French Seek to Beat Google on Video Search

A technology consortium funded by the French government unveiled multimedia search tools Thursday, as part of a scaled-back attempt to challenge the dominance of U.S. search engines.Quaero, which was set up two years ago, showed off software that converts spoken language into written text; a program that synchronizes electronic books to audio books; and an automatic translation device which turns German into English (though not into French).
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