by Lisa A. Grimaldi | September 24, 2013
The Word Lens app instantly translates printed material (books, signs, menus) via your smartphone's camera. The app, which does not require an Internet connection, can translate from English to Italian, Spanish, German, Portuguese and French, and vice versa. Available for Android and most iOS devices. Cost: The app is free; language packs can be purchased for $4.99 each.