Most of us have been in an awkward situation at least once in our lives when we have to express ourselves in a foreign language. Sometimes it's funny. And sometimes it's terribly uncomfortable. And sometimes not knowing the language can be a disaster.
Thank God, technology does not stand still. Already this year, a device will be on sale that will be in your ears and whisper to you a translation of what the foreign interlocutor says.
In general, learning foreign languages may very soon become an occupation from the past.
The device was named The Pilot, and its developer was Waverly Labs. The idea is simple and the device is incredibly innovative. It can simultaneously listen to your interlocutor, recognize his speech, translate it on the fly and dictate to you. And at any time you can switch between languages! It currently speaks English, French, Spanish and Italian.
Or you can just keep speaking English loudly, slowly and shyly! Good luck to you!
The gadget consists of two earbuds that fit easily into either ear
You can translate in real time from French, Spanish, Italian and English. Russian is not among the supported languages. Until
Remember the same thing - only called Babelfish - was in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy?
To quickly switch between languages, there will be a dedicated smartphone app
The author of the development says that he came up with it after he began dating a French girl.