Thursday, August 7, 2008

NTT Com Launches Japanese-Chinese SNS with Translator

NTT Communications has launched a public social networking service (SNS) with a mutual Japanese-Chinese translating function The service launch coincides the opening of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

Free of charge, apart from user packet charges (if any), the "talk feel" website is accessible from Japanese mobile phones as well as from PCs. In the future, NTT Com intends to make talk feel accessible from Chinese mobile phones, and from instant messengers (IMs) from both countries. Depending on customer needs, the possibilities of adding more compatible languages may be considered.