A few months ago, Microsoft rolled out a preview build of its VOIP service app, with a rather cool feature.
Skype Translator was the app, and as the name suggests, it translates a language into one the user understands.
This helps in breaking the language barrier, and help in better communication, which could otherwise may not have been possible or at least any easier. Users will be able to see a real-time translation of the text message they received from their contact. Messaging translation in the app is available in 50 languages.
And the best part is that, the translation service is not limited to Instant Messages, it even works for Calls too. This [...]
Skype Translator Preview gains support for French and German spoken languages.
The VOIP service belonging to Microsoft, debuted the app last year in a closed beta with support for two spoken languages.
About five months later, the public preview of the app was released with support for two more spoken languages, which saw a sudden and massive surge in the usage of the app, by 300% percent.
Skype Translator Preview now supports two more languages: French and German, which takes the total number of supported languages to six, with the other four languages being: English, Italian, Mandarin, and Spanish.
In addition to real time voice translation, which [...]
Microsoft owned VOIP service, Skype has announced that the Skype Translator will be available in the Windows desktop app this summer.
A month ago, Skype launched its calling an instant messaging app with real time translation technology.
However this preview app was only released for Windows 8.1 and Windows Computers and Tablets.
The app was initially available in a beta phase last year, which required users to register for the app. It is now available for all users, sans registrations. And ever since the public preview was released last month, Skype says that it has seen a 300% increase in the usage of Skype Translator.
The speciality of the Skype [...]
Microsoft owned VOIP service, Skype has announced that its translation feature is now available for everyone.
Skype Translator, was originally launched in December 2014, in a preview phase.
It was only available to users, through a registration process. Skype Translator isn’t just a text translating service, it is a realtime spoken language translation service too. This will allow users who do not speak the same language to talk to each other in their native language, and the app will translate it into the language chosen by the user at the other end. And what they speak to you is automatically translated into your language of choice. Additionally, the [...]