GOOGLE TRANSLATE Posts on XDA

Google Translate now lets you save transcripts of real-time speech transcriptions

Back in March, the Google Translate app on Android received a new feature that allowed users to transcribe and translate speech in near real-time. Google is now rolling out an update to this feature that will let users save these transcriptions for later reference. Soon, when you're transcribing speech, you’ll see a star button in the...

[Update: Rolling out] Google Translate 6.5 tests Android 10 dark mode support and continues work on Transcribe mode

A system-wide dark mode has arguably been one of the most requested features on Android for quite some time. Google finally delivered with the first stable rollout of Android 10 late last year, pushing a new darker theme for the operating system. The company also rolled out individual dark mode toggles for many of its...

[Update: Italian] Google Translate’s real-time translation feature is rolling out now

A few months ago, Google started work on a new feature in Translate called "Continuous Translation." This feature was eventually shown off to the public in January earlier this year, but now it's finally ready for primetime. The feature is now called "Transcribe" and it will be rolling out to Google Translate for Android in...

[Update: Transcript Screenshot] Google Translate 6.8.0 adds a COVID-19 info card and prepares to let you save transcripts

Earlier this year in March, Google finally rolled out real-time translation in Google Translate which allows users to record speech in one language and have them translated on your phone in near real-time. The feature, called Transcribe, differs from Google Translate's older transcription feature that required you to input text or voice and then wait...

[Update: Shown Publicly] Google Translate tests a Continuous Translation mode for voice input

Earlier this month, Google rolled out a new Interpreter Mode for the Google Assistant. As the name suggests, the new mode allows you to make the Google Assistant act as your translator for a number of different languages. With a simple command, the feature allows you to translate whatever you're speaking into a different language...

Google Translate is preparing to add flashcards to your phrasebook to help you learn a new language

Learning a new language can be daunting, but thanks to the digital age, it's now easier than ever. While nothing beats classic learning methods and actually immersing yourself in a new language, apps like Duolingo help hone your skills in your free time. Learning a new language is, however, not as essential as it used...

Google Maps update will bring a Translate button for place names and addresses

Google Maps has made our lives extremely convenient. Besides saving us from any skirmish with paper maps and finding the most time-effective routes, Google Maps also has a bunch of features that help you explore a foreign country. If you're in an unknown city, Maps also saves you from being conned by taxi drivers and...

[Update: Rolling out] Google Translate tests instant translation in the camera with automatic language detection

In spite of the lack of success with Google Glass, Google firmly believes that augmented reality will dominate the future of services like Search and Maps. Naturally, Google Lens received due attention at Google I/O this year, and a host of features to make information easily perceptible and your life easier, in general, were shown...

Real-time Google Translate coming to all Google Assistant headphones

The wireless Google Pixel Buds might not have provided the best portability or audio quality, but they were still quite impressive earbuds. One of the most exciting features of the Google Assistant-enabled Pixel Buds is its ability to translate in real-time using Google Translate. This makes talking to a foreign coworker, friend, family member, or...

Language Navi translates foreign language apps without root [Giveaway]

Have you ever found a cool application that you wished was available in your own language? If your answer is yes, Language Navi has your back. The app helps you translate any application to any language that Google Translate supports. It works on-the-fly and you don't need root or any kind of system modifications. It...

Google Translate offline translations are about to get way better with machine learning

Google began their foray into the AI and machine intelligence sectors thanks to the computing power they're able to leverage in the company's data centers. This worked out great as it allowed people all around the world to see how beneficial it was without needing to invest in new hardware. This was when they started...

Reviewing App Translation Services: How to Make Your App Truly Global

Developing a unique, interesting Android application is requires one set of skills, but marketing your application requires another set of skills. There are many ways to spread the word about your great app or game, including posting on our very own Apps and Games forum or submitting your app to XDA Labs, but eventually you'll reach...