Google acquisition of visual information application of Word translation Lens

Google bought on Friday, a Quest Visual intelligent mobile application developers, the company’s Word Lens design application can use the camera and the background intelligent technical translation text in real life.

the Quest Visual said in a statement on its web site, the company’s technology will be integrated into the Google translation, which cover a variety of languages. And in order to thank the support from all walks of life, the company also will provide application and language packs for free download limit.

Word Lens 2010, apple’s App Store, can provide a free download, but need to pay for the extra packets. The applied recently in the apple iPhone has been focus on the Powerful advertising promotion. However, due to Google itself has also introduced a lot of application in the iOS platform, so should not be in the acquisition of Quest Visual just remove this app.

Word Lens have even begun to support the Google glasses, can offer the visual information of real-time translation function, which is similar to Google your Google Goggles application.

it is not clear the detail of the purchase, the purchase price also were not disclosed.

sina science and technology: dinghong