Google Translate can now transcribe audio from 8 different languages such as Hindi, English, French, German, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Thai, the company said in a blog post. The company claims that the transcription will take place “as it’s happening”, that is, without any delay for processing. The feature was first demoed in January. How to use transcribe: The latest update of Google Translate now has a “Transcribe” icon in the home screen. Upon clicking that icon, users will be able to choose the source and target languages, see the original transcript, change the text size or choose a dark theme in the settings menu. Google clarified to MediaNama that the feature works only for live audio, meaning that users cannot upload an audio file for transcription on the app. [caption id="attachment_211782" align="alignright" width="358"] Source: Google Blog[/caption] Where the function…
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