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Kevin Scannell
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Manx-to-English machine translation
A couple of months ago I posted here about an experiment which involved linking up the Intergaelic machine translation system with Google Translate to create the first ever Scottish Gaelic to English MT system.  Now that I've released Manx Gaelic to Irish M...

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Ríomhaistriúchán Gàidhlig → Béarla
(English summary: For fun, I linked up my Scottish Gaelic to Irish machine translation system with Google Translate to produce what may be the first Gàidhlig to English translator.  It's not completely terrible.)     Chruthaigh mé foclóir dátheangach agus i...

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Atlas Teangeolaíochta don 21ú haois
rf/gl ("rófhada/gan léamh"): Ba mhaith liom atlas teangeolaíochta nua-aimseartha a chruthú don Ghaeilge. Má scríobhann tú i nGaeilge ar líne, seol chugam (kscanne ag gmail ponc com) ainm do bhaile dúchais, nó an áit a bhfuair tú do chuid Gaeilge.   Wagner 1...

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Social media in bilingual environments: online practices of Frisian teenagers
   The following is a guest post by Lysbeth Jongbloed , researcher at the Fryske Akademy , specializing in the use of the Frisian language in social media.  We're grateful to Lysbeth for taking the time to share her research with us! Lysbeth Jongbloed Proba...

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Indigenous Tweets #IMLD14 Roundup
Last Friday February 21st was International Mother Language Day , a celebration of linguistic and diversity originally created by UNESCO in 1999.  This year, together with Rising Voices and the Living Tongues Institute , we tried to encourage people to twee...

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Mapping the Celtic Twittersphere
Over the last couple of weeks I've created maps showing the Twitter conversations taking place in the Irish , Basque , and Māori languages.  The inspiration for this came from an email conversation with Paora Mato from the University of Waikato in Aotearoa,...
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