Blog Repost

There Are 23 Indian-Language Wikipedias. The Oldest Just Turned 15.

While the Odia Wikipedia bitcoin trading sites in india community has made great strides, translating it to a digital language of knowledge will require solving technical challenges and enlisting a more diverse set of contributors and editors. The Odia-language Wikipedia celebrated its 15th birthday on June 3, 2017. It was created in 2002, just a year after the official English […]

Blog Repost

A simple command-line tool for recording audio

Open voice-recording tool makes creating unique voice dictionaries and translations a snap. Image by : Internet Archive Book Images. Modified by Opensource.com. CC BY-SA 4.0 Machine learning and natural language processing are transforming our relationship with our devices by giving them a human voice. People with visual impairments have especially benefited from these technologies, but […]

Blog Repost

Half of the world languages are dying really fast – how you can save yours

Languages are a gateway to knowledge. How can digital tools be used to help native language speakers access and contribute knowledge? In this blog, Subhashish Panigrahi shows how endangered languages can be documented and preserved using open standards and tools. The world’s knowledge that have been accumulated and coded over ages in different languages are […]