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Skype smashes language barrier with rollout of translation services

Microsoft has completed the roll out of the real-time translation feature to all Skype for Windows users. It says traffic spiked after the preview launched a year ago.

By 15 January 2016

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Visteon shows a new sign language for your car's dashboard

At CES 2016, automotive electronics supplier Visteon showed a near production-ready gesture interface, with a set of discreet hand motions to control audio and phone systems in a car.

By 7 January 2016

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Google Now on Tap adds new features, learns new languages

Tap and hold the phone's home button to see and do more with the Android 6.0 feature, which also adds support for six languages.

By 16 December 2015

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Windows 10 Settings menu: The Time & language tab

How to change the time, date and language in Windows 10.

By 3 December 2015

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Student's smart glove converts sign language into text and speech

A student's invention could make communication for the impaired easier to manage.

By 2 October 2015

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Google Translate app adds 20 more languages for instant translation via your camera

By week's end, the Android and iOS app will offer instant translation in a total of 27 languages.

By 30 July 2015

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​Apple makes Swift 2 programming language open-source

Apple's programming language is opening itself up to the masses, meaning more apps on more platforms, and more tools in the hands of developers.

By 9 June 2015

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Apple's Spotlight gets natural language search

Spotlight's new skill "lets you compose your searches in your own words," said Apple VP Craig Federighi.

By 9 June 2015

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Learn the secret language of Twitch's rogue emojis

Twitch, Amazon's site to broadcast and watch footage of people playing video games, has chat rooms packed with the craziest emoji -- called emotes -- you've ever seen. These glyphs mean more than meets the eye.

By 31 May 2015

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I talk like a robot now and it's all Siri's fault

Commentary: My gadgets' voice assistants are cool and convenient, but speaking to a soulless machine has made me sound like one, too.

By 10 February 2016