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Pa. and helping to revitalize indigenous languages felt right Awodey says Compared to languages with just a handful of speakers both also have sizable passionate communities already working to teach the language to a new generation Those same groups were also able to volunteer time and expertise to create the course materials building on a crowd-sourced method Duolingo has repeatedly used to expand its offerings Technology has been indispensable in helping to document endangered languages while there is still time Holton says A movement to save languages took off in the ’90s after linguist Michael Krauss made the dire prediction that the coming century would see the “death or doom of 90% of mankind’s languages” And the digital revolution brought tools to help: the ability to digitally record speakers and transcribe words to archive dialects and create repositories that experts and supporters could share But while technology can be a savior it’s also one of the forces that threatens to snuff languages out The Internet is dominated by a handful of tongues like English Chinese and French A 2013 analysis suggested that only 5% of languages have a chance of thriving in the digital realm and that there is “evidence of a massive die-off caused by the digital divide” Speakers of minority languages often face a trade-off: to take advantage of the digital tools that are fast becoming inextricable from social mobility they have to do it in a language other than their own And the next generation is disincentivized to spend time keeping endangered languages alive Duolingo is not the only company trying to level the playing field A few years ago Oxford University Press launched an initiative called Oxford Global Languages that is focused on boosting “digitally underrepresented” languages those that might have millions of speakers yet relatively little presence online Their team has been compiling and publishing digital dictionaries for languages like Hindi Malay Indonesian and Romanian a basic building block that has to be in place long before Siri or Alexa can understand and help a speaker “As speakers of English everything on the Internet has been invented almost for us in a way” says product manager Richard Shapiro “There are huge numbers of people who are effectively excluded from that” Correction Nov 2 The original version of this story misstated the first name of Richard Shapiro His first name is Richard not Robert Write to Katy Steinmetz at katysteinmetz@timecomCostco the cost-saving superstore said its missing out on revenue by keeping its poultry prices low Consumerist reports Costcos rotisserie chickens are priced at just $499 In a recent call with analysts the companys chief financial officer Richard Galanti discussed the decision to avoid raising their price “I can only tell you what history has shown us: When others were raising their chicken prices from $499 to $599 we were willing to eat if you will $30 to $40 million a year in gross margin by keeping it at $499” he explained “Thats what we do for a living” Costco sold over 76 million chickens last year but the low price seems to keep customers coming back for more Consumerist reports The news comes as an avian flu has been decimating chickens and other birds in the US In fact prices appear to be on the rise thanks to the deadly disease This article originally appeared on Fortune The Brief Newsletter Sign up to receive the top stories you need to know right now View Sample Sign Up Now Contact us at editors@timecomUK’s May to set out Brexit wishes; EU says ideas so far are pure illusion | Reuters World Reuters Feb 24 2018 02:32:28 IST Comment 0 Tweet This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed Updated Date: Feb 24 2018 02:32 AM Tags : Reuters Also See “If you asked me five or 10 years ago if you could replace lost photoreceptors in eyes, everyone lies about something or another at some point, which translates into good politics, thats the world we live in, Whether its your pal who you love going out on the sesh with or that friend who always knows the right thing to say to make you laugh, Fords integrated supply chain had to be broken into separate companies supplying specialized sets of products. This is half a marketing play by Apple (“iPad starts at $250! “It is a wakeup call for walking the talk on diversification which has been our rethorics for decades and we have no excuse for letting this opportunity slip by again. “I am not surprised by the presence of smuggling syndicates.
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