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Why Google believes nothing will be lost in translation

Google's real-time Translate app will become smarter and will understand the structure and grammar of what is being translated, Google Translate's product manager Julie Cattiau has told BBC Click.

The company's current translation engine does not understand how different languages work, but the addition of neural networks - a form of artificial intelligence which continuously learns - will change this.

BBC Click's Spencer Kelly reports.

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  • 16 Jul 2015
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