TalkMohawk.com published a new Mohawk language mobile app to the Apple App store in January 2013. Tap words and phrases to hear them spoken in Mohawk (Kanien’keha) dialects. Goal of the app is to help users practice speaking so they can gain confidence to discuss the words and phrases in public with fluent speakers. No literal translations and explanations are provided. A new Mohawk language mobile app update and versions are scheduled to be published every 4 to 6 weeks.
Akwesasne, Canada – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Akwesasne, Ontario/Canada – January 20, 2013 – Mohawk language mobile apps are being published by TalkMohawk.com. Tap a word or phrase to hear them spoken in Mohawk (Kanien’keha) dialects. Users can repeat what they hear to help them practice and gain confidence to speak in public with fluent speakers. The goal is to help users discuss the details of the language with their favorite fluent speakers. Users can ask TalkMohawk.com for specific translations to be added. Upgrades and new versions are scheduled to be released every 4 to 6 weeks for all popular mobile device platforms.
Monica Peters is the mobile software developer and she is Onkwehonwe (Mohawk, Kanien’kehake) from Akwesasne. She developed her first software program in the mid 1970s when she was a child first learning how to read. Her past work developing Endangered Language Machine Translators in the early 19990s using voice recognition and similar technologies was Internationally recognized with awards and a televised documentary from the National Aboriginal Achievement Foundation. Monica also attends Full Sail University where she is earning her Bachelor of Science degree with a focus on Mobile Software Development for iOS and Android.
Talk Mohawk 2012 Features:
* Tap to hear words spoken in Kanien’keha (Mohawk) dialects.
* Search list of words and phrases.
* Thanksgiving Address basics.
* Seasons, Months, Days.
* Alphabet basics.
* Mobile Device that can play audio.
* Able to search for and download mobile apps from popular app stores.
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Located in Akwesasne Mohawk Territory, NY/USA, ONTARIO/CANADA, QUEBEC/CANADA, TalkMohawk.com was created in 2012 by Monica Peters to provide Endangered Language Revival Software and Mobile Apps for all popular mobile devices. Mobile apps can be customized for any group with specific translations, Endangered Language dialects, Volume Pricing, and company branding. All Material and Software (C) 2012 Monica Peters / All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPod, the iPod logo, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.
Akwesasne Mohawk Territory (United States & Canada)