Online Translation Tools and Gender Bias

25/12/2017

Byer beware. When using online translation tools, you may encounter gender biases that may not be obvious to users. Do you know? Read more at Google Translate’s gender bias pairs “he” with “hardworking” and “she” with lazy, and other examples at https://qz.com/1141122/google-translates-gender-bias-pairs-he-with-hardworking-and-she-with-lazy-and-other-examples/

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Google Translate: The mind-blowing AI announcement from Google that you probably missed

09/01/2017


What Happens When a Song is Translated to Several Languages in Google Translate? Hear for Yourself in Google Translate Sings: The Christmas Song

26/12/2016

 

 


Robotics Google’s New Service Translates Languages Almost as Well as Humans Can

29/09/2016


What Does it Take to be an Effective Translator?

13/05/2015

Read “The amazing brains of the real-time interpreters” at http://www.magnapubs.com/online/mentor/what-should-i-do-when-a-student-cheats-13264-1.html?ET=magnapubs:p1154:119382a:&st=pmail&s=mosPM14LA-15485-150513e1 to find out!


How the Nuremberg Trials changed translation forever

30/09/2014

What is the history of translating?  Read up on this interesting report:  xhttp://www.pri.org/stories/2014-09-29/how-do-all-those-leaders-un-communicate-all-those-languages

 


NPR: Can Google Build A Typeface To Support Every Written Language?

05/08/2014

Amazing developments by Google, reblogged from: http://www.npr.org/blogs/codeswitch/2014/08/03/337168933/-no-tofu-doesn-t-equate-to-no-problem-for-google-universal-typeface


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