California based Penpower releases an update to it’s translation app, Worldictionary 2.1. Simply point the viewfinder of an iPhone camera at any printed word, no need to click, and Worldictionary will offer an instant translation from 21 languages into 50 others. Worldictionary offers the ability to search Google, YouTube and Wikipedia for more comprehensive translation information. A photo of the text can be selected and highlighted to get the etymology and synonyms for a particular word.
Penpower Inc, creators of the award winning and top selling business card scanning application Worldcard Mobile are excited to announce the release of Worldictionary 1.0.0 for the iPhone. Worldictionary allows users to quickly translate any word they see to and from nine different languages. Worldictionary uses the iPhone’s native camera to recognize text and translate on screen. Using Google translating services, Worldictionary has the ability to recognize thousands of words on any surface.