Today, when we are surrounded by different smart devices, life of our languages is very much influenced by technologies that support them in digital environment. Language technology solutions are particularly important for languages that are small in size. This paper aims to analyze representation of languages of Baltic countries – Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian – in digital environment. We analyze technological challenges for these languages and most important achievements (recently created language resources and tools) that help to narrow technological gap with widely used languages, facilitate use of the natural language in interaction between computer and human, and minimize threat of digital extinction. Special attention is paid to the natural language understanding task, machine translation and speech technologies.
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