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Accede de forma más fácil a la versión beta de Skype Translator


Uno de los principales objetivos de Skype unir a las personas del mundo entero, y Skype Translator está acabando  con las barreras idiomáticas  que históricamente han supuesto un reto para las conexiones con  amigos o familiares. Hoy, nos alegra  anunciar que hemos facilitado el acceso a la fase Beta de Skype Translator, eliminando la solicitud … Read more

Skype Translator Preview Access Just Got Easier!


Skype’s mission is to bring people together from all over the world, and with Skype Translator we are breaking down language barriers that have historically made it challenging for friends and families to connect. Today, we’re excited to announce that we’re making it easier to obtain the Skype Translator preview by removing the sign-up requirement. … Read more

Skype Translator – How it Works

As mentioned by Gurdeep Pall in this morning’s Big Blog post, today we have announced the first phase of the Skype Translator preview program which will kick-off with English and Spanish as the first two languages. We couldn’t be more excited; Skype Translator is the result of decades of research in speech recognition, automated translation, … Read more

Does TV’s Shark Tank Bite on Skype-Based Translation App?

A little under a year ago, we did an interview with Ryan Frankel, the CEO of VerbalizeIt – a real-time translation app that adds live bi-lingual interpreters to Skype voice and video calls. Since then, Ryan and VerbalizeIt co-founder Kunal Sarda recorded an episode of ABC’s hit reality series Shark Tank. For those not familiar, … Read more