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07.29.15
Google Translate can help you with text in 20 new languages
07.29.15

Google Translate can help you with text in 20 new languages

Google Translate adds support for 20 new languages and improved performance for voice conversation mode on slow networks.

By B. Steele,   07.29.15
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07.28.15
New Twitch rules let users restrict chat languages
07.28.15

New Twitch rules let users restrict chat languages

But the way the feature works strips some of its power away.

By T. Seppala,   07.28.15
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05.26.15
WTF, 'Clickbait' and 'Emoji' are now officially words?
05.26.15

WTF, 'Clickbait' and 'Emoji' are now officially words?

As the English language continues to evolve in response the internet's cultural onslaught, Merriam...

By A. Tarantola,   05.26.15
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04.10.15
Learn Klingon from the comfort of your own planet
04.10.15

Learn Klingon from the comfort of your own planet

Can't figure out how to pronounce Qapla' or properly conjugate majQa'? Not sure what those words e...

By A. Tarantola,   04.10.15
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03.25.15
Your Xbox One is ready to teach you a new language
03.25.15

Your Xbox One is ready to teach you a new language

Wish your Xbox One could teach you more vocabulary than just "noob" or "get rekt?" It can now. Ros...

By J. Fingas,   03.25.15
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02.10.15
IBM's Watson taking crash course in Japanese for SoftBank
02.10.15

IBM's Watson taking crash course in Japanese for SoftBank

IBM's publicity-loving supercomputer Watson has a new job in Japan for wireless carrier SoftBank d...

By S. Dent,   02.10.15
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01.14.15
Google moves one step closer to becoming a universal translator
01.14.15

Google moves one step closer to becoming a universal translator

Even with the assistance of modern technology, holding a conversation in two different languages c...

By N. Summers,   01.14.15
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01.11.15
Google's translation app will soon turn speech into text on the fly
01.11.15

Google's translation app will soon turn speech into text on the fly

Converting unfamiliar speech to text in Google Translate is currently an awkward affair: you have...

By J. Fingas,   01.11.15
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10.18.14
Sixty Vocab: unfathomably slow way to learn a new language
10.18.14

Sixty Vocab: unfathomably slow way to learn a new language

Sixty Vocab is a tool for learning foreign languages that incorporates a mixture of study sessions...

By G. Tinari,   10.18.14
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