When you were 18 you were so lucky and brave to follow your passion and study what you liked. At 23 you realized some degrees translate themselves automatically in a […]
I’ve been testing this app since a couple of weeks. I like 3 main characteristics: 1. People all over the world can ask and answer questions about all your selected languages. […]
Sentiment analysis is the automatic use and elaboration of natural language, to identify and extract subjective information form different on-line sources. It is widely employed to analyse social media reputation […]
A Japanese recipe was translated, once with ELAN and once with Google Translate. A chef cooked the two translated recipes and served the different dishes to passersby.
The aim of Chineasy’s method is to allow learners to recognize characters through simple illustrations. Following the building block principle – blocks, compounds and phrases – the student will learn […]
QT internationalization and localization tool is very useful. It doesn’t allow however the creation and maintenance of translation memories. If you are using QT to code it is ok – […]
1. MT may be a cheap and quick solution to understand each other If you work in an international environment you get used to communicate with people coming from different countries […]
FingerReader is a wearable device that assists in reading printed and digital text. It was created by the Fluid Interfaces group from the MIT Media Lab. This tool is both […]
The keyboard learns really fast and it is easy to use. Just check if you have enough space on your smartphone to install it.
Marja Vaba is a Translation Quality Manager working for one of the biggest and most innovative IT world companies. Her contribution is very useful to understand in which direction the […]
This is a very interesting publication about the biggest world companies providing linguistic services. Follow the link to get the full report http://www.commonsenseadvisory.com/Portals/0/downloads/120531_QT_Top_100_LSPs.pdf?goback=.gde_44105_member_120303265
This video was created in 2011 by the iTunes U team. It is distributed by The Open University.
A reader asked me on Linkedin if Universal translator was based on Google translate. I investigated, but I didn’t get any good information so I made a comparison by machine translating […]
In response to a reader I would like to share a more ambitious combination and if you didn’t read the previous post click here. European Constitution Inspirée par la volonté […]
Translingo Voice has been developed by Ask Ziggy, a company founded in January 2012 based in Rocklin, California.
I took three portions of three different French texts to be machine translated with Universal Translator into English. These are the three samples: first article, first clause of the European […]