Translate text into a different language as you type

translateThere are some amazing language-translation apps, everything from Google Translate to Word Lens. But few of them integrate with iOS proper.

Translate Keyboard Pro ($1.99) does. It takes advantage of iOS 8’s support for third-party keyboards, effectively translating text from 30 source languages into as many as 80 other languages as you type. But using it can be a little confusing at first. Here’s how to get started:

Step 1: Install Translate Keyboard Pro, then enable it for use on your phone or tablet (making sure to activate the Allow Full Access option). If you haven’t yet installed a third-party keyboard, here’s a quick tutorial.  More