Universal Lingustech

Technology mitigates language barriers for inclusion and efficiency

Implications - In the past, technology has been monumental in bridging gaps created by written and verbal language barriers; now, real-time technologies are creating the possibility for more seamless interactions. Products that not only decipher spoken speech but physical gestures, coded language and more, are empowering consumers to leverage tech as a humanization tool. This progression showcases how, contrary to popular belief, technology can be leveraged to enhance social interactions.

Workshop Question - What is one new way that your brand could leverage technology to add more humanizing characteristics to its products/services?
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Smart Text-Reading Glasses - The 'Oton' Smart Glasses Dictates Fine Print or Foreign Languages
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This Year and Hot 1,298 Clicks Pub: Feb 12, 18
Smart Text-Reading Glasses
The 'Oton' Smart Glasses Dictates Fine Print or Foreign Languages
Glasses serve a very important purpose for wearers by letting them see things in better focus, but the ‘Oton’ smart glasses look to take that functionality to the next level. The glasses... [More]
WiFi Hotspot Language Translators - The 'TranSay' Instant Pocket Translator Works with 30 Languages
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This Year and Warm 653 Clicks Pub: Jan 29, 18
WiFi Hotspot Language Translators
The 'TranSay' Instant Pocket Translator Works with 30 Languages
The number of consumers who are partaking in international travel is only showing signs of increasing, which is seeing the need for products like the ‘TranSay’ instant pocket translator... [More]
Sign Language Translation Platforms - 'SignAll' is Working to Create Real-Time Translation Possible
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This Year and Warm 286 Clicks Pub: Feb 16, 18
Sign Language Translation Platforms
'SignAll' is Working to Create Real-Time Translation Possible
In recent years, tech companies have made massive strides in bringing real-time language-recognition software to smart devices around the world, but SignAll is a startup that’s trying to do... [More]
Emoji-Deciphering Chat Bots - 'Decodemoji' Turns Emoji Strings into Grammatical Sentences
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Untested 160 Clicks Pub: Jul 14, 16
Emoji-Deciphering Chat Bots
'Decodemoji' Turns Emoji Strings into Grammatical Sentences
For those who’ve ever received emoji strings during a texting conversation and been completely perplexed, there’s a new chat bot that can put some fun into deciphering them. ‘... [More]
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