SOURCE: Language Weaver

December 02, 2008 09:04 ET

Language Weaver Adds 5 New Languages to Automated Translation Capabilities

Language Weaver Software Now Supports Bulgarian, Hebrew, Serbian, Thai and Turkish

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - December 2, 2008) - Human communications solution provider Language Weaver today announced automated translation software to support five additional languages:

-- Bulgarian to/from English

-- Hebrew to/from English

-- Serbian to/from English

-- Thai to/from English

-- Turkish to/from English

Language Weaver uses proprietary statistical algorithms to translate over 60 language pairs. The company focuses on delivering translation solutions that enable high volume, high speed translation for government applications, customer care, digital content and business intelligence.

Kevin Knight, Language Weaver co-founder and chief scientist, said the company's software solutions are uniquely suited to translate less commonly taught, lower density languages -- as well as more common ones. "We have advanced our statistical translation technology so that the underlying system can learn from any data, for any language pair; this allows us to continuously expand our language coverage, further improve existing translation systems, and accelerate human communication."

To listen to a podcast interview with Kevin Knight about the latest automated language translation advancements, visit the Language Weaver blog http://blog.languageweaver.com/.

About Language Weaver

Language Weaver www.languageweaver.com is a human communications solutions company and pioneer in automated language translation, delivering volume, speed and accuracy to ensure effective communications. Serving digital industries and enterprise customers directly and through strategic partnerships, the company's solutions are proven to translate high-value, dynamic, digital information into a significant business advantage. Business operations powered by Language Weaver solutions experience compelling improvements in operating effectiveness.