As of December 1, 2011 the Google Translate option in Japan Goggles and China Goggles will no longer give translations. This is due to a decision by Goggle to completely shut off the free translation service to all third party applications on that date. You can read more about it at: http://code.google.com/apis/language/translate/overview.html Naturally, their decision [...]
Sometimes you can recognize text easier with your Japan Goggles or China Goggles just by trying these simple tricks: Use the zoom in button When in live camera mode trying to read some small print text in Japanese or Chinese, getting your iPhone closer to the paper won’t help – the iPhone camera just can’t [...]
01.12.2010 – After hearing many requests for a Chinese version of Japan Goggles we have delivered. China Goggles, the revolutionary Augmented Reality Chinese dictionary is finally available for download on App Store. We’re very interested what you think about it and we’re keeping our ears open to any comments or suggestions. Download now!
Lost in Japan was the World’s First Japanese character reader for iPhone. It was launched in May 2010 and quickly became popular. However, this app was limited to one character only so. The main difference between Lost in Japan and Japan Goggles is the number of charcaters each app ca recognize. With Lost in Japan, [...]
19.11.2010 – Japan Goggles, the ground-breaking augmented reality Japanese reader officially available on app store. The moment you’re all waiting for! For the first time in history, you can actually read Japanese using your iPhone. Japan Goggles can translate Japanese text live when you hold up the phone to the text. You can also take [...]
18.03.2010 – Aalto University Entrepreneurship Society had recently created a new business incubator of Aalto University spin-offs called Venure Garage. LucSens has launched it’s revolutionary photo dictionary “Lost in Japan” with a live demo and presentation at Aalto Venture Garage, one of Finland’s premiere business incubators. The Demo Day was the graduation ceremony of the [...]