Nigerian born Developer Gabriel Emmanuel has developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI) Portal, known as ‘OBTranslate’, the portal can translate into over 2,000 African languages.
Gabriel Emmanuel CEO of OpenBinacle, an Europe-Africa based technology company, developed the online Common Admission Tool (CAT) for machine learning to help break communication barriers in Africa and create job opportunities for people.
“OBTranslate machine language, AI algorithms have curated over nine billion accurate tasks, to be translated in over 2,000 African languages which is available in our neural network connections.
“Our goal is to break language communication barriers in rural and urban areas in Africa and it will enable self driving cars, smartphones, linear robots and wireless technology to communicate and interact with Africans in their dialects,” he said.
The major task of the portal include voice recognition and accent, messaging protocol, African-based programming languages, natural language processing, education materials and television subtitles and music lyrics, among others.Motivated by the drive to expand the Nigerian, African ICT market, create jobs emmanuel gabriel thinks the innovation will help farmers trade their goods and services without language communication barriers.
We anxiously waiting to the impact of this solution on Nigerians and africans at large.