceNow

Information and communications technology company Fujitsu Aotearoa New Zealand introduces the te reo Māori language on digital workflow platform ServiceNow to reduce communication barriers...

Microsoft adds Ukrainian to Reading Progress platform

Earlier this month, Microsoft announced that its Reading Progress tool — a free platform that allows teachers to assess students’ reading progress — will include Ukrainian in its list of available languages.

Consoltec Turns into a Microsoft Associate

Consoltec turns into a Microsoft associate and takes FlowFit-TMS to an entire new degree. Consoltec is a software program firm that has devoted 20 years...

Two new languages in Microsoft Translator: Somali and Zulu

Today, Microsoft is adding two new languages to Translator’s ever-growing list of languages—Somali and Zulu! Somali and Zulu text translation is available now in...

Microsoft introduces updates to Microsoft Translator

Earlier this week Microsoft announced a new upgrade to its machine translation (MT) software, Microsoft Translator. The updated version utilizes Z-code, a multilingual artificial...

Microsoft and Canadian government partner to create MT for indigenous languages

Microsoft Translator now offers Inuinnaqtun and a romanized version of Inuktitut, which were developed with the support of the government of Nunavut, Canada, and other community groups. Inuktitut, which is the most widely known and spoken dialect of the Inuktut language, was first added to Microsoft Translator in Jan. 2021. When it was first added to the platform, Microsoft Translator could only translate it using the native Inuktitut syllabary system.

Microsoft Translator Now Available in 100+ Languages

The team behind Microsoft’s Azure AI platform recently announced that the company’s machine translation (MT) system, Microsoft Translator, is now capable of translating text...

Open World E07 Ft. Kate Edwards – LocFact #TheSims

Alexis: Hi, everyone. Welcome to another LocFact. Loretta: Hi, guys. For today's LocFact, we will be talking about a game that has sold enough copies...

Microsoft Turing Model Tops NLP Leaderboard

A Microsoft-developed language representation model has been ranked among the best in the world on Google’s Cross-Lingual Transfer Evaluation of Multilingual Encoders (XTREME) public...

Weekly Shorts | April 2, 2021

XTRF launches advisory board to bolster business strategy Translation management platform provider XTRF has announced the creation of a new advisory board appointed to support...