Siri is more powerful than Apple lets on so it's up to the tweaking, hacking, tinkerish souls of the jailbreak community to unleash her full potential. Like this latest Siri hack, Lingual. It's a jailbreak-only tweak that turns Siri into a translation device. Just say what you want to Siri, name the language you want… »
This is really weird. Apparently Google Translate seems obsessed with Angelina Jolie. Which, mind you, it's completely understandable. Try the following: »
Tap-Translate is a new app (or really, a bookmarklet posing as an app) that translates words in foreign languages right from your phone's browser. No exiting the app, no switching, no fuss. That means whenever you stumble upon something you don't understand you just click on the bookmark, tap on the questionable word… »
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. »
What is it?
Holy crap. Sometimes do you almost pinch yourself, because you just can't believe you're witnessing such creations in your lifetime? Word Lens, which uses augmented reality to translate things in front of you, has given me that exact feeling. »
Google Translate's helpful for so many things! Well, one thing, really. Until, that is, you re-purpose its Rosetta Stone prowess towards beat boxing. Here's how it works, in four simple steps. »
Speeek is an app that can recognize up to 1,500 spoken Japanese phrases and translate them into either English or Chinese. Pocket Babel Fish? Yes please. »