SOURCE: Applications Technology (DBA AppTek)

Applications Technology (DBA AppTek)

August 24, 2009 06:30 ET

Applications Technology (DBA AppTek) Launches YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook Pages

MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwire - August 24, 2009) - AppTek, a leader in human language technology (HLT) providing machine translation and automated speech recognition products, today announced its entrance into the online social networking world. Seeking to reach out to language technology users and enthusiasts, AppTek has launched a company "fan page" on Facebook, as well as profiles on both Twitter and YouTube.

Interested users can now have a closer relationship with the company -- having greater access to any current news, updates, or related market information. Facebook gives users the opportunity to become "fans" of AppTek, and receive notifications of any messages sent out by the company. The following link can take you there: http://www.facebook.com/pages/AppTek-Applications-Technology-Inc/105570063994

With Twitter, users can choose to "follow" the company's two profiles: Apptek_Inc and AppTekPR. By doing so, they can receive real-time updates on any new happenings or upcoming company events. They can also access technical support and useful product tips. AppTek also encourages Twitter followers to share "tweets" on any related news in the human language technology industry. The following are links to the two profiles: http://twitter.com/AppTekPR and http://twitter.com/AppTek_Inc

AppTek's new YouTube profile allows users to gain more insightful visual knowledge of company products. Accessing AppTek's YouTube profile through the following link can give users direct access to demonstrational and instructional videos. One can even subscribe to the channel and receive notifications of any newly posted videos. The YouTube page can be visited at: http://www.youtube.com/user/AppTek1

ABOUT APPTEK

AppTek, headquartered in McLean, Virginia, is a developer of human language technology products with a complete suite for text and speech (voice) processing and recognition. The Company also leads major research and development efforts to further the advancement in the field of developing better methods and technologies in the field of HLT. AppTek's product offerings include machine translation (MT) and automatic speech recognition (ASR) for a growing list of more than 23 languages; multilingual information retrieval with query and topic search capabilities; name-finding applications; and integrated suites providing automatic speech recognition and machine translation in media monitoring of broadcast and telephony speech as well as handheld and wearable speech-to-speech translation devices. The company has language professionals and computer scientists in offices around the world. For more information on AppTek's leading human language technology products, please visit: www.apptek.com.

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