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These posts are from Rising Voices, a Global Voices project that helps create and develop citizen media in places where people don't normally have access to it.

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Stories about Rising Voices from August, 2015

Google's Optical Character Recognition Software Now Works with All South Asian Languages

Google's OCR software supports more than 248 world languages, including all the major South Asian languages, bringing together hope for the large-scale digitization of old texts.

Making the Culture and Language of Peru's Nomatsigenga People Accessible and Enduring

The Cultural Archive of the Nomatsigenga Language and Culture promises to be a blueprint for indigenous knowledge preservation in South America.

Meet the Humans of Kibera, Africa's Largest Slum

The story, in pictures, of the lives and challenges of residents of Africa's largest urban slum.

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