Yes, I can SEE what you are saying.

Yes, I can SEE what you are saying.

#Google AR glasses that can live translate audio to text.

Augmented reality can break down communication barriers – and help us better understand each other by making language visible. Watch what happens when we bring technologies like transcription and translation to your line of sight. #GoogleIO ↓

Vocabulary chunks to learn from the video :

  • the real world
  • gives us new ways to accomplish this
  • understanding someone who speaks a different language
  • trying to follow a conversation
  • if you’re deaf or hard of hearing can be a real challenge
  • advancements in translation and transcription
  • in one of the early prototypes we’ve been testing
  • which is a strange thing
  • a new prototype we’ve been working on
  • you should be seeing what I’m saying just transcribed for you in real-time
  • kind of like subtitles for the world
  • break down language barriers
  • I’m actually looking straight into your eyes
  • you’re looking right at me
  • we’re more connected with the people and the things around us
  • giving people the gift of communicating with anyone no matter what language they speak
  • I think it is a really powerful thing
  • speaking naturally to someone
  • to understand and be understood
  • and it’s what we strive for every day
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LifePaint

[Volvo Cars]

Volvo Cars presents LifePaint. The best way to survive a crash, is not to crash. LifePaint is a unique reflective safety spray. Invisible by daylight, it shines brightly in the glare of car headlights. Making the invisible, visible. Find out more  HERE  #volvolifepaint

Vocabulary chunks to learn after watching the video :

  • Nearly every day something almost happens
  • The young driver lost concentration
  • Hit me from behind
  • Sustained those injuries
  • Far less traffic
  • Cycling at night
  • It’s a lot more dangerous
  • Apply it to a surface
  • The reflective particles will stick together with a special adhesive
  • Invisible by day, but light up at night
  • It makes it very hard for you to be missed
  • It will make you scream out to drivers like me
  • Cycle safety
  • It’s about cars, it’s about pedestrians
  • It’s great that a car brand has got involved
  • Help cyclists and drivers in the end save lives