By week's end, the Android and iOS app will offer instant translation in a total of 27 languages.
Microsoft is starting with the desktop version of Skype for Windows 7, 8 and 10 PCs.
The new app is covering all the bases, launching for iOS, Android and even the Apple Watch and Android Wear smartwatches.
Slowly expanding its repetoire, the real-time translation software can now speak six different languages.
Launched last year as a standalone download, the Translator feature will roll out to Windows desktop users by the end of summer, says Microsoft.
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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.
This extension lets you skip the copy and pasting from one tab to another by offering an easy-to-use right-click menu that translates words or phrases.
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