Tag: AI

Translated’s New Shopify App Helps Merchants Expand to Global Markets

Translated is proud to announce the release of its official Shopify app that enables the platform's users to take advantage of the same powerful symbiosis between professional native speaking human translators and AI -powered machine translation services.

LEXIGO supercharges its commitment to quality in the translation industry

LEXIGO supercharges its commitment to quality in the translation industry

CaptionHub and Memsource sign strategic alliance for multimedia localization

CaptionHub and Memsource have announced a global strategic alliance. With the goal of providing advanced localization capabilities for multimedia and for enterprises scaling their subtitling output and synthetic dubbing, this partnership is a response to market demand which has seen an increase of 500% in subtitle minutes reported from Q1 2021 to Q1 2022. 

Verbit to lay off 10% of its workforce

Verbit is undergoing an organizational change involving about 50 layoffs in the U.S. and 30 in Israel. It will employ a total of 520 employees following the cutback, 50 more than it had when it announced its latest funding round.

Algospeak: a new language to circumvent AI-powered content moderation

Recently, social media saw the birth of a whole new language coined Algospeak, employing code words and phrases to prevent posts from being removed, demoted in rank, or demonetized by automated content moderation systems. 

Lilt raises $55M to bolster its business-focused AI translation platform

Lilt, a provider of AI-powered business translation software, today announced that it raised $55 million in a Series C round led by Four Rivers,...

Cohere and Google Cloud Announce Multi-Year Technology Partnership

TORONTO and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 17, 2021 — Cohere, a provider of cutting-edge natural language processing (NLP) services, and Google Cloud today announced a...

Facebook linguistic gaps allow hate speech to spread, don’t match demographic...

Social media giant Facebook is under the microscope yet again recently for purportedly prioritizing growth and profit over the safety of users and marginalized...

New speech-to-speech tech company in running for $3 million grant

Voiseed aims to shake up the audio localization industry with a deep learning, virtual voice engine.

How Do Organizations Measure the Success of Language Operations?

When we surveyed over 1,000 decision-makers at global mid-market and enterprise organizations, more than 90% of them said Language Operations (LangOps) could be very...

Letters to the editor: rebuttal to Jaap van der Meer

We, the authors of this letter to the editor of MultiLingual, have thought about Jaap van der Meer’s article in the July-August issue of...

Timnit Gebru and The Problem with Large Language Models

In December of 2020, Google fired Timnit Gebru, a co-leader of their Ethical Artificial Intelligence team (Google continues to maintain Gebru resigned, though even...