MapioCymru, which has received funding from the Welsh Government, will eventually lead to a Welsh-language
satnav, but creators say they need the help of the public.
A new one-year pilot sabbatical scheme for primary teachers to develop their Welsh-language
skills will be delivered.
CARDIFF'S new council leader has vowed to improve Welsh-language
services in the city but admits "challenges remain".
Later this year, the Government will switch off the analogue signal in Wales: S4C will become a wholly Welsh-language
service with no provision from Channel 4.
But a spokesman for the Home Office said MI5 was planning to provide a Welsh-language
service 'in the near future'.
NO amount of help - millions of pounds, building of barriers, changes in planning and housing law, or positive discrimination - will stop the social and economic patterns undermining the Welsh-language
in the heartlands.
Ms Gwyndaf also expressed concern about the plan to consult only organisations rather than Welsh-language
users about the proposals.
First Minister, Carwyn Jones, welcoming the news that Welsh-language
e-books are now available to buy and download from Amazon.
Mr Andrews said initiatives eligible for the grant include projects to develop Welsh-language
apps, initiatives to increase the amount of digital content available online, and projects to provide a Welsh language software infrastructure, such as text-to-speech and voice recognition software.
commissioner is to be established to help ensure Welsh services are delivered to the public, Heritage Minister Alun Ffred Jones announced yesterday.
Father Christmas led Welsh-language
group Cymdeithas yr Iaith Gymraeg on a shopping trip through Aberystwyth yesterday as part of their ongoing campaign in support of a new Welsh Language Act.
Under the proposals, the Welsh Government would be responsible for imposing Welsh-language
obligations, known as Standards, on bodies through regulations and compliance notices.