Holy Cow! Google Translate for Animals Hits Android Market

See what we did there with the title?  It’s a play on words!  Google has announced their latest Android application, Translate for Animals. Building off other their other translation apps, this one lets users record their favorite animals “speaking” and get it translated back to them in English!  So far, the animals supported are cat, dog, bird, rabbit, guinea pig, hamster, tortoise, horse, chicken, sheep, donkey, and pig.

Be advised, there are a few things you need to keep in mind.  For starters, results are only converted to English as of right now.  Future builds will allow for Mongolian, Hindi, Cantonese, and Pig-Latin.  Before you go running off to record your the bray of your neighbor’s donkey, you’ll want to read the instructions.  It’s real important that the animal is calm.  You may wish to stroke it or pet it as you bring your Nexus One up to its mouth.

Scan/Click to Download Translate for Animals!

Unfortunately, Translate for Animals is only available to Android 1.6 handsets and above.  You can grab it out of the Android Market for free today or by scanning/clicking the barcode to the right!  We were amazed to find out that our cat was thinking about food and naps!

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22 Comments

  1. Kel
    April 01, 00:59 Reply

    Ah, it's from the UK. I was thinking that it was a bit early

  2. MatthewPatience
    April 01, 01:35 Reply

    Wow, epic, As much of a novelty as this is, Google just keeps pushing the bar higher and higher.

  3. Ratnok
    April 01, 02:54 Reply

    Great April Fool's joke! Hilarious! Did you guys do the video? Or was that Google? I could go on YouTube and find out, but I'm too lazy.

  4. Awesome
    April 01, 04:50 Reply

    I think that Google did the video, but yeah, this is hysterical!

  5. sameera
    April 01, 03:30 Reply

    Happy Birthday guyzz………..

    😛

  6. mark
    April 01, 08:13 Reply

    just downloaded, going to fool some people with this

  7. Pedro
    April 01, 18:14 Reply

    I like :)

    Its better than the fibre internet down the toilet they did a few years ago :)

  8. doel
    July 14, 09:37 Reply

    nice info. thank you for sharing. i like it :p

  9. zubi
    August 25, 09:43 Reply

    Is this true technology coming soon??? Or else it will be an April Fool prank???

  10. lol
    January 12, 18:21 Reply

    not working!!!!!!!!!!lol

  11. Tfyt
    May 22, 12:41 Reply

     Just an april fool app

  12. nerfman
    April 01, 23:07 Reply

    Does it work for the nextbook tablet?

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