Google Translate adds Shona and 12 other languages to its roster

If you’ve ever had any problems dealing with any foreign text one tool that likely turned up as an option was Google Translate, the machine learning-based translation service from the search engine giant.  The good news is that it has added 13 new languages to its roster, including one of Zimbabwe’s own native tongues, Shona. This brings the language total for Google Translate to 103 and according to Google, these languages cover 99% of the online population. Google Translate has been offering multi-lingual translation services for text, speech, images and real-time video for almost 10 years. In its statement, Google Translate pointed out that the latest addition of these 13 – Amharic, Corsican, Frisian, Kyrgyz, Hawaiian, Kurdish (Kurmanji), Luxembourgish, Samoan, Scots Gaelic, Shona, Sindhi, Pashto and Xhosa – will help bring…


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