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Twitter's Bing translation tool exits as quietly as it entered

For two months, Twitter users could use Bing's translation feature to translate tweets into different languages. Now that's gone.

By August 8, 2014

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How to use Google as your universal translator

The search giant offers a variety of tools for translating websites and text from one language to another. Here's how you can tap into Google when you need a decent translator.

By August 4, 2014

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Twitter brings Bing translation to iOS, expands use on Web

Seeing the World Cup as a chance to lower language barriers, the social site enables translation in its iPhone and iPad app, and Twitter.com timeline. It's a win for Bing.

By June 13, 2014

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Twitter tests Bing translation on Android

As Twitter spreads globally, it makes sense to be able to break down language barriers. But machine translation is hard -- especially in the abbreviated lingo of a tweet.

By May 29, 2014

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Microsoft readies real-time language translator for Skype

Skype Translator currently supports about 40 languages and is expected to roll out later this year as a Windows 8 beta.

By May 27, 2014

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Google buys Word Lens maker to boost Translate

The tech titan buys Quest Visual, which makes the Word Lens written-word translation app for Android, iOS, and Google Glass.

By May 16, 2014

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Translate foreign menus

Worried you’ll accidentally order something bizarre while on vacation? Here are three apps that will have you ordering with confidence.

By April 11, 2014

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Instant foreign menu translations

Traveling overseas but don't speak the language? We've got a how-to on using your smartphone to help you order ordinary or extraordinary foods on a menu, even in a foreign language.

By April 8, 2014

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Dolphin translator chirps out first word

Scientists working on a two-way dolphin communicator have made a breakthrough -- their device may have translated a single whistle in real time.

By April 2, 2014

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Chrome translates mobile Web to emoji for April Fools'

Google has been busy putting together pranks for the first day of April this year. Chrome's gag shows the Web the way teenage girls dream of it.

By April 1, 2014