Baidu’s AI Can Do Simultaneous Translation Between Any Two Languages

Baidu Research reveals a translation tool that keeps up by predicting the future

Would-be travelers of the galaxy, rejoice: The Chinese tech giant Baidu has invented a translation system that brings us one step closer to a software Babel fish.

For those unfamiliar with the Douglas Adams masterworks of science fiction, let me explain. The Babel fish is a slithery fictional creature that takes up residence in the ear canal of humans, tapping into their neural systems to provide instant translation of any language they hear.

In the real world, until now, we’ve had to make do with human and software interpreters that do thei…
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