Microsoft Adds Language Translator to Skype

Microsoft’s Skype just added the language translation feature. Now people from two different languages can communicate via Skype. Skype uses the real-time translation in the messaging service.

In an announcement, the Skype corporate vice president, Gurdeep Singh Pall said, "Today, we are excited to announce the first phase of the Skype Translator preview program,".

This program had its first trail with the school children in Mexico City and their counterparts at a school in Tacoma, Washington. One classroom of children speaking in Spanish and the other speaking in English.

According to Skype Translator, there are 40 languages are available as of now. You can get the benefit of Skype Translation using Windows 8.1 on the desktop or device. The service will also be available for Windows 10 Technical Preview users. Microsoft announced in May what it called a breakthrough in real-time voice translation.

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