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Sign Language
Monday, April 9, 2018
Sign language relies on the same area of the brain as verbal speech »
  Speaking verbally and performing sign language require the same parts of the brain, accord...
Thursday, April 20, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Deaf Man Claims Lawyer's Bad Sign Language Cost Him Millions »
By The New York Post What’s the sign for “whoops”? A deaf former IBM worker claims he wrongly accepted a lowball...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
ASL Art Performers Bringing Music to the Deaf Community During Austin's Music Festivals »
By KVUE ABC Austinites are accustomed to seeing live music on nearly every corner of the city. We have the biggest...
Monday, March 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sign language interpreter bill clears Senate Commerce Committee »
By Spokesman House-passed legislation to license sign-language interpreters in Idaho has cleared a Senate committee an...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
After Emotional Hearing, Idaho House Panel OKs Bill to License Sign Language Interpreters »
By Boise Weekly More than a few tears were shed Monday morning as the Idaho House Health and Welfare Committee hosted a...

Technology
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Neural MT and blockchain are about to radically transform the translation market »
Neural Machine Translation (NMT) systems are changing the world right now! Unlike previous...
Friday, May 25, 2018
Google, Facebook, Amazon: Neural machine translation just had its busiest month ever »
While the FANG stocks (Facebook, Amazon, Netflix, Google) are having a wild ride on...
Friday, May 4, 2018
Facebook Messenger adds Spanish translations and new AR effects for businesses »
  Facebook Messenger is adding automated translations to let buyers and sellers communicate...
Thursday, April 19, 2018
Microsoft Translator gets offline AI translations »
  Chances are you mostly need a translator app on your phone while you are traveling. But th...
Friday, January 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Tech Makes Translating Content Easy—But It’s Still Not Enough »
  What would you do if you could understand any language? From the universal translator of...

Translation
Thursday, June 28, 2018
A history of machine translation from the Cold War to deep learning »
I open Google Translate twice as often as Facebook, and the instant translation of the price...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Technical translations- a balance act between accuracy and athestics »
As a technical translator, I am often faced with tight deadlines which force me to make a...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Australia’s taste for translated literature is getting broader, and that’s a good thing »
With today’s announcement of the winner of the Man Booker International Prize shortlist ,...
Monday, June 18, 2018
How and when to translate news and news graphics »
More than 60 million people in the United States speak a language other than English at home....
Friday, April 13, 2018
10 Common Translation Mistakes to Avoid »
  Translation can be easy to take for granted these days, with the availability of mobile ap...

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