Sven Seebeck

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A Duo-Lingual Communication Issue

I was surprised to figure out that Google Now had learned to speak finnish.

Me: (speaking through the headphones while driving on the bike, at minus whatever degrees, to work) What’s the time? GN: En ole varma miten voin vastan (some gooblygoob it understood) Me: Paljonko kello on? GN: I’m not sure how to help you with (some gooblygoob it understood) Me: What’s the time? GN:En ole varma miten voin vastan (some gooblygoob it understood) Get’s off the bike and checks the time.

A reminder to set a preferred language in the Google app.