Microsoft Translator – new mobile translator

Picturepan2 was digging around on and noticed a new URL, for, which takes a word or phrase and translates it on a mobile device.  We haven’t seen this before, although the Indic Language Input Tool beta has been available for a week or so, since December, so maybe we just missed it.  Not quite the translator phone that Microsoft Research has been showing off:

(thanks to TechFlash!)

but it is available now.  Here’s a quick screenshot (from a PC) of the mobile translator:


Microsoft Translator is promising some news for Mix, and we’re hoping to meet up with them then, we’ll keep you posted!