Intertainment launches ‘Ortsbo’ social media real time universal translator
Ortsbo enables real time conversation translation in over 50 languages with seamless integration to Windows Live Messenger, Facebook, Google Talk and Microsoft Outlook
Ortsbo for social media is easy to use and free to consumers with revenues generated through sponsorship and advertising activities. To use Ortsbo, a user simply visits www.ortsbo.com and securely logs into their favorite social media platform and Ortsbo instantly displays their friends list. They can then select their home language and a preferred language for each friend. Users can chat back and forth, each using their preferred language, while Ortsbo insures that each is receiving messages in their native tongue. The chat is displayed both in Ortsbo and the friend’s social media chat window.
With Ortsbo’s plug in email module for Microsoft’s Outlook platform, the sender’s and recipient’s languages are easily selected and both languages are displayed in each email, allowing more in depth language analysis for technical items. The email plug in module is priced at
For business users, Ortsbo can be licensed and customized for proprietary, secure applications allowing companies, educational institutions and government agencies to converse online and email with their constituents across a multitude of languages. A desktop version for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) will also be available, allowing Ortsbo to ship on new desktop computers, new to market portable Slates and mobile devices using virtual touch keyboards.
Ortsbo will also be integrated in itiBiti, Intertainment’s white label desktop application allowing major brands to create instant multiple language engagement programs with their users as soon as they turn on their computers.
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Ortsbo is built using Microsoft’s Silverlight platform. Silverlight is a powerful development platform for creating rich media applications and business applications for the Web, desktop, and mobile devices. Ortsbo, available for web and email today, is being enhanced for the desktop, mobile and console devices including Microsoft’s Xbox Live.
About Ortsbo: www.ortsbo.com
Ortsbo enables real time conversational translation in over 50 languages and seamlessly integrates with today’s most popular social media platforms including Windows Live Messenger, Facebook, Googletalk and others. Ortsbo is also available as a plug in module for Microsoft Outlook.
Ortsbo is a partnership between Intertainment Media Inc. and Hale Technologies Inc. Developed initially as a web application and an email plug in using Microsoft’s Silverlight platform, Ortsbo is currently being enhanced for desktop, mobile and console applications.
About Intertainment Media Inc.: www.intertainmentmedia.com
Connecting people with brands, Intertainment Media Inc. is a Rich Media Applications leader, focused on delivering leading edge technology and marketing solutions enabling clients to power enhanced branding, loyalty initiatives and consumer engagement. Selected as a Microsoft Global Agency Initiative partner, Intertainment has joined an elite group of interactive agencies worldwide that Microsoft recommends to its Partners and Customers.
Intertainment Media owns and operates a number of key properties including Ad Taffy, itiBiti, Ortsbo and Magnum Fine Commercial Printing Limited.
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