Reader Polls: Human Translation Speed, Look Who’s Hiring Aggressively, Email Behavior – via slator.com

Let’s start with the good news. There are many open roles and language service providers (LSPs) and localization teams are hiring aggressively, according to the majority (43.2%) of respondents to Slator’s recent poll. Here’s proof: Barely two months into the new year and, already, Slator has featured a couple of...

Reader Polls: Online Dating via Google Translate, Risk to Top LSPs – via slator.com

Big Tech has been amply represented in machine translation news over the past four months. Amazon launched live translation for Alexa. Google improved the UX for live speech translation by reducing flickering text (although Google Translate was deemed not quite ready for use in medical emergencies according to a recent...