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Flood of languages leaves Facebook struggling to monitor content  Prothom Alo English

Facebook Inc's struggles with hate speech and other types of problematic *content* are being hampered by the company's inability to keep up with a flood of new ...

Foreign languages ought to be an asset for politicians—not a liability  The Economist

IT SEEMS HARD to imagine, but once a British prime minister could not only aim to put Britain “at the heart of Europe”; he could say so in fluent French to the ...

STC, the apolitical translators embedded in Sudan uprising  africanews

The Sudanese Translators for Change, STC, is another group that continues to support the revolution in a special literary way, as their name implies, they ...

Efforts To Search For, Send Messages To Extraterrestrial Life Advance In Digital Age  CBS San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — An ambitious new effort is underway to make direct contact with intelligent life beyond earth, improving upon 70s-era space ...

A Word, Please: Blog looks at weirdness of various languages  Los Angeles Times

There are a lot of weird languages in the world. Some have clicking noises. Some have throat-clucking noises. Some have no way of forming questions other ...

 




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