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  • SooSL for sign language dictionaries

    Can create and manage video files and written annotations for a sign language dictionary. Signs can be indexed according to sign structure, hand configurations, general movement parameters, and non-manual signs so they can be searched for. Signs can also be searched for by written language strings. Written annotations can be added in several different languages. Also other video files for sign language annotations and comments can be added to the entries.

    Video, images and text can explain what a sign means and why it was chosen. 

    In beta, not yet released, but it is...

  • Pub2SDwizard

    A tool for publishing MP3 files on SD cards.

    Why use Pub2SDwizard?

    Just copying your MP3 files on to an SD card is easy enough, but:

    • What order do you wish them to play in?

  • Render

    What is Render?

    Render is an oral Bible translation software developed and tested by three partnering agencies: Seed Company, Pioneer Bible Translators and Faith Comes By Hearing.

    Translating with Render

    Render is a software that guides oral communicators in producing oral Scripture for their own language group. One or more (up to four) audio recordings are pre-loaded into Render to act as references for a new translation. A translator or translation team listens to the source languages, translates orally into the target language and records the new translation...

  • Anki + Flash Addons

    In an attempt to provide a good language learning tool, the Language Learning department of SIL has been looking at Anki and various Addons to provide a good tool for learners:

    Anki is a popular flashcard program.  Their website says:

    Anki is a program which makes remembering things easy. Because it's a lot more efficient than traditional study methods, you can either greatly decrease your time spent studying, or greatly increase the amount you learn.

    Anyone who needs to remember things in their daily life can benefit from Anki. Since it is content-...

  • PrimerPrep

    Update: Version 1.04 has been released! This version has a French interace as well as English (grâce à Dominique), and remembers the interface selection (as well as some additional configuration parameters) on subsequent runs. There is a new option in the Configure menu to treat combining diacritics as separate characters. This might be important in languages where accents represent tone and are treated as a segment above the letters. The installer is now hosted on the Outilingua.net web site.

    Note: On some computers, when you start PrimerPrep it...

  • Reading App Builder

    Reading App Builder helps you build customized apps for Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. You can use it to make apps containing picture books, health and community development materials, song books, illustrated stories and libraries of easy-to-read books for new readers – each with the option of synchronizing text and audio, highlighting each phrase as it is read. The app menus, icon, splash screen and colors can all be customized for your language and culture.

    All the content can be packaged into the app, so app users can have full access even without a live Internet...

  • FLExTrans

    FLExTrans is a transfer-based machine translation system similar to CARLA that uses Fieldworks Language Explorer (FLEx) as a core component. A source text starts out in the source language’s FLEx project and ends up after the translation process in the target language’s FLEx Project. The basic steps are as follows:

    1.Analyze the text in the source FLEx project.

  • ParaTExt Lexicon Extraction Tool

    Utility that extracts the word forms, morphemes and their glosses from the lexicon.xml file generated by the project interlinearizer in ParaTExt and converts them into a Standard Format file that can then be imported into a Fieldworks database.

    The glosses can be in more than one writing system, but the receiving Fieldworks project must already be configured for those writing sytems before the import is begun. 

    If the resulting SFM file is importing data into an Fieldworks database that already has data, then the possibility of having duplicate headwords is very likely.

  • Glyssen

    Dramatized Bible recording made easy.

    Glyssen helps you to produce a high-quality dramatized audio recording of Scripture. It’s like having a production assistant, guiding you step by step. It quickly identifies all the direct speech in the text and the biblical character who speaks each part. Then it walks you through the process of selecting a cast and assigning roles to the voice actors. Finally, it prepares a complete set of scripts to use in the recording process. It gives you the option to accept default recommendations or customize settings to better fit your project...

  • Translators Workplace

    Resource materials for Bible translators, Includes Bibles in many different languages; Greek and Hebrew texts, lexicons and dictionaries, commentaries, translation handbooks, articles and other reference materials.

    The content comes in two formats, depending on the program used to display the content. The Folio views program is how Translators Workplace has always been distributed, and the new Logos version. The Logos version does not require any additional purchases from Logos to use, there is a way to download the Logos software without buying a base version of their resources....