MeGlobe crosses online language barriers

Real estate agent uses tool with foreign clients

It may sound like the stuff of science fiction: Instant language translation during live communication. And it’s not a perfect science yet, but the technology is improving.

That is good news for Christophe Choo, a real estate agent in Beverly Hills, Calif., who has an international clientele. Even though he speaks four languages, he sometimes encounters language barriers with clients and prospective clients.