We’re not sure if we’d wear these just yet, but they’re definitely a step in an exciting direction where language would no longer prevent communication. These earbuds allow the user to hear how to say something in a selected target language. As excited as we are, there’s something to be said for the wonderfully disorienting feeling of wandering a new country where you don’t understand a word people are saying. Might be a trade off. Read Google’s new earbuds with real time translation have huge implications for travel on Skift.