The iKVA extension for Google Chrome allows you to discover information related to the page you are currently viewing from a number of knowledge sources directly from within your browser.
The iKVA Chrome extension enables the selection of knowledge sources that you would like to explore and responds instantly with other articles that are highly relevant and of interest to support further understanding and discovery for the topic you are exploring.
The more relevant the article is considered the closer to the top of the list the article will appear. iKVA uses unique vector based technology to automatically asses the relevance of documents to make sure it always brings you the best results.
You can search across all knowledge sources for all web pages, including ones that are not in your preferred language. Enabling great insights from non-english pages into knowledge that is in any-other language.
Results can be translated to your preferred language to aid understanding, and further discovery.
Installing the extension
Sometimes when the extension upgrades there can be an issue. Please uninstall the extension and reinstall it. That will resolve any issues you are seeing.
The translation function built into the extension uses Google Cloud Translate function. So to you it you will need to sign up to Google Cloud and register a Google Cloud Translation API Key. This is the key that you then use in the options page of the extension to enable translation.
Google Cloud translate currently allows for 500,000 characters to be translated for free each month. That will enable about 50,000 results to be translated per month before you incur any costs. The full cloud pricing is available here https://cloud.google.com/translate/pricing. To Sign up you will need to provide a credit card number, but unless you exceed the limits you will not be charged. It is possible to set up alerts so you can make sure you are not being charged and be alerted if you exceed specified limits.
Yes By Default iKVA sends the URL for the page you are viewing back to its servers in order to return the results. However if you elect the ‘Client-side data visibility’ option the content of the page will be sent and enable results to be calculated for pages that the iKVA servers cannot directly see. None of this data is kept on the iKVA servers and is not viewed or read by iKVA at any time.
Short details are:
The key shown in API keys is the key you need for the client to use.
Further useful information:
Do not give anyone else your key, or let it be publicly known otherwise you will get billed for all the usage.
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