Tag Archives: future

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Nigeria’s indigenous languages are endangered

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has recently said the country’s indigenous languages could go into extinction in no distant future if urgent steps are not taken to preserve them. In the 2017 Annual Round Table on...


May 16, 2017

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Forvo makes list of top 100 websites of 2016

We're only a few days into 2016 but we were delighted to find out that Forvo has already been honoured with a place on Daily Tekk's best websites of the year. The accolade comes at a really exciting time for Forvo. Following a...


January 7, 2016

#3,000,000

Dear Readers, Have you seen our numbers lately? Forvo is nearing an important milestone by closing in on 3 million pronunciations on its site, and we can't wait to hear what the 3 millionth word will be. Will it be a wild card out of the...


March 27, 2015

Iwaidja Inyman: Helping endangered languages

One of the things that we love in Forvo is helping endangered languages to create a database of recordings for the future generations. Recently we have contacted Bruce Birch from the Iwaidja Inyman project and they are starting to record...


May 2, 2011

Forvo future

This image shows pretty well what we do in Forvo. We love it! BTW: It's a famous quote by Herb Kelleher and you can get a poster here .


February 8, 2011

Manifesto in Defense of Fundamental Rights on the Internet

Forvo supports the following manifesto: A group of journalists, bloggers, professionals and creators want to express their firm opposition to the inclusion in a Draft Law of some changes to Spanish laws restricting the freedoms of expression,...


December 6, 2009