Starting today, Skype Translator officially recognizes the Russian language and during regular or video calls in real time will display the text of the simultaneous translation to the user. This means that communication with foreign users speaking another language will become much easier. Russian is already the ninth language available in Skype Translator. Speakers of English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Italian? Chinese (Mandarin) and Arabic can now communicate with each other without fear of a language barrier. Skype Translator is based on machine learning, which is being improved as more people use the program. The neural network also takes into account the dialects and accents inherent in each language. Skype interpreter is available on computers running Windows 7 and above. Before starting a conversation, users will need to specify in the menu the necessary parameters for translation – their native language and the language of the interlocutor.