14 Movies That Have Different Titles In Other Countries

When translators are making an adaptation of a famous movie for another country they often make a lot of fun translation mistakes, and sometimes even add spoilers. It happens because translators try to express the plot of the movie in its name so that viewers know what the movie is about before they watch it. […]

Google’s Airpods competitor do real-time language translation

One of the surprises we got today from Google’s hardware event were a pair of bluetooth headphones called Pixel Buds. They’re wired behind the neck but they’re every bit a competitor to Apple’s AirPods. They’re $159, they’re available in November and they’ll let you understand 40 different languages. Seriously. Read more here: https://techcrunch.com/2017/10/04/googles-airpods-competitor-do-real-time-language-translation/

MotionSavvy’s New Sign Language App

MotionSavvy, the San Francisco startup working on tech to help the deaf communicate, has launched an Indiegogo campaign to commercialize its first product, UNI. The UNI app works with Leap Motion technology to translate each sign from American Sign Language into audible words on a tablet. Sarah Buhr gets an inside look at MotionSavvy’s new […]

WT2 Real-Time Translation Earpiece

At TechCrunch’s event in Shenzhen last month, we had a chance to test out the WT2, a clever and ambitious device from startup TimeKettle. It’s a pair of wireless earpieces; each person in a multilingual conversation wears one, and they translate what’s said into the language spoken by each participant. Essentially it’s a Babel fish, […]

Timekettle’s WT2 real-time translation earpieces enable ordinary conversation across language barriers

At TechCrunch’s event in Shenzhen last month, we had a chance to test out the WT2, a clever and ambitious device from startup TimeKettle. It’s a pair of wireless earpieces; each person in a multilingual conversation wears one, and they translate what’s said into the language spoken by each participant. Essentially it’s a Babel fish, […]