Posted by Tomedes on August 30, 2010 – 7:43 am
Filed under Machine Translation, Translation Tools
We would like to suggest a great new tool our translators are already using. Phras.in is a web based tool that takes alternative versions of a phrase, run them both through a web search and compare the results, highlighting which...
Posted by Tomedes on January 11, 2010 – 2:00 am
Filed under Translation News, Translation Tools, Uncategorized
Instant voice translation has long been the stuff of science fiction and a much desired ability in the real world. People who frequently travel to foreign countries where they do not understand the local language would be delighted by a...
Posted by Tomedes on January 6, 2010 – 7:33 am
Filed under Language Translation Advice, Translation Musings
Yet another year has gone by, welcome to 2010 dear reader, my best wishes to you for a happy and prosperous New Year. Overall 2009 was good for the language translation industry as in spite of the recession we managed...
Posted by Tomedes on December 16, 2009 – 8:12 am
Filed under Translation Tools
There are so many language translation apps for the iPhone so why should one consider yet another new one? Well, one can certainly consider iLingual which executes its translations in a somewhat comic manner. iLingual comes with a library of...
Posted by Tomedes on December 14, 2009 – 9:20 am
Filed under Translation News, Translation Tools
IBM has a team of almost 100 employees working on the development of an automatic language translation tool that would be quick, as well as highly accurate to the extent that it would facilitate instant messages between the speakers of...
Posted by Tomedes on December 11, 2009 – 1:45 am
Filed under Language Translation Advice, Translation Services
The world has shrunk so much more with the increasing proliferation of the Internet. We are living in fortunate times where information about progress in any part of the world can readily be made available everywhere for the benefit of...
Posted by Tomedes on December 10, 2009 – 9:19 am
Filed under Translation News, Translation Services
As a name “Suri” sounds unconventional and quite nice. Perhaps that’s why Hollywood’s star couple Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes named their daughter so. But how would they feel when they came to know that the word Suri means pickpocket...
Posted by Tomedes on December 8, 2009 – 7:51 am
Filed under Translation Services
The banking sector has seen many changes in the recent years. The latest trend being the acquisition of small banks by larger ones, a strategy, with the help of which huge international banks are making their presence felt in various...
Posted by Tomedes on December 3, 2009 – 9:12 am
Filed under Translation Events, Translation News
We’ve come across a requirement for Japanese translation volunteers. It’s an exciting opportunity in which Japanese language students can use their language skills in a live and fairly challenging environment – a valuable learning opportunity for language students. Last year...