Viber users can now be a part of every conversation thanks to a super-useful translation service that’s available right inside your chat. As a bonus, developers have done some major plumbing work to bring you roughly doubled performance in the refreshed iPhone app.
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In addition to updating the Popular Times feature in Google Maps for iPhone and iPad with real-time data, the search giant also issued another noteworthy update, this one concerning its dedicated Translate app on App Store. Bumped to version 5.5, the free download can now translate photos of signs, menus and similar items from Japanese to English, and vice versa. That’s because its augmented reality feature, called Word Lens, has been updated to recognize Japanese content on photos and video.
Learn how you can use your iPhone to translate words from one language to another without having to install any application. Once set up, looking up a word will no longer just define it, but actually translate it on the spot.