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October 31, 2022 00:06:41
How language companies can stay on top of the game in a data-driven world

How language companies can stay on top of the game in a data-driven world

We are now living in a data-centric era, in which data is crucial to corporations, governmental agencies, research groups, and even language service providers when making decisions. ...

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October 31, 2022 00:03:40
Brave adds 93 languages to its privacy-oriented machine translation feature

Brave adds 93 languages to its privacy-oriented machine translation feature

Brave Software, the San Francisco-based company behind the privacy-focused browser Brave, announced earlier this week that it has added more than 90 languages to its Brave Translate tool, bringing the total number of languages offered on the platform up to 108. ...

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October 28, 2022 00:03:45
Colorado is making it easier to vote for residents with limited English proficiency

Colorado is making it easier to vote for residents with limited English proficiency

The state of Colorado recently announced that it is working with CyraCom, a Tucson-based language service provider, to launch a new service to improve language access for individuals with limited English proficiency who are voting in the upcoming election. ...

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October 27, 2022 00:03:50
The number of Arabic literary works translated into English is rising fast

The number of Arabic literary works translated into English is rising fast

The number of Arabic-to-English literary translations published in the United Kingdom and Ireland between 2010 and 2020 rose by about 92% from the two decades prior, according to research recently presented at the Frankfurt Book Fair. ...

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October 27, 2022 00:04:05
Can AI translate an unwritten language? Meta thinks so.

Can AI translate an unwritten language? Meta thinks so.

In an effort to create artificial intelligence (AI)-powered translation programs for unwritten, predominantly oral languages, Meta claims it has developed the first such program for Hokkien, a southern Chinese language that does not have a standardized writing system. ...

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October 27, 2022 00:04:04
Musixmatch is making podcasts more accessible

Musixmatch is making podcasts more accessible

Musixmatch, a company that allows users to view time-synced lyrics on music streaming platforms, announced that it has begun producing automatic transcriptions of popular podcasts as well. ...

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