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New Version of Free Google Translate Lets You Translate Using Camera

On Wednesday Google released a new version of <b>Google Translate (free)</b> in the App Store that has some great new features. Most importantly, it now includes Word Lens: you can point your camera at some text in a foreign language, and the translated text will instantly overlay the image on your screen. …

Google

This Unique Mobile Keyboard Folds Smaller than an iPhone 4

Typing on cellphones and tablets sucks. Virtual keyboards can be effective, but they take up half of your screen’s real estate. On the other hand, portable keyboards then tend to be either too small (limited by your tablet’s screen size), or too clunky to carry.<p>A company called WayTools wants to …

Alibaba's latest mobile messaging effort: social networking for businesses

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N), the world’s biggest e-commerce company, is piloting a mobile messaging app aimed at marrying social networking with business, an Alibaba spokeswoman said on Friday, as the company expands its enterprise services.<p>The logo of Alibaba …

Enterprise Tech

Brand Watch: DROMe

If there's one place in the world that we associate with leather—it's Italy. DROMe's Marianna Rosati, the designer behind the sought-after label of skirts, trousers, dresses and jackets done up in soft shades of the hide, grew up in her family's leather mill and knows a thing or two about how to …

Why is South Africa included in the BRICS?

BRAZIL, Russia, India, China and South Africa recently concluded the fifth annual meeting of the countries known collectively as the BRICs. Or should …

Doing away with the desk

AUTOMATED check-in systems are increasingly being adopted by hotels, as Gulliver reported earlier this week. However, hotel chains aren't the only …

Chinua Achebe

AS A boy Chinua Achebe so loved reading that his friends called him “Dictionary”. He lived in the library at Government College in Umuahia, in …

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UNLIKE many other Asian countries—and in stark contrast to neighbouring Pakistan—India has never been run by its generals. The upper ranks of the …

Geopolitics

Can India become a great power?

NOBODY doubts that China has joined the ranks of the great powers: the idea of a G2 with America is mooted, albeit prematurely. India is often spoken …

World GDP

The five members of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) met in Durban this week to discuss their increasingly common interests. …