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Posted 15 Jan 2006

Google Translator

, 17 Mar 2016
An object that harnesses the power of Google's online natural language translation tools.



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27 - publicly available Yes 31-Mar-16 13:37 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Updated CP username of contributor, per their request.
26 No 17-Mar-16 19:39 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Updated translation and TTS urls to those used by Google Translate plug-in.
23 No 6-Aug-15 5:33 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Fixed parsing logic, updated source in article and version history.
22 No 6-May-15 11:55 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Corrected parsing code to translate single words.
15 No 5-May-15 10:28 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Removed extraneous source file from .zip
14 No 5-May-15 10:25 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Updated Google url and parsing logic.
13 No 22-Mar-14 7:52 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Re-uploaded corrupt .zip file containing source code.
11 No 9-Mar-14 8:54 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Correct image URL
10 No 9-Mar-14 8:52 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Rewrote parsing logic to use Google Translate's JSON API; added ability to speak translation.
9 No 13-Jan-13 9:39 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Updates in content. 104 changes had been made.
8 No 13-Jan-13 9:37 Available Ravi Bhavnani
Updates in content. 278 changes had been made.
7 No 10-Mar-10 7:07 Available Ravi Bhavnani
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Ravi Bhavnani
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Ravi Bhavnani is an ardent fan of Microsoft technologies who loves building Windows apps, especially PIMs, system utilities, and things that go bump on the Internet. During his career, Ravi has developed expert systems, desktop imaging apps, marketing automation software, EDA tools, a platform to help people find, analyze and understand information, trading software for institutional investors and advanced data visualization solutions. He currently works for a company that provides enterprise workforce management solutions to large clients.

His interests include the .NET framework, reasoning systems, financial analysis and algorithmic trading, NLP, HCI and UI design. Ravi holds a BS in Physics and Math and an MS in Computer Science and was a Microsoft MVP (C++ and C# in 2006 and 2007). He is also the co-inventor of 3 patents on software security and generating data visualization dashboards. His claim to fame is that he crafted CodeProject's "joke" forum post icon.

Ravi's biggest fear is that one day he might actually get a life, although the chances of that happening seem extremely remote.

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