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Brazilian General Data Protection Act

What is the Brazilian General Data Protection Act? Inspired by the European regulation (General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR), the Brazilian General Data Protection Act (in Portuguese, LGPD, Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados) establishes rules on collecting, handling, storing, and sharing of personal data managed by organizations. The new...

Lack of BSL Interpreters at COVID Briefings Exclusionary, Judge Finds

Two separate COVID-19 briefings in England were retroactively found to have excluded deaf individuals in the country, as the government did not provide a...

WPML expands automatic translation offerings in Beta

Imagine being able to reach a global audience with just the click of a button. That’s in the works at WPML, the #1 plugin...

Brazilian General Data Protection Act

What is the Brazilian General Data Protection Act? Inspired by the European regulation (General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR), the Brazilian General Data Protection Act...

Estonian Government to Develop Central Translation Platform

The government of Estonia has ordered the development of a central translation platform for the country, according to a July 9 report from Estonian...

What does TWB’s expansion mean for the global community?

The Translators without Borders (TWB) story began 10 years ago. TWB helps people get vital information, whatever language they speak, utilizing a community of more...
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Berlitz Develops AI-powered Language Learning Program

While professionals often use artificial intelligence (AI) in the language industry to produce translations from one language to another, it’s another thing completely to...

Matewa Media and Disney to Dub Classics in Māori

Disney has announced that it will be dubbing two popular films into te reo Māori (or simply Māori), the language indigenous to New Zealand,...

Can Neural Networks Really Understand Human Language?

Artificial intelligence (AI) researchers have long been preoccupied with solving the issue of syntactic ambiguities in human language — in their recently released book...

The Search for Non-Binary Pronouns in Chinese

As businesses strive to reach wider audiences, gender-inclusive language has become imperative. Businesses have learned that any association to bigotry, racism, or sexism, however...

Dramatic Shift in Maltese Regulations of English Language Schools

In May 2021 Malta introduced a scheme encouraging international students to visit Malta and learn English at their language schools as part of their...

TikTok penalized for failing to properly localize terms and conditions in...

TikTok, the short-form video app that has seen a dramatic, if not entirely uncontroversial, rise in popularity since its release in 2016, was hit...

Language Learning Model Earns Prestigious Statistics Award

The International Society for Bayesian Analysis has awarded the Mitchell Prize, a highly prestigious award in the field of statistics and Bayesian analysis, to...

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