Language Technology Podcast March 2015

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Doug Higby and Ron Lockwood walk you through the latest news and developments, including some demos.

Scripture App Builder 1.0 almost released in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Report from UNESCO conference: Mobile Technology for Women and Girls. Takeaway: We need to support epub3 in addition to print outputs.
SIL Fonts: 5.0 font series – Doulos, Charis, Andika, Gentium Plus
New regional subsets: Africa [Afr], Americas [Am], Asia/Pacific [APac], Europe/Eurasia [Eur], Vietnam [Viet], Phonetic [Phon], Cyrillic (Basic) [Cyr], Cyrillic Extended [CyrE]
SayMore 3.0 Release
LangTran System using BitTorrent Sync. New video sharing feed.
Streamlining lexical data services (FLEx to Webonary)
FLEx and audio
– Adding a vernacular audio system.
– Attaching or importing sound files

For more detail and links see: https://docs.google.com/document/d/11J2tumBNWzD0kTVJnqNMT_aIzhyxmyvsaKcYBjwGPUk/edit?usp=sharing