The challenges were set, the clock was ticking, and all eyes were on their screens… The teams of IT whizzes had just six hours to develop the most useful and innovative uses for our new Premium Machine Translation API.
In today’s fast-moving global economy, translation is an essential service for operating across borders. And for businesses with frequent requirements or tight deadlines, new technology is making translation even easier and faster.
Taking a high-speed train between France and Switzerland is now even faster, with a new app facilitating cross-border journeys.
Whether it’s choosing the correct pharmaceutical terms, or using the right words to describe your products, terminology is an essential part of translation.
At the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, we are regularly faced with big data challenges in volume, velocity, and complexity amongst other things.
Global technology has presented new opportunities for companies to expand into new markets, but you need to ensure that your global websites are properly localised to traverse these borders successfully.
Machine translation technology began to be explored in the 1950s, but the first commercial machine translation system appeared in 1991, with web applications appearing a few years later.
Machine translation technology now ranges from free online translation, to on-the-go mobile phone apps to customisable, professional software packages.
We’ll be saying a sad goodbye to our chief Machine Translation guru, Professor Andy Way, who’ll be leaving Lingo24 at the end of the year.