Microsoft continues delivering updates to its apps on mobile platforms, and Microsoft Edge beta testers on Android are now getting the ability to translate web pages right from the browser.
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Public outrage forced Microsoft into an apology after its Bing Translator began to equate Saudi Arabia with ISIS in some of its translations. The company fixed the mistake in a few hours.
Microsoft has revealed plans to launch Skype Translator, which will offer users audio translations of video chats via their Skype technology. A public beta for Windows 8 will be released late in 2014.
Microsoft has announced it has added Welsh to the list of languages supported by Microsoft Translator, for use in Office and the Bing Translator apps in Windows 8 and Windows Phone.
Microsoft has released a new Bing Translator plugin that's been made for WordPress sites, which allows visitors to translate the page into another language without having to leave the page.
Microsoft's Bing Translator app for Windows 8 now includes speech support, allowing users to speak to their devices and hear a direct translation in "a native speaker's accent."
Microsoft has announced it will launch a Translator app for Word and PowerPoint 2013 users in the Office store later today, allowing users of those programs to select any text for instant translation.
Microsoft has just launched its newest in-house app, this time bringing the Bing Translator software to Windows 8 and RT devices with text, camera and text-to-speech features.
As a promo for the movie Star Trek Into Darkness, Microsoft will add the Klingon language into its Bing Translator website, allowing people to translate text from any of its 41 languages into Klingon.
The Bing apps team at Microsoft has released a new version of the Bing Translator app for Windows Phone 8 devices, allowing users of those smartphones to translate foreign languages.
The long running Babel Fish website language translator feature on Yahoo is now no more. It has been quietly replaced with Microsoft's own Bing Translator system.
Microsoft has released a new version of its Bing Translator app for Windows Phone devices, allowing users to translate printed words to their native language and more.