Multimedia Translation: Pressing demand finds new solutions

New Contenders in Multimedia Translation: Can Automated Dubbing and Subtitling Help Scale Production?

Multimedia translation covers a wide gamut, from marketing videos and training modules to streaming entertainment, making multilingual video content a longstanding business need across industries and sectors of all stripes. What some might not realize, though, is the sheer pressure facing groups using services like subtitling and dubbing to move content across borders, as VoD […]

Remote interpreting may not be the only solution to consider

Not Just Remote Interpreting in Demand: How LSPs Can Help Businesses Navigate Their Engagement Needs Near and Afar

As the ancient art of telling one person what another just said, interpreting between languages is as much a part of cross-border communication as written translation, but that doesn’t necessarily make it impervious to change. Even for communicating within domestic markets, the innumerable ways that people and businesses rely on multilingual interpretation are experiencing a […]

Machine translation is bringing more languages into focus at Meta

Machine Translation Innovation Accelerates at Meta: Automating Instantaneous Translations Between 200 Languages

When it comes to translating software interfaces for users in different languages, machine translation (MT) is a well-established tool for scaling up linguists’ productivity, but what happens when a software product comes equipped with an engine ready to do its own translating? This week, Meta AI is breaking headlines with the claim it has delivered […]

CSOFT at the DIA 2022 Annual Meeting in Chicago

Checking in with CSOFT from the DIA 2022 Annual Meeting in Chicago

CSOFT is back from Chicago this week following a successful exhibit at the DIA 2022 Annual Meeting, where the team joined some of the most innovative companies in global and decentralized clinical trials, patient recruitment, and patient education to represent CSOFT Health Sciences, leaders in medical translations for the quickly changing drug industry. Exhibiting at […]

Language AI can tackle ancient script almost as well as modern languages

Advancing Language AI: Machine Learning Helps Translate the Ancient World for Immersive Gaming

In a world of streaming entertainment and serious innovation, where do game localization and experimental language AI cross paths? This week, one common theme appears to be the distant past, as yet another natural language processing (NLP) algorithm tackles an ancient language without modern corollaries to see what AI can reveal about its remnant hieroglyphs […]

Investment banking translation helps move the world.

Navigating the Pressures of Cross-border Finance with Investment Banking Translation

As inflation dampens commercial prospects across industries and sectors, it is difficult to think that demand for financial services would remain aloft, but how the current economy is impacting communication areas like investment banking translation may yet be another story. With some facing potentially greater needs for credit line extensions and other means of navigating […]

A look at the growing push for transparency in language AI

Language AI in the News: Ethical Problems in Automated Communications Highlight the Virtues of Language Services

When language AI talks, should it have to explain itself? Those keeping up with the latest applications of natural language processing (NLP) and natural language generation (NLG) may have noticed a subtle shift in the ongoing discussion of ethics surrounding algorithms like GPT-3, which has long dwelt on whether AI will channel our more malevolent […]

Language AI is advancing through a Mixture of Experts model

Advancing Language AI: How a Mixture of Experts Empowers Translation for Low-Resource Languages

Language AI and translation technology are constantly improving, but when are advances in technologies like natural language processing (NLP) truly significant? With a steady stream of news forthcoming, keeping a view of the bigger picture can be a challenge, while the vocabulary of algorithmic concepts that developers are tinkering with is more elaborate at each […]

Language AI is advancing AI for the financial industry

Advancing Language AI: How GPT Is Bringing a Wary Industry into the Age of AI-powered Communications

As a class of technology centered on automating information, language AI is one of the most widely deployed forms of artificial intelligence across all industries and sectors, led in large part by the globalization potential of machine translation and solidified in the widespread adoption of tools like chatbots, document text recognition, and linguistic data-driven analytics. […]