3 years ago

Tamil Open-Source Landscape - Opportunities and Challenges.

T Shrinivasan, Muthiah Annamalai

We report in this paper, Tamil open-source software community is a vibrant place with software developers, font designers, translators, voice-over artists, and general user testers, who come together for love of their language, and promotion of critical thinking, and modern language usage in Tamil. We identify a need for institutional support at various stages from grooming software developers in Tamil, to marketing platform for Tamil software. There is bright future for tamil software if we will meet challenges it brings with it.

Publisher URL: http://arxiv.org/abs/1801.06059

DOI: arXiv:1801.06059v1

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