Getting Closer to a Universal Translator

Posted on December 16, 2010  Comments (5)

I wrote the following to my friend yesterday

> for those that haven’t picked up English, pretty soon Google translate
> will do a decent enough job of imitating a universal translator
> through my cell phone to get by 🙂

And today my brother tweeted this video:

Ok, not quite a universal translator yet, but we are moving in the right direction.

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5 Responses to “Getting Closer to a Universal Translator”

  1. Seth Steel
    December 18th, 2010 @ 4:38 am

    There’s a pretty good article about this on msnbc that made me laugh. The translations are actually really bad from what most reviewers are saying. But yes, we are getting closer 🙂

  2. Anonymous
    December 22nd, 2010 @ 4:30 pm

    Very much ineteresnoe video! Looked him once or twice in succession interestingly and cognitive. I advise all to look it even once. I hope to please vsemyu Thank you for this remarkable video!

  3. jasper
    January 4th, 2011 @ 6:06 pm

    Ow i would really love for this to come together soon. we have been waiting so long to get it done right..and so convinient for my businss to 😉
    great video, thanks


  4. Jordan Barnes
    February 6th, 2011 @ 3:43 am

    This could change the world, less communication barriers are always good.

  5. Universal Translator on the Way | Curious Cat Gadgets
    November 11th, 2012 @ 1:47 am

    At the end of this webcast Microsoft demonstrates speaking in English and having that translated and then output in spoken Chinese…

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