23 Oct '12, 11pm

Babelverse, which is building a crowdsourced universal translator, hopes to set up SEA HQ in #Singapore

Babelverse, which is building a crowdsourced universal translator, hopes to set up SEA HQ in Singapore October 23, 2012 by Terence LEE Babelverse is one of the most talked about startups in the alpha quadrant these days. It’s no surprise: They’re building a sort of universal translator which interprets languages instantly. But unlike in Star Trek, don’t expect to hear a non-English speaker, for instance, babble in Queen’s English all of a sudden. Instead, Babelverse works by matching a remote human translator from anywhere on the globe to a person who needs it, via the Internet (the above video shows how it works). It’s like having a translator standing right next to you, except that she’s doing her thing over a smartphone or computer. Now, after getting much attention from tech press like TechCrunch and Fast Company , and winning a handful of startup competitions, the fou...

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