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Google Translate update brings real time image translation

We recently spoke about Google Translate getting an update with real time translation support along with the merging of features from the Word Lens app which Google acquired last year. And now, the update has finally gone live on Android and iOS devices. As you can see in the image above, this means you can now

Translate sign boards on the fly with Word Lens for Android

We had seen Word Lens previously on iOS, which is an augmented reality translation application from a company named Quest Visual. The app basically makes use of phone’s camera to identify text on sign or a menu card and translates the detected text into another language. It is one of the coolest and most innovative