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The Great Debate 2: Multi- vs. Monolingual Futures

Four years ago in June, 2014, TAUS held its Industry Leaders Forum at Clontarf outside Dublin in Ireland. The event’s highlight was a formal debate between Nicholas Ostler, a .. Read More

“Point of Use” - Translation Out of the Wall Revisited

Well over a decade ago, the concept of “translation out of the wall” (TOOTW) was proposed by TAUS’ founder Jaap Van Der Meer in various presentations to the industry. His aim was .. Read More

Celebrating 5 years of QE Summits

In March 2013, TAUS organized their first Translation Quality Evaluation (QE) Summit in Dublin, Ireland, hosted by Microsoft. TAUS had been working on the development of the .. Read More

Introducing DQF Trend Reports

Today almost everyone seems to own some sort of an activity tracker which counts the steps taken, calories burnt and hours slept. The most dedicated users measure their .. Read More

Value of DQF - Business Intelligence at the Macro Level

As the industry is getting closer and closer to adopting the TAUS Dynamic Quality Framework (DQF) as a standard for evaluating translation productivity and quality, we’ve decided .. Read More

Mark Brayan: In a technology-driven world, what will Act 2 be for the language industry?

Captains of the Translation Industry Talk About the Single Biggest Thing They've Learnt   TAUS spoke with Mark Brayan, the CEO of Appen to find out what he has learned based on .. Read More

Synergium use case: DQF as a Reliable Risk Management Tool

How an LSP from the Baltics uses TAUS DQF to minimize loss with more efficient and fair billing By Mindaugas Kazlauskas, CEO of Synergium Running an effective, profitable .. Read More

Evaluating the Modern Translation Pipeline: Buyers vs. Suppliers

TAUS recently held two webinars on how major industry players – buyers and suppliers - perceive the current challenges in the translation industry, ranging from tools, via NMT to .. Read More

Participant Perspective: Looking Back at TAUS Executive Forum 2018

TAUS Executive Forum in Tokyo was held in May 16-17, 2018, hosted by Oracle Japan. Most of the participants were from local language service providers, who, I suppose, are .. Read More

Shall We Meet at a Knowledge Café?

Discussions around how the robots will take over and human interaction will be replaced by bot interaction are sweeping across almost every social scene. Recently, companies like .. Read More