• World Cup: No Russian? No Problem. There's an app for that

    26 days ago - By Saint Louis Today

    SAMARA, Russia - Randall Garcia and his wife were on a bus in the Russian city of Samara when a local resident stared at the couple and pointed his phone at them. The screen read: "Good luck Costa Rica!"
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  • World Cup: No Russian? No Problem. There's an app for that

    World Cup: No Russian? No Problem. There's an app for that

    26 days ago - By National Post

    SAMARA, Russia - Randall Garcia and his wife were on a bus in the Russian city of Samara when a local resident stared at the couple and pointed his phone at them. The screen read: “Good luck Costa Rica!”
    Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, or Neymar may be the stars of the World Cup. But Google Translate has been the Most Valuable Player for many fans to leap over the language barrier in Russia. They have used the mobile app version to order food, change money and meet new people, especially in cities like Samara, where most people only speak Russian.
    “Google Translate has been a fundamental...
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