Posted: 6 November, 2014
by Dan Hill
Skype Translates Your Conversation
The Best Video Chat Program, Just Got Better!
Microsoft has announced a revolutionary update to popular video chat program - Skype.
The new version of Skype will allow people speaking different languages to communicate with automatic translation.
Skype Translator will use machine learning to better understand speech over time. Microsoft says it will improve with use -
“It’ll have a few rough edges but the more conversations it translates, the better it’ll get.”
The initial release with offer 12 languages including English, French, Italian, Mandarin and Japanese.
See It In Action Here:
Skype Translator demo from WPC 2014