Tag: MT

DeepL, Write, and penetrating AI

While it’s too early to make firm statements, it’s not unlikely that linguistic AI labs like DeepL or large language models (LLM) such as GPT-3 will be embedded in different steps of the translation process. The increasing penetration of AI in language services is keeping industry analysts busy as potential disruptions now need to be defined.

Textum Translations’ Global Survey Reveals the Biggest Challenges Faced by LSPs

Good linguists are always in great demand. There are certainly many different approaches to vendor managers' never-ending task of finding them. “We wanted to...

RWS to supply European Parliament with translation/transcription service

A fiercely contested contract to provide translation and transcription services to the European Parliament landed in favor of language tech developer RWS, company officials...

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...

RWS Revives Language Weaver MT Platform

RWS announced today that it is reviving the Language Weaver brand of machine translation (MT) technology after acquiring Language Weaver’s parent company SDL in...

Implementing Machine Translation in Subtitling

In the past year, we have witnessed accelerated technology implementation across multiple industry verticals and geographies, as companies try to create efficiencies, productivity increases...

New data on what CX customers want most

Language is the number one reason why customer service organizations can't maintain message consistency. That's one of the insights provided in machine translation provider...

One Hour Translation raises $10M, rebrands

Machine translation (MT) provider One Hour Translation announced a $10 million private equity (PE) round today, led by existing investor Fortissimo Capital. The company...

Microsoft Adds Inuktitut, but is that good?

Microsoft Translator has added Inuktitut, but is that a good thing? “Any new tool to encourage language use and learning — especially in Inuktitut —...

One Year In, Kinyarwanda Google Translate Still Flawed

One year ago this month, Google Translate added Kinyarwanda — a language principally spoken in Rwanda, Burundi, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Uganda and Tanzania. And...

A New Translation App from…Hyundai?

There's a new Korean-English translation app out there and it's made by Hyundai. That's right: The automobile manufacturer has gotten in the language business. According...

Lilt Hosts Successful Virtual Conference

Lilt, an AI-powered enterprise translation company, held its first Lilt Ascend virtual conference yesterday, October 22. The theme was localizing at scale in a...