Augmented reality translation app developer bought by Google

Augmented reality translation app World Lens

The World Lens application and its language packs are now available for free. Google has now announced that it has picked up the impressive World Lens augmented reality translation app, which is considered to be one of the most forward thinking applications that have been released in quite a while. The well known mobile app was developed by Quest Visual, now owned by the tech giant. Quest Visual announced on its own website that it has now been acquired by Google. Its augmented reality translation app is now available for…

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World Lens application coming to Android platform

world lens app

Quest Visual expands the availability of World Lens Quest Visual, a developer of mobile applications, has announced that its popular World Lens app will be available for Android mobile devices. The World Lens application can translate text using the camera attached to a mobile device and augmented reality. When used, the translated text is superimposed over the original source through the use of augmented reality technology. The application has proved popular amongst tourists and those looking for directions in foreign countries. Application uses augmented reality to translate text The World…

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