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TAO Translator

TAO Translator (formerly, The Advanced Online Translator) uses online translation services to provide translations. Currently supported services: Google Translate (supports translation, language detection, dictionary, and reverse translations for single words); Microsoft Translator, a.k.a. Bing Translator (supports translation only); Yandex.Translate (supports translation and language detection); and Yandex.Dictionaries (supports dictionary with synonyms and reverse translations). More services are possible in the future.

Operating Systems

Last announcement

Archive of all releases 26 Apr 2014 22:00

Archive of all TAO Translator releases is now available on

Recent releases

  •  06 Apr 2014 19:25

    Release Notes: Maintenance release. An updated list of available translation languages for Google Translate. The icon background is a bit smoother. New UI localization: Danish. The German UI localization was updated. Sailfish OS: translation result text is now read-only. Nokia N9: the old icon is no longer shown in Settings -> Applications -> Manage applications.

    •  02 Mar 2014 22:59

      Release Notes: This release renames the application nto TAO Translator. There is a new application icon and new UI localizations (German and Italian). BlackBerry 10: a completely rewritten UI in Cascades. Nokia N9 and Symbian: update checker functionality has been added.

      •  18 Jan 2014 10:01

        Release Notes: The busy indicator was moved on top of the Translate button. The icon label was shortened to TAO Translator. Copyright years were updated. New Chinese, Dutch, and Turkish translations were added. On Sailfish OS, landscape and inverted landscape orientations were enabled, and display of source and translated text was added to the cover. On Nokia N9/Symbian, a notice about a Nokia Store freeze was removed.

        •  02 Jan 2014 15:04

          Release Notes: A Sailfish OS port. Yandex.Dictionaries: adds display of synonyms. The About dialog was converted to a page; links were added to the text. Symbian, BlackBerry 10: Translate and Clear buttons are no longer hidden when source text is empty.

          •  14 Dec 2013 23:56

            Release Notes: This release adds a Yandex.Dictionaries translation service. It adds Ukrainian and Russian translations.


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