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Mobile Intelligent Virtual Agent with Translation Functionality

  • Inguna Skadiņa
  • Inese Vīra
  • Jānis Teseļskis
  • Raivis Skadiņš
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8455)

Abstract

Virtual agent is a powerful means for human-computer interaction. In this demo paper, we describe a new scenario for mobile virtual agent that, in addition to general social intelligence, can perform translation tasks. We present the design and development of the intelligent virtual agent that translates phrases and sentences from English into French, Russian, and Spanish. Initial evaluation results show that the possibility to translate phrases and short utterances is useful and interesting for the user.

Keywords

virtual agent multilingual information systems mobile applications automated translation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Inguna Skadiņa
    • 1
  • Inese Vīra
    • 1
  • Jānis Teseļskis
    • 1
  • Raivis Skadiņš
    • 1
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