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Mobile App That Translates Text in Photos

Google is giving a preview of a prototype of their software called Google Goggles. Goggles is an Android visual search application that  translates text in a photo into another language. A person with an Android device can use the app … Continue reading

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Google Voice Search Can Now Understand Chinese

Google Search by voice function (part of the Google Mobile app) is available on certain phones and now you can search in Mandarin Chinese. What’s also nice is that only is this app usable in another language other than English, … Continue reading

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Five Types of Mobile Learning (via Teaching with Classroom Response Systems blog)

The blog entry on the Teaching with Classroom Response Systems blog titled "Five Types of Mobile Learning" discusses how a mobile phone could be used in the classroom five different ways. One way is to use the mobile phones like … Continue reading

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Cells Phones, Learning, and the Future

An article in the New Zealand Herald titled "Learning by cellphone pushes the boundaries" (by Jacqueline Smith) discussed how mobile phone technology will change the way instructors teach to students and how students produce class material and view it. The … Continue reading

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Wikipedia Mobile Site Officially Launched

The mobile version of Wikipedia has officially launched. It has been in beta for quite some time, but now you can use it on your iPhone, Kindle, Palm Pre, and Android phones. To check out the site, click on the … Continue reading

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