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Timekettle's WT2 real-time translation earpieces enable ordinary conversation across language barriers

Timekettle's WT2 real-time translation earpieces enable ordinary conversation across language barriers
https://techcrunch.com/2017/07/27/timekettles-wt2-real-time-translation-earpieces-enable-ordinary-conversation-across-language-barriers/

Isle of Man teams set for International Linguistics Olympiad

Keith Baird, Linguist Who Fought the Use of 'Negro,' Dies at 94

Keith Baird, Linguist Who Fought the Use of 'Negro,' Dies at 94
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/25/nyregion/keith-baird-dead-linguist.html

Facebook builds natural language processing into Messenger

U North Texas Lands Funding to Launch Human Intelligence and Language Technologies Lab

New Tlingit teachers weave language education into Kake's Culture Camp

New Tlingit teachers weave language education into Kake's Culture Camp
http://www.ktoo.org/2017/07/26/new-tlingit-teachers-weave-language-education-kakes-culture-camp/

The universal language of emotion: Humans can recognise the vocalizations of all land animals, study finds

The universal language of emotion: Humans can recognise the vocalizations of all land animals, study finds
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4732588/Humans-mammals-share-universal-language-arousal.html

RESURRECTING A LOST ABORIGINAL LANGUAGE THROUGH SONG

RESURRECTING A LOST ABORIGINAL LANGUAGE THROUGH SONG

https://daily.jstor.org/resurrecting-a-lost-aboriginal-language-through-song/

'Manhunt: Unabomber' Dramatizes Ted Kaczynski Capture Via Forensic Linguistics – TCA

'Manhunt: Unabomber' Dramatizes Ted Kaczynski Capture Via Forensic Linguistics – TCA
http://deadline.com/2017/07/unabomber-manhunt-ted-kaczynski-discovery-channel-tca-1202136325/

Say what? Tompkins on the crossroads of accents

For Computers, Too, It's Hard to Learn to Speak Chinese

What Are The Planet's Real 'Talking' Chimps And Gorillas Saying?

UTSA hosts world's largest gathering of historical linguists

UTSA hosts world's largest gathering of historical linguists
http://www.utsa.edu/today/2017/07/story/linguistics-conference.html

Physics of bubbles could explain language patterns

Physics of bubbles could explain language patterns
https://phys.org/news/2017-07-physics-language-patterns.html

Can you bring a language back from the dead?

The mysterious origin of Europe's oldest language

Legal deal pulls money to teach tribal kids native language

Young linguists urged to take up research on grammars

Young linguists urged to take up research on grammars
http://starofmysore.com/young-linguists-urged-take-research-grammars/

Five Steps to Tackling Big Data with Natural Language Processing

Five Steps to Tackling Big Data with Natural Language Processing
https://insidebigdata.com/2017/07/10/five-steps-tackling-big-data-natural-language-processing/

Could the language barrier actually fall within the next 10 years?

Could the language barrier actually fall within the next 10 years?
https://www.languagemagazine.com/2017/07/language-barrier-actually-fall-within-next-10-years/

We still have no idea why humans speak over 7,000 languages

We still have no idea why humans speak over 7,000 languages

https://qz.com/1033354/we-still-have-no-idea-why-humans-speak-over-7000-languages/

A Century-Old Abraham Lincoln Mystery May Finally Have an Answer

A Century-Old Abraham Lincoln Mystery May Finally Have an Answer
http://time.com/4855857/abraham-lincoln-john-hay-bixby-letter/

Language development starts in the womb

Language development starts in the womb
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/07/170718084600.htm

First aid in the brain: When language suddenly fails

First aid in the brain: When language suddenly fails

Why certain linguistic abilities can be regained after a stroke while others are lost forever
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/07/170712110540.htm

Mingis on Tech: The language of malware

Mingis on Tech: The language of malware

Linguists are increasingly being used to try and figure out who's behind recent cyberattacks http://www.computerworld.com/article/3207624/security/mingis-on-tech-the-language-of-malware.html

Linguistic myth-buster scooped by W&N in six-way auction

Stress on holistic approach to linguistics

Five Steps to Tackling Big Data with Natural Language Processing

Five Steps to Tackling Big Data with Natural Language Processing
https://insidebigdata.com/2017/07/10/five-steps-tackling-big-data-natural-language-processing/

Critical text mining in historical newspapers from Luxembourg, Germany, France and Switzerland

Critical text mining in historical newspapers from Luxembourg, Germany, France and Switzerland
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2017-07/uol-ctm070617.php

Glove turns sign language into text for real-time translation