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TED’s Open Translation Project brings subtitles in 400+ languages to TED.com

by TED Talks - 14 May 2009

Ted TalksNEW YORK, May 13, 2009 – The acclaimed 18-minute talks available free on the TED website will now be accessible beyond the English-speaking world, through the TED Open Translation Project (www.ted.com/translation), which launches today, generously sponsored by Nokia.

A year in the making, the project offers video subtitles, time-coded transcripts and the ability for volunteers worldwide to translate any talk into any language. The project launches with 300 translations in 40 languages; more than 200 volunteer translators have already contributed.

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