Now Microsoft again, and this time it's something very new and exciting and user friendly.
Microsoft has launched the Web Page Translator service, by the Microsoft Translator technology which is available through Live Search, as well as IE8, the Windows Live Toolbar, and even a translation bot for Windows Live Messenger.
Check it out
The Windows Live Messenger can also translate your chat to the respective language.
This is how they do that:
Add the email mtbot @ hotmail . com (remove the spaces in between) to your contacts and start chatting away. Just enjoy the feature, and have the pleasure in chatting in different languages.
Currently the following translations can be done from English to:
- Chinese Simplified
- Chinese Traditional
- Russian (Russian to English only)
- Chinese Simplified to/from Chinese Traditional