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American Man Discovers the Secret to an App's Success is to Name it 'Butt Crack' in Portugese

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Not a butt crack. (Photo: Rego.com) Developer Matt Henderson was confused. Why was his new English-language app called Rego, which lets users bookmark locations, blowing up in Brazil? There had to be some kind of reasonable explanation as to why 25 percent of downloads were originating from the South American country....
American Man Discovers the Secret to an App's Success is to Name it 'Butt Crack' in Portugese

No, we can't translate "Yes we can"

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Ten years ago, the best-available translation software analysed the source text to determine its structure: subject, object, nouns, verbs, phrases, etc. From the structure tree, a new text could be generated in the target language. The precise details of Google’s translation algorithms are not published, but the structure tree is...
No, we can't translate "Yes we can"

The Pitch Season 2, Episode Eight: Instreamia - Language Learning Made Easy

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Moshi Moshi! Time to learn a new language, perhaps? Cofounders and brothers Scott and Ryan Rapp want you to parler francais (or Japanese or Spanish or Portugese) using their online language-learning platform, Instreamia. The educational app uses online videos to create contextualized teaching moments. So while you crank up Shakira or...
The Pitch Season 2, Episode Eight: Instreamia - Language Learning Made Easy
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With 90M users, Viber adds group messaging

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If you want to know why over-the-top communications services are giving cellular operators such heart burn, just check out VoIP and messaging app Viber. The app, available on iOS, Android, BlackBerry and Windows Phone, has become a popular way for people to make free phone calls and send messages to...
With 90M users, Viber adds group messaging

Google Street View expands to cover swaths of Brazil and Mexican ruins, won't substitute for a vacation

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For a country that dominates the Latin American landscape, Brazil hasn't had much of a presence in Google Street View outside of major cities like Rio de Janeiro or Sao Paulo. A fresh update to Street View coverage has just gone live that fleshes out the the more far-flung...
Google Street View expands to cover swaths of Brazil and Mexican ruins, won't substitute for a vacation
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