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In works of science fiction like Star Trek or Doctor Who, one of the most commonly but curiously unremarked-upon SFnal aspects of the future or the advanced alien species is the ability to automatically translate any number (sometimes infinite) of languages automatically, using nothing but a small device (or, in the case of Douglas Adams’ Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy series, a fish in your ear). It’s not hard to see that even if it rarely takes centre stage, the idea of “automatic translation” is a powerful one that immediately catches the eye (or ear). ... Continue

The discussion about whether translation services can ever be taken on entirely by computers, with no human involvement, may not be common cocktail party chatter in your neck of the woods, but when you’re like me and almost all of your friends and associates are in the language translation business it’s been a common topic of conversation for several decades now. The cycle is clear: Someone declares that computers will never take over the human role in translation, then there’s a new invention or device or software breakthrough, someone else says that it’s now inevitable that computers will be doing all of our translation work soon enough, then nothing much happens, and someone declares it impossible again, starting the cycle over. ... Continue

Machine translation like Google Translate became a very popular translation tool.In some cases machine translation can help read and understand the general meaning of a short text.  When it comes to professional translation only human that understands what the text is about can get the job done r ... Continue

There has been this growing concern for the human translation agency that machines are definitely going to overtake the business. However, the topic remains to be debatable because there are people, who have different opinions. ... Continue

Some of our customers sent us this really important piece of information published by Google in its official webmaster blog on March 19, 2010: ... Continue

Machine translation is fast becoming the wave of the future for the translation field thanks to innovations like the Google Transliteration IME. ... Continue

Technology has been inevitably remodeling the practice and concept of human translation in many aspects—so much so that machine translation has become an integral part of the ... Continue

Today translation has turned out to be one of the key tools to have a better understanding of different cultures and in past couple of years has gained its recognition worldwide. ... Continue

Google Translate (GT) is a popular translation service provided by Google to translate a word, a phrase, a section of text or an entire web page into one of 51 languages mentioned below. ... Continue

Professional translatio ... Continue

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