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Docomo language translator for Android is impressive

10/03/2012, [CEATEC 2012] Last year, Docomo launched its menu translation app, but this year, their translation application can handle two use cases: conversations over the phone, and conversation side by side with someone speaking another language. At CEATEC 2012,...

Duolingo wants you to help translate the web

12/16/2011, From Luis Von Ahn, one of the creators of CAPTCHA – the system that asks you to type random words/numbers to prove that you’re human – comes Duolingo, a new effort to help translate websites and pages on the internet while teaching users a...

Japanese English real time translation service for phones

11/09/2011, NTT Docomo, the biggest mobile carrier in Japan, has managed to successfully develop a real-time Japanese to English (and vice versa, of course) translation service for smartphones and feature phones in that part of the world. How does this translation...

Facebook translation service unveiled

10/06/2011, Facebook has recently delivered a new inline translation feature on the quiet yesterday which relies on Bing Translate so that users are able to translate public Facebook Page content, including comments, into a language that they are able to understand....

Real-time speech translation no longer a thing of the future

06/01/2011, As technology progresses, what was deemed only possible in sci-fi movies of the past are slowly turning into reality. One of the coolest gadgets ever thought of has got to be a real-time, language translating device (seeing how I’m terrible at my...

SpeechGear now supports 35 languages

03/30/2011, SpeechGear, an industry leader in instant speech translation has just announced the availability of their new remote server module that increases the amount of supported languages by their systems. Their Compadre suite of conversation and document...

Google Working On Speech-to-speech Translation

02/08/2010, Could Google provide you with the perfect alibi to skip French or Spanish language class next time? That might certainly be the case in a few years’ time, as the search engine giant is busy working on speech-to-speech translation. So when everything...

Gmail Automatic message translation

05/19/2009, The GMail labs folks have cooked up a new automatic translation feature: if you receive an email that’s not in your language, Google will propose an automated translation. We’re all aware that computer translations aren’t accurate, but...