Google Translate lets you save these translations in your Phrasebook, but until today you couldn’t easily access them on the go from your phone or tablet–now, has released the latest Google Translate app for Android that brings the following improvements:
The updated app lets you automatically sync the phrases in your Phrasebook to your Android device using the Google Translate mobile app, so you can carry your most useful phrases with you wherever you go.
The app also brings significant improvement to the camera-input feature and lets you use camera-input to find translations in 16 additional languages.
(Notice that Phrasebook replaces the Favorites feature; your saved phrases are now part of your Phrasebook.)
To get started, select Phrasebook in the app menu of the Google Translate app for Android. To sync your phrases, simply sign in to your Google Account by tapping the ‘Sign in’ button at the top of your Phrasebook.
Debian 7.0 “wheezy” is now available to the Google Compute Engine, and bring along with big improvements including: “hardened security, improved 32/64-bit compatibility” and addresses a lot of community feedback.
“For fast performance and to reduce bandwidth costs, Google is hosting a Debian package mirror for use by Google Compute Engine Debian instances. And that, going forward, Debian will be the default image type for Compute Engine,” Google stated.
Google has also updated docs and will now support Debian via usual support options or you can also check out what Debian offers.
Google notes that they’re continually evaluating other operating systems that can enable with Compute Engine.
Google shared some tips on finding the best airfares using Flight Search–you can set your parameters and go explore the U.S.!
Let’s say you want to plan a long weekend somewhere in the U.S. that involves an easy flight (under two hours, nonstop) and costs less than $350. You can easily search for the best option by going to www.google.com/flights, where you can pick dates, set the sliders to your parameters and leave the destination blank. Live prices will appear on the map, so you can quickly see the destinations that fit your criteria.
Another option for flexible travelers is to check prices for different airports in your origin area. You can use the dropdown check list to search fares for flights departing from Rockford, Milwaukee, O’Hare, and Midway to anywhere.
Whether you’re planning a trip on your desktop, tablet or phone, you can use Flight Search to search for countries, states, islands and even continents from any origin in the U.S., Canada, France, U.K., Italy, Spain or Netherlands.