Language market capitalization valued at USD 430 billion. AI translation is the next BIG

A decade ago we were immersed in Sci-Fi movies and tv drama, thinking Artificial Intelligence (AI)was all imaginary scenarios made up. Such short span of time, we now experiencing using AI in our daily work and social life. So, what entail in the next decade?   Will AI replace human translation? In the past 2 years,… Continue reading Language market capitalization valued at USD 430 billion. AI translation is the next BIG

AI translation device FLY powered its way to China Open

China Open 2018 attracted 279 tennis stars from 49 countries, making it one of the 4 major tournaments. With more than 300 matches broadcasting globally, AI translation device also became a focal point in the event. ATP world top 5 ranking players Juan Martin Del Potro (Argentina), Alexander Zverev (Germany) and Grigo Dimitrov (Bulgaria) have… Continue reading AI translation device FLY powered its way to China Open

Pixel USB-C earbuds wired earphones with instant translation support

Wired earphones were set to be a piece of historic ornament when iPhone decided it’s end of the road for headphone jack. Never mind the fact that wireless earphone’s sound quality is yet a match for its predecessor. Google made a comeback on wired headphone with the new Pixel 3, after ditching the 3.5mm headphone… Continue reading Pixel USB-C earbuds wired earphones with instant translation support

Features of technology translation

Traditionally, literature and translation have been closely knitted. Recent years advancement in language technology has benefited translation work. More technologists are motivated and moving towards developing advanced, complex algorithms for translating languages to a high standard of literacy. However, technologists or technocrats are not language specialists. Even with artificial intelligence built into translation software, literature… Continue reading Features of technology translation

Chinese translation software in 2017

Youdao dictionary 7.0 (link: http://xiazai.zol.com.cn/down.php?softid=313019&subcateid=50&site=10&checkStr=e8cb4c697f67a460b&pos=downloader_main&rand=a73c3f) This software has been downloaded over 8.6 million times. It is in Simplified Chinese and free for use. Most recent update was in 12 January 2017. The platform includes Win7/WinVista/WinXP/Win8 operating system. Kingsoft Dictionary (link: http://xiazai.zol.com.cn/down.php?softid=92130&subcateid=50&site=10&checkStr=255d95a25db12961f&pos=downloader_main&rand=65708e) This has been downloaded more than 23 million times. It is free and in… Continue reading Chinese translation software in 2017