TAUS Services

A To-Do List for the Translation Industry

It was Renato (Beninatto) who reminded me, in the ‘Future’ panel discussion in Dublin, that only eleven years ago (when the TAUS think tank was founded) nobody - in his right mind .. Read More

When butterflies dream of electric sheep

When I attended translation courses, I was assigned to write a commentary on George F. Will’s column Reading, Writing and Rationality on the Newsweek issue ofMarch 17, 1986. Even .. Read More

Globalization Challenges for Startups

Content creation and localization as a challenge Startups are organizations designed to search for a “Big Idea” and to monetize it. They constantly reinvent themselves and explore .. Read More

Streetwise - Shrewd translation technologies to survive abroad

Since its launch in 2007, Google Translate has brought machine translation to the masses, making it free, quick and easy, and therefore significantly contributing to the .. Read More

What is creative content?

The term ‘creative content’ is used a lot but what does it really mean? And, as a global company, how do you handle creative content translation? How does the translation process .. Read More

Different Views on Quality at the TAUS Industry Leaders Forum 2016

Within translation/localization we’re all looking to ensure that the quality of the deliverable meets the expectation, in whatever way those two things are defined. Some people .. Read More

Translation quality evaluation in the EU institutions

Globalization and new technology have not left the translation services of the EU institutions untouched. Successive enlargements have more than doubled not only the number of .. Read More

Throwing Down the Gauntlet at the TAUS Roundtable

Can translation service providers and technology providers meet translation buyers’ requests? How can we evaluate the quality of both source and target within the translation .. Read More

Getting to Equilibrium: Can We Use Machine Learning to Predict Translation Demand?

In a recent NPR news piece Uber Plans To Kill Surge Pricing, Though Drivers Say It Makes Job Worth It, Jeff Schneider, engineering lead at Uber describes how they are using .. Read More

From full review to selective review

I was recently involved in a project to clean up TM pollution, where the target included a lot of translations from a different language variant. I had to work with the internal .. Read More