Dying languages

published: 29 Jan 2004 | tags:

One of my favorite authors, Warren Ellis, linked an an article about dying languages, a topic dear to my heart. I work at Shellbook Publishing Systems were we are writing a program that might go along what to preserve these languages. The idea is that a person understands information best in their mother tongue, and 20 percent of the world’s population speak one of 6,000 lesser-known languages. Our software enables speakers of these smaller languages to adapt books into their own language.

Um, speaking of which I have deadline tomorrow, so back to the dungon…