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Change vs. Innovation

"Last year, at Localization World Dublin, many insisted that the buzzword for the next future in the industry would be ‘change.’At the ATC Conference 2015 in Manchester, almost .. Read More

What is a translation company’s market value?

Recently, one global player in translation bought out a competitor. Another key player was court-ordered to break up and sell their company. These business developments—and .. Read More

Is the pivot language approach ever a good option? - Part II

In part I, we defined the pivot language approach, discussed briefly its major drawbacks, referred to factors regarding the selection of the pivot language and explored two areas .. Read More

Is the pivot language approach ever a good option? - Part I

A pivot language is a third or intermediate language that can bridge the gap between language pairs. For example, if there are translations between English to French and the same .. Read More

No Government, No Innovation

The translation industry is quickly becoming a high-tech industry. So we say…  But fear not. Translators' jobs are not going away. Although Google Translate may be considered a .. Read More

The Brains but not the Guts: Why American companies crack the language barrier and Europe fails

After decades of funding of European research in language and translation technology, the new European Commission wants to turn off the money tap. European researchers are .. Read More