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Stories about Languages

3 July 2019

Meet Bill Cook, the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for July 4-10

Learn more about Bill Cook, the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during July 4-10, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Rock Cree language.

2 July 2019

Meet Mahuton Bienvenu Possoupe, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for July 3-9

Learn more about Mahuton Bienvenu Possoupe, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during July 3-9, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Fon language.

25 June 2019

Meet Mpumie Njobe, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for June 26-July 2

Learn more about Mpumie Njobe, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during June 26-July 2, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the isiZulu language.

19 June 2019

Meet Holly Helton-Anishinaabeqwa, the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for June 20-26

Learn more about Holly Helton-Anishinaabeqwa, the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during June 20-26, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the Anishinaabe language.

18 June 2019

Meet Ibrahima Malal Sarr, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for June 19-25

Learn more about brahima Malal Sarr, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during June 19-25, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Fulah language.

12 June 2019

Meet G̓vu̓í (Rory Housty), the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for June 13-19

Learn more about G̓vu̓í (Rory Housty), the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during June 13-19, 2019. He'll be sharing his perspectives on the Haiɫzaqvḷa language.

11 June 2019

Meet Tochi Precious, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for June 12-18

Learn more about Tochi Precious, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during June 12-18, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the Igbo language.

5 June 2019

Meet Susan Gehr, the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for June 6-12

Learn more about Susan Gehr, the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during June 5-12, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the Karuk language.

4 June 2019

Meet Doaa from Nubian Voices, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for June 5-11

Learn more about Doaa Farid Farah AbdelSayed, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during June 5-11, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the Nubian language.

30 May 2019

Meet Margot Camones Maguiña, the host of @ActLenguas Twitter account for May 20-26

Learn more about Margot Camones Maguiña, the host managing the @ActLenguas Twitter account during May 20-26 2019 where she will share her perspectives on the Quechua language.

29 May 2019

Meet Jacey Firth-Hagen, the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for May 30-June 5

Learn more about Jacey Firth-Hagen, the host of @NativeLangsTechTwitter account during May 30-June 5, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the Gwich'in language.

28 May 2019

Meet Blossom Ozurumba, the host of the @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account for May 29–June 4

Learn more about Blossom Ozurumba, the host of @DigiAfricanLang Twitter account during May 29-June 4, 2019. She'll be sharing her perspectives on the Igbo language.

25 May 2019

“If big tech companies won’t solve the problem for us, then we can do it ourselves.”

My 92 year old grandfather, like Nigerians of his generation, can read and write in Yorùbá. But since they are not 'literate' in English, they are digitally excluded.