Bixby, the smart AI assistant expected to grace the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus, will reportedly support up to eight languages. For reference, Google Assistant only supports five.
Apps/Software February 8, 2017
How do the people of the world understand each other? It may be that different words with the same meaning use the same sounds, said researchers.
Life & Style September 14, 2016
The Mode of Expression developers have just launched a mobile game that can help you learn exotic languages. If you considered taking your first steps into Mandarin, Korean, Japanese or Hebrew, Word Fireworks is the app for you.
Apps/Software December 21, 2015
Duolingo has raised an impressive $45 million in a new round of funding. That amount more than doubles the $38.3 million Duolingo had raised so far, for a grand total of $83.3 million.
Business June 12, 2015
Two studies attempt to settle the debate on where in the world the ancestral tongue of all Indo-European languages was born. Evidence points to the vast steppe region in what is today Ukraine and Russia.
February 18, 2015
The demand for Java-certified individuals is high in the IT enterprise, making it an optimal time for prospective programmers to learn the language. Tech Times taps an expert to provide tips for those interested in moving into the hot tech career segment.
Apps/Software January 22, 2015
The iOS 8 version of Swype learns 16 new tongues. The keyboard app will also recommend emojis based on the words users input.
Apps/Software November 5, 2014
Economic growth threatens minority languages, study finds. Dominant languages often drive speakers of minority language to abandon them.
September 3, 2014
A new Cambridge study suggests that countries with booming and successful economies are rapidly losing languages, specifically those of indigenous peoples, faster than countries with less economic growth and success.
Internet Culture September 3, 2014
Google is updating its Google Search app to be more multilingual. The move will allow users to search for things in a language of their choosing without having to switch any settings.
Apps/Software August 22, 2014
Math and language skills can be inherited, according to a new study from the University of Oxford.
July 15, 2014