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Google Goggles update adds ability to translate text into another language

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Google Goggles update adds ability to translate text into another language

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Quite a few geeks got excited when Google Goggles was shown off automatically scanning a German menu and translating it into English. Google has decided that the rest of the world needs to be able to figure out ho…

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Google Shopper scans products, compares prices, steps on Goggles’ toes

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Google Shopper scans products, compares prices, steps on Goggles’ toes

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Google has launched a product recognition and shopping comparison app named Google Shopper. The new app is very similar to Google Goggles: scan the cover of a book, CD, DVD, video game, or barcode, and Google wi…

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Google previews Goggles translate feature at MWC (video)

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Google previews Goggles translate feature at MWC (video)

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The Google Goggles Android app and Google Translate are two slightly flawed but promising products. From a conceptual standpoint, these apps are great and will be must-have tools in the future; however, thei…

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‘Keyring’ app digitizes store card account info

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‘Keyring’ app digitizes store card account info

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My key ring is stacked with things other than those pieces of metal that open locks. Next to my car keys, there are a bunch of discount/reward cards for stores like Best Buy, CVS, Staples, Borders, and several oth…

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ScanTorrent, second Android torrent app revealed

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ScanTorrent, second Android torrent app revealed

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A second torrent companion tool for Android has emerged in ScanTorrent. Days after the reveal of a similar app that scans product bar codes and initiates torrent downloads, another Android app that provides a…

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