The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is the latest BBC show to be given a warning for discriminatory language due to Jim Royle’s ‘nancy boy’ slur.  The third episode of the second series, which first aired on 7 Oct 1999, sees Ricky Tomlinson’s disagreeable character watching an episode of Changing Rooms, during which he calls Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen a ‘nancy boy’.  Following similar … Read more The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is the latest BBC show to be given a warning for discriminatory language due to Jim Royle’s ‘nancy boy’ slur.  The third episode of the second series, which first aired on 7 Oct 1999, sees Ricky Tomlinson’s disagreeable character watching an episode of Changing Rooms, during which he calls Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen a ‘nancy boy’.  Following similar … Read more The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on Dad’s Army film

Dad’s BARMY: BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on film version of classic sitcom that refers to the French as ‘frogs’ BBC said some viewers may find the 1971 Dad’s Army film ‘offensive’ in a warning It features references to the Nazis along with a line calling French people ‘frogs’ BBC issued warning before film saying parts … Read more BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on Dad’s Army film

BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on Dad’s Army film

Dad’s BARMY: BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on film version of classic sitcom that refers to the French as ‘frogs’ BBC said some viewers may find the 1971 Dad’s Army film ‘offensive’ in a warning It features references to the Nazis along with a line calling French people ‘frogs’ BBC issued warning before film saying parts … Read more BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on Dad’s Army film

Echo devices get Alexa Live Translation in six language pairs

Live or real-time translation may soon be a standard feature in mobile devices, gadgets, and most platforms. Some productivity apps are getting such a feature like Gboard with real-time transcription and translation. Google Maps has the built-in text-to-speech translation. Google is also bringing real-time translation for Google Translate. As for Alexa, it’s getting smarter with … Read more Echo devices get Alexa Live Translation in six language pairs

Top City law firm to purge ‘gendered language’ from all its templates 

Top City law firm unveils plans to use AI to purge ‘gendered language’ including ‘he’, ‘she’ and ‘chairman’ from ALL its legal documents Clifford Chance is one of the so called ‘Magic Circle’ elite London law firms Company unveiled plans to ‘eliminate gendered language’ in legal templates  Instructed management business LexPredict to remove use of ‘he’, … Read more Top City law firm to purge ‘gendered language’ from all its templates 

Top City law firm to purge ‘gendered language’ from all its templates 

Top City law firm unveils plans to use AI to purge ‘gendered language’ including ‘he’, ‘she’ and ‘dear sir’ from all its templates Clifford Chance is one of the so called ‘Magic Circle’ elite London law firms Company unveiled plans to ‘eliminate gendered language’ in legal templates  Instructed management business LexPredict to remove use of ‘he’, … Read more Top City law firm to purge ‘gendered language’ from all its templates 

Nathan Buckley, Tania Minnici: Body language expert weighs in on split

A body language expert has revealed there’s little hope of a reconciliation for former AFL power couple Nathan Buckley and Tania Minnici, who announced their split last week after 18 years of marriage. Holly Bartter, the founder of elite dating service Matchsmith, analysed photos of the exes taken outside their marital home in Melbourne on Tuesday, … Read more Nathan Buckley, Tania Minnici: Body language expert weighs in on split

Prince William and Kate Middleton are ‘projecting a sense of warmth’, body language expert says

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge gave ‘very authentic glimpses into their relationship to boost morale’ during their whistle-stop royal train tour of the UK, a body language expert has claimed.  Speaking to FEMAIL, Judi James suggested the ‘gentle touches of affection’ and the ‘looks of love’ shared between Prince William and Kate, both 38, during … Read more Prince William and Kate Middleton are ‘projecting a sense of warmth’, body language expert says

Babies develop language abilities faster if their parents ‘engage in a conversation’ with them

Babies’ language skills develop faster if their parents ‘engage in conversation’ with them rather than just talking over them, study finds Experts monitored the language 5-8 month old babies were exposed to at home  They then looked at the activity in the language centres of the infant brains They found engaging in conversation led to … Read more Babies develop language abilities faster if their parents ‘engage in a conversation’ with them