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Sign-language translator uses gesture-sensing technology

A team of deaf entrepreneurs is developing software to bridge the communication gap between hearing and hearing-impaired people.

By 1 November 2014

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App that translates sign language was born of necessity

Many millions of people worldwide live with a disabling hearing loss. Now a team of deaf entrepreneurs is using motion-sensing tech to help the deaf and those who can hear communicate. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.

By 30 October 2014

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Meet Aiko Chihira...the first communication android to use sign language, Ep. 178

This week on Crave we explore promising food options like a pizza vending machine and a hand-held espresso machine. We get a glimpse into the beautiful, microscopic world of chemical reactions and meet Toshiba's communication android that's learning to speak sign language.

By 11 October 2014

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Crave Ep. 178: Meet Aiko Chihira...the first communication android to use sign language

Robots will someday take over the world and, YES! they will need to order the hearing impaired around also.

By 11 October 2014

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Toshiba's new robot can speak in sign language

Toshiba has unveiled Aiko Chihira, a humanoid robot that can communicate using sign language.

By 9 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 065: FlexSense, a pizza vending machine and Toshiba's sign language android

Researchers from three different labs have created FlexSense, a surface with embedded sensors that makes for some pretty incredible applications. We don't know when this concept might show up in commercial products, but we're already looking forward to it; don't miss the demo on today's show.

By 9 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 065: FlexSense, a pizza vending machine and Toshiba's sign language android

On today's show, we check out a new flexible sensor with some amazing applications, debate if pizza from a vending machine can be delicious and meet a new robot from Toshiba that knows simple sign language.

By 9 October 2014

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Google's Android search app adds multi-language voice feature

After a delay in rolling out the feature, the Internet giant makes it possible for people to switch languages on the fly when making voice searches.

By 22 August 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 rumored with new design language

The forthcoming phablet could feature the metal trimming ushered in with the recently announced Galaxy Alpha.

By 16 August 2014

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Language-learning apps for free

Habla español? If not, start learning Spanish or several other languages using your smartphone or tablet within minutes.

By 13 August 2014