Springwise: App Translates Phone Calls In Real-Time

Springwise: App Translates Phone Calls In Real-Time
technology

Hanashite Hon’yaku allows users to make calls through its platform and see on-screen text translations, or have a voice engine create an audio version.

Dory Carr-Harris, PSFK
  • 24 october 2012

Web users can already easily take advantage of translation services that convert text from one language to another, and we’ve also seen TransFire bring that capability to web-based instant messaging on smartphones. Providing a similar service for speech conversations, Japan-based NTT DOCOMO is launching its Hanashite Hon’yaku app, which offers real-time translation of phonecalls.

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