Frayed Apple iPhone 6 charger cable electrocutes Vietnamese teen

You might recall back in July 2013 when we told you about a 23-year old stewardess who was electrocuted when she answered a call on her Apple iPhone 5 while it was charging. That seemed to kick off a series of other incidents where iPhone or iPad users would report receiving a shock. In many cases, the problem was the use of a third party charger. Later that year, Apple announced that it would allow consumers to swap third party chargers for the official Apple version. This was to take place in certain countries including the U.S., China, and the U.K.

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Google Translate will now help you more accurately decipher Hindi, Russian, and Vietnamese languages

Google Translate is one of the most powerful pieces of software you can currently get for your smartphone to help you better understand different languages. The service initially launched back in 2006, and it received some seriously impressive new tech last November – neural machine translation. This improvement to Translate essentially allows it to decipher entire sentences at once rather than individual words, and this consequently results in more natural translations of different languages.

The neural machine translation tech was originally made available …