Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Apps of the Week

This week’s favorite apps have you covered for a lot of different scenarios. You need to book a flight for cheap? Check. Or maybe you’ve got some down time and want to watch a bunch of great videos that were picked out by professionals— there’s an app for that. We’ve also got an old favorite that’s being beta tested… »9/10/15 1:00pm9/10/15 1:00pm


Use Google Translate to Transform Foreign Signs Before Your Eyes

The best way to get along in a foreign country is to know the local lingo. But if you don't, your smartphone can help you cheat your way through. The instant picture translation feature rolled into Google Translate last month is only a tap away, though you shouldn't take everything it says at face value. »2/27/15 4:19pm2/27/15 4:19pm

What happens when you sing a Google Translate version of a Disney song

Ridiculousness. Hilarity. So many laughs and chortles and comedic gold bars appear that I can't help but keep watching. It's brilliant, really. Malinda Kathleen Reese took the lyrics from Frozen's Let it Go by Idina Menzel through Chinese, Macedonian, French, Polish, Creole and a whole bunch of other languages and… »2/11/14 10:11pm2/11/14 10:11pm

Listen to Call Me Maybe After It's Been Put Through Google Translate Over and Over Again

Just like the French Prince theme song, Call Me Maybe, the candy pop song that desperately wanted to be the song of 2012 but got hijacked by Gangnam Style, has been put through Google Translate over and over until it was translated back to English. Which means the lyrics have been chopped up into an entirely… »1/18/13 11:00pm1/18/13 11:00pm

Google Translate for iPhone

While perhaps not quite as HOLY CRAP futuristic as Word Lens, Google Translate is a tool that can actually help you when you're travelling abroad. The new iPhone app lets you translate phrases both talked and typed in dozens of languages. »2/08/11 4:20pm2/08/11 4:20pm

What is it?

Google Translate, free, iPhone Though a web app's been around… »2/08/11 4:20pm2/08/11 4:20pm

Google Translate Now Delivers Nonsensical Translations to Your iPhone

Handy if you want to hit on a cute waitress at a decent sushi bar or the French exchange student pulling shots at your usual coffee place with horrible abortions of their native tongue, Google Translate is now optimized for the iPhone. It stores your most recent translations on the phone so you don't need to stay… »8/08/08 5:10pm8/08/08 5:10pm