BBC Can Now Learn Your Regional Accent with New Voice Assistant: Why Is It So Important?
New technology from BBC can learn your regional accent. Why is this so important?
Diabetes Management Poorly Received By Hispanics With Limited English
A new research suggests that Hispanic-speaking patients get poor diabetes management due to their limited English. They often fail to follow medication prescriptions when they consult a primarily English speaking doctor.
Google Brain Has Its Own Translator That Can Detect Any Language
The technology used by Google in their Google Translate can identify hidden material between languages to create what's known as an interlingua. Google's artificial intelligence knows how to play games, capable of creating its own encryption and now, it's a language translation tool.
Profanity Okay To Be Used Around Children, According To A Book Written By Linguist
A new book by a linguist says that profanity isn’t as destructive to a child’s behavior as conventional wisdom dictates. He categorized curse words into four different aspects and isolated a facet that causes harm to those who use it and those who hears it.
Google Offers Artificial Intelligence Tool For Free
Google offers this new artificial intelligence, too, for free. it is called Parsey McParseface.
Robot Teaches Language For Immigrant Kids
The L2TOR project uses NAO robots by Aldebaran Robotics to teach foreign kids from Europe languages before they set to school systems.
Apes and human babies show similar modes of communication
Apes and toddlers have strikingly similar modes of communication, and use similar gestures to communicate, a new study shows.
'Twitter Tribes' Creating Different Dialects, New Research Says
Social networks on Twitter develop their own different linguistic dialects, study finds.