125 Results for



Skype Translator adds Mandarin and Italian to its repertoire

The translation feature for the Internet-calling service now speaks the languages of Beijing and Rome. But the translator is still available only in preview mode.

By April 8, 2015


​Zuckerberg delights audience in Beijing with Mandarin prowess

The Facebook founder and CEO speaks for 30 minutes in Mandarin at a question and answer session and talks about his company's plans to engage its largest untapped market.

By October 22, 2014


Skype will soon have real-time translation built in for Windows desktops

Microsoft is starting with the desktop version of Skype for Windows 7, 8 and 10 PCs.

By October 1, 2015


Everything you need to know about the Dawn, 'the sexiest Rolls-Royce ever'

Rolls-Royce's new 2016 Dawn convertible features V-12 power, gorgeous open-pore wood, night vision and a transmission that takes its shifting orders from satellites.

By September 15, 2015


Skype Translator can now converse in French and German

Slowly expanding its repetoire, the real-time translation software can now speak six different languages.

By June 18, 2015


Skype for Windows app will get Translator preview built right in

Launched last year as a standalone download, the Translator feature will roll out to Windows desktop users by the end of summer, says Microsoft.

By June 9, 2015


Skype for Web beta opens up for all in US and UK

Microsoft will broaden the pool of testers for Skype for Web to include even more countries "in the next few weeks."

By June 5, 2015


Twitter appeals to Chinese companies to tweet for global reach

At a keynote during CES Asia, Twitter's Shailesh Rao avoids mention of being blocked inside China and focuses on how Chinese brands can use the platform to go global.

By May 26, 2015


Linqapp brings crowd-sourced language translation to iOS

Unfamiliar with a new phrase in another language? Now it's possible to get near-instant translation from like-minded social translators using the app.

By May 7, 2015


Alibaba purchases $590M minority stake in smartphone maker Meizu

The Chinese e-commerce giant's investment could signal another step into the mobile business, in a play not unlike Amazon's Fire devices line.

By February 8, 2015