Word Lens is an iPhone app developed by Quest Visual that uses your iPhone’s camera to translate text from one language to another on the fly.
Currently, the app can only translate from Spanish to English (or English to Spanish) but Quest Visual is promising that more language packs are on the way. The application is “free” to download, but each language pack must be purchased within the app for $4.99.
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