Microsoft kicked of MIX 2010 by announcing the availability of “Collaborative Translations Framework” for Microsoft Translator, that combines the scale and speed of automatic machine translation with the accuracy and context awareness of human translation. Also, announced the translation API (v2) that bring real-time, in-place translations to your web site, with collaborative features to help tailor the translations delivered to fit your site. It also includes a “batch” interface to translate large amounts of data, support for communicating with the service securely via SSL and the addition of “Translate-and-Speak” – a text-to-speech functionality. Microsoft also provides an API for web developers to call the translation service via SOAP, HTTP and AJAX for their application. Also added an enhancement to Bing Translator user site, where you can use the “Translate-and-Speak” functionality whenever you translate into one of the supported languages. You can request for an Invite.