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September 23, 2022 00:03:57
ISO publishes revised, more collaborative international standard for RSI technology

ISO publishes revised, more collaborative international standard for RSI technology

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) announced Friday that it has revised and published its requirements and recommendations for simultaneous interpreting delivery platforms (SIDPs). ...

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September 21, 2022 00:04:15
War in Ukraine spurs decline in Russian-language use, survey shows

War in Ukraine spurs decline in Russian-language use, survey shows

Since the onset of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Ukrainians’ attitudes on language policy appear to be shifting, according to a recent survey of people residing in the country. ...

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September 20, 2022 00:03:25
Two literary translations shortlisted for $60,000 prize in Canada

Two literary translations shortlisted for $60,000 prize in Canada

If one of the works win, it would be the first time a novel in translation won the award in the prize’s 25-year history. ...

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September 19, 2022 00:03:26
Fujitsu and Straker Translations collaborate on Māori translation initiative

Fujitsu and Straker Translations collaborate on Māori translation initiative

Just in time to close out this year’s Māori Language Week, Fujitsu and Straker Translations announced today that they’ve teamed up to offer Māori translation on ServiceNow. ...

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September 19, 2022 00:05:00
AP Spanish students are no substitute for professional interpreters

AP Spanish students are no substitute for professional interpreters

When a group of Advanced Placement (AP) Spanish students in Martha’s Vineyard stepped in to act as impromptu interpreters for non-English-speaking migrants last week, mainstream media outlets presented it as a touching, good Samaritan-esque detail in part of a larger, more unsettling story. However, professional interpreters and others working in language services raised a couple of eyebrows at the detail.  ...

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September 19, 2022 00:03:24
Squid Game wins Emmys for best actor, director

Squid Game wins Emmys for best actor, director

Monday was another big night for international entertainment with an Emmy win for Lee Jung-jae and Hwang Dong-hyuk of Squid Game.  ...

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