French-English Translation: User Manual

Translation of a technical instruction manual from French into English Translation of an instruction manual for a set-top box for a French ready-to-wear brand specialising in clothing for children aged 0-12 that is expanding abroad. This technical translation has been assigned to professional translators specialized in digital and electronic technology, so that they can provide [...]

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Machine translation errors

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Why are translations very often urgent?

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“A translator? No need, I am bilingual!”

“A translator? No need, I am bilingual.” You can’t imagine how many people use this reasoning to dismiss or overlook their translation needs.

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Why translation of movie titles is a real brainteaser

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Nadège Gayon-Debonnet: The daily life of a translator specialized in video game localization

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Languages and the Internet: The web is written by the victors

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Manual or automatic translation?

Automatic translation continues to improve day by day. However, it is still unable to reach perfect levels of accuracy and lacks a natural feel. Will it ever replace human translation?